Brown County Genealogical Society
116 South 7th Street, Hiawatha, KS 66434
The Brown County genealogical research library contains records from many northeast Kansas counties, including Brown, Doniphan, Nemaha, Jackson, Atchison, and Shawnee. The library has census records for selected northeast Kansas counties, an extensive collection of Brown County newspapers from 1864 to 1998, and a few newspapers from Atchison and Doniphan Counties. Other Records include immigration records, census records, cemetery records from many counties in Kansas, Brown County probate records, Brown County tax assessment rolls, Brown County school records, old plat maps, files of births, obituaries, and marriages, rolls of microfilm of census records and older newspapers from towns in Brown County. In addition, the library has a collection of family histories and genealogical information of other states as well.