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Revision as of 23:13, 24 January 2010

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

Bold text== County Courthouse == Rigister of Deeds 100 Polk County Plaza, Suite 160 Balsam Lake, WI 54810

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

POLK COUNTY REGISTER OF DEEDS 100 Polk County Plaza, Suite 160 Balsam Lake, WI 54810

Phone: 715-485-9240
Fax: 715-485-9202

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Websites

References

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