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Birth Records (717)
Cemetery Records (9,143)
Census Records (3,544)
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Court Records (217)
Death Records (1,593)
Histories and Genealogies (2,266)
Immigration Records (409)
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Map Records (2,487)
Marriage Records (1,022)
Military Records (936)
Minority Records (78)
Miscellaneous Records (266)
Newspapers and Obituaries (3,110)
Probate Records (227)
School Records (4,176)
Tax Records (220)

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Alcona County (151)
Alger County (124)
Allegan County (561)
Alpena County (380)
Antrim County (243)
Arenac County (142)
Baraga County (126)
Barry County (402)
Bay County (599)
Benzie County (179)
Berrien County (827)
Branch County (445)
Calhoun County (810)
Cass County (457)
Charlevoix County (258)
Cheboygan County (237)
Chippewa County (326)
Clare County (236)
Clinton County (361)
Crawford County (135)
Delta County (366)
Dickinson County (155)
Eaton County (480)
Emmet County (282)
Genesee County (863)
Gladwin County (150)
Gogebic County (244)
Grand Traverse County (373)
Gratiot County (459)
Hillsdale County (508)
Houghton County (322)
Huron County (410)
Ingham County (779)
Ionia County (580)
Iosco County (462)
Iron County (153)
Isabella County (398)
Jackson County (722)
Kalamazoo County (776)
Kalkaska County (170)
Kent County (1,209)
Keweenaw County (107)
Lake County (134)
Lapeer County (370)
Leelanau County (250)
Lenawee County (737)
Livingston County (391)
Luce County (112)
Mackinac County (309)
Macomb County (650)
Manistee County (256)
Marquette County (440)
Mason County (295)
Mecosta County (247)
Menominee County (242)
Midland County (332)
Missaukee County (226)
Monroe County (511)
Montcalm County (434)
Montmorency County (103)
Muskegon County (544)
Newaygo County (292)
Oakland County (1,484)
Oceana County (362)
Ogemaw County (144)
Ontonagon County (143)
Osceola County (223)
Oscoda County (102)
Otsego County (135)
Ottawa County (578)
Presque Isle County (176)
Roscommon County (117)
Saginaw County (769)
Sanilac County (372)
Schoolcraft County (130)
Shiawassee County (607)
St Clair County (635)
St Joseph County (539)
Tuscola County (402)
Van Buren County (486)
Washtenaw County (990)
Wayne County (2,739)
Wexford County (216)

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Acme (in Grand Traverse County) (33)
Ada (in Kent County) (49)
Addison (in Lenawee County) (33)
Adrian (in Lenawee County) (192)
Akron (in Tuscola County) (43)
Alaiedon (in Ingham County) (29)
Alamo (in Kalamazoo County) (45)
Alanson (in Emmet County) (34)
Alba (in Antrim County) (27)
Albion (in Calhoun County) (94)
Algansee (in Branch County) (34)
Algonac (in St Clair County) (65)
Allegan (in Allegan County) (103)
Allen (in Hillsdale County) (54)
Allen Park (in Wayne County) (49)
Allendale (in Ottawa County) (43)
Alma (in Gratiot County) (74)
Almont (in Lapeer County) (46)
Alpena (in Alpena County) (192)
Alto (in Kent County) (49)
Amber (in Mason County) (26)
Amboy (in Hillsdale County) (42)
Anchorville (in St Clair County) (43)
Ann Arbor (in Washtenaw County) (400)
Antrim (in Antrim County) (29)
Antrim Township (in Shiawassee County) (24)
Arcadia (in Manistee County) (27)
Argentine (in Genesee County) (41)
Argyle (in Sanilac County) (32)
Armada (in Macomb County) (52)
Ashley (in Gratiot County) (32)
Assyria (in Barry County) (39)
Athens (in Calhoun County) (56)
Atlanta (in Montmorency County) (34)
Atlantic Mine (in Houghton County) (28)
Atlas (in Genesee County) (41)
Au Gres (in Arenac County) (30)
Au Sable (in Iosco County) (44)
Au Train (in Alger County) (22)
AuSable (in Roscommon County) (24)
Auburn (in Bay County) (35)
Auburn Hills (in Oakland County) (50)
Augusta (in Kalamazoo County) (64)
Aurelius (in Ingham County) (48)
Avon (in Oakland County) (51)
Bad Axe (in Huron County) (44)
Bainbridge (in Berrien County) (44)
Baldwin (in Lake County) (34)
Baltimore (in Barry County) (33)
Bancroft (in Shiawassee County) (28)
Banfield (in Barry County) (34)
Bangor (in Van Buren County) (58)
Baraga (in Baraga County) (34)
Bark River (in Delta County) (38)
Baroda (in Berrien County) (39)
Barryton (in Mecosta County) (31)
Batavia (in Branch County) (34)
Bath (in Clinton County) (41)
Battle Creek (in Calhoun County) (283)
Bay City (in Bay County) (280)
Bay Township (in Charlevoix County) (48)
Beal City (in Isabella County) (37)
Bear Lake (in Manistee County) (32)
Beaver (in Bay County) (35)
Beaver Creek (in Crawford County) (28)
