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<br> ''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Kansas]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Nemaha County''' <br>
  
== History and Tidbits  ==
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'''Nemaha County''', Kansas 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.
  
=== Cities  ===
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{{KSDC}}
  
=== Unincorporated Communities  ===
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Nemaha County
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| county_map = 200px-Map of Kansas highlighting Nemaha County svg.bmp
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| state = Kansas
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| state_map = KS-map.png
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| latd = 39.99
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| longd = 91.19
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| founded title = [[Kansas County Creation Dates and Parent Counties|Founded]]
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| founded year = 1855
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| founded date = August 30
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| seat wl = Seneca
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| building image = Nemaha 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 = '''[[Nemaha County, Kansas Courthouse|Nemaha County Courthouse]]'''<br>607 Nemaha Street<br>Seneca, Kansas 66538-1761<br>Phone: 785.336.2170
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=== County Government Site ===
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== County Courthouse ==
  
http://www.nemaha.kansasgov.com/  
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[http://www.nemaha.kansasgov.com/ Nemaha County Courthouse]<br>607 Nemaha Street <br>Seneca, KS 66538<br> Phone: 785.336.2146<br><br>County Clerk has birth, marriage and death records 1885-1911.<br>Clerk District Court has marriage, probate and court records from 1857. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Nemahan County, Kansas page 254, {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
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== History  ==
  
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==== Parent County  ====
  
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'''1855--'''Nemaha County was created 30 August 1855 as an original county. '''County seat:''' Seneca <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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== Neighboring Counties ==
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==== Boundary Changes ====
  
Brown, Jackson, Pottawatomie, Marshall
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==== Record Loss  ====
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== Places/Localities  ==
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==== Populated Places  ====
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[http://www.seneca-kansas.us/ Seneca City&nbsp;&nbsp;]
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[http://www.skyways.org/towns/Sabetha/ Sabetha City&nbsp;]
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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[[Brown County, Kansas|Brown]] | [[Jackson County, Kansas|Jackson]]&nbsp;| [[Marshall County, Kansas|Marshall]]&nbsp; | [[Pawnee County, Nebraska|Pawnee County, Nebraska]] |&nbsp;[[Pottawatomie County, Kansas|Pottawatomie]] | [[Richardson County, Nebraska|Richardson County, Nebraska]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
  
=== Cemeteries  ===
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==== Cemeteries  ====
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[http://freepages.history.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~nemahaks/stones/index.html Tombstone Photos of Nemaha County]
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==== Church  ====
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==== Court  ====
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==== Land  ====
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==== Local Histories  ====
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==== Maps  ====
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==== Military  ====
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During the Civil War men from this county enlisted in the [[7th Regiment, Kansas Cavalry|7th Regiment, Kansas Cavalry]]; the [[8th Regiment, Kansas Infantry|8th Regiment, Kansas Infantry]]; and the [[11th Regiment, Kansas Infantry|11th]], [[13th Regiment, Kansas Infantry|13th]] and [[15th Regiment, Kansas Militia Infantry|15th]] Regiments, Kansas Infantry.
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==== Newspapers  ====
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==== Probate  ====
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==== Taxation  ====
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==== Vital Records  ====
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
  
http://freepages.history.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~nemahaks/stones/index.html&nbsp;&nbsp; Some Tombstone Photos of Nemaha County, KS.
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==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
  
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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== Genealogy and History Websites ==
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== Web Sites ==
  
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*[http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~nemahaks/ Photos of People and Places in Nemaha County]
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*[http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?db=rlg-ks-nemaha&I11.x=0&I11.y=0 Working Research Database of Nemaha County]
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*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
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*{{FHL|Kansas%2C+Nemaha|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/KS/Nemaha/ Nemaha County, Kansas Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
  
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== References  ==
  
http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~nemahaks/&nbsp; Photos of People and Places in Nemaha County, KS.
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http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?db=rlg-ks-nemaha&amp;I11.x=0&amp;I11.y=0&nbsp; - Working database of Nemaha County, KS people (over 86,000 so far).
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Revision as of 17:58, 1 February 2013


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Nemaha County, Kansas 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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Nemaha County, Kansas
Map
Map of Kansas highlighting Nemaha County
Location in the state of Kansas
Map of the U.S. highlighting Kansas
Location of Kansas in the U.S.
Facts
Founded August 30, 1855
County Seat Seneca
Courthouse
Photo courtesy [[]]
Address Nemaha County Courthouse
607 Nemaha Street
Seneca, Kansas 66538-1761
Phone: 785.336.2170


County Courthouse

Nemaha County Courthouse
607 Nemaha Street
Seneca, KS 66538
Phone: 785.336.2146

County Clerk has birth, marriage and death records 1885-1911.
Clerk District Court has marriage, probate and court records from 1857. [1]

History

Parent County

1855--Nemaha County was created 30 August 1855 as an original county. County seat: Seneca [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Seneca City  

Sabetha City 

Neighboring Counties

Brown | Jackson | Marshall  | Pawnee County, NebraskaPottawatomie | Richardson County, Nebraska

Resources

Cemeteries

Tombstone Photos of Nemaha County

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

During the Civil War men from this county enlisted in the 7th Regiment, Kansas Cavalry; the 8th Regiment, Kansas Infantry; and the 11th, 13th and 15th Regiments, Kansas Infantry.

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), Nemahan County, Kansas page 254, 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).