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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States ]] > [[Wisconsin|Wisconsin]] > Buffalo County''
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{{Wisconsin-stub}}[[United States|United States&nbsp;]] &gt; [[Wisconsin|Wisconsin]]&nbsp;&gt; Buffalo County<br>
  
== County Courthouse ==
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== County Courthouse<br> ==
  
== History ==
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[http://www.buffalocounty.com/ Buffalo County Courthouse]<br>407 S 2nd Street<br>Alma Wi 54610<br>Phone: 608-685-6206<br><br>
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Register of Deeds has birth, marriage, death, burail and <br>land records.&nbsp; Clerk Circuit court has divorce and court <br>records; Register Probate has probate records<ref name="HB">''The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America'', 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002)Buffalo County, Wisconsin, p.755</ref>
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[[Image:WI Buffalo.png|thumb|right|475px]]
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== Historical Facts ==
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1853--'''Buffalo&nbsp;County was&nbsp;created from Jackson County. '''County seat:''' Alma <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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1853--Buffalo&nbsp;County was&nbsp;created 6 July 1853&nbsp;from [[Jackson County, Wisconsin|Jackson ]]County. County seat: Alma <ref name="Handybook">The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
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==== Populated Places  ====
 
==== Populated Places  ====
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===== Cities  =====
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*Alma
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*Buffalo City
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*Fountain City
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*Mondovi
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===== Villages  =====
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*Cochrane
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*Nelson
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===== Towns  =====
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*Alma
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*Belvidere
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*Buffalo
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*Canton
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*Cross
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*Dover
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*Gilmanton
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*Glencoe
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*Lincoln
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*Maxville
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*Milton
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*Modena
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*Mondovi
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*Montana
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*Naples
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*Nelson
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*Waumandee<br>
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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*[[Eau Claire County, Wisconsin|Eau Claire]]
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*[[Pepin County, Wisconsin|Pepin]]
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*[[Trempealeau County, Wisconsin|Trempealeau]]
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*[[Wabasha County, Minnesota|Wabasha County, Minnesota]]
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*[[Winona County, Minnesota|Winona County, Minnesota]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== Bible Records  ====
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==== Biography  ====
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
  
==== Church  ====
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*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=csr&CScnty=2997 FindAGrave.com]
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*[http://www.interment.net/us/wi/buffalo.htm Interment.net]
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~usgenweb/wi/cemetery/buffalo.html USGenWeb Tombstone Photograph Pages]
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==== Census  ====
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*1855 Wisconsin State Census— Free indexed Internet the 1855 Wisconsin State Census can be searched on the [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1443825 FamilySearch Record Search] This census includes name of head of family, individuals in the household by sex and race, number of deaf and dumb, blind, insane and foreign born.<br>
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*1885 Wisconsin State Census&nbsp; [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1443713 FamilySearch Record Search]&nbsp; Search indexed census.&nbsp; Identifies by name of head of household.&nbsp;&nbsp;Other information is&nbsp;statistical and identifies the rest of the household by race, gender and country of birth.<br>
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==== Church History and Records  ====
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==== Court Records  ====
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==== Crime and Criminals  ====
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==== Directories  ====
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==== Ethnic, Political, or Religious Groups ====
  
==== Court ====
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===== Germans =====
  
==== Land ====
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==== Gazetteers ====
  
==== Local Histories ====
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==== Genealogy  ====
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==== History  ====
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==== Land and Property ====
  
 
==== Maps  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
  
==== Military  ====
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==== Migration  ====
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==== Military History and Records  ====
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==== Naturalization and Citizenship ====
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
==== Newspapers  ====
  
==== Probate  ====
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==== Obituaries  ====
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==== Periodicals  ====
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==== Probate Records  ====
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==== Repositories  ====
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===== Archives, Libraries and Museums  =====
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===== County Courthouse  =====
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===== Family History Centers  =====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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==== Societies ====
  
 
==== Taxation  ====
 
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
  
== Societies and Libraries ==
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===== Birth =====
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[http://birth-certificates.net/wisconsin.htm Birth]
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===== Marriage  =====
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===== Death  =====
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==== Voting Registers  ====
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=200482&subject_disp=Wisconsin%2C+Buffalo&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*{{FHL|Wisconsin%2C+Buffalo|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
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{{Wisconsin|Wisconsin}}
  
 
[[Category:Buffalo_County,_Wisconsin]]
 
[[Category:Buffalo_County,_Wisconsin]]

Revision as of 18:10, 1 October 2012

Template:Wisconsin-stubUnited States  > Wisconsin > Buffalo County

County Courthouse

Buffalo County Courthouse
407 S 2nd Street
Alma Wi 54610
Phone: 608-685-6206

Register of Deeds has birth, marriage, death, burail and
land records.  Clerk Circuit court has divorce and court
records; Register Probate has probate records[1]

WI Buffalo.png

Historical Facts

Parent County

1853--Buffalo County was created 6 July 1853 from Jackson County. County seat: Alma [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Cities
  • Alma
  • Buffalo City
  • Fountain City
  • Mondovi
Villages
  • Cochrane
  • Nelson
Towns
  • Alma
  • Belvidere
  • Buffalo
  • Canton
  • Cross
  • Dover
  • Gilmanton
  • Glencoe
  • Lincoln
  • Maxville
  • Milton
  • Modena
  • Mondovi
  • Montana
  • Naples
  • Nelson
  • Waumandee

 

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Bible Records

Biography

Cemeteries

Census

  • 1855 Wisconsin State Census— Free indexed Internet the 1855 Wisconsin State Census can be searched on the FamilySearch Record Search This census includes name of head of family, individuals in the household by sex and race, number of deaf and dumb, blind, insane and foreign born.
  • 1885 Wisconsin State Census  FamilySearch Record Search  Search indexed census.  Identifies by name of head of household.  Other information is statistical and identifies the rest of the household by race, gender and country of birth.

Church History and Records

Court Records

Crime and Criminals

Directories

Ethnic, Political, or Religious Groups

Germans

Gazetteers

Genealogy

History

Land and Property

Maps

Migration

Military History and Records

Naturalization and Citizenship

Newspapers

Obituaries

Periodicals

Probate Records

Repositories

Archives, Libraries and Museums
County Courthouse
Family History Centers

Societies

Taxation

Vital Records

Birth

Birth

Marriage
Divorce
Death

Voting Registers

Web Sites

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America, 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002)Buffalo County, Wisconsin, p.755
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).