Nebraska State and County Updates

 

2011

 

 

 State Updates

January

 

Guide To Public Vital Statistic Records in Nebraska 1941 - Contributed by:  Martin W. Johnson

 

Nebraska Pioneers

 

February

Guide To Public Vital Statistic Records in Nebraska 1941 - Contributed by:  Martin W. Johnson 

 Nebraska Drouth Suffers - Contributed by:  Veneta McKinney

First White Child Born in Nebraska

Glorious Nebraska

 

 

March

Guide To Public Vital Statistic Records in Nebraska 1941 - Contributed by:  Martin W. Johnson 

 

Misc. Obituaries

Robert Lincoln Bell - Contributed by:  Nancy Piper

  

April

Guide To Public Vital Statistic Records in Nebraska 1941 - Contributed by:  Martin W. Johnson

 

News Articles

Tornado Sweeps Four States - Contributed by:  Barbara Ziegenmeyer

Unknown Death Toll and Hundreds Hurt - Contributed by:  Barbara Ziegenmeyer

 

 

 

May

 

Guide To Public Vital Statistic Records in Nebraska 1941 - Contributed by:  Martin W. Johnson

 

Military

 

Pensions

New Pension Order

 

Historical Data

First Mail Route in Territory

 

 

June

 

Guide To Public Vital Statistic Records in Nebraska 1941 - Contributed by:  Martin W. Johnson 

 

Pensions

Pensions - February 28, 1895   - Contributed by:  Cathy Danielson

Pensions - April 29, 1895  - Contributed by:  Cathy Danielson

Pensions - June 27, 1895  - Contributed by:  Cathy Danielson

Pensions - August 20, 1896    - Contributed by:  Cathy Danielson

Nebraska Pension Chart

 

July

Guide To Public Vital Statistic Records in Nebraska 1941 - Contributed by:  Martin W. Johnson 

Pawnee Scouts

 

August

Nebraska's Silver Anniversary

 

September

Biographies

Miss Alice Cunningham Fletcher

Mrs. Sarah Hearst Block

Mrs. Mary Blatchley Briggs

Contributed by:  Therman Keller

 

 

October

 

Nebraska Indians

Chief Red Cloud Dying

 

Land

Nebraska to Swap Land With South Dakota  

 

 

November

 

Nebraska Indians

Rights of the Indians Today

 

Nebraska Business

Nebraska Factories

 

Historical Data

Nebraskas Bitter Fight for Life

 

 

December

 

Nebraska Indians

To Reimburse Nebraska

 

Historical Society and Associations

Nebraska Historical Society Meeting

 

Unhosted Counties

 

January

 

Adams

WW II Honor List - Contributed by:  Deena Stoddard

 

September

News Tidbits

Farmer Goes Insane - Contributed by:  Melody Beery

 

 

Antelope

WW II Honor List - Contributed by:  Deena Stoddard

 

 

Arthur

 

August

 

County History

County Problems

Arthur County

 

County Seat

 

News Tidbits

 

Banner

 

County Data

Banner County

 

News Articles

One Divorce Case Breaks Record for County in Nebraska

Lincoln, Nebraska, Virtuous; No Divorce in 5 years

Banner County Boasts

Pro-Whiskers Club Formed

 

 

 

Blaine

 

County Data

Blaine County

 

News and Tidbits

Blaine

 

 

Boone

WW II Honor List -  Contributed by:  Deena Roberts

 

July

Obituaries

Mrs. Reuben Peterson - Contribute by:  D. Morse

 

 

 

Box Butte

WW II Honor List - Contributed by:  Deena Stoddard

 

 

Boyd

WW II Honor List - Contributed by:  Deena Stoddard

 

 

Brown

 

County Data

Brown County

 

News and Tidbits

Preacher Held for Assault

 

 

 

Buffalo

WW II Honor List - Contributed by:  Deena Stoddard

 March

News and Tidbits

A Blaze At Kearney

 

 

September

 

News Articles

Colony of Old Settlers Meet - Contributed by:  Melody Beery

 

Deaths

Killed by Train - Contributed by:  Melody Beery

 

November

 

County Data

Buffalo County

 

County Families

John Moses Clapper/Thomas E. Moore - Contributed by:  John Clapper III, Esq.

