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Kansas 1915 State Census

Kansas 1915 census pageThe Kansas State Board of Agriculture conducted a census of the state in 1915.

Contents of 1915 state census
Indexes to 1915 state census
Microfilm of census schedules

Information Contained in the Census

The 1915 census lists all members of household by name, including age, sex, race or color, and state or country of birth. Also listed: where from to Kansas (state or country) and military record (condition of discharge, state of enlistment, letter or name of company or command, number of regiment or other organization to which attached, arm of the service, and name of military prison if confined in one).

Indexes Available

Indexes on Microfilm

This microfilm circulates through interlibrary loan from KSHS. Please list the year and reel number when placing an interlibrary loan request.

Bourbon County [City of Fort Scott only]

  • 1905 KS-69 Agnes, Sister - Calkins, Henry
  • KS-1 Calkins, Mrs. Leonore - Johnson, Margaret
  • KS-2 Johnson, Marie Bourbon - Shirley, Goldie
  • KS-3 Shirley, Leona - Zimmerman, Harry

Crawford County [City of Pittsburg only]

  • KS-36 Abbet, Maude - Bowen, Maie
  • KS-37 Bowen, Mauris - Gamble, Myrtle
  • KS-38 Gamble, Pansy - McCall, Clara
  • KS-39 McCall, Laverne - Russell, Jim
  • KS-40 Russell, John - Zollar, S.

Leavenworth County [City of Leavenworth only]

  • KS-30 Agatha, Sister - Austin, Jerry
  • KS-31 Austin, Susan M. - Davis, Bertha L.
  • KS-32 Davis, C.E. - Hansen, Henry
  • KS-33 Hansen, John - Laster, Opal
  • KS-34 Lastu, ? Raymond - Petty, Anna
  • KS-35 Petty, Gladys - Thompson, Fred
  • KS-36 Thompson, George A. - Zydek, Rose

Shawnee County [Topeka & Soldier Townships only; does not include city of Topeka]

  • KS-41 Abbott, Lloyd - Mark, Herald
  • KS-42 Marken, Agusta - Zutavern, Erna

Sedgwick County [City of Wichita only]

  • KS-42 Agnesina, M. (Sister) - Anderson, Neil
  • KS-43 Anderson, Nelle - Brew, Orville
  • KS-44 Brewer, A.H. - Cole, R.E.
  • KS-45 Cole, T.C. - Dumont, Raymond
  • KS-46 Dunagan, Anna - Giles, Ben
  • KS-47 Giles, C.W. - Higgins, Bert L.
  • KS-48 Higgins, Cora M. - Kamas, Mary
  • KS-49 Kamas, Sam - Long, Melissa
  • KS-50 Long, Mildred - Merritt, E.M.
  • KS-51 Merritt, Edith - Ortega, Romain
  • KS-52 Ortez?, Nicolus - Reibenspies, A.J.
  • KS-53 Reibenspies, Clara - Shelton, Bernice
  • KS-54 Shelton, Druzilla - Sutton, W.D.
  • KS-55 Sutton, Wilbur - Watkins, Mr.
  • KS-56 Watkins, Mr. - Young, Frederick R.
  • KS-57 Young, G.C. - Zurline, Joe

Wyandotte County [Cities of Kansas City & Rosedale only]

  • KS-3 Arron, Alice - Anderson, Naoma
  • KS-4 Anderson, Nettie - Beebe, Edna
  • KS-5 Beebe, Everet - Bradford, Agnes
  • KS-6 Bradford, Carl - Byars, Maria
  • KS-7 Byars, Roy B. - Close, F.D.
  • KS-8 Close, F.J. - Cunningham, Ida
  • KS-9 Cunningham, Ida - Drees, Annie
  • KS-10 Drees, Bernard - Fees, Lusie
  • KS-11 Fees, Selvia - Garth, Fred
  • KS-12 Garth, Mary E. - Griger, J.H.
  • KS-13 Grigis, Tom - Hayes, Deloris
  • KS-14 Hayes, Dora - Hoshaw, Lizzie
  • KS-15 Hoskinson, J.W. - Johnson, Lizzie
  • KS-16 Johnson, Lola - Klepac, Louise
  • KS-17 Klepac, Mary - Leuenherter, Carrier
  • KS-18 Leuenherter, Lilly - McFarland, Lola
  • KS-19 McFarland, Louis - Matthews, Orah
  • KS-20 Matthews, P.W. - Mosley, Martha
  • KS-21 Mosley, Mary - Palic, Ellie
  • KS-22 Palice, Fred - Prater, Sarah
  • KS-23 Prater, Susan - Roberts, R.W.
  • KS-24 Roberts, Rachael - Schmitendorf, L.C.
  • KS-25 Schmitendorf, Marjorie - Smith, Bert
  • KS-26 Smith, Bertha - Stolzer, John
  • KS-27 Stolzer, John W. - Thurston, G.W.
  • KS-28 Thurston, Hellen - Ward, Ada
  • KS-29 Ward, Aggie - Wiloughby, Andrew
  • KS-30 Wilson, ? - Zypka, Vassal

