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  • Dane County, Wisconsin

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Dane County, Wisconsin.= Official Website =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 Eng...

  • West Magnolia Cemetery, Magnolia, Wisconsin

    This project is for those buried in West Magnolia Cemetery, Rock County, Wisconsin. Find a Grave

  • Neshkoro Village Cemetery, Neshkoro, Wisconsin

    There are four cemeteries in the village of Neshkoro, Marquette County, Wisconsin, that are located near each other along State Hwy 73 and tend to look like one large cemetery. The cemetery is located on the west side of Hwy 73 north of a line of mature trees. There is no cemetery sign. Earliest burials were in the mid-1850s. Find a Grave

  • Marquette County, Wisconsin

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Marquette County, Wisconsin.= Official Website =The county was created in 1836 from the Wisconsin Territory and organized in 1848 and was named in honor of Father Jacques Marquette, the French Jesuit explorer, who passed through this region in 1673. Adjacent Counties * Green Lake County * Columbia County * Adams County * Waushara Cou...

  • Rock County, Wisconsin

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Rock County, Wisconsin. Official Website Rock County was created in 1836 as a territorial county on December 7, 1836 from Milwaukee County and fully organized February 19, 1839. The county is named for the Rock River, which bisects the county from north to south. Adjacent Counties Green County Dane County Jefferson Count...

  • Wisconsin with Counties, Towns and Communities Project

    This Project is for those who were born, lived, and died in the State of Wisconsin.* Adams * Ashland * Barron * Bayfield * Brown * Buffalo * Burnett * Calumet * Chippewa * Clark * Columbia * Crawford * Dane * Dodge * Door * Douglas * Dunn * Eau Claire * Florence * Fond du Lac * Forest * Grant * Green * Green Lake * Iowa * Iron * Jackson * Jefferson * Juneau * Kenosha * Kewaunee * La Crosse * La...

  • Lafayette County, Wisconsin

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Lafayette County, Wisconsin.= Official Website =Founded in 1846, the county was named in honor of the Marquis de Lafayette, the French general who rendered assistance to the Continental Army in the American Revolutionary War. Adjacent Counties * Grant County * Jo Daviess County, I'll * Iowa County * Green County * Stephenson County, ...

  • Annunciation Cemetery, Fox Lake, Wisconsin

    The cemetery is located in Fox Lake, Dodge County, Wisconsin. It's also known as Saint Mary's Cemetery . Find a Grave

  • Manitowoc County, Wisconsin

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Manitowoc County, Wisconsin.= Official Website =The county was created in 1836 prior to Wisconsin's statehood and organized in 1848. It takes its name from a small river within its boundaries. The origin of this Indian word is variously given. The first constituent, "manito," is conceded by all to be the Indian word for spirit, or mys...

  • Phoenix Ship disaster

    ==The Phoenix Ship Disaster (1847)== In the middle of the nineteenth century a lot of people from the East of Holland emigrated to the US. One of the most popular destinations was Wisconsin. In 1847 a group of those emigrants were on the propellor Phoenix, which would bring them from Buffalo to Sheboygan and beyond. In the early hours of November 21, 1847 the propellor burnt. About 25 people re...

  • Union Cemetery, Brothertown, Wisconsin

    This project is for those buried in Union Cemetery, Brothertown, Calumet County, Wisconsin. Find a Grave Billion Graves RootsWeb

  • Bayfield County, Wisconsin, USA

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Bayfield County, Wisconsin.= Official Website =Originally, in 1848 it was named La Pointe County, Wisconsin . After Douglas and Ashland Counties were split off from the original La Pointe County, the remainder was renamed Bayfield County on April 12, 1866.Bayfield County is home to the Red Cliff Band of Lake Superior Chippewa , a bran...

