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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

Neighboring Counties

Record Loss

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Townships and Cities

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.

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