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Guide to the WI Taylor County Court Probate Case Files,​ 1878-​1946

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Summary Information

Title: Wisconsin. County Court (Taylor County): Probate Case Files

Inclusive Dates: 1878-1946

Creator: Wisconsin. County Court (Taylor County)

Call Number: Taylor Series 9

Quantity: 21.2 c.f. (21 record center cartons and 1 archives box) and 24 reels of microfilm (35mm)

Repository: Housed at the Area Research Center, William D. McIntyre Library, University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire; owned by the Wisconsin Historical Society, Library-Archives Division

Archival Locations: UW-Eau Claire McIntyre Library / Eau Claire Area Research Ctr.

Abstract: Case files pertaining to probate of estates, descent of real estate, determination of heirships, and some criminal cases heard before the County Court in Eau Claire County. Included are depositions, motions, inventories, and other documents filed with the court. Records from 1878-circa 1919 are available only on microfilm.

Note: The microfilm consists of service copies of film produced in 1987 and 1999 by the Genealogical Society of Utah which holds the master negative.

Language: English

Arrangement of the Materials

By case file number, which is roughly chronological.

Other Finding Aids

'Probate Index” (Taylor Series 14) and “County Court Index and Record“ (Taylor Series 10) index these records.

Search Terms/Subject Terms

  • Probate law and practice—Wisconsin—Taylor County--Cases

Contents List

Reel 1 Case Files #1-36 Note: Case File #12 is filed in Box 23.
Reel 2 Case Files #36 continued -103
Reel 3 Case Files #105-215 Note: Case Files #216 and #217 are filed in Box 23
Reel 4 Case Files #218-344
Reel 5 Case Files #345-379
Reel 6 Case Files #382-447 Note: Case File #422 is filed in Box 23.
Reel 7 Case Files #448-499
Reel 8 Case Files #499 continued -547
Reel 9 Case Files #547 continued -739
Reel 10 Case Files #740-781
Reel 11 Case Files #781 continued -806
Reel 12 Case Files #807-854
Reel 13 Case Files #858-931
Reel 14 Case Files #932-984
Reel 15 Case Files #986-1055
Reel 16 Case Files #1055 continued -1096
Reel 17 Case Files #1099-1131
Reel 18 Case Files #1132-1192
Reel 19 Case Files #1194-1228
Reel 20 Case Files #1228 continued -1270
Reel 21 Case Files #1272-1324
Reel 22 Case Files #1325-1364
Reel 23 Case Files #1365-1422
Reel 24 Case Files #1423-1532
Box 1 Case Files #1533-1547
Box 2 Case Files #1557-1670
Box 3 Case Files #1672-1766
Box 4 Case Files #1767-1857
Box 5 Case Files #1858-1968
Box 6 Case Files #1972-2101
Box 7 Case Files #2109-2170
Box 8 Case Files #2171-2248
Box 9 Case Files #2250-2362
Box 10 Case Files #2367-2496
Box 11 Case Files #2505-2607
Box 12 Case Files #2610-2694
Box 13 Case Files #2696-2774
Box 14 Case Files #2778-2941
Box 15 Case Files #2945-3024
Box 16 Case Files #3025-3131
Box 17 Case Files #3136-3257
Box 18 Case Files #3261-3384
Box 19 Case Files #3386-3500
Box 20 Case Files #3502-3631
Box 21 Case Files #3634-3782
Box 22 Case Files #3785-3852
Box 23 Case Files #12, 216-217, 422

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