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  • Lithuanian United States Naturalization Project

    This is for profiles created as part of the Lithuanian Heritage Project, a group on Facebook.The goal of the Lithuanian Heritage Project is to work collaboratively to build the information bridge between countries and generations, to collect information that enables Lithuanians globally to connect with their Lithuanian family members.For more information on the project, please contact Ann Marie...

  • Mills County, Iowa

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Mills County, Iowa.= Official Website =The county was formed in 1851 and named for Major Frederick Mills of Burlington, Iowa who was killed at the Battle of Churubusco during the Mexican–American War.The future county's first permanent settlement was Rushville, founded in 1846 by persecuted members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Lat...

  • Dallas County, Iowa

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Dallas County, Iowa.= Official Website =The land that now forms Dallas County was ceded by the Sac and Fox nation to the United States in a treaty signed on October 11, 1842.Dallas County's name referred to United States Vice President George M. Dallas, who served from 1845 to 1849. Adjacent Counties * Adair County * Guthrie County * ...

  • Keokuk County, Iowa

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Keokuk County, Iowa.= Official Website =Keokuk County was formed in 1837 and was named for the eponymous chief of the Sac Indians, who advocated peace with the white settlers. Adjcent Counties * Iowa County * Poweshiek County * Washington County * Jefferson County * Wapello County * Mahaska County Cities, Towns, Townships & Communiti...

  • Poweshiek County, Iowa

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Poweshiek County, Iowa. Official Website Poweshiek County was formed in 1843 and was named for Meskwaki Chief Poweshiek (1791–1854), a chief of the Fox Indians. Adjacent Counties Iowa County Tama County Keokuk County Mahaska County Jasper County Cities, Townships & Communities Barnes City | Bear Creek | Brookly...

  • Iowa County, Iowa

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Iowa County, Iowa. It is not to be confused with Iowa City in Johnson County . = Official Website =Iowa County was formed on February 17, 1843. It was named for the Iowa River, which flows through the county. It is home to the Amana Colonies, a group of settlements of German Pietists, comprising seven villages. Calling themselves the ...

  • Sac County, Iowa, USA

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Sac County, IA.

  • Linn County, Iowa

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Linn County, Iowa.= Official Website =Linn County was created as a named but unorganized area on December 21, 1837, as a part of Wisconsin Territory. It became part of Iowa Territory on July 4, 1838 when the territory was organized. It was named in honor of Senator Lewis F. Linn of Missouri. Adjacent Counties * Benton County * Buchana...

  • Buchanan County, Iowa

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Buchanan County, Iowa.= Official Website =Buchanan County was formed on December 21, 1837 from parts of Dubuque County. It was named after future US president James Buchanan .A number of historic communities in Buchanan County once appeared on state maps, but no longer exist. Hamerville was located east of Brandon at the intersection ...

  • Floyd County, Iowa

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Floyd County, Iowa.= Official Website =Floyd County was established in 1854 and was named for Sergeant Charles Floyd of the Lewis and Clark Expedition, who died in 1804 near what is now Sioux City, Iowa, and who was the only member to die on the Expedition. Adjacent Counties * Chickasaw County * Howard County * Bremer County * Butler ...

  • Iowa counties, cities and towns

    This project is part of the State of Iowa Portal. ==About the Project=Please use this project to add, research, document, and discuss your ancestors from Iowa . You can add profiles for:* People born in Iowa * People who lived in Iowa * People who died in Iowa When you find helpful resources for research, please share them here so that others can benefit.If you have projects related specificall...

  • Pottawattamie County, Iowa

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Pottawattamie County, Iowa. Official Website The county was a part of the Pottawattamie Purchase of 1847 and takes its name from the Potawatomi Tribe. Adjacent Counties Harrison County Shelby County Washington County, Neb. Cass County Montgomery County Mills County Sarpy County, Neb.

