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Vital Statistics Register - Births, Deaths, Marriages

Creator: Sumner County. Wellington

Date: 1887-1911

Level of Description: Series

Material Type: Government record

Call Number: Unavailable

Unit ID: 59723

Space Required/Quantity: Microfilm

Title (Main title): Vital Statistics Register - Births, Deaths, Marriages

Scope and Content

Scope and content: Births register is the only one dating from 1887-1911; marriages and deaths only go back to 1893. All information recorded chronologically. Information recorded for births includes newborn's name/sex/weight/date of birth/place of birth/any cause for difficult labor and how it was relieved, as well as information regarding the parents, including names, ages, nativities, father's occupation, etc.
Information recorded for marriages includes bride's and groom's names/ages/color/occupations/nativities/parents' names/number of marriage (first, second, etc.), as well as date of license, place of marriage, and by whom married.
Information recorded for deaths includes name/age/sex/color, marital status, cause of death, occupation of deceased, nativity, place of death, duration of disease, any complication(s) and for how long, date of death, parents' names and places of birth, etc.


No Locators Identified


  • AR 1200: 1887-1911

Index Terms


    Wellington (Kan.) -- Genealogy
    Wellington (Kan.) -- History
    Death records
    Genealogy -- Kansas -- Sumner County
    Marriage records -- Kansas -- Sumner County
    Registers of births, etc. -- Kansas -- Sumner County

Agency Classification:

    Local Government Agencies. Sumner County. County Offices. County Clerk.
    Local Government Agencies. Sumner County. Cities. Wellington.

Additional Information for Researchers

Reproduction: Filmed by KSHS in 1978. (Loaned by private donor)