Kansas Council of Genealogical Societies, Inc.

For Genealogical Help in Finney County, contact:

Finney County Genealogical Society

PO Box 592

Garden City, KS  67846-0592

e-mail: bjstr@sbcglobal.net

FI   Finney County, Kansas, was established in 1883.  It was created out of Arapahoe, Grant, Kearney, & Sequoyah counties, and named for David Finney, who was the 10th Lieutenant Governor of Kansas. The county seat of Finney County is Garden City, Kansas.

Old, Newspaper

Finney County Old News

courtesy of the Kansas Old Newspaper Transcribers Guild (KCGS)

Suicide of John Regier

GARDEN CITY - A German, aged about 25 years, John Regier by name, threw himself in front of the east-bound Santa Fe passenger train and was ground to pieces. He was a stranger here, coming from Pueblo about a week ago. He had but $6 on his person when killed. His...

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