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Vital Statistics Records

Creator: Riley County. County Clerk

Date: 1892-1909

Level of Description: Series

Material Type: Government record

Call Number: Microfilm reel MF767

Unit ID: 196326

Space Required/Quantity: 0.01 cubic feet

Title (Main title): Vital Statistics Records

Scope and Content

Scope and content: Includes sections for births, marriages, deaths, and contagious diseases. Typical information for births includes parents' and child's names, date and place of birth, personal information about parents including nativity and father's occupation, cause of difficult labor and means of relief (if applicable), etc. Typical information for marriages includes names of bride and groom, their ages, information about their parents, where and when they were married, etc. Typical information for deaths includes deceased's name, date and place of death, cause and any complications, etc. Typical information for contagious diseases includes individual's name and residence, age/sex/color, marital status, number of people in family and number afflicted, disease and any complications, treatment and precautions taken from spreading disease further, and information on who reported the case. See also series 196325 and 196327.

Microfilm:

  • MF 767 no. 2: VOLUME 1 1892-1909

Index Terms

Subjects

    Riley County (Kan.) -- Statistics, Vital
    Communicable diseases -- Kansas -- Riley County -- Registers
    County clerks -- Kansas -- Riley County
    Marriage -- Kansas -- Riley County -- Registers
    Registers of births, etc. -- Kansas -- Riley County

Agency Classification:

    Local Government Agencies. Riley County. County Offices. County Clerk.