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[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Wisconsin]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''Juneau County'''  
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Guide to '''Juneau County Wisconsin ancestry, family history, and genealogy research page.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
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[[United States Genealogy|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Wisconsin Genealogy|Wisconsin]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''Juneau County'''  
  
 
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Juneau County
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| state = Wisconsin
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| founded year = 1856
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| founded date = October 13
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| seat = [[Mauston, Wisconsin|Mauston]]
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| building address = <br>[http://www.juneau.wi.gov/ Juneau County Courthouse]<br>220 E State Street<br>Mauston, WI 53948; <br>Phone. 608.847.9300<br>}}
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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<br>[http://www.juneau.wi.gov/ Juneau County Courthouse]<br>220 E State Street<br>Mauston, WI 53948; <br>Phone. 608.847.9300<br><br>Register of Deeds has birth, marriage and death records from 1880 <br>and land records from 1854; Clerk Court has divorce and court records; <br>Regstrar in Probate has probate records<ref name="Handybook">The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. page 757 Juneau County, Wisconsin (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
 
<br>[http://www.juneau.wi.gov/ Juneau County Courthouse]<br>220 E State Street<br>Mauston, WI 53948; <br>Phone. 608.847.9300<br><br>Register of Deeds has birth, marriage and death records from 1880 <br>and land records from 1854; Clerk Court has divorce and court records; <br>Regstrar in Probate has probate records<ref name="Handybook">The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. page 757 Juneau County, Wisconsin (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
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== Historical Facts  ==
 
== Historical Facts  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
1856--Juneau County was created 13 October 1856&nbsp;from [[Adams County, Wisconsin|Adams ]]County.&nbsp;County seat: Mauston <ref name="Handybook">The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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1856--Juneau County was created 13 October 1856&nbsp;from [[Adams County, Wisconsin Genealogy|Adams ]]County.&nbsp;County seat: Mauston <ref name="Handybook">The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
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For animated maps illustrating Wisconsin County boundary changes, [http://www.mapofus.org/wisconsin/ "Rotating Formation Wisconsin County Boundary Maps"] (1790-1961) may be viewed for free at the MapofUS.org website.
  
 
==== Record Loss  ====
 
==== Record Loss  ====
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For a list of record loss in Wisconsin Counties see: [http://www.genealogyinc.com/wisconsin/wi-counties/#courthouse Wisconsin Counties with Burned Courthouses]
  
 
== Places / Localities  ==
 
== Places / Localities  ==
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Adams County, Wisconsin|Adams]]  
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[[Adams County, Wisconsin Genealogy|Adams]] {{•}} [[Columbia County, Wisconsin Genealogy|Columbia]] {{•}} [[Jackson County, Wisconsin Genealogy|Jackson]] {{•}} [[Monroe County, Wisconsin Genealogy|Monroe]] {{•}} [[Sauk County, Wisconsin Genealogy|Sauk]] {{•}} [[Vernon County, Wisconsin Genealogy|Vernon]] {{•}} [[Wood County, Wisconsin Genealogy|Wood]]
*[[Columbia County, Wisconsin|Columbia]]  
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<center>[[Image:{{WI Juneau County, Wisconsin Clickable Neighbors}}]]</center>
*[[Jackson County, Wisconsin|Jackson]]  
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*[[Monroe County, Wisconsin|Monroe]]  
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*[[Sauk County, Wisconsin|Sauk]]  
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*[[Vernon County, Wisconsin|Vernon]]  
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*[[Wood County, Wisconsin|Wood]]
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== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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*[http://usgwarchives.net/wi/juneau.htm Cemeteries Listed at US&nbsp;Gen Web Archives]  
 
*[http://usgwarchives.net/wi/juneau.htm Cemeteries Listed at US&nbsp;Gen Web Archives]  
*[http://www.usgwarchives.org/wi/cemetery/juneau.html Cemeteries Listed at Wi/US Gen Web]  
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/wi/cemetery/juneau.html Cemeteries Listed at Wi/US Gen Web]  
 
*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/mapCems.cgi?countryer=4&stater=51&countyId=3020 Find a grave Juneau County Cemetery Map]  
 
*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/mapCems.cgi?countryer=4&stater=51&countyId=3020 Find a grave Juneau County Cemetery Map]  
 
*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=csr&CScnty=3020 Find a grave Juneau County Cemetery List]
 
*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=csr&CScnty=3020 Find a grave Juneau County Cemetery List]
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==== Census  ====
 
==== Census  ====
  
==== Church History and Records ====
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==== Church History and Records ====
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*[[Mauston,_Wisconsin#Church_Records]]
  
 
==== Court Records  ====
 
==== Court Records  ====
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==== Genealogy  ====
 
