Kewaunee County, Wisconsin

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[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Wisconsin]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''Kewaunee County'''
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Guide to '''Kewaunee 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 =  County
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| state = Wisconsin
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| founded year = 1852
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| founded date = April 16
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| seat = Kewaunee
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| building address = <br>[http://www.wisconline.com/counties/kewaunee/ Kewaunee County Courthouse]<br>613 Dodge Street<br>Kewaunee, WI 54216<br>Phone: 920.388.7133 <br>}}
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
== History ==
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<br>[http://www.wisconline.com/counties/kewaunee/ Kewaunee County Courthouse]<br>613 Dodge Street<br>Kewaunee, WI 54216<br>Phone: 920.388.7133 <br>
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Register of Deeds has birth and land records from 1873, <br>marriage and death records from 1874; Register in Probate<br>has probate records from 1867 <ref name="Handybook">The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. page 757 Kewaunee County, Wisconsin (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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== Historical Facts ==
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1852--'''Kewaunee County was created 16 April 1852&nbsp;from[[Door_County,_Wisconsin|Door]] County.&nbsp; '''County seat:''' Kewaunee <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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1852--Kewaunee County was created 16 April 1852&nbsp;from[[Door County, Wisconsin|Door]] County.&nbsp; County seat: Kewaunee <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  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Brown_County,_Wisconsin|Brown]]
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*[[Brown County, Wisconsin|Brown]]  
*[[Door_County,_Wisconsin|Door]]
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*[[Door County, Wisconsin|Door]]  
*[[Manitowoc_County,_Wisconsin|Manitowoc]]
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*[[Manitowoc County, Wisconsin|Manitowoc]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== Bible Records  ====
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==== Biography  ====
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
  
==== Church ====
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==== Census ====
  
==== Court ====
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==== Church History and Records ====
  
==== Land ====
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==== Court Records&nbsp; ====
  
==== Local Histories ====
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Records 1858-1950 are housed at:
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'''Archives &amp; Area Research Center'''<br>Cofrin Library, University of Wisconsin - Green Bay <br>2420 Nicolet Dr. <br>Green Bay, WI 54311-7001 <br>Phone: (920) 465-2539 <br>E-mail: archives@uwgb.edu <br>Website: www.uwgb.edu/library/spc/ <br>Facebook: University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Archives &amp; Area Research Center
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<br>Name Searchable Index Available online at:&nbsp; http://webapps.uwgb.edu/collections/<br>Circuit Court&nbsp;Record Request form located on our website at:&nbsp; http://www.uwgb.edu/library/spc/requests/<br>
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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&nbsp;  ====
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Tax Rolls, 1852-1985 are housed at:
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'''Archives &amp; Area Research Center'''<br>Cofrin Library, University of Wisconsin - Green Bay <br>2420 Nicolet Dr. <br>Green Bay, WI 54311-7001 <br>Phone: (920) 465-2539 <br>E-mail: archives@uwgb.edu <br>Website: www.uwgb.edu/library/spc/ <br>Facebook: University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Archives &amp; Area Research Center
  
 
==== Maps  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
  
==== Military  ====
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==== Migration  ====
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==== Military History and Records  ====
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==== Naturalization and Citizenship&nbsp; ====
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Records 1850-1950 are housed at:
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'''Archives &amp; Area Research Center'''<br>Cofrin Library, University of Wisconsin - Green Bay <br>2420 Nicolet Dr. <br>Green Bay, WI 54311-7001 <br>Phone: (920) 465-2539 <br>E-mail: archives@uwgb.edu <br>Website: www.uwgb.edu/library/spc/ <br>Facebook: University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Archives &amp; Area Research Center
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<br>Name Searchable Index Available online at:&nbsp; http://webapps.uwgb.edu/collections/<br>Citizenship Record Request form located on our website at:&nbsp; http://www.uwgb.edu/library/spc/requests/<br>
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
==== Newspapers  ====
  
==== Probate  ====
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==== Obituaries  ====
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==== Probate Records  ====
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===== Archives, Libraries and Museums&nbsp;  =====
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'''Archives &amp; Area Research Center'''<br>Cofrin Library, University of Wisconsin - Green Bay <br>2420 Nicolet Dr. <br>Green Bay, WI 54311-7001 <br>Phone: (920) 465-2539 <br>E-mail: archives@uwgb.edu <br>Website: www.uwgb.edu/library/spc/ <br>Facebook: University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Archives &amp; Area Research Center
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===== County Courthouse  =====
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===== Family History Centers  =====
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==== Societies ====
  