  • Jackson County, Wisconsin

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Jackson County, Wisconsin.= Official Website =Jackson County was formed from Crawford County in 1853 and was named for President Andrew Jackson. Adjacent Counties * Clark County * Wood County * Eau Claire County * Trempealeau County * Juneau County * Monroe County * La Crosse County

  • Brothertown Indian Nation

    This project is comprised of profiles for members of the Brothertown Indian Nation and their descendants.The Brothertown came together in 1700s under the leadership of Samson Occum. The tribe descends from Christian Indians of the Mohegan, Pequot, Niantic, Narragansett, Montaukett and Tunxis tribes from seven separate Indian villages in Rhode Island, Connecticut and Long Island, New York. All o...

  • Sheboygan County, Wisconsin

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Sheboygan County, Wisconsin. Official Website The county was created in 1836 and was named after the Sheboygan River. Adjacent Counties Manitowoc County Calumet County Ozaukee County Washington County Fond du Lac County Cities & Villages Adell Cascade Cedar Grove Elkhart Lake Glenbeulah Howards Gro...

  • Wisconsin in the US Civil War (USA) 1861-1865

    This project is used to relate all units from Wisconsin who served in the Union Army.

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  • Calumet County, Wisconsin

    Please add your profiles if the individuals lived in Calumet County, Wisconsin. Please make sure the profiles are public.

  • Alto Cemetery, Alto, Wisconsin

    This project is for those who are buried in Alto Cemetery, Alto, Fond du Lac County, Wisconsin. Find a Grave

  • Oakwood Cemetery, Berlin, Wisconsin

    The earliest burials in what is now Oakwood Cemetery, in Berlin, Green Lake County, Wisconsin, occurred around 1850. The original cemetery consisted of blocks or sections 1-31 and a Potters Field area. Multiple blocks or sections have been added since. The City of Berlin, which now maintains Oakwood Cemetery, has assigned each grave a space id consisting of three numbers. The first number is t...

  • Lake View Memorial Park, Oshkosh, Wisconsin

    The cemetery is located on 2786 Algoma Boulevard, Oshkosh, Winnebago County, Wisconsin. Find a Grave Billion Graves

  • St. Bridget's Cemetery, River Falls, Wisconsin

    This project is for those who are buried in St. Bridget's Cemetery, River Falls, Pierce County, Wisconsin. The cemetery is located in the southern edge of the county on 345 Cemetery Road and is also known as St. Bridget Catholic Cemetery . Find a Grave Billion Graves

  • Racine County, Wisconsin

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Racine County, Wisconsin. Official Website The county was founded in 1836, then a part of the Wisconsin Territory. It is named for its principal town, Racine, which was laid off in 1834-35 by Gilbert Knapp. The first designation of this settlement was Port Gilbert; but its founder decided to change this to Racine, the French transl...

  • Winnebago County, Wisconsin

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Winnebago County, Wisconsin. Official Website Winnebago County was created in 1840 and organized in 1848. The name Winnebago is of Algonquin origin, with variations used by the Fox and Potowatomi to refer to the Fox River below Lake Winnebago, which sometimes got muddy and full of fish. It means 'people dwelling by the fetid or ill...

  • Fond du Lac County, Wisconsin

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Fond du Lac County, Wisconsin.= Official Website =The county was created in the Wisconsin Territory in 1836 and later organized in 1844. Fond du Lac is French for "bottom of the lake", so given because of the county's location at the southern shore of Lake Winnebago. Adjacent Counties * Calumet County * Dodge County * Washington Coun...

  • Green Lake County, Wisconsin

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Green Lake County, Wisconsin.= Official Website =Green Lake county was established in 1858 when it split from Marquette County. It is named for Big Green Lake. Adajcent Counties * Fond du Lac County * Dodge County * Columbia County * Marquette County * Winnebago County * Waushara County Cities, Villages and Towns

  • Alma Cemetery, Alma, Wisconsin

    This project is for those buried in Alma Public Cemetery, Alma, Buffalo County, Wisconsin. Find a Grave

