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Dade County, Missouri
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Dade County, Missouri Facts

When was Dade County, MO Created?
Dade County was created on  January 29, 1841 from Barry County and Polk County.

What is the County Seat of Dade County, MO?
The County Seat is located in Greenfield and in addition the county government website is unknown

What counties are adjacent to Dade County, MO?
Bordering Counties are Cedar CountyPolk CountyGreene CountyLawrence CountyJasper CountyBarton County.

Dade County, MO Vital Records

Where can find Dade County Birth, marriage, Divorce and Death Records?
Dade County vital records can be found at the Missouri Office of Vital Records has copies of birth and death records reported from January 1, 1910. There is a fee for each copy requested. Please refer to the information to the Statewide Vital Records in Missouri for current fees and application process.

You can search online for Dade County Birth, Marriage, Divorce or Death Records. You can also Order Electronically Online or can download an application for Missouri Birth and Death CertificateMarriage and Divorce Certificate Application to mail.

Another resource is the Dade County Health Department has Birth Certificates since 1920 and Death Certificates since 1980.

Dade County, MO Census Records

What Dade County, MO census records are available?
There are many types of census records for Dade County guide you in researching your family tree. Federal Population Schedules are available for 1850186018701880 (free index)1890 (fragment)19001910192019301940.

Dade Co. Slave Schedules is available for 1850 & 1860. Dade Co. Mortality Schedules can be found for 1850, 1860, 1870 and 1880. Dade Co. Industry and Agriculture can be found for 1850, 1860, 1870 and 1880. Dade Co. Union Veterans Schedules can be acquired for 1890. There are free down-loadable and printable census forms to help you with your research. See Also Missouri Census Records Research Guide

Dade County, MO Courthouse and Government Records

Dade County Courthouse

What genealogical records can I find in the Dade County Courthouse?
Researchers frequently overlook the great importance of Dade County court, probate, and land records data as a useful resource of ancestry and genealogy information. Buried away in Missouri courthouses and archives everywhere are the ambitions and frustrations of countless Missouri residents.

The possibilities are excellent that your forefathers have left a comprehensive document of at least a number of facets of their lives in the Dade County court records. Even if your forebears is not referred to in a Court case, contemplate all of the other procedures that could have lead to him or her to appear in court records. See Also Missouri Courthouse Records Research Guide.

Dade County, MO Societies and Family History Resources

What genealogical and historical societies, archives, museums, associations and libraries are available for Dade County, MO?
A list of Dade County Historical  and Genealogical Societies, Libraries, Archives. See also list of Statewide Missouri Archives, Historical & Genealogical Societies.

Where can I connect with other Dade County, MO Researchers through message boards and forums?

What other genealogical resources are available in Dade County, MO?
The following are web links to Genealogy, Records and Resources pertaining to Dade County. A majority of these genealogy links fall into 3 categories: Business Sites, Private Sites or Organization Sites. Some have free access some have to have a payment. This is just a directory which has been gathered or submitted. I do not endorse or promote one genealogy site above another.

Dade Co. MO Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers

Dade Co. MO Books, Newspapers & Publications

Dade Co. GA Cemeteries & Church Records

Dade Co. MO Family Websites, Pictures & Histories

Dade Co. MO General and History Websites

Dade Co. MO Military Records

Dade Co. MO Schools & Directories