  • Delaware County, Iowa

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Delaware County, Iowa.The county takes its name after the U.S. state of Delaware. Adjacent Counties * Buchanan County * Clayton County * Dubuque County * Fayette County * Linn County * Jones County Cities *Colesburg*Delaware*Delhi*Dundee*Dyersville*Earlville*Edgewood*Greeley*Hopkinton*Manchester (County Seat)*Masonville*Ryan Other Tow...

  • Dubuque County, Iowa

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Dubuque County, Iowa. History Dubuque County is named for French trader Julien Dubuque, the first European settler of Iowa, and an early lead mining pioneer in what is now Dubuque County. Dubuque was French Canadian, and had (by most accounts) a friendly relationship with the local Fox tribe of Native Americans. He and other early pi...

  • Iowa in the US Civil War (USA) 1861-1865

    This project is used to relate all units from Iowa who served in the Union Army.

  • Audubon County, Iowa

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Audubon County, Iowa .Audubon County was formed on January 15, 1851 from sections of Pottawattamie County . It was named after John James Audubon . Adjacent Counties * Carroll County * Guthrie County * Cass County * Shelby County * Crawford County Cities & Towns

  • Black Hawk County, Iowa

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Black Hawk County, Iowa.= Official Website =Black Hawk County was formed on February 17, 1853 from sections of Buchanan County. It was named after Chief Black Hawk , a Sauk leader during the 1832 Black Hawk War. Adjacent Counties * Bremer County * Buchanan County * Benton County * Tama County * Grundy County * Butler County

  • Cedar County, Iowa

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Cedar County, Iowa.= Official Website = History Cedar County was formed on December 21, 1837, from sections of Dubuque County. It was named for the Cedar River.In 1840, the City of Tipton, the current county seat, was established.Before the American Civil War, the area around West Branch was an active focal point of the Underground Ra...

  • Polk County, Iowa

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Polk County, Iowa. Official Website The county was established in 1846 and was named for United States President James K. Polk, who served from 1845 to 1849. Adjacent Counties Boone County Dallas County Madison County Warren County Story County Jasper County Marion County Cities

  • Johnson County, Iowa

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Johnson County, Iowa.Johnson County was established in December 1837 by the legislature of the Wisconsin Territory and was named for the US Vice President Richard M. Johnson. Adjacent Counties * Benton County * Linn County * Iowa County * Washington County * Cedar County * Muscatine County * Louisa County Cities, Townships & Communities

  • Pocahontas County, Iowa

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Pocahontas County, Iowa. Official Website The county was formed in 1851 and was named after the Native American princess, Pocahontas, from Jamestown, Virginia. Adjacent Counties Palo Alto County Humboldt County Webster County Buena Vista County Calhoun County Cities, Townships & Communities Bellville | Cedar | ...

  • Plymouth County, Iowa

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Plymouth County, Iowa. Plymouth County was formed on January 15, 1851 and was named for Plymouth, Massachusetts. During the Great Depression, farmers in the county organized the Farmers Holiday Group, to keep farm products off the market until the desired price was met. A radical group among them abducted Judge Bradley from his cou...

  • Wright County, Iowa. USA

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Wright County, IA.

  • Grundy County, Iowa

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Grundy County, Iowa.= Official website =Grundy County was formed on January 15, 1851, and became self-governing in 1856. It was named after Felix Grundy of Tennessee, a statesman, Senator, member of the House of Representatives and Attorney General under President James K. Polk. Adjacent Counties * Butler County * Black Hawk County *...

  • Marshall County, Iowa

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Marshall County, Iowa.The county was formed on January 13, 1846 and named after John Marshall, Chief Justice of the United States Supreme Court. Adjacent Counties * Jasper County * Story County * Grundy County * Tama County * Hardin County Cities, Townships & Communities Albion | Bangor | Clemons | Dunbar | Eden | Ferguson | Gilman | ...

