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{{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'''  
  
== County Courthouse  ==
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Guide to '''Mills County Iowa genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
  
== History ==
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Mills County
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| county_map = Iowa Mills Map.png
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| state = Iowa
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| state_map = Iowa.png
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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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| building address = }}
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== County Courthouse   ==
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== History ==
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1851--'''Mills County was created from Pottawattamie County. County records are housed in Glenwood.
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'''1851--'''Mills County was created 15 January 1851&nbsp;from [[Pottawattamie County, Iowa|Pottawattamie]] County. '''County seat: '''Glenwood <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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==== Boundary Changes  ====
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==== Record Loss  ====
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== Places/Localities  ==
  
==== Boundary Changes ====
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==== Populated Places  ====
  
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
 
[[Fremont County, Iowa|Fremont]] | [[Montgomery County, Iowa|Montgomery]] | [[Page County, Iowa|Page]] | [[Pottawattamie County, Iowa|Pottawattamie]] | [[Cass County, Nebraska|Cass County, Nebraska]] | [[Sarpy County, Nebraska|Sarpy County, Nebraska]]  
 
[[Fremont County, Iowa|Fremont]] | [[Montgomery County, Iowa|Montgomery]] | [[Page County, Iowa|Page]] | [[Pottawattamie County, Iowa|Pottawattamie]] | [[Cass County, Nebraska|Cass County, Nebraska]] | [[Sarpy County, Nebraska|Sarpy County, Nebraska]]  
 
==== Record Loss ====
 
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
  
==== Church ====
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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
  
==== Court ====
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==== Church  ====
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==== Court ====
  
 
==== Land  ====
 
==== Land  ====
  
==== Local Histories&nbsp; ====
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==== Local Histories  ====
  
==== Maps ====
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==== Maps ====
  
==== Military ====
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==== Migration  ====
  
==== Newspapers ====
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Early migration routes to and from {{PAGENAME}} for European settlers included:
  
==== Probate ====
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:*[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Missouri_River Missouri River]
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:*[[Oregon Trail]] 1830s from western Missouri to Oregon City, Oregon<ref>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).</ref>
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:*[[California Trail]] 1846 from western Missouri to northern California<ref>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).</ref>
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:*[[Mormon Trail]] 1846 from Nauvoo, Illinois to Salt Lake City, Utah<ref>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).</ref>
  
==== Taxation ====
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==== Military  ====
  
==== Vital Records ====
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==== Newspapers  ====
  
== Societies and Libraries ==
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{{wikipedia|List of online newspaper archives|List of online newspaper archives}}
  
== Townships and Cities ==
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*[http://millscounty.newspaperarchive.com Mills County Newspaper Archives] has several Mills County newspapers (1864-2002) available online.
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*[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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==== Probate  ====
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==== Taxation  ====
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==== Vital Records  ====
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
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==== Family History Centers  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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*[[Glenwood Iowa Family History Center]]
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=202482&subject_disp=Iowa%2C+Mills&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*{{FHL|Iowa%2C+Mills|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
 
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IA/Mills/ Mills County, Iowa Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
== References ==
 
  
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== References  ==
  
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<references /> {{Iowa|Iowa}}
  
 
[[Category:Mills_County,_Iowa]]
 
[[Category:Mills_County,_Iowa]]

Revision as of 16:30, 18 April 2013

United States Gotoarrow.png Iowa Gotoarrow.png Mills County

Guide to Mills County Iowa genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

Hand and keyboard.jpg Iowa
Online Records



Mills County, Iowa
Map
Map of Iowa highlighting Mills County
Location in the state of Iowa
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).