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[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Wisconsin]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''Burnett County'''  
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Guide to '''Burnett County Wisconsin ancestry, family history, and genealogy research page.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
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''[[United States Genealogy|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Wisconsin Genealogy|Wisconsin]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Burnett_County,_Wisconsin|Burnett County]]''  
  
 
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Burnett County
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| county_map =
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| state = Wisconsin
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| founded year = 1856
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| founded date = March 31
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| seat = [[Siren, Wisconsin|Siren]]
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| building image =
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| building address =
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[http://www.burnettcounty.com/index.aspx?nid=238 Burnett County Courthouse]<br>7410 County Road K<br>Siren, WI 54872;<br>Phone: 715.349.2173 <br>}}
  
== County Courthouse  ==
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[[Image:WI Burnett.png|thumb|right|275px|WI Burnett.png]]
  
[http://www.burnettcounty.com/index.aspx?nid=238 Burnett County Courthouse]<br>7410 County Road K<br>Siren, WI 54872;<br>Phone: 715.349.2173 <br><br>Register&nbsp;of Deeds has birth, marriage, death records from 1861, <br>burial records, land records from 1856 and military discharge <br>records from 1919;&nbsp;Clerk Circuit Court&nbsp;has divorce, court and&nbsp;<br>naturalization&nbsp;records from 1856;&nbsp;Probate Court &nbsp;has probate<br>records from 1856<ref name="HB">''The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America'', 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002)Burnett County, Wisconsin, p.755</ref> 
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== Historical Facts  ==
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=== Historical Facts  ===
  
==== Parent County ====
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1856--Burnett County was&nbsp;created 31 March 1856&nbsp;from [[Polk County, Wisconsin Genealogy|Polk<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1230932528546_215" />]] and [[Douglas County, Wisconsin Genealogy|Douglas]] Counties. County seat: Siren <ref name="Handybook">The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
1856--Burnett County was&nbsp;created 31 March 1856&nbsp;from [[Polk County, Wisconsin|Polk<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1230932528546_215" />]] and [[Douglas County, Wisconsin|Douglas]] Counties. County seat: Siren <ref name="Handybook">The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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==== Populated Places  ====
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
  
==== Record Loss  ====
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For animated maps illustrating Wisconsin County boundary changes, [http://www.mapofus.org/wisconsin/ "Rotating Formation Wisconsin County Boundary Maps"] (1790-1961) may be viewed for free at the MapofUS.org website.
  
== Places / Localities ==
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==== Neighboring Counties ====
  
==== Populated Places ====
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[[Barron County, Wisconsin Genealogy|Barron]] {{•}}  
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[[Chisago County, Minnesota Genealogy|Chisago County, Minnesota]] {{•}} 
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[[Douglas County, Wisconsin Genealogy|Douglas]] {{•}} 
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[[Pine County, Minnesota Genealogy|Pine County, Minnesota]] {{•}} 
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[[Polk County, Wisconsin Genealogy|Polk]] {{•}} 
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[[Washburn County, Wisconsin Genealogy|Washburn]]
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<center>[[Image:{{WI Burnett County, Wisconsin Clickable Neighbors}}]]</center>
  
==== Neighboring Counties ====
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==== Record Loss ====
  
*[[Barron County, Wisconsin|Barron]]
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For a list of record loss in Wisconsin Counties see: [http://www.genealogyinc.com/wisconsin/wi-counties/#courthouse Wisconsin Counties with Burned Courthouses]  
*[[Chisago County, Minnesota|Chisago County, Minnesota]]
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*[[Douglas County, Wisconsin|Douglas]]
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*[[Pine County, Minnesota|Pine County, Minnesota]]
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*[[Polk County, Wisconsin|Polk]]
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*[[Washburn County, Wisconsin|Washburn]]
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== Resources  ==
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=== Resources  ===
  
 
==== Bible Records  ====
 
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==== Biography ====
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==== Business Records ====
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
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==== Census  ====
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==== Census Records ====
  
*1855 Wisconsin State Census &nbsp; [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1443825 FamilySearch Record Search]&nbsp; Browse unindexed images.&nbsp; Identifies by name of head of household.&nbsp;&nbsp;Other information is&nbsp;statistical and identifies the rest of the household by race, gender and country of birth.<br>
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*'''1855 Wisconsin State Census&nbsp;'''[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1443825 FamilySearch Record Search]&nbsp; Browse unindexed images.&nbsp; Identifies by name of head of household.&nbsp;&nbsp;Other information is&nbsp;statistical and identifies the rest of the household by race, gender and country of birth.<br>
  
