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Sarpy County, Nebraska

Sarpy County was founded on February 07, 1857 from Cass County and Douglas County.

Currently the Sarpy County Seat is located in Papillion and also the county government website is

Places adjoining Sarpy County are Douglas CountyPottawattamie County, Iowa, Mills County, Iowa, Cass CountySaunders County .

Cities and towns situated in Sarpy County consists of Bellevue, Gretna, La Vista, Papillion, Springfield, Richfield.

Precincts located in the county include Bellevue Second I, Bellevue Second II, Bellevue Second III, Bellevue Second IV, Fairview, Forest City No. 1, Forest City No. 2, Gilmore I, Gilmore II, Highland I, Highland II, LaPlatte I, LaPlatte II, La Vista, Melia-Forest City, Papillion, Papillion Second I, Papillion Second II, Platford-Springfield I, Platford-Springfield II, Richland I, Richland II, Richland III, Richland IV, Richland V, Richland VI, Richland VII, Richland VIII, Springfield.

Sarpy County has Federal Census Schedules to assist in researching your family tree. Federal Population Schedules exist for 186018701880 (free index)1890 (fragment)19001910192019301940Mortality Schedules are available for 1860, 1870 and 1880 . Industry and Agriculture Schedules exist for 1860, 1870 and 1880 . The Union Veterans Schedules is available for 1890. There are free downloadable and printable census forms to help with your research.

Sarpy County Society and Family History Resources

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

Sarpy County Courthouse and Government Records

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

Sarpy County Links

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

Sarpy Co. NE Books, Newspapers & Publications

Sarpy Co. NE Birth, Marriage & Death Records

Sarpy Co. NE Court, Probate Land and Tax Records

Sarpy Co. NE Census Records

Sarpy Co. NE Cemeteries & Church Records

Sarpy Co. NE Family Websites, Pictures & Histories

Sarpy Co. NE General and History Websites

Sarpy Co. NE Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers

Sarpy Co. NE Military Records