Jackson County, Wisconsin Genealogy

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== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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[[Image:Andrew Jackson.JPG|thumb|right|400px|President Andrew Jackson (1767-1845)]]
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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/Andrew_Jackson "Andrew Jackson,"] Wikipedia.</ref>
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1853--'''Jackson County was&nbsp;created 11 February 1853&nbsp;from[[La_Crosse_County,_Wisconsin|La Crosse]] County.&nbsp; '''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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'''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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Revision as of 19:55, 25 May 2010

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

Contents

County Courthouse

History

President Andrew Jackson (1767-1845)

The county is named after President Andrew Jackson (1767-1845).[1]

Parent County

1853--Jackson County was created 11 February 1853 fromLa Crosse County. 
County seat: Black River Falls [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

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

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

References

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