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'''1837--'''Clinton County was created&nbsp;21 December 1837 from&nbsp;from [[Dubuque_County,_Iowa|Dubuque]] County. It was attached to Scott County prior to organization 5 January 1841. &nbsp;'''County seat:'''&nbsp; Clinton <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1837--'''Clinton County was created&nbsp;21 December 1837 from&nbsp;from [[Dubuque County, Iowa|Dubuque]] County. It was attached to Scott County prior to organization 5 January 1841. &nbsp;'''County seat:'''&nbsp; Clinton <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
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*Search for your ancestor's headstone at the [http://iowagravestones.org/ Iowa Gravestone Photo Project]. Submit your own photos to be included in the project. Projections are that by end of 2008 there will be over 400,000 gravestone photos searchable online in the project. Currently there are over 382,000 gravestone photo records in the project.
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*Search for your ancestor's headstone at the [http://iowagravestones.org/ Iowa Gravestone Photo Project]. Submit your own photos to be included in the project. Projections are that by end of 2008 there will be over 400,000 gravestone photos searchable online in the project. Currently there are over 382,000 gravestone photo records in the project.  
 
*Also search the [http://iowawpagraves.org/ WPA - Works Projects Administration 1920's Graves Registration Survey] for your ancestor's burial place. There are 654,159 records within 82 Iowa counties included in this index.
 
*Also search the [http://iowawpagraves.org/ WPA - Works Projects Administration 1920's Graves Registration Survey] for your ancestor's burial place. There are 654,159 records within 82 Iowa counties included in this index.
  
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Revision as of 00:06, 26 August 2010

Template:Iowa-stubUnited States > Iowa > Clinton County

County Courthouse

Clinton County Courthouse
1900 North 3rd Street
P.O. Box 2957
Clinton IA 52733-2957

(563)244-0565

Clinton County


History

Parent County

1837--Clinton County was created 21 December 1837 from from Dubuque County. It was attached to Scott County prior to organization 5 January 1841.  County seat:  Clinton [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Cedar | Jackson | Jones | Scott | Carroll County, Illinois | Rock Island County, Illinois | Whiteside County, Illinois

Resources

Cemeteries

  • Search for your ancestor's headstone at the Iowa Gravestone Photo Project. Submit your own photos to be included in the project. Projections are that by end of 2008 there will be over 400,000 gravestone photos searchable online in the project. Currently there are over 382,000 gravestone photo records in the project.
  • Also search the WPA - Works Projects Administration 1920's Graves Registration Survey for your ancestor's burial place. There are 654,159 records within 82 Iowa counties included in this index.

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories 

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

Family History Library Catalog

References

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