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Grant County, WI


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Grant Co. Biographies Page 

Bible Records

Description Submitter
John G. Clark and Minerva Ann Pepper Mary A. Old
David and Julia (Russell) Smith Susan Smith

Cemeteries

Description Submitter
WI GenWeb Cemetery Photo's Page (Photos of tombstones in many Grant Co. WI Cemeteries) Mari Modlin
Beulah-Tyler Cemetery, Watterstown Twp., Grant Co., WI Burdette Coberley
Beulah-Tyler Cemetery, Watterstown Twp., Grant Co., WI (partial) Judith Bird 
Blake's Prairie Cemetery, Bloomington, Grant Co., WI (partial) Rachel Beierle
Blake's Prairie Cemetery-Formerly Sergeant Cemetery, Grant Co., WI (partial) Rachel Beierle
Brechler Cemetery, Grant Co., WI  Burdette Coberley 
Blue River Cemetery, Grant Co., WI Burdette Coberley
Boscobel Cemetery, Grant Co., WI (large file - be patient opening) --
Boscobel Cemetery Map (Shows Gates and Sections) Dave Taft
Hickory Grove Cemetery, Grant Co., WI Burdette Coberley
Hickory Grove Lutheran Cemetery, Grant Co., WI Burdette Coberley
McGhan Cemetery, Grant, WI Dave Taft
Woodman Cemetery, Grant Co., WI Burdette Coberley
Order Cemetery Records from the Grant Co. WI Genealogical Society N/A

Census

Description Submitter
1860 Grant Co., WI Federal Census, Town of Beetown (partial) Debbie Phillips 
1860 Grant Co., WI Federal Census Excerpt - surnames Burke, Colligan, Johnson, Taylor Surnames Nancy Trice
1870 Grant Co., WI Census Excerpt - surnames Coligan, Colligan, Johnson, Taylor Nancy Trice

Historical Records

Description Submitter
Pioneer Days (Knapp Family journey from Grant County, Wisconsin to California) Mary Thiele Fobian
The Cornish in Southwest Wisconsin. By Louis Albert Copeland D. Hanson
A Methodist Circuit Rider's Horseback Tour From Pennsylvania To Wisconsin, 1835. By Alfred Brunson, D. D. Dave Taft

Images

Description Submitter
Penny Postcards - Grant Co., WI - Early Postcard Images Joy Fisher

Land Records

Description Submitter
BLM Land Database, Grant Co., WI, 1807-1907, Surnames A-C Joy Fisher & Tina Vickery
BLM Land Database, Grant Co., WI, 1807-1907, Surnames D-G Joy Fisher & Tina Vickery
BLM Land Database, Grant Co., WI, 1807-1907, Surnames H-K Joy Fisher & Tina Vickery
BLM Land Database, Grant Co., WI, 1807-1907, Surnames L-O Joy Fisher & Tina Vickery
BLM Land Database, Grant Co., WI, 1807-1907, Surnames P-S Joy Fisher & Tina Vickery
BLM Land Database, Grant Co., WI, 1807-1907, Surnames T-Z Joy Fisher & Tina Vickery

Military

Description Submitter
Grant Co., WI Pensioners On The Roll, January 1, 1883 Dave Taft
Grant Co., WI World War I Casualties Dave Taft
Grant Co., WI List of Mothers and Widows of American World War I Soldiers, Sailors, and Marines Entitled to Make a Pilgrimage to the War Cemeteries in Europe, 1930 Dave Taft

Mortality Schedules

Description Submitter
1850 Mortality Schedule Dave Taft
1860 Mortality Schedule Dave Taft
1870 Mortality Schedule Dave Taft
1880 Mortality Schedule Dave Taft

Newspaper Items

Description Submitter
Grant Co., Wisconsin Newspapers - 1887 Dave Taft
Whitish, John and Josephine - Golden Wedding, 1902 Valeria Reckert

