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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Iowa]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Winnebago County''' {{IADC}}  
  
== History and Tidbits  ==
 
  
=== Cities  ===
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Winnebago 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 =Forest City
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| building address = }}
  
=== Townships ===
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== County Courthouse ==
  
=== Communities ===
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== History ==
  
=== County Government Site ===
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==== Parent County  ====
  
== Neighboring Counties ==
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'''1851--'''Winnebago County was created 15 January 1851&nbsp;from unorganized territory. It was attached to Boone and Webster&nbsp;Counties prior to organization 1 November 1857. &nbsp;'''County seat:&nbsp;''' Forest City <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
[[Cerro Gordo County, Iowa|Cerro Gordo]] | [[Hancock County, Iowa|Hancock]] | [[Kossuth County, Iowa|Kossuth]] | [[Worth County, Iowa|Worth]] | [[Faribault County, Minnesota|Faribault County, Minnesota]] | [[Freeboro County, Minnesota|Freeboro County, Minnesota]]
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==== Boundary Changes  ====
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==== Record Loss  ====
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== Places/Localities  ==
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==== Populated Places  ====
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{| width="80%" class="FCK__ShowTableBorders"
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*[[Buffalo Center, Iowa|Buffalo Center]]
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*[[Forest City, Iowa|Forest City]]
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*Lake Mills
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*Leland
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*Rake
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*Scarville
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*Thompson
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*Vinje
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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[[Cerro Gordo County, Iowa|Cerro Gordo]] | [[Hancock County, Iowa|Hancock]] | [[Kossuth County, Iowa|Kossuth]] | [[Worth County, Iowa|Worth]] | [[Faribault County, Minnesota|Faribault County, Minnesota]] | [[Freeborn County, Minnesota|Freeborn County, Minnesota]]  
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
  
=== Cemeteries  ===
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==== Cemeteries  ====
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==== Church  ====
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==== Court  ====
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==== Land  ====
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==== Local Histories  ====
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==== Maps  ====
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==== Military  ====
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==== Newspapers  ====
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{{wikipedia|List of online newspaper archives|List of online newspaper archives}}
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*[http://buffalocenter.newspaperarchive.com/ Buffalo Center Tribune Archives, Winnebago County] (1894-2007)
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==== Probate  ====
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==== Taxation  ====
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==== Vital&nbsp;Records&nbsp;  ====
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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+Winnebago|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IA/Winnebago/ Winnebago County, Iowa Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
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== References  ==
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<references /> {{Iowa|Iowa}}
  
== Genealogy and History Websites  ==
 
 
 
 
[[Category:Winnebago_County]]
 
[[Category:Winnebago_County]]

Revision as of 02:10, 8 March 2013

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Winnebago County, Iowa
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Iowa
Location of Iowa in the U.S.
Facts
Founded January 15, 1851
County Seat Forest City
Courthouse


County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1851--Winnebago County was created 15 January 1851 from unorganized territory. It was attached to Boone and Webster Counties prior to organization 1 November 1857.  County seat:  Forest City [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

  • Rake
  • Scarville
  • Thompson
  • Vinje

Neighboring Counties

Cerro Gordo | Hancock | Kossuth | Worth | Faribault County, Minnesota | Freeborn County, Minnesota

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

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).