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{{Wisconsin-stub}}''[[United States|United States ]] > [[Wisconsin|Wisconsin]] > Milwaukee County'' [[Image:WI Milwaukee.png|thumb|right|475px]]  
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{{Wisconsin-stub}}[[United States|United States ]] > [[Wisconsin|Wisconsin]] > Milwaukee County [[Image:WI Milwaukee.png|thumb|right|475px]]  
  
== County Courthouse  ==
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== Historical Facts ==
 
 
== History ==
 
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1834--'''Milwaukee County was created 6 September 1834&nbsp;from [[Brown County, Wisconsin|Brown and]][[Iowa County, Wisconsin|Iowa]] Counties.<br>'''County seat:''' Milwaukee <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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1834--Milwaukee County was created 6 September 1834&nbsp;from [[Brown County, Wisconsin|Brown and]][[Iowa County, Wisconsin|Iowa]] Counties.<br>County seat: Milwaukee <ref name="Handybook">The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
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== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== Bible Records ====
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==== Biography ====
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
  
 
==== Census  ====
 
==== Census  ====
<blockquote>'''''Wisconsin State Census—''''' The following Winconsin state censuses are digitized, indexed, and available on-line at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch.org]:&nbsp; [https://familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1443825 1855], [https://familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1443778 1875], [https://familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1443713 1885], [https://familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1443712 1895], and [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1443899 1905].&nbsp; <br> </blockquote>
 
==== Church  ====
 
  
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<blockquote>Wisconsin State Census— The following Winconsin state censuses are digitized, indexed, and available on-line at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch.org]:&nbsp; [https://familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1443825 1855], [https://familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1443778 1875], [https://familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1443713 1885], [https://familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1443712 1895], and [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1443899 1905].&nbsp; <br> </blockquote>
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==== Church History and Records ====
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==== Court Records ====
  
==== Court  ====
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==== Crime and Criminals ====
  
 
==== Directories  ====
 
==== Directories  ====
  
[http://www.fold3.com Fold3.com] ($) has [http://www.fold3.com/title_663/city_directories_milwaukee Milwaukee City Directories 1861-1892] (3 yrs. missing) available online. The collection is part of Fold3.com's "premium content" which requires a subscription to view, or can be viewed for free at a [[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers|Family History Center]].<br>
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[http://www.fold3.com Fold3.com] ($) has [http://www.fold3.com/title_663/city_directories_milwaukee Milwaukee City Directories 1861-1892] (3 yrs. missing) available online. The collection is part of Fold3.com's "premium content" which requires a subscription to view, or can be viewed for free at a [[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers|Family History Center]].<br>  
  
 
==== Ethnic, Political, or Religious Groups  ====
 
==== Ethnic, Political, or Religious Groups  ====
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===== Germans  =====
 
===== Germans  =====
  
'''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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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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==== Gazetteers ====
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==== Genealogy ====
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==== History ====  
  
==== Local Histories  ====
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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  ====
 
==== Newspapers  ====
  
==== Probate ====
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==== Periodicals ====  
  
==== Taxation  ====
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==== Probate Records ====
  
==== Vital Records ====
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===== Archives, Libraries and Museums =====
  
== Societies and Libraries  ==
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Milwaukee Public Library
 
 
=== Milwaukee Public Library ===
 
  
 
814 W. Wisconsin Avenue<br>Milwaukee, WI 53233<br>(414) 286-3000<br>  
 
814 W. Wisconsin Avenue<br>Milwaukee, WI 53233<br>(414) 286-3000<br>  
  
 
See the library's [http://www.mpl.org/file/hum_genealogy.htm Genealogy page] for online and other collections.  
 
See the library's [http://www.mpl.org/file/hum_genealogy.htm Genealogy page] for online and other collections.  
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===== County Courthouse =====
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===== Family History Centers =====
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==== Taxation  ====
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===== Birth =====
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===== Marriage =====
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===== Divorce =====
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===== Death =====
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==== Voting Registers ====
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==

Revision as of 16:22, 26 March 2012

Template:Wisconsin-stubUnited States  > Wisconsin > Milwaukee County
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Historical Facts

Parent County

1834--Milwaukee County was created 6 September 1834 from Brown andIowa Counties.
County seat: Milwaukee [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Bible Records

Biography

Cemeteries

Census

Wisconsin State Census— The following Winconsin state censuses are digitized, indexed, and available on-line at FamilySearch.org1855, 1875, 1885, 1895, and 1905

Church History and Records

Court Records

Crime and Criminals

Directories

Fold3.com ($) has Milwaukee City Directories 1861-1892 (3 yrs. missing) available online. The collection is part of Fold3.com's "premium content" which requires a subscription to view, or can be viewed for free at a Family History Center.

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

Milwaukee Public Library

814 W. Wisconsin Avenue
Milwaukee, WI 53233
(414) 286-3000

See the library's Genealogy page for online and other collections.

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).