Beaverton (in Gladwin County) (32)
Bedford (in Calhoun County) (39)
Belding (in Ionia County) (80)
Bellaire (in Antrim County) (48)
Belleville (in Wayne County) (52)
Bellevue (in Eaton County) (49)
Belvidere (in Montcalm County) (30)
Bendon (in Benzie County) (24)
Bennington (in Shiawassee County) (30)
Benona (in Oceana County) (25)
Benton Harbor (in Berrien County) (131)
Benton Township (in Berrien County) (35)
Benzonia (in Benzie County) (30)
Bergland (in Ontonagon County) (27)
Berkley (in Oakland County) (49)
Berlin (in St Clair County) (48)
Berlin Township (in Ionia County) (37)
Berrien (in Berrien County) (38)
Berrien Springs (in Berrien County) (60)
Bertrand (in Berrien County) (37)
Bessemer (in Gogebic County) (59)
Beverly Hills (in Oakland County) (51)
Big Rapids (in Mecosta County) (65)
Birch Run (in Saginaw County) (48)
Birmingham (in Oakland County) (148)
Blackman (in Jackson County) (33)
Blanchard (in Isabella County) (43)
Blendon (in Ottawa County) (44)
Bliss (in Emmet County) (31)
Blissfield (in Lenawee County) (48)
Bloomfield Hills (in Oakland County) (88)
Bloomfield Township (in Missaukee County) (24)
Bloomingdale (in Van Buren County) (43)
Boon (in Wexford County) (29)
Boston (in Ionia County) (31)
Boyne City (in Charlevoix County) (52)
Boyne Falls (in Charlevoix County) (39)
Brandon Gardens (in Oakland County) (37)
Brant (in Saginaw County) (39)
Breckenridge (in Gratiot County) (39)
Brethren (in Manistee County) (30)
Brevort (in Mackinac County) (28)
Bridgehampton (in Sanilac County) (32)
Bridgeport (in Saginaw County) (46)
Bridgman (in Berrien County) (35)
Brighton (in Livingston County) (64)
Brimley (in Chippewa County) (31)
Britton (in Lenawee County) (35)
Brockway (in St Clair County) (50)
Bronson (in Branch County) (60)
Brookfield (in Eaton County) (32)
Brooklyn (in Jackson County) (40)
Brown (in Manistee County) (27)
Brown City (in Sanilac County) (36)
Brownstown (in Wayne County) (51)
Brutus (in Emmet County) (31)
Buchanan (in Berrien County) (67)
Bunker Hill (in Ingham County) (29)
Burleigh (in Iosco County) (38)
Burlington (in Calhoun County) (42)
Burns (in Shiawassee County) (28)
Burnside (in Lapeer County) (33)
Burr Oak (in St Joseph County) (47)
Burton (in Genesee County) (45)
Butler (in Branch County) (39)
Byron (in Kent County) (58)
Byron Center (in Kent County) (54)
Byron in Shiawassee County (in Shiawassee County) (23)
Cadillac (in Wexford County) (66)
Caledonia (in Kent County) (59)
Caledonia Township (in Shiawassee County) (27)
Calumet (in Houghton County) (65)
Calvin Center (in Cass County) (32)
Cambria (in Hillsdale County) (44)
Camden (in Hillsdale County) (60)
Campbell (in Ionia County) (33)
Canton (in Wayne County) (64)
Capac (in St Clair County) (56)
Carleton (in Monroe County) (44)
Carlton (in Barry County) (36)
Carney (in Menominee County) (29)
Caro (in Tuscola County) (58)
Carrollton (in Saginaw County) (36)
Carson City (in Montcalm County) (51)
Carsonville (in Sanilac County) (43)
Cascade (in Kent County) (51)
Casco (in St Clair County) (49)
Caseville (in Huron County) (33)
Casnovia (in Muskegon County) (45)
Cass City (in Tuscola County) (47)
Cassopolis (in Cass County) (55)
Cedar (in Leelanau County) (31)
Cedar Springs (in Kent County) (69)
Cedarville (in Menominee County) (28)
Cement City (in Lenawee County) (30)
Center Line (in Macomb County) (55)
Central Lake (in Antrim County) (39)
Centreville (in St Joseph County) (57)
Champion (in Marquette County) (42)
Charlevoix (in Charlevoix County) (61)
Charlotte (in Eaton County) (70)
Chase (in Lake County) (33)
Cheboygan (in Cheboygan County) (76)
Chelsea (in Washtenaw County) (70)
Chesaning (in Saginaw County) (77)
Cheshire (in Allegan County) (49)
Chester (in Ottawa County) (41)
Clam Union (in Missaukee County) (24)
Clare (in Clare County) (61)
Clarence (in Calhoun County) (38)
Clarendon (in Calhoun County) (52)
Clarklake (in Jackson County) (33)
Clarkston (in Oakland County) (52)
Clarksville (in Ionia County) (36)
Clawson (in Oakland County) (46)
Claybanks (in Oceana County) (29)
Clayton (in Lenawee County) (30)
Clearwater (in Kalkaska County) (30)
Cleveland (in Leelanau County) (31)
Climax (in Kalamazoo County) (58)
Clinton (in Macomb County) (67)
Clinton in Lenawee County (in Lenawee County) (54)
Clio (in Genesee County) (54)
Coe (in Isabella County) (40)
Coldwater (in Branch County) (162)
Coleman (in Midland County) (38)
Colfax (in Oceana County) (24)
Coloma (in Berrien County) (52)
Colon (in St Joseph County) (41)
Columbiaville (in Lapeer County) (40)
Columbus (in St Clair County) (49)
Commerce (in Oakland County) (44)
