Difference between revisions of "Benton County, Iowa Genealogy"

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'''1837--'''Benton County was created from an Indian Land purchase. County records are housed in Vinton.  
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'''1837--'''Benton County was created from an Indian Land purchase. '''County seat:''' Vinton <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
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Revision as of 19:51, 7 October 2008

United States > Iowa > Benton County

County Courthouse

Benton County Courthouse
111 E. 4th St.
P. O. Box 719
Vinton, IA 52349-1771

(319) 833-3012

Benton County

History

Parent County

1837--Benton County was created from an Indian Land purchase. County seat: Vinton [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Black Hawk | Buchanan | Iowa | Johnson | Linn | Poweshiek | Tama

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories 

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

Family History Library Catalog

References

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