Alger County, Michigan

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==== Parent County  ====
 
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'''1885-'''Alger County was created from Schoolcraft.&nbsp; The County Seat is Munising.<sup>1</sup>
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'''1885--'''Alger County was created from Schoolcraft.&nbsp; '''County seat:&nbsp;''' Munising <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
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====Populated Places====
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
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Available at [http://www.uproc.lib.mi.us/mspl '''Munising School Public Library''']<br>
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Available at [http://www.uproc.lib.mi.us/mspl '''Munising School Public Library''']<br> 810 State Hwy. M-28 West, Ste. A<br>Munising, MI 49862  
810 State Hwy. M-28 West, Ste. A<br>Munising, MI 49862  
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*Munising News 1896-current  
 
*Munising News 1896-current  
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==== Schools  ====
 
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[http://www.uproc.lib.mi.us/mspl '''Munising School Public Library''']<br>
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[http://www.uproc.lib.mi.us/mspl '''Munising School Public Library''']<br> 810 State Hwy. M-28 West, Ste. A<br>Munising, MI 49862  
810 State Hwy. M-28 West, Ste. A<br>Munising, MI 49862  
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*Munising High School Yearbooks &amp; Senior Photos
 
*Munising High School Yearbooks &amp; Senior Photos
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This website provides online searchable databases for Alger County cemetery, census, and marriage records.  
 
This website provides online searchable databases for Alger County cemetery, census, and marriage records.  
  
[http://historicalsociety.grandmaraismichigan.com/ '''Grand Marais Historical Society''']<br> P.O. Box 179 <br>Grand Marais, MI 49839
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[http://historicalsociety.grandmaraismichigan.com/ '''Grand Marais Historical Society''']<br> P.O. Box 179 <br>Grand Marais, MI 49839  
  
== Web Sites<br> ==
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== Web Sites<br> ==
  
 
*[http://alger.migenweb.net/ The Alger County MIGenWeb Project], an member of [[MIGenWeb|The MIGenWeb Project]], an affiliate of [[USGenWeb|The USGenWeb Project]].  
 
*[http://alger.migenweb.net/ The Alger County MIGenWeb Project], an member of [[MIGenWeb|The MIGenWeb Project]], an affiliate of [[USGenWeb|The USGenWeb Project]].  
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== References  ==
 
== References  ==
  
1. ''"The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America", ''10th ed. (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002).
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[[Category:Alger_County,_Michigan]]
 
[[Category:Alger_County,_Michigan]]

Revision as of 14:29, 10 October 2008

United States > Michigan > Alger County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1885--Alger County was created from Schoolcraft.  County seat:  Munising [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

Available at Munising School Public Library 810 State Hwy. M-28 West, Ste. A
Munising, MI 49862 *United States Census: Schoolcraft County 1850-1910 *Alger County 1900-1920; Territory 1820-1840 *Michigan Indian Census: *Bay Mills [Chippewa] Great Lakes 1935-1937 *Great Lakes [Chippewa & Potawatomi] 1938-1940

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Available at Munising School Public Library
810 State Hwy. M-28 West, Ste. A
Munising, MI 49862

  • Munising News 1896-current
  • Munising Republican, 1892-1902
  • Cloverland Farmer 1915-1923
  • Sunday Morning Star, 1890-1891
  • Weekly Tribune, June-Dec 1893
  • Manistique Courier 1896-1899
  • Schoolcraft County Pioneer, 1880-1896
  • Semi-Weekly Pioneer, 1886-1888
  • Manistique Tri-Weekly Pioneer, 1888-1892
  • Tri-Weekly Pioneer 1892-1894
  • Semi-weekly Pioneer, 1894-1895
  • Manistique Tribune 1896-1899
  • Grand Marais Pilot and Pictured Rocks Review 1971-1974
  • Alger County Republican 1888-1903
  • Alger County Independent, 1938-1940
  • Wrights Weekly, 1924-1928
  • Lake Superior Breeze, 1906-1907
  • Lake Superior Pilot, 1901
  • Grand Marais Gazette, 1994-2004
  • Grand Marais Herald, 1895-1910

Probate

Schools

Munising School Public Library
810 State Hwy. M-28 West, Ste. A
Munising, MI 49862

  • Munising High School Yearbooks & Senior Photos

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Alger County Historical Society
P.O. Box 201
Munising, MI 49862

This website provides online searchable databases for Alger County cemetery, census, and marriage records.

Grand Marais Historical Society
P.O. Box 179
Grand Marais, MI 49839

Web Sites

References

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