  • Allouez Catholic Cemetery, Green Bay, Wisconsin

    Opened 1822 Catholic Cemetery Serving All Christian Faith Traditions 65 Acres of Cemetery 60,000 sq. ft of Mausoleum Interments/Entombments since 1822: 32,000+ Visiting Hours Weekdays: 8:00AM Address: 2121 Riverside Drive Green Bay, Brown County, Wisconsin, 54301 Official Website

  • La Crosse County, Wisconsin

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in La Crosse County, Wisconsin.= Official Website =The county was established in 1851 and French explorers named the area for the game Indians played on the prairie. Adjacent Counties * Jackson County * Trempealeau County * Monroe County * Houston County, Minn. * Vernon County * Winona County, Minn. Cities, Villages, Towns & Communities

  • Pierce County, Wisconsin

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Pierce County, Wisconsin. Official Website Created in 1853, Pierce County was named for Franklin Pierce, the fourteenth president of the United States. Adjacent Counties Dunn County St. Croix County Pepin County Goodhue County, Minn. Dakota County, Minn. Washington County, Minn. Cities & Villages Bay City

  • St. Croix County, Wisconsin

    Please add profiles for those who were born in St. Croix County, Wisconsin. Official Website St. Croix County was created on August 3, 1840 by the legislature of the Wisconsin Territory. It was named after the river on its western border. Sources vary on the origin of the name; the St. Croix River may have been named after Monsieur St. Croix, an explorer who drowned at the mouth of the river...

  • Milwaukee County, Wisconsin

    Please add profiles for people who were born, lived or died in Milwaukee County, Wisconsin.= Official Website =The county was created in 1834 as part of Michigan Territory. The name “Milwaukee” is generally believed to be derived from a Native American term meaning “good land.” Adjacent Counties * Ozaukee County * Racine County * Waukesha County * Washington County Cities, Villages, Towns & Nei...

  • Milwaukee (City), Wisconsin

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in the city of Milwaukee, Wisconsin.= Official Website =Milwaukee is the county seat of Milwaukee County. Overview It is the third-most densely populated metropolitan area in The Midwest, surpassed only by Chicago and Detroit, respectively. Milwaukee is considered a Gamma global city as categorized by the Globalization and World Cities R...

  • Waushara County, Wisconsin, USA

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Waushara County, WI. Cities, Towns and Communities: * +Denotes county seat* ^Denotes areas in two or more counties* #Denotes ghost townsAurora - Auroraville - Bannerman - ^Berlin - Bloomfield - Borth - Brushville - Coloma - Dakota - Deerfield - Fountain Valley - Hancock - ^Heffron - Leon - Lohrville - Marion - ^Metz - Mount Morris - O...

  • Jefferson County, Wisconsin

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Jefferson County, Wisconsin.= Official Website =Jefferson County was created in 1836 as part of Wisconsin Territory and was organized in 1839. Jefferson County was founded by "Yankee" settlers from New England and was named after Jefferson County, New York Adjacent Counties * Dodge County * Dane County * Rock County * Waukesha County ...

  • Montello Cemetery, Montello, Wisconsin

    Please add your ancestors who are buried in Montello Cemetery, Montello, Marquette County, Wisconsin. The cemetery is also known as Montello City Cemetery . Find a Grave

  • All Saints Cemetery, Pleasant Prairie, Wisconsin

    The cemetery was established in 1962 and is located on 3300 Springbrook Road, Pleasant Prairie, Kenosha County, Wisconsin. Pleasant Prairie, Wisconsin Find a Grave

  • Westfield East Cemetery, Westfield, Wisconsin

    Early meeting minutes show that this cemetery was originally governed by a board of trustees of the East Side Cemetery Association, an organization probably formed in the mid-to-late 19th century. Later minutes show the name of the organization to be "Westfield Cemetery Association". Ownership and responsibility for maintenance of the cemetery passed to the Village of Westfield sometime after 1...

