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{{Iowa-stub}}''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Iowa|Iowa]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Grundy County'''  
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
 
 
[[Image:Felix Grundy.JPG|thumb|right|164px]]  
 
[[Image:Felix Grundy.JPG|thumb|right|164px]]  
 
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The county is named after U.S. Attorney General [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Felix_Grundy Felix Grundy] (1777-1840).<ref>[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Felix_Grundy "Felix Grundy,"] Wikipedia.</ref> {{Wikipedia|Grundy County}}
The county is named after U.S. Attorney General [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Felix_Grundy Felix Grundy] (1777-1840).<ref>[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Felix_Grundy "Felix Grundy,"] Wikipedia.</ref>  
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===Parent County===
 
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=== Boundary Changes===
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===Record Loss====
 
 
'''1851--'''Grundy County was created 15 January 1851 from unorganized territory. It was attached to Buchanan and&nbsp;Black Hawk Counties prior to organization 25 December 1856. '''County seat:''' Grundy Center <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===
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===Neighboring Counties===
 
 
==== Neighboring Counties ====
 
 
 
 
[[Black Hawk County, Iowa|Black Hawk]] | [[Butler County, Iowa|Butler]] | [[Franklin County, Iowa|Franklin]] | [[Hardin County, Iowa|Hardin]] | [[Marshall County, Iowa|Marshall]] | [[Tama County, Iowa|Tama]]  
 
[[Black Hawk County, Iowa|Black Hawk]] | [[Butler County, Iowa|Butler]] | [[Franklin County, Iowa|Franklin]] | [[Hardin County, Iowa|Hardin]] | [[Marshall County, Iowa|Marshall]] | [[Tama County, Iowa|Tama]]  
 
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
 
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===Cemeteries===
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===Census===
 
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Iowa recorded not only the federal census but state census through out the years too. The state census contains very valuable genealogical information. Where the census information can be found, what years it was taken, mortality schedules, census substitutions and much more is discussed in the very informative [[Iowa Census]] article.
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===Land===
 
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===Local Histories===
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*'''Iowa USGS Topographic'''<br>Choose Airport, Bridge, Building, Cemetery, Church, Civil, Hospital, Lake, Locale, Park, Populated Place, Post Office, School, Stream, Summit, Trail<br>[http://www.topozone.com/states/Iowa.asp?county=Grundy http://www.topozone.com/states/Iowa.asp?county=Grundy]<br>
 
*'''Iowa USGS Topographic'''<br>Choose Airport, Bridge, Building, Cemetery, Church, Civil, Hospital, Lake, Locale, Park, Populated Place, Post Office, School, Stream, Summit, Trail<br>[http://www.topozone.com/states/Iowa.asp?county=Grundy http://www.topozone.com/states/Iowa.asp?county=Grundy]<br>
 
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
 
*{{FHL|Iowa%2C+Grundy|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}  
 
*{{FHL|Iowa%2C+Grundy|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}  
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IA/Grundy/ Grundy County, Iowa Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IA/Grundy/ Grundy County, Iowa Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
 
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== Sources and Footnotes ==
== References  ==
 
 
 
 
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{{Iowa|Iowa}}
 
{{Iowa|Iowa}}
 
[[Category:Grundy_County,_Iowa]]
 
[[Category:Grundy_County,_Iowa]]

Revision as of 19:02, 21 July 2011

Template:Iowa-stubUnited States Gotoarrow.png Iowa Gotoarrow.png Grundy County

County Courthouse

History

Felix Grundy.JPG
The county is named after U.S. Attorney General Felix Grundy (1777-1840).[1]
Wikipedia
Wikipedia has more about this subject: Grundy County

Parent County

Boundary Changes

Record Loss=

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Black Hawk | Butler | Franklin | Hardin | Marshall | Tama

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

Iowa recorded not only the federal census but state census through out the years too. The state census contains very valuable genealogical information. Where the census information can be found, what years it was taken, mortality schedules, census substitutions and much more is discussed in the very informative Iowa Census article.

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Birth

Marriage

Death

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

Sources and Footnotes

  1. "Felix Grundy," Wikipedia.