Difference between revisions of "Fremont County, Iowa Genealogy"

From FamilySearch Wiki
Jump to: navigation, search
Line 32: Line 32:
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
  
==== Cemeteries ====
+
==== Cemeteries ====
  
 +
*[http://www.billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=136324 Mount Calvary Cemetery, Imogene] BillionGraves
 
*[http://billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=127677 Thurman Cemetery, Thurman] BillionGraves
 
*[http://billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=127677 Thurman Cemetery, Thurman] BillionGraves
  

Revision as of 20:16, 9 April 2012

Template:Iowa-stub United States  > Iowa > Fremont County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1847--Fremont County was created 24 February 1847 from unorganized territory. It was attached to Appanoose County prior to organization 10 September 1849.  County seat:  Sidney [1]

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Iowa boundary changes.

Record Loss

1863 and 1888 -- Courthouse burned and many records were damaged.

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

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Mills | Montgomery | Page | Atchison County, Missouri | Cass County, Nebraska | Otoe County, Nebraska

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Plum Hollow

Court

Land

Local Histories 

Maps

Migration

Early migration routes to and from Fremont County, Iowa Genealogy for European settlers included:

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).
  2. National Park Service, "(Auto Tour Route) Maps" in Oregon National Historic Trail at http://www.nps.gov/oreg/planyourvisit/maps.htm (accessed 18 July 2011).
  3. National Park Service, "(Auto Tour Route) Maps" in California National Historic Trail at http://www.nps.gov/cali/planyourvisit/maps.htm (accessed 18 July 2011).
  4. National Park Service, "Auto Tour Route Maps" in Mormon Pioneer National Historic Trail at http://www.nps.gov/mopi/planyourvisit/maps.htm (accessed 18 July 2011).