Haunted Wisconsin

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All houses are haunted; all persons are haunted; throngs of spirits follow us everywhere, we are never alone. Every county has they own haunted places some more known than others. I will take you on an adventure though Wisconsin’s past and present gulls and goblins that will sure give you a new look on Wisconsin. The haunted places in Wisconsin are worth learning about. Do you know what the closet haunted places to you are? The closet haunted places are in Weyauwega, Marsh Road. There are actually two haunted roads by the name of Marsh Road in Weyauwega (Haunted Places in Wisconsin 29). There is one where I live stretching from highway 54 to White Lake Road, which is the road I live on, and there is one near highway ten just off of …show more content…
Not too far from the apostle Island is town of Superior, which is home of the Fairlawn Mansion. The mansion was built by Martin Patterson and used as a resting spot for immigrants from Canada. Every immigrant that came in and out of Mr. Patterson home he treated as if they where family (Lewis & Fisk 50). Also the house at one time was an orphanage in which two girls drowned in the pool (Lewis & Fisk 51). Various people believe that the house is haunted by a servant girl that was murder by her husband shortly after moving in with him (Lewis & Fisk 51). It is said that her ghost haunts the Fairlawn Mansion because she felt most happy there in her short life (Lewis & Fisk 51). Also in Superior there is a road called Billings Drive and that is said to be haunted, a women with red hair has been seen walking across the street with her dog, and then she disappears in the woods (Lewis & Scott 48). Other cities in Northern Wisconsin include: Rhinelander with Molly’s Rock, Chippewa Falls with Sheeley House, and just one more city is Eau Claire with Cobblestone Bar, The Opera House, Rope Swing, Stones Throw Bar/Club, UW Eau Claire, and Vine Street (Lewis & Fisk 177, 45, 54; Haunted Place in Wisconsin 7). You can’t talk about Northern Wisconsin without move south to talk about Central Wisconsin.
Central Wisconsin is a mind field full of haunted places. One of the bigger cities in Central Wisconsin I consider is Steven’s Point and there are a lot of place

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