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}}<br>Guide to '''Waushara County Wisconsin ancestry, family history, and genealogy research page.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.<br>{{Click|Image:WI_ORP.png|Wisconsin Online Genealogy Records}}{{Infobox U.S. County | county = Waushara County | county_map = WI Waushara.png| state = Wisconsin| state_map = Wisconsin.png | latd = | longd = | founded year = 1851| founded date = 15 February | seat = [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wautoma,_Wisconsin Wautoma, WI]| building image = | building address = Waupaca County Courthouse<br>209 S Saint Marie Street<br>PO Box 488<br>Wautoma, WI 54982<br>Phone: 920.787.0442<br>[http://www.co.waushara.wi.us/ Waushara County Courthouse]}}
 
Guide to '''Waushara County, Wisconsin ancestry, genealogy and family history''', birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
 
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|parent county= [[Marquette County, Wisconsin Genealogy|Marquette]] County<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>
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|county1= [[Adams County, Wisconsin Genealogy|Adams]]
|county2= [[Green Lake County, Wisconsin Genealogy|Green Lake]]
|county3= [[Marquette County, Wisconsin Genealogy|Marquette]]
|county4= [[Portage County, Wisconsin Genealogy|Portage]]
|county5= [[Waupaca County, Wisconsin Genealogy|Waupaca]]
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== County Information ==
=== Description ===
 
The County was named for Native American origin and is believed to mean "good land". The County is located in the central area of the state.<ref>Wikipedia contributors, "Waushara County, Wisconsin " in ''Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia'', "https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Waushara_County,_Wisconsin."</ref>
=== County Courthouse === {{WI Courthouse Intro|Waushara}}'''Waushara CountyCourthouse'''<br>209 S Saint Marie Street<br>PO Box 488<br>Wautoma, Wisconsin Record Dates WI 54982<br>Phone: 920-787-0442<br>[http://www.co.waushara.wi.us/ Waushara County Website]<br><br>[http://www.co.waushara.wi.us/pView.aspx?id=12726&catid=636 Register of Deeds] has birth and death records from 1876, marriage and land records from 1852.<br>[http://www.co.waushara.wi.us/pView.aspx?id=12715&catid=636 Clerk of Circuit Court] has divorce and court records.<br>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>
=== Waushara County, Wisconsin Record Dates ===
{{WI Record Dates Intro|Waushara}}
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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), Waushara 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" | '''[[Waushara County, Wisconsin Genealogy#Birth|Birth*]]'''| width="14.2%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[Waushara County, Wisconsin Genealogy#Marriage|Marriage]]'''| width="14.2%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[Waushara County, Wisconsin Genealogy#Death|Death*]]'''| width="14.2%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[Waushara County, Wisconsin Genealogy#Court Records|Court]]'''| width="14.2%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[Waushara County, Wisconsin Genealogy#Land and Property Records|Land]]'''| width="14.2%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[Waushara County, Wisconsin Genealogy#Probate Records|Probate]]'''| width="14.2%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[Waushara County, Wisconsin Genealogy#Census Records|Census]]'''
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=== Record Loss ==={| |-| *'''1928''' On April 30, 1928, the Waushara County Courthouse was completely destroyed by fire. Fortunately, the vaults withstood the intense heat and the records and valuable papers were saved.|}=== Boundary Changes ==={{WI Boundary Changes Intro|Waushara}}{| |-| *1851--Waushara County was created 15 February 1851 from [[Marquette County, Wisconsin Genealogy|Marquette]] County.*'''County seat:''' [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wautoma,_Wisconsin Wautoma, WI]<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.
