Howard County, Nebraska

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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Nebraska]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Howard County'''
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'''Howard 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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{{NEDC}} <br> <br> {{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Howard County
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| county_map = 200px-Map of Nebraska highlighting Howard 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 = 1871
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| founded date = March 1
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| seat wl= St. Paul
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| building image = Howard 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 = '''[[Howard County, Nebraska Courthouse|Howard County Courthouse]]'''<br>512 Indian Street<br>P.O. Box 25<br>St. Paul, Nebraska 68873-1642<br>Phone: 398.754.4343
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.howardcounty.ne.gov/ Howard County Courthouse]<br>612 Indian St.<br>P.O. Box 25<br>St. Paul, NE 68873<br>Phone: 308.754.4343<br><br>County Judge has marriage, probate, court, land <br>and naturalization records, 1872 and divorce records from 1873. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Howard County, Nebraska page 431, {{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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'''1871--'''Howard County was created 1 March 1871 from [[Hall County, Nebraska|Hall ]]County. '''County seat:''' St. Paul <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
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*[[Buffalo County, Nebraska|Buffalo]]
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*[[Greeley County, Nebraska|Greeley]]
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*[[Hall County, Nebraska|Hall]]
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*[[Merrick County, Nebraska|Merrick]]
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*[[Nance County, Nebraska|Nance]]
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*[[Sherman County, Nebraska|Sherman]]
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*[[Valley County, Nebraska|Valley]]
  
 
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{{Census|Nebraska}}
  
 
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
  
 
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*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.  
*Family History Library Catalog
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Revision as of 02:25, 7 February 2013

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Howard 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
Howard County, Nebraska
Map
Map of Nebraska highlighting Howard County
Location in the state of Nebraska
Map of the U.S. highlighting Nebraska
Location of Nebraska in the U.S.
Facts
Founded March 1, 1871
County Seat St. Paul
Courthouse
Photo courtesy [[]]
Address Howard County Courthouse
512 Indian Street
P.O. Box 25
St. Paul, Nebraska 68873-1642
Phone: 398.754.4343

Contents

County Courthouse

Howard County Courthouse
612 Indian St.
P.O. Box 25
St. Paul, NE 68873
Phone: 308.754.4343

County Judge has marriage, probate, court, land
and naturalization records, 1872 and divorce records from 1873. [1]

History

Parent County

1871--Howard County was created 1 March 1871 from Hall County. County seat: St. Paul [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

For tips on accessing Howard 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), Howard County, Nebraska page 431, 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).