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}}<br>Guide to '''Jackson 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= February 11, 1853|county seat= Black River Falls|parent county = Jackson [[La Crosse County , Wisconsin Genealogy|La Crosse]]<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>| county_map variant spellings= | state county1= [[Clark County, WisconsinGenealogy|Clark]]| state_map county2= [[Eau Claire County, Wisconsin.png Genealogy|Eau Claire]]| latd county3= [[Juneau County, Wisconsin Genealogy|Juneau]]| longd county4= [[La Crosse County, Wisconsin Genealogy|La Crosse]]| founded year county5= 1853[[Monroe County, Wisconsin Genealogy|Monroe]]| founded date county6= February 11[[Trempealeau County, Wisconsin Genealogy|Trempealeau]]| seat county7= [[Black River FallsWood County, Wisconsin Genealogy|Wood]]</br><center>[[Jackson County, WisconsinGenealogy#Maps and Gazetteers|Black River FallsSee County Maps]]</center>|county8=|county9=| building image county10= | building address county courthouse= [http[Image://www.co.jackson.wi.us/ Jackson County Wisconsin Courthouse.jpg|245x245px]]|county location in state= [[Image:WI Jackson.png|185x185px]]|adoption=}}|}<br/center>307 Main Street<brdiv style="width:17%; float:left; margin-right:4em; padding:0px">Black River Falls, WI 54615; __TOC__<br/div>Phone[[Image:Andrew Jackson. 715.284.0201}} JPG|thumb|right|150px|<center>Andrew Jackson</center>]]== County Information ==
<br> [[Image:WI Jackson.png|thumb|right|275px]] === Description ===
== The County Information ==was named for President Andrew Jackson. The County is located in the west-central area of the state.<ref>Wikipedia contributors, "Jackson County, Wisconsin " in ''Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia'', "https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jackson_County,_Wisconsin."</ref>
===County Courthouse = =={{WI Courthouse Intro|Jackson}}'''Jackson County Courthouse'''<br>307 Main Street<br>Black River Falls, WI 54615 <br>Phone: 715-284-0201<br>[http://www.co.jackson.wi.us/ Jackson CountyWebsite]<br><br>[http://www.co.jackson.wi.us/index.asp?Type=B_BASIC&SEC={EBDF6BC5-8296-4082-86C7-1F77C1F49B1D} Register of Deeds] has birth, Wisconsin Record Dates marriage, death, burial and land records.<br>[http://www.co.jackson.wi.us/index.asp?Type=B_BASIC&SEC={92715347-A9EE-4EEE-8D7D-98FCBDE68F90} Clerk of Court] has divorce and court records.<br>[http://www.co.jackson.wi.us/index.asp?Type=B_BASIC&SEC={54EA8BFB-2B21-4B54-9774-691FE45E38A6} Register in Probate] has probate records. <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>
=== Jackson County, Wisconsin Record Dates ==={{WI Record Dates Intro|Jackson}}{| width="100%" cellspacing="1" cellpadding="1" border="1"
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| width="100%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" colspan="67" |<center>'''Known Beginning Dates for Major County Records'''<ref>Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Jackson 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>
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| width="1614.62%" align="center" |1861| width="1614.62%" align="center" |1853| width="1614.62%" align="center" |1872 | width="1614.62%" align="center" |18601854 | width="1614.62%" align="center" |1854| width="1614.62%" align="center" |1869|}   == County Courthouse width="14.2%" align="center" |1820 [http://www.co.jackson.wi.us/ Jackson County Courthouse]<br>307 Main Street<br>Black River Falls, WI 54615; <br>Phone. 715.284.0201  &nbsp;<br>[http://www.co.jackson.wi.us/index.asp?Type=B_BASIC&SEC={EBDF6BC5-8296-4082-86C7-1F77C1F49B1D} Register of Deeds] has birth, marriage, death, burial and land records; <br>[http://www.co.jackson.wi.us/index.asp?Type=B_BASIC&SEC={92715347-A9EE-4EEE-8D7D-98FCBDE68F90} Clerk of Court] has divorce and court records; <br>[http://www.co.jackson.wi.us/index.asp?Type=B_BASIC&SEC={54EA8BFB-2B21-4B54-9774|-691FE45E38A6} Register&nbsp;in Probate] has probate records <ref>The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. page 757 Jackson County, Wisconsin (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref> == Historical Facts =| colspan[[Image:Andrew Jackson.JPG|thumb|right|150px|Andrew Jackson.JPG]]  The county is named after [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Andrew_Jackson President Andrew Jackson] (1767-1845).