Platte Valley Kin Seekers



Queries &Surname




Contact Us

Membership is open to all who are interested in genealogical, historical and biographical research. Our dues are $15.00 per year for each individual. Membership is from March 1 through February 28. New members joining the society after September 1 will be $10.00 until the next March. Some of the many benefits of joining our group include:

  • Quarterly Newsletter
  • Free Queries 
  • Use of our resources that include printers, readers, and computer 
  • Access to Platte County Census Records: 1870, 1880, 1885; State: 1900, 1910, 1920 
  • Access to our many Marriage and Obituary newspaper clippings for Platte County as well as for Colfax County area.
  • Access to our Library that includes area Cemetery Books, Family Histories, and many research aids
  • Immense knowledge from our current members on organizing research tasks
  • Joy of making new friends who enjoy talking about genealogy

Membership Application click on this link to open and print the application. Fill out the information on this application and mail to:

Platte Valley Kin Seekers
P. O. Box 31
Columbus, NE 68602-0031