Fremont County, Iowa;  
What's New?

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2016
A huge Thank you to Bob Jenkins, previous Coordinator for Fremont County, IAGenWeb, for all the following contributions.
DATE
New Additions
Nov 26, 2016.Added  Earliest Known Map of Fremont County 1854   to  the History Center.
Nov 17, 2016.Added  Rural Schools - Part One to View from the Attic for week Nov 17, 2016.
Nov 15, 2016.Added access to Deaths 1901 - 1949 via familysearch links to deaths page.
Nov 15, 2016.Added access to Births 1901 - 1949 via familysearch links to births page.
Nov 12, 2016.Added federal census links to familysearch for years 1850 thru 1940 to census index
Nov 11, 2016.  Added access to marriages 1881 - 1949 via familysearch links  to marriages page.
Nov 08, 2016.  Added  Deaths 1896, 1897, 1898, 1899, 1900 to Deaths 1896-1900 in Death Index (Complete record set)
Sep 19, 2016.  Added   Murder Most Foul in Fremont County  to View from the Attic for week Sep 19, 2016.
Sep 01,  2016.   Added  The Story of the Roma      to View from the Attic for week Sep 01, 2016.
Aug  21, 2016.    Added  Five Years In Sidney Schools  to View from the Attic for week Aug 21, 2016.
Aug  01, 2016.     Added    Healing    to View from the Attic for week Aug 01, 2016.
July 03, 2016.   Added obituary for  Dr. Samuel Thomas Mitchell
July 03, 2016.   Added obituary for  John Smedley Kinney
July 02, 2016.    Added  The Thomas Hood Family   to View from the Attic for week July 03, 2016.
June 22, 2016.  Added page for Major Stephen Cooper to the Pioneers and their Stories on the  History page.
June 01, 2016.   Added  Kick the Can, Mud Pies, and Hide and Seek to View from the Attic for week Jun 01, 2016.
May 21, 2016. Added  marriages for 1877, 1878, 1879, 1880 to  marriage records by groom,  marriage records  by bride, and  marriage record  by marriage date      (complete record set).
May 16, 2016. Added Deaths for 1894 and 1895 to  Deaths 1891-1895 in Death Index  (Complete record set).
May 06, 2016. Added Deaths for 1893 to  Deaths 1891-1895 in Death Index  (Complete record set).
May 05, 2016. Added Deaths for 1892 to  Deaths 1891-1895 in Death Index  (Complete record set).
Apr 29, 2016.  Added  Deaths for 1891 to  Deaths 1891-1895 in Death Index  (Complete record set).
Apr 16, 2016.  Added   Portrait of A Pioneer   to View from the Attic for week Apr 17, 2016.
Mar 26, 2016.  Added  Slavery in Fremont County  and   Early Fremont County Courts   to
Feb 20, 2016.  Added  Military Training at Tabor College  to View from the Attic for week Feb 22, 2016.
Feb 12, 2016. Added  marriages for 1876 to  marriage records by groom,  marriage records  by bride, and marriage record  by marriage date      (complete record set).
Jan 26, 2016.  Added  Circuit Riders   to View from the Attic for week Jan 25, 2016.
Jan 16, 2016.  Added  'Fremont County's Earliest Days' as reported in the Fremont County Herald in 1929  to the History Center  Pioneer Stories
Jan 07, 2016.  Added marriages for 1874 and 1875 to  marriage records by groom, marriage records  by bride, and marriage record  by marriage date      (complete record set).
Jan 06, 2016.  Added  Bringing Washington D.C. to my folk's living room   to View from the Attic for week of  Jan 04, 2016. 
Jan 06, 2016.  Added  marriages for 1872 and 1873 to  marriage records by groom, marriage records  by bride, and marriage record  by marriage date      (complete record set).
2015
Dec 06, 2015.   Added  Pioneer Christmas Decorations   to View from the Attic for week  Dec 6, 2015.
Nov 29, 2015.  Added to Gallery a picture of the  Lawrence and Luna Houston family dated 1890.
Nov 16, 2015.  Added  marriages for 1871 to  marriage records by groom, marriage records  by bride, and marriage record  by marriage date      (complete record set).
Nov 07, 2015.  Added  marriages for 1869-1870 to  marriage records by groom,  marriage records  by bride, and marriage record  by marriage date      (complete record set).
