Louisa County, Iowa Genealogy

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==

Revision as of 03:12, 7 March 2013

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Online Records



Louisa County, Iowa
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Iowa
Location of Iowa in the U.S.
Facts
Founded December 7, 1836
County Seat Wapello
Courthouse

Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1836--Louisa County was created 7 December 1836 from Des Moines County. County seat:  Wapello [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Des Moines | Henry | Johnson | Muscatine | Washington | Henderson County, Illinois | Mercer County, Illinois | Rock Island County, Illinois

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories 

  • History of Louisa County Iowa: From Its Earliest Settlement to 1912 Vol. 1

by Arthur Springer

S.J. Clarke Publishing Company, 1914

http://books.google.com/books?id=S4EUAAAAYAAJ&pg=PA247&dq=butler+co+iowa&lr=&as_brr=1&client=firefox-a#PPR3,M1

Maps

Military

Newspapers

  • NewspaperArchive.com ($) has historical newspapers online including Burlington newspapers dating back to the 1840's that may have included Louisa County residents. This database is free at some libraries.

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).