Welcome to Dawes County
History and Genealogy

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This county website is available for adoption.

If you can make a basic webpage and have a desire to transcribe
data for this county, we're looking for hosts.


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Dawes County is one of the ninety-three counties in the state of Nebraska.


Cities and village in Dawes County
Chadron (County Seat)


Adjacent Counties:

Shannon County, SD,  Sheridan County,  Box Butte County,

Sioux County and  Fall River County, SD .




Online Data


History of the Public Library in Crawford


Charles Youngs Family  


News Tidbits   




News Articles   





WWI Draft Card Registration 1917-1918 Index   




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We regret that we are unable to perform personal research.


If you have any family data such as obits, births, marriages, etc. pertaining
to Dawes County and would like to have it posted to this site, please contact us.

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become a volunteer host for any of the sites available, contact Kim.


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Since August 14, 2006


Last Updated December 19, 2014


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

and contributed by:  Frances Cooley

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