Guthrie County, Iowa

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Guthrie County is a county in the U.S. state of Iowa. As of the 2010 census, the population was 10,954.[1] The county seat is Guthrie Center.[2] The county was founded on January 15, 1851 and named after Captain Edwin B. Guthrie,[3] who had died in the Mexican–American War.

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  1. "State & County QuickFacts". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on July 11, 2011. Retrieved July 17, 2014.
  2. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved 2011-06-07.
  3. Gannett, Henry (1905). The Origin of Certain Place Names in the United States. Govt. Print. Off. p. 146.