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Our Genealogical Helper for Warrington Addition ...

We have a couple of goals for our Gazetteer:

  • That it be a tool that can help us with planning our trips.
  • That it also helps us to understand the community in which our ancestors lived, the community that was part of their daily lives.

By learning about Warrington Addition (and the surrounding area) during the time that our ancestors lived, we hope to have a better understanding of both their community and its relationship to their lifes. We hope that this tool helps to give us insight while doing our genealogical research.

As we add data and organize our Gazetteer to help with our family research, we will be adding to this, our Genealogical Helper for Warrington Addition. While we don't have information that is specific to any given person or family, we intend to expand our understanding about where and how people lived.

It's still very early in our research, but as we gather more information it will be added to this page.

Newspapers Published in Warrington Addition ...

An ongoing effort between the Library of Congress and the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) has resulted in the National Digital Newspaper Program (NDNP).

To share their results, the partnership has created the Chronicling America website. The goal of this partnership is to assemble a database about the current and historic newspapers of the United States. This includes a growing collection of scanned images from selected papers. All of it available to the public on their website.

Using information that we've taken from the Chronicling America website, we've identified 54 newspapers that have been published in the area around Warrington Addition.

Although we're unaware of any newspapers that were published in the immediate area of Warrington Addition, there are papers which were published within 26 miles [41.8 km]<1>. A list of those papers, sorted by paper name, can be found on the Extended Newspaper List for Warrington Addition.

Cemeteries Near Warrington Addition ...

Below are cemeteries that are in the vicinity of Warrington Addition.

This is a new section and is likely to have errors. If you find an error, such as a missing cemetery or we have the wrong name, please let us know. If you know of them, we would also appreciate learning about previous or alternate names.

If you click on the [Map] that follows each cemetery's name, a new browser window will open with a Google map showing a satellite view of the area where the cemetery is located. We have tried to place the cemetery in the center of the map, but we're still working on our data and the map might not not be centered properly. If you don't see the cemetery right away, try zooming-in. Usually, but not always, you can see the outline of the cemetery and some of the headstones.

If you need information about a burial or interment, photos, transcripts, how to contact the cemetery or local authorities, please visit our selection of Genealogy Websites (see below).

If not found below, our Cemetery List for Warrington Addition covers a larger area, with the cemeteries listed in alphabetical order.

Distance &

        Name of Cemetery  
      Less than 2 miles  
  N St. Michael Cemetery   [Map]     
      About 2 miles [3.2 km]  
  NNE Rest Haven Cemetery   [Map]     
      About 5 miles [8 km]  
  SSE Lake Drive Cemetery   [Map]     
      Within 6 miles [9.7 km]  
  SSE Woodlawn Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNW West Branch Cemetery   [Map]     
      Within 7 miles [11.3 km]  
  W Red Springs Cemetery   [Map]     
      Within 8 miles [12.9 km]  
  ESE Lakeview Cemetery   [Map]     
      Within 9 miles [14.5 km]  
  WSW St. Johns Hermansfort Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE St. Paul Lutheran Cemetery   [Map]   [FindAGrave<2>]  
  ESE St. Martins Cemetery   [Map]     
  W St. Francis Solanus Cemetery   [Map]     
      Within 10 miles [16.1 km]  
  SSW Friendship Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Bomke Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE St. Wenceslaus Cemetery   [Map]     


Nearby Communities in 1895 ...

We've built the following list with information that came from an Atlas published by Rand McNally in 1895. The Atlas had details such as the population of the community (which appears to have come from the 1890 Census) and whether there was a post office and/or railroad service available. We also indicate if the community no longer exists and is now historic.<3>

While we didn't find Warrington Addition in the Atlas, the following 1895 communities would have been found near the current location of Warrington Addition.

These communities are listed based on their distance from Warrington Addition, with the one closest to Warrington Addition listed first.

Shawano   [Map]
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Warrington Addition
 - 1895 population of 1,505 people (with 8,980 people in 2017)
 - Shawano had a post office and railroad service
Gresham   [Map]
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) from Warrington Addition
 - Gresham had a post office and no railroad service
Cecil   [Map]
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Warrington Addition
 - Cecil had a post office and railroad service
Underhill   [Map]
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) from Warrington Addition
 - Underhill had a post office and railroad service
Belle Plaine   [Map]
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Warrington Addition
 - 1895 population of 67 people
 - Belle Plaine had a post office and railroad service
Pella   [Map]
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Warrington Addition
 - 1895 population of 38 people
 - Pella had a post office and no railroad service
Bonduel   [Map]
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Warrington Addition
 - 1895 population of 203 people (with 1,427 people in 2017)
 - Bonduel had a post office and no railroad service
Pulcifer   [Map]
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East (E) from Warrington Addition
 - 1895 population of 26 people
 - Pulcifer had a post office and no railroad service
Leopolis   [Map]
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Warrington Addition
 - 1895 population of 54 people
 - Leopolis had a post office and no railroad service

We've also created an expanded list of communities that existed in the 1890's and were located in the area around Warrington Addition. The list can be found on our page for Communities Neighboring Warrington Addition in the 1890's.

