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201 Townsend Street, Capitol View Building, 3rd Floor

Lansing, MI 48913
Phone: (517) 335-8666

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Birth, marriage and death records after 1867 are on file at the Michigan Dept. of Health above.  Many of these are also on file at the county level with the county clerk of each respective county.

Copies of most records before 1867 may be obtained from the County Clerk in the county where the event occurred.

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Historical & Genealogy Societies in Michigan:

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Fred Hart Williams Genealogical Society

African American Family Research

French Canadian Heritage Society of Michigan

Irish Genealogy Society of Michigan

Jewish Genealogy Society in Michigan

Michigan Genealogy Council

Northeast Michigan Genealogy Society

Polish Genealogy Society of Michigan

Western Michigan Genealogy Society

County Genealogy Societies in Michigan

Berrien County Genealogy Society

Branch County Genealogy Society

Calhoun County Genealogy Society

Charlevoix County Genealogy Society

Cheboygan County Genealogy Society

Chippewa County Genealogy Society

Delta County Genealogy Society

Eaton County Genealogy Society

Gratiot County Historical and Genealogical Society

Hillsdale County Genealogical Society

Houghton-Keweenaw County Genealogy Society

Ionia County Genealogy Society

Isabella County - Genealogical Society of Isabella County

Jackson County Genealogy Society

Livingston County Genealogy Society

Macomb County Genealogy Group

Marquette County Genealogy Society

Mecosta County Genealogy Society

Newaygo County Genealogy and Historical Society

Oakland County Genealogy Society

Roscommon County Genealogical Society

2597 S. Gladwin Road

Prudenville, MI 48651

Sanilac County Genealogical Society

Shiawassee County Genealogy Society

St. Clair County Family History Group

Washtenaw County Genealogy Society

County Historical Societies in Michigan

Berrien County Historical Association

Chippewa County Historical Society

Clare County Historical Society

Genesee County Historical Society

Gladwin County Historical Society

Gratiot County Historical and Genealogical Society

Hillsdale County Historical Society

Huron County Historical Society

Manistee County Historical Society

Newaygo County Genealogy and Historical Society

Oakland County Pioneer &  Historical Society

Shiawassee County Historical Society

Van Buren County Genealogical Society

Michigan Genealogy Societies

Dearborn Genealogy Society

Detroit Genealogical Society

Downriver Genealogy Society

Farmington Genealogical Society
Farmington Community Library
23500 Liberty St.
Farmington, MI 48335

Flint Genealogy Society

Flushing Area Historical Society

Gogebic Range Genealogy Society

Grand Traverse Area Genealogy Society

P.O. Box 2015
Traverse City 49685

Grandville Historical Commission

Green Oak Township Historical Society

Harrison Area Genealogy Society

PO Box 796

Harrison, MI 48625

Meetings are held in the Harrison Community Library at 102 N. Second Street in Harrison.

Huron Shore Genealogy Society

Kalamazoo Valley Genealogy Soc.

Luce-Mackinac Genealogy Society

Midland Genealogy Society

North Oakland Genealogical Society

Northville Genealogy Society

Ogemaw Genealogy and Historical Society

Richmond Area Historical and Genealogical Society

Saginaw Genealogy Society

Stockbridge Area Genealogy and Historical Society

Michigan Historical Societies

Bad Axe Historical Society

Caledonia Historical Society

Clarksville-Campbell Historical Society

Elk Rapids Historical Society

Elkton Historical Society

Elsie Historical Society

C/O Elizabeth Hess

Box 125

Elsie, MI 48831

Hubbardston Area Historical Society

Historical Society of Caseville

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Leelanau Historical Society

Mancelona Historical Society

Milford Historical Society, The

Montrose Area Historical Society

Ogemaw Genealogy and Historical Society

Pickford Area Historical Society

Pigeon Historical Society

Plymouth Historical Society

Pointe aux Barques Lighthouse Society

Port Austin Area Historical Society

Richmond Area Historical and Genealogical Society

Sebewaing Area Historical Society

St. Louis Area Historical Society

Stockbridge Area Genealogy and Historical Society

Sunfield Historical Society

Tecumseh Area Historical Society

Ubly Area Historical Society


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