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Story County Hamilton County Hardin County Marshall County Jasper County Polk County Boone County City of Nevada City of Ames Milford Twp School City of Story City City of Roland City of McCallsburg City of Zearing City of Colo City of Slater City of Cambridge City of Gilbert City of Huxley City of Collins City of Maxwell
Map courtesy of Iowa PROfiles

Story County in located in the very center of Iowa. It is bordered on the north by Hamilton and Hardin Counties, on the west by Boone County, on the south by Polk and Jasper and on the east by Marshall County. You may click on the town to reach the town web sites for those having them.


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Source materials will be provided. Opportunities include transcribing census images into spreadsheets, proofing transcriptions, Story County obituary postings, and more. If you think you can help, please email Mark Christian. Thank you!

21 Jan 2023: Added Ames Ward 1 Washington Twp to the 1930 Census. Thank you Nancy Baker Sweeney and Patsy Griffith!
18 Jan–13 Jan 2023: Added Ames Ward 4 Franklin Twp, Collins Twp to the 1940 Census. Thank you Nancy Baker Sweeney!
07 Jan 2023: Started the 1940 Census adding Collins Twp. Thank you Nancy Baker Sweeney!
31 Dec 2022: Added Washinton Twp (west of railroad) completing the 1950 Census!
30 Dec–08 Nov 2022: Added (26) 1950 Census ED's to the 1950 Census. (See detailed update history.)
21 Dec–04 Apr 2022: Added death certificate transcriptions for July 1921–1923, 1924–1928 to Death Certificates. Thank you Stefani Wonders!
18 Nov–11 Sep 2022 Added Maxwell, Huxley, Colo, Slater, Shipley, Collins and Roland High School Graduates.
09 Nov 2022: Started 1930 Census with Collins, Collins Twp and Ames ED 85-3. Thank you Nancy Baker Sweeney and Patsy Griffith!
18 Sep–03 Sep 2022 Added Roland Town, Howard Twp, Maxwell Town, Indian Creek Twp to the 1950 Census.
10 Sep 2022: Added 1950 Roland Telephone Directory. Thank you Holly Whitehill!
10 Sep 2022: Added 1913 Roland Telephone Directory. Thank you Holly Whitehill!
09 Sep 2022: Updated NCHS Family Tree Project. Thank you Dorian Myhre!
07 Sep 2022: Added the Ames 1910 D.A.R. membership list. Thank you, Sheryl!
(Click here for a more detailed and complete update history.)
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Click Here to Search for Surnames in Story Co. Pages and Databases
(You can also search the individual databases below. Now includes surnames in the obituary board!)

To search all text, not just surnames, use the search box below.

Over 592,300 Searchable Database Records!

Check Out the Nevada Community Historical Society's Family Tree Project Now Including 71,629 people in 29,184 family group sheets!

1854 Census 1856 Census 1860 Census 1862 Military Eligible 1863 Military Eligible
1864 Military Eligible New! (Jun 25)
1865 Story Co History
1867 Military Eligible 1870 Census 1871 Military Eligible
1880 Census
(Including Image Links)
1880 Mortality Schedule 1883 Pensioners 1885 Census 1887 History of Story Co by Allen
1890 Military Eligible 1890 Story Co. History with Biographies New! (Jul 23)
1892 Farmers Directory
1894 Military Eligible 1895 Census
1897/8 County Directory 1900 Census
(Including Image Links)
1902 Atlas Land Owners 1904 Military Eligible 1905 Census Register
1910 Census 1911 Story Co History V2 by Payne
(Biographies)
1914 Story Co Directory Now Complete! (Apr 26)
1920 Census
Added Ames Ward 4
1925 Census
(Partial)
New! (Jan 21)
1930 Census
(Partial)

Added Ames Ward 1
New! (Jan 13)
1940 Census
(Partial)

Added Ames W1 ED 85-3
Now Complete! (Dec 31)
1950 Census Abstract
Added Washington (2 of 2) Twp

Addresses


New! (Sep 07)
Ames 1910 D.A.R.

Ames 1915
Phone Directory
BiographyBoard Births Birth Certificate Index Cemeteries
Civil War New! (Nov 18)
Collins High School
Graduates
Colo 1924
Directory
Colo 1926
Phone Directory
Colo 1940
Phone Directory
Colo 1956
Phone Directory
New! (Sep 18)
Colo High School
Graduates
New! (Dec 21)
Death Certificate
Index (Partial)

Added 1928
Death Register
Vol 1 (Partial)
Divorces
1854-1924
Documents
Board
New! (Jun 25)
Doctors
(1876, 1878, 1880, 1886)
Federal Land Patents Family
Histories
Gravestone Photo Project!
(Story Co Index)
Grave Marker Inscription Index New! (Sep 17)
Huxley High School
Graduates
Inventor Patents ISC (ISU) Alumni
as of 1914
Links ISC (ISU) Directory
October 1915
 
Lookups with
Surname Index
Maps
Township/Section
& Other
New! (Jul 21)
McCallsburg 1969
Centennial Book
McCallsburg Pupils
& Faculty
Marriages
1854-1909
New! (Sep 11)
Maxwell High School
Graduates
Milford Township
and Proud of It

Great Twp History!
Nevada 1948
Phone Directory
Updated! (Sep 09)
NCHS Family Tree Project
Nevada ME Church
Early Baptisms
1865-1880
Nevada ME Church
Early Marriages
1865-1881
Index Updated!
Obituary Board
(Sep 03)
Pioneer
Experiences
Probate Index Query Board
Resources Roland Centennial History
1870-1970
New! (Nov 20)
Roland High School
Graduates
New! (Sep 10)
Roland 1913
Telephone Directory
New! (Sep 10)
Roland 1950
Telephone Directory
New! (Nov 13)
Shipley High School
Graduates
New! (Sep 19)
Slater High School
Graduates
Social Security Death Index Records
(Through 2010)
Spanish-
American War
Story City Jubilee 1931 Story Co IGS
Chapter
Surname Index Towns and Post Offices
Iowa Veterans Cemetery
Burials
Will Book Index W.P.A. Tombstone
Readings
WWII Dead & MIA Zearing 1953
Phone Directory
Zearing 1956
History

Direct Links to Story County Boards (see also above grid)
Story County Query Board Story County Obituary Board Story County Biography Board Story County Document Board
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