Muskego, Wisconsin Maps & Directories


Muskego maps and directories below span the period from the earliest pioneer days in southeastern Wisconsin in the 1830s to the early 20th century.


For online books, articles and censuses related to Muskego, see Muskego, Wisconsin Local History


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Maps

Map of East Half of Waukesha County, Wisconsin, including Muskego 1830s

Increase Lapham
Madison: Wisconsin Historical Society Go to Map

Hand-drawn map created by Wisconsin scientist and geographer Increase Lapham.

Map of Muskego & neighboring townships in Waukesha County, Wisconsin 1859

NY: M. H. Tyler 1859
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Sheet 4 in 4-sheet set of maps covering Waukesha County. Note the small map of Plattsburg (later the village of Muskego) to the right of Muskego township.

Map of Muskego in Atlas of Waukesha County, Wisconsin 1873

Madison: Harrison & Warner 1873
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Plat of Muskego, in Plat book of Waukesha County 1891

Minneapolis: C. M. Foote 1891
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Map of Muskego Township in Standard Atlas of Waukesha County 1914

Chicago: Geo. A. Ogle 1914
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Map of Muskego in Plat Book of Waukesha County 1922

Rockford, IL: W.W. Hixson & Co. 1922
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Directories & Gazetteers

Waukesha County Gazetteer and Farmers’ and Land Owners’ Directory, 1890-91

United States Central Publishing Co. 1890-91
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(title continued) “…villages, post offices, and settlements, together with a description of the lakes, water courses, prairies, and public localities, in the state of Wisconsin, alphabetically arranged”

Contains a listing of residents of Muskego Center on page 302, and a “Directory of the Farmers and Land Owners of Waukesha County” on pages 400-576.

Wright’s Directory of Waukesha 1899 …

Milwaukee: Wright, A. G. 1899
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(title continued) “…together with a complete directory of Waukesha County, an alphabetically arranged list of business firms and private citizens; a classified list of all trades, professions and pursuits; a miscellaneous directory of village and county officers; the public and private schools, churches, banks, societies, etc.”

“Residents of Waukesha County giving acreage, section, township and Post Office”, on pages 197-289.

Wright’s Directory of Waukesha 1909-10 …

Milwaukee: Wright Directory Co. 1909
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(title continued) “…together with a Complete Directory of Waukesha County comprising an alphabetically arranged list of business firms and private citizens; a numerical street directory; a classified list of all trades, professions and pursuits; a miscellaneous directory of villages and county officers, the public and private schools, banks, churches, societies, etc.”

A short list of residents of the village of Muskego appears on page 282. There is a “Farmer’s List” on pages 318-388 covering the entire county.

Wright’s Waukesha Directory 1921 …

Milwaukee: Wright Directory Co. 1921
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(title continued) “… containing an Alphabetically arranged list of Business Firms and Private Citizens … a street directory, a miscellaneous directory of county officers, public, private schools, churches, banks, secret and benevolent societies, etc; a farmer’s directory of Waukesha County alphabetically arranged, a “buyers’ guide” and a complete classified business directory”

Contains a “Farmers List” on page 375 covering the entire county..