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What's New at Howard County

Howard County Obits submitted - Graph by Bill Waters Howard County GPP Submissions - Graph by Bill Waters
890 obits submitted in 2014 5876 IGPP records posted in 2014

December 2014

Posted a Complete Record set of all of the births, marriages and deaths that were published in the Iowa Plain Dealer during 1890 along with links to the IAGenWeb board postings of the transcribed newspaper articles.

November 2014

Posted a Complete Record set of all of the births, marriages and deaths that were published in the Iowa Plain Dealer during 1889 along with links to the IAGenWeb board postings of the transcribed newspaper articles.

October 2014

Posted a Complete Record set of all of the Births, marriages and deaths that were published in the Iowa Plain Dealer during 1888 along with links from the index to the IAGenWeb board postings of the transcribed newspaper articles.

September 2014

Posted a Complete Record set of all of the Births, marriages and deaths that were published in the Iowa Plain Dealer during 1887 along with links from the index to the IAGenWeb board postings of the transcribed newspaper articles.

August 2014

Updated the Howard County Obituary Index to include 355 new obits submitted since March 15, 2014.

Posted the Calvary Cresco cemetery table. This Cemetery Table is a Complete Record set for all of the Calvary Cresco cemetery gravestones as of April 2014. This table contains links to 2513 Calvary Cresco cemetery IGPP records.

Posted a Complete Record set of all of the Births, marriages and deaths that were published in the Iowa Plain Dealer during 1886 along with links from the index to the IAGenWeb board postings of the indexed newspaper articles.

Posted a complete a complete Record set. This Record set consists of the complete transcription of Vol. II 1919 History of Chickasaw and Howard Counties, Iowa published in Chicago by the S. J. Clark Publishing Company. Vol II consists of 550 pages and contains 511 biographies of people living in 1919 Chickasaw and Howard Counties. This transcription was provided by one of our Howard County volunteers.

July 2014

Posted Complete Record sets of all of the Births, marriages and deaths that were published in the Iowa Plain Dealer during 1884 and 1885 along with links from the indices to the IaGenWeb board postings of the indexed newspaper articles.

June 2014

Posted Complete Record sets of all of the marriages and deaths that were published in the Iowa Plain Dealer during 1882 and 1883 along with links from the indices to the IaGenWeb board postings of the indexed newspaper articles.

May 2014

Posted the Gustave Kreuger Murder case on the Howard County Crimes pages.

Posted a Complete Record set of all of the marriages and deaths that were published in the Iowa Plain Dealer during 1881 along with links from the index to the IaGenWeb board postings of the indexed newspaper articles.

April 2014

Added a set of Howard-Winneshiek  Genealogy Society pages.

Added 119 recently submitted Obits to the Oak Lawn cemetery table. The Oak Lawn cemetery table now contains links to 319 obits.

Posted a transcription of the Index of all the Special Events (Deaths & Marriages) Published in the Cresco Twice a Week Plain Dealer during 1914 and 1915 .

March 2014

Posted the Frances Long Murder case on the new Howard County Crimes pages.

Updated the Howard County Obituary Index to include 259 new obits submitted since November 27, 2013.

February 2014

Posted Board transcriptions for all of the newspaper articles listed in the Index of the Special Events Published in the Iowa Plain Dealer during 1880 along with links from the 1880 indices to the IaGenWeb board postings of the indexed newspaper articles.

Posted a transcribed index of all the Special Events (obits, Death Notices, Marriages and Marriage licenses) published in the Cresco Twice a Week Plain Dealer during 1913.

Posted the Robinson Murder case on the new Howard County Crimes pages.

Posted the Oak Lawn cemetery table. This Cemetery Table is a Complete Record set for all 3612 of the known Oak Lawn cemetery burials as of August 2013. This table contains links to 3980 Oak Lawn cemetery IGPP records. These 3980 IGPP records document all of the grave markers that existed in the Oak Lawn cemetery in August of 2013

January 2014

Posted Board transcriptions for all of the newspaper articles listed in the Index of the Special Events Published in the Iowa Plain Dealer during 1879 along with links from the 1879 indices to the IaGenWeb board postings of the indexed newspaper articles.