Jefferson County, Nebraska Genealogy

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
Jefferson County; 411 4th St; Fairbury, NE 68352; Ph. 402.729.2323 Details: (Formerly Jones Co. Name changed to Jefferson 1864. Boundaries redefined 1867 & 1871) (Co Clk has m rec; Co Judge has pro & ct rec; Clk Dis Ct has div rec; Reg of Deeds has land rec)
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[http://www.co.jefferson.ne.us/ Jefferson County Courthouse]<br>&nbsp;411 4th St; <br>Fairbury, NE 68352<br> Phone: 402.729.2323&nbsp;<br><br> County Clerk&nbsp;has marriage records; County Judge has <br>probate and court records; Clerk District Court has divorce<br>records; Register of Deeds has land records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Jefferson County, Nebraska page 431, {WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==

Revision as of 19:51, 13 August 2012

United States  > Nebraska > Jefferson County

Contents

County Courthouse

Jefferson County Courthouse
 411 4th St;
Fairbury, NE 68352
Phone: 402.729.2323 

County Clerk has marriage records; County Judge has
probate and court records; Clerk District Court has divorce
records; Register of Deeds has land records[1]

History

Parent County

1856--Johnson County was created 26 January 1856 from unorganized territory. County seat: Fairbury [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

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


Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Migration

Early migration routes to and from Jefferson County, Nebraska Genealogy 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), Jefferson County, Nebraska page 431, {WorldCat|50140092|disp=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. National Park Service, "(Auto Tour Route) Maps" in Oregon National Historic Trail at http://www.nps.gov/oreg/planyourvisit/maps.htm (accessed 18 July 2011).
  4. National Park Service, "(Auto Tour Route) Maps" in California National Historic Trail at http://www.nps.gov/cali/planyourvisit/maps.htm (accessed 18 July 2011).
  5. National Park Service, "Auto Tour Route Maps" in Mormon Pioneer National Historic Trail at http://www.nps.gov/mopi/planyourvisit/maps.htm (accessed 18 July 2011).