Ancestry.com. Gage County, Nebraska Biographical Dictionary [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004.Original data: Portrait and Biographical Album of Gage County, Nebraska. Chicago, IL, USA: Chapman Brothers, 1888.
This database contains a portrait and biographical record of the prominent and representative citizens of Gage County, Nebraska, along with biographical sketches and portraits of all the governors of the state of Nebraska and presidents of the United States to 1888 (the date of publishing). This database would be of great worth to any researcher with ancestors from this area in Nebraska. Even though your ancestors may not be listed in this biographical record (since it only covers the most prominent citizens of the area), much can be learned by reading about the lives of others who lived during the time of your ancestors. As stated in the preface of the work, "the history of a country is best told in a record of the lives of its people."