Manitowoc County,

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Manitowoc County, Wisconsin

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Manitowoc County
Incorporated  April 20, 1836
County seat:  City of Manitowoc


Cato * Centerville * Cleveland * Cooperstown * Eaton * Francis Creek * Franklin * Gibson * Kiel * Kellnersville * Kossuth * Liberty * Manitowoc Rapids * Manitowoc * Maple Grove * Maribel * Meeme * Mishicot * Newton * Reedsville * Rockland * Schleswig * St. Nazianz * Two Creeks * Two Rivers * Valders * Whitelaw


Manitowoc * Mishicot * Two Rivers

Cleveland * Francis Creek * Kellnersville * Maribel * Meeme
Mishicot * Reedsville * St. Nazianz * Valders * Whitelaw

Cato * Centerville * Cooperstown * Eaton * Franklin * Gibson * Kossuth * Liberty
Manitowoc * Manitowoc Rapids * Maple Grove * Meeme * Mishicot * Newton * Rockland 
Schleswig * Two Creeks * Two Rivers

In addition to the above, there are many unincorporated places


Manitowoc County Data


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Census Records

Church History and Records

Death Records

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County History

County Records

Marriage Records

Military Records

Native Americans

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School Records

Wills and Probates

Mar 2015: Marriage announcement for VIRS-SAEMANN; obit for VITS;  engagement notices for SANFORD-THEOBALD; Crime news for RADEL, SHEPPLEY

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