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{{stub}} ''[[United States|United States ]] > [[Iowa|Iowa]] > Jasper County''  
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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Iowa]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Jasper County'''
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Guide to '''Jasper County Iowa genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = jasper County
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| county_map = Iowa Jasper Map.png
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| state = Iowa
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| founded year = 1836
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| founded date = January 13
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| seat = Newton
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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[[Image:{{WilliamJasper}}]] The county is named after Sergeant [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_Jasper William Jasper] (c1750-1779).<ref>[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_Jasper "William Jasper,"] ''Wikipedia.''</ref>
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1846--'''Jasper County was created from Mahaska County. '''County seat:'''&nbsp; Newton <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1846--'''Jasper County was created 13 January 1846 from unorganized territory. It was attached to Mahaska County prior to organization 1 March 1846. '''County seat:'''&nbsp; Newton <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
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==== Record Loss  ====
 
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== Places/Localities ==
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== Places/Localities ==
====Populated Places====
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==== Populated Places ====
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
[[Mahaska County, Iowa|Mahaska]] | [[Marion County, Iowa|Marion]] | [[Marshall County, Iowa|Marshall]] | [[Polk County, Iowa|Polk]] | [[Poweshiek County, Iowa|Poweshiek]] | [[Tama County, Iowa|Tama]] | [[Warren County, Iowa|Warren]]  
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[[Mahaska County, Iowa|Mahaska]] | [[Marion County, Iowa|Marion]] | [[Marshall County, Iowa|Marshall]] | [[Polk County, Iowa|Polk]] | [[Poweshiek County, Iowa|Poweshiek]] | [[Story County, Iowa|Story]] | [[Tama County, Iowa|Tama]] | [[Warren County, Iowa|Warren]]  
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
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==== Newspapers  ====
 
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{{wikipedia|List of online newspaper archives|List of online newspaper archives}}
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*[http://altoonapl.newspaperarchive.com/ Altoona Public Library Archives, Polk County] (1876-2000)
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*[http://johnstonhs.newspaperarchive.com Johnston Historical Society Archive, Polk County] (1970-2007)
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*NewspaperArchive.com ($) has historical newspapers online including [http://www.newspaperarchive.com/BrowseLocations.aspx?cntry=7&st=39&ci=7363 Des Moines newspapers]. This database is free at some libraries.
  
 
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
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==== Family History Centers  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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*[[Newton Iowa Family History Center]]
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=202278&subject_disp=Iowa%2C+Jasper&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]  
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*{{FHL|Iowa%2C+Jasper|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IA/Jasper/ Jasper County, Iowa Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
  
 
== References  ==
 
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[[Category:Jasper_County,_Iowa]]
 
[[Category:Jasper_County,_Iowa]]

Revision as of 18:26, 17 April 2013

United States Gotoarrow.png Iowa Gotoarrow.png Jasper County

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

Hand and keyboard.jpg Iowa
Online Records


jasper County, Iowa
Map
Map of Iowa highlighting jasper County
Location in the state of Iowa
Map of the U.S. highlighting Iowa
Location of Iowa in the U.S.
Facts
Founded January 13, 1836
County Seat Newton
Courthouse

Contents

County Courthouse

History

Monument to William Jasper at Savannah, Georgia
The county is named after Sergeant William Jasper (c1750-1779).[1]

Parent County

1846--Jasper County was created 13 January 1846 from unorganized territory. It was attached to Mahaska County prior to organization 1 March 1846. County seat:  Newton [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Mahaska | Marion | Marshall | Polk | Poweshiek | Story | Tama | Warren

Resources

Cemeteries

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. "William Jasper," Wikipedia.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).