• RED WILLOW COUNTY

    NEBRASKA

    LAND OWNERS

    FROM THE 1905 PLAT MAPS

    Extracted and compiled by Thomas E Corey

    for the Southwest Nebraska Genealogical Society

  • Copyright 2001 Thomas E Corey

    All Rights Reserved

     

    Red Willow County is comprised of 20 precincts. Arranged as 5 precincts across by 4 precincts down. Each precinct is composed of 36 sections. Six sections across by 6 sections down. Red Willow county has approximately 720 sections, or 460,800 acres. Starting with the top right precinct and working across to the west we have;

    1. North Valley bordered on the east by Furnas County, to the north by Frontier County. To the west by Alliance Precinct, and the south by East Valley Precinct. North Valley is described as Township 4 North, Range XXVI West of the 6th P. M.
    2. Alliance bordered on the east by North Valley Precinct, to the north by Frontier County. To the west by Fritsch Precinct, and the south by Indianola Precinct. Alliance is described as Township 4 North, Range XXVII West of the 6th P. M.
    3. Fritsch bordered on the east by Alliance Precinct, to the north by Frontier County. To the west by Box Elder Precinct and the south by Red Willow Precinct. Fritsch is described as Township 4 North, Range XXVIII West of the 6th P. M.
    4. Box Elder bordered on the east by Fritsch Precinct, to the north by Frontier County. To the west by Coleman Precinct, to the south by Willow Grove. Box Elder is described as Township 4 North, Range XXIX West of the 6th P. M.
    5. Coleman bordered on the east by Box Elder Precinct, to the north by Frontier County. To the west by Hitchcock County, to the south by Perry Precinct. Coleman is described as Township 4 North, Range XXX West of the 6th P. M.
    6. Perry bordered on the east by Willow Grove Precinct, to the north by Coleman Precinct. To the west by Hitchcock County, to the south by Driftwood Precinct. Perry is described as Township 3 North, Range XXX West of the 6th P. M.
    7. Willow Grove bordered on the east by Red Willow Precinct, to the north by Box Elder Precinct. To the west by Perry Precinct, to the south by Valley Grange Precinct. Willow Grove is described as Township 3 North, Range XXIX West of the 6th P. M.
    8. Red Willow bordered on the east by Indianola Precinct, to the north by Fritsch Precinct. To the west by Willow Grove Precinct, to the south by Bondville Precinct. Red Willow is described as Township 3 North, Range XXVIII of the 6th P. M.
    9. Indianola bordered on the east by East Valley Precinct, to the north by Alliance Precinct. To the west by Red Willow Precinct, to the south by Missouri Ridge Precinct. Indianola is described as Township 3 North, Range XXVII West of the 6th P. M.
    10. East Valley bordered on the east by Furnas County, to the north by North Valley Precinct. To the west by Indianola Precinct, to the south by Tyrone Precinct. East Valley is described as Township 3 North, Range XXVI West of the 6th P. M.
    11. Driftwood bordered on the east by Valley Grange Precinct, to the north by Perry Precinct. To the west by Hitchcock County, to the south by Grant Precinct. Driftwood is described as Township 2 North, Range XXX West of the 6th P. M.
    12. Valley Grange bordered on the east by Bondville Precinct, to the north by Willow Grove Precinct. To the west by Driftwood Precinct, to the south by Gerver Precinct. Valley Grange is described as Township 2 North, Range XXIX West of the 6th P. M.
    13. Bondville bordered on the east by Missouri Ridge Precinct, to the north by Red Willow Precinct. To the west by Valley Grange Precinct, to the south by Danbury Precinct. Bondville is described as Township 2 North, Range XXVIII West of the 6th P. M.
    14. Missouri Ridge bordered on the east by Tyrone Precinct, to the north by Indianola Precinct. To the west by Bondville Precinct, to the south by Beaver Precinct. Missouri Ridge is described as Township 2 North, Range XXVII West of the 6th P. M.
    15. Tyrone bordered on the east by Furnas County, to the north by East Valley Precinct. To the west by Missouri Ridge, to the south by Lebanon Precinct. Tyrone is described as Township 2 North, Range XXVI West of the 6th P. M.
    16. Lebanon bordered on the east by Furnas County, to the north by Tyrone Precinct. To the west by Beaver Precinct, to the south by the State of Kansas. Lebanon is described as Township 1 North, Range XXVI West of the 6th P. M.
    17. Beaver bordered on the east by Lebanon Precinct, to the north by Missouri Ridge Precinct. To the west by Danbury Precinct, to the south by the State of Kansas. Beaver is described as Township 1 North, Range XXVII West of the 6th P. M.
    18. Danbury bordered on the east by Beaver Precinct, to the north by Bondville Precinct. To the west by Gerver Precinct, to the south by the State of Kansas. Danbury is described as Township 1 North, Range XXVIII West of the 6th P. M.
    19. Gerver bordered on the east by Danbury Precinct, to the north by Valley Grange Precinct. To the west by Grant Precinct, to the south by the State of Kansas. Gerver is described as Township 1 North, Range XXIX West of the 6th P. M.
    20. Grant bordered on the east by Gerver Precinct, to the north by Driftwood Precinct. To the west by Hitchcock County, to the south by the State of Kansas. Grant Precinct is described as Township 1 North, Range XXX West of the 6th P. M.

    This information was extracted from the Standard Atlas of Red Willow County -1905- published by the Geo. A. Ogle & Co.

     

       

     

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