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Guide to '''Winnebago County Wisconsin ancestry, family history, and genealogy research page.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
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{| style="width:18%; float:right"|-| <center>{{Click|image:WI_ORP.png|Wisconsin_Online_Genealogy_Records}}</center>|-| <center>{{Infobox U.S. County 2016|organized= January 6, 1840|county seat= [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Oshkosh,_Wisconsin Oshkosh]|parent county= [[Brown County, Wisconsin Genealogy|Brown]], [[Calumet County, Wisconsin Genealogy|Calumet]], [[Fond du Lac County, Wisconsin Genealogy|Fond du Lac]], and[[Marquette County, Wisconsin Genealogy|Marquette]] Counties<ref>''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Wisconsin.{{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>|variant spellings=|county1= [[Calumet County, Wisconsin Genealogy|Calumet]]|county2= [[Fond du Lac County, Wisconsin Genealogy|Fond du Lac]]|county3= [[Green Lake County, Wisconsin Genealogy|Green Lake]]|county4= [[Outagamie County, Wisconsin Genealogy|Outagamie]]|county5= [[Waupaca County, Wisconsin Genealogy|Waupaca]]|county6= [[Waushara County, Wisconsin Genealogy|Waushara]]</br><center>[[Winnebago County, Wisconsin Genealogy#Maps and Gazetteers|See County Maps]]</center>|county7=|county8=|county9=|county10=|county courthouse= [[Image:Winnebago County Wisconsin Courthouse.jpg|245x245px]]|county location in state= [[Image:WI Winnebago.png|thumb185x185px]]|adoption=}}|}</center><div style="width:17%; float:left; margin-right|275px]] :4em; padding:0px">__TOC__</div>== County Information ==
== County Courthouse = Description ===
[The County was named for the historic Winnebago people, a federally recognized Native American tribe now known as the Ho-Chunk Nation. Chief Oshkosh was a leader in the area. The County is located in the central east area of the state.<ref>Wikipedia contributors, "Winnebago County, Wisconsin " in ''Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia'', "https://wwwen.cowikipedia.winnebago.wi.usorg/wiki/ Winnebago County Courthouse]<br>415 Jackson Street<br>OshkoshWinnebago_County, WI 54901_Wisconsin."<br/ref>Phone: 920.236.4888
=== County Courthouse ==={{WI Courthouse Intro|Winnebago}}'''Winnebago County Courthouse'''<br>415 Jackson Street<br>Oshkosh, WI 54901<br>Phone: 920-236-4888<br>[https://www.co.winnebago.wi.us/ Winnebago County Website]<br><br>[https://www.co.winnebago.wi.us/register-deeds Register of Deeds] has birth and land records from 1861, <br>marriage records from 1870 and death records; .<br>[https://www.co.winnebago.wi.us/probate Register in Probate] has probate records . <ref name="HB">''The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America'', 10th ed., (Draper, UTUtah: Everton PublishersPub., 2002), pWisconsin. 760 Winnegago, Wisconsin{{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
== Historical Facts = Winnebago County, Wisconsin Record Dates ==={{WI Record Dates Intro|Winnebago}}{| cellspacing="1" cellpadding="1" border="1"|-| bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" colspan="7" | <center>'''Known Beginning Dates for Major County Records'''<ref>Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Winnebago County, Wisconsin. Page 755-760, At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002; Alice Eichholz, ed. Ancestry’s Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources, Third ed. (Provo, Utah: Ancestry, 2004), 757-759.</ref></center>|-| width="14.2%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[Winnebago County, Wisconsin Genealogy#Birth|Birth*]]'''| width="14.2%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[Winnebago County, Wisconsin Genealogy#Marriage|Marriage]]'''| width="14.2%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[Winnebago County, Wisconsin Genealogy#Death|Death*]]'''| width="14.2%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[Winnebago County, Wisconsin Genealogy#Court Records|Court]]'''| width="14.2%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[Winnebago County, Wisconsin Genealogy#Land and Property Records|Land]]'''| width="14.2%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[Winnebago County, Wisconsin Genealogy#Probate Records|Probate]]'''| width="14.2%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[Winnebago County, Wisconsin Genealogy#Census Records|Census]]'''|-| width="14.2%" align="center" |1861| width="14.2%" align="center" |1870| width="14.2%" align="center" |1870 | width="14.2%" align="center" |1848 | width="14.2%" align="center" |1861| width="14.2%" align="center" |1838| width="14.2%" align="center" |1820|-| colspan="7"| <center>Statewide registration for births and deaths began in 1907. General compliance year unknown.</center>|}
==== Parent County =Record Loss ==={| |-| There is no known history of courthouse disasters in this county.
