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Guide to '''Michigan ancestry, family history, and genealogy '''birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
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==Michigan Information==
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Michigan became the 26th state admitted to the Union on January 26, 1837.
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Michigan was created from Michigan Territory and is located in the Midwestern region of the United States.<ref>Wikipedia contributors, "Michigan " in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Michigan (accessed 15 March 2016).</ref> 
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Early settlers included: Delaware, Fox, Menominee, Miami, Odawa (Ottawa), Ojibwe (Chippewa), Potawatomi, and Wyandot (Huron).
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The French were the first Europeans to explore Michigan, beginning around 1620. In 1668 Jesuit missionary Père Jacques Marquette founded Sault Ste.
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There are 83 counties in the U.S. state of Michigan.  
  
==Michigan Information==
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The State capital is Lansing. <ref>Wikipedia contributors, "List of US States by Date of Admission," in ''Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia'', https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_U.S._states_by_date_of_admission_to_the_Union, accessed 09/18/2016.</ref>
Michigan became the twenty-sixth state admitted to the Union in January 26, 1837. Michigan was created from Michigan Territory and is located in the Midwestern region of the United States.<ref>Wikipedia contributors, "Michigan " in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Michigan (accessed 15 March 2016).</ref>  There are 83 counties in the U.S. state of Michigan. The State capital is Lansing. <ref>Wikipedia contributors, "List of US States by Date of Admission," in ''Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia'', https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_U.S._states_by_date_of_admission_to_the_Union, accessed 09/18/2016.</ref>
 
  
 
==Getting Started ==
 
==Getting Started ==
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<h3>Getting Started with Michigan Research</h3>
 
<h3>Getting Started with Michigan Research</h3>
 
Links to articles on getting started with Michigan research.
 
Links to articles on getting started with Michigan research.
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*[[GuidedResearch:Michigan|Guided Research]]
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*[[Step-by-Step Michigan Research, 1880-Present]]
 
*[[How to Find Michigan Birth Records|How to Find Birth Records]]
 
*[[How to Find Michigan Birth Records|How to Find Birth Records]]
 
*[[How to Find Michigan Marriage Records|How to Find Marriage Records]]
 
*[[How to Find Michigan Marriage Records|How to Find Marriage Records]]
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*[[Michigan Archives and Libraries|Michigan Archives and Libraries]]
 
*[[Michigan Archives and Libraries|Michigan Archives and Libraries]]
 
*[http://www.migenweb.net/ MIGenWeb]  
 
*[http://www.migenweb.net/ MIGenWeb]  
*[http://geonames.usgs.gov/pls/gnispublic Geographical Names Information System] - U.S. gazetteer of places, cemeteries and post offices in Michigan .  
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*[https://geonames.usgs.gov/apex/f?p=138:1:5707269042885 Geographical Names Information System] - U.S. gazetteer of places, cemeteries and post offices in Michigan .  
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== Michigan Clickable Map==
 
