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Eastwood family

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Re: Eastwood family

Posted: 1410144059000
Classification: Query
Surnames: Eastwood

1880 Oxford Mills, Jones, IA
John Eastwood, b. WI, 29, day work
Charlotte, wife, b. Il, 22
Frank, b. IA, 7
Harvey F., b. IA, 2/12ths
Esther Mary leslie, b. IA, 7, adopted dau

1885 Rome, Jones, IA
John Eastwood, b. WI, 37, laborer
Charlotte, b. IL, 27
Harry F., b. IA, 5

1895 Fairview, Jones, IA
Sharlota Eastwood, b. IL, 40

1900 Wayne, Jones, IA, Jones Co. Poor Farm
Lottie Eastwood, b. IA, 42, widow, inmate, 3/2 children

Iowa doesn't have a death index nor do they publish death dates. Some counties recorded deaths as early as 1880 but it wasn't mandated until 1920.

You can do a Google search for Jones County Iowa Cemeteries and look for them in the inventoried cemeteries.

The Monticello newspapers are free and online, issues 1865 through 2013.

Other Jones County newspapers are at from 1856 thru 2011.

You have to go in person to view death records at the Recorder's office (another one of Iowa's "wonky" rules,

There is a list of Jones County researchers at

The Iowa Genealogical Society will do research for you for a fee, Successful Searching!
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