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'''1851--'''Harrison County was created 15 January 1851&nbsp;from [[Pottawattamie_County,_Iowa|Pottawattamie]] County. It was organized 7 March 1853.<br> '''County seat:'''&nbsp; Logan <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1851--'''Harrison County was created 15 January 1851&nbsp;from [[Pottawattamie County, Iowa|Pottawattamie]] County. It was organized 7 March 1853.<br>'''County seat:'''&nbsp; Logan <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
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*[http://blogs.ancestry.com/circle/?p=2424 Michael John Neill, ''Burned Counties'' in Family History Circle]
 
*[http://blogs.ancestry.com/circle/?p=2424 Michael John Neill, ''Burned Counties'' in Family History Circle]
  
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[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=202208&subject_disp=Iowa%2C+Harrison&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]  
 
[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=202208&subject_disp=Iowa%2C+Harrison&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]  
  
 
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Revision as of 22:54, 26 August 2010

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

== County Courthouse ==Template:Iowa-stub


History

Parent County

1851--Harrison County was created 15 January 1851 from Pottawattamie County. It was organized 7 March 1853.
County seat:  Logan [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

September 1854 -- Courthouse burned and many records were damaged.

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

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Crawford | Monona | Pottawattamie | Shelby | Burt County, Nebraska | Washington County, Nebraska

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Harris Grove

Court

Land

Local Histories 

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

Family History Library Catalog

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).