State of Nebraska - Genealogy Trails

 

 

 

Nebraska State and County Updates

 

2014 Updates

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State Updates

 

January

 

Historical Data

Wind Kills Farm Couple

Oil Strikes Mainly In One Area

 

 

 

February

 

Modern New Age

Electricity Now Puts an End to Wash Day Worries

Electricity Valuable in Gield of Medicine

Electric Iorn Used Most of Appliances

Four Hour Show Cost Only One Cent in Omaha

Steaming Hot Food for Modern Picnics

Proper Cooking Means Good Good and Health

 

March

 

State News and Tidbits

Golden Rod, Proposed State Flower

 

April

 

New Modern Age

 

Medical Science

Twins Are Born Painlessly Here By Spinal Anesthesia

 

May

 

Nebraska County Hosts

Dennis & Cathy Danielson - Hosting Douglas County

 

Military

Army Casualty List - Contributed by:  Rose Stout

 

June

 

Historical Data

Blue Tops Dike

 

July

 

State News and Tidbits

The World Herald Spelling Bee - Sixth Grader is Champion

 

 

August

 

Military

Nebraska Will be The Jolly Santa Clause

 

September

 

Historical Data

Nebraska Filling Up

Air the Questions of the Indians

 

 

October

 

Nebraska County Hosts

Chandra Hainline - Hosting Otoe County

 

 

New Modern Age

 

Electricity

George Lee Addresses Omaha Electrical Society

 

 

November

 

States Data

Nebraska Is On Trial

 

 

December

 

States Data

County Draft Board Changes Announced

 

Military

U. N. Artillery Staff Gets New Captain

 

 

 

Unhosted Counties - Updates

 

February

 

Adams

 

News Tidbits

Fate of a Tramp

Ready to Bore

 

May

 

Army Casualty List

Arvie Petersen - Contributed by:  Rose Stout

 

August

 

News Tidbits

John O'Connor

 

December

 

News Tidbits

Shriner Ceremonial Held at Hastings

Adams Welcomes Young Citizen Winner

 

 

 

May

 

Antelope

 

News Tidbits

Boy Falls Thur Ice, Saved From Drowning

 

September

 

Arthur

 

County History

"Lost" Arthur County

 

August

 

Banner

 

News Articles

The Land Of Opportunity

Banner County's Banner Crop

 

 

June

 

Boone

 

Crimes and Murders

Woman's Suicide Note Reveals Babe's Death

 

October

 

News Tidbits

Nebraskan Challenges Horse Shoe Title Claim

 

 

Boyd

 

December

 

News Articles

Boyd County's Predicament

 

 

January

 

Box Butte

 

Obituaries

Herb Tice

 

Septmber

 

Obituaries

Marie Louis (Girard) Benjamin - Contributed by:  Maurene Richard Miller

 

 

Brown

 

December

 

News and Tidbits

Long Pine's New Bridge

 

 

June

 

Buffalo

 

News and Tidbits

City Ordinance

 

November

 

News and Tidbits

First Draftees

 

December

 

News and Tidbits

Yourth Exonerated in Highway Death

Kearney College He4ad Requests Army Unit

 

 

Burt

 

December

 

Personal Stories

Silver Wedding aty Craig

Narrow Escape forTwo People

William Henneman

Hunting, Fishing Party

Burt Pioneers Wedded 50 Years

 

Butler

 

December

 

News and Tidbits

David City Chautauqua

 

September

 

Cass

 

News and Tidbits

C. R. Beaver and Sons

A Holiday

Adam Wolf Injured

Morgan and Friedrich Attend Convention

Visits Reed Family in Council Bluffs

Miss Ellen Windham

Monte Streight

The Modern Woodmen of America

Ben Rainey

Harshman VS Royal

 

 

June

 

Cedar

 

Obituaries

Edna Wales Burney - Contributed by:  Karen Seeman

 

News Tidbits

Graduating Class 1921

 

 

November

 

News Tidbits

Red Cross "Button Salesmen"

 

September

 

