Difference between revisions of "Morrill County, Nebraska Genealogy"

From FamilySearch Wiki
Jump to: navigation, search
(<A script created by the FamilySearch Wiki Engineering Team modified a link on this page so it will not break when the Family History Library Catalog changes in late December.>)
(Morrill Nebraska)
(4 intermediate revisions by 4 users not shown)
Line 1: Line 1:
{{Nebraska-stub}} ''[[United States|United States&nbsp;]] &gt; [[Nebraska|Nebraska]]&nbsp;&gt; Morrill County''  
+
''[[United States|United States&nbsp;]] &gt; [[Nebraska|Nebraska]]&nbsp;&gt; Morrill County''  
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 +
 +
[http://www.co.morrill.ne.us/ Morrill County Courthouse; ]<br>PO Box 610;<br> Bridgeport, NE 69336-0610<br> Phone: 308.262.0860&nbsp;<br><br>County Clerk has birth, death and burial records from 1917 <br>and land records from 1909; County Judge has marriage <br>and probate records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Morrill County, Nebraska page 433, {WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
Line 29: Line 31:
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 +
 +
==== Census ====
 +
 +
{{Census|Nebraska}}
  
 
==== Church  ====
 
==== Church  ====
Line 39: Line 45:
  
 
==== Maps  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
 +
 +
==== Migration  ====
 +
 +
Early migration routes to and from {{PAGENAME}} for European and African American settlers included:
 +
 +
:*[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Platte_River Platte River]
 +
:*[[Oregon Trail]] 1830s to 1890s from western Missouri to Oregon City, Oregon<ref>Jim Tompkins, "The Oregon Trail 1841-1848 Map II" in ''Oregon Trail Landmarks'' at http://www.oregonpioneers.com/OTMap2.jpg  (accessed 18 July 2011).</ref>
 +
:*[[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>
 +
:*[[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>
  
 
==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
Line 51: Line 66:
  
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
 +
 +
==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
 +
 +
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
Line 59: Line 78:
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
  
<references />
+
<references />  
  
 +
{{Nebraska|Nebraska}}
 +
{{Nebraska-stub}}
 
[[Category:Morrill_County,_Nebraska]]
 
[[Category:Morrill_County,_Nebraska]]
 
{{Nebraska|Nebraska}}
 

Revision as of 21:08, 13 August 2012

United States  > Nebraska > Morrill County

County Courthouse

Morrill County Courthouse;
PO Box 610;
Bridgeport, NE 69336-0610
Phone: 308.262.0860 

County Clerk has birth, death and burial records from 1917
and land records from 1909; County Judge has marriage
and probate records[1]

History

Parent County

1908--Morrill County was created 12 November 1908 from Cheyenne County. County seat: Bridgeport [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

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

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Migration

Early migration routes to and from Morrill 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), Morrill County, Nebraska page 433, {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 II" in Oregon Trail Landmarks at http://www.oregonpioneers.com/OTMap2.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).

Template:Nebraska-stub