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Delaware County Iowa


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Cities and Towns

Colesburg -- Delaware -- Delhi -- Dundee
Dyersville -- Earlville -- Greeley -- Hopkinton
Manchester -- Masonville -- Ryan
Abandoned Towns, Villages And Post Offices


County Information

Organized in 1837 from Dubuque County.
It was named in honor of Delaware Senator John M. Clayton, who also has another Iowa county, Clayton County, named in his honor.
The county seat is Manchester



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Historical Info Marriages
Military Data News Articles
Obituaries/Deaths Schools

Website updates:

17 Feb 2016:
Census: 2000 Census Demographics

Past Updates

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Surrounding Counties
Buchanan County (west)
Clayton County (north)
Dubuque County (east)
Fayette County (northwest)
Jones County (southeast)
Linn County (southwest)


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