  • Oak Park Cemetery, Mondovi, Wisconsin

    This project is for those buried in Oak Park Cemetery, Mondovi, Buffalo County, Wisconsin. Find a Grave

  • Ripon College (Wisconsin)

    Ripon College is a private liberal arts college in Ripon, Wisconsin. As of fall 2018, the college enrolled around 800 students, the majority of whom lived on campus. Students came from 14 nations and 33 states, 53% were female, and nearly 70% of students were Wisconsin residents. Ripon College was founded in 1851, although its first class of students did not enroll until 1853. It was first kno...

  • Waupaca County, Wisconsin

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Waupaca County, Wisconsin. Official Website The county was created in 1851 and organized in 1853. It is named after the Waupaca River, a Menominee language name meaning 'white sand bottom', 'pale water', or 'tomorrow river'. For a complete list of Towns & Communities, please see Wikipedia . Adjacent Counties Shawano C...

  • Eau Claire County, Wisconsin

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Eau Claire County, Wisconsin.Eau Claire county was originally set off as the Town of Clearwater in Chippewa County in 1855. The name was changed to the Town of Eau Claire on March 31, 1856. The entire town was separated as Eau Claire County by an act of the Wisconsin State Legislature on October 6, 1856. Adjacent Counties * Chippewa ...

  • Buffalo County, Wisconsin

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Buffalo County, Wisconsin. History Buffalo County, founded in 1853, is named for the Buffalo River, which flows from Strum to Alma, where it empties into the Mississippi River. The Buffalo River obtained its name from the French voyager Father Louis Hennepin, who named it Riviere des Boeufs in 1680. The first permanent settlement was ...

  • Union Cemetery, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

    Records are located at the offices of Graceland Cemetery, 6401 North 43rd Street, Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wisconsin 53209 Phone number 414-353-8850 Saint Johannes Lutheran Cemetery , founded in 1851, was merged into Union Cemetery in 1865. The original cemetery is in the southernmost section of Union Cemetery. The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)...

  • Valhalla Memorial Park, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

    Valhalla Memorial Gardens, established in 1920, is located on the northwest side of Milwaukee at 5402 N. 91st St.. The cemetery was formerly owned by Valhalla Memorial Gardens Inc. In 2007, the 80-acre property was sold to Bronzestone Group of Nashotah, the cemetery arm of Granite Resources Corp at a cost of $800,000. Half of the property is occupied by graves, the remaining land is open. The ...

  • Woodlawn Cemetery, Shawano, Wisconsin

    The cemetery is located on 1115 East Green Bay Street, Shawano, Shawano County, Wisconsin. Find a Grave RootsWeb

  • St. John's Lutheran Cemetery, Polar, Wisconsin

    St. John's Lutheran Cemetery is located southwest of Polar on County Hwy S; between Gruenberg Road and Reimer Road on the East side of the Road. St. John's Lutheran Church is on the West side (across the road) in Langlade County. Find a Grave

  • Oak Grove Cemetery, Tomah, Wisconsin

    This project is for those buried in Oak Grove Cemetery, Tomah, Monroe County, Wisconsin.The cemetery is located on the South end on Superior Avenue/State Hwy. 131. Notable Interments *Frank King (1883-1969) - Cartoonist (Notably drew the comic strip Gasoline Alley ) Links Find a Grave Tomah Families Billion Graves

  • St. Peter's Evangelical Lutheran Cemetery, Reedsburg, Wisconsin

    This project is for those buried in St. Peter's Evangelical Lutheran Cemetery, Reedsburg, Sauk County, Wisconsin. Find a Grave USGW Archives

  • Langlade County, Wisconsin

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Langlade County, Wisconsin.= Official Website =Langlade County was created on March 3, 1879 as New County. It was renamed Langlade County, in honor of Charles de Langlade, on February 20, 1880, and fully organized on February 19, 1881. Adjacent Counties * Forest County * Oconto County * Oneida County * Lincoln County * Marathon County...

