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  • Douglas County, Missouri

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Douglas County, Missouri. The county was officially organized on October 19, 1857, and is named after U.S. Senator Stephen A. Douglas (D-Illinois) and later Democratic presidential candidate. On November 07.1862, the Civil War Battle of Clark's Mill took place here, which was a Confederate victory. Adjacent Counties Christian ...

  • Douglas County, Wisconsin

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Douglas County, Wisconsin. Official Website Douglas County, named after Illinois Senator Stephen A. Douglas, was established on February 8, 1854, from the larger La Pointe County, Wisconsin, and the City of Superior was immediately selected as the county seat. A portion of the Fond du Lac Indian Reservation is located within Dougl...

  • Omaha, Douglas County, Nebraska

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Omaha, Nebraska. Omaha is the county seat of Douglas County.

  • Douglas County, Nebraska

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Douglas County, Nebraska. The county was established in 1854 and named after Stephen A. Douglas (1813–1861), a senator from Illinois. It is the state's most populous county, home to over one-fourth of Nebraska's residents. It's also home to Omaha , the state's largest city. Adjacent Counties Dodge County Washington County ...

  • Douglas County, Oregon

    Wikipedia The county is named for Illinois Senator Stephen_A._Douglas .

  • Douglas County, Kansas

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Douglas County, Kansas. In 1855, Douglas County was established. Douglas County was opened for settlement on May 15, 1854, and was named for Stephen A. Douglas, a senator from Illinois. The county was practically at the center of the Bleeding Kansas years as leaders in Lecompton (the territorial capital) wanted Kansas to be a slave s...

  • Douglas County, Minnesota

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Douglas County, Minnesota. The territorial legislature created Douglas County on March 8, 1858, shortly before Minnesota attained statehood. It was named for political figure Stephen A. Douglas, who was serving as a US Senator from Illinois at the time of the county's creation. The county organization was completed in 1866. Adjacen...

  • Douglas County, Illinois

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Douglas County, Illinois. Douglas County was formed in 1859 out of Coles County. It was named for Stephen A. Douglas, who was elected to the United States Senate in 1858, following the Lincoln-Douglas Debates. Adjacent Counties Champaign County Vermilion County Edgar County Piatt County Coles County Moultrie County ...

  • Haskell Indian Nations University

    Wikipedia Haskell Indian Nations University is a federally operated tribal university located in Lawrence, Kansas, for members of federally recognized Native American tribes in the United States. Founded in 1884 as a residential boarding school for American Indian children, the school has developed as a North Central Association-accredited university that offers both associate and baccalaureat...

  • Douglas County, Nevada

    This project is for those who were born,lived or died in Douglas County,Nevada

  • Douglas County, Washington

    Wikipedia The county is named for Illinois Senator Stephen A. Douglas .

  • Douglas County, South Dakota

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Douglas County, South Dakota. The county was established in 1873 and organized in 1882. It is named for Stephen Douglas, an Illinois senator. Adjacent Counties Aurora County Davison County Hutchinson County Charles Mix County Cities, Townships & Communities Armour (County Seat) Belmont Chester Clark Cors...

  • Douglas County, Georgia

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Douglas County, Georgia. Official Website Overview The county was created during Reconstruction after the US Civil War when many blacks were serving in the Georgia legislature, and was named Douglass County after the abolitionist Frederick Douglass, but the name was soon changed when Confederate Democrats regained power and expe...

  • Douglas County, Colorado

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Douglas County, Colorado. Douglas County was one of the original 17 counties created in the Colorado Territory by the Colorado Territorial Legislature on November 1, 1861. The county was named in honor of U.S. Senator Stephen A. Douglas of Illinois, who died five months before the county was created. Adjacent Counties Arapahoe...

  • Doane University

    Wikipedia Doane University is a private liberal arts college in Crete, Nebraska, United States, with additional campuses located in Lincoln, Grand Island and Omaha. Notable Alumni

  • Creighton University

    From the Wikipedia article on Creighton University . Creighton University is a private, coeducational, Jesuit, Roman Catholic university located in Omaha, Nebraska, United States. Founded by the Society of Jesus in 1878, the school is one of 28 member institutions of the Association of Jesuit Colleges and Universities. The university is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges a...

  • Baker University

    Wikipedia Baker University is a private Christian university located in Baldwin City, Kansas, United States. Founded in 1858, it is the first university officially founded in Kansas and is affiliated with the United Methodist Church. Baker University is made up of four schools. The College of Arts and Sciences and the undergraduate courses in the School of Education (SOE) are located at the c...