Research Links

Cemetery Research:
Otoe Co. NEGenWeb Cemeteries (Otoe County cemetery listings)
Find A Grave (Otoe County cemetery listings & photographs)
Nebraska Gravestones (Nebraska Gravestone Photo Project)
Nebraska Civil War Veteran Burials (GAR Museum)
Sons of Union Civil War Veterans Grave Registry (SUVCW)
Dept. of Veteran Affairs Gravesite Locator (VA burial sites)
Allplaces (Search for cemeteries with maps)
Otoe County Cemetery Maps (USGS)
Nebraska Funeral Homes Directory (Current funeral home listing)
Nebraska Funeral Homes of the Past (Former funeral home listing)
Family Search - Databases - FREE Search
General Search Page - Family Search
Nebraska, Marriages 1855 - 1995
US 1840 Census
US 1850 Census
US 1860 Census
US 1870 Census
US 1880 Census
Nebraska 1885 Census
US 1890 Census - Fragments only - Destroyed in FIRE
US 1900 Census
US 1910 Census
US 1920 Census
US 1930 Census
US 1940 Census
Immigration Research:
Castle Garden (New York City passenger arrivals: 1830-1892)
Ellis Island(New York City passenger arrivals: 1892-1954)
Immigration Records (U.S. Citizenship & Immigration Services)
Immigrant Ships Transcrbers Guild (Ship passenger lists)
National Archives - Passenger Lists (Locate passenger lists)
Land Research:
Otoe County Assessor (Current Otoe County land records)
GLO Land Plat Search (Nebraska Surveyor's Office)
General Land Office Records (Bureau of Land Management)
1860-1954 Tract Book Index Search (NSHS)
Libraries & Genealogical Resources:
Otoe Co. NEGenWeb (Otoe County genealogy resources)
Morton-James Library (Otoe County genealogical holdings)
Syracuse Public Library (Otoe County genealogical holdings)
Talmage Public Library (Otoe County genealogical holdings)
Omaha Public Libraries (Genealogy Department)
Nebraska Public Libraries (Nebraska Library Commission)
Nebraska State Depository Libraries (Nebraska Library Commission)
Nebraska University & College Libraries (
Message Boards:
Otoe County Message Board (
Otoe County Message Board (
Military Research:
Revolutionary War Pensions (Fold3)
Civil War Soldiers & Sailors System (National Park Service)
Nebraska Civil War Veteran Burials (GAR Museum)
Nebraska Civil War Veterans Database (NSHS)
Sons of Union Civil War Veterans Grave Registry (SUVCW)
Union Service Records & Pension Index (Fold3)
Confederate Service Records (Fold3)
Confederate Amnesty Papers (Fold3)
Confederate Citizen File (Fold3)
Sons of Confederate Veterans Grave Registry (SCV)
Nebraska WWI Draft Registration Cards: 1917-1918 (NSHS)
In the World War 1917-1918-1919 (RootsWeb)
Otoe County WWI Draft List (USGenWeb)
National Archives - Military Records (Order records onlne)
NARA: Request Next of Kin (NOK) Military Personnel Records
NARA: Request Military Personnel Records (SF-180)
Nebraska State Historical Society Databases:
Nebraska State Historical Society (NSHS database listing)
NSHS Library Search (Search NSHS archives for manuscripts)
Nebraska Church Records Database (Church records directory)
Nebraska Newspaper Database (State newspaper directory)
Nebraska Prisoner Records: 1870-1990 (Searchable database)
Nebraska County Atlas Search (Searchable database)
1890/1911 Nebraska State Gazetteer (Searchable database)
Chronicling America (Historical Newspapers-Library of Congress)
Genealogy Bank (Nebraska Obituaries)
Genealogy Bank (United States Obituaries)
Nebraska Obituaries (Nebraska Obituary Archive)
Nebraska Press Association (Newspaper Contact Information)
O'Bits of Nebraska
Obituaries Help (Nebraska Newspapers)
Obituaries Help (United States Newspapers)
Obits Archive (Nebraska Newspapers)
Beatrice Daily Sun Obituaries
Lincoln Journal Star Obituaries
Nebraska City News-Press Obituaries
Omaha World-Herald Obituaries
Syracuse Journal Democrat
Voice News of Southeast Nebraska Obits
WOWT - Obituaries (Channel 6 Omaha) 
Fusselman-Allen-Harvey Funeral Home - Syracuse area obits 
Marshall Funeral Chapels - Nebraska City Area Obits 
Gude Funeral Home - Nebraska City Area Obituaries
Otoe County History:
Andrea's History of the State of Nebraska (Otoe County)
Portrait & Biographical Album of Otoe & Cass Counties (1889)
Otoe County Townships & their Histories (University of Nebraska)
Wildwood Historic Center (Nebraska City)
Otoe County Historical & Vital Records:
