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Perkins County, Nebraska

Perkins County was founded on November 08, 1887 from Keith County.

Currently the Perkins County Seat is located in Grant and also the county government website is

Places adjoining Perkins County are Lincoln CountyHayes CountyChase CountyPhillips County, Colorado, Sedgwick County, Colorado, Keith County .

Perkins County has Federal Census Schedules to assist in researching your family tree. Federal Population Schedules exist for 1890 (fragment)19001910192019301940. The Union Veterans Schedules is available for 1890. There are free downloadable and printable census forms to help with your research.

Perkins County Society and Family History Resources

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

Perkins County Courthouse and Government Records

Researchers often fail to notice the great importance of Perkins 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 Perkins 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.

Perkins County Links

The following are web links to Family history and genealogy, Records and Resources relating to Perkins 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 Perkins County genealogy or family history related sites.

Perkins Co. NE Books, Newspapers & Publications

Perkins Co. NE Birth, Marriage & Death Records

Perkins Co. NE Court, Probate Land and Tax Records

Perkins Co. NE Census Records

Perkins Co. NE Cemeteries & Church Records

Perkins Co. NE Family Websites, Pictures & Histories

Perkins Co. NE General and History Websites

Perkins Co. NE Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers

Perkins Co. NE Military Records