Welcome to Cedar County, Nebraska

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 Cedar County is located in the northeast corner of the State.


It is bounded on the north by the Missouri River, on the east by Dixon County, on the south by Wayne and Pierce and on the west by Pierce and Knox Counties.


It contains nearly 730 square miles.





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Adjacent Counties

Clay County - South Dakota -  northeast

Dixon County - east

Wayne County - southeast

Pierce County - southwest

Knox County - west

Yankton County - South Dakota - northwest

Cities and Villages










St. Helena






Online Data



County Orgainization


 Origin of Town Names


 County Families


 News Tidbits   


Grandma Mitchell  




News Articles   


First Settlers      





1880 Schedules of Defective, Dependent, and Delinquent Classes  

WW II Honor List   

1883 Pensioners on Roll   


WWI Draft Card Registration 1917-1918 Index   










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     Last updated November 30, 2014


All material posted to this site, unless otherwise credited, has been transcribed

and contributed by:  Frances Cooley





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