Cemeteries: 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.
On the evening of October 8, 1871 the worst recorded forest fire in North American history raged through Northeastern Wisconsin and Upper Michigan, destroying millions of dollars worth of property and timberland, and taking between 1,200 and 2,400 lives. The purpose of this site is to gather and organize all the information about this historical event into one comprehensive reference source.