Burt County, Nebraska Genealogy

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Argo Cemetery
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Deman Hinds Cemetery
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Holy Family Country Cemetery
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Grace Cemetery or Grace Lutheran Cemetery
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Paddock Hill Cemetery
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Pioneer Cemetery (located in Cuming Co., but operated by Oakland, Burt Co., NE)<br>
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Small Burial Plot
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Silver Creek Cemetery<br>
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St. Paul's Cemetery
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St. John's Lutheran Church &amp; Cemetery<br>
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Unidentified Cemetery
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unnamed Cemetery at Tekamah, NE<br>
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==== Census<br> ====
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In addition to the federal census of 1860, 1870, 1880, 1900, 1910, 1920, and 1930 (check Nebarska State census page for availability) Burt County can also be found in several territorial and state census.&nbsp; Some of those are posted online:<br>
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[http://www.usgennet.org/usa/ne/topic/resources/OLLibrary/Journals/NMGR/Vol13/nmgrp006.html#cc 1854 NE Territorial Census, District 6 (Burt &amp; Washington Counties)]<br>
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[http://www.usgennet.org/usa/ne/topic/resources/OLLibrary/Journals/NMGR/Vol18/nmgrp006.html#cc 1856 NE Territorial Census for Burt County]<br>
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[http://www.usgennet.org/usa/ne/county/burt/olres/burttax1872.html Burt County Taxes of April 1872]<br>
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[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~usgenweb/ne/state/1885cens.htm 1885 NE State Census for Burt County]<br>
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1890-1 [http://www.usgennet.org/usa/ne/county/burt/olres/gazeterb.html Business Directory] &amp; [http://www.usgennet.org/usa/ne/county/burt/olres/gazeterf.html Farmer's List] of the Nebraska State Gazetteer : Burt County<br>
  
 
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[http://www.usgennet.org/usa/ne/county/burt/olres/whoswho/whosburt.htm Who's Who in Burt County, Nebraska, 1940. by Douglas C. Sutherland.] Transcribed by Karen Elliott for NEGenWeb Project.<br>  
 
[http://www.usgennet.org/usa/ne/county/burt/olres/whoswho/whosburt.htm Who's Who in Burt County, Nebraska, 1940. by Douglas C. Sutherland.] Transcribed by Karen Elliott for NEGenWeb Project.<br>  
  
[http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm4/document.php?CISOROOT=/FH33&CISOPTR=33799 A Craig scrapbook: a story of a village in Burt County, Nebraska] by Lang, Russell Clark; Baltimore, Maryland: Gateway Press, c2008 Available online by BYU Digital Archives.<br>
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[http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm4/document.php?CISOROOT=/FH33&CISOPTR=33799 A Craig scrapbook: a story of a village in Burt County, Nebraska] by Lang, Russell Clark; Baltimore, Maryland: Gateway Press, c2008 Available online by BYU Digital Archives.<br>
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[http://www.usgennet.org/usa/ne/county/burt/olres/official.htm 1884 Atlas of State: Record of County Officials of Burt County, Nebraska 1855 - 1884.] Transcribed and submitted by Bonnie Marks for USGenWeb Project.<br>
  
 
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==

Revision as of 08:29, 29 June 2010

United States  > Nebraska > Burt County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1854--Burt County was created 23 November 1854 as an original county. County seat: Tekamah [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

  • Craig
  • Decatur
  • Lyons
  • Oakland
  • Tekamah

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Argo Cemetery

Deman Hinds Cemetery

Holy Family Country Cemetery

Grace Cemetery or Grace Lutheran Cemetery

Paddock Hill Cemetery

Pioneer Cemetery (located in Cuming Co., but operated by Oakland, Burt Co., NE)

Small Burial Plot

Silver Creek Cemetery

St. Paul's Cemetery

St. John's Lutheran Church & Cemetery

Unidentified Cemetery

unnamed Cemetery at Tekamah, NE

Census

In addition to the federal census of 1860, 1870, 1880, 1900, 1910, 1920, and 1930 (check Nebarska State census page for availability) Burt County can also be found in several territorial and state census.  Some of those are posted online:

1854 NE Territorial Census, District 6 (Burt & Washington Counties)

1856 NE Territorial Census for Burt County

Burt County Taxes of April 1872

1885 NE State Census for Burt County

1890-1 Business Directory & Farmer's List of the Nebraska State Gazetteer : Burt County

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

History of the State of Nebraska first published in 1882 by The Western Historical Company, A. T. Andreas, Proprietor, Chicago, IL. Includes a detailed chapter on Burt County. Republished on the web by NEGenWeb Project Resource Center On-Line Library. (Andreas' History of the State of Nebraska: Burt County Produced by Karen Elliott.)

"Burt County Nebraska in the World War, VICTORY" 1919 , published by The Burt County Herald, Tekamah, NE. (Produced by William Wever, T&C Miller with index.)Republished on the web by NEGenWeb Project Resource Center On-Line Library.

"Noteworthy Men of Tekamah and Vicinity", by Ott Brothers, 1905. Republished on the web by NEGenWeb Project Resource Center On-Line Library.

A history of Burt County, Nebraska : from 1803 to 1929. Wahoo, Neb. : Ludi Print. Co., [1929?] Available online through Heritage Quest (check with your local library through which you may have access already to Heritage Quests databases) Also available online through BYU Digital Archives.

Story of an old town : with reminiscences of early Nebraska and biographies of pioneers by DeMilt, A. P.  Omaha, Neb. : Douglas Print. Co. 1902 [about Decatur, Burt County, NE, chapter 6 is about early Burt County in general with biographical sketches] Available online through Heritage Quest (check with your local library through which you may have access already to Heritage Quests databases).

Who's Who in Burt County, Nebraska, 1940. by Douglas C. Sutherland. Transcribed by Karen Elliott for NEGenWeb Project.

A Craig scrapbook: a story of a village in Burt County, Nebraska by Lang, Russell Clark; Baltimore, Maryland: Gateway Press, c2008 Available online by BYU Digital Archives.

1884 Atlas of State: Record of County Officials of Burt County, Nebraska 1855 - 1884. Transcribed and submitted by Bonnie Marks for USGenWeb Project.

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).