Use the Genealogy Collection

The library has an extensive collection of genealogical materials including local family histories, cemetery records and other items of interest.

Many Family Histories are included in our Genealogy collection


Our Library offers the following items in our Family Research

*Pocahontas County Cemetery Records

*Church & Family Histories


*County History

*Microfilm Newspapers

*Picture History of the City of Pocahontas

*Census Records

*Pioneer History Certificate

You are welcome to stop in and browse in our Family Research Section.  If you need some help please with research- The Library has a Genealogy group who will do research for a small fee.  If you want more information you can email your requests to the library at or call us at 712-335-4471 for more information.

This resource is supported by the Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act as administered by State Library of Iowa.