  • Pioneer Rock Cemetery, Ceres, Iowa

    This project is for those who are buried in Pioneer Rock Cemetery, Ceres, Clayton County, Iowa. Located in Ceres, Section 34, NW/SW, Garnavillo Township. The cemetery is approximately 4.2 miles south of Garnavillo and approximately 6 miles north of Guttenberg, on Highway 52, a short distance west of the intersection of Highway 52 and Kale Ave. The cemetery is also known as Ceres Cemetery and I...

  • Shelby County, Iowa, USA

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Shelby County, IA.

  • Jones County, Iowa

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Jones County, Iowa.= Official Website =The county was founded in 1837 and named after George Wallace Jones, a United States Senator and member of Congress. Adjacent Counties * Delaware County * Dubuque County * Jackson County * Clinton County * Cedar County * Linn County Cities *Anamosa (County Seat)*Cascade*Martelle*Monticello*Morle...

  • Tama County, Iowa, USA

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Tama County, IA.

  • Des Moines County, Iowa

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Des Moines County, Iowa. Not to be confused with the city of Des Moines in Polk County .= Official Website =Des Moines County derives its name from the Des Moines River, which flows through the city of Des Moines and originally flowed through the county. When the county was divided early in Iowa's history, the river ended up further ...

  • Clayton County, Iowa

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Clayton County, Iowa.= Official Website =The county was established in 1837 and was named in honor of John M. Clayton, United States Senator from Delaware and later Secretary of State under President Zachary Taylor. Adjacent Counties * Allamakee County * Crawford County, Wisc. * Grant County, Wisc. * Dubuque County * Delaware County ...

  • Allamakee County, Iowa

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Allamakee County, Iowa .Allamakee County was formed on February 20, 1847. The derivation of the name is debated, some believing it was the name of an Indian chief, others think it was named for Allen Magee, an early historic trader. Adjacent Counties * Houston County, Minn. * Vernon County, Wisc. * Crawford County, Wisc. * Clayton Co...

  • Decatur County, Iowa

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Decatur County, Iowa.= Official Website =Decatur County was organized in 1850 and named for Stephen Decatur, a naval hero of the War of 1812. Adjacent Counties * Clarke County * Wayne County * Mercer County, Missouri * Harrison County, Missouri * Ringgold County Cities *Davis City*Decatur City*Garden Grove*Grand River*Lamoni*Leon (Cou...

  • Lucas County, Iowa

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Lucas County, Iowa.The county was formed in 1846 and was named for Robert Lucas, a Governor of the Territory. Adjacent Counties * Clarke County * Warren County * Marion County * Monroe County * Wayne County Cities, Townships & Communities *Benton*Cedar*Chariton (County Seat)*Derby*English*Jackson*Liberty*Lincoln*Lucas*Norwood*Otter Cr...

  • Wayne County, Iowa, USA

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Wayne County, IA.

  • Franklin County, Iowa

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Franklin County, Iowa.= Official Website =The county was formed on January 15, 1851 and named after Benjamin Franklin. Adjacent Counties * Cerro Gordo County * Butler County * Grundy County * Hardin County * Wright County * Hancock County Cities *Ackley*Alexander*Coulter*Dows*Geneva*Hampton (County Seat)*Hansell*Latimer*Hopejoy*Sheffi...

  • Boone County, Iowa

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Boone County, Iowa.= Official Website = History The land that now forms Boone and several other Iowa counties was ceded by the Sac and Fox nation to the United States in a treaty signed on October 11, 1842.On January 13, 1846, the legislative body of the Indiana Territory authorized creation of twelve counties in the Iowa Territory, w...

  • Iowa City, Iowa

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Iowa City, Johnson County, Iowa. It is not to be confused with Iowa County = Official Website = History Wikipedia Iowa City is a city in Johnson County, Iowa, United States. It is the home of the University of Iowa and county seat of Johnson County.Iowa City was the second capital of the Iowa Territory and the first capital city of th...

