Genealogy Collections at UWM

The UWM Archives holds a wide range of collections that support genealogy research. These include:

Many records, especially of fraternal, political or social groups, or trade-unions, can be of great use to genealogists, but are rarely examined. In many cases, these records can fill the gaps normally found after using the usual birth, death, marriage, and naturalization records.

Understanding Genealogy Records

Explore information about records frequently used in genealogical research.