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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States]] > [[Michigan|Michigan]] > Arenac County''  
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.arenaccountygov.com/ Arenac County Courthouse]<br>120 N Grove St.<br>P. O. Box 747<br>Standish, MI 48658<br>Phone: 989-846-4626<br><br>County Clerk has birth, marriage, death, divorce <br>and court records from 1883 and burial records from 1952. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Arenac County, Michigan page 343, {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
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'''1883--'''Arenac County was created 21 April 1883&nbsp;from [[Bay County, Michigan|Bay]] County. '''County seat:''' Standish <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
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== Places/Localities  ==
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*'''Cities:''' Au Gres | Omer&nbsp;| Standish
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*'''Villages: '''Sterling&nbsp;| Turner&nbsp;| Twining
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*'''Townships:''' Adams&nbsp;| Arenac&nbsp;| Au Gres&nbsp;| Clayton&nbsp;| Deep River&nbsp;| Lincoln&nbsp;| Mason&nbsp;| Moffatt&nbsp;| Sims&nbsp;| Standish&nbsp;| Turner&nbsp;| Whitney
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*'''Communities: '''Alger&nbsp;| Delano&nbsp;| Maple Ridge&nbsp;| Melita&nbsp;| Pine River
  
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
[[Bay County, Michigan|Bay]] | [[Gladwin County, Michigan|Gladwin]] | [[Iosco County, Michigan|Iosco]] | [[Ogemaw County, Michigan|Ogemaw]]  
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[[Bay County, Michigan|Bay]] | [[Gladwin County, Michigan|Gladwin]] | L[[Iosco County, Michigan|osco]] | [[Ogemaw County, Michigan|Ogemaw]]  
 
 
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==== Maps  ====
 
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Civil War service men from Arenac County served in various regiments. Men often joined a regiment or a company (within a regiment) that originated in their county. Listed below are the military units that were formed in or had many men from Arenac County.
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
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*'''Michigan Birth Registrations, 1867-1902'''&nbsp;-- Free name indexes and images at [https://www.familysearch.org/#p=collectionDetails;t=searchable;c=1459684 FamilySearch]. Records include such information as name of child, birthdate and place, if still-born, illegitimate or twin, gender, race and record number.
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*'''Michigan Marriage Registrations, 1868-1925''' -- Free name indexes at [https://www.familysearch.org/#p=collectionDetails;t=searchable;c=1452395 FamilySearch]. &nbsp;Records include such information as names of bride and groom, date of license, ages, race, residences, birthplaces, occupations and names of the fathers of the bride and groom.
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*'''Michigan Death Registrations, 1867-1897 '''--&nbsp;Free name indexes and images&nbsp;at&nbsp;[https://www.familysearch.org/#p=collectionDetails;t=searchable;c=1452402 FamilySearch]. &nbsp;&nbsp;Records include such information as name of deceased, date and place of death, gender, color, marital status, age in years, months and days, disease or apparent cause of death, birthplace, names and occupations of parents, and the date the record was made.
  
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
  
== Townships and Cities  ==
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==== Family History Centers<br> ====
  
*Cities: Au Gres . Omer . Standish
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
*Villages: Sterling . Turner . Twining
 
*Townships: Adams . Arenac . Au Gres . Clayton . Deep River . Lincoln . Mason . Moffatt . Sims . Standish . Turner . Whitney
 
*Communities: Alger . Delano . Maple Ridge . Melita . Pine River
 
  
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== Web Sites<br> ==
  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=199583&subject_disp=Michigan%2C+Arenac&columns=*,0,0 FamilySearch.org] catalog for Arenac County
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*{{FHL|Michigan%2C+Arenac|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~miarenac/ The Arenac County MIGenWeb Project], an member of [[MIGenWeb|The MIGenWeb Project]], an affiliate of [[USGenWeb|The USGenWeb Project]].
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~miarenac/ The Arenac County MIGenWeb Project], an member of [[MIGenWeb|The MIGenWeb Project]], an affiliate of [[USGenWeb|The USGenWeb Project]].
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
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Revision as of 15:21, 1 December 2012

Template:Michigan-stubUnited States > Michigan > Arenac County

County Courthouse

Arenac County Courthouse
120 N Grove St.
P. O. Box 747
Standish, MI 48658
Phone: 989-846-4626

County Clerk has birth, marriage, death, divorce
and court records from 1883 and burial records from 1952. [1]

History

Parent County

1883--Arenac County was created 21 April 1883 from Bay County. County seat: Standish [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

  • Cities: Au Gres | Omer | Standish
  • Villages: Sterling | Turner | Twining
  • Townships: Adams | Arenac | Au Gres | Clayton | Deep River | Lincoln | Mason | Moffatt | Sims | Standish | Turner | Whitney
  • Communities: Alger | Delano | Maple Ridge | Melita | Pine River

Neighboring Counties

Bay | Gladwin | Losco | Ogemaw

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Civil War

Civil War service men from Arenac County served in various regiments. Men often joined a regiment or a company (within a regiment) that originated in their county. Listed below are the military units that were formed in or had many men from Arenac County.

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Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

  • Michigan Birth Registrations, 1867-1902 -- Free name indexes and images at FamilySearch. Records include such information as name of child, birthdate and place, if still-born, illegitimate or twin, gender, race and record number.
  • Michigan Marriage Registrations, 1868-1925 -- Free name indexes at FamilySearch.  Records include such information as names of bride and groom, date of license, ages, race, residences, birthplaces, occupations and names of the fathers of the bride and groom.
  • Michigan Death Registrations, 1867-1897 -- Free name indexes and images at FamilySearch.   Records include such information as name of deceased, date and place of death, gender, color, marital status, age in years, months and days, disease or apparent cause of death, birthplace, names and occupations of parents, and the date the record was made.

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Arenac County, Michigan page 343, At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).