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''[[United States|United States ]] > [[Wisconsin|Wisconsin]] > Marinette County'' [[Image:WI Marinette.png|thumb|right|475px]]  
 
''[[United States|United States ]] > [[Wisconsin|Wisconsin]] > Marinette County'' [[Image:WI Marinette.png|thumb|right|475px]]  
  
== County Courthouse  ==
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== Historical Facts ==
 
 
1926 Hall Ave.<br>Marinette, WI 54143-1717<br>
 
 
 
[http://www.marinettecounty.com/departments/?department=729bda5d0642 County Clerk]<br>
 
 
 
== History ==
 
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1879--'''Marinette County was&nbsp;created 27 February 1879&nbsp;from [[Oconto County, Wisconsin|Oconto]] County.&nbsp;&nbsp; '''County seat:''' Marinette <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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1879--Marinette County was&nbsp;created 27 February 1879&nbsp;from [[Oconto County, Wisconsin|Oconto]] County.&nbsp;&nbsp; County seat: Marinette <ref name="Handybook">The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
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==== Populated Places  ====
 
==== Populated Places  ====
  
'''Towns'''
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Towns  
  
 
*Amberg  
 
*Amberg  
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*Wausaukee
 
*Wausaukee
  
'''Villages'''
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Villages  
  
 
*Coleman  
 
*Coleman  
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*Wausaukee
 
*Wausaukee
  
'''Cities'''
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Cities  
  
 
*Marinette  
 
*Marinette  
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== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== Bible Records ====
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==== Biography ====
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
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*[http://amberghistory.org/cemetery/cemetery.html Amberg Cemetery (complete list of people buried there)]<br>
 
*[http://amberghistory.org/cemetery/cemetery.html Amberg Cemetery (complete list of people buried there)]<br>
  
==== Church  ====
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==== Census ====  
  
==== Court  ====
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==== Church History and Records ====
  
==== Ethnic, Political, or Religious Groups ====
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==== Court Records ====
===== Germans =====
 
  
==== Land  ====
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==== Crime and Criminals ====
  
==== Local Histories ====
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==== Directories ====
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==== Ethnic, Political, or Religious Groups ====
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===== Germans  =====
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==== Gazetteers ====
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==== Genealogy ====
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==== History ====  
  
 
*[http://www.villageofcoleman.com/ Coleman Home Page (includes history)]<br>  
 
*[http://www.villageofcoleman.com/ Coleman Home Page (includes history)]<br>  
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*[http://www.wisconsinhistory.org/wmh/archives/search.aspx?area=browse&volume=75&articleID=38451 "Richard T. Ely and the development of the Wisconsin cutover"] by Robert Gough<br>  
 
*[http://www.wisconsinhistory.org/wmh/archives/search.aspx?area=browse&volume=75&articleID=38451 "Richard T. Ely and the development of the Wisconsin cutover"] by Robert Gough<br>  
 
*[http://lj.uwpress.org/cgi/content/abstract/14/2/171 "Colonizing the Cutover: Wisconsin's Progressive-Era Experiments in Rural Planning"] by Susan O. Haswell and Arnold R. Alanen<br>
 
*[http://lj.uwpress.org/cgi/content/abstract/14/2/171 "Colonizing the Cutover: Wisconsin's Progressive-Era Experiments in Rural Planning"] by Susan O. Haswell and Arnold R. Alanen<br>
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==== Land and Property ====
  
 
==== Maps  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
  
==== Military ====
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==== Migration ====
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==== Military History and Records ====
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==== Naturalization and Citizenship ====  
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
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[http://www.peshtigotimes.net/ Peshtigo Times]<br>  
 
[http://www.peshtigotimes.net/ Peshtigo Times]<br>  
  
==== Probate ====
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==== Obituaries ====
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==== Periodicals ====  
  
==== Taxation ====
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==== Probate Records ====
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==== Repositories ====
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===== Archives, Libraries and Museums =====
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University of Wisconsin Digital Collections
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Digital collections include:
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*[http://digicoll.library.wisc.edu/cgi-bin/WI/WI-idx?type=header&id=WI.Platbook1912 Standard atlas of Marinette County, Wisconsin]&nbsp;(1912)
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*[http://digicoll.library.wisc.edu/cgi-bin/WI/WI-idx?type=header&id=WI.Platbook1905 Sectional map of Marinette County] showing ownership of lands, location of churches, cemetaries, school houses, roads, rural mail routes, railroads, etc.; (1905)
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*Yearbooks and other Marinette County [http://digicoll.library.wisc.edu/cgi-bin/WI/WI-idx?type=browse&scope=WI.MarinetteCoLocHist local history records] (mostly 1920's).
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===== County Courthouse =====
  
==== Vital Records  ====
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1926 Hall Ave.<br>Marinette, WI 54143-1717<br>
  
*[http://www.marinettecounty.com/departments/links/?department=2ce81d5e7364&subdepartment=4389e2a6301f Ordering Vital Records for Marinette County]<br>
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[http://www.marinettecounty.com/departments/?department=729bda5d0642 County Clerk]<br>  
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===== Family History Centers =====
  
== Societies and Libraries  ==
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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*[[Marinette Wisconsin Family History Center]]
  
=== Amberg History Society  ===
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==== Societies ====  
  
*[http://amberghistory.org/cemetery/cemetery.html Amberg Cemetery] listing
 
 
*Searchable [http://amberghistory.org/ Museum catalog] of the society's&nbsp;main collections, including quarrying, lumbering, and railroad artifacts; pioneer photos; veterans exhibit; and archival items such as old school records.
 