[http://www.co.waushara.wi.us/ Waushara County Courthouse]<br>209 S Saint Marie Street<br>PO Box 488<br>Wautoma, WI 54982<br>Phone: 920.787.0442 <br><br>[http://www.co.waushara.wi.us/pView.aspx?id|}=== Populated Places ==12726&catid=636 Register For a complete list of Deeds] has birth populated places, including small neighborhoods and death records from 1876suburbs, <br>marriage and land records from 1852; <br>visit [httphttps://wwwwisconsin.cohometownlocator.com/counties/cities,cfips,137,c,waushara.wicfm HomeTown Locator].us/pView.aspx?id=12715&catid=636 Clerk of Circuit Court] has divorce The following are the most historically and court records; <br>Register genealogically relevant populated places in Pro has probate recordsthis county:<ref name="HB">''The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America''Wikipedia contributors, 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 760 Wushara, Wisconsin</ref> == Historical Facts == ==== Parent County ==== 1851--"Waushara County was created 15 February 1851&nbsp;from [[Marquette County, Wisconsin Genealogy|Marquette]] County.&nbsp; County seat: Wautoma <ref>The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT" in ''Wikipedia:Everton Publishersthe Free Encyclopedia'', 2002).</ref>  ==== Boundary Changes ====For animated maps illustrating Wisconsin County boundary changes, [httphttps://wwwen.mapofuswikipedia.org/wisconsinwiki/ "Rotating Formation Wisconsin County Boundary Maps"] (1790-1961) may be viewed for free at the MapofUS.org website.  ==== Record Loss ====On April 30Waushara_County, 1928_Wisconsin#Communities, the Waushara County Courthouse was completely destroyed by fire. Fortunately, the vaults withstood the intense heat and the records and valuable papers were savedaccessed 13 Dec 2018.  *Unknown - Wautoma, Wisconsin<br/ref>{{WI Populated Places Intro|Waushara County Court House Fire<br>April 30, 1928}}
Flames Destroy Waushara Court House<br>Loss of building at Wautoma put at near $75,000
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==Resources == Populated Places ===={{WI Resources Intro|Waushara}}
==== Neighboring Counties =Bible Records ==={{WI Bible Intro|Waushara}}
[[Adams County, Wisconsin Genealogy|Adams]] === Biographies ==={{•}} [[Green Lake County, Wisconsin GenealogyWI Biographies Intro|Green Lake]] {{•Waushara}} [[Marquette County, Wisconsin Genealogy|Marquette]] {{•}} [[Portage County, Wisconsin Genealogy|Portage]] {{•}} [[Waupaca County, Wisconsin Genealogy|Waupaca]] {{•}} [[Winnebago County, Wisconsin Genealogy|Winnebago]]
== Resources =Business, Commerce, and Occupations ==={{WI Business Records Intro|Waushara}}
==== Bible Records =Cemeteries ==={{WI Cemeteries Intro|Waushara}}
==== Biography ==== ==== Cemeteries ==== {| widthstyle ="75border:1px solid black; width:70%" cellspacing="1" cellpadding="1" border="1; "
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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://www.wigenweb.org/waushara/cem/cem1.htm WIGenWeb]* [http:/fg/www.cgi?page=gsr&GSfn=&GSmn=&GSln=&GSbyrel=all&GSby=&GSdyrel=all&GSdy=&GScntry=4&GSst=51&GScnty=3061&GSgrid=&df=all&GSob=n Findagraveusgwarchives.net/wi/waushara/waush.htm WIGenWeb Archives]* [http://www.usgwtombstones.org/wisconsin/waushara.htm WITombstone Project]*[http://www.wigenweb.org/waushara/cem/index/cemeteryindexa.comhtm WIGenWeb Waushara County Cemetery Index]| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | {{FHL|429155|subject-id|disp=Family History Library}}*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/wi/cemetery/waushara.html Waushara County Tombstone Photograph Pages] USGenWeb Archives| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | * [http://www.findagraveinterment.net/us/wi/waushara.comhtm Interment]*[https:/cgi-bin/fgwww.cgifamilysearch.org/search/record/results?pagecount=20&query=csr%2Bdeath_place%3A%22Waushara%20County%2C%20Wisconsin%22~&CScntycollection_id=3061 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://www.wigenweb.org[The Value of Cemetery Records in Print |Often more complete]])</waushara/cem/cem1.htm WIGenWeb]center>| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" style="border:1px solid black" valign="top" | * {{FHL|429155|subject-id|disp=Family History Library}}* [http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=su%3Acemetery+Waushara+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=Waushara&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/wicemetery-browse/USA/Wisconsin/Waushara-County?id=county_3061 Findagrave.com]* [https:/waushara/waushbilliongraves.htm WIGenWeb Archivescom/search/cemetery Billion Graves]| bgcolor* [http://www.epodunk.com/cgi-bin/localList.php?local=23172&locTGroup=Cemeteries&direction=down&sec=0&qty=44&stateAbbv="#F0F0F0" || bgcolor&stateName="#F0F0F0" |EPodunk]