 

Burt

WW II Honor List - Contributed by:  Deena Stoddard

 February

 

News Tidbits

 

Small Pox Reported - Contributed by:  Melody Beery

 

March

 

Biographies

Todd Benjamin - Contributed by: Kim Torp

 

 

 

Butler

WW II Honor List - Contributed by:  Deena Stoddard

 

 

Cass

WW II Honor List - Contributed by:  Deena Stoddard

 

October

Obituaries

William Caddy, Sr. - Contributed by:  Dean Thomson

 

 

November

 

County Data

Cass County

 

Cedar

WW II Honor List - Contributed by:  Deena Stoddard

 

Chase

 

County Data

Chase County

 

News Articles

Chase County Treasurer After Treasurer Barley's Scalp in Court

 

 

Cherry

 

April

 

News Tidbits

Two Horse Thieves Captures - Contributed by:  Kim Thorp

M. P. Brosius Visits Ill Daughter - Contributed by:  Kim Thorp

 

Obituaries

Herbert Hendershot - Contributed by:  Kin Thorp

 

 

August

 

News Articles

Wild Man

 

 

December

 

News Articles

New Partnership - Sub by FoFG

Recovered From His Injury - Sub by FoFG

 

 

Cheyenne

WW II Honor List - Contributed by:  Deena Stoddard

 

May

News and Tidbits

Krupicka Dies of Wounds - Contributed by:  Terry Dicken

 

 

Clay

WW II Honor List - Contributed by:  Deena Stoddard

 

 

Colfax

WW II Honor List - Contributed by:  Deena Stoddard

 

March

County

McPherson County Organized

 

Cuming

WW II Honor List - Contributed by:  Deena Stoddard

 

June

News Tidbits

Claude Fletcher

 

Dakota

 

County Data

Dakota County

 

News Articles

Dakota's County Records

 

 

Dawes

 

 

News Tidbits

Changed Not in the Grave - Contributed by:  Melody Beery

 

 

June

 

Obitiarues

Mrs. Mary C. Burke - Contributed by:  A Friend of Genealogy

 

 

Dawson

May

County History

 

 

Deuel

August

News Tidbits

Here and There in Nebraska

 

County Data

Deuel County

 

 

 Dixon

Obituaries

Freda Irene Nelson Astoreca - Contributed by:  Kristy Fox

 

May

 

First Settlement

 
 

 

Dodge

February

WW II Honor List - Contributed by:  Deena Stoddard

 

June

Obituaries

Mrs. Frank Kris

Miss Emily Davis - Contributed by:  Amanda Jowers

 

 

July

 

News Tidbits

Fremont Druggist To Quite Sale of Liquor

 

 

September

 

News Articles

Murdered by Indians - Contributed by:  Melody Beery

 

 

October

 

News Articles

Douglas Edwards Puts an End to His Earthly Career

 

 

 

Douglas

February

WW II Honor List - Contributed by:  Deena Stoddard

May

News and Tidbits

Sensational Sucide of Laura Phillips - Contributed by:  Kim Torp

Watress Maude Henry Killed by Her Husband - Contributed by:  Terry Dicken

Cut His Heart in Twain - Contributed by:  D. Donolon

 

 

June

 

News Tidbits

Mrs. Owen Doty - Contributed by:  A Friend of Genealogy

 

September

 

News Tidbits

Dangerously Shot - Contributed by:  Melody Beery

 

October

 

News Articles

Scream with Terror - Transcribed by:  Nancy Overlander

 

County Data

Douglas County

 

 

November

 

News Articles

Omaha's First White Settler - Contributed by:  Melody Berry

 

Obituaries

John Petty - Contributed by:  Friends of Free Genealogy

 

 

Franklin

February

WW II Honor List - Contributed by:  Deena Stoddard

 

 

  Frontier

February

WW II Honor List - Contributed by:  Deena Stoddard

 

 

Furnas

February

WW II Honor List - Contributed by:  Deena Stoddard

 

 

Garden

 

August

 

Newspaper Articles

Garden County Awarded Strio of Disputed Land

 

Most Hospitable People in World

 

County Data

Garden County

 

 

 

 Garfield

March

Obituaries

John Wallace - Contributed by:  Rose Stout

 

 

Gosper

May

County History

Gosper County History

 

 

Grant

 

County Data

Grant County

 

News Articles

Mickey Will Run Behind

 

 

Hall

 

