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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Nebraska]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''McPherson County'''
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| county = McPherson County
 
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| founded year = 1887
 
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| founded date = March 31
 
| founded date = March 31
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| building address = '''[[McPherson County, Nebraska Courthouse|McPherson County Courthouse]]'''<br>5th and Anderson<br>P.O. Box 122<br>Tryon, Nebraska 69167-0122<br>Phone: 308.587.2363
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| building address = '''[https://supremecourt.nebraska.gov/3789/mcpherson-county-court McPherson County Courthouse]'''<br>5th and Anderson<br>P.O. Box 122<br>Tryon, NE 69167-0122<br>Phone: 308.587.2363
 
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'''McPherson 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 Information ===
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==== McPherson County, Nebraska Record Dates ====
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| width="16.6%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[#Census|Census]]'''
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| width="16.6%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | [[#Land|'''Land''']]
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| width="16.6%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[#Probate|Probate]]'''
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
[http://www.courtreference.com/McPherson-County-Nebraska-Courts.htm McPherson County Courthouse]<br>5th &amp; Anderson; PO Box 122; <br>Tryon, NE 69167-0122<br> Phone: 308.587.2363<br><br>County Clerk has marriage, divorce and land records.<br>County Judge has probate and court records. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), McPherson County, Nebraska page 432, {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
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<br>County Clerk has marriage, divorce and land records. County Judge has probate and court records. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), McPherson County, Nebraska page 432, {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1887--'''McPherson County was created 31 March 1887 from [[Lincoln County, Nebraska|Lincoln]], [[Keith County, Nebraska|Keith]], and [[Logan County, Nebraska|Logan ]]Counties. '''County seat:''' Tryon <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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'''1887''' McPherson County was created 31 March 1887 from [[Lincoln County, Nebraska Genealogy|Lincoln]], [[Keith County, Nebraska Genealogy|Keith]], and [[Logan County, Nebraska Genealogy|Logan ]]Counties. '''County seat:''' Tryon <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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==== Description ====
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McPherson County was organized in 1890. <ref>http://genealogytrails.com/neb/mcpherson/ accessed 09/29/2016</ref> The county was named after Union General James B. McPherson.<ref>https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/McPherson_County,_Nebraska accessed 09/29/2016</ref>
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
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*[http://www.mapofus.org/nebraska/ Interactive Formation Boundary Map of Nebraska] - shows boundary changes for Nebraska Counties
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*[http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm Nebraska Historical Boundary Changes] - list of all boundary changes by county provided by [https://www.newberry.org/ Newberry Library]<br>
  
 
==== Record Loss  ====
 
==== Record Loss  ====
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There is no known history of courthouse disasters in this county.
  
 
== Places/Localities  ==
 
== Places/Localities  ==
  
==== Populated Places ====
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==== Populated Places <ref>Wikipedia contributors, "McPherson County, Nebraska," in ''Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia'', https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/McPherson_County,_Nebraska, accessed 1 August 2016.</ref> ====
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*Flats
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*Ringgold
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*Tryon
  
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Arthur County, Nebraska|Arthur]]  
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*[[Arthur County, Nebraska Genealogy|Arthur]]  
*[[Hooker County, Nebraska|Hooker]]  
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*[[Hooker County, Nebraska Genealogy|Hooker]]  
*[[Keith County, Nebraska|Keith]]  
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*[[Keith County, Nebraska Genealogy|Keith]]  
*[[Lincoln County, Nebraska|Lincoln]]  
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*[[Lincoln County, Nebraska Genealogy|Lincoln]]  
*[[Logan County, Nebraska|Logan]]  
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*[[Logan County, Nebraska Genealogy|Logan]]  
*[[Thomas County, Nebraska|Thomas]]
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*[[Thomas County, Nebraska Genealogy|Thomas]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
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| width="30%" bgcolor="#E0E0E0" align="center" | '''Tombstone Transcriptions Online'''
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| width="30%" bgcolor="#E0E0E0" align="center" | '''Tombstone Transcriptions in Print'''
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| width="30%" bgcolor="#E0E0E0" align="center" | '''List of Cemeteries in the county'''
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [http://findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gsr&GSfn=&GSmn=&GSln=&GSbyrel=all&GSby=&GSdyrel=all&GSdy=&GScntry=4&GSst=31&GScnty=1862&GSgrid=&df=all&GSob=n Findagrave.com]
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | {{FHL|NUMBER|subject-id|disp=Family History Library}}
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=csr&CScn=&CScntry=4&CSst=31&CScnty=1862 Findagrave.com]
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~nemcpher/ NEGenWeb]
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=su%3Acemetery+McPherson+Nebraska&qt=advanced&dblist=638 WorldCat]
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [https://billiongraves.com/search/results?year_range=5&action=search_cemetery&exact=true&country=United%20States&state=Nebraska&county=McPherson&cemetery_name=a Billion Graves]
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [http://www.usgwarchives.net/ne/mcpherson/mcptable.htm NEGenWeb Archives]
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [http://usgwtombstones.org/nebraska/madison.html Tombstone Project]
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [http://nebraskagravestones.org/cemeteries.php?selected_cid=59 Nebraska Cemeteries]
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [https://billiongraves.com/pages/search/# Billion Graves]
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==== Census  ====
 
