Wis. and other Resources (Marathon County page)

This list will be added to and continuously updated.


State Historical Society of WI -  This links the Archives and Library divisions. A new research page, titled "For Researchers" will point users in the appropriate direction.

A searchable database of obituaries, biographaphical sketches, and newspaper articles that span roughly 1870-1970.

The Wisconsin Gen Web Page

The archives in Stevens Point houses pre-1907 records for Adams, Forest, Juneau, Langlade, Lincoln, Marathon,Oneida, Portage, Vilas, Waupaca, Waushara and Wood Counties. They also have pre-1948 divorce records. Cost is about $5.00 for a look-up and .25 a copy. e-mail [email protected] with your request. An invoice will be sent.

1895 Wisconsin Atlas - a site for places in Wisconsin in 1895

Wisconsin Land Records - pre 1908 records

Many papers from Central Wisconsin are online -

Check out information about any county in WI or the US

Wisconsin Civil War Links:








Lincoln County Web Page

For Wisconsin related discussions about genealogical and historical research, or for help with your research, you can join the Wisconsin Roots mailing list.  This list also includes Michigan Roots.  Just click here to send e-mail to [email protected] and put                   SUB MI-WI-ROOTS-L YOUR NAME (AS: SUB MI-WI-ROOTS-L SHELLEY GREEN)  (and nothing else) in the first line of the body of your message. (Turn off your signature). Save the instructions you will receive in a welcome message.  They will come in handy!! You must be a subscriber to the list to post.

Other link

USGenWeb page

USGenweb Archives

Mailing List Archives: Search all your mailing lists for your surnames.

WorldGenWeb page

Cemetary Records on the Internet

Cyndi's Genealogy List  Over 26,600links in over 60 categories

Ancestry Search - a link to 8 free data bases:  including Social Security Death Index, American Marriages before 1800, and Early American Immigration History

GenGateway- links to sites, homepages, and resources

Surname Distribution Map

List of Mailing lists and other Genealogical Resources - find mailing lists that fit your research - states, counties, surnames, events, etc.

Complete list  of Search Engines

Rootsweb County Resources -- a link to USGEnWeb sites on Rootsweb for every county in America

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