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  Union County, Iowa - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Union County is a county located in the state of Iowa, United States.
In the county the population was spread out with 23.30% under the age of 18, 8.70% from 18 to 24, 25.30% from 25 to 44, 24.00% from 45 to 64, and 18.70% who were 65 years of age or older.
The median income for a household in the county was $31,905, and the median income for a family was $41,453.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Union_County,_Iowa   (358 words)

  
 Union County Iowa Courthouse
When Union County was formed, the struggle between the North and the South was at it's height.
When the Iowa Legislature met, the preservation of the Union was foremost in their minds, and thus the name of Union County was born.
The town of Creston had been established, along the railroad, and it was suggested that the county seat be moved.
www.unioncountyiowa.org   (300 words)

  
 About Union County Extension
Iowa State University Extension brings programs to the people of Union County in the areas of agriculture, business and industry, continuing education, families and youth.
Union County Extension Council - A county council is elected to determine the direction of programming to meet the needs of Union County citizens.
Community Club: There are 11 community clubs in Union County, one club being specific to the study of dogs and another club specific to the study of horses.
www.extension.iastate.edu /union/aboutus   (433 words)

  
 History of Union County Iowa
It originally was to be named Mason but at the last minute the name was changed to Union because of the arising differences between the north and the south.
Presently the income of many of the county's residents is dependent on agriculture and a fine number of service and manufacturing industries in the county.
Today Creston and Union County are part of the Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railroad system, the nation's largest rail network.
members.ll.net /tracer/history.html   (318 words)

  
 EPA > OWOW > Clean Lakes Case Study
It was built in 1952 near the headwaters of the Platte River and by the 1970s it was heavily impacted by erosion from its surrounding agricultural watershed.
The Union County Soil Conservation District, in conjunction with landowners, prepared water quality management plans for individual farms surrounding the lake.
Union County Soil Conservation District staff were funded by the Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship and the USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service.
www.epa.gov /OWOW/lakes/clnlake.html   (1961 words)

  
 Union County Iowa Real Estate
Union County Iowa Real Estate is a way for consumers to find the best Real estate Agents and Brokers for every city in Union County Iowa.
When you have been directed to an Union County Iowa real estate professional in the area you have chosen you will be able to search for your dream home and get free printouts from the MLS database in that area.
Union County Iowa Real Estate Brokers and agents can use the many news and information pages we offer to get up to date information about the Union County Iowa real estate market.
www.myhomesearches.com /county/iowa/union-county-iowa.htm   (576 words)

  
 Josten's Our Town Award: Union County, IA
Tammy Ross of Afton, Iowa, knew something was up the day her husband volunteered to keep watch over the children in the home daycare she’d run for 15 years so that she could dash down to KSIB radio station in nearby Creston.
Tammy Ross also saw her name in lights on the flashing electronic sign at the Iowa State Savings Bank, the locally owned institution that sponsors the award and sweetens the pot by putting up $2,500 for an annual prize for which the monthly Excellence in Education recipients are eligible.
Before moving to Union County to live with his grandparents, Josh had, as he said, “seen stuff happen”—including shootings, car wrecks, and a friend lost to drugs.
www.search-institute.org /assetmag/autumn01/unioncounty   (1207 words)

  
 Union County, IA News
Iowa Department of Transportation engineers are trying something new in an attempt to reduce the number of highway crashes in the state - by rattling the teeth of motorists.
Motorists in Iowa are familiar with that rumbling sound when their car goes too far off the side of the highway or approaches a stop sign on a rural road.
The Iowa Legislature should reconsider its proposed revision of eminent-domain law, which would place severe limitations on local governments' ability to acquire land for the development of a lake project.
www.topix.net /county/union-ia   (603 words)

  
 Miscellaneous Union County, Iowa Obituaries
Peggy Joanna Stroud, 67, Murray, died of a heart ailment Feb. 14, 2001, at the Clarke County Hospital in Osceola.
She was the widow of Harold Hughes, former Iowa governor and U.S. Senator.
William Lewis "Jake" Brandt, 94, of Tingley died Aug. 1, 2001, at the Ringgold County Hospital in Mount Ayr.
www.obitcentral.com /obitsearch/obits/ia/ia-union1.htm   (1442 words)

