Washington Genealogy (in Washington County, IA)

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NOTE: Additional records that apply to Washington are also found through the Washington County and Iowa pages.


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Washington Birth Records

1800-1999 Iowa Births and Christenings Index (incomplete) Ancestry

Iowa, Birth Records, 1880-present Iowa Department of Public Health

Washington Cemetery Records

Burials, Elm Grove cemetery, Washington, Iowa, June 1887 to date [1976]. WorldCat

Cemetery records, 1864-1990 Family History Library

Cemetery records, Montgomery County, Iowa : townships of Douglas, Washington, East (Jackson) WorldCat

Custer Cemetery Billion Graves

Elm Grove Cemetery Find a Grave

Elm Grove Cemetery Billion Graves

Iowa Cemetery Records Ancestry

Iowa Deaths and Burials, 1850-1990 (selections) MyHeritage

Iowa Graves WPA Survey US Gen Web

Iowa, Select Deaths and Burials, 1850-1990 Ancestry

Lexington Cemetery Billion Graves

Miller Mortuary records 1881 thru 1894, City of Washington, Washington County, Iowa. WorldCat

Polk County, Iowa cemetery records : Canfield Cemetery, Clay Township; United Brethren Church Cemetery, Washington Township; Mt. Zion United Brethren Cemetery, Loring, Washington Township; White Oak Cemetery, Elkhart Township Family History Library

Schrock Cemetery Billion Graves

Washington County, Iowa, Elm Grove Cemetery Family History Library

Washington Census Records

1849 Iowa State Census (part of Iowa State Census collection) Ancestry

1851 Iowa State Census (part of Iowa State Census collection) Ancestry

1852 Iowa State Census (part of Iowa State Census collection) Ancestry

1854 Iowa State Census (part of Iowa State Census collection) Ancestry

1856 Iowa State Census (part of Iowa State Census collection) Ancestry

1859 Iowa State Census (part of Iowa State Census collection) Ancestry

1885 Iowa State Census (part of Iowa State Census collection) Ancestry

1895 Iowa State Census (part of Iowa State Census collection) Ancestry

1905 Iowa State Census MyHeritage

1905 Iowa State Census Ancestry

1905 Iowa State Census (part of Iowa State Census collection) Ancestry

1915 Iowa State Census (part of Iowa State Census collection) Ancestry

1925 Iowa State Census (part of Iowa State Census collection) Ancestry

Iowa, State Census Collection, 1836-1925 Ancestry

U.S. Federal Census 1790-1940 Ancestry

U.S. Federal Census 1790-1940 MyHeritage

United States Federal Census, 1790-1940 Family Search

Washington Church Records

1800-1999 Iowa Births and Christenings Index (incomplete) Ancestry

Church records, 1839-1934 (Methodist Episcopal Church of Washington (Washington County, Iowa)) Family History Library

Church records, 1841-1940 (First United Presbyterian Church (Washington, Iowa)) Family History Library

Church records, 1843-1947 (Presbyterian Church (Washington, Iowa)) Family History Library

Church records, 1854-1887 (Second United Presbyterian Church (Washington, Iowa)) Family History Library

Church records, 1861-1927 (Second Presbyterian Church (Washington, Iowa)) Family History Library

Church records, 1866-1940 (Catholic Church. St. James (Washington, Iowa)) Family History Library

Church records, 1868-1893 (Grand Prairie United Presbyterian Church (Washington, Iowa)) Family History Library

Church records, 1894-1990 (First Christian Church (Washington, Iowa)) Family History Library

Church records, 1904-1971 (St. Paul's Evangelical and Reformed Church (Washington, Iowa)) Family History Library

Church records, 1912-1989 (United Methodist Church (Washington, Iowa)) Family History Library

Church records, 1952-1965 (First Methodist Church (Washington, Iowa)) Family History Library

Commemorative plaque to the United Methodist Church of Washington Family History Library

Education & administration building, United Methodist Church, Washington , Iowa : 1974 Family History Library

Heritage Sunday, Oct. 21, 1979, United Methodist Church : Washington, Iowa, 1839-1979 Family History Library

History of Living Lake Church : Washington County, Iowa Family History Library

Our golden anniversary, the Methodist Church, Washington , Iowa : Lloyd A Latta, minister, 1961-1962 Family History Library

School records, 1890-1962 (Catholic Church. St. James Convent School (Washington, Iowa)) Family History Library

Souvenir, dedication of the Methodist Episcopal Church, Washington, Iowa : April 10, 1892 with the organ recital April 17, 1892 Family History Library

Washington City Directories

Washington, Washington Co, Iowa - 1882 Business Directory US Gen Web Archives

White and Yellow Pages, Washington, 7/1949 to 8/1962 Library of Congress

Washington Death Records

1900-1939 Iowa Death Index MyHeritage

1920-1940 Iowa Death Records Ancestry

Death records, 1880-1931 Family History Library

Funeral home records, Washington, Iowa Family History Library

Iowa Deaths and Burials, 1850-1990 (selections) MyHeritage

Iowa, Death Records, 1880-present Iowa Department of Public Health

Iowa, Select Deaths and Burials, 1850-1990 Ancestry

Miller Mortuary records 1881 thru 1894, City of Washington, Washington County, Iowa. WorldCat

Miller mortuary records 1881 thru 1884, city of Washington, Washington County, Iowa Family History Library

Sherman-Eden Funeral Home records, Washington County, Iowa Family History Library

Washington County, Iowa deaths, Eden Funeral Home records, 1895-1990, 1991-1996 Family History Library

Washington Immigration Records

Iowa, Federal Naturalization Records, 1856-1937 Ancestry

Naturalization papers, 1854-1929 Family History Library

US Naturalization Record Index, Northern Illinois, 1840-1950 ( includes Washington County, IA) MyHeritage

