Butler County

A Proud Member of The Genealogy Trails Family




This county website is available for adoption



David City is the County Seat.


Adjacent Counties

Saunders - East, Lancaster - Southeast Point, Seward - South, York - Southwest,
Polk - West
, Platte - Northwest, Colfax - North and Dodge - Northeast


Cities and Villages


Abie, Garrison, Bellwood, Linwood, Brainard, Loma, Bruno, Octavia, David City,
Rising City, Dwight, Surprise and Ulysses

Online Data

County Organization


Benjamin Yordy Family


 Christopher Whitmore Family




Early History


County Firsts


George Zahler Family


1860 Federal Census  




1880 Schedules of Defective, Dependent, and Delinquent Classes


Butler the Banner County  


 News and Tidbits   


WW II Honor List   


WWI Draft Card Registration 1917-1918 Index   


1883 List of Prisoners   




Please report any problems or broken links, thanks.....

We regret that we are unable to perform personal research for folks.


If you can make a basic webpage and have a desire to transcribe data for this county, we're looking for hosts. View our Volunteer Information Page and contact Kim


If you have any family data such as obits, births, marriages, etc. pertaining to Butler County

and would like to have it posted to this site, please contact us 


There are other state and county sites that are up for adoption. If you would like

to become a volunteer host for any of the sites available, contact Kim.


 Keep track of all updates to the websites, subscribe to our mailing list.

All material posted to this site, unless otherwise credited, has been transcribed

and contributed by:  Frances Cooley

We thank you for visiting and hope you'll come back again

to view the updates we make to this site.



 Last updated   December 26, 2014


Copyright Genealogy Trails
All data on this website is Copyright by Genealogy Trails with full rights reserved for original submitters