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''[[United States|United States]] [[Michigan]] Keweenaw County''
County , , from 1867, land from 1848, has )./
== History ==
== History ==
Revision as of 21:29, 12 April 2013
Guide to Keweenaw County Michigan genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
|Keweenaw County, Michigan|
Location of Michigan in the U.S.
|Founded||March 11, 1861|
|County Seat||Eagle River|
|Address|| Keweenaw County Courthouse|
5095 4th St.
Eagle River, MI 49950
Phone: 616. 336.3550
Keweenaw County Website
- 1 County Courthouse
- 2 History
- 3 Places/Localities
- 4 Resources
- 5 Societies and Libraries
- 6 Web Sites
- 7 References
County Clerk has birth, marriage, and death records from 1867,
land records from 1848, divorce and court records.
Probate Court has probate records. 
- Michigan Birth Registrations, 1867-1902 -- Free name indexes and images at FamilySearch Record Search. 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 Record Search. 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 Record Search. 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
- USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
- Family History Library Catalog
- Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Keweenaw County, Michigan page 347, At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
- The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).