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Wisconsin STate Genealogical Society

Rock County

Area Research Center (ARC):


Location: UW-Whitewater750 West Main Street Whitewater, WI 53190-1790

Website: https://www.uww.edu/library/archives


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.

List of Cemeteries available

FindAGrave Rock County, Wisconsin Cemeteries


Family History Centers & FamilySearch Affiliates:

Beloit, Wisconsin Family History Center - 2535 Austin Place, Beloit, WI 53511-2326, https://www.familysearch.org/wiki/en/Beloit_Wisconsin_Family_History_Center

Hedberg Public Library, FamilySearch Affiliate Library - 316 S. Main Street, Janesville, WI 53545, https://hedbergpubliclibrary.org/community_local_history.html


Genealogical Societies:

German Interest Group - Wisconsin https://gig-wi.com/

Rock County Genealogical Society - https://www.rcgswi.org/

Stateline Genealogy Clubhttps://statelinegenealogyclub.wordpress.com/


Historical Societies:


Rock County Historical Societyhttps://rchs.us/


Libraries:


Beloit Public Library https://beloitlibrary.org/

Clinton Public Library - https://www.als.lib.wi.us/CPL/

Edgerton Public Library  https://www.als.lib.wi.us/EPL/

Eager Free Public Library, Evansville -  https://www.als.lib.wi.us/EFPL/

Hedberg Public Library, Janesville - https://hedbergpubliclibrary.org/

Orfordville Public Library https://www.als.lib.wi.us/OPL/

UW-Whitewater Libraryhttps://www.uww.edu/library


Links:


Cyndi's List - https://www.cyndislist.com/us/wi/counties/rock/


FamilySearch Wiki -   https://www.familysearch.org/wiki/en/Rock_County,_Wisconsin_Genealogy

PBS Wisconsin Hometown Stories: Janesvillehttps://pbswisconsin.org/watch/wisconsin-hometown-stories/wisconsin-hometown-stories-wisconsin-hometown-stories-janesville/


Historic Map Works - Plat Maps


University of Wisconsin Digital Collections

Wisconsin Historical Society Digital Collections

Resources:


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)

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