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

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1818--Mackinac County was created from Wayne County.  The county seat is St. Ignace.1

Macinac (pronounced 'Mackinaw') County is situated in the northern lower peninsula of Michigan. The name is from Indians in the area.  The Straits of Mackinac are also named for this area and are between the two peninsulas that make up Michigan.

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

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).