Place:Hancock, Iowa, United States

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NameHancock
Alt namesHancocksource: Getty Vocabulary Program
TypeCounty
Coordinates43.083°N 93.717°W
Located inIowa, United States     (1851 - )
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog


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Hancock County is a county located in the U.S. state of Iowa. The population was 11,341 in the 2010 census, a decline from 12,100 in the 2000 census.[1] The county seat is Garner. The county is named in honor of John Hancock, a leader of the Continental Congress during the American Revolution.

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Timeline

Date Event Source
1851 County formed Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1857 Land records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1858 Court records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1860 First census Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1860 No significant boundary changes after this year Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1873 Marriage records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1876 Probate records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1880 Birth records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources

Population History

source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
Census Year Population
1860 179
1870 999
1880 3,453
1890 7,621
1900 13,752
1910 12,731
1920 14,723
1930 14,802
1940 15,402
1950 15,077
1960 14,604
1970 13,227
1980 13,833
1990 12,638

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External links

http://iagenweb.org/hancock/


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