Kansas Council of Genealogical Societies, Inc.

There is currently no functioning Genealogy Society in McPherson County.

For Genealogical Help in McPherson County, contact KCGS Member:

McPherson County Old Mill Museum

120 E Mill St

Lindsborg, KS  67456


MP   McPherson County, Kansas, was established in 1867.  It was named for James Birdseye McPherson, a Union General in the Civil War. The county seat of McPherson County is McPherson, 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

McPherson County Old News

courtesy of the Kansas Old Newspaper Transcribers Guild (KCGS)

Rawson Reunion

Eighty-year-old twins Henry A. Rawson, Marquette, and H. Alfred Rawson of Wamego, enjoyed a reunion with their oldest sister, Mrs. Ellen Lattimore, 87, of Mt Clemens, Mich., their youngest sister, Mrs. Paul Cobb of Los Angeles, and a brother, Paul Rawson with his wife...

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Tornado Damages McPherson

A Tornado Damages McPherson A tornado passed over the east part of the city of McPherson yesterday afternoon at 2:30 o'clock, destroying three houses and injuring slightly two daughters of A. J. Brown.  After leaving McPherson the storm traveled in a northeastern...

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