Pierce County, Nebraska

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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Nebraska]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Pierce County'''
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'''Pierce 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 = Pierce County
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| county_map = 200px-Map of Nebraska highlighting Pierce County svg.bmp
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| state = Nebraska
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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 = 1856
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| founded date = January 26
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| seat wl= Pierce
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| building image = Pierce 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 = '''[[Pierce County, Nebraska Courthouse|Pierce County Courthouse]]'''<br>111 W. Court Street, Room 1<br>Pierce, Nebraska 68767<br>Phone: 402-329-4425
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=== County Government Site ===
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== County Courthouse  ==
  
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[http://www.co.pierce.ne.us/ Pierce County Courthouse]<br>111 W Court Street Room 1<br>Pierce, Nebraska 68767<br>Phone: 402-329-4425<br><br>County Clerk has marriage, land and military records.<br>Clerk District Court has divorce and naturalization records. <br>Count Court has probate records. <br>Superintendent has school attendance records. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Pierce County, Nebraska page 433, {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
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'''1856--'''Pierce County was created 26 January 1856 from Izard County and unorganized territory. '''County seat:''' Pierce <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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*[[Antelope County, Nebraska|Antelope]]
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*[[Cedar County, Nebraska|Cedar]]
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*[[Knox County, Nebraska|Knox]]
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*[[Madison County, Nebraska|Madison]]
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*[[Stanton County, Nebraska|Stanton]]
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*[[Wayne County, Nebraska|Wayne]]
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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.
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*{{FHL|Nebraska%2C+Pierce|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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Pierce 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
Pierce County, Nebraska
Map
Map of Nebraska highlighting Pierce County
Location in the state of Nebraska
Map of the U.S. highlighting Nebraska
Location of Nebraska in the U.S.
Facts
Founded January 26, 1856
County Seat Pierce
Courthouse
Photo courtesy [[]]
Address Pierce County Courthouse
111 W. Court Street, Room 1
Pierce, Nebraska 68767
Phone: 402-329-4425

Contents

County Courthouse

Pierce County Courthouse
111 W Court Street Room 1
Pierce, Nebraska 68767
Phone: 402-329-4425

County Clerk has marriage, land and military records.
Clerk District Court has divorce and naturalization records.
Count Court has probate records.
Superintendent has school attendance records. [1]



History

Parent County

1856--Pierce County was created 26 January 1856 from Izard County and unorganized territory. County seat: Pierce [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

For tips on accessing Pierce 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), Pierce County, Nebraska page 433, 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).