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== County Courthouse ==
  
''[[United States|United States ]] > [[Wisconsin|Wisconsin]] > Marinette County'' [[Image:WI Marinette.png|thumb|right|475px]]
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[http://www.marinettecounty.com/ Marinette County Courthouse]<br>1926 Hall Ave<br>Marinette, WI 54143;<br>Phone. 715.732.7532<br>
  
== County Courthouse  ==
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Register of Deeds has birth, marriage, death and land records from 1879; <br>Clerk Circuit Courth has divorce and court records from 1879; <br>Regisrar in Probate has probate records from 1879 <ref name="Handybook">The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. page 758 Marinnette County, Wisconsin (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
1926 Hall Ave.<br>Marinette, WI 54143-1717<br>
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<br>''[[United States|United States&nbsp;]] &gt; [[Wisconsin|Wisconsin]]&nbsp;&gt; Marinette County'' [[Image:WI Marinette.png|thumb|right|475px]]
  
[http://www.marinettecounty.com/departments/?department=729bda5d0642 County Clerk]<br>
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== Historical Facts ==
 
 
== History ==
 
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1879--'''Marinette County was&nbsp;created 27 February 1879&nbsp;from [[Oconto County, Wisconsin|Oconto]] County.&nbsp;&nbsp; '''County seat:''' Marinette <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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1879--Marinette County was&nbsp;created 27 February 1879&nbsp;from [[Oconto County, Wisconsin|Oconto]] County.&nbsp;&nbsp; County seat: Marinette <ref name="Handybook">The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
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==== Record Loss  ====
 
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== Places / Localities<br> ==
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== Places / Localities<br> ==
  
 
==== Populated Places  ====
 
==== Populated Places  ====
  
'''Towns'''
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Towns  
  
 
*Amberg  
 
*Amberg  
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*Wausaukee
 
*Wausaukee
  
'''Villages'''
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Villages  
  
 
*Coleman  
 
*Coleman  
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*Wausaukee
 
*Wausaukee
  
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Cities  
  
 
*Marinette  
 
*Marinette  
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== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== Bible Records  ====
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==== Biography  ====
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
  
*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=csr&CScn=&CScntry=4&CSst=51&CScnty=3029 Marinette County Cemeteries at Find A Grave]<br>  
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*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=csr&CScn=&CScntry=4&CSst=51&CScnty=3029 Marinette County Cemeteries at Find A Grave]<br>
 
*[http://amberghistory.org/cemetery/cemetery.html Amberg Cemetery (complete list of people buried there)]<br>
 
*[http://amberghistory.org/cemetery/cemetery.html Amberg Cemetery (complete list of people buried there)]<br>
  
==== Church  ====
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==== Census  ====
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==== Church History and Records ====
  
==== Court  ====
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==== Court Records ====
  
==== Land ====
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==== Crime and Criminals ====
  
==== Local Histories ====
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==== Directories ====
  
*[http://www.villageofcoleman.com/ Coleman Home Page (includes history)]<br>  
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==== Ethnic, Political, or Religious Groups  ====
*[http://www.marinette.wi.us/ Marinette (includes history)]<br>  
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*[http://www.ci.peshtigo.wi.us/ Peshtigo History (includes Peshtigo Fire links)]<br>  
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===== Germans  =====
*[http://www.wausaukee.com/ Wausaukee Home Page (includes history)]<br>  
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*[http://www.wisconsinhistory.org/wmh/archives/search.aspx?area=browse&volume=75&articleID=38451 "Richard T. Ely and the development of the Wisconsin cutover"] by Robert Gough<br>  
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==== Gazetteers  ====
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==== Genealogy  ====
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==== History  ====
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*[http://www.villageofcoleman.com/ Coleman Home Page (includes history)]<br>
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*[http://www.marinette.wi.us/ Marinette (includes history)]<br>
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*[http://www.ci.peshtigo.wi.us/ Peshtigo History (includes Peshtigo Fire links)]<br>
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*[http://www.wausaukee.com/ Wausaukee Home Page (includes history)]<br>
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*[http://www.wisconsinhistory.org/wmh/archives/search.aspx?area=browse&volume=75&articleID=38451 "Richard T. Ely and the development of the Wisconsin cutover"] by Robert Gough<br>
 
*[http://lj.uwpress.org/cgi/content/abstract/14/2/171 "Colonizing the Cutover: Wisconsin's Progressive-Era Experiments in Rural Planning"] by Susan O. Haswell and Arnold R. Alanen<br>
 