  
 The Political Graveyard: Union County, Iowa
Assignment of birthplaces, deathplaces, and cemeteries to counties is subject to error.
The intent is to locate places according to current county names and boundaries.
Iowa railroad commission, 1878-81, 1884-87; state court judge in Iowa; U.S. Representative from Iowa 8th District, 1873-77;
politicalgraveyard.com /geo/IA/UN.html   (545 words)

  
 Lorimor Cemetery - Union County, Iowa
Driving directions to the cemetery (from a well known starting point) approx 1 mile south of Lorimor, Iowa on Hwy 169 & approx 1/2 mile east on 130th Street.
We found the cemetery to be in good condition.
Iowa Birth, Marriage and Death Records - Ancestry.com
www.interment.net /data/us/ia/union/lorimor/index.htm   (99 words)

  
 Union County Research Guide
Union county was created in 1853 from Clarke County.
Union County is located in southwestern Iowa in the second tier of counties from the Missouri border.
It is surrounded by the following counties: West – Adams Co., North – Adair and Madison Co., East – Clark Co., SE – Decatur Co., South – Ringgold Co., - and SW Taylor Co.
www.iowagenealogy.org /CountyResearchGuide/UnionCoGuide.htm   (941 words)

  
 Petznick Photos II
This is an article that appeared in the History of Union County (published in the 1970's) about Gottfried Petznick, written by Helen Petznick Merritt.
Several years ago when I lived in Topeka, KS, I found The History of Union County, Iowa in the Public Library.
1930 Sand Creek Township, Union County, Iowa census record for Queenie Petznick Young and her family.
www.4familytrees.com /petznick/petznickphotosII.htm   (364 words)

  
 Union County, Iowa IA, county profile - hotels, festivals, genealogy, newspapers - ePodunk
The county was named for local sentiments during the debates about slavery.
Union County is one of 99 counties in Iowa.
This was a decrease of -2.57% from the 2000 census.
www.epodunk.com /cgi-bin/genInfo.php?locIndex=7705   (604 words)

  
 Iowa WPA Graves Registration Survey
Counties not indexed by the 1930s WPA Graves Registration Project, and thus not included in the database on this web site, include Appanoose, Benton, Cherokee, Clinton, Dallas, Des Moines, Dubuque, Hardin, Humboldt, Ida, Iowa, Jasper, Lyon, Monona, Osceola, Pottawattamie, and Warren.
IowaGravestones.org is an extensive collection of Gravestone Photos from Iowa Cemeteries.
This database includes a search mechanism that may be used within a county or state-wide.
iowawpagraves.org   (93 words)

  
 Union County, Iowa - Facts, Records & Real Property Research
Property History from HomeInfoMax is not currently available for this county.
Document Images from HomeInfoMax are not currently available for this county.
With no mandatory minimum usage and several smart searching options, it has never been easier to research county records online, run title searches, retrieve property profiles, find ownership transfers, taxes and mortgages, or generate your own targeted marketing leads.
www.homeinfomax.com /Public/County_Records/IA-Iowa/Union_county.html   (227 words)

  
 Union County Marriage Index   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
The earliest marriages recorded in Union County were published in the Hawkeye Heritage, Vol.
These records have been copied and checked by various members of the Union County Genealogical Society.
If a second name is listed in parentheses it means there was a discrepancy in the three places where the names were found.
iagenweb.org /union/UCMarriages/marriageindex.html   (155 words)

  
 Adams County Iowa Genealogy - IaGenWeb
Adams County was created from Pottawattamie County in 1851, but was not fully organized until 1853.
The idea was to provide a single entry point for all counties in Kentucky, where collected databases would be indexed and cross-linked, so that even if an individual were found in more than one county, they could be located in the index.
County pages are hosted by volunteers who coordinate the collection of databases and generally oversee the contents of their web pages.
incolor.inetnebr.com /rgcox/adams.htm   (690 words)