Printed Indexes

Available in the Historical Society's reference room.

  • Street address indexes to Atchison, Lawrence, and Topeka
  • Butler County, Benton City only (call no. K 369.133 K133m Ser.2 v.164 p.1
  • Card index to Kiowa County
  • Riley County (call no. K 929.4 -R45 1915 vol. 1-4)

Census Microfilm
 

The 1915 state census circulates through interlibrary loan from KSHS. Please indicate year and reel number when requesting microfilm.

  • K-1 Allen County cities of Bassett, Carlyle, Elsmore, Gas City, Geneva, Humboldt & Iola [part]
  • K-2 Allen County cities of Iola [part], LaHarpe, Mildred, Petrolia, Moran & Savonburg
  • K-3 Allen County [Twps. C-G]
  • K-4 Allen County [Twps. H-S]
  • K-5 Anderson County cities of Amiot, Colony, Garnett, Greeley, Harris, Kincaid, Montida & Westphalia
  • K-6 Anderson County [Twps. I-P]
  • K-7 Anderson County [Twps. R-W]
  • K-8 Atchison city, part [Atchison Co.]
  • K-9 Atchison County cities of Atchison [part] & Effingham
  • K-10 Atchison County [Huron, Lancaster, Muscotah & Twps. B-K]
  • K-11 Atchison County [Twps. L-W]
  • K-12 Barber County [Hardtner, Hazelton, Kiowa, Medicine Lodge, Sharon, Isabel & Twps. A-E]
  • K-13 Barber County [Twps. H-V]
  • K-14 Barton County cities of Albert, Claflin, Ellinwood, Great Bend, Hoisington, Olmite & Pawnee
  • K-15 Barton County [Twps. A-G]
  • K-16 Barton County [Twps. H-W]
  • K-17 Bourbon County cities of Bronson & Fort Scott [part]
  • K-18 Bourbon County [Fort Scott, part; Fulton; Mapleton; Redfield; Uniontown; & Twps. A-E]
  • K-19 Bourbon County [Twps. F-M]
  • K-20 Bourbon County [Twps. O-W]
  • K-21 Brown County cities of Baker, Everest, Fairview, Hamlin, Hiawatha & Horton [part]
  • K-22 Brown County [Horton, part; Morrill; Powhattan; Reserve; Robinson; Willis; & Twps. A-H]
  • K-23 Brown County [Twps. I-P]
  • K-24 Brown County [Twps. Po-Z]
  • K-25 Butler County cities of Augusta, Benton, Douglass, El Dorado, Latham, Leon, Potwin, Towanda & Whitewater
  • K-26 Butler County [Twps. A-E]
  • K-27 Butler County [Twps. F-Ple]
  • K-28 Butler County [Twps. Plu-W]
  • K-29 Chase County
  • K-30 Chautauqua County [Chautauqua, Cedarvale, Niotaze, Peru, Sedan & Twps. B-C]
  • K-31 Chautauqua County [Twps. H-W]
  • K-32 Cherokee County cities of Baxter Springs, Columbus & Galena [part]
  • K-33 Cherokee County cities of Galena [part], West Mineral, Mineral & Scammon
  • K-34 Cherokee County [Weir & Twps. C-Lol]
  • K-35 Cherokee County [Twps. Low-N]
  • K-36 Cherokee County [Twps. P-R]
  • K-37 Cherokee County [Twps. S]
  • K-38 Cheyenne County
  • K-39 Clark County
  • K-40 Clay County [Clay Center, Clifton, Green, Longford, Morganville, Vining, Wakefield & Twps. A]
  • K-41 Clay County [Twps. B-Gi]
  • K-42 Clay County [Twps. Go-U]
  • K-43 Cloud County cities of Aurora, Clyde, Concordia & Glasco
  • K-44 Cloud County [Jamestown, Miltonvale & Twps. A-C]
  • K-45 Cloud County [Twps. E-O]
  • K-46 Cloud County [Twps. S]
