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{{stub}} ''[[United States|United States ]] > [[Iowa|Iowa]] > Warren County''  
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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*[http://www.co.warren.ia.us/ Warren County homepage]
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1846--'''Warren County was created from Polk County. '''County&nbsp;seat:'''&nbsp;&nbsp;Indianola <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1846--'''Warren County was created 13 January 1846&nbsp;from unorganized territory. It was attached to Mahaska County prior to organization 10 February 1849. '''County&nbsp;seat:'''&nbsp;&nbsp;Indianola <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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*1856 Warren County Census missing (?)
====Populated Places====
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== Places/Localities ==
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==== Populated Places ====
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
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==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
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*[http://iagenweb.org/warren/cemeteries/cemeteries.html Warren County Cemeteries]&nbsp;list as found in Cemetery and Death Records of Warren County, Iowa by the Warren County Genealogical Society, 1980
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*[http://iowagravestones.org/index.php?search=custom&new_cid=91&cfield=last&ctype=1&ctxt= Warren County gravestones]&nbsp;Iowa gravestone project
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==== '''Census'''  ====
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~cenfiles/ia/warren/1850/index.txt 1850 Warren County, Iowa]
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*[http://iagenweb.org/census/warren/1853warren.txt 1853 Warren County, Iowa State Census]
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.org/ia/warren/census.html 1860 Warren County, Iowa]&nbsp;link to index pages and transcriptions
  
 
==== Church  ====
 
==== Church  ====
  
 
==== Court  ====
 
==== Court  ====
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==== Directories ====
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*Fold3.com ($) has [http://www.fold3.com/title_661/city_directories_des_moines Des Moines City Directories] 1881-1913 (2 yrs. missing) and miscellaneous years going back to 1866 available online.
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*[http://iagenweb.org/warren/Places/1875patrons.htm 1875 Patrons of the Iowa State Atlas (Warren County)]
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*[http://iagenweb.org/warren/Places/1875biz.htm 1875 Warren County Business Directory]
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*[http://iagenweb.org/warren/Places/history.htm#1879 1879 City Directories for Warren&nbsp;County ]link to index of City's indexed and mapped
  
 
==== Land  ====
 
==== Land  ====
  
 
==== Local Histories&nbsp;  ====
 
==== Local Histories&nbsp;  ====
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~iabiog/warren/hw1879/hw1879.htm History of Warren County, Iowa (Des Moines: Union Historical Company, 1879)]&nbsp;Bioindex, all 644 bios online&nbsp;
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~iabiog/warren/hw1908/hw1908.htm History of Warren County, Iowa...to 1908, by Rev. W. C. Martin. Chicago: S. J. Clarke Pub. Co., 1908]. - index, 27 bios online
  
 
==== Maps  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
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*[http://iagenweb.org/warren/Places/indianolamap.htm 1875 Map of the City of Indianola]
  
 
==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
==== Newspapers  ====
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{{wikipedia|List of online newspaper archives|List of online newspaper archives}}
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*[http://iagenweb.org/warren/Publications/newspapers.html Warren County Newspapers 1855-1896]
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*[http://altoonapl.newspaperarchive.com/ Altoona Public Library Archives, Polk County] (1876-2000)
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*[http://johnstonhs.newspaperarchive.com Johnston Historical Society Archive, Polk County] (1970-2007)
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*NewspaperArchive.com ($) has historical newspapers online including [http://www.newspaperarchive.com/BrowseLocations.aspx?cntry=7&st=39&ci=7363 Des Moines newspapers]. This database is free at some libraries.
  
 
==== Probate  ====
 
==== Probate  ====
  
 
==== Taxation  ====
 
==== Taxation  ====
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*[http://iagenweb.org/warren/people/taxlist1849.htm First Tax List of Warren County, Iowa, August 20, 1849]
  
 
==== Vital Records&nbsp;  ====
 
==== Vital Records&nbsp;  ====
  
 
== 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=202697&subject_disp=Iowa%2C+Warren&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]  
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*{{FHL|Iowa%2C+Warren|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://iagenweb.org/warren/ Iowa Genweb: Warren County]
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*[http://boards.rootsweb.com/localities.northam.usa.states.iowa.counties.warren/mb.ashx Rootsweb: Warren County message board]
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IA/Warren/ Warren County, Iowa Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
  
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Revision as of 12:02, 29 September 2011

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

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1846--Warren County was created 13 January 1846 from unorganized territory. It was attached to Mahaska County prior to organization 10 February 1849. County seat:  Indianola [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

  • 1856 Warren County Census missing (?)

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Clarke | Dallas | Lucas | Madison | Marion | Polk

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

Church

Court

Directories

Land

Local Histories 

Maps

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).