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Guide to Sheboygan County Wisconsin genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Sheboygan County, Wisconsin
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Wisconsin
Location of Wisconsin in the U.S.
Facts
Founded March 11, 1848
County Seat Sheboygan
Courthouse
Address Sheboygan County Courthouse
615 N 6th Street
Sheboygan, WI 53081
Phone: 920.459.3003
Sheboygan County Website
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County Courthouse

Sheboygan County Courthouse
615 N 6th Street
Sheboygan, WI 53081
Phone: 920.459.3003

Register of Deeds has birth, marriage, death and
land records from 1872; County Courth has divorce,
court and naturalization records form 1850; Register in
Probate had probate records records form 1850 [1]

Historical Facts

Parent County

1836--Sheboygan County was created 7 December 1836 fromBrown County. County seat: Sheboygan [1]

Boundary Changes

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.

Record Loss

For a list of record loss in Wisconsin Counties see: Wisconsin Counties with Burned Courthouses

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Bible Records

Biography

Cemeteries

Individual cemeteries:

Census

Church History and Records

Court Records

Crime and Criminals

Directories

Ethnic, Political, or Religious Groups

Dutch
Germans

Volga Germans had many settlements in Sheboygan county. To find out more about Volga Germans click here. This site gives resources to help you with your Volga German research, including a mailing list to help you communicate with others in the same ethnic group. They have indexed and made searchable over 100,000 names. You can search by name or village name and the search leads you to sites where that name or village can be found.

Archives, Libraries, and Museums
Biographies
Church Records
Cemetery Records
Court Records
Histories
Immigration/emigration/migration
Maps
Newspapers
Societies

Gazetteers

Genealogy

History

Land and Property

Maps

Migration

Military History and Records

Naturalization and Citizenship

Newspapers

  • Sheboygan Press  -- $ ancestry.com requires subscription
  • Various -- Sheboygan Press Telegram,The Sheboygan Daily Press. Daily Press (Sheboygan, Wisconsin) , The Sheboygan Mercury -- $ ancestry.com requires subscription

Obituaries

Periodicals

Probate Records

Repositories

See also a List of Wisconsin Archives, Libraries, Publications, Historical & Genealogical Societies

Archives, Libraries and Museums
County Courthouse
Family History Centers

Societies

Taxation

Vital Records

Birth

In the Wisconsin birth index Sheboygan County births are listed as St Croix.

Marriage
Divorce
Death

Voting Registers

Web Sites

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. page 759 St Croix Wisconsin (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).

 

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