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Vital Statistics Register

Creator: Elk County. Register of Deeds

Date: 1875-1911

Level of Description: Series

Material Type: Government record

Call Number: Unavailable

Unit ID: 199012

Space Required/Quantity: Microfilm only

Title (Main title): Vital Statistics Register

Scope and Content

Scope and content: Record of births, deaths, and marriages in Elk County. Information provided for births may include name, sex, and color of newborn; date and place of birth; parents' names and nativities; whether child is legitimate and born alive; difficulty of labor; and name of medical attendant. Information provided for deaths may include name, age, sex, and race of deceased; former occupation; nationality; marital status; complications if any and duration of disease; and the names of the undertake and attendant physician. Information for marriages may include names, ages, and races of bride and groom; occupations; parents' names; number of marriage for each (first, second, etc.), and dates of licensure and marriage, along with name and title of individual who performed ceremony.


No Locators Identified


  • MF 7588: Birth, Death, Marriage 1875-1911

Related Records or Collections

Related materials: A digitized version is on FamilySearch at https://familysearch.org/search/film/007744954?cat=1325608.

Index Terms


    Elk County (Kan.) -- Genealogy
    Elk County (Kan.) -- Statistics, Vital
    Death records
    Marriage records -- Kansas -- Elk County
    Registers of births, etc. -- Kansas -- Elk County

Agency Classification:

    Local Government Agencies. Elk County. County Offices. Register of Deeds.