DK Dlckinson County, Kansas, was established in 1857. It was named for Daniel Dickinson, a U.S. Senator from New York who supported Kansas statehood. The county seat of Dickinson County is Abilene, Kansas.
Probation Denied For Alleged Slayer Abilene, KS - To no one's surprise, Joseph Brigman's application for probation on a burglary charge was denied Monday in Dickinson County District Court by Judge William D. Clement. In the time between when Brigman was returned from...read more
The U.S. government has brought suit against about 1,000 settlers in Dickinson, Saline, and Ellsworth counties, in Kansas, to recover land purchased by the settlers of the Union Pacific railway. The Hutchinson Gazette, Hutchinson KS. Thursday, January 24, 1895. Page...read more
ABILENE. Hon. J. R. Burton, of Abilene, asserts that the published surmises that he is about to leave Kansas have only the slight foundation that he has made some investments in Colorado. He says that he expects to live, die, and be buried in Kansas; the two latter...read more
ABILENE. Not Crazy. Mrs. Maggie Crane, through the complaint of Dr. Curtis, was taken before Probate Judge Culbertson last Saturday to have her sanity or insanity passed upon. The case was adjourned by the Judge until nine o’clock, Monday morning, when it was...read more