Online Newspapers
Muscatine and surrounding communities


These newspapers have all been useful in locating obituaries and other information regarding Iowa relatives
of a more recent date.  If you know of any we have missed on this listing, please email the info and we'll be glad to add it.


Muscatine Journal
Muscatine, Muscatine,  Iowa
obituaries online daily, but by clicking the "Wittich-Riley-Freer Funeral Home" ad at the top
of the obituary page, you can see archived obituaries from the Journal dating from 2000-present
which are searchable by surname

West Liberty Index
West Liberty, Muscatine,  Iowa
Obituaries daily-use the advanced search template to locate obituaries from 1998-present

Iowa City Press-Citizen
Iowa City, Johnson Co IA
obituaries for one week online but well hidden-click the NEWS tab and then select obituaries
As many Muscatine area residents use the large hospitals in Iowa City, there are many Muscatine obituaries
posted in Iowa City.

Quad City Times
Davenport IA
online obits from June 1998-present, searchable by surname from the obituary page
(contains lots of Muscatine County obits)

Rock Island Argus/Moline Dispatch
(owned by same company)
Quad Cities area
obituaries online for period of 2 weeks-access to the archives requires payment

Burlington Hawkeye
800 S. Main St.
Burlington Iowa 52601
319-754-8461 Front Desk
319-754-6824 FAX
1-800-397-1708 Toll Free
online version requires registration (free) Obituaries (archived from 1995-present)
(contains some Muscatine Co. obits)

Washington Evening Journal
Washington Iowa
Obituaries daily-use the advanced search template to locate obituaries from 1998-present
Many Muscatine related obituaries

There are several other newspapers in the area but these are the only ones we were able to locate which offered online services.

Information regarding online newspapers in other parts of Iowa can be found at Newsdirectory.com


Muscatine Co IA Genealogy Table of Contents

2002 Rootbound Genealogy
Last updated 02 Feb 2002