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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Iowa]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''O'Brien County'''
== History and Tidbits  ==
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=== Cities ===
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== County Courthouse ==
  
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=== County Government Site  ===
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'''1851--'''O'Brien County was created 15 January 1851&nbsp;from&nbsp;unorganized territory. It was attached to Woodbury County prior to organization 7 April 1860. '''County seat: '''Primghar <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
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[[Buena Vista County, Iowa|Buena Vista]] | [[Cherokee County, Iowa|Cherokee]] | [[Clay County, Iowa|Clay]] | [[Dickinson County, Iowa|Dickinson]] | [[Lyon County, Iowa|Lyon]] | [[Osceola County, Iowa|Osceola]] | [[Plymouth County, Iowa|Plymouth]] | [[Sioux County, Iowa|Sioux]]  
 
[[Buena Vista County, Iowa|Buena Vista]] | [[Cherokee County, Iowa|Cherokee]] | [[Clay County, Iowa|Clay]] | [[Dickinson County, Iowa|Dickinson]] | [[Lyon County, Iowa|Lyon]] | [[Osceola County, Iowa|Osceola]] | [[Plymouth County, Iowa|Plymouth]] | [[Sioux County, Iowa|Sioux]]  
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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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==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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== Web Sites  ==
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*{{FHL|Iowa%2C+O%27Brien|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IA/OBrien/ O'Brien County, Iowa Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
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== References  ==
  
== Genealogy and History Websites  ==
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<references /> {{Iowa|Iowa}}
  
 
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Revision as of 17:38, 18 December 2012

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Online Records


County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1851--O'Brien County was created 15 January 1851 from unorganized territory. It was attached to Woodbury County prior to organization 7 April 1860. County seat: Primghar [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Buena Vista | Cherokee | Clay | Dickinson | Lyon | Osceola | Plymouth | Sioux


Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories 

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).