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Wisconsin - Its Counties, Townships and Villages, Second Edition
 
Wisconsin: Its Counties, Townships & Villages, 2nd ed., cover image
So what is different between the First Edition and the Second Edition?   
· Size has increased from 90 pages to over 225 pages.
· New additions to each county section include the local courthouse, including contact information and the respective Area Research Center with updated contact information.
· Each county now includes more than just a partial listing of villages and cities.  It now includes information gathered from many sources, expanding the list of villages and cities and dates of when their post offices may have began and when they may have been discontinued.
· Also included is location information (by township, possible section number or other location information.
· Name changes are given when available.
· Now included is information on the numbering of townships in the state of Wisconsin, including a Wisconsin Index Map
· Information now given on different Systems of Land Description.
· An largely expanded bibliography
   Now in a perfect binding, not comb bound.   
 
     See the "Table of Contents"
$34.95 + $8.00 Shipping and Handling
 
 
How to Get Started in Genealogy - A Beginner's Kit
 
Beginner's KitNeed a little help to get started with your genealogy?  Our "How to Get Started in Genealogy - A Beginner's Kit" will help answer many of those questions.  The 90-page book included in the kit, includes information on how to get started, what forms to use to keep organized and how to fill them out.  Also are many printed and online resources to keep you on your path to success.  There are several articles included on resources, where to find information, how to use different types of records and the list goes on.
 
What else is included in the kit?  A magnifier to help with those hard to read documents, a mechanical pencil for everyone doing research in a register of deeds office and many libraries, over thirty forms for organizing your research, every thing from pedigree charts, family group sheets, individual data sheets, research logs, federal & state census records, and even transcription forms for vital records.  You will also find a thumb drive that is pre-loaded with all the forms to make it easy for you to make copies and a handy zip-lock case to carry everything.
 
$30.00 + $8.00 Shipping and Handling
 
 
WSGS Recipes and Remembrances Cookbook
 
WSGS Recipes and Remembrances Cookbook
 
 
 
 
 
A treasury of WSGS member’s family recipes, saved and preserved for generations to come with over 200 family-tested and family-approved recipes. Family recollections pertaining to some of the recipes. Information about the beginning of the Wisconsin State Genealogical Society. Photos and information for nine of Wisconsin's Historical Destinations. Spiral bound, soft covered. Included 16 colored pages of cooking hints and comes with free access to a digital copy of the recipes. 
 
 
$10.00 + $5.00 Shipping & Handling
 
 
 
 
 
 
Legacy QuickGuideTM: Wisconsin Genealogy
 
Legacy QuickGuide: Wisconsin Genealogy
 
 
Created in partnership with the makers of Legacy Family Tree software, this QuickGuide is a listing of essential Badger State resources compiled by WSGS' Chris Klauer.  You'll find everything you need to get started on finding your Wisconsin ancestors including a timeline of Wisconsin history events, tips on Wisconsin research strategy, a list of Wisconsin migration routes and more.  Also included are over 100 links to websites and resources covering vital records, church records, census records, as well as general Wisconsin resources.  This handy 4-page guide is available in a laminated print format, as a PDF file which can be used on your computer or mobile device for anytime access, and in a Kindle format.
 
PDF Format$2.95  (Available for direct download from Legacy Family Tree.)
 
Kindle Format$2.99 (Available only for download from Amazon.com.)
 
 
Print Format: $8.00 + $1.50 Shipping & Handling
 
 
WSGS Tote Bag
 
WSGS Tote Bag
 
 
 
This tote bag is ideal for carrying your laptop, Flip-Pal or papers to the library or courthouse for research!  The bag is made of polyester and has a large main zippered compartment, front Velcro pocket imprinted with the WSGS logo, a pen loop, mesh side pockets and 28 1/2" shoulder straps. The overall size of the bag is 14"h x 20"w x 4 1/2"d.
 
