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{{Iowa-stub}} ''[[United States|United States ]] > [[Iowa|Iowa]] > Mills County''  
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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Iowa]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Mills County''' {{IADC}}
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| county = Mills County
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| state = Iowa
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| founded year = 1851
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| founded date = January 15
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| seat = Glenwood
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== County Courthouse   ==
 
== County Courthouse   ==
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==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
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*[http://www.billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=33701 Emerson Cemetery, Emerson] BillionGraves
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*[http://www.billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=33781 Farm Creek Cemetery, Henderson] BillionGraves
  
 
==== Church  ====
 
==== Church  ====
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==== Newspapers  ====
 
==== Newspapers  ====
  
{{wikipedia|List of online newspaper archives|List of online newspaper archives}}
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{{wikipedia|List of online newspaper archives|List of online newspaper archives}}  
  
*[http://millscounty.newspaperarchive.com Mills County Newspaper Archives] has several Mills County newspapers (1864-2002) available online.
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*[http://millscounty.newspaperarchive.com Mills County Newspaper Archives] has several Mills County newspapers (1864-2002) available online.  
 
*[http://glenwoodpl.newspaperarchive.com Glenwood Public Library Archives, Mills County] has several Mills County newspapers (1864-2004) available online along with a few plat books and an atlas.
 
*[http://glenwoodpl.newspaperarchive.com Glenwood Public Library Archives, Mills County] has several Mills County newspapers (1864-2004) available online along with a few plat books and an atlas.
  
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
  
==== Family History Centers ====
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==== Family History Centers ====
  
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]  
 
*[[Glenwood Iowa Family History Center]]
 
*[[Glenwood Iowa Family History Center]]
  

Revision as of 03:21, 7 March 2013

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Mills County, Iowa
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Iowa
Location of Iowa in the U.S.
Facts
Founded January 15, 1851
County Seat Glenwood
Courthouse


County Courthouse 

History

Parent County

1851--Mills County was created 15 January 1851 from Pottawattamie County. County seat: Glenwood [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Fremont | Montgomery | Page | Pottawattamie | Cass County, Nebraska | Sarpy County, Nebraska

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Migration

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

Military

Newspapers

Wikipedia
Wikipedia has more about this subject: List of online newspaper archives

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).