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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.

We regret that we are unable to perform personal research.

This county website is available for adoption

Adjacent Counties


McPherson,  Logan,  Custer,  Dawson,  Frontier,  Hayes,  Perkins  and  Keith


Cities and Villages

Brady, Hershey, Maxwell,  North Platte, Sutherland, Wallace and Wellfleet



Online Data


Early Settlement

 County Orginization 

 Fort McPherson

Joseph McGraw Family

1860 Mortality Schedule  




Lincoln County Cemeteries


1880 Schedules of Defective, Dependent, and Delinquent Classes


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

All data donations are appreciated!

 If you have any family data such as obits, births, marriages, etc.
pertaining to Lincoln County and would like to have it
posted to this site, please contact us

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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There are 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

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

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back again to view the updates we have made to this site.

Last Updated   - July 18, 2017

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