There is currently no functioning Genealogy Society in Ellsworth County.
EW Ellsworth County, Kansas, was established in 1867. It was named for Fort Ellsworth, which was a Union fort in the area during the Civil War. The county seat of Ellsworth County is Ellsworth, Kansas.
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
While the people of Dacey, a small town south of Ellsworth, on the St. Louis & San Francisco railroad, were preparing to observe Decoration Day they were startled by the announcement that William Strong had killed his wife, and then going to the house of a neighbor...read more