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Vital Statistics

Creator: Jefferson County. County Clerk

Date: 1892-1910

Level of Description: Series

Material Type: Government record

Call Number: AR1930, AR4995, AR7687

Unit ID: 59426

Space Required/Quantity: Microfilm

Title (Main title): Vital Statistics

Scope and Content

Scope and content: Microfilmed copies of vital statistics from Jefferson County, mostly from the county's health officer. Includes records of birth, 1892-1910 (with information such as newborn's name, sex, and race; parents' names; date of birth; whether it was a natural or difficult labor and how relieved if so, etc.); records of death including undertakers' report, 1892-1904 (with information such as decedent's name, age, sex, and race; marital status; date and cause of death; duration of disease and of complications, if any, etc.); record of marriages, 1892-1904 (with information such as names of bride and groom and of parents; age and race of bride and groom; date of license and of ceremony; name of individual who performed ceremony, etc.); and records of contagious diseases, 1892-1902 (with information such as name of individual afflicted; number of individuals in family or household and how many afflicted; disease; treatment; quarantine procedures or how else contagion was dealt with, etc).

Microfilm:

  • AR 1930: Public Health Officer register of births, deaths, marriages, & contagious diseases 1892-1904
  • AR 4995: Public Health Officer register of births, deaths, marriages, & contagious diseases 1892-1904
  • AR 7687: County clerk birth register 1892-1910

Index Terms

Subjects

    Death records
    Jefferson County (Kan.) -- Statistics, Vital
    Communicable diseases -- Kansas -- Jefferson County
    Marriage records -- Kansas -- Jefferson County
    Registers of births, etc. -- Kansas -- Jefferson County

Agency Classification:

    Local Government Agencies. Jefferson County. County Offices. County Clerk.