  • K-47 Coffey County [Burlington, Gridley, Lebo, Leroy, Waverly & Twps. A-B]
  • K-48 Coffey County [Twps. C-N]
  • K-49 Coffey County [Twps. O-S]
  • K-50 Comanche County
  • K-51 Cowley County cities of Atlanta & Arkansas City
  • K-52 Cowley County cities of Burden, Dexter, Gueda Springs, Udall & Winfield
  • K-53 Cowley County [Twps. B-H]
  • K-54 Cowley County [Twps. L-Sa]
  • K-55 Cowley County [Twps. Sh-W]
  • K-56 Crawford County cities of Arcadia, Arma, Beulah, Brazilton, Breezy Hill, Capaldo, Cherokee, Chicopee, Croweburg & Curranville
  • K-57 Crawford County cities of Dunkirk, Edison, Englevale, Farlington, Franklin & Frontenac
  • K-58 Crawford County cities of Girard, Gross, Hepler, Litchfield, McCune, Midway, Monmouth, Mulberry & Opolis
  • K-59 Crawford County city of Pittsburg [part]
  • K-60 Crawford County city of Pittsburg [part]
  • K-61 Crawford County [Pittsburg, Radley, Ringo, Walnut, Yale & Twps. B-C]
  • K-62 Crawford County [Twps. G-O]
  • K-63 Crawford County [Twps. S-Wal]
  • K-64 Crawford County [Twps. Was]
  • K-65 Decatur County [Cedar Bluff, Dresden, Jennings, Danona, Norcatur, Oberlin & Twps. A-F]
  • K-66 Decatur County [Twps. G-S]
  • K-67 Dickinson County cities of Abilene, Chapman & Enterprise
  • K-68 Dickinson County cities of Herington, Hope, Manchester, Solomon & Windbine
  • K-69 Dickinson County [Twps. B-G]
  • K-70 Dickinson County [Twps. H-L]
  • K-71 Dickinson County [Twps. N-W]
  • K-72 Doniphan County [Denton, Doniphan, Elwood, Highland, Severance, Troy, Wathena, White Cloud & Twps. B]
  • K-73 Doniphan County [Twps. C-M]
  • K-74 Doniphan County [Twps. U-W]
  • K-75 Douglas County cities of Baldwin, Eudora & Lawrence, wards 1-2
  • K-76 Douglas County cities of Lawrence, wards 2-6 & Lecompton
  • K-77 Douglas County [Twps. C-M]
  • K-78 Douglas County [Twps. P-W]
  • K-79 Edwards County
  • K-80 Elk County [Elk Falls, Grenola, Howard, Longton, Moline, Oak Valley & Twps. E-H]
  • K-81 Elk County [Twps. L-N]
  • K-82 Ellis County [Ellis, Hays, Victoria & Twps. B]
  • K-83 Ellis County [Twps. C-L]
  • K-84 Ellis County [Twps. P-W]
  • K-85 Ellsworth County [Ellsworth, Holyrood, Kanopolis, Lorraine, Wilson & Twps. A-C]
  • K-86 Ellsworth County [Twps. E-W]
  • K-87 Finney County
  • K-88 Ford County cities of Buckin, Dodge City, Ford & Spearville
  • K-89 Ford County [Twps. B-W]
  • K-90 Franklin County cities of Lane & Ottawa [part]
  • K-91 Franklin County [Ottawa, part; Pomona, Rantoal, Richmond, Wellsville, Williamsburg & Twps. A-Ce]
  • K-92 Franklin County [Twps. Co-L]
  • K-93 Franklin County [Twps. O-W]
  • K-94 Geary County
  • K-95 Gove County
  • K-96 Graham County
  • K-97 Grant, Gray & Greeley Counties
  • K-98 Greenwood County [Eureka, Fall River, Hamilton, Madison, Severy & Twps. B-O]
  • K-99 Greenwood County [Twps. P-T]
  • K-100 Hamilton and Harper [Anthony, Attica, Bluff City, Freeport, Harper, Waldron & Harper Twp.] Counties
  • K-101 Harper County [Twps. A-G]
