Iowa County, Iowa Genealogy

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Revision as of 17:50, 11 June 2013

This article is about a southeastern county of Iowa. For other uses, see Iowa (disambiguation).

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

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Iowa County, Iowa
Map
Map of Iowa highlighting Iowa County
Location in the state of Iowa
Map of the U.S. highlighting Iowa
Location of Iowa in the U.S.
Facts
Founded February 17, 1843
County Seat Marengo
Courthouse

Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1843--Iowa County was created 17 February 1843 from Keokuk County. It was attached to Poweshiek and Johnson Counties prior to organization 1 July 1845.  County seat:  Marengo [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Benton | Johnson | Keokuk | Linn | Poweshiek | Tama | Washington

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories 

Maps

Military

Newspapers

  • NewspaperArchive.com ($) has historical newspapers online including Cedar Rapids newspapers that may have included Iowa County residents. This database is free at some libraries.

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Vital Records consist of births, adoptions, marriages, divorces, and deaths recorded on registers, certificates, and documents. A copy or an extract of most original records can be purchased from the Iowa Department of Public Health or the County Clerk's office of the county where the event occurred. See also How to order Iowa Vital Records or order electronically online..


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).