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  • Lithuanian United States Naturalization Project

    This is for profiles created as part of the Lithuanian Heritage Project, 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.For more information on the project, please contact Ann Marie...

  • Antelope County, Nebraska

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Antelope County, Nebraska. Formed in 1871, Antelope County is a county in the U.S. state of Nebraska . It received its name after a group of early settlers killed and ate several pronghorn, known colloquially as antelope. Adjacent Counties Pierce County Madison County Boone County Wheeler County Holt County

  • Ansley Cemetery, Ansley, Nebraska

    The cemetery is located on 8J47+QG, Ansley, Custer County, Nebraska. Find a Grave Billion Graves RootsWeb

  • 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, Kan. * Otoe County * Pawnee County * Saline County * Washington County, Kan.

  • 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...

  • St. John's Lutheran Cemetery, Pierce, Nebraska

    This project is for those buried in St. John's Lutheran Cemetery, Pierce, Pierce County, Nebraska. Find a Grave St. John's Lutheran Church

  • Zion Lutheran Cemetery, Hoskins, Nebraska

    Zion Lutheran Cemetery Is located near the Wayne County/ Pierce County line. From the junction of Highway 81 and 98 (Wee Town) one mile south and 3 1/2 miles east. Find a Grave

  • Buffalo County, Nebraska

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Buffalo County, Nebraska.The county was named after the once-prevalent buffalo herds. The Union Pacific Railroad came to the area in 1866; with additional settlers, the need to establish government was realized. Patrick Walsh, Martin Slattery, and a Sergeant Cody petitioned the governor to organize Buffalo County in 1869. Wood River ...

  • Madison County, Nebraska

    Please add profiles of people who were born, lived or died in Madison County, Nebraska.In December of 1867, the county was officially organized. The county was called Madison, as a tribute to the capital city of the settlers former home in Wisconsin. Adjacent Counties * Boone County * Platte County * Antelope County * Pierce County * Wayne County * Stanton County Communities *Battle Creek*Emeri...

  • Wayne County, Nebraska

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Wayne County, Nebraska. Official Website Wayne County was organized by a proclamation of Governor David Butler in the fall of 1870 and was named for Revolutionary War General Anthony Wayne. Adjacent Counties Dixon County Thurston County Cuming County Stanton County Madison County Pierce County Cedar County

  • Pierce County, Nebraska

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived, or died in Pierce County, Nebraska. The county was formed in 1859, and was named for US President Franklin Pierce. Adjacent Counties Cedar County Wayne County Knox County Antelope County Madison County Stanton County Cities, Villages & Communities Breslau Foster Hadar McLean Osmond Pierce (County Seat) Pl...

  • Cedar County, Nebraska

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Cedar County, Nebraska.The county was formed in 1857, and was named for the Cedar tree groves in the area. Adjacent Counties * Clay County, SD * Dixon County * Wayne County * Pierce County * Knox County * Yankton County, SD Communities *Aten*Belden*Bow Valley*Coleridge*Constance*Fordyce*Hartington (County Seat)*Laurel*Magnet*Menominee...

  • York County, Nebraska

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in York County, Nebraska. York County was organized in 1870. Sources differ on the origin of the county's name: some state it was named after York in England, while others maintain it was named by early settlers from York County, Pennsylvania. Adjacent Counties Butler County Seward County Saline County Fillmore County Cl...

  • 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...

  • Lincoln Memorial Park, Lincoln, Nebraska

    Lincoln Memorial Park, located in Lincoln, Lancaster County, Nebraska, has winding tree-lined avenues, meticulously maintained monuments, and peaceful arboretum-like sections. The office was originally a farmhouse that was built well over 100 years ago. There are many themed sections of the cemetery beginning with the Veterans’ Garden in front of the office, which has two cannons on display. T...

  • Wyuka Cemetery, Lincoln, Nebraska

    Wyuka Cemetery was established in Lincoln, Lancaster County, Nebraska, by an act of the Nebraska Legislature in 1869, which sought to provide a cemetery for the state capital city founded two years prior. The trustees rejected the first cemetery site along Salt Creek to the west of Lincoln due to flooding concerns and instead purchased 80 acres of land east of the city. Wyuka Cemetery has since...

  • Lincoln, Nebraska

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Lincoln, Lancaster County, Nebraska. It is not to be confused with Lincoln County .Lincoln is the county seat of Lancaster County and is the state capital.= Official Website = History Wikipedia Prior to the expansion westward of settlers, the prairie was covered with buffalo grass. Plains Indians, descendants of indigenous peoples who...

