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1856 Iowa State Census.

1860 Federal Census

1870 Federal Census

1880 Federal Census

1885 Iowa State Census

1900 Federal Census

1905 Iowa State Census.

1910 Federal Census

1920 Federal Census

1925 Iowa State Census.

1930 Federal Census



Birth, Marriage, Death Records


Birth Record of Milford James Seeman

Birth Record of Robert Earl Seeman


Marriage Record of Oscar Adams & Mary Seeman

Marriage Announcement of Carl Seeman & Martha Apel.

Marriage Record of Henry J. Seeman & Eva A. Adams

Marriage Record of Henry Seeman and Maude Kennedy

Marriage License of Earl Seeman and Mary Joyce.

Marriage Record of Earl Seeman and Mary Joyce.

Marriage Record for William Seemann and Elizabeth Weis


Certificate of Death - Mary Yost

Certificate of Death - Lloyd Grant Seeman

Certificate of Death - Carl August Seemann

Certificate of Death - Myrtle Seeman

Certificate of Death - Leona Seeman

Certificate of Death - Eva A. Seeman

Certificate of Death - Earl W. Seeman

Certificate of Death - John J. Seeman

Certificate of Death - Hans Seemann

Death Record - Maria Petersen Seemann



Probate File of Peter Seemann

Probate File of John Q. Adams



Obituaries, etc.


Obituary Index - L. E. Phillips Memorial Library.

Obituary of Henry Manning

Obituary of Clifton "Pete" Seeman

Obituary of Hans Seeman

Obituary of Maria Petersen Seemann

Obituary of Marx Seeman

Obituary of Frederick Asmus Seeman

Obituary of Lloyd Seeman, Sr.

Obituary of Dr. Carl Seemann

Obituary of Martha Apel Seemann

Death Notice & Obituary of Mrs. W. O. Seemann

Obituary of Rika Fargelo Seeman

Obituary of Henry Seeman

Obituary of Oscar C. Adams

Obituary of William Manning

Obituary of Nellie Kapfer Manning

Obituary of Dora Erickson Seeman

Obituary of Marion Seeman Weideman

Obituary of Henry J. Seeman.

Obituary of Mary Yost

Obituary of Earl W. Seeman

Obituary of Milford Seeman

Obituary of Marcella M. Seemann

Obituary of Gladys Seeman Rodman

Funeral Leaflet for Dora M. Seeman.

Funeral Card of Rev. Lester Seemann.

Funeral Leaflet for Newell Seeman.

Funeral Leaflet for Milford Seeman.





Military Headstone of Lloyd G. Seeman

Headstone of Wm. Blossfeld and Mary Seemann Blossfeld.

Headstone of Carl A. Seemann

Headstone of Myrtle E. Seeman

Headstone of Leona Seeman

Headstone of Eva A. Seeman

Headstone of Henry J. Seeman

Headstone of Marx C. Seemann

Headstone of Detlef and Elizabeth Seemann

Headstone of Catharina Seemann.

Headstone of John H. Seemann

Headstone of Maria Seemann

Headstone of Magdalena and Cathrina Seemann

Headstone of Henry Seemann.

Headstone of Peter Seeman

Headstone of Henry Manning

Headstone of Lotta Blossfeld.

Headstone of Peter and Anna Seeman

Headstone of William and Nellie Manning.

Headstone of Fred and Hazel Manning.

Headstone of Lloyd and Dora Seeman

Headstone of Newell E. Seeman

Headstone of Frederick Seemann

Heastone of Marcella Seemann



Maps and Directories



1865 Plat Map, Iowa, Clinton co., Elk River twp.

1874 Plat Map, Iowa, Clinton co., Elk River twp.

1910 Plat Map, South Dakota, Union co., Sioux Valley twp..


1896-97 Dubuque City Directory

1898-1899 Dubuque City Directory.

1899-1900 Dubuque (Iowa) City Directory.

1901 Dubuque City Directory.

1902-03 Dubuque City Directory.

