Leavenworth County KS

Lookup Public Records in Leavenworth County, Kansas. Including Vital Birth and Death Records, Deeds, Probate, Property Records, Mortgages, Liens, Judgments, Marriage Licenses, Voter Registrar, Payroll, Military Discharges.

Leavenworth County, Kansas Overview

Leavenworth County is located in the state of Kansas. The county was formed in August 25, 1855 and named after Henry Leavenworth. The county seat is Leavenworth. As of 2013, the county has a population of 78185. The county has a total area of 469 square miles, 463 square miles of which is land, and 6.1 square miles is water. The county consists of 13 ZIP codes, with ZIP code 66048 recorded as the one with the largest population. Leavenworth County borders the following counties: Platte County, Missouri to the north; Wyandotte County, Kansas to the east; Jefferson County, Kansas to the west; Atchison County, Kansas to the northwest; Douglas County, Kansas to the southwest, and; Johnson County, Kansas to the southeast.

Leavenworth County Clerk Information

The primary duties of the office, as required by law, are:

  • Official secretary of the Board of County Commissioners
  • Serves as the Leavenworth County Election Officer
  • Prepares the tax roll for the county and then furnishes an abstract of the taxes to be collected by the County Treasurer
  • Assists township and drainage districts with budget preparation
  • Maintains the record of all special assessments, both county and city
  • Transfers ownership of all real estate for tax assessment roll, accepts new plats and checks for accuracy
  • Keeps records of all county receipts and expenditures
  • …among other duties the office performs.

    Below is the physical address of the County Clerk:
    Janet Klasinski, County Clerk
    300 Walnut St., Suite 106
    Leavenworth, KS 66048
    Phone: (913) 684-0421

    Register of Deeds

    The Register of Deeds is responsible for all transactions relating to real estate located in Leavenworth County. This includes deeds, mortgages, affidavits, assignment, easement, oil and gas leases, surveys, death certificates, plats and maps. The Register of Deeds also files financing statements and security agreements on personal property under the uniform commercial code, Federal and state liens, and military discharges.

    Name and property searches can be done with Fidlar Technologies’ Tapestry. There is a search fee of $5.95. Searches date back to 5/1/1989 by name or legal description. There are also images of documents prior to 1989, yet these documents have not been indexed. You would need to know the book and page number to access these images, which go back to 1976.

    Below is the physical address of the Register of Deeds:
    Stacy R. Driscoll, Register of Deeds
    300 Walnut Street
    Leavenworth, KS 66048
    Phone: (913) 684-0424

    Appraiser

    The assessment of property, except for utility owned property, for the purpose of property taxes in Kansas is the responsibility of the County Appraiser.

    The Appraiser’s Office provides an online parcel search. Search results can be toggled on the sidebar depending on the information needed. Available information include general info, residential, commercial, agricultural, map, building sketch, and full report. You’ll need credentials in order to view more information about the parcel search results.

    Below is the physical address of the Appraiser:

    300 Walnut Street, Suite 202
    Leavenworth, KS 66048
    Phone: (913) 684-0440

    Court Clerk Information

    The Kansas Open Records Act allows you to inspect and obtain copies of public records maintained by Kansas courts, as long as those records are not exempt from disclosure. Some case information is available online through appellate case search or district case search (fee-based). Many records maintained by Kansas courts are open for inspection. More commonly requested records include court case files and transcripts, final judgments from civil and criminal cases, court budgets, and certified oaths of office.

    Below is the physical address of the Court Clerk:
    Janet Westbrook, Clerk of District Court
    601 S. 3rd Street, Suite 3051
    Leavenworth, KS 66048
    Phone: (913) 684-0700
    Fax: (913) 684-0492

    Leavenworth, KS Genealogy and Ancestry Records
    Source: U.S. Census Bureau, USA Counties Data File Downloads
    Total Ancestries Reported 2005-200988,836
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - United States or American - 2005-20095,848
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Arab - 2005-2009111
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - British - 2005-2009385
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Czech - 2005-2009449
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Danish - 2005-2009463
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Dutch - 2005-20091,941
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - English - 2005-20097,538
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - European - 2005-20091,586
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - French (except Basque) - 2005-20092,579
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - French Canadian - 2005-2009542
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - German - 2005-200921,659
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Greek - 2005-200985
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Hungarian - 2005-2009152
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Irish - 2005-200912,600
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Italian - 2005-20092,471
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Lithuanian - 2005-2009142
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Norwegian - 2005-2009864
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Polish - 2005-20092,447
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Portuguese - 2005-200938
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Russian - 2005-2009262
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Scotch-Irish - 2005-20091,695
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Scottish - 2005-20091,642
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Slovak - 2005-200988
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Subsaharan African - 2005-20091,264
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Swedish - 2005-20091,540
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Swiss - 2005-2009510
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Ukrainian - 2005-200988
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Welsh - 2005-2009550
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) - 2005-200969
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Other Groups - 2005-200917,676
    Leavenworth County Marriage License Office
    In order to obtain a marriage license in Leavenworth County, the applicants must apply together, in person, at the County Clerk’s office. Both parties must present their state-issued picture ID, military ID, or passport, and know their social security number
    State Law:Marriage – Section 23, Art. 1 and Premarital Agreements – Section 23, Art. 24
    All State Statutes: Information is online at the State Website
    Office:Leavenworth County Marriage License
    Location:601 South 3rd Street, Leavenworth, Kansas, 66048
    Phone:913-684-0700

    Leavenworth County Clerk’s Office
    County Government Office

    Address: 300 Walnut St # 106, Leavenworth, KS 66048, United States
    Phone: 913-684-0421

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