Nov 06, 2015.  Added   Box Socials   to View from the Attic for week of  Nov 09, 2015. 
Nov 03, 2015.  Added  marriages for 1868 to  marriage records by groom,  marriage records  by bride, and marriage record  by marriage date      (complete record set).
Oct 16, 2015.    Added  Hauling Freight on the Tabor and Northern Railroad  to View from the Attic for week of  Oct 19, 2015.
Sept 19, 2015.  Added   Corn Shelling Days    to View from the Attic for week of  Sept 21, 2015.  
Sept 05, 2015.  Added   Stories of Pioneers  to View from the Attic for week of  Sept 07, 2015.
Aug 21, 2015.  Added  Fremont's First White Girl; Story of Pioneers      to View from the Attic for week of  Aug 24, 2015
Aug 08, 2015.  Added  Sidney established in 1851, Incorporated  in 1870  to View from the Attic for week of  Aug 10, 2015
July 25, 2015.  Added   Huge Honor for Iowa's Championship Rodeo  to View from the Attic for week of  July 27, 2015.
July 22, 2015.   Reorganized marriage records info on  Marriage Records Page. 
July 22, 2015.   Added Marriage records by Groom,   Marriage records by Bride, Marriage records by Marriage Date.
July 20, 2015.  Added  Deaths 1886-1890  to Death Index page.  (complete record set).
July 11, 2015.  Added   Naming of  Thurman   to View from the Attic for week of  July 12, 2015.
June 27, 2015.  Added  New Additons to the Fremont County Cookbook Collection     to View from the Attic for week of June 28, 2015.
June 18, 2015.  Added   link to  St Paul's Lutheran Cemetery transcription of graves in Fremont county cemetery directory. Transcription provided by Lisa Brunk.
June 13, 2015.  Added  A Father's Day Tribute  to View from the Attic for week of June15, 2015.
June 06, 2015.  Added obituary for Ida B. (Gooden) Turner.
May 31, 2015.   Added   Playball   to View from the Attic for week of June 01, 2015.
May 19, 2015.   Added Death Certificates 1917-1921, 1935-1938   to Death Index Page.   (complete record set).
May 17, 2015.  Added  Gathering Place From The Beginning   to View from the Attic for week of May 18, 2015.
May 04, 2015.  Added birth info for years  1896-1900  in Births Index  (complete record set)
May 03, 2015.  Added  Where Has The Visiting Gone  to View from the Attic for week of May 04, 2015.
Apr 30, 2015.  Added  birth info for years  1891-1895 in  Births index.   (complete record set)
Apr 20, 2015.   Added  The Story of McPaul          to View from the Attic for Apr 20, 2015.
Apr 06, 2015.   Added  Radios, Dances, and Dad  to View from the Attic for Apr 06, 2015.
Mar 27, 2015.  Added   link to  Redd cemetery transcription in Fremont county cemetery directory. Transcription provided by Lisa Brunk.
Mar 23, 2015.  Added   Sub Chief Shatee's Burial  to View from the Attic for Mar 23, 2015.
Mar 09, 2015.  Added   Horse Thieves    to View from the Attic for Mar 09, 2015.
Feb 22, 2015.  Added  birth info for years 1886-1890  in  Births index.   (complete record set)
Feb 23, 2015.  Added   The Beautiful Waubonsie Valley    to View from the Attic for Feb 23,  2015.
Feb 09, 2015.  Added   Homemade Toys   to View from the Attic for Feb 09,  2015.
Jan 25, 2015.  Added  birth info for years 1880-1885  in  Births index.   (complete record set)
Jan. 25, 2015.  Added  You Wash----I'll Dry   to View from the Attic for Jan. 26. 2015.
Jan. 23, 2015.   Added   new  online database  for  Death Index Page showing deathdate, location. 
Jan. 23, 2015.   Added death info for years 1880-1885.    (complete record set).        Additional years will be added as I get it transcribed.
Jan. 18, 2015.   Added   new  online database  for  Birth Information    showing birthdate, location and parents names.  Added birth info for years 1841-1870  and for years 1871-1879.    (complete record sets).        Additional years will be added as I get it transcribed.
