Start My Family Tree Welcome to Geni, home of the world's largest family tree.
Join Geni to explore your genealogy and family history in the World's Largest Family Tree.

Cherokee County, Iowa

Project Tags

view all


Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Cherokee County, Iowa.

Official Website

The county was formed on January 15, 1851 from open territory. It was named after the Cherokee Indians.

Adjacent Counties

Cities & Townships

  • Afton
  • Amherst
  • Aurelia
  • Cedar
  • Cherokee (County Seat)
  • Cleghorn
  • Diamond
  • Grand Meadow
  • Larrabee
  • Liberty
  • Marcus
  • Meriden
  • Pilot
  • Pitcher
  • Quimby
  • Rock
  • Sheridan
  • Silver
  • Spring
  • Tilden
  • Washta
  • Willow



National Register of Historic Places

IA Gen Web

Genealogy Trails

Prairie Roots Research