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Guide to Polk County Wisconsin genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
Polk County Courthouse
100 Polk County Plaza
Balsam Lake, WI 54810
Register of Deeds has birth records from 1858,
marriage records from 1861, death records
from 1866 and land records; Clerk Circuit
has divorce and court records; Registrar in Probate
Probate records 
Places / Localities
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.
Church History and Records
POLK COUNTY REGISTER OF DEEDS 100 Polk County Plaza, Suite 160 Balsam Lake, WI 54810
Phone: 715-485-9240 Fax: 715-485-9202
Crime and Criminals
Ethnic, Political, or Religious Groups
Land and Property
Military History and Records
Naturalization and Citizenship
Archives, Libraries and Museums
Family History Centers
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. page 759 Polk county, Wisconsin (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).