Where to Write for Vital Records

How to obtain birth, death, marriage and divorce records from each state.

Social Security Death Index via Family Search (SSDI)

Database from a name index to deaths recorded by the Social Security Administration beginning in 1962.

Find a Grave

Information about "Where everybody who was anybody is buried." Searchable by name, location, birth dates/death dates and "claim to fame." Includes photos.


Access to information resources, newspapers and magazines for Wisconsin residents in cooperation with the state's public, school, academic and special libraries and internet service providers. A project of the Wisconsin Dept. of Public Instruction, Division for Libraries, Technology and Community Learning.

Wisconsin Local History Network

Volunteers compiling historical and genealogical information relating to Wisconsin.

Area Research Center Network

Links to each of the Area Research Centers in Wisconsin and their holdings.

Genealogy at the Wisconsin Historical Society

Numerous resources, including the Wisconsin Name Index, Pre-1907 Vital Records Index and Wisconsin Local History and Biography articles.

Newspaper Source Plus (provided by BadgerLink)

More than 1,500 full-text newspapers, providing more than 27 million full-text articles. Also features more than 500,000 TV and radio news transcripts, videos and podcasts.

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