Scotts Bluff County, NebraskaEdit This Page

From FamilySearch Wiki

Revision as of 16:27, 7 February 2013 by StandingVE (Talk | contribs)

United States Gotoarrow.png Nebraska Gotoarrow.png Scotts Bluff County

Scotts Bluff 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.

Hand and keyboard.jpg Nebraska
Online Records


Coordinates: 39.99°0′N 91.19°0′W / 39.99°N 91.19°W / 39.99; -91.19

Scotts Bluff County, Nebraska
Map
Map of Nebraska highlighting Scotts Bluff County
Location in the state of Nebraska
Map of the U.S. highlighting Nebraska
Location of Nebraska in the U.S.
Facts
Founded November 6, 1888
County Seat Gering
Courthouse
Photo courtesy [[]]
Address Scotts Bluff County Courthouse
1825 10th Street
Gering, Nebraska 69341
Phone: 308.436.6600

Contents

County Courthouse

Scotts Bluff County Courthouse
1825 10th Street
Gering, NE 69341
Phone: 308.436.6600

County Clerk has marriage records.
County Judge has divorce, probate and court records. [1]

History

Parent County

1888--Scotts Bluff County was created 6 November 1888 from Cheyenne County. County seat: Gering [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

For tips on accessing Scotts Bluff County, Nebraska census records online, see: Nebraska Census.

Church

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Scottsbluff
  • Scottsbluff Dist

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Migration

Early migration routes to and from Scotts Bluff County, Nebraska 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), Scotts Bluff County, Nebraska page 434, 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).

 

Need additional research help? Contact our research help specialists.

Need wiki, indexing, or website help? Contact our product teams.


Did you find this article helpful?

You're invited to explain your rating on the discussion page (you must be signed in).