Local History Websites
- Sauk Prairie Area Historical Society
- Sauk County Historical Society
- Wisconsin State Historical Society
- Badger History Group (for Badger Army Ammunication plant information)
- County Vital Records
- Ancestry Library *Only accessible from a computer at a SCLS Library.
- Heritage Quest - Search genealogical information including census data, tax rolls and more.
- Newspaper Archive - Search for articles in past newspapers. Provided by BadgerLink.
- Wisconsin Newspaper Association Digital Research Site - Full text of Wisconsin daily and weekly papers from 2005 - present. Includes Sauk Prairie Star and Sauk Prairie Eagle (90 day embargo). Provided by BadgeLink.
Genealogy Tools & Links
- American Battle Monuments Commission
- Cemeteries of Wisconsin
- Cyndi's List A list of genealogical websites.
- Ellis Island Passenger Lists
- Find a Grave
- National Archives - for Genealogists & Historians
- Nationwide Gravesite Locator
- Rootsweb Social Security Death Index Search for birth, death & last known residence.
- US Gen Web - US genealogy project
- WIGLHR Wisconsin Genealogy and Local History Sites
- Wisconsin Magazine of History
- Wisconsin State Historical Society Genealogy
- Wisconsin Vital Records
Library Materials Available
These are a sample of popular titles available pertaining to the Sauk Prairie area. Many others are available. Visit www.linkcat.info or contact the Prairie du Sac Library at 643-8318 if you are searching for a title or topic not listed here.
- August Derleth
- Erhart Mueller
- Cemetery Inscriptions of Sauk County
- Sauk Prairie High School Yearbooks
- Wisconsin Volunteers, War of Rebellion (1861-1865) or search online (Wisconsin Historical Society)