Pottawattamie County, Iowa
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Lewis And Clark Monument
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County Information

The County takes its name from the
Potawatomi Native American tribe
County Organized: 1848
County Seat: Council Bluffs
Square Miles: 954

County Courthouse
227 South Sixth Street
County Courthouse
Council Bluffs, IA 51501-4269
Phone: (712)328-5604

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13 Sept 2018:
Architectural Features: Airports; Bridges; Buildings; Crossings; Towers
Institutions: Hospitals
03 Aug 2018:
Obituaries/Deaths: Archie Angeroth; Soren Antonius; Helen (McGruder) Bach; Edith Bracker; Kenneth Drake; F. Donald Ford; Dora Ellis; Amos D. Graybill; Grace M. Guill; Gladys M. (Henry) Hough; Frank W. Hunt; Alexander Johnson; Anna Johnson
01 Aug 2018:
Cemeteries: Hazel Dell Cemetery Stone readings - Ellen Johnson; George H. Osborn; Lillian D. Osborn; Howard D. Osborn; Ruth E. Hutchison; J. B. Ben Hutchison; William J. Hutchison; Eliza M. Hutchison; Ruby Hutchison; LeeRoy Hutchison; Bessie Hutchison; Marjorie Floerchinger; LeRoy F. Floerchinger; Rose Osborn; Lavinia T. Osborn; James Henry Osborn; Margery Osborn; Johnie Osborn; Tommie Osborn; Delorain Moffatt; Hugh R. Barnett; Katie M. Barnett; Arthur Lee Monroe; Josiah Maurice Monroe; Josiah Turner; Margretta E. Osborn; J. W. Osborn; Hunter Osborn; Julia M. Osborn; William P. Barnett; Theresa C. Barnett; Hans P. Pedersen; Ridhard M. Johnson; Alan J. Clark; Anna C. Clark; W. H. Hutchison; Charles Lee Barnes; Maggie Cole Draper; John Arthur Williams; John E. Williams; Rachel Williams; Esther Green Hough; Harry Clair Hough; Peder Pedersen; Clara V. Victoria Pedersen; Gideon Harrison; Cora E. Hough; Roy W. Hough; John King; Lydia Maria King; E. Hunter Magruder; Elizabeth Turner; Auntie Springer; Baby Girl Terry; Harold Glenn Terry; Lemuel Barritt; Lemuel Barritt; Mary Kirkland; Barbara Ann Hough; D. N. Magruder
Biographies: 1883 Biographies - Henry C. Bebensee; John L. Busch; Rasmus Campbell; D. S. Frank; Ernest Franke; Robert Ingram; William Kirby; Henry B. Knowles; Col. William Orr; A. B. Perkins; H. F. Saar; Julius J. Saar; Albert W. Wyman
08 July 2018:
Biographies: 1883 Biographies - A. N. Halladay; S. M. Hildebrand; Judson B. Hogate; Thomas H. Jefferson; James S. Lawrence; John McConaughey; Henry Rapp; H. H. Rounds; Martha E. Sage; John Senn; Joseph Stroebele; Herman Vieth; William F. Wright; Christian Young; J. N. Young
15 June 2018:
Cemeteries: Hazel Dell Cemetery Stone readings - Soren Antonius; Bessie Anna Barnett; Gertrude H. Barnett; Infant Barnett; Jack J. Barnett; Ralph M. Barnett; Benjamin F. Barritt; Emma C. Barritt; Esther J. Barritt; John J. Barnett; Garret Barritt; Harry H. Barritt; Jennie M. Barritt; John J. Barritt; Oliver E. Barritt; Oliver L. Barritt; William O. Barritt; Christensen; Carrie M. Heaston; Talitha Elizabeth Hoover; Eva M. Jensen; Joe J. Jensen; A. W. Johnson; Maren S. Larson; Harry C. Lash; Ruby M. Lash; Christian Mortensen; Maggie Peterson; Christina Peterson; Hans Peterson; James A. Peterson; Jens Peterson; Mette S. Peterson; Nels Peterson; Clemens D. Smith; Guy C. Smith; John Sternberg; Joseph Sternberg; John E. Taylor; Kate M. Taylor
13 June 2018:
Cemeteries: Hazel Dell Cemetery (Updated listing)
13 Apr 2018:
News Articles: Accidents/Disasters/Fires - Car of Sheep Burned Alive
12 Apr 2018:
People: Who's Who - Charles A. Beno; W. P. Hughes; Edwin R. Jackson

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Surrounding Counties
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Shelby County (northeast)
Cass County (east)
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Mills County (south)
Sarpy County, Nebraska (southwest)
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