Due to COVID-19, the Jackson County Courthouse will be operating with adjusted hours until further notice.
Monday - Friday: 8:30 am - 4:00 pm

Official Website for Jackson County, Iowa

Jackson County Iowa - Genealogy Information


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Genealogy


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

Other local genealogy information sources:

The Jackson County Historical Society invites everyone to come and explore the Jackson County Historical Museum. The Historical Society maintains a historical research library for county and area history. The address is 1212 E. Quarry Street, Maquoketa, IA 52060, located on the fairgrounds. The phone number is (563) 652-5020.

Jackson County also has a Genealogical Chapter. The address is P.O. Box 1065, Maquoketa, IA 52060 and the phone number is (563) 652-1803. Volunteers are available to assist with research.