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Forest County Wisconsin
Genealogy Trails Website

Our goal is to help you track your ancestors through time by transcribing genealogical and historical data and placing it online for the free use of all researchers

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We regret that we are unable to do personal research for anyone.
All data we come across will be added to this site.
We thank you for visiting and hope you'll come back again to view the updates we make to this site
Happy Trails to you on your quest for your ancestors.

Forest County was created in 1885 from portions of Langlade and Oconto counties.
The county seat is Crandon
The Potawatomi and Chippewa Communities have reservations in Forest County.


 Alvin ~ Argonne ~ Armstrong Creek ~ Blackwell ~ Caswell ~ Freedom ~ Hiles ~
Laona ~ Lincoln ~ Nashville ~ Popple River ~ Ross ~ Wabeno

Census-designated places
 Argonne ~ Laona ~ Mole Lake ~ Newald ~ Wabeno

Unincorporated Communities
 Atkins ~ Bonneval ~ Carter ~ Cavour ~ Nelma ~ Padus ~ Soperton ~ Wisconsin Junction ~ Woodlawn

Ghost Towns
 Bagdad ~ Keith


County Records


Census Records

Church Histories / Records

County Records

Death Records

Family Bibles and Records

History Topics

Marriage Records

Miscellaneous Data

Newspaper Gleanings

Obituaries and Death Notices

School Records

Wills/Probate Records

Website Updates:
Sept 2017:  crime news for DUFF, ST. JOHN.  Court news for WALSH.  Gossip news for BRENNAN, TRACY, CONLEY, CARDINAL 


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Adjacent Counties
Florence County - northeast
Marinette County - east
Oconto County - southeast
Langlade County - southwest
Oneida County - west
Vilas County - northwest
Iron County, Michigan - north
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