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Guide to Cherokee County Iowa genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Cherokee County, Iowa
Map
Map of Iowa highlighting Cherokee County
Location in the state of Iowa
Map of the U.S. highlighting Iowa
Location of Iowa in the U.S.
Facts
Founded January 15, 1851
County Seat Cherokee
Courthouse
Address Cherokee County Courthouse
520 West Main
Cherokee, IA 51012
Phone:(712) 225-6735


Cherokee County Website

Contents

County Courthouse

Cherokee County Courthouse
520 West Main
Cherokee, IA 51012

(712) 225-6735


Cherokee County


History

Parent County

1851--Cherokee County was created 15 January 1851 from unorganized territory. It was attached to Woodbury County prior to organization 2 October 1858. County seat: Cherokee [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Buena Vista | Clay | Ida | O'Brien | Plymouth | Sac | Sioux | Woodbury

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

Iowa recorded not only the federal census but state census through out the years too. The state census contains very valuable genealogical information. Where the census information can be found, what years it was taken, mortality schedules, census substitutions and much more is discussed in the very informative Iowa Census article.

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Wikipedia
Wikipedia has more about this subject: List of online newspaper archives


Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

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