Peninsula Genealogical Society - Door Co. WI


Town of Sturgeon Bay 

 STURGEON BAY CITY-COUNTY SEAT

including SAWYER (now West Side of Sturgeon Bay City)

updated 24 Mar 2012


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Above: DEBROUX GARAGE-1940's-picture contributed by Millard CHRISTIANSON (23 Mar 2012)

 

   

 

LEFT:  View of City of Sturgeon Bay looking towards Bay of Sturgeon Bay and railroad bridge  in 1885   -  RIGHT:  Bef. 1928: View of Sawyer (West Side of City of Sturgeon Bay-2009) looking down Union towards railroad bridge (which no longer exists) and City of Sturgeon Bay on the other side of the Bay of Sturgeon Bay (see map below)-pictures courtesy of Leon "Lee" LONG-25 Mar 2010.

 

 

Above: SAWYER - looking down Union (what is now Madison) with view of Bay View House-winter - year? -no cars, horse-drawn sleighs.-picture courtesy of Dick HITT (22 Oct 2010)


 

Sturgeon Bay City-1880

 


 

COUNTY RECORDS.......................................

 

The City of Sturgeon Bay is the County Seat for Door County. You can contact the following municipal offices for: 

DOOR COUNTY VITAL RECORDS: Births (from 1852), Marriages (from 1860), and Deaths (from 1856)

DOOR COUNTY LAND RECORDS:

Door County Register of Deeds

421 Nebraska St.

P.O. Box 670

Sturgeon Bay WI 54235

telephone: (910)746-2270

Hours: Mon.-Fri. 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. 

 

DOOR COUNTY PROBATE RECORDS:

Door County Register in Probate

Door County Justice Center

1207 S. Duluth Ave.

Sturgeon Bay WI  54235

 

 


 

STREET NAMES CHANGED INDEX...............................

 

*In 1934, the street names for the City of Sturgeon Bay were changed.  This is important if you are trying to locate a street from an old address from Censuses or letters in Sturgeon Bay today!  You will find a table of these changes and a table of the current street names referring to their old names here:

 

*Sturgeon Bay Street Name Changes

 


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Citizens Are Naturalized


  DOOR CO. CEMETERIES               D.C.CEMETERIES MAP-PDF          Door Co. Plat Books 


STURGEON BAY CITY STREET NAME CHANGE TABLES

DOOR COUNTY PLACE NAMES Page

TOWN OF STURGEON BAY Page

DOOR COUNTY CIVIL TOWNS Page

PGS Page

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