Rock County, Wisconsin

What was new in 2004?

December 13, 2004

  • Added a link to the history of the Norwegian settlements in Rock County (and Wisconsin)

December 8, 2004

  • Added a new "informative" rambling regarding the Average Life Expectancy of people in 1900 and 2000

November 25, 2004

  • Added 1876 information regarding mills and manufacturing in Beloit and Janesville
  • Added an 1876 history of the county
 

November 14, 2004

  • Added 1889 information for Janesville and Beloit townships

October 31, 2004

  • Added 1854 gazetteer information for the county, townships, city and Rock River

September 9, 2004

  • Added a history of how Milton received its name
  • Added two similar histories of how Beloit received its name
 

September 8, 2004

  • Added a history of how Magnolia Township received its name
 

September 5, 2004

  • Added a history of Orfordville Methodism
  • Added a history of "deserted Turtleville"

July 21, 2004

  • Added an early history of Union Township
 

July 18, 2004

  • Added history of the Janesville public school system
 

July 9, 2004

  • Added a 1934 history of Advent Christian Church in Magnolia Township
 

May 14, 2004

  • New link to two Evansville church histories
 

May 12, 2004

  • Added list of places in Rock County on the National Register of Historic Places
 

April 12, 2004

  • New link to history of the village of Orfordville
 

What was new in 2003?

 

What was new in 2002?

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