  • Fayette County, Iowa

    This project is for those who were born, lived, and died in Fayette County, Iowa.= Wikipedia =

  • Clinton County, Iowa

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Clinton County, Iowa.= Official Website =Clinton County was formed on December 21, 1837. It was named for DeWitt Clinton, a Governor of New York and most ardent advocate for the construction of the Erie Canal. In 1835, Elijah Buell built a log cabin for himself and his family and was thus the first settler of the region. In 1854, the...

  • Lyon County, Iowa

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Lyon County, Iowa. History Lyon County is named in honor of Brigadier General Nathaniel Lyon, who served in the Mexican–American War and the Civil War. He was killed at the Battle of Wilson's Creek, Missouri, on August 10, 1861, after which the county was named for him. The county's name was originally Buncombe County, but was changed...

  • Woodbury County, Iowa, USA

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Woodbury County, IA.

  • Des Moines City, Iowa

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Des Moines, Polk County, Iowa. Not to be confused with Des Moines County . Des Moines is the capital of Iowa and the county seat of Polk County and was orginally named Fort Des Moines, which was shortened in 1857. History Des Moines traces its origins to May 1843, when Captain James Allen supervised the construction of a fort on the s...

  • Palo Alto County, Iowa

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Palo Alto County, Iowa. Official Website The county was established in 1851 and was named after the Battle of Palo Alto, the first major battle of the Mexican–American War. Adjacent Counties Emmet County Kossuth County Clay County Pocahontas County Townships & Communities Ayrshire | Booth | Curlew | Cylinder | E...

  • Park Cemetery, Nora Springs, Iowa

    This project is for those buried in Park Cemetery, Nora Springs, Floyd County, Iowa. Find a Grave IA GenWeb

  • Luther College (Iowa)

    College is a private coeducational liberal arts college located in Decorah, Iowa, United States. Established as a Lutheran seminary in 1861 by Norwegian immigrants, the school today is an institution of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America.

  • Page County, Iowa

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Page County, Iowa. Official Website The county was created in 1847 and was named in honor of Captain John Page of the 4th U.S. Infantry, who was mortally wounded in the Battle of Palo Alto. Adjacent Counties Fremont County Atchison County, Missouri Nodaway County, Missouri Taylor County Montgomery County Cities ...

  • Benton County, Iowa

    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 * Black Hawk County * Buchanan County * Linn County * Iowa County * Tama County Cities, Towns & Communities *Atkins*Belle Plaine*Benton*Big Grove*Blairstown*Bruce*Canto...

  • Place projects

    Place projects are projects on Geni that are focused of a specific geographical place or region. Places profiles are also the precursor to the upcoming Place Profiles feature.=Place project portals= Includes countries and kingdoms, and other top level place project. ==Geographical==* Australia * Canada * Europe** Al-Andalus ** Austro-Hungarian-Empire ** Belarus ** Czech Republic-Bohemia ** Croa...

  • Our Lady of Mount Carmel Cemetery, Mount Carmel, Iowa

    This project is for those who are buried in Our Lady of Mount Carmel Cemetery, Mount Carmel, Carroll County, Iowa. Established in 1869. Find a Grave IA GenWeb

  • Muscatine County, Iowa

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Muscatine County, Iowa.= Wikipedia = History Muscatine County was formed in December 1836 as a part of Wisconsin Territory. One history suggests that the county was named for Muscatine Island in the Mississippi River. The island lies opposite Muscatine County and was believed to be named after the Mascouten tribe, Algonquian-speaking...

  • Osceola County, Iowa

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Osceola County, Iowa. Official Website Osceola County was formed in 1871. It was named after the eponymous Chief Osceola of the Seminole tribe. Adjacent Counties Nobles County, Minn. Jackson County, Minn. Dickinson County Lyon County O'Brien County Cities, Townships & Communities Allendorf Allison Ashton...

