HOW TO USE THIS SITE
For free access to Wisconsin Historical Society records on Ancestry, START YOUR SEARCH THEN CLICK ON YOUR RESULTS. When you click on the record you will be prompted to "Create a Free Account." DO NOT click on the "Subscribe" button or the "14-day Free Trial Offer" unless you are interested in access to all of Ancestry. If you already have a Free Account, login to the account before or after your search.
We recommend that you download all digital images to your computer to ensure that you have ongoing access to the records you need.
IMPORTANT: Do Not Click "New Search" on the Search Results page. This will take you away from the Society's records access area.
WHAT IS AVAILABLE ON THIS SITE
Family History-related government records from the Wisconsin Historical Society’s collections made available for free to Wisconsinites through the Ancestry / Wisconsin Historical Society partnership.
For more information on the Wisconsin Historical Society and its holdings, please visit our website or contact us using the email address or phone numbers below.
816 State St
Madison, Wisconsin 53706
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Library Reference: 608-264-6535
Archives Reference: 608-264-6460