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''[[United States]] > Nebraska''
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=== Welcome to Nebraska, Cornhusker State  ===
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== Featured Content ==
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In the 1850's a major port of entry to Nebraska was New Orleans. Steamboats transported settlers and goods up the Mississippi-Missouri river system to Council Bluffs and Winter Quarters (Florence). [[Nebraska Emigration and Immigration|Read more...]]
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== Did You Know?  ==
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* [http://www.obitsofnebraska.com/ O’Bits of Nebraska] is an ongoing collection of obituaries, notices of death, and news of tragic deaths printed before 1930. The focus is on newspapers in smaller towns. New items are added each week.
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* On May 6, 1877, famed Chief Crazy Horse surrendered with 1,000 of his followers near Camp Robinson. On September 7, 1877, he was bayoneted in the back because he was said to have resisted his captors. [http://www.indians.org/welker/crazyhor.htm '''Read more...''']
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*The Family History Library has a collection of records pertaining to the [[Nebraska Native Races]]
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== Counties  ==
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*[[Adams County, Nebraska|Adams]]
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*[[Antelope County, Nebraska|Antelope]]
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*[[Arthur County, Nebraska|Arthur]]
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*[[Banner County, Nebraska|Banner]]
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*[[Blaine County, Nebraska|Blaine]]
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*[[Boone County, Nebraska|Boone]]
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*[[Box Butte County, Nebraska|Box Butte]]
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*[[Boyd County, Nebraska|Boyd]]
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*[[Brown County, Nebraska|Brown]]
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*[[Buffalo County, Nebraska|Buffalo]]
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*[[Burt County, Nebraska|Burt]]
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*[[Butler County, Nebraska|Butler]]
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*[[Cass County, Nebraska|Cass]]
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*[[Cedar County, Nebraska|Cedar]]
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*[[Chase County, Nebraska|Chase]]
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*[[Cherry County, Nebraska|Cherry]]
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*[[Cheyenne County, Nebraska|Cheyenne]]
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*[[Clay County, Nebraska|Clay]]
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*[[Colfax County, Nebraska|Colfax]]
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*[[Cuming County, Nebraska|Cuming]]
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*[[Custer County, Nebraska|Custer]]
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*[[Dakota County, Nebraska|Dakota]]
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*[[Dawes County, Nebraska|Dawes]]
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*[[Dawson County, Nebraska|Dawson]]
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*[[Deuel County, Nebraska|Deuel]]
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*[[Dixon County, Nebraska|Dixon]]
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*[[Dodge County, Nebraska|Dodge]]
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*[[Douglas County, Nebraska|Douglas]]
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*[[Dundy County, Nebraska|Dundy]]
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*[[Fillmore County, Nebraska|Fillmore]]
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*[[Franklin County, Nebraska|Franklin]]
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*[[Frontier County, Nebraska|Frontier]]
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*[[Furnas County, Nebraska|Furnas]]
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*[[Gage County, Nebraska|Gage]]
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*[[Garden County, Nebraska|Garden]]
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*[[Garfield County, Nebraska|Garfield]]
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*[[Gosper County, Nebraska|Gosper]]
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*[[Grant County, Nebraska|Grant]]
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*[[Greeley County, Nebraska|Greeley]]
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*[[Hall County, Nebraska|Hall]]
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*[[Hamilton County, Nebraska|Hamilton]]
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*[[Harlan County, Nebraska|Harlan]]
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*[[Hayes County, Nebraska|Hayes]]
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*[[Hitchcock County, Nebraska|Hitchcock]]
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*[[Holt County, Nebraska|Holt]]
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*[[Hooker County, Nebraska|Hooker]]
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*[[Howard County, Nebraska|Howard]]
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*[[Jefferson County, Nebraska|Jefferson]]
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*[[Johnson County, Nebraska|Johnson]]
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*[[Kearney County, Nebraska|Kearney]]
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*[[Keith County, Nebraska|Keith]]
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*[[Keya Paha County, Nebraska|Keya Paha]]
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*[[Kimball County, Nebraska|Kimball]]
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*[[Knox County, Nebraska|Knox]]
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*[[Lancaster County, Nebraska|Lancaster]]
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*[[Lincoln County, Nebraska|Lincoln]]
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*[[Logan County, Nebraska|Logan]]
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*[[Loup County, Nebraska|Loup]]
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*[[Madison County, Nebraska|Madison]]
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*[[McPherson County, Nebraska|McPherson]]
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*[[Merrick County, Nebraska|Merrick]]
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*[[Morrill County, Nebraska|Morrill]]
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*[[Nance County, Nebraska|Nance]]
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*[[Nemaha County, Nebraska|Nemaha]]
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*[[Nuckolls County, Nebraska|Nuckolls]]
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*[[Otoe County, Nebraska|Otoe]]
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*[[Pawnee County, Nebraska|Pawnee]]
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*[[Perkins County, Nebraska|Perkins]]
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*[[Phelps County, Nebraska|Phelps]]
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*[[Pierce County, Nebraska|Pierce]]
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*[[Platte County, Nebraska|Platte]]
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*[[Polk County, Nebraska|Polk]]
