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{{Wisconsin-stub}}[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Wisconsin]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''Walworth County'''
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[[Image:WI Walworth.png|thumb|right|275px|WI Walworth.png]]
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
== History ==
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Walworth County Courthouse<br> 100 W Walworth; PO Box 1001; <br>Elkhorn, WI 53121<br> Phone: 262.741.4241&nbsp;<br><br>Register of Deeds has birth records from 1845, <br>marriage and&nbsp;land records from 1839, death<br> records from 1872, bururial records from 1969, <br>divorce and court records from 1850 and probate&nbsp;<br>records from 1800’s <ref name="HB">''The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America'', 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 760 Walworth, Wisconsin</ref><br>
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== Historical Facts ==
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1836--'''Walworth County was created 7 December 1836&nbsp;from [[Milwaukee_County,_Wisconsin|Milwaukee ]]County.&nbsp; '''County seat:''' Elkhorn <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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1836--Walworth County was created 7 December 1836&nbsp;from [[Milwaukee County, Wisconsin|Milwaukee ]]County.&nbsp; County seat: Elkhorn <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  ====
  
*[[Boone_County,_Illinois|Boone County, Illinois]]
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*[[Boone County, Illinois|Boone County, Illinois]]  
*[[Jefferson_County,_Wisconsin|Jefferson]]
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*[[Jefferson County, Wisconsin|Jefferson]]  
*[[Kenosha_County,_Wisconsin|Kenosha]]
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*[[Kenosha County, Wisconsin|Kenosha]]  
*[[McHenry_County,_Illinois|McHenry&nbsp;County, Illinois]]
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*[[McHenry County, Illinois|McHenry&nbsp;County, Illinois]]  
*[[Rock_County,_Wisconsin|Rock]]
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*[[Racine County, Wisconsin|Racine]]
*[[Waukesha_County,_Wisconsin|Waukesha]]
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*[[Rock County, Wisconsin|Rock]]  
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*[[Waukesha County, Wisconsin|Waukesha]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== Bible Records  ====
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==== Biography  ====
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
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==== Church  ====
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==== Census  ====
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==== Church History and Records  ====
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==== Court Records ====
  
==== Court ====
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==== Crime and Criminals ====
  
==== Land  ====
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==== Directories  ====
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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 ====
  
 
==== Local Histories  ====
 
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==== Maps  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
  
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==== Migration  ====
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==== Naturalization and Citizenship ====
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
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==== Probate  ====
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==== Probate Records  ====
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===== Archives, Libraries and Museums  =====
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===== County Courthouse  =====
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===== Family History Centers  =====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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*[[Elkhorn Wisconsin Family History Center]]
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==== Societies ====
  
 
==== Taxation  ====
 
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
  
== 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=201046&subject_disp=Wisconsin%2C+Walworth&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*{{FHL|Wisconsin%2C+Walworth|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
  
 
== References  ==
 
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[[Category:Walworth_County,_Wisconsin]]
 
[[Category:Walworth_County,_Wisconsin]]

Revision as of 16:24, 29 December 2012

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Online Records



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County Courthouse

Walworth County Courthouse
100 W Walworth; PO Box 1001;
Elkhorn, WI 53121
Phone: 262.741.4241 

Register of Deeds has birth records from 1845,
marriage and land records from 1839, death
records from 1872, bururial records from 1969,
divorce and court records from 1850 and probate 
records from 1800’s [1]

Historical Facts

Parent County

1836--Walworth County was created 7 December 1836 from Milwaukee County.  County seat: Elkhorn [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

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

Local Histories

Maps

Migration

Military History and Records

Naturalization and Citizenship

Newspapers

Obituaries

Periodicals

Probate Records

Repositories

Archives, Libraries and Museums
County Courthouse
Family History Centers

Societies

Taxation

Vital Records

Birth
Marriage
Divorce
Death

Voting Registers

Web Sites

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America, 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 760 Walworth, Wisconsin
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).