Wisconsin State Genealogical Society

Ashland County

Neighboring Counties
  • Iron County - east
  • Price County - southeast
  • Sawyer County - southwest
  • Bayfield County - northwest
  • Lake County, Minnesota – northwest (water boundary only, in Lake Superior)
  • Cook County, Minnesota – north (water boundary only, in Lake Superior)
  • Ontonagon County, Michigan – northeast (water boundary only, in Lake Superior)
  • Gogebic County, Michigan – northeast (water boundary only, in Lake Superior)
Directions: To obtain a copy of any of the cemeteries listed, please follow the steps below.  Please make checks payable to "WSGS".
  1. Enclose $2.00 US for postage and $0.50 per page.
  2. Include the county and exact name of each cemetery you wish to order copies of.
  3. Include your email address in case we have a question about your order.
  4. Mail your request to: WSGS Inscriptions, P. O. Box 5106, Madison, WI 53705-0106.
Cemetery Name Location or Township Total Number of Pages
B'Nai Israel Ashland 1

Ashland County GenWeb
Limited in its scope of raw material, but one must look back every so often to see what has been added or changed.

Area Research Center
History Center and Archives, Northern Great Lakes Visitor Center, 29270 Co. Hwy G, Ashland, WI 54806-9339
https://nglvc.org/wisconsin-historical-society-history-center-archives.php (for information on their holdings, hours of operation, etc.)
This ARC is home to the archival holdings for NW Wisconsin Counties.

Ashland County Government
http://co.ashland.wi.us (click on the county department of choice)
The Register of Deeds and Register of Probate can both be accessed from these pages.

Ashland Historical Society Museum
216 Main Street West, Ashland, WI 54806
Phone:  715-682-4911

Ashland County Libraries
Northern Waters Library Service, nwls.wislib.org.
Bad River Public Tribal Library, Odanah, WI, http://maaskii.wislib.org/
Legion Memorial Library, Mellen, WI, http://mellen.wislib.org/
Madeline Island Public Library, La Pointe, WI, http://madisland.wislib.org/
Vaughn Public Library, Ashland, WI, http://vpl.wislib.org/
Index to the Historical & Biographical Album of Chippewa Valley Wisconsin
Published by Wisconsin State Genealogical Society (1979)