Poweshiek County, Iowa Genealogy

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'''1843--'''Poweshiek County was created from Mesquakie Indian lands. '''County seat:&nbsp;'''&nbsp;Montezuma <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1843--'''Poweshiek County was created 17 February 1843&nbsp;from&nbsp;Keokuk County.&nbsp; It was attached to Mahaska and iowa Counties prior to&nbsp;organization 3 April 1848. &nbsp;'''County seat:&nbsp;'''&nbsp;Montezuma <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
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 United States  > Iowa > Poweshiek County

Contents

County Courthouse 

History

Parent County

1843--Poweshiek County was created 17 February 1843 from Keokuk County.  It was attached to Mahaska and iowa Counties prior to organization 3 April 1848.  County seat:  Montezuma [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Benton | Iowa | Jasper | Keokuk | Mahaska | Marshall | Tama

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories 

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).