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{{stub}} ''[[United States|United States ]] > [[Iowa|Iowa]] > O'Brien County''  
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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Iowa]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''O'Brien County''' {{IADC}}
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = O'Brien 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 = Primghar
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1851--'''O'Brien County was created from Cherokee County. '''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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'''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>  
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
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==== Record Loss  ====
 
==== Record Loss  ====
  
== Places/Localities ==
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== Places/Localities ==
====Populated Places====
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==== Populated Places ====
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
 
[[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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== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== Newspapers  ====
 
==== Newspapers  ====
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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.
  
 
==== Probate  ====
 
==== Probate  ====
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
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==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=202520&subject_disp=Iowa%2C+O%27Brien&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]  
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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)
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
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[[Category:O'Brien_County,_Iowa]]
 
[[Category:O'Brien_County,_Iowa]]

Revision as of 01:14, 8 March 2013

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Online Records



O'Brien County, Iowa
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Iowa
Location of Iowa in the U.S.
Facts
Founded January 15, 1851
County Seat Primghar
Courthouse


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).