Discovery Your Family History

Nebraska Family History & Genealogy Centers

Tracking your own roots in Nebraska is significantly easier than what you think, thanks to the information offered at Nebraska family history centers all over the state. Searching for family history is a very exciting research. These particular offshoots of the Family History Library in Salt Lake City provide you with a great deal of resources whenever you need it to uncover your family roots & construct your family tree. The premises are typically operated by the Nebraska LDS Family Search, however the research materials inside can be obtained to all Nebraska citizens at absolutely no cost. From a comprehensive range of printed documents & microfilms to the most current in technology, the family history center in town can furnish you with all you need to uncover your past.

Alliance Nebraska Family History Center
1327 Hammond Ln
Alliance, Nebraska 69301
(308) 762-1308
Notes: during inclement weather please call first

Chadron Nebraska Family History Center
936 W 10th
Chadron, Nebraska 69337
No set schedule at this time

Grand Island Family History Center
212 W 22nd St
Grand Island, Nebraska 68801
(308) 381-2614
Notes: Winter hours are shortened and call ahead on bad weather days to make sure they are open

Hastings Family History Center
1725 Crane Ave
Hastings, Nebraska 68901
(402) 463-3402

Lincoln Family History Center
3000 Old Cheney Rd
Lincoln, Nebraska 68516
(402) 423-8201

Omaha Family History Center
11027 Martha St
Omaha, Nebraska 68144
(402) 393-7641

Papillion Family History Center
12009 S 84th St
Papillion, Nebraska 68046
(402) 339-0461
Notes: 3/4 mile South of Highway 370 in LDS Church

Scottsbluff Ward FHC
501 Winter Creek Dr
Scottsbluff, Nebraska 69361
(308) 635-7012

Nebraska Genealogy Resources

The assurance of land produced countless early pioneers to Nebraska. The Homestead Act of 1862 supplied families 160 acres in exchange for staying on the land for five years. Make certain to check with land records to find out more regarding your family. Plat maps can also be accessible that may help you in recreating your ancestor’s local community.

Nebraska Health and Human Services System, Vital Records
301 Centennial Mall South
P.O. Box 95065
Lincoln, NE 68509

Nebraska State Historical Society
P.O. Box 82554
1500 R Street
Lincoln, NE 68501

Nebraska State Genealogical Society
P.O. Box 5608
Lincoln, NE 68505-0608

Beatrice Public Library
100 North 16th St.
Beatrice, NE 68310
(402) 223-3584

United Methodist Archives
5000 Saint Paul Avenue
Lincoln, NE 68504-2794

University of Nebraska-Lincoln Special Collections
P.O. Box 884100
Lincoln, NE 68588-4100

Nebraska Genealogy Websites


Nebraska USGenWeb

Cyndi’s List-Nebraska

FamilySearch Wiki-Nebraska