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Church record extractions for German Protestant Immigrants in SE Wisconsin

Church record extractions for German Protestant Immigrants in SE Wisconsin

Posted: 10 Feb 2008 4:43PM GMT
Classification: Query
There is a new research tool available for those genealogists looking for their Germanic ancestors who immigrated to SE Wisconsin. A new book has been published (the 5th in a series) titled:

"German Immigrants in American Church Records: Vol. 5 Wisconsin Southeast Protestant"

This volume is a compilation of extracted names from church records in SE Wisconsin. It is not an extraction of every church record. It does not include any individuals born in America. It is an extraction of only those immigrants born in Germanic areas.

Of note, it includes an extraction of immigrant individuals in the records from Trinity Lutheran church in Freistadt - who's records are not available to the general public except by contacting the church directly. Also, it lacks any Lutheran churches in the city of Milwaukee (St. Luke's in South Milwaukee is the exception).

The book does not include every Protestant church in SE Wisconsin, the churches included are:

Brookfield: German Evangelical Lutheran Church
Burlington: Cross Lutheran Church
Cedarburg: Evangelical Lutheran Church of the Advent
Colgate: St. Paul's United Evangelical Protestant Church
Durham: Bethlehem Evangelical Lutheran Church
East Troy: St. Paul's Evangelical Lutheran Church
Elkhorn: St. John's Evangelical Lutheran Church
Farmington: Fillmore Reformed Church
Fillmore: St. Martin's Evangelical and Reformed Church
Fox Point: St. John's Lutheran Church
Franklin: St. Paul's German Evangelical Lutheran Church
Freistadt: Trinity Lutheran Church
Grafton: St. John's Lutheran Church
Granville: St. Peter's Lutheran Church
Greenfield: St. Johannes Evangelical Lutheran Church
Hales Corners: Emanuel Evangelical Church
Hartford: Peace Evangelical Lutheran Church
Hartford: Zion's Evangelical LUtheran Church
Kirchhayn-Jackson: David Star Evangelical LUtheran Church
Lake Geneva: First Evangelical LUtheran Church
Lannon: St. Johannis Evangelical Lutheran Church
Lisbon Twp.: Zion's Evangelical Lutheran Church
Menomonee Falls: St. Paul's United Church of Christ
Merton: St. John's United Church of Christ
Mequon: Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church
Muskego Twp.: St. Paulus Evangelical Lutheran Church
New Berlin: German Evangelical and Reformed Church
North Prairie: St. John's Lutheran Church
Oak Creek: St. John's Evangelical Lutheran Church
Oconomowoc: Zion's Episcopal Church
Paris Twp.: Immanuel Evangelical Lutheran Church
Pewaukee: Salem Reformed Church
Polk Twp.: St. Paul's Evangelical Lutheran Church
Saukville: St. Peter's Evangelical Church
Slades Corner: St. John's Evangelical Lutheran Church
Slinger: St. Paul's Evangelical Lutheran Church
Slinger: St. John's Evangelical and Reformed Church
South Milwaukee: St. Luke's Evangelical LUtheran Church
South Milwaukee and Cudahy: Methodist Episcopal Church
Wales: Bethlehem Lutheran Church
Waubeka: St. Paul's Community Church
Waukesha: First German Reformed Church
Waukesha: Salem Evangelical Lutheran Church
Waukesha: Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church
Wauwatosa: St. Paul's Evangelical and Reformed Church
Wauwatosa: Peace Evangelical Lutheran Church
West Bend: German Methodist Episcopal Church
West Bend: Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church

A description of the organization that put the books together (and where to purchase the book) can be found at: (and by-the-way, I have no connection to the printing company or the organization that compiled these books.)

http://webpub.byu.net/rm222/GermanPage.htm

I am going to see if I can obtain a copy of the book through the inter-libraby loan program at my local pubic library.

For a more detailed description of what the book series includes see the following article on the volume 1 book:

http://webpub.byu.net/rm222/ARTICLEFORHOYT.doc

Tom

Re: Church record extractions for German Protestant Immigrants in SE Wisconsin

Posted: 6 Apr 2008 6:54PM GMT
Classification: Query
Volume 4 includes Dodge County parishes, not Volume 5 ...

Beaver Dam: First St. John's Lutheran Church
Beloit: St. Paul's Lutheran Church
Center: Center Mission
Clinton: Christ Lutheran Church
Clinton: Methodist Episcopal Church
Fennimore: St. Peter's Lutheran Church
Fort Atkinson: Peace Evangelical Lutheran Church
Harrisburg: Zion's Lutheran Church
Herman Twp.: Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church
Herman Twp.: Zum Kripplein Christ Lutheran Church
Hurricane: Hurricane Church
Johnson Creek: St. John's Lutheran Church
La Crosse: Peace Evangelical Lutheran Church
Lancaster: First German Presbyterian Church
Leland: St. John's Lutheran Church
Mayville: Hochheim Lutheran Church
Mazomanie: St. John's Lutheran Church
Monroe: Immanuel Evangelical Church
Mount Horeb: Immanuel Lutheran Church
New Glarus: Dutch Hollow German Zion Church
Platteville: Peace Lutheran Church
Platteville: St. Paul's Lutheran Church
Prairie Du Chien: St. Peter's Lutheran Church
Reedsburg: St. John's Lutheran Church
Rock Springs: Zion's Lutheran Church
Roxbury: St. John's Lutheran Church
Sullivan Twp.: St. John's Evangelical Lutheran Church
Theresa: Immanuel Lutheran Church
Watertown: German Methodist Episcopal Church
Watertown: Immanuel Evangelical Lutheran Church
Watertown: Christ United Methodist Church

LINK http://webpub.byu.net/rm222/WisSWChurches.htm
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