Have you been wondering whats new on the Clayton co. IAGenWeb site in
February 2007? Researchers will be pleased to find a treasure chest of
brand new items including the 1885 Iowa State census, Cass twp. enumeration
laboriously transcribed by McGregor resident Todd Ehlers.
Links to the new or updated pages can be found on the Clayton county Updates
BIOGRAPHIES - 1882
*Added the bio's of Hon. P.G. Bailey, Elisha Boardman, Horace D. Bronson,
Major E.V. Carter & Hon. Timothy Davis - from S. Ferrall
BIOGRAPHIES - 1894
*Added Hagensick, Brinkmann, Meyer, Jacobia, Varley, Russell, Nelson, Cook,
Wittleson, Sherman, Bennington, Kennedy, Vullgraff, Wiegmann, Hupfer,
Schneider, Hofer, Schmalfeld & Walters biographies - from Sandi Coobs & S.
*Added photo to H.H. Clark biography
BIOGRAPHIES - 1916
*Added William J. McGrath, James McGuire, Hugh McKellar, James H.
McLaughlin, George E. Medberry & J. Fred Mohning biographies - from Judy
Moyna & S. Ferrall
CEMETERY RECORDS / GRAVESTONE PHOTO PROJECT
*282 gravestone photos were submitted for Immanuel Lutheran, St. Michaels
(Elkport), Elk Valley, Mt. Harmony, Brown & Garnavillo (old) cemeteries -
from various contributors. Phyllis Peterson contributed over 200 of the
photos for Immanuel Lutheran!
*1885 Iowa State Census, Cass Twp. (includes town of Strawberry Point) -
from Todd Ehlers
HISTORY OF CLAYTON CO. IOWA, 1882
*Added several pages of Chapter XVII - ILLUSTRIOUS AND PROMINENT DEAD - from
*Clayton co. Marriage Index 1839-1861 Book I & 2, added groom surname 'G',
'H' & 'Q' - from Sharyl Ferrall
*Compiled marriages: Ellsworth-Hill, Hoth-Bucheim & Francis-Spence - from
Patricia Morehouse & S. Ferrall
*27 new obits were contributed in February by Patricia Morehouse, Kristy
Wirkler, Errin Wilker, Judy Holthaus & Ann Marie Rock
*Personal website 'Connie Frith Couch's Genealogy' where you can find Berks,
Hoffmann & Schornagel family data, documents & photos.
*Garber photos - from from Helen Jennings & Judy Holthaus
*A researcher has registered the surnames Shaw & Pixler
*Kate Foote has registered the surnames Abbott, Bickford/Bigford & Easton
*Kathleen Lange has registered the surname Gordon
*Louise Hopkins has registered the surname Rose
Thank-you to all of the February contributors!!!
Clayton co. IAGenWeb coordinator