for information will be answered by the Hooker County
Genealogical Society, PO Box 280, Mullen NE 69152-0280. Please
send SASE and initial research fee of $4. A list of available
documents and estimate of costs will be sent to you. A charge of
$4/hr is made for lengthy searches and $1/page of photocopy you
wish to purchase. Some booklets of Hooker County records are available for purchase. Membership in the
Hooker County Genealogical Society is $3/yr and entitles you to
quarterly newsletters, published queries, and your surnames
listed in the newsletter.
Research files in Hooker County Genealogical Society Holdings
include the following:
Alphabetical Surnames Index Card Files contain listing of
records available for research
Alphabetical Surnames Vertical Folders contain clippings
from donated newspapers including birth and marriage
announcements, obituaries and funeral cards, and other
articles about individuals and families
Ancestors Charts of Hooker County Genealogical Society
List of States and Counties being searched by members of
Hooker County Genealogiical Society
Send orders to Hooker County Genealogical Society, PO Box
280, Mullen NE 69152. Include $2 for postage and handling.
List of Surnames, $3
Patents, Hooker Co, NE - Book One (36 pp.), $3.50; Book Two, $2; Book
List includes page, name, number and type, date and time.
and Brands, Hooker Co, NE, $5
1890-1970, Hooker Co, NE - Book 1, $7; Book 2, $10 Book 1 was prepared by the Hooker County Genealogical Society in
1988. Marriage licenses numbered 1-333 issued from December 1889 to August
1923 were transcribed as they appeared in the County records. Information
includes marriage date, names, ages, birthplaces, residence, names of
parents, officiant, and witnesses. Book 2 contains marriage licenses numbered 334-818 issued from
October 1923 to December 1970. Starting in 1968 additional information
includes whether living outside or inside city limits, education,
occupation, marital status and number of marriages, birthplace of parents.
Records, Hooker Co, NE (9 pp.), $2
DECLARATION OF INTENT & PETITION FOR NATURALIZATION FROM HOOKER COUNTY
Prepared in 1981 by the Hooker County Genealogical Society. Index of Names
and emigration information.
Census 1889-1900, Hooker Co, NE, $2.50
Attendance Registers 1900-1919, Hooker Co, NE (42 pp.), $4.50
List includes name, age, sex, grade, term beginning and end dates,
Hooker County Federal Census List, $2.50
Hooker County Federal Census List, $5
Cemetery Record 1904–2000, $10 Book lists all marked
or known graves alphabetized by surnames. Birth dates, death dates, lot
location, parents and spouses are also given. A brief history, description of
the lot numbering system, and a diagram of the cemetery layout is included.
Valley Cemetery Record, 75 cents
Cemetery Record, $1
Cemetery Record, 50 cents
Cemetery Record, 60 cents
History of Hooker County 1889-2004
is available from Hooker Co. Historical
Society, $60 + $5 S&H if mailed The Hooker County Historical Society
compiled this book to preserve the history of Hooker
County, South Cherry County and the surrounding area.
There are pictures and stories describing the Sandhills
communication and transportation, towns Hecla and Mullen,
businesses, schools, churches, organizations, health and
community services, recreation, armed forces, weather and
natural disasters, cemeteries, and items of notoriety.
Biographical sketches of families who have resided in
Hooker County are in alphabetical order by surname, many
including photographs. Poetry and artwork by local
residents enhance the section title pages. Surname
indexes are included.