Jan. 12, 2015.   Added obituaries to the obituary center index for Harriet Malcom, Eva Buxton, Mary Dyke Johnson, Carl Nahkunst, Omer McAlexander, Erna Tilts, Ann Marie Maher, James Jenkins, Elizabeth Vance, Ruby Snyder, Richard Phipps  all submitted by volunteer Novie White.
Jan. 12, 2015.  Added  Traveling West In A Wagon   to View from the Attic for Jan. 12. 2015.
2014
Dec 15, 2014.  Added  Santa Came Knocking   to View from the Attic for Dec. 15,  2014.
Dec 06, 2014.   Added map image of the French Village area to the  French Village page.
Nov 10, 2014.  Added  Our Player Piano   to View from the Attic for Nov 10, 2014.
Oct 24, 2014.  Added   Harvest Time    to View from the Attic for Oct 27, 2014.
Oct 13, 2014.  Added  BUILDING THE NEW HOUSE    to View from the Attic for Oct 13, 2014.
Oct 08, 2014.  Added St Paul's Lutheran Church to  Churches  link.
Oct  04, 2014.  Link to a new website initiated by the Des Moines Register about the  Lost Schools of Iowa.  This link can be found on the  Schools page.  On this site, Iowans are invited to submit their own memories/histories of their closed schools. Text, video and photos can be uploaded.  Thanks to  Jon Howery for this information.
Sept 29, 2014.  Added   Car Musings  to View from the Attic for Sept 29, 2014.
Sept 28, 2014.  Added updated info about Charles Vermilyea and George Vermilyea  found on the Orphan Train Project page.
Sept 15, 2014.  Added   Good Eating   to View from the Attic for Sept 15, 2014.
Sept 01, 2014.  Added  Vogel Popcorn   to View from the Attic for Sept 01, 2014.
Aug 18, 2014.  Added  Hand Hewn Log    to View from the Attic for Aug 18, 2014.
Aug 12, 2014.  Added  Sidney Established   link on the History  page.   Information about the formation of the town of Sidney.
Aug 06, 2014.  Added  Elephants in Our Past??    to View from the Attic for Aug 04, 2014.
Aug 04, 2014.  Added  Bartlett Church  to  Church Directory.  Pictures submitted by Stephanie Pierce.
July 10, 2014.   Added  French Village page which gives some history on the initial settling of Fremont County.
May 29, 2014.  Added updated info about Alice Quince and Bella Quince  found on the Orphan Train Project page.
May 26, 2014.  Added   a  photo  area to the main  page.  The photos/pictures will be changed frequently to show  people and places in prior times in fremont county.
May 26, 2014.  Added    It's Open!      to View from the Attic for May 26, 2014.
May 12, 2014.  Added   The Fremont County Courthouse Clock   to View from the Attic for May 12, 2014.
April 28, 2014.  Added   The Church       to View from the Attic for Apr. 28, 2014.
April 14, 2014.  Added  Life during World War II - Part Two  to   View from the Attic for Apr. 14, 2014.
March 31, 2014.  Added  Life during World War II - Part One  to   View from the Attic for Mar 31, 2014.
March 17, 2014.  Added   AUNT DORA'S MEMOIRS 3  to   View from the Attic for Mar 17, 2014.
March 01, 2014.  Added  AUNT DORA'S MEMOIRS 2   to   View from the Attic for Mar 01, 2014.
Feb 25, 2014.  Added additional images from Andreas 1875 Atlas of Fremont county.  Some very interesting images of Fremont county were contributed by Daniel D. West and Justin West.  These images are very clear and show lots of detail.  Great job of scanning and editing.
Feb 17, 2014.  Added  AUNT DORA’S MEMOIRS 1     to   View from the Attic for Feb 17, 2014
Feb 03, 2014.  Added  That Was Really A Cold Winter      to   View from the Attic for Feb 03, 2014
Jan 20, 2014.  Added  CREATIVE IDEAS FROM AN UNEXPECTED SOURCE  to   View from the Attic for Jan. 20, 2014.
Jan 06, 2014.  Added  Shoe Box Dolls to    View from the Attic for Jan 06, 2014.
Dec 31, 2013.  Added surnames Barbour, Matthews, Nix, Tucker to  surnames page.
Dec 23, 2013.  Added   Christmas Trees  to    View from the Attic for Dec 23, 2013.
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