  • Lancaster County, Nebraska

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Lancaster County, Nebraska.= Official Website =The county was created in 1859 and was named after Lancaster, Pennsylvania, which was in turn, named after Lancaster, England. Adjacent Counties * Cass County * Saunders County * Otoe County * Johnson County * Gage County * Saline County * Butler County

  • Webster County, Nebraska

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Webster County, Nebraska. The county was formed in 1871, and was named for Daniel Webster. Adjacent Counties Adams County Clay County Nuckolls County Jewell County, Kan. Smith County, Kan. Franklin County Kearney County Cities, Villages & Communities Amboy Bladen Blue Hill Cowles Guide Rock

  • Clay County, Nebraska

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Clay County, Nebraska.The county was formed in 1855, and was organized in 1871. It was named for Henry Clay , a member of the United States Senate from Kentucky, and later United States Secretary of State. Adjacent Counties * York County * Fillmore County * Thayer County * Nuckolls County * Webster County * Adams County

  • Seward County, Nebraska

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Seward County, Nebraska. Official Website The county was formed in 1855 and was originally called Greene County. In 1862, it was renamed for William H. Seward, United States Secretary of State under Abraham Lincoln and Andrew Johnson. Adjacent Counties Butler County York County Polk County Lancaster County Saline Cou...

  • Cass County, Nebraska

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Cass County, Nebraska.The county was formed in 1855, and was named for General Lewis Cass. Adjacent Counties * Sarpy County * Mills County, Iowa * Fremont County, Iowa * Otoe County * Lancaster County * Saunders County Cities, Villages & Communities *Alvo*Avoco*Cedar Creek*Cullom*Eagle*Elmwood*Factoryville*Greenwood*Louisville*Manley*...

  • Dakota County, Nebraska

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Dakota County, Nebraska.Dakota County was formed by European-American settlers in 1855. They named it after the historic Dakota Sioux tribe, who were powerful in the area of Nebraska and South Dakota. Adjacent Counties * Union County, SD * Woodbury County, Iowa * Thurston County * Dixon County Cities, Villages & Communities *Dakota Ci...

  • Saunders County, Nebraska

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Saunders County, Nebraska. Saunders County was established by an 1856 act of the Nebraska Territorial Legislature and was organized in 1866. It was originally named Calhoun County after John Calhoun, surveyor general of Kansas and Nebraska. Other sources contend that it was named for John C. Calhoun of South Carolina. In 1862, during...

  • 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. ...

  • Prospect View Cemetery, Pierce, Nebraska

    This project is for those who are buried in Prospect View Cemetery, Pierce, Pierce County, Nebraska. Find a Grave Nebraska Gravestones Billion Graves

  • St. Paul Lutheran Cemetery, Auburn, Nebraska

    This project is for those buried in St. Paul Lutheran Cemetery, Auburn, Nemaha County, Nebraska. This cemetery is located south and west of Auburn, Nebraska. It is 1 1/2 miles south of Hwy 136 on 638 Avenue. Find a Grave

  • 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. Whitaker...

  • Platte County, Nebraska

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Platte County, Nebraska. Named after the Platte River which makes up its southern boundary, Platte County was officially established by the Legislature on Jan. 26, 1856. Adjacent Counties Colfax County Butler County Polk County Stanton County Merrick County Nance County Boone County Madison County

  • Rose Hill Cemetery, Hebron, Nebraska

    In Thayer County, from the intersection of Lincoln Ave. & 1st street in Hebron, go 1 mile north and the cemetery will be found on your left. Find a Grave

  • Peru State College

    Peru State College is a public college in Peru, Nebraska. Founded by members of the Methodist Episcopal Church in 1865, making it the first and oldest institution of higher education in Nebraska , it underwent several name changes before receiving its current name. The college is organized into three schools, each supporting a different set of majors, including a graduate program, plus an exte...

  • 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 * Saunder...

  • Sarpy County, Nebraska

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Sarpy County, Nebraska. Official Website This was part of the territory of the Omaha people. Explored in 1805 by the Lewis and Clark expedition following the Louisiana Purchase of 1803 by the United States, this area was settled by European-American fur traders, adventurers, farmers, and finally entrepreneurs. All initially depende...

