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Dickinson County, Michigan
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Dickinson County, Michigan Facts

When was Dickinson County, MI Created?
Dickinson County was created on May 21, 1891 from Iron CountyMarquette County and Menominee County.

What is the County Seat of Dickinson County, MI?
The County Seat is located in Iron Mountain also, the county government website is

What counties are adjacent to Dickinson County, MI?
Bordering Counties are Marquette CountyMenominee County Marinette County, Wisconsin, Florence County, Wisconsin, Iron County.

Dickinson County, MI Census Records

What Dickinson County, MI census records are available?
There are many types of census records for Dickinson County guide you in researching your family tree. Federal Population Schedules are available for 19001910192019301940.

One can find free online and printable census forms to help you with your research. See Also Michigan Census Records Research Guide

Dickinson County, MI Courthouse and Government Records

Dickinson County Courthouse

What genealogical records can I find in the Dickinson County Courthouse?
Researchers frequently overlook the great importance of Dickinson County court, probate, and land records data as a useful resource of ancestry and genealogy information. Buried away in Michigan courthouses and archives everywhere are the ambitions and frustrations of countless Michigan residents.

The possibilities are excellent that your forefathers have left a comprehensive document of at least a number of facets of their lives in the Dickinson County court records. Even if your forebears is not referred to in a Court case, contemplate all of the other procedures that could have lead to him or her to appear in court records. See Also Michigan Corthouse Records Research Guide.

Dickinson County, MI Societies and Family History Resources

What genealogical and historical societies, archives, museums, associations and libraries are available for Dickinson County, MI?
A list of Dickinson County Historical  and Genealogical Societies, Libraries, Archives. See also list of Statewide Michigan Archives, Historical & Genealogical Societies.

Where can I connect with other Dickinson County, MI Researchers through message boards and forums?

What other genealogical resources are available in Dickinson County, MI?
The following are web links to Genealogy, Records and Resources pertaining to Dickinson 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.

Dickinson Co. MI Books, Newspapers & Publications

Dickinson Co. MI Cemeteries & Church Records

Dickinson Co. MI Family Websites, Pictures & Histories

Dickinson Co. MI General and History Websites

Dickinson Co. MI Immigration & Naturalization

Dickinson Co. MI Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers

Dickinson Co. MI Military Records