OTHER GENEALOGY RESOURCES
Schoolcraft County, Michigan
Genealogy, History & Facts
County Vital Records ∣ County Census Records ∣ County Courthouse and Government Records ∣
County Societies, Family History Resources and County Genealogy Links
Schoolcraft County, Michigan Facts
When was Schoolcraft County, MI Created?
Schoolcraft County was created on March 9, 1843 from Chippwewa County and Mackinac County.
What is the County Seat of Schoolcraft County, MI?
The County Seat is located in Manistique also, the county government website is www.schoolcraftcounty.net/.
What counties are adjacent to Schoolcraft County, MI?
Bordering Counties are Luce County, Mackinac County, Delta County, Alger County.
Schoolcraft County, MI Vital Records
Where can find Schoolcraft County Birth, marriage, Divorce and Death Records?
Schoolcraft 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 Schoolcraft 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.
- U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007
- Social Security Death Index
- USGenweb Archives Michigan Marriage Project
- Michigan Births and Christenings, 1775-1995
- Michigan Births and Christenings Index, 1867-1911
- Michigan Births, 1867-1902
- Michigan Marriages, 1868-1925
- Michigan Marriage Records, 1867-1952
- Michigan, County Marriages, 1820-1935
- Michigan Marriages to 1850
- Michigan Marriages, 1822-1995
- Michigan Marriages, 1851-1875
- Michigan Divorce Records, 1897-1952
- Michigan Deaths and Burials Index, 1867-1995
- Michigan Deaths and Burials 1800-1995
- Michigan Deaths, 1971-1996
- Michigan Death Records, 1897-1920
- Michigan Death Certificates, 1921-1952
- Michigan Death Index, 1971-1996
- Michigan Deaths, 1867-1897
Schoolcraft County, MI Census Records
What Schoolcraft County, MI census records are available?
There are many types of census records for Schoolcraft County guide you in researching your family tree. Federal Population Schedules are available for 1850, 1860, 1870, 1880 (free index), 1890 (fragment), 1900, 1910, 1920, 1930, 1940.
Schoolcraft Co. Mortality Schedules can be found for 1850, 1860, 1870 and 1880. Schoolcraft Co. Industry and Agriculture can be obtained for 1850, 1860, 1870 and 1880. Schoolcraft 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
Schoolcraft County, MI Courthouse and Government Records
What genealogical records can I find in the Schoolcraft County Courthouse?
Researchers frequently overlook the great importance of Schoolcraft 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 Schoolcraft 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.
- Schoolcraft County Courthouse (all departments listed below are located here unless otherwise noted)
- Address: 300 Walnut Street, Manistique, MI 49854
- Schoolcraft County Clerk
- Phone: 906-341-3618
- Births & Deaths: 1870
- Marriage Records: 1870
- Schoolcraft County Register of Deeds
- Phone: ? (906) 341-3618
- Land Records: 1871
- Schoolcraft County Clerk of the Probate Court
- Phone: (906) 341-3641
- Probate Records: 1874
- Schoolcraft County Clerk of the Circuit Court
- Phone: (906) 341-3655
- Court Records: 1881
- Michigan Land Records
- Michigan Probate Records 1797-1973
- BLM Land Records
Schoolcraft County, MI Societies and Family History Resources
What genealogical and historical societies, archives, museums, associations and libraries are available for Schoolcraft County, MI?
A list of Schoolcraft County Historical and Genealogical Societies, Libraries, Archives. See also list of Statewide Michigan Archives, Historical & Genealogical Societies.
- Log Cabin Genealogical Society, 103 N. Third St., Manistique 49854-1018
- State Archives of Michigan, 702 W Kalamazoo Str, P.O. Box 30738, Lansing, MI 48909-8238; (517) 373-1408
- Library of Michigan, 702 W. Kalamazoo St, Lansing, MI 48909
- Historical Society of Michigan, 1305 Abbott Rd., East Lansing, MI 48823; (517) 324-1828
Where can I connect with other Schoolcraft County, MI Researchers through message boards and forums?
- Michigan Genealogy Network Community (plus.google.com)
- State of Michigan Genealogy Network (facebook.com)
- Schoolcraft County Michigan Message Boards (boards.ancestry.com) read and post messages about your ancestors in Schoolcraft County
- Schoolcraft County, Michigan Genealogy Forum (genforum.genealogy.com)
What other genealogical resources are available in Schoolcraft County, MI?
The following are web links to Genealogy, Records and Resources pertaining to Schoolcraft 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.
Schoolcraft Co. MI Books, Newspapers & Publications
- Michigan Newspapers Books & Publications Research Guide
- Michigan historical newspaper archives online (newspapers.com)
- Historical Newspapers from Michigan (1837 – 1995) (genealogybank.com)
- Schoolcraft County Michigan Books (amazon.com)
- Schoolcraft County Michgan Genealogy Books (books.google.com)
- Search Michigan Obituaries (1985 to current) (genealogybank.com)
Schoolcraft Co. MI Cemeteries & Church Records
- