Trails to the Past

Iowa

Hancock County

 

 

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Hancock county was established as a result of an election on June 28, 1858. At the time two townships, Avery and Madison, were also established. Soon after a courthouse was built in Garner, Iowa that continues to be the county seat.

On Line Data

Cities
    Britt
    Corwith
    Crystal Lake
    Forest City (part)
    Garner
    Goodell
    Kanawha
    Klemme
    Woden
Census-designated places
    Duncan
    Hayfield
    Hutchins
    Miller
Other unincorporated community
    Stilson

Townships
    Amsterdam
    Avery
    Bingham
    Boone
    Britt
    Concord
    Crystal
    Ell
    Ellington
    Erin
    Garfield
    Liberty
    Madison
    Magor
    Orthel
    Twin Lake

Hancock County Court House

Adjacent counties
    Winnebago County (north)
    Cerro Gordo County (east)
    Wright County (south)
    Kossuth County (west)

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