  • K-102 Harper County [Twps. L-S] and Harvey County cities of Burrton, Halstead, Hesston & Newton [part]
  • K-103 Harvey County [Newton, part; Sedgwick, Walton & Twps. A-M]
  • K-104 Harvey [Twps. N-W], Haskell and Hodgeman Counties
  • K-105 Jackson County [Circleville, Denison, Holton, Hoyt, Mayetta, Netawaka, Soldier, Whiting & Twps. A-B]
  • K-106 Jackson County [Twps. C-J]
  • K-107 Jackson County [Twps. L-W]
  • K-108 Jefferson County [McLouth, Meriden, Nortonville, Oskaloosa, Perry, Valley Falls, Winchester & Twps. D]
  • K-109 Jefferson County [Twps. F-Or]
  • K-110 Jefferson County [Twps. Os-U]
  • K-111 Jewell County [Burr Oak, Esbon, Formosa, Jewell, Mankato, Randall & Twps. A-Ha]
  • K-112 Jewell County [Twps. Hi-W]
  • K-113 Johnson County [DeSoto, Edgerton, Gardner, Lenexa, Olathe, Spring Hill & Twps. A-Mc]
  • K-114 Johnson County [Twps. M-S]
  • K-115 Kearny and Kingman [Kingman, Norwich & Twps. A-C] Counties
  • K-116 Kingman County [Twps. D-Z]
  • K-117 Kiowa County
  • K-118 Labette County cities of Altamont, Bartlett, Chetopa, Edna, Mound Valley & Oswego
  • K-119 Labette County city of Parsons
  • K-120 Labette County [Twps. C-M]
  • K-121 Labette County [Twps. N-W]
  • K-122 Lane County and Leavenworth County cities of Basehor, Easton, Fairmount, Lansing & Leavenworth, wards 1-2
  • K-123 Leavenworth city, wards 2-6
  • K-124 Leavenworth County [Leavenworth, ward 6; LeNape, Linwood, Tonganoxie & Twps. A-D]
  • K-125 Leavenworth County [Twps. E-T]
  • K-126 Lincoln County [Barnard, Beverly, Lincoln, Sylvan Grove & Twps. A-G]
  • K-127 Lincoln County [Twps. H-V]
  • K-128 Linn County [Blue Mound, LaCygne, Mound City, Parker, Pleasanton, Prescott & Twps. C-M]
  • K-129 Linn County [Twps. P-V]
  • K-130 Logan County and Lyon County cities of Allen, Americus & Emporia, wards 1-2
  • K-131 Lyon County cities of Emporia, wards 3-4; Hartford; Neosho Rapids; Olpe & Reading
  • K-132 Lyon County [Twps. A-C]
  • K-133 Lyon County [Twps. E-F]
  • K-134 Lyon County [Twps. I-W]
  • K-135 McPherson County cities Canton, Galva, Lindsborg, & McPherson
  • K-136 McPherson County [Marquette, Moundridge, Windom & Twps. B-G]
  • K-137 McPherson County [Inman & Twps. H-Ma]
  • K-138 McPherson County [Twps. Me-U]
  • K-139 Marion County cities of Burns, Durham, Florence, Hillsboro, Lehigh, Lincolnville, Lost Springs, & Marion
  • K-140 Marion County [Peabody, Ramona, Tampa City & Twps. B-C]
  • K-141 Marion County [Twps. D-Log]
  • K-142 Mairon County [Twps. Los-W]
  • K-143 Marshall County cities of Axtell, Beattie, Blue Rapids, Frankfort, Irving & Marysville
  • K-144 Marshall County [Oketo, Summerfield, Vermillion, Waterville & Twps. B-C]
  • K-145 Marshall County [Twps. E-N]
  • K-146 Marshall County [Twps. O-W]
  • K-147 Meade County
  • K-148 Miami County cities of Louisburg, Osawatomie & Paola, part
  • K-149 Miami County [Paola, part; & Twps. Ma-Mi]
  • K-150 Miami County [Twps. Mo-R]
  • K-151 Miami County [Twps. S-W]
  • K-152 Mitchell County [Beloit, Cawker City, Glen Elder & Twps. A-Be]
