Miami-Dade County, Florida

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* Renamed from Dade County 13 November 1997 by the voter referendum to acknowledge the international recognition of the name "Miami".
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* The County at the formation 18 January 1836 included what are now Palm Beach and Brevard counties.
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*Renamed from Dade County 13 November 1997 by the voter referendum to acknowledge the international recognition of the name "Miami".  
* Named for Maj. Francis L. Dade, a soldier killed in 1835 in the Second Seminole War.
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*The County at the formation 18 January 1836 included what are now Palm Beach and Brevard counties.  
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*Named for Maj. Francis L. Dade, a soldier killed in 1835 in the Second Seminole War.
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Revision as of 21:24, 8 September 2008

  United States  > Florida > Miami-Dade County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

  • Renamed from Dade County 13 November 1997 by the voter referendum to acknowledge the international recognition of the name "Miami".
  • The County at the formation 18 January 1836 included what are now Palm Beach and Brevard counties.
  • Named for Maj. Francis L. Dade, a soldier killed in 1835 in the Second Seminole War.

Parent County

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

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. Salt Lake City, Utah.

References