  • Osage City Cemetery, Osage, Iowa

    This project is for those buried in the Osage Cemetery, located on North 2nd Street, Osage, Mitchell County, Iowa. The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) Geographic Names Information System (GNIS) feature ID for the cemetery is 1944945 (Mitchell Cemetery). Notable Burials Nathaniel Cobb Deering (1827-1887) - US Congress Joseph Henry Sweney (1845-1918) - US Congress Links Find a Grav...

  • Marion County, Iowa

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Marion County, Iowa. It is not to be confused with the city of Marion in Linn County. = Official Website =The county was organized in 1845 and named for Francis Marion, a brigadier general from South Carolina in the American Revolutionary War. Adjacent Counties * Jasper County * Mahaska County * Monroe County * Polk County * Lucas Cou...

  • University of Iowa

    University of Iowa (also known as the UI, or simply Iowa) is a flagship public research university in Iowa City, Iowa. Founded in 1847, Iowa is the oldest university in the state, and it is considered a Public Ivy. The University of Iowa is organized into eleven colleges offering more than 200 areas of study and seven professional degrees.The Iowa campus spans 1,700 acres centered along the ban...

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  • Monroe County, Iowa

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Monroe County, Iowa.= Official Website =The county was created in 1843 and was named for U.S. President James Monroe. Adjacent Counties * Marion County * Mahaska County * Wapello County * Lucas County * Appanoose County Cities, Towns & Townships *Albia (County Seat)*Avery*Bluff Creek*Buxton*Cedar*Eddyville*Franklin*Guilford*Jackson*Lo...

  • Greene County, Iowa

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Greene County, Iowa.= Official Website =Greene County was formed on January 15, 1851. It was named after General Nathanael Greene, a hero in the Revolutionary War. Adjacent Counties * Calhoun County * Webster County * Carroll County * Guthrie County * Boone County * Dallas County Cities & Towns *Churdan*Dana*Grand Junction*Jefferson ...

  • Montgomery County, Iowa

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Montgomery County, Iowa.= Official Website =The county was founded in 1851 and was named in honor of Richard Montgomery, an American Revolutionary War general killed in 1775 while trying to capture Quebec City, Canada.It is famous as the location of the unsolved Villisca Axe Murders committed in 1912 and the birthplace of Clyde Cessna...

  • Clay County, Iowa

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Clay County, Iowa.Its name is in honor of Henry Clay, Jr., a colonel who died in action in the Mexican–American War, and son of Henry Clay, famous American statesman from Kentucky. Adjacent Counties * Dickinson County * Palo Alto County * Buena Vista County * O'Brien County Cities & Townships *Clay*Dickens*Douglas*Everly*Fostoria*Free...

  • Webster County, Iowa, USA

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Webster County, IA.

  • Sioux County, Iowa, USA

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Sioux County, IA.

  • Adams County, Iowa

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Adams County, Iowa .= Official Website =Adams County was established by the state legislature in 1851 and named in honor of the second President of the United States, John Adams , or his son, the sixth President, John Quincy Adams (sources differ). The county was finally organized and separated from Pottawattamie County on March 12, ...

  • Scott County, Iowa, USA

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Scott County, IA.

  • Mitchell County, Iowa

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Mitchell County, Iowa.Mitchell County was founded in 1851 and was named after John Mitchel, an Irish patriot. Adjacent Counties * Mower County, Minn. * Howard County * Floyd County * Cerro Gordo County * Worth County Cities *Carpenter*McIntire*Mitchell*Orchard*Osage (County Seat)*St. Ansgar*Stacyville Other Townships & Communities: Bu...

  • Carroll County, Iowa

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Carroll County, Iowa.= Official Website =Carroll County was formed on January 15, 1851 from sections of Pottawattamie County. It was named after Charles Carroll of Carrollton, Maryland, the only Roman Catholic and longest-living signer of the Declaration of Independence. In 1855, the county government was established in Carrolton and...