Comstock (in Kalamazoo County) (45)
Comstock Park (in Kent County) (53)
Concord (in Jackson County) (46)
Constantine (in St Joseph County) (60)
Convis (in Calhoun County) (36)
Cooper (in Kalamazoo County) (44)
Coopersville (in Ottawa County) (53)
Corunna (in Shiawassee County) (45)
Cottrellville (in St Clair County) (44)
Covert (in Van Buren County) (44)
Crockery (in Ottawa County) (37)
Cross Village (in Emmet County) (38)
Croswell (in Sanilac County) (44)
Croton (in Newaygo County) (35)
Crystal (in Montcalm County) (37)
Crystal Falls (in Iron County) (49)
Crystal Township (in Oceana County) (23)
Curtis (in Mackinac County) (33)
Custer (in Mason County) (38)
Daggett (in Menominee County) (26)
Dalton (in Muskegon County) (46)
Danby (in Ionia County) (34)
Dansville (in Ingham County) (38)
Davison (in Genesee County) (53)
Dayton (in Tuscola County) (34)
De Tour Village (in Chippewa County) (42)
De Witt (in Clinton County) (45)
Dearborn (in Wayne County) (175)
Dearborn Heights (in Wayne County) (65)
Decatur (in Van Buren County) (67)
Deckerville (in Sanilac County) (34)
Deerfield (in Lenawee County) (46)
Deerfield in Isabella County (in Isabella County) (38)
Delhi (in Ingham County) (32)
Denver (in Isabella County) (39)
Detroit (in Wayne County) (1,491)
Dexter (in Washtenaw County) (55)
Dimondale (in Eaton County) (41)
Dorr (in Allegan County) (55)
Douglas (in Allegan County) (46)
Dowagiac (in Cass County) (79)
Drummond (in Chippewa County) (33)
Dryden (in Lapeer County) (46)
Dundee (in Monroe County) (43)
Duplain (in Clinton County) (32)
Durand (in Shiawassee County) (52)
Eagle (in Clinton County) (33)
Eagle Harbor (in Keweenaw County) (31)
East China (in St Clair County) (43)
East Detroit (in Macomb County) (53)
East Grand Rapids (in Kent County) (50)
East Jordan (in Charlevoix County) (62)
East Lansing (in Ingham County) (61)
East Saginaw (in Saginaw County) (54)
East Tawas (in Iosco County) (87)
Easton (in Ionia County) (33)
Eastpointe (in Macomb County) (48)
Eaton Rapids (in Eaton County) (59)
Eau Claire (in Berrien County) (38)
Eckford (in Calhoun County) (38)
Ecorse (in Wayne County) (56)
Eden (in Mason County) (26)
Edenville (in Midland County) (30)
Edmore (in Montcalm County) (49)
Edwards (in Ogemaw County) (23)
Edwardsburg (in Cass County) (44)
Elba (in Lapeer County) (35)
Elba Township (in Gratiot County) (32)
Elbridge (in Oceana County) (26)
Elk Rapids (in Antrim County) (35)
Elkton (in Huron County) (40)
Ellington (in Tuscola County) (38)
Ellsworth (in Antrim County) (26)
Elmira in Otsego County (in Otsego County) (29)
Elsie (in Clinton County) (47)
Elwell (in Gratiot County) (35)
Emmett (in St Clair County) (43)
Empire (in Leelanau County) (34)
Engadine (in Mackinac County) (30)
Ensley (in Newaygo County) (34)
Entrican (in Montcalm County) (29)
Erie (in Monroe County) (35)
Escanaba (in Delta County) (135)
Essexville (in Bay County) (47)
Evart (in Osceola County) (41)
Fabius (in St Joseph County) (32)
Fair Haven (in St Clair County) (43)
Fairfield (in Lenawee County) (37)
Fairfield Township (in Shiawassee County) (25)
Fairgrove (in Tuscola County) (39)
Fairview (in Oscoda County) (27)
Falmouth (in Missaukee County) (26)
Farmington (in Oakland County) (90)
Farmington Hills (in Oakland County) (47)
Farwell (in Clare County) (41)
Fawn River (in St Joseph County) (37)
Fayette (in Delta County) (36)
Felch (in Dickinson County) (27)
Fennville (in Allegan County) (60)
Fenton (in Genesee County) (72)
Ferndale (in Oakland County) (60)
Ferry (in Oceana County) (24)
Fife Lake (in Grand Traverse County) (35)
Filer City (in Manistee County) (27)
Fillmore (in Allegan County) (44)
Flat Rock (in Wayne County) (56)
Flint (in Genesee County) (330)
Florence (in St Joseph County) (32)
Flushing (in Genesee County) (54)
Ford River (in Delta County) (42)
Forestville (in Sanilac County) (29)
Fork (in Mecosta County) (25)
Fort Gratiot (in St Clair County) (44)
Fountain (in Mason County) (27)
Fowler (in Clinton County) (30)
Fowlerville (in Livingston County) (50)
Frankenmuth (in Saginaw County) (55)
Frankfort (in Benzie County) (41)
Franklin in Lenawee County (in Lenawee County) (30)
Fraser (in Macomb County) (53)
Frederic (in Crawford County) (30)
Free Soil (in Mason County) (35)
Freedom (in Washtenaw County) (31)
Freeland (in Saginaw County) (43)
Freeport (in Barry County) (37)
Fremont (in Newaygo County) (55)
Fremont in Isabella County (in Isabella County) (37)
Fruitland (in Muskegon County) (45)
Fruitport (in Muskegon County) (46)
Gaines (in Genesee County) (43)
Galesburg (in Kalamazoo County) (68)
