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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States&nbsp;]] &gt; [[Iowa|Iowa]]&nbsp;&gt; Humboldt County''<br>
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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Iowa]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Humboldt County'''
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Humboldt County
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| state = Iowa
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| founded year = 1857
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| founded date = August 31
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| seat = Dakota City
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1851--'''Old Humboldt County was established 15 January 1851&nbsp;from unorganized territory. It was&nbsp;attached to&nbsp;Boone County and abolished 24 January 1855 and absorbed by Kossuth and Webster Counties.<br>'''1857-- '''Present-day Humboldt County was established 31 August 1857&nbsp;from Kossuth and Webster Counties.<br> '''County seat:''' Dakota City <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1851--'''Old Humboldt County was established 15 January 1851&nbsp;from unorganized territory. It was&nbsp;attached to&nbsp;Boone County and abolished 24 January 1855 and absorbed by Kossuth and Webster Counties.<br>'''1857-- '''Present-day Humboldt County was established 31 August 1857&nbsp;from [[Kossuth County, Iowa|Kossuth]] and [[Webster County, Iowa|Webster]] Counties.<br>'''County seat:''' Dakota City <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====
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==== Local Histories&nbsp;  ====
 
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*''The History of Humboldt County with a history of Iowa. ''Historical Pub. Co., 1901. {{FHL|171972|item}}<br>
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{{wikipedia|List of online newspaper archives|List of online newspaper archives}}
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NewspaperArchive.com ($) has a large collection of digitized [http://www.newspaperarchive.com/BrowseLocations.aspx?co=7&s=39 Iowa newspapers] online. This database is sometimes free at libraries.
  
 
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=202242&subject_disp=Iowa%2C+Humboldt&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]  
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*{{FHL|Iowa%2C+Humboldt|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IA/Humboldt/ Humboldt County, Iowa Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
  
 
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[[Category:Humboldt_County,_Iowa]]
 
[[Category:Humboldt_County,_Iowa]]

Revision as of 03:03, 7 March 2013

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Online Records



Humboldt County, Iowa
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Iowa
Location of Iowa in the U.S.
Facts
Founded August 31, 1857
County Seat Dakota City
Courthouse


County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1851--Old Humboldt County was established 15 January 1851 from unorganized territory. It was attached to Boone County and abolished 24 January 1855 and absorbed by Kossuth and Webster Counties.
1857-- Present-day Humboldt County was established 31 August 1857 from Kossuth and Webster Counties.
County seat: Dakota City [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Hancock | Kossuth | Palo Alto | Pocahontas | Webster | Wright

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories 

  • The History of Humboldt County with a history of Iowa. Historical Pub. Co., 1901. FHL Collection


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).