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Online Genealogical Research Service

This new online service from the Wisconsin Historical Society (formerly the State Historical Society of WI), allows researchers to request a search of Wisconsin Pre-1907 birth, marriage and death records and pay with their credit card. For more information, go to: http://www.shsw.wisc.edu/genealogy/ogrs/index.html

Lookup Volunteers for Marinette County Genealogy
These lookup services are free of charge, but the volunteers are entitled to request reimbursement for photocopying and travel expenses if they choose to do so.

Books

History of Northern Wisconsin, Containing an account of it's settlement, growth, development and resources; an extensive sketch of its Counties, Cities, Towns and Villages Illustrated. Chicago, IL: Western Historical Company, 1881.

Linda Phillips Loser has copies of the biographies from this book for Marinette, Menominee, Menekaune, Peshtigo and Oconto. Lookups temporarily suspended due to unforeseen circumstances. We will let you know when this service is available again. Sorry!

Commemorative Biographical Record of the West Shore of Green Bay, Wisconsin including the counties of Brown, Oconto, Marinette and Florence, containing biographical sketches of prominent and representative citizens and many of the early settled families. Illustrated, Chicago, J. H. Beers & Co. 1896.

Linda Phillips Loser will look up and copy biographical info for names found in the index of the above book. Lookups temporarily suspended due to unforeseen circumstances. We will let you know when this service is available again. Sorry!

Roy, Lloyd J. and Paul L. Roy. From Marinette to the Rhine and Return 1917-1919. Marinette, WI. (These two men were friends of my mother's and lived down the street from her.)  There are some pictures in it but not one of everyone named.

Surname lookups (not indexed). Contact Linda Phillips Loser. Lookups temporarily suspended due to unforeseen circumstances. We will let you know when this service is available again. Sorry!

Cemeteries

Linda Phillips Loser has gravestone indexes for these cemeteries: Harmony Cemetery, Town Hall Road (May Corner) Cemetery, Riverside Cemetery (Peshtigo). Lookups temporarily suspended due to unforeseen circumstances. We will let you know when this service is available again. Sorry!

Glenn E. Tribbey has also volunteered to do cemetery lookups. Contact him directly for more information.

Census

1880 Census, Marinette County. Please be as specific as possible as to location; requests to search the whole county will NOT be granted, but one or two townships is o.k. Contact Ellen (put '1880 Marinette Census' in the subject line).

1900 Census, Marinette County. Lookups are not available at this time; however, indexing is under way, so keep checking this site for updates!

Obituaries

Linda Phillips Loser will look up newspaper obits between the years 1900 and 1999. Marinette newspaper only! Please provide the date of death. Lookups temporarily suspended due to unforeseen circumstances. We will let you know when this service is available again. Sorry!

Deana Hipke will copy or transcribe obituaries from the Peshtigo Times obituary index on this site. Click here for more information. NOTE: If you have previously submitted a lookup request, please be patient as I am quite backed up at this time! -dch, 6/10/02

The Peshtigo Times Web site has obituaries from July 2000 forward.

 

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