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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.co.hamilton.ne.us/ Hamilton County Courthouse]<br>&nbsp;1111 13th St Ste 1;<br> Aurora, NE 68818<br> Phone: 402.694.3443&nbsp;<br><br>County&nbsp;Clerk has marriage and land records from 1870; <br>County Judge has probate and court records; <br>Clerk District Court has divorce records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Hamilton County, Nebraska page 431, {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  ====
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'''1867--'''Hamilton County was created 16 February 1867 from unorganized territory. '''County seat:''' Aurora <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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*[[Hall County, Nebraska|Hall]]
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*[[Merrick County, Nebraska|Merrick]]
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*[[Polk County, Nebraska|Polk]]
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*[[York County, Nebraska|York]]
  
 
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{{Census|Nebraska}}
  
 
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:*[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Platte_River Platte River]
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:*[[Oregon Trail]] 1830s to 1890s from western Missouri to Oregon City, Oregon<ref>Jim Tompkins, "The Oregon Trail 1841-1848 Map I" in ''Oregon Trail Landmarks'' at http://www.oregonpioneers.com/OTMap1.jpg (accessed 18 July 2011).</ref>
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:*[[California Trail]] 1846 to 1869 from western Missouri to northern California<ref>"Oregon California Trails Association" at http://octatrails.micromaps.com/ (accessed 18 July 2011).</ref>
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:*[[Mormon Trail]] 1846 to 1869 from Nauvoo, Illinois to Salt Lake City, Utah<ref>"The Pioneer Story: The Mormon Pioneer Trail" in ''The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints'' at http://lds.org/gospellibrary/pioneer/pioneerstory.htm (accessed 18 July 2011).</ref>
  
 
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
  
 
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*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=204421&subject_disp=Nebraska%2C+Hamilton&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1220032446787_578"></span>
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Revision as of 17:18, 13 August 2012

United States  > Nebraska > Hamilton County

County Courthouse

Hamilton County Courthouse
 1111 13th St Ste 1;
Aurora, NE 68818
Phone: 402.694.3443 

County Clerk has marriage and land records from 1870;
County Judge has probate and court records;
Clerk District Court has divorce records[1]

History

Parent County

1867--Hamilton County was created 16 February 1867 from unorganized territory. County seat: Aurora [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

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

Church

Court

History

Land

Maps

Migration

Early migration routes to and from Hamilton County, Nebraska Genealogy for European and African American settlers included:

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), Hamilton County, Nebraska page 431, {WorldCat|50140092|disp=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. Jim Tompkins, "The Oregon Trail 1841-1848 Map I" in Oregon Trail Landmarks at http://www.oregonpioneers.com/OTMap1.jpg (accessed 18 July 2011).
  4. "Oregon California Trails Association" at http://octatrails.micromaps.com/ (accessed 18 July 2011).
  5. "The Pioneer Story: The Mormon Pioneer Trail" in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints at http://lds.org/gospellibrary/pioneer/pioneerstory.htm (accessed 18 July 2011).

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