  • Kossuth County, Iowa

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Kossuth County, Iowa.= Official Website =Kossuth County was founded on January 15, 1851. It was named after Lajos Kossuth, Regent-President of Hungary who went to exile to America following the war of independence of Hungary from the Habsburg Dynasty. Adjacent Counties * Faribault County, Minn. * Martin County, Minn. * Winnebago Count...

  • Calhoun County, Iowa

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Calhoun County, Iowa.= Official Website = History Calhoun County was formed on January 15, 1851 from open land originally named Fox County. It was renamed in 1853 after the seventh US Vice President secessionist John C. Calhoun. When the tracks of the Illinois Central Railroad were laid through the county in 1870, the county seat was...

  • Cerro Gordo County, Iowa

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Cerro Gordo County, Iowa.= Official Website = History Cerro Gordo County was formed in 1851 and takes its name from the Battle of Cerro Gordo in the Mexican–American War, where General Winfield Scott defeated the Mexican General Santa Anna on April 18, 1847.In 1851 the first white settlers came into the area of the present county and ...

  • Jefferson County, Iowa

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Jefferson County, Iowa.The county was formed in January 1839, and was named after President Thomas Jefferson. Adjacent Counties * Henry County * Washington County * Van Buren County * Keokuk County * Wapello County Cities & Townships *Batavia*Black Hawk*Buchanan*Cedar*Center*Coppock*Des Moines*Fairfield*Liberty*Libertyville*Lockridge...

  • Harrison County, Iowa

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Harrison County, Iowa.= Official Website =The county was formed in 1851. It was named for ninth US President William Henry Harrison. Adjacent Counties * Crawford County * Shelby County * Monona County * Burt County, Neb. * Pottawattamie County * Washington County, Neb. Cities *Dunlap*Little Sioux*Logan (County Seat)*Magnolia*Missouri ...

  • Jasper County, Iowa

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Jasper County, Iowa.= Official Website =The county was organized in 1846 and is named after Sergeant William Jasper, a Revolutionary War hero. Adjacent Counties * Mahaska County * Marion County * Marshall County * Polk County * Poweshiek County * Story County Cities *Baxter*Colfax*Kellogg*Lambs Grove*Lynnville*Mingo*Mitchellville*Monr...

  • Humboldt County, Iowa

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Humboldt County, Iowa.= Official Website =The county was created in 1857 and was named in honor of Alexander von Humboldt . Adjacent Counties * Kossuth County * Hancock County * Wright County * Pocahontas County * Palo Alto County * Webster County Cities, Townships & Towns

  • Henry County, Iowa

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Henry County, Iowa.= Official Website =Henry County was formed on December 7, 1836 under the jurisdiction of Wisconsin Territory, and became a part of Iowa Territory when the Iowa Territory was formed on July 4, 1838. It was named for General Henry Dodge, Governor of the Wisconsin Territory. Adjacent Counties * Des Moines County * Lou...

  • Washington County, Iowa, USA

    Please add profiles for people who were born, lived or died in Washington County, IA.

  • Clarke County, Iowa

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Clarke County, Iowa.= Official Website =The county was formed in January 1846, one of twelve counties established by legislative action in a comprehensive act.[3][4] It was named for James Clarke, a Governor of the Iowa Territory. Adjacent Counties * Decatur County * Lucas County * Madison County * Union County * Warren County Cities,...

  • Little Sioux Township Cemetery, Smithland, Iowa

    Please add profiles of those who are interred in Little Sioux Township Cemetery, Smithland, Woodbury County, Iowa. It is not to be confused with Little Sioux Cemetery in Harrison County. The cemetery has also been known as Smithland Cemetery. It is located on Lee Avenue. Find a Grave Little Sioux Township Cemetery Google Book by the Woodbury County Genealogical Society (2000)

  • Lee County, Iowa

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Lee County, Iowa.= Official Website =Fort Madison dates to the War of 1812. Lee County was the location of the Half-Breed Tract, established by treaty in 1824. Allocations of land were made to American Indian descendants of European fathers and Indian mothers at this tract. Originally the land was to be held in common. Some who had an...

