1890 & 1911 Gazetteer Index

History Nebraska has Gazetteers from 1890 and 1911. These books are organized by town and profession and serve as the business and professional directory. They also list the rural landowners of the area. A database has been compiled that allows researchers to locate references within the gazetteers.

If you entered…   The search results would include…
Name: Smith

City: Lincoln

Year: 1911
  All references to first/last name “Smith” from the city of “Lincoln” in the gazetteer from the year “1911”.  Note that only one field is required for a search, if you don’t know the Year, and/or City leave those fields blank.

 

1890 and 1911 Gazetteer Index Search

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Year:


The following information is given for most entries:

    • Name
    • City
    • Year
    • Page
    • Reel
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