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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
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*[[Huron_County,_Michigan|Huron]]
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*[[Lapeer_County,_Michigan|Lapeer]]
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*[[St._Clair_County,_Michigan|St. Clair]]
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== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==

Revision as of 23:21, 10 January 2009

United States  > Michigan > Sanilac County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1822--Sanilac County was created 10 September 1822 from St. Clair County and unorganized territory.  It was attached to Oakland, St. Clair, and Lapeer Counties prior to organization 31 December 1849. County seat: Sandusky [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Census

1880 Census:Michigan = Sanilac County is missing about 1,600 people.

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).