Wichita Genealogical Society - 1987
Wichita Genealogical Society Keeper of the Plains

Coroner Records Index

This database includes Sedgwick County Coroner records from index cards that were transcribed by WPA workers in the 1930s.
 
The data in the PDF file contains all of the names and dates of deaths listed in the cards. If anyone wants information on the cause of death, they can contact Records Management at the Sedgwick County Courthouse at 316-660-9846 or 9847 and they can scan and email a copy of the card.
 
Please have all the data available when calling: Name(s) book number, and date of death. More than 3,000 names are listed, some as early as 1890, the last appears to be 1938.