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  • Johnson County, Kentucky

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Johnson County, Kentucky.= Official Website =History=Johnson County was formed on February 24, 1843 by the Kentucky General Assembly. At that time, its county seat of Paintsville had already been a chartered city for nine years. Homes had been built in Paintsville as early as the 1810s.Many of the families at the beginning of Johnson ...

  • University of the Ozarks

    wikipedia University of the Ozarks is a private, four-year comprehensive university located in Clarksville, Arkansas. The university’s 30-acre, tree-shaded campus sits atop College Hill, about two blocks north of downtown Clarksville. Enrollment averages around 650 students, representing 12 countries. U of O is affiliated with the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.). University of the Ozarks has be...

  • Johnson County, Iowa

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Johnson County, Iowa.Johnson County was established in December 1837 by the legislature of the Wisconsin Territory and was named for the US Vice President Richard M. Johnson. Adjacent Counties * Benton County * Linn County * Iowa County * Washington County * Cedar County * Muscatine County * Louisa County Cities, Townships & Communities

  • University of Iowa

    Wikipedia The University of Iowa (also known as the UI, or simply Iowa) is a flagship public research university in Iowa City, Iowa. Founded in 1847, Iowa is the oldest university in the state, and it is considered a Public Ivy. The University of Iowa is organized into eleven colleges offering more than 200 areas of study and seven professional degrees. The Iowa campus spans 1,700 acres cent...

  • University of Central Missouri

    Wikipedia The University of Central Missouri (UCM), formerly Central Missouri State University (CMSU), is a four-year public institution in Warrensburg, Missouri, United States. The university serves more than 12,000 students from 49 states and 59 countries on its 1,561 acre campus. UCM offers 150 programs of study, including 10 pre-professional programs, 27 areas of teacher certification and...

  • Olathe Memorial Cemetery, Olathe, Kansas

    The Olathe Memorial Cemetery, located in Olathe, Johnson County, Kansas, has played a key role in the city of Olathe since its founding 1865. Within the cemetery bounds reside many civic leaders, public servants, pioneer families, and citizens who have all contributed to Olathe’s colorful history. Official Website Find a Grave KS GenWeb

  • Johnson County, Kansas

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Johnson County, Kansas.= Official Website = History This was part of the large territory of the Osage people, who occupied lands up to present-day Saint Louis, Missouri. After Indian Removal, the United States government reserved much of this area as Indian territory for a reservation for the Shawnee people, who were relocated from ea...

  • Johnson County, Indiana

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Johnson County, Indiana.= Official Website =Johnson County was formed in 1823. It was named for John Johnson, a Justice of the Indiana Supreme Court. Adjacent Counties * Bartholomew County * Shelby County * Brown County * Morgan County * Marion County Cities, Towns & Townships *Bargersville*Blue River*Clark*Edinburgh*Farwest*Franklin ...

  • Johnson County, Missouri

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Johnson County, Missouri.The county was formed December 13, 1834 from Lafayette County and named for Vice President Richard M. Johnson. Adjacent Counties * Henry County * Cass County * Pettis County * Jackson County * Lafayette County Cities, Villages & Communities *Centerview*Chilhowee*Holden*Kingsville*Knob Noster*La Tour*Leeton*Pos...

  • Johnson County, Texas

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Johnson County, Texas.= Official Website =Johnson County was created in 1854 and was named for Middleton Johnson, a Texas Ranger, soldier, and politician. The first settler of Johnson County was Henry Briden, who built a log cabin on the Nolan River in 1849. His log cabin still exists, and can be seen along State Highway 174 in Rio V...

  • Utley Cemetery, Johnson County, Arkansas

    This project is for those buried in Utley Cemetery, Johnson County, Arkansas. There is no sign for the cemetery. It is located approximately 100 yards north of the intersection of US Highway 64 and County Road 1715. Find a Grave

  • Johnson County, Arkansas

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Johnson County, Arkansas.Formed on November 16, 1833, the county was named for Benjamin Johnson, a Territorial Judge. The notorious bandit Bill Doolin, the founder of the Wild Bunch, was born in Johnson County in 1858 and shot to death on capture in Oklahoma in 1896. Adjacent Counties * Franklin County * Madison County * Logan County ...

  • Iowa City, Iowa

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Iowa City, Johnson County, Iowa. It is not to be confused with Iowa County = Official Website = History Wikipedia Iowa City is a city in Johnson County, Iowa, United States. It is the home of the University of Iowa and county seat of Johnson County.Iowa City was the second capital of the Iowa Territory and the first capital city of th...

  • Sunset Hill Cemetery, Warrensburg, Missouri

    This project is for those buried in Sunset Hill Cemetery, Warrensburg, Johnson County, Missuori. The cemetery is located on 610 Colbern and is also known as City Cemetery . From the Warrensburg, Missouri Website : When Sunset Hill began in 1868, the cemetery contained 13 acres, was in somewhat of a rectangular shape, but had small projections in the northeast corner and at the entrance. Near...

  • Johnson County, Nebraska

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Johnson County, Nebraska.= Official Website =The county was formed in 1855, and was organized in 1857. It was named for Richard Mentor Johnson, who was Vice President of the United States from 1837 to 1841. Adjacent Counties * Gage County * Lancaster County * Otoe County * Pawnee County * Nemaha County Communities *Cook*Crab Orchard*E...

  • Kansas State University

    Wikipedia =Kansas State University, commonly shortened to Kansas State or K-State, is a public doctoral university with its main campus in Manhattan, Kansas, United States. Kansas State was opened as the state's land-grant college in 1863 – the first public institution of higher learning in the state of Kansas. It had a record high enrollment of 24,766 students for the Fall 2014 semester.Branch...

  • Overland Park, Kansas

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Overland Park, Kansas. Official Website Overview Wikipedia Located in Johnson County, Overland Park traces its roots to 1905, with the arrival of its founder, William B. Strang Jr. who began to plot subdivisions along an old military roadway, which later became the city's principal thoroughfare. Strang developed large portion...

  • Johnson County, Tennessee

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Johnson County, Tennessee.Johnson County was created in 1836 and was named after Thomas Johnson, an early settler. Adjacent Counties * Ashe County, NC * Grayson County, Virg. * Watauga County, NC * Avery County, NC * Carter County * Sullivan County * Washington County, Virg. Towns & Communities

  • Johnson County, Illinois

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Johnson County, Illinois.Johnson County was organized in 1812 out of Randolph County. It was named for Richard M. Johnson, who was then a U.S. Congressman from Kentucky. It is located in the southern portion of Illinois known locally as "Little Egypt". Adjacent Counties * Massac County * Pope County * Pulaski County * Saline County *...

  • Johnson County War

    The Johnson County War, also known as the War on Powder River and the Wyoming Range War, was a series of range conflicts that took place in Johnson County, Wyoming between 1889 and 1893. The conflicts started when cattle companies ruthlessly persecuted supposed rustlers throughout the grazing lands of Wyoming. As tensions swelled between the large established ranchers and the smaller settlers i...

  • Johnson County, Wyoming

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Johnson County, Wyoming.= Official Website =Johnson County was created on December 8, 1875, as Pease County and was organized in 1881. The county was named for Dr. E. L. Pease of Uinta County. In 1879 and was renamed Johnson, for E. P. Johnson, a Cheyenne attorney.In April 1892, Johnson County was the scene of the Johnson County War ,...

  • Johnson County, Georgia

    This project is a compilation of the research recently done for Johnson County, Georgia. Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Johnson County.* Johnson County, Georgia * Welcome to Johnson County Georgia * Johnson County