|}=== Boundary Changes ==={{WI Boundary Changes Intro|Winnebago}}{| |-| *1840--Winnebago County was created 6 January 1840&nbsp;from [[Brown County, Wisconsin Genealogy|Brown]], [[Calumet County, Wisconsin Genealogy|Calumet]], [[Fond du Lac County, Wisconsin Genealogy|Fond du Lac]], and[[Marquette County, Wisconsin Genealogy|Marquette]] Counties.<br>*'''County seat: ''' [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Oshkosh ,_Wisconsin Oshkosh, WI]<ref name="Handybook">The ''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UTUtah:Everton PublishersPub., 2002), Wisconsin.{{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref> <br>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.
|}==== Boundary Changes =Populated Places ===For animated maps illustrating a complete list of populated places, including small neighborhoods and suburbs, visit [https://wisconsin.hometownlocator.com/counties/cities,cfips,139,c,winnebago.cfm HomeTown Locator]. The following are the most historically and genealogically relevant populated places in this county:<ref>Wikipedia contributors, "Winnebago County, Wisconsin ," in ''Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia'', https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Winnebago_County,_Wisconsin#Communities, accessed 13 Dec 2018.</ref>{{WI Populated Places Intro|Winnebago}}{{populated places<!--cities column------------------->| cities-col1=<div>*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Appleton,_Wisconsin Appleton (mostly in Outagamie County boundary changesand Calumet County)]*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Menasha,_Wisconsin Menasha (partly in Calumet County)]</div>| cities-col2=<div>*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Neenah,_Wisconsin Neenah]*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Omro,_Wisconsin Omro]</div>| cities-col3=<div>*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Oshkosh,_Wisconsin Oshkosh (county seat)]</div><!--towns column------------------->| towns-col1=<div>*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Algoma,_Winnebago_County,_Wisconsin Algoma]*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Black_Wolf,_Wisconsin Black Wolf]*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Clayton,_Winnebago_County,_Wisconsin Clayton]*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Neenah_(town),_Wisconsin Neenah (town)]*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nekimi,_Wisconsin Nekimi]</div>| towns-col2=<div>*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nepeuskun,_Wisconsin Nepeuskun]*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Omro_(town),_Wisconsin Omro (town)]*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Oshkosh_(town),_Wisconsin Oshkosh (town)]*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Poygan,_Wisconsin Poygan]*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rushford,_Wisconsin Rushford]</div>| towns-col3=<div>*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Utica,_Winnebago_County,_Wisconsin Utica]*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vinland,_Wisconsin Vinland]*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Winchester,_Winnebago_County,_Wisconsin Winchester]*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Winneconne_(town),_Wisconsin Winneconne (town)]*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wolf_River,_Winnebago_County,_Wisconsin Wolf River]</div><!--villages column------------------->| villages-col1=<div>*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fox_Crossing,_Wisconsin Fox Crossing]</div>| villages-col2=<div>*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Winneconne,_Wisconsin Winneconne]</div>| villages-col3=<div></div><!--unincorp column------------------->| unincorp-col1=<div>*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Adella_Beach,_Wisconsin Adella Beach]*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Allenville,_Wisconsin Allenville]*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Black_Wolf_(community),_Wisconsin Black Wolf]*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Black_Wolf_Point,_Wisconsin Black Wolf Point]*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Clarks_Point,_Wisconsin Clarks Point]*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Decorah_Beach,_Wisconsin Decorah Beach]*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Elo,_Wisconsin Elo]*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fairview_Beach,_Wisconsin Fairview Beach]*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fisk,_Wisconsin Fisk]*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fitzgerald,_Wisconsin