*[http://lj.uwpress.org/cgi/content/abstract/14/2/171 "Colonizing the Cutover: Wisconsin's Progressive-Era Experiments in Rural Planning"] by Susan O. Haswell and Arnold R. Alanen<br>
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==== Land and Property  ====
  
 
==== Maps  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
  
==== Military  ====
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==== Migration  ====
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==== Naturalization and Citizenship ====
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
==== Newspapers  ====
  
[http://www.peshtigotimes.net/ Peshtigo Times]<br>  
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[http://www.peshtigotimes.net/ Peshtigo Times]<br>
  
==== Probate ====
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==== Obituaries ====
  
==== Taxation ====
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==== Periodicals ====
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==== Probate Records  ====
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===== Archives, Libraries and Museums  =====
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University of Wisconsin Digital Collections Digital collections include:
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*[http://digicoll.library.wisc.edu/cgi-bin/WI/WI-idx?type=header&id=WI.Platbook1912 Standard atlas of Marinette County, Wisconsin]&nbsp;(1912)
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*[http://digicoll.library.wisc.edu/cgi-bin/WI/WI-idx?type=header&id=WI.Platbook1905 Sectional map of Marinette County] showing ownership of lands, location of churches, cemetaries, school houses, roads, rural mail routes, railroads, etc.; (1905)
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*Yearbooks and other Marinette County [http://digicoll.library.wisc.edu/cgi-bin/WI/WI-idx?type=browse&scope=WI.MarinetteCoLocHist local history records] (mostly 1920's).
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===== County Courthouse  =====
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1926 Hall Ave.<br>Marinette, WI 54143-1717<br>
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[http://www.marinettecounty.com/departments/?department=729bda5d0642 County Clerk]<br>
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===== Family History Centers  =====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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*[[Marinette Wisconsin Family History Center]]
  
==== Vital Records ====
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==== Societies ====
  
*[http://www.marinettecounty.com/departments/links/?department=2ce81d5e7364&subdepartment=4389e2a6301f Ordering Vital Records for Marinette County]<br>
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*Searchable [http://amberghistory.org/ Museum catalog] of the society's&nbsp;main collections, including quarrying, lumbering, and railroad artifacts; pioneer photos; veterans exhibit; and archival items such as old school records.
  
== Societies and Libraries  ==
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Amberg History Society
  
=== Amberg History Society  ===
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*[http://amberghistory.org/cemetery/cemetery.html Amberg Cemetery] listing
  
*[http://amberghistory.org/cemetery/cemetery.html Amberg Cemetery] listing
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Marinette County Historical Society\ [http://www.marinettecountyhistory.org/index.php Marinette County Historical Society] &amp; Marinette County Logging Museum<br>P.O. Box 262<br>Marinette, WI 54143<br>(715) 732-0831
*Searchable [http://amberghistory.org/ Museum catalog] of the society's&nbsp;main collections, including quarrying, lumbering, and railroad artifacts; pioneer photos; veterans exhibit; and archival items such as old school records.
 
  
=== Marinette County Historical Society  ===
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Publishes&nbsp;a quarterly newsletter, ''The Historian'', which includes original articles of interest to the Marinette County area, photographs, maps, book reviews, and other items of local and regional interest.
  
[http://www.marinettecountyhistory.org/index.php Marinette County Historical Society] &amp; Marinette County Logging Museum<br>P.O. Box 262<br>Marinette, WI 54143<br>(715) 732-0831
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Wisconsin Historical Society Search the [http://www.wisconsinhistory.org/vitalrecords/ Wisconsin Genealogy Index], on-line index of 2.5 million birth, marriage and death records. &nbsp;See other collections and search strategy resources available on the&nbsp;[http://www.wisconsinhistory.org/genealogy/ Wisconsin Historical Society]&nbsp;Genealogy page. &nbsp;This organization's web site was named one of the top 101 genealogy websites in 2010.<br>
  
Publishes&nbsp;a quarterly newsletter, ''The Historian'', which includes original articles of interest to the Marinette County area, photographs, maps, book reviews, and other items of local and regional interest.
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==== Taxation  ====
  
=== University of Wisconsin Digital Collections ===
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==== Vital Records ====
  
Digital collections include:
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===== Birth  =====
  
*[http://digicoll.library.wisc.edu/cgi-bin/WI/WI-idx?type=header&id=WI.Platbook1912 Standard atlas of Marinette County, Wisconsin], including a plat book of the villages... civil government; Goe. A. Ogle &amp; Co. Publishers &amp; Engravers, 1912
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===== Marriage  =====
*[http://digicoll.library.wisc.edu/cgi-bin/WI/WI-idx?type=header&id=WI.Platbook1905 Sectional map of Marinette County] showing ownership of lands, location of churches, cemetaries, school houses, roads, rural mail routes, railroads, etc.; Eagle Printing Company, 1905
 
*Yearbooks and other Marinette County [http://digicoll.library.wisc.edu/cgi-bin/WI/WI-idx?type=browse&scope=WI.MarinetteCoLocHist local history records] (mostly 1920's).
 
