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Chickasaw County Iowa

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Cities and Towns

Alta Vista -- Bassett  -- Fredericksburg  -- Ionia  -- Lawler
Nashua  -- New Hampton  -- North Washington  -- Protivin
Abandoned Towns, Villages And Post Offices
 Early county settlers came from Eastern and Southern states. Immigrants were of German, Norwegian and Irish descent. Between the 1870s - 1880s, many Czech immigrants settled in Washington and Utica Townships.

County Information

Chickasaw County was originally attached to Fayette County

It was established on 30 Jun 1853 and was named for the southern Indian Nation whose chief was Bradford. 
New Hampton became the county seat in 1857.


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Website updates:
08 June 2014: Obit - Blanche Alta (Sherman) Cartee
20 Feb 2014: News Articles - Court News - Frank Van Tassel

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Surrounding Counties
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Winneshiek County (northeast)
Fayette County (southeast)
Bremer County (south)
Floyd County (west)
Butler County (southwest)
Mitchell County (northwest)

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