Door County, Wisconsin Genealogy

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Revision as of 16:30, 22 September 2009

United States  > Wisconsin > Door County
Door County, Wisconsin in red.

Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1851--Door County was created 11 February 1851 fromBrown County. County seat: Sturgeon Bay [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Peninsula Genealogical Society Website - Door County Cemeteries indexed and many with photos linked to their stones.

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

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Peninsula Genealogical Society - The PGS Website is striving to be a Door County Research Guide, including Cemetery indexes linked with photos of stones as an ongoing project, Pre-1907 Marriage and Death indexes, Obituary index, Bios, and family histories, and where to go to find other sources.

Web Sites

Peninsula Genealogical Society

References

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