Grand Traverse County, Michigan Genealogy

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1851--'''Grand Traverse County was created 7 April 1851&nbsp;from Omeena County. '''County seat:''' Traverse City <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1851--'''Grand Traverse County was created 7 April 1851&nbsp;from Omeena County. '''County seat:''' Traverse City <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
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==== Record Loss  ====
 
==== Record Loss  ====
  
== Places/Localities ==
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== Places/Localities ==
  
==== Populated Places ====
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==== Populated Places ====
  
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Antrim_County,_Michigan|Antrim]]
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*[[Antrim County, Michigan|Antrim]]  
*[[Benzie_County,_Michigan|Benzie]]
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*[[Benzie County, Michigan|Benzie]]  
*[[Kalkaska_County,_Michigan|Kalkaska]]
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*[[Kalkaska County, Michigan|Kalkaska]]  
*[[Leelanau_County,_Michigan|Leelanau]]
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*[[Leelanau County, Michigan|Leelanau]]  
*[[Manistee_County,_Michigan|Manistee]]
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*[[Manistee County, Michigan|Manistee]]  
*[[Missaukee_County,_Michigan|Missaukee]]
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*[[Missaukee County, Michigan|Missaukee]]  
*[[Wexford_County,_Michigan|Wexford]]
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*[[Wexford County, Michigan|Wexford]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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*'''Michigan Death Registrations, 1867-1897'''--&nbsp;Free name indexes and images&nbsp;at&nbsp;[http://pilot.familysearch.org/recordsearch/start.html#p=collectionDetails;t=searchable;c=1452402 FamilySearch Record Search]. &nbsp;&nbsp;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.
 
*'''Michigan Death Registrations, 1867-1897'''--&nbsp;Free name indexes and images&nbsp;at&nbsp;[http://pilot.familysearch.org/recordsearch/start.html#p=collectionDetails;t=searchable;c=1452402 FamilySearch Record Search]. &nbsp;&nbsp;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 ==
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== Societies and Libraries ==
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
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== References  ==
 
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Revision as of 20:21, 26 August 2010

 United States  > Michigan > Grand Traverse County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1851--Grand Traverse County was created 7 April 1851 from Omeena County. County seat: Traverse City [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

  • Michigan Birth Registrations, 1867-1902 -- Free name indexes and images at FamilySearch Record Search. 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 Record Search.  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 Record Search.   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).