Peninsula Genealogical Society- Door Co., WI


Door County WI  PLACE NAMES

updated 27 Nov 2010


This listing of Door County Place Names was created by the Peninsula Genealogical Society (PGS) as originally part of our Door County Place Names Project.  Additional places will be added to this list in the future including Cemeteries of Door County so please visit this page again!

Door County Place Names

Door County Civil Town(s) Associated with Place Name Number of Door County Place Name on Town Maps

Adventure Island

Gibraltar

1a

Ah-qua-she-ma-ga-ning

Sevastopol

3

Ahnapee River

Brussels, Forestville, Gardner

2

Alearsville

Egg Harbor

4

Alpine (Alpen) Bluff

Egg Harbor

5

Angers Creek

Gardner

6

Appleport

Liberty Grove

8

Arbter Lake

Sevastopol

7

B.S. Corners

Gibraltar

30

Baileys (Bailey's) Harbor

Baileys Harbor

9

Baileys Harbor Swamp

Baileys Harbor

10

Basin Island

Nasewaupee

11

Bassford's Corners

Sevastopol

12

Bay Shore Drive

Egg Harbor, Sevastopol

14

Bay View

Sturgeon Bay City

15

Bayou

Egg Harbor

13

Bear Creek

Clay Banks

16

Big Creek

Sturgeon Bay City

17

Big Island

Nasewaupee

18

Big Marsh

Washington

19

Big Sturgeon (Sturgeon Bay)

Sturgeon Bay Town & Sturgeon Bay City

20

Big Susie Island

Washington

21

Bile

Egg Harbor

13

Black Ash Swamp

Brussels, Forestville

22

Bley's Corner

Jacksonport

23

Boyer Bluff

Washington

24

Bradley Lake

Sturgeon Bay City

25

Braunsdorf Beach

Clay Banks

26

Brussels

Brussels

27

Brussels Hill

Brussels

28

Bues Point

Baileys Harbor

29

Button Marsh

Gibraltar

31

Cabots Point

Nasewaupee

32

Cana Cove

Baileys Harbor

33

Cana Island

Baileys Harbor

34

Carlsville

Egg Harbor

4

Carnot

Forestville

35

Castle Point

Washington

36

Cave Point Bluff

Jacksonport, Sevastopol

38

Cave Point

Sevastopol

37

Chambers Island

Gibraltar

39

Cheeseville

Clay Banks

40

Chickatoek (Chickatock)

Gardner

41

Circle Ridge

Sturgeon Bay City

42

Clark (Clark's) Lake

Jacksonport, Sevastopol

43

Clark's Bluff

Gibraltar

44

Clark's Settlement

Sevastopol

46

Clarks Creek

Sevastopol

45

Clay Banks

Clay Banks

47

Cloverleaf

Nasewaupee

48

Coffey (Coffee) Swamp

Washington

49

Cottage Row

Gibraltar

50

Cove (The)

Sturgeon Bay City

51

Cunningham Swamp

Nasewaupee

52

Death's Door

Washington

54

Deathdoor Bluff

Liberty Grove

53

Debroux (Debraux)(Debreau)

Gardner

55

Delwiche

Union

56

Denton's

Liberty Grove

57

Detroit Harbor (water)

Washington

59

Detroit Harbor

Washington

58

Detroit Island

Washington

60

Dolans (Donlans) Creek

Sevastopol

61

Door Bluffs

Liberty Grove

62

Douglas

Baileys Harbor

63

Duchateau

Union

64

Dunes Lake

Sevastopol

65

Eagle Bluff

Gibraltar

66

Eagle Cliff

Gibraltar

66

Eagle Harbor

Gibraltar

67

Eagle Island

Gibraltar

68

Eagle Terrace

Gibraltar

66

East Channel

Washington

69

East Maplewood

Forestville

70

Egg Harbor Village

Egg Harbor

71

Ellison Bay

Liberty Grove

72

Ellison Bluff

Liberty Grove

73

Ephraim Swamp

Gibraltar

75

Ephraim Village

Gibraltar

74

Europe Bay

Liberty Grove

76

Europe Lake

Liberty Grove

77

Evergreen

Sturgeon Bay

78

Evil Spirit Point

Washington

79

Fagerwick

Washington

80

Fairland

Union

56

Fetzer

Egg Harbor

81

Figenscaus Harbor

Washington

82

Fish Creek

Gibraltar

84

Fish Creek (water, creek)

Gibraltar

83

Fish Head Point

Baileys Harbor

85

Fish Island

Washington

86

Forestville Village

Forestville

87

Foscoro

Clay Banks

88

Frogtown

Baileys Harbor

89

Gardner

Gardner

41

Gardner Swamp

Gardner

90

Garret Bay

Liberty Grove

91

Geise Creek

Gardner

6

Gerlach Lake

Sevastopol

65

Gibraltar

Baileys Harbor

9

Gills Rock

Liberty Grove

92

Gislason Beach

Washington

93

Gitche Gumme (Gume)(Gumee)