Chase

 

County Data

Chase County Named for Omahan

 

 

April

 

Cherry County

 

Crimes & Murders

Waited for Job - Got It - Now in Jail

 

August

 

News Tidbits

Hook A Big One

 

 

Cheyenne

 

December

 

Obituaries

Mrs. C. A. Bancroft

 

News and Tidbits

Mrs. P. H. Barrett

Light Snow Christmas

Family Flees Down A Burning Stariway

Frank Birch

Charles Fusha

 

January

 

Clay

 

News Articles

The Fells-Murdock Affair

 

 

November

 

Biographies

Wilford J. Johnson - Transcribed by:  Vicki Bryan

 

Anders D. Peterson Family

Updated data and added photograph - Albert F. Peterson - Contributed by:  Anne LeGare

 

 

 

September

 

Colfax

 

Crimes and Murders

Patgrick Finnegan

 

News and Tidbits

New Colfax Paper

 

 

June

 

Cuming

 

Obituaries

Mrs. Levi Discher

 

News Tidbits

New Councol Members

 

 

August

 

News Tidbits

East Nebraska Loop Is Retarded by Flood

 

 

January

 

Dakota

 

Obituaries

John Williams

W. Paulson

October

 

Dawes

 

Obituaries

Chief Crazy Horse - Contributed by:  Jim Dezotell

 

 

November

 

News Tidbits

Debate Tournaments

Sweetheart Ball

 

 

December

 

News Tidbits

First Dawes Volunteer Goes to Camp Today

 

Obituaries

Mrs. George Perry

 

 

Deuel

 

December

 

News Tidbits

Former Treasurer Pleads Guilty

 

Dixon

 

December

 

News Tidbits

Emerson School Burns Second Time In Year

 

 

May

 

Dodge

 

News Tidbits

Man Injured as Falls From Sled Behind Car

 

June

 

Obituaries

Michael Dowling

 

 

February

 

Douglas

 

Obituaries

Mrs. Elizabeth Appicion

Harry A. Barr

James L. Cotter

Samuel  forgey

Bert Stevens

 

Douglas County Marriages

 

Marriages

McGee - Bremers

 

Omaha

 

News and Tidbits

Highwaymen Active Tuesday Night

Omaha Nurse Decorated for Long War Service

All above for February Douglas Co. - Contributed by:  Margie Etherdige

 

 

March

 

Obituaries

Maud V. Huitt - Contributed by:  Jim Dezotell

Raymond S. Huitt - Contributed by:  Jim Dezotell

 

Douglas County Marriages

Marriage Licenses

 

Omaha

Births

Divorces

 

 

April

 

Douglas County Marriages

Marriage Licenses

 

Bergstrom-Diekmann

Dugan - Tourek

Vonwolf - Tonneau

Gruber - Cathey

Massey - Hilgert

Grimes - Taylor

 

 

 

June

 

Fillmore

 

News Tidbits

P. E. O. Society

C. B. Mapes

 

 

February

 

Franklin

 

Cemeteries

West Salem Cemetery - Added by:  David Carlson

 

 

 

March

 

Frontier

 

Crimes and Murders

Lanham Jury Fails to Reach a Verdict

Find Girl, 19, Shot To Death in Automobile

 

 

 

May

 

Furnas

 

Obituaries

J. R. Cooper - Contributed by:  Barbara Ziegenmeyer

 

 

 

August

 

Garden

 

Obituaries

Richard Koberstein

 

 

 

February

 

Garfield

 

Obituaries

Bethel S. Northey - Contributed by:  Jim Dezotell

 

June

 

News and Tidbits

A. J. Meyer

 

 

August

 

Gosper

 

News Articles

Tornado Drives Wagon Tougue Through Tree

 

Crimes and Murders

Lived in Gosper County

 

 

April

 

Grant County

 

News Tidbits

Newsy Notes From Hyannis

 

 

 

October

 

Hall

 

Obituaries

Mrs. Robert N. McAllister

 

