We hope you will enjoy reading about Fitchburg, Wisconsin as it developed from a sparsely populated township to a group of small communities and finally to a vibrant and diversified city encompassing nearly all of the township of Fitchburg in Dane county.
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New material added to the FHS website September 15, 2021
New material added to the FHS website September 13, 2021
Added obituaries and/or Cemetery information on the Obituaries webpage for the following people.
Capacio, John Edward Obit
Coleman, Kevin Obit
Freng, Larry B. Obit Cemetery
Gorman, John Herbert Obit Cemetery
Hampel, James Oliver “Jim” Obit Cemetery
Kleisch, Terry Michael Obit Cemetery
Lichtenfelt, Terry Sue Obit Cemetery
Remsik, Richard John Obit
Ryder, Beverly Ann (nee Brehmer) Obit
Schuette, Donald R. Obit
Witherspoon, Joyce Lianne (nee Couch) Obit Cemetery
The Fitchburg Historical Society display case is located near the Fitchburg Room on the southeast corner on the second floor of the Fitchburg Public Library. The display case highlights a variety of historical items throughout the year. When the displays are changed, they focus on Fitchburg events and people and/or historical happenings of community interest
LET’S HAVE FUN IN FITCHBURG !! The Fitchburg Historical Society display case welcomes the return of normal activities after the Covid 19 restrictions. The display describes many of the pleasurable events that are available in our area over the next several months of 2021 as highlighted by the Fitchburg Chamber and Visitors Bureau. Known as the “City in Motion”, you can participate in music performances, arts, crafts, farmer’s markets, biking events, ethnic festivals, and many other activities. Whether you are indoors or outdoors — enjoy all things that are Fitchburg!!