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There is currently no functioning Genealogy Society in Lane County.

 

LN   Lane County, Kansas, was established in 1873.  It was named for James Lane, a U.S. Senator from Kansas and a promotor of the Free State movement.  The county seat of Lane County is Dighton, Kansas.

Old, Newspaper

Lane County Old News

courtesy of the Kansas Old Newspaper Transcribers Guild (KCGS)

Son Born to Clarence Smith

DIGHTON - Dighton relatives are in receipt of news of the birth of a son to Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Smith, of Manchester, Okla. Mr. Smith was a former resident of White Rock.  The Dighton Herald, Dighton, Kansas. Friday, June 23, 1916. (c) Transcribed by Sonya Thomas...

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Will Settles & Edna Lambert

DIGHTON - Will Settles and Miss Edna Lambert of the Healy neighborhood, were united in marriage by Probate Judge Bates at his office, yesterday. The Dighton Herald, Dighton, Kansas. Friday, June 23, 1916. (c) Transcribed by Sonya Thomas for the Kansas Council of...

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John Williams Dead

DIGHTON - John Williams of Bentley Kansas who owns the farm occupied by W.H. Streeter, died June 2nd.  The Dighton Herald, Dighton, Kansas. Friday, June 23, 1916. (c) Transcribed by Sonya Thomas for the Kansas Council of Genealogical Societies, Inc.

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Mrs. Goodman’s Sister

DIGHTON.  Mr. and Mrs. Elbert Goodman were called to Summer County this week on account of the death of Mrs. Goodman’s sister.The Dighton Herald, Dighton, Kansas. Friday, June 23, 1916. (c) Transcribed by Sonya Thomas for the Kansas Council of Genealogical Societies,...

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Cow Killed By Lightning

DIGHTON NEWS: Sam Culbertson had a valuable cow killed by lightning, Sunday night. The high wind, Monday night did considerable damage to windmills and outbuildings.  The Dighton Herald, Dighton, Kansas.  Friday, June 23, 1916.  (c) Transcribed by Sonya Thomas for the...

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