==== Census  ====
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|footnote = Source: [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/McPherson_County,_Nebraska "Wikipedia.org".]
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|1890 |401
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|1900 |517
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|1910 |2470
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|1920 |1692
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|1930 |1358
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|1940 |1175
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|1950 |825
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|1960 |735
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|1970 |623 
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|1980 |593 
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|1990 |546 
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|2000 |533
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|2010 |539
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===== State Census Records =====
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*'''1854 - 1870''' - [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=3559 Nebraska, Compiled Census Index, 1854-1870] at [http://ancestry.com Ancestry.com] - index ($)
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*'''1860 - 1885''' - [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1668 Nebraska State Census Collection 1860-1885] at [http://ancestry.com Ancestry.com] - index and images ($)
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*'''1885''' - {{RecordSearch|1810728|Nebraska State Census 1885}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images
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*'''1885''' - [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=6585 Nebraska State Census 1885] at [http://ancestry.com Ancestry.com] - index and images ($)
  
{{Census|Nebraska}}
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===== Federal Census Records =====
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Federal Censuses were taken for Nebraska starting in 1860. For links to Federal census indexes, see [[Nebraska Census]].
  
==== Church ====
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{{Census|Nebraska}}
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==== Church ====
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{{NE Church Intro}}
  
 
==== Court  ====
 
==== Court  ====
  
==== Land  ====
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*'''1870 - 1990''' — [http://www.nebraskahistory.org/databases/prisoners.shtml Nebraska Prisoner Records 1870-1990] — index only
  
==== Local Histories  ====
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==== Land ====
  
==== Maps ====
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{{NE Land}}
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*[http://www.glorecords.blm.gov/search/ Land Patent Search] - index to federal patents and homesteads on the [http://www.glorecords.blm.gov/default.aspx Bureau of Land Management] website, some images available
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*'''1796 - 1907''' - [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1246 U.S. General Land Office Records, 1796-1907] at [http://ancestry.com Ancestry] - index, info taken from Bureau of Land Management website<br>
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*'''1861 - 1936''' - [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=60593 U.S. Homestead Records 1861-1936] at [http://home.ancestry.com Ancestry.com] - ($), index and images
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For more information see [[Nebraska Land and Property]]
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==== Local Histories ====
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{{NE History Intro}}
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====Maps and Gazetteers ====
  
 
*[http://www.historygeo.com/search/ Family Maps of {{PAGENAME}}] (land patent maps) at HistoryGeo.com ($). Free surname search.
 
*[http://www.historygeo.com/search/ Family Maps of {{PAGENAME}}] (land patent maps) at HistoryGeo.com ($). Free surname search.
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*[http://www.nebraskahistory.org/databases/gazetteer.shtml Nebraska Gazetteer] - database for all known places found in 1890 and 1911 Nebraska gazetteers
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*[http://www.mapofus.org/nebraska/ Interactive Formation Boundary Map of Nebraska] - shows boundary changes for Nebraska Counties
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[[Image:Nemcpherson.png||400px]]
  
 
==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
  
==== Newspapers ====
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===== Revolutionary War =====
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*'''1775 - 1783''' - {{RecordSearch|2546162|United States Rosters of Revolutionary War Soldiers and Sailors, 1775-1783}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] - images only<br>
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*''For more nationwide Revolutionary War databases, see [[United_States_Military_Online_Genealogy_Records|US Military Online Genealogy Records]].''
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===== Civil War =====
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*'''1861 - 1865''' - {{RecordSearch|1932417|Nebraska Civil War Service Records of Union Soldiers, 1861-1865}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index
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*'''1891''' - [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=4755 Nebraska Resident Military Roster on June 1, 1891] at [http://ancestry.com Ancestry.com] - ($), Roster of Soldiers, Sailors, and Marines of the War of 1812, the Mexico War, and the War of the Rebellion, residing in Nebraska June 1, 1891<br>
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*'''1893''' - [http://www.usgennet.org/usa/ne/county/holt/1893/nebraska.html Roster of Nebraska Veterans] - list of veterans in 1893
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*''For more nationwide Civil War databases, see [[United_States_Military_Online_Genealogy_Records|US Military Online Genealogy Records]].''
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===== WWI =====
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*'''1917 - 1918''' - [http://www.nebraskahistory.org/databases/WWIdraft.shtml World War I Drafts 1917-1918] - index only
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*''For more nationwide World War I databases, see [[United_States_Military_Online_Genealogy_Records|US Military Online Genealogy Records]].''
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==== Newspapers ====
  