  
=== Wisconsin Historical Society ===
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===== Divorce =====
  
Search the [http://www.wisconsinhistory.org/vitalrecords/ Wisconsin Genealogy Index], on-line index of 2.5 million birth, marriage and death records. &nbsp;See other collections and search strategy resources available on the&nbsp;[http://www.wisconsinhistory.org/genealogy/ Wisconsin Historical Society]&nbsp;Genealogy page. &nbsp;This organization's web site was named one of the top 101 genealogy websites in 2010.<br>
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===== Death  =====
  
==== Family History Centers<br> ====
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*[http://www.marinettecounty.com/departments/links/?department=2ce81d5e7364&subdepartment=4389e2a6301f Ordering Vital Records for Marinette County]<br>
  
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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==== Voting Registers  ====
*[[Marinette Wisconsin Family History Center]]
 
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~wimarine/ GenWeb for Marinette County]<br>  
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~wimarine/ GenWeb for Marinette County]<br>
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/wi/marinette.htm GenWeb Archives for Marinette County]  
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/wi/marinette.htm GenWeb Archives for Marinette County]  
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~mimccem/ Marinette, WI &amp; Menominee, MI County Genealogy Site]<br>  
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~mimccem/ Marinette, WI &amp; Menominee, MI County Genealogy Site]<br>
*[http://www.marinettecounty.com/ Marinette County Home Page]<br>  
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*[http://www.marinettecounty.com/ Marinette County Home Page]<br>
 
*{{FHL|Wisconsin%2C+Marinette|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
 
*{{FHL|Wisconsin%2C+Marinette|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
  
 
== References  ==
 
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Revision as of 18:53, 8 October 2012

County Courthouse

Marinette County Courthouse
1926 Hall Ave
Marinette, WI 54143;
Phone. 715.732.7532

Register of Deeds has birth, marriage, death and land records from 1879;
Clerk Circuit Courth has divorce and court records from 1879;
Regisrar in Probate has probate records from 1879 [1]


United States  > Wisconsin > Marinette County
WI Marinette.png

Historical Facts

Parent County

1879--Marinette County was created 27 February 1879 from Oconto County.   County seat: Marinette [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Towns

  • Amberg
  • Athelstane
  • Beaver
  • Beecher
  • Dunbar
  • Goodman
  • Grover
  • Lake
  • Middle Inlet
  • Niagara
  • Pembine
  • Peshtigo
  • Porterfield
  • Pound
  • Silver Cliff
  • Stephenson
  • Wagner
  • Wausaukee

Villages

  • Coleman
  • Crivitz
  • Pound
  • Wausaukee

Cities

  • Marinette
  • Niagara
  • Peshtigo

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Bible Records

Biography

Cemeteries

Census

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

Peshtigo Times

Obituaries

Periodicals

Probate Records

Repositories

Archives, Libraries and Museums

University of Wisconsin Digital Collections Digital collections include:

County Courthouse

1926 Hall Ave.
Marinette, WI 54143-1717

County Clerk

Family History Centers

Societies

  • Searchable Museum catalog of the society's main collections, including quarrying, lumbering, and railroad artifacts; pioneer photos; veterans exhibit; and archival items such as old school records.

Amberg History Society

Marinette County Historical Society\ Marinette County Historical Society & Marinette County Logging Museum
P.O. Box 262
Marinette, WI 54143
(715) 732-0831

Publishes a quarterly newsletter, The Historian, which includes original articles of interest to the Marinette County area, photographs, maps, book reviews, and other items of local and regional interest.

Wisconsin Historical Society Search the Wisconsin Genealogy Index, on-line index of 2.5 million birth, marriage and death records.  See other collections and search strategy resources available on the Wisconsin Historical Society Genealogy page.  This organization's web site was named one of the top 101 genealogy websites in 2010.

Taxation

Vital Records

Birth
Marriage
Divorce
Death

Voting Registers

Web Sites

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. page 758 Marinnette County, Wisconsin (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002). Cite error: Invalid <ref> tag; name "Handybook" defined multiple times with different content

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