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Guide to Walworth County Wisconsin ancestry, family history, and genealogy research page. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
Walworth County Courthouse
100 W Walworth; PO Box 1001;
Elkhorn, WI 53121
Register of Deeds has birth records from 1845,
marriage and land records from 1839, death
records from 1872, bururial records from 1969,
divorce and court records from 1850 and probate
records from 1800’s 
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
Church History and Records
Heart Prairie Lutheran Church
- Records of Heart Prairie Lutheran Church, Walworth County, in Evangelical Lutheran Church in America database at Archives.com ($).
- Records of the American Lutheran Church, Spring Prairie, in Evangelical Lutheran Church in America database at Archives.com ($).
Crime and Criminals
Ethnic, Political, or Religious Groups
Land and Property
Military History and Records
Civil War service men from Walworth 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 Walworth County.
- - 2nd Regiment, Wisconsin Cavalry, Company K
- - 3rd Regiment, Wisconsin Cavalry, Companies G and L
- - 6th Regiment, Wisconsin Infantry, Company F
- - 7th Regiment, Wisconsin Infantry, Company K
- - 10th Regiment, Wisconsin Infantry, Company A
- - 13th Regiment, Wisconsin Infantry, Companies C and I
Naturalization and Citizenship
Archives, Libraries and Museums
Family History Centers
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- Walworth County, WI History, Records, Facts and Genealogy
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- FamilySearch Catalog
- ↑ The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America, 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 760 Walworth, Wisconsin
- ↑ The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
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