|Census Intro Page||
Story County, Iowa 1860 Census Database
|Story Co. Home Page|
|[Search Exact Match]||[Search Similar Names]||[Browse Census Pages]|
To Search By First Letters of Name:
Enter at least 3 letters of the surname you are trying to find then click on the "Submit Search" button to get exact matching on those letters. The census records may appear twice if the census name and the AKA name start with the same letters that you enter.
To Search For Similar Names:
Enter the complete surname you are trying to find then click on the "Find Similar Names" button. The search will be be conducted on the soundex code of the names. The same census records may be displayed twice if both the census name and the AKA name have the same Soundex code.
To Browse the Census:
Select the township or town in which to start browsing and click on the "Submit Browse Choice" button.