==== Probate  ====
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{{NE Newspaper abstracts|McPherson}}
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'' Nebraska Newspapers Online''
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*[http://nebnewspapers.unl.edu/search/advanced/ Nebraska Newspapers] - contains images of newspapers throughout Nebraska
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*[http://www.genealogybank.com/explore/newspapers/all/usa/nebraska GenealogyBank] - ($), contains images of Nebraska newspapers
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*[http://newspaperarchive.com/us/nebraska/ Newspaper Archive] - ($), contains images of Nebraska newspapers
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*[http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/ Chronicling America] - contains images of some Nebraska newspapers; [http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/help/#basic_searching searching tips]
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*[http://elephind.com/ Elephind] - Free; search engine that retrieves newspaper images from other free newspaper websites
  
==== Taxation ====
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''Nebraska Newspaper Catalogs''
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*[http://nhs.mlasolutions.com/oasis/catalog/(S(zbsz4355ibqf0u45unq01wrq))/Default.aspx?installation=NebraskaHistorical Nebraska State Historical Society] - catalog of known Nebraska newspapers; lists repositories that have the newspapers
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*[http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/search/titles/ U.S. Newspaper Directory, 1690-Present] on Chronicling America - contains a list of all known newspapers and the dates they cover; once you locate a newspaper name, contact the local library to see if they have copies of the newspaper
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==== Probate ====
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{{NE Probate Intro|McPherson}}
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'''Online Probate Records'''
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*'''1806 – 1989''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=9073 Nebraska Wills and Probate Records 1806-1989] at [http://home.ancestry.com Ancestry.com] — index and images $
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==== Taxation ====
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{{NE Tax Intro}}
  
 
==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
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{{NE Vital Intro}}
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==== Marriage Records ====
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''Online Marriage Records Indexes and Images''
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*'''1855 - 1995''' — {{RecordSearch|1708654|Nebraska Marriages, 1855-1995}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index only
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*'''1856 - 1898''' — [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=7871 Nebraska Marriages 1856-1898] at [http://ancestry.com Ancestry.com] ($), index only
  
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
  
==== Family History Centers<br> ====
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:*'''[https://www.westnebraska.com/mcpherson-county-historical-society/ Mcpherson County Historical Society]'''<br>HC 71 BOX 20<br>TRYON NE 69167
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'''Libraries'''
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:*'''[http://www.villageofsutherland.com/village-services/maxine-white-public-library/ Maxine White Public Library]'''<br>900 2nd Street<br>Sutherland, NE<br>Phone: (308)386-2228<br>Librarian: Katie Smith
  
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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:*'''[https://nlc.nebraska.gov/scripts/libraries/basiclibrarydata.asp?libcode=NE0013 Arthur County Library]'''<br>205 Fir St<br>PO Box 146<br>Arthur, NE 69121-0146<br>Phone: 308-764-2219<br>Fax: 308-764-2216<br>Email: arthur_library@yahoo.com<br>Director: Evanna Hardin
  
== Web Sites  ==
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:*'''[http://www.ci.north-platte.ne.us/library/ North Platte Public Library]'''<br>120 West 4th Street<br>North Platte NE 69101<br>Phone: 308-535-8036<br>Fax: 308-535-8296<br>Email: library@ci.north-platte.ne.us<br>Director: Cecelia Lawrence
  
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
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==== Family History Centers ====
*{{FHL|Nebraska%2C+McPherson|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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:*{{FamilySearch Centers Intro}}
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== Websites  ==
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~nemcpher/ NEGenWeb]
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*[http://usgenweb.org 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 McPherson|subject|disp=FamilySearch Catalog}}
  
 
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Latest revision as of 18:57, 6 March 2017

