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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
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*[[Fulton_County,_Ohio|Fulton County, Ohio]]
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*[[Hillsdale_County,_Michigan|Hillsdale]]
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*[[Jackson_County,_Michigan|Jackson]]<br>
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*[[Lucas_County,_Ohio|Lucas County, Ohio]]
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*[[Monroe_County,_Michigan|Monroe]]
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*[[Washtenaw_County,_Michigan|Washtenaw]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==

Revision as of 00:33, 10 January 2009

United States  > Michigan > Lenawee County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1822--Lenawee County was created 10 September 1822 from Monroe County. It was attached to Monroe County prior to organization 31 December 1826. County seat: Adrian [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

An excellent source for early history of Tecumseh, Lenawee County, Michigan can be found in One Hundred Years-A Country Town:The Village of Tecumseh, Michigan 1824-1924 by Clara Waldron. Published by Thomas A Riordan, 1968.

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

  • 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

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