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==== Populated Places  ====
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Cities and Villages
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*Amherst
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*Buda
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*Elm Creek
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*Gibbon
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*Kearney
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*Miller
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*Pleasanton
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*Ravenna
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*Riverdale
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*Shelton
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Buffalo County is also divided into some 26 townships
  
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====

Revision as of 18:33, 23 March 2010

United States  > Nebraska > Buffalo County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1855--Buffalo County was created 14 March 1855 as an original county. County seat: Kearney [1]

Boundary Changes

The records are in the county record office.

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Cities and Villages

  • Amherst
  • Buda
  • Elm Creek
  • Gibbon
  • Kearney
  • Miller
  • Pleasanton
  • Ravenna
  • Riverdale
  • Shelton

Buffalo County is also divided into some 26 townships

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

The cemetery for the Immanuel Lutheran Church is located about 2 miles Northwest of the town of Amherst. It's a small cemetery. Many of the headstones are for people of German descent.

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

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. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).