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{{Note|See an interactive outline map of [http://historical-county.newberry.org/website/Nebraska/viewer.htm ''Nebraska Historical Counties''] at Newberry Library site<ref>[http://historical-county.newberry.org/website/Nebraska/viewer.htm ''Nebraska Atlas of Historical County Boundaries'', John H. Long, Editor; Peggy Tuck Sinko, Associate Editor; Gordon DenBoer, Historical Compiler; Douglas Knox, Book Digitizing Director and Digital Compiler; Emily Kelley, Research Associate; Laura Rico-Beck, GIS Specialist; Peter Siczewicz, ArcIMS Interactive Map Designer; Robert Will, Cartographic Assistant. Copyright The Newberry Library 2008.</ref> (Free) Enter a year, '''Refresh Map''', select '''zoom in''', then click on the map to enlarge it.}}
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{{Tip|Sort the table by '''Date Formed''' or by '''Parent Counties''' and check [http://historical-county.newberry.org/website/Nebraska/documents/NE_County_Index.htm Boundary Changes] for interesting insights.}}
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| '''County'''<br>
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| align="center" style="background: rgb(240, 240, 240) none repeat scroll 0% 0%; -moz-background-clip: -moz-initial; -moz-background-origin: -moz-initial; -moz-background-inline-policy: -moz-initial;" | '''Name of County'''  
| '''Year<br>Created'''  
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| align="center" style="background: rgb(240, 240, 240) none repeat scroll 0% 0%; -moz-background-clip: -moz-initial; -moz-background-origin: -moz-initial; -moz-background-inline-policy: -moz-initial;" | '''Date Formed'''
| '''Parent County'''<br>
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| align="center" style="background: rgb(240, 240, 240) none repeat scroll 0% 0%; -moz-background-clip: -moz-initial; -moz-background-origin: -moz-initial; -moz-background-inline-policy: -moz-initial;" |'''Boundary<br>Changes'''  
| '''Year Split and Child County'''<br>
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| align="center" style="background: rgb(240, 240, 240) none repeat scroll 0% 0%; -moz-background-clip: -moz-initial; -moz-background-origin: -moz-initial; -moz-background-inline-policy: -moz-initial;" | '''Parent County'''  
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| align="center" style="background: rgb(240, 240, 240) none repeat scroll 0% 0%; -moz-background-clip: -moz-initial; -moz-background-origin: -moz-initial; -moz-background-inline-policy: -moz-initial;" | '''Counties Created by Boundary Changes'''
 
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| [[Adams County, Nebraska|Adams]]
|  
+
| 1867  Feb 16
|  
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#ADAMS Details]
|  
+
| Clay
 +
| none
 
|-
 
|-
|  
+
| [[Antelope County, Nebraska|Antelope]]
|  
+
| 1871  Mar 01
|  
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#ADAMS Details]
|  
+
| Pierce
 +
| none
 
|-
 
|-
|  
+
| [[Arthur County, Nebraska|Arthur]]
|  
+
| 1887  Mar 31
|  
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#ADAMS Details]
|  
+
| Nebraska Territory
 +
| none
 
|-
 
|-
|  
+
| [[Banner County, Nebraska|Banner]]
|  
+
| | none 8  18
|  
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#BANNER Details]
|  
+
| Cheyenne
 +
| none
 
|-
 
|-
|  
+
| [[Blaine County, Nebraska|Blaine]]
|  
+
| | none Mar 05
|  
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#BLAINE Details]
|  
+
| Custer
 +
| Thomas 1887
 
|-
 
|-
|  
+
| Blackbird
|  
+
| | none Jun 22
|  
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm# Details]
|  
+
| Nebraska Territory
 +
| renamed Thurston 1889
 
|-
 
|-
|  
+
| [[Boone County, Nebraska|Boone]]
|  
+
| | none Mar 01
|  
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#BOONE Details]
|  
+
| Platte
 +
| Greeley 1871, Wheeler 1877
 
