BOYDEN- Sheridan Township, Sioux County, founded 1878, railroad
Sheridan Township Cemetery in
Section 22 north of Boyden. Early records start about 1889.
Contact - Logan Vanden Brink City Clerk for records
St. Johnís Lutheran Cemetery in
Section 14 north of Boyden. First burial recorded 30, Nov
1879. Early records have been lost. Records at church. Church
has a book.
Reformed Church was organized 16
Aug. 1888. There is a history of the 75th Anniversary
(1888-1963) at church library and the Public Library
St. Johnís Lutheran (3 miles north
and Ĺ west) organized 1878 Church history book
United Presbyterian was organized 10
November 1883 and has a 75th anniversary booklet.
- Public Library 905 Main Boyden IA 51234 Ph: 712-725-2281
Hours: Tues,Thurs,& Sat. Morn - 9-10:30am; Tues-Fri 3:30-5:30pm.
Sat aft 1:00-3:30pm.
Items of interest Boyden Diamond Jubilee Booklet, 1976
Sioux County Atlas
Earliest Boyden paper was called the Boyden
Citizen. The newspapers are located
at the Sioux County Index-Reporter of Hull: (they are
complete unless indicated
otherwise.) 27 May 1898 (vol.6 No.1), 1899, 1904, 1905, 1908, (Most
(all except first issue), 1914, 1915, 1917 incomplete, 1918, 1923,
1924, 1929 to the
date of merger with the Sioux County Index in 1967.
Current newspaper is the Sioux County Index
Reporter which serves the Hull &
- Boyden Diamond Jubilee Booklet (1889 - 1964)
- There also is a centennial work.
- Historians - Iva Rensink and Henry Westra, Logan Vanden
Brink - current city clerk