Jefferson County  Digital Library

 

Jefferson County NEGenWeb Site Copyright 1996-2005 by Brenda Busing


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Bible Records
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Hatfield/Olney Family Bible

Biographies
"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)"
Bios posted by other researchers

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

Cemeteries 
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)

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

Diary

Diary of F. Frank Johnson
1896 - 1900

 

Just click on the page you want to see

Directories/Gazetteers
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.

Education
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

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

JCGS
Jefferson County Genealogical Society

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

Lookups
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

Marriage
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 

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

Newspapers
1898 Fairbury Gazette - Extracts
Newspaper Clippings - Various Towns

Obituaries
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.
Jefferson County Obituary Board
Index to Fairbury Journal-News Obits

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

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

 Railroad
Rock Island Railroad Timebook
Railroad Accidents

Religion
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.

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

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

Surnames
Jefferson County
Surnames: A - L or M - Z
 

 

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