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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.co.otoe.ne.us/ Otoe County Courthouse]<br>1021 Central Ave; PO Box 249<br> Nebraska City, NE 68410-0249<br> Phone: 402.873.9505<br><br>County Clerk has marriage, divorce and court records.<br>County Judge has probate records. <br>Register of Deeds has land records. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Otoe County, Nebraska page 433, {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
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| width="100%" bgcolor="#ffcc99" align="center" colspan="6" | <center>'''Beginning Dates for Otoe County Records'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" align="center" | '''[[Otoe County, Nebraska#Births|Birth]]'''
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| width="16.6%" align="center" | '''[[Otoe County, Nebraska#Marriages|Marriage]]'''
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| width="16.6%" align="center" | '''[[Otoe County, Nebraska#Census|Census]]'''
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| width="16.6%" align="center" | '''[[Otoe County, Nebraska#Land|Land]]'''
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== History  ==
 
== History  ==
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
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'''1854--'''Otoe County was created 23 November 1854 from [[Cass County, Nebraska|Cass]] and Pierce(old) Counties. '''County seat:''' Nebraska City <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
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*[[Atchison County, Missouri|Atchison County, Missouri]]
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*[[Cass County, Nebraska|Cass]]
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*[[Fremont County, Iowa|Fremont County, Iowa]]
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*[[Gage County, Nebraska|Gage]]
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*[[Johnson County, Nebraska|Johnson]]
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*[[Lancaster County, Nebraska|Lancaster]]
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*[[Nemaha County, Nebraska|Nemaha]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
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A list of [http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~neotoe/otocem.htm cemeteries of Otoe County] is available on the county's GenWeb site, with links to transcripts and photographs of tombstones for some of those cemeteries.
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==== Census  ====
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{{Census|Nebraska}}
  
 
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Early migration routes to and from {{PAGENAME}} for European and African American settlers included:
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:*[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Missouri_River Missouri River]
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:*[[Oregon Trail]] 1830s to 1890s from western Missouri to Oregon City, Oregon<ref>National Park Service, "(Auto Tour Route) Maps" in ''Oregon National Historic Trail'' at http://www.nps.gov/oreg/planyourvisit/maps.htm (accessed 18 July 2011).</ref>
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:*[[California Trail]] 1846 to 1869 from western Missouri to northern California<ref>National Park Service, "(Auto Tour Route) Maps" in ''California National Historic Trail'' at http://www.nps.gov/cali/planyourvisit/maps.htm (accessed 18 July 2011).</ref>
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:*[[Mormon Trail]] 1846 to 1869 from Nauvoo, Illinois to Salt Lake City, Utah<ref>National Park Service, "Auto Tour Route Maps" in ''Mormon Pioneer National Historic Trail'' at http://www.nps.gov/mopi/planyourvisit/maps.htm (accessed 18 July 2011).</ref>
  
 
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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*[[Nebraska City Nebraska Family History Center]]
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
 
*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.  
*Family History Library Catalog
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Revision as of 18:13, 5 December 2012

United States  > Nebraska > Otoe County

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Online Records

County Courthouse

Otoe County Courthouse
1021 Central Ave; PO Box 249
Nebraska City, NE 68410-0249
Phone: 402.873.9505

County Clerk has marriage, divorce and court records.
County Judge has probate records.
Register of Deeds has land records. [1]

Beginning Dates for Otoe County Records
Birth Marriage Death Census Land Probate
1904 1855 1904 1854 1855 1855


History

Parent County

1854--Otoe County was created 23 November 1854 from Cass and Pierce(old) Counties. County seat: Nebraska City [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

A list of cemeteries of Otoe County is available on the county's GenWeb site, with links to transcripts and photographs of tombstones for some of those cemeteries.

Census

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

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Migration

Early migration routes to and from Otoe 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), Otoe County, Nebraska page 433, 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. National Park Service, "(Auto Tour Route) Maps" in Oregon National Historic Trail at http://www.nps.gov/oreg/planyourvisit/maps.htm (accessed 18 July 2011).
  4. National Park Service, "(Auto Tour Route) Maps" in California National Historic Trail at http://www.nps.gov/cali/planyourvisit/maps.htm (accessed 18 July 2011).
  5. National Park Service, "Auto Tour Route Maps" in Mormon Pioneer National Historic Trail at http://www.nps.gov/mopi/planyourvisit/maps.htm (accessed 18 July 2011).
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