|-
 
|-
|  
+
| [[Box Butte County, Nebraska|Box Butte]]
|  
+
| | Thomas 1887 Mar 23
|  
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#BOX%20BUTTE Details]
|  
+
| Nebraska Territory
 +
| none
 
|-
 
|-
|  
+
| [[Boyd County, Nebraska|Boyd]]
|  
+
| | renamed Thurston 1889 Mar 20
|  
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#BOYD Details]
|  
+
| Holt
 +
| none
 
|-
 
|-
|  
+
| [[Brown County, Nebraska|Brown]]
|  
+
| | Greeley 1871, Wheeler 1877 Feb 19
|  
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#BROWN Details]
|  
+
| Nebraska Territory
 +
| Keya Paha 1884, Rock 1857
 
|-
 
|-
|  
+
| [[Buffalo County, Nebraska|Buffalo]]
|  
+
| | none Mar 14
|  
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#BUFFALO Details]
|  
+
| Nebraska Territory
 +
| Dawson 1860, Sherman 1871
 
|-
 
|-
|  
+
| [[Burt County, Nebraska|Burt]]
|  
+
| | none Nov 23
|  
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#BURT Details]
|  
+
| Nebraska Territory
 +
| Cuming 1855, Thurston 1889
 
|-
 
|-
|  
+
| [[Butler County, Nebraska|Butler]]
|  
+
| | Keya Paha 1884, Rock 1857 Jan 26
|  
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#BUTLER Details]
|  
+
| Nebraska Territory
 +
| none
 
|-
 
|-
|  
+
| Calhoun
|  
+
| | Dawson 1860, Sherman 1871 Mar 14
|  
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm# Details]
|  
+
| Nebraska Territory
 +
| renamed Saunders 1862
 
|-
 
|-
|  
+
| [[Cass County, Nebraska|Cass]]
|  
+
| | Cuming 1855, Thurston 1889 Nov 23
|  
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#CASS Details]
|  
+
| Nebraska Territory
 +
| none
 
|-
 
|-
|  
+
| [[Cedar County, Nebraska|Cedar]]
|  
+
| | none Feb 12
|  
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#CEDAR Details]
|  
+
| Nebraska Territory
 +
| none
 
|-
 
|-
|  
+
| [[Chase County, Nebraska|Chase]]
|  
+
| | renamed Saunders 1862 Feb 27
|  
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#CHASE Details]
|  
+
| Nebraska Territory
 +
| none
 
|-
 
|-
|  
+
| [[Cherry County, Nebraska|Cherry]]
|  
+
| | none Feb 23
|  
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#CHERRY Details]
|  
+
| Nebraska Territory
 +
| none
 
|-
 
|-
|  
+
| [[Cheyenne County, Nebraska|Cheyenne]]
|  
+
| | none Jun 22
|  
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#CHEYENNE Details]
|  
+
| Nebraska Territory
 +
| Banner 1888, Deuel 1888, Kimball 1888, Morrill 1908, Scotts Bluff 1881
 
|-
 
|-
|  
+
| [[Clay County, Nebraska|Clay]]
|  
+
| | none Mar 07
|  
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#CLAY Details]
|  
+
| Nebraska Territory
 +
| Adams 1867, Nuckolls 1860
 
|-
 
|-
|  
+
| [[Colfax County, Nebraska|Colfax]]
|  
+
| | none Feb 15
|  
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#COLFAX Details]
|  
+
| Dodge
 +
| none
 
|-
 
|-
|  
+
| [[Cuming County, Nebraska|Cuming]]
|  
+
| | Banner 1888, Deuel 1888, Kimball 1888, Morrill 1908, Scotts Bluff 1881 Mar 16
|  
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#CUMING Details]
|  
+
| Burt
 +
| none
 
|-
 
|-
|  
+
| [[Custer County, Nebraska|Custer]]
|  
+
| | Adams 1867, Nuckolls 1860 Feb 17
|  
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#CUSTER Details]
|  
+
| Nebraska Territory
 +
| Blaine 1885, Logan 1885
 