*Searchable [http://amberghistory.org/ Museum catalog] of the society's&nbsp;main collections, including quarrying, lumbering, and railroad artifacts; pioneer photos; veterans exhibit; and archival items such as old school records.
  
=== Marinette County Historical Society ===
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Amberg History Society
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*[http://amberghistory.org/cemetery/cemetery.html Amberg Cemetery] listing
  
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Marinette County Historical Society\
 
[http://www.marinettecountyhistory.org/index.php Marinette County Historical Society] &amp; Marinette County Logging Museum<br>P.O. Box 262<br>Marinette, WI 54143<br>(715) 732-0831  
 
[http://www.marinettecountyhistory.org/index.php Marinette County Historical Society] &amp; Marinette County Logging Museum<br>P.O. Box 262<br>Marinette, WI 54143<br>(715) 732-0831  
  
Publishes&nbsp;a quarterly newsletter, ''The Historian'', which includes original articles of interest to the Marinette County area, photographs, maps, book reviews, and other items of local and regional interest.  
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Publishes&nbsp;a quarterly newsletter, ''The Historian'', which includes original articles of interest to the Marinette County area, photographs, maps, book reviews, and other items of local and regional interest.
  
=== University of Wisconsin Digital Collections ===
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Wisconsin Historical Society
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Search the [http://www.wisconsinhistory.org/vitalrecords/ Wisconsin Genealogy Index], on-line index of 2.5 million birth, marriage and death records. &nbsp;See other collections and search strategy resources available on the&nbsp;[http://www.wisconsinhistory.org/genealogy/ Wisconsin Historical Society]&nbsp;Genealogy page. &nbsp;This organization's web site was named one of the top 101 genealogy websites in 2010.<br>  
  
Digital collections include:
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==== Taxation  ====
  
*[http://digicoll.library.wisc.edu/cgi-bin/WI/WI-idx?type=header&id=WI.Platbook1912 Standard atlas of Marinette County, Wisconsin]&nbsp;(1912)
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==== Vital Records  ====
*[http://digicoll.library.wisc.edu/cgi-bin/WI/WI-idx?type=header&id=WI.Platbook1905 Sectional map of Marinette County] showing ownership of lands, location of churches, cemetaries, school houses, roads, rural mail routes, railroads, etc.; (1905)
 
*Yearbooks and other Marinette County [http://digicoll.library.wisc.edu/cgi-bin/WI/WI-idx?type=browse&scope=WI.MarinetteCoLocHist local history records] (mostly 1920's).
 
  
=== Wisconsin Historical Society ===
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===== Birth =====
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===== Marriage =====
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===== Divorce =====
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===== Death =====
  
Search the [http://www.wisconsinhistory.org/vitalrecords/ Wisconsin Genealogy Index], on-line index of 2.5 million birth, marriage and death records. &nbsp;See other collections and search strategy resources available on the&nbsp;[http://www.wisconsinhistory.org/genealogy/ Wisconsin Historical Society]&nbsp;Genealogy page. &nbsp;This organization's web site was named one of the top 101 genealogy websites in 2010.<br>  
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*[http://www.marinettecounty.com/departments/links/?department=2ce81d5e7364&subdepartment=4389e2a6301f Ordering Vital Records for Marinette County]<br>
 
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==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
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==== Voting Registers ====
 
 
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
 
*[[Marinette Wisconsin Family History Center]]
 
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==

Revision as of 00:41, 23 March 2012

United States  > Wisconsin > Marinette County
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Historical Facts

Parent County

1879--Marinette County was created 27 February 1879 from Oconto County.   County seat: Marinette [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Towns

  • Amberg
  • Athelstane
  • Beaver
  • Beecher
  • Dunbar
  • Goodman
  • Grover
  • Lake
  • Middle Inlet
  • Niagara
  • Pembine
  • Peshtigo
  • Porterfield
  • Pound
  • Silver Cliff
  • Stephenson
  • Wagner
  • Wausaukee

Villages

  • Coleman
  • Crivitz
  • Pound
  • Wausaukee

Cities

  • Marinette
  • Niagara
  • Peshtigo

Neighboring Counties

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

Peshtigo Times

Obituaries

Periodicals

Probate Records

Repositories

Archives, Libraries and Museums

University of Wisconsin Digital Collections Digital collections include:

County Courthouse

1926 Hall Ave.
Marinette, WI 54143-1717

County Clerk

Family History Centers

Societies

  • Searchable Museum catalog of the society's main collections, including quarrying, lumbering, and railroad artifacts; pioneer photos; veterans exhibit; and archival items such as old school records.

Amberg History Society

Marinette County Historical Society\ Marinette County Historical Society & Marinette County Logging Museum
P.O. Box 262
Marinette, WI 54143
(715) 732-0831

Publishes a quarterly newsletter, The Historian, which includes original articles of interest to the Marinette County area, photographs, maps, book reviews, and other items of local and regional interest.

Wisconsin Historical Society Search the Wisconsin Genealogy Index, on-line index of 2.5 million birth, marriage and death records.  See other collections and search strategy resources available on the Wisconsin Historical Society Genealogy page.  This organization's web site was named one of the top 101 genealogy websites in 2010.

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).