Pocahontas County, Iowa Genealogy

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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Iowa]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Pocahontas County'''  
  
== County Courthouse ==
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Guide to '''Pocahontas County Iowa genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
  
== History ==
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Pocahontas County
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| county_map = Iowa Pocahontas 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 = Pocahontas
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== County Courthouse  ==
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== History ==
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1851--'''Pocahontas County was created from Humboldt and Greene Counties. County records are housed in Pocahontas.
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'''1851--'''Pocahontas County was created 15 January 1851&nbsp;from unorganized territory. It was attached to Conne and [[Webster County, Iowa|Webster]] Counties prior to organization 11 May 1859. '''County seat:&nbsp;''' Pocahontas <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
==== Boundary Changes ====
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==== Boundary Changes ====
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==== Record Loss  ====
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== Places/Localities  ==
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==== Populated Places  ====
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Fonda | Gilmore City | Havelock | Laurens | Palmer | Plover | Pocahontas | Rolfe | Varina <br>
  
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
 
[[Buena Vista County, Iowa|Buena Vista]] | [[Calhoun County, Iowa|Calhoun]] | [[Clay County, Iowa|Clay]] | [[Humboldt County, Iowa|Humboldt]] | [[Kossuth County, Iowa|Kossuth]] | [[Palo Alto County, Iowa|Palo Alto]] | [[Sac County, Iowa|Sac]] | [[Webster County, Iowa|Webster]]  
 
[[Buena Vista County, Iowa|Buena Vista]] | [[Calhoun County, Iowa|Calhoun]] | [[Clay County, Iowa|Clay]] | [[Humboldt County, Iowa|Humboldt]] | [[Kossuth County, Iowa|Kossuth]] | [[Palo Alto County, Iowa|Palo Alto]] | [[Sac County, Iowa|Sac]] | [[Webster County, Iowa|Webster]]  
 
==== Record Loss ====
 
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
  
==== Cemeteries ====
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==== Cemeteries ====
  
 
==== Church ====
 
==== Church ====
  
==== Court ====
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===== Lutheran  =====
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'''Gilmore City'''
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*Records of the American Lutheran Church, Gilmore City, in Evangelical Lutheran Church in America database at [http://www.archives.com Archives.com] ($).
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'''Laurens'''
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*Records of the American Lutheran Church, Laurens, in Evangelical Lutheran Church in America database at [http://www.archives.com Archives.com] ($).
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'''Palmer'''
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*Records of the American Lutheran Church, Callender, in Evangelical Lutheran Church in America database at [http://www.archives.com Archives.com] ($).
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'''Pocahontas'''
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*Records of the American Lutheran Church, Pocahontas, in Evangelical Lutheran Church in America database at [http://www.archives.com Archives.com] ($).
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==== Land  ====
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==== Local Histories&nbsp;  ====
 
==== Local Histories&nbsp;  ====
  
==== Maps ====
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==== Probate  ====
  
==== Military ====
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==== 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+Pocahontas|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IA/Pocahontas/ Pocahontas County, Iowa Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
  
== Web Sites ==
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== References  ==
  
== References&nbsp; ==
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Revision as of 19:13, 10 June 2013

United States Gotoarrow.png Iowa Gotoarrow.png Pocahontas County

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

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Online Records



Pocahontas County, Iowa
Map
Map of Iowa highlighting Pocahontas 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 Pocahontas
Courthouse

Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1851--Pocahontas County was created 15 January 1851 from unorganized territory. It was attached to Conne and Webster Counties prior to organization 11 May 1859. County seat:  Pocahontas [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Fonda | Gilmore City | Havelock | Laurens | Palmer | Plover | Pocahontas | Rolfe | Varina

Neighboring Counties

Buena Vista | Calhoun | Clay | Humboldt | Kossuth | Palo Alto | Sac | Webster

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Lutheran

Gilmore City

  • Records of the American Lutheran Church, Gilmore City, in Evangelical Lutheran Church in America database at Archives.com ($).

Laurens

  • Records of the American Lutheran Church, Laurens, in Evangelical Lutheran Church in America database at Archives.com ($).

Palmer

  • Records of the American Lutheran Church, Callender, in Evangelical Lutheran Church in America database at Archives.com ($).

Pocahontas

  • Records of the American Lutheran Church, Pocahontas, in Evangelical Lutheran Church in America database at Archives.com ($).

Court

Land

Local Histories 

Maps

Military

Newspapers

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).