Jefferson County Online
Original Land Purchasers

"Approximately twelve million acres of Iowa land were sold for cash by the Federal Government ..." Page 154, Iowa Public Land Disposal, by Roscoe L. Lokken, Published at Iowa City, Iowa 1942, by the State Historical Society of Iowa.

The following pages are alphabetical listings of the names of the persons recorded as having originally purchased Iowa land in Jefferson County.

If you find a name(s) for which you would like more information post a query on this site or contact the local Genealogical Society.  You will be requested to send a Self Addressed Stamped Envelope with your request if you seek a hard copy.

They should get back to you in the near future.

In the following table, please, click on the beginning letter of the surname of the individual for whom you are searching.

A - B
(197 NAMES)

(227 NAMES)
 D - E
(140 NAMES)
 F - G 
(143 NAMES)
(186 NAMES)
 I - J - K 
(119 NAMES)
 L - M
(212 NAMES)
 N - O - P 
(127 NAMES)
(85 NAMES)
(214 NAMES)
 T - U - V 
(84 NAMES)
 W - Y - Z 
(149 NAMES)

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If you need further information on a listed name ask a Lookup, post a Query or contact the Jefferson County Genealogical Society or post a query on our Query Board.

I am the County Coordinator and the Web Master, the one who is responsible for the IAGenWeb project for Jefferson County, Iowa. Please contact me if you would like to contribute to this database or if you note any problems with these pages.

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