IAGenWeb Project - Clayton co.


Clayton County
Church Records & Photos

To contribute any type of Clayton co. Church record or a photo, please contact the site coordinator

This page was updated 08/09/2014

Look for the New! or Updated! items to find the most recent additions to this page.


'Authorizations' to Perform Marriages in Clayton county

Very early documents 1840's & 1850's

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Historical Sketches of Iowa Baptists, 1886
Selected chapters - Baptist Church History in Northeastern Iowa

Growth, Boundries, Associations, Baptisms, Home Mission Society - Chapter V New! Aug 2014
The Dubuque Association -
Chapter XXIII
The Dubuque Association -
Chapter XXIV
The Turkey River Association -
Chapter XXXV

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Turkey River Settlements

History of the Turkey River Parishes - the Norwegian Lutheran Congregations

More info. on the individual churches:
East Clermont Lutheran
Marion Lutheran (Gunder)
Norway Lutheran (St. Olaf)
Highland Lutheran

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Certificates of Baptism

Researcher-contributed certificates of baptism

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Certificates of Confirmation

Researcher-contributed certificates of confirmation

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Apostolic Christian Dunkard Church, Marion twp.

Brief History

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Congegational Home Missionary Society

Extracted Clayton co. data 1843-1911 from the The Pilgrims of Iowa

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Christian Science Church, McGregor

A brief history

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Directories

Clayton co. churches from the 1865 Iowa State Gazetteer
1865 Church Directory

Current Clayton co. houses of worship
Present Day Churches Updated! January 2014

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East Clermont Lutheran Church

History of the Church & Photos

History of the Turkey River Parishes - the Norwegian Lutheran Congregations

1966 church cookbook, arranged by the contributors surname:
A-G * H-N * O-Y

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Emerson Church, Section 23, Mallory twp.

Photo & a bit of info.

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Fairview Church of United Brethren in Christ, Section 20, Mallory twp.

1854 - 1955

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Friedens Evangelical Lutheran Church, Elkader - Peace United Church of Christ

Photos & history 1905-1936
Construction photos 1922/23

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German Lutheran church, Farmersburg - St. John's Lutheran Church

News article & photos

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German Lutheran Church, Monona - St. Paul Evangelical Lutheran Church

Photos & brief church history

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German Lutheran Churches, Strawberry Point - St. Sebald & Emanuel Lutheran

Photos & history

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German Presbyterian Church, McGregor

Church history 1862-1914

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Highland Lutheran Church, Highland twp.

Church history 1900 - 1972
History of the Turkey River Parishes - the Norwegian Lutheran Congregations

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Hopewell Church

A History of Cumberland Presbyterian Church in Clayton co. 1856-1870

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Immanuel Lutheran Church, Elkport

Vintage photos & notes

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Jewish Community, McGregor

History

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Methodist Episcopal Church, County Corners

Photo & news articles

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Methodist Episcopal Church, North McGregor (Marquette)

A brief history

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Methodist Episcopal Church, Farmersburg

Photo

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Methodist Episcopal Church, Guttenberg

Photo & history 1890-1936

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Methodist Episcopal Church, Strawberry Point

History & photos 1854-1966

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Old Stone Church, Watson

Photo, maps & history

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Pioneer Rock Church, Ceres

Photos & history 1858-1936

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Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Cox Creek

History, photos & notes

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Salem's Evangelical Church, Watson 'Prairie Church'

Brief history

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St. John's Evangelical & Reformed Church, Garber

A brief history

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St. John's Lutheran Church, Farmersburg - see above: German Lutheran church, Farmersburg
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St. John's Lutheran Church, Luana

History & Photos

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St. John's Lutheran Church, Guttenberg

Early burial records
Death register 1859, 1860 & 1861
Early birth/baptism records
1855 Confirmation class
Marriage records 1854-1863
pg 80-82 * pg 84-86 * pg 86-87 * pg 88-89 * pg 90 * pg 91

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St. Mary's Church, Guttenberg

Photos & some history

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St. Mary's Church, McGregor

Misc. records

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St. Michael's Catholic Church, Elkport

Photos & notes

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St. Michael's Church, Garber

Photos ca-early 1920's

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St. Patrick's Catholic Church, Monona

Photo ca 1909

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St. Paul Evangelical Lutheran Church - see above: German Lutheran Church, Monona
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St. Wenceslaus Catholic Church, Giard twp.

1880 -1946, history & photos

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Wood Center Methodist Church, Elk twp. - Ebenezer church

Photos & history

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Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church, Clayton Centre

Photos & history 1855-1955

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Additional information on Clayton co. churches can
be found in the
1882 township & town histories


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