This database contains delayed birth records (applications for birth certificates) and affidavits of birth from throughout the state of Iowa, covering the years 1856-1940. Information available in this database includes:
- Child’s name
- Birth date
- Child's gender
- Parents’ names
Additional information, such as the child’s race, parents’ birthplaces and father’s occupation, may also be listed and can be found by viewing the image of the birth record.