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[http://www.co.washburn.wi.us/ Washburn County Courthouse]<br>10 W 4th Avenue<br>Shell Lake, WI 54871<br>Phone: 715.468.4600&nbsp;<br><br>Register of Deeds has birth, marriage, death and land records<br>marriage, death and land records from 1883; Clerk Court has <br>divorce, probate and court records from 1883 <ref name="HB">''The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America'', 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 760 Washburn County, Wisconsin</ref><br>
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[[United States Genealogy|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Wisconsin Genealogy|Wisconsin]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''Washburn County'''
  
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Guide to '''Washburn County Wisconsin ancestry, family history, and genealogy research page.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
  
[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Wisconsin]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''Washburn County'''
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WASHBURN COUNTY REGISTER OF DEEDS
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== County Courthouse ==
  
  10-4th Ave
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[http://www.co.washburn.wi.us/ Washburn County Courthouse]<br>10 W 4th Avenue<br>Shell Lake, WI 54871<br>Phone: 715.468.4600&nbsp;<br><br>Register of Deeds has birth, marriage, death and land records<br>marriage, death and land records from 1883; Clerk Court has <br>divorce, probate and court records from 1883 <ref name="HB">''The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America'', 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 760 Washburn County, Wisconsin</ref><br>
PO Box 607
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Shell Lake, WI Phone: 715-468-4616 Fax: 715-468-4658
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WASHBURN COUNTY REGISTER OF DEEDS
  
<br>WASHBURN COUNTY GOVERNMENT
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10-4th Ave PO Box 607 Shell Lake, WI Phone: 715-468-4616 Fax: 715-468-4658
  
  established 1883
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WASHBURN COUNTY GOVERNMENT
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http://www.co.washburn.wi.us/  
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established 1883
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<br> http://www.co.washburn.wi.us/  
  
 
== Historical Facts  ==
 
== Historical Facts  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
1883--Washburn County was created 27 March 1883&nbsp;from[[Burnett County, Wisconsin|Burnett]] County.&nbsp; County seat: Shell Lake <ref name="Handybook">The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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1883--Washburn County was created 27 March 1883&nbsp;from[[Burnett County, Wisconsin Genealogy|Burnett]] County.&nbsp; County seat: Shell Lake <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]
  
 
Washburn County, Wisconsin Link:  
 
Washburn County, Wisconsin Link:  
  
http://www.wisconline.com/counties/washburn/  
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[http://www.wisconline.com/counties/washburn/ Washburn County]
  
 
== Places / Localities  ==
 
== Places / Localities  ==
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Barron County, Wisconsin|Barron]]  
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[[Barron County, Wisconsin Genealogy|Barron]] {{•}} [[Bayfield County, Wisconsin Genealogy|Bayfield]] {{•}} [[Burnett County, Wisconsin Genealogy|Burnett]] {{•}} [[Douglas County, Wisconsin Genealogy|Douglas]] {{•}} [[Rusk County, Wisconsin Genealogy|Rusk]] {{•}} [[Sawyer County, Wisconsin Genealogy|Sawyer]]
*[[Bayfield County, Wisconsin|Bayfield]]  
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*[[Burnett County, Wisconsin|Burnett]]  
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<center>[[Image:{{WI Washburn County, Wisconsin Clickable Neighbors}}]]</center>
*[[Douglas County, Wisconsin|Douglas]]  
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*[[Rusk County, Wisconsin|Rusk]]  
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*[[Sawyer County, Wisconsin|Sawyer]]
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== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== Land and Property  ====
 
==== Land and Property  ====
  
==== Maps ====
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==== Maps ====
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*[http://www.mapofus.org/wisconsin/ Old Antique Atlases & Maps of Wisconsin]
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*[http://www.historygeo.com/search/ Family Maps of Washburn County, Wisconsin] (land patent maps) at HistoryGeo.com ($). Free surname search.
  
 
==== Migration  ====
 
==== Migration  ====
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See also a List of [http://www.genealogyinc.com/wisconsin/wi-society-archive/ Wisconsin Archives, Libraries, Publications, Historical & 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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==== Societies  ====
 
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
  
===== Birth  =====
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*1826 - 1926 {{RecordSearch|1708703|Wisconsin, Births and Christenings, 1826-1926}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch.org] — index1820 - 1907 {{RecordSearch|1946789|Wisconsin, Birth Index, 1820-1907}} 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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===== Divorce Records =====
  
===== Marriage  =====
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*1965 - 1984 {{RecordSearch|1967741|Wisconsin, Divorce Index, 1965-1984}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch.org] — index
  
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===== Death Records =====
  
===== Death =====
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*1867 - 1907 {{RecordSearch|1803975|Wisconsin, Death Records, 1867-1907}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch.org] — index<br>
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*1835 - 1968 {{RecordSearch|1708699|Wisconsin, Deaths and Burials, 1835-1968}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch.org] — index
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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  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
*{{FHL|Wisconsin%2C+Washburn|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.genealogyinc.com/wisconsin/washburn-county/ Washburn 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+Washburn|subject|disp=FamilySearch Catalog}}
  
 
== References  ==
 
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Latest revision as of 15:16, 27 March 2015

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Guide to Washburn 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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Contents

County Courthouse

Washburn County Courthouse
10 W 4th Avenue
Shell Lake, WI 54871
Phone: 715.468.4600 

Register of Deeds has birth, marriage, death and land records
marriage, death and land records from 1883; Clerk Court has
divorce, probate and court records from 1883 [1]

WASHBURN COUNTY REGISTER OF DEEDS

10-4th Ave PO Box 607 Shell Lake, WI Phone: 715-468-4616 Fax: 715-468-4658

WASHBURN COUNTY GOVERNMENT

established 1883


http://www.co.washburn.wi.us/

Historical Facts

Parent County

1883--Washburn County was created 27 March 1883 fromBurnett County.  County seat: Shell Lake [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

Washburn County, Wisconsin Link:

Washburn County

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Barron  • Bayfield  • Burnett  • Douglas  • Rusk  • Sawyer

WI WASHBURN.JPG

Resources

Bible Records

Biography

Cemeteries

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

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

 

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