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Clayton County Iowa

 


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County Information

It 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.

The county seat is Elkader.

 

 
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Website updates:

11 July 2016:
News Articles: Strawberry Point News, June 23, 1915
Townships: Township List
07 July 2016:
Obituaries/Deaths: Jerry John Minard
5 Jun 2016:
Census Data: 1840 Census
04 Apr 2016:
Obituaries/Deaths: Deaths - Death Certificate Index 1921-39

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Surrounding Counties

Allamakee County (north)
Crawford County, Wis (northeast), across the Mississippi River
Grant County, Wis (east), across the Mississippi River
Buchanan County (southwest)
Delaware County (south)
Dubuque County (southeast)
Fayette County (west)
Winneshiek County (northwest)
 

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