Welome to Adams County

History and Genealogy




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Adams County is part of the 93 counties that make
up the great state of Nebraska.


It is named in honor of our second President of
the United States, John Adams.


The county seat is Hastings.


This county website is available for adoption


Adjacent Counties


Clay County - East


Webster County - South


Kearney County - West


Buffalo County - Northwest


Hall County - North


Franklin County - Southwest



Cities and Villages















If you can make a basic webpage and have a desire to transcribe
data for this county, we're looking for hosts.


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We regret that we are unable to do personal research.





Online Data


County History




 First Towns


1880 Mortality Schedule




News Tidbits   




1870 Census  




1880 Schedules of Defective, Dependent, and Delinquent Classes

WW II Honor Lists  


1890 Veterans Census  


WWI Draft Card Registration 1917-1918 Index


1883 List of Pensioners  


Army Casualty List   


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pertaining to Adams County and would like to have it posted
to this site, please
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