Walworth County Genealogical Society
Walworth County Genealogical Society

P.O. Box 159
Delavan, WI 53115

Contact WCGS: Walworth Genealogy 

An Affiliate member of the
Wisconsin State Genealogical Society

Libraries, Historical Societies and Other Associations
in Walworth County

If traveling a distance please call ahead to make sure of the hours as some change during summer and winter.


Barrett Memorial Library
65 W. Geneva St.
Williams Bay, WI. 53191
Brigham Memorial Library
131 Plain St.
P.O. Box 510
Sharon, WI. 53585
Burlington Public Library 262-763-7623
Darien Public Library 262-724-5155
Delavan - Aram Public Library 262-728-3111
East Troy Public Library 262-642-6262
Elkhorn - Matheson Memorial Library 262-723-2678
Fontana Public Library
166 Second Ave.
P.O. Box 437
Fontana, WI 53125
Genoa City Public Library 262-279-6188
Irvin L. Young Memorial Library 262-473-0530
Lake Geneva Public Library 262-249-5299
Racine Public Library 262-636-9241
Rochester Public Library 262-534-3533
Sharon - Brigham Memorial Library 262-736-4249
UW-Whitewater Area Research Center 262-472-5520
Walworth Memorial Library
101 Maple Ave.
Walworth, WI 53184
Waterford Public Library 262-534-3988
Williams Bay - Barrett Memorial Library 262-245-2709

Historical Societies
Delavan Historical Society -
East Troy Historical Society - website.
Historical Society of Walworth and Big Foot Prairie - Nancy Lehman 262-275-2426.
Walworth County Historical Society - website.
Whitewater Historical Society - 301 W. Whitewater Street, Whitewater WI 262-473-6820.
Other Associations
Walworth County Cemetery Association. President Dan Kilkenny. This society is not genealogical oriented. but is interested in preserving and cataloging cemeteries in cooperation with the Burial Sites Preservation Board of WI.
Seventh Day Baptist Historical Society Library serves as a central depository and archives of the Seventh Day Baptist General Conference, USA and Canada, and related agencies. Over 3,000 volumes of books and periodicals are catalogued. There is a wealth of non-demoninational biographical and genealogical material relating to RI, NJ, NY, PA, WI, and WV. There are lots of photographs, microfilms and manuscripts along with church records. The Seventh Day Baptist's were instrumental in establishing the Walworth village. The Historical Society Library is located in Janesville, Rock County, WI at 3120 N. Kennedy Road. Please phone ahead for an appointment at 608-752-5055. You may also send a SASE for further information to: Seventh Day Baptist Historical Society, PO Box 1678, Janesville, WI 53547-1678. Please note staff is limited and donations are appreciated.
Webster House Museum. Corner of Rockwell and Washington St.; Elkhorn, WI 262-723-4248

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