County is located in the northeastern corner of Nebraska, with the
southern county border being the Platte River. The population was
10,441 in the 2000 census, with the county seat being Schuyler. The
county, and its seat, are named after former Vice
hope is that this site will assist you in researching
the history of
the area and your genealogical connection.
I am your County
Administrator, and have been
researching Colfax County for over ten
my family within it. I am not located in Nebraska,
unfortunately unable to assist with on-site research.
If you have anything you are willing to contribute to this
page to further our goal of free genealogy, or would like to volunteer
in any capacity, please email me.
strictly volunteer effort, this site is continually growing.
Please check back often for updates, which I will highlight in the
Thank you, and
best of luck in your research! ~ Jen Baldwin