Searching Jackson County Land Records Online

Accessing Jackson County, Wisconsin

Land Records on https://www.familysearch.org

Log into www.familysearch.org (This is a free site)

Go to: Search

Select: Catalog

Select: Search by Author

Type: Register of Deeds, Jackson County, Wisconsin and then Search

Select: Jackson County (Wisconsin). Register of Deeds (2)

Two references will come up. Select Deed records, 1854-1946.*

You will now see the index for the records (Film/Digital Notes). The first four are the general indexes for Grantor (seller) and Grantee (buyer). They are in alphabetical order. You can find in what volume and page the transaction is recorded. When you select a film, hit Format.

If you are not a member of Familysearch.com, you will now have to create a Username and Password. This is a free site. Remember to write them down for your next visit.

After you have signed in……

You will now see the pages with the indexes and the recorded documents. Navigating this site may seem like a challenge, but will be worth your time.

These records are also available, on microfilm, in the Black River Falls Public Library-Jackson County History Room. Historian Mary Woods is more than happy to assist you with these records. She may be contacted at m.woods@wrlsweb.org.

*The other site will take you to Jackson County (Wisconsin) registration of births, ca 1876-1907. You should check that out, too!