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Burial Site Presence or Absence Information for Real Estate Disclosure Documentation.

Welcome to the Human Burial Site Location and Confirmation database. State law requires that a seller of property disclose whether they have knowledge of a human burial site located on the property being offered for sale. This database allows a seller or potential purchaser to search by parcel identification number for the presence or absence of a known human burial site on that parcel. This database does not search parcel identification numbers that are rights-of-way or bodies of water for presence of human burial sites.

Please review and accept the following Terms and Conditions to proceed with your search. If you do not agree with the Terms and Conditions, you will not be able to search this database.

TERMS AND CONDITIONS

This website is only for the use of  property owners, realtors, potential property buyers, or their agents for purposes of residential and vacant land real estate condition report disclosure of knowledge of the presence of human burial sites on property offered for sale (per Wis. Stat. §§  709.03 and 709.033).

The applicant may not reproduce or disseminate any information derived from use of this website regarding human burial sites, except as stated herein. The data provided is for informational purposes related to disclosure of knowledge of the presence of human burial sites, per Wis. Stat.§§ 709.03 and 709.033. The Wisconsin Historical Society is not responsible for the misuse or misrepresentation of the data. The data are believed to be accurate but accuracy is not guaranteed, and the information contained here is not to be construed or used as a legal description.

Information derived from this website may not be used to satisfy any requirements of Federal, State, or Local historic or burial site preservation laws. Our website provides more information pertaining to Federal, State or Local historic preservation law or human burial sites preservation law processes including § 106 of the National Histoirc Preservation Act review, State Agency historic preservation law review at Wis. Stat. § 44.40, local unit of government historic preservation law review at Wis. Stat. §§ 44.42 and 66.1111, human burial sites disturbance requests at Wis. Stat. § 157.70, or other Federal or State law-required historic property project review requirements.

Misuse of this information resulting in disturbance to a burial site will result in investigation that may lead to prosecution with substantial penalties under Wis. Stat. §§ 157.70 (7). (8) and (10).

DISCLAIMER

The information in this website was derived from historical records and databases from the Wisconsin Historical Society. We make every effort to ensure this information is free of errors but we cannot guarantee this information to be error free. The user acknowledges and accepts the limitations of the data, including the fact that the data are dynamic and in a constant state of maintenance, correction, and revision.

We do not compile personal information to sell. Your personal information is confidential and is used for verification purposes only.

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THE FOLLOWING COUNTIES DO NOT HAVE COMPLETE PARCEL COVERAGE. IF YOUR PROPERTY IS LOCATED IN ONE OF THESE AREAS, YOU MUST REQUEST INFORMATION FROM THE STATE HISTORIC PRESERVATION OFFICE VIA THIS FORM.

 

Buffalo County
CityTownVillage
BelvidereAlmaCochrane
BuffaloCrossNelson 
Fountain CityDover 
 Gilmanton 
 Glencoe  
 Lincoln 
 Milton  
 Modina  
 Mondovi 
 Montana 
 Naples  
 Nelson  
 Waumandee  
Burnett County
Town
Anderson 
Granstburg
Oakland 
Swiss 
Union 
West Marshland 
Crawford County
TownVillage
BridgeportEastman 
EastmanGays Mills 
Prairie du ChienLynxville
WauzekaMount Sterling 
 Wauzeka 
Marquette County
CityTownVillage
MontelloOxfordOxford 
  Westfield
Vernon County
TownVillage
Bergen Chaseburg 
Clinton Coon Valley
Forest Genoa 
Franklin La Farge
Genoa Ontario
GreenwoodStoddard
Harmony Viola
Hillsboro  
Jefferson 
Sterling 
Union 
 

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For any questions, please contact burialsites@wisconsinhistory.org or call 800-342-7834.