|-
 
|-
|  
+
| [[Dakota County, Nebraska|Dakota]]
|  
+
| | none Mar 07
|  
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#DAKOTA Details]
|  
+
| Nebraska Territory
 +
| none
 
|-
 
|-
|  
+
| [[Dawes County, Nebraska|Dawes]]
|  
+
| | none Feb 19
|  
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#DAWES Details]
|  
+
| Sioux
 +
| none
 
|-
 
|-
|  
+
| [[Dawson County, Nebraska|Dawson]]
|  
+
| | Blaine 1885, Logan 1885 Jan 11
|  
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#DAWSON Details]
|  
+
| Buffalo
 +
| none
 
|-
 
|-
|  
+
| [[Deuel County, Nebraska|Deuel]]
|  
+
| | none Nov 06
|  
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#DEUEL Details]
|  
+
| Cheyenne
 +
| Garden 1909
 
|-
 
|-
|  
+
| [[Dixon County, Nebraska|Dixon]]
|  
+
| | none Jan 26
|  
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#DIXON Details]
|  
+
| Nebraska Territory
 +
| none
 
|-
 
|-
|  
+
| [[Dodge County, Nebraska|Dodge]]
|  
+
| | none Nov 23
|  
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#DODGE Details]
|  
+
| Nebraska Territory
 +
| Colfax 1869
 
|-
 
|-
|  
+
| [[Douglas County, Nebraska|Douglas]]
|  
+
| | Garden 1909 Nov 23
|  
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#DOUGLAS Details]
|  
+
| Nebraska Territory
 +
| Saunders 1865
 
|-
 
|-
|  
+
| [[Dundy County, Nebraska|Dundy]]
|  
+
| | none Feb 27
|  
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#DUNDY Details]
|  
+
| Nebraska Territory
 +
| none
 
|-
 
|-
|  
+
| Emmet
|  
+
| | Colfax 1869 Feb 18
|  
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm# Details]
|  
+
| renamed from L’Eau Qui Court
 +
| renamed Knox 1873
 
|-
 
|-
|  
+
| [[Fillmore County, Nebraska|Fillmore]]
|  
+
| | Saunders 1865 Jan 26
|  
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#FILLMORE Details]
|  
+
| Nebraska Territory
 +
| none
 
|-
 
|-
|  
+
| Forney
|  
+
| | none Mar 23
|  
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm# Details]
|  
+
| Nebraska Territory
 +
| renamed Nemaha 1856
 
|-
 
|-
|  
+
| [[Franklin County, Nebraska|Franklin]]
|  
+
| | renamed Knox 1873 Feb 16
|  
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#FRANKLIN Details]
|  
+
| Kearney
 +
| none
 
|-
 
|-
|  
+
| [[Frontier County, Nebraska|Frontier]]
|  
+
| | none Jan 17
|  
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#FRONTIER Details]
|  
+
| Nebraska Territory
 +
| Red Willow 1873
 
|-
 
|-
|  
+
| [[Furnas County, Nebraska|Furnas]]
|  
+
| | renamed Nemaha 1856 Feb 27
|  
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#FURNAS Details]
|  
+
| Nebraska Territory
 +
| none
 
|-
 
|-
|  
+
| [[Gage County, Nebraska|Gage]]
|  
+
| | none Mar 16
|  
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#GAGE Details]
|  
+
| Nebraska Territory
 +
| Jefferson 1856, Saline 1855
 
|-
 
|-
|  
+
| [[Garden County, Nebraska|Garden]]
|  
+
| | Red Willow 1873 Nov 02
|  
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#GARDEN Details]
|  
+
| Deuel
 +
| none
 
|-
 
|-
|  
+
| [[Garfield County, Nebraska|Garfield]]
|  
+
| | none Nov 08
|  
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#GARFIELD Details]
|  
+
| Wheeler
 +
| none
 
|-
 
|-
|  
+
| [[Gosper County, Nebraska|Gosper]]
|  
+
| | Jefferson 1856, Saline 1855 Nov 26
|  
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#GOSPER Details]
|  
+
| Nebraska Territory
 +
| none
 