Obituaries

Lavern H. Klein - Contributed by:  Jerry Bredthauer

Marshall D. Christensen - Contributed by:  Jerry Bredthauer

Katherine Felske - Contributed by:  Peggy Thompson

Alta E. Harvey - Contributed by:  Jerry Bredthauer

 

September

 

County Data

Hall County

 

News Tidbits

Aged Couple Injured - Contributed by:  Melody Beery

 

 

 

 

Hamilton

Aurora, A Tidy Nebraska City

 

 

August

 

News Articles

Famous Case Decided - Downey vs Coykendall

 

  Obituaries

Mrs. Robert Mitchell

 

 

Harlan

 

April

 

Obituaries

William Dillon - Contributed by:  Kim Thorp

 

July

 

Cemeteries

St. Paul's Lutheran Cemetery - Conributed by:  Becky Trex

 

 

 

Hayes

Obituaries

Mrs. George Hempen

 

News Articles

Nebraska Editor Whipped 

 

 

May

 

County History

 

 

 

Hitchcock

 

 

County Data

Hitchcock County

 

News Articles

Coal in Hitchcock County

 

 

 

Holt

 

Barnett Scott

 

Obituaries

John H. Bay

 

News Tidbits

Photographic Views of Holt County

 

 

 

Hooker

 

Settlement of Hooker County Lands

 

News Articles

The Little and the Big

 

 

August

 

News Articles

Rehearing In Land Case

 

County Data

Hooker County

 

 

 

Howard

 

Obituaries

Elizabeth Klein

Edward Klein

Frances L. (Klein) Tuma

All Contributed by:  Jerry Bredthauer

 

 

March

 

Obituaries

William Flint

Maude Blanchard West

All Contributed by:  Susan Flint Elmore

 

 

May

 

Obituaries

Irene Parker Flint

 

 

 

Johnson

 

February

WW II Honor List - Contributed by:  Deena Stoddard

 

May

Obituaries

Samuel Messner - Contributed by:  Terry Dicken

 

November

Obituaries

Judge H. W. Brandon - Contributed by:  Melody Beery

 

 

 

 

Kearney

 

April

 

Obituaries

Delores Darlene (Riggs) Snell - Contributed by:  Pat White

 

 

October

 

Obituaries

Maxine (Lamborn) Christiaens - Contributed by:  Friends of Genealogy

 

 

November

 

News Articles

Boy Shoots Himself - Contributed by:  Melody Beery

 

Obituaries

Dorothee M. (Miller) Conway - Contributed by:  Friends of Free Genealogy

 

 

 

Keith

 

News Articles

Fighting for Food to Eat

Keith County Land Sales

 

February

WW II Honor List - Contributed by:  Deena Stoddard

 

May

County History

Keith County

 

 

 

Keya Paha

 

In Keya Paha County

 

News Tidbits

Irrigation Plans

State VS G. E. Porter

 

Judicial Justice

Outrageous Treatment

 

February

WW II Honor List - Contributed by:  Deena Stoddard

 

 

 

Kimball

 

News Articles

Albert J. Carroll Goes Free At Trial for Killing Men

A Disastrous Prairie Fire

 

 

February

WW II Honor List - Contributed by:  Deena Stoddard

 

August

 

News Articles

Bushnell Wants More Farmers

 

News Tidbits

Daniel Morrison Find For Drunkeness

 

County Data

Kimball County Origin

 

 

 

 Knox

 

News Articles

Sale of Niobrara Tribune

County Seat Fight in Knox

Guarding the Court House

To Divide Knox County

 

News Tidbits

Big Corn Crop

Farming Conditions

 

 

February

WW II Honor List - Contributed by:  Deena Stoddard

 

 

 

Lancaster

 

Old Unidentified Photographs

Kennedy Studios, Lincoln, Nebraska - Contributed by:  Steven W. Brown

 

 

February

WW II Honor List - Contributed by:  Deena Stoddard

 

June

News Tidbits

Mr. J. R. Chessington - Contributed by: Kim Thorp

H. E. Cornell - Contributed by: Kim Thorp

 

 

July

 

News Articles

Murderous Plot - Contributed by:  Barbara Ziegenmyer

 

 

November

News Articles

To Save Dinsmore's Life - Contributed by:  Melody Beery

 

Deaths

Lincoln Girl Kills Herself - Contributed by:  Melody Beery

 

 

 

December

 

