The "Wahkaw" is the quarterly publication of the Woodbury County (Iowa) Genealogical Society. If you are interested in a copy with the topics below, please send the date below along with $2.50 (US$) for a single issue, add $1.25 (US$) for postage and handling to: Woodbury County Genealogical Society, P.O. Box 624 Sioux City, IA 51102-0624.
There is also available:
THE WAHKAW Surname Index, 1981-1989 in a single bound volume, 272 pages for $20.00 (US$), add $3.50 (US$) for postage and handling.
THE WAHKAW Surname Index, 1990-1999 in a single bound volume, 150 pages for $17.00 (US$), add $2.50 (US$) for postage and handling.

The Wahkaw

Summer 2003

Vol  XXII  #2



PAGE              SUBJECT


2                      Table of Contents


3                      A Letter from your WCGS-President, Loren Dake


4                      Obituary of long time member, Myrtle Twedt


4-5                   Obituaries from the L. A. Times,

                                    sent by Mrs. Eleanor Evans Borkenhagen

                                                623 - 13th St

                                                Huntington Beach, CA 92648-4039


6-7                   Woodbury Genealogy Society at Southern Hills Mall in March 2003


8-9-10-11        New Genealogy Books at the Sioux City Public Library


12-19               Civil War Veteran, David T. Hoblit, submitted by members,

                                    Gary & Yvonne Hoblit of South Sioux City, NE


20-21               Civil War Veteran, Edward P. Griffin, submitted by member,

                                    Don Sappingfield of Sioux City, IA


22-28               Reflections on Sioux City’s Civil War Veteran and recipient of the MEDAL OF HONOR, ELLIOT W. RICE, buried in Floyd Cemetery.

                         Early Rice Relatives in Sioux City


29-33               Civil War Resource Material of various kinds.

Civil War Draft Records              Andersonville Prisoners Info.

Looking for Civil War Ancestor?   What Else can I check?

Confederate States Service Info.    Wisconsin Computer Info.

 Illinois Veterans Info.          Locating your Civil War Cemetery

 Civil War Designations        The Story Behind “Taps”                            Civil War Trivia                               Civil War Publications

34                    Cemetery Sales Page

 35                    Sales Page - Officers of the Woodbury Co. Genealogical Society

If you know of any corrections or missing information please contact me.

Woodbury County Coordinator

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