Title: Rusk County (Wis.). Treasurer: Tax Sale Records Inclusive Dates: 1860-1931
Creator: Rusk County (Wis.). Treasurer
Call Number: Rusk Series 8
Quantity: 3.4 c.f. (14 volumes)
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: Record of lands sold for delinquent taxes showing certificate number, land description, location, date of sales, year for which tax was delinquent, certificate purchaser, and amount of delinquent tax. Also shown, when applicable, is the person or firm to which the land was deeded, or record of redemption with dates and costs for such actions. Volume 10 (1922-1924) also includes delinquent drainage tax sales. Volumes 12-14 (1927-1931) include delinquent property tax and drainage tax returns. Rusk County was formed in 1901 and until 1905 named Gates County. The volumes prior to 1901 are transcripts of sales from Chippewa County for lands which later became part of Rusk County.
Arrangement of the Materials
Chronological and thereunder by location.
- Property tax—Wisconsin—Rusk County
- Tax-sales—Wisconsin—Rusk County