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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Iowa|Iowa]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] Monroe County''  
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
== History  ==
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== Quick Facts ==
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1843--'''Monroe County was created 17 February 1843&nbsp;from unorganized territory. It was formerly Kishkekosh County, and renamed to Monroe 1 August 1846. It was attached to Wapello and Jefferson&nbsp;Counties prior to organization 1 July 1845.&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;'''County seat:''' Albia <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1843''' Monroe County was created 17 February 1843 from unorganized territory. It was formerly Kishkekosh County, and renamed to Monroe 1 August 1846. It was attached to Wapello and Jefferson Counties prior to organization 1 July 1845.&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;'''County seat:''' Albia <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
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[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~iabiog/appanoose/ham1903/ham1903.htm Biographical and Genealogical History of Appanoose and Monroe Counties, Iowa]  
 
[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~iabiog/appanoose/ham1903/ham1903.htm Biographical and Genealogical History of Appanoose and Monroe Counties, Iowa]  
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[http://www.davidrumsey.com/directory/where/Adel++Iowa+/ David Rumsey Map Collectioon]&nbsp;is a large online collection of rare, old, antique historical atlases, globes, maps, charts plus other cartographic treasures. This Collection features the city of Avery.  
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[http://www.davidrumsey.com/directory/where/Adel++Iowa+/ David Rumsey Map Collectioon] is a large online collection of rare, old, antique historical atlases, globes, maps, charts plus other cartographic treasures. This Collection features the city of Avery.  
  
 
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[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=202500&subject_disp=Iowa%2C+Monroe&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]  
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[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=202500 Family History Library Catalog]  
  
 
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Revision as of 09:03, 17 April 2010

United States Gotoarrow.png Iowa Gotoarrow.png Monroe County

County Courthouse

Quick Facts

Parent County

1843 Monroe County was created 17 February 1843 from unorganized territory. It was formerly Kishkekosh County, and renamed to Monroe 1 August 1846. It was attached to Wapello and Jefferson Counties prior to organization 1 July 1845.   County seat: Albia [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Appanoose | Davis | Lucas | Mahaska | Marion | Wapello | Wayne

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

History

Biographical and Genealogical History of Appanoose and Monroe Counties, Iowa

Maps

David Rumsey Map Collectioon is a large online collection of rare, old, antique historical atlases, globes, maps, charts plus other cartographic treasures. This Collection features the city of Avery.

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).