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Homesteading in Norton County

Densmore

This settlement was founded and laid out in 1874 by John T. Densmore. The town site was platted on April 13, 1881. Some of the early settlers were from Holland and Ireland, having lived in other states before they came to Kansas.

Sources

Bowers, D. N. Seventy Years in Norton County, Kansas, 1872-1942. The Norton County Champion,
Norton, Kansas, 1942.

Nicholson, John H. A History of Norton County, Kansas. Masters Thesis,
Colorado State College of Education, 1941.

 

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Monday,April 21 Forsyth will close at 10 pm because of no electricity

Spring Hours:
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Friday:         7:30 am - 7:00 pm
Sat:            10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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   600 Park Street
   Hays, KS 67601
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   Hays, KS 67601-4099

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