Fitzgerald]*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Harbor_Springs,_Wisconsin Harbor Springs]*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Highland_Shore,_Wisconsin Highland Shore]*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Indian_Shores,_Wisconsin Indian Shores]*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Island_Park,_Wisconsin Island Park]*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Larsen,_Wisconsin Larsen]</div>| unincorp-col2=<div>*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lasleys_Point,_Wisconsin Lasleys Point]*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Leonards_Point,_Wisconsin Leonards Point]*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Little_Point,_Wisconsin Little Point]*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Koro, _Wisconsin Koro]*[httphttps://wwwen.mapofuswikipedia.org/wisconsinwiki/Medina_Junction,_Wisconsin Medina Junction]*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Melrose_Park,_Wisconsin Melrose Park]*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Metz,_Wisconsin Metz (partial)]*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mikesville,_Wisconsin Mikesville]*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Minden,_Wisconsin Minden]*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nichols_Shore_Acres,_Wisconsin Nichols Shore Acres]*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Oakwood,_Winnebago_County,_Wisconsin Oakwood]*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Orihula,_Wisconsin Orihula]*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Paukotuk,_Wisconsin Paukotuk]*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Piacenza,_Wisconsin Piacenza]*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pickett,_Wisconsin Pickett]</div>| unincorp-col3=<div>*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Plummer_Point,_Wisconsin Plummer Point]*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Point_Comfort,_Wisconsin Point Comfort]*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Reighmoor,_Wisconsin Reighmoor]*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ricker_Bay,_Wisconsin Ricker Bay]*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ring,_Wisconsin Ring]*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rivermoor,_Wisconsin Rivermoor]*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rush_Lake,_Wisconsin Rush Lake]*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shangri_La_Point,_Wisconsin Shangri La Point]*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Snells,_Wisconsin Snells]*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ "Rotating Formation Wisconsin County Boundary Maps"Sunrise_Bay,_Wisconsin Sunrise Bay] *[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Waverly_Beach,_Wisconsin Waverly Beach (1790partial)]*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Winnebago,_Wisconsin Winnebago]*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zion,_Wisconsin Zion]*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zittau,_Wisconsin Zittau]</div><!--census column------------------->| census-col1=<div>*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Butte_des_Morts,_Wisconsin Butte des Morts]*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eureka,_Winnebago_County,_Wisconsin Eureka]</div>| census-col2=<div>*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Waukau,_Wisconsin Waukau]</div>| census-1961col3=<div>*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Winchester_(CDP) may be viewed for free at the MapofUS,_Wisconsin Winchester (CDP)]</div><!--ghost towns column------------------->| ghost-col1=<div>*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Delhi,_Wisconsin Delhi]</div>| ghost-col2=<div>*[https://en.wikipedia.org website/wiki/Menasha_(town),_Wisconsin Menasha (town)]</div>| ghost-col3=<div>*[https://en.wikipedia. org/wiki/Minden,_Wisconsin Minden]</div>}}
==== Record Loss =History Timeline ===For a list of record loss in Wisconsin Counties see: [http://www.genealogyinc.com/wisconsin/wi-counties/#courthouse Wisconsin Counties with Burned Courthouses]{{WI Historical Timeline Intro|Winnebago}}
== Places / Localities Resources =={{WI Resources Intro|Winnebago}}
==== Populated Places =Bible Records ==={{WI Bible Intro|Winnebago}}
==== Neighboring Counties Biographies ===={{WI Biographies Intro|Winnebago}}
