Ruth Ann Montgomery,
Evansville, Wisconsin
Historian

Evansville, Wisconsin has a
fascinating history.  Want to know
more about Evansville, Wisconsin
its people, houses, businesses,
organizations, and government?  
Please contact me by e-mail:
RMontgomery@litewire.net
Maps:
1830s Surveyor's map of Union Township

1858 Map of Evansville

1871 Bird's Eye View of Evansville

1883  Bird's Eye View of Evansville

1891 Union Township Map
UNION TOWNSHIP HISTORY
SETTLEMENT TO 1959

Union township officers 1842-1939

Union Township Schools  

Town of Union Voter Registration
1878

Sports

Football in the 1890s

Evansville's Baseball History
More Genealogy Sources

RootsWeb.com Rock County History


Probate Records of Rock County 1839-1930s
Probate Records of Rock County 1839-1930s
Evansville Wisconsin Residential and
Commercial Building History

CHURCH STREET
113 West Church
127 West Church
144 West Church
262 West Church

SOUTH FIRST STREET
23 South First Street

443 South First (Leota School For Girls)

EAST MAIN STREET
check out this page for histories










WEST MAIN STREET
check out this page for
histories of West Main Street
Buildings



























South First Street
349 South First



North First Street














51 North First


Grove street


LIBERTY STREET

WEST LIBERTY STREET










39 West Liberty

104 West Liberty















107 West Liberty


112 West Liberty


South Madison Street
11 South Madison
Evansville's Veterans - 192 Tank Battalion

Wives and Mothers of Veterans May 19, 2008

Seven Leeder Brothers Serve in U. S. Military

World War II Veterans Interviews 2006

Korean War Veterans Interviews November 2009

Evansville's VIETNAM VETERANS Part 1

Evansville VIETNAM VETERANS  Part 2

Evansville's Veteran's Memorials
CHURCHES

First Baptist Church

Free Will Baptist/Free Methodist/Grace Baptist

St. Paul's Catholic Church
list of deceased members

St. John's Episcopal
People:        Many people and families have
contributed to the history of Evansville.  Click on

people to view
the newspaper articles, stories
and histories of the Evansville area families      
Updated August 12, 2013

         
Counter
1898 Evansville and
Union Township
Wisconsin Directory


WRIGHTS
DIRECTORY OF
EVANSVILLE 1900-01

Cemeteries:

Ball Tavern Cemetery

Cooksville Cemetery (scanned directory)

Cooksville Cemetery (Bruce Julseth Website)

Holy Cross Catholic Cemetery

Maple Hill Cemetery

History of Maple Hill Cemetery

Union Baptist Cemetery A-L
Union Baptist Cemetery M-Z



For indexes to Evansville Area Cemeteries and
obituaries, contact Ruth Ann Montgomery
RMontgomery@litewire.net
Evansville City Hall 1898
IN REVIEW 2006
& 2007 Archives
2008 Archives
2009  Archives
2010 Archives
2011 Archives
2012 Archives
2012 Archives
2013 Archives


November 2013
December 2013
January 2014
February 2014
March 2014
April 2014
May 2014
June 2014
July 2014
August 2014
September 2014
History of Lake Leota
Evansville
Public School History
The Eager Free Public Library celebrated 100
years in its historic building in 2008.  

In 1978 the building was placed on the
National Register of Historic Places.  
Become a member of the Theodore Robinson
Society, and help promote programs to increase
the knowledge of Theodore Robinson, as one of
America's first impressionist painters, promote
local art events, lectures, and displays of local
artists in the Evansville, Wisconsin area
Click on image to
enlarge
Evansville Water and Light


For more pictures of Evansville
and other unique Rock County
sites go to:  
www.ruralrock.weebly.com

"Evansville" by Ruth Ann Montgomery with
photographs by John Ehle
from the "Then and Now" series by Arcadia
Publishing, Inc.

Janesville Gazette article

WFKW podcast of Interview with John Ehle and
Ruth Ann Montgomery

"EVANSVILLE, WISCONSIN"
IMAGES OF AMERICA
BY RUTH ANN MONTGOMERY
for a signed copy contact
RMontgomery@litewire.net

ARCADIA PUBLISHING

AMAZON.COM

BARNES & NOBLE

Other books by Ruth Ann Montgomery

Evansville:  Glimpses of the Grove
$20 plus postage

Evansville Veterinary Service
$20 plus postage

History of St. Paul Catholic Church
$20 plus postage

Contact Ruth Ann Montgomery at
RMontgomery@litewire.net
Take a walking
Tour of
Evansville
online
Click on image to see store fronts of West
Main Street,in the early 1900s
Business, Government and  Industry History:
Photo of Northside of East Main Street

Badger Coach Company

Baker Manufacturing

Baker Office Museum

Barbers

Brick Streets

The Hall Family Circus - 4 generations

D. E. Wood Butter Company

Dairies

Dog Wagon

Economy Store

Evansville Fire Department Revised

Evansville Furniture Factory

EVANSVILLE INVENTORS

Evansville Police Department history

Evansville Seminary & Wyler School

Franklin Bluing Company

Evansville Golf Course - 1926-1940

Livestock Breeding and Sales in Evansville

Millard School  -  Covered Wagon Camp

Photographers - Revised and updated

The Railroad
Evansville's Railroad Depot

Union Mutual Insurance Company

EVANSVILLE VETERINARIANS
Click on this link to find photographs,
books, Rock County Atlases and 1800s
general store registers from the Winston
family and the Rhinehart family stores in
Evansville.  The site also includes Milton &
Edgerton  a Digitization Project funded by
the Library Services and Technology
Grant
Events
4th of July - Celebrating in the 19th Century
CELEBRATING THE 153nd ANNIVERSARY
OF THE CIVIL WAR

http://www.jsonline.com/news/wisconsin/1
22413524.html
Evansville and the Civil
War
includes newspaper articles,
biographies, and
photographs of the civil war, veterans,
GAR & Women's Relief Corps

updated May 13, 2013

Railroad Depot      NEW!!!!!!




Storms in the news - 1860 - present

Evansville Fairgrounds

Rock County Township, Footville and Brooklyn News

Evansville Ambulance Service

Interviews of Evansville area residents Organized and
Conducted by John Ehle Transcribed by Ruth Ann
Montgomery

Baker Manufacturing Employee interviews 2012
Baker Interviews - The Audio Version
Building the Viaduct
This is a large file and may
take a few minutes to open
Depression Era - Interviews   

Railroad interviews
Evansville Wisconsin
Evansville social organizations
Bands
Boy Scouts
Evansville 4-H news 1920s-1990s
Grand Army of the Republic (GAR)
Magnolia 4-H news 1920s - 1990s
Wives and Mothers of Servicemen
Woman's Literary Club
Women's Relief Corps
Women's suffrage in the news in Evansville
Woodchucks woodworking
index.html
New!!!!!!   See Bruce Julseth's
Index to births, deaths &
marriages from Evansville
Review