Deuel County, Nebraska Genealogy

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Deuel 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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Deuel County, Nebraska
Map
Map of Nebraska highlighting Deuel County
Location in the state of Nebraska
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Location of Nebraska in the U.S.
Facts
Founded November 6, 1888
County Seat Chappell
Courthouse
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Address Deuel County Courthouse
3rd & Vincent Streets
Chappell, Nebraska 69129
Phone: 308.874.3308


County Courthouse

Deuel County Courthouse
3rd & Vincent;
Chappell, NE 69129
Phone: 308.874.3308

County Judge has marriage and probate records.
County Clerk has burial, divorce and land records,
court reccords from 1890. [1]

History

Parent County

1888--Deuel County was created 6 November 1888 from Cheyenne County. County seat: Chappell [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

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

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

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 - Adams - Probate records.

Taxation

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

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), Deuel 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).
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