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2013 Additions and Modifications

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Modifications are continuing - photo by Bill Waters

December 2013 Additions and Improvements

Updated the Winneshiek County Obituaries index to include 176 new obits submitted since July

Updated the Obit Surname index. These updated tables implement structured searches for 8026 unique Surnames in the Winneshiek Obit database.

Updated the GPP Surname index. These updated tables implement structured searches for 4581 unique Surnames in the Winneshiek GPP database.

Added the new Oak Lawn cemetery Directory to the "Over the Border Cemeteries" index. This Directory is a complete listing of all the known Oak Lawn (over 3500) Graves, Many of these Oak Lawn graves are graves of former Winneshiek County residents

October 2013 Additions and Improvements

Added a web page for Luther college Alumnus Lars Olsen Sherven along with a photo of the 1862 1st and 2nd year students at Luther College.

Added the complete 1915 Winneshiek county Farmers' Directory. This Directory contains the names of 1806 farmers and their families and includes the size and location of their farms.

September 2013 Additions and Improvements

Added two years 1934 and 1935 to the Death Index.

Added 53 new GPP records and transcribed all readable data from the gravestones in the Big Canoe Norwegian Methodist Cemetery. The 53 new GPP records were created as part of the 100% photo survey by Bill Waters of the Big Canoe Norwegian Methodist cemetery in August of 2011. The Big Canoe Norwegian Methodist cemetery table now documents 93 graves. All of the Big Canoe Norwegian Methodist GPP comment fields now contain robust gravestone transcriptions.

August 2013 Additions and Improvements

Updated the Winneshiek County Obituaries index to include 253 new obits submitted since March

incorporated 150 recently submitted obit records and updated the Pleasant View Cemetery. The Pleasant View cemetery table now documents 603 graves.

July 2013 Additions and Improvements

Added 658 new GPP records and transcribed all readable data from the gravestones in the Saint Aloysius Cemetery. The 658 new GPP records were created as part of the 100% photo survey by Bill Waters of the Saint Aloysius cemetery in April of 2013. The Saint Aloysius cemetery table now documents 856 graves. All of the Saint Aloysius GPP comment fields now contain robust gravestone transcriptions.

May 2013 Additions and Improvements

Added 512 new GPP records and transcribed all readable data from the gravestones in the Saint Agnes Cemetery. The 512 new GPP records were created as part of the 100% photo survey by Bill Waters of the Saint Agnes cemetery in April of 2013. The Saint Agnes cemetery table now documents 495 graves. All of the Saint Agnes GPP comment fields now contain robust gravestone transcriptions.

April 2013 Additions and Improvements

Added 85 new GPP records and transcribed all readable data from the gravestones in the Aase Haugen Cemetery. The 85 new GPP records were created as part of the 100% photo survey by Bill Waters of the Aase Haugen cemetery in April of 2013. The Aase Haugen cemetery table now documents 84 graves. All of the Aase Haugen GPP comment fields now contain robust gravestone transcriptions.

March 2013 Additions and Improvements

Updated the GPP Surname index. These updated tables implement structured searches for 4467 unique Surnames in the Winneshiek GPP database.

Updated the Obit Surname index. These updated tables implement structured searches for 7398 unique Surnames in the Winneshiek Obit database.

Updated the Winneshiek County Obituaries index to include 255 new obits submitted since January

Added 3 new GPP records and updated the Haug Cemetery.

Added 18 new GPP records and transcribed all readable data from the gravestones in the Saint Kierans Cemetery. The 18 new GPP records were created as part of the 100% photo survey by Bill Waters of the Saint Kierans cemetery in October of 2012. The Saint Kierans cemetery table now documents 84 graves. As part of this upgrade all of the new and old Saint Kierans GPP comment fields now contain robust gravestone transcriptions.

Added the complete transcription of the 38th Iowa Infantry Co. K. August 1863 Log Book and Various Co K. letters submitted by Keith Lathrop

Added over 1500 new GPP records and transcribed all readable data from the gravestones in the Saint Wenceslaus Cemetery. The over 1500 new GPP records were created as part of the 100% photo survey by Bill Waters of the Saint Wenceslaus cemetery in October of 2012. The Saint Wenceslaus cemetery table now documents 1574 graves. 300 of these 1574 graves are marked with Iron Crosses. Many of these Iron Crosses are excellent examples of Charles Andera Iron crosses. As part of this upgrade all of the new and old Saint Wenceslaus GPP comment fields now contain robust gravestone transcriptions.

Added information about John A. Axtal/Jon Andreas Anderson Veim of Miltary township sent to me by Darlene C. Joyce

February 2013 Additions and Improvements

Added 42 new GPP records and transcribed all readable data from the gravestones in the Saint Clement Cemetery. The 42 new GPP records were created as part of the 100% photo survey by Bill Waters of the saint Clement cemetery in October of 2012. The saint Clement cemetery table now documents 120 graves. As part of this upgrade all of the new and old Saint Clement GPP comment fields now contain robust gravestone transcriptions.

Updated the Winneshiek County Obituaries index to include 272 new obits submitted during January

January 2013 Additions and Improvements

Added over 100 new GPP records and transcribed all readable data from the gravestones in the East Madison Cemetery. The over 100 new GPP records were created as part of the 100% photo survey by Bill Waters of the East Madison cemetery in October of 2012. The East Madison cemetery table now documents 170 graves. As part of this upgrade all of the new and old East Madison GPP comment fields now contain robust gravestone transcriptions.

Updated the Winneshiek County Obituaries index to include 235 new obits submitted during December

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