<ref>[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_counties_in_Wisconsin "List of counties in Wisconsin,7"] Wikipedia.</ref>  ==== Parent County ==== 1853--Jackson County was&nbsp;created 11 February 1853&nbsp;from[[La Crosse County, Wisconsin Genealogy|La Crosse]] County.&nbsp; <br>County seat: Black River Falls <refcenter>The Handybook Statewide registration for Genealogists: United States of America,10th edbirths and deaths began in 1907. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002)General compliance year unknown.</refcenter>  ==== 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 ====|}
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|}== Places = Boundary Changes ==={{WI Boundary Changes Intro|Jackson}}{| |-| *The county is named after [http:/ Localities /en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Andrew_Jackson President Andrew Jackson] (1767-1845).<ref>[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_counties_in_Wisconsin "List of counties in Wisconsin,"] Wikipedia.</ref>*1853--Jackson County was created 11 February 1853 from[[La Crosse County, Wisconsin Genealogy|La Crosse]] County.<br>*'''County seat:''' Black River Falls<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><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.
=|}=== Populated Places ===For a complete list of populated places, including small neighborhoods and suburbs, visit [https://wisconsin.hometownlocator.com/counties/cities,cfips,053,c,jackson.cfm Hometown Locator].The following are the most historically and genealogically relevant populated places in this county:<ref>Wikipedia contributors, "Jackson County, Wisconsin," in ''Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia'', https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jackson_County,_Wisconsin, accessed 14 September 2018.</ref>{{populated places<!--cities column------------------->| cities-col1=<div>* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Black_River_Falls,_Wisconsin Black River Falls] (county seat)</div>| cities-col2=<div></div>| cities-col3=<div></div><!--towns column------------------->| towns-col1=<div>* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Adams,_Jackson_County,_Wisconsin Adams]* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Albion,_Jackson_County,_Wisconsin Albion]* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alma,_Jackson_County,_Wisconsin Alma]* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bear_Bluff,_Wisconsin Bear Bluff]* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Brockway,_Wisconsin Brockway]* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/City_Point,_Wisconsin City Point]* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cleveland,_Jackson_County,_Wisconsin Cleveland]</div>| towns-col2=<div>* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Curran,_Wisconsin Curran]* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Franklin,_Jackson_County,_Wisconsin Franklin]* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Garden_Valley,_Wisconsin Garden Valley]* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Garfield,_Jackson_County,_Wisconsin Garfield]* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hixton_(town),_Wisconsin Hixton]* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Irving,_Wisconsin Irving]* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Knapp,_Jackson_County,_Wisconsin Knapp]</div>| towns-col3=<div>* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Komensky,_Wisconsin Komensky]* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Manchester,_Jackson_County,_Wisconsin Manchester]* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Melrose_(town),_Wisconsin Melrose]* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Millston,_Wisconsin Millston]* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/North_Bend,_Wisconsin North Bend]* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Northfield,_Wisconsin Northfield]* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Springfield,_Jackson_County,_Wisconsin Springfield]</div><!