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'''1837--'''Linn County was created 21 December 1837&nbsp;from&nbsp;Dubuque County . It was attached to Jackson County prior to organization 1 June 1839.&nbsp; '''County seat:&nbsp; '''Cedar Rapids <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1837--'''Linn County was created 21 December 1837&nbsp;from&nbsp;[[Dubuque_County,_Iowa|Dubuque]] County . It was attached to Jackson County prior to organization 1 June 1839.&nbsp; '''County seat:&nbsp; '''Cedar Rapids <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
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Revision as of 00:18, 7 January 2009

 United States  > Iowa > Linn County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1837--Linn County was created 21 December 1837 from Dubuque County . It was attached to Jackson County prior to organization 1 June 1839.  County seat:  Cedar Rapids [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Benton | Buchanan | Cedar | Delaware | Iowa | Johnson | Jones

Resources

Cemeteries

GenWeb has an excellent source for cemeteries, many are already transcribed with photos.

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories 

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libaries

Web Sites

References

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