Trails to the Past

Iowa

Kossuth County

 

 

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Kossuth County was founded on January 15, 1851. It was named after Lajos Kossuth, Regent-President of Hungary who went to exile to America following the war of independence of Hungary from Austria. The county was enlarged northward in 1857 by the inclusion of the former Bancroft County.

On Line Data

Cities
    Algona (County seat)
    Bancroft
    Burt
    Fenton
    Lakota
    Ledyard
    Lone Rock
    Lu Verne
    Swea City
    Titonka
    Wesley
    West Bend
    Whittemore
Census-designated places
    Irvington
    Sexton
    St. Benedict
    St. Joseph

Townships
    Buffalo
    Burt
    Cresco
    Eagle
    Fenton
    Garfield
    German
    Grant
    Greenwood
    Harrison
    Hebron
    Irvington
    Ledyard
    Lincoln
    Lotts Creek
    Lu Verne
    Plum Creek
    Portland
    Prairie
    Ramsey
    Riverdale
    Seneca
    Sherman
    Springfield
    Swea
    Union
    Wesley
    Whittemore

Old Grainery Sexton, Iowa

Adjacent counties
    Martin County, Minnesota (north)
    Faribault County, Minnesota (north)
    Winnebago County (northeast)
    Hancock County (southeast)
    Humboldt County (south)
    Palo Alto County (southwest)
    Emmet County (northwest)

 

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