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'''1845--'''Houghton County was created 19 March 1845&nbsp;from Marquette and Ontonagon Counties. It was attached to Chippewa County prior to organization 18 May 1846.&nbsp; '''County seat:''' Houghton <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1845--'''Houghton County was created 19 March 1845&nbsp;from [[Marquette_County,_Michigan|Marquette]] and [[Ontonagon_County,_Michigan|Ontonagon]] Counties. It was attached to Chippewa County prior to organization 18 May 1846.&nbsp; '''County seat:''' Houghton <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
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Revision as of 16:03, 9 January 2009

 United States  > Michigan > Houghton County

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History[edit | edit source]

Parent County[edit | edit source]

1845--Houghton County was created 19 March 1845 from Marquette and Ontonagon Counties. It was attached to Chippewa County prior to organization 18 May 1846.  County seat: Houghton [1]

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Neighboring Counties[edit | edit source]

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Vital Records[edit | edit source]

Societies and Libraries[edit | edit source]

Web Sites[edit | edit source]

  • USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
  • Family History Library Catalog

References[edit | edit source]

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).