==== Genealogy  ====
  
==== History ====
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==== History ====
  
 
==== Land and Property  ====
 
==== Land and Property  ====
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==== Maps  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
  
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*[http://www.mapofus.org/wisconsin/ Old Antique Atlases &amp; Maps of Wisconsin]
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~wijuneau/Townships.html Juneau County Township Map]&nbsp; (simple map showing Townships)  
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~wijuneau/Townships.html Juneau County Township Map]&nbsp; (simple map showing Townships)  
 
*[http://wisconsin.hometownlocator.com/maps/countymap,cfips,057,c,juneau.cfm WI Home Town Locator Outline of Juneau County over google map]
 
*[http://wisconsin.hometownlocator.com/maps/countymap,cfips,057,c,juneau.cfm WI Home Town Locator Outline of Juneau County over google map]
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==== Military History and Records  ====
 
==== Military History and Records  ====
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===== Civil War  =====
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Civil War service men from Juneau County served in various regiments. Men often joined a company (within a regiment) that originated in their county. Listed below are many companies or regiments that were formed from men of Juneau County. <br>
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:- [[6th Regiment, Wisconsin Infantry|6th Regiment, Wisconsin Infantry]], Company K
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:- [[10th Regiment, Wisconsin Infantry|10th Regiment, Wisconsin Infantry]], Companies E and H
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*[[Mauston, Wisconsin#History]]
  
 
==== Naturalization and Citizenship  ====
 
==== Naturalization and Citizenship  ====
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==== Newspapers  ====
 
==== Newspapers  ====
  
*[http://search.ancestry.com/Places/US/Wisconsin/Juneau/Default.aspx ancestry.com&nbsp; Juneau County Search]&nbsp;&nbsp; ($ requires ancestry.com subscription)
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/Places/US/Wisconsin/Juneau/Default.aspx ancestry.com Juneau County Search] (requires ancestry.com subscription)
  
 
==== Obituaries  ====
 
==== Obituaries  ====
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==== Repositories  ====
 
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See also a List of [http://www.genealogyinc.com/wisconsin/wi-society-archive/ Wisconsin Archives, Libraries, Publications, Historical Genealogical Societies]
  
 
===== Archives, Libraries and Museums  =====
 
===== Archives, Libraries and Museums  =====
  
*[http://www.wisconsinhistory.org/libraryarchives/arcnet/stevens.asp Wisconsin Historical Society - Area Research Center&nbsp;] -&nbsp; Stevens Point
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*[http://www.wisconsinhistory.org/libraryarchives/arcnet/stevens.asp Wisconsin Historical Society - Area Research Center] - Stevens Point
  
 
===== County Courthouse  =====
 
===== County Courthouse  =====
  
 
===== Family History Centers  =====
 
===== Family History Centers  =====
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*{{FamilySearch Centers Intro}}
  
 
==== Societies  ====
 
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
  
===== Birth  =====
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===== Birth Records  =====
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*1826 - 1926 {{RecordSearch|1708703|Wisconsin, Births and Christenings, 1826-1926}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch.org] — index
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*1820 - 1907 {{RecordSearch|1946789|Wisconsin, Birth Index, 1820-1907}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch.org] — index
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*1826 - 1908 [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2544 Wisconsin, Births and Christenings Index, 1826-1908] at [http://home.ancestry.com/ Ancestry.com] — index $
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*1836 - 1930 {{RecordSearch|1708704|Wisconsin, Marriages, 1836-1930}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch.org] — index
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*1973 - 1997 {{RecordSearch|1946794|Wisconsin, Marriage Index, 1973-1997}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch.org] — index
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*1973 - 1997 [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2094 Wisconsin Marriages, 1973-1997] at [http://home.ancestry.com/ Ancestry.com] — index/images $
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===== Divorce Records =====
  
===== Marriage  =====
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*1965 - 1984 {{RecordSearch|1967741|Wisconsin, Divorce Index, 1965-1984}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch.org] — index
  
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===== Death Records =====
  
===== Death =====
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*1867 - 1907 {{RecordSearch|1803975|Wisconsin, Death Records, 1867-1907}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch.org] — index
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*1835 - 1968 {{RecordSearch|1708699|Wisconsin, Deaths and Burials, 1835-1968}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch.org] — index<br>
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*1820 - 1907 {{RecordSearch|1940759|Wisconsin, Death Index, 1820-1907}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch.org] — index
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*1959 - 1997 {{RecordSearch|1947978|Wisconsin, Death Index, 1959-1997}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch.org] — index
  
