Jefferson County Iowa



An American Journey

Their Jefferson County Chronicle

1841    William Rook moves his family from Fulton County, Illinois to Jefferson County, Iowa Territory
1842    William Rook moves his family from Jefferson County, Iowa Territory, to Holt County, Missouri 
1846   Iowa attains statehood

Previous Stops Along the Way

The Rook Family

Related Jefferson County Families

Jefferson County Genealogy

Jefferson County Geography

Jefferson County History

  • Named for Thomas Jefferson, third President of the United States

Jefferson County Today

This page under construction. Please send any comments to Earl Rook, rookswan-at-comcast-dot-net
©Original materials copyright 1997-2002 
by Earl J.S. Rook 
Last updated on 14 January, 2002

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