Wisconsin State Genealogical Society

Rock County

Cemeteries:
Directions: To obtain a copy of any of the cemeteries listed, please follow the steps below. Please make checks payable to "WSGS". Please note: These transcriptions are not complete and were copied during various years before about 1990, so will not have more recent graves in them.
 
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
Avon Cemetery Tn of Avon 4
Ball Tavern Cemetery Tn of Porter 3
Bethany Lutheran Church Cem. Tn of Spring Valley 3
Bethel aka Disciples Cemetery Tn of Center 10
Bradford Cemetery Tn of Bradford 1
Calvary Cemetery aka Croak Settlement Tn of Magnolia 3
Cooksville Cemetery, Porter fam. Tn of Porter 14
"**** Island" Cemetery Tn of Magnolia 1
Croak Settlement aka Calvary Cemetery Tn of Magnolia 3
Dillenback Cemetery Tn of Janesville 1
Disciples aka Bethel Cemetery Tn of Center 10
East Magnolia Cemetery Tn of Magnolia 4
Fulton Village Cemetery Tn of Fulton 3
Grove Cemetery Tn of Center 10
Johnstown Cemetery Tn of Johnstown 3
Lima Center Cemetery Tn of Lima 3
Milton Cemetery village of Milton 23
Mt. Olive aka Sandy Sink Cemetery Tn of Fulton 1
Mt. Pleasant Cemetery Tn of Janesville 4
Naugle Cemetery Tn of Newark 1
Newark Cemetery Tn of Newark 6
North Johnstown Cemetery Tn of Johnstown 3
Northup Cemetery Tn of Avon 2
Oak Hill Cemetery, Interments June & July 1890 city of Janesville 1
Oak Hill Cemetery, Section 150 (partial) city of Janesville 1
Old Baptist Church Cemetery (abandoned) Tn of Union 2
Old French Cemetery Tn of Newark 1
Otter Creek Cemetery Tn of Milton 1
Plymouth Cemetery Tn of Plymouth 7
Rock River Cemetery Tn of Milton 1
Saint Michael Cemetery Tn of Porter 2
Sandy Sink aka Mt. Olive Tn of Fulton 1
Scotch Hill Cemetery Tn of Spring Valley 4
Smithton Cemetery Tn of Bradford --
South Porter aka Wheeler Cemetery Tn of Porter 3
Union Cemetery Tn of Union 1
West Magnolia Cemetery Tn of Magnolia 3
Wheeler aka South Porter Cemetery Tn of Porter 3
 
Genealogical Societies:
Rock County Genealogical Society
PO Box 936
Janesville, WI 53547-0396
Physical Address: 
Charles Tallman Archives & Research Center
430 N. Jackson Street
Janesville, WI 53547-0936
Office Hours: Wednesday-Friday, 10:00 AM-4:00 PM, Call ahead
Telephone: 608-752-5891 (During office hours)
Society E-mails:
Research Assistance: RCGS.Library@gmail.com
RCGS Webmaster: RCGS.WI@gmail.com
Newsletter Editor: RCGSWI.Newsletter@gmail.com
 
German Interest Group - Wisconsin
P.O. Box 762
Janesville, WI 53547-0762
 
Stateline Genealogy Club
 
Historical Societies:
Rock County Historical Society
PO Box 8096
Janesville, WI 53547-8096
Website: http://www.rchs.us/
Wilson King Stone House Archives & Research Center: http://www.rchs.us/wilson-king-stone-house/



Libraries:
Beloit College Digital Collections:
University of Wisconsin Digital Collections:
 
Register of Deeds Office - https://www.co.rock.wi.us/registerofdeeds

Wisconsin Register of Deeds - Rock County - http://www.wrdaonline.org/Biography/Rock.htm


 
Resources:
Commemorative Biographical Record of the Counties of Rock, Green, Grant, Iowa and Lafayette, WisconsinContaining Biographical Sketches of Prominent and Representative Citizens, and of Many of the Early Settled Families - https://books.google.com/books/about/Commemorative_Biographical_Record_of_the.html?id=c98qAQAAMAAJ
 
Index to 5,750 Names in the History of Rock County, Wisconsin, 1879
Published by Wisconsin State Genealogical Society 1969
                                
Index to Commemorative Biographical Record of Rock, Green, Grant, Iowa & Lafayette Counties, Wisconsin 1901
Published by Wisconsin State Genealogical Society 1983
 
Index to Names in The Portrait & Biographical Album of Rock County, Wisconsin 1889
Reprinted by Wisconsin State Genealogical Society (1980)
 
Index to Southeastern Wisconsin:  A History of Old MIlwaukee County 1932
Published by Wisconsin State Genealogical Society (1984)