*[[Calumet http://www.usgwarchives.net/wi/winnebago/biographies.htm Winnebago County, Wisconsin Genealogy|Calumet]] {{•}} [[Fond du Lac County, Wisconsin Genealogy|Fond du Lac]] {{•}} [[Green Lake County, Wisconsin Genealogy|Green Lake]] {{•}} [[Outagamie County, Wisconsin Genealogy|Outagamie]] {{•}} [[Waupaca County, Wisconsin Genealogy|Waupaca]] {{•}} [[Waushara County, Wisconsin Genealogy|Waushara]Biographies]USGenWeb Archives<center>*[[Imagehttp:{{WI //www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~wiwinneb/biographies.htm Biography Resources for Winnebago County, Wisconsin Clickable Neighbors}}]]</center>WIGenWeb project
== Resources =Business, Commerce, and Occupations ==={{WI Business Records Intro|Winnebago}}
==== Bible Records =Cemeteries ==={{WI Cemeteries Intro|Winnebago}}
{| style ="border:1px solid black; width:70%; "|-| colspan="2" bgcolor="#E0E0E0" style= Biography "border:1px solid black"| <center>'''Cemeteries of Winnebago County, Wisconsin''' online and in print</center>|-| width="25%" bgcolor="#E0E0E0" style="border:1px solid black" | <center>'''Tombstone Transcriptions Online'''</center>|bgcolor="#F0F0F0" valign="top" style="border:1px solid black" | * [https://www.findagrave.com/memorial Findagrave.com]* [http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~wiwinneb/cemetery.html WIGenWeb]*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/wi/winnebago/biographiescemeteries.htm WIGenWeb Archives]* [http://www.usgwtombstones.org/wisconsin/winnebago.htm WITombstone Project]*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/wi/cemetery/winnebago.html Winnebago County BiographiesTombstone Photograph Pages] USGenWeb Archives*[http://www.rootswebinterment.net/us/wi/winnebago.htm Interment]*[https://www.ancestryfamilysearch.comorg/search/record/results?count=20&query=%2Bdeath_place%3A%22Winnebago%20County%2C%20Wisconsin%22~wiwinneb&collection_id=2026973 Billion Graves Index at FamilySearch]|-| width="25%" bgcolor="#E0E0E0" style="border:1px solid black" | <center>'''Tombstone Transcriptions in Print''' ([[The Value of Cemetery Records in Print |Often more complete]])</center>|bgcolor="#F0F0F0" style="border:1px solid black" valign="top" | * {{FHL|429808|subject-id|disp=Family History Library}}* [http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=su%3Acemetery+Winnebago+Wisconsin&qt=advanced&dblist=638 WorldCat]|-| width="25%" bgcolor="#E0E0E0" style="border:1px solid black" |<center>'''List of Cemeteries in the County'''</center>|bgcolor="#F0F0F0" style="border:1px solid black" valign="top" | * [https://biographieswww.findagrave.htm Biography Resources for com/cemetery-browse/USA/Wisconsin/Winnebago -County?id=county_3062 Findagrave.com] WIGenWeb project* [https://billiongraves.com/search/cemetery Billion Graves]* [http://www.epodunk.com/cgi-bin/localList.php?local=23173&locTGroup=Cemeteries&direction=down&sec=0&qty=61&stateAbbv=&stateName= EPodunk]|-| colspan="2" bgcolor="#E0E0E0" style="border:1px solid black"| <center>See '''[[Wisconsin Cemeteries]]''' for more information</center>|}
===Census Records = Cemeteries =={{Historical populations|type =USA|heading =Census*|footnote = Source: [httphttps://www.rootsweben.ancestrywikipedia.comorg/~wiwinnebwiki/cemeteryWinnebago_County,_Wisconsin "Wikipedia.org".html Cemeteries of Winnebago County] With some links. WIGenWeb project*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/wi/winnebago/cemeteries/tice.txt Tice Cemetery, Omro, WI] USGenWeb Archives|1840 |135 |1850 |10167 |1860 |23770 |1870 |37279 |1880 |42740 |1890 |50097 |1900 |58225 |1910 |62116 |1920 |63897 |1930 |76622 |1940 |80507 |1950 |91103 |1960 |107928 |1970 |129931 |1980 |131703 |1990 |140320 |2000 |156763 |2010 |166994 BillionGraves: }}
*[http://www.billiongraves.com/pages/cemeteries/OmroJunctionCemetery/115694 Omro Junction Cemetery, Omro] *[http://www.billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=115695 Omro Union Cemetery, Omro] *[http://www.billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=158889 Riverside Cemetery, Oshkosh]{{WI Census Intro|Winnebago}}
==== Census ====
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~wiwinneb/census.html Census Resources for Winnebago County] WIGenWeb project
=====State Census=====
*[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.
*[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.
*[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/1443778?collectionNameFilter=false 1875 Wisconsin State Census] Identifies head of household by name.
*[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/1443713?collectionNameFilter=false 1885 Wisconsin State Census] 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.
*[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/1443712?collectionNameFilter=false 1895 Wisconsin State Census] Index and images. Identifies head of household by name. Other information is statistical.
