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Dane County, Wisconsin

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  • Barbara Danthine O'Connell (1929 - 2006)
    Barbara Danthine O'Connell, age 76, of Appleton, died at her home on Friday, May 19, 2006. She was born on May 31, 1929, in Madison, Wisconsin, to the late Brigadier General George E. and Amelia Danthi...
  • Amelia O'Connell (1906 - d.)
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  • Col. George Earl O'Connell (1904 - 1977)
    His tombstone says he was a Col., but his daughter's obituary says he was a Brig. Gen. I'm going with the headstone unless I find a record that says otherwise. He served in the US Army during World War...
  • Maud Augusta Parish (1854 - 1915)
    Page 165 Record of ch of Seth and Rachel (Lewis 1023 v p 150 Vol. X) Belden. Henry (1445) d Darien, Wis., Jany. 20, 1856, m Mar. 27, 1831, Hannah Loveland of Hinsdale, Mass., b 1808, d Oct. 15, 1877,...
  • Charles Edward Parish (1850 - 1932)
    Page 455 CHARLES E. PARISH , editor and publisher of the Stoughton Courier, was born in Albe, a suburban village of Troy, New York, October 24, 1850. His parents, William and Esther Parish, were nati...

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Dane County was formed in 1836 as a territorial county and organized in 1839. It was named after Nathan Dane, a Massachusetts delegate to the Congress of the Confederation who helped carve Wisconsin out of the Northwest Territory. Dane County was settled in the 1840s by settlers from New England. It contains the city of Madison, the state capitol. It also contains the Ho-Chunk Indian Reservation.

Adjacent Counties


  • Edgarton (part)
  • Fitchburg
  • Madison (County Seat)
  • Middleton
  • Monona
  • Stoughton
  • Sun Prairie
  • Verona

Other Towns, Villages & Communities: Albion, Alden's Corners, Ashton, Ashton Corners, Baker's Corners, Basco, Belleville (part), Berry, Black Earth, Blooming Grove, Blue Mounds, Bristol, Brooklyn (part), Burke, Cambridge (part), Christiana, Cottage Grove, Cross Plains, Daleyville, Dane, Deansville, Deerfield, DeForest, Door Creek, Dunkirk, Dunn, East Bristol, Elvers, Five Points, Forward, Hanerville, Highwood, Hillside, Hoffman Corners, Hope, Indian Heights, Kegonsa, Kingsley Corners, Klevenville, London (part), Lutheran Hill, Maple Bluff, Marshall, Martinsville, Marxville, Mazomanie, McFarland, Medina, Middleton Junction, Montrose, Morrisonville, Mount Horeb, Mt. Vernon, Nora, North Bristol, Norway Grove, Old Deerfield, Oregon, Paoli, Perry, Pierceville, Pine Bluff, Pleasant Springs, Primrose, Riley, Rockdale, Roxbury, Rutland, Schey Acres, Seminary Springs, Shorewood Hills, Springdale, Springfield, Springfield Corners, Stone, Token Creek, Utica, Vermont, Vienna, Vilas, Waunakee, West Middleton, Westport, Windsor, York and York Center



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