Thursday, April 11, 2013

Those Places Thursday: Research in Jackson County, Iowa

   Do you have Luxembourg ancestors who passed through Jackson County Iowa? (Imagine my raised hand here!) Here are a few ideas for researching their past...
1) Start with reading more about the history of Jackson County in my previous posts: 
     a) http://luxembourggenealogy.blogspot.com/2012/05/society-saturday-jackson-county.html
     b) http://luxembourggenealogy.blogspot.com/2012/05/mappy-monday-jackson-county-maps.html
  
2) Check out what's available on FamilySearch.  These records trace birth, marriage, and deaths.
    a) https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/list#page=1&countryId=51

3) There's some historical information on Genealogy Trails.

4) Google News has links to modern newspaper articles.

And there's much more available!

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