Galien (in Berrien County) (37)
Ganges (in Allegan County) (47)
Garden (in Delta County) (48)
Garden City (in Wayne County) (50)
Garfield (in Clare County) (30)
Garfield in Bay County (in Bay County) (31)
Garfield in Mackinac County (in Mackinac County) (29)
Gaylord (in Otsego County) (55)
Genesee (in Genesee County) (39)
Georgetown (in Ottawa County) (40)
Germfask (in Schoolcraft County) (23)
Gibraltar (in Wayne County) (39)
Gibson (in Bay County) (33)
Girard (in Branch County) (35)
Gladstone (in Delta County) (58)
Gladwin (in Gladwin County) (47)
Glen Arbor (in Leelanau County) (30)
Gobles (in Van Buren County) (40)
Golden (in Oceana County) (28)
Good Hart (in Emmet County) (31)
Goodrich (in Genesee County) (47)
Gowen (in Montcalm County) (30)
Grand Blanc (in Genesee County) (81)
Grand Haven (in Ottawa County) (112)
Grand Junction (in Van Buren County) (37)
Grand Ledge (in Eaton County) (66)
Grand Marais (in Alger County) (27)
Grand Rapids (in Kent County) (637)
Grandville (in Kent County) (66)
Grant (in Newaygo County) (45)
Grant in Oceana County (in Oceana County) (25)
Grant in St Clair County (in St Clair County) (43)
Grass Lake (in Jackson County) (50)
Grattan (in Kent County) (51)
Grayling (in Crawford County) (45)
Green (in Alpena County) (30)
Green Oak (in Livingston County) (37)
Greenbush (in Clinton County) (34)
Greenville (in Montcalm County) (94)
Greenwood (in St Clair County) (43)
Grosse Ile (in Wayne County) (48)
Grosse Pointe (in Wayne County) (83)
Grosse Pointe Farms (in Wayne County) (45)
Grosse Pointe Woods (in Wayne County) (38)
Gunplain (in Allegan County) (44)
Gwinn (in Marquette County) (33)
Hadley (in Lapeer County) (37)
Hagar (in Berrien County) (32)
Hale (in Iosco County) (48)
Hamburg (in Livingston County) (41)
Hamilton (in Allegan County) (44)
Hamilton Township (in Clare County) (32)
Hamtramck (in Wayne County) (85)
Hancock (in Houghton County) (58)
Hanover (in Jackson County) (37)
Harbor Beach (in Huron County) (69)
Harbor Springs (in Emmet County) (59)
Harper Woods (in Wayne County) (53)
Harris Township (in Menominee County) (25)
Harrison (in Clare County) (46)
Harrisville (in Alcona County) (35)
Hart (in Oceana County) (56)
Hartford (in Van Buren County) (50)
Hartland (in Livingston County) (37)
Hastings (in Barry County) (87)
Hazel Park (in Oakland County) (41)
Hazelton (in Shiawassee County) (31)
Hemlock (in Saginaw County) (39)
Hendricks (in Mackinac County) (28)
Henrietta (in Jackson County) (33)
Hermansville (in Menominee County) (27)
Hersey (in Osceola County) (37)
Hesperia (in Oceana County) (30)
Hickory Corners (in Barry County) (34)
Highland (in Oakland County) (50)
Highland Park (in Wayne County) (57)
Hillman (in Montmorency County) (35)
Hillsdale (in Hillsdale County) (125)
Holland (in Ottawa County) (125)
Holland Township (in Missaukee County) (26)
Holly (in Oakland County) (73)
Holt (in Ingham County) (38)
Holton (in Muskegon County) (51)
Home Township (in Montcalm County) (29)
Homer (in Calhoun County) (63)
Honor (in Benzie County) (24)
Hope in Midland County (in Midland County) (32)
Hopkins (in Allegan County) (56)
Horton (in Ogemaw County) (25)
Horton Bay (in Charlevoix County) (37)
Houghton (in Houghton County) (60)
Houghton Lake (in Roscommon County) (26)
Howard (in Montcalm County) (46)
Howell (in Livingston County) (91)
Hubbard Lake (in Alpena County) (31)
Hubbardston (in Ionia County) (45)
Hudson (in Lenawee County) (70)
Hudsonville (in Ottawa County) (41)
Huntington Woods (in Oakland County) (38)
Ida (in Monroe County) (44)
Imlay City (in Lapeer County) (53)
Indian River (in Cheboygan County) (38)
Ingersol (in Midland County) (25)
Ingham (in Ingham County) (38)
Inkster (in Wayne County) (50)
Interlochen (in Grand Traverse County) (37)
Inverness (in Cheboygan County) (32)
Ionia (in Ionia County) (101)
Iosco (in Livingston County) (32)
Iron Mountain (in Dickinson County) (56)
Iron River (in Iron County) (56)
Ironwood (in Gogebic County) (110)
Irving (in Barry County) (33)
Ishpeming (in Marquette County) (69)
Ithaca (in Gratiot County) (77)
Jackson (in Jackson County) (304)
Jacobsville (in Houghton County) (27)
Jamestown (in Ottawa County) (39)
Jeddo (in St Clair County) (43)
Jenison (in Ottawa County) (44)
Jennings (in Missaukee County) (24)
Jerome (in Hillsdale County) (43)
Johannesburg (in Otsego County) (30)
Jonesville (in Hillsdale County) (75)
Jordan (in Antrim County) (28)
Joyfield (in Benzie County) (24)
Kalamazoo (in Kalamazoo County) (309)
Kalamo (in Eaton County) (34)
Kaleva (in Manistee County) (30)
Kalkaska (in Kalkaska County) (50)
