The following is a list of area centers and facilities that may have genealogy information available for searching. Some area historical societies also have research libraries available.

See also the Milwaukee site for a list of Milwaukee Libraries and Resources

Alice Baker Memorial Library

Location: Eagle
Address: 820 E Main Street Eagle, WI 53119
Phone: 262-594-2800 Website

Big Bend Village Library

Location: Big Bend
Address: W230 S9175 Nevins Street Big Bend, WI 53103
Phone: 262-662-3571

The Big Bend Village Library has a collection of materials on the history of Vernon and Big Bend. Directories, maps, old photos,etc. Early records of Putnam sawmill, stone and inn enterprises, Information on the Stratton Family

Brookfield Public Library

Location: Brookfield
Address: 1900 N. Calhoun Road Brookfield, WI 53005
Phone: 262-782-4140 Website

Butler Public Library

:Location: Butler
Address: 12621 W Hampton Avenue Butler, WI 53007
Phone: 262-783-2535
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Elm Grove Public Library

Address: 13600 Juneau Boulevard Elm Grove WI 53122
Phone: 262-782-6717
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Delafield Public Library

Address: 500 Genesee Street Delafield, WI 53018
Phone: 262-646-6230
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Hartland Public Library

Address: 110 E Park Avenue Hartland, WI 53029
Phone: 262-367-3350
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Menomonee Falls Public Library

Address: ddress: W156 N8446 Pilgrim Road Menomonee Falls WI 53051
Phone: 262-255-8390

Items Available (partial listing)

William Lemuel Risley- including the lines of Risley, Millard, Strong &
Related families
Umhoefer family
Terry-Zimmer Family

1850 Census Town of Menomonee
1855 Census Town of Menomonee
1860 Census Town of Menomonee
1865 Census Town of Menomonee
1870 Census Town of Menomonee

Cemetery Records for St. Anthony Church(Fussville) 14 pgs (online)
Union Cemetery Menomonee Township Records 15 pgs
St. Pauls UCC Hwy 175 Menomonee Falls Records 9 pages (online)

Emmanuel Church Cem Transcriptions 1845-1977 43 pgs

St. James Roman Catholic Records Lannon 3 pages (online)

St. Mary Records 53 page (1984)

Sunnyside Cemetery Records (old) 24 pages
Sunnyside Cemetery Records (2001) version

West Granville (Microfilm)
St. Anthony Parish(Milwaukee) Baptism, Marriage, Confirmation, Death records

Milwaukee Public Library

(partial listing)

Some of these cemeteries are listed twice because records can be found in two
different places:

Bark River Cemetery 1837-1939 7 pgs
Dodges Corners Cemetery 2 pgs (online)
East Pioneer/Dixon Cemetery 7 pgs
Genesee Cemetery 21 pgs
Genesee Village Cemetery 20 pgs
Germany Ev. Cemetery Merton 6 pgs
Hartland Cemetery 63 pgs
Jericho Cemetery 11 pgs (online)
Lisbon Central Cemetery 3 pgs
Lisbon Merton Union Cemetery 22 pgs
Muskego Cemetery
Monterey Cemetery 8 pgs
Nashotah Mission Cemetery
New Berlin Cemetery 7 pgs
New Berlin Center Cemetery 14 pgs
North Prairie Cemetery 31 pgs
North Prairie Cemetery 26 pgs
Oak Grove Eagle Cemetery 11 pgs
Oak Hill Cemetery Brookfield 11 pgs
Oak Ridge Cemetery Eagle 13 pgs
Pilgrim's Rest Cemetery (Busse) 18 pgs
Reformed Presbyterian (Coventers) Cemetery 8 pgs
Coventers Cemetery 1845-1936 13 pgs
Rose Hill Cemetery 15 pgs
Rural Home Cemetery 1840-1984 45 pgs (online)
Salem Cemetery Genesee 29 pgs
St. Bruno Cemetery 1847- 23 pgs
St John Chrysotom Cemetery 16 pgs (online)
St. Mary Cemetery Pewaukee 13 pgs
St. Peters Episcopal Cemetery North Lake 4 pages
Stone Bank Cemetery 17 pgs
Union Cemetery 10 pgs
Union Cemetery Menomonee Twp 12 pgs
United Presbyterian Cemetery 7 pgs
Vernon Presbyterian Cemetery 11 pgs

Milwaukee Urban Archives

Waukesha County Collections The Urban Archives is located on the UW-Milwaukee Campus. It contains a vast amount of reference material on Waukesha County and communities. Besides the listings from the link above, there is also available records of select churches, schools, etc. The UWM Libraries' PantherCat online catalog, located on the Web at, may be used to find materials in the Archives. A search through the Wisconsin Historical Society's online catalog, located on the Web at, will also yield ARC materials at Milwaukee and other Area Research Centers. Online bibliographic access is also available by searching the WISCAT and OCLC databases.

Muskego Public Library

Address: S73 W16663 Janesville Road Muskego, WI 53l50
Phone: (262) 971-2100 Circulation -- (262) 971-2101 Reference
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New Berlin Public Library

Address: 15105 Library Lane New Berlin WI 53151
Phone: 262-785-4980

Oconomowoc Public Library

Address: 200 South Street Oconomowoc WI 53066
Phone: 262-569-2193
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Pauline Haass Public Library, Sussex-Lisbon

Address: N64 W23820 Main Street Sussex WI 53089
Phone: 262-246-5180
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Items available at the Library
(partial listing)
Genealogy of the Weaver Family of Sussex-Lisbon
extended families Davidson, Tempero and Howard
Memories of early days-by Melinda A. Weaver 1813-1886
Nelson School all years reunion
Prominent Sussex-Lisbon family Histories: Weaver,
Howitt, McKerrow, Connell, Hardy Families
St. James Catholic Church Menomonee Falls 1847-1997
The Weavers of Lisbon/Sussex
Wilma Hornig Gerken Diary

Barbara Sanborn Public Library, Pewaukee

Address: 302 Oakton Avenue Pewaukee, WI 53072
Phone: 262-691-5670
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Town Hall Public Library, North Lake

Town of Merton
Address: N76 W31429 County Hwy VV North Lake WI 53064
Phone: 262-966-2933
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Waukesha Public Library

Address: 321 Wisconsin Avenue Waukesha, WI 53186
Phone: Reference: 262-524-3682 Hours: 262-524-3689
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