From our Genealogy Experts: Johnson County, Kansas

Research Guide

From our Genealogy Experts: Johnson County, Kansas

Explore Johnson County marriage records, cemetery information, a local obituary index, collections of digitized photos and newspapers and links to much more.

Genealogy Resource Kit 
Online resources and Library holdings for genealogy research.

JoCoHistory Collections 
Explore more than 40,000 digitized historical photographs and maps documenting the people, places and organizations of Johnson County from the 19th century to the present.

JoCoHistory Obituary Index 
Citations for obituaries from local newspapers dating from the late 19th century to the present.

Johnson County Access to Records 
About the County Archives Research Room and historic documents available to the public. Schedule a visit!

Johnson County Genealogical Society and Library, Inc. 
A non-profit organization open to all who are interested in genealogy and who share the Society's objectives. Meetings are held monthly (except December) at the Johnson County Central Resource Library.

Johnson County KSGenWeb 
A volunteer-supported repository of local information for genealogy research that includes indexed public records, cemeteries, surnames and more.

Marriage Records for Johnson County 
An index of Johnson County District Court records from the 19th century to the present that includes marriage licenses searchable by name. KSGenWeb also offers a transcribed Johnson County Archives index of marriages 1857-1907 to browse by name, and the Kansas State Historical Society has a partial Kansas Marriage Index that includes Johnson County marriages 1954-1861 and some later dates.

Olathe Memorial Cemetery Burial Search 
Find burial dates for those buried at the Olathe Memorial Cemetery.