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History and Genealogy
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Monroe County Iowa

 


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Cities and Towns

Albia
Eddyville
Lovilia
Melrose

Townships in Monroe County

Bluff Creek -- Cedar -- Franklin
Guilford -- Jackson -- Mantua -- Monroe
Pleasant -- Troy -- Union -- Urbana -- Wayne
Abandoned Towns, Villages And Post Offices

Monroe County Courthouse
10 Benton Ave. E.
Albia, IA 52531

Recorder's Office: (641) 932-5164
County Clerk (641) 932-5212

Albia Public Library
203 Benton Ave E Albia, IA 52531-2036


County Information
Created in 1843 from Wapello County, it was named for President James Monroe

The county seat is Albia

County Map

 

 
ONLINE DATA

Births Biographies

State Bird and Flower
Cemeteries Census Data
Churches Historical Info
Marriages Military Data
News Articles Obituaries/Deaths
Schools  
Website updates:
11 Oct 2013: Cemeteries - Mount Pleasant Cemetery - George W. Robinson
21 Sep 2013: Military Data - Civil War - 1883 Pensioners On The Roll
09 Jun 2013: Obits - Rhoda Ellen (McCoy) Caldwell; Daniel Edmund McCoy; Lydia (Shafer) McCoy; Alonzo Wallace Shafer; George Washington Shafer; Hiram Shafer; Lozina E (Watkins) Shafer; William Warner
23 Mar 2013: Bio - John C. Lawrence
20 Jan 2013: Obit - Pearl Eugene Smith

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Surrounding Counties
Marion County (northwest)
Mahaska County (northeast)
Wapello County (east)
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Lucas County (west)

 

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