1903 Dubuque City Directory


1896-7 Freeport City Directory.

1898-9 Freeport City Directory

1903-4 Freeport City Directory


1908 Oshkosh, Wisconsin City Directory

1910 Winnebago County, Wisconsin Directory


1899 -1900 Eau Claire (Wisconsin) City Directory

1901 -1902 Eau Claire (Wisconsin) City Directory

1903 Eau Claire (Wisconsin) City Directory

1904 Eau Claire (Wisconsin) City Directory

1908 Eau Claire (Wisconsin) City Directory

1912 Eau Claire (Wisconsin) City Directory.

1914 Eau Claire (Wisconsin) City Directory.

1916 Eau Claire (Wisconsin) City Directory.

1918 Eau Claire (Wisconsin) City Directory.

1920 Eau Claire (Wisconsin) City Directory.

1923 Eau Claire (Wisconsin) City Drectory.

1926 Eau Claire (Wisconsin) City Directory.

1929 Eau Claire (Wisconsin) City Directory.

1931 Eau Claire (Wisconsin) City Directory.

1933 Eau Claire (Wisconsin) City Directory.

1935 Eau Claire (Wisconsin) City Directory.

1937 Eau Claire (Wisconsin) City Directory.

1939 Eau Claire (Wisconsin) City Directory.

1941 Eau Claire (Wisconsin) City Directory.

1943 Eau Claire (Wisconsin) City Directory.


1914 Sioux City (Iowa) City Directory


1901-1902 Iowa State Gazetteer & Business Directory Volume XI

1903-1904 Polk's Iowa State Gazetteer & Business Directory, Volume XII

1910-1911 Iowa State Gazetteer & Business Directory

1914-1915 Iowa State Gazetteer, Volumber XVII

1916-1917 Iowa State Gazetteer & Business Directory

1918-1919 Iowa State Gazetteer

1922-1923 Iowa State Gazetteer & Business Directory




Miscellaneous Sources


International Genealogical Index (R)

Memoirs of John Seemann (John Seemann)

The American Descendants of Gottfried and Maria Schultz of Schleswig-Holstein Germany Thomas B. Schultz,

Germans to America: List of Passengers Arriving at U. S. Ports, Vol. 8 (Ira A. Glazier & P. William Filby)

Our Life: A little gleam of time between the eternities (Published in cooperation with the Akron Register-Tribune and Le Mars Daily Sentinel Job Printing)

History Winnebago County Wisconsin its Cities, Towns, Resources, People (C.F. Cooper and Company, Chicago, IL, 1908)

The History of Eau Claire County, Wisconsin, Past and Present, Including an account of the Cities, Towns and Villages of the County (C.F.COOPER & CO. CHIGAGO)

"Owen's Gazetteer & Directory of Jackson County, Iowa" (Davenport, Iowa: Owen Publishing Co.).

Portrait and Biographical Album of Jackson County, Iowa (Chicago, Chapman Brothers),

"Law-Jones & Related Funeral/Burial Records, April 1866 - Aug 1992". Seeman, Catharine (Mrs. Henry)

Portrait & Biographical Album of Stephenson County, ILL. (Chicago: Chapman Brothers. 1888),

History of Stephenson County (County of Stephenson, Illinois, Freeport, Illinois, 1970),

Walter Van Brocklin, The Van Brocklin Genealogy

Henry Seeman - Barn Fire (Spragueville) (Jackson Sentinel, Maquoketa, Iowa)

Bureau of Land Management - General Land Office Records, Record Type: Land Records, Url:

Gene Pool Individual Records via

Cemetery Records of Jackson co., Iowa (

Clinton County, Iowa Land Records index

LAND TRANSFERS (Jackson Sentinel, Maquoketa, Iowa).

DISTRICT COURT NEWS (Jackson Sentinel, Maquoketa, Iowa).

Iowa Marriages, 1851-1900 (

California Death Records, Record Type: Death Records, Url:

Camanche Historical Society Library. Camanche Historical Society, card file

Hymnal of Maria Petersen Seemann

Trustee's Sale, John H. Seemann (Akron Weekly Pioneer Press, Akron, Washington co., Colorado).

