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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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*[[Manistee_County,_Michigan|Manistee]]
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*[[Mason_County,_Michigan|Mason]]
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*[[Mecosta_County,_Michigan|Mecosta]]
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*[[Newaygo_County,_Michigan|Newaygo]]
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*[[Oceana_County,_Michigan|Oceana]]
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*[[Osceola_County,_Michigan|Osceola]]
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*[[Wexford_County,_Michigan|Wexford]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==

Revision as of 18:25, 9 January 2009

 United States  > Michigan > Lake County

County Courthouse[edit | edit source]

History[edit | edit source]

Parent County[edit | edit source]

1840--Lake County was created 1 April 1840 from Mackinac County. Formerly Aishcum County, until the name was changed to Lake County 8 March 1843. It was attached to Ottawa, Mason, and Newaygo Counties prior to organization 1 May 1871.  County seat: Baldwin [1]

Boundary Changes[edit | edit source]

Record Loss[edit | edit source]

Places/Localities[edit | edit source]

Populated Places[edit | edit source]

Neighboring Counties[edit | edit source]

Resources[edit | edit source]

Cemeteries[edit | edit source]

Church[edit | edit source]

Court[edit | edit source]

Land[edit | edit source]

Local Histories[edit | edit source]

Maps[edit | edit source]

Military[edit | edit source]

Newspapers[edit | edit source]

Probate[edit | edit source]

Taxation[edit | edit source]

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).