Iowa Genealogy Society Directory
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Iowa Census Records &
Iowa Vital Records
Iowa Dept. of Public Health
Bureau of Health Statistics
Lucas Office Building
321 E. 12th St., 1st Floor
Birth, Death and Marriage records at the Iowa Dept. of Public Health begin in 1880.
Records prior to 1880 must be obtained from County Clerks at the county level.
Parentage is not listed on death records prior to 1904.
Prior to 1921, less than 50% of vital events were registered and that percentage decreases the further back in time the event occurred.
Iowa Vital Record Databases
History & Genealogy Societies in Iowa:
County Historical & Genealogy Societies
Carroll County Genealogy Society
PO BOX 21, CARROLL, IA 51401-0021
Harrison County Genealogy Society
2810 190th Trail
Woodbine, IA 51579-4063
Mills County Genealogical Society
109 N. Vine Street
Glenwood, IA 51534-1516
Iowa Historical & Genealogy Societies
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