Wisconsin State Genealogical Society

Waupaca County

Cemeteries:
Directions:
To obtain a copy of any of the cemeteries listed, please follow the steps below. There is a minimum order of $3.00. Please make checks payable to "WSGS".
1. Enclose $2.00 US for postage and $0.50 per page or $3.00, whichever is greater.
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.
 
Cemetery Name Location or Township Total Number of Pages
Axtell Family Cemetery Tn of St. Lawrence 1
Baldwin Mills Cemetery Tn of Royalton 10
Bear Creek Town Cemetery Tn of Bear Creek 1
Big Falls Cemetery Tn of Wyoming 4
Caledonia Town Cemetery Tn of Caledonia 1
Cannady burial Tn of Little Wolf 1
Cedar Lake Cemetery Tn of Lind 2
Chief Waupaca Burial Ground Tn of Dupont 1
Danish Cemetery Tn of Union 2
Embarrass Lutheran Cemetery Tn of Matteson 3
Evanswood aka Little River Cemetery Tn of Weyauwega 3
Farmington Lutheran Cemetery Tn of Farmington 3
Floral Hill Cemetery Tn of Mukwa 32
Hatton Cemetery Tn of Lind 5
Jensen burial Tn of Lawrence 1
Harrington Cemetery Tn of Lind 1
Hitterdahl Cemetery Tn of Iola 5
Lakeside Cemetery Tn of Fremont 14
Little Chapel (1 stone) Tn of Scandinavia 1
Little River aka Evanswood Cemetery Tn of Weyauwega 3
Marble Cemetery Tn of Union 2
Military Road Cemetery Tn of Waupaca 1
Morey burials (1 stone) Tn of Farmington 1
Northland Cemetery Tn of Harrison 3
Oelfke aka Old Northport Ostrander Cem Tn of Mukwa 1
Old Northport Ostrander aka Oelfke Cem Tn of Mukwa 1
Rural Cemetery Tn of Dayton 2
St. Martin's Lutheran Cemetery Tn of Larrabee 11
St. Paul's Evangelical Lutheran Cem Tn of Fremont 4
Scandinavia Lutheran Cemetery Tn of Scandinavia 18
Smith Cemetery Tn of Farmington 1
Spencer Lake Memorial Park Tn of Lind 1
Town Line Cemetery Tn of Larrabee 2
Trinity Lutheran Cemetery Tn of Bear Creek 6
Waupaca County Poor Farm Cemetery Tn of Little Wolf 1

Libraries:
Clintonville Public Library - http://www.clintonvillelibrary.org/

Holly History & Genealogy Center, Waupaca -
The Center has many publications and documents that would be of interest to those doing family history searches and other area research. Here is a list of some of the noteworthy items in the collection:
  • Waupaca County Plat Maps - 1874, 1889, 1912, 1923, 1950's/1960's
  • Waupaca County Cemetery Indexes and Lists, including Obituaries for those buried at the cemeteries
  • Waupaca Area Obituaries (with alphabetical Indexes)
  • Waupaca County Marriage Records
  • Biographical Publications (like The Commemorative Biographical Record of the Upper Wisconsin; and John Ware's Standard History of Waupaca County)
  • Publications on the Early History of Waupaca County, including information on early settlers
  • Family History Files (by surname)
  • Census Records (available on disk and online)
  • Waupaca School Records (high school yearbooks, rural school records and information)
  • Historical Photographs
  • Civil War Records
Hours: Wednesday and Friday afternoons and Saturday mornings or by appointment. For more information about the collection or hours of operation, please call or email: Julie A. Hintz, Director--Waupaca Historical Society - wauphistsoc@waupacaonline.net.

Iola Village Library - http://iolalibrary.org/

Marion Public Library - http://www.marionpubliclibrary.info/

Neuschafer Community Library, Fremont -
http://www.fremontpl.org/

New London Public Library -

Scandinavia Public Library - http://www.marionpubliclibrary.info/

Sturm Memorial Library, Manawa - http://manawalibrary.org/

University of Wisconsin - Stevens Point University Library, Stevens Point -
Waupaca Area Public Library - http://www.waupacalibrary.org/

Weyauwega Public Library - http://www.wegalibrary.org/



Genealogical Societies:
Waupaca Area Genealogical Society - http://www.wigenweb.org/waupaca/WAGS/WAGS.htm


Historical Societies:
Clintonville Area Historical Society - 38 S. Main Street, Clintonville, WI 54929, Email - zenada@frontiernet.com , , Museum address - Pioneer Park, 32 11th Street, Clintonville, WI 54929, , Hours - Memorial Day - Labor Day, Sundays & Holidays, 1-4 p.m. and by appointment.

Fremont Area Historical Society - 410 South River Road, P.O. Box 399, Fremont, WI 54940, (715) 258-8478 or (920) 446-3326

Friends of Scandinavia History - P.O. Box 15, Scandinavia, WI 54877

Historic Preservation Commission - 111 South Main Street, Waupaca, WI 54981

Iola Historical Society - P.O. Box 412, Iola, WI 54945 (715) 445-4652 or (715) 445-5795, Iola Railroad Depot & Museum, 305 Depot Street, Iola, WI 54945, Annual Open House in May & August & by appointment. - http://www.museumsusa.org/museums/info/1159263

Marion Area Historical Society - P.O. Box 321 Marion, WI 54950, (715) 754-2118, Northwestern Railroad Depot Museum, Log Cabin, School, Soo Caboose & 1935 Windmill, East Ramsdell Street, (near the athletic fields), Marion, WI 54950, Hours - June -Sept.1, 1st Sat. each month, 1-4 p.m., special tours available

New London Heritage Historical Society - Heritage Historical Village, 900 Montgomery Street, New London, WI 54961, (920) 982-8557 or (920) 982-5186 - http://www.historicalvillage.org/

Rural Historical Society - 1426 Rural Road, Rural, WI 54981, Headquarters Building, E1449 Main Street, Rural, WI 54981, email - pottshe@yahoo.com , (715) 258-0973, Open by appointment only, Wed. & Sun. 1-3 p.m.

Waupaca County Historical Society - N4804 County Trunk B, New London, WI 54961, (920) 982-4847

Waupaca Historical Society - http://www.waupacahistory.org/



Links:
USGenWeb - http://www.wigenweb.org/waupaca/

Genealogy.com - Genealogy Forum - http://genforum.genealogy.com/wi/waupaca/

Mainstreet Marketplace - Waupaca - http://www.mainstreet-marketplace.com/History_main_page.htm