Nasewaupee

94

Glidden Drive

Sevastopol

96

Graceport

Egg Harbor

97

Graham

Sturgeon Bay City

98

Gravel Island

Liberty Grove

99

Gustafson's Point

Gardner

100

Hainesville

Nasewaupee

101

Hansonville

Gibraltar

102

Harrison's Point

Washington

103

Hastings

Egg Harbor

104

Hat Island

Egg Harbor

105

Hedgehog Harbor

Liberty Grove

92

Heins Creek

Baileys Harbor

107

Henderson Point

Gardner

106

Hibbards Creek

Jacksonport

108

Hills Point

Nasewaupee

109

Hoagesville

Liberty Grove

110

Hog Island

Washington

111

Horn's Pier

Clay Banks

112

Horseshoe Bay

Egg Harbor

113

Horseshoe Island

Gibraltar

68

Horseshoe Point

Egg Harbor

114

Hungry Settlement

Nasewaupee

115

Huron Island

Washington

116

Idlewild

Nasewaupee

117

Indian Point

Washington

103

Institute

Sevastopol

118

Irish Village

Washington

119

Jack Island

Gibraltar

1b

Jackson Harbor

Jacksonport

120

Jackson Harbor

Washington

121

Jacksonport

Jacksonport

122

Jindra's Corners

Nasewaupee

123

Juddville

Gibraltar

124

Juddville Bay

Gibraltar

125

Kangaroo Island

Baileys Harbor

126

Kangaroo Lake Creek

Baileys Harbor

107

Kangaroo Lake

Baileys Harbor, Jacksonport

127

Kettle Point

Washington

128

Keyes Creek

Gardner

6

Kolberg

Brussels

129

Lake Forest Park

Sturgeon Bay

130

Lake Mackaysee Islands

Gibraltar

131

Larson Creek

Nasewaupee

132

LaSalle's "Griffin" landing site - 18 Sep 1679

Washington

133

Laurie Quarry

Sevastopol

134

Laurieville

Sevastopol

134

Leader Island

Washington

116

Leccia

Brussels

135

Leroys Point

Egg Harbor

136

Liberty Park

Liberty Grove

137

Light House Island South

Baileys Harbor

139

Light House Island North

Baileys Harbor

138

Lily (Lilly) Bay Creek

Sevastopol

141

Lily (Lilly) Bay

Sevastopol

140

Lily Pier

Sevastopol

140

Little Creek

Sturgeon Bay City

142

Little Harbor Point

Sevastopol

145

Little Harbor (Settlement)

Sevastopol

143

Little Lake

Sturgeon Bay City

25

Little Lake

Washington

146

Little Marsh

Washington

147

Little Sister Bay

Liberty Grove

148

Little Snake Lake

Nasewaupee

149

Little Strawberry Island

Gibraltar

1d

Little Sturgeon

Gardner

150

Little Sturgeon Bay

Gardner

276

Little Sturgeon Point

Gardner

100

Little Susie Island

Washington

151

Lobdells (Lobbell) Point

Washington

152

Logan Creek

Jacksonport

153

Long Beach

Sevastopol

154

Lost Lake

Jacksonport

155

Louse Island

Washington

116

Ma-go-she-kah-ning

Gibraltar

84

Mackaysee Lake

Gibraltar

156

Malakoff

Sevastopol

157

Maple Creek

Sevastopol

61

Maple Grove

Gibraltar

158

Maplewood

Forestville

159

Marchand (now Duvall)

Union

160

Marcus

Forestville

87

Marshall's Point

Liberty Grove

161

Maury's Brook

Egg Harbor

162

May Swamp

Nasewaupee

163

Me-she-ne-mah-ke-ming

Washington

116

Meyers

Nasewaupee

123

Mink River

Liberty Grove

164

Minor

Brussels

165

Misere

Brussels

135

Misha Yanma

Gibraltar

1d

Monument Point

Egg Harbor

166

Moonlight Bay

Baileys Harbor

167

Mud Bay

Baileys Harbor

167

Mud Lake

Baileys Harbor

168

Mud Lake

Sevastopol

65

Namur

Union

56

Nelsonville

Clay Banks, Forestville

169

Newport Bay

Liberty Grove

170

Newport State Park

Liberty Grove

171

Nicolet Bay

Gibraltar

172

North Bay

Liberty Grove

174

North Bay

Gibraltar

173

North Port

Liberty Grove

175

Ottumba (Otumba)