Neighboring Counties ...

When searching for family records, we have frequently made the mistake of not checking the neighboring counties.

For example, we have great-grandparents who lived in the southeast corner of their home county. During their lives, most doctors and hospitals were in the next county to the east. Almost all of the nearby churches and cemeteries were in the county to the south.

So when searching for records, we had our best success by looking in neighboring counties instead of the county in which they lived:  their home county contained property and probate records; the county to the east contained birth and death records; the county to the south contained their burial records. If we hadn't included the neighboring counties, we would have missed many valuable sources of information.

If you're in a similar situation, we hope that the following information helps.

Warrington Addition is located in Menominee County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Menominee County: Langlade, Oconto & Shawano.

Below are the counties that are near Warrington Addition. For each of these counties, we show a sample of those communities that are closest to Warrington Addition:

Menominee     (The home county for Warrington Addition)
      Keshena   [Map]   NW   Less than 2 miles
      Legend Lake   [Map]   NE   2 miles [3.2 km]
      Menominee   [Map]   N   11 miles [17.7 km]
      Neopit   [Map]   NW   12 miles [19.3 km]
      Zoar   [Map]   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
      Pulaski   [Map]   SE   23 miles [37 km]
      Pittsfield   [Map]   SE   26 miles [41.8 km]
      Pittsfield   [Map]   SE   26 miles [41.8 km]
      Flintville   [Map]   SE   28 miles [45.1 km]
      Howard   [Map]   SE   33 miles [53.1 km]
      Oneida   [Map]   SE   33 miles [53.1 km]
      Suamico   [Map]   SE   33 miles [53.1 km]
      Hobart   [Map]   SE   34 miles [54.7 km]
      Ashwaubenon   [Map]   SE   37 miles [59.5 km]
      Allouez   [Map]   SE   39 miles [62.8 km]
      De Pere   [Map]   SE   39 miles [62.8 km]
      Green Bay   [Map]   SE   39 miles [62.8 km]
      Lawrence   [Map]   SE   39 miles [62.8 km]
      Freedom   [Map]   N   38 miles [61.2 km]
      Wabeno   [Map]   N   39 miles [62.8 km]
      White Lake   [Map]   N   21 miles [33.8 km]
      Evergreen   [Map]   NW   23 miles [37 km]
      Norwood   [Map]   NW   25 miles [40.2 km]
      Wolf River   [Map]   N   26 miles [41.8 km]
      Polar   [Map]   NW   27 miles [43.5 km]
      Rolling   [Map]   NW   30 miles [48.3 km]
      Langlade   [Map]   N   31 miles [49.9 km]
      Antigo   [Map]   NW   31 miles [49.9 km]
      Antigo   [Map]   NW   32 miles [51.5 km]
      Price   [Map]   NW   32 miles [51.5 km]
      Neva   [Map]   NW   35 miles [56.3 km]
      Ackley   [Map]   NW   37 miles [59.5 km]
      Ainsworth   [Map]   NW   39 miles [62.8 km]
      Elderon   [Map]   W   31 miles [49.9 km]
      Elderon   [Map]   W   32 miles [51.5 km]
      Norrie   [Map]   W   32 miles [51.5 km]
      Plover   [Map]   W   33 miles [53.1 km]
      Franzen   [Map]   W   34 miles [54.7 km]
      Harrison   [Map]   NW   35 miles [56.3 km]
      Hatley   [Map]   W   35 miles [56.3 km]
      Easton   [Map]   W   39 miles [62.8 km]
      Reid   [Map]   W   39 miles [62.8 km]
      Ringle   [Map]   W   39 miles [62.8 km]
      Bevent   [Map]   W   40 miles [64.4 km]
      Coleman   [Map]   NE   31 miles [49.9 km]
      Pound   [Map]   NE   31 miles [49.9 km]
      Beaver   [Map]   NE   32 miles [51.5 km]
      Pound   [Map]   NE   32 miles [51.5 km]
      Stephenson   [Map]   NE   36 miles [57.9 km]
      Grover   [Map]   E   39 miles [62.8 km]
      Crivitz   [Map]   NE   39 miles [62.8 km]
      Underhill   [Map]   E   9 miles [14.5 km]
      How   [Map]   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
      Gillett   [Map]   E   15 miles [24.1 km]
      Gillett   [Map]   E   15 miles [24.1 km]
      Suring   [Map]   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
      Breed   [Map]   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
      Maple Valley   [Map]   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
      Morgan   [Map]   E   20 miles [32.2 km]
      Oconto Falls   [Map]   E   20 miles [32.2 km]
      Hickory Corners   [Map]   NE   20 miles [32.2 km]
      Armstrong   [Map]   NE   21 miles [33.8 km]
      Bagley   [Map]   NE   21 miles [33.8 km]
      Mountain   [Map]   N   22 miles [35.4 km]
      Deer Creek   [Map]   S   22 miles [35.4 km]
      Maine   [Map]   S   22 miles [35.4 km]
      Nichols   [Map]   S   22 miles [35.4 km]
      Bear Creek   [Map]   S   23 miles [37 km]
      Cicero   [Map]   SE   23 miles [37 km]
      Seymour   [Map]   SE   26 miles [41.8 km]
      Black Creek   [Map]   S   28 miles [45.1 km]
      Bovina   [Map]   S   28 miles [45.1 km]
      Maple Creek   [Map]   S   28 miles [45.1 km]
      Seymour   [Map]   SE   28 miles [45.1 km]
      Black Creek   [Map]   S   29 miles [46.7 km]
      Shiocton   [Map]   S   29 miles [46.7 km]
      Liberty   [Map]   S   31 miles [49.9 km]
      Alban   [Map]   SW   36 miles [57.9 km]
      Rosholt   [Map]   SW   37 miles [59.5 km]
      New Hope   [Map]   SW   39 miles [62.8 km]
      Wescott   [Map]   SE   4 miles [6.4 km]
      Richmond   [Map]   SW   5 miles [8 km]
      Lessor   [Map]   S   6 miles [9.7 km]
      Shawano   [Map]   S   6 miles [9.7 km]
      Middle Village   [Map]   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
      Gresham   [Map]   W   8 miles [12.9 km]
      Red Springs   [Map]   W   8 miles [12.9 km]
      Cecil   [Map]   SE   9 miles [14.5 km]
      Washington   [Map]   SE   9 miles [14.5 km]
      Herman   [Map]   SW   9 miles [14.5 km]
      Belle Plaine   [Map]   S   10 miles [16.1 km]
      Waukechon   [Map]   S   10 miles [16.1 km]
      Bonduel   [Map]   SE   12 miles [19.3 km]
      Embarrass   [Map]   S   14 miles [22.5 km]
      Matteson   [Map]   S   16 miles [25.7 km]
      Clintonville   [Map]   S   18 miles [29 km]
      Larrabee   [Map]   SW   18 miles [29 km]
      Marion   [Map]   SW   18 miles [29 km]
      Dupont   [Map]   SW   21 miles [33.8 km]
      Bear Creek   [Map]   S   24 miles [38.6 km]
      Granite City - Historic   [Map]   SW   24 miles [38.6 km]
      Big Falls   [Map]   SW   26 miles [41.8 km]
      Union   [Map]   SW   26 miles [41.8 km]
      Wyoming   [Map]   SW   26 miles [41.8 km]
      Lebanon   [Map]   S   29 miles [46.7 km]
      Helvetia   [Map]   SW   30 miles [48.3 km]

