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United States Gotoarrow.png Nebraska Gotoarrow.png Cuming County

Cuming 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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Online Records

Cuming County, Nebraska
Map of Nebraska highlighting Cuming County
Location in the state of Nebraska
Map of the U.S. highlighting Nebraska
Location of Nebraska in the U.S.
Founded March 16, 1855
County Seat West Point
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Address Cuming County Courthouse
200 S. Lincoln Street
West Point, Nebraska 68788-0290
Phone: 402.372.6002

County Courthouse

Cuming County Courthouse
200 S Lincoln Street
West Point, NE 68788
Phone: 402.372.6002

County Judge has marriage and probate records from 1866,
court records from 1960 and school census.
Clerk District Court has divorce records from 1869. [1]


Parent County

1855--Cuming County was created 16 March 1855 from Burt County. County seat: West Point [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss


Populated Places

Neighboring Counties




For tips on accessing Cuming County, Nebraska Genealogy census records online, see: Nebraska Census.




Local Histories






Vital Records

Vital Records consist of births, adoptions, marriages, divorces, and deaths recorded on registers, certificates, and documents. A copy or an extract of most original records can be purchased from the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services or the County Clerk's office of the county where the event occurred.

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


  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Cuming County, Nebraska page 429, 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).