News Articles

The Mallory's and the Sharpenleens Conflict

To Rebuild the Haish Manual Training School

Supreme Court Notes

Lincoln Brevities

 

 

 

 

Lincoln

February

WW II Honor List - Contributed by:  Deena Stoddard

 Obituaries

Mrs. Charles Able - Contributed by:  Melody Beery

 

 

May

 

News andTidbits

Elder-Amsbury Shoots Himself - Contributed by:  D. Donolon

 

 

July

 

News and Tidbits

Buffalo Bill

 

 

Logan

 

August

 

News Articles

One Sparing Meal A Day

 

County Data

Logan County

 

 

Madison

 

Obituaries

Arthur C. Sims

Arthur H. Veckers

Walter M. Riley

 

News Articles

Anna L. Hughes Divorced

 

 

February

 

Johannes Nilsson Family - Contributed by:  Janet M. Nelson

 

 

October

 

News Articles

Signs Norfolk Contract

 

 

 

 

 

McPherson

 

March

 

County

McPherson County Organized

 

 

 

Merrick County

 

May

 

News and Tidbits

Pioneer S. F. Clark Hangs Himself - Contributed by:  Terry Dicken

 

 

 

Morrill

 

June

Morrill County

 

 

 

 

Nemaha

 

February

 

WW II Honor List - Contributed by:  Deena Stoddard

News Tidbits

Johnson P. Hoover - Contributed by:  Melody Beery

 

 

Nance

 

March

 

Biographies

W. L. Rose

 

 

May

 

County History

Nance County History

 

 

 

 Nuckolls

February

WW II Honor List - Contributed by:  Deena Stoddard

 

May

News Articles

Brewery Is Taken In A Raid At Lawrence

 

 

September

 

News Articles

Woman Shoots Her Neighbor - Contributed by:  Melody Beery

 

 

Otoe

February

WW II Honor List - Contributed by:  Deena Stoddard

News Tidbits

William Lasher - Contributed by:  Melody Beery

 

 

July

 

News Articles

Brutal Murder - Contributed by:  Pat Tomko

 

News Tidbits

Began in Eight Grade; Finished Work in First

 

 

October

 

Marriage

Rogers and Walker - Contributed by:  Linda Rodriques

 

 

November

 

Murders and Deaths

School Teacher Killed - Contributed by:  Melody Beery

 

Obituaries

H. W. Angel - Contributed by:  Melody Beery

 

 

Pawnee

Old Unidentified Photographs

Meek Studios, Pawnee City - Contributed by:  Steven W. Brown

Ellis, Pawnee City - Contributed by:  Steven W. Brown

 

 February

WW II Honor List - Contributed by:  Deena Stoddard 

 

 

Perkins

 

February

 

WW II Honor List - Contributed by:  Deena Stoddard

 

August

 

County Data

Perkins County

 

News Articles

Items from Elsie

Perkins County Lands

 

 

 

Phelps

 

Obituaries

A. P. Rosseau - Contributed by:  Peggy Thompson

 

 

February

 

 WW II Honor List - Contributed by:  Deena Stoddard

 

 

 

Pierce

 

February

 

 WW II Honor List - Contributed by:  Deena Stoddard

 

 

 

Platte

 

February

 

 WW II Honor List - Contributed by:  Deena Stoddard

 

 

July

 

News Tidbits

Columbus Bank Installs Tear Gas as Protection

 

 

August

 

News Tidbits

Martin Jensen - Contributed by:  Melody Beery

 

 

  

 

Polk

 

February

 

dWW II Honor List - Contributed by:  Deena Stoddard

 

March

 

Obituaries

J. Baum

William H. Smith - Contributed by:  Dale Donlon

 

 

Red Willow

 

February

 

WW II Honor List - Contributed by:  Deena Stoddard

 

 April

 

Biographies

Hon. S. L. Green - Contributed by:  Kim Thorp

 

 

Richardson

 

February

 

WW II Honor List - Contributed by:  Deena Stoddard

 

 

 

Rock

 

February

 

WW II Honor List - Contributed by:  Deena Stoddard

 

Births

Weil/Wile Family - Contributed by:  Marv Schrader

 

Marriges

 Weil/Wile Family - Contributed by:  Marv Schrader

 

 

 

Saline

 

 February

 

WW II Honor List - Contributed by:  Deena Stoddard

 

 

July

 

