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Lafayette County Wisconsin
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Founded 1846
The county was named in honor of the Marquis de Lafayette, the French general who rendered assistance to the Continental Army in the American Revolutionary War.

Lafayette County's county seat is Darlington.

Cuba City (mostly in Grant County) * Darlington (county seat) * Shullsburg

 Argyle * Belmont * Benton * Blanchardville (partly in Iowa County) * Gratiot * Hazel Green (mostly in Grant County) * South Wayne

 Argyle * Belmont * Benton * Blanchard * Darlington * Elk Grove * Fayette * Gratiot * Kendall * Lamont * Monticello *
New Diggings * Seymour * Shullsburg * Wayne * White Oak Springs * Willow Springs * Wiota


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:  Mine cave-in news story.  Community news.  Marriage notices for CORNELIUS-SMITH, PARSON-GREEN, VANHOOK-PATTERSON, DURANT-DODSON.  Obit for WOODS.
Nov 2016:  obits for NYHUS, MCGOWAN, CLEVELAND


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Adjacent Counties

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Stephenson County, Illinois * Jo Daviess County, Illinois *

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