Genealogy research is not performed by the Howard County Recorder’s office. However, this office has land and vital records that are open to the public.


  Howard County, Iowa - Recorder Information
  Genealogy

Genealogy research is not performed by the Howard County Recorder’s office. However, this office has land and vital records that are open to the public.


Click on the links below for more specific information about the other Recorders services.

Recorders Home Page

Military Service Records Information

Real Estate Information
»Land Records and Iowa Land Record Website
»Recording Information and Fees
»Document Formatting Standards
»Iowa Real Estate Transfer Tax Calculator

License Registration Information
»Fishing and Hunting
»Boat
»ATV, ORV and Snowmobiles

Vital Records Information
»Marriage Application
»Birth, Death and Marriage

Address:
Howard County Courthouse
137 North Elm Street
Cresco IA 52136

Office Hours:
Monday - Friday
8:00am -  4:30pm

Phone Number:
563.547.9210

FAX Number:
563.547.9252

County Recorder:
Cherri L. Caffrey


Employees in Recorder's Office:
Deputy Recorder:
Roxann Vokaty

PT Clerk:
Lori Balik

Recorder Forms:
Downloadable forms
used in the Recorder's office




By clicking on the links below you will be leaving the Howard County website and opening a new website.



Recorder Links:
Iowa State Association of Counties (ISAC)

Iowa Land Records

Other Related Links:
Iowa DNR

Iowa Secretary of State

State of Iowa Government

Iowa Legislature
General Assembly


Iowa Department of
Public Health


Genealogy Websites:
Iowa GenWeb

Roots Web

US GenWeb

Iowa Gravestone
Photo Project

 
             

Statue outside Cresco Public Library

Roundhouse Bridge - Elma, IA

Lidtke Mill - Lime Springs, IA

Depot Museum - Elma, IA