Wapello County history.

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Wapello History Committee , [Iowa]
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Other titlesWapello County history, 1986.
ContributionsSterling, Ruth., Wapello History Committee.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsF627.W2 W28 1986
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 527 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2445619M
LC Control Number87142331

The history of Wapello County, Iowa, containing a history of the county, its cities, towns, &c., a biographical directory of citizens, war record of its volunteers in the late rebellion, general and local statistics history of the Northwest, history of : North Second St Wapello, IA [email protected] Filed under: Wapello County (Iowa) -- History Portrait and Biographical Album of Wapello County, Iowa: Containing Full Page Portraits and Biographical Sketches of Prominent and Representative Citizens of the County, Together With Portraits and Biographies of All the Governors of Iowa, and of the Presidents of The United States (Chicago: Chapman.

Wapello County Regional Fair Book - The th Anniversary of the Big 4 Fair. Listing of Artists Who Have Performed at the Wapello County Fair. History of Family's Involved in the Wapello County Fair - Click on Each Listed Family for History of Their Involvement.

Wapello County History County Namesake Wapello County is named in honor of the Fox Indian Chief Wapello, his name meaning “the prince.” He was a powerful ruler among his people and a good friend to the white man.

During the Black Hawk War, Chief Wapello was the second-in-command over the combined Sac and Fox Indians who occupied the land. Wapello County was created on Febru from Unorganized Territory. The county opened at midnight on Ap with several hundred eager settlers camped along the eastern border.

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Wapello County Assessor Wapello County Courthouse West Fourth Ottumwa, IA Voice: () Fax: () Gary Smith, Assessor. Shows landowners. LC Land ownership maps, Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

Includes distance chart and business directories. Ancillary maps: Agency City -- Ashland -- Bladensburg -- Blakesburg -- Chillicothe -- Dahlonega -- Eddyville -- Kirkville -- Marysville -- Ormanville -- Ottumwa -- Richmond. LC copy laminated, mounted on cloth, and sectioned.

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Title: The history of Wapello County, Iowa Illustrated. Publisher: British Library. Land atlas and plat book, Wapello County, Iowa Family History Library Land records original entries, Family History Library List of heirs description of real estate, Family History Library.

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The Wapello County Historical Society was organized Octo The Grand Opening at the present location at W. Main St., Ottumwa, Iowa, was held J As there was no elevator to the second floor, $55, was raised within a year and an elevator was in operation by September.

Wapello County, Iowa A Brief History. Wapello County is named in honor of Fox Indian Chief "Wau-ba-law," "Waupello," or "Wa-pel-lo." Chief Wapello was the second-in-command over the combined Sac and Fox Indians.

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The county was opened at midnight on Ap Eager settlers camped along the county border; and, at the sound of a shotgun. Filed under: Wapello County (Iowa) -- Biography Portrait and Biographical Album of Wapello County, Iowa: Containing Full Page Portraits and Biographical Sketches of Prominent and Representative Citizens of the County, Together With Portraits and Biographies of All the Governors of Iowa, and of the Presidents of The United States (Chicago.

The Wapello County Genealogical Society has many holdings shelved at its library located in the Wapello Building at E. Main in Ottumwa including birth records, city directories, school annuals, cemetery and burial information and records, census microfilm, obituaries from to the present, church records, family histories and many other holdings.

The History of Wapello County, Iowa: Containing a History of the County, Its Cities, Towns, &c., a Biographical Directory of Citizens, War Record of Its Volunteers in the Late Rebellion, General and Local Statistics History of the Northwest, History of Iowa. W.W. Hixson & Co.'s plat book of Wapello County, Iowa, containing a map of the county and township maps showing land ownership.

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English. Subject: Time. Country. United States. State. Iowa. County. Wapello County. Item Type (DCMI) Still image Text. Item Type (AAT) Atlases Plat books. Genre/Form: Biographies History Biography: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Waterman, Harrison L.

(Harrison Lyman), b. History of Wapello County, Iowa. Wapello County Courthouse A crude one-story log cabin served as the first courthouse in Ottumwa. It was torn down after a short time to make room for a $1, courthouse, which was built in The Wapello County Assessor may provide property information to the public "as is" without warranty of any kind, expressed or implied.

Assessed values are subject to change by the assessor, Board of Review or State Equalization process. Statutory exemptions including revitalization exemptions may affect the.

Genre/Form: Biographies History Biography: Additional Physical Format: Print version: Waterman, Harrison L. (Harrison Lyman), b. History of Wapello County, Iowa. Wapello County Iowa Genealogy & history books.

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The county buildings of Wapello County consist of a court house and a jail. The former building is a large but not architecturally imposing brick structure, occupying an elevated and convenient site on the northwest corner of Fourth and Court Streets in a well settled portion of the City of Ottumwa.

History of Wapello County, Iowa () Bench and Bar (Source: Internet Archive) Index to District Court case files, Viewing restrictions apply (Source: FamilySearch) Livingston's Law Register, Wapello County Lawyers (Source: Google Books).

A Short History of Wapello County, Iowa from A. T. Andreas' Illustrated Historical Atlas of the State of Iowa. ; Books with biographical information. Biographies from History of Wapello County, Iowa copyright ; Portrait And Biographical Album of Wapello County, Iowa copyright Ottumwa Genealogy (in Wapello County, IA) USA (1,) > Iowa (32,) > Wapello County () > Ottumwa ().

Note: This page primarily lists records kept at the city level. Additional records are listed on the county and state pages.Excerpt from Portrait and Biographical Album of Wapello County, Iowa: Containing Full Page Portraits and Biographical Sketches of Prominent and Representative Citizens of the County As one of the most interesting features of this work, we present the portraits of numerous represent ative :