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*[[Red Willow County, Nebraska|Red Willow]]
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*[[Richardson County, Nebraska|Richardson]]
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*[[Rock County, Nebraska|Rock]]
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*[[Saline County, Nebraska|Saline]]
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*[[Sarpy County, Nebraska|Sarpy]]
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*[[Saunders County, Nebraska|Saunders]]
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*[[Scotts Bluff County, Nebraska|Scotts Bluff]]
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*[[Seward County, Nebraska|Seward]]
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*[[Sheridan County, Nebraska|Sheridan]]
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*[[Sherman County, Nebraska|Sherman]]
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*[[Sioux County, Nebraska|Sioux]]
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*[[Stanton County, Nebraska|Stanton]]
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*[[Thayer County, Nebraska|Thayer]]
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*[[Thomas County, Nebraska|Thomas]]
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*[[Thurston County, Nebraska|Thurston]]
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*[[Valley County, Nebraska|Valley]]
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*[[Washington County, Nebraska|Washington]]
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*[[Wayne County, Nebraska|Wayne]]
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*[[Webster County, Nebraska|Webster]]
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*[[Wheeler County, Nebraska|Wheeler]]
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*[[York County, Nebraska|York]]
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Extinct or Renamed Counties: <br>[[Blackbird County, Nebraska|Blackbird]] | [[Calhoun County, Nebraska|Calhoun]] | [[Emmet County, Nebraska|Emmet]] | [[Forney County, Nebraska|Forney]] | [[Greene County, Nebraska|Greene]] | [[Harrison County, Nebraska|Harrison]] | [[Izard County, Nebraska|Izard]] | [[Jackson County, Nebraska|Jackson]] | [[Johnston County, Nebraska|Johnston]] | [[Jones County, Nebraska|Jones]] | [[Kountze County, Nebraska|Kountze]] | [[L'Eau Qui Court County, Nebraska|L'Eau Qui Court]] | [[Lyon County, Nebraska|Lyon]] | [[McNeale County, Nebraska|McNeale]] | [[Monroe County, Nebraska|Monroe]] | [[Shorter County, Nebraska|Shorter]] |[[Taylor County, Nebraska|Taylor]] | [[West County, Nebraska|West]]
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== Research Tools  ==
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*Find which county a town is in, what town a cemetery is in, even where a postoffice or building is by using the United States Geographical Survey's [http://geonames.usgs.gov/pls/gnispublic Geographical Names Information System].
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*[http://www.davidrumsey.com/directory/where/Nebraska/ David Rumsey Map Collection] is a large online collection of rare, old, antique historical atlases, globes, maps, charts plus other cartographic treasures.
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*[http://www.usgennet.org/usa/ne/state/ The Nebraska GenWeb Project] has a wealth of information and is a part of the larger [[USGenWeb| USGenWeb Project]]. [http://www.usgenweb.org/ The USGenWeb Project] provides internet information on every county in every state in the United States.
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*If you are interested in being the [[Portal:Moderation|moderator]] for Nebraska, please contact a [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Special:Emailuser/JensenFA Sysop].
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*The [http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~nesgs/ Nebraska State Genealogical Society] held their 31st annual conference on May 1-3, 2008. Check their website for details about next year!
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*[[Nebraska Native Races|American Indian]]
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*[[Nebraska Archives and Libraries|Archives and Libraries]]
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*[[Nebraska Bible Records|Bible Records]]
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*[[Nebraska Biography|Biographies]]
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*[[Nebraska Cemeteries|Cemeteries]]
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*[[Nebraska Census|Census]]
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*[[Nebraska Church Records|Church Records]]
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*[[Nebraska Court Records|Court Records]]
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*[[Nebraska Directories|Directories]]
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*[[Nebraska Emigration and Immigration|Emigration and Immigration]]
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*[[Nebraska Gazetteers|Gazetteers]]
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*[[Nebraska Genealogy|Genealogy]]
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*[[Nebraska History|History]]
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*[[Hotel Guest Lists United States|Hotel Guest Lists]]
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*[[Nebraska Land and Property|Land and Property]]
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*[[Nebraska Maps|Maps]]
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*[[Nebraska Military Records|Military Records]]
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*[[Nebraska Naturalization and Citizenship|Naturalization and Citizenship]]
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*[[Nebraska Newspapers|Newspapers]]
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*[[Nebraska Occupations|Occupations]]
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*[[Nebraska Periodicals|Periodicals]]
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*[[Nebraska Probate Records|Probate Records]]
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*[[Nebraska Societies|Societies]]
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*[[Nebraska Taxation|Taxation]]
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*[[Nebraska Vital Records|Vital Records]]
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*[[Nebraska Voting Registers|Voting Registers]]
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Revision as of 19:23, 21 January 2010

United States > Nebraska

Contents

Welcome to Nebraska, Cornhusker State

Nebraska.png Nebraska flag.png

Featured Content

In the 1850's a major port of entry to Nebraska was New Orleans. Steamboats transported settlers and goods up the Mississippi-Missouri river system to Council Bluffs and Winter Quarters (Florence). Read more...

Did You Know?

  • O’Bits of Nebraska is an ongoing collection of obituaries, notices of death, and news of tragic deaths printed before 1930. The focus is on newspapers in smaller towns. New items are added each week.
  • On May 6, 1877, famed Chief Crazy Horse surrendered with 1,000 of his followers near Camp Robinson. On September 7, 1877, he was bayoneted in the back because he was said to have resisted his captors. Read more...
  • The Family History Library has a collection of records pertaining to the Nebraska Native Races


Counties

Extinct or Renamed Counties:
Blackbird | Calhoun | Emmet | Forney | Greene | Harrison | Izard | Jackson | Johnston | Jones | Kountze | L'Eau Qui Court | Lyon | McNeale | Monroe | Shorter |Taylor | West


Research Tools


Things You Can Do

In order to make this wiki a better research tool, we need your help! Many tasks need to be done. You can help by: