WIGenWeb Project

Wisconsin Map highlighting Vilas County


Town Offices
Chamber of Commerces

History and
Biography Indexes

Photo Album
Surname List
Look-Up Volunteers

On This Site

Message Boards
Mailing Lists
Visit Our Neighbors

Cemetery List
Funeral Homes
Genealogical Societies
Historical Soc.

Resource Links
Vital Records


Vilas County History and Biographies

COMMEMORATIVE BIOGRAPHICAL RECORD of the UPPER WISCONSIN Counties of Waupaca, Portage, Wood, Marathon, Lincoln, Oneida, Vilas, Langlade and Shawano. publ. 1895 by J.H.Beers & Co., Chicago 1110 pages, illustrated.

     Index to Biographies in above book

     George P. Dickinson, page 953

HISTORY OF LINCOLN, ONEIDA AND VILAS COUNTIES, Compiled by George O.Jones, Norman S. McVean and Others. Printed in 1924 by H.C.Cooper. Jr. & Co., Minneapoli-Winona MN. ill. 787 pages. The first two hundred pages are history of the three counties, the remainder of the book is biographies.

     Biography Index

      Chapter I. The Explorers
      Chapter II. Wisconsin Under Various Governments
      Chapter III. The Fur Trade
      Chapter IV. Indian Lore
     Chapter V.Geology and Topography
     Chapter VI. The Lake Region
     Chapter VII. Lincoln County--Its Organizations, Government
      and Public Institutions

     Chapter VIII. Agriculture In Lincoln County
     Chapter IX. The City of Merrill
     Chapter X. The City of Tomahawk
     Chapter XI. Lincoln County Villages
     Chapter XII. Rural Churches in Lincoln County
     Chapter XIII. Oneida County Organization and Government
     Chapter XIV. Lumbering In Oneida County
     Chapter XV. Oneida County Agriculture
     Chapter XVI. Rhinelander, The County Seat
     Chapter XVII. Oneida County Villages Past and Present
     Chapter XVIII. Vilas County Organization and Government
     Chapter XIX. Historic Roads and Early Settlers
     Chapter XX. Logging in Vilas County
     Chapter XXI. Agriculture in Vilas County
     Chapter XXII. The Schools of Vilas County
     Chapter XXIII. Eagle River, The County Seat
     Chapter XXIV. The Vilas County Villages
Penny Postcards of Vilas County Wisconsin [this is a link to another website and will open as a new window, close the window to return to this page]

Vilas County Logging Railroads and Lumber Companies [this is a link to another website and will open as a new window, close the window to return to this page]

Floral Bouquet © Copyright: All files on this website are protected by the US Copyright Law, Digital Millennium Copyright Act of 1998, they are not to be copied or altered in any way for commercial use. Individuals may copy the information for their personal use. All persons contributing material for posting on these pages does so in recognition of their free, non-commercial distribution, and further, is responsible to assure that no copyright is violated by their submission.     WIGenWeb Vilas County Coordinator Judy Groh WIGenWeb Project


Back to the Top