Genealogy Projects tagged with Nebraska on the Geni Family Tree

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  • Lithuanian United States Naturalization Project

    This is for profiles created as part of the Lithuanian Heritage Project (LHP), a group on Facebook. The goal of the Lithuanian Heritage Project is to work collaboratively to build the information bridge between countries and generations, to collect information that enables Lithuanians globally to connect with their Lithuanian family members. Those wanting to join this project should be member...

  • United States Senators from Nebraska

    United States Senators from NebraskaUnited States Senators from Nebraska (U.S. Senate website): of United States Senators from Nebraska (with wikipedia links):

  • Garfield County, Nebraska

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Garfield County, Nebraska. The county was organized in 1884 and it was named for James A. Garfield, 20th President of the United States. Adjacent Counties Custer County Valley County Loup County Wheeler County Holt County Communities Burwell (County Seat) Deverre Erina Gables Links Wikipedia NE...

  • Garden County, Nebraska

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Garden County, Nebraska. Official Website Garden County was formed in 1909 by popular vote. It is said the county was so named in the hope that this land should become the garden of the West or with allusion to the "Garden of Eden". Adjacent Counties Arthur County Grant County Keith County Deuel County Cheyenne Count...

  • Gage County, Nebraska

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Gage County, Nebraska. The county was created in 1855 and organized in 1857. The county was named for W.D. Gage, a Methodist minister. Adjacent Counties Jefferson County Johnson County Lancaster County Marshall County, Kansas Otoe County Pawnee County Saline County

  • Furnas County, Nebraska

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Furnas County, Nebraska. The county was named for Robert W. Furnas, the second governor of the state of Nebraska. Adjacent Counties Decatur County, Kansas Red Willow County Frontier County Gosper County Harlan County Norton County, Kansas Phelps County Communities

  • American Old West

    Wikipedia Designed to capture contributors and participants in America's expansion westward from the east coast. Including politicians, newsmen, explorers, founding fathers, frontiersmen, mountainmen, railroadmen, lawmen, outlaws, gunfighters, etc. Notable people of the American Old West Artists Frederic Remington - Artist who specialized in the American Old West Explorers Sa...

  • Frontier County, Nebraska

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Frontier County, Nebraska. Frontier County was formed in 1872. It was named for its location along the frontier border in the late 19th century. Adjacent Counties Dawson County Gosper County Lincoln County Furnas County Hayes County Red Willow County Communities Curtis Eustis Freedom Maywood Moorefie...

  • Dawson County, Nebraska

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Dawson County, Nebraska. Official website Dawson County was established by the territorial legislature in 1860; it officially became a county in 1871 by proclamation of acting Governor William James. The county website states that the county was named for Jacob Dawson, the first postmaster in the settlement of Lancaster County, Neb...

  • Franklin County, Nebraska

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Franklin County, Nebraska. The county was formed in 1867 and organized in 1871. It was named for Benjamin Franklin. Adjacent Counties Harlan County Kearney County Phelps County Phillips County, Kansas Smith County, Kansas Webster County Communities Bloomington Campbell Franklin (County Seat) Hildreth ...

  • Chase County, Nebraska

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Chase County, Nebraska. Official Website Chase County was named after Champion S. Chase, who served as mayor of Omaha for seven years and was Nebraska's first Attorney General. Chase County was separated from Hayes County by the Nebraska legislature on February 27, 1873, although the county was not organized until 1886. It was on...

  • Jefferson County, Nebraska

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Jefferson County, Nebraska.= Official Website =Jefferson County was founded on 26 January 1856, and its governing structure was organized in 1864. It was named for Thomas Jefferson, third president of the United States.Rock Creek Station was a stage and Pony Express station established in 1857, on the Oregon & California Trails, that ...

  • Fillmore County, Nebraska

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Fillmore County, Nebraska. Overview Fillmore County was established, and its boundaries defined, by the Nebraska Territorial Legislature in 1856. It was named for Millard Fillmore, the thirteenth president of the United States. The first homesteaders arrived in the county in 1866. Ohio natives William O. Bussard and William C. Wh...

  • Thayer County, Nebraska

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Thayer County, Nebraska. Official Website The county was created in 1856 and originally named Jefferson County. It was organized in 1870-1871 and renamed for General and Governor John Milton Thayer. Adjacent Counties Saline County Jefferson County Washington County, Kansas Republic County, Kansas Nuckolls County Fi...

  • Ohiowa Cemetery, Ohiowa, Nebraska

    This cemetery was established in 1889 and is located on Highway 74, in Ohiowa, Fillmore County, Nebraska. Find a Grave USGW Archives

  • Omaha, Nebraska

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Omaha, Nebraska.= Official Website =Omaha is the county seat of Douglas County. Omaha's pioneer period began in 1854, when the city was founded by speculators from neighboring Council Bluffs, Iowa. The city was founded along the Missouri River, and a crossing called Lone Tree Ferry earned the city its nickname, the "Gateway to the Wes...

  • 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 ...

  • Burt County, Nebraska

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Burt County, Nebraska. The county was formed in 1854 and named after Francis Burt, the first governor of Nebraska Territory. Adjacent Counties Thurston County Monona County, Iowa Harrison County, Iowa Washington County Cuming County Dodge County Cities, Villages, Towns, Townships & Communities Argo Arizona...

  • Boyd County, Nebraska

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Boyd County, Nebraska. In the 2010 United States Census, three incorporated villages had populations of fewer than 10 people: Anoka, population 6, Gross, population 2, and Monowi, population 1. Monowi was the only incorporated city in the United States with only one resident at the 2010 census. Adjacent Counties Charles Mix Co...

  • Saline County, Nebraska

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Saline County, Nebraska. Saline County was created by an act of the Territorial Legislature in January 1855 and was officially organized in February 1867, the year Nebraska was admitted to the Union. The county derives its name from a belief held by the early pioneers that great salt springs and deposits could be found in the area. ...

  • Hitchcock County, Nebraska

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Hitchcock County, Nebraska.Hitchcock County was formed in 1873 and was named for US Senator Phineas Warren Hitchcock. The Massacre Canyon battle between Sioux and Pawnee took place on August 5, 1873 at a spot three miles east of Trenton. Adjacent Counties * Dundy County * Rawlins County, Kan. * Hayes County * Frontier County * Red Wil...

  • Custer County, Nebraska

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Custer County, Nebraska. Official Website The county was formed in 1877 and named after General George Armstrong Custer, who was killed at the Battle of Little Bighorn. Adjacent Counties Buffalo County Dawson County Sherman County Blaine County Loup County Logan County Valley County

  • Fairview Cemetery, Grant, Nebraska

    This project is for those buried in Fairview Cemetery, Grant, Perkins County, Nebraska. Find a Grave

  • University of Nebraska-Lincoln

    Wikipedia The University of Nebraska was created by an act of the Nebraska state legislature in 1869, two years after Nebraska reached statehood. The school was given a mission to "afford to the inhabitants of the state the means of acquiring a thorough knowledge of the various branches of literature, science, and the arts." The school received an initial land grant of about 130,000 acres and...

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