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Jumpstart your genealogy research with these free Nebraska genealogy searches.  We have scoured the web to bring you some of the best resources to find Nebraska genealogy records online.  One proven method of discovering more about your ancestry is to locate cousins who share common ancestors with you and exchange genealogy information.  You will find some great genealogy searches here to help you with this along with access to many other free genealogy sites where you can find a plethora of genealogy data for the state of Nebraska.




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Search the Nebraska RootsWeb Surname List

The RSL database contains over one million surnames submitted by other researchers.  Try a surname search for some of your ancestors.  The results will give you the submitters' names, dates and locations, with contact information.  This will allow you to contact other people researching your surnames and sometimes even the same ancestor.  This is a great way to add missing branches to your family tree.  We have set this form for a Nebraska search but you may change it to search any state.

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Search Nebraska Cemetery Records

This Cemetery database now has over 800,000 contributed records.  Be sure to search for your surnames in both NE counties AND Nebraska counties, using the drop down menu.

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Search Nebraska Message Boards

Try a free ancestry search on these Nebraska genealogy message boards.  Read genealogy queries posted by other folks who are conducting genealogy research in Nebraska.  Post your own queries for your Nebraska ancestors.  When posting genealogy queries, be specific and include full names, dates and places for your ancestors.  Be sure to use an e-mail address which will be valid for years to come so people will be able to contact you in the future with responses to your queries.  Message boards are a great way to find others researching your family lines.

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Search USGenWeb Nebraska Archives

Search one of the largest collections of free Nebraska genealogy records available online.  Try your surname search for Nebraska ancestors in the USGenWeb archives.  The records in the archives have been submitted by others genealogy researchers like yourself and these records may contain contain family Bible records, bios, census transcriptions, census indexes, census images, wills & probate records, tax lists, church records, birth records, death records, baptisms, obituaries, marriage records, newspaper extracts, military records, pension records, old maps, place histories, year books, and other general genealogy records.  If you have records which might be of help to others who are tracing their heritage, please submit them to this free genealogy project.
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Search the Nebraska Family Group Sheet Project

Try your surname search in this free genealogy project.  This collection of family group sheets was submitted by people who are searching for ancestors in Nebraska.  Be sure to submit your own Nebraska family group sheets and perhaps you will connect with someone else's family tree.  This is a great idea and will become a great resource if people will work together on this.

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