Scotts Bluff County, Nebraska


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 Scotts Bluff is one of the 93 counties that make up Nebraska.  

It's county seat is Gering.  

It was named after a prominent bluff that served as a
monument for 19th-century pioneers traveling along
the Oregon Trail.  

The bluff was named after a fur trapper named
Hiram Scott who died near the bluff in 1828.


Adjacent Counties:


Sioux County, Nebraska - North

Box Butte, Nebraska - Northeast

Morill County, Nebraska - East

Banner County, Nebraska - South

Goshen County, Wyoming - West

Cities and Villages:

Gering,  Henry,  Lyman,  McGrew,  Melberta,  Minatare,  

Mitchell, Morrill, Scottsbluff  and  Terrytown.

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History of Scotts Bluff

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WWII Army Honor List


WWI Draft Card Registration 1917-1918 Index  

Crimes and Murders  




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