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Counties & Communities
This list contains the cities and the Iowa counties they are located  where the children were placed when they were brought west. If you know of a community not listed below please email the information to me so it can be listed.

ADAIR:

Greenfield
Stuart
Summerset

ADAMS:
Brooks
Carbon
Corning
Prescott
ALLAMAKEE:
Clear Creek
Forest Mills
French Creek
Lansing
Postville
Rossville
Waterville
Waukon
 
APPANOOSE:
Centerville
Jerome
AUDUBON
Audubon
 
BENTON:
Blairstown
Brooklyn
Garrison
Norway
Vinton
 
BLACK HAWK
Cedar Falls
Gilbertville
Hudson
Knox
LaPorte City
Raymond
Waterloo
 
BOONE
Boone
Mineral Ridge
Ogden
 
BREMER
Sumner
Tripoli
Waverly
 
BUCHANAN
Hazelton
Independence
Otterville
Quasqueton
Rowley
Winthrop
 
BUTLER
Allison
Applington
Clarksville
Greene
New Hartford
Parkersburg
Shell Rock
 
CALHOUN
Manson
Pomeroy
 
CARROLL
Arcadia
Breda
Carroll
Coon Rapids
 
CASS
Atlantic
Cumberland
Griswold
Lewis
Massena
 
CEDAR
Clarence
Stanwood
 
CERRO GORDO
Clear Lake
Dougherty
Mason City
 
CHEROKEE
Cherokee
Marcus
 
CHICKASAW
Fredericksburg
Lawler
Nashua
New Hampton
 
CLARK
Murray
Woodburn
Oakland
Osceola
 
CLAY
Spencer
 
CLAYTON
Franklin
Jefferson
Postville
Strawberry Point
 
CLINTON
Charlotte
Clinton
DeWitt
Grand Mound
Lyons
Malone
Quigley
 
CRAWFORD
Manilla
 
DALLAS
Adel
Linden
Perry
 
DECATUR
Decatur City
Franklin

Leon
 
DELAWARE
Earlville
Hopkinton
Manchester
New Vienna
Oakland
Ryan
Thorpe
 
DES MOINES
Burlington
Hawkeye
Mechanicsville
Yarmouth
 
DICKSON
Spirit Lake
 
DUBUQUE
Centralia
Dubuque
Dyersville
Epworth
Farley
Jefferson
Luxemburg
Oakland
Petosa
Sherrill
 
EMMET
Estherville
 
FAYETTE
Fairbank
Fayette
Hawkeye
Jefferson
Norway
Olewein
Wadena
 
FLOYD
Charles City
Marble Rock
Riverton
 
FRANKLIN
Hampton
Oakland
 
FREMONT
Anderson
Farragut
Hamburg
Imogene
Knox
Riverton
Shennadoah
Sidney
Tabor
 
GREENE
Grand Junction
Jefferson
 
GRUNDY
Grundy Center
 
GUTHRIE
Stuart
 
HAMILTON
Blairsburg
Stanhope
Webster City
Williams
 
HANCOCK
Britt
Garner
Hawkeye
Lacona
HARDIN
Ackley
Alden
Eldora
Hubbard
Iowa Falls
Union
Whitten
 
HARRISON
Dunlap
Missouri Valley
 
HENRY
Mt. Pleasant
New London
 
HOWARD
Chester
Lime Springs
 
HUMBOLDT
Dakota City
Hardy
Humboldt
Renwick
Thor
 
IOWA
Ladora
Marengo
Williamsburg
 
JACKSON
Andrew
Baldwin
Belleview
Maquoketa
 
JASPER
Franklin
Newton
 
JEFFERSON
Fairfield
 
JOHNSON
Iowa City
 
JONES
Anamosa
Norwich
Richland
Wyoming
 
KEOKUK
Aurora
Ioka
Richland
Sigourney
 
KOSSUTH
Algona
Bancroft
Sexton
Wesley (Sexton)
 
LEE
Franklin
Houghton
Midgeville
 
LINN
Cedar Rapids
Center Point
Coggon
Fairfax
Franklin
New London
Springville
St. Mary's
Walford
Walker
 
LOUISA
Morning Star
Oakland
 
LYON
George
Rock Rapids
 
MADISON
Winterset
 
MAHASKA
Eddyville
Fremont
Granville
New Sharon
Oskaloosa
Rose Hill
Taintor
 
MARION
Bussey
Hawkeye
Knoxville
 
MARSHALL
Marshalltown
 
MILLS
Glenwood
Henderson
Malvern
 
MITCHELL
Little Cedar
Orchard
Osage
Staceyville
 
MONONA
Mapleton
Onawa
Rodney
 
MONROE
Albia
Lovilla
Weller
 
MONTGOMERY
Red Oak
Villisca
 
MUSCATINE
Muscatine
Wyoming
 
O'BRIEN
Sanborn
 
OSCEOLA
Ocheydon
Ashton
 
PAGE
Blanchard
Clarinda
Norwich
Wellsburg
 
PALO ALTO
Emmetsburg
West Bend
 
PLYMOUTH
LeMars
Remsen
 
POCAHONTAS
Pocahontas
 
POLK
Des Moines
Union
 
POTTAWATTAMIE
Council Bluffs
Lima
Neola
Oakland
Union
 
POWESHIEK
Grinnell
Monticello
Searsboro
 
SAC
Early
 
SCOTT
Cottage Grove
Davenport
 
SHELBY
Defiance
Harlan
Portsmouth
Westphalia
 
STORY
Ames
Collins
Maxwell
Nevada
Roland
Slater
Story City
 
TAMA
Dysart
Elberon
Tama
Traer
West Union
 
TAYLOR
Gravity
Lenox
Rhoads
 
UNION
Afton
Creston
Lorimer
 
VAN BUREN
Cantril
Keosaqua
Kilbourne
Oakland
Union
 
WAPELLO
Bidwell
Farson
Ottumwa
 
WARREN
Indianola
Lacona
St. Mary's
Summerset
 
WASHINGTON
Brighton
Wallingford
 
WAYNE
Corydon
Seney
Seymour
 
WEBSTER
Barnum
Dawson
Duncombe
Ft. Dodge
Gowrie
Stratford
 
WINNWBAGO
Forest City
 
WINNESHIEK
Castalia
Decorah
 
WOODBURY:
Silver City
 
WORTH:
Kenssett
Northwood
WRIGHT:
Clarion
Dows
Eagle Grove
Galt
 
     

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