--villages column------------------->| villages-col1=<div>* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alma_Center,_Wisconsin Alma Center]* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hixton,_Wisconsin Hixton]</div>| villages-col2=<div>* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Melrose,_Wisconsin Melrose]* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Merrillan,_Wisconsin Merrillan]</div>| villages-col3=<div>* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Taylor,_Wisconsin Taylor]</div><!--unincorp column------------------->| unincorp-col1=<div>* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Brockway_(community),_Wisconsin Brockway]* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Buckholz_Corners,_Wisconsin Buckholz Corners]* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/City_Point_(community),_Wisconsin City Point]* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Disco,_Wisconsin Disco]* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Franklin_(community),_Jackson_County,_Wisconsin Franklin]* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Irving_(community),_Wisconsin Irving]* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lapham_Junction,_Wisconsin Lapham Junction]* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Levis,_Jackson_County,_Wisconsin Levis]</div>| unincorp-col2=<div>* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/North_Bend_(community),_Wisconsin North Bend]* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/North_Branch,_Wisconsin North Branch]* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Northfield_(community),_Wisconsin Northfield]* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pray,_Wisconsin Pray]* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Price,_Jackson_County,_Wisconsin Price]* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Requa,_Wisconsin Requa]* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sechlerville,_Wisconsin Sechlerville]</div>| unincorp-col3=<div>* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shamrock,_Wisconsin Shamrock]* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spaulding,_Wisconsin Spaulding]* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Speck_Oaks,_Wisconsin Speck Oaks]* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vaudreuil,_Wisconsin Vaudreuil]* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Waterbury,_Wisconsin Waterbury]* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Winnebago_Mission,_Wisconsin Winnebago Mission]* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/York,_Jackson_County,_Wisconsin York]</div><!--census column------------------->| census-col1=<div>* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hatfield,_Wisconsin Hatfield]</div>| census-col2=<div>* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Millston_(community),_Wisconsin Millston]</div>| census-col3=<div></div><!--townships column------------------->| townships-col1=| townships-col2=<div></div>| townships-col3=<div></div><!--ghost towns column------------------->| ghost-col1=<div>* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charter_Oak_Mills,_Wisconsin Charter Oak Mills]* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Clay,_Wisconsin Clay]</div>| ghost-col2=<div>* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rogneys,_Wisconsin Rogneys]</div>| ghost-col3=<div>* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wrightsville,_Wisconsin Wrightsville]</div>}}
==== Neighboring Counties =History Timeline ==={{WI Historical Timeline Intro|Jackson}}
[[Clark County, Wisconsin Genealogy|Clark]] {{•}} [[Eau Claire County, Wisconsin Genealogy|Eau Claire]] {{•}} [[Juneau County, Wisconsin Genealogy|Juneau]] {{•}} [[La Crosse County, Wisconsin Genealogy|La Crosse]] {{•}} [[Monroe County, Wisconsin Genealogy|Monroe]] {{•}} [[Trempealeau County, Wisconsin Genealogy|Trempealeau]] {{•}} [[Wood County, Wisconsin Genealogy|Wood]]== Resources ==<center>[[Image:{{WI Resources Intro|Jackson County, Wisconsin Clickable Neighbors}}]]</center>