*[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/1443899?collectionNameFilter=false 1905 Wisconsin State Census] Name index and images of population. Enumerates by name all inhabitants.
=====Federal Census=====
*1840-1930 [http://www.usgwarchives.net/wi/winnebago/census.htm Links to Census Records by Township] USGenWeb Archives
'''''State Census'''''<br>*'''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://www.familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images. Search indexed census.Identifies by name of head of household. Other information is statistical and identifies the rest of the household by race, gender and country of birth.*'''1895''' - {{RecordSearch|1443712|Wisconsin State Census, 1895}} at [https://www.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://www.familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — Name index and images of population. Enumerates by name all inhabitants. '''''Federal Census'''''<br>*'''1840-1930''' - [http://www.usgwarchives.net/wi/winnebago/census.htm Links to Census Records by Township] USGenWeb Archives === Church History and Records ===={{WI Church Intro|Winnebago}} 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~wiwinneb/churches.html List of Churches of Winnebago County] WIGenWeb project
===== '''''The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints ====='''''<br>LDS Ward and Branch Records of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
*Oshkosh
===== '''''Lutheran ====='''''<br>
'''Oshkosh'''
:*Records of the Lutheran Church, Winnebago County, in Evangelical Lutheran Church in America database at [http://www.archives.com Archives.com] ($).
====='''''Presbyterian====='''''<br>
'''First Presbyterian Church, Neenah'''
:*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/wi/winnebago/church.htm Church Records] USGenWeb Archives
==== Court Records ===={{WI Court Intro|Winnebago}}
==== Crime and Criminals =Directories ==={{WI Directories Intro|Winnebago}}
==== Directories Emigration and Immigration ===={{WI Emigration Intro|Winnebago}}
==== Ethnic, Political, or and Religious Groups ===={{WI Ethnic Groups Intro|Winnebago}}
===== Germans Funeral Homes ====={{WI Funeral Homes Intro|Winnebago}}
==== Gazetteers Genealogies ===={{WI Genealogies Intro|Winnebago}}
==== Genealogy =Guardianship ==={{WI Guardianship Intro|Winnebago}}
==== History =Land and Property Records ==={{WI Land Intro|Winnebago}}
==== Land and Property ====
'''Wisconsin Land Patents Database, Winnebago County'''
*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/wi/winnebago/land/winn-a-c.txt Surnames A-C] USGenWeb Archives
*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/wi/winnebago/land/winn-t-z.txt Surnames T-Z] USGenWeb Archives
=== Local Histories ==={{WI Histories Intro|Winnebago}} === Maps and Gazetteers ==={{WI Maps Intro|Winnebago}}{{WI Neighboring Counties Intro|county={{WI Winnebago County}}}} 
*[http://www.mapofus.org/wisconsin/ Old Antique Atlases & Maps of Wisconsin]
==== Migration ===={{WI Migration Intro|Winnebago}}
==== Military History and Records ====={{WI Military Intro|Winnebago}} ==== Civil War ====={{WI Civil War Intro|Winnebago}} {{WI Civil War Regiments|Winnebago}}
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~wiwinneb/history/civilwar/civilwar.htm Winnebago County in the Civil War] as taken from the Roster of Wisconsin Volunteers, War of the Rebellion, 1861-1865 WIGenWeb project
Civil War service men from Winnebago County served in various regiments. Men often joined a company (within a regiment) that originated in their county. Listed below are many companies or regiments that were formed from men of Winnebago County. <br>
:- [[1st Regiment, Wisconsin Cavalry|1st Regiment, Wisconsin Cavalry]], Companies D and E. :- [[3rd Regiment, Wisconsin Cavalry|3rd Regiment, Wisconsin Cavalry]], Companies A and B. :- [https://familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/5th_Regiment,_Wisconsin_Infantry, 5th Regiment, Wisconsin Infantry Reorganized], Companies E and K :- [[9th Regiment, Wisconsin Infantry|9th Regiment, Wisconsin Infantry]], Company C :- [[10th Regiment, Wisconsin Infantry|10th Regiment, Wisconsin Infantry]], Company C (These men were from the town of Menasha. There is a town of Menasha in both Winnebago and [[Calumet County, Wisconsin Genealogy|Calumet]] Counties.)
