WELCOME TO THE BANNER COUNTY GENWEB PROJECT
The coordinators for this county are Sherry Gifford and Judy Leafdale. As time permits, we will do research at the Banner County Museum or the Banner County court house. We hope that you enjoy our site and that it helps you with your research. Stop by frequently as we hope to add much more information in the future.
BRIEF HISTORY OF BANNER COUNTY
Banner County became a county in 1889. Banner, along with Kimball, Morrill, Scotts Bluff and Cheyenne counties, were formed from the original Cheyenne county. Sidney was the county seat of this large county.
The county seat of Banner county is Harrisburg, the only town in the present day county. Our neighboring counties are Scotts Bluff to the north, Morrill to the east and Kimball to the south. Wyoming is at our west border.
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