Kansas Council of Genealogical Societies, Inc.

For Genealogical Help in Dickinson County, contact:

Dickinson County Historical Society

412 S Campbell St

Abilene, KS  67410-2905

e-mail: heritagecenterdk@sbcglobal.net

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.

Old, Newspaper

Dickinson County Old News

courtesy of the Kansas Old Newspaper Transcribers Guild (KCGS)

Not Leaving Kansas

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...

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Not Crazy

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...

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