Wisconsin, Calumet County New Holstein Public Library Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)

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New Holstein, Calumet, Wisconsin, United States
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Record Description
Record Type Obituaries
Collection years 1900-2001
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What Is in the Collection?

The collection consists of an obituary card file from the New Holstein Public Library for the years 1900 to 2001. The obituaries came from the "New Holstein Report."

To Browse This Collection

You can browse through images in this collection by visiting the browse page for Wisconsin, Calumet County, New Holstein Public Library Records 1900-2001.

What Can These Records Tell Me?

Depending on the record, these records may contain:

  • Name of deceased, including maiden name of married women
  • Date and Place of Birth
  • Date and Place of Death
  • Date and Place of Burial
  • Marriage Date
  • Name of spouse
  • Death date of spouse
  • Nickname of the deceased
  • Names of survivors

Collection Content

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How Do I Search the Collection?

You can search the index or view the images or both. To begin your search, it is helpful to know:

  • The name of your ancestor
  • The place or date of the event

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What Do I Do Next?

I Found Who I Was Looking For, What Now?

  • Use the birth date to find other church and vital records such as birth, baptism, marriage, and death records. Also search for immigration, military, land and probate records.
  • Use the information to find additional family members in censuses.
  • Repeat this process with additional family members found, to find more generations of the family.
  • Church Records often were kept years before government records were required and are a good source for finding ancestors before 1900.

I Can’t Find Who I’m Looking For, What Now?

  • Try viewing the original record. Indexes and transcriptions may not include all the data found in the original records. Remember that there may be more than one person in the records with the same name.
  • If your ancestor does not have a common name, collect entries for every person who has the same surname. This list can help you identify possible relatives that can be verified by records.
  • If you cannot locate your ancestor in the locality in which you believe they lived, then try searching records of a nearby locality in an area search.
  • Try variant spellings of your ancestor’s name.
  • Remember that sometimes individuals went by nicknames or alternated between using first and middle names. Try searching for these names as well.
  • Search the indexes and records of Wisconsin, United States Genealogy.
  • Search in the FamilySearch Library Catalog


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Collection Citation:

"Wisconsin, Calumet County, New Holstein Public Library Records 1900-2001." Images. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2017. Index based upon data collected by the Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City.


Image citation:

The image citation is available by clicking on the Information tab at the bottom left of the screen. You can browse through images in this collection by visiting the browse page for Wisconsin, Calumet County, New Holstein Public Library Records 1900-2001.


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