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|Chippewa County, Wisconsin|
Location of Wisconsin in the U.S.
|Founded||February 3, 1845|
|County Seat||Chippewa County|
|Address|| Chippewa County Courthouse|
711 North Bridge Street
Chippewa Falls, WI 54729-1876
For animated maps illustrating Wisconsin County boundary changes, "Rotating Formation Wisconsin County Boundary Maps" (1790-1961) may be viewed for free at the MapofUS.org website.
For a list of record loss in Wisconsin Counties see: Wisconsin Counties with Burned Courthouses
1855 Wisconsin State Census— Free searchable images to the 1855 Wisconsin State Census can be viewed on the FamilySearch Record Search This census includes name of head of family, individuals in the household by sex and race, number of deaf and dumb, blind, insane and foreign born.
1885 Wisconsin State Census— Free searchable images to the 1885 Wisconsin State Census can be viewed on the FamilySearch Record Search This census includes name of head of family, individuals in the household by sex and race, number of deaf and dumb, blind, insane and foreign born.
Central Lutheran Church, Chippewa Falls
- Records of Central Lutheran Church, Chippewa Falls, in Evangelical Lutheran Church in America database at Archives.com ($).
Emigration and Immigration
Ethnic and Religious Groups
Land and Property
- Old Antique Atlases & Maps of Wisconsin
- Family Maps of Chippewa County, Wisconsin (land patent maps) at HistoryGeo.com ($). Free surname search.
Civil War service men from Chippewa County served in various regiments. Men often joined a company (within a regiment) that originated in their county. Listed below are many companies or regiments that were formed from men of Chippewa County.
World War I (The Great War), 1914-1918
World War II, 1941-1945
Naturalization and Citizenship
Family History Centers
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Chippewa County Courthouse
711 North Bridge Street
Chippewa Falls, Wi 54729-1876
Register of Deeds has birth records from 1868, marriage records
from 1860, divorce records from 1870, land records from 1856,
naturalization records 1895-1955 and 1905 State Census,
Register in Probate has probate records
- Chippewa County, WI History, Records, Facts and Genealogy
- Wisconsin Genealogy Network Community on Google+
- Wisconsin Genealogy Network Group on Facebook
- FamilySearch Catalog
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
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