  • Nemaha County, Nebraska

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Nemaha County, Nebraska.= Official Website =The county forms the core of the Nemaha Half-Breed Reservation formed in the Fourth Treaty of Prairie du Chien in 1830 as land for the offspring of traders and Native Americans. The grounds of modern Indian Cave State Park mark where the county's first community, Saint Deroin, was founded in...

  • Zion Lutheran Plainview Cemetery, Pierce County, Nebraska

    The cemetery is also known as Dedlow Cemetery and Zion Cemetery . Nebraska Gravestones Find a Grave

  • Westlawn-Hillcrest Memorial Park, Omaha, Nebraska

    Westlawn Cemetery was actually the first or older part of the cemetery and is where the upright markers are found. Hillcrest Cemetery was added later and the stones for this part of the cemetery are flat stones. The N. P. Dodge Co. was the original owner. There is a section called Greenlawn (there is no Greenlawn Cemetery). The Westlawn Mausoleum was designed by New York architect Henry Bacon...

  • Pleasant View Cemetery, Plainview, Nebraska

    This project is for those are buried in Pleasant View Cemetery, Plainview, Pierce County, Nebraska. Find a Grave Nebraska Gravestones

  • Zion Lutheran Cemetery, Pierce, Nebraska

    This project is for those buried in Zion Lutheran Cemetery, Pierce, Pierce County, Nebraska. Find a Grave Nebraska Gravestones Billion Graves

  • Nebraska Pioneers

    Settlers in Nebraska before statehood: March 1, 1867* Algernon Sidney Paddock 1830-1897 , a Republican secretary of Nebraska Territory and U.S. Senator from Nebraska after statehood.* Phineas Hitchcock 1831-1881 , a Delegate and a Senator from Nebraska.* Augustus Hall 1814-1861 , chief justice of the Nebraska Territory.* Ruben Henry Wilbur 1825-1896 , Mayor of Omaha, 1877-79. Brother-in-law of ...

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  • 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...

  • Alford Cemetery, Monowi, Nebraska

    This project is for those buried in Alford Cemetery, Monowi, Boyd County, Nebraska. Billion Graves Find a Grave Nebraska Gravestones

  • Rulo Cemetery, Rulo, Nebraska

    This project is for those buried in Rulo Cemetery, also known as Rulo City Cemetery , Rulo, Richardson County, Nebraska. Find a Grave

  • Boone County, Nebraska

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Boone County, Nebraska.The county was organized in 1871 and named after Daniel Boone . Adjacent Counties * Madison County * Platte County * Nance County * Greeley County * Wheeler County * Antelope County Cities, Villages and Communities *Akron*Albion (County Seat)*Cedar Rapids*Loretto*Petersburg

  • Richardson County, Nebraska

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Richardson County, Nebraska. Richardson County was created in 1854 and reorganized in 1855 by the first territorial legislature. It was named after William A. Richardson, a US Representative from the state of Illinois who had sponsored the Kansas-Nebraska Act; subsequently, in 1858, Richardson was appointed governor of the Nebraska T...

  • Ainsworth Cemetery, Ainsworth, Nebraska

    This project is for those buried in Ainsworth Cemetery, Ainsworth, Brown County, Nebraska. Find a Grave Nebraska Gravestones Billion Graves

  • Adams County, Nebraska

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Adams County, Nebraska. Official Website Adams County is a county in the U.S. state of Nebraska . Its county seat is Hastings. The county was formed in 1867 and organized in 1871. It is named for John Adams , the second President of the United States. Adjacent Counties Hamilton County Clay County Webster County Kearney...

  • Colfax County, Nebraska

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Colfax County, Nebraska.Colfax County was established by the Nebraska legislature in 1869, as part of the division of Platte County into three parts. The new county was named for Schuyler Colfax, then the Vice-President of the United States. The site of Shell Creek Station on the Union Pacific Railroad was chosen as the county seat, a...

  • Zion Lutheran Cemetery, Wisner, Nebraska

    This project is for those buried in Zion Lutheran Cemetery, Wisner, Cuming County, Nebraska. The cemetery is also known as Zion Saint John Lutheran Cemetery. Find a Grave

  • Merrick County, Nebraska

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Merrick County, Nebraska.Merrick County was formed in 1858, and was organized in 1864. It was named for Elvira Merrick, the maiden name of the wife of territorial legislator Henry W. DePuy, who introduced the bill that created the county. Adjacent Counties * Hamilton County * Polk County * Hall County * Howard County * Platte County *...

