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  • Aaron Amburn (1804 - 1865)
    Residence : 1850 - Pike, Marion, Indiana* Residence : 1860 - Cedar Township, Benton, Iowa, United States** Updated from FamilySearch Family Tree via son Amos Aaron Amburn by SmartCopy : Jun 29 2015, 17...
  • Alta Iowa Peters-Steckman (1875 - 1955)
    Alta I. Steckman, 80, of Eureka died Saturday in a local hospital. She was born in Venton [Vinton], Iowa and had lived in Eureka the past five years. She is survived by two daughters, Mrs. H. B. Nett...
  • Louise Cecelia Shellenberger (1898 - 1943)
    Daughter of Frank Mussman & Anna Seeck.
  • Pvt. Earl Franklin Shellenberger (1920 - 1993)
    PFC US ARMY WORLD WAR II
  • Henry Alexander Ervin (1865 - 1949)

Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Benton County, Iowa.

Benton County was formed on December 21, 1837 from sections of Dubuque County. It was named after US Senator Thomas Hart Benton.

Adjacent Counties

Cities, Towns & Communities

  • Atkins
  • Belle Plaine
  • Benton
  • Big Grove
  • Blairstown
  • Bruce
  • Canton
  • Cedar
  • Eden
  • Eldorado
  • Florence
  • Fremont
  • Garrison
  • Harrison
  • Homer
  • Iowa
  • Jackson
  • Kane
  • Keystone
  • Leroy
  • Luzerne
  • Monroe
  • Mount Auburn
  • Newhall
  • Norway
  • Polk
  • Shellsburg
  • St. Clair
  • Taylor
  • Union
  • Urbana
  • Van Horne
  • Vinton (County Seat)
  • Walford (part)
  • Watkins

Links

Wikipedia

The Rock Island Depot

Hotel Herring

The S.H. Watson Canning Co.

Ray Towers

Vinton Public Library

The Zalesky House