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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Nebraska]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Dawes County'''
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'''Dawes County''', Nebraska genealogy and family history research page. Guide to genealogy, history, and courthouse sources including birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, wills, deeds and land records, Civil War records, family histories, cemeteries, churches, tax records, newspapers, and obituaries.
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Dawes County
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| county_map = 200px-Map of Nebraska highlighting Dawes County svg.bmp
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| state = Nebraska
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| state_map = NE-map.png
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| latd = 39.99
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| longd = 91.19
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| founded title = [[Nebraska County Creation Dates and Parent Counties|Founded]]
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| founded year = 1885
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| founded date = February 19
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| seat wl= Chadron
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| building image = Dawes county courthouse.gif
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| building image size = 100px
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| building image cap = Photo courtesy [[]]
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| building address = '''[[Dawes County, Nebraska Courthouse|Dawes County Courthouse]]'''<br>451 Main Street<br>Chadron, Nebraska 69337-2649<br>Phone: 308.432.0100
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.co.dawes.ne.us/ Dawes County Courthouse; ]<br>451 Main St; Chadron<br> NE 69337-2649<br> Phone: 308.432.0100<br><br>County Clerk has land records from 1880. <br>County Judge has marriage and probate records.<br>Clerk District Court has divorce records. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Dawes County, Nebraska page 429, {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1860--'''Dawes County was created 19 February 1885 from [[Sioux_County,_Iowa|Sioux]] County. '''County seat:''' Chadron <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1860--'''Dawes County was created 19 February 1885 from [[Sioux County, Iowa|Sioux]] County. '''County seat:''' Chadron <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
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== Places/Localities  ==
 
== Places/Localities  ==
  
==== Populated Places ====
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==== Populated Places ====
  
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Box_Butte_County,_Nebraska|Box Butte]]
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*[[Box Butte County, Nebraska|Box Butte]]  
*[[Fall_River_County,_South_Dakota|Fall River County, South Dakota]]
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*[[Fall River County, South Dakota|Fall River County, South Dakota]]  
*[[Shannon_County,_South_Dakota|Shannon County, South Dakota]]
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*[[Shannon County, South Dakota|Shannon County, South Dakota]]  
*[[Sheridan_County,_Nebraska|Sheridan]]
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*[[Sheridan County, Nebraska|Sheridan]]  
*[[Sioux_County,_Nebraska|Sioux]]
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*[[Sioux County, Nebraska|Sioux]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
[http://www.chadron-nebraska.com/public-works/greenwood-cemetery.html Greenwood Cemetery Search Database] and [http://www.chadron-nebraska.com/pdf/cem_map.pdf Map]
 
  
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*[http://www.chadron-nebraska.com/public-works/greenwood-cemetery.html Greenwood Cemetery Search Database] and [http://www.chadron-nebraska.com/pdf/cem_map.pdf Map]
  
[http://nebraskagravestones.org/ Nebraska Gravestones.org Website] - Dawes County Gravestone Digital Images within site: [http://nebraskagravestones.org/cemeteries.php?selected_cid=23 Dawes County Cemeteries]
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*[http://nebraskagravestones.org/ Nebraska Gravestones.org Website] - Dawes County Gravestone Digital Images within site: [http://nebraskagravestones.org/cemeteries.php?selected_cid=23 Dawes County Cemeteries]
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==== Census  ====
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{{Census|Nebraska}}
  
 
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
  
== Societies and Libraries ==
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==== Family History Centers ====
  
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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*[[Chadron Nebraska Family History Center]]
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
*[http://www.usgenweb.org/ USGenWeb project] - [http://www.usgennet.org/usa/ne/state/ Nebraska] and [http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~nedawes/ Dawes County]
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*[http://www.usgenweb.org/ USGenWeb project] - [http://www.usgennet.org/usa/ne/state/ Nebraska] and [http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~nedawes/ Dawes County]  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=204323&subject_disp=Nebraska%2C+Dawes&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog] Family History Library Dawes County record holdings
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*{{FHL|Nebraska%2C+Dawes|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}} Family History Library Dawes County record holdings
  
 
== References  ==
 
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Revision as of 19:39, 4 February 2013

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Dawes County, Nebraska genealogy and family history research page. Guide to genealogy, history, and courthouse sources including birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, wills, deeds and land records, Civil War records, family histories, cemeteries, churches, tax records, newspapers, and obituaries.

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Dawes County, Nebraska
Map
Map of Nebraska highlighting Dawes County
Location in the state of Nebraska
Map of the U.S. highlighting Nebraska
Location of Nebraska in the U.S.
Facts
Founded February 19, 1885
County Seat Chadron
Courthouse
Photo courtesy [[]]
Address Dawes County Courthouse
451 Main Street
Chadron, Nebraska 69337-2649
Phone: 308.432.0100


County Courthouse

Dawes County Courthouse;
451 Main St; Chadron
NE 69337-2649
Phone: 308.432.0100

County Clerk has land records from 1880.
County Judge has marriage and probate records.
Clerk District Court has divorce records. [1]

History

Parent County

1860--Dawes County was created 19 February 1885 from Sioux County. County seat: Chadron [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

For tips on accessing Dawes County, Nebraska Genealogy census records online, see: Nebraska Census.

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Dawes County, Nebraska page 429, At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
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