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Preserving Sheboygan County

The Sheboygan County Historical Research Center (SCHRC), located in Sheboygan Falls, Wisconsin, specializes in the preservation and storage of written records of all of Sheboygan County and the surrounding area.  

Our Services

The Historical Research Center offers a number of services for researchers including: genealogy or history queries, furniture or toy queries, cemetery or gravestone photos, Register of Deeds research, obituary research and foreign language translation.  Contact us to learn more!


Monday - Closed

Tuesday  - Friday - 9:00 - 4:00pm

Saturday - 8:30am - 12:00pm

Sunday  - Closed

Volunteer Focus

Marge Canisius, volunteer extraordinaire, has volunteered at SCHRC for more more than a decade. She manages the massive obituary collection that is the centerpiece of genealogical research. Marge is a gem!

Lincoln guru, Steve Rogstad, is back this October. The topic for this series is the Lincoln assassination and the plethora of crazy conspiracy theories that surrounded it.  For more info click here!

Sheboygan County Historical Research Center

518 Water Street
Sheboygan Falls, WI 53085


Closed Thursday, November  24, 2016 for Thanksgiving.

sometimes history needs a push

Postcard of North Point, Sheboygan, an extension of the Niagara Escarpment.  For more info, Get article here.         


History Tidbits

The Greater Sheboygan Chapter of the American Historical Society of Germans from Russia is once again active.

All interested parties are invited to attend the first meeting which will be held on Saturday, October 29th, at 1:00 PM at the Trinity Lutheran Church Parish Hall (Located on the north side of the church), coffee and snacks will be served.

The meeting will be two-fold: first , to begin organizing our revitalized chapter and determining goals and; second, we will watch the DVD of the village of Norka filmed in 1928.