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Wisconsin Genealogy Resources

Ozaukee County
 Genealogical Resources

Archives, Libraries and Museums

Family History Center


Biographies, Family Histories, and Names

  • Defnet, Mary Ann. Belgium: Places of Origin of Our Immigrant Ancestors. 1995. Shows the places of origin for Flemish (Dutch-speaking) and Walloon (French-speaking) immigrants to the United States, highlighting the Walloons of Luxembourg Province who settled in Ozaukee County, Wisconsin.


Census Records and Indexes

  • Noonan, Barry Christopher. 1865 Wisconsin State Census: The Six Surviving Counties, Dunn, Green, Jackson, Kewaunee, Ozaukee, Sheboygan : Transcription and Index. Madison? Wis: B.C. Noonan], 1993.

Court Records

Deaths and Obituaries


Ethnic Groups

Forums, Mailing Lists, and Message Boards

Mailing Lists
Message Boards


Land Records

Maps, Gazetteers, and Atlases

Military Records

Miscellaneous Materials

Naturalization Records

Newspapers and Periodicals

Photographs, Postcards, Historical Images

Probate Records

Probate Records




Historical Societies
  • Cedarburg Cultural Center
    P.O. Box 84
    Cedarburg, WI, 53012
    Phone: (262) 375-3676
    President: James H. Myers
    N59 W5542 Edgewater Dr
    Cedarburg, WI, 53012-2169
    Galleries and Offices
    Sarah Hall
    W62 N546 Washington Avenue
    PO Box 84, Cedarburg, 53012
    Phone: (262) 375-3676
    Open Tues-Sat, 10am-5pm; Sun, 1-5pm.
    Kuhefuss House Museum
    Sarah Hall
    W63 N627 Washington Avenue, Cedarburg, 53012
    Open selected weekend days for Living Legacy Series events, and by appointment.
    General Store Museum
    Sarah Hall
    W61 N480 Washington Avenue, Cedarburg, 53012
    Open Mon-Sat, 10am-4pm; Sun, 11am-3pm.
  • Mequon Historical Society
    6100 West Mequon Road 112N
    Mequon, WI, 53092
    Phone: (262) 242-3107
    President: Beverly Silldorff
    12116 N Briarhill Rd
    Mequon, WI, 53097-2602
    Phone: (262) 242-3290
    Reading Room
    Beverly Silldorff
    6100 West Mequon Road 112N, Mequon
    Open Thursdays, 2-5pm or by appointment.
  • Ozaukee County Historical Society
    President: Mary C. Sayner
    11535 N Meadowbrooke Dr
    Mequon, WI, 53097-3139
    Phone: (262) 242-2624
    Interurban Depot Project

    Mary C. Sayner
    N 57 W6406 Center, Cedarburg, 53012
    Phone: 262-377-4510
    Restoration of landmark from transportation past.
    Ozaukee County Pioneer Village

    Mary C. Sayner
    4880 Hwy I, Town of Saukville
    Just north of State Hwy 33 beyond Hawthorne Hills, Town of Saukville, 53080
    Phone: (262) 377-4510
    Open Memorial Day Weekend-Mid October, Sat & Sun, noon-5pm. Group tours by appointment.
    Stony Hill School - Birthplace of National Flag Day

    Mary C. Sayner
    5595 Hwy I just north of Co H, Fredonia, 53080
    Phone: (262) 377-4510
    Annual June Flag Day Celebration and Program. Tour the Avenue of State Flags beginnning at 11 a.m.the Sunday before June 14. Program at 3:30 pm. Grounds open to the public with tours and elementary school educational programs by appointment.
    Ozaukee County Archives Research Center

    Mary C. Sayner
    N 57 W6406 Center Street, Cedarburg, 53012
     Lincoln Building-Lower Level, Adjacent to City Hall in Downtown Cedarburg
    Mailing address:  PO Box 206, Cedarburg, WI  53012,
    Phone: (262) 377-4510
    Open year-round, Tuesdays, 9am-3pm or by appointment. Ruth Rentz, Archivist,
  • Pommerscher Verein Freistadt (Pomeranian Society of Freistadt)
    P. O Box 204
    Germantown, Wisconsin 53022.
    President: Tim Schoessow
  • Port Washington Historical Society
    P.O. Box 491
    311 Johnson Street
    Port Washington, WI, 53074
    Phone: (262) 284-7240
    President: Marc Eernisse
    2053 Upper Ridge Rd.
    Port Washington, WI, 53074

    Port Washington Historical Society Research Center
    Mary Flierl
    101 East Grand Ave, Port Washington, 53074
    Phone: (262) 376-3190
  • Saukville Area Historical Society
    200 N Mill Street
    Saukville, WI, 53080
    Phone: (262) 268-9197
    President: Anne A. Kertscher
    P.O. Box 80015
    Saukville, WI, 53080-0015
    Phone: (262) 284-3271
    Crossroads Museum
    Anne A. Kertscher
    200 N. Mill St., Saukville, 53080
    Phone: (262) 284-3271
    We do not have regular set hours yet but are open at various times during the year and we open to school tours several time a year.
  • Wisconsin State Old Cemetery Society
    6100 West Mequon Road
    Mequon, WI, 53092
    President: Beverly Silldorff
    12116 N Briarhill Rd
    Mequon, WI, 53097-2602
    Phone: (262) 242-3290
    Robert J. Felber
    6100 West Mequon Road, Mequon, 53092
    Phone: (262) 242-3290
    Open Thursdays, 9:30am-noon and 2-5pm
    or by appointment.

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