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 List of Kansas Counties

Belpre | Kinsley | Lewis | Nettleton | Offerle | Wendell

Homesteading in Edwards County

Lewis

Situated on land that was purchased by the Lewis family in January 1882, Lewis was a latecomer to the county. Jane W. Lewis had the northwest quarter of her land conveyed to the Lewis Town Company, and the section was platted on May 22, 1886.

The ethnicity of its settlers is not known.

Sources

Richardson, Myrtle H. "Oft' Told Tales: A History of Edwards County, Kansas, to 1900". Lewis, KS: The Lewis Press, 1976.

Hours and Contacts

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

Spring Hours:
Sun:             1:00 pm - 2:00 am
Mon-Thurs: 7:30 am - 2:00 am
Friday:         7:30 am - 7:00 pm
Sat:            10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Phone: 785.628.4434
Fax: 785.628.4096
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Mailing Address:
   Forsyth Library
   600 Park Street
   Hays, KS 67601
Physical Address:

   502 South Campus Drive
   Hays, KS 67601-4099

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