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Genealogy and Family History: Nebraska Genealogy

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Sylvia Stevens

Nebraska Genealogy Websites

Also see Organizations tab for Nebraska historical and genealogical organizations.


Photo credits:
Left: Humboldt Nebraska public square (1927)  Wikimedia Commons
Right: J. C. Cram sod house in Loup County, Nebraska. (Photo credit Solomon D. Butcher, courtesy of the Library of Congress; LC-DIG-ppmsca-08379)

Omaha Public Library

The Omaha Public Library Main Branch has many unique Nebraska related genealogical resources.  Most are print or on microfilm and may be requested from the 3rd floor reference desk. Some of the resources available are:

  • town and county histories
  • church and parish histories
  • historical birth death and marriage records for Douglas County and several other counties
  • cemetery records
  • maps and gazetteers
  • and many more

Visit the genealogical reference collection at:

W. Dale Clarke LIbrary
215 S. 15th St.
Omaha, NE 68102-1629