Vernon County, Wisconsin Genealogy

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{{Wisconsin-stub}}''[[United States|United States ]] > [[Wisconsin|Wisconsin]] > Vernon County'' [[Image:WI Vernon.png|thumb|right|475px]]  
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'''1862 - '''Vernon County was created 22 March 1862 by the renaming of [[Bad Ax County, Wisconsin|Bad Ax County]]. '''County seat:''' Viroqua <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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1862 - Vernon County was created 22 March 1862 by the renaming of [[Bad Ax County, Wisconsin|Bad Ax County]]. County seat: Viroqua <ref name="Handybook">The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
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In the town of Forest is the [http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=88506&CScn=Mount+Tabor&CScntry=4&CSst=51& Mount Tabor Cemetery]. It is located in a very rural part of the county, on [http://maps.google.com/maps?q=Mount+Tabor+Cemetery,+Hillsboro,+WI&hl=en&ll=43.711378,-90.452456&spn=0.023731,0.055575&sll=37.0625,-95.677068&sspn=52.68309,113.818359&oq=mount+tabor+cemetery&hq=Mount+Tabor+Cemetery,&hnear=Hillsboro,+Vernon,+Wisconsin&t=h&z=15 County Highway V]. Even though the cemetery is listed under the town of [http://www.townofforest.com/community-resources Forest, Wisconsin], google maps places the cemetery in Hillsboro, Wisconsin. A common surname in this cemetery is Cox.  
 
In the town of Forest is the [http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=88506&CScn=Mount+Tabor&CScntry=4&CSst=51& Mount Tabor Cemetery]. It is located in a very rural part of the county, on [http://maps.google.com/maps?q=Mount+Tabor+Cemetery,+Hillsboro,+WI&hl=en&ll=43.711378,-90.452456&spn=0.023731,0.055575&sll=37.0625,-95.677068&sspn=52.68309,113.818359&oq=mount+tabor+cemetery&hq=Mount+Tabor+Cemetery,&hnear=Hillsboro,+Vernon,+Wisconsin&t=h&z=15 County Highway V]. Even though the cemetery is listed under the town of [http://www.townofforest.com/community-resources Forest, Wisconsin], google maps places the cemetery in Hillsboro, Wisconsin. A common surname in this cemetery is Cox.  
  
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Revision as of 20:09, 26 March 2012

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Contents

Historical Facts

Parent County

1862 - Vernon County was created 22 March 1862 by the renaming of Bad Ax County. County seat: Viroqua [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Bible Records

Biography

Cemeteries

In the town of Forest is the Mount Tabor Cemetery. It is located in a very rural part of the county, on County Highway V. Even though the cemetery is listed under the town of Forest, Wisconsin, google maps places the cemetery in Hillsboro, Wisconsin. A common surname in this cemetery is Cox.

Census

Church History and Records

Court Records

Crime and Criminals

Directories

Ethnic, Political, or Religious Groups

Germans

Gazetteers

Genealogy

History

Land and Property

Maps

Migration

Military History and Records

Naturalization and Citizenship

Newspapers

Obituaries

Periodicals

Probate Records

Repositories

Archives, Libraries and Museums
County Courthouse
Family History Centers

Introduction to LDS Family History Centers

Societies

Taxation

Vital Records

Birth
Marriage
Divorce
Death

Voting Registers

Web Sites

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).