Dickinson County, Michigan Genealogy

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County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1891--Dickinson County was created 21 May 1891 from Marquette, Menominee and Iron Counties. County seat: Iron Mountain [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

  • Cities: Iron Mountain . Kingsford . Norway
  • Villages: none
  • Townships: Breen, Breitung . Felch . Norway . Sagola . Waucedah . West Branch
  • Communities: Alfred . Antoine . Channing . East Kingsford . Felch . Felch Mountain . Floodwood . Foster City . Granite Bluff . Hardwood . Hylas . Loretto . Merriman . Metropolitan . Quinnesec . Ralph . Randville . Sagola . Skidmore . Spruce . Theodore . Turner . Vulcan . Waucedah

Neighboring Counties

Iron | Marquette | Menominee | Florence County, Wisconsin | Marinette County, Wisconsin

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

  • Dickinson County Genealogical Society
    c/o Dickinson County Library
    401 Iron Mountain Street
    Iron Mountain, MI 48901-3435 Dickinson County Census Records 1790 to 1930; Disbean online marriage index; GENDIS and Social Security Death indexes.
  • Menominee Range Historical Foundation
    300 E. Ludington Street
    Iron Mountain, MI 49801
    SEASONAL PHONE: (906) 774-4276 - Call for hours of Operation and Admission Information. Holdings include biographical card file, photos, Hazel Dault’s extensive genealogy collection; original Iron Mountain Press/Iron Mountain News/Daily News 1897-1905, 1918- 1980; Norway Current 1887-1954; Polk City Directory, 1902-1903, 1913, 1963-2001 [not inclusive]; Civil War records; Sagola Township Meeting Minutes; Foster City articles; CCC [Civilian Conservation Corps] records; Health Records; Marriage Records 1914-1950 by Dickinson County Justice of the Peace.

Web Sites

References

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