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Marion County, Iowa

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Cities and Towns
Bussey Columbia (unincorporated) Hamilton
Harvey Knoxville Marysville
Melcher-Dallas Otley (unincorporated) Pella
Pleasantville Swan Tracy
Abandoned Towns, Villages And Post Offices

County Information
Created in 1845 from Washington County.

The county seat is Knoxville. It is named for Francis Marion, a brigadier general from South Carolina in the American Revolutionary War


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State Bird and Flower

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Documents Geographical Features
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Military Data News Articles
Obituaries/Deaths Queries

Website updates:

16 Oct 2014:
Query: Leopold Liike
15 Oct 2014:
Geographical Features: Bridges; Dams; Lakes; Parks; Stream, Creeks & Rivers

Past Updates


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Surrounding Counties
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Mahaska County (east)
Monroe County (southeast)
Lucas County (southwest)
Warren County (west)

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