Source Information

Kansas Historical Society
Ancestry.com. Kansas, City and County Census Records, 1919-1961 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2015. This collection was indexed by Ancestry World Archives Project contributors.
Original data: State Board of Agriculture. Population Schedules and Statistical Rolls: Cities (1919–1961). Kansas State Historical Society, Archives Division, Topeka, Kansas.

State Board of Agriculture. Population Schedules and Statistical Rolls: Counties (1953–1979). Kansas State Historical Society, Archives Division, Topeka, Kansas.

About Kansas, City and County Census Records, 1919-1961

This collection contains various city and county census records and population schedules from Kansas. They include information about inhabitants of a town, enumeration of livestock, and agriculture. Prior to 1953 the population schedules list the address, name of the head of household, and the number of individuals living in the household. Beginning in 1953 the schedules list all the members of the household and their ages.

Be sure to examine the images of the original forms, which can provide details about crops, livestock, and other items.

Note: The entire collection is available to browse, though at this time the searchable index is complete only for the Cities portion of the collection. A partial index for the Counties portion is included and additional records will be added in future updates.