Pierce County Wisconsin Resources & Lookups
Pierce County Courthouse
414 W. Main St.
Ellsworth, WI   54011

Births - 1870
Deaths - 1876
Marriages - 1851

Click here for the list of fees charged for various documents. (In PDF format)


UW-River Falls
Area Research Center
Chalmer Davee Library
120 E. Cascade Ave.
River Falls, WI   54022

http://www.uwrf.edu/library/arc/


Prescott Public Library
Prescott, WI   54021


River Falls Public Library
River Falls, WI   54022


St. Croix Valley Genealogical Society
Box 396
River Falls, WI   54022


Pierce County Historical Association
P.O. Box 148
Ellsworth, WI  5401

http://www.piercecountyhistorical.org/index.php


LOOKUPS

When requesting a lookup, please place "Pierce County Lookups" in the subject line of your message.  Please do not ask for blanket searches for a surname and limit your request to 3 surnames per lookup.  Also, as some volunteers have more than one book or resource, please tell them which you would like your look up from.   And don't forget to thank your volunteer for their time, they are doing this as a service to you and I, myself, would like to let them know how much their hard work and time is appreciated.   Their efforts are going a very long way to making this one of the best genealogy websites on the net.  Thank you. 

if you have any books regarding the history of Pierce County, it's settlers and their descendants from which you would be willing to do genealogical research, please e-mail me at mrsgrinnin@comcast.net and I will gladly add you to this list.


 

  • "Pierce County's Heritage - Volume 7" Pierce County Historical Association (This book only covers the Cherma area between River Falls and Ellsworth and deals with families of Bohemian and German descent) - Mike Fox

 

  • "Look Back and Remember-The First 50 Years-Rock Elm Township 1861-1911" by Lavern Flanders - Jan Gunderson

 

  • "Pierce County's Heritage - Volume 7 & 8" Pierce County Historical Assocation (volume 7 covers the Cherma area between River Falls and Ellsworth and deals with families of Bohemian and German descent, volume 8 covers many El Paso Township families) - Nick Schommer

  • "Schommer Family" compiled by Mary E. (Baker) Thoen (contains descendants of John & Magdulena (Sommer) Schommer, German immigrants to Pierce County) - Nick Schommer

 

 

  • "Kinnickinnic Years" by John James Purcha & Norman Arthur Foss, with personal contributions by George D. Foss.  Life in a small Wisconsin city from 1930-1950 - George D. Foss

  • A History of the Foss/Jensen Families (12 volumes), as this is such a large collection, please be very specific in your request for lookups to reduce the amount of time spent looking - George D. Foss

 

  • Tousley Funeral Home of Spring Valley and River Falls Records - Don Monson

 

  • Pierce County's Heritage, Volume 7 by Ursula Peterson - Dawn Tedder

  • A History of Prescott Wisconsin by Dorothy Eaton Ahlgren & Mary Cotter Beeler - Dawn Tedder


 

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