Lucas County, Iowa


Lucas County Courthouse, Chariton, Iowa

(Click on photo for larger image.  Contributed by Delbert Spencer, Colorado)


       Welcome to Lucas County!  Enjoy your visit!

I am the Lucas County Coordinator for IAGenWeb. My name is Ann (Sears) Selvig. I look forward to adding your contributions to the Lucas County web site. 

If you have data to contribute please contact the me by clicking on the following link.  If you have a question or query, please post it to the Queries Board below.


We look forward to hearing from you!


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Picture postcards Contributed by Gary Tharp Archived Queries 1998 Jan - May
Archived Queries1998 - 2003
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Mailing Lists Wills
Lucas Co.   William Naismith  Biographies
Salem Cemetery    Birth Records


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Click the logo to see what the Iowa History Project Library holds. Click the logo to search the WPA Iowa Graves Survey Database.

Thank You!!

To these special people who contribute their time, and provide this site with the material and activity. It's volunteers such as they, Who make Lucas Co., Iowa, 1 of the best research site to be found. Now let's get your name added to this special list.

Mary Jensen for her mailing list contributions & look-ups

Frank Myers for his vast knowledge of Lucas Co., and his contributions & look-ups

Nancee Seifert for her transcription of articles from Lucas Co., newspapers

Deborah Stanley for her Iowa postings and repostings on forum boards

Special Memories
Gary Tharp

In Memory of a fellow genealogist. Gary Tharp,  your gifts of sharing information will be missed!


Many families living close to Lucas county borders have links in the bordering county. So be sure to do a search of Lucas county's neighboring counties!


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