NEBRASKA

The first few Daltons are recorded in Nebraska in 1860-62 while it was still a Territory. Statehood came in 1867. Clusters of Daltons located along the Platte River, a major route for the wagon trains headed west.  By 1880, the Dalton population had increased to 92 persons.
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CONTENTS

BIRTHS

MARRIAGES

CENSUS DATA

CITY DIRECTORIES

SOCIAL SECURITY DEATH INDEX

LAND PATENTS

MISCELLANEOUS - MILITARY RECORDS

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BIRTHS    Top

Barbara Dalton, b. 11 Dec 1899, dau of Maurice J. Dalton and Sarah A. Halloran, Lancaster, Lincoln Co.
Paul G. Dalton, b. 17 Aug 1881, son of William Henry Dalton and Nancy Rogers, Clay, Edgar Co.
Gladys S. Dalton, b. 21 Jul 1886, dau of William H. Dalton and Nancy Rogers, Clay, Edgar Co.
Laura Irene Dalton,  b. 26 Jun 1886, dau of William H. Dalton and Laura Dalton, Thurston, Peader Co.
Mary E. Dalton, b. 10 Nov 1887, dau of Maurice J. Dalton and Mary O'Donnell, Lancaster
Lloyd Henry Dalton, b. 13 Oct 1893, Clay, Edgar Co.

Maurice M. Dalton, b. 22 Dec 1897, son of Maurice J. Dalton and Sarah A. Halloran, Lancaster, Lincoln Co.
Edith Suan Dalton, b. 24 Apr 1909, dau of George W. Dalton and Fannie M. Richardson, Antelope, Orchard Co.
Anne Collette Dalton, b. 1 Jul 1912, dau of Thomas E. Dalton and Mary Catherine Byrnes, Lancaster, Lincoln Co.
Anna Frances Dalton, b. 23 Mar 1916, dau of Edward L. Dalton and Sadie V. Purcell, Douglas, Omaha Co.

For additional NE births, see the 1881 Census below. Between 1862-1880 there were 25 NE born Daltons listed.

MARRIAGES    Top

Maurice J. Dalton and Mary O'Donnell, mar 1880, Lincoln
Edward L. Dalton and Sadie V. Purcell, mar 1905, Cherry, Arabia Co.

CENSUSES OF NEBRASKA    Top

1860

Douglas County
Omaha City, 3rd Ward
Michael Dalton

Fort Randall
Francis Dalton

Sarpy County
Margaret Dalton

1870

Douglas County
Omaha City, 5th Ward
John Dalton

Merrick County
Clarksvile, Prec. 1
Peter Dalton

Sarpy County
Bellevue
William Dalton

Saunders County
Ashland
Edward Dalton
Thomas Dalton

1880

Boone County
Albion
Sam'l Dalton, lawyer, 36, b. IN, fa. b. TN, mo. b. VA; wife Elma B. Dalton 29, b. IN, fa b. NC, mo. b. IN; dau Estella 6, b. IN.

Thomas Dalton, rr worker, 22, b. WI, fa. b. NY, mo. b. CAN; enumerated in boarding house of Wilson Mathews.

Cass County
Plattsmouth
Edward Dalton, lab., 20, b. OH, parents b. OH; enumerated in household of William Mertens.

Clay County
Edgar
Jesse Dalton, farmer, 50, b. IL, parents b. KY; Christiana 48, b. TN, fa. b. VA, mo. b. TN; seven children b. IL - Melinda 24, Wm. T. 22, Joseph C. 21, Amanda S. 15, Charles 12, Nancy P. 10 and Samantha B. 8.

Henry Dalton, farmer, 35, b. IL, parents b. IL; Nannie, wife, 33, b. IL, parents b. KY; three cildren b. IL - Maude 9, Edmee I. 7, and Mary G. 2.

J. L. Dalton, farmer, 26, b. IL, fa. b. KY, mo. b. TN; wife Susan 23, b. PA, parents b. PA; dau Vina 1, b. NE.

Harvard
David W. Dalton, bar keeper, 41, b. OH, fa. b. IRE,mo. b. US; wife Almira, 27, b. IN, fa. b. OH, mo. b. IN; two children b. IA - Blancha 9 and Grace 8.

