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Transcript Deeds Index - Davis Co. to Riley Co.

Creator: Riley County. Register of Deeds

Date: 1859-1880

Level of Description: Series

Material Type: Government record

Call Number: Microfilm reel MF552

Unit ID: 196314

Space Required/Quantity: 0.01 cubic feet

Title (Main title): Transcript Deeds Index - Davis Co. to Riley Co.

Scope and Content

Scope and content: Direct and reverse index of deeds. Information recorded includes date received, grantor's and grantee's names (or vice versa), nature of instrument (warranty, mortgage, release, etc.), page number, remarks, and a brief description of the tract. Arranged alphabetically by surname. See series 196315 for copies of deeds.


No Locators Identified


  • MF 552 no. 2: NO LTR/NUM 1859-1880

Index Terms


    Commissioners of deeds -- Kansas -- Riley County
    Deeds -- Kansas -- Riley County -- Indexes
    Real property -- Ownership

Agency Classification:

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


General Note: Davis and Riley Counties exchanged territory in 1873. Davis County, named after Jefferson Davis (who was then Secretary of War) by the territorial legislature when the county was established, was renamed Geary County in 1889.