Allamakee Co. Look-up
The following volunteers have
graciously offered to do lookups in their personal
resources. Help me keep this page up to date by
reporting non-working email addresses. Please follow
these guidelines when making a lookup request:
Put 'Allamakee co.
look-up request' in the subject line of your
Copy the name of the
resource in the body of the email
Limit your requests
information about a person or family
Submit only one
request per email and please sign your email!
Most importantly, be
patient and don't forget to say "Thank
you!" even if the volunteer was unable
to help you.
If you have access to an Allamakee resource and
are willing to do lookups, please send an email to Sharyl.
Grass Between the Rails:
The Waukon, Iowa Branch of the Milwaukee Railroad
by Denny Rehder with Cecil Cook
Des Moines, Waukon & Mississippi Press, 1972
Important note: this
book does not have an index. Please look at the
created for this website first, to give Sean an idea
where to look for the desired information.
Grass Between the Rails
(link opens a new window)
Sires, Middendorf & Roeber Family Trees
I'm in the process of adding to and updating these
trees, but can do look-ups of any Sires, Roeber or
Who's Who in Iowa, a Biographical Record
of Iowa's Leaders in Business, Professional and
Public Life; 1940
Some of these bios have been transcribed, please
check the Index
of Allamakee County names before
requesting a lookup.
1. Resources of the Allamakee County
2. WPA cemetery records for Allamakee &
other nearby counties: Clayton, Fayette, Howard &
(email updated 3/30/21)
Immanuel Church (Eitzen, MN) records
St. John's Church (Wheatland) records
LOOKUPS for City of POSTVILLE, POST, LUDLOW,
and FRANKLIN townships ONLY
Cemetery information for
Minert Cemetery and Postville Cemetery
Post Twp assessor's books
from mid-1850s to mid-1890s includes records of
returning soldiers from the Civil War, a tally each
year of men in the Twp who were eligible for military
service, who voted, election results, value of land,
how much livestock, etc.
with 8200 names. Over the past couple years
I read vital records microfilm for Allamakee county.
When I came to a Postville or Post Twp record, I
recorded it on paper. If I could tie into other
records, such as census records, it went into my
database. I'm almost done with the last of the birth
record films. I'm up to 1918 and the film goes