What's New on the Tama County Website?
09 Nov 2019
Updated Tama County
website to reflect new county coordinator
12 Sep 2019
postcards added of places in Tama County, shared
by David Shedlock
9 Apr 2019
Index to Tama County
Marriages, 1880 - 1900
1 Apr 2018
Complete transcription of Iowa
Century Farms in Tama County.
29 Sep 2017
New page for Western
College. Complete transcription of Faculty
and Staff list.
14 Apr 2017
Complete transcription of the Souvenir Atlas of Tama
County, Iowa, pub. C. J. Wonser, 1909. The result is a Directory
with 3,008 entries, listing all rural property owners in
Tama County. This makes it much easier to locate a farm
in the Atlas, given the owner's name.
14 Oct 2016
Complete transcription of the Business
Directory and Advertisements from the 1897 Plat
Book of Tama County.
14 Sep 2016
Population totals for
each township, from the lost 1873 Iowa State Census.
27 Feb 2016
Transcribed 6 very short newspaper articles in the
category of Accidental
26 Feb 2016
County excerpts from the Iowa State Gazetteer and
Business Directory for 1884-5, Vol III, by R.L. Polk
& Co. and A.C. Danser. This is a complete
transcription of everything in the Gazetteer and
Business Directory related to the places in Tama County.
22 Feb 2016
Historical Sketches of Iowa Baptists, Chapter
XXIX, by S.H. Mitchell, 1886
Complete transcription - this is the chapter that deals
with Tama and surrounding counties.
7 Sep 2015
Complete transcription of Tama County Death Index
for 1934-1936 (550 individuals)
6 Sep 2015
New page on Tama
County Political History, with previously
transcribed Congressional Records, and several newly
transcribed newspaper articles.
5 Sep 2015
New page on the murder case of Sherman Wilcox,
including transcriptions of 8 short newspaper articles.
1 Sep 2015
New transcription: 1885
List of Veterans Living in Tama County This is a
complete list of all 435 entries in "List of
ex-soldiers, sailors and marines, living in Iowa" who
were living in Tama County.
23 Mar 2015
New page for the Meskwaki
Code Talkers of WWII.
18 Mar 2015
of Badger Hill Cemetery from The Gladbrook Tama
Northern, Gladbrook, Iowa, Friday, August 12, 1955, page
to home page