Clay County, Nebraska

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
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== History  ==
 
== History  ==
  
[[Image:Henry Clay.JPG|thumb|right|300px|U.S. Speaker of the House Henry Clay (1777-1852)]]  
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The county is named after U.S. Speaker of the House [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Henry_Clay Henry Clay] (1777-1852).<ref>[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Henry_Clay "Henry Clay,"] Wikipedia.</ref>
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The county is named after U.S. Speaker of the House [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Henry_Clay Henry Clay] (1777-1852).<ref>[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Henry_Clay "Henry Clay,"] Wikipedia.</ref>  
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
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'''1867--'''Clay County was created 16 February 1867 from unorganized territory. <br>'''County seat:''' Clay Center <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
 
'''1867--'''Clay County was created 16 February 1867 from unorganized territory. <br>'''County seat:''' Clay Center <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
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== Places/Localities  ==
 
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Adams_County,_Nebraska|Adams]]
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*[[Adams County, Nebraska|Adams]]  
*[[Fillmore_County,_Nebraska|Fillmore]]
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*[[Fillmore County, Nebraska|Fillmore]]  
*[[Hall_County,_Nebraska|Hall]]
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*[[Hall County, Nebraska|Hall]]  
*[[Hamilton_County,_Nebraska|Hamilton]]
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*[[Hamilton County, Nebraska|Hamilton]]  
*[[Nuckolls_County,_Nebraska|Nuckolls]]
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*[[Nuckolls County, Nebraska|Nuckolls]]  
*[[Thayer_County,_Nebraska|Thayer]]
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*[[Thayer County, Nebraska|Thayer]]  
*[[Webster_County,_Nebraska|Webster]]
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*[[Webster County, Nebraska|Webster]]  
*[[York_County,_Nebraska|York]]
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*[[York County, Nebraska|York]]
  
 
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Revision as of 01:35, 26 August 2010

United States  > Nebraska > Clay County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

Henry Clay.JPG

The county is named after U.S. Speaker of the House Henry Clay (1777-1852).[1]

Parent County

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

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

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. "Henry Clay," Wikipedia.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).