== Michigan Clickable Map==
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*[[Alcona County, Michigan Genealogy|Alcona]]  
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*[[Alger County, Michigan Genealogy|Alger]]  
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    <li>[[Alcona County, Michigan Genealogy|Alcona]]</li>
*[[Allegan County, Michigan Genealogy|Allegan]]  
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    <li>[[Alger County, Michigan Genealogy|Alger]]</li>
*[[Alpena County, Michigan Genealogy|Alpena]]  
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    <li>[[Allegan County, Michigan Genealogy|Allegan]]</li>
*[[Antrim County, Michigan Genealogy|Antrim]]  
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    <li>[[Alpena County, Michigan Genealogy|Alpena]]</li>
*[[Arenac County, Michigan Genealogy|Arenac]]  
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    <li>[[Antrim County, Michigan Genealogy|Antrim]]</li>
*[[Baraga County, Michigan Genealogy|Baraga]]  
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    <li>[[Arenac County, Michigan Genealogy|Arenac]]</li>
*[[Barry County, Michigan Genealogy|Barry]]  
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    <li>[[Baraga County, Michigan Genealogy|Baraga]]</li>
*[[Bay County, Michigan Genealogy|Bay]]  
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    <li>[[Barry County, Michigan Genealogy|Barry]]</li>
*[[Benzie County, Michigan Genealogy|Benzie]]  
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    <li>[[Bay County, Michigan Genealogy|Bay]]</li>
*[[Berrien County, Michigan Genealogy|Berrien]]  
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    <li>[[Benzie County, Michigan Genealogy|Benzie]]</li>
*[[Branch County, Michigan Genealogy|Branch]]  
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    <li>[[Berrien County, Michigan Genealogy|Berrien]]</li>
*[[Calhoun County, Michigan Genealogy|Calhoun]]  
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    <li>[[Branch County, Michigan Genealogy|Branch]]</li>
*[[Cass County, Michigan Genealogy|Cass]]  
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    <li>[[Calhoun County, Michigan Genealogy|Calhoun]]</li>
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    <li>[[Cass County, Michigan Genealogy|Cass]]</li>
*[[Charlevoix County, Michigan Genealogy|Charlevoix]]  
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    <li>[[Charlevoix County, Michigan Genealogy|Charlevoix]]</li>
*[[Cheboygan County, Michigan Genealogy|Cheboygan]]  
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    <li>[[Cheboygan County, Michigan Genealogy|Cheboygan]]</li>
*[[Chippewa County, Michigan Genealogy|Chippewa]]  
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    <li>[[Chippewa County, Michigan Genealogy|Chippewa]]</li>
*[[Clare County, Michigan Genealogy|Clare]]  
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    <li>[[Clare County, Michigan Genealogy|Clare]]</li>
*[[Clinton County, Michigan Genealogy|Clinton]]  
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    <li>[[Clinton County, Michigan Genealogy|Clinton]]</li>
*[[Crawford County, Michigan Genealogy|Crawford]]  
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    <li>[[Crawford County, Michigan Genealogy|Crawford]]</li>
*[[Delta County, Michigan Genealogy|Delta]]
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    <li>[[Delta County, Michigan Genealogy|Delta]]</li>
*[[Dickinson County, Michigan Genealogy|Dickinson]]  
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    <li>[[Dickinson County, Michigan Genealogy|Dickinson]]</li>
*[[Eaton County, Michigan Genealogy|Eaton]]  
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    <li>[[Eaton County, Michigan Genealogy|Eaton]]</li>
*[[Emmet County, Michigan Genealogy|Emmet]]  
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    <li>[[Emmet County, Michigan Genealogy|Emmet]]</li>
*[[Genesee County, Michigan Genealogy|Genesee]]  
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    <li>[[Genesee County, Michigan Genealogy|Genesee]]</li>
*[[Gladwin County, Michigan Genealogy|Gladwin]]  
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    <li>[[Gladwin County, Michigan Genealogy|Gladwin]]</li>
*[[Gogebic County, Michigan Genealogy|Gogebic]]  
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    <li>[[Gogebic County, Michigan Genealogy|Gogebic]]</li>
*[[Grand Traverse County, Michigan Genealogy|Grand Traverse]]  