News and Tidbits

Wallace Buck Shot in Foot at DeWitt

Number Hurt in Wreck Near Town of Crete

Watr Into New Lake for Crete Recreation

Crete Woman Has Wedding Slippers Finished in 1768

 

Obituaries

August Segelke

 

 

 

Saunders

 

September

 

Obituaries

Sylvester Perry Decker

 

 

 

Scotts Bluff

 

April

 

Newstidbits

Old Landmakr Removed

Storm in Scotts Bluff Kills One Man

Telephones Out

An Original Package Town

 

 

 

Seward

 

County Data

Seward County

 

News and Tidbits

Neighbors Save His Home

 

Marriages

Madson and Wussler

 

Deaths

Davis Vorgil

Mrs. Dorothy Patrick

L. D. Latch

 

 

October

 

William H. Seward

 

 

December

 

Obituaries

W. H. Conn - Contributed by:  Tina Easley

 

 

 

Sheridan

 

Crime News

Tracy Kitzberger - Pronounced a Murder

 

September

 

Obituaries

Rev. John W. Julian - Contributed by:  Melody Beery

 

 

 

Sherman

 

County Data

Sherman County

 

News Articles

Wanted at Loup City

Sherman County Telephone Company

 

 

 

Sioux

 

County Data

Sioux County

 

News and Tidbits

J. C. Cook at Pine Ridge

Two Inches of Snow

 

News Articles

Electric Lines Reach Out

Sioux County Scared

Relief for Sioux County

 

 

 

 

Stanton

 

News Articles

Farmer Joseph Blewe's Tragic Death

 

 

 

 

Thayer

 

May

 

Births

Gordon Lee Walkenhorst - Contributed by:  Rose Stout

 

News Articles

Hebron Lad, Leonard Kriemeyer, Dragged To Death By A Cow

Dreshler Girl Drowned When Falls In A Tank

 

 

November

 

Obituaries

O. B. Shade - Contributed by:  Melody Beery

 

 

Thomas

 

August

 

County Data

Thomas County

 

News Articles

Land Taken up Rapidly

 

 

 

Thurston

 

June

 

Obituaries

George Leonard

Dorsey Houck

Charles O. Mainquist

John P. Mullin

S. L. Wright

William E. Peebles

 

 

October

 

News Tidbits

Curry Divorce Caste at Pender

 

County Data

Thurston County

 

 

 

 

Valley

 

Obituaries

Elmer Bredthauer - Contributed by:  Jerry Bredthauer

James  Harlan Eyerly Contributed by:  Jerry Bredthauer

Dr. James Bryan Eyerly Contributed by:  Jerry Bredthauer

 Jack McDermott - Contributed by:   Cathy Danielson

Clara Klein - Contributed by:  Jerry Bredthauer

 

 

Headstone Transcriptions

Louis Brown

Edna L. Coleman

Enid Ann Coleman

Eva E. Coleman

Hillis Coleman

James D. Coleman

John W. Coleman

James H. Eyerly

Laura Eyerly

Fern E. Hagemeier

Daisy Maxson

Delores Maxson

Elizabeth Maxson

Herman Maxson

Nathan Maxson

Orville L. Portis

Vernece Portis

Archer G. Springer

Ada L. Springer Thompson

Dessie Vogeler

James Vogeler

Virgil L. Vogeler

 

 

 

March

 

Obituaries

Edward Robert Flint  

Anna Lillian Flint

Mary E. Flint

Christian H. Stude

Emma Louise Stude

All above Contributed by:  Susan Flint Elmore 

 

 

September

 

Obituaries

Arvin Bredthauer

Norma Fox

Clarene Fox

All Contriubed by:  Phyllis Bredthauer

 

 

 

Washington

 

County Data

Washington County

 

News and Tidbits

Nebraska Boy Gets Claim Court Position

 

 

 

Wayne

 

April

 

Obituary

Jacob H. Brown

 

 

September

 

Obituaries

Mrs. W. H. McNeal - Contributed by:  Melody Beery

 

 

 

Webster

 

County Data

Webster County

 

News Articles

Hunt for Thomas Madison

 

 

 

Wheeler

 

April

 

Obituaries

Lee Stanford

 

News and Tidbits

Tornado in Wheeler County

William Hupp

 

 

August

 

County Data

Wheeler County

Wheeler County Origin

 

 

York

 

September

 

County Data

York County

Cost of Pioneering

Their First Christmas

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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