Woodbury County, Iowa Genealogy




Woodbury County Court House, Sioux City , Iowa


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Formerly called  WAHKAW County  in 1851, then changed to Woodbury in 1853. Named after Levi Woodbury (1789-1851). A short biography and a picture of Levi Woodbury is linked just below.

Levi Woodbury Biography


Woodbury County Genealogical Society


Woodbury County Genealogy Society April Meeting
Saturday April 8th, 2017
First Presbyterian Church
6th & Nebraska
Sioux City, Iowa
10:00 Class: How to use Gedcom
11:00 break
11:15 Business meeting
11:30 Program Ray Turner, Using a Metal Detector
Public Welcome

What's new page

(also any updates or changes.)



World GenWeb


Individual Information





View Surnames


View Queries


Woodbury County Marriages


Woodbury County SSDI (Social Security Death Index)


Woodbury County death index 1930-1935 Page 1


Woodbury County Births 1904-1906 (with mothers maiden name) New 4/21/17


History of Woodbury Co. IA


Woodbury County History from 1876


Submit Records


Woodbury County Place Names


1880 Census


1930 Census


1940 Census


The Blue Book of Iowa Women


List of Service persons buried in Calvary Cemetery New 9/2016


Peter Van Norman VFW Post 419 , Moville, Iowa New 9/2016


 Lee Post VFW # 221 New 9/2016


Bayer VFW Post 411, Sloan, Iowa New 9/2016


Bud Hazen VFW Post 207 New 9/2016


Sidney Fuller Post # 458, Oto, Iowa New 9/2016


List of men that served in the US civil war buried in Woodbury County


Military Links.

Korean War

Local History  and Links

Sioux City Cavalry


List of Men who served in either, The War of 1812, Mexican War, or the War of the Rebellion.

Black History

Afrigeneas www.afrigeneas.com

Afro-American Historical and Genealogical Society http://www.aahgs.org

Afro-Louisiana History and Genealogy 1719 - 1820 www.ibiblio.org/laslave

Digital Library on American Slavery http://library.uncg.edu/slavery/

The Freedmen's Bureau Online http://freedmensbureau.com/

Low Country Africana www.lowcountryafricana.com

Local Resources

List of Newspapers


List of Volunteers


List of Townships in Woodbury County


List of Cities in Woodbury County


List of churches in Woodbury County

Woodbury County Resource Aids

Resource List and Addresses  

Family Reunions

Family Publications

Woodbury County, Iowa Neighbors


School Days Memories


Central High School Yearbook



World GenWeb

Miscellaneous Items

Adoption Queries



Misc. and Queries Information.

Queries on Places

Submit a Woodbury County Query

Woodbury County Iowa Poor House / Farm New, not much there yet, hoping to get info from others like you!


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Iowa Gravestone Photo Project
WPA Iowa Graves Survey
Orphan Train Riders
Iowa History Project
Iowa in the Great War


Woodbury County Coordinator

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