Difference between revisions of "Sawyer County, Wisconsin Genealogy"

From FamilySearch Wiki
Jump to: navigation, search
(Sawyer Wisconsin)
(added cemetery table)
 
(55 intermediate revisions by 13 users not shown)
Line 1: Line 1:
{{Wisconsin-stub}}[[United States|United States&nbsp;]] &gt; [[Wisconsin|Wisconsin]]&nbsp;&gt; Sawyer County <br>
+
[[United States Genealogy|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Wisconsin Genealogy|Wisconsin]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''Sawyer County'''
 +
 
 +
Guide to '''Sawyer County Wisconsin ancestry, family history, and genealogy research page.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
 +
 
 +
{{Click|Image:WI_ORP.png|Wisconsin Online Genealogy Records}}
 +
 
 +
{{Infobox U.S. County
 +
| county = Sawyer County
 +
| county_map =
 +
| state = Wisconsin
 +
| state_map = Wisconsin.png
 +
| latd =
 +
| longd =
 +
| founded year = 1848
 +
| founded date = March 11
 +
| seat = [[Hayward, Wisconsin|Hayward]]
 +
| building image =
 +
| building address = Sawyer County Courthouse<br>10610 Main; PO Box 273; <br>Hayward, WI 54843<br>Phone: 715.634.4866<br>[http://www.sawyercountygov.org/ Sawyer County Courthouse] }}
 +
 
 +
[[Image:WI Sawyer.png|thumb|right|275px|WI Sawyer.png]]
 +
 
 +
== County Information ==
 +
 
 +
==== Sawyer County, Wisconsin Record Dates ====
 +
 
 +
{| width="100%" cellspacing="1" cellpadding="1" border="1"
 +
|-
 +
| width="100%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" colspan="6" |
 +
<center>'''Beginning Dates for Major County Records'''</center>
 +
|-
 +
| width="16.6%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[#Vital_Records|Birth]]'''
 +
| width="16.6%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[#Vital_Records|Marriage]]'''
 +
| width="16.6%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[#Vital_Records|Death]]'''
 +
| width="16.6%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[#Census|Census]]'''
 +
| width="16.6%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | [[#Land and Property|'''Land''']]
 +
| width="16.6%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[#Probate Records|Probate]]'''
 +
|-
 +
| width="16.6%" align="center" |1869
 +
| width="16.6%" align="center" |1883
 +
| width="16.6%" align="center" |
 +
| width="16.6%" align="center" |1890
 +
| width="16.6%" align="center" |1883
 +
| width="16.6%" align="center" |1900
 +
|}
  
<br>
 
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
[http://www.sawyercountygov.org/ Sawyer County Courthouse]<br>10610 Main; PO Box 273; <br>Hayward, WI 54843<br>Phone: 715.634.4866 <br><br>Register of Deeds has birth, marriage, death, burial divorce, probate,<br>Court and land records <ref name="Handybook">The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. page 759 Sawyer County, Wisconsin (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
+
[http://www.sawyercountygov.org/ Sawyer County Courthouse]<br>10610 Main; PO Box 273; <br>Hayward, WI 54843<br>Phone: 715.634.4866 <br><br>[http://www.sawyercountygov.org/Departments/RegisterofDeeds/tabid/110/Default.aspx Register of Deeds] has birth, marriage, death, burial divorce, probate,<br>Court and land records <ref name="Handybook">The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. page 759 Sawyer County, Wisconsin (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
[[Image:WI Sawyer.png|thumb|right|475px|WI Sawyer.png]]  
+
[[Image:WI Sawyer.png|thumb|right|475px|WI Sawyer.png]]
  
 
== Historical Facts  ==
 
== Historical Facts  ==
Line 13: Line 55:
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
1883--Sawyer County was created 10&nbsp;March 1883&nbsp;from [[Ashland County, Wisconsin|Ashland and]] [[Chippewa County, Wisconsin|Chippewa]] Counties. County seat:&amp;nbsp. Hayward <ref name="Handybook">The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
+
1883--Sawyer County was created 10&nbsp;March 1883&nbsp;from [[Ashland County, Wisconsin Genealogy|Ashland and]] [[Chippewa County, Wisconsin Genealogy|Chippewa]] Counties. County seat:&amp;nbsp. Hayward <ref name="Handybook">The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 +
 +
For animated maps illustrating Wisconsin County boundary changes, [http://www.mapofus.org/wisconsin/ "Rotating Formation Wisconsin County Boundary Maps"] (1790-1961) may be viewed for free at the MapofUS.org website.
  
