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Guide to Oneida Nation of Wisconsin ancestry, family history and genealogy: birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, parish registers, and other agency records.

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Tribal Headquarters

Mailing Address:
Oneida Tribe of Indians of Wisconsin
P. O. Box 365
Oneida, Wisconsin 54155

Local Address: Oneida Tribe Norbert Hill Center
N7210 Seminary Road
Oneida, Wisconsin 54155

Tribal Departments can be reached at: 1-800-236-2214

History

Brief Timeline

Additional References to the History of the Tribe

Reservations

Agencies

In New York

Six Nations Agency

New York Agency

In Wisconsin

Green Bay Angency

Superintendencies

Michigan Superintendency

Wisconsin Superintendency

Northern Superintendency

Records

The majority of records of individuals were those created by the agencies. Some records may be available to tribal members through the tribal headquarters.They were (and are) the local office of the Bureau of Indian Affairs, and were charged with maintaining records of the activities of those under their responsibility. Among these records are:

The tribe was under the juisdiction of Green Bay Agency, and the Michigan, Wisconsin, and Northern Superintendencies. Each of these jurisdictions managed records for the tribe.

Military

  • Wisconsin soldiers who served in the Winnebago War (Wisconsin Historical Society) - Transcription of Wisconsin Muster Rolls from the Winnebago War. Lists Prairie du Chien and Green Bay militia units along with Menominee, Stockbridge and Oneida that served.

Important Websites

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