Adams County, Nebraska

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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Nebraska]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Adams County''' <br>
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'''Adams County, Nebraska''' genealogy and family history research page. Guide to genealogy, history, and courthouse sources including birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, wills, deeds and land records, Civil War records, family histories, cemeteries, churches, tax records, newspapers, and obituaries.
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<br> {{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Adams County
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| county_map = 200px-Map of Nebraska highlighting Adams County svg.bmp
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| state = Nebraska
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| latd = 39.99
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| longd = 91.19
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| founded title = [[Nebraska County Creation Dates and Parent Counties|Founded]]
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| founded year = 1867
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| founded date = February 16
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| seat wl= Hastings
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| building image = Adams county courthouse.gif
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| building image size = 100px
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| building image cap = Photo courtesy [[]]
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| building address = '''[[Adams County, Nebraska Courthouse|Adams County Courthouse]]'''<br>4th and Denver Streets<br>Hastings, Nebraska 68901<br>Phone: 402.461.7107
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.adamscounty.org/ Adams County Courthouse]<br>500 W 5th; <br>Hastings, NE 68901<br>Phone: 402.461.7107<br><br>County Judge has marriage and probate records.<br>Clerk District Court has divorce and land records. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Adams County, Nebraska page 428, {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
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:*[[Mormon Trail]] 1846 to 1869 from Nauvoo, Illinois to Salt Lake City, Utah<ref>"The Pioneer Story: The Mormon Pioneer Trail" in ''The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints'' at http://lds.org/gospellibrary/pioneer/pioneerstory.htm (accessed 18 July 2011).</ref>
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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*[[Hastings Nebraska Family History Center]]
  
 
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Revision as of 19:26, 1 February 2013

This article is about a southern Nebraska county. For other uses, see Adams.

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Adams County, Nebraska genealogy and family history research page. Guide to genealogy, history, and courthouse sources including birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, wills, deeds and land records, Civil War records, family histories, cemeteries, churches, tax records, newspapers, and obituaries.

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Coordinates: 39.99°0′N 91.19°0′W / 39.99°N 91.19°W / 39.99; -91.19

Adams County, Nebraska
Map
Map of Nebraska highlighting Adams County
Location in the state of Nebraska
Map of the U.S. highlighting Nebraska
Location of Nebraska in the U.S.
Facts
Founded February 16, 1867
County Seat Hastings
Courthouse
Adams county courthouse.gif
Photo courtesy [[]]
Address Adams County Courthouse
4th and Denver Streets
Hastings, Nebraska 68901
Phone: 402.461.7107

Contents

County Courthouse

Adams County Courthouse
500 W 5th;
Hastings, NE 68901
Phone: 402.461.7107

County Judge has marriage and probate records.
Clerk District Court has divorce and land records. [1]

History

Parent County

1867--Adams County was created 16 February 1867 from unorganized territory. County seat: Hastings [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

For tips on accessing Adams County, Nebraska census records online, see: Nebraska Census.

Church

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Hastings

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Migration

Early migration routes to and from Adams County, Nebraska for European and African American settlers included:

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

  • USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
  • Family History Library Catalog

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Adams County, Nebraska page 428, At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
  3. Jim Tompkins, "The Oregon Trail 1841-1848 Map II" in Oregon Trail Landmarks at http://www.oregonpioneers.com/OTMap2.jpg (accessed 18 July 2011).
  4. "Oregon California Trails Association" at http://octatrails.micromaps.com/ (accessed 18 July 2011).
  5. "The Pioneer Story: The Mormon Pioneer Trail" in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints at http://lds.org/gospellibrary/pioneer/pioneerstory.htm (accessed 18 July 2011).