Dakota County Historical Society
Collect, preserve, promote and present Dakota County history



DCHS maintains extensive print, microfilm, and online archives. Our databases include more than a half-million church and cemetery records, census information, and more.

Now you can Search the Dakota County Census Records to find your ancestors. The records are sorted by last name, and census records grouped by households with the number of individuals in the household indicated in parentheses. Use the drop down menus above to select the type of record you would like to search.

Visit one of these Dakota County Historic Sites