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Definition of the noun Allamakee

What does Allamakee mean as a name of something?

proper noun

  1. The northeastern-most county in the U.S. state of Iowa.

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Google previewHistory of Winneshiek and Allamakee Counties, Iowa (1882)

by W. E. Alexander

Trowbridge, a resident of Iowa City, who came to Jowa in 1837 and surveyed and organized Johnson County, states positively that "the name Allamakee is an Indian name purely, all speculative theories to the contrary notwithstanding.

Google previewPast and Present of Allamakee County, Iowa (1913)

A Record of Settlement, Organization, Progress and Achievement by Ellery M. Hancock

Trowbridge, who came to Iowa in 1837, stated posi- Vot 1—8 tively that the name Allamakee is an Indian name purely 47 CHAPTER V Allamakee County.

Google previewLexicon of Geologic Names of the United States: M-Z (1957)

overlies Allamakee dol. [Keyes correlated typical Jordan ss. with New Richmond SB. of Iowa repts.] Named for exposures in vicinity of Waukon, Allamakee Co. Waupecan sandstone. Pennsylvanian : Northeastern Illinois ...

Google previewThe World Almanac and Encyclopedia (1903)

R Adair — Adams Allamakee . . Appanoose. .. Audubon Benton Blackhawk . . Boone Bremer Buchanan Buena Vista. Butler Calhoun Carroll Cass Cedar Cerro Gordo. . Cherokee Chickasaw . . . Clarke Clay ...

Google previewGeographical Dictionary Of The World In The Early 20th Century With Pronouncing Gazetteer (in 2 Vos.) (1990)

by Moonis Raza

Allamakee. Alleghany. Mountains. APlamakee', or APamakee', the northeasternmost county of Iowa, borders on Minnesota. Area, 615 sq. m. It is bounded on the E. by the Mississippi River, is intersected by the Upper Iowa River, and also ...

Google previewThe standard American encyclopedia of arts, sciences, history, biography, geography, statistics, and general knowledge (1897)

by John Clark Ridpath

Wis J*tt Waukon, Allamakee, la 13W Waukon Junction. Allamakee, la.... Waumandee, Buffalo Wis 100 Waunakee, Dane, Wis 27tf Wauneta, Chautauqua, Kan 11* Wauneta, Chase , Neb ...

Google previewIowa Biographical Dictionary (2000)

by Jan Onofrio

Senator from South Dakota; born near Volney, Allamakee County, Iowa, January 14, 1858; attended the common schools and was instructed by a private tutor; was graduated from the law ...

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia of Pleading and Practice (1899)

Under the Codes and Practice Acts, at Common Law, in Equity and in Criminal Cases

Allamakee County, 62 Iowa 558. See also Cerro Gordo County v. Wright County, 59 Iowa 485, where it was held that the Circuit Court has exclusive jurisdiction of proceedings by one county against another to recover money expended in ...

Google previewThe International Geographic Encyclopedia and Atlas (1979)

by Fernando de Mello Vianna

Iowa is divided into 99 counties: NAME COUNTY SEAT NAME COUNTY SEAT Adair Greenfield Howard Cresco Adams Corning Humboldt Dakota City Allamakee Waukon Ida Ida Grove Appanoose Centerville Iowa Marengo Audubon ...

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Video shows what Allamakee means. The northeastern-most county in the state of Iowa in the United States.. Allamakee Meaning. How to pronounce, definition ...

Scrabble value of A1L1L1A1M3A1K5E1E1

The value of this 9-letter word is 15 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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