Otoe County Clerk (Otoe County marriage records)
Nebraska County Courthouses (Nebraska courthouses listing)
Nebraska HHS (Order birth, death, mariage & divorce records)
Nebraska Clerks Information (By city & township)
Nebraska Administrators Information (By city & township)
Surname Research:
RootsWeb(Surname research database)
Family Search (LDS research database)
U.S. Historical & Vital Records Databases:
Historical Records Collection Index (FamilySearch)
Alabama Historical Records (Alabama State Archives)
Alaska Historical Records (Alaska State Archives)
Arizona Birth & Death Records (Arizona DHHS)
Arkansas Historical Records (Arkansas History Commission)
California Digital Newspaper Collection (UC Riverside)
California Historical Records (Online Archive of California)
Colorado Historic Newspaper Collection (1859-1923)
Colorado Vital Records (Colorado State Archives)
Connecticut Historical Records (Connecticut State Library)
Delaware Historical Records (Delaware Public Archives)
Florida Memory Project (Florida State Library & Archives)
Georgia Digital Records (Digital Library of Georgia)
Georgia Historical Records (Georgia Archives)
Hawaii Historical Records (Hawaii State Archives)
Idaho Historical Records (BYU-Idaho)
Illinois Vital Records (Illinois State Archives)
Indiana Historical Records (Indiana State Digital Archives)
Indiana Vital Records (Indiana State Library)
Kansas Historical Records (Kansas State Historical Society)
Kentucky Historical Records (Kentucky Historical Society)
Louisiana Biography & Obituary Index (New Orleans Public Library)
Louisiana Historical Records (Louisiana State Archives)
Maine Memory Project (Maine Historical Society)
Maine Vital Records (Maine State Archives)
Maryland Historical Records (Maryland State Archives)
Western Maryland Historical Records (Western Maryland Historical Library)
Massachusetts Vital Records (Massachusetts Archives)
Michigan Vital Records (Michigan Archives)
Minnesota Vital Records (Minnesota Historical Society)
Mississippi Vital Records (Mississippi Department of Archives)
Missouri Digital Heritage (Missouri State Archives)
Missouri Vital Records (Missouri State Archives)
Montana Historical Records (Montana Historical Society)
Nebraska Historical Records (Nebraska State Historical Society)
Nevada Census Database (1860-1920)
New Hampshire Historical Records (New Hampshire State Archives)
New Jersey Historical Records (New Jersey State Library)
New York Historical Records (New York State Archives)
New York Military Records (New York State Military Museum)
North Carolina Historical Records (North Carolina State Archives)
North Dakota Death Records (North Dakota Department of Health)
North Dakota Historical Records (North Dakota State University)
Ohio Death Certificates (Ohio Historical Society)
Ohio Memory (Ohio Historical Society)
Oklahoma Historical Records (Oklahoma Historical Society)
Oregon Historical Records (Oregon State Archives)
Pennsylvania Historical Records (Historical Society of Pennsylvania)
Pennsylvania Military Records (Pennsylvania State Archives)
Rhode Island Historical Records (Rhode Island Historical Society)
South Carolina Historical Records (South Caroilna State Archives)
South Dakota Birth Records (South Dakota DHHS)
South Dakota Historical Records (South Dakota State Historical Society)
Tennessee Historical Records (Tennessee State Library and Archives)
Tennessee Virtual Archive (Tennessee State Library and Archives)
Texas Historical Records (Texas State Library and Archives Commission)
Utah Cemetery & Burial Database (Utah State History)
Utah Death Certificate Index (Utah Archives)
Utah Digital Newspapers (University of Utah)
Vermont Historical Records (Vermont Historical Society)
Virginia Genealogy ('My Virginia Genealogy')
Virginia Historical Records (Virginia Historical Society)
Virginia Memory (Library of Virginia)
Washington State Historical & Vital Records (Washington State Archives)
Washington State Historical Newspapers (Washington Secretary of State)
West Virginia Historical Records (West Virginia Division of Culture and History)
Western States Marriage Records (BYU)
Wisconsin Vital Records (Wisconsin Historical Society)

Wyoming Newspaper Project (Wyoming State Library)