Kawkawlin (in Bay County) (38)
Keeler (in Van Buren County) (40)
Keene (in Ionia County) (31)
Kent City (in Kent County) (59)
Kentwood (in Kent County) (53)
Kimball (in St Clair County) (44)
Kinde (in Huron County) (36)
Kinderhook (in Branch County) (36)
Kingsford (in Dickinson County) (27)
Kingsley (in Grand Traverse County) (39)
Kingston (in Tuscola County) (38)
Kochville (in Saginaw County) (35)
L'Anse (in Baraga County) (41)
La Grange (in Cass County) (37)
La Salle (in Monroe County) (37)
Laingsburg (in Shiawassee County) (43)
Lake Ann (in Benzie County) (25)
Lake City (in Missaukee County) (39)
Lake Leelanau (in Leelanau County) (29)
Lake Linden (in Houghton County) (46)
Lake Odessa (in Ionia County) (50)
Lake Orion (in Oakland County) (50)
Lake Township (in Missaukee County) (25)
Lake in Berrien County (in Berrien County) (33)
Lakefield Township (in Luce County) (23)
Lakeview (in Montcalm County) (46)
Lambertville (in Monroe County) (32)
Lansing (in Ingham County) (274)
Lapeer (in Lapeer County) (67)
Laurium (in Houghton County) (27)
Lawrence (in Van Buren County) (48)
Lawton (in Van Buren County) (47)
Le Roy (in Osceola County) (26)
Le Roy Township (in Calhoun County) (36)
Leavitt (in Oceana County) (24)
Leland (in Leelanau County) (39)
Leoni (in Jackson County) (36)
Leonidas (in St Joseph County) (45)
Leroy Township (in Ingham County) (33)
Leslie (in Ingham County) (57)
Lewiston (in Montmorency County) (29)
Lexington (in Sanilac County) (40)
Liberty (in Jackson County) (37)
Lima (in Washtenaw County) (31)
Lincoln (in Alcona County) (28)
Lincoln Park (in Wayne County) (53)
Linden (in Genesee County) (50)
Linwood (in Bay County) (32)
Litchfield (in Hillsdale County) (65)
Livonia (in Wayne County) (100)
Locke (in Ingham County) (32)
Lodi (in Washtenaw County) (31)
London (in Monroe County) (30)
Long Rapids (in Alpena County) (33)
Lowell (in Kent County) (94)
Ludington (in Mason County) (94)
Lupton (in Ogemaw County) (24)
Luther (in Lake County) (34)
Lyons (in Ionia County) (40)
Mackinac Island (in Mackinac County) (69)
Mackinaw City (in Cheboygan County) (45)
Macomb (in Macomb County) (53)
Macon (in Lenawee County) (34)
Madison Heights (in Oakland County) (50)
Mancelona (in Antrim County) (48)
Manchester (in Washtenaw County) (62)
Manistee (in Manistee County) (95)
Manistique (in Schoolcraft County) (49)
Manton (in Wexford County) (37)
Maple City (in Leelanau County) (43)
Maple Grove (in Barry County) (35)
Maple Rapids (in Clinton County) (30)
Maple Ridge (in Delta County) (34)
Maple River (in Emmet County) (33)
Mapleton (in Grand Traverse County) (36)
Marcellus (in Cass County) (56)
Marengo (in Calhoun County) (38)
Marenisco (in Gogebic County) (29)
Marine City (in St Clair County) (71)
Marion (in Osceola County) (33)
Marlette (in Sanilac County) (54)
Marne (in Ottawa County) (36)
Marquette (in Marquette County) (140)
Marshall (in Calhoun County) (148)
Martin (in Allegan County) (52)
Marysville (in St Clair County) (51)
Mason (in Ingham County) (65)
Mason Township (in Cass County) (32)
Mattawan (in Van Buren County) (38)
Maybee (in Monroe County) (34)
Mayfield (in Grand Traverse County) (35)
Mayville (in Tuscola County) (44)
McBain (in Missaukee County) (40)
McMillan (in Luce County) (26)
Mecosta (in Mecosta County) (32)
Melvindale (in Wayne County) (43)
Memphis (in Macomb County) (43)
Mendon (in St Joseph County) (61)
Menominee (in Menominee County) (89)
Meridian (in Ingham County) (29)
Merrill (in Saginaw County) (40)
Mesick (in Wexford County) (33)
Metamora (in Lapeer County) (39)
Metz (in Presque Isle County) (35)
Michigamme (in Marquette County) (36)
Michigan Center (in Jackson County) (34)
Middlebury (in Shiawassee County) (25)
Middleton (in Gratiot County) (35)
Middleville (in Barry County) (55)
Midland (in Midland County) (111)
Mikado (in Alcona County) (25)
Milan (in Monroe County) (58)
Milford (in Oakland County) (65)
Millington (in Tuscola County) (45)
Minden City (in Sanilac County) (38)
Mio (in Oscoda County) (33)
Monitor (in Bay County) (40)
Monroe (in Monroe County) (139)
Montague (in Muskegon County) (62)
Monterey (in Allegan County) (45)
Montrose (in Genesee County) (48)
Moran (in Mackinac County) (29)
Morenci (in Lenawee County) (49)
Morley (in Mecosta County) (32)
Morrice (in Shiawassee County) (28)
Moscow (in Hillsdale County) (42)
Mottville (in St Joseph County) (41)
Mount Clemens (in Macomb County) (96)
Mount Forest (in Bay County) (31)
Mount Morris (in Genesee County) (60)
Mount Pleasant (in Isabella County) (124)
Muir (in Ionia County) (34)
Mundy (in Genesee County) (36)
