Ottawa Genealogy (in Franklin County, KS)

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NOTE: Additional records that apply to Ottawa are also found through the Franklin County and Kansas pages.


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Ottawa Birth Records

1885-1911 Kansas Births and Christenings Index Ancestry online

Kansas, Birth Records, 1911-present Kansas Office of Vital Statistics

Vital statistics register, 1892-1907 Family History Library

Ottawa Cemetery Records

Evergreen Mound Baxter Cemetery Find a Grave online

Foster Cemetery Find a Grave online

Fouts Cemetery Find a Grave online

Highland Cemetery Find a Grave online

Highland Cemetery Billion Graves online

Hope Cemetery Find a Grave online

Hope Cemetery, Ottawa, Kansas. WorldCat

Interment register, 1865-1913 Family History Library

Kansas Deaths and Burials Index, 1885-1930 Ancestry online

Mount Calvary Cemetery Find a Grave online

Peoria Cemetery Find a Grave online

Peoria Cemetery Billion Graves online

Ottawa Census Records

1855 Kansas State Census Ancestry online

1856 Kansas State Census Ancestry online

1859 Kansas State Census Ancestry online

1865 Kansas State Census Ancestry online

1875 Kansas State Census Ancestry online

1885 Kansas State Census Ancestry online

1895 Kansas State Census Ancestry online

1905 Kansas State Census Ancestry online

1915 Kansas State Census Ancestry online

1925 Kansas State Census Ancestry online

City Census for Ottawa 1919, 1937, 1938, 1939, 1940, 1941, 1942, 1943, 1944, 1945, 1946, 1947, 1948, 1950, 1951, 1952, 1953, 1954, 1956, 1957, 1958, 1959, 1960, 1961 (included in Kansas City and County Census Records) Ancestry online

Kansas State Census Collection, 1855-1925 Ancestry online

U.S. Federal Census 1790-1940 Ancestry online

U.S. Federal Census 1790-1940 MyHeritage online

United States Federal Census, 1790-1940 Family Search online

Ottawa Church Records

1885-1911 Kansas Births and Christenings Index Ancestry online

Church records, 1884-1934 (St. Paul's Evangelical Lutheran Church (Ottawa, Kansas)) Family History Library

Ottawa City Directories

Directory of the City of Ottawa, 1884 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry online

Ottawa (Kansas) city directories Family History Library

Ottawa City Directory 1921 MyHeritage online

Ottawa City Directory 1924 MyHeritage online

Ottawa City Directory 1926 MyHeritage online

Ottawa City Directory 1928 MyHeritage online

Ottawa City Directory 1930 MyHeritage online

Ottawa City Directory 1938 MyHeritage online

Ottawa City Directory 1941 MyHeritage online

Ottawa City Directory 1946 MyHeritage online

Ottawa City Directory 1953 MyHeritage online

Ottawa City Directory 1957 MyHeritage online

Ottawa City Directory 1959 MyHeritage online

Ottawa, KS 1903-1933 City Directories Allen County Public Library

Ottawa, KS, 1903-1921 City Directories Allen County Public Library

Ottawa, Kansas, City Directory, 1903 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry online

Ottawa, Kansas, City Directory, 1905 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry online

Ottawa, Kansas, City Directory, 1907 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry online

Ottawa, Kansas, City Directory, 1910 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry online

Ottawa, Kansas, City Directory, 1913 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry online

Ottawa, Kansas, City Directory, 1916 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry online

Ottawa, Kansas, City Directory, 1921 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry online

Ottawa, Kansas, City Directory, 1924 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry online

Ottawa, Kansas, City Directory, 1926 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry online

Ottawa, Kansas, City Directory, 1928 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry online

Ottawa, Kansas, City Directory, 1930 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry online

Ottawa, Kansas, City Directory, 1933 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry online

Ottawa, Kansas, City Directory, 1936 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry online

Ottawa, Kansas, City Directory, 1938 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry online

