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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States ]] > [[Wisconsin|Wisconsin]] > Pierce County''
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== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.co.pierce.wi.us/ Pierce County Courthouse]<br>414 W Main; PO Box 119<br>Ellsworth, WI 54011<br>Phone: 715.273.3531<br>
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County Clerk has birth and death recordsd from 1876, <br>marriage records from 1855, divorce records from 1875, <br>probate records from 1878 and court records from 1869 <ref name="Handybook">The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. page 758 Pierce Wisconsin (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref> )
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== County Courthouse  ==
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'[[United States|United States&nbsp;]] &gt; [[Wisconsin|Wisconsin]]&nbsp;&gt; Pierce County[[Image:WI Pierce.png|thumb|right|475px|WI Pierce.png]]
  
== History ==
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== Historical Facts ==
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1858--'''Pierce County was created 25 February 1858&nbsp;from St. Croix County. '''County seat: '''Ellsworth <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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1858--Pierce County was created 25 February 1858&nbsp;from [[St. Croix County, Wisconsin|St. Croix]] County. County seat: Ellsworth <ref name="Handybook">The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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*[[Dakota County, Minnesota|Dakota County, Minnesota]]
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*[[Dunn County, Wisconsin|Dunn]]
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*[[Goodhue County, Minnesota|Goodhue County, Minnesota]]
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*[[Pepin County, Wisconsin|Pepin]]
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*[[St. Croix County, Wisconsin|St. Croix]]
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*[[Washington County, Minnesota|Washington County, Minnesota]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== Bible Records  ====
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==== Biography  ====
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
  
==== Church ====
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*http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~wipierce/cemetery.htm
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*[http://www.billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=115936 St. Bridget Cemetery, River Falls] BillionGraves
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==== Census ====
  
==== Court  ====
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1855 Wisconsin State Census— Free searchable index to the 1855 Wisconsin State Census can be viewed 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>
  
==== Land  ====
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http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~wipierce/census.htm
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==== Church History and Records  ====
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*St Paul's United Church of Christ, Ellsworth, Wisconsin, old church records http://www.spuccellsworth.org/index.php?option=com_content&amp;view=article&amp;id=116&amp;Itemid=160
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==== Court Records  ====
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==== Crime and Criminals  ====
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===== Germans  =====
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==== Gazetteers  ====
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==== Genealogy  ====
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==== History  ====
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==== Land and Property ====
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http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~wipierce/land.htm
  
 
==== Local Histories  ====
 
==== Local Histories  ====
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http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~wipierce/cities.htm
  
 
==== Maps  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
  
==== Military  ====
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http://www.wisconline.com/counties/pierce/map.html
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==== Migration  ====
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==== Military History and Records  ====
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http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~wipierce/military.htm
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==== Naturalization and Citizenship ====
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
==== Newspapers  ====
  
==== Probate  ====
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http://www.piercecountyherald.com/
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==== Probate Records  ====
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===== Archives, Libraries and Museums  =====
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===== County Courthouse  =====
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[[Image:Pierce County Wisconsin Courthouse.jpg|thumb|right|200px]]
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
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== Societies and Libraries ==
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==== Voting Registers  ====
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=200858&subject_disp=Wisconsin%2C+Pierce&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*{{FHL|Wisconsin%2C+Pierce|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~wipierce/
  
 
== References  ==
 
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[[Category:Pierce_County,_Wisconsin]]
 
[[Category:Pierce_County,_Wisconsin]]

Revision as of 18:24, 8 October 2012

County Courthouse

Pierce County Courthouse
414 W Main; PO Box 119
Ellsworth, WI 54011
Phone: 715.273.3531

County Clerk has birth and death recordsd from 1876,
marriage records from 1855, divorce records from 1875,
probate records from 1878 and court records from 1869 [1] )


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Historical Facts

Parent County

1858--Pierce County was created 25 February 1858 from St. Croix County. County seat: Ellsworth [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Bible Records

Biography

Cemeteries

Census

1855 Wisconsin State Census— Free searchable index to the 1855 Wisconsin State Census can be viewed 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.

http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~wipierce/census.htm

Church History and Records

Court Records

Crime and Criminals

Directories

Ethnic, Political, or Religious Groups

Germans

Gazetteers

Genealogy

History

Land and Property

http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~wipierce/land.htm

Local Histories

http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~wipierce/cities.htm

Maps

http://www.wisconline.com/counties/pierce/map.html

Migration

Military History and Records

http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~wipierce/military.htm

Naturalization and Citizenship

Newspapers

http://www.piercecountyherald.com/

Obituaries

Periodicals

Probate Records

Repositories

Archives, Libraries and Museums
County Courthouse
Pierce County Wisconsin Courthouse.jpg
Family History Centers

Societies

Taxation

Vital Records

Vital Records

Birth
Marriage
Divorce
Death

Voting Registers

Web Sites

http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~wipierce/

References

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