Munger (in Bay County) (32)
Munising (in Alger County) (36)
Muskegon (in Muskegon County) (270)
Muskegon Heights (in Muskegon County) (51)
Mussey (in St Clair County) (43)
Nahma (in Delta County) (35)
Napoleon (in Jackson County) (34)
Nashville (in Barry County) (46)
National Mine (in Marquette County) (30)
Nazareth (in Kalamazoo County) (44)
Negaunee (in Marquette County) (55)
New Baltimore (in Macomb County) (64)
New Boston (in Wayne County) (45)
New Buffalo (in Berrien County) (40)
New Era (in Oceana County) (28)
New Haven (in Shiawassee County) (25)
New Haven Township (in Gratiot County) (36)
New Lothrop (in Shiawassee County) (26)
New Troy (in Berrien County) (33)
Newaygo (in Newaygo County) (54)
Newberry (in Luce County) (51)
Newport (in Monroe County) (31)
Niles (in Berrien County) (134)
North Adams (in Hillsdale County) (46)
North Branch (in Lapeer County) (57)
North Muskegon (in Muskegon County) (47)
North Star (in Gratiot County) (32)
Northport (in Leelanau County) (37)
Northville (in Oakland County) (54)
Northville in Wayne County (in Wayne County) (69)
Norton Shores (in Muskegon County) (48)
Norvell (in Jackson County) (32)
Norway (in Dickinson County) (38)
Nottawa (in St Joseph County) (40)
Novi (in Oakland County) (53)
Oak Park (in Oakland County) (41)
Oakley (in Saginaw County) (37)
Ogden (in Lenawee County) (30)
Okemos (in Ingham County) (42)
Olive (in Ottawa County) (36)
Olivet (in Eaton County) (44)
Omena (in Leelanau County) (29)
Omer (in Arenac County) (28)
Onaway (in Presque Isle County) (39)
Onekama (in Manistee County) (38)
Onondaga (in Ingham County) (31)
Onsted (in Lenawee County) (35)
Ontonagon (in Ontonagon County) (42)
Orange Township (in Ionia County) (34)
Orangeville (in Barry County) (36)
Orchard Lake (in Oakland County) (52)
Orleans (in Ionia County) (35)
Oronoko (in Berrien County) (37)
Ortonville (in Oakland County) (48)
Oscoda (in Iosco County) (86)
Oshtemo (in Kalamazoo County) (48)
Ossineke (in Alpena County) (32)
Otisco (in Ionia County) (38)
Otisville (in Genesee County) (43)
Otsego (in Allegan County) (65)
Ottowa Lake (in Monroe County) (33)
Overisel (in Allegan County) (50)
Ovid (in Clinton County) (47)
Owosso (in Shiawassee County) (140)
Oxford (in Oakland County) (79)
Painesdale (in Houghton County) (31)
Palmyra (in Lenawee County) (35)
Palo (in Ionia County) (33)
Paradise (in Chippewa County) (31)
Parchment (in Kalamazoo County) (46)
Parisville (in Huron County) (29)
Park (in Ottawa County) (36)
Parkville (in St Joseph County) (34)
Parma (in Jackson County) (51)
Pavilion (in Kalamazoo County) (48)
Paw Paw (in Van Buren County) (83)
Peck (in Sanilac County) (37)
Pellston (in Emmet County) (37)
Penn (in Cass County) (37)
Pennfield (in Calhoun County) (36)
Pentwater (in Oceana County) (35)
Perry (in Shiawassee County) (37)
Petersburg (in Monroe County) (50)
Petoskey (in Emmet County) (89)
Pewamo (in Ionia County) (43)
Pickford (in Chippewa County) (35)
Pigeon (in Huron County) (48)
Pinckney (in Livingston County) (47)
Pinconning (in Bay County) (63)
Pine River Township (in Gratiot County) (34)
Pioneer (in Missaukee County) (24)
Pittsfield Charter (in Washtenaw County) (36)
Pittsford (in Hillsdale County) (52)
Plainfield (in Iosco County) (37)
Plainwell (in Allegan County) (59)
Pleasant Ridge (in Oakland County) (40)
Plymouth (in Wayne County) (91)
Pokagon (in Cass County) (35)
Pontiac (in Oakland County) (193)
Port Austin (in Huron County) (42)
Port Hope (in Huron County) (38)
Port Huron (in St Clair County) (166)
Portage (in Kalamazoo County) (71)
Porter (in Midland County) (25)
Porter Township (in Van Buren County) (38)
Portland (in Ionia County) (54)
Portsmouth (in Bay County) (32)
Posen (in Presque Isle County) (31)
Potterville (in Eaton County) (32)
Prairieville (in Barry County) (34)
Prescott (in Ogemaw County) (23)
Pulaski (in Jackson County) (35)
Quincy (in Branch County) (51)
Quinnesec (in Dickinson County) (26)
Raber (in Chippewa County) (30)
Raisin (in Lenawee County) (38)
Raisinville (in Monroe County) (31)
Rankin (in Genesee County) (37)
Ransom (in Hillsdale County) (44)
Rapid City (in Kalkaska County) (28)
Rapid River (in Delta County) (41)
Ravenna (in Muskegon County) (51)
Reading (in Hillsdale County) (58)
Readmond (in Emmet County) (32)
Red Jacket (in Houghton County) (32)
Redford (in Wayne County) (59)
Reed City (in Osceola County) (62)
Reese (in Tuscola County) (33)
Remus (in Mecosta County) (30)
Reno (in Iosco County) (39)
Republic (in Marquette County) (46)
Rhodes (in Gladwin County) (23)
Richland (in Kalamazoo County) (51)
