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History of New Lisbon, Juneau Co., WI


Organized: 1853
First Settlers: C. B. Smith and Amasa Wilson in 1842
Origin of Name:  Lisbon, Ohio, the home of many early settlers
First Town Chairman: Henry Macomber
First Church: Methodist Episcopal in 1856
First School: New Lisbon
First Recorded Town Tax:  $1608.76 in 1865

1870 Village Board

ca 1858
O. H. Harwood Grain Mill

ca 1860's
Juneau Hotel
Crosby House (hotel)
North Star Hotel
Railroad House (hotel)
American House (hotel)

New Lisbon Mills - J. Smart

ca 1900
Park Hotel
Bierbauer Brewery
Boot and Shoe Shop - Bockhouse

ca 1910
Ed White's Saloon
Blondie's Cafe
Ernst Wagner Blacksmith

New Lisbon - Feature of the Week

Jayne Turner's Historical New Lisbon

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