From native tribes and fur trappers to beer barons and football legends, Wisconsin’s history includes a wide array of people with a fascinating story to tell. If you have roots in America’s Dairyland, you’ll find a treasure trove of genealogical resources to help you find your ancestor’s place in Wisconsin’s history. Lori Bessler from the Wisconsin Historical Society will share her special tips and techniques for finding records in the Badger State. This webinar comes with a free copy of our Wisconsin Research Guide.
WHAT YOU’LL LEARN
- Essential Wisconsin history, from the Oneota Indians settling Green Bay to the arrival of European immigrants in the early 1900s
- How to acquire records from the Wisconsin Historical Society and what’s available
- Local repositories, courthouses and history rooms
- What the best websites are for Wisconsin family research