NEGenWeb Project
Furnas County

Furnas County Genealogical Society

P. O. Box 391
Beaver City, NE 68926

Thanks go to Eula Brown of the Furnas County Genealogical Society for sharing this list of resources that have been collected by the members over the years.

  • Collection of all available Furnas County newspapers on microfilm.
  • All Stamford (Harlan County) newspapers on microfilm.
  • Furnas County Marriage Index on microfilm.
  • Census records (1880, 1885, 1890, 1900, 1910) for Furnas and surrounding counties.
  • Index card file of marriages.
  • Index card file of obituaries.
  • Tombstone inscriptions books for:
         Furnas County
         Harlan County
         Gosper County
         Frontier County
         Red Willow County
         Part of Phelps County
         Part of Lancaster County
         Part of Norton County, KS
  • "Our shelves contain 100s of three ring notebooks of various sizes containing researched family information which includes family [group] sheets, photo's, obituaries, and family stories."
  • Church records notebooks.
  • Index card file of rural school students.
  • Index card file of rural school teachers.
  • Rural School histories.
  • Land owners' Plat map books from 1904 to the present.
  • Index card file of naturalizations.
  • Index card file of Civil War veterans.
  • Index card file of Spanish American War veterans
  • Index card file of World War I veterans.
  • Index card file of World War II veterans.
  • Fifty-five (55) printed family histories.
  • "We maintain a photo collection, also."


The Furnas County Genealogical Society has the following publications for sale:

  • Hendley, Nebraska Centenial Book - $10.00 plus $1.00 postage & handling.
  • Early Precept Book - $25.00 plus $3.00 postage & handling.
  • History of Beaver City - $4.50 plus $1.00 postage & handling.
  • Early Arapahoe, Nebraska - $6.00 plus $1.00 postage & handling.


FURNAS COUNTY GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY dues are $7.50 per calendar year.

Research fees (for searches of items in our collection and at the Furnas County Courthouse:
"$10.00 per hour plus 25 per page copied and $1.00 mailing charge."

NOTE:  This list of resources, prices, and fees are posted as a research aid.  The FURNAS COUNTY GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY is not part of the NEGenWeb Project.


"Nebraska Society Pages"
A Listing Of Libraries and Genealogical/Historical Societies In Nebraska
Furnas County Main Page
2000 by Leona L. Gustafson for NEGenWeb Project

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