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OnLine Resources


 Johnson County Locales:

Johnson County Post Offices

Johnson County Churches

Johnson County Maps

Johnson County Newspapers - Some extracts available

 Johnson County Cemeteries:

Online Burial Records ~ Extracts of gravestones by C.L. Morrissey.

 Johnson County Marriages:

Online Marriage Records ~ by C. L. Morrissey

 People of Johnson County:

Johnson County Names

Johnson County Family Histories - Including Obituaries and Biographies (please share your family history, submit any obits printed 1922 or earlier)

Notes about Johnson County incidents & people from "Nebraska History & Record of Pioneer Days", early journals of NSHS.

 Johnson County Online Reading:

Lincoln State Journal ~ 5 June 1887
Read about: Elk Creek, Sterling, & Tecumseh
      Read the whole paper: "The Immigrant Issue"

Andreas' History of Johnson County

Name Index to Johnson Co.

   "Portrait and Biographical Album" of Johnson and Pawnee Counties, NE.
Pages 153-417 include Johnson county. Pages 425-626 include Pawnee county.

  "Nebraska State Gazetteer, Business Directory and Farmers List for 1890-91" J.M. Wolfe & Co., Publishers, 1890. 
      Business List - Farmers List

"Nebraska Pioneer Reminiscences" - collection issued by NE D.A.R. in 1916. See - Biography of Ford Lewis (early landowner in Johnson Co.), page 129.

Compendium of History Remininscence & Biography of NEBRASKA includes biographies for the following persons that were in Johnson county: R.H. "Bert" Harris, Joseph Zimmerer.

   Who's Who in Johnson County, Nebraska - Published in 1940.

   Here Half A Century - Persons who resided in Johnson county before the state was admitted.

   Nebraska State Genealogical Society - Link to society website and Johnson County excerpts from back issues of Ancestree.

 Johnson County Census:

1854 NE Territorial Census, District 1 includes part of Johnson Co. as extracted & appeared in the Nebraska and Midwest Genealogical Record

1856 NE Territorial Census: Johnson County is interpolated with Nemaha Co. from Nebraska & Midwest Genealogical Record.

 Johnson County Veterans:

Roster of Heckathorn Post No. 47, G.A.R

Civil War Veterans - Biographies of Johnson County Civil War Veterans

Draft Registration list - 5 June 1917

     Summary of Service Men in Johnson County during WW I from "Nebraska Military" WW I, Johnson County, NE at NSHS Library, Lincoln, NE. Collection Number RGD18.

 Johnson County Education:

Education in Johnson County - Teachers and Students in Johnson County


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