Ottawa, Kansas, City Directory, 1941 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry online

Ottawa, Kansas, City Directory, 1946 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry online

Ottawa, Kansas, City Directory, 1950 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry online

Ottawa, Kansas, City Directory, 1953 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry online

Ottawa, Kansas, City Directory, 1955 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry online

Ottawa, Kansas, City Directory, 1957 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry online

Ottawa, Kansas, City Directory, 1959 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry online

Polk's Ottawa (Franklin County, Kans.) city directory Family History Library

Polk's Ottawa City Directory, 1961 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry online

Polk's Ottawa City Directory, 1962 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry online

Ottawa Death Records

Funeral registers, 1912-1919 Family History Library

Kansas Deaths and Burials Index, 1885-1930 Ancestry online

Kansas, Death Records, 1911-present Kansas Office of Vital Statistics

Lamb-Roberts Funeral Home (Ottawa, Kan.) undertaker register 1912-1919. WorldCat

Surname index to obituaries appearing in the Ottawa Herald, Ottawa, Kansas, 1981-1990 WorldCat

Vital statistics register, 1892-1907 Family History Library

Ottawa Immigration Records

Kansas, Federal Naturalization Records, 1865-1984 Ancestry online

Naturalization records, 1869-1928 Family History Library

Ottawa Land Records

Deed records, 1857-1908; General index, 1857-1901 Family History Library

Ottawa Map Records

Bird's-eye view map of Ottawa, the largest city of its age in Kansas, 1872 : looking south-west Library of Congress online

Ottawa 1872 Bird's Eye View Map (in U.S. Historic Land Ownership and Reference Atlases) Ancestry online

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Ottawa, Franklin County, Kansas, June 1893 Library of Congress online

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Ottawa, Franklin County, Kansas, May 1899 Library of Congress online

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Ottawa, Franklin County, Kansas, October 1884 Library of Congress online

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Ottawa, Franklin County, Kansas, September 1888 Library of Congress online