 
==== Record Loss  ====
 
==== Record Loss  ====
 +
 +
There is no known history of courthouse disasters in this county.
  
 
== Places / Localities  ==
 
== Places / Localities  ==
Line 25: Line 71:
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Ashland County, Wisconsin|Ashland]]  
+
[[Ashland County, Wisconsin Genealogy|Ashland]] {{•}} [[Barron County, Wisconsin Genealogy|Barron]] {{•}} [[Bayfield County, Wisconsin Genealogy|Bayfield]] {{•}} [[Douglas County, Wisconsin Genealogy|Douglas]] {{•}} [[Price County, Wisconsin Genealogy|Price]] {{•}} [[Rusk County, Wisconsin Genealogy|Rusk]] {{•}} [[Washburn County, Wisconsin Genealogy|Washburn]]
*[[Barron County, Wisconsin|Barron]]  
+
 
*[[Bayfield County, Wisconsin|Bayfield]]  
+
<center>[[Image:{{WI Sawyer County, Wisconsin Clickable Neighbors}}]]</center>
*[[Douglas County, Wisconsin|Douglas]]  
 
*[[Price County, Wisconsin|Price]]  
 
*[[Rusk County, Wisconsin|Rusk]]  
 
*[[Washburn County, Wisconsin|Washburn]]
 
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
Line 38: Line 80:
  
 
==== Biography  ====
 
==== Biography  ====
 +
*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/wi/sawyer/biographies/4corners.txt Index to Sawyer County Names] Includes instructions on how to get information on these names.  USGenWeb Archives
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 +
 +
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/wi/cemetery/sawyer.html Sawyer County Tombstone Photograph Pages] USGenWeb Archives
 +
 +
{| width="75%" cellspacing="1" cellpadding="1" border="1"
 +
|-
 +
| width="30%" bgcolor="#E0E0E0" align="center" | '''Tombstone Transcriptions Online'''
 +
| width="30%" bgcolor="#E0E0E0" align="center" | '''Tombstone Transcriptions in Print'''
 +
| width="30%" bgcolor="#E0E0E0" align="center" | '''List of Cemeteries in the county'''
 +
|-
 +
| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gsr&GSfn=&GSmn=&GSln=&GSbyrel=all&GSby=&GSdyrel=all&GSdy=&GScntry=4&GSst=51&GScnty=3049&GSgrid=&df=all&GSob=n Findagrave.com]
 +
| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | {{FHL|1310495|subject-id|disp=Family History Library}}
 +
| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=csr&CScn=&CScntry=4&CSst=51&CScnty=3049 Findagrave.com]
 +
|-
 +
| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [http://wigenweb.org/sawyer/cemeteries/cemeteries.htm WIGenWeb]
 +
| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=su%3Acemetery+Sawyer+Wisconsin&qt=results_page WorldCat]
 +
| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [https://billiongraves.com/search/results?year_range=5&action=search_cemetery&exact=true&country=United%20States&state=Wisconsin&county=Sawyer&cemetery_name=a#/ Billion Graves]
 +
|-
 +
| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [http://www.usgwarchives.net/wi/sawyer.htm WIGenWeb Archives]
 +
| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" |
 +
| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" |
 +
|-
 +
| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [http://www.epodunk.com/cgi-bin/localList.php?local=23160&locTGroup=Cemeteries&direction=down&sec=0&qty=13&stateAbbv=&stateName= EPodunk]
 +
| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" |
 +
| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" |
 +
|-
 +
| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" |[https://billiongraves.com/pages/search/# Billion Graves]
 +
| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" |
 +
| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" |
 +
|-
 +
| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" colspan="3" | See [[Wisconsin Cemeteries| Wisconsin Cemeteries]] for more information.
 +
|}
  
