Dawson County Vital Records (Nebraska)

Search Dawson County, NE vital records such as births, death, marriages, and divorces.


Dawson County Clerks file important documents and preserve vital records in Dawson County, NE. The Clerk’s office is a valuable source for Dawson County vital records, which are available as public records. The office maintains Dawson County birth certificates, death certificates, and marriage records, in addition to divorce decrees. Many Clerk’s Offices have vital records dating back to the 1800s, making them an excellent source for Dawson County genealogical research. Most Clerk’s Offices provide online ordering forms to request vital records.

Cozarrd City Clerk Cozad NE 215 West 8th Street 69130 308-784-3907

Dawson County Clerk Lexington NE 700 North Washington Street 68850 308-324-5606

Farnam Village Clerk Farnam NE 315 Main Street 69029 308-569-2355

Gothenburg City Clerk Gothenburg NE 409 9th Street 69138 308-537-3677

Overton Village Clerk Overton NE 503 C St 68863 308-987-2433

Sumner Village Clerk Sumner NE 102 East 5th Avenue 68878 308-752-3015


Dawson County Coroners and Medical Examiners investigate deaths within their jurisdiction and perform autopsies and other postmortem examinations in Dawson County, NE. Many vital records are available from a Coroner or Medical Examiner, including autopsy reports, investigator reports, toxicology reports, and in some cases, X-rays or photographs. An autopsy report will include the cause and manner of death. Many coroners and medical examiners provide online access to their reports. In other cases, you can obtain public records such as Dawson County death certifiates by contacting the Coroners or Medical Examiner’s Office directly.

Dawson County Medical Examiner & Coroner Lexington NE PO Box 185 68850 706-265-3159