  • K-153 Mitchell County [Twps. Bl-H]
  • K-154 Mitchell County [Twps. L-W]
  • K-155 Montgomery County cities of Caney & Cherryvale
  • K-156 Montgomery County city of Coffeyville, part
  • K-157 Montgomery County city of Coffeyville, part
  • K-158 Montgomery County cities of Dearing, Elk, Havana, & Independence, part
  • K-159 Montgomery County cities of Independence, part & Liberty
  • K-160 Montgomery County [Twps. C-F]
  • K-161 Montgomery County [Twps. I-W]
  • K-162 Morris County [Council Grove, Dunlap, Dwight City, Parkville, White City, Wilsey & Twps. B-C]
  • K-163 Morris County [Twps. D-N]
  • K-164 Morris [Twps. O-W] and Morton Counties
  • K-165 Nemaha County cities
  • K-166 Nemaha County [Twps. A-G]
  • K-167 Nemaha County [Twps. H-W]
  • K-168 Neosho County city of Chanute
  • K-169 Neosho County [Earlton, Erie, Galesburg, St. Paul, Stark, Thayer & Twps. B-Ca]
  • K-170 Neosho County [Twps. Ce-La]
  • K-171 Neosho [Twps. Li-W] and Ness [Ness City, Ransom, Utica & Twps. B-F] Counties
  • K-172 Ness [Twps. H-W] and Norton [Almena, Clayton, Lenora, Norton & Twps. A-B] Counties
  • K-173 Norton County [Twps. C-W]
  • K-174 Osage County cities of Burlingame, Lyndon, Melvern, Osage & Carbondale
  • K-175 Osage County [ Quenemo, Scranton & Twps. A-B]
  • K-176 Osage County [Twps. D-L]
  • K-177 Osage County [Twps. M-V]
  • K-178 Osborne County [Alton, Downs, Natoma, Osborne, Portis & Twps. B]
  • K-179 Osborne County [Twps. C-L]
  • K-180 Osborne County [Twps. M-W]
  • K-181 Ottawa County [cities & Twps. B-F]
  • K-182 Ottawa County [Twps. G-S]
  • K-183 Pawnee County
  • K-184 Phillips County [Agra, Kirwin, Logan, Long Island, Phillipsburg, Prairie View & Twps. A-C]
  • K-185 Phillips County [Twps. D-M]
  • K-186 Phillips County [Twps. P-W]
  • K-187 Pottawatomie County [cities]
  • K-188 Pottawatomie County [Twps. B-R]
  • K-189 Pottawatomie [Twps. S-W] and Pratt [Pratt & Twps. B-E] Counties
  • K-190 Pratt County [Twps. G-V]
  • K-191 Rawlins County
  • K-192 Reno County cities Arlington, Buhler, Haven, Langdon, Nickerson, Partridge, Pretty Prairie, Sylvia & Turon
  • K-193 Reno County city of Hutchinson, wards 1-2
  • K-194 Reno County city of Hutchinson, wards 3-5
  • K-195 Reno County [Hutchinson, wards 5-6; South Hutchinson & Twps. A-E]
  • K-196 Reno County [Twps. G-Li]
  • K-197 Reno County [Twps. Lo-R]
  • K-198 Reno County [Twps. S-Y]
  • K-199 Republic County [cities]
  • K-200 Republic County [Twps. A-Fai]
  • K-201 Republic County [Twps. Far-W]
  • K-202 Rice County [cities]
  • K-203 Rice County [Twps. A-O]
  • K-204 Rice County [Twps. P-W]
  • K-205 Riley County cities of Leonardville & Manhattan
  • K-206 Riley County [Ogden, Randolph, Riley & Twps. A-Mad]
  • K-207 Riley County [Twps. Man-Z]
  • K-208 Rooks County [Palco, Plainville, Stockton, Woodston & Twps. A-I]
  • K-209 Rooks County [Twps. L-W]
  • K-210 Rush County
  • K-211 Russell County [Bunker Hill, Dorrance, Fairport, Gorham, Paradise, Lucas, Luray, Russell, Waldo & Twps. C-L]
