Look-ups & Research Assistance

If you have access to Hancock County related materials or are willing to visit a local Cemetery, Library or Historical Society for other researchers, please contact the  Hancock County Coordinator

Please limit requests to 2 names, click on Volunteer's Name in Orange to request assistance, and don't forget to thank them.

The Hancock County Genealogical Society will do a quick check for names and information in these historical publications:

  • Hancock County Hertiage 1993
  • Hancock County Stories 1976
  • Kossuth / Hancock / Winnebago Counties History 1884
  • Winnebago / Hancock Counties History 1917
  • Hancock County Human Interest Stories 1976
  • Recollections of Britt 1878-1978
  • Story of Hancock County Courthouse 1853-1944
  • Corwith Iowa 1880-1980
  • Crystal Lake Iowa 1898-1998
  • Garner Iowa 1870-1970
  • Hancock County Atlas & Family Directory 1967
  • Hancock County Atlas & Family Directory 1976
  • Hancock County Atlas & Family Directory 1984
  • Immanuel Evangelical & Reformed Church 1895-1945 (Klemme)
  • Building of Kanawha 1899-1999
  • Kanawha Diamond Jubilee 1899-1974
  • Reminisce With Us 1899-1999 (Kanawha)
  • Klemme Iowa 1889-1989
  • Liberty Methodist Church 1885-1960 (Klemme)
  • Peace Reformed Church 1878-2003 (Garner)
  • St Boniface Church 1998 (Garner)
  • St Johns Lutheran Church 1887-1987 (Garner)
  • St Wenceslaus Catholic Church 1900-2000 (Duncan)
  • United Methodist Church 1893-1993 (Klemme)
  • Woden Iowa 1899-1974
  • Woden Iowa 1899-1999

A Volunteer will look-up names in these publications:

  • Encyclopedia of American Family Names (Robb & Chesler, 1995)
  • Who's Who of American Women (Marquis, 1968-69, 5th Edition)
  • Who's Who in America (Marquis, 1972-73, 37th Edition, Volume 2)
  • Strathmore's Who's Who (Strathmore Directory 1998-99, 5th Edition)
  • US Army, Ft Leonard Wood Missouri Yearbook (4th BN, 2nd RGT, March 1959)