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2014 Additions and Modifications

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Modifications are continuing - photo by Bill Waters

November 2014 Additions and Improvements

Added 454 new IGPP records and transcribed all readable data from the gravestones in the Stavanger Cemetery. The 454 new IGPP records were created as part of the 100% photo survey by Bill Waters of the Stavanger cemetery in April of 2014. The Stavanger cemetery table now documents 653 graves. All of the Stavanger IGPP comment fields now contain robust gravestone transcriptions. This addition upgrades the Stavanger Cemetery tables from an incomplete record set to a complete record set.

Added a complete record of the Stavanger Lutheran (Stone Church) cemetery Submitted by Beverly Saboe

Added a complete record of the First Lutheran (Frame Church) cemetery Submitted by Beverly Saboe

Posted a complete record set of the Scans and Transcriptions for chapter "A" (46 Pages) of the 1000 page book 1996 Winneshiek County Biographies.

October 2014 Additions and Improvements

Added the story of Bloomfield district school #4 Brick School Submitted by Errin Wilker

Updated the Winneshiek County Obituaries index to include 261 new obits submitted since March.

A project has been started to scan and transcribe a 1000 page book of 1996 Winneshiek County Biographies

Updated the Baetke aka Rice aka Kinney Cemetery to include several recently restored gravestones.

September 2014 Additions and Improvements

Added a complete transcription of all 104 pages of Arnold Otto Haugen's Big Canoe Lutheran Burial Records. Arnold died at age 92 in 2002. His Daughter Sallie DeReus has given permission to IAGenWeb to post the contents of his book on the Winneshiek web pages.

June 2014 Additions and Improvements

Added the Moneek Historical Marker photo to the Moneek cemetery table. Photo submitted by Errin Wilker

Updated the Lincoln Lutheran cemetery with 11 IGPP records and 67 Obituaries

May 2014 Additions and Improvements

Added an index of a set of over 400 captioned Photographs of people and buildings that were taken in the late 1800's or very early 1900's. These Photographs were submitted by Jill McCarville

April 2014 Additions and Improvements

Added Winneshiek County  Death Index information that was selected from the Salt Lake City Family History Library and submitted by Mandi Brown

Posted 81  biographies to the IAGenWeb Biography Board. from Vol. II 1913 History of Winneshiek County, Iowa, published in Chicago by the S. J. Clark Publishing Company. 

March 2014 Additions and Improvements

Updated the Winneshiek County Obituaries index to include 221 new obits submitted since December

Added the Van Brocklin Murder case to the Winneshiek County Crimes index.

Added the Claude Meade Murder case to the Winneshiek County Crimes index.

Posted a complete transcription of Vol. II 1913 History of Winneshiek County, Iowa, published in Chicago by the S. J. Clark Publishing Company. Vol II consists of 580 pages and contains 385 biographies of people living in 1913 Winneshiek county.

Posted 23  biographies to the IAGenWeb Biography Board. from Vol. II 1913 History of Winneshiek County, Iowa, published in Chicago by the S. J. Clark Publishing Company. 

Added 531 new GPP records and transcribed all readable data from the gravestones in the State Line Methodist Cemetery. The 531 new GPP records were created as part of a 100% photo survey by Bill Waters of the State Line Methodist cemetery in August of 2013. The State Line Methodist cemetery table now documents  403 State Line Methodist graves. All of the State Line Methodist GPP comment fields now contain robust gravestone transcriptions. This table also contains links to all of the State Line Methodist Find-A-Grave memorials

Added several new letters to the Phillip Lathrop file of the Civil War 38-Iowa-Inf mustering history submitted by Keith Lathrop

Added the Bigelow Murder case to the new Winneshiek County Crimes index.

Added the Calmar Robber Killed case to the crimes Index.

January 2014 Additions and Improvements

Added the entire list of Iowa Pioneers In Winneshiek County Iowa before 1856 from the Iowa Genealogical Society Publication "HAWKEYE HERITAGE" Thank you Connie Ellis for this submission

Added the Passport of John Carl Henry Gipp Thank you Cyndi Gipp for a very interesting addition

Added the Johanna Schutta Gipp's Autograph book Thank you Cyndi Gipp for a very interesting addition

Added 34 new GPP records and transcribed all readable data from the gravestones in the Oak Hill Cemetery. The 34 new GPP records were created as part of the 100% photo survey by Bill Waters of the Oak Hill cemetery in August of 2013. The Oak Hill cemetery table now documents 39 graves. All of the Oak Hill GPP comment fields now contain robust gravestone transcriptions.

Added A Brief History Of The Universalist Church Of Bloomfield Township that was submitted by Connie Ellis

Updated the Bloomfield Cemetery to include information from a Bloomfield Cemetery survey by Clair Cornell. Clair made this survey in the late 1970's

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