:- [[11th Regiment, Wisconsin Infantry|11th Regiment, Wisconsin Infantry]], Company K
:- [[14th Regiment, Wisconsin Infantry|14th Regiment, Wisconsin Infantry]], Company C
=====World War I====={{WI World War I Intro|Winnebago}}
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~wiwinneb/history/wwi.htm Winneconne and Vicinity, Boys in U.S. Service] as listed in the Winneconne Local, October 24, 1918. WIGenWeb project
=====World War II====={{WI World War II Intro|Winnebago}}
'''Winnebago County WWII Enlistees''' - Entry lists date and place of enlistment.
:*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/wi/winnebago/military/ww2/enlistments/winnebago-ww2enlistees01.txt Names ABRAHAM CURTIS J - BYRHOLDT CHESTER H] USGenWeb Archives
:*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/wi/winnebago/military/ww2/enlistments/winnebago-ww2enlistees09.txt Names WAITE EARL V - ZWICKY ROBERT H] USGenWeb Archives
==== Naturalization and Citizenship ===={{WI Naturalization Intro|Winnebago}}
==== Newspapers ===={{WI Newspapers Intro|Winnebago}}
==== Obituary =Obituaries ==={{WI Obituaries Intro|Winnebago}}
*[http://db.apl.org/obit/ Appleton Public Library Obituary Index] which is located on the Fox River located in Outagamie, Calumet and Winnebago Counties. A&nbsp;partial index to obituaries and death notices published in Appleton newspapers. Currently, records are available for the following time periods. There are complete records for 1853-71; 1874; 1920-22; 1939-42; 1944; 1948-52; 1958-1960; 1970; 1980; 1981; 1992-94, and January 1, 2001 to December 6, 2011. Some records from 1848; 1875; 1889; 1899; 1923; 1930; 1945; 1954; 1957; 1969; 1971-73; 1981; 1982; 1987; and 1991 have been indexed.<br><br>
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/wi/winnebago/obits1.htm Winnebago County Obituaries, A-H] USGenWeb Archives
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/wi/winnebago/obits2.htm Winnebago County Obituaries, I-Q] USGenWeb Archives
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/wi/winnebago/obits3.htm Winnebago County Obituaries, R-Z] USGenWeb Archives
==== Periodicals =Other Records ==={{WI Other Records Intro|Winnebago}}
=== Periodicals ==={{WI Periodicals Intro|Winnebago}} === Probate Records ===={{WI Probate Intro|Winnebago}}
'''Online Records'''
*'''1800 – 19871800–1987''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=9088 Wisconsin Wills and Probate Records 1800-1987] at [http://homesearch.ancestry.com / Ancestry.com] — images and index $*'''1848 – 19481848–1948''' {{RecordSearch|1874190|Wisconsin Probate Estate Files 1848-1948}} at [https://www.familysearch.org /search/ FamilySearch] — images ==== Repositories ====See also a List of [http://www.genealogyinc.com/wisconsin/wi-society-archive/ Wisconsin Archives, Libraries, Publications, Historical & Genealogical Societies]
===School Records == Archives, Libraries and Museums =====[http://www.uwosh.edu/archives/ Area Research Center]<br>University of Wisconsin, Oshkosh<br>800 Algoma Blvd.<br>Oshkosh, {{WI 54901<br>(920) 424-1234Schools Intro|Winnebago}}
===== County Courthouse ==Tax Records ==={{WI Tax Intro|Winnebago}}
===== Family History Centers ==Vital Records ==={{WI Vital Intro|Winnebago}}
==== Birth ===={{FamilySearch Centers WI Birth Intro|Winnebago}} *[[Oshkosh Wisconsin Family History Center]]
==== Societies ====*'''1820-1907''' {{RecordSearch|1946789|Wisconsin, Birth Index, 1820-1907}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch] — index*'''Winnebago County Historical & Archaeological Society1826-1908'''<br> 234 Church Ave[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2544 Wisconsin, OshkoshBirths and Christenings Index, WI 54901<br>Phone:(920) 4261826-4081<br>1908] at [http://wwwhome.winnebagocountyhistoricalsocietyancestry.com/ WebsiteAncestry] — index $*'''1826-1926''' {{RecordSearch|1708703|Wisconsin, Births and Christenings, 1826-1926}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch]<br><br>— index