  • Prospect Hill Cemetery, Elkhorn, Nebraska

    This project is for those buried in Prospect Hill Cemetery, Elkhorn, Omaha, Douglas County, Nebraska. Find a Grave Official Website Graveyards of Omaha Nebraska Gravestones Billion Graves

  • Cozad Cemetery, Cozad, Nebraska

    This project is for those buried in Cozad Cemetery, Dawson County, Nebraska. Find a Grave Billion Graves

  • Ogallala Cemetery, Ogallala, Nebraska

    This project is for those buried in Ogallala Cemetery, Ogallala, Keith County, Nebraska. Find a Grave

  • Keith County, Nebraska

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Keith County, Nebraska.= Official Website =Keith County was formed in 1873. Sources differ on the Keith after whom it was named: either M. C. Keith of North Platte, whose grandson Keith Neville became Nebraska's 18th governor in 1917; or John Keith, also of North Platte. Adjacent Counties * Arthur County * McPherson County * Garden Co...

  • Madrid Cemetery, Madrid, Nebraska

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

  • Wisner Cemetery, Wisner, Nebraska

    This project is for those buried in Wisner Cemetery, Wisner, Cuming County, Nebraska. Find a Grave Nebraska Gravestones Billion Graves

  • Chadron State College

    Wikipedia =Chadron State College is a four-year public college in the Nebraska State College System in Chadron, Nebraska, United States. The college is located in the northern part of the Nebraska Panhandle, in the Pine Ridge area.The school opened in June 1911, although a previous institution dated from the late 19th century. The college has an enrollment of about 3,000 students. Five of its 2...

  • Sheridan County, Nebraska

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Sheridan County, Nebraska. The county was formed in 1885 and was named for General Philip H. Sheridan. Adjacent Counties Oglala Lakota County, SD Dawes County Box Butte County Morrill County Garden County Grant County Cherry County Cities, Villages & Communities

  • Knox County, Nebraska

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Knox County, Nebraska.= Official Website =Knox County was organized by the Territorial Legislature in 1857, and named L'Eau Qui Court, that being the French name for the river named by the Ponca Niobrara—both names meaning, in English, Running Water. The name was changed to Knox, named for U.S. Army General Henry Knox, by a statute pa...

  • St. Paul's Lutheran Cemetery, Norfolk, Nebraska

    This project is for those who are buried in St. Paul's Lutheran Cemetery, Norfolk, Madison County, Nebraska. This cemetery is also known as Saint Paul Cemetery and St. Paul's Churchyard . Find a Grave Billion Graves USGW Archives

  • Prospect Hill Cemetery, Norfolk, Nebraska

    This project is for those buried in Prospect Hill Cemetery, Norfolk, Madison County, Nebraska. Find a Grave Billion Graves

  • 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 County, S...

  • Wilber Czech Cemetery, Wilber, Nebraska

    This cemetery is located 1.3 miles from the Wilber Post Office, and is on County Road P. in Wilber, Saline County, Nebraska. The cemetery is also known as Cecho Slovansky Cemetery. Find a Grave Nebraska Gravestones Czech Genealogy For Beginners

  • Greenwood Memorial Cemetery, Greenwood, Nebraska

    This project is for those buried in Greenwood Memorial Cemetery, Greenwood, Cass County, Nebraska. Find a Grave

  • Red Willow County, Nebraska

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Red Willow County, Nebraska. Red Willow County was formed in 1873. It was named for the Red Willow Creek. The name is reported to be a mistranslation of the Dakota Indian name Chanshasha Wakpala, which literally means Red Dogwood Creek. The Dakota referred to the creek thusly due to red dogwood shrubs that grew along the creek banks....

  • Fort McPherson National Cemetery

    Wikipedia =Fort McPherson National Cemetery is a United States National Cemetery, located 4 miles (6 km) south of the village of Maxwell in Lincoln County, Nebraska. Find a Grave

  • Oakland Cemetery, Oakland, Nebraska

    This project is for those buried in Oakland Cemetery, Oakland, Burt County, Nebraska. Find a Grave Nebraska Gravestones Billion Graves

  • Wheeler County, Nebraska

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Wheeler County, Nebraska. The county was formed in 1877 and organized in 1881. It was named for Major Daniel H. Wheeler, longtime secretary of the Nebraska State Board of Agriculture. Adjacent Counties Antelope County Boone County Greeley County Valley County Garfield County Holt County Communities Bartlett ...