Richmond (in Macomb County) (53)
Riga (in Lenawee County) (33)
Riley (in St Clair County) (44)
River Rouge (in Wayne County) (53)
Riverdale (in Gratiot County) (33)
Riverview (in Wayne County) (52)
Rives Junction (in Jackson County) (35)
Robinson Township (in Ottawa County) (38)
Rochester (in Oakland County) (76)
Rochester Hills (in Oakland County) (44)
Rock (in Delta County) (37)
Rockford (in Kent County) (75)
Rockland (in Ontonagon County) (31)
Rogers City (in Presque Isle County) (42)
Rollin (in Lenawee County) (31)
Rome (in Lenawee County) (32)
Romeo (in Macomb County) (61)
Romulus (in Wayne County) (42)
Ronald (in Ionia County) (35)
Roscommon (in Roscommon County) (36)
Rose (in Oakland County) (40)
Rose City (in Ogemaw County) (28)
Rosebush (in Isabella County) (42)
Roseville (in Macomb County) (68)
Ross (in Kalamazoo County) (44)
Rothbury (in Oceana County) (22)
Royal Oak (in Oakland County) (133)
Rudyard (in Chippewa County) (37)
Rush Township (in Shiawassee County) (29)
Rutland (in Barry County) (34)
Saginaw (in Saginaw County) (344)
Salem (in Washtenaw County) (31)
Saline (in Washtenaw County) (69)
Sanborn (in Alpena County) (36)
Sand Beach (in Huron County) (32)
Sand Creek (in Lenawee County) (34)
Sand Lake (in Kent County) (51)
Sandstone (in Jackson County) (33)
Sandusky (in Sanilac County) (37)
Sanford (in Midland County) (31)
Saranac (in Ionia County) (51)
Saugatuck (in Allegan County) (65)
Sault Ste Marie (in Chippewa County) (136)
Schoolcraft (in Kalamazoo County) (63)
Scio (in Washtenaw County) (31)
Sciota (in Shiawassee County) (25)
Scottville (in Mason County) (41)
Sebewa (in Ionia County) (33)
Sebewaing (in Huron County) (49)
Seney (in Schoolcraft County) (21)
Seville (in Gratiot County) (37)
Shelby (in Macomb County) (67)
Shelby in Oceana County (in Oceana County) (47)
Shepherd (in Isabella County) (57)
Sheridan (in Montcalm County) (36)
Sherman (in Wexford County) (28)
Sherman Township (in Mason County) (26)
Sherman in Iosco County (in Iosco County) (38)
Sherwood (in Branch County) (39)
Shiawassee (in Shiawassee County) (35)
Sidney (in Montcalm County) (32)
Silver Creek (in Cass County) (36)
Skandia (in Marquette County) (33)
Smyrna (in Ionia County) (33)
Snover (in Sanilac County) (30)
Sodus (in Berrien County) (33)
Solon (in Kent County) (50)
Solon Township (in Leelanau County) (28)
Somerset (in Hillsdale County) (45)
South Boardman (in Kalkaska County) (30)
South Haven (in Van Buren County) (79)
South Lyon (in Oakland County) (52)
Southfield (in Oakland County) (78)
Southgate (in Wayne County) (47)
Spalding (in Menominee County) (26)
Sparta (in Kent County) (74)
Spring Arbor (in Jackson County) (45)
Spring Lake (in Ottawa County) (52)
Springfield Township (in Kalkaska County) (28)
Springport (in Jackson County) (54)
Springwells (in Wayne County) (39)
St Charles (in Saginaw County) (51)
St Clair (in St Clair County) (84)
St Clair Shores (in Macomb County) (63)
St Ignace (in Mackinac County) (62)
St James (in Charlevoix County) (43)
St Johns (in Clinton County) (75)
St Joseph (in Berrien County) (130)
St Louis (in Gratiot County) (56)
Stambaugh (in Iron County) (37)
Standish (in Arenac County) (37)
Stanton (in Montcalm County) (53)
Stanwood (in Mecosta County) (24)
Stephenson (in Menominee County) (38)
Sterling (in Arenac County) (28)
Sterling Heights (in Macomb County) (59)
Stevensville (in Berrien County) (41)
Stockbridge (in Ingham County) (53)
Sturgis (in St Joseph County) (64)
Summerfield (in Monroe County) (31)
Sumner (in Gratiot County) (34)
Sunfield (in Eaton County) (52)
Superior (in Washtenaw County) (37)
Suttons Bay (in Leelanau County) (39)
Swartz Creek (in Genesee County) (50)
Sylvan Township (in Washtenaw County) (31)
Tallmadge (in Ottawa County) (45)
Tawas (in Iosco County) (90)
Taylor (in Wayne County) (67)
Taymouth (in Saginaw County) (40)
Tecumseh (in Lenawee County) (74)
Tekonsha (in Calhoun County) (54)
Temperance (in Monroe County) (45)
Texas (in Kalamazoo County) (45)
Thompsonville (in Benzie County) (25)
Three Oaks (in Berrien County) (51)
Three Rivers (in St Joseph County) (99)
Tipton (in Lenawee County) (30)
Tompkins (in Jackson County) (36)
Traverse City (in Grand Traverse County) (146)
Trenton (in Wayne County) (58)
Trout Lake (in Chippewa County) (28)
Troy (in Oakland County) (57)
Tustin (in Osceola County) (25)
Twining (in Arenac County) (28)
Ubly (in Huron County) (35)
Unadilla (in Livingston County) (31)
Union (in Cass County) (36)
Union City (in Branch County) (49)
Union Township (in Grand Traverse County) (33)
Unionville (in Tuscola County) (41)
