Webster County, Nebraska

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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Nebraska]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Webster County'''
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'''Webster 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 Government Site ===
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Webster County
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| county_map = 200px-Map of Nebraska highlighting Webster County svg.bmp
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| state = Nebraska
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| state_map = NE-map.png
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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 = 1867
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| founded date = February 16
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| seat wl= Red Cloud
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| building image = Webster 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 = '''[[Webster County, Nebraska Courthouse|Webster County Courthouse]]'''<br>621 N. Cedar Street<br>Red Cloud, Nebraska 68970<br>Phone: 402.746.2716
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== Neighboring Counties ==
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== County Courthouse  ==
  
== Resources ==
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[[Image:Webster County Nebraska Courthouse.jpg|thumb|right|200px]]
  
=== Cemeteries ===
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[http://www.co.webster.ne.us/ Webster County Courthouse]<br>621 N Cedar Street<br> Red Cloud, NE 68970<br>Phone: 402.746.2716 <br><br>County Clerk has marriage, land divorce, probate and court records from 1871 and naturalization records from 1874. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Webster 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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== History  ==
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'''1867--'''Webster County was created 16 February 1867 from unorganized territory. '''County seat:''' Red Cloud <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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*[[Adams County, Nebraska|Adams]]
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*[[Clay County, Nebraska|Clay]]
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*[[Franklin County, Nebraska|Franklin]]
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*[[Jewell County, Kansas|Jewell County, Kansas]]
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*[[Kearney County, Nebraska|Kearney]]
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*[[Nuckolls County, Nebraska|Nuckolls]]
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*[[Smith County, Kansas|Smith County, Kansas]]
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{{Census|Nebraska}}
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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== Web Sites  ==
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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+Webster|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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Revision as of 18:39, 7 February 2013

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Webster 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

Webster County, Nebraska
Map
Map of Nebraska highlighting Webster County
Location in the state of Nebraska
Map of the U.S. highlighting Nebraska
Location of Nebraska in the U.S.
Facts
Founded February 16, 1867
County Seat Red Cloud
Courthouse
Photo courtesy [[]]
Address Webster County Courthouse
621 N. Cedar Street
Red Cloud, Nebraska 68970
Phone: 402.746.2716

Contents

County Courthouse

Webster County Nebraska Courthouse.jpg

Webster County Courthouse
621 N Cedar Street
Red Cloud, NE 68970
Phone: 402.746.2716

County Clerk has marriage, land divorce, probate and court records from 1871 and naturalization records from 1874. [1]

History

Parent County

1867--Webster County was created 16 February 1867 from unorganized territory. County seat: Red Cloud [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

For tips on accessing Webster 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), Webster County, Nebraska page 435, 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).