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[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Wisconsin]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''Washington County'''
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Guide to '''Washington County Wisconsin genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
== History ==
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[http://www.co.washington.wi.us/ Washington County Courthouse]<br>432 E Washington Street<br>West Bend, WI 53095<br>Phone: 262.335.4301 <br><br>County Clerk has birth, marriage, and death records from 1850, <br>divorce and court records from 1849; Register in Probate has probate<br>records from 1851 <ref name="HB">''The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America'', 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 760 Washington, Wisconsin</ref><br>
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== Historical Facts ==
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1836--'''Washington County was created from Brown and Milwaukee Counties. <br>'''County seat:''' West Bend&nbsp;
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1836--Washington County was created 7 December 1836&nbsp;from [[Brown County, Wisconsin|Brown]] and[[Milwaukee County, Wisconsin|Milwaukee]] Counties. <br>County seat: West Bend <ref name="Handybook">The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
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*[[Dodge County, Wisconsin|Dodge]]
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*[[Fond du Lac County, Wisconsin|Fond du Lac]]
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*[[Milwaukee County, Wisconsin|Milwaukee]]
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*[[Ozaukee County, Wisconsin|Ozaukee]]
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*[[Sheboygan County, Wisconsin|Sheboygan]]
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*[[Waukesha County, Wisconsin|Waukesha]]
  
 
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Archives, Libraries, and Museums<br>Biographies<br>Church Records<br>Cemetery Records<br>Court Records<br>Histories<br>Immigration/emigration/migration<br>Maps<br>Newspapers<br>Societies
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*[http://www.historygeo.com/search/ Family Maps of Washington County, Wisconsin] (land patent maps) at HistoryGeo.com ($). Free surname search.
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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*[[West Bend Wisconsin Family History Center]]
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== Web Sites  ==
 
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*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=201082&subject_disp=Wisconsin%2C+Washington&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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Revision as of 05:12, 19 April 2013

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

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Contents

County Courthouse

Washington County Courthouse
432 E Washington Street
West Bend, WI 53095
Phone: 262.335.4301

County Clerk has birth, marriage, and death records from 1850,
divorce and court records from 1849; Register in Probate has probate
records from 1851 [1]

Historical Facts

Parent County

1836--Washington County was created 7 December 1836 from Brown andMilwaukee Counties.
County seat: West Bend [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Bible Records

Biography

Cemeteries

Census

Church History and Records

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

Archives, Libraries and Museums
County Courthouse
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), p. 760 Washington, Wisconsin
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).