Outagamie County, Wisconsin Genealogy

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''[[United States|United States ]] > [[Wisconsin|Wisconsin]] > Outagamie County'' [[Image:WI Outagamie.png|thumb|right|475px]]  
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Guide to '''Outagamie County Wisconsin genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
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[http://www.outagamie.org/ Outagamie County Courthouse ]<br>410 S Walnut Street<br>Appleton, WI 54911 <br>Phone: 920.832.5077
  
[[Wisconsin, Outagamie County Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)|Wisconsin, Outagamie County Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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Register of Deeds has birth, marriage, death records from 1852; <br>Clerk Court has divorce; court records from 1855; Register in <br>Probate has probate records from 1855<ref name="Handybook">The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. page 758 Pepin Wisconsin (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
== History ==
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== Historical Facts ==
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1851--'''Outagamie County was created 17 February 1851&nbsp;from[[Brown County, Wisconsin|Brown]] and [[Winnebago County, Wisconsin|Winnebago]] Counties.<br>'''County seat: '''Appleton <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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1851--Outagamie County was created 17 February 1851&nbsp;from[[Brown County, Wisconsin|Brown]] and [[Winnebago County, Wisconsin|Winnebago]] Counties.<br>County seat: Appleton <ref name="Handybook">The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
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'''''1855 Wisconsin State Census—''''' Free unindexed Internet images to the 1855 Wisconsin State Census can be viewed on the [http://pilot.familysearch.org/recordsearch/start.html#p=collectionDetails;c=1443825;t=browsable;w=0 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.<br>  
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1855 Wisconsin State Census— Free searchable 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 Record Search] 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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1885 Wisconsin State Census— Free searchable images to the 1885 Wisconsin State Census can be viewed on the [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1443713 FamilySearch Record Search] 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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==== Court Records&nbsp; ====
  
'''A wiki article describing an online collection is found at:'''
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Circuit, County, and Municipal Court case files from 1852-1981 are held at:  
  
[[Wisconsin, Outagamie County Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)|Wisconsin, Outagamie County Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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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: [http://www.uwgb.edu/library/spc/ http://www.uwgb.edu/library/spc/] <br>Facebook: University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Archives &amp; Area Research Center<br>Request form available at: http://www.uwgb.edu/library/spc/requests/<br>
  
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Tax Rolls from 1855-1980 are 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: http://www.uwgb.edu/library/spc/ <br>Facebook: University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Archives &amp; Area Research Center<br>
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A wiki article describing an online collection is found at:
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[[Wisconsin, Outagamie County Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)|Wisconsin, Outagamie County Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
  
 
==== Maps  ====
 
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Declarations of Intention and Naturalization records from 1852-1963 are 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: http://www.uwgb.edu/library/spc/ <br>Facebook: University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Archives &amp; Area Research Center<br>Online index available:&nbsp;http://webapps.uwgb.edu/collections/
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Request form available at: http://www.uwgb.edu/library/spc/requests/<br>
  
 
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*Partial index to obituaries and death notices published in Appleton newspapers. There are complete records for 1853-71; 1874; 1920-22; 1939-42; 1944; 1948-52; 1958-1960; 1970; 1980; 1981; 1992-94, and January 1, 2001 to December 6, 2011. Some records from 1848; 1875; 1889; 1899; 1923; 1930; 1945; 1954; 1957; 1969; 1971-73; 1981; 1982; 1987; and 1991 have been indexed.
 
*Partial index to obituaries and death notices published in Appleton newspapers. There are complete records for 1853-71; 1874; 1920-22; 1939-42; 1944; 1948-52; 1958-1960; 1970; 1980; 1981; 1992-94, and January 1, 2001 to December 6, 2011. Some records from 1848; 1875; 1889; 1899; 1923; 1930; 1945; 1954; 1957; 1969; 1971-73; 1981; 1982; 1987; and 1991 have been indexed.
  
