Search billions of records on Ancestry.com

Welcome to Palo Alto County, Iowa

eltic ousins

~~~~~~~~~
A Little Bit of Ireland

~~~~~~~~~

The Irish in Iowa

~~~~~~~~~

  Joint/Joynt Family Chronicles

~~~~~~~~~
Palo Alto Co, Iowa USGENWEB Project

~~~~~~~~~

Scott Co, Iowa USGenWeb Project

~~~~~~~~~

Other FAmily surnames


 ~~~~~~~~~

 

My name is Cathy Joynt Labath and I am responsible for Palo Alto County, Iowa. My father was born in Emmetsburg, Palo Alto County, Iowa. His father was born there also and his grandparents settled there after immigrating from Beagh Parish, County Galway, Ireland. His great grandfather never made it as far as Emmetsburg. He died somewhere around the Dyersville, Iowa area. Although I was not born and raised in Emmetsburg, I spent plenty of summers on my grandparents' farm (now a century farm or a farm that has been in the family for over 100 years) playing and enjoying the small town way of life where it seemed anyone of Irish descent was a cousin of mine.


What's New?

Search -

 

History Files

Schools-Graduates

Census

Lookups

Military

Pictures

Directories

Surname Registry

Engagements, Marriages, Wedding Celebrations

Cemeteries

Tombstone Photos

Obits

Descendant/Ancestor Charts

Newspaper Clippings

Reminiscing

Maps

  Links to Other Palo Alto Information

Palo Alto Mail List

Surrounding Counties

If you would like to contribute your information to this page, please let me know. If you would like to host a county in Iowa visit Join our Team. on the Iowa genweb page