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| bgcolorcolspan="#F0F0F02" | [http://www.usgwtombstones.org/wisconsin/waushara.htm WITombstone Project]| bgcolor="#F0F0F0E0E0E0" || bgcolorstyle="#F0F0F0" ||-| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [httpborder://www.interment.net/us/wi/waushara.htm Interment]| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" || bgcolor="#F0F0F0" ||-| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [http://www.epodunk.com/cgi-bin/localList.php?local=23172&locTGroup=Cemeteries&direction=down&sec=0&qty=44&stateAbbv=&stateName= EPodunk]| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" || bgcolor="#F0F0F0" ||-| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" |[https://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.wigenweb.org/waushara/cem/index/cemeteryindexa.htm WIGenWeb Waushara County Cemetery Index]&nbsp; -&nbsp; Many are only partial listings. *[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/mapCems.cgi?countryer=== Census Records ===4&stater{{Historical populations|type =51&countyIdUSA|heading =3061 Find a Grave Map of Waushara County Cemeteries] Census*|footnote = Source: [httphttps://wwwen.usgwarchiveswikipedia.netorg/wiwiki/cemetery/wausharaWaushara_County,_Wisconsin "Wikipedia.org".html ] |1860 |8770 |1870 |11279 |1880 |12687 |1890 |13507 |1900 |15972 |1910 |18886 |1920 |16712 |1930 |14427 |1940 |14268 |1950 |13920 |1960 |13497 |1970 |14795 |1980 |18526 |1990 |19385 |2000 |23154 |2010 |24496 }}{{WI Census Intro|Waushara County Tombstone Photograph Pages] USGenWeb Archives}}
==== Census ====
*[http://www.wigenweb.org/waushara/cens/cp.htm Waushara County Census Records] State, Federal and Special Censuses. WIGenWeb project
====='''''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. === Church Records ==={{WI Church Intro|Waushara}}
==== Church History and Records ====
*[http://www.wigenweb.org/waushara/chur/Ch1.htm Waushara County Churches] WIGenWeb project
===== Lutheran =====
'''''Lutheran'''''<br>
:*Records of the Lutheran Church, Waushara County, in Evangelical Lutheran Church in America database at [http://www.archives.com Archives.com] ($).
==== Court Records ===={{WI Court Intro|Waushara}}
==== Crime and Criminals =Directories ==={{WI Directories Intro|Waushara}}
==== Directories Emigration and Immigration ===={{WI Emigration Intro|Waushara}}
==== Ethnic, Political, or and Religious Groups ===={{WI Ethnic Groups Intro|Waushara}}
===== Germans Funeral Homes ====={{WI Funeral Homes Intro|Waushara}}
==== Gazetteers Genealogies ===={{WI Genealogies Intro|Waushara}}
==== Genealogy =Guardianship ==={{WI Guardianship Intro|Waushara}}
==== History =Land and Property Records ==={{WI Land Intro|Waushara}}
===Local Histories = Land =={{WI Histories Intro|Waushara}} === Maps and Property Gazetteers ==={{WI Maps Intro|Waushara}}{{WI Neighboring Counties Intro|county={{WI Waushara County}}}}
==== Maps ====
*[http://www.mapofus.org/wisconsin/ Old Antique Atlases & Maps of Wisconsin]
*[http://www.historygeo.com/v2/search/ Family Maps of Waushara County, Wisconsin] (land patent maps) at HistoryGeo.com ($). Free surname search.*[http://www.wigenweb.org/waushara/maps/tm.htm Simple Map of Waushara County Townships] *[http://wisconsindot.gov/Documents/travel/road/hwy-maps/waushara.pdf Download PDF single page map of Waushara County]
*[http://www.wigenweb.org/waushara/maps/map1.htm Various Maps of Waushara County WIGenWeb]
===Migration = =={{WI Migration Intro|Waushara}} ===Military Records ==={{WI Military Intro|Waushara}}
==== Military History and Records ====
*[http://www.wigenweb.org/waushara/milit/mil1.htm Military Information] Links to information on most wars. WIGenWeb project