United States
Nebraska
McPherson County
McPherson County, Nebraska
Map
Map of Nebraska highlighting McPherson County
Location in the state of Nebraska
Map of the U.S. highlighting Nebraska
Location of Nebraska in the U.S.
Facts
Founded March 31, 1887
County Seat Tryon
Courthouse
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Address McPherson County Courthouse
5th and Anderson
P.O. Box 122
Tryon, NE 69167-0122
Phone: 308.587.2363


McPherson 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 Information

McPherson County, Nebraska Record Dates

Beginning Dates for Major County Records
Birth Marriage Death Census Land Probate
1890 1890 1890 1890


County Courthouse


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

History

Parent County

1887 McPherson County was created 31 March 1887 from Lincoln, Keith, and Logan Counties. County seat: Tryon [2]

Description

McPherson County was organized in 1890. [3] The county was named after Union General James B. McPherson.[4]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

There is no known history of courthouse disasters in this county.

Places/Localities

Populated Places [5]

  • Flats
  • Ringgold
  • Tryon

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Tombstone Transcriptions Online Tombstone Transcriptions in Print List of Cemeteries in the county
Findagrave.com Family History Library Findagrave.com
NEGenWeb WorldCat Billion Graves
NEGenWeb Archives
Tombstone Project
Nebraska Cemeteries
Billion Graves
See Nebraska Cemeteries for more information.

Census

Historical populations
Census Pop.  %±
1890 401
1900 517 28.9%
1910 2,470 377.8%
1920 1,692 −31.5%
1930 1,358 −19.7%
1940 1,175 −13.5%
1950 825 −29.8%
1960 735 −10.9%
1970 623 −15.2%
1980 593 −4.8%
1990 546 −7.9%
2000 533 −2.4%
2010 539 1.1%
Source: "Wikipedia.org".
State Census Records
Federal Census Records

Federal Censuses were taken for Nebraska starting in 1860. For links to Federal census indexes, see Nebraska Census.

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

Church

Church records vary significantly depending on the denomination and the record keeper. They may contain information about members of the congregation, such as age, date of baptism, christening, or birth; marriage information and maiden names; and death date. For general information about Nebraska denominations, view the Nebraska Church Records wiki page.

Court

Land

Land and property records can place an ancestor in a particular location, provide economic information, and reveal family relationships. Land records include: deeds, abstracts and indexes, mortgages, leases, grants and land patents.

See Nebraska Land and Property for additional information about early Nebraska land grants. After land was transferred to private ownership, subsequent transactions were usually recorded at the county courthouse, where records are currently housed.


For more information see Nebraska Land and Property

Local Histories

Local histories are available for McPherson County, Nebraska Genealogy. County histories may include biographies, church, school and government history, and military information. For more information about local histories, see the wiki page section Nebraska Local Histories.

Maps and Gazetteers

Nemcpherson.png

Military

Revolutionary War
Civil War
WWI

Newspapers

For information on Nebraska newspapers, see Nebraska Newspapers. Nebraska Newspapers Online

Nebraska Newspaper Catalogs

Probate

In most counties in Nebraska, probate records have been kept by the county judge. They include wills, fee books, claim registers, legacy records, inheritance records, probate ticklers, and dockets. The records are available at the county courthouse.

The FamilySearch Catalog lists films of probate records. To find the records for this county, use the Place Search for Nebraska - McPherson - Probate records.

Online Probate Records

Taxation

Nebraska tax records complement land records and can be used in place of censuses before 1820 or to supplement the years between censuses. There may be gaps of several years in the records.

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.

Marriage Records

Online Marriage Records Indexes and Images

Societies and Libraries

County, Township and City Societies

Libraries

  • Arthur County Library
    205 Fir St
    PO Box 146
    Arthur, NE 69121-0146
    Phone: 308-764-2219
    Fax: 308-764-2216
    Email: arthur_library@yahoo.com
    Director: Evanna Hardin
  • North Platte Public Library
    120 West 4th Street
    North Platte NE 69101
    Phone: 308-535-8036
    Fax: 308-535-8296
    Email: library@ci.north-platte.ne.us
    Director: Cecelia Lawrence

Family History Centers

  • Family History Centers provide one-on-one assistance and free access to premium genealogical websites. In addition, many centers have free how-to genealogy classes. See Family History Center for more information. Search the online FHC directory for a nearby family history center.

Websites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), McPherson County, Nebraska page 432, 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. http://genealogytrails.com/neb/mcpherson/ accessed 09/29/2016
  4. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/McPherson_County,_Nebraska accessed 09/29/2016
  5. Wikipedia contributors, "McPherson County, Nebraska," in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/McPherson_County,_Nebraska, accessed 1 August 2016.