Difference between revisions of "Polk County, Wisconsin Genealogy"

From FamilySearch Wiki
Jump to: navigation, search
m (Web Sites)
({{Wisconsin-stub}})
Line 1: Line 1:
{{stub}}''[[United States|United States ]] > [[Wisconsin|Wisconsin]] > Polk County'' [[Image:WI Polk.png|thumb|right|475px|Polk County, Wisconsin in red.]]  
+
{{Wisconsin-stub}} ''[[United States|United States ]] > [[Wisconsin|Wisconsin]] > Polk County'' [[Image:WI Polk.png|thumb|right|475px]]  
  
'''Bold text'''== County Courthouse ==
+
'''Bold text'''== County Courthouse == Rigister of Deeds 100 Polk County Plaza, Suite 160 Balsam Lake, WI 54810  
Rigister of Deeds
 
100 Polk County Plaza, Suite 160
 
Balsam Lake, WI 54810
 
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
Line 33: Line 30:
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
  
==== Census ====
+
==== Census ====
  
 
'''''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>
 
'''''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>
Line 40: Line 37:
  
 
==== Court  ====
 
==== Court  ====
POLK COUNTY REGISTER OF DEEDS
+
 
100 Polk County Plaza, Suite 160
+
POLK COUNTY REGISTER OF DEEDS 100 Polk County Plaza, Suite 160 Balsam Lake, WI 54810  
Balsam Lake, WI 54810
+
 
 
  Phone: 715-485-9240
 
  Phone: 715-485-9240
 
  Fax: 715-485-9202
 
  Fax: 715-485-9202
Line 64: Line 61:
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
  
== Websites ==
+
== Websites ==
  
 
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=200869&subject_disp=Wisconsin%2C+Polk&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
 
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=200869&subject_disp=Wisconsin%2C+Polk&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
Line 70: Line 67:
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
  
<references />  
+
<references />
  
 
[[Category:Polk_County,_Wisconsin]]
 
[[Category:Polk_County,_Wisconsin]]

Revision as of 23:36, 27 August 2010

Template:Wisconsin-stub United States  > Wisconsin > Polk County
WI Polk.png

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).