Libraries & Genealogy Resources

Fairmont Public Library
600 F Street, PO BOX 428, Fairmont, NE

402-268-6081 Email: wmarget@galaxycable.net
Hours of Operation: Monday 8:00-noon, to 12:00, 1:00-5:30 p.m. 6:30-9 pm
Wednesday 6;30-9 pm.
Friday 1:00-5:30 p.m.
Saturday 8:00-noon


Newspapers on Microfilm
  • Fairmont Bulletin 11-30-1976 edition
  • Fairmont Tribune 1897-1899
  • Fillmore Chronicle 1899-1957
  • Fillmore Weekly Chronicle 10-1-1896 thru 3-3-1898
  • Nebraska Signal 1884-1885
  • Nebraska Signal 5-13-1934 thru 12-30-1998
Fillmore County Census on Microfilm
  • 1860, 1870, 1880, 1900, 1910, 1920, 1930
Fairmont Public & Catholic Cemetery Records


Geneva Public Library
1043 G ST, Geneva, NE
402-759-3416

www.genevane.org/379/Library
Hours of Operation:   Monday-Wednesday-Friday   10:00 am-6:00 pm
                                        Tuesday-Thursday                    12:00 pm-8:00 pm
                                        Saturday                                     10:00 am-2:00 pm

Geneva Public Library houses several shelves of historical documents to aid genealogical research.


The Genealogical Society of Fillmore County meets at the library on the first
Monday of each month at 2 PM.


Exeter Library ~ 202 S Exeter Avenue, 402-266-3031
Hours of Operation: Monday-Wednesday-Friday 8 a.m.- 12 p.m. and 1 p.m. - 5 p.m.; Saturday 9 a.m.- noon
Closed: Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday

Exeter Library has "Books, magazines, movies, audiobooks, computer use, AWE Early Learning Station, 
Cricnt Machine, puzzles and a copier


Milligan Library ~ 507 Main Street; 402-629-4302
Hours of Operation: Monday through Friday-3:30 to 5:30
Saturday- 9:30 am to 11:30 am.
"Story Time",  after school, in the summer at 1:30 pm.
Senior citizens can meet at the library after lunch meetings for games & programs the third Thursday of the month


Virgil Biegert Public Library
~ Shickley ~ 214 N Market, 402-627-3365
Hours of Operation: Monday 9:30-11:30 and 1:30-5:30
Wednesday: 2:30-6:30
Friday: 9:30-11:30 and 1:30-5:30
Saturday: 9:30-11:30
Closed: Tuesday and Thursday and Sunday
email- shickleylibrary@windstream.net