For an expanded list of the communities that are closest to Warrington Addition, see our County-by-County Page for Warrington Addition.

Websites to Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we begin with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project or Genealogy Trails. These websites offer the information directly or else point to where you can find it. Their information is open to all and free to view - although they might link to other websites which do charge.

To help you get started, the following links will take you to the pages that are relevant to Warrington Addition:

These websites are specific to Wisconsin:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Website for the //

Not to be confused with the official state website, we've found the Digital State Archives website for the State of Wisconsin to be a good source for additional links.

These pages are specific to Menominee County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Brown County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Forest County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Langlade County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marathon County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marinette County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Oconto County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Outagamie County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Portage County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Shawano County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Waupaca County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Wisconsin:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of Wisconsin,     of Menominee County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Wisconsin     Cemetery Wiki for Wisconsin
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page     Cemeteries of Wisconsin

Of Special Interest ...

The GenDisasters website specializes in newspaper articles about tragedies and disasters. While it makes interesting reading all by itself, it should be of special interest to genealogists and family historians looking for people who were either affected by or directly involved in such tragedies.

Disaster Stories from Wisconsin

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community located in Wisconsin

About Menominee County

About Wisconsin

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Warrington Addition. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Wisconsin:

Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that starts in Warrington Addition. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Warrington Addition) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Warrington Addition. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.8689, Longitude: -88.6188     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Warrington Addition have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<2>The Find-a-Grave website is an excellent research tool with information about a cemetery's location and interments. They also offer a forum for their members which can provide additional help. More information about Find-a-Grave can be found on their website:

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<3>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Warrington Addition, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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