Place:Nemaha, Kansas, United States

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NameNemaha
Alt namesNemahasource: Getty Vocabulary Program
NMsource: Wikipedia
TypeCounty
Coordinates39.8°N 96.017°W
Located inKansas, United States     (1855 - )
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog


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Nemaha County (standard abbreviation: NM) is a county located in the northeastern part of the U.S. state of Kansas. As of the 2010 census, the county population was 10,178. The county seat is Seneca.

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History

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On May 30, 1879, the "Irving, Kansas Tornado" passed through Nemaha county. This tornado measured F4 on the Fujita scale, and had a damage path wide and long. Eighteen people were killed and sixty were injured in this tornado.

Timeline

Date Event Source
1855 County formed Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1855 Land records recorded 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
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
1860 No significant boundary changes after this year Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1883 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 2,436
1870 7,339
1880 12,462
1890 19,249
1900 20,376
1910 19,072
1920 18,487
1930 18,342
1940 16,761
1950 14,341
1960 12,897
1970 11,825
1980 11,211
1990 10,446

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External links

http://skyways.lib.ks.us/genweb/nemaha/


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