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''[[United States|United States]] > [[Iowa|Iowa]] > Chickasaw County''  
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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Iowa]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Chickasaw County'''
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Guide to '''Chickasaw County Iowa genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Chickasaw County
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| county_map = Iowa Chickasaw Map.png
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| state = Iowa
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| founded year = 1815
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| founded date = January 15
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| seat = New Hampton
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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Chickasaw County Courthouse<br>8 East Prospect St.<br>P.O. Box 14<br>New Hampton, Iowa 50659-0014
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(641) 394-2336
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[http://www.chickasawcoia.org/Recorder/ Chickasaw County]
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1851--'''Chickasaw County was organized from Fayette County. County records are housed in New Hampton.  
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'''1851--'''Chickasaw County was created 15 January 18151&nbsp;from unorganized territory.&nbsp; It was attached to Fayette County prior to organization 12 September 1853.&nbsp; '''County seat:'''&nbsp; New Hampton <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
==== Boundary  ====
 
==== Boundary  ====
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==== Record Loss  ====
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'''March 26, 1880''' -- Courthouse burned and many records were damaged.
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For further information on researching in burned counties, see the following:
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*[[Burned Counties Research|Burned Counties Research in FamilySearch Wiki]]
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*[http://blogs.ancestry.com/circle/?p=2424 Michael John Neill, ''Burned Counties'' in Family History Circle]
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== Places/Localities  ==
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==== Populated Places  ====
  
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
 
[[Bremer County, Iowa|Bremer]] | [[Butler County, Iowa|Butler]] | [[Fayette County, Iowa|Fayette]] | [[Floyd County, Iowa|Floyd]] | [[Howard County, Iowa|Howard]] | [[Mitchell County, Iowa|Mitchell]] | [[Winneshiek County, Iowa|Winneshiek]]  
 
[[Bremer County, Iowa|Bremer]] | [[Butler County, Iowa|Butler]] | [[Fayette County, Iowa|Fayette]] | [[Floyd County, Iowa|Floyd]] | [[Howard County, Iowa|Howard]] | [[Mitchell County, Iowa|Mitchell]] | [[Winneshiek County, Iowa|Winneshiek]]  
 
==== Record Loss  ====
 
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
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*[http://iagenweb.org/chickasaw/cemetery/cemechicktrans.htm Chickasaw County Cemeteries]&nbsp; by Iowa GenWeb Project
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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.
  
 
==== Church  ====
 
==== Church  ====
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==== Newspapers  ====
 
==== Newspapers  ====
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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.
  
 
==== Probate  ====
 
==== Probate  ====
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
  
== Townships and Cities ==
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==== Family History Centers<br> ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
*[http://www.chickasawcoia-geniesoc.org/ Chickasaw County Iowa Genealogical Society] <!-- Tidy found serious XHTML errors --><!-- Tidy found serious XHTML errors -->
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*[http://www.chickasawcoia-geniesoc.org/ Chickasaw County Iowa Genealogical Society]  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=201940&subject_disp=Iowa%2C+Chickasaw&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*[http://iagenweb.org/chickasaw/ Chickasaw County Iowa Genweb Page]
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*{{FHL|Iowa%2C+Chickasaw|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IA/Chickasaw/ Chickasaw County, Iowa Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
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<references />{{Iowa|Iowa}}
  
 
[[Category:Chickasaw_County,_Iowa]]
 
[[Category:Chickasaw_County,_Iowa]]

Revision as of 00:50, 18 April 2013

United States Gotoarrow.png Iowa Gotoarrow.png Chickasaw County

Guide to Chickasaw County Iowa genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

Hand and keyboard.jpg Iowa
Online Records




Chickasaw County, Iowa
Map
Map of Iowa highlighting Chickasaw County
Location in the state of Iowa
Map of the U.S. highlighting Iowa
Location of Iowa in the U.S.
Facts
Founded January 15, 1815
County Seat New Hampton
Courthouse


County Courthouse

Chickasaw County Courthouse
8 East Prospect St.
P.O. Box 14
New Hampton, Iowa 50659-0014

(641) 394-2336

Chickasaw County

History

Parent County

1851--Chickasaw County was created 15 January 18151 from unorganized territory.  It was attached to Fayette County prior to organization 12 September 1853.  County seat:  New Hampton [1]

Boundary

Record Loss

March 26, 1880 -- Courthouse burned and many records were damaged.

For further information on researching in burned counties, see the following:

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Bremer | Butler | Fayette | Floyd | Howard | Mitchell | Winneshiek

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

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).