"Red Ink Papers" - Miscellaneous Fred Seemann family records.

Clinton Age (Clinton county, Iowa). "Marriages, Births and Deaths" from the Clinton Age, Sep. 9, 1881.

South Dakota Births, 1856-1903 (

Social Security Death Index

Rockham Community: 1886-1986 (Redfield Press, Redfield, South Dakota),

American Medical Association, American Medical Directory, 1909 (American Medical Association, 1909)

Happily Wed: Miss Eva Adams and Henry J. Seeman Married at Florence (Freeport Weekly Democrat, Friday, Oct. 19, 1888. Page 3.).

Colorado State Archives.

The Students Register 1899-1900. A College Directory of the State of Missouri, Vol. 1 (Students Register Compan

The Collegiate Register of Missouri, 1900-1901 (The Collegiate Publishing Company, St. Louis, Missouri, app 1900), y, St. Louis and Columbia, Missouri, 1899),

Education transcripts of Henry J. Seeman, Sewanee University of the South, Jan. 1901, MD degree.

Directory of Deceased American Physicians, 1804-1929

Zell, South Dakota Catholic Church - 25th Anniversary booklet (1908).

Rockham, Faulk Co., SD - 1909 Business Directory, South Dakota GenWeb Archives (

History of Faulk County, South Dakota, Capt. C. H. Ellis (1909).

Florence News-Relocation of Eva Adams (Freeport Republican, Freeport, Illinois).

Adams Genealogy from Oscar Adams.

Stephenson County Cemeteries, Vol. 3.

Guardianship Papers of the children of Henry and Eva Seeman

Logan Cemetery Burial Records (Sioux City, Iowa).

Jackson Co. (Iowa) Death Register (Jackson County Courthouse, Sabula, Iowa).

Our Heritage: Tulare Community History 1883-1983 (1983).

Returns to Civilian Life" (Eau Claire (Wisconsin) Leader).

Wisconsin Vital Records (

St. Norbert Teacher Found Dead in Room (Appleton (Wisconsin) Post-Crescent).

Henry Seeman's Barn Fire (Jackson Sentinel, Maquoketa, Iowa).

Cemetery Records of Jackson co., Iowa.

Jackson County Cemetery Records (WPA) to 1940.

Portrait and Biographical Album of Jackson County, Iowa (Chicago: Chapman Bros.).

From Florence, to the Editor of the Freeport Republican (Freeport Republican, Freeport, IL).

WWI Civilian Draft Registrations (

Tombstone Records of O'Brien co., Iowa - WPA".

Clinton County Cemeteries

South Dakota Birth Records online

Minnesota Death Index. Minnesota Death Index, 1908-2002

History of Faulk County, South Dakota 1910-1982 (Moritz Publishing Company, Faulkton and Clark, South Dakota, 1982

Rockham News - Lloyd Seeman (Redfield (South Dakota) Press).

U. S. Veterans Gravesites, ca. 1775 - 2006 (, South Dakota Marriages, 1905 - 1949

M. Fallon, Fallon Memory Book.

R. E. Seeman Dies Friday; Mass Monday.

Freeport Public Library Genealogy Room, Stephenson County, Illinois Birth Records Index.

1929 Eau Claire (Wisconsin) High School "Kodak" (Eau Claire, Eau Claire co., Wisconsin).

Eau Claire County Brides/Grooms Index, Vol. 27-44, 1929 - 1946 (Compiled by Genealogical Research Society of Eau Claire).

Marriage Announcement of Francis McGough & Mary Seemann (Eau Claire (Wisconsin) Leader).

O'Brien County Historical Society, History of O'Brien County.



And most importantly, Cousins


Mike Seeman

Vay Rodman

John Barrett

Jan Rupert

Cindi Bonney Meyer

Janice (Seeman) Baker

Judy (Manning) Cabrera