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    <li>[[Grand Traverse County, Michigan Genealogy|Grand Traverse]]</li>
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    <li>[[Gratiot County, Michigan Genealogy|Gratiot]]</li>
*[[Gratiot County, Michigan Genealogy|Gratiot]]  
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    <li>[[Hillsdale County, Michigan Genealogy|Hillsdale]]</li>
*[[Hillsdale County, Michigan Genealogy|Hillsdale]]  
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    <li>[[Houghton County, Michigan Genealogy|Houghton]]</li>
*[[Houghton County, Michigan Genealogy|Houghton]]  
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    <li>[[Huron County, Michigan Genealogy|Huron]]</li>
*[[Huron County, Michigan Genealogy|Huron]]  
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    <li>[[Ingham County, Michigan Genealogy|Ingham]]</li>
*[[Ingham County, Michigan Genealogy|Ingham]]  
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    <li>[[Ionia County, Michigan Genealogy|Ionia]]</li>
*[[Ionia County, Michigan Genealogy|Ionia]]  
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    <li>[[Iosco County, Michigan Genealogy|Iosco]]</li>
*[[Iosco County, Michigan Genealogy|Iosco]]  
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    <li>[[Iron County, Michigan Genealogy|Iron]]</li>
*[[Iron County, Michigan Genealogy|Iron]]  
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    <li>[[Isabella County, Michigan Genealogy|Isabella]]</li>
*[[Isabella County, Michigan Genealogy|Isabella]]  
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    <li>[[Jackson County, Michigan Genealogy|Jackson]]</li>
*[[Jackson County, Michigan Genealogy|Jackson]]  
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    <li>[[Kalamazoo County, Michigan Genealogy|Kalamazoo]]</li>
*[[Kalamazoo County, Michigan Genealogy|Kalamazoo]]  
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    <li>[[Kalkaska County, Michigan Genealogy|Kalkaska]]</li>
*[[Kalkaska County, Michigan Genealogy|Kalkaska]]  
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    <li>[[Kent County, Michigan Genealogy|Kent]]</li>
*[[Kent County, Michigan Genealogy|Kent]]  
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    <li>[[Keweenaw County, Michigan Genealogy|Keweenaw]]</li>
*[[Keweenaw County, Michigan Genealogy|Keweenaw]]
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    <li>[[Lake County, Michigan Genealogy|Lake]]</li>
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    <li>[[Lapeer County, Michigan Genealogy|Lapeer]]</li>
*[[Lake County, Michigan Genealogy|Lake]]  
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    <li>[[Leelanau County, Michigan Genealogy|Leelanau]]</li>
*[[Lapeer County, Michigan Genealogy|Lapeer]]  
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    <li>[[Lenawee County, Michigan Genealogy|Lenawee]]</li>
*[[Leelanau County, Michigan Genealogy|Leelanau]]  
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    <li>[[Livingston County, Michigan Genealogy|Livingston]]</li>
*[[Lenawee County, Michigan Genealogy|Lenawee]]  
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    <li>[[Luce County, Michigan Genealogy|Luce]]</li>
*[[Livingston County, Michigan Genealogy|Livingston]]  
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    <li>[[Mackinac County, Michigan Genealogy|Mackinac]]</li>
*[[Luce County, Michigan Genealogy|Luce]]  
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    <li>[[Macomb County, Michigan Genealogy|Macomb]]</li>
*[[Mackinac County, Michigan Genealogy|Mackinac]]  
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    <li>[[Manistee County, Michigan Genealogy|Manistee]]</li>
*[[Macomb County, Michigan Genealogy|Macomb]]  
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    <li>[[Marquette County, Michigan Genealogy|Marquette]]</li>
*[[Manistee County, Michigan Genealogy|Manistee]]  
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    <li>[[Mason County, Michigan Genealogy|Mason]]</li>
*[[Marquette County, Michigan Genealogy|Marquette]]  
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    <li>[[Mecosta County, Michigan Genealogy|Mecosta]]</li>
*[[Mason County, Michigan Genealogy|Mason]]  
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    <li>[[Menominee County, Michigan Genealogy|Menominee]]</li>
*[[Mecosta County, Michigan Genealogy|Mecosta]]  
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    <li>[[Midland County, Michigan Genealogy|Midland]]</li>
