Polk County, Nebraska

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
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'''1856--'''Polk County was created 26 January 1856 from [[York_County,_Nebraska|York]] County and unorganized territory. '''County seat:''' Osceola <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1856--'''Polk County was created 26 January 1856 from [[York County, Nebraska|York]] County and unorganized territory. '''County seat:''' Osceola <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
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== Places/Localities  ==
 
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Butler_County,_Nebraska|Butler]]
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*[[Butler County, Nebraska|Butler]]  
*[[Hamilton_County,_Nebraska|Hamilton]]
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*[[Hamilton County, Nebraska|Hamilton]]  
*[[Merrick_County,_Nebraska|Merrick]]
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*[[Merrick County, Nebraska|Merrick]]  
*[[Platte_County,_Nebraska|Platte]]
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*[[Platte County, Nebraska|Platte]]  
*[[Seward_County,_Nebraska|Seward]]
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*[[Seward County, Nebraska|Seward]]  
*[[York_County,_Nebraska|York]]
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*[[York County, Nebraska|York]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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Revision as of 23:24, 27 August 2010

United States  > Nebraska > Polk County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1856--Polk County was created 26 January 1856 from York County and unorganized territory. County seat: Osceola [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

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. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).