Shawano County Genealogy
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Life should be an adventure
We are a local group of genealogy researchers. We reside here in Shawano County and have put together a local website to better help other researchers. We are working hard to transcribe all the Vital Records we can. We are re-indexing the huge volumes of Obituaries stored here in Shawano, which now will include new research on old partial obits and adding the Marion Advertiser 1896 to 1950. This is ongoing as we work on it but don't hesitate to ask for an obit if not found on the present listing. That will not be updated until all 119 Volumes are finished.
We have finished walking and photographing 136 Cemeteries in Shawano County. This aided us to add to our first initial posting of Cemeteries, but some stones sadly are no more. This effort was made to give you a visual of your ancestors last resting place. We plan on adding 5 cemeteries from the Menominee Reservation.Hosted by Cathe Ziereis Fischer & Jean Barkow
This site is dedicated to Marjorie Stoehr the founder of the First Family History Center
Also in Memory of Grant Stoehr who worked many years helping to compile the information on this site
Click here to see What's New, Added or Updated to the Site
Last Updated 7 Jan 2023
You can copy and paste my email address from here [email protected]
Or you can mail me your requests to
Cathe Ziereis Fischer
N2645 Rustic Circle
Clintonville, WI 54929
Maps and Plats
Marriages Pre-1907 Parts of 1903 & 1904 were missed & are being added as we get time.
Delayed Birth Records Marriages 1908-1934 Birth, Adoptions, Reunions, Institutions, Divorce, & Family Interviews from Newspapers Marriages Anniversaries From Newspapers Brick Wall Help Ask us! Marriage Records 1919 + Cemeteries Woodlawn Military Shawano & Menominee Vets Cemeteries of Marinette, Oconto & Shawano Counties
Census 1860-1900 Native Americans Census 1920 Naturalization Census State Free Online Search Obituaries Churches Obituaries from the Marion Paper
This is being updated to include 1896-1950
County History Death Records Filmed Pre-1907 Our Town in Pictures Death's Recorded from Courthouse Records 1880-1912 Schools See Our Town in Pictures Death Records City Hall 1919-1938 Sharing Family Names Death Records Recorded at County Sharing Family Photos Diseases of Old Shawano & Oconto County Family Histories
Family Books Shawano in the News Family Group Sheets Shawano County Journal Marriage's 1865-1898 Foreign Data Bases
Helpful sites for Foreign Records
Untimely Deaths From Whence They Lived Vital Records Funeral Homes of Shawano County Vocations of Old
Jailhouse Records WI Cemeteries
A new site for Oconto and Shawano Cemeteries
Long Lives Word Lists from Foreign Countries Lost & Found
My name is Cathe and I host this site. I have been doing genealogical work for the past 30 years. I live in Shawano County and am privy to a wealth of Historical and Archival records which I am willing to share.
~~~I hope you enjoyed your visit~~~Site Coordinator Cathe Ziereis FischerAssistant Coordinator Jean BarkowEditor Jim Glasheen
Transcription Volunteers Jeanette Rekow, Anita Perez, Jean Barkow, Jim Glasheen, Tyler Ninham, Amy Perez, Betty Edgerton,
Michelle Chard, Grant Stoehr, Gini Reineke
My biggest Thank You has to go to all the volunteers who make this site possible and their tireless transcribing of all the records we have posted. Thank You for your time, your love of history and rescuing and resuscitating all these old records we can now share with the world. Hats off to you all!
Cathe Ziereis Fischer
For the love of my life
Great work thanks to all our Volunteers and their Dedication.
Copyright © 2006-2023 by Cathe Ziereis Fischer
All information submitted to this project remains, to the extent that the law allows, the property of the submitter who, by submitting it, agrees that it may be freely copied but never sold or used in a commercial venture without the knowledge and permission of its rightful owner. They may be linked to but may not be reproduced on another site without specific permission from their contributor.