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Wisconsin and other Genealogical Resources-L.C.

Because web addresses change so frequently, please e-mail me if any of these links don't connect.  Be sure to put LINCOLN COUNTY in the subject line.


Wisconsin GenWeb project

Stevens Point Archives  (the archives at Stevens Point house 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 ARCH[email protected] with your request.  An invoice will be sent.

Archives">State HistoricalSociety 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.

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

Wisconsin Land Records - pre 1908 records

Genealogy in Wisconsin

The Marathon County Public Library on-line catalog

Check out information about any county in  WI or the US.

Marathon County Web Page

For discussion about genealogical and historical research, or for help with your research, you can join the Wisconsin roots mailing list. Just click here to send mail to [email protected] and put SUB MI-WI -ROOTS-L Your name in the first line of the body of the message - nothing else. (As:  SUB MI-WI-ROOTS-L Shelley Green) (Turn off your signature file or delete its entry). When you have joined, save the welcome message with instructions you will receive.  It will come in handy!

Other Links

Gene Stark's Index


Mailing lists archives - search all your mailing lists for your surnames

World GenWeb

Cemetary Lists on the Internet

Antique Maps

Federation of East European Family History Societies

Family Treemaker's Genealogy Site

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

The Wisconsin Historical Society - new online research tools - Civil War/Genealogy resources -

Lacy Home Page - links to sites, homepages, and resources

Surname Distribution Map

Many Other Sites - this URL will link you to literally thousands of other genealogical sites on the web.

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

Cyndi's List of Genealogy Sites on the Internet   Over 26,600 links in over 60 categories.

A site for over 800 search engines

This is the link to the HPI County System.  Get information on any US county - political, size, etc. You can reach any US county from this WI page.

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