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Chase County, Nebraska

Chase County was founded on February 27, 1873 from Unorganized area of the Nebraska Territory.

Currently the Chase County Seat is located in Imperial and also the county government website is

Places adjoining Chase County are Hayes CountyDundy CountyYuma County, Colorado, Phillips County, Colorado, Perkins County .

Chase County has Federal Census Schedules to assist in researching your family tree. Federal Population Schedules exist for 1890 (fragment)1900191019201930 and 1940. The Union Veterans Schedules is available for 1890. There are free downloadable and printable census forms to help with your research.

Chase County Society and Family History Resources

A list of Chase County Historical  and Genealogical Societies, Forums, Message Boards, Libraries, Archives.

Chase County Courthouse and Government Records

Researchers often fail to notice the great importance of Chase County court, probate, and land records as a resource of family history and genealogy information. Buried away in Nebraska courthouses and archives just about everywhere could be the aspirations and frustrations of the many Nebraska citizens. The chances are excellent that your particular ancestors have left a in-depth record of at least quite a few facets of their lives in the Chase County court records. Even if your forefathers is not referred to in a Court case, give some thought to all of the other procedures which could have lead to him or her appearing in court records.

Chase County Links

The following are web links to Family history and genealogy, Records and Resources relating to Chase County. A majority of these genealogy links fall into 3 categories: Professional Sites, Private Sites or Organization Sites. Some have free access some have to have a fee. This is merely a list that has been gathered or submitted. I do not recommend or promote one genealogy site over another. Feel free to submit your own preferred Chase County genealogy or family history related sites.

Chase Co. NE Books, Newspapers & Publications

Chase Co. NE Birth, Marriage & Death Records

Chase Co. NE Court, Probate Land and Tax Records

Chase Co. NE Census Records

Chase Co. NE Cemeteries & Church Records

Chase Co. NE Family Websites, Pictures & Histories

Chase Co. NE General and History Websites

Chase Co. NE Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers

Chase Co. NE Military Records