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Montmorency County, Michigan
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Montmorency County, Michigan Facts

When was Montmorency County, MI Created?
Montmorency County was created on April 1, 1840 from Mackinac County and unorganized territory (originally named Cheonoquet County until March 8, 1843).

What is the County Seat of Montmorency County, MI?
The County Seat is located in Atlanta also, the county government website is

What counties are adjacent to Montmorency County, MI?
Bordering Counties are Presque Isle CountyAlpena CountyOscoda CountyOtsego CountyCheboygan County.

Montmorency County, MI Census Records

What Montmorency County, MI census records are available?
There are many types of census records for Montmorency County guide you in researching your family tree. Federal Population Schedules are available for 18401850186018701880 (free index)1890 (fragment)19001910192019301940.

Montmorency Co. Mortality Schedules can be found for 1850, 1860, 1870 and 1880. Montmorency Co. Industry and Agriculture can be obtained for 1850, 1860, 1870 and 1880. Montmorency 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

Montmorency County, MI Courthouse and Government Records

Montmorency County Courthouse

What genealogical records can I find in the Montmorency County Courthouse?
Researchers frequently overlook the great importance of Montmorency 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 Montmorency 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.

Montmorency County, MI Societies and Family History Resources

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

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

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

Montmorency Co. MI Books, Newspapers & Publications

Montmorency Co. MI Cemeteries & Church Records

Montmorency Co. MI Family Websites, Pictures & Histories

Montmorency Co. MI General and History Websites

Montmorency Co. MI Immigration & Naturalization

Montmorency Co. MI Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers

Montmorency Co. MI Military Records