Dawson County Death Certificates

Search for Dawson County NE death certificates. A death certificate search can provide information on time of death, place of death, legal proof of death, proof of death, wills, estates, filing for life insurance, death records, age at death, cause of death, certified death certificates, and genealogical research.


Coroners and Medical Examiners in Dawson County Nebraska are responsible for determining the cause, time, and manner of death for a deceased person. As part of this job, they maintain Dawson County death records, including death certificates. These records list information about how the deceased person passed away, the time and place of death, and any personal information about the deceased, such as the person's name, date of birth, and age at death. Coroners and Medical Examiners report this information to state and local government authorities, who may also issue Dawson County death certificates. These records may be available through the Dawson County Coroner and Medical Examiner's website.

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


Hospitals in Dawson County Nebraska provide a range of medical services to patients of all ages, and they also create death records for individuals who pass away or are declared dead at a Hospital. These death certificates list the deceased individual's name, the time and place of death, and age at death, and they may also include the cause of death. Dawson County Hospitals report death information to Nebraska State and local government authorities, which issue certified Dawson County death certificates that act as legal proof of death. Hospital death certificates may be available online through the Hospital website.

Cozad Community Hospital Cozad NE 300 East 12th Street 69130 308-784-2261

Gothenburg Memorial Hospital Gothenburg NE 910 20th Street 69138 308-537-3661

Lexington Regional Health Center Lexington NE 1201 North Erie Street 68850 308-324-5651


Clerk Offices in Dawson County Nebraska maintain and preserve public records for a local government, including vital documents such as death certificates. Dawson County death certificates provide information on the deceased individual's name, the place and time of death, and age at death. They may also include the cause of death. Dawson County Clerks often issue certified death certificates, which may be required to settle financial and legal matters such as wills, estates, or filing for life insurance. Death certificates can also be used for genealogical research, and some Clerk Offices maintain Dawson County vital records that date back to the 1600s. Clerk Offices typically provide online access to death certificates.

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