Marshall
Jinnie Dalton, 25, b. NY; parents b. France; enumerated at household of Leitch Dugald.

South Bend
John Dalton, mason, widow 59, b. IRE; enumerated on farm of Chas. S. Wortman.

Weeping Water
John Dalton, farmer, 32, b. ENG; wife Susan H. 36, b. OH, fa. b. VT, mo. b. CT; two children b. IA - George W. 4 and Jay H. 1.

Colfax County
Reginald G. Dalton, vet., 31, b. ENG, da. b. SCOT, mo. b. SPAIN; wife Anna 27, b. OH, parents b. GER.

Dodge County
North Bend
Patrick Dalton, rr lab., 28 b. IRE; enumerated under John Sievers.

Douglas County
Omaha
Maggie Dalton, 11, b. NE, parents b. IRE; enumerated in household of Timothi and Mary Carridon.

Thomas Dalton, actor, 27, b. WI, parents b. IRE and Jos. Dalton, actor 23, b. IRE; enumerated under Jas. Mack.

James Dalton, actor, 27, b. WI, parents b. IRE; and Thos. Dalton, 23, b. WI, parents b. IRE; enumerated at theater.

John F. Dalton, hotel clerk, 27, b. NY, parents b. NY; enumerated at hotel under William F. Smith

Lancaster County
Grant
Morris Dalton, farmer, 24, b. IRE; wife Mary 20, b. IL, parents b. IRE.

Lincoln County
Cottonwood
Jasper Dalton, lab., 30, b. KY, fa. b. VA, mo. b. KY; wife Mary 47, b. KY, fa. b. KY, mo.b. NC; dau Clyde 6, b. AR; Josephine 7, b. NE.

North Platte
Jane Dalton, mother in law, widow 67, b. IRE; John Neary, head 36 b. IRE and wife Sarah J. 35, b. IRE; four Neary  children.

Otoe County
Russell
John Dalton, farmer, 47, b. IRE; wife Lizzie 38 b. IRE; nine children, eight b. NE - Rose 18, John 14, Edw'D 12, James 10, Thos. 6, Garrit 8, Mary 3, Lizzie 3mos; and Delia 16 b. CO.

Sarpy County
Bellevue
William Dalton, 42, b. IRE; wife Mary A. 44, b. IRE; four children b. NE - Allie T., Mary 14, James 12, Katie 6.

Papillion
Wesley Dalton, 21, lab., b. IL, parents b. IL; enumerated in household of Henry Mosier.

William Dalten, farmer, 50, b. IRE;  three children b. NE - Margarett 11, Jeremiah 8, and Thomas 5;  brothers Thomas 60, Patrick 57, and Michael 59 all b. IRE; bro in law William Newman 57 b. IRE;  Ellen Newman mar., 55 b. IRE; their daus Catherine 22, Ellen 18 and Michael Newman 16 all b. IRE.

Saunders County
Ashland
John Dalton, 19, b. IN, parents b. IRE; enumerated under Lewis D. Wolvin

Clear Creek
Edward Dalton, mason, 46, b. IRE; wife Mary 32, b. MD, parents b. Prussia;  six children - Mary 13, b. IA; five b. NE - Catherine 9, Edmund 7, John 6, James J. 3, Hannah 1; brother John Dalton, mason, 56, b. IRE.

Marble
Thomas Dalton, farmer, 58, b. IRE; wife Bridget 47, b. NY, parents b. IRE;  seven chidren -Jahn 25 and Michael 14, b. IL; Joseph 21, Patric 12 ans Ellen 1o, b. IA; Thomas 8 and Clara 6, b. NE.

KANSAS - one NE born Dalton in 1880 Census of KS.
Ellis County
Walker
Catherine Dalton, mar., 26, b. GER; Edward 2, b. KS, fa b. NY, mo. b. Ger; Eva 4, b. NE, fa. b. NY, mo b. Ger; enumerated in household of Charles Southerden.

CITY DIRECTORIES - 1889-90    Top

Omaha

This list of Daltons were virtually all in the building or construction trades.

