Iowa, Monroe County, Card index of births, deaths & marriages from newspaper clippings, 1898-2015 is a free collection at FamilySearch with an index and images of birth, marriage, and death notices clipped from local newspapers.


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What Can I Learn from Newspaper Records?


These records may include:

  • Names of individuals
  • Dates of births, marriages, and deaths
  • Names of parents
  • Names of relatives
  • Names of spouses




How Can Newspaper Records Help Me Find Other Records?


With information from these records you may be able to:

  • Search for the family in census records
  • Search for land and probate records in Monroe County
  • Search for immigration and naturalization records, if applicable
  • Search for church records


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