Jump to Navigation

Tax Deed Record

Creator: Morris County. Register of Deeds

Date: 1899-1916

Level of Description: Series

Material Type: Government record

Call Number: MF 3576

Unit ID: 197505

Space Required/Quantity: Microfilm

Title (Main title): Tax Deed Record

Scope and Content

Scope and content: A microfilmed volume containing copies of tax deeds, documenting the sale of real estate at public auction due to tax delinquency of the property owner. The deeds state the name of the purchaser, name of the previous property owner, tax delinquency information, name of the county treasurer who confiscated the land, a description of the land, amount sold for, and date of public sale. The deeds are notarized and filed in the register of deeds office. They are are organized by filing date with the register of deeds. See series 197501 "Tax Sale Deed Record" for related materials.

Microfilm:

  • MF 3576 no. 2: TAX DEED RECORD - 20 1899-1916

Index Terms

Subjects

    Morris County (Kan.) -- Genealogy
    Deeds -- Kansas -- Morris County
    Land tenure -- Kansas -- Morris County
    Public land sales -- Kansas -- Morris County
    Tax-sales -- Kansas -- Morris County

Agency Classification:

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