|-
 
|-
|  
+
| [[Grant County, Nebraska|Grant]]
|  
+
| | none Mar 31
|  
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#GRANT Details]
|  
+
| Nebraska Territory
 +
| none
 
|-
 
|-
|  
+
| [[Greeley County, Nebraska|Greeley]]
|  
+
| | none Mar 01
|  
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#GREELEY Details]
|  
+
| Boone
 +
| none
 
|-
 
|-
|  
+
| Greene
|  
+
| | none Jan 11
|  
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm# Details]
|  
+
| Nebraska Territory
 +
| renamed Seward 1862
 
|-
 
|-
|  
+
| [[Hall County, Nebraska|Hall]]
|  
+
| | none Nov 04
|  
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#HALL Details]
|  
+
| Nebraska Territory
 +
| Howard 1871
 
|-
 
|-
|  
+
| [[Hamilton County, Nebraska|Hamilton]]
|  
+
| | none Feb 16
|  
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#HAMILTON Details]
|  
+
| York
 +
| none
 
|-
 
|-
|  
+
| [[Harlan County, Nebraska|Harlan]]
|  
+
| | renamed Seward 1862 Mar 01
|  
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#HARLAN Details]
|  
+
| Nebraska Territory
 +
| none
 
|-
 
|-
|  
+
| [[Hayes County, Nebraska|Hayes]]
|  
+
| | Howard 1871 Feb 19
|  
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#HAYES Details]
|  
+
| Nebraska Territory
 +
| none
 
|-
 
|-
|  
+
| [[Hitchcock County, Nebraska|Hitchcock]]
|  
+
| | none Feb 27
|  
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#HITCHCOCK Details]
|  
+
| Nebraska Territory
 +
| none
 
