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People of Johnson County

Biographies, Bibles, Stories & More for
Past & Present Johnson County Residents

The Biographical Dictionary of Iowa
courtesy of Connie Street (off-site)

Portrait & Biographical Record
Johnson, Poweshiek and Iowa counties, IA
1893 (off-site)

Leading Events In Johnson County

Souvenir & Annual for 1881-82
Brief biographies of the faculties
 of the State Univ of Iowa and of prominent citizens
 of Iowa City and Johnson County
(Off-site link)

Click on the image above
 to check our biography board
 for additional Johnson County biographies

Index to
WHO'S WHO in Johnson Co 1940

Index to on-site
Biographical Sketches

Johnson County Families

Johann & Anna (Weigle) Fink Family

Maher Family

Johanna "Judith" (Maher) Peters Dennis MaherHugh Thomas Maher


Press Citizen Family Series

The family stories below are from a week-long series celebrating people who, long ago, came to the area, got married and settled down to raise their families. The series was originally published in the Iowa City Press-Citizen and  from Dec. 22 - 29, 2001.

The families' reasons for coming here were many jobs, adventure, family. For generations, their descendants have helped shape Johnson County.  

Brandstatter Family Hayek FamilyMahana Family Mellecker Family Rocca Family Spevacek Family Tudor Family Walker Family

Early Pioneers & Settlers
Johnson County Old Settlers Association
Names of Early Settlers
1837 - 1839
Early Settlers of Solon, Iowa
By Marilou West Ficklin
Check this website for a comprehensive history of the pioneer settlers of Solon and Big Grove Township
Welsh Settlers In Johnson & Iowa Counties
The Old Settlers of Johnson County 1866 - 1925
(off-site to Our Iowa Heritage)
Early Day Johnson County
Early Settlers Who Left Johnson County
To Join The California Gold Rush 1849 - 1850
Index to Johnson County Iowa Pioneer Certificates and Pedigree Charts

Stories & More About
 Past & Present Johnson County Residents
Words of Wisdom
 from Johnson County Residents
Created by the Iowa City Press-Citizen
Copyright 1999-2008  
Hannah Ten Eyck
First White Baby Of City
Pioneer Resident Of County Passes
Arthur Huntington Letter about Pres. Hoover
Page 1               Page 2
Letter to Martin Cerner
(Cyner, Cirner)
Frank J Andrlik
(19 Jan 1882 - 15 Dec 1957)
Memorial Record - Family Record - Transcribed News Articles & More
The Mullinix Farm Family - Lone Tree, IA



Genealogy Files & Family Bibles

State Historical Society of Iowa Special Collections 

Iowa City, IA Location

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