 
==== Census  ====
 
==== Census  ====
 +
*'''1850''' - [http://wigenweb.org/sawyer/census/1850annuity/index.htm 1850 Missisippi and Lake Superior Chippewa Annuity Roll Records] WIGenWeb project
 +
*'''1858''' - [http://wigenweb.org/sawyer/census/1858lcoannuity.htm 1858 La Pointe Bands and Lac Courte Orielles Bands of Chippewa Annuity Records] WIGenWeb project
 +
=====State Census=====
 +
*'''1855''' - [https://familysearch.org/search/collection/1443825?collectionNameFilter=false 1855 Wisconsin State Census] This census includes name of head of family; other individuals in the household are identified by sex and race, number of deaf and dumb, blind, insane and foreign born.
 +
*'''1865''' - [https://familysearch.org/search/collection/2058670?collectionNameFilter=false 1865 Wisconsin State Census] Name index and images of the 1865 State Census which names the head of household. Most records have been destroyed but schedules exist for the following counties: Dunn, Green, Jackson, Kewaunee, Ozaukee, and Sheboygan.
 +
*'''1875''' - [https://familysearch.org/search/collection/1443778?collectionNameFilter=false 1875 Wisconsin State Census] Identifies head of household by name.
 +
*'''1885''' - {{RecordSearch|1443713|Wisconsin State Census, 1885}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images. Search indexed census.&nbsp; Identifies by name of head of household.&nbsp;&nbsp;Other information is&nbsp;statistical and identifies the rest of the household by race, gender and country of birth.
 +
*'''1885''' - 1885 Wisconsin State Census - [http://wigenweb.org/sawyer/census/1885hayward.htm Residents of the Village of Hayward] WIGenWeb project
 +
*'''1885''' - 1885 Wisconsin State Census - [http://wigenweb.org/sawyer/census/1885rural.htm Rural Residents of Sawyer County] WIGenWeb project
 +
*'''1885''' - 1885 Wisconsin State Census - [http://wigenweb.org/sawyer/census/1885indian.htm Indian Residents of the Lac Courte Oreilles Reservation] WIGenWeb project
 +
*'''1895''' - {{RecordSearch|1443712|Wisconsin State Census, 1895}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images. Identifies head of household by name. Other information is statistical.
 +
*'''1905''' - {{RecordSearch|1443899|Wisconsin State Census, 1905}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — Name index and images of population. Enumerates by name all inhabitants.
 +
=====Federal Census=====
 +
*'''1890''' - [http://wigenweb.org/sawyer/census/1890special.htm All Surviving Soldiers, Sailors, Marines, Widows of the Civil War (War of the Rebellion)] WIGenWeb project
 +
*'''1910''' - [http://wigenweb.org/sawyer/census/1910index.htm 1910 Federal Census Head of Household Index for Sawyer Co.] WIGenWeb project
  
 
==== Church History and Records  ====
 
==== Church History and Records  ====
  
==== Court Records ====
+
*[[Hayward,_Wisconsin#Church_Records| Hayward, Wisconsin Church Records]]
 +
*[http://wigenweb.org/sawyer/churches/churches.htm Churches of Sawyer County] WIGenWeb project
 +
=====First Congregational Church Church, Hayward=====
 +
:*[http://usgwarchives.net/wi/sawyer.htm Historical Notes and Pastors List] USGenWeb Archives
 +
:*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/wi/sawyer/churchrecords/1conbapt.txt Baptisms] USGenWeb Archives
 +
:*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/wi/sawyer/churchrecords/1conmarr.txt Marriages] USGenWeb Archives
 +
:*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/wi/sawyer/churchrecords/1confune.txt Funerals] USGenWeb Archives
 +
 
 +
==== Court Records ====
  
 
==== Crime and Criminals  ====
 
==== Crime and Criminals  ====
  
 
==== Directories  ====
 
==== Directories  ====
 +
*[http://wigenweb.org/sawyer/census/census.htm 1947 Farm Directory for Sawyer County] - Scroll down to alphabetical index. WIGenWeb project
  
 
==== Ethnic, Political, or Religious Groups  ====
 
==== Ethnic, Political, or Religious Groups  ====
Line 62: Line 160:
  
 
==== Land and Property  ====
 
==== Land and Property  ====
 +
*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/wi/sawyer/land/sawy-a-c.txt Land Patents Database, Sawyer County - Surnames A - C] USGenWeb Archives
 +
*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/wi/sawyer/land/sawy-d-g.txt Land Patents Database, Sawyer County - Surnames D - G] USGenWeb Archives
 +
*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/wi/sawyer/land/sawy-h-k.txt Land Patents Database, Sawyer County - Surnames H - K] USGenWeb Archives
 +
*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/wi/sawyer/land/sawy-l-o.txt Land Patents Database, Sawyer County - Surnames L - O] USGenWeb Archives
 +
*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/wi/sawyer/land/sawy-p-s.txt Land Patents Database, Sawyer County - Surnames P - S] USGenWeb Archives
 +
*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/wi/sawyer/land/sawy-t-z.txt Land Patents Database, Sawyer County - Surnames T - Z] USGenWeb Archives
  
 
==== Maps  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
 +
 +
*[http://www.mapofus.org/wisconsin/ Old Antique Atlases &amp; Maps of Wisconsin]
 +
*[http://www.historygeo.com/search/ Family Maps of Sawyer County, Wisconsin] (land patent maps) at HistoryGeo.com ($). Free surname search.
  
