Custer County, Nebraska

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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Nebraska]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Custer County'''
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'''Custer 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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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Custer County
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| county_map = 200px-Map of Nebraska highlighting Custer County svg.bmp
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| state = Nebraska
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| state_map = NE-map.png
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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 = 1877
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| founded date = February 17
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| seat wl= Broken Bow
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| building image = Custer 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 = '''[[Custer County, Nebraska Courthouse|Custer County Courthouse]]'''<br>431 S. 10th Ave.<br>Broken Bow, Nebraska 68822-22099<br>Phone: 308.872.5701
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.co.custer.ne.us/ Custer County Courthouse]<br>;431 S 10th Ave; <br>Broken Bow, NE 68822<br> Phone: 308.872.5701<br><br>County Clerk has birth records from 1910, death records from 1915, <br>obituaries from 1877 and pioneer biographical data.<br>County Historical Society has many other records. <br>County Judge has marriage records from 1878, <br>probate and court records from 1887. <br>Clerk District Court has divorce records from 1881. <br>Register of Deeds has records from 1880. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Custer County, Nebraska page 429, {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
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'''1877--'''Custer County was created 17 February 1877 from unorganized territory. '''County seat:''' Broken Bow <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
 
'''1877--'''Custer County was created 17 February 1877 from unorganized territory. '''County seat:''' Broken Bow <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  ==
 
== Places/Localities  ==
  
==== Populated Places ====
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Blaine_County,_Nebraska|Blaine]]
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*[[Blaine County, Nebraska|Blaine]]  
*[[Buffalo_County,_Nebraska|Buffalo]]
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*[[Buffalo County, Nebraska|Buffalo]]  
*[[Dawson_County,_Nebraska|Dawson]]
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*[[Dawson County, Nebraska|Dawson]]  
*[[Garfield_County,_Nebraska|Garfield]]
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*[[Garfield County, Nebraska|Garfield]]  
*[https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/extensions/FCKeditor/fckeditor/editor/Lincoln_County,_Nebraska Lincoln]
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*[[Lincoln County, Nebraska|Lincoln]]  
*[[Logan_County,_Nebraska|Logan]]  
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*[[Logan County, Nebraska|Logan]]  
*[[Loup_County,_Nebraska|Loup]]
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*[[Loup County, Nebraska|Loup]]  
*[[Sherman_County,_Nebraska|Sherman]]
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*[[Sherman County, Nebraska|Sherman]]  
*[[Valley_County,_Nebraska|Valley]]
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*[[Valley County, Nebraska|Valley]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
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{{Census|Nebraska}}
  
 
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
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==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=204315&subject_disp=Nebraska%2C+Custer&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*{{FHL|Nebraska%2C+Custer|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
  
 
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Revision as of 19:31, 4 February 2013

United States Gotoarrow.png Nebraska Gotoarrow.png Custer County

Custer 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

Custer County, Nebraska
Map
Map of Nebraska highlighting Custer County
Location in the state of Nebraska
Map of the U.S. highlighting Nebraska
Location of Nebraska in the U.S.
Facts
Founded February 17, 1877
County Seat Broken Bow
Courthouse
Photo courtesy [[]]
Address Custer County Courthouse
431 S. 10th Ave.
Broken Bow, Nebraska 68822-22099
Phone: 308.872.5701

Contents

County Courthouse

Custer County Courthouse
;431 S 10th Ave;
Broken Bow, NE 68822
Phone: 308.872.5701

County Clerk has birth records from 1910, death records from 1915,
obituaries from 1877 and pioneer biographical data.
County Historical Society has many other records.
County Judge has marriage records from 1878,
probate and court records from 1887.
Clerk District Court has divorce records from 1881.
Register of Deeds has records from 1880. [1]

History

Parent County

1877--Custer County was created 17 February 1877 from unorganized territory. County seat: Broken Bow [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

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

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

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), Custer County, Nebraska page 429, 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).