 
==== Taxation  ====
 
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== Societies and Libraries ==
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Pre-1907 Birth, Death, and Marriage registrations available at:
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'''Archives &amp; Area Research Center'''<br>Cofrin Library, University of Wisconsin - Green Bay <br>2420 Nicolet Dr. <br>Green Bay, WI 54311-7001 <br>Phone: (920) 465-2539 <br>E-mail: archives@uwgb.edu <br>Website: www.uwgb.edu/library/spc/ <br>Facebook: University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Archives &amp; Area Research Center <br>Birth, Death, and Marriage Request Forms available at:&nbsp; http://www.uwgb.edu/library/spc/requests/<br>
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==== Voting Registers ====
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=200744&subject_disp=Wisconsin%2C+Kewaunee&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*{{FHL|Wisconsin%2C+Kewaunee|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
  
 
== References  ==
 
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Revision as of 01:53, 19 April 2013

United States Gotoarrow.png Wisconsin Gotoarrow.png Kewaunee County

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

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Online Records


County, Wisconsin
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Wisconsin
Location of Wisconsin in the U.S.
Facts
Founded April 16, 1852
County Seat Kewaunee
Courthouse
Address
Kewaunee County Courthouse
613 Dodge Street
Kewaunee, WI 54216
Phone: 920.388.7133

WI Kewaunee.png

Contents

County Courthouse


Kewaunee County Courthouse
613 Dodge Street
Kewaunee, WI 54216
Phone: 920.388.7133

Register of Deeds has birth and land records from 1873,
marriage and death records from 1874; Register in Probate
has probate records from 1867 [1]


Historical Facts

Parent County

1852--Kewaunee County was created 16 April 1852 fromDoor County.  County seat: Kewaunee [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Bible Records

Biography

Cemeteries

Census

Church History and Records

Court Records 

Records 1858-1950 are housed at:

Archives & Area Research Center
Cofrin Library, University of Wisconsin - Green Bay
2420 Nicolet Dr.
Green Bay, WI 54311-7001
Phone: (920) 465-2539
E-mail: archives@uwgb.edu
Website: www.uwgb.edu/library/spc/
Facebook: University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Archives & Area Research Center


Name Searchable Index Available online at:  http://webapps.uwgb.edu/collections/
Circuit Court Record Request form located on our website at:  http://www.uwgb.edu/library/spc/requests/

Crime and Criminals

Directories

Ethnic, Political, or Religious Groups

Germans

Gazetteers

Genealogy

History

Land and Property 

Tax Rolls, 1852-1985 are housed at:

Archives & Area Research Center
Cofrin Library, University of Wisconsin - Green Bay
2420 Nicolet Dr.
Green Bay, WI 54311-7001
Phone: (920) 465-2539
E-mail: archives@uwgb.edu
Website: www.uwgb.edu/library/spc/
Facebook: University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Archives & Area Research Center

Maps

Migration

Military History and Records

Naturalization and Citizenship 

Records 1850-1950 are housed at:

Archives & Area Research Center
Cofrin Library, University of Wisconsin - Green Bay
2420 Nicolet Dr.
Green Bay, WI 54311-7001
Phone: (920) 465-2539
E-mail: archives@uwgb.edu
Website: www.uwgb.edu/library/spc/
Facebook: University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Archives & Area Research Center


Name Searchable Index Available online at:  http://webapps.uwgb.edu/collections/
Citizenship Record Request form located on our website at:  http://www.uwgb.edu/library/spc/requests/

Newspapers

Obituaries

Periodicals

Probate Records

Repositories

Archives, Libraries and Museums 

Archives & Area Research Center
Cofrin Library, University of Wisconsin - Green Bay
2420 Nicolet Dr.
Green Bay, WI 54311-7001
Phone: (920) 465-2539
E-mail: archives@uwgb.edu
Website: www.uwgb.edu/library/spc/
Facebook: University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Archives & Area Research Center

County Courthouse
Family History Centers

Societies

Taxation

Vital Records

Pre-1907 Birth, Death, and Marriage registrations available at:

Archives & Area Research Center
Cofrin Library, University of Wisconsin - Green Bay
2420 Nicolet Dr.
Green Bay, WI 54311-7001
Phone: (920) 465-2539
E-mail: archives@uwgb.edu
Website: www.uwgb.edu/library/spc/
Facebook: University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Archives & Area Research Center
Birth, Death, and Marriage Request Forms available at:  http://www.uwgb.edu/library/spc/requests/

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Voting Registers

Web Sites

References

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