== Resources =Bible Records ==={{WI Bible Intro|Jackson}}
==== Bible Records Biographies ===={{WI Biographies Intro|Jackson}}
==== Biography =Business, Commerce, and Occupations ==={{WI Business Records Intro|Jackson}}
==== Cemeteries ===={{WI Cemeteries Intro|Jackson}}
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| width="25%" bgcolor="#E0E0E0" style="border:1px solid black" | <center>'''Tombstone Transcriptions Online'''</center>| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" valign="top" style="border:1px solid black" | * [httphttps://www.findagrave.com/cgi-binmemorial Findagrave.com]* [http://fgwigenweb.cgi?page=gsr&GSfn=&GSmn=&GSln=&GSbyrel=all&GSby=&GSdyrel=all&GSdy=&GScntry=4&GSst=51&GScnty=3018&GSgrid=&df=all&GSob=n Findagraveorg/jackson/cemeteries/cemeteries.comhtml WIGenWeb]| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | {{FHL|665431|subject-id|disp=Family History Library}}* [http://www.usgwarchives.net/wi/jackson.htm WIGenWeb Archives]| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | * [http://www.findagraveinterment.net/us/wi/jackson.comhtm Interment]*[https:/cgi-bin/fgwww.familysearch.cgiorg/search/record/results?pagecount=csr20&CScnquery=%2Bdeath_place%3A%22Jackson%20County%2C%20Wisconsin%22~&CScntrycollection_id=4&CSst=51&CScnty=3018 Findagrave.com2026973 Billion Graves Index at FamilySearch]
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| width="25%" bgcolor="#F0F0F0E0E0E0" style="border:1px solid black" | <center>'''Tombstone Transcriptions in Print''' ([http:[The Value of Cemetery Records in Print |Often more complete]])<//wigenweb.org/jackson/cemeteries/cemeteries.html WIGenWeb]center>| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" style="border:1px solid black" valign="top" | * {{FHL|665431|subject-id|disp=Family History Library}}* [http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=su%3Acemetery+Jackson+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=Jackson&cemetery_name=a#/ Billion Graves]
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| 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" | * [httphttps://www.usgwarchivesfindagrave.netcom/cemetery-browse/wiUSA/jacksonWisconsin/Jackson-County?id=county_3018 Findagrave.htm WIGenWeb Archivescom]| bgcolor* [https://billiongraves.com/search/cemetery Billion Graves]* [http://www.epodunk.com/cgi-bin/localList.php?local=23129&locTGroup=Cemeteries&direction=down&sec=0&qty=47&stateAbbv="#F0F0F0" || bgcolor&stateName="#F0F0F0" |EPodunk]
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [http://www.interment.net/us/wi/jackson.htm Interment]| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" || bgcolor="#F0F0F0" ||-| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [http://www.epodunk.com/cgi-bin/localList.php?local=23129&locTGroup=Cemeteries&direction=down&sec=0&qty=47&stateAbbv=&stateName= EPodunk]| bgcolorcolspan="#F0F0F02" || bgcolor="#F0F0F0E0E0E0" ||-| bgcolorstyle="#F0F0F0" |[httpsborder://billiongraves.com/pages/search/# Billion Graves]| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" || bgcolor="#F0F0F0" ||-| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" colspan="31px solid black" | <center>See '''[[Wisconsin Cemeteries| Wisconsin Cemeteries]] ''' for more information.</center>
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/wi/cemetery/jackson.html Jackson County Tombstone Photograph Pages] USGenWeb Archives
==== Census Records ==={{Historical populations|type =USA|heading =Census|footnote ====Source: [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jackson_County,_Wisconsin "Wikipedia.org".]|1860 |4170 |1870 |7687|1880 |13285 |1890 |15797 |1900 |17466 |1910 |17075 |1920 |17746 |1930 |16468 |1940 |16599 |1950 |16073 |1960 |15151 |1970 |15325 |1980 |16831 |1990 |16588 |2000 |19100 |2010 |20449 }}{{WI Census Intro|Jackson}} '''''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.&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.*'''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>
*'''1890''' - [http://wigenweb.org/jackson/census/1890census.htm 1890 Special Schedule, Surviving Soldiers, Sailors, Marines and Widows] WIGenWeb Project
