Wayne County, Nebraska Genealogy

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
[http://vitalrec.com/necounties10.html Wayne County Courthouse<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1344972823703_88" />]<br>510 N Pearl Street<br> PO Box 248<br> Wayne, Ne 68787-1939<br> Phone: 402.375.2288&nbsp;<br><br>County judge has marriage, probate and court records from 1871; <br>Clerk Distroct Court has divorce records; County Clerk has&nbsp;land<br>records from 1870<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Wayne County, Nebraska page 435, {WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
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[http://vitalrec.com/necounties10.html Wayne County Courthouse<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1344972823703_88" />]<br>510 N Pearl Street<br> PO Box 248<br> Wayne, Ne 68787-1939<br> Phone: 402.375.2288<br><br>County judge has marriage, probate and court records from 1871.<br>Clerk District Court has divorce records. <br>County Clerk has land records from 1870. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Wayne County, Nebraska page 435, {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==

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Contents

County Courthouse

Wayne County Courthouse
510 N Pearl Street
PO Box 248
Wayne, Ne 68787-1939
Phone: 402.375.2288

County judge has marriage, probate and court records from 1871.
Clerk District Court has divorce records.
County Clerk has land records from 1870. [1]

History

The county is named after Revolutionary War General "Mad" Anthony Wayne (1745-1796).[2]

Parent County

1871--Wayne County was created 4 March 1871 from unorganized territory. County seat: Wayne [3]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

For tips on accessing Wayne County, Nebraska Genealogy 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), Wayne County, Nebraska page 435, At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. "Anthony Wayne," Wikipedia.
  3. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).