Searching for your ancestors in Nebraska? GenealogyBank has 38 Nebraska newspapers online in its newspaper archives, to help you research your family history in the “Cornhusker State.”
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Use these two links to search for your ancestors in all of our Nebraska newspaper archives, or click on an individual title in the below table to use that newspaper’s individual search form:
Search Nebraska Newspaper Archives (1868 – 1983)
Search Nebraska Recent Obituaries (1996 – Current)
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GenealogyBank has Nebraska covered with 35 online newspapers. That’s a lot of local and city papers for your ancestry research in the “Cornhusker State.”
Here is the complete list of NE newspapers currently available in our archives. Easily search newspapers online from Lincoln, Nebraska City, Omaha, and more popular Nebraska cities to discover your family history.
Collage of Nebraska newspapers available in GenealogyBank’s online newspaper archives
Dig in and start searching our Nebraska newspaper archives now and trace back your genealogy:
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Every day, GenealogyBank is working hard to digitize more newspapers and obituaries, expanding our online collection to give you the largest newspaper archives for family history research available anywhere.
Here are some details about our most recent additions to our website (we actually added new content to thousands of titles, but the following is a representative sample):
A total of 85 titles from 29 states plus the District of Columbia Titles marked with an asterisk (*) are obituaries only and are new to our archive Those marked with a plus sign (+) are historical newspapers new to our archive We’ve shown the date ranges so that you can determine if the new content is relevant to your personal research
If a recent addition to our online archive interests you, simply click on that newspaper’s title: it is an active link leading to that paper’s search form.
State Abbr Title City Start Date End Date AL Mobile Register Mobile 1862 1870 AR Arkansas Gazette Little Rock 1823 1900 CA Free Angela San Francisco 1971 1971 CA San Diego Union San Diego 1937 1983 CT Connecticut Courant Hartford 1843 1843 CT Litchfield Republican Litchfield 1851 1851 CT American Mercury Hartford 1831 1831 CT Norwich Aurora Norwich 1858 1872 CT Columbian Register New Haven 1836 1875 CT Times Hartford 1834 1840 DC United States Telegraph Washington 1827 1829 FL Hometown News* Fort Pierce 2006 Current GA Daily Constitutionalist Augusta 1862 1862 GA Marietta Journal Marietta 1987 1989 IA Globe Gazette* Mason City 2012 Current IA Mitchell County Press-News* Osage 2005 Current IA Forest City Summit* Forest City 2003 Current IL Common Bond East Moline 1974 1978 IL Crusader Rockford 1952 1971 IL Illinois State Register Springfield 1844 1844 KS Wichita Times Wichita 1975 1975 KY Frankfort Argus* Frankfort 1822 1834 KY Palladium Frankfort 1807 1807 LA Times-Picayune New Orleans 1852 1907 LA Courrier de la Louisiane New Orleans 1821 1822 MA Weekly Messenger Boston 1829 1829 MA Hampshire Gazette Northampton 1840 1840 MA Massachusetts Spy Worcester 1866 1875 MA Salem Register Salem 1850 1871 MA Boston Courier Boston 1845 1855 MD Advocate of Hampstead and Manchester, The* Hampstead, Manchester 2011 Current MD Baltimore American Baltimore 1904 1904 MD Political Intelligencer Fredericktown 1819 1819 ME Portland Advertiser Portland 1829 1833 MN Broad Axe St. Paul 1891 1891 NC Durham News, The* Durham 2011 Current NC Southwest Wake News* Apex, Holly Springs 2011 Current NC Garner-Cleveland Record* Garner, Cleveland 2011 Current NC Midtown Raleigh News* Raleigh 2011 Current NC Charlotte Observer Charlotte 1901 1901 NC North Raleigh News* Raleigh 2006 Current NC Clayton News-Star, The* Clayton 2011 Current NE Omaha World Herald Omaha 1980 1980 NE Plattsmouth Journal, The* Plattsmouth 2007 Current NH Portsmouth Journal of Literature and Politics Portsmouth 1869 1872 NH Dartmouth Gazette Hanover 1801 1804 NJ Genius of Liberty Morristown 1798 1808 NV Elko Daily Free Press* Elko 2003 Current NY Gold Coast Gazette* Glen Cove 2010 Current NY Cabinet Schenectady 1813 1814 NY Commercial Advertiser New York 1836 1836 NY Waterford Gazette Waterford 1802 1802 NY New York Herald New York 1875 1876 NY Plattsburgh Republican Plattsburgh 1845 1850 NY New-York Morning Post New York 1787 1788 NY Ontario Messenger Canandaigua 1812 1812 NY Geneva Gazette Geneva 1815 1815 NY Spectator New York 1819 1819 NY Albany Argus Albany 1830 1872 PA State Journal Harrisburg 1884 1884 PA Public Ledger Philadelphia 1867 1867 PA National Gazette Philadelphia 1832 1841 PA Valley Advantage, The* Olyphant 2006 Current PA Pennsylvania Journal* Philadelphia 1749 1791 PA Harrisburg Republican Harrisburg 1817 1817 PA Patriot Harrisburg 1890 1916 PA Washington Reporter Washington 1853 1872 RI Providence Evening Press Providence 1862 1871 SC Charleston Courier Charleston 1822 1870 SC Charleston News and Courier Charleston 1822 1870 SC Southern Chronicle Camden 1824 1824 SD Collegian, The* Brookings 2002 Current TX Rancher, The* Sugar Land 2011 Current TX Dallas Morning News Dallas 1984 1984 VA Virginia Patriot Richmond 1814 1814 VA Richmond Whig Richmond 1835 1870 VA Richmond Examiner Richmond 1862 1863 VA Richmond Times Dispatch Richmond 1930 1930 VA Alexandria Gazette Alexandria 1870 1873 VT Vermont Republican Windsor 1822 1822 VT North Star Danville 1831 1862 VT Vermont Phoenix Brattleboro 1834 1866 VT Vermont Journal Windsor 1821 1823 VT Vermont Centinel Burlington 1825 1825 VT Brattleboro Messenger Brattleboro 1825 1833
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