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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Iowa Genealogy|Iowa]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] Mitchell County''  
 
''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Iowa Genealogy|Iowa]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] Mitchell County''  
  
Guide to '''Mitchell County, Iowa ancestry, family history, and genealogy''' birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
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Guide to '''Mitchell County, Iowa ancestry, family history, and genealogy''' birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.  
  
 
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=== County Information ===
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==== Mitchell County, Iowa Record Dates ====
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<center>'''Beginning Dates for Major County Records'''</center>
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=== County Courthouse  ===
  
== County Courthouse  ==
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=== Quick Facts  ===
 
 
== Quick Facts  ==
 
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
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==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
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For animated maps illustrating Iowa County boundary changes, [http://www.mapofus.org/iowa/ "Rotating Formation Iowa County Boundary Maps"] (1816-1872) may be viewed for free at the MapofUS.org website.  
 
For animated maps illustrating Iowa County boundary changes, [http://www.mapofus.org/iowa/ "Rotating Formation Iowa County Boundary Maps"] (1816-1872) may be viewed for free at the MapofUS.org website.  
  
 
==== Record Loss  ====
 
==== Record Loss  ====
For a list of record loss in Iowa Counties see: [http://www.genealogyinc.com/iowa/ia-counties/#courthouse Iowa Counties with Burned Courthouses]
 
  
== Places/Localities  ==
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For a list of record loss in Iowa Counties see: [http://www.genealogyinc.com/iowa/ia-counties/#courthouse Iowa Counties with Burned Courthouses]
'''Town/city records in the FamilySearch Catalog'''
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*{{FHL|United States, Iowa, Mitchell, Carpenter|place|disp=Carpenter}}
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=== Places/Localities  ===
*{{FHL|United States, Iowa, Mitchell, Meyer|place|disp=Meyer}}
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*{{FHL|United States, Iowa, Mitchell, Orchard|place|disp=Orchard}}
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'''Town/city records in the FamilySearch Catalog'''  
*{{FHL|United States, Iowa, Mitchell, Osage|place|disp=Osage}}
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*{{FHL|United States, Iowa, Mitchell, Riceville|place|disp=Riceville}}
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*{{FHL|United States, Iowa, Mitchell, Carpenter|place|disp=Carpenter}}  
*{{FHL|United States, Iowa, Mitchell, Stacyville|place|disp=Stacyville}}
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*{{FHL|United States, Iowa, Mitchell, Meyer|place|disp=Meyer}}  
*{{FHL|United States, Iowa, Mitchell, Stillwater|place|disp=Stillwater}}
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*{{FHL|United States, Iowa, Mitchell, Orchard|place|disp=Orchard}}  
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*{{FHL|United States, Iowa, Mitchell, Osage|place|disp=Osage}}  
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*{{FHL|United States, Iowa, Mitchell, Riceville|place|disp=Riceville}}  
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*{{FHL|United States, Iowa, Mitchell, Stacyville|place|disp=Stacyville}}  
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*{{FHL|United States, Iowa, Mitchell, Stillwater|place|disp=Stillwater}}
  
 
==== Populated Places  ====
 
==== Populated Places  ====
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
[[Cerro Gordo County, Iowa Genealogy|Cerro Gordo]]{{•}}
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[[Cerro Gordo County, Iowa Genealogy|Cerro Gordo]]{{•}} [[Chickasaw County, Iowa Genealogy|Chickasaw]]{{•}} [[Floyd County, Iowa Genealogy|Floyd]]{{•}} [[Howard County, Iowa Genealogy|Howard]]{{•}} [[Worth County, Iowa Genealogy|Worth]]{{•}} [[Mower County, Minnesota Genealogy|Mower County, Minnesota]]  
[[Chickasaw County, Iowa Genealogy|Chickasaw]]{{•}}
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<center>{{IAMitchell County, Iowa Clickable Neighbors}}</center>  
[[Floyd County, Iowa Genealogy|Floyd]]{{•}}
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=== Resources  ===
[[Howard County, Iowa Genealogy|Howard]]{{•}}
 
