Barry County, Michigan Genealogy

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County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1829--Barry County was created 29 October 1829 from unorganized territory. It was attached to St. Joseph and Kalamazoo Counties prior to organization 15 March 1839. County seat: Hastings [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

  • City: Hastings
  • Villages: Freeport . Middleville . Nashville . Woodland
  • Townships: Assyria . Baltimore . Barry . Carlton . Castleton . Hastings . Hope . Irving . Johnstown . Maple Grove . Orangeville . Prairieville . Rutland Charter . Thornapple . Woodland . Yankee Springs
  • Communities: Assyria . Banfield . Cloverdale . Coats Grove . Delton . Dowling . Hickory Corners . Lacey . Maple Grove . Prairieville . Quimby . Schultz

Neighboring Counties

Allegan | Calhoun | Eaton | Ionia | Kalamazoo | Kent

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

References

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