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  • Auguste Krueger (1854 - 1941)
    Find A Grave Memorial# 17914427 Birth: Mar., 1854 Sachsen, Germany Death: May 19, 1941 Neenah Winnebago County Wisconsin, USA My great grandmother came from Germany with Karl and two ch...
  • Maria Anna M. GAUDIAN (1878 - 1957)
    I remember meeting my great aunt Maria as a small boy at my granddad's house in Neenah, Wisconsin. She walked with a cane and spoke German. Find A Grave Memorial# 17914427 Birth: Mar., 1854 Saxony ...
  • Friedrich Conrad Krueger (1818 - 1900)
    Find A Grave Memorial# 18029473 Birth: Dec. 29, 1818 Sachsen, Germany Death: Sep. 14, 1900 Milwaukee Milwaukee County Wisconsin, USA My widowed great-great grandfather came from Germany to America on...
  • Karl Friedrich August (Ausd) Krueger (1849 - 1929)
    Find A Grave Memorial# 17914095 Birth: Jun., 1849 Sachsen, Germany Death: Oct. 7, 1928 Neenah Winnebago County Wisconsin, USA My great grandfather came from Germany with his wife and children to Amer...
  • Brevet. Brig. Gen. William Penn Lyon, (USA) (1822 - 1913)
    William Penn Lyon (October 28, 1822 – April 4, 1913) was a Wisconsin jurist, soldier, and legislator. Born in Chatham, New York, Penn and his family moved to Walworth County, Wisconsin. There, he s...

I've been thinking about making this group for a long time, as I find early Wisconsin history fascinating.

So I would like this project to be for anyone with an interest in early Wisconsin history, but of course other Wisconsin related information is welcome.

I've digitized or have access to a number of resources created by the historical societies of LaCrosse, Buffalo, and Trempealeau counties, and would like to share them with anyone interested.

Everyone should feel welcome to add themselves or anyone they think would be interested in this project.


With that in mind, I don't really know how projects work, and this is the first I've created. I'm mostly putting this up so other people looking for such a group will find me.


The "Profiles" added to this Project should be people who were immigrants to Wisconsin. In the case of entire families immigrating together, then it is fine to add people who immigrated as children.