Ottawa Marriage Records

1811-1911 Kansas County Marriages Ancestry online

Kansas County Marriages, 1855-1911 Ancestry online

Kansas, Compiled Marriage Index from Select Counties, 1854-1873 Ancestry online

Kansas, Marriage Records, 1913-present Kansas Office of Vital Statistics

Marriage records, 1858-1918 Family History Library

Vital statistics register, 1892-1907 Family History Library

Ottawa Newspapers and Obituaries

Campus 1917-1937, 1943-1967 Newspaper Archive at FindMyPast online

Costigan's Weekly 1898-1898 Newspapers.com online

Dart 1896-1896 Newspapers.com online

Educational Aid 1892-1893 Newspapers.com online

Evening Herald 1896-1914 Newspapers.com online

Fireside, Factory and Farm 1886-1888 Newspapers.com online

Franklin County Booster 1921-1922 Newspapers.com online

Franklin County Press 1903-1903 Newspapers.com online

Franklin County Record 1899-1899 Newspapers.com online

Free-Thought Vindicator 1895-1895 Newspapers.com online

Freethought Ideal and Vindicator 1901-1901 Newspapers.com online

High School Opinion 1895-1898 Newspapers.com online

Independent-Journal 1870-1906 Newspapers.com online

Irrigation Farmer 1895-1896 Newspapers.com online

Kansas Baptist Union 1896-1896 Newspapers.com online

Kansas Common School Record 1890-1890 Newspapers.com online

Kansas Free Trader 1883-1884 Newspapers.com online

Kansas Grange Monthly 1918-1984 Newspapers.com online

Kansas Home News 1879-1880 Newspapers.com online

Kansas Lever 1888-1895 Newspapers.com online

Mission Banner 1891-1891 Newspapers.com online

Mustard Seed 1888-1889 Newspapers.com online

New Thought Ideal and Health Vindicator 1901-1901 Newspapers.com online

Ottawa Bulletin 1869-1870 Newspapers.com online

Ottawa Campus 1884-1930 Newspapers.com online

Ottawa Campus 1907-1946 Newspapers.com online

Ottawa Commercial Bulletin 1894-1894 Newspapers.com online

Ottawa Courier 1892-1893 Newspapers.com online

Ottawa Daily Eagle 1896-1896 Newspapers.com online

Ottawa Daily Local-News 1886-1888 Newspapers.com online

Ottawa Daily Republic 1879-1902 Newspapers.com online

Ottawa Daily Republic 1892-1914 Newspapers.com online

Ottawa Daily Republican 1900 Newspaper Archive at FindMyPast online

Ottawa Evening Journal 1915-1916 Newspapers.com online

Ottawa Free Trader 1883-1883 Newspapers.com online

Ottawa Gazette 1879-1879 Newspapers.com online

Ottawa Guardian 1901-1919 Newspapers.com online

Ottawa Herald 04/08/1996 to Current Genealogy Bank online

Ottawa Herald 1882-2009 Newspapers.com online

Ottawa Herald 1941, 1955-2014 Newspaper Archive at FindMyPast online

Ottawa Independent 1905-1905 Newspapers.com online

Ottawa Leader 1880-1881 Newspapers.com online

Ottawa Leader 1882-1883 Newspapers.com online

Ottawa Lever 1887-1893 Newspapers.com online

Ottawa Tribune 1889-1893 Newspapers.com online

Ottawa Weekly News 1934-1934 Newspapers.com online

Ottawa Weekly Republic 1873-1906 Newspapers.com online

Ottawa Weekly Times 1894-1898 Newspapers.com online

Ottawa World 1917-1922 Newspapers.com online

R.R. Employes' Companion 1888-1890 Newspapers.com online

Sunday Bee 1888-1888 Newspapers.com online

Surname index to obituaries appearing in the Ottawa Herald, Ottawa, Kansas, 1981-1990 WorldCat

Times-Leader 1893-1893 Newspapers.com online

Triumph 1875-1877 Newspapers.com online

Weekly Broad-Axe 1898-1898 Newspapers.com online

Western Home Journal 1865-1869 Newspapers.com online

Offline Newspapers for Ottawa

According to the US Newspaper Directory, the following newspapers were printed, so there may be paper or microfilm copies available. For more information on how to locate offline newspapers, see our article on Locating Offline Newspapers.

