History and Genealogy of Washington County, Iowa

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County Information

First named " Slaughter " in January, 1838.
Named changed on the 25th of January, 1839,
to Washington.
County Seat: Washington
Year Organized: 1837
Square Miles: 569

Courthouse:
P.O. Box 889
Washington, IA 52353-0889
Phone: (319) 653-7717

 

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Website Updates:

28 Sept 2017:
Obituaries/Deaths: Hattie Elnora Reighard
15 Sept 2017:
Historical Info: 1865 County History; Named Slaughter County, Then Changed to Washington County
Towns & Cities: Ainsworth; Brighton; Crawfordsville; Davis Creek; Paris; Washington; Wassonville
08 May 2017:
Historical Info: People - Who's Who - J. L. Brookhart; Henry M. Eicher; M. H. Fedderson

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