News Tidbits

Pays Fine and Gets Jail Term for Still

 

 

December

 

News Articles

Slate Grand Island Clinic For Cripples

 

 

Hamilton

 

December

 

County Families

Nils Esakson - Contributed by:  Ferrin Smithhisler

 

 

August

 

Hayes

 

News and Tidbits

Hayes County Paper Quits

Notes From Hayes Center

 

 

May

 

Holt

 

News Tidbits

Stuffed Coyote

 

 

 

July

 

Hooker County

 

News Articles

Gentlemen Want Settlers on Hooker County Land

 

 

April

 

Johnson County

 

Obituaries

George A. Ballard

James L. Williams

 

 

October

 

News Tidbits

Find Youth Abetted Girl's Delinquency

Graf To Have A Home for Community Club

 

 

November

 

Obituaries

Henry Albers

 

 

 

October

 

Kearney

 

News Articles

Shot Trespassing Cattle

 

 

 

July

 

Keith County

 

News Articles

People of Keith County Ask For Help for the Last Time

Keith County Officials Condemn Denial of Destitution

 

 

July

 

Kimball County

 

County Data

Kimball Near Highest

 

News Articles

Facts Tell Kimvball County's Story of big Crops Every Year

 

 

November

 

Obituaries

Dr. A. E. Moss

 

 

March

 

Knox County

 

News and Tidbits

Student Car Upsets

 

 

 

  February

 

Lancaster

 

Obituaries

Mary J. Bacon - Contributed by:  Jim Dezotell

 

 

March

 

News Articles

Sharp's Mother, 75, Makes Plea in Vain

 

May

 

Obituaries

Mrs. Christrum Johnson

Henry Vieth

 

July

 

Births

Son - Tillotson

Daughter - Tillotson

Daughter - Tillotson

Above Contribured by:  Jim Dezotell

 

Court News

Application for Parole - Contributed by:  Jim Dezotell

 

August

 

Court News

Interesting Data In Gas Hearings

 

Added/Revised

News Articles

Crimes and Murders

 

 

September

 

Deaths

Second Tot Killed By Auto in 2 Days, Lincoln

 

Crimes and Murders

Post Office and Stores are Robbed at Denton

 

 

October

 

Crimes and Murdes

State Moves to Disbar Convicted Attorney

 

 

 

 

July

 

Lincoln

 

Crimes

Escapees From Wyoming Caught in North Platte - Contributed by:  Jim Dezotell

 

 

October

 

News and Tidbits

Lawson and Son

Elmer Shuler

 

November

 

News and Tidbits

Reverend J. A. Houston

 

 

 

July

 

Logan County

 

County Data

 

County Seat

County Seat War Rages

16 Year Fight Ends as County Seat is Moved

 

News and Tidbits

Lightning at Gandy

 

 

January

 

Madison

 

Crimes and Murders

Held for Murder

Granted Change of Venue

 

 

September

 

McPherson

 

Crimes and Murders

Convicted of Assault in Pappas Case

 

 

February

 

Merrick

 

Obituaries

A. P. Anderson - Contributed by:  Margie Etherdige

 

 

July

 

Morrill County

 

News Tidbits

Morrill to Dedicate Its New Lighted Park

High School Basketball

 

News Articles

Morrill Water Users In Bussiness Session

 

 

October

 

News and Tidbits

Rain and Wind Storm Damage at Atkinson

 

 

Nance

 

December

 

News Tidbits

Genoa Is Excited Over Traces of Oil

 

 

July

 

Nemaha

 

Marriages

Boden - Brown - Contributed by:  Jim Dezotell

 

Newstidbits

Birth - Larry Dean McMann - Contributed by:  Jim Dezotell

 

 

October

 

Obituaries

Mrs. T. O. Grimes

 

News Tidbits

Woman Hurt in Car Crash

 

Nuckolls

 

December

 

Personal Stories

Wedded 54 Years

 

 

February

 

Otoe

 

News Tidbits

A Muich Mixed Matter

Uncle Johnny Irwin's Luck

An Aged Pioneer Missing

Still Another Charge

 

