Place:Brown, Kansas, United States

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NameBrown
Alt namesBRsource: Wikipedia
Brownsource: Getty Vocabulary Program
TypeCounty
Coordinates39.8°N 95.583°W
Located inKansas, United States     (1855 - )


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Brown County (county code BR) is a county located in Northeast Kansas, in the Central United States. As of the 2010 census, the county population was 9,984. Its county seat and most populous city is Hiawatha. Brown County is the location of the Kickapoo Indian Reservation of Kansas, the majority of the Sac and Fox Reservation and the majority of the Iowa Reservation of Kansas and Nebraska.

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Timeline

Date Event Source
1855 County formed Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1857 Marriage records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1857 Probate records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1858 Land records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1859 Court records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1860 First census Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1870 No significant boundary changes after this year Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1888 Birth records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources

Population History

source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
Census Year Population
1860 2,607
1870 6,823
1880 12,817
1890 20,796
1900 22,369
1910 21,314
1920 20,949
1930 20,553
1940 17,395
1950 14,651
1960 13,229
1970 11,685
1980 11,955
1990 11,128

Note: Total for 1860 excludes the portion of Kansas Territory that became part of Colorado Territory in 1861. Total for 1890 includes 66 non-Indians on Indian reservations in Brown and Jackson Counties and 7 Indians in prison, not reported by county.. Total for 1890 includes Indian population (477) of Kickapoo, Iowa, and Chippewa and Munsee Indian Reservations, reported separately.

Cemeteries

Cemeteries of Brown County, Kansas, United States

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Resources

Brown County KSGenWeb

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source: Family History Library Catalog


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