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History of Fountain, Juneau Co., WI


Organized: 1855  
First Settler: Abijah Ayers, 1844
First Town Chairman:  J. P. Moulton  
Origin of Name: Named for the many springs that bubble out of the hilly terrain here; or for Waukesha, "The Fountain City" from which many settlers came.
First Church: Fountain Evangelical in 1878
First School: The Old Red School
First Recorded Town Tax:  $565.29 in 1865

source: Juneau County, The First Hundred Years, published 1988

NAMES OF EARLY SETTLERS - Under Construction
Ayers, Abijah

1880 Census - Twn of Fountain
1885 Census - Twn of Fountain
1895 Census - Twn of Fountain
1900 Census - Twn of Fountain
1905 Census - Twn of Fountain
1910 Census - Twn of Fountain


Town of Fountain Board Committee - March 23, 1944

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