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 Guthrie County
Genealogy and History

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Cities and Towns
Bagley --- Bayard --- Guthrie Center
Jamaica --- Menlo --- Panora --- Yale
Abandoned Towns, Villages And Post Offices

County Information

County Seat: Guthrie Center
Year Organized: 1851
Square Miles: 591

Named for Capt. Edwin B. Guthrie, who died in the Mexican War.

200 N 5th Street
County Courthouse
Guthrie Center, IA 50115-1300
Phone: (641) 747-3512


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State Bird and Flower

Census Data Cemeteries
Churches Historical Info
Marriages Military Data
News Articles Obituaries/Deaths
Queries Schools
Website Updates:
09 Sep 2013: Military Data - Civil War - 1883 Pensioners On The Roll
19 Aug 2013: Obit - Thurloe Paul Gallogly
13 July 2013: Historical Info - Bee Culture
Births - Oliver Frank Abbott; Henryetta Hallock; Minnie Belle Knight; John L. McLaughlin; Female Merical; Harvey Ellsworth Moore; Female Morris; Male Pole; Albert Davis Sayre; Male Walter
10 Jul 2013: Obit - Mr. McCullough
Bios - Lew Apple; J. W. Cummins; Fred Fry; Johnny Green (the Musquaka Chief); O. B. Hayden; Benjamin Kunkle; Michael Leinart; John Nevins; S. D. Nichols; L. J. Pentecost; E. J. Reynolds

Past Updates

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Surrounding Counties
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Dallas County (east)
Adair County (south)
Audubon County (west)
Carroll County (northwest)

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