[[Worth County, Iowa Genealogy|Worth]]{{•}}
 
[[Mower County, Minnesota Genealogy|Mower County, Minnesota]]  
 
 
 
<center>{{IAMitchell County, Iowa Clickable Neighbors}}</center>
 
 
 
== Resources  ==
 
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
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==== Court  ====
 
==== Court  ====
  
==== Land ====
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==== Land ====
  
{{IA Land Intro}}
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{{IA Land Intro}}  
  
==== History ====
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==== History ====
  
{{IA History}}
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{{IA History}}  
*''History of Mitchell and Worth counties, Iowa.'' By J. F. Clyde and H. A. Dwelle. Chicago : S. J. Clarke, 1918. '''Vol. 1 Online at:''' {{FSbook|44303}}, [https://archive.org/details/historyofmitchel00unio Internet Archive], [http://books.google.com/books/about/History_of_Mitchell_and_Worth_Counties_I.html?id=SaEyAQAAMAAJ Google Books]; {{WorldCat|3791975|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}.
 
  
*''The Story of Mitchell County, 1851-1973.'' Mason City, Iowa : Klipto Printing Co., [1973?]. '''Online at:''' {{FSbook|3125458}}, {{WorldCat|1502645|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}
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*''History of Mitchell and Worth counties, Iowa.'' By J. F. Clyde and H. A. Dwelle. Chicago&nbsp;: S. J. Clarke, 1918. '''Vol. 1 Online at:''' {{FSbook|44303}}, [https://archive.org/details/historyofmitchel00unio Internet Archive], [http://books.google.com/books/about/History_of_Mitchell_and_Worth_Counties_I.html?id=SaEyAQAAMAAJ Google Books]; {{WorldCat|3791975|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}.
  
==== Maps ====
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*''The Story of Mitchell County, 1851-1973.'' Mason City, Iowa&nbsp;: Klipto Printing Co., [1973?]. '''Online at:''' {{FSbook|3125458}}, {{WorldCat|1502645|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}
*[http://www.mapofus.org/iowa/ Old Antique Atlases & Maps of Iowa]
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==== Maps ====
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*[http://www.mapofus.org/iowa/ Old Antique Atlases &amp; Maps of Iowa]
  
 
==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
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:- [[20th Regiment, Iowa Infantry|20th Regiment, Iowa Infantry]], Company A  
 
:- [[20th Regiment, Iowa Infantry|20th Regiment, Iowa Infantry]], Company A  
:- [[27th Regiment, Iowa Infantry|27th Regiment, Iowa Infantry]], Company K
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:- [[27th Regiment, Iowa Infantry|27th Regiment, Iowa Infantry]], Company K  
 
:- [[20th Regiment, Iowa Infantry|20th Regiment, Iowa Infantry]], Company A<br>:- [[27th Regiment, Iowa Infantry|27th Regiment, Iowa Infantry]], Company K<br><br>
 
:- [[20th Regiment, Iowa Infantry|20th Regiment, Iowa Infantry]], Company A<br>:- [[27th Regiment, Iowa Infantry|27th Regiment, Iowa Infantry]], Company K<br><br>
  
==== Newspapers ====
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==== Newspapers ====
{{IA Newspaper abstracts|Mitchell}}
 
  
==== Probate ====
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{{IA Newspaper abstracts|Mitchell}}
  
{{IA Probate Intro|Mitchell}}
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==== Probate ====
  
==== Taxation ====
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{{IA Probate Intro|Mitchell}}
  
{{IA Tax Intro}}
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==== Taxation  ====
  
==== Vital Records ====
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{{IA Tax Intro}}
  
{{IA Vital Intro}}
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==== Vital Records  ====
  
== Societies and Libraries  ==
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{{IA Vital Intro}}
See also a List of [http://www.genealogyinc.com/iowa/ia-society-archive/ Iowa Archives, Libraries, Publications, Historical & Genealogical Societies]
 
  
==== Family History Centers ====
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{{FamilySearch Centers Intro}}
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See also a List of [http://www.genealogyinc.com/iowa/ia-society-archive/ Iowa Archives, Libraries, Publications, Historical &amp; Genealogical Societies]
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==== Websites  ====
 
