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Clayton County, Iowa
County Seat - Elkader


Clayton County, IA - Records and Resources

Clayton County GenWeb page

Vital Records

Register of births, 1880-1897 Clayton County (Iowa). County Clerk
Microfilm of original records at the Clayton County Courthouse, Elkader, Iowa. Includes index.
Registers list number, date of return, name of child, sex, no. of child of mother, race or color, date and place of birth, nationality of father, place of birth, age, nationality of mother, place of birth, age, name of mother, residence, name of father, occupation, medical attendant.
LDS FHL microfilm on 2 reels #1255480-81

Record of births, 1897-1929 Clayton County (Iowa). County Clerk
Microfilm of original records at the Clayton County Courthouse, Elkader, Iowa. Includes index.
Birth records list the place of birth, name of child, sex, whether twin, triplet, etc., no. in order of birth, whether legitimate, date of birth, if stillborn, father's name, residence, color, age and birthplace, mother's name, residence, color, age, and birthplace, name and address of attending physician or midwife. Records of birth in vol. 4 list certificate number, date of filing, name of child, sex, date of birth, birthplace, address, mother's maiden name, father's name, name and address of reporter of birth. Records of birth in no. B lists child's name, birthdate, hour of birth, sex, whether mulitiple birth, place or residence, hospital, mother's name, age, state of birth, residence and address, father's name, age and state of birth, name of certifier, date signed, attending physician, registrar's name, date received by registrar and county file number.
LDS FHL microfilm on 2 reels #1255481 and 1521275

Marriage records, 1839-1928 Clayton County (Iowa). County Clerk
Microfilm of original records in the Clayton County Courthouse, Elkader, Iowa. Includes indexes at the beginning of each volume.
LDS FHL microfilm on 8 reels: 1255482-86, 1516934-36

Death records, 1880-1921 Clayton County (Iowa). County Clerk
Microfilm of original records at the Clayton County Courthouse, Elkader, Iowa.
Registers list number, date of report, name, sex and color, age, occupation, date of death, marital status, nationality, where born, length of residence, place and cause of death, complications, duration of disease, place and date of burial, physician. Transcripts list residence of deceased, name, date of birth, age, marital status, birthplace, father, birthplace of father, mother, occupation, informant, date and cause of death, physician, residence, place and date of burial, undertaker. Records list name, sex, age, occupation, date of death, marital status, where born, place and cause of death, place of burial.
LDS FHL microfilm: #1521276, 1255482, 1673367

History and biographies

History of Clayton County, Iowa : from the earliest historical times down to the present including a genealogical and biographical record of many representative families, Price, Realto E
LDS FHL books: #977.736 H2p and 977.736 H2p v. 2
also on microfilm #928005 or 934935

History of Clayton County, Iowa : together with sketches of its cities, villages and townships, educational, religious, civil, military, and political history; portraits of prominent persons and biographies of representative citizens
Microfilm copy of original published: Chicago, 1882 1144 p.
LDS FHL microfilm 924408 or 985742 or 985742


Clayton County, IA - Townships

 

Based on map found at:
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