Jackson County, Wisconsin Genealogy

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County Courthouse

History

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The county is named after President Andrew Jackson (1767-1845).[1]

Parent County

1853--Jackson County was created 11 February 1853 fromLa Crosse County. 
County seat: Black River Falls [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

1855 Wisconsin State Census— Free Indexed images to the 1855 Wisconsin State Census can be viewed on the FamilySearch Historical Records: Wisconsin 1855 State Census This census includes name of head of family, individuals in the household by sex and race, number of deaf and dumb, blind, insane and foreign born.

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

A wiki article describing an online collection is found at:

Wisconsin Probate Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

References

  1. "List of counties in Wisconsin," Wikipedia.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).