Kansas Council of Genealogical Societies, Inc.

There is currently no functioning Genealogy Society in Ellis County.

Thank You to Lee, Jaimie, & Betty of the Ellis County Historical Society for Co-Hosting the 2016 KCGS Genealogy Conference in Hays.

ELLIS COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY & MUSEUM
100 West 7th Street – Hays, KS 67601
Phone:  (785) 628-2624

 

EL   Ellis County, Kansas, was established in 1867.  It was named for George Ellis, a Union Lieutenant in the Civil War.  The county seat of Ellis County is Hays, Kansas.

Old, Newspaper

Ellis County Old News

courtesy of the Kansas Old Newspaper Transcribers Guild (KCGS)

Whiskey Sellers Fined

Five whisky sellers at Hays City were yesterday fined $100 each and given thirty days in jail.  The Wichita Daily Eagle, Wichita, Kansas.  Friday, August 9, 1889.  Page 4. (c) Transcribed by Darren McMannis for the Kansas Council of Genealogical Societies,...

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