Columbia County, Wisconsin Genealogy

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{{Wisconsin-stub}}''[[United States|United States ]] > [[Wisconsin|Wisconsin]] > Columbia County'' [[Image:WI Columbia.png|thumb|right|475px]]  
 
{{Wisconsin-stub}}''[[United States|United States ]] > [[Wisconsin|Wisconsin]] > Columbia County'' [[Image:WI Columbia.png|thumb|right|475px]]  
  
== County Courthouse  ==
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== Historical Facts ==
 
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== History ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1846--'''Columbia County was&nbsp;created 3 February 1846&nbsp;from[[Portage County, Wisconsin|Portage]] County. '''County seat: '''Portage <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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1846--Columbia County was&nbsp;created 3 February 1846&nbsp;from[[Portage County, Wisconsin|Portage]] County. County seat: Portage <ref name="Handybook">The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
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==== Biography ====
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==== Cemeteries  ====
 
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==== Census<br>  ====
 
==== Census<br>  ====
  
'''''1855 Wisconsin State Census—''''' Free unindexed Internet images to the 1855 Wisconsin State Census can be viewed on the [http://pilot.familysearch.org/recordsearch/start.html#p=collectionDetails;c=1443825;t=browsable;w=0 FamilySearch Record Search – Pilot Site.] 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.<br>  
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1855 Wisconsin State Census— Free unindexed Internet images to the 1855 Wisconsin State Census can be viewed on the [http://pilot.familysearch.org/recordsearch/start.html#p=collectionDetails;c=1443825;t=browsable;w=0 FamilySearch Record Search – Pilot Site.] 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.<br>  
  
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==== Court ====
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==== Court Records ====
  
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===== Germans =====
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==== Land ====
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==== Directories ====
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==== Ethnic, Political, or Religious Groups ====
  
==== Local Histories ====
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===== Germans =====
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==== Gazetteers ====
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==== Genealogy ====
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==== History ====
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==== Land and Property ====
  
 
==== Maps  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
  
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==== Migration ====
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==== Military History and Records ====
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==== Naturalization and Citizenship ====  
  
 
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==== Probate  ====
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===== Archives, Libraries and Museums =====
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===== County Courthouse =====
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===== Family History Centers =====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
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===== Birth =====
 
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===== Marriage =====
 
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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==== Voting Registers ====
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==

Revision as of 01:10, 17 March 2012

United States  > Wisconsin > Columbia County
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Contents

Historical Facts

Parent County

1846--Columbia County was created 3 February 1846 fromPortage County. County seat: Portage [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Bible Records

Biography

Cemeteries

Census

1855 Wisconsin State Census— Free unindexed Internet images to the 1855 Wisconsin State Census can be viewed on the FamilySearch Record Search – Pilot Site. 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.

Church History and Records

Court Records

Crime and Criminals

Directories

Ethnic, Political, or Religious Groups

Germans

Gazetteers

Genealogy

History

Land and Property

Maps

Migration

Military History and Records

Naturalization and Citizenship

Newspapers

Obituaries

Periodicals

Probate Records

Repositories

Archives, Libraries and Museums
County Courthouse
Family History Centers

Societies

Taxation

Vital Records

Birth
Marriage
Divorce
Death

Voting Registers

Web Sites

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).