This page is your gateway to searching vital records as reported in newspapers in 5 Wisconsin counties: Fond du Lac, Green Lake, Marquette, Waushara & Winnebago. FAQ about this index with locations and dates covered within these counties.
It includes the Oshkosh Daily Northwestern obituary index - covers obituaries, death notices and funeral notices published in the Oshkosh Daily Northwestern newspaper. This index is a joint project of the Winnebagoland Genealogical Society, Oshkosh Public Library and Winnefox Library System.
Konrad-Behlman Funeral Homes - Obituaries
Search for obituaries in the Oshkosh area. (2000-present)
Seefeld Funeral Home - Obituaries
Search for obituaries in the Oshkosh area. (2004-present)
Riverside Cemetery Burials, 1841-1908 : an incomplete list
Compiled by Ginny Gross, from the Oshkosh Public Museum staff. Provides better access to burial information for the time period preceding death certificates (1909).
Highholders of Oshkosh
History and facts about Bavarians and Bohemians in Oshkosh, WI known as the Highholders. Includes listing of surnames & some vital record information.
Naturalization Records Index
Index of records dating between the 1840s and 1970s held at the UW Oshkosh Archives and Area Research Center.
Winneconne Cemetery Index
Indexes Winneconne Cemetery by name and section.
Vital Records - Winnebago County Indices (Available at the library)
- Index to Marriage Records, Winnebago County, Wisconsin. Protz, Ruth D. Volume 1, 1848-1874. Volume 2, 1875-1891. Volume 3, 1892-1902, Volume 4, 1903-1912.
- Index to Birth Records, Winnebago County, Wisconsin Volume I, 1838-1886, Volume 2, 1887-1891, Volume 3, 1892-1895, Volume 4, 1896-1900, Volume 5, 1901-1905, Volume 6, 1906-1910. Registration was not required until 1907. These volumes include delayed registrations which are not included in the statewide microfiche pre-1907 birth index.
- Index to Death Records, Winnebago County Wisconsin 1842-1897, Volume 2, 1898-1912. Registration was not required until 1907. Covers many 19th century records.
- Index to Divorce Records Winnebago County, Wisconsin, 1850-1939. Protz, Ruth D. The records themselves are at the Area Research Center, UW-Oshkosh Polk Library.
Winnebago County Register of Deeds - Vital Records applications