Obituaries

Description Submitter
Belz, Augusta (Dahlenburg), 1850 - 1912 ---
Bennett, Rhoda (Buggins), 1817 - 1898 Charles Riend
Chatfield, Darius, 1833 - 1911 ---
Dalne, Phebe Malinda, 1838 - 1911 ---
Doser, John Babtiste, died 1917 Judy
Doser, Theresa (Barnd), died 1917 Judy
Fry, Nancy Jane (McLimans), 1822 - 1891 Dave Taft
Gates, William, 1829 - 1912 ---
Hampton, Richard Wade, 1836 - 1937 ---
Henkel Family - Henry, Mrs. Whilhelmina, Otto, Louis W. Judi Henkel
James, Catherine & Rachel, Orphans, died 1889/1890 Karolyn Roberts
Jamison, Matilda Jane, died 1906 LuAnn Elsinger
Kimmick, Julia (Welch), 1856 - 1928 ---
Knapp, Anton, died 1922 Mary Thiele Fobian 
Knapp, Jasper, died 1907 Mary Thiele Fobian
Knapp, William, died 1885 Mary Thiele Fobian
Knapp, Charles, died 1882 Mary Thiele Fobian
Lane, John, 1832 - 1911 ---
McClimans, George and Sarah Amanda (McLimans) Dave Taft
McLimans, John, died 1889 Dave Taft
Napp, Mrs. Conrad (Anne Elizabeth Brick), died 1919 Mary Thiele Fobian
Napp, Conrad, died 1893 Mary Thiele Fobian
Pabst, Mrs. Mary, died 1890 Mary Thiele Fobian
Schumacher, Hildegarde, died 1917 Judy
Schumacher, Matilda (Doser), died 1897 Judy
Schuster, Jacob, died 1928 ---
Sumner, George W., 1846 - 1912 ---
Thomas, Thomas Sr., died 1886 Dave Taft
Tuckwood, Thomas, 1844 - 1927 Charles Riend
Walker, Thomas (died 1907) and Mary Ann (Thomas), died 1919 Dave Taft
Wamsley, Mrs. Charles, 1827 - 1912 ---
Whitish, George, 1832 - 1919 (2 obituaries) Valeria Reckert
Whitish, George Albert, 1854 1936 Valeria Reckert
Whitish, John Anton 1821 - 1922 Valeria Reckert
Whitish, Josephine (Witzig), died 1908 Valeria Reckert
Wilkins, Reuben, 1835 - 1913 Shirley Hathaway
Witzig, Anna (Paczinski), 1808 - 1900 Valeria Reckert
Witzig, Catherine (Bonsall), 1843 - 1934 Valeria Reckert
Witzig, Frank, 1831 1906  Valeria Reckert
Witzig, Frank Martin Witzig, 1869 1952 Valeria Reckert

School Records

Description Submitter
City School Instructors, Platteville, Grant Co., WI - School
Directory Platteville, Wisconsin 1936 - 1937
Joy Fisher
Platteville State College Faculty, Platteville, Grant Co., WI - School
Directory Platteville, Wisconsin 1936 - 1937
Joy Fisher
State Teachers College in Platteville, Grant Co., WI. List of
people who took classes during the summer session of 1934.  All of the information came from the school's "Annual Catalog 1935-1936"
Joy Fisher
State Teachers College in Platteville, Grant Co., WI.  Roster of Students for 1935-1936.  All of the information came from the school's "Annual Catalog 1935-1936" Joy Fisher
State Teachers College Students, Platteville, Grant County, WI - School Directory Platteville, Wisconsin 1936 - 1937 Joy Fisher
McGhan School History Dave Taft

Vital Records

Description Submitter
Grant Co., WI Births - Earliest to 1891, Surname A-B Dave Taft
Grant Co., WI Births - Earliest to 1891, Surname C-E Dave Taft
Grant Co., WI Births - Earliest to 1891, Surname F-H Dave Taft
Grant Co., WI Births - Earliest to 1891, Surname I-L Dave Taft
Grant Co., WI Births - Earliest to 1891, Surname M-O Dave Taft
Grant Co., WI Births - Earliest to 1891, Surname P-R Dave Taft
Grant Co., WI Births - Earliest to 1891, Surname S-T Dave Taft
Grant Co., WI Births - Earliest to 1891, Surname U-Z Dave Taft
Grant Co., WI - Misc. Vital Records (DeVoe Surname) Donna DeVoe
Order Grant Co., WI Marriage Record Transcripts from the Grant Co., WI Genealogical Society N/A
Order Grant Co., WI "Parents" on Marriage Record Transcripts from Kathleen Wolfe N/A
Order Grant Co., WI Death Record Transcripts from Kathleen Wolfe N/A

 

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