Utica (in Macomb County) (53)
Vanderbilt (in Otsego County) (30)
Vassar (in Tuscola County) (62)
Venice (in Shiawassee County) (24)
Vermontville (in Eaton County) (58)
Vernon (in Shiawassee County) (43)
Vernon Township (in Isabella County) (38)
Vestaburg (in Montcalm County) (31)
Vevay (in Ingham County) (31)
Vicksburg (in Kalamazoo County) (72)
Victor (in Clinton County) (32)
Victory (in Mason County) (28)
Volinia (in Cass County) (39)
Wakefield (in Gogebic County) (50)
Wales (in St Clair County) (48)
Walker (in Kent County) (49)
Walkerville (in Oceana County) (27)
Walled Lake (in Oakland County) (52)
Warner (in Antrim County) (26)
Warren (in Macomb County) (90)
Warren Township (in Midland County) (29)
Washington (in Macomb County) (50)
Waterford (in Oakland County) (70)
Waterloo (in Jackson County) (34)
Watersmeet (in Gogebic County) (30)
Watervliet (in Berrien County) (51)
Watson (in Allegan County) (46)
Wayland (in Allegan County) (70)
Wayne (in Wayne County) (71)
Wayne Township (in Cass County) (38)
Weare (in Oceana County) (27)
Webberville (in Ingham County) (35)
Webster (in Washtenaw County) (33)
Weidman (in Isabella County) (43)
Wenona (in Bay County) (31)
West Bay City (in Bay County) (44)
West Bloomfield (in Oakland County) (43)
West Branch (in Ogemaw County) (47)
West Branch Township (in Marquette County) (30)
West Olive (in Ottawa County) (37)
Westland (in Wayne County) (55)
Westphalia (in Clinton County) (29)
Wheatfield (in Ingham County) (30)
Wheatland (in Hillsdale County) (46)
White Cloud (in Newaygo County) (50)
White Lake (in Oakland County) (44)
White Oak (in Ingham County) (29)
White Pigeon (in St Joseph County) (53)
Whiteford (in Monroe County) (31)
Whitehall (in Muskegon County) (67)
Whitmore Lake (in Livingston County) (31)
Whittemore (in Iosco County) (48)
Williamsburg (in Grand Traverse County) (38)
Williamston (in Ingham County) (58)
Wilson (in Charlevoix County) (37)
Wilson Township (in Alpena County) (33)
Windsor (in Eaton County) (37)
Wisner (in Tuscola County) (32)
Wolverine (in Cheboygan County) (33)
Woodhull (in Shiawassee County) (26)
Woodland (in Barry County) (36)
Woodstock (in Lenawee County) (30)
Worth (in Sanilac County) (29)
Wyandotte (in Wayne County) (151)
Wyoming (in Kent County) (75)
Yale (in St Clair County) (70)
Yankee Springs (in Barry County) (34)
Ypsilanti (in Washtenaw County) (187)
Zeeland (in Ottawa County) (72)

Overview of Michigan Genealogy Records

  • History: Michigan was first settled in 1783, became part of Indiana Territory in 1800, became Michigan Territory in 1805, and became a state in 1837.
  • Birth records: Birth records were kept in Michigan starting in 1867 with complete records by 1915. Copies of birth records for 1867 and later can be obtained from the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services.
  • Marriage records: Marriage records were kept in most counties from the date the county was created. Statewide registration began in 1867. Recent marriage certificates can be obtained from the county clerk's office. Copies of marriage records for 1867 and later can be obtained from the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services.
  • Death records: Death records were kept in Michigan starting in 1867 with complete records by 1915. Copies of death records for 1867 and later can be obtained from the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services .
  • Divorce records: Divorce records can be obtained from the individual county courts. Divorce records for 1897 and later can be obtained from the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services .
  • Census records: The first federal census available for Michigan is 1840. There are federal censuses publicly available for 1840, 1850, 1860, 1870, 1880 (partial), 1900, 1910, 1920, 1930, 1940, and 1950. There were territorial censuses taken in 1820, 1827, 1830, and 1834, and state censuses taken in 1845 and 1894.
  • Naturalization records: Naturalization records can be obtained from the county clerks.
  • County records: Court, land, probate, and tax records were kept by the individual counties.
  • Other records: Many cities and towns had newspapers, records kept by churches, cemeteries, histories, school, city directories, and other records that can be located on the city pages on this site. Records specific to minority groups can be found in the Minority Records section.
  • All records: Online indexes and images of many of the above records can be found by using the links on this site.
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