Montcalm County, Michigan Genealogy

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
[http://www.montcalm.org/ Montcalm County Courthouse]<br>211 W Main St.<br>P. O. Box 368<br>Stanton, MI 48888<br>Phone: (989) 831-7339<br><br>County Clerk has birth and death records from 1867, <br>marriage records from 1858, divorce and court records from 1865. <br> Probate court has probate records.<br> Register of Deeds has land records. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Montcalm County, Michigan page 348, {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
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[http://www.montcalm.org/ Montcalm County Courthouse]<br>211 W Main St.<br>P. O. Box 368<br>Stanton, MI 48888<br>Phone: (989) 831-7339<br><br>County Clerk has birth and death records from 1867, <br>marriage records from 1858, divorce and court records from 1865. <br> Probate court has probate records.<br> Register of Deeds has land records. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Montcalm County, Michigan page 348, {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==

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County Courthouse

Montcalm County Courthouse
211 W Main St.
P. O. Box 368
Stanton, MI 48888
Phone: (989) 831-7339

County Clerk has birth and death records from 1867,
marriage records from 1858, divorce and court records from 1865.
Probate court has probate records.
Register of Deeds has land records. [1]

History

Parent County

1831--Montcalm County was created 2 March 1831 from Mackinac County. It was attached to Ionia County prior to organization 20 March 1850. County seat: Stanton [2]

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

Family History Centers

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. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Montcalm County, Michigan page 348, At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).