Welcome to The History and Genealogy

of

Lincoln County, Nebraska

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Lincoln County is located in the western central part of the state, nearly 250 miles west from the Missouri River in a direct line, with its southern boundry forty-eight miles north from the Kansas line.

     

 

 

 

Adjacent Counties

McPherson  - Northwest

Logan - Northeast

Custer - Northeast

Dawson - Southeast

Frontier - Southeast

Hayes - Southwest

Perkins - Southwest

Keith - Northwest

 

 

Cities and Villages

Brady

Hershey

Maxwell

North Platte

Sutherland

Wallace

Wellfleet

 

 

 

Online Data 

 

Early Settlement

Lincoln County Cemeteries  

 County Orginization

Crimes   

 Fort McPherson

 

Joseph McGraw Family

 

1860 Mortality Schedule  

News Articles   

Along the North Platt

 Gives Life For Her Mother  

 

 

 

WW II Honor List   

Obituaries   

News and Tidbits   

1883 Pensioners on Roll   

 

1880 Schedules of Defective, Dependent, and Delinquent Classes  

 

This county website is available for adoption

 

 

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

 

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

 

All data we come across will be added to this site.

 

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

to view the updates we make to this site.

 

 

 

 

 All material posted to this site, unless otherwise credited, has been transcribed and contributed by:  Frances Cooley

 

 

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 Last Updated October 29, 2014

 

 

 

 

  

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