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Union County, Iowa


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Abandoned Towns, Villages And Post Offices

County Information

County Seat: Creston
Year Organized: 1851
Square Miles: 424

Named for local sentiments during the debates about slavery.

300 North Pine Street
County Courthouse
Creston, IA 50801-2252
Phone: (641) 782-1701



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Website Updates:

11 Aug 2016:
Obituaries/Deaths: Joseph R. Davenport
Cemeteries: Graceland
16 Jan 2016:
Marriages & Marriage Licenses: Marriage Licenses - McBay ~ Speese

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Surrounding Counties
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Madison County (northeast)
Clarke County (east)
Ringgold County (south)
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