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''[[United States|United States ]] > [[Iowa|Iowa]] > Delaware County''  
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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Iowa]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Delaware County'''
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{{IADC}}
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
Delaware County Courthouse<br>
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Delaware County Courthouse<br>301 E. Main<br>P. O. Box 527<br>Manchester, IA 52057-0527<br>  
301 E. Main<br>
 
P. O. Box 527<br>
 
Manchester, IA 52057-0527<br>
 
 
 
  
(319) 927-4942
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<br>(319) 927-4942  
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1837--'''Delaware County was created from Dubuque County. County records are housed in Manchester.  
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'''1837--'''Delaware County was created 21 December 1837&nbsp;from [[Dubuque County, Iowa|Dubuque]] County.&nbsp; It was organized 19 November 1841. '''County seat:&nbsp;''' Manchester <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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==== Populated Places  ====
  
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
 
[[Buchanan County, Iowa|Buchanan]] | [[Clayton County, Iowa|Clayton]] | [[Dubuque County, Iowa|Dubuque]] | [[Fayette County, Iowa|Fayette]] | [[Jones County, Iowa|Jones]] | [[Linn County, Iowa|Linn]]  
 
[[Buchanan County, Iowa|Buchanan]] | [[Clayton County, Iowa|Clayton]] | [[Dubuque County, Iowa|Dubuque]] | [[Fayette County, Iowa|Fayette]] | [[Jones County, Iowa|Jones]] | [[Linn County, Iowa|Linn]]  
 
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== 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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*NewspaperArchive.com ($) has historical newspapers online including [http://www.newspaperarchive.com/BrowseLocations.aspx?cntry=7&st=39&ci=4783 Cedar Rapids newspapers] that may have included Delaware County residents. This database is free at some libraries.
  
 
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
  
== Townships and Cities ==
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
[http://iagenweb.org/delaware/resources/dgs/delaware_genealogical_society.htm Delaware County, Iowa Genealogical Society]  
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*[http://iagenweb.org/delaware/ Delaware County,&nbsp;IAGenWeb]
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*{{FHL|Iowa%2C+Delaware|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IA/Delaware/ Delaware County, Iowa Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
  
[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=202039&subject_disp=Iowa%2C+Delaware&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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== References  ==
  
== References  ==
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<references /> {{Iowa|Iowa}}
  
 
[[Category:Delaware_County,_Iowa]]
 
[[Category:Delaware_County,_Iowa]]

Revision as of 14:37, 18 December 2012

This article is about an central-east county of Iowa. For other uses, see Delaware (disambiguation).

United States Gotoarrow.png Iowa Gotoarrow.png Delaware County

Hand and keyboard.jpg Iowa
Online Records


County Courthouse

Delaware County Courthouse
301 E. Main
P. O. Box 527
Manchester, IA 52057-0527


(319) 927-4942

History

Parent County

1837--Delaware County was created 21 December 1837 from Dubuque County.  It was organized 19 November 1841. County seat:  Manchester [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Buchanan | Clayton | Dubuque | Fayette | Jones | Linn

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

  • NewspaperArchive.com ($) has historical newspapers online including Cedar Rapids newspapers that may have included Delaware County residents. This database is free at some 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).