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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Nebraska]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Lancaster County'''
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'''Lancaster 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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{{NEDC}} <br> <br> {{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Lancaster County
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| county_map = 200px-Map of Nebraska highlighting Lancaster County svg.bmp
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| state = Nebraska
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| state_map = NE-map.png
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| latd = 39.99
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| longd = 91.19
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| founded title = [[Nebraska County Creation Dates and Parent Counties|Founded]]
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| founded year = 1855
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| founded date = March 6
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| seat wl= Lincoln
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| building image = Lancaster county courthouse.gif
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| building image size = 100px
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| building image cap = Photo courtesy [[]]
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| building address = '''[[Lancaster County, Nebraska Courthouse|Lancaster County Courthouse]]'''<br>555 S. 10th Street<br>Lincoln, Nebraska 68508<br>Phone: 402.441.7484
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://lancaster.ne.gov/ Lancaster County Courthouse]<br>555 S 10th Street <br>Lincoln, NE 68508<br> Phone: 402.441.7484<br><br>County Judge has marriage and probate records.<br> County Clerk has land records. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Lancaster 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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==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
  
A transcription of [http://www.nebraskahistory.org/lib-arch/services/refrence/la_pubs/Those_Who_Slumber.pdf Wyuka Cemetery (Lincoln, NE) Interments] 1877 to February 1881 is available online at http://www.nebraskahistory.org/lib-arch/services/refrence/la_pubs/Those_Who_Slumber.pdf<br>
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*A transcription of [http://www.nebraskahistory.org/lib-arch/services/refrence/la_pubs/Those_Who_Slumber.pdf Wyuka Cemetery (Lincoln, NE) Interments] 1877 to February 1881 is available online at http://www.nebraskahistory.org/lib-arch/services/refrence/la_pubs/Those_Who_Slumber.pdf
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Other cemeteries
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BillionGraves:
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*[http://billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=66433 Calvary Cemetery, Lincoln]
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*[http://billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=66910 Malcolm Cemetery, Malcolm]
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*[http://billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=158492 St. Paul's Cemetery, Elk], also known as St. Paul's Lutheran Cemetery.
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*[http://www.billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=127018 Waverly Cemetery, Waverly]
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==== Census  ====
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{{Census|Nebraska}}
  
 
==== Church  ====
 
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
  
==== Family History Centers ====
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==== Family History Centers ====
  
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]  
 
*[[Lincoln Nebraska Family History Center]]
 
*[[Lincoln Nebraska Family History Center]]
  
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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.  
*{{FHL|Nebraska%2C+Lancaster|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*{{FHL|Nebraska%2C+Lancaster|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}  
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*[http://nebraska-genealogy.com/Lancaster-County-Genealogy.htm Lancaster County Genealogy] (Nebraska Genealogy)
  
 
== References  ==
 
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Lancaster 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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Lancaster County, Nebraska
Map
Map of Nebraska highlighting Lancaster County
Location in the state of Nebraska
Map of the U.S. highlighting Nebraska
Location of Nebraska in the U.S.
Facts
Founded March 6, 1855
County Seat Lincoln
Courthouse
Photo courtesy [[]]
Address Lancaster County Courthouse
555 S. 10th Street
Lincoln, Nebraska 68508
Phone: 402.441.7484


County Courthouse

Lancaster County Courthouse
555 S 10th Street
Lincoln, NE 68508
Phone: 402.441.7484

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

History

Parent County

1855--Lancaster County was created 6 March 1855 from Cass and Pierce(old) Counties. County seat: Lincoln [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Cities and Villages

  • Lincoln
  • Hickman
  • Waverly
  • Bennet
  • Davey
  • Denton
  • Firth
  • Hallam
  • Malcolm
  • Panama
  • Raymond
  • Roca
  • Sprague

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Other cemeteries

BillionGraves:

Census

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

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Lancaster 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).
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