'''Hmong Cultural and Historical Society'''<br>502 Waugoo Ave<br>Oshkosh, ==== Marriage ===={{WI 54901<br> Phone: 920-426-4953<br>[https://www.facebook.com/pages/Hmong-Cultural-And-Historical-Society/419961928200876 Facebook]<br><br>Marriage Intro|Winnebago}}
*'''Menasha Historical Society1836-1911'''<br>233 Sunset Dr<br>Menasha{{RecordSearch|1803973|Wisconsin, WI 54952<br>PhoneCounty Marriages, 1836-1911}} at [https: 920//familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index*'''1836-1930''' {{RecordSearch|1708704|Wisconsin, Marriages, 1836-1930}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch] — index*'''1973-1997''' {{RecordSearch|1946794|Wisconsin, Marriage Index, 1973-1997}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch] — index*'''1973-7221997''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=8744 Wisconsin Marriages, 1973-8969<br>1997] at [http://menashahistoricalhome.websancestry.com/ WebsiteAncestry] — index/images $*'''1885-1917''' [http://www.usgwarchives.net/wi/winnebago/vitals.htm Winnebago County Marriage Announcements]<br><br>USGenWeb Archives
'''Neenah Historical Society'''<br>PO Box 343<br>Neenah, ==== Death ===={{WI 54957-0343<br> Phone: 920-729-0244<br>[http://www.focol.org/neenahhistorical/ Website]<br><br>Death Intro|Winnebago}}
*'''Omro Area Historical Society1820-1907'''<br>PO Box 133<br>Omro{{RecordSearch|1940759|Wisconsin, Death Index, WI 54963 <br>Phone1820-1907}} at [https: 920//familysearch.org/ FamilySearch] — index*'''1835-1968''' {{RecordSearch|1708699|Wisconsin, Deaths and Burials, 1835-1968}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch] — index*'''1867-6851907''' {{RecordSearch|1803975|Wisconsin, Death Records, 1867-6123<br>1907}} at [httphttps://omrohistoricalsocietyfamilysearch.weeblyorg/ FamilySearch] — index*'''1959-1997''' {{RecordSearch|1947978|Wisconsin, Death Index, 1959-1997}} at [https://familysearch.comorg/ WebsiteFamilySearch]<br><br>— index
'''Winchester Area Historical Society'''<br>PO Box 84<br>Larsen, ==== Divorce ===={{WI 54947<br>Phone: 920-836-3363<br>[https://www.facebook.com/pages/Winchester-Area-Historical-Society/454765691351537 Facebook]<br><br>Divorce Intro|Winnebago}}
*'''Winnebagoland Genealogical Society1965-1984'''<br>106 Washington Ave<br>Oshkosh{{RecordSearch|1967741|Wisconsin, WI 54901-4985<br>[http://winnebagogenealogicalsociety.blogspot.com/ Website]<br> '''Winneconne Historical Society'''<br>PO Box 262<br>WinneconneDivorce Index, WI 54986<br>Phone:920-5821965-7887<br>1984}} at [httphttps://www.winneconnehistoryfamilysearch.org/ WebsiteFamilySearch]<br>— index
==Research Facilities == Taxation ===={{WI Research Facilities Intro|Winnebago}}
==== Vital Records =Archives ==={{WI Archives Intro|Winnebago}}
===== Birth Records =====*'''Area Research Center'''<br>Polk Library, University of Wisconsin, Oshkosh<br>800 Algoma Blvd.<br>Oshkosh, WI 54901<br>Phone: 920-424-1234<br>[http://www.uwosh.edu/archives/ Website]<br>[http://www.uwosh.edu/archives/contact Contact info]
*1826 - 1926 {{RecordSearch|1708703|Wisconsin, Births and Christenings, 1826-1926}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch.org] — index === Family History Centers ===*1820 - 1907 {{RecordSearch|1946789|Wisconsin, Birth Index, 1820-1907Family History Centers Intro}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch.org] — index<br> *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 $
===== Marriage Records =====*[[Oshkosh Wisconsin Family History Center]]
