Abstracts of Tax Assessment Rolls
Creator: Kansas. Auditor of State
Level of Description: Series
Material Type: Government record
Call Number: Unavailable
Unit ID: 195118
Space Required/Quantity: 0.96 cubic feet
Title (Main title): Abstracts of Tax Assessment Rolls
Scope and Content
Scope and content: Series contains multiple folders with charts entitled "Abstract of the Assessment Roll" for a given county, dated 1862-1873. The abstracts list townships and cities within a county, including the acreage, number of town lots, personal property, railroad property, related aggregate values, and total taxable valuation of all property within the county. Included is a folder of charts documenting bonded indebtedness and expenditures such as salaries of county officials, school related expenses, and the expenses of county institutions. They also list state funds and the taxes collected to support each fund. The box in range 035 contains 1878 poll books documenting early township elections for location offices. The majority of these come from Shawnee County townships. See series 193184 "Abstracts Of Assessments From Counties" for related records.
Specific Contents Identified:
Headings or descriptors assigned to subsections of the material, for example labels on a particular box or group of boxes.
- 1862-1873; all counties Allen-Wyandotte
- 1864-1866, 1871; all counties Allen-Wyandotte
- 1867-1868; all counties Allen-Wyandotte
- 1874; Allen-Wyandotte; 1871 - also contains miscellaneous tax assessment documents and poll books from the state auditor.
Kansas. Auditor of State
Real property tax -- Kansas
Tax assessment -- Kansas
Creators and Contributors
Kansas State Agencies. Office of the Auditor of State. Multiple subunits/subunit not defined.
Additional Information for Researchers
Ownership/Custodial Hist.: The records were received from the Secretary of State's Office, however, these records were created by the Auditor of State and likely transferred to the Secretary of State in 1975 when the Auditor of State was abolished.