|-
 
|-
|  
+
| [[Holt County, Nebraska|Holt]]
|  
+
| | none Jan 09
|  
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#HOLT Details]
|  
+
| renamed from West
 +
| Boyd 1891
 +
|-
 +
| Izard
 +
| | none Nov 23
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm# Details]
 +
| Nebraska Territory
 +
| renamed Stanton 1855
 +
|-
 +
| [[Johnson County, Nebraska|Johnson]]
 +
| | none Mar 02
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#JOHNSON Details]
 +
| Nebraska Territory
 +
| none
 +
|-
 +
| [[Jefferson County, Nebraska|Jefferson]]
 +
| | Boyd 1891 Mar 06
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#JEFFERSON Details]
 +
| Nebraska Territory
 +
| Thayer 1856
 +
|-
 +
| [[Kearney County, Nebraska|Kearney]]
 +
| | renamed Stanton 1855 Jan 10
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#KEARNEY Details]
 +
| Nebraska Territory
 +
| Franklin 1867
 +
|-
 +
| [[Keith County, Nebraska|Keith]]
 +
| | none Feb 27
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#KEITH Details]
 +
| Lincoln
 +
| McPherson 1887, Perkins 1887
 +
|-
 +
| [[Keya Paha County, Nebraska|Keya Paha]]
 +
| | Thayer 1856 Nov 04
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#KEYA%20PAHA Details]
 +
| Brown, Rock
 +
| none
 +
|-
 +
| [[Kimball County, Nebraska|Kimball]]
 +
| | Franklin 1867 Nov 06
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#KIMBALL Details]
 +
| Cheyenne
 +
| none
 +
|-
 +
| [[Knox County, Nebraska|Knox]]
 +
| | McPherson 1887, Perkins 1887 Feb 21
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#KNOX Details]
 +
| renamed from Emmet
 +
| none
 +
|-
 +
| [[Lancaster County, Nebraska|Lancaster]]
 +
| | none Mar 06
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#LANCASTER Details]
 +
| Nebraska Territory
 +
| Saline 1855, Seward 1885
 +
|-
 +
| L’Eau Qui Court
 +
| | none Feb 10
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm# Details]
 +
| Nebraska Territory
 +
| renamed Emmett 1867
 +
|-
 +
| [[Lincoln County, Nebraska|Lincoln]]
 +
| | none Dec 11
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#LINCOLN Details]
 +
| renamed from Shorter
 +
| Keith 1873, McPherson 1887
 +
|-
 +
| [[Logan County, Nebraska|Logan]]
 +
| | Saline 1855, Seward 1885 Feb 24
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#LOGAN Details]
 +
| Custer
 +
| none
 +
|-
 +
| [[Loup County, Nebraska|Loup]]
 +
| | renamed Emmett 1867 Mar 06
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#LOUP Details]
 +
| Nebraska Territory
 +
| none
 +
|-
 +
| [[Madison County, Nebraska|Madison]]
 +
| | Keith 1873, McPherson 1887 Jan 26
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#MADISON Details]
 +
| Platte
 +
| Pierce 1856
 +
|-
 +
| [[McPherson County, Nebraska|McPherson]]
 +
| | none Mar 31
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#MCPHERSON Details]
 +
| Lincoln, Keith
 +
| none
 +
|-
 +
| [[Merrick County, Nebraska|Merrick]]
 +
| | none Nov 04
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#MERRICK Details]
 +
| Nebraska Territory
 +
| Nance 1879
 +
|-
 +
| [[Morrill County, Nebraska|Morrill]]
 +
| | Pierce 1856 Nov 03
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#MORRILL Details]
 +
| Cheyenne
 +
| none
 +
|-
 +
| [[Nance County, Nebraska|Nance]]
 +
| | none Feb 13
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#NANCE Details]
 +
| Merrick
 +
| none
 +
|-
 +
| [[Nemaha County, Nebraska|Nemaha]]
 +
| | Nance 1879 Jan 26
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#NEMAHA Details]
 +
| renamed from Forney
 +
| none
 +
|-
 +
| [[Nuckolls County, Nebraska|Nuckolls]]
 +
| | none Jan 13
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#NUCKOLLS Details]
 +
| Clay
 +
| none
 +
|-
 +
| [[Otoe County, Nebraska|Otoe]]
 +
| | none Nov 23
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#OTOE Details]
 +
| Nebraska Territory
 +
| none
 +
|-
 +
| [[Pawnee County, Nebraska|Pawnee]]
 +
| | none Mar 06
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#PAWNEE Details]
 +
| Nebraska Territory
 +
| none
 +
|-
 +
| [[Perkins County, Nebraska|Perkins]]
 +
| | none Nov 08
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#PERKINS Details]
 +
| Keith
 +
| none
 +
|-
 +
| [[Phelps County, Nebraska|Phelps]]
 +
| | none Feb 11
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#PHELPS Details]
 +
| Nebraska Territory
 +
| none
 +
|-
 +
| [[Pierce County, Nebraska|Pierce]]
 +
| | none Jan 26