 
==== Migration  ====
 
==== Migration  ====
  
 
==== Military History and Records  ====
 
==== Military History and Records  ====
 +
=====Civil War=====
 +
*[http://wigenweb.org/sawyer/military/civilwar.html Individual Civil War Record Biographys] WIGenWeb project
 +
=====World War I=====
 +
*[http://wigenweb.org/sawyer/military/ww1casualties.html Veterans of World War I Casualty List] WIGenWeb project
 +
=====World War II=====
 +
*[http://wigenweb.org/sawyer/military/winterroh.htm Winter's Roll of Honor] - listing of those who served from Winter, Wisconsin. WIGenWeb project
  
 
==== Naturalization and Citizenship  ====
 
==== Naturalization and Citizenship  ====
Line 78: Line 191:
  
 
==== Probate Records  ====
 
==== Probate Records  ====
 +
 +
'''Online Records'''
 +
 +
*'''1800 – 1987''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=9088 Wisconsin Wills and Probate Records 1800-1987] at [http://home.ancestry.com Ancestry.com] — images and index $
 +
*'''1848 – 1948''' {{RecordSearch|1874190|Wisconsin Probate Estate Files 1848-1948}} at [https://familysearch.org FamilySearch] — images
  
 
==== Repositories  ====
 
==== Repositories  ====
 +
 +
See also a List of [http://www.genealogyinc.com/wisconsin/wi-society-archive/ Wisconsin Archives, Libraries, Publications, Historical &amp; Genealogical Societies]
  
 
===== Archives, Libraries and Museums  =====
 
===== Archives, Libraries and Museums  =====
Line 87: Line 207:
 
===== Family History Centers  =====
 
===== Family History Centers  =====
  
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
+
{{FamilySearch Centers Intro}}
  
 
==== Societies  ====
 
==== Societies  ====
 +
 +
'''Sawyer County Historical Society'''<br> PO Box 384<br> Hayward, WI 54843<br>Telephone: 715-634-6075<br>[http://www.sawyercountyhist.org/ Website]<br><br>
 +
 +
'''Wisconsin Historical Society History Center and Archives'''<br> 29270 County Highway G<br>Ashland, WI 54806-9339<br>Telephone: 715-685-2647<br>
 +
[https://nglvc.org/wisconsin-historical-society-history-center-archives.php Website]<br>
  
 
==== Taxation  ====
 
==== Taxation  ====
Line 95: Line 220:
 
==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
  
===== Birth  =====
+
===== Birth Records  =====
 +
 
 +
*1826 - 1926 {{RecordSearch|1708703|Wisconsin, Births and Christenings, 1826-1926}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch.org] — index
 +
*1820 - 1907 {{RecordSearch|1946789|Wisconsin, Birth Index, 1820-1907}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch.org] — index
 +
*1826 - 1908 [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2544 Wisconsin, Births and Christenings Index, 1826-1908] at [http://home.ancestry.com/ Ancestry.com] — index $
 +
*Pre-1907 [http://wigenweb.org/sawyer/births/births.html Sawyer County Births] WIGenWeb project
 +
 
 +
===== Marriage Records  =====
 +
 
 +
*1836 - 1930 {{RecordSearch|1708704|Wisconsin, Marriages, 1836-1930}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch.org] — index
 +
*1973 - 1997 {{RecordSearch|1946794|Wisconsin, Marriage Index, 1973-1997}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch.org] — index
 +
*1973 - 1997 [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=8744 Wisconsin Marriages, 1973-1997] at [http://home.ancestry.com/ Ancestry.com] — index/images $
 +
*Pre-1907 [http://wigenweb.org/sawyer/marriages/marriage.html Marriage Index by Bride or Groom] WIGenWeb project
 +
 
 +
===== Divorce Records =====
  
===== Marriage  =====
+
*1965 - 1984 {{RecordSearch|1967741|Wisconsin, Divorce Index, 1965-1984}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch.org] — index
  
===== Divorce =====
+
===== Death Records =====
  
===== Death =====
+
*1867 - 1907 {{RecordSearch|1803975|Wisconsin, Death Records, 1867-1907}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch.org] — index
 +
*1835 - 1968 {{RecordSearch|1708699|Wisconsin, Deaths and Burials, 1835-1968}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch.org] — index
 +
*1820 - 1907 {{RecordSearch|1940759|Wisconsin, Death Index, 1820-1907}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch.org] — index
 +
*1959 - 1997 {{RecordSearch|1947978|Wisconsin, Death Index, 1959-1997}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch.org] — index
 +
*Pre-1907 [http://wigenweb.org/sawyer/deaths/deaths.html Death Index] WIGenWeb project
  
