Looking east at Johnsburg from the
west edge of town
Looking west at downtown Johnsburg
Johnsburg, Wisconsin is an
unincorporated community in the
Calumet in Fond du Lac County, Wisconsin. The community is located on County Roads Q
and W, approximately 5 miles east of Lake Winnebago, 2⅓ miles southeast of Pipe and one mile
northwest of Malone.
St. John the Baptist Catholic
Johnsburg is part of the
region in northeastern Fond du Lac county.
John the Baptist Catholic Church
is a prominent building in
Johnsburg. It is listed on the National
Register of Historic Places
as number 80000137.
The congregation was founded by six families in 1841. When built in 1842,
the church was the first in the approximately 100 miles (160
kilometers) between Milwaukee and Green Bay.
Named after the church, St. Johannes
(St. John's congregation), the community was known as
- St. John the Baptist Catholic Church listing at the
National Register of Historic Places, Retrieved June 14 2007
- Marytown, A Holyland Community: Built on Dreams,
Persisting on Spirit, 1849-2003; Kathryn Bartel; Retrieved