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  • Anna C. Zenk (1885 - 1981)
    Anna Zenk in the 1940 Census First Name: Anna Last Name: Zenk Age at Time of Census: 54 Gender: Female Race: White Ethnicity: American Est. Birth Year: 1886 Birth Location: Iowa Map Enumeration Distric...
  • Grant Wood (1891 - 1942)
    Grant DeVolson Wood (February 13, 1891 – February 12, 1942) was an American painter born four miles (6 km) east of Anamosa, Iowa. He is best known for his paintings depicting the rural American Midwest...
  • Ethel Elizabeth Hildreth (1900 - 1972)
  • Pvt. (USA), James Andrew Merritt (1837 - 1921)
    James A. Merritt served in the Union Army during the American Civil War as a Private in Company D, 11th Regiment, Indiana Cavalry. He enlisted on October 29, 1863 at Terre Haute, Indiana and was discha...
  • Hattie J. Leigh (1868 - 1941)
    Reference: MyHeritage Family Trees - SmartCopy : Aug 1 2019, 0:54:16 UTC * Residence : Scotch Grove, Jones, Iowa - 1870* Residence : Hutchinson, Reno, Kansas, United States - 1880

Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Jones County, Iowa.

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The county was founded in 1837 and named after George Wallace Jones, a United States Senator and member of Congress.

Adjacent Counties


  • Anamosa (County Seat)
  • Cascade
  • Martelle
  • Monticello
  • Morley
  • Olin
  • Onslow
  • Oxford Junction
  • Wyoming

Other Townships & Communities: Canton (part), Cass, Castle Grove, Center Junction, Clay, Fairview, Greenfield, Hale, Jackson, Langworthy, Lovell, Madison, Oxford, Oxford Mills, Richland, Rome, Scotch Grove, Stone City, Washington and Wayne



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