Otsego County, Michigan Genealogy

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*[[Charlevoix_County,_Michigan|Charlevoix]]
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*[[Cheboygan_County,_Michigan|Cheboygan]]
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*[[Crawford_County,_Michigan|Crawford]]
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*[[Kalkaska_County,_Michigan|Kalkaska]]
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Revision as of 19:14, 10 January 2009

 United States  > Michigan > Otsego County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1840--Otsego County was created 1 April 1840 from Mackinac County. Formerly Okkuddo County, until name changed to Otsego 8 March 1843. It was attached to Alpena, Mackinac, Cheboygan, and Antrim Counties prior to organization 12 March 1875.
County seat: Gaylord [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

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).