Washington County, Iowa index to naturalization records Family History Library

Washington Land Records

Deeds, 1840-1923; index, 1840-1902 Family History Library

Land transfer books, 1866-1921 Family History Library

Original land entries, 1839-1908 Family History Library

Washington Map Records

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Washington, Washington County, Iowa, December 1902 Library of Congress

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Washington, Washington County, Iowa, January 1892 Library of Congress

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Washington, Washington County, Iowa, January 1917 Library of Congress

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Washington, Washington County, Iowa, March 1897 Library of Congress

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Washington, Washington County, Iowa, May 1909 Library of Congress

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Washington, Washington County, Iowa, October 1885 Library of Congress

Washington Marriage Records

1880-1940 Iowa Marriage Records Ancestry

Iowa Marriages 1809-1992 (selections) MyHeritage

Iowa, Marriage Records, 1880-present Iowa Department of Public Health

Iowa, Marriages, 1836-1926 MyHeritage

Iowa, Select Marriages, 1809-1992 Ancestry

Marriage licenses, 1910-1914, 1943-1959, 1967-1969 Family History Library

Marriage records, 1839-1932 Family History Library

Washington Newspapers and Obituaries

Anniversary editions of the Evening Journal 1836-August 1939 Family History Library

Births, marriages, and deaths extracted from Washington County, Iowa, newspapers, 1800s-2000 Family History Library

Daily Globe 1857-1858 Southeast Iowa

Democrat Independent 1931-1931 Southeast Iowa

Evening Journal 1895-1946 Southeast Iowa

Evening Journal Farm Edition (Washington, Iowa) Ancestry

Evening Journal Farm Edition 1948-1949 Newspaper Archive at FindMyPast

Evening Journal Farm Edition 1949-1949 Newspapers.com

Excerpts from Washington (Iowa) Gazette (1890) and Family Records from Miscellaneous Sources Family History Library

Junior Democrat 1924-1927 Southeast Iowa

Washington County Press 01/21/1857 to 09/20/1876 Genealogy Bank

Washington County Press 1867-1918 Southeast Iowa

Washington Daily Hustler 1893-1894 Newspaper Archive at FindMyPast

Washington Democrat 1878-1927 Southeast Iowa

Washington Democrat 1899, 1906-1908, 1911-1912, 1918, 1920, 1922-1923, 1925-1926 Newspaper Archive at FindMyPast

Washington Democrat Independent 1927-1929, 1931-1941 Newspaper Archive at FindMyPast

Washington Democrat Independent 1927-1941 Southeast Iowa

Washington Evening Journal 06/14/2007 to 08/05/2019 Genealogy Bank

Washington Evening Journal 1894-1913, 1918-1921, 1923, 1926, 1928-1929, 1931-1970, 1974, 1976-1977 Newspaper Archive at FindMyPast

Washington Evening Journal 1951-2017 Southeast Iowa

Washington Gazette 1868-1903 Southeast Iowa

Washington Gazette 1869-1878, 1881-1884, 1888, 1892-1896, 1899-1901 Newspaper Archive at FindMyPast

Washington Junior Democrat 1925-1926 Newspaper Archive at FindMyPast

Washington Press 1856-1906 Southeast Iowa

Washington Press 1902 Newspaper Archive at FindMyPast

Washington Weekly Press 1862-1867 Southeast Iowa

Offline Newspapers for Washington

According to the US Newspaper Directory, the following newspapers were printed, so there may be paper or microfilm copies available. For more information on how to locate offline newspapers, see our article on Locating Offline Newspapers.

Evening Journal. (Washington, Iowa) 1894-1948

Washington County Press. (Washington, Iowa) 1867-1889

Washington County Press. (Washington, Iowa) 1906-1918

Washington Democrat-Independent. (Washington, Iowa) 1927-1941

Washington Democrat. (Washington, Iowa) 1860-1866

Washington Democrat. (Washington, Iowa) 1878-1927

Washington Evening Journal. (Washington, Iowa) 1948-Current

Washington Gazette. (Washington, Iowa) 1868-1903

Washington Press. (Washington, Iowa) 1856-1865

Washington Press. (Washington, Iowa) 1889-1906

Washington Probate Records

1758-1997 Iowa Wills and Probate Records Ancestry

Washington School Records

Graduation exercises, Washington County schools Family History Library

Washington County, Iowa school, Washington (Iowa) High School graduates, 1870-1929 : prepared from 1929 Hi-Life annual Family History Library

Washington High School - Hi Life Yearbook (Washington, IA), 1925, 1938, 1939, 1940, 1941, 1943, 1944, 1945, 1946, 1947, 1948, 1949, 1953, 1956, 1957 E Yearbook

Washington High School yearbook, 1938, 1939, 1940, 1941, 1943, 1944, 1945, 1946, 1947, 1948, 1949, 1950, 1951, 1953, 1956, 1957, 1958, 1959, 1961, 1962, 1963, 1964, 1965, 1966, 1967, 1968, 1970, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1974, 1975, 1976, 1977, 1978 (included in US Yearbooks collection) MyHeritage

Washington High School yearbook, 1938, 1939, 1940, 1941, 1943, 1944, 1945, 1946, 1947, 1948, 1949, 1950, 1951, 1953, 1956, 1957, 1958, 1959, 1961, 1962, 1963, 1964, 1965, 1966, 1967, 1968, 1970, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1974, 1975, 1976, 1977, 1978, 1984, 1988 Classmates

Washington Tax Records

Tax lists, 1860-1879 Family History Library

Washington County, Iowa tax records, 1860-1879 Family History Library


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