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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States]] > [[Iowa|Iowa]] > Audubon County''  
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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Iowa]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Audubon County'''
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| county = Audubon County
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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 = Audubon
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Audubon County Courthouse<br>319 Leroy St<br>Audubon, IA 50025<br> Phone: (712) 563-4275 <br>[http://metc.net/libexira/courthouse/courthouse.html '''Audubon County Website'''] }}
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
Audubon County Courthouse<br>319 Leroy St<br>Audubon, IA 50025<br>
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Audubon County Courthouse<br>319 Leroy St<br>Audubon, IA 50025<br>  
  
 
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1851--'''Audubon County was created 15 January 1851&nbsp;Cass and Black Hawk Counties. '''County&nbsp;seat:&nbsp;'''&nbsp;Audubon <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1851--'''Audubon County was created 15 January 1851&nbsp; from [[Pottawattamie County, Iowa|Pottawattamie]] County. Audubon was attached to Cass and Black Hawk Counties prior to organization 9 July 1855. '''County&nbsp;seat:&nbsp;'''&nbsp;Audubon <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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== Places/Localities ==
====Populated Places====
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For a list of cities and townships go to [http://iowa.hometownlocator.com/ia/audubon/ hometownlocator.com] or [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Audubon_County,_Iowa wikipedia.org.]
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
 
[[Adair County, Iowa|Adair]] | [[Carroll County, Iowa|Carroll]] | [[Cass County, Iowa|Cass]] | [[Crawford County, Iowa|Crawford]] | [[Guthrie County, Iowa|Guthrie]] | [[Shelby County, Iowa|Shelby]]  
 
[[Adair County, Iowa|Adair]] | [[Carroll County, Iowa|Carroll]] | [[Cass County, Iowa|Cass]] | [[Crawford County, Iowa|Crawford]] | [[Guthrie County, Iowa|Guthrie]] | [[Shelby County, Iowa|Shelby]]  
  
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== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
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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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{{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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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
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==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=201810&subject_disp=Iowa%2C+Audubon&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]  
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IA/Audubon/ Audubon County, Iowa Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
  
 
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[[Category:Audubon_County,_Iowa]]

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Audubon County, Iowa
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Iowa
Location of Iowa in the U.S.
Facts
Founded January 15, 1851
County Seat Audubon
Courthouse
Address Audubon County Courthouse
319 Leroy St
Audubon, IA 50025
Phone: (712) 563-4275
Audubon County Website


County Courthouse

Audubon County Courthouse
319 Leroy St
Audubon, IA 50025

(712) 563-4275

Audubon County

History

Parent County

1851--Audubon County was created 15 January 1851  from Pottawattamie County. Audubon was attached to Cass and Black Hawk Counties prior to organization 9 July 1855. County seat:  Audubon [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

For a list of cities and townships go to hometownlocator.com or wikipedia.org.

Neighboring Counties

Adair | Carroll | Cass | Crawford | Guthrie | Shelby


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

David Rumsey Map Collection is a large online collection of rare, old, antique historical atlases, globes, maps, charts plus other cartographic treasures.

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).