Cass County, Michigan Genealogy

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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==== Record Loss  ====
 
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== Places/Localities ==
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==== Populated Places  ====
 
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Berrien_County,_Michigan|Berrien]]
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*[[Berrien County, Michigan|Berrien]]  
*[[Elkhart_County,_Indiana|Elkhart County, Indiana]]
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*[[Elkhart County, Indiana|Elkhart County, Indiana]]  
*[[Kalamazoo_County,_Michigan|Kalamazoo]]
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*[[Kalamazoo County, Michigan|Kalamazoo]]  
*[[St._Joseph_County,_Indiana|St. Joseph County, Indiana]]
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*[[St. Joseph County, Indiana|St. Joseph County, Indiana]]  
*[[St._Joseph_County,_Michigan|St. Joseph]]
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*[[St. Joseph County, Michigan|St. Joseph]]  
*[[Van_Buren_County,_Michigan|Van Buren]]
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*[[Van Buren County, Michigan|Van Buren]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
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==== Obituaries  ====
  
[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~mivanbur/SWMIObitIndex/SWMIObit.htm Southwest Michigan Obituary Index] from the earliest date to 2000.
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[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~mivanbur/SWMIObitIndex/SWMIObit.htm Southwest Michigan Obituary Index] from the earliest date to 2000.  
  
 
==== Probate  ====
 
==== Probate  ====

Revision as of 01:30, 26 August 2010

United States > Michigan > Cass County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1829--Cass County was created 29 October 1829 from unorganized territory.
County seat: Cassopolis [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Obituaries

Southwest Michigan Obituary Index from the earliest date to 2000.

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

  • Michigan Birth Registrations, 1867-1902 -- Free name indexes and images at FamilySearch - Pilot. Records include such information as name of child, birthdate and place, if still-born, illegitimate or twin, gender, race and record number.
  • Michigan Marriage Registrations, 1868-1925 -- Free name indexes at FamilySearch - Pilot.  Records include such information as names of bride and groom, date of license, ages, race, residences, birthplaces, occupations and names of the fathers of the bride and groom.
  • Michigan Death Registrations, 1867-1897 -- Free name indexes and images at FamilySearch - Pilot.   Records include such information as name of deceased, date and place of death, gender, color, marital status, age in years, months and days, disease or apparent cause of death, birthplace, names and occupations of parents, and the date the record was made.

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

References

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