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When was St. Joseph County, MI Created?
St. Joseph County was created on October 29, 1829 from unorganized territory . This county was named for the St. Joseph River, which gains much of its volume within the county .
What counties are adjacent to St. Joseph County, MI?
Bordering Counties are Kalamazoo County (north), Branch County (east), Cass County (west) LaGrange County IN (south) Elkhart County IN (southwest).
What cities and towns are in St. Joseph County, MI?
Cities and towns located in the County include Sturgis, Three Rivers, Burr Oak, Centreville, Colon, Constantine, Mendon, White Pigeon.
What Townships are in St. Joseph County, MI?
Townships located in the County include Burr Oak, Colon, Constantine, Fabius, Fawn River, Florence, Flowerfield, Leonidas, Lockport, Mendon, Mottville, Nottawa, Park, Sherman, Sturgis, White Pigeon.
Where can find St. Joseph County Birth, marriage, Divorce and Death Records?
St. Joseph County vital records can be found at the Michigan Office of Vital Records has copies of birth, marriage, divorce and death records since 1867. There is a fee for each copy requested. Please refer to the information to the Statewide Vital Records in Michigan for current fees and application process.
You can search online for St. Joseph County Birth, Marriage, Divorce or Death Records. You can also Order Electronically Online or can download an application for Michigan Birth Certificate, Marriage Certificate, Divorce Certificate, Death Certificate Applications to mail.
What St. Joseph County, MI census records are available?
There are many types of census records for St. Joseph County guide you in researching your family tree. Federal Population Schedules are available for 1830, 1840, 1850, 1860, 1870, 1880 (free index), 1890 (fragment), 1900, 1910, 1920, 1930, 1940.
St. Joseph Co. Mortality Schedules can be found for 1850, 1860, 1870 and 1880. St. Joseph Co. Industry and Agriculture can be obtained for 1850, 1860, 1870 and 1880. St. Joseph Co. Union Veterans Schedules is available for 1890. One can find free online and printable census forms to help you with your research. See Also Michigan Census Records Research Guide
What genealogical records can I find in the St. Joseph County Courthouse?
The below facts shows exactly what death, marriage, birth, property, wills, and court records are typically in St. Joseph County. The years listed below are the first noted records with this county. See Also Michigan Corthouse Records Research Guide.
What genealogical and historical societies, archives, museums, associations and libraries are available for St. Joseph County, MI?
A list of St. Joseph County Historical and Genealogical Societies, Libraries, Archives. See also list of Statewide Michigan Archives, Historical & Genealogical Societies.
Where can I connect with other St. Joseph County, MI Researchers through message boards and forums?
What other genealogical resources are available in St. Joseph County, MI?
The following are web links to Genealogy, Records and Resources pertaining to St. Joseph County. Most of these genealogy links fall into 3 categories: Commercial Sites, Private Sites or Organization Sites. Some have free access some have to have a fee. This is just a list that has been compiled or submitted. I do not endorse or promote one genealogy site above another.