Genealogy Research

City of Washington -- Washington City Cemetery records are kept at City Hall. To request information contact City of Washington, P.O. Box 296, 301 C Street, Washington, KS 66968. Phone 785/325-2284.

Washington County Courthouse -- Washington County Clerk's office has incomplete birth and death records from 1887-1912. After 1912, record are available at the State of Kansas Department of Vital Statistics. To request information write to Washington County Courthouse, County Clerk's Office, 214 C Street, Washington, KS 66968. Phone 785/325-2974.

Washington County Historical Society -- Has list of all cemeteries in Washington County and several years of old newspapers. To request information contact Washington County Historical Society, 206 Ballard Street, Washington, KS 66968. Phone 785/325-2198.

Washington County News -- Newspapers from 1950 and going through the present. Might be a few books of 1930 and 1940 but they are very fragile and not in good shape. Persons wanting information may view the books at the Washington County News, 303 C Street, Washington, KS 66968. Phone 785/325-2219.

This website, Find a Grave, can also be a valuable resource when searching for burials or cemeteries.


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