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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States ]] > [[Wisconsin|Wisconsin]] > Portage County''  
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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States ]] > [[Wisconsin|Wisconsin]] > Portage County'' [[Image:WI Portage.png|thumb|right|475px|Portage County, Wisconsin in red.]]
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1836--'''Portage County was created 7 December 1836&nbsp;from [[Brown_County,_Wisconsin|Brown]], [[Crawford_County,_Wisconsin|Crawford]], [[Iowa_County,_Wisconsin|Iowa]] and[[Milwaukee_County,_Wisconsin|Milwaukee]] Counties.<br>'''County seat: '''Stevens Point <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1836--'''Portage County was created 7 December 1836&nbsp;from [[Brown County, Wisconsin|Brown]], [[Crawford County, Wisconsin|Crawford]], [[Iowa County, Wisconsin|Iowa]] and[[Milwaukee County, Wisconsin|Milwaukee]] Counties.<br>'''County seat: '''Stevens Point <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Adams_County,_Wisconsin|Adams]]
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*[[Adams County, Wisconsin|Adams]]  
*[[Marathon_County,_Wisconsin|Marathon]]
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*[[Marathon County, Wisconsin|Marathon]]  
*[[Shawano_County,_Wisconsin|Shawano]]
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*[[Shawano County, Wisconsin|Shawano]]  
*[[Waupaca_County,_Wisconsin|Waupaca]]
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*[[Waupaca County, Wisconsin|Waupaca]]  
*[[Waushara_County,_Wisconsin|Waushara]]
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*[[Waushara County, Wisconsin|Waushara]]  
*[[Wood_County,_Wisconsin|Wood]]
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*[[Wood County, Wisconsin|Wood]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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== References  ==
 
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[[Category:Portage_County,_Wisconsin]]
 
[[Category:Portage_County,_Wisconsin]]

Revision as of 20:09, 2 February 2009

United States  > Wisconsin > Portage County
Portage County, Wisconsin in red.

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1836--Portage County was created 7 December 1836 from Brown, Crawford, Iowa andMilwaukee Counties.
County seat: Stevens Point [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).