Kansas Council of Genealogical Societies, Inc.

There is currently no functioning Genealogy Society in Lincoln County.

LC   Lincoln County, Kansas, was established in 1867.  It was named for President Abraham Lincoln who had died 2 years earlier.  The county seat of Lincoln County is Lincoln, Kansas.

Other County Genealogical Resources

  • County GenWeb
  • County American Local History Network (ALHN)
  • County Genealogy Trails
  • County Find-A-Grave
  • County Courthouse
  • County Resources
  • County Genealogy – FamilySearch

Old, Newspaper

Lincoln County Old News

courtesy of the Kansas Old Newspaper Transcribers Guild (KCGS)

Jane Richardson Fatally Burned

SYLVAN GROVE - Mrs. Jane Richardson's clothing caught fire while she was burning leaves in the yard, and before the flames could be extinguished she was fatally burned.  Her clothing was burned entirely from her body, and in many places the flesh was cooked.  Mrs....

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