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State genealogical and historical societies may have records and services to help you with your research.
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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Wisconsin|Wisconsin]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Wisconsin_Societies|Wisconsin Societies]]''<br>
  
For a list of helpful books with addresses of county genealogical and historical societies in Wisconsin, see the "Archives and Libraries" and "Societies" sections of the [http://www.familysearchwiki.org/../united-states-research-outline United States Research Outline](30972).
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Genealogical, historical, lineage, veteran, and ethnic societies often collect, transcribe, and publish information that can be helpful to genealogists. Lineage societies, such as the DAR, Colonial Dames, and the Sons of the American Revolution, require members to prove they are descended from people such as colonists or soldiers. National lineage societies such as the DAR are described in [[United States Societies]].  
  
Many counties also have local historical and genealogical societies. You can find local society addresses by using directories cited in the "Societies" section of the United States Research Outline (30972). Also see the "Archives and Libraries" section of this outline.
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Genealogical and historical societies can provide historical information about families in the area or ancestors of society members.  
  
=== Web Sites ===
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Genealogical and historical societies occasionally publish transcriptions of original records. Most publish quarterly periodicals, a few of which are listed in [[Wisconsin Periodicals|Periodicals]]. Use the [[Periodical Source Index (PERSI)]] to find periodicals and articles for Wisconsin localities. State genealogical and historical societies may have records and services to help you with your research. Many counties also have local historical and genealogical societies.
  
http://home.wi.rr.com/genealogywis/genesocs.htm
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For a list of helpful books with addresses of county genealogical and historical societies in [[Wisconsin|Wisconsin]], see [[Wisconsin Archives and Libraries|Wisconsin Archives and Libraries]] and ' [[United States Archives and Libraries|United States Archives and Libraries]] and [[United States Societies|United States Societies]].  
  
http://www.daddezio.com/society/hill/SH-WI-NDX.html
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=== Web Sites  ===
  
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*[http://www.wsgs.org/ Wisconsin State Genealogical Society]
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*[http://www.wsgs.org/cpage.php?pt=23 Wisconsin State Genealogical Society Affiliated Societies]
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*[http://www.wisconsinhistory.org/ Wisconsin Historical Society]
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*[http://www.wisconsinhistory.org/localhistory/directory/index.asp Directory of Wisconsin Local Historical Organizations]
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*[http://www.genealogyforum.com/gfaol/resource/WI/GS1.htm Wisconsin Genealogical Societies]
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Latest revision as of 19:40, 15 January 2013

United States Gotoarrow.png Wisconsin Gotoarrow.png Wisconsin Societies

Genealogical, historical, lineage, veteran, and ethnic societies often collect, transcribe, and publish information that can be helpful to genealogists. Lineage societies, such as the DAR, Colonial Dames, and the Sons of the American Revolution, require members to prove they are descended from people such as colonists or soldiers. National lineage societies such as the DAR are described in United States Societies.

Genealogical and historical societies can provide historical information about families in the area or ancestors of society members.

Genealogical and historical societies occasionally publish transcriptions of original records. Most publish quarterly periodicals, a few of which are listed in Periodicals. Use the Periodical Source Index (PERSI) to find periodicals and articles for Wisconsin localities. State genealogical and historical societies may have records and services to help you with your research. Many counties also have local historical and genealogical societies.

For a list of helpful books with addresses of county genealogical and historical societies in Wisconsin, see Wisconsin Archives and Libraries and ' United States Archives and Libraries and United States Societies.

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