Ozaukee County, Wisconsin Genealogy

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Revision as of 20:48, 3 April 2014

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

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Contents

County Courthouse

Ozaukee County Courthouse
121 W Main Street; PO Box 994;
Port Washington, WI 53074
Phone: 262.284.8100

Register  of Deeds has birth, marriage, death,
and land from 1853; Clerk Circuit Court has
divorce, probate and court records; County
Treasurer has tax rolls from 1851 [1]

Historical Facts

Parent County

1853--Ozaukee County was created 7 March 1853 from Washington County. County seat: Port Washington [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

Resources

Bible Records

Biography

Cemeteries

Census

1855 Wisconsin State Census— Free searchable index 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 index 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.

1905 State Census for Ozaukee County at userdb.rootsweb.ancestry.com/census/index/ 17,491 records. Put in the surname, year of census, and county/state.

Church History and Records

Lutheran
  • Records of Trinity Lutheran Church, Cedarburg, in Evangelical Lutheran Church in America database at Archives.com ($).

Court Records

Crime and Criminals

Directories

Ethnic, Political, or Religious Groups

Germans

Archives, Libraries, and Museums
Biographies
Church Records
Cemetery Records
Court Records
Histories
Immigration/emigration/migration
Maps
Newspapers
Societies

Gazetteers

Genealogy

History

Land and Property

Maps

Migration

Military History and Records

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

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 758 Pepin Wisconsin (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).