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*'''1875 Wisconsin State Census''' &nbsp; [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1443778 FamilySearch Record Search]&nbsp; Browse unindexed images.&nbsp; Identifies by name of head of household.&nbsp;&nbsp;Other information is&nbsp;statistical and identifies the rest of the household by race, gender and country of birth.<br>
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*'''1885 Wisconsin State Census''' &nbsp; [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1443713 FamilySearch Record Search]&nbsp; Browse unindexed images.&nbsp; Identifies by name of head of household.&nbsp;&nbsp;Other information is&nbsp;statistical and identifies the rest of the household by race, gender and country of birth.<br>
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*'''1895 Wisconsin State Census''' &nbsp; [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1443712 FamilySearch Record Search]&nbsp; Browse unindexed images.&nbsp; Identifies by name of head of household.&nbsp;&nbsp;Other information is&nbsp;statistical and identifies the rest of the household by race, gender and country of birth.<br>
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*'''1905 Wisconsin State Census&nbsp;''' [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1443899 FamilySearch Record Search]&nbsp; Browse unindexed images.&nbsp; Identifies by name of head of household.&nbsp;&nbsp;Other information is&nbsp;statistical and identifies the rest of the household by race, gender and country of birth.<br>
  
*1875 Wisconsin State Census &nbsp; [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1443778 FamilySearch Record Search]&nbsp; Browse unindexed images.&nbsp; Identifies by name of head of household.&nbsp;&nbsp;Other information is&nbsp;statistical and identifies the rest of the household by race, gender and country of birth.<br>
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==== Church Records  ====
  
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===== Lutheran  =====
 
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*1885 Wisconsin State Census &nbsp; [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1443713 FamilySearch Record Search]&nbsp; Browse unindexed images.&nbsp; Identifies by name of head of household.&nbsp;&nbsp;Other information is&nbsp;statistical and identifies the rest of the household by race, gender and country of birth.<br>
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*1895 Wisconsin State Census &nbsp; [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1443712 FamilySearch Record Search]&nbsp; Browse unindexed images.&nbsp; Identifies by name of head of household.&nbsp;&nbsp;Other information is&nbsp;statistical and identifies the rest of the household by race, gender and country of birth.<br>
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*1905 Wisconsin State Census&nbsp; [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1443899 FamilySearch Record Search]&nbsp; Browse unindexed images.&nbsp; Identifies by name of head of household.&nbsp;&nbsp;Other information is&nbsp;statistical and identifies the rest of the household by race, gender and country of birth.<br>
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:*Records of the American Lutheran Church, Grantsburg, in Evangelical Lutheran Church in America database at [http://www.archives.com Archives.com] ($).
 
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==== Court Records  ====
 
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==== Emigration and Immigration ====
  
===== Germans =====
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==== Genealogy ====
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*[http://www.mapofus.org/wisconsin/ Old Antique Atlases &amp; Maps of Wisconsin]
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==== Public Records ====
  
 
==== Repositories  ====
 
==== Repositories  ====
  
===== Archives, Libraries and Museums  =====
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See also a List of [http://www.genealogyinc.com/wisconsin/wi-society-archive/ Wisconsin Archives, Libraries, Publications, Historical &amp; Genealogical Societies]
  
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===== Family History Centers  =====
 
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==== School Records ====
  
 
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===== Birth  =====
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[http://www.burnettcounty.com/index.aspx?nid=238 Burnett County Courthouse]<br>7410 County Road K<br>Siren, WI 54872;<br>Phone: 715.349.2173 <br><br>Register&nbsp;of Deeds has birth, marriage, death records from 1861, <br>burial records, land records from 1856 and military discharge <br>records from 1919;&nbsp;Clerk Circuit Court&nbsp;has divorce, court and&nbsp;<br>naturalization&nbsp;records from 1856;&nbsp;Probate Court &nbsp;has probate<br>records from 1856<ref name="HB">''The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America'', 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002)Burnett County, Wisconsin, p.755</ref>
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*1826 - 1926 {{RecordSearch|1708703|Wisconsin, Births and Christenings, 1826-1926}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch.org] — index<br>
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*1820 - 1907 {{RecordSearch|1946789|Wisconsin, Birth Index, 1820-1907}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch.org] — index
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*1826 - 1908 [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2544 Wisconsin, Births and Christenings Index, 1826-1908] at [http://home.ancestry.com/ Ancestry.com] — index $
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*1836 - 1930 {{RecordSearch|1708704|Wisconsin, Marriages, 1836-1930}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch.org] — index
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*1973 - 1997 {{RecordSearch|1946794|Wisconsin, Marriage Index, 1973-1997}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch.org] — index<br>
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*1973 - 1997 [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2094 Wisconsin Marriages, 1973-1997] at [http://home.ancestry.com/ Ancestry.com] — index/images $
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===== Marriage  =====
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1965 - 1984 {{RecordSearch|1967741|Wisconsin, Divorce Index, 1965-1984}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch.org] — index
  