==== Church History and Records ===={{WI Church Intro|Jackson}}
==== Court Records ===={{WI Court Intro|Jackson}}
==== Crime and Criminals =Directories ==={{WI Directories Intro|Jackson}}
==== Directories Emigration and Immigration ===={{WI Emigration Intro|Jackson}}
==== Ethnic, Political, or and Religious Groups ===={{WI Ethnic Groups Intro|Jackson}}
===== Germans Funeral Homes ====={{WI Funeral Homes Intro|Jackson}}
==== Gazetteers Genealogies ===={{WI Genealogies Intro|Jackson}}
==== Genealogy =Guardianship ==={{WI Guardianship Intro|Jackson}}
==== History =Land and Property Records ==={{WI Land Intro|Jackson}}
==== Land and Property ====
*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/wi/jackson/land/ Wisconsin Land Patent Database, Index of Jackson County] USGenWeb Archives
==== Maps =Local Histories ==={{WI Histories Intro|Jackson}}
=== Maps and Gazetteers ===
{{WI Maps Intro|Jackson County}}
{{WI Neighboring Counties Intro|county={{WI Jackson County}}}}
*[http://www.mapofus.org/wisconsin/ Old Antique Atlases &amp; Maps of Wisconsin]
==== Migration ===={{WI Migration Intro|Jackson}}
==== Military History and Records ===={{WI Military Intro|Jackson}}
===== Civil War ====={{WI Civil War Intro|Jackson}}
{{WI Civil War service men from Regiments|Jackson 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 Jackson County. <br> }}
:- [https://familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/5th_Regiment,_Wisconsin_Infantry, 5th Regiment, Wisconsin Infantry Reorganized], Company G (Men were listed in the Roster as being from the city of Albion, which could have been from the counties of [[Dane County, Wisconsin Genealogy|Dane]], [[Trempealeau County, Wisconsin Genealogy|Trempealeau]] or Jackson.)<br>
:- [[10th Regiment, Wisconsin Infantry|10th Regiment, Wisconsin Infantry]], Company G
:- [[14th Regiment, Wisconsin Infantry|14th Regiment, Wisconsin Infantry]], Company I
==== Naturalization and Citizenship ==={{WI Naturalization Intro|Jackson}} === Newspapers ==={{WI Newspapers Intro|Jackson}}
==== Newspapers ====
*[http://wigenweb.org/jackson/newspapers/newspaper.html Various Newspaper Clippings] extracted from Jackson County, WI. WIGenWeb Archives
==== Obituaries ===={{WI Obituaries Intro|Jackson}} 
*[http://usgwarchives.net/wi/jackson.htm Some Jackson County Obituaries.] Scroll down to Obituary Records. USGenWeb Archives
=== Other Records ==={{WI Other Records Intro|Jackson}} === Periodicals ===={{WI Periodicals Intro|Jackson}}
==== Probate Records ===={{WI Probate Intro|Jackson}}
'''Online Records'''
*[[Wisconsin Probate Records - FamilySearch Historical Records|Wisconsin Probate Records - FamilySearch Historical Records]]<br>
*'''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 A wiki article describing an online collection is found at: [[Wisconsin Probate Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)|Wisconsin Probate Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]] ==== 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 =====
===== County Courthouse ==School Records ==={{WI Schools Intro|Jackson}}
===== Family History Centers ==Tax Records ===*{{FamilySearch Centers WI Tax Intro|Jackson}}
==== Societies =Vital Records ==={{WI Vital Intro|Jackson}}
'''Jackson County Historical Society'''<br> 13 S First St<br> Black River Falls ==== Birth ===={{WI 54615<br> Telephone: 715-284-5314<br>[https://www.facebook.com/Birth Intro|Jackson-County-Historical-Society-156129497232/ Facebook]<br><br>}}
*'''Monroe1820-Juneau1907''' {{RecordSearch|1946789|Wisconsin, Birth Index, 1820-Jackson1907}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch] — index*'''1826-Genealogical Workshop1908'''<br>PO Box 363<br>Sparta[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2544 Wisconsin, Births and Christenings Index, WI 54656<br>1826-1908] at [http://wwwhome.monroecountyhistoryancestry.com/ Ancestry] — index $*'''1826-1926''' {{RecordSearch|1708703|Wisconsin, Births and Christenings, 1826-1926}} at [https://familysearch.org/MJJGW.php WebsiteFamilySearch]<br><br>— index
==== Taxation Marriage ===={{WI Marriage Intro|Jackson}}