Mrs Bridget Dalton, N 49th and Military Rd, 1889
Ella Dalton, domestic, 624 N 20th, 1889
James L. Dalton, clerk, 1465 S 17th St., 1889, 1890
John Dalton, stonemason, N 49th and Military Rd, 1889
John Dalton, stonemason, UP RR hotel, 1890

Joseph Dalton, stonecutter, N 49th and Military Rd., 1889
Joseph Dalton, stonemason, UP RR hotel, 1890
Kittie Dalton, student, 1422 Dodge, 1889
Mary A. Dalton, 1465 S 17th, 1889, 1890
Patrick Dalton, stonemason, N 49th and Military Rd., 1889

Thomas Dalton, stonecutter, N 49th near Military Rd., 1889
William Dalton, contractor, 1465 S 17th, 1889, 1890
Nettie Dalton, Fowler near S. 22d, Albrights Annex, 1889
Ellen Dalton, Military Rd. and N 52nd, 1890
James J. Dalton, stonemason, Military Rd. and N. 52nd, 1890

John F. Dalton, bricklayer, Military Rd. and N 52nd, 1890
Katy C. Dalton, 1365 S 17th St, 1890
Patrick Dalton, blacksmith UP Railway, res. 1111 N 17th, 1890
Patrick Dalton, brickmason, Military Rd and N. 52nd St., 1890
Thomas H. Dalton, Military Rd. and N 52nd St., 1890

Beatrice

Joseph Dalton of Ellis, 1893/94

SOCIAL SECURITY  DEATH INDEX    Top

SECTION I Dalton SS recipients born between 1879-1910 and whose SS# was issued in NE and whose last residence was NE.

Box Butte County, Alliance
Derrick Dalton, 22 Feb 1892-Jun1872
Helen A. Dalton, 27 Nov 1903-29 Jun 1993

Cass County, Plattsmouth
Florence Dalton, 18 Apr 1894 - Oct 1966
Lester Dalton, 7 Mar 1892 - Aug 1968

Cheyenne County
Potter
Paul R. Dalton, 8 Aug 1920 - 18 Jan 1990

Sidney
Patrick K. Dalton, 23 Dec 1915 - 2 Oct 1997
Dakota County
Sioux City
Leona M. Dalton, 26 Feb 1921 - Dec 1991
Viola Dalton, 2 Dec 1892 - Jul 1981

Dawes County
Chadron
Violet K. Dalton, 13 Sep 1803

Douglas County
Omaha
Eleanor Dalton, 29 May 1913 - Aug 1982
Gertrude R. Dalton, 25 Jun 1912 - 25 Dec 1999
Irene Dalton, 21 Jan 1908 - Dec 1982
Ruth Dalton, 1 Sep 1885 - Oct 1969
James Dalton, 9 Nov 1907 - Sep 1970
Thomas Dalton, 20 Sep 1895 - Feb 1968

Gage County
Beatrice
Dora W. Dalton, 15 Sep 1911 - 4 Feb 1998, last benefit Peoria, Peoria Co., IL
Marion Dalton, 2 Apr 1887 - Jun 1877

Liberty
Evelyn Dalton, 27 Apr 1919 - 29 Mar 1997
Francis A. Dalton, 10 Mar 1913 - 27 Apr 1999
Kathryne A. Dalton, 20 Nov 1917 - 5 Mar 1997

Kearney County
Minden
Fannie Dalton, 29 Jul 1879 - Nov 1867

Knox County
Bloomfield
Leo H. Dalton, 11 Dec 1910 - 13 Jan 1994
Russell Dalton, 31 Aug 1915 - Oct 1983

Lancaster County
Bennet
Martha Dalton, 3 Jan 1891 - Feb 1966

Lincoln
Bernard Dalton, 6 Nov 1881 -Nov 1970
Jackson W. Dalton, 18 Sep 1957 - 29 Apr 2000
Louise M. Dalton, 4 Feb 1919 - 8 Jun 1992
Lulu Dalton 3 Feb 1891 - Oct 1978
Inez Dalton, 20 Feb 1891 - Feb 1890
Roemer Dalton, 9 Jan 1893 - Nov 1874
Dorothy Dalton, 10 May 1897 - Jan 1980
Ray L. Dalton, 8 Jan 1917 - 25 Jun 1992
William Dalton, 5 Nov 1904 - Dec 1976

