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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States ]] > [[Nebraska|Nebraska]] > Seward County''  
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://connectseward.org/cgov/ Seward County Courthouse ]<br>529 Seward St; PO Box 190; <br>Seward, NE 68434<br> Phone: 402.643.2883&nbsp;<br><br>County&nbsp;Clerk has marriage and land records from 1866; <br>County Court has probate records&nbsp;&nbsp;from 1869; <br>Clerk District Court&nbsp;has divorce records 1868 and <br>court records from 1869<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Seward County, Nebraska page 434, {WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
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'''1855--'''Seward County was created 6 March 1855 from [[Cass County, Nebraska|Cass and]] Pierce(old) Counties. '''County seat:''' Seward <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
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== Places/Localities  ==
 
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
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*[[Butler County, Nebraska|Butler]]
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*[[Fillmore County, Nebraska|Fillmore]]
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*[[Lancaster County, Nebraska|Lancaster]]
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*[[Polk County, Nebraska|Polk]]
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*[[Saline County, Nebraska|Saline]]
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*[[Saunders County, Nebraska|Saunders]]
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*[[York County, Nebraska|York]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
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*http://www.sewardne.info/Cemeteries.htm
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*[http://www.billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=66689 Greenwood Cemetery, Seward]
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*[http://www.billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=66967 Mount Carmel Cemetery, Pleasant Dale]
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*[http://billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=67405 Seward Cemetery, Seward]
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==== Census ====
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{{Census|Nebraska}}
  
 
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
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==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
  
 
== 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.  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=204606&subject_disp=Nebraska%2C+Seward&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*{{FHL|Nebraska%2C+Seward|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
  
 
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Revision as of 20:30, 14 August 2012

United States  > Nebraska > Seward County

County Courthouse

Seward County Courthouse
529 Seward St; PO Box 190;
Seward, NE 68434
Phone: 402.643.2883 

County Clerk has marriage and land records from 1866;
County Court has probate records  from 1869;
Clerk District Court has divorce records 1868 and
court records from 1869[1]

History

Parent County

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

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

BillionGraves:

Census

For tips on accessing Seward 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

  • 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), Seward County, Nebraska page 434, {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).

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