  • Shawano County, Wisconsin

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Shawano County, Wisconsin. Official Website History Its name is from a modified Ojibwa term meaning "southern"; it was the southern boundary of the Ojibwa nation. The federally recognized Stockbridge-Munsee Community (made up of Algonquian-speaking Mahican and Lenape), whose ancestors traditionally lived in the East along the ...

  • Monroe County, Wisconsin

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Monroe County, Wisconsin.= Official Website =The county was created in 1854 and named for James Monroe, the fifth president of the United States. Adjacent Counties * Jackson County * Juneau County * Vernon County * La Crosse County Cities & Villages *Cashton*Kendall*Melvina*Norwalk*Oakdale*Sparta (County Seat)*Tomah*Warrens*Wilton*Wye...

  • Sauk County, Wisconsin

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Sauk County, Wisconsin. Official Website History Sauk County was a New England settlement. The original founders of Sauk County consisted entirely of settlers from New England as well as some from upstate New York who had parents who moved to that region from New England shortly after the American Revolution. These people were "...

  • Iron County, Wisconsin

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Iron County, Wisconsin.Iron County was created in 1893 and was named for the valuable iron ore found within its borders. Adjacent Counties * Ashland County * Gogebic County, Mich. * Vilas County * Price County Cities & Towns *Anderson*Carey*Gurney*Hurley (County Seat)*Kimball*Knight*Mercer*Montreal*Oma*Pence*Saxon*Sherman Other Commun...

  • Prince of Peace Lutheran Cemetery, Coloma, Wisconsin

    Prince of Peace Lutheran Cemetery is located in Coloma, Waushara County, Wisconsin. It begins where the wrought iron fence that belongs to the adjacent Hillside Cemetery ends. A sign identifying the cemetery and two small wrought iron fences were added for the first time in 2016. Prior to that, there was no sign identifying the cemetery. Find a Grave

  • St. Matthias Cemetery, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

    This small parish cemetery is located behind St Matthias Catholic Parish, 9306 W Beloit Rd., Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wisconsin. Entrance can be made from 95th Street through the church parking lot. The cemetery borders Oklahoma Ave, but can not be accessed from that location. Find a Grave Billion Graves USGW Archives

  • Ottawa Cemetery, Ottawa, Wisconsin

    This project is for those buried in Ottawa Cemetery, Waukesha County, Wisconsin. Find a Grave

  • North Prairie Cemetery, North Prairie, Wisconsin

    North Prairie Cemetery, located in North Prairie, Waukesha County, Wisconsin, is an active cemetery established circa 1838. The date of the earliest burial was 1838. The North Prairie Cemetery Association was incorporated September 30, 1862. A fire destroyed the cemetery records before 1899. Find a Grave Billion Graves

  • Richland Center Cemetery, Richland Center, Wisconsin

    This project is for those buried in Richland Center Cemetery, Richland Center, Richland County, Wisconsin. Find a Grave Interment.net

  • St. Paul Lutheran Cemetery, Newton, Marquette County, Wisconsin

    There are two cemeteries within a few miles of each other named Saint Paul Lutheran Cemetery. This one is located at the intersection of 10th Rd. and 11th Rd. The cemetery is across the street from the little white church and is south and west of the other cemetery. Find a Grave Interment.net

  • Rienzi Cemetery, Fond du Lac, Wisconsin

    Rienzi Cemetery was established by Wisconsin Territorial Governor Nathaniel Potter Tallmadge, at the time of his son William's death in 1845. The body of his son occupies the first grave in Rienzi Cemetery. The original eight acres Tallmadge set aside from his farm to create the cemetery has been expanded to one hundred acres on a beautiful, hilly, tree-shaded tract in the Town of Empire southe...

  • Phelps Cemetery, Markesan, Wisconsin

    This project is for those buried in Phelps Cemetery, Markesan, Green Lake County, Wisconsin. Find a Grave USGW Archives

  • Waukesha County, Wisconsin

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Waukesha County, Wisconsin. Official Website Known as forested and prairie land, the region was first home to Indigenous tribes like Menomonie, Ojibwe (Chippewa), Potawatomi, and Ho-Chunk (Winnebago) who practiced agriculture and trade. In 1836, Native American tribes formally lost title to the land when treaties were disregarded, ...

