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18. Such parts of the common law as are now in force in the Territory of Wiscon. sin, not inconsistent with this Constitution, shall be and continue part of the law of this state, until altered or suspended by the Legislature.
15. The oath of office may be administered by any Judge or Justice of the Peace, until the Legislature shall otherwise direct. In testimony whereof we have hereunto set our hands, at Madison, the first day of February, A. D., eighteen hundred and forty-eight.
MORGAN L. MARTIN, President. Thomas McHugo, Secretary.
CIVIL DIVISIONS OF THE STATE OF WISCONSIN.*
CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICTS. The State is divided into three Congressional Districts, composed of Counties, as follows:
1st. Kenosha, Milwaukee, Racine, Walworth, and Waukesha.
20. Adams, Bad Axe, Buffalo, Burnett, Chippewa, Clark, Crawford, Dane, Douglas, Dunn, Eau Claire, Grant, Green, Iowa, Jackson, Juneau, La Crosse, La Fayette, La Pointe, Marathon, Monroe, Pierce, Polk, Portage, Richland, Rock, St. Croix, Trem. pealeau, and Wood.
3d. Brown, Calumet, Columbia, Dodge, Door, Fond du Lac, Jefferson, Kewaunee, Manitowoc, Marquette, Oconto, Outagamie, Ozaukee, Shawanaw, Sheboygan, Wash. ington, Waupacca, Waushara, and Winnebago.
JUDICIAL CIRCUITS. The State is divided into ten Judicial Circuits, as follows:1st. Comprises the counties of Racine, Walworth, Rock, Green, and Kenosha. 2d. Milwaukee and Waukesha. 3d. Dodge, Marquette, Ozaukee, and Washington. 4th. Calumet, Fond du Lac, Manitowoc, Sheboygan, and Winnebago. 5th. Grant, Iowa, La Fayette, and Richland.
6th. Bad Axe, Buffalo, Clark, Crawford, Jackson, La Crosse, Monroe, and Trempealean.
7th. Adams, Juneau, Marathon, Portage, Waupacca, Waushara, and Wood.
8th. Burnett, Chippewa, Douglas, Dunn, Eau Claire, La Pointe, Pierce, Polk, and St. Croix.
9th. Columbia, Dane, Jefferson, and Sauk.
* From the Official Report of June 15, 1857.
There are thirty Senatorial Districts in this State; each District elects one State Senator. The Constitution prescribes that “the Senators chosen by the odd-numbered Districts shall go out of office at the expiration of the first year, and the Senators chosen by the even-numbered Districts shall go out of office at the expiration of the second year, and thereafter the Senators shall be chosen for the term of two years.” Consequently, only one-half are elected each year, alternately, excepting in case of vacancy, or when new districts are organized.
The Senate Districts are constituted as follows:--
5th. The first, second, sixth, and seventh wards of the city of Milwaukee, and the towns of Milwaukee and Granville, in the county of Milwaukee.
6th. The third, fourth, and fifth wards of the city of Milwaukee, and the towns of Wauwatosa, Greenfield, Lake, Oak Creek, and Franklin, in the county of Milwaukee.
7th. The county of Racine.
11th. The towns of Windsor, Bristol, York, Burke, Sun Prairie, Medina, Bloom. ing Grove, Cottage Grove, Deerfield, Verona, Fitchburg, Dunn, Pleasant Spring, Christiana, Montrose, Oregon, Rutland, Dunkirk, and Albion, in the county of Dane.
12th. The county of Walworth. 13th. The county of La Fayette.
14th. The towns of Portland, Shields, Emmet, Lebanon, Ashippun, Waterloo, Milford, Watertown, Ixonia, and the city of Watertown in the county of Jefferson.
15th. The counties of Iowa and Richland. 16th. The county of Grant.
17th. The towns of Janesville, Rock, Fulton, Porter, Center, Plymouth, Newark, Avon, Spring Valley, Magnolia, Union, and the city of Janesville, in the county of Rock.
18th. The towns of Beloit, Turtle, Clinton, Bradford, La Prairie, Harmony, Johnstown, Lima, Milton, and the city of Beloit, in the county of Rock.
19th. The counties of Manitowoc and Calumet. 20th. The county of Fond du Lac. 21st. The county of Winnebago. 22d. The county of Dodge. 23d. The towns of Lake Mills, Aztalan, Farmington, Concord, Oakland, Jefferson,
Hebron, Sullivan, Koshkorong, Cold Spring, and Palmyra, in the county of Jeffor son.
