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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==

Revision as of 02:02, 17 April 2013

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Online Records



Guthrie County, Iowa
Map
Map of Iowa highlighting Guthrie County
Location in the state of Iowa
Map of the U.S. highlighting Iowa
Location of Iowa in the U.S.
Facts
Founded March 3, 1851
County Seat Guthrie Center
Courthouse


County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1851--Guthrie County was created 15 January 1851 from unorganized territory. County seat:  Guthrie Center [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1857 and March 3, 1882 -- Courthouse burned and many records were damaged.

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

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Adair | Audubon | Carroll | Cass | Dallas | Greene | Madison

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories 

History of Adair and Guthrie County 

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).