  • Green County, Wisconsin

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Green County, Wisconsin.= Official website =The county was created in 1837 from the Wisconsin Territory. It is named for General Nathanael Greene, who commanded the Southern Campaign in the American Revolutionary War. Adjacent Counties * Dane County * Iowa County * Rock County * Lafayette County * Stephenson County, I'll * Winnebago ...

  • Richland County, Wisconsin

    Please add people who were born, lived or died in Richland County, Wisconsin. The county was created from the Wisconsin Territory in 1842 and organized in 1850. It is named for the high quality of its soil. Adjacent Counties Iowa County Sauk County Grant County Crawford County Vernon County For a complete list of communities, please see Wikipedia . Cities, Towns & Vil...

  • Outagamie County, Wisconsin

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Outagamie County, Wisconsin. Official Website Outagamie County was created in 1851 and organized in 1852. "Outagamie," a French transliteration of the Anishinaabe term for the Meskwaki (Fox) Indians, meant "dwellers of other shore" or "dwellers on the other side of the stream," referring to their historic habitation along the St. L...

  • Sunnyside Cemetery, New Berlin, Wisconsin

    Sunnyside Cemetery was established circa 1841, the date of the earliest known burial. Land for the cemetery was donated by Reverend Rufus Cheney in an area called Prospect Hill. The Sunnyside Cemetery Association began in 1887. It is located in New Berlin, Waukesha County, Wisconsin. Find a Grave Billion Graves

  • Walworth County, Wisconsin

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Walworth County, Wisconsin. Official Website The county was created in 1836 from Wisconsin Territory and organized in 1839. It is named for Reuben H. Walworth, an American lawyer, jurist and politician. Adjacent Counties Racine County Waukesha County Kenosha County McHenry County, I'll Boone County, I'll Rock County

  • Adams County, Wisconsin

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Adams County, Wisconsin. Official Website History Adams County is a county in the U.S. state of Wisconsin . Its county seat is Friendship. The county was created in 1848 and organized in 1853. Sources differ as to whether its name is in honor of the second President of the United States, John Adams , or his son, the sixth Presid...

  • Ashland County, Wisconsin

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Ashland County, Wisconsin. Official Website Ashland County was formed in 1860 and was named in honor of the Lexington estate of Kentucky statesman Henry Clay. Adjacent Counties Iron County Price County Sawyer County Gogebic County, Mich. Ontonagon County, Mich. Cook County, Minn. Lake County, Minn.

  • Kenosha County, Wisconsin

    Please add people who were born, lived or died in Kenosha County, Wisconsin.= Official Website =The Potowatomi inhabited the area that would become Kenosha County for centuries prior to the acquisition of the area in 1833. The city of Kenosha was founded in 1835, and Kenosha County was formed in 1850. Adjacent Counties * Allegan County, Mich. * Racine County * Lake County, I'll * McHenry County...

  • Abbotsford Cemetery, Abbotsford, Wisconsin

    The cemetery is located on the west side of North 4th Street (State Highway 13), 0.2 miles north of East Pine Street. Find a Grave Clark County, Wisconsin History

  • St. Joseph Springs Cemetery, Fond du Lac, Wisconsin

    This is the cemetery for the members of the Congregation of the Sisters of St. Agnes. Technically this cemetery falls in the Empire Township, but it's "address" is Fond du Lac. Find a Grave

  • Zion Lutheran Cemetery, Blair, Wisconsin

    This project is for those buried in Zion Lutheran Cemetery, Blair, Trempealeau County, Wisconsin. Find a Grave

  • Wauzeka Cemetery, Wauzeka, Wisconsin

    This project is for those buried in Wauzeka, Crawford County, Wisconsin. Find a Grave

  • Crawford County, Wisconsin

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Crawford County, Wisconsin.Along with Brown County, Crawford County is one of Wisconsin's original counties, established by the Michigan Territorial legislature in 1818, and named after William H. Crawford, James Monroe's Treasurer at the time. It originally covered the western half of Wisconsin's present area. In 1836, it was transfe...

