Genesee County, Michigan Genealogy

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'''1835--'''Genesee County was created 28 March 1835&nbsp;from [[Lapeer_County,_Michigan|Lapeer]], [[Saginaw_County,_Michigan|Saginaw]] and [[Shiawassee_County,_Michigan|Shiawassee]] Counties. '''County seat:''' Flint <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1835--'''Genesee County was created 28 March 1835&nbsp;from [[Lapeer County, Michigan|Lapeer]], [[Saginaw County, Michigan|Saginaw]] and [[Shiawassee County, Michigan|Shiawassee]] Counties. '''County seat:''' Flint <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Lapeer_County,_Michigan|Lapeer]]
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*[[Lapeer County, Michigan|Lapeer]]  
*[[Livingston_County,_Michigan|Livingston]]
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*[[Livingston County, Michigan|Livingston]]  
*[[Oakland_County,_Michigan|Oakland]]
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*[[Oakland County, Michigan|Oakland]]  
*[[Saginaw_County,_Michigan|Saginaw]]
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*[[Saginaw County, Michigan|Saginaw]]  
*[[Shiawassee_County,_Michigan|Shiawassee]]
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*[[Shiawassee County, Michigan|Shiawassee]]  
*[[Tuscola_County,_Michigan|Tuscola]]
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*[[Tuscola County, Michigan|Tuscola]]
  
 
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*Birth Records Table [http://alcona.org/home/aspx/ Alcona County Genealogical Society]Free membership with registration.  
 
*Birth Records Table [http://alcona.org/home/aspx/ Alcona County Genealogical Society]Free membership with registration.  
 
*Marriage Records Table [http://alcona.org/home/aspx/ Alcona County Genealogical Society]Free membership with registration.  
 
*Marriage Records Table [http://alcona.org/home/aspx/ Alcona County Genealogical Society]Free membership with registration.  

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 United States  > Michigan > Genesee County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

Genessee County is located northwest of the Detroit area and is north of Livingston County and Oakland County. It has a number of communities, including Grand Blanc, and the county seat is Flint.

Parent County

1835--Genesee County was created 28 March 1835 from Lapeer, Saginaw and Shiawassee Counties. County seat: Flint [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Flint

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

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

  • USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
  • Family History Library Catalog

References

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


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