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#PIERCE Details]
 +
| Madison
 +
| Antelope 1871
 +
|-
 +
| [[Platte County, Nebraska|Platte]]
 +
| | none Jan 26
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#PLATTE Details]
 +
| Nebraska Territory
 +
| Boone 1871, Madison 1856
 +
|-
 +
| [[Polk County, Nebraska|Polk]]
 +
| | none Jan 26
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#POLK Details]
 +
| Nebraska Territory
 +
| none
 +
|-
 +
| [[Red Willow County, Nebraska|Red Willow]]
 +
| | Antelope 1871 Feb 27
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#RED%20WILLOW Details]
 +
| Frontier
 +
| none
 +
|-
 +
| [[Richardson County, Nebraska|Richardson]]
 +
| | Boone 1871, Madison 1856 Nov 23
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#RICHARDSON Details]
 +
| Nebraska Territory
 +
| none
 +
|-
 +
| [[Rock County, Nebraska|Rock]]
 +
| | none rap no
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#ROCK Details]
 +
| Brown
 +
| Keya Paha 1884
 +
|-
 +
| [[Saline County, Nebraska|Saline]]
 +
| | none Mar 06
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#SALINE Details]
 +
| Gage, Lancaster
 +
| none
 +
|-
 +
| [[Sarpy County, Nebraska|Sarpy]]
 +
| | none Feb 07
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#SARPY Details]
 +
| Nebraska Territory
 +
| Saundrs 1865
 +
|-
 +
| [[Saunders County, Nebraska|Saunders]]
 +
| | Keya Paha 1884 Jan 26
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#SAUNDERS Details]
 +
| Sarpy, Douglas
 +
| none
 +
|-
 +
| [[Scotts Bluff County, Nebraska|Scotts Bluff]]
 +
| | none Nov 06
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#SCOTTS BLUFF Details]
 +
| Cheyenne
 +
| none
 +
|-
 +
| [[Seward County, Nebraska|Seward]]
 +
| | Saundrs 1865 Jan 03
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#SEWARD Details]
 +
| renamed Greene
 +
| none
 +
|-
 +
| [[Sheridan County, Nebraska|Sheridan]]
 +
| | none Jul 01
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#SHERIDAN Details]
 +
| Sioux
 +
| none
 +
|-
 +
| [[Sherman County, Nebraska|Sherman]]
 +
| | none Mar 01
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#SHERMAN Details]
 +
| Buffalo
 +
| none
 +
|-
 +
| Shorter
 +
| | none Jan 26
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm# Details]
 +
| Nebraska Territory
 +
| renamed Lincoln 1861
 +
|-
 +
| [[Sioux County, Nebraska|Sioux]]
 +
| | none Feb 19
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#SIOUX Details]
 +
| Nebraska Territory
 +
| Dawes 1885, Sheridan 1885
 +
|-
 +
| [[Stanton County, Nebraska|Stanton]]
 +
| | none Mar 06
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#STANTON Details]
 +
| renamed from Izard
 +
| none
 +
|-
 +
| [[Thayer County, Nebraska|Thayer]]
 +
| | renamed Lincoln 1861 Jan 26
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#THAYER Details]
 +
| Jefferson
 +
| none
 +
|-
 +
| [[Thomas County, Nebraska|Thomas]]
 +
| | Dawes 1885, Sheridan 1885 Mar 31
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#THOMAS Details]
 +
| Blaine
 +
| none
 +
|-
 +
| [[Thurston County, Nebraska|Thurston]]
 +
| | none Mar 28
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#THURSTON Details]
 +
| Burt
 +
| Wayne 1871
 +
|-
 +
| [[Valley County, Nebraska|Valley]]
 +
| | none Mar 01
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#VALLEY Details]
 +
| Nebraska Territory
 +
| none
 +
|-
 +
| [[Washington County, Nebraska|Washington]]
 +
| | none Nov 23
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#WASHINGTON Details]
 +
| Nebraska Territory
 +
| none
 +
|-
 +
| [[Wayne County, Nebraska|Wayne]]
 +
| | Wayne 1871 Mar 04
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#WAYNE Details]
 +
| Thurston
 +
| none
 +
|-
 +
| [[Webster County, Nebraska|Webster]]
 +
| | none Feb 16
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#WEBSTER Details]
 +
| Nebraska Territory
 +
| none
 +
|-
 +
| West
 +
| | none Jan 13
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm# Details]
 +
| Nebraska Territory
 +
| renamed Holt 1862
 +
|-
 +
| [[Wheeler County, Nebraska|Wheeler]]
 +
| | none Feb 17
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#WHEELER Details]
 +
| Boone
 +
| Garfield 1884
 +
|-
 +
| [[York County, Nebraska|York]]
 +
| | none Mar 13
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NE_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#YORK Details]
 +
| Nebraska Territory
 +
| Hamilton 1867
 