 
==== Voting Registers  ====
 
==== Voting Registers  ====
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== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
*{{FHL|Wisconsin%2C+Juneau|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}  
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*[http://www.genealogyinc.com/wisconsin/juneau-county/ Juneau County, WI History, Records, Facts and Genealogy]
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*[https://plus.google.com/u/0/communities/101958042548356916194 Wisconsin Genealogy Network Community on Google+]
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*[https://www.facebook.com/groups/166325933433955/ Wisconsin Genealogy Network Group on Facebook]
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*{{FHL|Wisconsin%2C+Juneau|subject|disp=FamilySearch Catalog}}  
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~wijuneau/ US/Wi Gen Web Juneau County Page]<br>  
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~wijuneau/ US/Wi Gen Web Juneau County Page]<br>  
 
*[http://usgwarchives.net/wi/juneau.htm US&nbsp;Gen Web Archives Juneau County]<br>  
 
*[http://usgwarchives.net/wi/juneau.htm US&nbsp;Gen Web Archives Juneau County]<br>  
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*[http://genealogytrails.com/wis/juneau/ Wisconsin Genealogy Trails - Juneau County]<br>  
 
*[http://genealogytrails.com/wis/juneau/ Wisconsin Genealogy Trails - Juneau County]<br>  
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~wiahgp/Juneau/ American History and Genealogy Project - Juneau County]<br>  
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~wiahgp/Juneau/ American History and Genealogy Project - Juneau County]<br>  
*[http://search.ancestry.com/Places/US/Wisconsin/Juneau/Default.aspx ancestry.com Juneau County Search]&nbsp;&nbsp; ($ requires ancestry.com subscription)<br>  
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/Places/US/Wisconsin/Juneau/Default.aspx ancestry.com Juneau County Search] requires ancestry.com subscription)<br>  
*[http://www.cyndislist.com/wi.htm Cyndi's List Wis]&nbsp; (scroll down or search to Juneau County)  
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*[http://www.cyndislist.com/wi.htm Cyndi's List Wis] (scroll down or search to Juneau County)  
 
*[http://www.genealogytoday.com/roots/live.mv?xc=RootsDocumentbyGEO&xo=dirgeo&gc=USA%7CWI%7CJuneau&xz=earth Live Roots - Juneau County]
 
*[http://www.genealogytoday.com/roots/live.mv?xc=RootsDocumentbyGEO&xo=dirgeo&gc=USA%7CWI%7CJuneau&xz=earth Live Roots - Juneau County]
  
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Latest revision as of 21:19, 13 April 2015

Guide to Juneau County Wisconsin ancestry, family history, and genealogy research page. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Juneau County, Wisconsin
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Wisconsin
Location of Wisconsin in the U.S.
Facts
Founded October 13, 1856
County Seat Mauston
Courthouse
Address
Juneau County Courthouse
220 E State Street
Mauston, WI 53948;
Phone. 608.847.9300
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Contents

County Courthouse


Juneau County Courthouse
220 E State Street
Mauston, WI 53948;
Phone. 608.847.9300

Register of Deeds has birth, marriage and death records from 1880
and land records from 1854; Clerk Court has divorce and court records;
Regstrar in Probate has probate records[1]


Historical Facts

Parent County

1856--Juneau County was created 13 October 1856 from Adams County. County seat: Mauston [1]

Boundary Changes

For animated maps illustrating Wisconsin County boundary changes, "Rotating Formation Wisconsin County Boundary Maps" (1790-1961) may be viewed for free at the MapofUS.org website.

Record Loss

For a list of record loss in Wisconsin Counties see: Wisconsin Counties with Burned Courthouses

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Adams  • Columbia  • Jackson  • Monroe  • Sauk  • Vernon  • Wood

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Resources

Bible Records

Biography

Cemeteries

Census

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

Civil War

Civil War service men from Juneau County served in various regiments. Men often joined a company (within a regiment) that originated in their county. Listed below are many companies or regiments that were formed from men of Juneau County.

- 6th Regiment, Wisconsin Infantry, Company K
- 10th Regiment, Wisconsin Infantry, Companies E and H

Naturalization and Citizenship

Newspapers

Obituaries

Periodicals

Probate Records

Repositories

See also a List of Wisconsin Archives, Libraries, Publications, Historical Genealogical Societies

Archives, Libraries and Museums
County Courthouse
Family History Centers
  • Family History Centers provide one-on-one assistance and free access to premium genealogical websites. In addition, many centers have free how-to genealogy classes. See Family History Centers for more information. Search the online FHC directory for a nearby family history center.

Societies

Taxation

Vital Records

Birth Records
Marriage Records
Divorce Records
Death Records

Voting Registers

Web Sites

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. page 757 Juneau County, Wisconsin (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).

 

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