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'''''1855 Wisconsin State Census—''''' Free unindexed Internet images to the 1855 Wisconsin State Census can be viewed on the [http://pilot.familysearch.org/recordsearch/start.html#p=collectionDetails;c=1443825;t=browsable;w=0 FamilySearch Record Search – Pilot Site.] 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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Revision as of 18:24, 10 March 2009

United States  > Wisconsin > Polk County
Polk County, Wisconsin in red.

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1853--Polk County was created 14 March 1853 from St. Croix County.  County seat: Balsam Lake [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

1855 Wisconsin State Census— Free unindexed Internet images to the 1855 Wisconsin State Census can be viewed on the FamilySearch Record Search – Pilot Site. 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.

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).