$12.00 + $6.00 Shipping & Handling
 
 
WSGS Newsletter Past Issues
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(purchased by member or non-member)
  • To purchase single issues, please specify the volume and issue number(s) in the first box. These cost $7.00 each + $2.00 shipping & handling.
  • To purchase the Vol. 53 combined issue, please use the second box and enter "Vol. 53 Combined Issue." This volume costs $10.00 + $2.00 shipping & handling.
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Vol. 62 2016 #1, #2, #3, #4 Vol. 63 2017 #1
Vol. 60 2014 #1, #2, #3, #4 Vol. 61 2015 #1, #2, #3, #4
Vol. 58 2012 #1, #2, #3, #4 Vol. 59 2013 #1, #2, #3, #4
Vol. 56 2010 #1, #2, #3, #4 Vol. 57 2011 #1, #2, #3, #4
Vol. 54 2007-08 #1, #2, #3, #4, #5, #6 Vol. 55 2009 #1-#2 (Combined issue), #3, #4
Vol. 53 2006-07 #1-#4 (Single combined issue, $10.00)
Vol. 51 2004-05 #1, #2, #3, #4 Vol. 52 2005-06 #1, #2, #3, #4
Vol. 49 2002-03 #1, #2, #3, #4 Vol. 50 2003-04 #1, #2, #3, #4
Vol. 47 2000-01 #1, #2, #3, #4 Vol. 48 2001-02 #1, #2, #3, #4
Vol. 45 1998-99 #1, #2, #3, #4 Vol. 46 1999-2000 #1, #2, #3, #4
Vol. 43 1996-97 #1, #2, #3, #4 Vol. 44 1997-98 #1, #2, #3, #4
Vol. 41 1994-95 #1, #2, #3, #4
Vol. 42 1995-96 #1, #2, #3, #4
Vol. 39 1992-93 #1, #2, #3, #4 Vol. 40 1993-94 #1, #2, #3, #4
Vol. 37 1990-91 #1, #2, #3, #4 Vol. 38 1991-92 #1, #2, #3, #4
Vol. 35 1988-89 #1, #2, #3, #4 Vol. 36 1989-90 #1, #2, #3, #4
Vol. 33 1986-87 #1, #2, #3, #4 Vol. 34 1987-88 #1, #2, #3, #4
Vol. 31 1984-85 #1, #2, #3, #4 Vol. 32 1985-86 #1, #2, #3, #4
Vol. 29 1982-83 #1, #2, #3, #4 Vol. 30 1983-84 #1, #2, #3, #4
Vol. 27 1980-81 #1, #2, #3, #4 Vol. 28 1981-82 #1, #2, #3, #4
Vol. 25 1978-79 #1, #2, #3, #4 Vol. 26 1979-80 #1, #2, #3, #4
Vol. 23 1976-77 #1, #2, #3, #4 Vol. 24 1977-78 #1, #2, #3, #4
Vol. 21 1974-75 #1, #2, #3, #4 Vol. 22 1975-76 #1, #2, #3, #4
Vol. 19  1972-73 #1, #2, #3, #4 Vol. 20 1973-74 #1, #2, #3, #4
Vol. 17 1970-71 #1, #2, #3, #4 Vol. 18 1971-72 #1, #2, #3, #4
Vol. 15 1968-69 #1, #2, #3, #4 Vol. 16 1969-70 #1, #2, #3, #4
Vol. 13 1966-67 #1, #2, #3, #4 Vol. 14 1967-68 #1, #2, #3, #4
Vol. 11 1964-65 #1, #2, #3 Vol. 12 1965-66 #1, #2, #3
Vol. 9 1962-63 #1, #2, #3 Vol. 10 1963-64 #1, #2, #3
Vol. 7 1960-61 #1, #2, #3 Vol. 8 1961-62 #1, #2, #3
Vol. 5 1958-59 #1, #2, #3 Vol. 6 1959-60 #1, #2, #3
Vol. 3 1956-57 #1, #2, #3
Vol. 4 1957-58 #1, #2, #3
Vol. 1 1954-55 #1, #2, #3 Vol. 2 1955-56 #1, #2, #3
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Cemetery Inscription Pages
Directions: To obtain a copy of any of the cemeteries listed for Wisconsin, please follow the steps below.
1. Refer to the Counties Research page for each county to determine the cemeteries available and the number of pages available for each cemtery.
2. Include the county and exact name of the cemetery you wish to order copies of.
3. Enclose $2.00 US for postage and $0.50 per page.

 
$.50 per page + $2.00 Shipping & Handling
Inscriptions: Co. & Cem.
 
 
Limited Quantities Remain...
WSGS Pioneer and Century Certificate Index Set, Volumes 1, 2, and 3
Volumes 1-3 of the Pioneer and Century Certficate Index Books were published by the Wisconsin State Genealogical Society in 1977, 1987 and 2001 to index applications for our Pioneer and Century Certificates prior to the year 2001.  
 
$20.00 + $8.00 Shipping & Handling
Special Note...
We will be putting the names from the certificate applications that WSGS has received since 2001 into some form of a publication in the near future. This will include more of the Pioneer and Century Certificate names, along with the newer Military and Homestead Certificate names.  We will keep you posted on the progress of this project as we know more.

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WSGS
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