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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States ]] > [[Wisconsin|Wisconsin]] > Columbia County'' [[Image:WI Columbia.png|thumb|right|475px|Columbia County, Wisconsin in red.]]  
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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Wisconsin]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Columbia_County,_Wisconsin|Columbia County]]''
  
== County Courthouse  ==
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Guide to '''Columbia County Wisconsin genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
  
== History ==
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Columbia County
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| state = Wisconsin
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| founded year = 1846
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| founded date = February 3
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| seat = Portage
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| building address = [http://www.co.clark.wi.us/ Columbia County Courthouse]<br>PO Box 177<br>Portage, WI 53901-0177<br>Phone.608.742.9654&nbsp;<br>}}
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== County Courthouse<br>  ==
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[http://www.co.clark.wi.us/ Columbia County Courthouse]<br>PO Box 177<br>Portage, WI 53901-0177<br>Phone.608.742.9654&nbsp;<br><br>Register of Deeds has land, burial, marriage, death and burial records; <br>Clerk Circuit Court has divorce and court records; Register in Probate<br>has probate records <ref>The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. page 755 Columbia County, Wisconsin (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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== Historical Facts ==
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1846--'''Columbia County was&nbsp;created 3 February 1846&nbsp;from[[Portage County, Wisconsin|Portage]] County. '''County seat: '''Portage <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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1846--Columbia County was&nbsp;created 3 February 1846&nbsp;from [[Portage County, Wisconsin|Portage]] County. County seat: Portage <ref name="Handybook">The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
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==== Bible Records  ====
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==== Biography  ====
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
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==== Church  ====
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==== Census<br>  ====
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1855 Wisconsin State Census— Free name index and images of the 1855 Wisconsin State Census can be viewed on [http://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1443825 FamilySearch.org]. This census only identifies the head of family by name. The rest of the census is statistical.<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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===== Germans  =====
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==== Gazetteers ====
  
==== Court ====
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==== Genealogy ====
  
==== Land ====
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==== History ====
  
==== Local Histories ====
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==== Land and Property ====
  
 
==== Maps  ====
 
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==== Military  ====
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==== Military History and Records  ====
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==== Naturalization and Citizenship ====
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
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==== Probate  ====
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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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==== Vital Records  ====
 
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== Societies and Libraries ==
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== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=200543&subject_disp=Wisconsin%2C+Columbia&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*{{FHL|Wisconsin%2C+Columbia|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
  
 
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[[Category:Columbia_County,_Wisconsin]]
 
[[Category:Columbia_County,_Wisconsin]]

Revision as of 00:34, 19 April 2013

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Guide to Columbia County Wisconsin genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Online Records



Columbia County, Wisconsin
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Wisconsin
Location of Wisconsin in the U.S.
Facts
Founded February 3, 1846
County Seat Portage
Courthouse
Address Columbia County Courthouse
PO Box 177
Portage, WI 53901-0177
Phone.608.742.9654 


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County Courthouse

Columbia County Courthouse
PO Box 177
Portage, WI 53901-0177
Phone.608.742.9654 

Register of Deeds has land, burial, marriage, death and burial records;
Clerk Circuit Court has divorce and court records; Register in Probate
has probate records [1]

Historical Facts

Parent County

1846--Columbia County was created 3 February 1846 from Portage County. County seat: Portage [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Bible Records

Biography

Cemeteries

Census

1855 Wisconsin State Census— Free name index and images of the 1855 Wisconsin State Census can be viewed on FamilySearch.org. This census only identifies the head of family by name. The rest of the census is statistical.

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
Marriage
Divorce
Death

Voting Registers

Web Sites

References

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