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|width="30%"|[http://www.iowahistory.org/search.html?q=Mitchell+county&btnG=Search+%C2%BB State Historical Society of Iowa]
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| width="30%" | [http://www.iowahistory.org/search.html?q=Mitchell+county&btnG=Search+%C2%BB State Historical Society of Iowa]  
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|width="60%"|list and links to data and "hard copy" material - results of "mitchell county" placed in search box  
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|width="30%"|[http://www.iowaheritage.org/items/browse?search=mitchell+county&submit_search=Search+All The Iowa Heritage Digital Collection]
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| width="30%" | [http://www.iowaheritage.org/items/browse?search=mitchell+county&submit_search=Search+All The Iowa Heritage Digital Collection]  
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|width="30%"|[http://publications.iowa.gov/cgi/search/simple?q=mitchell+county&_action_search=Search&_order=-byyear%2Fbytitle&basic_srchtype=ALL&_satisfyall=ALL State Library of Iowa]
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| width="30%" | [http://publications.iowa.gov/cgi/search/simple?q=mitchell+county&_action_search=Search&_order=-byyear%2Fbytitle&basic_srchtype=ALL&_satisfyall=ALL State Library of Iowa]  
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|width="60%"|electronic depository of documents intended for the general public produced by Iowa agencies - results of "mitchell county" in the search box
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| width="60%" | electronic depository of documents intended for the general public produced by Iowa agencies - results of "mitchell county" in the search box
 
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| width="30%" | [http://iagenweb.org/mitchell/ IAGenWeb]  
 
| width="30%" | [http://iagenweb.org/mitchell/ IAGenWeb]  
 
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| width="60%" | Data may be submitted by individuals or complete transcriptions
 
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| width="30%" | [http://www.usgwarchives.net/ia/mitchell/mitchell.htm USGenWeb Archives]  
 
| width="30%" | [http://www.usgwarchives.net/ia/mitchell/mitchell.htm USGenWeb Archives]  
 
| width="10%" | Free  
 
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| width="60%" | Data may be submitted by individuals or may be complete transcriptions
 
| width="60%" | Data may be submitted by individuals or may be complete transcriptions
 
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|width="30%"|[http://genealogytrails.com/iowa/mitchell/ genealogytrails.com]  
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| width="30%" | [http://genealogytrails.com/iowa/mitchell/ genealogytrails.com]  
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|width="60%"|Data may be submitted by individuals or complete transcriptions
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| width="30%" | [https://familysearch.org/search/collection/1821206] [https://familysearch.org/search/collection/2110820][https://familysearch.org/search/collection/1805551] FamilySearch  
 
| width="30%" | [https://familysearch.org/search/collection/1821206] [https://familysearch.org/search/collection/2110820][https://familysearch.org/search/collection/1805551] FamilySearch  
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| width="60%" | Click links. Some sites they link to may have fees ($)
 
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|width="30%"|[http://www.iowa-genealogy.com/Mitchell-County-Genealogy.htm Iowa-genealogy.com]  
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| width="30%" | [http://www.iowa-genealogy.com/Mitchell-County-Genealogy.htm Iowa-genealogy.com]  
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| width="60%" | Click links. Some sites they link to may have fees ($)
 
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| width="30%" | [http://www.genealogyinc.com/iowa/mitchell-county/ StateofUS.com]  
 
| width="30%" | [http://www.genealogyinc.com/iowa/mitchell-county/ StateofUS.com]  
 
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| width="100%" bgcolor="#FFFF66" colspan="2" | <center>'''Major catalogs for ''hard copy'' collections of {{PAGENAME}}''' <br>Books, microfilm, or manuscripts of genealogical records</center>
 
| width="100%" bgcolor="#FFFF66" colspan="2" | <center>'''Major catalogs for ''hard copy'' collections of {{PAGENAME}}''' <br>Books, microfilm, or manuscripts of genealogical records</center>
 
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| width="30%" | {{FHL|United States, Iowa, Mitchell|place|disp=FamilySearch Catalog}}
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| width="30%" | {{FHL|United States, Iowa, Mitchell|place|disp=FamilySearch Catalog}}  
 
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| width="30%" | [http://smartcat.acpl.lib.in.us/?q=mitchell+county%2C+iowa&image.x=5&image.y=10 Allen County Public Library]
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| located in Indiana They are heavily involved in digitizing.
 