  • Hamilton County, Iowa

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Hamilton County, Iowa.= Official Website =The county was named to honor William W. Hamilton, a President of the Iowa State Senate. Adjacent Counties * Boone County * Story County * Webster County * Hardin County * Wright County Cities, Townships & Communities: Blairsburg, Cass, Clear Lake, Ellsworth, Freedom, Fremont, Hamilton, Homer...

  • Guthrie County, Iowa

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Guthrie County, Iowa.= Official Website =The county was formed on January 15, 1851 and named after Captain Edwin B. Guthrie, who had died in the Mexican–American War. Adjacent Counties * Greene County * Dallas County * Adair County * Carroll County * Audubon County Cities *Adair*Bagley*Bayard*Casey*Coon Rapids*Guthrie Center (County S...

  • Bremer County, Iowa

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Bremer County, Iowa.= Official Website =The county was named for Fredrika Bremer , a Swedish feminist writer. Adjacent Counties * Chickasaw County * Fayette County * Floyd County * Black Hawk County * Buchanan County * Butler County Cities, Towns & Communities *Bremer*Dayton*Denver

  • Iowa Wesleyan University

    Wikipedia =Iowa Wesleyan University is a private four-year liberal arts college located in Mount Pleasant, Iowa. Founded in 1842, it ranks as Iowa's first co-educational institution of higher learning and the oldest of its type west of the Mississippi River. The college's innovations have included concepts of undergraduate lab science, career experience, and service-learning. The college is aff...

  • Maple Grove Cemetery, Audubon, Audubon County, Iowa, USA

    Maple Grove Cemetery, Audubon, Audubon County, Iowa, USA : Find a Grave Maple Grove Cemetery is located in Leroy Township, Audubon County, Iowa. It is on North Arlington Street next to Arlington Heights Cemetery and Aretas Lodge Cemetery.

  • Linwood Cemetery, Dubuque, Iowa

    This project is for those who are interred in Linwood Cemetery, Dubuque, Dubuque County, Iowa. Linwood Cemetery Website Linwood Cemetery was founded by a group of foresighted pioneers in 1875, who foresaw the growth of the area known as the "Key City" and planned accordingly. Linwood Cemetery has served the needs since it's inception, and over 60,000 are interred at Linwood.It is located on Win...

  • Drake Relays

    Wikipedia =The Drake Relays (officially the Drake Relays presented by Hy-Vee) is an outdoor track and field event held in Des Moines, Iowa, in Drake Stadium on the campus of Drake University. Billed as America's Athletic Classic, it is regarded as one of the top track and field events in the United States.

  • Fremont County, Iowa

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Fremont County, Iowa.= Official Website =The county was formed in 1847 and named for the military officer John C. Fremont. Adjacent Counties * Atchison County, Missouri * Cass County, Neb. * Otoe County, Neb. * Mills County * Page County Cities *Farragut*Hamburg*Imogene*Randolph*Riverton*Shenandoah (part)*Sidney (County Seat)*Tabor*Th...

  • Buena Vista County, Iowa

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Buena Vista County, Iowa.= Official Website =Buena Vista County was formed on January 15, 1851 and was named for the final victory field of General Zachary Taylor in the Mexican–American War. Adjacent Counties * Clay County * Pocahontas County * Sac County * Cherokee County Cities & Towns *Albert City*Alta*Barnes*Brooke*Coon*Elk*Fairf...

  • Luana Cemetery, Luana, Iowa

    This project is for those interred in Luana Cemetery, Luana, Clayton County, Iowa.The cemetery is located on Main Street. Find a Grave

  • State of Iowa

    This subportal is part of the USA Portal . = This is the master project for Iowa and its history. =State of Iowa=* Nickname(s): The Hawkeye State* Motto(s): Our liberties we prize and our rights we will maintain.* Demonym: Iowan* Capital (and largest city): Des Moines ===Please do not add profiles to the project. Add them to the appropriate sub-project.=== =Brief history=Iowa is a U.S. state in...

