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===== Birth Records  =====
 
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Birth records kept by the District Court, 1880-1941, and delayed birth certificates, 1885-1944, have been microfilmed and are available at the [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titlefilmnotes&columns=*%2C0%2C0&titleno=564391&disp=Birth+records++ Family History Library] in Salt Lake City.  
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Birth records kept by the District Court, 1880-1941, and delayed birth certificates, 1885-1944, have been microfilmed and are available at the [http://www.iowahistory.org/archives/research_collections/local_government_records/vital_records.html State Historical Society] in Des Moines and at the [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titlefilmnotes&columns=*%2C0%2C0&titleno=564391&disp=Birth+records++ Family History Library] in Salt Lake City.  
  
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===== Marriage Records =====
  
Davis County marriage records, 1844-1951, have been microfilmed and are available at the [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=192721&disp=Marriages%2C+1844%2D1953%3B+index%2C+184%20%20&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library] in Salt Lake City.
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Davis County marriage records, 1844-1951, have been microfilmed and are available at the [http://www.iowahistory.org/archives/research_collections/local_government_records/vital_records.html State Historical Society] in Des Moines and at the [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=192721&disp=Marriages%2C+1844%2D1953%3B+index%2C+184%20%20&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library] in Salt Lake City.  
  
 
===== Death Records  =====
 
===== Death Records  =====
  
The record of deaths kept by the District Court, 1880-1939, have been microfilmed and are available at the [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=192634&disp=Death+records%2C+1880%2D1939%20%20&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library] in Salt Lake City.  
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The record of deaths kept by the District Court, 1880-1939, have been microfilmed and are available at the [http://www.iowahistory.org/archives/research_collections/local_government_records/vital_records.html State Historical Society] in Des Moines and at the [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=192634&disp=Death+records%2C+1880%2D1939%20%20&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library] in Salt Lake City.  
  
 
Abstracts of the death records of Davis County, 1880-1900, are on-line, in four segments.  
 
Abstracts of the death records of Davis County, 1880-1900, are on-line, in four segments.  

Revision as of 00:29, 27 August 2008

United States  > Iowa > Davis County

County Courthouse

Davis County Courthouse
100 Courthouse Square
Bloomfield, IA 52537

641-664-2321

Davis County

History

Parent County

1843-- Davis County was created from Van Buren County 17 February 1843. Its county seat is Bloomfield. A part of Davis County was taken to create Appanoose County the same day.

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Neighboring Counties

Appanoose | Jefferson | Monroe | Van Buren | Wapello | Schuyler County, Missouri | Scotland County, Missouri


Resources

Cemeteries

Davis County Cemeteries--A list of more than 100 cemeteries was compiled by the Works Progress Administration in the 1930s and updated in 1993 by the Davis County Genealogical Society. A link to tombstone photographs is available online.

Church

Amish

Court

Naturalizations, Books 1 and 2, for Davis County are online. These records cover about 1879 to 1901.

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Birth Records

Birth records kept by the District Court, 1880-1941, and delayed birth certificates, 1885-1944, have been microfilmed and are available at the State Historical Society in Des Moines and at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City.

Marriage Records

Davis County marriage records, 1844-1951, have been microfilmed and are available at the State Historical Society in Des Moines and at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City.

Death Records

The record of deaths kept by the District Court, 1880-1939, have been microfilmed and are available at the State Historical Society in Des Moines and at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City.

Abstracts of the death records of Davis County, 1880-1900, are on-line, in four segments.

Societies and Libraries

Davis County Genealogical Society
P.O. Box 94
Bloomfield, IA 52537


Web Sites

References