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Wisconsin Historical Society Family History Records
Family History-related government records from the Wisconsin Historical Society’s collections made available for free to Wisconsinites through the Ancestry / Wisconsin Historical Society partnership. These records include:

  • Wisconsin, State Censuses, 1895 and 1905,
  • Wisconsin, Birth Index, 1820-1907
  • Wisconsin, Deaths, 1820-1907
  • Wisconsin, Marriage Index, 1820-1907
  • Wisconsin, Wills and Probate Records, 1800-1987

Want to learn more? Be sure to read the "HOW TO USE THIS SITE" section in the right hand column on the search page or view the Badgerlink webinar on this new resource.

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Most Popular Resources

Downloadable audiobooks, electronic books, music and video for your PC, Mac or compatible portable device.
Be sure to sign in to see additional copies of popular titles purchased just for Winnefox patrons!
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Funded by the Winnefox Library System and the Wisconsin Public Library Consortium.

Ripon Pedrick Genealogy Notebooks
Genealogical information and family histories compiled by Samuel Pedrick, a prominent Ripon lawyer and local historian.
Joint project of Ripon Public Library and the Winnefox Library System.

Ripon Obituary Database
Indexed from the Ripon Commonwealth Press and/or the Oshkosh Daily Northwestern from 1961 to recent issues.
Joint project of the Ripon Historical Society, Ripon Public Library and the Winnefox Library System.

Millions of searchable newspaper pages dating back as far as the 1700s presented in original format/context.
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Resource provided by Badgerlink.

Archive of Wisconsin Newspapers
(Previously referred to as the Wisconsin Newspaper Association Digital Research Site)
Access to Wisconsin Newspaper Association's daily and weekly member-newspapers from 2005 to present (with a 90 day embargo).
Includes access to The Ripon Commonwealth Press. Resource provided by Badgerlink.


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