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Carroll County, Iowa
County Seat in Carroll

General resources on the internet

Carroll County GenWeb page
http://www.rootsweb.com/~iacarrol/

Vital Records

Birth records, 1880-1930 Carroll County (Iowa). Clerk of the District Court
Microfilm copy of original records located in the Carroll County Courthouse, Carroll, Iowa.
Records list date, child, sex, birthdate, birthplace, address, mother, father, by whom reported. Registers list date, child, sex, birth order, race, color, birthdate, birthplace, nationality of father, birthplace, age, nationality of mother, father, occupation.
LDS FHL* on 4 microfilm reels: #1035013, 1477413-15

Marriage records, 1868-1927, indexes 1890-1920 Carroll County (Iowa). Clerk of the District Court
Microfilm copy of original records located in the Carroll County Courthouse.
Most volumes indexed individually.
Registers list date, by whom affidavit made, by whom consent given, groom, residence, occupation, age, race, color, birthplace, father, mother, no. of groom's marriage, bride, father, mother, no. of groom's marriage, bride, residence, age, race, color, birthplace, father, mother, no. of bride's marriage, when and where married, witnesses.
LDS FHL* microfilm on 8 reels: # 1035013-17, 1480844-46

Carroll County, Iowa, marriages Carroll County Genealogical Society (Carroll, Iowa)
Contents: v. 1. 1854-1879 -- v. 2. 1880-1890 -- v. 3. 1891-1899 -- v. 4. 1900-1905 -- v. 5. 1906-1910 -- v. 6. 1911-1915 -- v. 7. 1916-1922.
Contains full names of grooms and brides, places of residence, occupations, ages, places of birth, father's name, mother's maiden name, place and date of marriage, witnesses, pastor, etc.
LDS FHL* books #977.7465 V2c v. 1, 977.7465 V2c v. 2-4, 977.7465 V2c v. 5-7
also on microfiche # 6088842

Register of deaths, 1880-1935 Carroll County (Iowa). Clerk of the District Court
Microfilm of original records at the Carroll County Courthouse, Carroll, Iowa.
Records list deceased, sex, color, age, date of death, marital status, occupation, place and cause of death, mother, father, physician, undertaker. Registers list number, date of report, name, sex, color, age, occupation, date of death, marital status, nationality, where born, place and date of burial, physician.
LDS FHL* microfilm on 2reels: # 1035017, 1481569

Censuses (other than US censuses)
1875, 1885, 1895
Microfilm of original records in the Carroll County Courthouse, Carroll, Iowa.
It is unclear from the film notes if Kniest and Wheatland Townships were included on the 1885 census.
LDS FHL* microfilm 5 reels: #1480855-59

Land records

The Latter Day Saints Family History Library* catalog lists various records including deeds, affidavits and a homestead book

1922 Platt Map
http://www.rootsweb.com/~iacarrol/platt/carroll_county_1922.htm

Naturalization records

Naturalization records, 1873-1944; index, 1860-1970
Microfilm of original records in the Carroll County Courthouse, Carroll, Iowa.
LDS FHL* microfilm on 8 reels: # 1480848-52, 2313549-50, 2313822

History

The German Heritage of Carroll County, IA
http://www.rootsweb.com/~iacarrol/reineke/
book/germimmindx.htm

History of Carroll County, Iowa : a record of settlement, organization, progress and achievement by Maclean, Paul
Microreproduction of original published: Chicago: S J Clarke, 1912
LDS FHL* book on microfilm #934932

* LDS FHL - Latter Day Saints Family History Library
http://www.familysearch.org/Eng/Library/FHLC/frameset_fhlc.asp

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