 
==== Voting Registers  ====
 
==== Voting Registers  ====
Line 107: Line 250:
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
*{{FHL|Wisconsin%2C+Sawyer|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
+
*[http://www.genealogyinc.com/wisconsin/sawyer-county/ Sawyer County, WI History, Records, Facts and Genealogy]
 +
*[https://plus.google.com/u/0/communities/101958042548356916194 Wisconsin Genealogy Network Community on Google+]
 +
*[https://www.facebook.com/groups/166325933433955/ Wisconsin Genealogy Network Group on Facebook]
 +
*{{FHL|Wisconsin%2C+Sawyer|subject|disp=FamilySearch Catalog}}
 +
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~wisawyer/ Sawyer County] WIGenWeb project
 +
*[http://usgwarchives.net/wi/sawyer.htm Sawyer County Archives] USGenWeb Archives
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
  
<references />
+
<references />  
  
 
{{Wisconsin|Wisconsin}}  
 
{{Wisconsin|Wisconsin}}  
  
[[Category:Sawyer_County,_Wisconsin]]
+
[[Category:Wisconsin, United States Files]][[Category:Sawyer County, Wisconsin]]

Latest revision as of 17:22, 30 December 2016

United States Gotoarrow.png Wisconsin Gotoarrow.png Sawyer County

Guide to Sawyer County Wisconsin ancestry, family history, and genealogy research page. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.


{{{link}}}


Sawyer County, Wisconsin
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Wisconsin
Location of Wisconsin in the U.S.
Facts
Founded March 11, 1848
County Seat Hayward
Courthouse
Address Sawyer County Courthouse
10610 Main; PO Box 273;
Hayward, WI 54843
Phone: 715.634.4866
Sawyer County Courthouse
WI Sawyer.png

County Information

Sawyer County, Wisconsin Record Dates

Beginning Dates for Major County Records
Birth Marriage Death Census Land Probate
1869 1883 1890 1883 1900


County Courthouse

Sawyer County Courthouse
10610 Main; PO Box 273;
Hayward, WI 54843
Phone: 715.634.4866

Register of Deeds has birth, marriage, death, burial divorce, probate,
Court and land records [1]

WI Sawyer.png

Historical Facts

Parent County

1883--Sawyer County was created 10 March 1883 from Ashland and Chippewa Counties. County seat:&nbsp. Hayward [1]

Boundary Changes

For animated maps illustrating Wisconsin County boundary changes, "Rotating Formation Wisconsin County Boundary Maps" (1790-1961) may be viewed for free at the MapofUS.org website.

Record Loss

There is no known history of courthouse disasters in this county.

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Ashland  • Barron  • Bayfield  • Douglas  • Price  • Rusk  • Washburn

WI SAWYER.JPG

Resources

Bible Records

Biography

Cemeteries

Tombstone Transcriptions Online Tombstone Transcriptions in Print List of Cemeteries in the county
Findagrave.com Family History Library Findagrave.com
WIGenWeb WorldCat Billion Graves
WIGenWeb Archives
EPodunk
Billion Graves
See Wisconsin Cemeteries for more information.

Census

State Census
Federal Census

Church History and Records

First Congregational Church Church, Hayward

Court Records

Crime and Criminals

Directories

Ethnic, Political, or Religious Groups

Germans

Gazetteers

Genealogy

History

Land and Property

Maps

Migration

Military History and Records

Civil War
World War I
World War II

Naturalization and Citizenship

Newspapers

Obituaries

Periodicals

Probate Records

Online Records

Repositories

See also a List of Wisconsin Archives, Libraries, Publications, Historical & Genealogical Societies

Archives, Libraries and Museums
County Courthouse
Family History Centers

Family History Centers provide one-on-one assistance and free access to premium genealogical websites. In addition, many centers have free how-to genealogy classes. See Family History Center for more information. Search the online FHC directory for a nearby family history center.

Societies

Sawyer County Historical Society
PO Box 384
Hayward, WI 54843
Telephone: 715-634-6075
Website

Wisconsin Historical Society History Center and Archives
29270 County Highway G
Ashland, WI 54806-9339
Telephone: 715-685-2647
Website

Taxation

Vital Records

Birth Records
Marriage Records
Divorce Records
Death Records

Voting Registers

Web Sites

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. page 759 Sawyer County, Wisconsin (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002). Cite error: Invalid <ref> tag; name "Handybook" defined multiple times with different content