===== Civil War ====={{WI Civil War Intro|Waushara}}
{{WI Civil War service men from Regiments|Waushara 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 Waushara County. <br> }}
:- [[7th Regiment, Wisconsin Infantry|7th Regiment, Wisconsin Infantry]], Companies E and I :- [[11th Regiment, Wisconsin Infantry|11th Regiment, Wisconsin Infantry]], Company I, many men from the town of Berlin which is found in Waushara County or [[Green_Lake_County,_WisconsinGenealogy|Green Lake County]]<br>=====World War II====={{WI World War II Intro|Waushara}}
*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/wi/waushara/military/ww2/enlistment/armyenli347gmt.txt Waushara County Army Enlistees Names ALFSEN - PATTERSON] USGenWeb Archives
*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/wi/waushara/military/ww2/enlistment/armyenli348gmt.txt Waushara County Army Enlistees Names PEARSON - ZUEHLKE] USGenWeb Archives
==== Naturalization and Citizenship ===={{WI Naturalization Intro|Waushara}} 
*[http://www.wigenweb.org/waushara/Naturalizations/NaturalizationIndex/NIndexAB.htm Naturalization Index for Waushara County] WIGenWeb project
==== Newspapers ===={{WI Newspapers Intro|Waushara}}
==== Obituaries ===={{WI Obituaries Intro|Waushara}}
==== Periodicals =Other Records ==={{WI Other Records Intro|Waushara}}
=== Periodicals ==={{WI Periodicals Intro|Waushara}} === Probate Records ===={{WI Probate Intro|Waushara}}
'''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 =School Records ===See also a List of [http://www.genealogyinc.com/wisconsin/wi-society-archive/ Wisconsin Archives, Libraries, Publications, Historical & Genealogical Societies]{{WI Schools Intro|Waushara}}
===== Archives, Libraries and Museums ==Tax Records ==={{WI Tax Intro|Waushara}}
===== County Courthouse ==Vital Records ==={{WI Vital Intro|Waushara}}
===== Family History Centers =Birth ===={{WI Birth Intro|Waushara}}
*'''1826-1908''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2544 Wisconsin, Births and Christenings Index, 1826-1908] at [http://home.ancestry.com/ Ancestry] — index $*'''1826-1926''' {{RecordSearch|1708703|Wisconsin, Births and Christenings, 1826-1926}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch Centers Intro] — index*'''1836-1930''' {{RecordSearch|1708704|Wisconsin, Marriages, 1836-1930}}at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch] — index
==== Societies Marriage ===={{WI Marriage Intro|Waushara}}
*'''1836-1911''' {{RecordSearch|width="90%"1803973|Wisconsin, County Marriages, 1836-1911}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index*'''1836-1930''' {{RecordSearch|1708704| style="verticalWisconsin, Marriages, 1836-align1930}} at [https:top; padding//familysearch.org/ FamilySearch] — index*'''1973-right1997''' {{RecordSearch|1946794|Wisconsin, Marriage Index, 1973-1997}} at [https:1em"| //familysearch.org/ FamilySearch] — index*'''Waushara County Historical Society1973-1997'''<br>221 S St[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db. Marie<br>Wautoma 54982<br>Telephone: 920aspx?dbid=8744 Wisconsin Marriages, 1973-787-7584<br>E-mail:1997] at [mailtohttp:nevadamarv@yahoo//home.com nevadamarv@yahooancestry.com/ Ancestry]<br><br>— index/images $
'''==== Death ===={{WI Death Intro|Waushara County Historical and Genealogy Society'''<br> PO Box 616<br> 212 S St Marie<br> Wautoma, WI 54982<br>Telephone: 920-787-7584<br>[http://www.wigenweb.org/waushara/soas/WHS.htm Website]<br><br>}}
*'''1820-1907''' {{RecordSearch|1940759|Wisconsin, Death Index, 1820-1907}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch] — index*'''1835-1968''' {{RecordSearch|1708699| style="verticalWisconsin, Deaths and Burials, 1835-align1968}} at [https:top; padding//familysearch.org/ FamilySearch] — index*'''1867-1907''' {{RecordSearch|1803975|Wisconsin, Death Records, 1867-right1907}} at [https:1em"//familysearch.org/ FamilySearch] — index*'''1959-1997''' {{RecordSearch| 1947978|Wisconsin, Death Index, 1959-1997}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch] — index
'''Berlin Area Historical Society'''<br>111 S Adams Ave<br> Berlin, ==== Divorce ===={{WI 54923<br>Telephone: 920-361-2460<br>[http://berlinareahistoricalsociety.com/ Website]<br><br>Divorce Intro|Waushara}}
