History and Genealogy
Butler County Iowa
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|Cities and Towns |
Allison -- Aplington -- Aredale -- Bristow -- Clarksville
Dumont -- Greene -- New Hartford -- Parkersburg -- Shell Rock
Abandoned Towns, Villages And Post Offices
|Albion -- Beaver -- Bennezette -- Butler -- Coldwater -- Dayton -- Fremont |
Jackson -- Jefferson -- Madison -- Monroe -- Pittsford -- Ripley
Shell Rock -- Washington -- West Point
It was established in January 15,1851 from Buchanan and Black Hawk Counties, but not officially organized until October 2, 1854.
It was named for 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.
The county seat is Allison
|Births ||Biographies |
|Cemeteries ||Census Data|
|Documents ||Historical Info|
|Marriages ||Military Data|
|News Articles ||Obituaries/Deaths|
07 Jan 2013: Documents - Court Documents - August Barth Estate; Thomas Bettesworth Estate; Abigail Elvira Crosby; Susan Hudson; William H. Montgomery Estate
06 Jan 2013: Obit - Arena A. Barnhouse
05 Jan 2013: Obits - Clark Carr; Frances Jane (Griffith) [Wamsley] Carr; Lucy (Hickman) [Rambo] Carr
Births - William A. Carr; Schuyler Hardman; Moulton Hartness; Addie E. Loomer; William E. Patterson; John M. Ramsey; Della/Delia Shafer; Castinah Shannon; Wilfred C. Shepard
News Articles - Appleby; Appleby & Miller; Billington & Elliott; Duffield; Fahr & Jungkunz; Fahr & Myrick; Graham; Hewett; Hill; Hutchinson; Kilsons; Needham, Needham, Bunker, Morford, Oltoff, Buroker, Morford & Needham; Norford, Richards & Bunker; W. A. Richards and wife were Waterloo shoppers on Friday; Richards & Newbury; Richards, Searle & Jungkunz; Waite, Newbury & Patton
Documents - Court Documents - Eva L. Fiddick Estate
02 Jan 2013: Bio - J. Scofield
Census: 1880 Jackson Twp County Home For The Poor
Historical Info 1883 County Poor Farm
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