For links to all of the newest items, visit the Updates Journal on the
Clayton co. IAGenWeb site.
If you find something that was
helpful in your research, please drop a thank-you email to the contributor
or email me and I'll post your thank-you on the Journal. Our volunteers
give up their personal time to transcribe the old records & other info.,
they share obituaries & photos ..... they deserve our thanks many times
New in June:
BIOGRAPHIES - 1882
*Added a photo (modern) of the Peter Flaherty home to his biography - from
BIOGRAPHIES - misc.
*Joseph 'Diamond Joe' Reynolds (photo) - from S. Ferrall
*Gooding cemetery was updated - from S. Ferrall & Yvonne Ellwood
*Gooding Cemetery Association history - from Yvonne Ellwood
GRAVESTONE PHOTO PROJECT
*Mayhew gravestone photos in National cemetery were contributed by a
*Several gravestone photos & a photo of the cemetery entry for Council Hill
cemetery were contributed by a researcher
*1885 Iowa State Census, Grand Meadow Twp. - from Todd Ehlers
*Brief history of the North McGregor (Marquette) ME church - from S. Ferrall
*Brief history of the McGregor Christian Science church - from S. Ferrall
*Brief history of St. John's Evangelical & Reformed Church, Garber - from S.
*Photos & history of the German Lutheran churches, St. Sebald & Emanuel
church, Strawberry Point - from S. Ferrall
*Register of Deaths Volume A, 1897-1913, adding pages 41-50 - from Steve &
Neva Nelson transcribed from records obtained by Constance Diamond
*Added to compiled marriage records: Boland-Korrect, 1913 (photo) - from Joe
*83 new obits were posted to the Obituary Board in June, some with photos;
contributed by Mary Durr, Judy Moyna, Paul Moritz & S. Ferrall
*Boland family album updated - from Joe Boland
*Sheppard/Shepperd album updated - from Dee Moran
*A street view was added to the St. Olaf photo page - from Paul Moritz
*Photo of the train depot added to the Farmersburg photo page - from Paul
*Photo of Motor Mill to the Landmark, Motor Mill page - from Paul Moritz
*Oelke family album updated - from Paul Moritz
*Betty has updated her email address for surnames Crowley, Degnan, Delaney,
DeLong, McNamara, Mullarkey & Saddler. She added Traversy / Traversey to
*Kent Gebhard has registered surname Stacy. His ggg-grandparents, Edward
J.Stacy & Mary Ann Manning Stacy are buried in Eastside cemetery, Elkader.
*Suzanne Hess has registered surnames Hess & McDonald. Samuel L. Hess (b.
1820, PA & d. 1876, Elkader) Married, 1853, Frances J. McDonald in Clayton
co. She is especially interested in finding Samuel's burial place.
Happy Ancestor Hunting!! Have a safe and fun 4th of July!
Clayton co. IAGenWeb volunteer coordinator