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[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Wisconsin]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''Jackson County'''
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Guide to '''Jackson County Wisconsin genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Jackson County
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| state = Wisconsin
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| founded year = 1853
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| founded date = February 11
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| seat = Black River Falls
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| building address = [http://www.co.jackson.wi.us/ Jackson County Courthouse]<br>307 Main Street<br>Black River Falls, WI 54615; <br>Phone. 715.284.0201}}
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== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.co.jackson.wi.us/ Jackson County Courthouse]<br>307 Main Street<br>Black River Falls, WI 54615; <br>Phone. 715.284.0201
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&nbsp;<br>Register of Deeds has birth, marriage, death, burial and land records; <br>Clerk Court has divorce and court records; Register&nbsp;in Probate has <br>probate records <ref name="Handybook">The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. page 757 Jackson County, Wisconsin (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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== Historical Facts  ==
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[[Image:Andrew Jackson.JPG|thumb|right|400px]]
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The county is named after [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Andrew_Jackson President Andrew Jackson] (1767-1845).<ref>[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_counties_in_Wisconsin "List of counties in Wisconsin,"] Wikipedia.</ref>
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==== Parent County  ====
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1853--Jackson County was&nbsp;created 11 February 1853&nbsp;from[[La Crosse County, Wisconsin|La Crosse]] County.&nbsp; <br>County seat: Black River Falls <ref name="Handybook">The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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==== Boundary Changes  ====
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==== Record Loss  ====
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== Places / Localities  ==
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==== Populated Places  ====
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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*[[Clark County, Wisconsin|Clark]]
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*[[Eau Claire County, Wisconsin|Eau Claire]]  
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*[[Juneau County, Wisconsin|Juneau]]
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*[[La Crosse County, Wisconsin|La Crosse]]
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*[[Monroe County, Wisconsin|Monroe]]
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*[[Trempealeau County, Wisconsin|Trempealeau]]
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*[[Wood County, Wisconsin|Wood]]
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== Resources  ==
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==== Bible Records  ====
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==== Biography  ====
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==== Cemeteries  ====
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*[http://www.billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=114840 Colwell Cemetery, Taylor] BillionGraves. May be in part a family plot, there are Colwell burials here.
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==== Census  ====
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1855 Wisconsin State Census— Free Indexed 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 Historical Records: Wisconsin 1855 State Census] 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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==== Church History and Records  ====
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==== Court Records  ====
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==== Crime and Criminals  ====
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==== Directories  ====
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==== Ethnic, Political, or Religious Groups  ====
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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  ====
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==== 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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==== Newspapers  ====
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==== Obituaries  ====
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==== Periodicals  ====
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==== Probate Records  ====
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A wiki article describing an online collection is found at:
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[[Wisconsin Probate Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)|Wisconsin Probate Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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==== Repositories  ====
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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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==== Societies  ====
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==== Taxation  ====
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==== Vital Records  ====
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===== Birth  =====
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===== Marriage  =====
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===== Divorce  =====
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===== Death  =====
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==== Voting Registers  ====
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== Web Sites  ==
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*{{FHL|Wisconsin%2C+Jackson|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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== References  ==
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Revision as of 01:38, 19 April 2013

United States Gotoarrow.png Wisconsin Gotoarrow.png Jackson County

Guide to Jackson County Wisconsin genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

Hand and keyboard.jpg Wisconsin
Online Records


Jackson County, Wisconsin
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Wisconsin
Location of Wisconsin in the U.S.
Facts
Founded February 11, 1853
County Seat Black River Falls
Courthouse
Address Jackson County Courthouse
307 Main Street
Black River Falls, WI 54615;
Phone. 715.284.0201

WI Jackson.png

Contents

County Courthouse

Jackson County Courthouse
307 Main Street
Black River Falls, WI 54615;
Phone. 715.284.0201

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

Historical Facts

Andrew Jackson.JPG

The county is named after President Andrew Jackson (1767-1845).[2]

Parent County

1853--Jackson County was created 11 February 1853 fromLa Crosse County. 
County seat: Black River Falls [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Bible Records

Biography

Cemeteries

Census

1855 Wisconsin State Census— Free Indexed images to the 1855 Wisconsin State Census can be viewed on the FamilySearch Historical Records: Wisconsin 1855 State Census 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

A wiki article describing an online collection is found at:

Wisconsin Probate Records (FamilySearch Historical 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. 1.0 1.1 The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. page 757 Jackson County, Wisconsin (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
  2. "List of counties in Wisconsin," Wikipedia.