Questions tagged [nebraska]

For questions about ancestors and records in the US state of Nebraska, including questions pertaining to the period before the state's admission to the US (1867) when it was French, later Spanish, and then American territory.

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Understanding name on German headstone

I can use an online translator to understand the first half: Bertha M, wife of John Shrader, died May 17, 1885. Age 34 years, 6 months, 28 days. This matches my other records for this person, maiden ...
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Finding Specific Railroad Segments in the United Started named after employees?

I have found at least two references in notes passed down to my be others that indicated they might have Railroad spur / section was named after them. Searching and Google Books while ...
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