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[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Wisconsin]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''Dane County'''
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
== History ==
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Dane County Courthouse<br>210 Martin Luther King Blvd<br>Madison, WI 53709 <br>Phone. 608.266.4121
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<br>Register of Deeds has birth, marriage, death, land and military records; <br>Clerk Court has divorce, probate and court records <ref name="Handybook">The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. page 756 Dane County, Wisconsin (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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== Historical Facts ==
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
1836, created from Crawford, Iowa and Milwaukee counties.
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1836--Dane County was created 7 December 1836&nbsp;from [[Iowa County, Wisconsin|Crawford, Iowa]] and [[Milwaukee County, Wisconsin|Milwaukee]] Counties.<br>County seat: Madison <ref name="Handybook">The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
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*[[Columbia County, Wisconsin|Columbia]]
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*[[Dodge County, Wisconsin|Dodge]]
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*[[Green County, Wisconsin|Green]]
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*[[Iowa County, Wisconsin|Iowa]]
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*[[Jefferson County, Wisconsin|Jefferson]]
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*[[Rock County, Wisconsin|Rock]]
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*[[Sauk County, Wisconsin|Sauk]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
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==== Bible Records  ====
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==== Biography  ====
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
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==== Church  ====
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*[http://www.interment.net/us/wi/dane.htm Dane County, Wisconsin Cemetery records] (interment.net)
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*[http://graveyards.com/list/WI/Dane Dane County cemeteries] (graveyards.com)
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*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=csr&CScnty=3004 Dane County cemetery list] (findagrave.com)
  
==== Court ====
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==== Census ====
  
==== Land  ====
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1855 Wisconsin State Census— Free indexed searchable images to the 1855 Wisconsin State Census can be viewed on the [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1443825 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.<br>
  
==== Local Histories ====
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1885 Wisconsin State Census— Free indexed searchable images to the 1885 Wisconsin State Census can be viewed on the [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1457854 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.<br>
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==== Land and Property ====
  
 
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===== Archives, Libraries and Museums  =====
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===== County Courthouse  =====
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Dane County's Administrative offices are located in the joint City-County Building at 210 South Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd., directly south of the State Capitol.
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This building houses the Register of Deeds office for the county. It is in this office that both deeds and vital records are filed.
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Nearest public parking is approximately 2 blocks east in the city garage.
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===== Family History Centers  =====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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*[[Madison Wisconsin Family History Center]]
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*[[Sun Prairie Wisconsin Family History Center]]
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
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== Web Sites  ==
 
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*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=200559&subject_disp=Wisconsin%2C+Dane&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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A wiki article describing an online collection is found at:  
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[[Wisconsin, Dane County Naturalization Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)|Wisconsin, Dane County Naturalization Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*{{FHL|Wisconsin%2C+Dane|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://wisconsin-genealogy.com/Dane-County-Genealogy.htm Dane County Genealogy] (Wisconsin Genealogy)<br>
  
 
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Contents

County Courthouse

Dane County Courthouse
210 Martin Luther King Blvd
Madison, WI 53709
Phone. 608.266.4121


Register of Deeds has birth, marriage, death, land and military records;
Clerk Court has divorce, probate and court records [1]

Historical Facts

Parent County

1836--Dane County was created 7 December 1836 from Crawford, Iowa and Milwaukee Counties.
County seat: Madison [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Bible Records

Biography

Cemeteries

Census

1855 Wisconsin State Census— Free indexed 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 indexed 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.

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

Dane County's Administrative offices are located in the joint City-County Building at 210 South Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd., directly south of the State Capitol.

This building houses the Register of Deeds office for the county. It is in this office that both deeds and vital records are filed.

Nearest public parking is approximately 2 blocks east in the city garage.

Family History Centers

Societies

Taxation

Vital Records

Birth
Marriage
Divorce
Death

Voting Registers

Web Sites

A wiki article describing an online collection is found at:

Wisconsin, Dane County Naturalization Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. page 756 Dane County, Wisconsin (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).