Charlevoix County, Michigan Genealogy

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== County Courthouse  ==
== County Courthouse  ==
[ Charlevoix County Courthouse]<br>203 Antrim Street<br>Charlevoix, MI 49720<br>Phone: 231-547-7200<br>Fax: 231-547-7217<br>Toll Free Number: 1-800-548-9157<br>Email address:<br>
== History  ==
== History  ==

Revision as of 17:58, 5 May 2011

United States > Michigan > Charlevoix County


County Courthouse

Charlevoix County Courthouse
203 Antrim Street
Charlevoix, MI 49720
Phone: 231-547-7200
Fax: 231-547-7217
Toll Free Number: 1-800-548-9157
Email address:


Parent County

1869--Charlevoix County was created 2 April 1869 from Emmet, Antrim and Otsego Counties.
County seat: Charlevoix [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss


Populated Places

  • Cities: Boyne City . Charlevoix . East Jordan
  • Village: Boyne Falls
  • Townships: Bay . Boyne Valley . Chandler . Charlevoix . Evangeline . Eveline . Hayes . Hudson . Marion . Melrose . Norwood . Peaine . South Arm . St. James . Wilson
  • Communities: Bay Shore . Norwood

Neighboring Counties

Antrim | Cheboygan | Emmet | Otsego






Local Histories






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


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