  • K-212 Russell County [Twps. P-W] and Saline County cities of Assaria, Brookville, Gypsum, New Cambria & Salina, wards 1-2
  • K-213 Saline County city of Salina, wards 3-5
  • K-214 Saline County [Twps. C-O]
  • K-215 Saline County [Twps. P-W]
  • K-216 Scott and Sedgwick [towns] Counties
  • K-217 Sedgwick County city of Wichita, ward 1
  • K-218 Sedgwick County city of Wichita, ward 2
  • K-219 Sedgwick County city of Wichita, ward 3
  • K-220 Sedgwick County city of Wichita, ward 4
  • K-221 Sedgwick County city of Wichita, ward 5
  • K-222 Sedgwick County city of Wichita, ward 6
  • K-223 Sedgwick County [Twps. A-Gra]
  • K-224 Sedgwick County [Twps. Gre-N]
  • K-225 Sedgwick County [Twps. O-W]
  • K-226 Seward County
  • K-227 Shawnee County cities of Oakland, Rossville, Silver Lake, Willard & Topeka, ward 1
  • K-228 Shawnee County city of Topeka, ward 2
  • K-229 Shawnee County city of Topeka, wards 2-3
  • K-230 Shawnee County city of Topeka, ward 3
  • K-231 Shawnee County city of Topeka, ward 4
  • K-232 Shawnee County city of Topeka, ward 5
  • K-233 Shawnee County city of Topeka, ward 6
  • K-234 Shawnee County [Twps. A-M]
  • K-235 Shawnee County [Twps. R-Te]
  • K-236 Shawnee County [Twps. To-W]
  • K-237 Sheridan County
  • K-238 Sherman County
  • K-239 Smith County [Athol, Gaylord, Kensington, Lebanon, Smith Center & Twps. B-G]
  • K-240 Smith County [Twps. H-W]
  • K-241 Stafford County [Hudson, Macksville, St. John, Stafford & Twps. A-O]
  • K-242 Stafford [Twps. P-N], Stanton & Stevens Counties
  • K-243 Sumner County cities of Argonia, Belle Plains, Caldwell, Conway Springs, Geuda Springs, Hunnwell, Milan & Mulvane
  • K-244 Sumner County cities of Oxford, South Haven & Wellington
  • K-245 Sumner County [Twps. A-C]
  • K-246 Sumner County [Twps. D-H]
  • K-247 Sumner County [Twps. I-W]
  • K-248 Thomas County
  • K-249 Trego and Wabaunsee [Alma, Alta Vista, Eskridge, Harveyville, McFarland, Maple Hill, Paxico & Twps. A-G] Counties
  • K-250 Wabaunsee County [Twps. K-W]
  • K-251 Wallace & Washington [cities] Counties
  • K-252 Washington Counties [Twps. B-I]
  • K-253 Washington Counties [Twps. K-W]
  • K-254 Wichita County and Wilson County cities of Altoona, Benedict, Buffalo, Coyville & Fredonia
  • K-255 Wilson County [Neodesha, New Albany & Twps. Ce-Ch]
  • K-256 Wilson County [Twps. Cl-Neo]
  • K-257 Wilson [Twps. New-W] and Woodson [Neosho Falls, Toronto, Yates Center & Twps. B-Elm] Counties
  • K-258 Woodson County [Twps. Ev-T]
  • K-259 Wyandotte County cities of Bonner Springs & Kansas City, ward 1
  • K-260 Kansas City, ward 2
  • K-261 Kansas City, ward 3
  • K-262 Kansas City, ward 3
  • K-263 Kansas City, ward 4
  • K-264 Kansas City, ward 5
  • K-265 Kansas City, ward 5
  • K-266 Kansas City, ward 5
  • K-267 Kansas City, ward 6
  • K-268 Kansas City, ward 6
  • K-269 Kansas City, ward 7
  • K-270 Wyandotte County city of Rosedale
  • K-271 Wyandotte County [Twps. D-W]