  • Cheyenne County, Nebraska

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Cheyenne County, Nebraska.The county was formed in 1871 and named for the Cheyenne Native American tribe. Adjacent Counties * Morrill County * Garden County * Deuel County * Sedgwick County, Colo. * Logan County. Colo. * Kimball County * Banner County Cities, Villages & Communities *Brownson

  • Hall County, Nebraska

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Hall County, Nebraska.The county was formed in 1858; it was named for Augustus Hall, an early judge of this territory. Adjacent Counties * Adams County * Hamilton County * Kearney County * Buffalo County * Howard County * Merrick County Communities *Abbott*Alda*Cairo*Cameron*Doniphan*Grand Island (County Seat)*Hansen*Shelton*Wood Rive...

  • 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...

  • Pawnee County, Nebraska

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Pawnee County, Nebraska. Official Website Pawnee County was formed in 1854. It was named for the Pawnee Native American tribe. Adjacent Counties Nemaha County, Kan. Richardson County Marshall County, Kan. Gage County Johnson County Nemaha County Cities & Villages Burchard Du Bois Lewiston Pawnee City...

  • 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, Kan. * Red Willow County * Frontier County * Gosper County * Harlan County * Norton County, Kan. * Phelps County Communities *Arapahoe*Beaver City (County Seat)

  • 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 and...

  • State of Nebraska

    This subportal is part of the USA Portal . =The state of Nebraska is a state that lies in both the Great Plains and the Midwestern United States. The state is bordered by South Dakota to the north, Iowa to the east and Missouri to the southeast, both across the Missouri River, Kansas to the south, Colorado to the southwest and Wyoming to the west. Its area is just over 77,220 sq mi (200,000 km2...

  • Sunrise Cemetery, Wahoo, Nebraska

    This project is for those buried in Sunrise Cemetery, Wahoo, Saunders County, Nebraska. The cemetery is located on 1581 County Road K and is also known as Knights of Honor Cemetery . Find a Grave Roots Web

  • Bohemians of Nebraska

    By percentage of population, Nebraska is one of the most Czech/Bohemian/Moravian States in the U.S. Several counties were founded by Czech settlers; there's even a Prague on the map.I've been working on these families and thought that it would be nice to connect with others. To this project, I'm adding 1) Bohemian immigrants to Nebraska and 2) notable Nebraskans with Bohemian ancestry.I hope yo...

  • Washington County, Nebraska

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Washington County, Nebraska. The first permanent settlement in Washington County was in 1854, the same year the county was created. It is named for George Washington, the first president of the United States. Adjacent Counties Burt County Harrison County, Iowa Pottawattamie County, Iowa Douglas County Dodge County ...

  • 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*Macon*Naponee*Riverton...

  • Hamilton County, Nebraska

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Hamilton County, Nebraska.= Official Website =Hamilton County was created in 1867, and was organized in 1870. It was named for Alexander Hamilton , first U.S. Secretary of the Treasury. Adjacent Counties * Adams County * Clay County * York County * Hall County * Merrick County * Polk County

  • Valley County, Nebraska

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Valley County, Nebraska. Valley County was formed in 1871 and organized in 1873. Its name derives from the local terrain: much of the county consists of valley land lying between the North and Middle Loup Rivers. Adjacent Counties Greeley County Wheeler County Sherman County Custer County Garfield County Cities, To...

  • Harlan County, Nebraska

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Harlan County, Nebraska.A party of forty men from eastern Nebraska settled near the site of present-day Orleans in August 1870. In 1871, a party from the Wyoming Territory, led by Thomas Harlan, settled near present-day Alma, which was named after a settler's daughter. In that year, Harlan County was separated from Lincoln County by t...

  • Mount Hope Cemetery, West Point, Nebraska

    This project is for those buried in Mount Hope Cemetery, West Point, Cuming County, Nebraska.The cemetery is also known as West Point City Cemetery and Hughes Cemetery . Find a Grave Nebraska Gravestones

  • Dodge County, Nebraska

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Dodge County, Nebraska.= Official Website =The county was formed in 1855 and named after Iowa Senator Augustus C. Dodge. Adjacent Counties * Burt County * Colfax County * Cuming County * Washington County * Saunders County * Douglas County Cities & Villages *Dodge*Fremont (County Seat)*Hooper*Inglewood*Nickerson*North Bend

  • Cuming County, Nebraska

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Cuming County, Nebraska.= Official Website =Cuming County was formed in 1855 and organized in 1857. It was named for Thomas B. Cuming, the first secretary (and twice Acting Governor) of the newly-created Nebraska Territory (1854–1858). Adjacent Counties * Burt County * Colfax County * Dodge County * Stanton County * Thurston County * ...

