Wright County, Iowa Genealogy

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County Courthouse

The County Courthouse is located at 115 North Main Street, Clarion, IA 50525

History

Parent County

1851--Wright County was created 15 January 1851 from unorganized territory. It was attached to Boone and Webster Counties prior to organization 1 October 1855.  County seat: Clarion [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

  • Belmond
  • Clarion
  • Dows
  • Eagle Grove
  • Galt
  • Goldfield
  • Rowan
  • Woolstock

Neighboring Counties

Cerro Gordo | Franklin | Hamilton | Hancock | Hardin | Humboldt | Kossuth | Webster

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories 

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records 

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

Family History Library Catalog

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).