|}
 
|}
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[[Category:United_States_County_Creations]]

Revision as of 15:18, 13 August 2014


Name of County Date Formed Boundary
Changes
Parent County Counties Created by Boundary Changes
Adams 1867 Feb 16 Details Clay none
Antelope 1871 Mar 01 Details Pierce none
Arthur 1887 Mar 31 Details Nebraska Territory none
Banner none 8 18 Details Cheyenne none
Blaine none Mar 05 Details Custer Thomas 1887
Blackbird none Jun 22 Details Nebraska Territory renamed Thurston 1889
Boone none Mar 01 Details Platte Greeley 1871, Wheeler 1877
Box Butte Thomas 1887 Mar 23 Details Nebraska Territory none
Boyd renamed Thurston 1889 Mar 20 Details Holt none
Brown Greeley 1871, Wheeler 1877 Feb 19 Details Nebraska Territory Keya Paha 1884, Rock 1857
Buffalo none Mar 14 Details Nebraska Territory Dawson 1860, Sherman 1871
Burt none Nov 23 Details Nebraska Territory Cuming 1855, Thurston 1889
Butler Keya Paha 1884, Rock 1857 Jan 26 Details Nebraska Territory none
Calhoun Dawson 1860, Sherman 1871 Mar 14 Details Nebraska Territory renamed Saunders 1862
Cass Cuming 1855, Thurston 1889 Nov 23 Details Nebraska Territory none
Cedar none Feb 12 Details Nebraska Territory none
Chase renamed Saunders 1862 Feb 27 Details Nebraska Territory none
Cherry none Feb 23 Details Nebraska Territory none
Cheyenne none Jun 22 Details Nebraska Territory Banner 1888, Deuel 1888, Kimball 1888, Morrill 1908, Scotts Bluff 1881
Clay none Mar 07 Details Nebraska Territory Adams 1867, Nuckolls 1860
Colfax none Feb 15 Details Dodge none
Cuming Banner 1888, Deuel 1888, Kimball 1888, Morrill 1908, Scotts Bluff 1881 Mar 16 Details Burt none
Custer Adams 1867, Nuckolls 1860 Feb 17 Details Nebraska Territory Blaine 1885, Logan 1885
Dakota none Mar 07 Details Nebraska Territory none
Dawes none Feb 19 Details Sioux none
Dawson Blaine 1885, Logan 1885 Jan 11 Details Buffalo none
Deuel none Nov 06 Details Cheyenne Garden 1909
Dixon none Jan 26 Details Nebraska Territory none
Dodge none Nov 23 Details Nebraska Territory Colfax 1869
Douglas Garden 1909 Nov 23 Details Nebraska Territory Saunders 1865
Dundy none Feb 27 Details Nebraska Territory none
Emmet Colfax 1869 Feb 18 Details renamed from L’Eau Qui Court renamed Knox 1873
Fillmore Saunders 1865 Jan 26 Details Nebraska Territory none
Forney none Mar 23 Details Nebraska Territory renamed Nemaha 1856
Franklin renamed Knox 1873 Feb 16 Details Kearney none
Frontier none Jan 17 Details Nebraska Territory Red Willow 1873
Furnas renamed Nemaha 1856 Feb 27 Details Nebraska Territory none
Gage none Mar 16 Details Nebraska Territory Jefferson 1856, Saline 1855
Garden Red Willow 1873 Nov 02 Details Deuel none
Garfield none Nov 08 Details Wheeler none
Gosper Jefferson 1856, Saline 1855 Nov 26 Details Nebraska Territory none
Grant none Mar 31 Details Nebraska Territory none
Greeley none Mar 01 Details Boone none
Greene none Jan 11 Details Nebraska Territory renamed Seward 1862
Hall none Nov 04 Details Nebraska Territory Howard 1871
Hamilton none Feb 16 Details York none
Harlan renamed Seward 1862 Mar 01 Details Nebraska Territory none
Hayes Howard 1871 Feb 19 Details Nebraska Territory none
Hitchcock none Feb 27 Details Nebraska Territory none
Holt none Jan 09 Details renamed from West Boyd 1891
