Jefferson County  Digital Library


Jefferson County NEGenWeb Site Copyright 1996-2005 by Brenda Busing

Jefferson County Courthouse

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Bible Records
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Hatfield/Olney Family Bible

"History of Nebraska" (1882)
A Biographical and Genealogical History of Southeastern Nebraska (1904) - Located on the Gage county NEGenWeb site. Lots of Jefferson county pioneers. Check the index.
The "Rambler" 1911
"Who's Who in Nebraska (1940)"

Birth Announcements
Sophie Hoppe's Midwife Record - Midwife in the Plymouth and Jansen communities from 1876 until 1910. Link courtesy of Hoppe Family Association

List of Cemeteries
Fairbury Cemetery
Harbine Cemetery
Hope Church Cemetery at Harbine
Old Plymouth Cemetery
Rose Creek Cemetery Burials
Silver Creek Cemetery
Woodlawn Cemetery at Plymouth

Business Owners
1899 Fairbury Business Owners (per Fairbury Gazette Newspaper Article)

1860 Jones Territory (Jefferson Co.) Census
1890 Special Census (Surviving Soldiers, Sailors, and Marines)


Diary of F. Frank Johnson
1896 - 1900


Just click on the page you want to see

1890 NE St Gazetteer: Business Listings A - Z | Farmers Listings A - F, G - K, L - R, S - Z
1899 Jefferson County Directory: Fairbury Listings A - Z.
1903 Diller, Nebraska Phone Directory A - Z
1904 Fairbury City Directory A - F, G - K, L - R, S - Z.

Class lists - Graduates
1876 Census  - Scanned image

Epidemics in Jefferson county
1899 Diptheria
1918 Scarlet Fever

Funeral Records
Undertaker Records October 1, 1906 - May 13, 1920: A - L & M - Z
Undertaker Records: 1916 - 1920

Jefferson County History - Towns, Townships, Maps, etc.

Jefferson County Genealogical Society

Links to pages with a Jefferson county connection - Family, Towns, Attractions, etc.

Lookups in various Jefferson County Resources

Marriage Record Indexes
Book A - June 11, 1864 - November 3, 1880
Book B - November 8, 1880 - February 7, 1886 and February 5, 1888 - December 29, 1888

Wedding Announcements 
 Golden Wedding Anniversary Announcements

Military Records
Jefferson Co., NE; Military Pensioners, 1 January 1883
1917 WWI Draft Registration
Military Registration Part I | Military Registration Part II | Military Registration Part III 

An Indiana Farm In Nebraska , Souvenir by JOSEPH W. STARR

1898 Fairbury Gazette - Extracts
Newspaper Clippings - Various Towns

Jefferson county Obituaries - I've moved the obituaries back to this site also, so they will be searchable from these pages. If you contributed an obit to the boards and would also like it posted on this site, please email it to me.
Index to Fairbury Journal-News Obits

1909 Fairbury Souvenir View Book
Photographs (Family, Tombstones, Businesses, etc.)

Jefferson County Queries - Post or View
View queries posted:
August 1996 - June 1998
July 1998 - December 1998 

Rock Island Railroad Timebook
Railroad Accidents

Thirty-eighth Annual Conference of the Nebraska Methodist Episcopal Church - This conference was held September 20-26, 1898 in Fairbury. The article includes a listing of appointments for the following year, which includes the districts of Beatrice, Lincoln, Nebraska City, Hastings, and York.

Jefferson County Reunions - Classes, Families, Churches, etc.

Sources of information: Library, Societies, Register of Deeds, etc.

Jefferson County
Surnames: A - L or M - Z


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