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Nearest Communities to Rokeby, By-County ...

The purpose of this page is to identify those communities that are closest to Rokeby, on a County-by-County basis. To explain further, let's use the example from the Genealogy Helper Page for Rokeby:

We have great-grandparents who lived in a small community in the southwest corner of their home county. During their lives, most hospitals were in the next county to the west. Almost all of the nearby churches and cemeteries were in the county to the south.

When doing our research, we make it a practice to expand our search by looking in neighboring counties in addition to the county in which they lived:  their home county contained property and probate records; the county to the west contained birth and death records; the county to the south contained their burial records. If we hadn't checked the neighboring counties, we would have missed many valuable sources of information.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<1>

If you're researching your genealogy, we hope that the following following information helps.



Rokeby is located in Lancaster County.

The following 8 counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Lancaster County: Butler, Cass, Gage, Johnson, Otoe, Saline, Saunders & Seward.

Our Gazetteer shows that there are 157 communities within 40 miles [64.4 km] of Rokeby. Of these communities, 112 are located in counties other than Lancaster County.

We usually exclude communities when we still need to verify their location,<2> but for the purpose of this page, we have included the unverified ('unver') and historic ('hist') communities.

After starting with the home county for Rokeby (which is Lancaster County), we list the counties in alphabetical order and for each of those counties, the closest communities are listed in order of their distance from Rokeby. For the following list, only those counties that contain communities within 40 miles [64.4 km] are displayed.

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Butler CountyJefferson CountySaline County
Cass CountyJohnson CountySarpy County
Fillmore CountyOtoe CountySaunders County
Gage CountyPawnee CountySeward County


Lancaster County     (The county where Rokeby resides)
 
County Website: www.lancaster.ne.gov/
County Seat for Lancaster:   Lincoln
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Nebraska       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lancaster County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Jamaica (Unver)     [Map]     E   2 miles [3.2 km]
Saltillo (Unver)     [Map]     E   2 miles [3.2 km]
Yankee Hill (Hist)     [Map]     N   3 miles [4.8 km]
Centerville (Unver)     [Map]     S   4 miles [6.4 km]
Martell     [Map]     S   5 miles [8 km]
Sprague     [Map]     S   5 miles [8 km]
Hanlon (Unver)     [Map]     SE   5 miles [8 km]
Roca     [Map]     SE   5 miles [8 km]
Pine Lake     [Map]     E   6 miles [9.7 km]
College View     [Map]     NE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Denton     [Map]     W   6 miles [9.7 km]
Cheney (Unver)     [Map]     E   7 miles [11.3 km]
Cushman (Unver)     [Map]     N   7 miles [11.3 km]
Lincoln     [Map]     N   7 miles [11.3 km]
Countryside Estates (Unver)     [Map]     N   8 miles [12.9 km]
Gaslight Village     [Map]     N   8 miles [12.9 km]
West Lincoln (Unver)     [Map]     N   8 miles [12.9 km]
Woodlawn Estates (Unver)     [Map]     N   8 miles [12.9 km]
Emerald     [Map]     NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Hickman     [Map]     SE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Belmont     [Map]     N   9 miles [14.5 km]
Bethany (Unver)     [Map]     NE   9 miles [14.5 km]
University Place (Unver)     [Map]     NE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Princeton (Unver)     [Map]     S   9 miles [14.5 km]
Berks     [Map]     W   9 miles [14.5 km]
Huskerville (Unver)     [Map]     N   10 miles [16.1 km]
Mark IV Estates (Unver)     [Map]     N   10 miles [16.1 km]
Walton     [Map]     NE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Woodlawn (Unver)     [Map]     N   11 miles [17.7 km]
Havelock     [Map]     NE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Holland     [Map]     SE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Kramer     [Map]     SW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Bennet     [Map]     E   12 miles [19.3 km]
Hallam     [Map]     S   12 miles [19.3 km]
Arbor (Unver)     [Map]     N   13 miles [20.9 km]
Marian Center (Unver)     [Map]     NE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Firth     [Map]     SE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Panama     [Map]     SE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Prairie Home (Unver)     [Map]     NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Malcolm     [Map]     NW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Pella (Hist)     [Map]     SE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Raymond     [Map]     N   17 miles [27.4 km]
Waverly     [Map]     NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Davey     [Map]     N   19 miles [30.6 km]
Agnew     [Map]     N   21 miles [33.8 km]
 
 

