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Milwaukee County. Register of Deeds

Title: Milwaukee County. Register of Deeds

Manuscript Number: MSS-2525

Bulk: 6.5 cu ft.


Scope and Content: The Milwaukee County Register of Deeds collection is comprised of two series. Series I contains material relevant to  Section 1776b, Chapter 380 of the laws of 1897requiring corporations to file a list of officers with the Milwaukee Register of Deeds within five days of election. The collection contains an unprocessed box of these lists.  Series II represents the bulk of the collection and consists of applications for marriage with the Register of Deeds, indexed by number and year, and includes the names of the applicants, witnesses, and the addresses of the applicants.

Series I
Unprocessed lists of elected officers of corporations, ca. 1897-1903. Box 1
Series II
Marriage Applications: 1-6000 – May 1899 thru July 1901. Box 2
Marriage Applications: 6001-11000 – July 1901 thru May 1903 Box 3
Marriage Applications: 11001-16500 – May 1903 thru Dec. 1904 Box 4
Marriage Applications: 16501-22000 – Dec. 1904 thru July 1906 Box 5
Marriage Applications: 22001-28000 – Sept. 1906 thru Feb. 1908 Box 6
Marriage Applications: 28001-35000 – Feb. 1908 thru June. 1910 Box 7

Access and Use: Unrestricted

Language: English.

Administrative Note: Processed by Steve Schaffer, October 2014