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===== Death =====
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*1867 - 1907 {{RecordSearch|1803975|Wisconsin, Death Records, 1867-1907}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch.org] — index
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*1835 - 1968 {{RecordSearch|1708699|Wisconsin, Deaths and Burials, 1835-1968}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch.org] — index
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*1820 - 1907 {{RecordSearch|1940759|Wisconsin, Death Index, 1820-1907}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch.org] — index
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*1959 - 1997 {{RecordSearch|1947978|Wisconsin, Death Index, 1959-1997}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch.org] — index
  
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==== Voter Registration ====
  
== Web Sites  ==
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*{{FHL|Wisconsin%2C+Burnett|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.genealogyinc.com/wisconsin/burnett-county/ Burnett County, WI History, Records, Facts and Genealogy]
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*[https://plus.google.com/u/0/communities/101958042548356916194 Wisconsin Genealogy Network Community on Google+]
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*[https://www.facebook.com/groups/166325933433955/ Wisconsin Genealogy Network Group on Facebook]
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*{{FHL|Wisconsin%2C+Burnett|subject|disp=FamilySearch Catalog}}
  
 
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Latest revision as of 15:47, 26 March 2015

Guide to Burnett County Wisconsin ancestry, family history, and genealogy research page. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Burnett County, Wisconsin
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Wisconsin
Location of Wisconsin in the U.S.
Facts
Founded March 31, 1856
County Seat Siren
Courthouse
Address Burnett County Courthouse
7410 County Road K
Siren, WI 54872;
Phone: 715.349.2173
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Contents

Historical Facts

1856--Burnett County was created 31 March 1856 from Polk and Douglas Counties. County seat: Siren [1]

Populated Places

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.

Neighboring Counties

Barron  • Chisago County, Minnesota  • Douglas  • Pine County, Minnesota  • Polk  • Washburn

WI BURNETT.JPG

Record Loss

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

Resources

Bible Records

Biographies

Business Records

Cemeteries

Census Records

  • 1855 Wisconsin State Census FamilySearch Record Search  Browse unindexed images.  Identifies by name of head of household.  Other information is statistical and identifies the rest of the household by race, gender and country of birth.
  • 1875 Wisconsin State Census   FamilySearch Record Search  Browse unindexed images.  Identifies by name of head of household.  Other information is statistical and identifies the rest of the household by race, gender and country of birth.
  • 1885 Wisconsin State Census   FamilySearch Record Search  Browse unindexed images.  Identifies by name of head of household.  Other information is statistical and identifies the rest of the household by race, gender and country of birth.
  • 1895 Wisconsin State Census   FamilySearch Record Search  Browse unindexed images.  Identifies by name of head of household.  Other information is statistical and identifies the rest of the household by race, gender and country of birth.
  • 1905 Wisconsin State Census  FamilySearch Record Search  Browse unindexed images.  Identifies by name of head of household.  Other information is statistical and identifies the rest of the household by race, gender and country of birth.

Church Records

Lutheran
  • Records of the American Lutheran Church, Grantsburg, in Evangelical Lutheran Church in America database at Archives.com ($).

Court Records

Directories

Emigration and Immigration

Ethnic and Religious Groups

Gazetteers

Genealogies

Histories

Local Histories

Land and Property

Maps

Military Records

Civil War
World War I (The Great War), 1914-1918
World War II, 1941-1945

Naturalization and Citizenship

Newspapers

Obituaries

Probate Records

Public Records

Repositories

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

Courthouse
Archives
Libraries
Museums
Societies
Family History Centers

Family History Centers provide one-on-one assistance and free access to premium genealogical websites. In addition, many centers have free how-to genealogy classes. See Family History Centers for more information. Search the online FHC directory for a nearby family history center.

School Records

Taxation

Vital Records

Burnett County Courthouse
7410 County Road K
Siren, WI 54872;
Phone: 715.349.2173

Register of Deeds has birth, marriage, death records from 1861,
burial records, land records from 1856 and military discharge
records from 1919; Clerk Circuit Court has divorce, court and 
naturalization records from 1856; Probate Court  has probate
records from 1856[2]

Birth Records
Marriage Records
Divorce Records

1965 - 1984 Wisconsin, Divorce Index, 1965-1984 at FamilySearch.org — index

Death Records

Voter Registration

Web Sites

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America, 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002)Burnett County, Wisconsin, p.755

 

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