|Wisconsin State Vital Records
Wisconsin State Vital Records Office
Wisconsin Division of Health
1 West Wilson
P.O. Box 309
Madison, WI 53701
Records include birth and death records since 1857, marriage records since 1836, and divorce records since 1907.
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Wisconsin, Iowa, and Minnesota, 1832-58
Wisconsin, Iowa, and Minnesota, 1832-58
State Historical Society of Wisconsin Archives to Close During January
Michael John Neill Workshop, Walworth County, Wisconsin
Wisconsin, Iowa and Minnesota Territories, 1832-58
Illinois-Wisconsin Boundary, 1787 and 1818
Wisconsin Land Records
Wisconsin Census, 1820-90
Henry Schoolcraft, Travels in Minnesota and Wisconsin, 1821
British Influence on Wisconsin, 1763-1814
Wisconsin Historical Society, Vol. 30
Clara Lenroot, Long, Long Ago in Wisconsin
Wisconsin's Norwegian-American Community, 1915
Fort Winnebago, Wisconsin, 1835
Chippewa Valley, Wisconsin, 1860
Wisconsin Notable Men
Wisconsin Men of Progress
Wisconsin Handbook, 1856
Wisconsin Railroad Survey, 1857
Isaac Stephenson, Public Life in Wisconsin
Wesson Miller, Wisconsin Methodist Minister
Wisconsin Political Commentary, 1870-1900
William Henry, Northern Wisconsin, 1890
Chrysostom Verwyst, Wisconsin Pioneer Missionary
John Parkinson, Early Wisconsin, 1835-1860
Milwaukee, Wisconsin Directory, 1889-90
Wisconsin Births, 1820-1907
Appleton, Wisconsin Directories, 1884-98
Ashland, Wisconsin Directories, 1888-93
Wisconsin Deaths, 1820-1907
Wisconsin Marriages, pre-1907
Eau Claire, Wisconsin Directories, 1889-93
Collections of the State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Volume 11
Collections of the State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Volume 12
Midwest Pioneers: Collections of the State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Volume 14
Midwst Pioneers: Collections of the State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Volume 15
Midwest Pioneers: Collections of the State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Volume 16
Janesville, Rock County, Wisconsin Directory, 1931
Midwest Pioneers: Collections of the State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Vol. 17
Midwest Pioneers: Collections of the State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Vol. 18
Midwest Pioneers: Collections of the State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Vol. 19
Midwest Pioneers: Collections of the State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Vol. 20
Racine, Wisconsin Directories, 1890, 1892
Waukesha, Wisconsin Directories, 1890-92
Midwest Pioneers: Collections of the State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Volume 25
Wisconsin Marriages, 1835-1900
Marinette County, Wisconsin Census, 1900 (Excluding Grover Precinct)
Green Bay, Wisconsin Directory, 1872-73
University Of Wisconsin, Directory 1888-89
Winnebago County, Oshkosh Wisconsin, Census, 1870
Family History Centers
- What is a Family History Center?
- Family History Centers are branches of the Family History Library in Salt Lake City.
- Centers provide access to many of the microfilms and microfiche in the Family History Library to help you identify your ancestors.
- Location and Hours
- There are more than 3,400 centers worldwide. To find a Family History Center near you, see the list of addresses below.
- Before you visit, you should contact the center to verify when it is open.
- Staff members will show you around the center, answer some research questions (research expertise in each center varies), help you use center resources, and order microfilms and microfiche from the Family History Library.
- Many centers offer classes on different genealogical research topics.
- Most centers have a computer with FamilySearch, which helps you search for information about your ancestors. FamilySearch includes Family History Library Catalog, International Genealogical Index, Ancestral File, Social Security Death Index, Scottish Church Records and the United States Military Index
- Most also have Personal Ancestral File, a computer program that allows you to organize your family history information.
- Most centers also have a variety of resource files, microfilms, microfiche and published material such as genealogies, histories, gazetteers, atlases and maps at your disposal.
Family History Centers Near You
Information about state archives and libraries:
State Historical Society Of Wisconsin
816 State Street
Madison, WI 53706
Telephone: (608) 264-6536, (608) 264-6530, (608) 264-6535
Records include census records from 1790-1920, vital statistics, newspapers, published family histories, printed records, wills, baptisms, passenger lists to 1890, Canadian census records, French-Canadian marriage records, unpublished church and cemetery records, war records, visual and sound archives, maps, and naturalizations. Estate records are located at the University of Wisconsin libraries.
Information about state genealogical societies:
Wisconsin Genealogical Council, Inc.
6083 County Trunks
Wisconsin Rapids, WI 54495-9212
Telephone: (715) 435-3683
Publication: Quarterly Wisconsin Genealogical Council Newsletter
Wisconsin State Genealogical Society (WSGS)
PO Box 5106
Madison, WI 53705-5106
Telephone: (608) 325-2609
Publication: Wisconsin State Genealogical Society Newsletter
See also: Wisconsin Genealogy at Live Roots,
and Original Wisconsin Documents