24th. The county of Green. 25th. The county of Columbia.
26th. The towns of Roxbury, Dane, Vienna, Black Earth, Berry, Springfield, Westport, Vermont, Cross Plains, Middleton, Madison, Blue Mounds, Springdale, Perry, Primrose, and the city of Madison, in the county of Dane.
27th. The counties of Portage, Wood, Marathon, Waupacca, and Waushara.
28th. The counties of Douglas, La Pointe, Polk, Chippewa, Eau Claire, St. Croix, Pierce, Dunn, Burnett, and Clarke.
29th. The county of Marquette.
80th. The counties of Crawford, Buffalo, Trempeleau, Bad Axe, Monroe, La Crosso, and Jackson.
City, and West Point.
16t. Towns of Albion, Dunkirk, Christiana, Rutland, and Pleasant Spring.
Springdale, and Vermont. 5th. The towns of Dane, Madison, Middleton, Springfield, Vienna, and Westport,
and the first ward of the city of Madison. 6th. The second, third, and 4th wards of the city of Madison. Dodge county, six districts :
1st. Towns of Herrman, Hubbard, and Williamstown.
* Apportionment for 1867.
2d. Leroy, Lomira, and Theresa.
6th. Calamus, Clyman, Elba, and Lowell.
1st. Towns of Alto, Ceresco, Metomen, and Rosendale.
5th. Auburn, Ashford, Byron, Eden, and Osceola. Grant county, five districts:
1st. Towns of Hazel Green, Jamestown, and Smeltzer. 2d. Paris, Potosi, and Harrison. 3d. Clifton, Lima, Mascoda, Platteville, and Wingville. 4th. Ellenboro, Fennimore, Lancaster, Liberty, and Marion. 5th. Beetown, Cassville, Little Grant, Millville, Patch Grove, Waterloo, and
Wyalusing. Green county, two districts :1st. Towns of Adams, Albany, Brooklin, Exeter, Mount Pleasant, New Olarus,
Washington, and York. 2d. Cadiz, Clarno, Decatur, Jefferson, Jordan, Monroe, Spring Grove, and Syl..
vester. Iowa county, two districts:1st. Towns of Arena, Clyde, Dodgeville, Highland, Ridgway, Pulaski, and Wyo
ming. 2d. Linden, Miffin, Mineral Point, and Warwick. Jefferson county, five districts:
1st. Towns of Cold Spring, Concord, Farmington, Hebron, Palmyra, and Sullivan. 2d. Aztalan, Jefferson, Koshkonong, Lake Mills, and Oakland. 3d. The city of Watertown. 4th. Towns of Ashippun, Ixonia, Lebanon, and Watertown.
5th. Emmett, Milford, Portland, Shields, and Waterloo. Kenosha county, two districts:
1st. The city of Kenosha, and towns of Pleasant Prairie and Somers.
2d. Towns of Brighton, Bristol, Paris, Salem, and Wheatland. La Crosse and Monroe counties, one district. La Fayette county, three districts :-
1st. Towns of Belmont, Benton, Centre, Elk Grove, and Kendall. 2d. Argyle, Fayette, Gratiot, Wayne, Willow Springs, and Wiota. 3d. Monticello, New Diggins, Shullsbury, and White Oak Springg.
Manitowoc county, two districts:-
and Newton. Marquette county, two districts :1st. Towns of Berlin, Brooklin, Dayton, Green Lake, Hardin, Mackford, Prince
ton, Seneca, and St. Marie. 2d. Buffalo, Crystal Lake, Kingston, Marquette, Mecan, Montello, Moundville,
Neshkoro, Newton, Oxford, Packwaukee, Sharon, Shields, and Westfield.
1st. The first and seventh wards of the city of Milwaukee.
9th. Towns of Franklin, Lake and Oak Creek.
1st. Towns of Belgium, Fredonia, Port Washington, and Sackville.
2d. Cedarburg, Grafton, and Mequon.
1st. The city of Racine.
4th. Burlington, Rochester, and Waterford
1st. The city of Beloit, and towns of Beloit, Clinton, and Turtle.
5th. Avon, Magnolia, Newark, Plymouth, Rock, and Spring Valley.
Green, Washington, and Westfeld. 20. Baraboo, Delona, Fairfield, Freedom, Greenfield, Mauston, New Buffalo,
Reedeburg, and Winfield.