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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
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*[[Allegan_County,_Michigan|Allegan]]
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*[[Barry_County,_Michigan|Barry]]
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*[[Ionia_County,_Michigan|Ionia]]
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*[[Montcalm_County,_Michigan|Montcalm]]
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*[[Muskegon_County,_Michigan|Muskegon]]
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*[[Newaygo_County,_Michigan|Newaygo]]
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*[[Ottawa_County,_Michigan|Ottawa]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==

Revision as of 00:21, 10 January 2009

 United States  > Michigan > Kent County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1831--Kent County was created 2 March 1831 from Mackinac County and unorganized territory. It was organized  4 April 1836. County seat: Grand Rapids [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Grand Rapids

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).