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{{stub}} ''[[United States|United States ]] > [[Iowa|Iowa]] > Scott County''  
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1837--'''Scott County was created 21 December 1837&nbsp;from Dubuque, Cook, and Muscatine Counties.<br> '''County seat:'''&nbsp; Davenport <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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'''1837--'''Scott County was created 21 December 1837&nbsp;from [[Dubuque County, Iowa|Dubuque]], [[Cook County, Iowa|Cook]], and [[Muscatine County, Iowa|Muscatine]] Counties.<br>'''County seat:'''&nbsp; Davenport <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
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== Places/Localities  ==
 
== Places/Localities  ==
  
==== Populated Places ====
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==== Populated Places ====
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[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bettendorf,_Iowa Bettendorf]
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[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Blue_Grass,_Iowa Blue Grass]
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[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Buffalo,_Iowa Buffalo]
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[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Davenport,_Iowa Davenport]
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[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dixon,_Iowa Dixon]
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[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Donahue,_Iowa Donahue]
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[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Durant,_Iowa Durant]
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[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eldridge,_Iowa Eldridge]
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[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Le_Claire,_Iowa Le Claire]
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[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Long_Grove,_Iowa Long Grove]
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[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Maysville,_Iowa Maysville]
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[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/McCausland,_Iowa McCausland]
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[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/New_Liberty,_Iowa New Liberty]
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[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Panorama_Park,_Iowa Panorama Park]
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[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Princeton,_Iowa Princeton]
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[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Riverdale,_Iowa Riverdale]
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[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Walcott,_Iowa Walcott]
  
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
[[Cedar County, Iowa|Cedar]] | [[Clinton County, Iowa|Clinton]] | [[Muscatine County, Iowa|Muscatine]] | [[Rock Island County, Illinois|Rock Island County, Illinois]]  
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[[Cedar County, Iowa|Cedar]] | [[Clinton County, Iowa|Clinton]] | [[Muscatine County, Iowa|Muscatine]] | [[Rock Island County, Illinois|Rock Island County, Illinois]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
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==== Census  ====
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Davenport Public Libary has put an index to the [http://www.qcmemory.org/Page/Local_Index_Databases.aspx?nt=203 1856, 1885, and 1925 Census] for Scott County on the Internet. As of 29 April 2010, the 1925 index is still in data entry, and there are a stack of books several inches tall yet to be entered. If you'd like to help, contact Janet Greenlee&nbsp;of the the Scott County Iowa Genealogical Society (j dot .greenlee at hotmail dot com).
  
 
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==== Church  ====
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==== Newspapers  ====
 
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The [http://www.qcmemory.org/ Davenport Public Library] has the&nbsp;Davenport Daily Gazette on line, by clicking on Local databases.<br>
  
 
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The Davenport Public Library has placed the [http://www.qcmemory.org/Page/Local_Index_Databases.aspx?nt=203 Scott County Marriage Certificates]: Index, pre 1836-c1925 on the internet.
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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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*[[Davenport Iowa Family History Center]]
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=202605&subject_disp=Iowa%2C+Scott&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]  
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*{{FHL|Iowa%2C+Scott|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IA/Scott/ Scott County, Iowa Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
  
 
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[[Category:Scott_County,_Iowa]]

Revision as of 20:24, 7 November 2011

Template:Iowa-stub United States  > Iowa > Scott County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1837--Scott County was created 21 December 1837 from Dubuque, Cook, and Muscatine Counties.
County seat:  Davenport [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Bettendorf

Blue Grass

Buffalo

Davenport

Dixon

Donahue

Durant

Eldridge

Le Claire

Long Grove

Maysville

McCausland

New Liberty

Panorama Park

Princeton

Riverdale

Walcott

Neighboring Counties

Cedar | Clinton | Muscatine | Rock Island County, Illinois

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

Davenport Public Libary has put an index to the 1856, 1885, and 1925 Census for Scott County on the Internet. As of 29 April 2010, the 1925 index is still in data entry, and there are a stack of books several inches tall yet to be entered. If you'd like to help, contact Janet Greenlee of the the Scott County Iowa Genealogical Society (j dot .greenlee at hotmail dot com).

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories 

Maps

Military

Newspapers

The Davenport Public Library has the Davenport Daily Gazette on line, by clicking on Local databases.

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

The Davenport Public Library has placed the Scott County Marriage Certificates: Index, pre 1836-c1925 on the internet.

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).