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Marshall County, Kansas

Date Established: August 25, 1855
Date Organized:
Location: Kansas map showing location of Marshall County
County Seat: Marysville
Origin of Name: For Frank [or Francis] J. Marshall, member of the first territorial legislature, who operated a ferry on the Big Blue River at the Oregon Trail crossing.
Cities & Townships
PlacePopulation (2010 census)
Balderson Township  82 
Bigelow Township  37 
Blue Rapids City Township  1,116 
Blue Rapids Township  59 
Center Township  128 
Clear Fork Township  45 
Cleveland Township  77 
Cottage Hill Township  132 
Elm Creek Township  180 
Franklin Township  316 
Guittard Township  373 
Herkimer Township  223 
Lincoln Township  121 
Logan Township  272 
Marysville (city)  3,294 
Marysville Township  233 
Murray Township  614 
Noble Township  195 
Oketo Township  234 
Richland Township  154 
Rock Township  137 
St. Bridget Township  173 
Vermillion Township  879 
Walnut Township  118 
Waterville Township  805 
Wells Township  120 
Total population: 10,117 

Township map of Marshall County, 2000
Population:
1860 (2,280)
1870 (6,901)
1880 (16,136)
1890 (23,912)
1900 (24,355)
1910 (23,880)
1920 (22,730)
1930 (23,056)
1940 (20,986)
1950 (17,926)
1960 (15,598)
1970 (13,139)
1980 (12,787)
1990 (11,705)
2000 (10,965)
2010 (10,117)
Other Resources: Post offices in Marshall County
Cemeteries in Marshall County, As of 1906
Newspapers Available on Microfilm
Townships and Independent Cities in Marshall County
Bibliography
Kansas Memory
Links to Other Sites: Marshall County page [Blue Skyways]
Marshall County GenWeb
Early Kansas Maps [KanColl]
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