Our Nebraska genealogists research on location. They will find and analyze the best records available to further your family history research. They can search the archives and libraries in Nebraska, including:
- Nebraska State Historical Society, Library and Archives
Newspapers, city/county directories, county atlases and plat books, maps, government records, manuscripts, church records, family histories, photographs
- Nebraska Department of Health & Human Services (Vital Records)
Births and deaths (1904 to present), marriages and divorces (1909 to present)
- Lincoln-Lancaster County Genealogical Society (LLCGS) Archives
Provides cemeteries, marriages, probate, newspapers, rural resident listings about people who once lived or died in Lancaster County, Nebraska
- American Historical Society of Germans from Russia, Research Library
History and genealogy of the Germanic Settlers in the Russian Empire and their descendants
- Danish American Archive and Library
Books, recordings, photographs, and unpublished written materials relating to the people of Danish extraction in North America
- University of Nebraska-Lincoln Libraries
Books, journals, articles, university yearbooks
- Lincoln Cemeteries
Wyuka Cemetery, Lincoln Memorial Park Cemetery, Calvary Cemetery & Mausoleum
- Lincoln (Nebraska) Public Libraries
Books, magazines, newspapers, journals, manuscripts
Our professional researchers can do research projects of many sizes and for many budgets. We customize the amount of research provided according to your needs.
If you want to know more about how our genealogists can further your research, you can request a research quote.
Some of the major records sources that can be used for genealogy research in Nebraska include:
- Birth, marriage, and death records were kept by some towns as early as 1869
- Birth and death records have been recorded by the state government from 1904 to the present
- Marriage records have been recorded by the state government from 1909 to the present
- Federal census records were recorded every 10 years starting in 1790; state and territorial census records were recorded in 1854 to 1917
- Land records were kept by the towns and counties from the 1850s to the present
- Probate records were kept by the local courts from 1860s to the present
- Churches sometimes kept records of the christenings, marriages, deaths, or other information about their members
- Newspapers were written in many areas and time periods, which contain information such as notices of marriages, notices of death, and obituaries
- Town and county histories were written that record information about the settlers and their families; many family genealogies of the settlers of Nebraska have also been written
- Naturalization and citizenship records were recorded by the courts as early as 1800s
- Ship passenger lists, tax lists, and town records were recorded for many areas
- City directories, maps, county histories, biographies, School Censuses, etc.
- Photographs of tombstones, historic homes or barns, Churches, places of business, historic landmarks, etc.