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

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In 1846, the boundaries of Story County were established. The county has an area of 576 square miles and is square in shape. The county was named after Joseph Story, a pre-eminent United States Supreme Court justice, in 1853.

Adjacent Counties


  • Ames
  • Cambridge
  • Collins
  • Colo
  • Gilbert
  • Huxley
  • Kelley
  • Maxwell
  • McCallsburg
  • Nevada (County Seat)
  • Roland
  • Sheldahl
  • Slater
  • Story City
  • Zearing

Other Townships & Communities: Fernald, Franklin, Grant, Howard, Indian Creek, Iowa Center, Lafayette, Lincoln, Milford, New Albany, Palestine, Richland, Sherman, Shipley, Union, Warren and Washington



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Nat'l Reg. of Hist. Places