Blaine County, Nebraska Genealogy Guide

Blaine County, Nebraska (Map It) was created on March 05, 1885 from Unorganized land. The county was named in honor of James G. Blaine (1843-1923), U.S. Representative, Speaker of the United States House of Representatives, U.S. Senator from Maine, two-time United States Secretary of State, and Republican candidate in the 1884 presidential election. Learn More About State of Nebraska History

Blaine County is bordered by Loup County  (east), Custer County  (south), Logan County  (southwest), Thomas County  (west), Cherry County  (northwest), Brown County  (north).

Blaine County Cities and Towns include Brewster, Dunning, Halsey .

A Map of Blaine County, Nebraska contains detailed information about roads and boundaries, these maps may include rural communities, churches, and cemeteries.

Blaine County, Nebraska Courthouse Records

Blaine County, Nebraska Courthouse
Blaine County, NE Courthouse

The Blaine County Courthouse is located in Brewster, Nebraska. Learn More About State of Nebraska Court, Tax, Land and Probate Records.

Please contact the each clerk's department to confirm mailing address, hours, fees and other information before visiting or requesting information because contact information sometimes changes.  The Clerk's Office DOES NOT DO RESEARCH.  The documents are available to interested parties, barring confidential issues.  Most staff will assist people in finding the materials, but it is up to the individual to do the research.

The following dates indicates what vital, land, probate, and court records are in Blaine county. The date listed for each category of record is usually the earliest registration filed. The earliest date does not indicate that there are numerous records for that year and does not mean that all such events were actually registered.

  • Blaine County Clerk has Marriage Records from 1883. The County Clerk is responsible for Marriage Licenses and can also be expected to hold delayed birth registrations. Other records of interest to the researcher include military discharges, voter registrations, estray notices, marks and brands, physician’s registers, farm and ranch names, and school registers.
  • Blaine County Register of Deeds has Land Records from 1886. The County Register of Deeds is responsible for maintaining and securing the land records of the county. The duties include preserving of old land records and maintaining records that have been recorded which include, warranty deeds, mortgages, deeds of trust, plats and any other documents that affect a specific piece of land in the county.
  • Blaine Clerk of Courts has Probate Records from 1886 and Court Records from 1886. The Clerk of Courts duties include misdemeanor cases, including preliminary hearing in felony cases, civil cases involving less than $45,000, small claims involving less than 1886,400, probate, guardianship, conservatorship, adoption, and eminent domain and function as juvenile courts.

Blaine County, Nebraska Census Records

Blaine County, Nebraska Vital Records

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