Madison County
Norfolk
Kathryne Dalton, 20

Nuckolls County
Superior
Velma M. Dalton, 3 Jun 1906 - 2 Apr 1999

Otoe County
Nebraska City
Clyde Dalton 31 Mar 1907 - Oct 1975

Pawnee County
Pawnee City
Naomi Dalton, 15 May 1901 - 17 Dec 2000

Phelps County
Holdrege
Elta Dalton, 24 Oct 1881 - Jan 1971

Saline County
Tobias
Paul R. Dalton, 26 Mar 1920 - 8 Jan 1994

Scotts Bluff County
Miniature
R. Dalton, 20 Apr 1898 - Jan 1970
Josephine Dalton, 25 Sep 1906 - Apr 1985

Thomas County
Seneca
Conrad Dalton, 16 Mar 1880 - Sep 1973

Wayne County
Wayne
Maurice Dalton, 7 Oct 1895 - Oct 1969

Webster County
Guide Rock
Fred Dalton, 25 Sep 1896 - Jan 1967

Retired Raiload Worker
Wm. Dalton, 4 Mar 1922 - Jan 1977, Gurley, Cheyenne Co., last benefit, Sidney, Cheyenne Co.

Section II  Daltons whose SS# was issued out of state and whose last residence was Nebraska

State of Issue

Arizona

Warren K. Dalton, 23 Oct 1920 - 21 Jan 1998, Lincoln, Lancaster Co.

California
Clement Dalton, 9 Jul 1912 - May 1980, Pawnee City, Pawnee Co.

Colorado
Leon J. Dalton, 7 Oct 1953 - 4 Aug 1989, Kearney, Buffalo Co.
Violet K. Dalton, 13 Sep 1905 - 12 Sep 1999, Chadron, Dawes Co.

Iowa
Alice Dalton, 31 Aug 1908 - Mar 1985, Omaha, Douglas Co.
James Dalton, 9 Nov 1907 - Sep 1970, Omaha, Douglas Co.
Joyce Dalton, 1 Feb 1929 - 18 Oct 200, Laurel, Cedar Co.

Kansas
Avery Dalton, 29 Oct 1915 - 11 Dec 1999, Liberty, Gage Co.
Betty J. Dalton, 27 May 1933 - 29 Jun 1989, Beatrice, Gage Co.

Kentucky
William Dalton, 5 Nov 1904 - Dec 1976, Lincoln, Lancaster Co.

Missouri
Orville B. Dalton, 2 Aug 1912 - 8 Jul 1988, Sioux City, Dakota Co.
Russell K. Dalton, 28 Jun 1963 - 9 Apr 1997, Nebraska City, Otoe Co.

Montana
James Dalton, 19 Sep 1921 - Mar 1970, Laurel, Cedar Co.

Ohio
Jesse D. Dalton, 21 Feb 1955 -  23 Aug 1003, Wood River, Hall Co.

LAND PATENTS    Top

Below are listed land patents to four Daltons. Francis E. Dalton had three parcels of land adjoining one another.
Francis E. Dalton, 4/5/1911, Keya Paha County, Land Off. Valentine, NE, 41 acres.
Francis E. Dalton, 4/5/1911, Keya Paha County, Land Off. Valentine, NE, 121 acres
Francis E. Dalton, 9/3/1915, Keya Paha County, Land Off. Valenint, NE, 40 Acres
Charles S. Dalton, 12/7/1916, keya Paha County, Land Off. Valentine, NE, 40 acres
John J. Dalton, 5/16/1916, Hooker County, L. O. Broken Bow, NE, 400 acres
William L. Dalton, 11/25/1910, Keya Paha, L. O. Valentine, NE, 162 acres.

MISCELLANEOUS    Top

Military

Civil War
David Dalton 8th Ohio, 44th Ohio Infantry also shown as Cavalry, Post 60
Owen Dalton, 1st Regt, Co. D, Nebraska Volunteers, 1861-69

Fort Omaha
Joseph Dalton, Corporal,Co D., 2nd Infantry, 189094
 


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