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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States]] ''> ''[[Iowa|Iowa]] > Crawford County''
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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Iowa]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Crawford'''
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
Crawford County Courthouse<br>1202 Broadway<br>Denison, IA 51442-0423<br>
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Crawford County Courthouse<br>1202 Broadway<br>Denison, IA 51442-0423<br>  
  
(712) 263-3045<br>
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(712) 263-3045<br>  
  
 
[http://www.homeinfomax.com/Public/County_Records/IA-Iowa/Crawford_county.html Crawford County]  
 
[http://www.homeinfomax.com/Public/County_Records/IA-Iowa/Crawford_county.html Crawford County]  
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1851--'''Crawford County was created 1 January 1851&nbsp;from [[Pottawattamie_County,_Iowa|Pottawattamie]] County and unorganized territory. It was attached to Shelby County prior to organization 3 September 1855. '''County seat:'''&nbsp; Denison <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1851--'''Crawford County was created 1 January 1851&nbsp;from [[Pottawattamie County, Iowa|Pottawattamie]] County and unorganized territory. It was attached to Shelby County prior to organization 3 September 1855. '''County seat:'''&nbsp; Denison <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  ==
 
== Places/Localities  ==
  
==== Populated Places ====
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==== Populated Places ====
  
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
[[Audubon County, Iowa|Audubon]] | [[Carroll County, Iowa|Carroll]] | [[Harrison County, Iowa|Harrison]] | [[Ida County, Iowa|Ida]] | [[Monona County, Iowa|Monona]] | [[Sac County, Iowa|Sac]] | [[Shelby_County,_Iowa|Shelby]] | [[Woodbury County, Iowa|Woodbury]]
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[[Audubon County, Iowa|Audubon]] | [[Carroll County, Iowa|Carroll]] | [[Harrison County, Iowa|Harrison]] | [[Ida County, Iowa|Ida]] | [[Monona County, Iowa|Monona]] | [[Sac County, Iowa|Sac]] | [[Shelby County, Iowa|Shelby]] | [[Woodbury County, Iowa|Woodbury]]  
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
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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.
  
 
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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=201985&subject_disp=Iowa%2C+Crawford&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]  
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*{{FHL|Iowa%2C+Crawford|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IA/Crawford/ Crawford County, Iowa Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
  
 
== References  ==
 
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[[Category:Crawford_County,_Iowa]]
 
[[Category:Crawford_County,_Iowa]]

Revision as of 23:36, 17 December 2012

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Online Records


County Courthouse

Crawford County Courthouse
1202 Broadway
Denison, IA 51442-0423

(712) 263-3045

Crawford County

History

Parent County

1851--Crawford County was created 1 January 1851 from Pottawattamie County and unorganized territory. It was attached to Shelby County prior to organization 3 September 1855. County seat:  Denison [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Audubon | Carroll | Harrison | Ida | Monona | Sac | Shelby | Woodbury

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).