*[[Menominee County, Michigan Genealogy|Menominee]]  
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    <li>[[Missaukee County, Michigan Genealogy|Missaukee]]</li>
*[[Midland County, Michigan Genealogy|Midland]]  
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    <li>[[Monroe County, Michigan Genealogy|Monroe]]</li>
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    <li>[[Montcalm County, Michigan Genealogy|Montcalm]]</li>
*[[Missaukee County, Michigan Genealogy|Missaukee]]  
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    <li>[[Montmorency County, Michigan Genealogy|Montmorency]]</li>
*[[Monroe County, Michigan Genealogy|Monroe]]  
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    <li>[[Muskegon County, Michigan Genealogy|Muskegon]]</li>
*[[Montcalm County, Michigan Genealogy|Montcalm]]  
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    <li>[[Newaygo County, Michigan Genealogy|Newaygo]]</li>
*[[Montmorency County, Michigan Genealogy|Montmorency]]  
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    <li>[[Oakland County, Michigan Genealogy|Oakland]]</li>
*[[Muskegon County, Michigan Genealogy|Muskegon]]  
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    <li>[[Oceana County, Michigan Genealogy|Oceana]]</li>
*[[Newaygo County, Michigan Genealogy|Newaygo]]  
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    <li>[[Ogemaw County, Michigan Genealogy|Ogemaw]]</li>
*[[Oakland County, Michigan Genealogy|Oakland]]
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    <li>[[Ontonagon County, Michigan Genealogy|Ontonagon]]</li>
*[[Oceana County, Michigan Genealogy|Oceana]]  
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    <li>[[Osceola County, Michigan Genealogy|Osceola]]</li>
*[[Ogemaw County, Michigan Genealogy|Ogemaw]]  
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    <li>[[Oscoda County, Michigan Genealogy|Oscoda]]</li>
*[[Ontonagon County, Michigan Genealogy|Ontonagon]]  
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    <li>[[Otsego County, Michigan Genealogy|Otsego]]</li>
*[[Osceola County, Michigan Genealogy|Osceola]]  
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    <li>[[Ottawa County, Michigan Genealogy|Ottawa]]</li>
*[[Oscoda County, Michigan Genealogy|Oscoda]]  
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    <li>[[Presque Isle County, Michigan Genealogy|Presque Isle]]</li>
*[[Otsego County, Michigan Genealogy|Otsego]]  
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    <li>[[Roscommon County, Michigan Genealogy|Roscommon]]</li>
*[[Ottawa County, Michigan Genealogy|Ottawa]]  
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    <li>[[Saginaw County, Michigan Genealogy|Saginaw]]</li>
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    <li>[[Sanilac County, Michigan Genealogy|Sanilac]]</li>
*[[Presque Isle County, Michigan Genealogy|Presque Isle]]  
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    <li>[[Schoolcraft County, Michigan Genealogy|Schoolcraft]]</li>
*[[Roscommon County, Michigan Genealogy|Roscommon]]  
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    <li>[[Shiawassee County, Michigan Genealogy|Shiawassee]]</li>
*[[Saginaw County, Michigan Genealogy|Saginaw]]  
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    <li>[[St. Clair County, Michigan Genealogy|St. Clair]]</li>
*[[Sanilac County, Michigan Genealogy|Sanilac]]  
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    <li>[[St. Joseph County, Michigan Genealogy|St. Joseph]]</li>
*[[Schoolcraft County, Michigan Genealogy|Schoolcraft]]  
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    <li>[[Tuscola County, Michigan Genealogy|Tuscola]]</li>
*[[Shiawassee County, Michigan Genealogy|Shiawassee]]  
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    <li>[[Van Buren County, Michigan Genealogy|Van Buren]]</li>
*[[St. Clair County, Michigan Genealogy|St. Clair]]  
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    <li>[[Washtenaw County, Michigan Genealogy|Washtenaw]]</li>
*[[St. Joseph County, Michigan Genealogy|St. Joseph]]  
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    <li>[[Wayne County, Michigan Genealogy|Wayne]]</li>
*[[Tuscola County, Michigan Genealogy|Tuscola]]  
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    <li>[[Wexford County, Michigan Genealogy|Wexford]]</li>
*[[Van Buren County, Michigan Genealogy|Van Buren]]  
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*[[Washtenaw County, Michigan Genealogy|Washtenaw]]  
 
