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* Stamps, Maurice. ''Shoal Creek Legends 3'' Seymour, IA: Seymour Community Club, 2009.
 
* Stamps, Maurice. ''Shoal Creek Legends 3'' Seymour, IA: Seymour Community Club, 2009.
 
* Ramsey, Guy R. ''Names of Old Towns Fading into Haze of Past Memories,'' The Daily Iowegian, 28 November 1948.
 
* Ramsey, Guy R. ''Names of Old Towns Fading into Haze of Past Memories,'' The Daily Iowegian, 28 November 1948.
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* Taylor, L. L., Editor. [https://www.familysearch.org/library/books/records/item/126653-past-and-present-of-appanoose-county-iowa-a-record-of-settlement-organization-progress-and-achievement?offset=1 ''Past and Present of Appanoose County, Iowa ~ Volume 1''] Chicago: The S. J. Clarke Publishing Company, 1913 Online at FamilySearch Digital Library.
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* Taylor, L. L., Editor. [https://www.familysearch.org/library/books/records/item/126653-past-and-present-of-appanoose-county-iowa-a-record-of-settlement-organization-progress-and-achievement?offset=1 at FamilySearch Digital Library Vol 1] Chicago: The S. J. Clarke Publishing Company, 1913.
 
* Taylor, L. L., Editor. [https://www.familysearch.org/library/books/records/item/126653-past-and-present-of-appanoose-county-iowa-a-record-of-settlement-organization-progress-and-achievement?offset=1 at FamilySearch Digital Library Vol 1] Chicago: The S. J. Clarke Publishing Company, 1913.
 
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Local Histories[edit | edit source]

Local histories are available for Appanoose County, which may include biographies, church, school and government history, and military information. For more information about local histories, see Iowa Local Histories.

1843 Established in 1843, Appanoose County was named for a chief of the Sac and the Fox Indian tribes that lead the peace party during the Black Hawk War. Appanoose means "A Chief When a Child." [1] During the first part of the 20th century, mining was a major factor in Appanoose. The county seat for Appanoose is Centerville.

Online Local Histories

County Histories

  • Arnold, John, Compilor. A Pictorial History of Appanoose County, Iowa. Volume I. Marceline, MO: D-Books Publishing, 1996.
  • Beck, Robert Knowlton. 100th Anniversary: Iowa Trust and Savings Bank, Centerville, Iowa, 1896-1996. Centerville, IA: Iowa Trust and Savings Bank, 1996.
  • Beck, Robert Knowlton. Report on the Rathbun Dam Centerville, IA: Daily Iowegian, 1954?.
  • Early Pioneer Stories Centerville, IA: Appanoose County Genealogical Society, 19??. Reprint of articles in the Progress Anniversary Edition of the Centerville Daily Iowegian, 10 January, 1934.
  • Heusinkveld, W. M.; Historical Sketches of Pioneer Days in Appanoose County, Iowa Centerville, IA: Bill Heusinkveld, 2004, Originally written as columns for the Centerville Daily Iowegian from July 2002 to July 2004.];
  • Stamps, Maurice. More Shoal Creek Legends. Seymour, IA: Seymour Community Club, August 2007.
  • Stamps, Maurice. Shoal Creek Legends 3 Seymour, IA: Seymour Community Club, 2009.
  • Ramsey, Guy R. Names of Old Towns Fading into Haze of Past Memories, The Daily Iowegian, 28 November 1948.
  • Taylor, L. L., Editor. Past and Present of Appanoose County, Iowa ~ Volume 1 Chicago: The S. J. Clarke Publishing Company, 1913 Online at FamilySearch Digital Library.

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  • Past and Present of Appanoose County, Iowa - Volume II [2]
  • Pioneer Roll of Honor [3]
  • Postoffices and Postmasters of Appanoose County, Iowa, 1846 to 1988. [4]
  • Post Offices in Appanoose County, 1865 [5]
  • Rathbun Dam History. [6]
  • Rural School Memories, Appanoose County, Iowa. [7]Information, memories and pictures contributed by many volunteers about the 140 schools in Appanoose County in 1912.
  • Shoal Creek Legends. [8]The three volumes of Shoal Creek Legends were originally newspaper articles published in The Seymour Herald; printed and sold by the Seymour Community Club as fundraising projects. Maurice Stamps grew up around Shoal Creek in Franklin Township, Appanoose County, and served many years as a teacher and administrator in the Seymour Community Schools.
  • The History of Appanoose County, Iowa - 1986 [9]
  • This Day in Iowa History. [10]
  • The History of Appanoose County, Iowa [11]
  • The Place-Names of Appanoose County, Iowa [12]
  • Tour of Iowa Counties: Appanoose County" [13]
  • Iowa Indexes at EveryNameIndex.com — Select the county.
  • Appanoose County
  • Taylor, L. L. Editor. Past and Present of Appanoose County, Iowa - Volume II Chicago: The S. J. Clarke Publishing Company,m 1913] Online at: FamilySearch Digital Library Vol2; Internet Archive; Biographies from Past and Present of Appanoose County, Iowa, transcribed in Iowa Biographies Project.
  • Pioneer Roll of Honor published in the Daily Iowegian, 10 January 1934, and reprinted by the Appanoose County Genealogical Society.
  • Johnson, M. Ruth, Compiled and Researched; Postoffices and Postmasters of Appanoose County, Iowa, 1846 to 1988. Centerville, IA: M. Ruth Johnson, 1988
  • Post Offices in Appanoose County, 1865 from Iowa State Gazetteer, compiled and edited by James T. Hair Chicago: Bailey Hair, 1865
  • Beck, Robert Knowlton, and Dan Ehl. Rathbun Dam History. Centerville, IA: Iowegian, 1976
  • Johnson, Helen Taylor. Rural School Memories, Appanoose County, Iowa. Centerville, IA: Helen Taylor Johnson, 19??
  • Stamps, Maurice. Shoal Creek Legends. Seymour, IA: Seymour Community Club, April 2007.
  • Appanoose County Historical Society, Compiled by. The History of Appanoose County, Iowa - 1986. Dallas, TX: Taylor Publishing Company, 1986; 1986 Appanoose County History Book Index ;Centerville, IA: Appanoose County Genealogical Society, 1990
  • Heusinkveld, W. M.; This Day in Iowa History. Centerville, IA: Appanoose County Sesquicentennial Commission, 1995
  • The History of Appanoose County, Iowa Chicago: Western Historical Company, 1878. Online at: FamilySearch Digital Library;Online in Internet Archive
  • Fitzpatrick, T. J.; The Place-Names of Appanoose County, Iowa published in American Speech, Volume 3, Number 1 (October, 1927), pp. 39-66, published by the Duke University Press. Reprinted by the Appanoose County Genealogical Society. Digitized by JSTOR which can be accessed through a participating library or institution.
  • Tour of Iowa Counties: Appanoose County" published in the Daily StateRegister, February 10, 11 and 12, 1869. Online in America's GenealogyBank.