Place:McPherson, Kansas, United States

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NameMcPherson
Alt namesMcPhersonsource: Getty Vocabulary Program
MPsource: Wikipedia
TypeCounty
Coordinates38.4°N 97.667°W
Located inKansas, United States     (1870 - )
See alsoHarvey, Kansas, United StatesChild county (source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990)
Reno, Kansas, United StatesChild county (source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990)
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog


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McPherson County (standard abbreviation: MP) is a county located in the U.S. state of Kansas. As of the 2010 census, the county population was 29,180. The largest city and county seat is McPherson. The county is named for Civil War General James B. McPherson. The McPherson Micropolitan Statistical Area includes all of McPherson County.

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Timeline

Date Event Source
1870 County formed Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1870 First census Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1870 Land records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1870 Marriage records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1870 Probate records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1871 Court records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1880 No significant boundary changes after this year Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1885 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
1870 738
1880 17,143
1890 21,614
1900 21,421
1910 21,521
1920 21,845
1930 23,588
1940 24,152
1950 23,670
1960 24,285
1970 24,778
1980 26,855
1990 27,268

Research Tips

The McPherson County Old Mill Museum houses the McPherson County Library and Archives, and can be contacted by email for research help.

External links

www.mcphersoncountyks.us


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