Cloud County Genealogical Society
P.O. Box 202
Concordia, Ks. 66901

CCGS Library is available for research during the hours of the Frank Carlson Library and contains;
+ Microfilm of Cloud County newspapers, Federal  
    census 1870-1930,  State agricultural census  
    1874-1925, plus Federal Census for all  6 
     counties adjoining Cloud County.
+ comprehensive library of genealogy resources for
    Cloud Co  including transcriptions of the Catholic
    Church records for  St. Joseph, Aurora & Clifton.
+ Indexes to the 1880,1885 & 1895 census.
+ Plat maps for Land ownership in Cloud Co.
+ Complete index to all Cloud Co. Cemeteries. Early
     Death Indexes  to 1911. Burial/Death records for
     Concordia to 1989.
+ Basic books from other Kansas Counties and
    general genealogy books from other states.
+ Extensive collection of French-Canadian 
    resources including  records  from Kansas,
    Illinois, & Canada.
+ Local Family histories.
+ Publications for sale.


Frank Carlson Library
702 Broadway
Concordia, Kansas

+ Basic genealogy books and videos 
  for the beginning family collection
+ General Kansas History collection.
+ Internet for non-subscription  
    genealogy websites.
+ Interlibrary loan service to access
     holdings of other libraries including
     microfilms from the Kansas State 
     Historical Society. 
+ Public access to the private library of
   the Cloud County Genealogical   
+ 2 microfilm reader/printers, copy 
     machines & microfiche reader.

Hours are Summer
 M & Th. 9 am – 8 pm
 Tu & Wed. 9 am – 5:30 pm
 Fri & Sat 9 am – 5 pm
 Sunday = Closed
  M-Thu. 9 am - 8 pm
  Fri, - Sat. 9 am – 5 pm.
Glasco Public Library
                   Glasco,  Kansas  67455

+ Microfilm of the Glasco Sun Newspapers
+ Microfilm of the Simpson Newspapers
                     Clyde Public Library
                         107 S. Green St.
                    Clyde, Kansas  66938

+ Turner Funeral Home Records


Churches of the County

Contact the individual churches after checking records at the libraries and the museums. Church records are not public records the are business records. However some churches do have volunteers that will assist you with their records or will look-up genealogy related information for you. Each congregation has their own policies concerning their materials and each has different forms of record keeping.


Concordia Chamber of Commerce
& Cloud Co. Travel & Tourism
606 Washington St.
Concordia, Ks. 66901

+ Information on lodging, camp grounds &
    businesses in Concordia and Cloud Co.
+ Maps of the area

Information on this page is provided so that you 
may best use your time and resources while
doing research in Cloud Co., Kansas

When in Concordia if you park at the Frank Carlson
Library it is a short 1/2 block walk to either
the Historical Museum or the Courthouse. 

Cloud County Historical Museum
635 Broadway
Concordia, Kansas 66901
e-mail at

+ All county newspapers on microfilm
+ County plat maps
+ Rigby & Wilson Funeral Home records
+ Concordia City Directories
+ Extensive collection of local history materials & displays  
    featuring many local businesses & organizations from all
    over Cloud Co.
+ Microfilm reader/printer, copy machine.

Tues. - Sat. 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Closed Sun. - Mon.

Cloud County Courthouse
8th St. & Broadway
Concordia, Kansas 66901

County Clerk
+ Early Births, Marriages, Deaths. Prior to July 01, 1911 these records were NOT required by the St. of Kansas so these records are not complete. The events were recorded only if the physician thought to stop by the courthouse and record the event. Marriages are listed in this office and the Magistrate Judges office so check both places.  

Register of Deeds

+ All land records are recorded here
+ Some old school records

Magistrate Judges Office
+ Wills & Probate records are all filed here
+ Marriage records are officially filed here

District Court
+ Naturalization records 
+ Divorce records
+ Small claims
+ Lawsuits

Please be considerate of the office personnel. When they are busy try another office and come back at a later time. Generally they do allow research on your own but there are exceptions. Requests to them for research are generally forwarded to the Cloud Co. Genealogical Society as the courthouse personnel do not have time for research requests. 


Church Of Later-Day Saints
Family History Center
1022 E. 11th St.
Concordia, Kansas 66901
785-243-5072 or 9773
Open Wednesday evenings

+ Access to the records and archives of the Church of
     Later-Day Saints in Salt Lake City, Utah.
+ Research assistance
Please call for hours


Kansas Dept. of Health & Environment 
Marriage,Birth,Death Certificates

Kansas Historical Society 

State of Kansas Official Website