Henry County History and Genealogy

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County Information
One tradition says the county was named for Gen. James Dougherty Henry. Another says it was named for Gen. Henry Dodge.

County Seat: Mount Pleasant
Year Organized: 1836
Square Miles: 434

P.O. Box 149
County Courthouse
Mount Pleasant, IA 52641-0149
Phone: (319) 385-0759


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Website Updates:

13 Apr 2018:
Obituaries, Deaths & Funeral Cards: Morris Cronon
20 Mar 2018:
Obituaries, Deaths & Funeral Cards: Carl Wilhelm Von Coelln

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