Peru Genealogy (in Chautauqua County, KS)

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


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Peru Birth Records

1885-1911 Kansas Births and Christenings Index Ancestry online

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

Peru Cemetery Records

Booth Cemetery Find a Grave online

Kansas Deaths and Burials Index, 1885-1930 Ancestry online

Peru Cemetery Find a Grave online

Peru Census Records

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 Peru 1919, 1937, 1938, 1939, 1940, 1941, 1942, 1943, 1944, 1945, 1946, 1947, 1948, 1949, 1950, 1951, 1952, 1953, 1954, 1956, 1957, 1958, 1959, 1960, 1961 (included in Kansas City and County Census Records) Ancestry online

Federal Census of 1940, Peru, Kansas LDS Genealogy 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

Peru Church Records

1885-1911 Kansas Births and Christenings Index Ancestry online

Peru Death Records

Funeral home death listing index : Jan. 13, 1914 - Nov. 13, 2002 Family History Library

Kansas Deaths and Burials Index, 1885-1930 Ancestry online

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

Peru Immigration Records

Declarations of intention, 1871-1934, Petition for naturalization, 1920-1928 Chautauqua County, Kansas Family History Library

Kansas, Federal Naturalization Records, 1865-1984 Ancestry online

Peru Land Records

General index to deeds, 1871-1880 ; grantors, 1874-1891, and deed records, ca. 1886-1921 Chautauqua County, Kansas Family History Library

Peru Marriage Records

1811-1911 Kansas County Marriages Ancestry online

Kansas County Marriages, 1855-1911 Ancestry online

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

Marriage licenses, and other marriage records, Chatauqua County, Kansas, 1870-1913 Family History Library

Peru Newspapers and Obituaries

Chautauqua News 1876-1880 Newspapers.com online

Citizen 1909-1911 Newspapers.com online

Freeman's Lance 02/20/1891 to 08/28/1891 Genealogy Bank online

Independent 1913-1914 Newspapers.com online

Peru Eagle 1890-1891 Newspapers.com online

Peru Oil Gazette 1905-1912 Newspapers.com online

Peru Times 1886-1887 Newspapers.com online

Peru Weekly Derrick: Peru Oil Gazette and Citizen 1900-1913 Newspapers.com online

Weekly Call 1888-1889 Newspapers.com online

Offline Newspapers for Peru

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.

Chautauqua News. (Peru, Kan.) 1875-1880

Citizen. (Peru, Kan.) 1909-1911

Free Parliament. (Peru, Kan.) 1904-1905

Freeman's Lance. (Peru, Kan.) 1891-1892

Independent. (Peru, Kan.) 1913-1914

Peru Derrick. (Peru, Kan.) 1912-1913

Peru Eagle. (Peru, Kan.) 1890-1891

Peru Oil Gazette. (Peru, Kan.) 1904-1906

Peru Times. (Peru, Kan.) 1886-1887

Peru Weekly Derrick Peru Oil Gazette and Citizen. (Peru, Kan.) 1911-1913

Peru Weekly Derrick and Peru Oil Gazette. (Peru, Kan.) 1906-1911

Peru Weekly Derrick. (Peru, Kan.) 1902-1906

Weekly Call. (Peru, Kan.) 1888-1889

Peru Probate Records

1803-1987 Kansas Wills and Probate Records Ancestry online

Peru School Records

Peru High School yearbook, 1959, 1960, 1961, 1964, 1965, 1966 Classmates online

Peru High School yearbook, 1959, 1960, 1961, 1964, 1965, 1966 (included in US Yearbooks collection) MyHeritage online


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