==== Probate ====
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==== Periodicals ====
  
'''A wiki article describing an online collection is found at:'''
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==== Probate Records  ====
  
[[Wisconsin, Outagamie County Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)|Wisconsin, Outagamie County Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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Case files from 1853-1958 are available at:
  
==== Taxation  ====
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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: http://www.uwgb.edu/library/spc/ <br>Facebook: University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Archives &amp; Area Research Center<br>Online Index available at:&nbsp; http://webapps.uwgb.edu/collections/
  
==== Vital Records  ====
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Request form available at: http://www.uwgb.edu/library/spc/requests/<br>
  
== Societies and Libraries  ==
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A wiki article describing an online collection is found at:
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[[Wisconsin, Outagamie County Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)|Wisconsin, Outagamie County Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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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: http://www.uwgb.edu/library/spc/ <br>Facebook: University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Archives &amp; Area Research Center<br>
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Family History Centers<br>
  
 
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]  
 
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]  
 
*[[Appleton Wisconsin Family History Center]]
 
*[[Appleton Wisconsin Family History Center]]
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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: http://www.uwgb.edu/library/spc/ <br>Facebook: University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Archives &amp; Area Research Center<br>Request forms available at: http://www.uwgb.edu/library/spc/requests/<br>&nbsp;
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==== Voting Registers  ====
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
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Guide to Outagamie County Wisconsin genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Contents

County Courthouse

Outagamie County Courthouse
410 S Walnut Street
Appleton, WI 54911
Phone: 920.832.5077

Register of Deeds has birth, marriage, death records from 1852;
Clerk Court has divorce; court records from 1855; Register in
Probate has probate records from 1855[1]

Historical Facts

Parent County

1851--Outagamie County was created 17 February 1851 fromBrown and Winnebago Counties.
County seat: Appleton [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Bible Records

Biography

Cemeteries

Census

1855 Wisconsin State Census— Free searchable images to the 1855 Wisconsin State Census can be viewed on the FamilySearch Record Search 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.

1885 Wisconsin State Census— Free searchable images to the 1885 Wisconsin State Census can be viewed on the FamilySearch Record Search 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 

Circuit, County, and Municipal Court case files from 1852-1981 are held 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: http://www.uwgb.edu/library/spc/
Facebook: University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Archives & Area Research Center
Request form available 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 from 1855-1980 are 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: http://www.uwgb.edu/library/spc/
Facebook: University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Archives & Area Research Center




A wiki article describing an online collection is found at:

Wisconsin, Outagamie County Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)

Maps

Migration

Military History and Records

Naturalization and Citizenship 

Declarations of Intention and Naturalization records from 1852-1963 are 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: http://www.uwgb.edu/library/spc/
Facebook: University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Archives & Area Research Center
Online index available: http://webapps.uwgb.edu/collections/

Request form available at: http://www.uwgb.edu/library/spc/requests/

Newspapers

Obituaries

Appleton Public Library Obituary Index: Appleton is situated on the fox River, in Outagamie, Calument and Winnebago counties.

  • Partial index to obituaries and death notices published in Appleton newspapers. There are complete records for 1853-71; 1874; 1920-22; 1939-42; 1944; 1948-52; 1958-1960; 1970; 1980; 1981; 1992-94, and January 1, 2001 to December 6, 2011. Some records from 1848; 1875; 1889; 1899; 1923; 1930; 1945; 1954; 1957; 1969; 1971-73; 1981; 1982; 1987; and 1991 have been indexed.

Periodicals

Probate Records

Case files from 1853-1958 are 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: http://www.uwgb.edu/library/spc/
Facebook: University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Archives & Area Research Center
Online Index available at:  http://webapps.uwgb.edu/collections/

Request form available at: http://www.uwgb.edu/library/spc/requests/


A wiki article describing an online collection is found at:

Wisconsin, Outagamie County Records (FamilySearch Historical 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: http://www.uwgb.edu/library/spc/
Facebook: University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Archives & Area Research Center

County Courthouse
Family History Centers

Family History Centers

Societies

Taxation

Vital Records

 Pre-1907 birth, marriage, and death registrations are available on microfilm 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: http://www.uwgb.edu/library/spc/
Facebook: University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Archives & Area Research Center
Request forms available at: http://www.uwgb.edu/library/spc/requests/
 

Voting Registers

Web Sites

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. page 758 Pepin Wisconsin (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).