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|width="30%"| [http://geneabloggers.com/genealogy-blogs/ GeneaBloggers]
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| width="30%" | [http://geneabloggers.com/genealogy-blogs/ GeneaBloggers]  
|width="70%"|enter "Iowa" in search box to see list and links to Iowa blogs
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| width="70%" | enter "Iowa" in search box to see list and links to Iowa blogs
 
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| width="30%" | [https://plus.google.com/s/iowa%20genealogy Google+]  
 
| width="30%" | [https://plus.google.com/s/iowa%20genealogy Google+]  
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|width="30%" | [http://genforum.genealogy.com/ia/mitchell/ genealogy.com]
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|width="70%" | Mitchell County, IA Genealogy Forum
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|width="30%" | [http://boards.ancestry.com/localities.northam.usa.states.iowa.counties.mitchell/mb.ashx ancestry.com]
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Revision as of 12:03, 9 July 2015

United States Gotoarrow.png Iowa Gotoarrow.png Mitchell County

Guide to Mitchell County, Iowa ancestry, family history, and genealogy birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Mitchell County, Iowa
Map
Map of Iowa highlighting Mitchell County
Location in the state of Iowa
Map of the U.S. highlighting Iowa
Location of Iowa in the U.S.
Facts
Founded January 15, 1851
County Seat Osage
Courthouse
Mitchell County Iowa Courthouse.jpg


County Information[edit | edit source]

Mitchell County, Iowa Record Dates[edit | edit source]

Beginning Dates for Major County Records
Birth Marriage Death Census Land Probate

County Courthouse[edit | edit source]

Quick Facts[edit | edit source]

Parent County[edit | edit source]

1851 Mitchell County was created 15 January 1851 from unorganized territory. It was attached to Chickasaw and Fayette Counties prior to organization 2 October 1854. County seat: Osage [1]

Boundary Changes[edit | edit source]

For animated maps illustrating Iowa County boundary changes, "Rotating Formation Iowa County Boundary Maps" (1816-1872) may be viewed for free at the MapofUS.org website.

Record Loss[edit | edit source]

For a list of record loss in Iowa Counties see: Iowa Counties with Burned Courthouses

Places/Localities[edit | edit source]

Town/city records in the FamilySearch Catalog

Populated Places[edit | edit source]

Neighboring Counties[edit | edit source]

Cerro Gordo • Chickasaw • Floyd • Howard • Worth • Mower County, Minnesota

Template:IAMitchell County, Iowa Clickable Neighbors

Resources[edit | edit source]

Cemeteries[edit | edit source]

Church[edit | edit source]

Most church records are held by individual churches. For contact information, check a phone directory, such as SearchBug or Dex Knows. Some denominations are gathering their records into a central repository. For more information about these major repositories, see Iowa Church Records.


Lutheran[edit | edit source]

Carpenter

  • Records of the American Lutheran Church, Carpenter, in Evangelical Lutheran Church in America database at Archives.com ($).

First Lutheran Church, St. Ansgar

  • Records of the First Lutheran Church, St. Ansgar, in Evangelical Lutheran Church in America database at Archives.com ($).

Mitchell County

  • Records of the American Lutheran Church, Mitchell County, in Evangelical Lutheran Church in America database at Archives.com ($).

Rock Creek Lutheran Church

  • Records of the Rock Creek Lutheran Church, Mitchell County, in Evangelical Lutheran Church in America database at Archives.com ($).

Court[edit | edit source]

Land[edit | edit source]

Land and property records can place an ancestor in a particular location, provide economic information, and reveal family relationships. Land records include: deeds, abstracts and indexes, mortgages, leases, grants and land patents.

See Iowa Land and Property for additional information about early Iowa land grants. After land was transferred to private ownership, subsequent transactions were usually recorded at the county courthouse, where records are currently housed.


