Alcona County, Michigan

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*[http://alcona.migenweb.net/ The Alcona County MIGenWeb Project], an member of [[MIGenWeb|The MIGenWeb Project]], an affiliate of [[USGenWeb|The USGenWeb Project]].  
 
*[http://alcona.migenweb.net/ The Alcona County MIGenWeb Project], an member of [[MIGenWeb|The MIGenWeb Project]], an affiliate of [[USGenWeb|The USGenWeb Project]].  
 
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=199536&subject_disp=Michigan%2C+Alcona&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
 
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=199536&subject_disp=Michigan%2C+Alcona&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
 
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*[http://alcona.org/home/aspx/ Alcona County Genealogical Society]Free membership with registration. 1850, 1860, 1870, 1880, 1900, 1910 transcribed individualized census returns. Transcribed birth, death, & marriage Records Tables, Transcribed county newspaper articles, transcribed records from Mount Joy Cemetary. Discussion forum. Lists of members searching specific surnames.
*[http://alcona.org/home/aspx/ Alcona County Genealogical Society] [Offers free membership with registration. 1850, 1860, 1870, 1880, 1900, 1910 individualized census returns. Birth, Death, & Marriage Record Tables, County Newspaper Articles, Records from Mount Joy Cemetary. Discussion forum. Lists of members searching specific surnames]
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Revision as of 22:31, 3 March 2009

United States > Michigan > Alcona County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1840--Alcona County was created 1 April 1840 from Mackinac County and unorganized territory. It was formerly Neewago County, until the name was changed to Alcona County 8 March 1843. It was attached to Mackinac, Cheybogan, Iosco, and Alpena Counties prior to organization 12 March 1869.  County seat:  Harrisville [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

  • City: Harrisville
  • Village: Lincoln
  • Townships: Alcona . Caledonia . Curtis . Greenbush . Gustin . Harrisville . Hawes . Haynes . Mikado . Millen . Mitchell
  • Communities: Alcona . Alvin . Backus Beach . Barton City . Black River . Curran . Curtsville . Glennie . Greenbush . Hubbard Lake . Killmaster . Larson Beach . Lost Lake Woods . Mikado . Springport . Spruce

Neighboring Counties

Alpena | Iosco | Montmorency | Ogemaw | Oscoda |

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation


Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

  • Alcona County Genealogical Society Free membership with registration. 1850, 1860, 1870, 1880, 1900, 1910 transcribed individualized census returns. Transcribed birth, death, & marriage Records Tables, Transcribed county newspaper articles, transcribed records from Mount Joy Cemetary. Discussion forum. Lists of members searching specific surnames.

Web Sites

References

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