*1836 - 1930 === Libraries ==={{RecordSearchWI Libraries Intro|1708704|Wisconsin, Marriages, 1836-1930Winnebago}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch.org] — index *1973 - 1997 {{RecordSearch|1946794|'''Polk Library, University of Wisconsin, Marriage IndexOshkosh'''<br>Area Research Center<br>800 Algoma Blvd.<br>Oshkosh, 1973WI 54901<br>Phone: 920-1997}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch.org] — index*1973 424- 1997 1234<br>[http://searchwww.ancestryuwosh.comedu/searcharchives/db.aspx?dbid=8744 Wisconsin Marriages, 1973-1997Website] at [http://home.ancestry.com/ Ancestry.com] — index/images $*1885-1917 <br>[http://www.usgwarchivesuwosh.net/wiedu/winnebagoarchives/vitals.htm Winnebago County Marriage Announcementscontact Contact info] USGenWeb Archives
===== Divorce Records ==Museums ==={{WI Museums Intro|Winnebago}}
*1965 - 1984 == Societies =={{RecordSearchWI Societies Intro|1967741|Wisconsin, Divorce Index, 1965-1984Winnebago}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch.org] — index
===== Death Records =====*'''Winnebago County Historical & Archaeological Society'''<br> 234 Church Ave<br>Oshkosh, WI 54901<br>Phone: 920-426-4081<br>[http://www.winnebagocountyhistoricalsociety.com/ Website]*'''Hmong Cultural and Historical Society'''<br>502 Waugoo Ave<br>Oshkosh, WI 54901<br>Phone: 920-426-4953<br>[https://www.facebook.com/pages/Hmong-Cultural-And-Historical-Society/419961928200876 Facebook]*'''Menasha Historical Society'''<br>233 Sunset Dr<br>Menasha, WI 54952<br>Phone: 920-722-8969<br>[http://menashahistorical.webs.com/ Website]*'''Neenah Historical Society'''<br>PO Box 343<br>Neenah, WI 54957-0343<br>Phone: 920-729-0244<br>[http://www.focol.org/neenahhistorical/ Website]*'''Omro Area Historical Society'''<br>PO Box 133<br>Omro, WI 54963 <br>Phone: 920-685-6123<br>[http://omrohistoricalsociety.weebly.com/ Website]*'''Winchester Area Historical Society'''<br>PO Box 84<br>Larsen, WI 54947<br>Phone: 920-836-3363<br>[https://www.facebook.com/pages/Winchester-Area-Historical-Society/454765691351537 Facebook]*'''Winnebagoland Genealogical Society'''<br>106 Washington Ave<br>Oshkosh, WI 54901-4985<br>[http://winnebagogenealogicalsociety.blogspot.com/ Website]*'''Winneconne Historical Society'''<br>PO Box 262<br>Winneconne, WI 54986<br>Phone: 920-582-7887<br>[http://www.winneconnehistory.org/ Website]
*1867 - 1907 {{RecordSearch|1803975|Wisconsin, Death Records, 1867-1907}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch.org] — index<br> == Websites ==*1835 - 1968 {{RecordSearchWI Websites Intro|1708699|Wisconsin, Deaths and Burials, 1835-1968Winnebago}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch.org] — index<br> *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 ==== Voting Registers ==== == Web Sites ==
*[http://www.genealogyinc.com/wisconsin/winnebago-county/ Winnebago 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+Winnebago|subject|disp=FamilySearch Catalog}}
*[http://www.uwosh.edu/archives/ Area Research Center] University of Wisconsin, Oshkosh
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~wiwinneb/contents.html Winnebago County] WIGenWeb project
*[http://usgwarchives.net/wi/winnebago/winne.htm Winnebago County Archives] USGenWeb Archives
*{{FHL Place IDNum|201158|Wisconsin|Winnebago}}- The FamilySearch catalog contains descriptions and access information for all genealogical materials (including books, online materials, microfilm, microfiche, and publications) in their collection.  Use [https://familysearch.org/search/ Historical Records] to search for specific individuals in genealogical records
== Research Guides ==
{{WI Research Guides Intro|Winnebago}}
== References == <references />
{{Wisconsin|Wisconsin}} [[Category:Winnebago_County,_Wisconsin]]
[[Category:Wisconsin, United States Files]][[Category:Winnebago_County,_WisconsinWisconsin_Counties]]
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