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Revision as of 03:43, 14 July 2011

Template:Missouri-stub United States  > Missouri > Dade County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1841--Dade County was created 29 January 1841 from Greene County. County seat: Greenfield [1]

Boundary Changes

29 Jan 1841 DADE created from Non-County Area 29 and Non-County Area 32. Non-County Area 29 and Non-County Area 32 eliminated. (Mo. Laws 1840–1841, pub., sec. 10/pp. 33–34)

24 Feb 1843 DADE lost to creation of LAWRENCE; LAWRENCE not fully organized, parts attached to BARRY and DADE "for civil and military purposes." (Mo. Laws 1842–1843, pub., p. 39)

14 Feb 1845 DADE lost to creation of CEDAR. LAWRENCE fully organized, detached from DADE. (Mo. Laws 1844–1845, secs. 49–51/p. 37)

Visit the Newberry Library Historical State and County Boundary Maps at www.newberry.org/ahcbp/index.html

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

  • Newspaperarchive.com ($) has historical newspapers available on-line. Their database has Joplin newspapers from the early 1900's that covered local news on residents from Dade County communities.

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Births
Marriages
Deaths

Societies and Libraries

Dade County Genealogy Society
P.O. Box 155
Greenfield, Missouri 65661

admin@dademogensoc.net

Dade County Library
209 South Main Street
Greenfield, Missouri 65661

dadecolibrary@yahoo.com

Web Sites

  • USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
  • Dade County Community Tree - A restricted Work - in - Progress - http://www.dademogensoc.net
  • Dade County Genealogy Society - Available March 1, 2011 - http://www.dademogensoc.org

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).