What Is New

~Last update August 1st, 2017

July 2017

***During July, there were 265 additional OBITS posted to this website. So much history now for searching your ancestors of Sioux County Iowa!

June 2017

***In the month of June there was an additional 288 OBITS posted to this website and 1 DOC. This is more history now posted! Take the time to read all about your ancestors!

May 2017

***It is once again GRADUATION TIME. See the list of 1913 Sioux County graduates, researched & transcribed by volunteer, Wilma VandeBerg. Awesome group--Think of it! That was now 114 Years Ago. [Complete Record]

***In May, there were 406 OBITS posted to the Obituary Board & 2 BIOS to the Biography Board on this website. That is a whole lot of history now available to researchers--keep it coming in the days ahead!

April 2017

***During April there were 373 OBITS posted to the Obituary Board on this website. That is a lot of work--FANTASTIC!

***In April 2017-- Sioux County PASSED IAGenWeb SPRING Review time!

March 2017

***Read all about The Great Tornado, of April 30, 1898 now posted. Research and transcription done by the Sioux County Coordinator.

***Family researcher, Larry Van Otterloo has submitted some wonderful family heirloom photographs, which identify family members of the following surnames:

Bos - Sneller - De Zeeuw - Schelling

Larry has also shared many unidentified photos that were found in his Great Great Grandmother's Collection. Check out these links and enjoy the photos. Thanks to Larry for sharing. We are looking forward to seeing more as he has time to send the images.

**In MARCH, there were an additional 484 OBITS & 2 BIOS posted to the corresponding boards on this website. "WOW" -- What a fabulous effort!!

February 2017

***In FEB, there were an additional 355 OBITS & 6 DOCS posted to the corresponding boards on this website. Thanks to everyone who so willingly share their time & genealogy passion to put this information on line for the Sioux County Researchers to find!

January 2017

***Check out the newly posted Sioux County Iowa Century Farm list [Complete Record]-- The list will continue to grow as volunteers & family members submit history regarding these farms, stories about the descendants of the original ancestor & photos. The list as it is posted now is only as current as 1991. Thanks to our diligent Sioux County volunteer, Lydia, for helping get this started.......More to come as the original 1976 year is transcribed, along with 1988, 1991. HUGE THANKS to county researcher, Lydia Lucas, for her transcriptions, expertise & to Linda Ziemann for uploading the photos included.

***To the Secretary of the Iowa State Board of Health-Return of Marriages in the County of Sioux For the Fiscal Year Ending June 30, 1919....Page 390 Transcription done and posted of 12 marriage couples married in Sioux County from August 23, 1918 through October 7, 1918. Check the MARRIAGE link on the main page of this website. The Groom Indexes are presented alphabetically. These couples are also posted on the DOCS board of this website.

***In January there were an additional 302 OBITS posted to the Obituary Board on this website. Also, there were 54 DOCS and 1 BIO posted to those corresponding boards. Great Job, Everyone!

December 2016

***In December, there were an additional 311 OBITS posted to the Obituary Board on this website. Great FINISH, to all who helped post the Obits during the year 2016.

November 2016

***In November there were an additional 264 OBITS posted to the Obituary Board on this website. Great Job, Everyone!

October 2016

***During the month of October, there were 343 OBITS posted to the Obituary Board on this website.

***In Oct/Nov 2016-- Sioux County PASSED IAGenWeb FALL Review time!


Researcher Comments About This Website

"I do want to tell you that adding the obits to your site is such a wonderful tool for genealogists.  I wish the other states had a site as excellent as what yours is.  I have visited many of the genweb sites but yours is the BEST.  I thank you for that your work is appreciated by more of us than you could know." ~ G.G.
"This IaGenWeb site is great.  It has been tremendously helpful in my genealogy research." ~C. Family History
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