  • Woodlawn Cemetery, Green Bay, Wisconsin

    Woodlawn Cemetery, located high above the east bank of the Fox River, had it's name suggested by one of the founders and it's first president, Henry S. Baird. Incorporated a century ago, March 28, 1856, the cemetery's organization was not legalized until 1867, when platting began and the first burials took place. Woodlawn was founded by a group of Green Bay's most prominent citizens, including ...

  • Wood National Cemetery

    Wikipedia Wood National Cemetery is a United States National Cemetery located in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Find a Grave

  • Wood County, Wisconsin

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Wood County, Wisconsin. Official Website The county, formed in 1856, is named after Joseph Wood, a member of the Wisconsin State Assembly. For a complete list of Towns & Communities Wikipedia . Adjacent Counties Marathon County Portage County Adams County Juneau County Jackson County Clark County

  • St. John's Evangelical Church Lutheran Cemetery, Norwalk, Wisconsin

    This project is for those who are buried in St. John's Evangelical Lutheran Cemetery, Norwalk, Monroe County, Wisconsin. Find a Grave

  • Milwaukee Bucks (NBA)

    The Milwaukee Bucks are an American professional basketball franchise based in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. The Bucks compete in the National Basketball Association (NBA) as a member team of the Eastern Conference Central Division. The team was founded in 1968 as an expansion team, and played at the BMO Harris Bradley Center. Former U.S. Senator Herb Kohl was the long-time owner of the team, with John...

  • Door County, Wisconsin

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Door County, Wisconsin.= Official Website = History Door County's name came from Porte des Morts ("Death's Door"), the passage between the tip of Door Peninsula and Washington Island. The name "Death's Door" came from Native American tales, heard by early French explorers and published in greatly embellished form by Hjalmar Holand, de...

  • Lincoln Township Cemetery, Warrens, Wisconsin

    The cemetery is also known as Lincoln-Peterson-Kirby Cemetery and is located on 23710 Destiny Avenue, Warrens, Monroe County, Wisconsin. Find a Grave

  • Kewaunee County, Wisconsin

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Kewaunee County, Wisconsin.= Official Website =The county was created in 1852 and organized in 1859. Its Menominee name is Kewāneh, an archaic name for a species of duck. Adjacent Counties * Door County * Brown County * Manitowoc County * Benzie County, Mich. * Manistee County, Mich. Cities, Villages & Towns '*Ahnapee*Algoma*Carlton*C...

  • Wautoma Union Cemetery, Wautoma, Wisconsin

    This project is for those buried in Wautoma Union Cemetery, Wautoma, Waushara County, Wisconsin. Find a Grave

  • Settlers of Wisconsin

    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, ...

  • Residents of Little Wolf, Waupaca County, Wisconsin, USA

    The Town of Little Wolf was erected by the County Board in 1854. Back then, it was comprised of the area now known as Little Wolf, Union, and Dupont, and the northern half of Royalton. Royalton was set off from Little Wolf in 1853, Union in 1857, and Dupont in 1864. Find a Grave Wikipedia

  • Washburn County, Wisconsin

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Washburn County, Wisconsin. Official Website The county was created in 1883 and was named for Governor Cadwallader C. Washburn. Adjacent Counties Douglas County Bayfield County Sawyer County Rusk County Barron County Burnett County Cities, Villages, Towns & Communities Baronett | Bashaw | Bass Lake | Beaver B...

  • Marquette University

    Marquette University /mɑrˈkɛt/ is a private, coeducational, Jesuit, Roman Catholic university located in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Established as Marquette College on August 28, 1881 by the Society of Jesus, it was founded by John Martin Henni, the first Bishop of Milwaukee. The university was named after 17th century missionary and explorer Father Jacques Marquette, with the intention to provide a...

