Osceola County, Iowa Genealogy

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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Iowa]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Osceola County'''  
  
== County Courthouse ==
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Guide to '''Osceola County Iowa genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
  
== History ==
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{{IADC}}
  
==== Parent County ====
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Osceola County
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| county_map = Iowa Osceola Map.png
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| state = Iowa
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| founded year = 1851
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| founded date = January 15
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| seat = Sibley
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==== Boundary Changes ====
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== County Courthouse  ==
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== History  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
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'''1851--'''Osceola County was created 15 January 1851&nbsp;from unorganized territory. It was attached to Woodbury County prior to organization 1 January 1872. '''County seat:'''&nbsp; Sibley <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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== Places/Localities  ==
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==== Populated Places  ====
  
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
 
[[Clay County, Iowa|Clay]] | [[Dickinson County, Iowa|Dickinson]] | [[Lyon County, Iowa|Lyon]] | [[O'Brien County, Iowa|O'Brien]] | [[Sioux County, Iowa|Sioux]] | [[Jackson County, Minnesota|Jackson County, Minnesota]] | [[Nobles County, Minnesota|Nobles County, Minnesota]]  
 
[[Clay County, Iowa|Clay]] | [[Dickinson County, Iowa|Dickinson]] | [[Lyon County, Iowa|Lyon]] | [[O'Brien County, Iowa|O'Brien]] | [[Sioux County, Iowa|Sioux]] | [[Jackson County, Minnesota|Jackson County, Minnesota]] | [[Nobles County, Minnesota|Nobles County, Minnesota]]  
 
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== Resources  ==
  
==== Cemeteries ====
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==== Court ====
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==== Local Histories&nbsp;  ====
 
==== Local Histories&nbsp;  ====
  
==== Maps ====
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*'''History of Osceola County, Iowa: From its Organization to the Present Time'''<br>
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by D.A.W. Perkins<br>
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Brown and Saenger, 1892<br>
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[http://books.google.com/books?id=4oIUAAAAYAAJ&pg=PA132&dq=butler+co+iowa&lr=&as_brr=1&client=firefox-a#PPA1,M1 http://books.google.com/books?id=4oIUAAAAYAAJ&amp;pg=PA132&amp;dq=butler+co+iowa&amp;lr=&amp;as_brr=1&amp;client=firefox-a#PPA1,M1]<br>
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{{wikipedia|List of online newspaper archives|List of online newspaper archives}}
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NewspaperArchive.com ($) has a large collection of digitized [http://www.newspaperarchive.com/BrowseLocations.aspx?co=7&s=39 Iowa newspapers] online. This database is sometimes free at libraries.
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==== Taxation  ====
  
==== Newspapers ====
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==== Vital Records&nbsp;  ====
  
==== Probate ====
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
  
==== Taxation ====
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==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
  
==== Vital Records&nbsp; ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
  
== Societies and Libraries ==
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== Web Sites  ==
  
== Townships and Cities ==
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*{{FHL|Iowa%2C+Osceola|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1218899033185_987" />}}
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IA/Osceola/ Osceola County, Iowa Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
  
== Web Sites ==
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== References  ==
  
== References&nbsp; ==
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<references /> {{Iowa|Iowa}}
  
 
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Revision as of 20:10, 18 April 2013

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

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Online Records



Osceola County, Iowa
Map
Map of Iowa highlighting Osceola 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 Sibley
Courthouse

Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1851--Osceola County was created 15 January 1851 from unorganized territory. It was attached to Woodbury County prior to organization 1 January 1872. County seat:  Sibley [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Clay | Dickinson | Lyon | O'Brien | Sioux | Jackson County, Minnesota | Nobles County, Minnesota

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories 

  • History of Osceola County, Iowa: From its Organization to the Present Time

by D.A.W. Perkins

Brown and Saenger, 1892

http://books.google.com/books?id=4oIUAAAAYAAJ&pg=PA132&dq=butler+co+iowa&lr=&as_brr=1&client=firefox-a#PPA1,M1

Maps

Military

Newspapers

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

NewspaperArchive.com ($) has a large collection of digitized Iowa newspapers online. This database is sometimes free at 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).