Lake Wales Genealogy (in Polk County, FL)

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NOTE: Additional records that apply to Lake Wales are also found through the Polk County and Florida pages.


Lake Wales Birth Records

Florida, Birth Records, 1917-present Florida Bureau of Vital Statistics

Lake Wales Cemetery Records

Lake Wales Cemetery Find a Grave online

Lake Wales Cemetery Billion Graves online

Lake Wales Memorial Gardens Billion Graves online

Percent Photographed Whidden Cemetery Find a Grave online

Polk County, Florida, cemeteries, Vol. 5 BYU Family History Archives online

Whidden Cemetery Billion Graves online

Willow Lawn Billion Graves online

Willow Lawn Cemetery Find a Grave online

Willow Lawn Cemetery US Gen Web Archives online

Lake Wales Census Records

1885 Florida State Census MyHeritage online

1935 Florida State Census MyHeritage online

1945 Florida State Census MyHeritage online

Florida State Census, 1867-1945 Ancestry online

U.S. Federal Census 1790-1940 Ancestry online

U.S. Federal Census 1790-1940 MyHeritage online

United States Federal Census, 1790-1940 Family Search online

Lake Wales City Directories

Lake Wales City Directory 1937 MyHeritage online

White and Yellow Pages, Lake Wales, 10/1959 thru 12/1963 Library of Congress online

Winter Haven (Florida) city directories Family History Library

Lake Wales Death Records

1877-1998 Florida Death Index Ancestry online

Florida, Death Records, 1917-present Florida Bureau of Vital Statistics

Lake Wales Land Records

Deeds 1862-1889; index 1862-1926 Family History Library

Lake Wales Marriage Records

1822-1875 and 1927-2001 Florida Marriage Index Ancestry online

1823-1982 Florida County Marriage Records (selections) Ancestry online

Early marriages of Polk County, Florida, 1861-1902 : complete index to the first three volumes of the marriage records of the county Family History Library

Florida, Marriage Records, 1927-present Florida Bureau of Vital Statistics

Marriage records, 1862-1951 Family History Library

Lake Wales Newspapers and Obituaries

Lake Wales News 07/31/2000 to 01/06/2016 Genealogy Bank online

Lake Wales Newspapers' Clippings : Before 1910-1933 Family History Library

Offline Newspapers for Lake Wales

According to the US Newspaper Directory, the following newspapers were printed, so there may be paper or microfilm copies available. For more information on how to locate offline newspapers, see our article on Locating Offline Newspapers.

Daily Highlander. (Lake Wales, Fla.) 1947-1961

Daily Highlander. (Lake Wales, Fla.) 1968-1990

Highlander. (Lake Wales, Fla.) 1924-1947

Highlander. (Lake Wales, Fla.) 1961-1968

Highlander. (Lake Wales, Fla.) 1990-1991

Lake Wales Daily. (Lake Wales, Fla.) 1933-1947

Lake Wales Highlander. (Lake Wales, Fla.) 1916-1924

Lake Wales News. (Lake Wales, Polk County, Fla.) 1924-Current

Lake Wales Probate Records

1810-1974 Florida Wills and Probate Records Ancestry online

Lake Wales School Records

Lake Wales Christian High School yearbook, 1973, 1974, 1975 Classmates online

Lake Wales Christian High School yearbook, 1973, 1974, 1975 (included in US Yearbooks collection) MyHeritage online

Lake Wales Christian High School yearbooks, 1973, 1974, 1975 (included in US School Yearbooks) Ancestry online

Lake Wales High School - Crown Jewel Yearbook (Lake Wales, FL), 1955, 1957, 1958, 1959, 1960 E Yearbook online

Lake Wales High School yearbook, 1953, 1954, 1955, 1956, 1957, 1958, 1959, 1960, 1961, 1962, 1963, 1968, 1973, 1974, 1976, 1977, 1978 (included in US Yearbooks collection) MyHeritage online

Lake Wales High School yearbook, 1953, 1954, 1955, 1956, 1957, 1958, 1959, 1960, 1961, 1962, 1963, 1968, 1973, 1974, 1976, 1977, 1978, 1981, 2002 Classmates online

Lake Wales High School yearbooks, 1953, 1954, 1955, 1956, 1957, 1958, 1959, 1960, 1961, 1962, 1963, 1968, 1973, 1974, 1976, 1977, 1978, 1981 (included in US School Yearbooks) Ancestry online

Vanguard School yearbook, 1987 Classmates online

Vanguard School yearbook, 1987 (included in US School Yearbooks) Ancestry online

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