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E. FOX, County Clerk,






Clyde              Kansas, Jan 8th 1870


Board of Commissioners met as a Board of canvasers to canvas the dates of a special election held January 4th 1870 present Commissioner Wm English H. C. Snyder and Ed Fox Deputy C.o. Clerk, Board declared  N ½  N. W. ¼  See 4 Forum 6 and S. ½ of S. W. See [xx] Forum 5 South Range [x]. West commonly known as Concordia to have 165 votes for the permanent location of the C.o. seat & Lake Sibley to have 129 votes for the permanent location of the C.o. Seat, Board Declared Concordia having the majority of all the votes cast to be the C.o. Seat of Cloud C.o. Board further ordered that the C.o. Business be moved to the C.o. seat in the specified time prescribed by Law.


I hereby certify that the above is a correct copy of the origonal on file in my Office


Ed. Fox


C.o. Clerk


[Page 2]


Filed July 4. 1870


Cloud County


Report of Vote on


County Seat


Concordia declared


to be the County Seat.


[Page 3]


Office of County Clerk


Clyde Cloud C.o. Kansas


I E, Fox County Clerk Cloud Co Kansas hereby certify that the Kan, Board of  C.o. Commissioners sitting as a Board of canvasers in and for said C.o. did on the 8 day of January 1870 declare the N ½ of the N. W. ¼ See, 4 F. 6. and the S ½ of S. W. ¼ See,  Forum 5 South Range 3 West, of the 6 Prinicipal Meridian commonly known as Concordia to be the County seat of Cloud C.o. Kansas


Witness my hand and


Official seal this


21 day of March 1870


E. Fox, C.o. Clerk


[Page 4]


Certificate of County Clerk




the location of the County


seat of   Cloud County


at “Concordia”            Filed March 30. 1870


Filed March 30. 1870.

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