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  • Jackson County, Iowa

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Jackson County, Iowa.= Official Website =The county was formed on December 21, 1837 and named after US President Andrew Jackson. Adjacent Counties * Dubuque County * Jones County * Jo Daviess County, I'll * Carroll County, I'll * Clinton County Cities *Andrew*Baldwin*Bellevue*La Motte*Maquoketa*Miles*Monmouth*Preston*Sabula*St. Donatu...

  • National Sprint Car Hall of Fame & Museum

    National Sprint Car Hall of Fame & Museum is a Hall of Fame and museum for sprint car drivers, owners, mechanics, builders, manufacturers, promoters, sanctioning officials and media members. The museum is located in Knoxville, Iowa, the home of the Knoxville Nationals at Knoxville Raceway.The National Sprint Car Hall of Fame & Museum Foundation, Inc., is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization inco...

  • Butler County, Iowa

    Please add profiles of people who were born, lived or died in Butler County, Iowa. History Butler County was formed on January 15, 1851, from open land. It was named after Kentucky native William Orlando Butler, a general and hero of the Mexican–American War, who ran as Vice President of the United States in 1848. Until 1854, the county was governed by other counties. Only at this time did it h...

  • Warren County, Iowa, USA

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Warren County, IA.

  • Loras College

    Wikipedia =Loras College is a four-year Catholic college in Dubuque, Iowa with an enrollment of approximately 1,600 students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate degree programs. It is one of four four-year post-secondary institutions in the City of Dubuque and one of three Catholic colleges in the Archdiocese of Dubuque. Alumni and Faculty

  • Lakeview Cemetery - Spirit Lake, Iowa

    This project is for those interred in Lakeview Cemetery in Spirit Lake, Dickinson County, Iowa.The cemetery is located on 2684 18th St #1906. Notable Interments *Harry Elsworth Nary (1885-1962) US Congressman Links Find a Grave Interment.net Spirit Lake Public Library -Cemetery Records

  • Ida County, Iowa

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Ida County, Iowa.= Official Website =The county was authorized by the Iowa Legislature in January 1851 as a packet of projected counties in unorganized territory of western Iowa. It was named after Ida Smith, the first child of European immigrants to be born in this region. Adjacent Counties * Cherokee County * Woodbury County * Crawf...

  • U.S.A. Indigenous peoples-Upper Plains

    North American Tribes===Upper Plains==Includes the Following States Iowa | Kansas | Minnesota | Missouri | Nebraska | North Dakota | South Dakota Includes the Following TribesApache ( Jicarilla) Arapaho Arikara Assiniboin Blackfoot Brulé Sioux Caddo Cheyenne Cherokee Chippewa Chiwere Family Comanche Dakota (Sioux) Delaware Dotame Foxes Gros Ventre Hathawekela (Absentee Shawnee) Hidatsa Hunkpapa...

  • Winneshiek County, Iowa, USA

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Winneshiek County, IA.

  • 46th Iowa Infantry (USA), US Civil War

    The 46th Regiment Iowa Volunteer Infantry was an infantry regiment that served in the Union Army during the American Civil War. It was among scores of regiments that were raised in the summer of 1864 as Hundred Days Men, an effort to augment existing manpower for an all-out push to end the war within 100 days.-Sources:

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  • Keokuk National Cemetery

    Wikipedia =Keokuk National Cemetery is a United States National Cemetery located in the city of Keokuk in Lee County, Iowa. Find a Grave

  • O'Brien County, Iowa

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in O'Brien County, Iowa.The county was created in 1851 and named for William Smith O'Brien, a leader for Irish independence in 1848.The new county's first settler arrived in 1856; Hannibal H. Waterman brought his wife and a daughter to the southeast portion (present Waterman Township). His homestead formed the nucleus of the county's fir...

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