AL Allen County, Kansas, was established in 1855. It was one of Kansas’ original 36 counties and named for William Allen, U.S. Senator from Ohio who was a strong supporter of westward expansion. The county seat of Allen County is Iola, Kansas.
Geneva is situated two and a half miles north of the Neosho river - eight miles north-west of Iola and about seventy-five miles south of Lawrence. It contains two stores, one hotel, one blacksmith shop, one wagon maker's shop, two carpenter shops, two Churches, and a...read more