Sturgeon Bay City

176

Peffer's Corner

Jacksonport

177

Peninsula Bluff

Liberty Grove

178

Peninsula Center

Baileys Harbor

179

Peninsula State Park

Gibraltar

180

Pickerel Marsh

Baileys Harbor

181

Pictograph Rocks

Washington

182

Pilot Island

Washington

183

Pine Ledges

Liberty Grove

161

Pirate Island Gibraltar 1c
Plum (Plumb) Island Washington 185
Plum Bottom Egg Harbor 184
Podunk Egg Harbor 97
Point Beach Egg Harbor 186
Polish Settlement Baileys Harbor 179
Port du Mort (Porte des Morts) Washington 54
Portage Nasewaupee 198
Portage Point Sturgeon Bay 187
Potawatomie Island Washington 116
Potawatomie State Park Nasewaupee 188
Poutouatami Washington 116
Punkin Center Baileys Harbor 179
Quam's Corner Sturgeon Bay 189
Quarry Point Nasewaupee 190
Rabbit Point Washington 191
Red River Bluff Union 192
Renard Creek Union 193
Richters Point Washington 194
Rieboldt Creek Baileys Harbor 195
Riley's Bay Gardner, Nasewaupee 196
Riley's Point Gardner 197
Rock Island Washington 199
Rock Island State Park Washington 200
Rocky Point (Fossil Area) Sturgeon Bay 201
Rogers Lake Liberty Grove 202
Rosewood Clay Banks 203
Rosiere Brussels (and Kewaunee Co.) 204
Rowley Liberty Grove 205
Rowley's Bay (water) Liberty Grove 206
Rowley's Bay Liberty Grove 205
Salona Clay Banks 207
Sand Bay Liberty Grove 208
Sand Bay Nasewaupee 209
Sand Bay Washington 210
Sand Bay Point Nasewaupee 211
Sand Creek Nasewaupee 212
Sand Point Gibraltar 213
Sawyer Sturgeon Bay City 214
Sawyer Harbor Nasewaupee 215
Schauer Point Jacksonport 216
Schmake (Schmock) Lake Sevastopol 217
Schneider's Bay Gibraltar 218
Schoolhouse Beach Washington 219
Schumacherís Corner Nasewaupee 277
Schuyler Creek Clay Banks 220
Schwartz (Swartz) Lake Sevastopol 217
Seaquist Bluff Liberty Grove 221
Section 19 Jacksonport 222
Sevastopol Sevastopol 12
Shanty Bay Gibraltar 172
Sherwood Point Nasewaupee 223
Shiloh Sturgeon Bay 224
Shivering Sands Creek Sevastopol 225
Shoemaker Point Union 192
Silver Creek Brussels 226
Simmits Curve Nasewaupee 227
Sister Bay Village Liberty Grove 228
Sister Bay (water) Liberty Grove 275
Sister Bluffs Liberty Grove 230
Sister Bluffs Gibraltar 229
Sister Islands Liberty Grove 231
Skillagalee Point Washington 79
Small Island (Horlick's Island1) Nasewaupee 232
Smith Quarry Sevastopol 233
Snake Island Nasewaupee 11
Snake Island Washington 234
Snug Harbor Sturgeon Bay City 235
South Point Washington 236
Spider Island Liberty Grove 237
Spike Horn Bay Baileys Harbor 238
Squaw Island South Gardner 240
Squaw Island North Gardner 239
St. Joseph Sevastopol 140
Stavers Point Liberty Grove 241
Steven's Hill Sturgeon Bay City 242
Stevenson Pier Gardner 243
Stokes Nasewaupee 123
Stokes Corners Nasewaupee 123
Stoney Creek Clay Banks, Forestville 244
Strawberry Creek Sturgeon Bay City 245
Strawberry Islands Gibraltar 1
Sturgeon Bay (water) Sturgeon Bay 20
Sturgeon Bay Ship Canal Sturgeon Bay 246
Sturgeon Bay City Sturgeon Bay 98
Sugar Creek Brussels, Gardner, Union 247
Sunny Point Egg Harbor 248
Sunset Cliff Gibraltar 66
Swartz Lake Sevastopol 217
Table Bluff Liberty Grove 249
Tagge's Swamp Clay Banks, Nasewaupee 250
Tehema Sturgeon Bay City 98
Tennison Bay Gibraltar 251
Thayerport Egg Harbor 97
Three Springs Creek Liberty Grove 252
Tofts Point Baileys Harbor 253
Tornado Gardner 254
U.S. Life Saving Station Sturgeon Bay 255
University of Wisconsin Agriculture Research Station Sevastopol 256
Valmy Sevastopol 257
Vignes Clay Banks 258
Voseville Sevastopol 3
Warren's Corners Clay Banks 40
Washington Washington 259
Washington Harbor Washington 260
Washington Island Washington 116
Weborg's Point Gibraltar 261
West Bay Washington 262
West Channel Washington 263
West Harbor Washington 262
West Jacksonport Jacksonport 23
Whitefish Bay Creek Sevastopol 45
Whitefish Bay Sevastopol 3
Whitefish Dunes State Park Sevastopol 264
Whitefish Point Sevastopol 265
Williamsonville Gardner 254
Wiltse Pier Liberty Grove 266
Wisconsin Bay Liberty Grove 267
Woldt's Corner Nasewaupee 123
Woodard Creek Clay Banks 268

1 Postcard from possibly the 1960's by Ahrens News Agency, Sturgeon Bay, Wis-"K6-FROM OBSERVATION TOWER POTOWATOMI STATE PARK HORLICK'S ISLAND IN FOREGROUND CABOT'S POINT BEYOND DOOR COUNTY, WISCONSIN", Genuine Curteich-Chicago "C. J. Photochrom" Post Card (Reg. U.S. Pat. Off.).

 


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