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Cherokee County Iowa

 


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Cities and Towns

Aurelia -- Cherokee -- Cleghorn -- Larrabee
Marcus -- Meriden -- Quimby -- Washta
Abandoned Towns, Villages And Post Offices

 Cherokee County is divided into sixteen townships:

Afton -- Amherst -- Cedar -- Cherokee
Diamond -- Grand Meadow -- Liberty -- Marcus
Pilot -- Pitcher -- Rock -- Sheridan -- Silver
Spring -- Tilden -- Willow


County Information
Established in 1851 from Crawford County

The County Seat is Cherokee

 

 
ONLINE DATA

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State Bird and Flower

Cemeteries Census Data
Churches Geographical Features
Historical Info Marriages
Military Data News Articles
Obituaries/Deaths Schools
   
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Past Updates

18 Nov 2014:
Obit: Floyd Peter Lux
11 Oct 2014:
Geographical Features: Bridges; Lakes; Parks; Stream, Creeks & Rivers
Churches
Schools

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Surrounding Counties
O'Brien County (north)
Buena Vista County (east)
Ida County (south)
Woodbury County (southwest)
Plymouth County (west)

 

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