Place:Osceola, Iowa, United States


NameOsceola
Alt namesOsceolasource: Getty Vocabulary Program
Osceola County
TypeCounty
Coordinates43.383°N 95.633°W
Located inIowa, United States     (1871 - )
Contained Places
Inhabited place
Allendorf
Ashton
Cloverdale
Harris
May City
Melvin
Ocheyedan
Sibley
Township
Allison ( 1870 - )
Baker ( 1851 - )
East Holman ( 1851 - )
Fairview ( 1851 - )
Gilman ( 1851 - )
Goewey ( 1851 - )
Harrison ( 1851 - )
Horton ( 1851 - )
Ocheyedan (township) ( 1851 - )
Viola ( 1851 - )
West Holman ( 1851 - )
Wilson ( 1851 - )
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog


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Osceola County is a county located in the U.S. state of Iowa. It is named for Seminole war chief Osceola. The population was 6,462 in the 2010 census, a decline from 7,003 in the 2000 census.[1] The county seat is Sibley, named for H. H. Sibley of Minnesota.

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Timeline

Date Event Source
1851 County formed Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1869 Land records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1872 Marriage records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1872 Probate records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1873 Court records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1880 Birth records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1880 First census Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1880 No significant boundary changes after this year Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990

Population History

source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
Census Year Population
1880 2,219
1890 5,574
1900 8,725
1910 8,956
1920 10,223
1930 10,182
1940 10,607
1950 10,181
1960 10,064
1970 8,555
1980 8,371
1990 7,267


Cemeteries

Cemeteries of Osceola County, Iowa, United States

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