  • St. Michael Cemetery, West Point, Nebraska

    This project is for those buried in St. Michael Cemetery, West Point, Cuming County, Nebraska. Find a Grave Billion Graves

  • Lyons Cemetery, Lyons, Nebraska

    This project is for those buried in Lyons Cemetery, Lyons, Burt County, Nebraska. Find a Grave Nebraska Gravestones Billion Graves

  • Scribner Municipal Cemetery, Scribner, Nebraska

    This project is for those buried in Scribner Municipal Cemetery, Scribner, Dodge County, Nebraska. The cemetery is also known as Pebble Creek Cemetery and Scribner Cemetery . Find a Grave US GenNet Billion Graves

  • St. Mary's Cemetery, Saunders County, Nebraska

    This project is for those buried in St. Mary's Cemetery, also known as St. Mary's Catholic Cemetery , Saunders County, Nebraska. Find a Grave

  • St. Joseph's Catholic Church Cemetery, Wisner, Nebraska

    This project is for those buried in St. Joseph's Catholic Church Cemetery, Wisner, Cuming County, Nebraska. Find a Grave Nebraska Gravestones Billion Graves

  • Rock County, Nebraska

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Rock County, Nebraska. Official Website Rock County was created 6 November 1888 and was named in honor of for either Rock Creek, which flows in the county; or the rocky condition of the soil in the area. Adjacent Counties Keya Paha County Boyd County Holt County Loup County Brown County Cities, Villages & Communi...

  • Scotts Bluff County, Nebraska

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Scotts Bluff County, Nebraska. Official Website The county is named for a prominent bluff that served as a landmark for 19th-century pioneers traveling along the Oregon Trail. Scotts Bluff was named for Hiram Scott, a Rocky Mountain Fur Company trapper who died nearby around 1828.[3] Washington Irving claimed that, after being inju...

  • Brown County, Nebraska

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Brown County, Nebraska.The county was established in 1883 and named for two members of the legislature who reported the bill for the county's organization. Adjacent Counties * Keya Paha County * Rock County * Loup County * Blaine County * Cherry County Communities *Ainsworth (County Seat)*Johnstown*Long Pine Links Wikipedia Luehrs Roo...

  • Morrill County, Nebraska

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Morrill County, Nebraska.The Battle of Mud Springs and the Battle of Rush Creek between the US Army and Cheyenne, Lakota Sioux, and Arapaho occurred in 1865 within what would become Morrill County.The county was established in 1908 and was named for Charles Henry Morrill, a president of the Lincoln Land Company. Chimney Rock, a rock f...

  • Cherry County, Nebraska

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Cherry County, Nebraska.The county was named for Lt. Samuel A. Cherry, an Army officer who was stationed at Fort Niobrara and who had been killed in South Dakota in 1881. Cherry County is in the Nebraska Sandhills. Adjacent Counties * Barnett County, SD * Todd County, SD * Tripp County, SD * Brown County * Keya Paha County * Blaine Co...

  • Alliance Cemetery, Alliance, Nebraska

    This cemetery is located one mile east and 1/2 mile north of Alliance, Nebraska in Box Butte County. The plot of ground was first bought by the Alliance Cemetery Association on April 11, 1890. On August 10, 1915, the city of Alliance bought the land from the Association. The cemetery is still being used and is in very good condition. It is also known as Greenwood Cemetery . Find a Grave Ne...

  • 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, Nebr...

  • Pilger Cemetery, Pilger, Nebraska

    This project is for those buried in Pilger Cemetery, Pilger, Stanton County, Nebraska. Find a Grave Adventures in Cemetery Hopping Nebraska Gravetones Billion Graves

  • Stanton Cemetery, Stanton, Nebraska

    This project is for those buried in Stanton Cemetery, Stanton, Stanton County, Nebraska. The cemetery is also known as Independent Order of Oddfellows Cemetery and IOOF Cemetery . Find a Grave Stanton Cemetery Assoc. Nebraska Gravestones

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