  
 Union County, Iowa (IA) Real Estate Census Data
House.com connects you to Union County Real Estate Agents with years of experience in helping people find new Union County Homes.
If you are looking to sell your Union County, Iowa Home, our specialists will provide you with a Free Market Analysis (CMA) on your house—empowering you to know your house’s value.
Our Union County, IA Agents will help you with the home buying or home selling processes every step of the way.
www.house.com /Census/Real_Estate_Census_s_Iowa_co_Union.aspx   (259 words)

  
 Creston, Iowa - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Creston is a city in Union County, Iowa, United States.
It is the county seat of Union County
About 7.0% of families and 11.5% of the population were below the poverty line, including 13.6% of those under age 18 and 8.3% of those age 65 or over.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Creston,_Iowa   (560 words)

  
 tourism
Union County is located in the beautiful rolling hillsides of southwest Iowa.
Union County is the perfect place to spend your next vacation or holiday.
Here you can experience our railroad history or that of the Mormons who passed through on their way to Utah.
www.unioncountyiowatourism.com   (58 words)

  
 Mateer and MIller Families of Union County, Iowa
Joseph died December 21, 1916 and he was buried at Cromwell Cemetery, Cromwell, Union Co., Iowa.
Albert W. Mateer was born in June 1842 in Pennsylvania and died in 1917 in Cromwell, Union County, Iowa.
She is buried at Council Bluffs, Iowa in Fairview Cemetery.
www.lyndonirwin.com /mateer.htm   (191 words)

  
 Union County, Iowa QuickLinks from the US Census Bureau   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
Union County, Iowa QuickLinks from the US Census Bureau
Population by Race and Hispanic or Latino origin: Iowa counties, Places in Iowa
Historical population counts, 1900 to 1990, for all counties in Iowa
quickfacts.census.gov /qfd/states/19/19175lk.html   (248 words)

  
 Miscellaneous Union County, Iowa Obituaries
Margaret Edelhiede Fairgrave, 93, of Fort Myers, Fla., formerly of Adair County, died Nov. 21, 2003, in Fort Myers, Fla.
Virginia Hayse, 88, of Mount Ayr died Nov. 22, 2003, at Ringgold County Hospital in Mount Ayr.
Ethel Worthington, 74, of Muscatine, formerly of Adams County, died of cancer Nov. 17, 2003, at her home.
www.genealogybuff.com /ia/ia-union-obits1.htm   (1996 words)

  
 Union County Extension
From this site you may learn more of the services we provide for the Union County community.
Union County has programming in various areas of interest: Agriculture, Youth, Families, Home Economics, and Communities.
Union County 4-H member, Brooke P., was recognized for her swine project at the State of Iowa 4-H recognition event, August 26, 2006.
www.extension.iastate.edu /union   (427 words)

  
 Welcome to the Union County EMS Association !   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
The purpose of this Web site is to enhance the support services to EMS providers in Union County Iowa.
Brett Weis from Afton was elected to the Union County Association EMS Board of Directors through the election by the general membership.
You can request some from the Coordinator, or you may see them placed at businesses around Union County, either on rolls in a tower shaped box, or on a hanging strip.
www.unioncountyems.com   (449 words)

  
 Shop Iowa Online Business Directory Union County   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
When Iowa Legislators met the preservation of the Union was foremost in their minds, and thus the name of Union County was born.
The smaller city of Afton had nothing to offer and so Creston, following an election, became the new county seat on November 25, 1890.
It houses both the municipal and county offices.
www.shopiowa.net /union.htm   (270 words)

  
 Dodge township, Union County, Iowa (IA) Detailed Profile
Dodge township, Union County, Iowa (IA) Detailed Profile
Back to: Union County, Iowa (IA), All US cities.
Out of people who lived in different counties, 45% lived in Iowa.
www.city-data.com /township/Dodge-Union-IA.html   (122 words)

  
 union county - Iowa land for sale. Realtor, land appraiser, and auctions. Small town living. Rural homes.
Subsequent to final closing, the EWRP contract will be rewritten naming the buyer(s) as contract holder.
Prospective buyers should address all EWRP contract transfer questions to personnel at the Union County, South Dakota Farm Service Agency at phone number 605-356-3315.
Any and all surveys that may be needed to convey title in accordance wit the Union Co.,
www.iowaland.net /mycustompage0044.htm   (662 words)

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