Butler County
 
County Website: www.co.butler.ne.us/
County Seat for Butler:   David City
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Nebraska       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Butler County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Dwight     [Map]     NW   29 miles [46.7 km]
Loma (Unver)     [Map]     N   30 miles [48.3 km]
Ulysses     [Map]     NW   34 miles [54.7 km]
Brainard     [Map]     NW   35 miles [56.3 km]
Garrison     [Map]     NW   39 miles [62.8 km]
Surprise     [Map]     NW   40 miles [64.4 km]
 
 

Cass County
 
County Website: www.cassne.org/
County Seat for Cass:   Plattsmouth
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Nebraska       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cass County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Eagle     [Map]     NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Alvo     [Map]     NE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Greenwood     [Map]     NE   23 miles [37 km]
Elmwood     [Map]     E   24 miles [38.6 km]
Wabash     [Map]     NE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Murdock     [Map]     NE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Avoca     [Map]     E   32 miles [51.5 km]
South Bend     [Map]     NE   32 miles [51.5 km]
Weeping Water     [Map]     E   33 miles [53.1 km]
Manley     [Map]     NE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Louisville     [Map]     NE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Nehawka     [Map]     E   39 miles [62.8 km]
Cedar Creek     [Map]     NE   40 miles [64.4 km]
 
 

Fillmore County
 
County Website: www.fillmorecounty.org/
County Seat for Fillmore:   Geneva
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Nebraska       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Fillmore County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Milligan     [Map]     SW   37 miles [59.5 km]
Exeter     [Map]     W   37 miles [59.5 km]
Townhall (Unver)     [Map]     W   37 miles [59.5 km]
 
 

Gage County
 
County Website: www.co.gage.ne.us/
County Seat for Gage:   Beatrice
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Nebraska       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Gage County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Cortland     [Map]     S   14 miles [22.5 km]
Clatonia     [Map]     S   17 miles [27.4 km]
Adams     [Map]     SE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Pickrell     [Map]     S   23 miles [37 km]
Hoag (Unver)     [Map]     S   27 miles [43.5 km]
Glenover (Unver)     [Map]     S   29 miles [46.7 km]
Beatrice     [Map]     S   30 miles [48.3 km]
Filley     [Map]     S   31 miles [49.9 km]
Rockford     [Map]     S   32 miles [51.5 km]
Ellis (Unver)     [Map]     S   34 miles [54.7 km]
Virginia     [Map]     S   34 miles [54.7 km]
Holmesville     [Map]     S   35 miles [56.3 km]
Blue Springs     [Map]     S   39 miles [62.8 km]
Wymore     [Map]     S   40 miles [64.4 km]
 
 

Jefferson County
 
County Website: www.co.jefferson.ne.us/
County Seat for Jefferson:   Fairbury
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Nebraska       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jefferson County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Plymouth     [Map]     SW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Harbine     [Map]     S   38 miles [61.2 km]
Bower (Hist)     [Map]     SW   38 miles [61.2 km]
Daykin     [Map]     SW   39 miles [62.8 km]
Jansen     [Map]     SW   40 miles [64.4 km]
 
 

Johnson County
 
County Website: www.co.johnson.ne.us/
County Seat for Johnson:   Tecumseh
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Nebraska       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Johnson County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Sterling     [Map]     SE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Helena (Hist)     [Map]     SE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Crab Orchard     [Map]     SE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Saint Mary (Unver)     [Map]     SE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Vesta     [Map]     SE   32 miles [51.5 km]
Cook     [Map]     SE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Tecumseh     [Map]     SE   37 miles [59.5 km]
Graf (Hist)     [Map]     SE   39 miles [62.8 km]
 
 

Otoe County
 
County Website: www.co.otoe.ne.us/
County Seat for Otoe:   Nebraska City
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Nebraska       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Otoe County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Palmyra     [Map]     E   18 miles [29 km]
Douglas     [Map]     SE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Unadilla     [Map]     E   24 miles [38.6 km]
Burr     [Map]     SE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Syracuse     [Map]     E   29 miles [46.7 km]
Otoe     [Map]     E   32 miles [51.5 km]
Tangeman (Unver)     [Map]     E   35 miles [56.3 km]
Dunbar     [Map]     E   37 miles [59.5 km]
Cio (Hist)     [Map]     E   38 miles [61.2 km]
Lorton     [Map]     E   38 miles [61.2 km]
Talmage     [Map]     E   39 miles [62.8 km]
 