  • Trenton Cemetery, Trenton, Wisconsin

    This project is for those buried in Trenton Cemetery, Trenton, Dodge County, Wisconsin. The cemetery is also known as Trenton Center Cemetery . Find a Grave

  • St. Francis Cemetery, Ellsworth, Wisconsin

    This project is for those buried in St. Francis Cemetery, Ellsworth, Pierce County, Wisconsin. Find a Grave US GenWeb

  • Marion Cemetery, Wautoma, Wisconsin

    This project is for those buried in Marion Cemetery, Wautoma, Waushara County, Wisconsin. The cemetery is also known as Leach Cemetery . Find a Grave

  • Vilas County, Wisconsin

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Vilas County, Wisconsin. Official Website In the eighteenth century, the area was disputed by the Dakota and Ojibwe people. According to oral histories, the conflict culminated in Ojibwe victory in a battle on Strawberry Island in Flambeau Lake around 1745. Ojibwe people have continued to live in the area ever since, securing the L...

  • Vernon County, Wisconsin

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Vernon County, Wisconsin. Official Website Vernon County was renamed from Bad Ax County on March 22, 1862. Bad Ax County had been created on March 1, 1851. The name Vernon was chosen to reflect the county's green fields of wheat and to evoke Mount Vernon, George Washington's home. For a complete list of Towns & Communities, pl...

  • University of Wisconsin–Superior

    Wikipedia The University of Wisconsin–Superior (also known as UW–Superior or UWS) is a public university located in Superior, Wisconsin. UW–Superior grants bachelor's, master's, and specialist's degrees. The university currently enrolls about 2,450 undergraduates and 150 graduate students. Notable Alumni

  • University of Wisconsin–Washington County

    Wikipedia The University of Wisconsin–Washington County, part of the University of Wisconsin Colleges and University of Wisconsin–Extension, is a two-year campus of the University of Wisconsin System located in West Bend, Wisconsin, United States.

  • University of Wisconsin–Marathon County

    Wikipedia The University of Wisconsin–Marathon County (UWMC), one of the University of Wisconsin Colleges, is a two-year campus of the University of Wisconsin System. It is located near downtown Wausau, Wisconsin, United States and adjacent to 78-acre Marathon Park. UWMC's campus consists of six buildings: the main building, the fieldhouse, the ceramics/pottery building, the art building, Ma...

  • University of Wisconsin–La Crosse

    Wikipedia The University of Wisconsin–La Crosse (also known as UW–La Crosse, La Crosse, or UWL) is located in La Crosse, Wisconsin United States. Founded in 1909, it is a leading comprehensive four-year institution within the University of Wisconsin System awarding bachelor's, master's, and one doctoral degree. UW–La Crosse is organized into five schools and colleges offering 91 undergraduate...

  • University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee

    Wikipedia The University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee (also known as UW–Milwaukee, UWM or Milwaukee) is a public urban research university located in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, in the United States. It is the largest university in the Milwaukee metropolitan area and a member of the University of Wisconsin System. It is also one of the two doctoral degree-granting public universities and the second large...

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    Wikipedia The University of Wisconsin–Sheboygan (UW–Sheboygan) is a university in Sheboygan, in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. was established in 1933 in space provided by the Sheboygan School of Technical, Vocational and Adult Education, within Sheboygan's Central High School. During its first semester of operation, the campus (then known as The Sheboygan County Center) offered six credits of ...

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    Wikipedia The University of Wisconsin–Richland (formerly University of Wisconsin Center-Richland) is a two-year campus of the University of Wisconsin System located in Richland Center, Wisconsin, United States. The University of Wisconsin–Richland is a freshman-sophomore University of Wisconsin campus. UW-Richland also offers the Bachelor of Applied Arts & Sciences degree. UW–Richland is one...

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