May

 

Pawnee

 

Obituaries

Mrs. May Wissler

 

June

 

News and Tidbits

Pawnee City Hospital

 

 

July

 

Perkins County

 

News Tidbits

Elsie News Notes

 

News Articles

Sues Perkins County

 

June

 

Phelps

 

News and Tidbits

Ed Gardner

 

July

 

Pierce County

 

News and Tidbits

  Plainview's Mentor Ambrose Quits Post

Pierce Public Schools

 

Crimes

Robbed P. O. at Pierce

 

Platte

 

April

 

Obituaries

R. H. Henry - Contributed by:  Nancy Piper

 

 

October

 

Obituaries

Edward Cronk

 

 

December

 

News Tidbits

Columbus Chamber Backs Stam0p Plan

 

Polk

 

November

 

News Tidbits

Sheriff's Tax Sale

 

 

Red Willow

 

March

 

Crimes and Murders

Two Seriously Hurt in Knifing at McCook

 

May

 

Obituaries

Hannah J. Holmes - Contributed by:  Kt Sub by foFG

 

 

February

Richardson

Obituaries

Cora Belle Durfee - Contributed by:  Jacque McDonnell

 

May

 

News and Tidbits

Salem Establishment

 

Obituaries

Mrs. May Wissler

 

August

 

News and Tidbits

Fall City Housewives Begin Natural Gas Use

 

December

 

News Articcles

Asks $11,200 Damages After Fatal Collision

$20,000 Bond Issue Voted at Humboldt

Report Gates Backed as New State Sheriff

 

 

July

 

Saline

 

Cemeteries

Pleasant Hills Cemetery - Contributed by:  Mr. B. G. Miller/Cheryl Sparta

 

 

January

 

Saunders

  

Obituaries

Carl A. Koch - Contributed by:  Jacque McDonnell

 

May

 

Obituaries

Nels Brodahl

 

 

August

 

Obituaries

Child of Preston Heeter

 

June

 

Scotts Bluff

 

News Tidbits

Jacob Sprecht

 

 

September

 

Crimes and Murders

William P. Trester

 

 

February

 

Seward

 

News Tidbits

Remington's Will Move - Contributed by:  Margie Etherdige

 

Marriages

Bowers - Kinney

 

June

 

Sheridan

 

News and Tidbits

Elevator Fire

Futurity Show

 

 

July

 

Sioux County

 

County Data

Harrison Has Three Points of Distinction

 

 

Thayer

 

December

 

News Tidbits

Deshler To Vote to Equip Water Plant

 

 

July

 

Thomas County

 

News Tidbits

Thedford News

Thedford Has $5,000 Fire

 

Crimes

A Thedford Thief

 

 

August

 

Obituaries

William Algoe - Contributed by:  Jim Dezotell

 

 

 

 

February

 

Thurston

 

News Tidbits

A Grand Wolf Hunt

 

September

 

Valley

 

Engagements and Marriages

Elopement at Valley

 

County

County Facts

 

January

 

Washington

 

News and Tidbits

Dana Increases Tuition by $295

Blair Man Critical After Fremont Crash

 

 

April

 

News and Tidbits

Masonic Elections

 

 

September

 

Obituaries

Mrs. Margaret Bugeon

 

 

October

 

Crimes and Murders

Herman Cop In a Gun Fight With Three Men

 

June

 

Wayne

 

Obituaries

John Staltsmith

 

March

 

Webster

 

Webster Counties Families

 

James Dillard Family

James Dillard Family

 

 

May

 

Webster County Families

Jacob Polnicky Family - Contributed by:  Maureen Gobel

 

March

 

Wheeler

 

News and Tidbits

Fear In "Wild Man's" Wake

 

May

 

York

 

News and Tidbits

Boy Shot in Foot

 

November

 

News and Tidbits

Professor Harold W. Haugan

 

Obituaries

Dwight Hitchcock

Mrs. Anna Real

James M. Sloniger

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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