Platte County, Nebraska

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'''Platte 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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| county = Platte County
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| state = Nebraska
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| latd = 39.99
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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= Columbus
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| building image cap = Photo courtesy [[]]
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| building address = '''[[Platte County, Nebraska Courthouse|Platte County Courthouse]]'''<br>2610 14th Street<br>Columbus, Nebraska 68601<br>Phone: 402.563.4904
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==

Revision as of 15:37, 7 February 2013

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Platte 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

Platte County, Nebraska
Map
Map of Nebraska highlighting Platte 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 Columbus
Courthouse
Photo courtesy [[]]
Address Platte County Courthouse
2610 14th Street
Columbus, Nebraska 68601
Phone: 402.563.4904

Contents

County Courthouse

Platte County Courthouse
2610 14th Street
Columbus, NE 68601
Phone: 402.563.4904

County judge has marriage and probate records.
Clerk District Court has divorce and court records.
County Assessor has land records. [1]

History

Parent County

1856--Platte County was created 26 January 1856 from Loup(old)County. County seat: Columbus [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

For tips on accessing Platte 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), Platt 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).