Kearney County, Nebraska Genealogy

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
[http://www.kearneycounty.ne.gov/ Kearney County Courthouse]<br>Minden, NE 68959<br>Phone: 308.832.2723&nbsp;<br><br>County Clerk has marriage records from 1872 <br>and land records; County Judge has probate<br>&nbsp;and court records; Clerk Distroct&nbsp;Court has divorce records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Kearney County, Nebraska page 432, {WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
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[http://www.kearneycounty.ne.gov/ Kearney County Courthouse]<br>Minden, NE 68959<br>Phone: 308.832.2723<br><br>County Clerk has marriage records from 1872 and land records. <br>County Judge has probate and court records. Clerk District Court has divorce records. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Kearney County, Nebraska page 432, {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==

Revision as of 00:40, 1 December 2012

United States  > Nebraska > Kearney County

Contents

County Courthouse

Kearney County Courthouse
Minden, NE 68959
Phone: 308.832.2723

County Clerk has marriage records from 1872 and land records.
County Judge has probate and court records. Clerk District Court has divorce records. [1]

History

Parent County

1860--Kearney County was created 10 January 1860 from unorganized territory. County seat: Minden [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

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

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Migration

Early migration routes to and from Kearney 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), Kearney County, Nebraska page 432, 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. Jim Tompkins, "The Oregon Trail 1841-1848 Map II" in Oregon Trail Landmarks at http://www.oregonpioneers.com/OTMap2.jpg (accessed 18 July 2011).
  4. "Oregon California Trails Association" at http://octatrails.micromaps.com/ (accessed 18 July 2011).
  5. "The Pioneer Story: The Mormon Pioneer Trail" in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints at http://lds.org/gospellibrary/pioneer/pioneerstory.htm (accessed 18 July 2011).