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Hello Fremont County Researchers,
This year has flown by. Hope you all have been finding many treasures in
your Family History Research.
Just a little update on our Fremont County site. We are still working on
transcribing cemeteries. It has been a slow process. We were able to add
over 200 names to the Sidney Cemetery records. Thanks to Penny Stewart for
contributing these records, and thanks to Lois Shaul for help in getting
Lance Baker donated some beautiful photographs taken in Fremont County.
Many of them are in the “Unknown People” category,
http://iagenweb.org/fremont/gallery/index.htm. Hopefully someone will
recognize these photos as family members and we can get them updated.
Many thanks to Lois Shaul, Tom S. Brown, Sharon R Becker, Cheryl Moonen for
helping our obituary site grow. Let’s keep this growing. You can view or
add to the obituaries anytime, here;
http://iagenweb.org/boards/fremont/obituaries/index.cgi,. Thank you!
Terry Girardot, has been kind enough to share the book, “The Ghost of the
Hotel del Coronado”, about Kate Morgan. Kate was originally from Fremont
County. This book will be posted in our Biography section, a few chapters
at a time.
I have received a couple other historic records, that I will be
transcribing as time permits. If any of you would be interested in helping
with transcribing, please contact me. You can do as little or as much as
Also, if anyone has been taking photos of any of the cemeteries in Fremont
County, I hope you will consider sharing them with IowaGravestone site;
https://iowagravestones.org/ . We are so in need of cemetery entrance
photos, as well as, gravestone photos. This is a great service to others
that do not live in Iowa.
Thanks for all your support. I so appreciate all your help.
*IAGenWeb, Fremont County CC*
*IAGenWeb, Mills County CC*
The year has gone by so quickly and I am not sure where it went! Today
is Halloween and tomorrow begins the Thanksgiving and Christmas season
and once again it's time to prepare for family and friends coming to
visit! Time for remembering those who are not able to be with us with
stories and love. We at IAGenWeb will be Giving Thanks for all of you
and your continued support of our projects. With out your continued
visits and volunteer efforts to our projects IAGenWeb would not be as
great as it is.
I hope you will stop by for a visit to our orphan counties and find one
that fits your family and contact our great Welcome Hostess
<mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org> for more information on how
you can become a county coordinator. Our orphan counties are: Adams,
Carroll, Emmet, Floyd, Greene, Ida, Jackson, Lyon, Mahaska, Mitchell,
Montgomery, Pottawattamie, Sac and Tama.
Giving Thanks For All,
Cindy & Karon