*'''Wild Rose Historical Society1965-1984'''<br> PO Box 63<br> Wild Rose{{RecordSearch|1967741|Wisconsin, WI 54984<br>Telephone: 715Divorce Index, 1965-575-2007<br> E-mail:1984}} at [mailtohttps:waushara@yahoo.com waushara@yahoo//familysearch.comorg/ FamilySearch]<br><br>|}— index
==Research Facilities == Taxation ===={{WI Research Facilities Intro|Waushara}}
===Archives = Vital Records =={{WI Archives Intro|Waushara}}*'''Neils R. Kampenga Archives and Area Research Center'''<br>University of Wisconsin Library<br>900 Reserve Street, Room 520<br>Stevens Point, WI 54481-1962<br>Phone: 715-346-2586<br>[http://www.uwsp.edu/library/archives/Pages/default.aspx Website]<br>Email: [mailto:archives@uwsp.edu archives@uwsp.edu]<br>[https://www.facebook.com/UWSP-Archives-and-Area-Research-Center-1473921516198575/ Facebook]<br>=== Family History Centers ==={{Family History Centers Intro}}
===Libraries == Birth Records ={{WI Libraries Intro|Waushara}}*'''University of Wisconsin Library'''<br>Nelis R. Kampenga Archives and Area Research Center<br>900 Reserve Street, Room 520<br>Stevens Point, WI 54481-1962<br>Phone: 715-346-2586<br>[http://www.uwsp.edu/library/archives/Pages/default.aspx Website]<br>Email: [mailto:archives@uwsp.edu archives@uwsp.edu]<br>[https://www.facebook.com/UWSP-Archives-and-Area-Research-Center-1473921516198575/ Facebook]<br>===Museums ==={{WI Museums Intro|Waushara}}
*1826 - 1926 {{RecordSearch|1708703|Wisconsin, Births and Christenings, 1826-1926}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch.org] — index == Societies ==*1836 - 1930 {{RecordSearch|1708704WI Societies Intro|Wisconsin, Marriages, 1836-1930Waushara}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch.org] — index *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 =====*'''Waushara County Historical and Genealogy Society'''<br> PO Box 616<br> 212 South St Marie<br>Wautoma, WI 54982-0616<br>Phone: 920-787-7584<br>[mailto:wausharamuseum@yahoo.com wausharamuseum@yahoo.com]<br>[http://www.wigenweb.org/waushara/soas/WHS.htm Website]*'''Berlin Area Historical Society'''<br>111 S Adams Ave<br> Berlin, WI 54923<br>Phone: 920-361-2460<br>[http://berlinareahistoricalsociety.com/ Website]*'''Wild Rose Historical Society'''<br> PO Box 63<br> Wild Rose, WI 54984<br>Phone: 715-575-2007<br> Email: [mailto:waushara@yahoo.com waushara@yahoo.com]
*1836 - 1930 {{RecordSearch|1708704|Wisconsin, Marriages, 1836-1930}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch.org] — index *1973 - 1997 {{RecordSearch|1946794|Wisconsin, Marriage Index, 1973-1997}} 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 $ =Websites ==== Divorce Records ===== *1965 - 1984 {{RecordSearchWI Websites Intro|1967741|Wisconsin, Divorce Index, 1965-1984Waushara}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch.org] — index ===== Death Records ===== *1867 - 1907 {{RecordSearch|1803975|Wisconsin, Death Records, 1867-1907}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch.org] — index<br> *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|1947978|Wisconsin, Death Index, 1959-1997}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch.org] — index ==== Voting Registers ==== == Websites ==
*[http://www.genealogyinc.com/wisconsin/waushara-county/ Waushara 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+Waushara|subject|disp=FamilySearch Catalog}} *[http://www.wigenweb.org/waushara/index.htm WIGenWeb Waushara County] *[http://usgwarchives.net/wi/waushara/waush.htm USGenWeb Archives Waushara County] *[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/WI/Waushara/ Linkpendium Waushara County] *[http://www.cyndislist.com/wi.htm Cyndi's List Wisconsin Page]&nbsp;&nbsp; Scroll down to Waushara County Section, or Search for "Waushara County"*{{FHL Place IDNum|201156|Wisconsin|Waushara}}- 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== References Research Guides =={{WI Research Guides Intro|Waushara}}
== References ==<references />
{{Wisconsin|Wisconsin}} [[Category:Waushara_County,_Wisconsin]]
[[Category:Wisconsin, United States Files]][[Category:Waushara_County,_WisconsinWisconsin_Counties]]
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