*[[Wayne County, Michigan Genealogy|Wayne]]  
 
*[[Wexford County, Michigan Genealogy|Wexford]]
 
 
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*[[Detroit-Chicago Road]]
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*[[Erie Canal]]
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    <li>[[Detroit-Chicago Road]]</li>
*[[Erie-Kalamazoo Railroad]]
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    <li>[[Erie Canal]]</li>
*[[Migration Roads in Michigan|Fort Gratiot Road]]
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    <li>[[Erie-Kalamazoo Railroad]]</li>
*[[Lake Erie]]
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    <li>[[Migration Roads in Michigan|Fort Gratiot Road]]</li>
*[[Lake Huron]]
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    <li>[[Lake Erie]]</li>
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    <li>[[Lake Huron]]</li>
*[[Lake Michigan]]
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    <li>[[Lake Michigan]]</li>
*[[Lake Superior]]
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    <li>[[Lake Superior]]</li>
*[[Great Path]]
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    <li>[[Great Path]]</li>
*[[Grand River Road]]
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    <li>[[Grand River Road]]</li>
*[[Great Trail]]
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    <li>[[Great Trail]]</li>
*[[Migration Roads in Michigan|La Plaissance Bay Road]]
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    <li>[[Migration Roads in Michigan|La Plaissance Bay Road]]</li>
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    <li>[[Lake Shore Path]]</li>
*[[Lake Shore Path]]
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    <li>[[Lake Trail]]</li>
*[[Lake Trail]]
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    <li>[[Migration Roads in Michigan|Maumee-Jonesville Road]]</li>
*[[Migration Roads in Michigan|Maumee-Jonesville Road]]
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    <li>[[Migration Roads in Michigan|Monroe Road]]</li>
*[[Migration Roads in Michigan|Monroe Road]]
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    <li>[[Saginaw Road]]</li>
*[[Saginaw Road]]
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    <li>[[Sauk Trail]]</li>
*[[Sauk Trail]]
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    <li>[[Soo Locks]]</li>
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    <li>[[Tennessee, Ohio and Great Lakes Trail]]</li>
*[[Soo Locks]]
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    <li>[[Vincennes-Indianapolis-Detroit Road|Detroit-Vincennes Road]]</li>
*[[Tennessee, Ohio and Great Lakes Trail]]
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*[[Vincennes-Indianapolis-Detroit Road|Detroit-Vincennes Road]]
 
 
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==FamilySearch Resources==
 
==FamilySearch Resources==
Below are FamilySearch resources that can assist you in resourcing your family.<br>
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Below are FamilySearch resources that can assist you in researching your family.<br>
*[[Genealogy Help on Facebook|Facebook Communities]] - Facebook groups discussing genealogy research
 
*[https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/home.html Learning Center] - Online genealogy courses
 
 
*[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/location/17?region=United+States+of+America&englishRegion=United+States+of+America Historical Records] - databases and record images on FamilySearch  
 
*[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/location/17?region=United+States+of+America&englishRegion=United+States+of+America Historical Records] - databases and record images on FamilySearch  
 
*[https://familysearch.org/locations/centerlocator?c=Michigan Family History Center locator map]
 
*[https://familysearch.org/locations/centerlocator?c=Michigan Family History Center locator map]
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*[[Genealogy Help on Facebook|Facebook Communities]] - Facebook groups discussing genealogy research
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/help/helpcenter/learning-center Learning Center] - Online genealogy courses
  
 
== Additional Resources ==
 
== Additional Resources ==
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*[https://www.michigan.gov/libraryofmichigan/0,9327,7-381-88854_89984---,00.html Archive of Michigan Research Resources]
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*[https://www.accessgenealogy.com/michigan-genealogy Access Genealogy] – Genealogy guide for Michigan
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*[http://ancestorhunt.com/michigan-genealogy.html Ancestorhunt.com] - resources for Michigan genealogy research
 
*[http://www.cyndislist.com/us/mi/ Cyndi's List] - Michigan genealogy sites on the internet
 
*[http://www.cyndislist.com/us/mi/ Cyndi's List] - Michigan genealogy sites on the internet
*[http://genealogytrails.com/mich/ Michigan Genealogy Trails] - collection of transcribed data for the state of Michigan  
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*[http://www.everynameindex.com/index.html Every Name Index]
*[https://www.accessgenealogy.com/michigan-genealogy Access Genealogy] – Genealogy guide for Michigan
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*[http://genealogytrails.com/mich/ Michigan Genealogy Trails] - a collection of transcribed data for the state of Michigan  
*[http://www.ancestorhunt.com/michigan-genealogy.htm Ancestorhunt.com] - resources for Michigan genealogy research
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*[http://files.lib.byu.edu/family-history-library/research-outlines/US/Michigan.pdf Michigan Research Outline] – Original Family History Library research outline; contains many out of date links
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*[http://archive.lib.msu.edu/DMC/michStateGovDocsOnline/michStateGovDocsOnline.pdf Michigan State Government Documents: A Researcher’s Guide]
 
