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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Iowa]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Delaware County'''
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Guide to '''Delaware County Iowa genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
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| founded year = 1837
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
Delaware County Courthouse<br>301 E. Main<br>P. O. Box 527<br>Manchester, IA 52057-0527<br>
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Delaware County Courthouse<br>301 E. Main<br>P. O. Box 527<br>Manchester, IA 52057-0527<br>  
  
 
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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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Revision as of 01:36, 18 April 2013

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

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

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Online Records



Delaware County, Iowa
Map
Map of Iowa highlighting Delaware County
Location in the state of Iowa
Map of the U.S. highlighting Iowa
Location of Iowa in the U.S.
Facts
Founded December 21, 1837
County Seat Manchester
Courthouse


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).