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*[http://dodgemarriages.wordpress.com/ Dodge County Marriage Index]
*[http://dodgemarriages.wordpress.com/ Dodge County Marriage Index]

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Dodge 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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Online Records

Dodge County, Nebraska
Map of Nebraska highlighting Dodge County
Location in the state of Nebraska
Map of the U.S. highlighting Nebraska
Location of Nebraska in the U.S.
Founded November 23, 1854
County Seat Fremont
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Address Dodge County Courthouse
435 N. Park Ave.
Fremont, Nebraska 68025-4967
Phone: 402.727.2767

County Courthouse

Dodge County Courthouse
435 N Park Ave;
Fremont, NE 68025
Phone: 402.727.2767

County Clerk has marriage records.
County Judge has probate records.
Clerk District Court has divorce records.
Register of Deeds has land records. [1]


Parent County

1854--Dodge County was created 23 November 1854 as an original county. County seat: Fremont [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss


Populated Places

Neighboring Counties




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




Local Histories



Early migration routes to and from Dodge County, Nebraska Genealogy for European and African American settlers included:





Vital Records

Vital Records consist of births, adoptions, marriages, divorces, and deaths recorded on registers, certificates, and documents. A copy or an extract of most original records can be purchased from the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services or the County Clerk's office of the county where the event occurred.

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

  • USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
  • Family History Library Catalog


  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Dodge County, Nebraska page 430, 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).
  3. Jim Tompkins, "The Oregon Trail 1841-1848 Map I" in Oregon Trail Landmarks at http://www.oregonpioneers.com/OTMap1.jpg (accessed 18 July 2011).
  4. "Oregon California Trails Association" at http://octatrails.micromaps.com/ (accessed 18 July 2011).
  5. "The Pioneer Story: The Mormon Pioneer Trail" in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints at http://lds.org/gospellibrary/pioneer/pioneerstory.htm (accessed 18 July 2011).