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Missaukee County, Michigan
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Missaukee County, Michigan Facts

When was Missaukee County, MI Created?
Missaukee County was created on April 1, 1840 from Mackinac County.

What is the County Seat of Missaukee County, MI?
The County Seat is located in Lake City also, the county government website is

What counties are adjacent to Missaukee County, MI?
Bordering Counties are Kalkaska CountyRoscommon CountyClare CountyOsceola CountyWexford County.

Missaukee County, MI Census Records

What Missaukee County, MI census records are available?
There are many types of census records for Missaukee County guide you in researching your family tree. Federal Population Schedules are available for 18401850186018701880 (free index)1890 (fragment)19001910192019301940.

Missaukee Co. Mortality Schedules can be found for 1850, 1860, 1870 and 1880. Missaukee Co. Industry and Agriculture can be obtained for 1850, 1860, 1870 and 1880. Missaukee Co. Union Veterans Schedules is available for 1890. One can find free online and printable census forms to help you with your research. See Also Michigan Census Records Research Guide

Missaukee County, MI Courthouse and Government Records

Missaukee County Courthouse

What genealogical records can I find in the Missaukee County Courthouse?
Researchers frequently overlook the great importance of Missaukee County court, probate, and land records data as a useful resource of ancestry and genealogy information. Buried away in Michigan courthouses and archives everywhere are the ambitions and frustrations of countless Michigan residents.

The possibilities are excellent that your forefathers have left a comprehensive document of at least a number of facets of their lives in the Missaukee County court records. Even if your forebears is not referred to in a Court case, contemplate all of the other procedures that could have lead to him or her to appear in court records. See Also Michigan Corthouse Records Research Guide.

Missaukee County, MI Societies and Family History Resources

What genealogical and historical societies, archives, museums, associations and libraries are available for Missaukee County, MI?
A list of Missaukee County Historical  and Genealogical Societies, Libraries, Archives. See also list of Statewide Michigan Archives, Historical & Genealogical Societies.

Where can I connect with other Missaukee County, MI Researchers through message boards and forums?

What other genealogical resources are available in Missaukee County, MI?
The following are web links to Genealogy, Records and Resources pertaining to Missaukee County. Most of these genealogy links fall into 3 categories: Commercial Sites, Private Sites or Organization Sites. Some have free access some have to have a fee. This is just a list that has been compiled or submitted. I do not endorse or promote one genealogy site above another.

Missaukee Co. MI Books, Newspapers & Publications

Missaukee Co. MI Cemeteries & Church Records

Missaukee Co. MI Family Websites, Pictures & Histories

Missaukee Co. MI General and History Websites

Missaukee Co. MI Immigration & Naturalization

Missaukee Co. MI Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers

Missaukee Co. MI Military Records