Izard none Nov 23 Details Nebraska Territory renamed Stanton 1855
Johnson none Mar 02 Details Nebraska Territory none
Jefferson Boyd 1891 Mar 06 Details Nebraska Territory Thayer 1856
Kearney renamed Stanton 1855 Jan 10 Details Nebraska Territory Franklin 1867
Keith none Feb 27 Details Lincoln McPherson 1887, Perkins 1887
Keya Paha Thayer 1856 Nov 04 Details Brown, Rock none
Kimball Franklin 1867 Nov 06 Details Cheyenne none
Knox McPherson 1887, Perkins 1887 Feb 21 Details renamed from Emmet none
Lancaster none Mar 06 Details Nebraska Territory Saline 1855, Seward 1885
L’Eau Qui Court none Feb 10 Details Nebraska Territory renamed Emmett 1867
Lincoln none Dec 11 Details renamed from Shorter Keith 1873, McPherson 1887
Logan Saline 1855, Seward 1885 Feb 24 Details Custer none
Loup renamed Emmett 1867 Mar 06 Details Nebraska Territory none
Madison Keith 1873, McPherson 1887 Jan 26 Details Platte Pierce 1856
McPherson none Mar 31 Details Lincoln, Keith none
Merrick none Nov 04 Details Nebraska Territory Nance 1879
Morrill Pierce 1856 Nov 03 Details Cheyenne none
Nance none Feb 13 Details Merrick none
Nemaha Nance 1879 Jan 26 Details renamed from Forney none
Nuckolls none Jan 13 Details Clay none
Otoe none Nov 23 Details Nebraska Territory none
Pawnee none Mar 06 Details Nebraska Territory none
Perkins none Nov 08 Details Keith none
Phelps none Feb 11 Details Nebraska Territory none
Pierce none Jan 26 Details Madison Antelope 1871
Platte none Jan 26 Details Nebraska Territory Boone 1871, Madison 1856
Polk none Jan 26 Details Nebraska Territory none
Red Willow Antelope 1871 Feb 27 Details Frontier none
Richardson Boone 1871, Madison 1856 Nov 23 Details Nebraska Territory none
Rock none rap no Details Brown Keya Paha 1884
Saline none Mar 06 Details Gage, Lancaster none
Sarpy none Feb 07 Details Nebraska Territory Saundrs 1865
Saunders Keya Paha 1884 Jan 26 Details Sarpy, Douglas none
Scotts Bluff none Nov 06 BLUFF Details Cheyenne none
Seward Saundrs 1865 Jan 03 Details renamed Greene none
Sheridan none Jul 01 Details Sioux none
Sherman none Mar 01 Details Buffalo none
Shorter none Jan 26 Details Nebraska Territory renamed Lincoln 1861
Sioux none Feb 19 Details Nebraska Territory Dawes 1885, Sheridan 1885
Stanton none Mar 06 Details renamed from Izard none
Thayer renamed Lincoln 1861 Jan 26 Details Jefferson none
Thomas Dawes 1885, Sheridan 1885 Mar 31 Details Blaine none
Thurston none Mar 28 Details Burt Wayne 1871
Valley none Mar 01 Details Nebraska Territory none
Washington none Nov 23 Details Nebraska Territory none
Wayne Wayne 1871 Mar 04 Details Thurston none
Webster none Feb 16 Details Nebraska Territory none
West none Jan 13 Details Nebraska Territory renamed Holt 1862
Wheeler none Feb 17 Details Boone Garfield 1884
York none Mar 13 Details Nebraska Territory Hamilton 1867
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  1. [http://historical-county.newberry.org/website/Nebraska/viewer.htm Nebraska Atlas of Historical County Boundaries, John H. Long, Editor; Peggy Tuck Sinko, Associate Editor; Gordon DenBoer, Historical Compiler; Douglas Knox, Book Digitizing Director and Digital Compiler; Emily Kelley, Research Associate; Laura Rico-Beck, GIS Specialist; Peter Siczewicz, ArcIMS Interactive Map Designer; Robert Will, Cartographic Assistant. Copyright The Newberry Library 2008.