Washington County, Iowa Genealogy

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 United States  > Iowa > Washington County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1838--Washington County was created in 1838. The original name was Slaughter County.

 1839--The name changed to Washington in 1839. County records are housed in Washington, the county seat.

Boundary Changes

Neighboring Counties

Henry | Iowa | Jefferson | Johnson | Keokuk | Louisa

Record Loss

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories 

The History of Washington County, Iowa, 1880 has been digitized.

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records 

Societies and Libraries

Townships and Cities

Web Sites

Family History Library Catalog

References