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=== Welcome to Wisconsin, the Badger State  ===
 
=== Welcome to Wisconsin, the Badger State  ===
  
 
[[Image:Wisconsin.png|150px|Wisconsin.png]] [[Image:Wisconsin flag.png|150px|Wisconsin flag.png]]  
 
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=== Featured Content  ===
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[[Image:Barn in Wisconsin.JPG|thumb]]  
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[[Image:Barn in Wisconsin.JPG|thumb|Barn in Wisconsin.JPG]]  
  
*The [http://www.wisconsinhistory.org Wisconsin Historical Society] has many resources useful to genealogists.  
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*The [http://www.wisconsinhistory.org Wisconsin Historical Society] has many resources useful to genealogists.<br><br>
*The [[Wisconsin Native Races|Wisconsin Native Races]] article can help with understanding how to search for Native American ancestors.  
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*The [[Wisconsin Native Races|Wisconsin Native Races]] article can help with understanding how to search for Native American ancestors.<br><br>
 
*[http://www.cemeteries.org/genealogy.asp Milwaukee Catholic Cemeteries Burial Records]
 
*[http://www.cemeteries.org/genealogy.asp Milwaukee Catholic Cemeteries Burial Records]
  
=== Did You Know?  ===
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*The Wisconsin Historical Society has the second-largest collection of newspapers in the United States. Many, including most Wisconsin newspapers, are on microfilm and can be loaned to public libraries through interlibrary loan. Newspapers produced by German and other ethnic groups are especially valuable for research about residents of the state.  
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*Before the Civil War, the Irish were the second largest immigrant group in Wisconsin. There was also considerable emigration from England, Scotland, Wales, and British North America.  
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*The Wisconsin Historical Society has the second-largest collection of newspapers in the United States. Many, including most Wisconsin newspapers, are on microfilm and can be loaned to public libraries through interlibrary loan. Newspapers produced by German and other ethnic groups are especially valuable for research about residents of the state.<br><br>
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*Before the Civil War, the Irish were the second largest immigrant group in Wisconsin. There was also considerable emigration from England, Scotland, Wales, and British North America.<br><br>
 
*You can find your nefarious Wisconsin ancestors at [http://www.blacksheepancestors.com/usa/wisconsin.shtml Wisconsin Blacksheep Ancestors]?
 
*You can find your nefarious Wisconsin ancestors at [http://www.blacksheepancestors.com/usa/wisconsin.shtml Wisconsin Blacksheep Ancestors]?
  
=== Counties  ===
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== Counties  ==
  
 
[[Wisconsin County Creation Dates and Parent Counties|Wisconsin County Creation Dates and Parent Counties]]  
 
[[Wisconsin County Creation Dates and Parent Counties|Wisconsin County Creation Dates and Parent Counties]]  
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*[[Wisconsin, Shawano and Oconto Counties, Indexes and Records from the Shawano Family History Center (FamilySearch Historical Records)|Wisconsin, Shawano and Oconto Counties, Indexes and Records form the Shawano Family History Center (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
 
*[[Wisconsin, Shawano and Oconto Counties, Indexes and Records from the Shawano Family History Center (FamilySearch Historical Records)|Wisconsin, Shawano and Oconto Counties, Indexes and Records form the Shawano Family History Center (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
  
=== Research Tools  ===
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*Find which county a town is in, what town a cemetery is in, even where a post office or building is by using the United States Geographical Survey's [http://geonames.usgs.gov/pls/gnispublic Geographical Names Information System].  
 
*Find which county a town is in, what town a cemetery is in, even where a post office or building is by using the United States Geographical Survey's [http://geonames.usgs.gov/pls/gnispublic Geographical Names Information System].  
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*[http://www.wisconsinhistory.org/wch/ Wisconsin County Histories] at Wisconsin Historical Society website
 
*[http://www.wisconsinhistory.org/wch/ Wisconsin County Histories] at Wisconsin Historical Society website
  
=== Things You Can Do  ===
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=== Obtain additional help  ===
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*[https://www.facebook.com/WisconsinGenealogy?fref=ts Join a Facebook Group]&nbsp;
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*[[Professional Genealogists who specialize In Wisconsin Research|Consult a Professional Genealogist]]
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*[[Wisconsin Newspapers|Newspapers]]  
 
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*[[Wisconsin Obituaries|Obituaries]]  
 
*[[Wisconsin Obituaries|Obituaries]]  
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*[[Wisconsin Periodicals|Periodicals]]  
 
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*[[Wisconsin Probate Records|Probate Records]]  
 
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Welcome to Wisconsin, the Badger State

Wisconsin.png Wisconsin flag.png


Featured Content

Barn in Wisconsin.JPG



Did You Know?

  • The Wisconsin Historical Society has the second-largest collection of newspapers in the United States. Many, including most Wisconsin newspapers, are on microfilm and can be loaned to public libraries through interlibrary loan. Newspapers produced by German and other ethnic groups are especially valuable for research about residents of the state.

  • Before the Civil War, the Irish were the second largest immigrant group in Wisconsin. There was also considerable emigration from England, Scotland, Wales, and British North America.

  • You can find your nefarious Wisconsin ancestors at Wisconsin Blacksheep Ancestors?

Counties

Wisconsin County Creation Dates and Parent Counties

Extinct or Renamed Counties:

Wiki articles describing online collections are found at:

Research Tools


Wiki Volunteers Wanted

To add your knowledge and help expand the wiki click here

Wisconsin Moderator

Please contact the Support Team if you would like to be the moderator for Wisconsin.


Obtain additional help

Things You Can Do

In order to make this wiki a better research tool, we need your help! Many tasks need to be done. You can help by: