Butler County, Iowa Genealogy

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United States > Iowa > Butler County

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County Courthouse

Butler County Courthouse
P. O. Box 325
Allison, IA 50602

(319) 267-2487

Butler County

History

Parent County

1851--Butler County was created 15 January 1851 from unorganized territory. The county was attached to Buchanan and Black Hawk Counties prior to its organization 2 October 1854.  County seat:  Allison [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Allison*
Aplington*
Aredale*
Austinville
Bristow*
Butler Center
Clarksville*
Coster
Dumont*
Eleanor
Greene*
Kesley
New Albion
New Hartford*
Packard
Parkersburg*
Pilot Rock
Shell Rock*
Sinclair
Swanton
Wilmar

Neighboring Counties

Black Hawk | Bremer | Cerro Gordo | Chickasaw | Floyd | Franklin | Grundy | Hardin

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories 

  • History of Butler County Iowa: A Record of Settlement, Organization, Progress, and Achievement Vol. 1

by Irving H. Hart

S.J. Clarke Publishing Company, 1914

http://books.google.com/books?id=lYQUAAAAYAAJ&printsec=frontcover&dq=butler+co+iowa&lr=&as_brr=1&client=firefox-a

Maps


Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).