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2012 Additions and Modifications

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Modifications are continuing - photo by Bill Waters

December 2012 Additions and Improvements

Added over 700 new GPP records and transcribed all readable data from the gravestones in the Glenwood Lutheran Cemetery. The over 700 new GPP records were created as part of the 100% photo survey by Bill Waters of the Glenwood Lutheran cemetery in October of 2012. The Glenwood Lutheran cemetery table now documents 684 graves. As part of this upgrade all of the new and old Glenwood Lutheran GPP comment fields now contain robust gravestone transcriptions

November 2012 Additions and Improvements

Added 156 new GPP records and transcribed all readable data from the gravestones in the Bluffton Cemetery. The 156 new GPP records were created as part of the 100% photo survey by Bill Waters of the Bluffton cemetery in October of 2012. The Bluffton cemetery table now documents 160 graves. As part of this upgrade all of the new and old Bluffton GPP comment fields now contain robust gravestone transcriptions

Updated the Winneshiek County Obituaries index to include over 269 new obits submitted during October and November

Updated the Obit Surname index to include the last 3 months new obits. These updated tables implement structured searches for 6409 unique Surnames in the Winneshiek Obit database.

October 2012 Additions and Improvements

Updated the Winneshiek County Obituaries index to include over 300 new obits submitted during September

The Locust Lane-Salem cemetery table has been expanded to include a complete list of Locust Lane-Salem Cemetery Burials submitted by Susan Jacobsen the Secretary-Treasurer for the Locust Lane-Salem Cemetery Association. Thank you Susan for this new information

September 2012 Additions and Improvements

The Saint Wenceslaus cemetery table has been expanded to 597 entries. Among these entries are links to 157 GPP records and to 90 Obits.

The Springwater cemetery table has been expanded to 124 entries. Among these entries are links to 113 GPP records and 91 Obits. These new obits have been recently posted by Norman Hjelmeland. Thank you Norm for all of these new obits

August 2012 Additions and Improvements

Added over 1500 new GPP records and transcribed all readable data from the gravestones in the Saint Francis de Sales Cemetery. The over 1500 new GPP records were created as part of the 100% photo survey by Bill Waters of the Saint Francis de Sales cemetery conducted in April of 2012. The Saint Francis de Sales cemetery table now documents 1574 graves.

See above our Winneshiek volunteers have surpassed 2 major milestones. They surpassed 3000 accumulated obits (over 300 added this month) and 30,000 accumulated GPP records (over 1700 added this month).

Updated the Winneshiek County Obituaries index to include over 300 new obits submitted during August

Updated the Obit Surname index to include the new obits. These updated tables implement structured searches for 6031 unique Surnames in the Winneshiek Obit database.

July 2012 Additions and Improvements

Updated the Winneshiek County Obituaries index to include 280 new obits submitted during July

Updated the Obit Surname index to include the new obits. These updated tables implement structured searches for 5344 unique Surnames in the Winneshiek Obit database.

June 2012 Additions and Improvements

Updated the Winneshiek County Obituaries index to include 100 new obits submitted since May 16

May 2012 Additions and Improvements

Updated the Frankville cemetery table.

Created a new Winneshiek County Obituaries index.

Updated the Winneshiek County Civil War Records to improve their readability

March 2012 Additions and Improvements

Updated the GPP Surname index. These updated tables implement structured searches for 4065 unique Surnames in the Winneshiek GPP database.

Updated the Obit Surname index. These updated tables implement structured searches for 4580 unique Surnames in the Winneshiek Obit database.

February 2012 Additions and Improvements

Added over 4000 new GPP records and transcribed all readable data from the gravestones in the Phelps Cemetery. The over 4000 new GPP records were created as part of the 100% photo survey of the Phelps Cemetery conducted by Bill Waters (started in April 2011 - completed in August 2011).

January 2012 Additions and Improvements

Phil Schloss phil@red-castle.com has provided 2 Hesper Civil War Era Photos

John Matter has submitted over Locust Cemetery 50 obits that have been incorporated into the Winneshiek County obit board,  and the Locust Cemetery tables

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