History[edit | edit source]

Local histories are available for Mitchell County, Iowa Genealogy. County histories may include biographies, church, school and government history, and military information. For more information about local histories, see the wiki page section Iowa Local Histories.


Maps[edit | edit source]

Military[edit | edit source]

Civil War[edit | edit source]

Regiments. Service men in Mitchell County, Iowa Genealogy served in various regiments. Men often joined a company (within a regiment) that originated in their county. Listed below are companies that were specifically formed in Mitchell County, Iowa Genealogy:


- 20th Regiment, Iowa Infantry, Company A
- 27th Regiment, Iowa Infantry, Company K
- 20th Regiment, Iowa Infantry, Company A
:- 27th Regiment, Iowa Infantry, Company K

Newspapers[edit | edit source]

Additional newspapers abstracts can sometimes be found using search phrases such as Mitchell County, Iowa Genealogy newspapers in online catalogs like:


Probate[edit | edit source]

In most counties in Iowa, probate records have been kept by the county judge. They include wills, fee books, claim registers, legacy records, inheritance records, probate ticklers, and dockets. The records are available at the county courthouse.

The FamilySearch Catalog lists films of probate records. To find the records for this county, use the Place Search for Iowa - Mitchell - Probate records.


Taxation[edit | edit source]

Iowa tax records complement land records and can be used to supplement the years between censuses. Tax lists were usually made every year, however, there may be gaps of several years. For more information, see the wiki page Iowa Taxation.


Vital Records[edit | edit source]

Vital Records consist of births, adoptions, marriages, divorces, and deaths recorded on registers, certificates, and documents. A copy or an extract of most original records can be purchased from the Iowa Department of Public Health or the County Clerk's office of the county where the event occurred. See also How to order Iowa Vital Records or order electronically online.


Societies and Libraries[edit | edit source]

See also a List of Iowa Archives, Libraries, Publications, Historical & Genealogical Societies

Family History Centers[edit | edit source]

Family history centers provide one-on-one assistance and free access to premium genealogical websites. In addition, many centers have free how-to genealogy classes. See family history center for more information. Search the online FHC directory for a nearby family history center.

Websites[edit | edit source]



Sites with online indexes or images of records pertaining to Mitchell County, Iowa Genealogy
State Historical Society of Iowa Free list and links to data and "hard copy" material - results of "mitchell county" placed in search box
The Iowa Heritage Digital Collection Free digital images from a variety of Iowa cultural institutions - results of "mitchell county" in the search box
State Library of Iowa Free electronic depository of documents intended for the general public produced by Iowa agencies - results of "mitchell county" in the search box
IAGenWeb Free Data may be submitted by individuals or complete transcriptions
USGenWeb Archives Free Data may be submitted by individuals or may be complete transcriptions
genealogytrails.com Free Data may be submitted by individuals or complete transcriptions
[1] [2][3] FamilySearch Free Births, 1880-1935; Deaths 1880-1992; Marriages, 1838-1934; all indexes
Sites that search for links pertaining to Mitchell County, Iowa Genealogy
RootsWeb Resources Free Data may be submitted by individuals or may be complete transcriptions
Linkpendium Free Click links. Some sites they link to may have fees ($)
CyndisList Free Click links. Some sites they link to may have fees ($)
Iowa-genealogy.com Free Click links. Some sites they link to may have fees ($)
StateofUS.com Free family history resources and government records
Major catalogs for hard copy collections of Mitchell County, Iowa Genealogy
Books, microfilm, or manuscripts of genealogical records
FamilySearch Catalog Select topics. To select towns, add a comma to the search box.
WorldCat To find nearby libraries that have specific items, see WorldCat Online Catalog.
Allen County Public Library located in Indiana They are heavily involved in digitizing.
See also local libraries and Iowa Archives and Libraries
Social networking sites pertaining to Mitchell County, Iowa Genealogy
GeneaBloggers enter "Iowa" in search box to see list and links to Iowa blogs
Google+ list of groups from "iowa genealogy" search
Facebook list of groups from "Iowa Genealogy" search
genealogy.com Mitchell County, IA Genealogy Forum
ancestry.com Mitchell County Message Board

References[edit | edit source]

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

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