Welcome to the Washington County Nebraska Genealogical Society website!

This site is maintained by members of the Washington County Genealogical Society. Here you will find a growing collection of up-to-date resources to assist in Washington County genealogy research.

The purpose of the Washington County Genealogical Society is to promote research and give guidance to those who are tracing their family lines through the searching of records, people and places. The society continues to foster an interest in all peoples who contributed in any way to the establishment and perpetuation for the county of Washington in the state of Nebraska.

If lookup assistance is needed, please use the Contact Us link located to the left. Keep in mind some requests incur expenses for research material. All queries and information obtained may be posted online for future reference.

The online auction site eBay sometimes has Washington County genealogy items for sale, click here to view any items for sale.
News & Events
  • GOOD NEWS EVERYONE!!!! The burial search for Washington County cemeteries is back online. While a few tweaks may be needed, all information have been migrated successfully! You can reach the main search page for the Burials by using the link on the left side menu. Thank you for your patience.

  • The Washington County Genealogical Society will meet at 7PM on July 1st in the Blair Public Library Charlotte Endorff will feature a program on the North Platte Canteen. Charlotte has interviewed people who worked at the Canteen or stopped by during the war years. This program was provided through Humanities Nebraska.

  • We now have the marriage index online. It spans from 1856 through the end of 2009.