Our mission is: To assist you in your genealogical search and to help Preserve the History and Heritage of our county. We encourage you to browse our site and visit it often as we are continually adding new items to help you in your quest for family information. PLEASE feel free to contact us if you need additional help.For those who may wish to visit Council Bluffs, our Genealogical Society owns and operates The Frontier Heritage Library, located at 622 Fourth Street.
Summer hours (June through September): Tuesday 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. and Saturday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Due to a shortage of volunteers, we can no longer open on Thursdays. Please consider volunteering just three hours per week helping other members and the public research their family history in the geneology library.
Winter hours (Oct through May): Tuesdays from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m., and Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
If this does not accommodate your schedule, we will make special arrangements to open if you contact us. Please call (712) 325-9368or email for an after-hours appointment. Thank you for visiting us!
NEW - The Pottawattamie County Genealogical Society's Obituary Index is now online. Click Here.
|The Price of our Heritage Index (168th Infantry)|
|Grave Marker Photos||Mormon Heritage|
|Land Records||Mystery Photo Gallery|
||Name Index to 1885 Illustrated Atlas of Pottawattamie County|
|Marriage Records Index||Name Index to 1902 Historic Atlas of Pottawattamie County||Wills|
The 1856 Census is
available for look ups but is not for sale.