Adair County, Iowa Genealogy
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- 1 County Courthouse
- 2 History
- 3 Places/Localities
- 4 Resources
- 5 Societies and Libraries
- 6 Web Sites
- 7 References
Adair County Courthouse
P. O. Box L
Greenfield, IA 5089-1290
1851--AAdair County was created in January 15, 1851 from Pottawattamie, Dallas, Mahaska, Monroe, Polk and Cass Counties. County records are housed in Greenfield. County. The county was attached to Pottawattamie and Cass Counties prior to organization 6 May 1854. County seat: Greenfield 
1889 -- Courthouse burned and many records were damaged.
For further information on researching in burned counties, see the following:
- Burned Counties Research in FamilySearch Wiki
- Michael John Neill, Burned Counties in Family History Circle
- Berea 
Cemeteries for Adair County are:
Transcriptions for some of these cemeteries can be found at:
- Interment.net cemetery records.
- Iowa WPA Graves Registration
- Iowa Gravestone Photo Project
- Saving Graves
- Tombstone Transcription Project
- Affidavit index, 1907-1924.  Microfilm of originals housed at the Clerk of the District Court, Adair County, Greenfield, Iowa. Affidavits concerning land transactions.
David Rumsey Map Collection is a large online collection of rare, old, antique historical atlases, globes, maps, charts plus other cartographic treasures.
Societies and Libraries
- Adair County Anquestors Genealogy Society Adair County, Iowa
- Adair County Biographies part 1
- Adair County Biographies part 2
- Family History Library Catalog
- The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
- NAco National Association of Counties
- Hometown Locator
- City Data
- Adair County Townships
- Adair County (Iowa). Clerk of the District Court (Main Author),Affidavit index, 1907-1924 Family History Film [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=533472&disp=Affidavit+index%2C+1907-1924%20%20&columns=*,0,0 FHL US/CAN Film 1787316 Items 2-3].