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[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Wisconsin]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''Trempealeau County'''  
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[[United States Genealogy|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Wisconsin Genealogy|Wisconsin]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''Trempealeau County'''  
  
Trempeleau County Courthouse<br>PO Box 67<br> Whitehall, WI 54773-0067<br> Phone: 715.538.2311&nbsp;<br><br>Register of Deeds has birth, marriage, death, burial and land recordsc; <br>Clerk Circuit Court has divorce and court records; Register in Probate<br> has probate records <ref name="HB">''The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America'', 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 760 Trempealeau, Wisconsin</ref><br>
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Guide to '''Trempealeau 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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| seat = [[Whitehall, Wisconsin|Whitehall]]
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| building address = Trempealeau County Courthouse<br>PO Box 67<br> Whitehall, WI 54773-0067<br> Phone: 715.538.2311<br>[http://www.tremplocounty.com/default/ Trempealeau County Website] }}
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== County Courthouse  ==
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Trempeleau County Courthouse<br>PO Box 67<br> Whitehall, WI 54773-0067<br> Phone: 715.538.2311&nbsp;<br><br>Register of Deeds has birth, marriage, death, burial and land recordsc; <br>Clerk Circuit Court has divorce and court records; Register in Probate<br> has probate records <ref name="HB">''The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America'', 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 760 Trempealeau, Wisconsin</ref><br>
  
 
== Historical Facts  ==
 
== Historical Facts  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
1854--Trempealeau County was created 27 January 1854&nbsp;from [[Buffalo County, Wisconsin|Buffalo]], [[Chippewa County, Wisconsin|Chippewa,]] [[Jackson County, Wisconsin|Jackson]] and [[La Crosse County, Wisconsin|La Crosse]] Counties.<br>County seat: Whitehall <ref name="Handybook">The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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1854--Trempealeau County was created 27 January 1854&nbsp;from [[Buffalo County, Wisconsin Genealogy|Buffalo]], [[Chippewa County, Wisconsin Genealogy|Chippewa,]] [[Jackson County, Wisconsin Genealogy|Jackson]] and [[La Crosse County, Wisconsin Genealogy|La Crosse]] Counties.<br>County seat: Whitehall <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  ====
 
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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  ====
  
*[[Buffalo County, Wisconsin|Buffalo]]  
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[[Buffalo County, Wisconsin Genealogy|Buffalo]] {{•}} [[Eau Claire County, Wisconsin Genealogy|Eau Claire]] {{•}} [[Jackson County, Wisconsin Genealogy|Jackson]] {{•}} [[La Crosse County, Wisconsin Genealogy|La Crosse]] {{•}} [[Winona County, Minnesota Genealogy|Winona County, Minnesota]]
*[[Eau Claire County, Wisconsin|Eau Claire]]  
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*[[Jackson County, Wisconsin|Jackson]]  
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*[[La Crosse County, Wisconsin|La Crosse]]  
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*[[Winona County, Minnesota|Winona County, Minnesota]]
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== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== Church History and Records  ====
 
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===== Lutheran  =====
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:*Records of Zion, Trinity, and Edens Lutheran Church, Galesville, in Evangelical Lutheran Church in America database at [http://www.archives.com Archives.com] ($).
  
 
Trempealeau Valley Lutheran Church (Located in Blair, Trempealeau County)  
 
Trempealeau Valley Lutheran Church (Located in Blair, Trempealeau County)  
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==== Directories  ====
 
==== Directories  ====
  
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===== Germans  =====
 
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==== Maps  ====
 
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*[http://www.mapofus.org/wisconsin/ Old Antique Atlases &amp; Maps of Wisconsin]
  
 
==== Migration  ====
 
==== Migration  ====
  
 
==== Military History and Records  ====
 
==== Military History and Records  ====
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Civil War service men from Trempealeau 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 Trempealeau County. <br>
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:- [https://familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/5th_Regiment,_Wisconsin_Infantry, 5th Regiment, Wisconsin Infantry Reorganized], Company G (Men were listed in the Roster as being from the city of Albion, which could have been from the counties of Dane, Trempealeau or Jackson.)<br>
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:- [[8th Regiment, Wisconsin Infantry|8th Regiment, Wisconsin Infantry]], Company I
  
 
==== Naturalization and Citizenship  ====
 
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See also a List of [http://www.genealogyinc.com/wisconsin/wi-society-archive/ Wisconsin Archives, Libraries, Publications, Historical &amp; Genealogical Societies]
  
 
===== Archives, Libraries and Museums  =====
 
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===== Family History Centers  =====
 
===== Family History Centers  =====
  
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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{{FamilySearch Centers Intro}}
  
 
==== Societies  ====
 
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
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===== Birth  =====
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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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*1965 - 1984 {{RecordSearch|1967741|Wisconsin, Divorce Index, 1965-1984}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch.org] — index
  
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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  ====
 
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== Web Sites  ==
 
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*{{FHL|Wisconsin%2C+Trempealeau|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.genealogyinc.com/wisconsin/trempealeau-county/ Trempealeau 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+Trempealeau|subject|disp=FamilySearch Catalog}}
  
 
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Guide to Trempealeau 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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Trempealeau County, Wisconsin
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Wisconsin
Location of Wisconsin in the U.S.
Facts
Founded 1854
County Seat Whitehall
Courthouse
Address Trempealeau County Courthouse
PO Box 67
Whitehall, WI 54773-0067
Phone: 715.538.2311
Trempealeau County Website

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Contents

County Courthouse

Trempeleau County Courthouse
PO Box 67
Whitehall, WI 54773-0067
Phone: 715.538.2311 

Register of Deeds has birth, marriage, death, burial and land recordsc;
Clerk Circuit Court has divorce and court records; Register in Probate
has probate records [1]

Historical Facts

Parent County

1854--Trempealeau County was created 27 January 1854 from Buffalo, Chippewa, Jackson and La Crosse Counties.
County seat: Whitehall [2]

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

Buffalo  • Eau Claire  • Jackson  • La Crosse  • Winona County, Minnesota

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Resources

Bible Records

Biography

Cemeteries

Census

Church History and Records

Lutheran
  • Records of Zion, Trinity, and Edens Lutheran Church, Galesville, in Evangelical Lutheran Church in America database at Archives.com ($).

Trempealeau Valley Lutheran Church (Located in Blair, Trempealeau County)

Court Records

Crime and Criminals

Directories

Ethnic, Political, or Religious Groups

Native Americans
Norwegian
English
Germans
Canada
Ireland
French

Gazetteers

Genealogy

History

Land and Property

Maps

Migration

Military History and Records

Civil War

Civil War service men from Trempealeau 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 Trempealeau County.

- 5th Regiment, Wisconsin Infantry Reorganized, Company G (Men were listed in the Roster as being from the city of Albion, which could have been from the counties of Dane, Trempealeau or Jackson.)
- 8th Regiment, Wisconsin Infantry, Company I

Naturalization and Citizenship

Newspapers

Obituaries

Periodicals

Probate Records

A wiki article describing an online collection is found at:

Wisconsin Probate Records (FamilySearch Historical 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. The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America, 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 760 Trempealeau, Wisconsin
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).

 

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