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Publications for sale by the Bremer County Genealogical Society


NOTE: A NEW edition of the Cemeteries Book will be available by the end of the year.

If you are interested in ordering any of the following books, please send a check or money order, payable to Bremer County Genealogical Society, with your name and address to:

Sandra Soash
1031 3rd Ave NE
Waverly, Iowa 50677

Payment must accompany the order. Books may also be picked up at society meetings.

Jackson Township Cemeteries

Burial records through July 7, 1997 for Oakland, Sewell, and West Point (aka Waverly Junction) Cemeteries.

This book has been available to correct the errors in the 1983 Bremer County Cemetery Book for the Oakland cemetery section. It is the result of two Genealogical Society members walking the cemeteries in June and early July 1997. The names and dates have been recorded as they were found on the cemetery markers.

Price: $6.50 plus $10 shipping and handling.

Index for 1883 History of Butler and Bremer Counties (4 copies left)

A 3-hole punched index, 338 pages.

Price: $30 plus $10 shipping and handling.


Books available from Others

St. Peter Lutheran Church, Oran, Iowa - 100 Anniversary Book

History with listings of baptisms, confirmations, marriages and burials since 1902.
Price: $7. Contact Connie Wedemeier if interested at conniekw@netins.net

History of Butler and Bremer Counties 1883 with biographies
Pub. by Union Pub. Co.  (Springfield: 1883) reprinted by Higgison Books, 1993. 1323 pp.
Contact the publisher Higginson Books Company for availability, price, and more information.

1883 History of Bremer County
(This is the same book listed above without Butler County)
The book is a soft cover, 6" x 9", 567 pages, indexed.
Contact the publisher Heritage Books, Inc for availability, price, and more information.

The Iowa Genealogical Society Publications
The state genealogical society offers a number of Iowa county publications for sale. It's especially useful to see if they have records for counties adjacent to those your ancestors lived in. For a list of their current publications, browse their catalog. (requires Adobe Acrobat Reader).