*'''1836-1911''' {{RecordSearch|1803973|Wisconsin, County Marriages, 1836-1911}} at [https://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*'''1973-1997''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid==== Vital Records ====8744 Wisconsin Marriages, 1973-1997] at [http://home.ancestry.com/ Ancestry] — index/images $
===== Birth Records =Death ===={{WI Death Intro|Jackson}}
*1826 '''1820- 1926 1907''' {{RecordSearch|17087031940759|Wisconsin, Births and ChristeningsDeath Index, 18261820-19261907}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch.org] — index *1820 '''1835- 1907 1968''' {{RecordSearch|19467891708699|Wisconsin, Birth IndexDeaths and Burials, 18201835-19071968}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch.org] — index *1826 '''1867-1907''' {{RecordSearch|1803975|Wisconsin, Death Records, 1867- 1908 1907}} at [httphttps://searchfamilysearch.ancestry.comorg/search/db.aspx?dbid=2544 FamilySearch] — index*'''1959-1997''' {{RecordSearch|1947978|Wisconsin, Births and Christenings Death Index, 18261959-1908] 1997}} at [httphttps://homefamilysearch.ancestry.comorg/ Ancestry.comFamilySearch] — index $
===== Marriage Records =Divorce ===={{WI Divorce Intro|Jackson}}
*1836 '''1965- 1930 1984''' {{RecordSearch|17087041967741|Wisconsin, Marriages, 1836-1930}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch.org] — index *1973 - 1997 {{RecordSearch|1946794|Wisconsin, Marriage Divorce Index, 19731965-19971984}} 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 $
==Research Facilities === Divorce Records ====={{WI Research Facilities Intro|Jackson}}
*1965 - 1984 === Archives ==={{RecordSearch|1967741WI Archives Intro|Jackson}}*'''Area Research Center'''<br>Murphy Library, University of Wisconsin, Divorce IndexLa Crosse<br>1631 Pine St.<br>La Crosse, 1965Wisconsin 54601<br>Telephone: 608-785-1984}} at 8511<br>Email: [mailto:specoll@uwlax.edu specoll@uwlax.edu]<br>[https://familysearchwww.orguwlax.edu/ FamilySearchmurphylibrary/special-collections/collections/area-research-center/ Website]<br>[https://www.orgfacebook.com/uwlmurphylibrary Facebook] — index<br>=== Family History Centers ==={{Family History Centers Intro}}
===Libraries == Death Records ={{WI Libraries Intro|Jackson}}*'''Murphy Library, University of Wisconsin, La Crosse'''<br>Area Research Center<br>1631 Pine St.<br>La Crosse, Wisconsin 54601<br>Telephone: 608-785-8511<br>Email: [mailto:specoll@uwlax.edu specoll@uwlax.edu]<br>[https://www.uwlax.edu/murphylibrary/special-collections/collections/area-research-center/ Website]<br>[https://www.facebook.com/uwlmurphylibrary Facebook]<br>===Museums ==={{WI Museums Intro|Jackson}}
*1867 - 1907 {{RecordSearch|1803975|Wisconsin, Death Records, 1867-1907}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch.org] — index == Societies ==*1835 - 1968 {{RecordSearch|1708699|Wisconsin, Deaths and Burials, 1835-1968}} 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|1947978WI Societies Intro|Wisconsin, Death Index, 1959-1997Jackson}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch.org] — index
==== Voting Registers ====*'''Jackson County Historical Society'''<br> 13 S First St<br> Black River Falls, WI 54615<br> Telephone: 715-284-5314<br>[https://www.facebook.com/Jackson-County-Historical-Society-156129497232/ Facebook]<br>*'''Monroe-Juneau-Jackson-Genealogical Workshop'''<br>PO Box 363<br>Sparta, WI 54656<br>[http://www.monroecountyhistory.org/MJJGW.php Website]
== Web Sites Websites =={{WI Websites Intro|Jackson}}
*[http://www.genealogyinc.com/wisconsin/jackson-county/ Jackson 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+Jackson|subject|disp=FamilySearch Catalog}}
*[http://wigenweb.org/jackson/ Jackson County, WIGenWeb project]
*[http://usgwarchives.net/wi/jackson.htm Jackson County, USGenWeb Archives]
*{{FHL Place IDNum|200704|Wisconsin|Jackson}}- 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|Jackson}}
== References == <references />
{{Wisconsin|Wisconsin}}
[[Category:Jackson County, Wisconsin]]
[[Category:Wisconsin, United States Files]][[Category:Jackson County, WisconsinWisconsin_Counties]]
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