The Cowley County Coordinator is Karen Rodenbaugh.|
We are updating and adding information to the site almost daily. Check back often and please if you have any information at all that would be helpful to fellow genealogists researching Cowley County, we would like to post it on this site.
PLEASE EMAIL all submissions to be posted on the site to: Heather Andes
GUIDELINES for submitting information and photos.
Thanks to Steve Ruggles & everyone else who posted information on the site previous
We'd like to thank the wonderful people who volunteer their time and resources helping researchers find information on their ancestors.
If you request a favor from one of our volunteers, please show genealogical courtesy and offer to reimburse them for their gas, film, postage, etc. when making your request.
Cowley County Links
Who Are We ....Unidentified Photos with Cowley Co. connections
Join the Cowley County Mailing List:
Cowley County Surnames
Cowley County Cemeteries
The Cowley County Heritage Book
- Old Photos
- Families of Cowley Co.
History of Towns
- Cowley County Churches
- Stone Bridges of Cowley County
- The 1883 Cowley County Pensioners List
- Rural Cowley County Schools
- Lutheran Children's Home
- East Central Cowley County Historical Society, Inc.
- Old Newspaper Articles - transcibed by Mary Ann Wortman
- Medearis Ledger of Marriages & Funerals
- Obituaries in the Winfield Courier
- Obituaries in The Arkansas City Traveler:
- Cowley County Queries
Kansas Cemeteries with map links at EPODUNK.COM.
Researchers helping Researchers at
Random Acts of Genealogical Kindness
Sources for Local Information
- The Books of Cowley County
- William G.
Cutler's History of the State of KS: COWLEY COUNTY.
- Sites with Cowley County History and People
- Cowley County Genealogical Society
1518 East 12th, Winfield, KS 67156
CCGS has cemetery information and newspaper obituaries for years 1969-2002. Also early marriage, birth and death information.
- Cherokee Strip Land Rush Museum email@example.com
PO Box 778 * Arkansas City, KS 67005 * FAX 620-441-4332 * PH# 620-442-6750
Located 1.6 miles south of intersection US 166 (Madison) & US 177 (Summit)
The museum has cemetery burials & newspaper obits provided by The CCGS
Hours: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m., Tuesday - Saturday and 1 p.m. - 5 p.m. on Sunday
- Cowley County Historical Society Museum
The museum is open 10-4 Tues.-Sat. 1-4 Sun, closed Mondays untill Aug. 20. After that we are open 1-4 Tues.-Sun., closed Monday. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
We have a large library of geneology information including grave yard registrations.
Bruce Hedrick, Director ........ 620-221-4811
- Cowley County Courthouse
311 E 9th, Winfield, Kansas 67156.
Located 2 blocks E from the corner of Main Street (US 77) & 9th Avenue (US 160)
- District Court - 620-221-5470 or 620-441-4520
- Probate Court - 620-221-5471 or 620-441-4521 Marriage Records
- Registrar of Deeds - 620-221-5460 or 620-441-4560
- County Clerks Office - 620-221-5400
- Ark City Home Page
- Ark City Public Library
- Ark City Chamber of Commerce email@example.com
106 S. Summit * Ark City, KS * Ph# 620-442-0236
- Convention & Visitor Bureau cvbdirection@arkcityorg
Address same as Ark City Chamber of Commerce
- City of Winfield Home Page
- Winfield Public Library - firstname.lastname@example.org
Winfield, Ks. 67156
- Cowley County
- Cowley County Community College
- Southwestern College, Winfield
Online Searchable Death Indexes & Records
GENEALOGICAL BUMPER STICKERS & LAWS OF GENEALOGY
US GenWeb Links
Site Updated: Thursday April 8,2010
Email corrections and submissions to: Heather Andes