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Monroe County Iowa Genealogical Resource  

This is an independent genealogy website, solely owned and operated by the webmaster for the benefit of all researchers since 1996.  Please contact the webmaster below if you find anything not working correctly on these pages.

Monroe County Online Resources

Integrated Online Database - 304,472 records -Search census, naturalization, pension, cemetery, death, marriage records and more. (Now includes newspaper article images) * -Added Divorce Book 12/10/2015
General button includes everything - Probate & Clerk buttons search only those categories.

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Completely mapped with photos of all gravestones & all available obituaries.

Visit the expanded site -  WoodlawnCemetery.net
Completely mapped with photos of all gravestones & over 1800 obituaries.

The Lovilia Press - Birth, marriage, & death articles 1907 to 1961 - 13,794 references to individuals.
   The Lovilia Press

1863 County Militia Roll

36th Iowa Infantry


 WPA Database

Monroe County Message Board

1865 Business Directory

1935 Old Age Pension

    Mahaska County - Pringle Cemetery

 Township Map

Hickenlooper's 1896 History of Monroe County

Find the reference page of your ancestor in the ONLINE DATABASE (above), then come here and read the original text.  Or enjoy the entire book!

Visitor's Shared Pictures - Have a Monroe County Pic that you would like to share?

Marriage license photocopy policy of the Monroe County Recorder

Iowa code prohibits the recorders office from processing requests by phone. Requests can only be made for certified photocopies of marriage records and must be made in writing and mailed to the recorders office, specifying the complete identification of the record and accompanied by a statement of your relationship to the parties, a photocopy of your drivers license, and a nonrefundable $20.00 check or money order. A certified copy of the record, or a certified notification of record not found will be returned to the requester.

Office of the Monroe County Recorder
10 Benton Ave. East
Albia, Iowa 52531

Iowa State Historical Society

USGenWeb Archives Census Project

Monroe County Historical Society - Online Newspapers

Wapello County Genealogical Society

Find A Grave

USGS National Map

United States Resources - Iowa

WorldGenWeb Project

 Iowa Genealogical Society

Iowa Vital Records

 Roots Web Genealogical Cooperative

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