 

Pawnee County
 
County Website: www.co.pawnee.ne.us/
County Seat for Pawnee:   Pawnee City
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Nebraska       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pawnee County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Lewiston     [Map]     SE   36 miles [57.9 km]
Tate (Hist)     [Map]     SE   37 miles [59.5 km]
Mayberry (Unver)     [Map]     SE   40 miles [64.4 km]
 
 

Saline County
 
County Website: www.co.saline.ne.us/
County Seat for Saline:   Wilber
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Nebraska       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Saline County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Crete     [Map]     SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Shestak (Unver)     [Map]     SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Wilber     [Map]     SW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Pleasant Hill (Unver)     [Map]     SW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Dorchester     [Map]     W   20 miles [32.2 km]
De Witt     [Map]     SW   23 miles [37 km]
Swanton     [Map]     SW   29 miles [46.7 km]
Friend     [Map]     W   29 miles [46.7 km]
Western     [Map]     SW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Tobias     [Map]     SW   37 miles [59.5 km]
 
 

Sarpy County
 
County Website: www.sarpy.com/
County Seat for Sarpy:   Papillion
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Nebraska       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Sarpy County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Beacon View (Unver)     [Map]     NE   32 miles [51.5 km]
Linoma Beach     [Map]     NE   32 miles [51.5 km]
Melia (Unver)     [Map]     NE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Meadow (Unver)     [Map]     NE   36 miles [57.9 km]
Plattford (Hist)     [Map]     NE   36 miles [57.9 km]
Gretna     [Map]     NE   39 miles [62.8 km]
Springfield     [Map]     NE   40 miles [64.4 km]
 
 

Saunders County
 
County Website: www.co.saunders.ne.us/
County Seat for Saunders:   Wahoo
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Nebraska       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Saunders County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Ceresco     [Map]     N   24 miles [38.6 km]
Valparaiso     [Map]     N   25 miles [40.2 km]
Swedeburg (Unver)     [Map]     N   29 miles [46.7 km]
Touhy (Unver)     [Map]     N   29 miles [46.7 km]
Ashland     [Map]     NE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Memphis     [Map]     NE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Abel (Unver)     [Map]     NE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Ithaca     [Map]     N   32 miles [51.5 km]
Weston     [Map]     N   33 miles [53.1 km]
Riverside (Unver)     [Map]     NE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Wahoo     [Map]     N   35 miles [56.3 km]
Wann     [Map]     NE   36 miles [57.9 km]
Mead     [Map]     N   37 miles [59.5 km]
Malmo     [Map]     N   38 miles [61.2 km]
Yutan     [Map]     NE   40 miles [64.4 km]
 
 

Seward County
 
County Website: www.connectseward.org/cgov/
County Seat for Seward:   Seward
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Nebraska       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Seward County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Pleasant Dale     [Map]     NW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Camden (Hist)     [Map]     W   13 miles [20.9 km]
Grover     [Map]     W   16 miles [25.7 km]
Milford     [Map]     W   17 miles [27.4 km]
Riverside Park (Unver)     [Map]     W   17 miles [27.4 km]
Ruby (Unver)     [Map]     NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Garland     [Map]     NW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Seward     [Map]     NW   23 miles [37 km]
Bee     [Map]     NW   26 miles [41.8 km]
Goehner     [Map]     W   26 miles [41.8 km]
Tamora     [Map]     NW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Beaver Crossing     [Map]     W   28 miles [45.1 km]
Staplehurst     [Map]     NW   29 miles [46.7 km]
Marysville (Hist)     [Map]     NW   30 miles [48.3 km]
Cordova     [Map]     W   32 miles [51.5 km]
Utica     [Map]     W   34 miles [54.7 km]
 
 

York County
 
County Website: www.yorkcounty.ne.gov/
County Seat for York:   York
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Nebraska       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
York County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Waco     [Map]     W   40 miles [64.4 km]

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Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance beginning in Rokeby. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Rokeby) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Rokeby. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.7119, Longitude: -96.7361     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Rokeby have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<2>Our data comes from many sources and some sources are more dependable than others. When we add communities to our Gazetteer, we try to verify that we have the correct location for the community. We mark a community as 'Unverified' when we aren't confident about our data and want to do further checking.

We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now.

Since our Gazetteer contains over 100,000 communities, verifying everything is going to take time. If you find an error or can help us to improve our accuracy, please let us know.

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