*[http://www.raogk.org/michigan-genealogy/ Random Acts of Genealogical Kindness] - Guide to Ancestry and Family Tree Records for Michigan  
 
*[http://www.raogk.org/michigan-genealogy/ Random Acts of Genealogical Kindness] - Guide to Ancestry and Family Tree Records for Michigan  
*[http://files.lib.byu.edu/family-history-library/research-outlines/US/Michigan.pdf Michigan Research Outline] – Original Family History Library research outline; contains many out of date links
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*[http://www.everynameindex.com/index.html Every Name Index]
 
  
 
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Revision as of 13:22, 15 April 2021

Michigan Wiki Topics
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Guide to Michigan ancestry, family history, and genealogy birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

Michigan Information[edit | edit source]

Michigan became the 26th state admitted to the Union on January 26, 1837.

Michigan was created from Michigan Territory and is located in the Midwestern region of the United States.[1]

Early settlers included: Delaware, Fox, Menominee, Miami, Odawa (Ottawa), Ojibwe (Chippewa), Potawatomi, and Wyandot (Huron).

The French were the first Europeans to explore Michigan, beginning around 1620. In 1668 Jesuit missionary Père Jacques Marquette founded Sault Ste.

There are 83 counties in the U.S. state of Michigan.

The State capital is Lansing. [2]

Getting Started[edit | edit source]

Getting Started with Michigan Research

Links to articles on getting started with Michigan research.

Michigan Research Tools

Links to articles and websites that assist in Michigan research.

Ask the
Community

Michigan Clickable Map[edit | edit source]

Many genealogy records are kept on the county level in the United States. Click on a county below to go to the county Wiki article listing more information.

Keweenaw CountyHoughton CountyOntonagon CountyGogebic CountyBaraga CountyIron CountyMarquette CountyAlger CountyDickinson CountyMenominee CountyDelta CountySchoolcraft CountyLuce CountyChippewa CountyMackinac CountyEmmet CountyCheboygan CountyPresque Isle CountyCharlevoix CountyOtsego CountyMontmorency CountyAlpena CountyAntrim CountyLeelanau CountyBenzie CountyGrand Traverse CountyKalkaska CountyCrawford CountyOscoda CountyAlcona CountyManistee CountyWexford CountyMissaukee CountyRoscommon CountyOgemaw CountyIosco CountyMason CountyLake CountyOsceola CountyClare CountyGladwin CountyArenac CountyOceana CountyNewaygo CountyMecosta CountyIsabella CountyMidland CountyBay CountyMuskegon CountyKent CountyMontcalm CountyGratiot CountySaginaw CountyOttawa CountyIonia CountyClinton CountyShiawassee CountyAllegan CountyBarry CountyEaton CountyIngham CountyLivingston CountyVan Buren CountyBerrien CountyCass CountyKalamazoo CountySt. Joseph CountyCalhoun CountyBranch CountyJackson CountyHillsdale CountyLenaweeMonroe CountyWashtenaw CountyWayne CountyOakland CountyMacomb CountyGenesee CountyLapeer CountySt. Clair CountySanilac CountyTuscola CountyHuron CountyMichigan-county-map.gif

Counties[edit | edit source]


Extinct or Renamed Counties:  Aishcum · Anamickee · Bleeker · Brown · Cheonoquet · Des Moines · Dubuque · Forest · Iowa · Isle Royal · Kanotin · Kautawaubet · Kaykakee · Keskkauko · Manitou · Meegisee · Michilimackinac · Mikenauk · Neewago · Notipekago · Okkuddo · Omeena · Shawano · Tonedagana · Unwattin · Wabassee · Washington · Wyandot

Michigan Migration Routes[edit | edit source]

FamilySearch Resources[edit | edit source]

Below are FamilySearch resources that can assist you in researching your family.

Additional Resources[edit | edit source]


References[edit | edit source]

  1. Wikipedia contributors, "Michigan " in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Michigan (accessed 15 March 2016).
  2. Wikipedia contributors, "List of US States by Date of Admission," in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_U.S._states_by_date_of_admission_to_the_Union, accessed 09/18/2016.