Dixon County, Nebraska

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Revision as of 14:20, 6 February 2013

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Dixon 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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Coordinates: 39.99°0′N 91.19°0′W / 39.99°N 91.19°W / 39.99; -91.19

Dixon County, Nebraska
Map
Map of Nebraska highlighting Dixon County
Location in the state of Nebraska
Map of the U.S. highlighting Nebraska
Location of Nebraska in the U.S.
Facts
Founded January 26, 1856
County Seat Ponca
Courthouse
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Address Dixon County Courthouse
302 3rd Street
Ponca, Nebraska 68770
Phone: 402.755.2881

Contents

County Courthouse

Dixon County Courthouse
302 3rd Street
Ponca, NE 68770
Phone: 402.755.2208;

County Clerk has birth, death and burial
records from 1919 and land records from 1871. [1]

History

Parent County

1856--Dixon County was created 26 January 1856 from Blackbird and Izard Counties, and unorganized territory.
County seat: Ponca [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

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

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

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

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Dixson 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).