Daily Local-News. (Ottawa, Kan.) 1885-1886

Evening Herald and the Ottawa Daily Republic. (Ottawa, Kan.) 1915-1916

Evening Herald. (Ottawa, Kan.) 1896-1914

Independent-Journal. (Ottawa, Kan.) 1905-1906

Kansas Home News. (Ottawa, Kan.) 1879-1880

Kansas Lever. (Ottawa, Kan.) 1887-1889

Kansas Lever. (Ottawa, Kan.) 1893-1895

Ottawa Bulletin. (Ottawa, Kan.) 1893-1895

Ottawa Courier. (Ottawa, Kan.) 1892-1893

Ottawa Daily Local-News. (Ottawa, Kan.) 1886-1888

Ottawa Daily Republic. (Ottawa, Kan.) 1902-1914

Ottawa Daily Republican. (Ottawa, Kan.) 1879-1902

Ottawa Daily Tribune. (Ottawa, Kan.) 1891-1892

Ottawa Evening Journal. (Ottawa, Kan.) 1915-1916

Ottawa Guardian. (Ottawa, Kan.) 1901-1919

Ottawa Herald. (Ottawa, Kan.) 1889-1895

Ottawa Herald. (Ottawa, Kan.) 1916-Current

Ottawa Independent and Journal. (Ottawa, Kan.) 1902-1905

Ottawa Journal and Triumph. (Ottawa, Kan.) 1877-1897

Ottawa Journal. (Ottawa, Kan.) 1870-1877

Ottawa Journal. (Ottawa, Kan.) 1898-1902

Ottawa Leader. (Ottawa, Kan.) 1880-1881

Ottawa Leader. (Ottawa, Kan.) 1882-1883

Ottawa Lever. (Ottawa, Kan.) 1889-1893

Ottawa Republican and Weekly Times. (Ottawa, Kan.) 1898-1899

Ottawa Republican-Times. (Ottawa, Kan.) 1899-1902

Ottawa Republican. (Ottawa, Kan.) 1873-1898

Ottawa Tri-Weekly Times and Bulletin. (Ottawa, Kan.) 1895-1896

Ottawa Tribune and the Williamsburg Eagle. (Ottawa, Kan.) 1889-1890

Ottawa Tribune. (Ottawa, Kan.) 1889-1891

Ottawa Tribune. (Ottawa, Kan.) 1890-1893

Ottawa Weekly Herald. (Ottawa, Kan.) 1895-1915

Ottawa Weekly Republic. (Ottawa, Kan.) 1902-1906

Ottawa Weekly Times. (Ottawa, Kan.) 1896-1898

Ottawa World. (Ottawa, Kan.) 1917-1926

Queen City Herald. (Ottawa, Kan.) 1882-1889

R.R. Employes' Companion. (Ottawa, Kan.) 1888-1890

State Press. (Ottawa, Kan.) 1878-1879

Triumph. (Ottawa, Kan.) 1875-1877

Western Home Journal. (Ottawa, Kan.) 1865-1869

Ottawa Probate Records

1803-1987 Kansas Wills and Probate Records Ancestry online

Ottawa School Records

Ottawa High School - Recorder Yearbook (Ottawa, KS), 1924, 1930, 1937, 1940, 1941, 1942, 1947, 1948, 1949, 1950, 1951, 1952, 1953, 1954, 1955, 1956, 1957, 1958, 1960 E Yearbook online

Ottawa High School yearbook, 1924 (May), 1930, 1937, 1940, 1941, 1942, 1947, 1948, 1949, 1950, 1951, 1952, 1953, 1954, 1955, 1956, 1957, 1958, 1960, 1961, 1962, 1966, 1977 (included in US Yearbooks collection) MyHeritage online

Ottawa High School yearbook, 1924 (May), 1930, 1937, 1940, 1941, 1942, 1947, 1948, 1949, 1950, 1951, 1952, 1953, 1954, 1955, 1956, 1957, 1958, 1960, 1961, 1962, 1966, 1977, 1984, 1985, 1989, 2000, 2001, 2002 Classmates online

Ottawa High School yearbooks, 1924, 1930, 1937, 1940, 1942, 1946, 1947, 1948, 1949, 1950, 1951, 1952, 1953, 1954, 1955, 1956, 1957, 1958, 1959, 1960, 1961, 1962, 1964, 1966, 1977, 1984, 1985, 1989 (included in US School Yearbooks) Ancestry online

Ottawa University - Ottawan Yearbook (Ottawa, KS), 1910, 1914, 1915, 1919, 1920, 1921, 1922, 1923, 1924, 1925, 1926, 1927, 1949, 1950, 1951, 1966, 1967 E Yearbook online

Ottawa University yearbooks, 1919, 1920, 1921, 1922, 1923, 1924, 1925, 1926, 1927, 1949, 1950, 1951 (included in US School Yearbooks) Ancestry online

Tauy Talk 1931-1992 Ottawa University online

The Boxer 1901-1901 Ottawa University online

The Ivy Leaf 1902-1902 Ottawa University online

The Le Loup News 1923-1923 Ottawa University online

The Mahsinegun 1903-1903 Ottawa University online

The Ottawa Bulletin 1869-1870 Ottawa University online

The Ottawa Campus 1884-2011 Ottawa University online

The Ottawan - 1919, Ottawa University (Kan.) Genealogy Gophers online

The Ottawan - 1921, Ottawa University (Kan.) Genealogy Gophers online

The Ottawan - 1922, Ottawa University (Kan.) Genealogy Gophers online

The Ottawan 1908-1943 Ottawa University online

The Sagamore 1907-1907 Ottawa University online


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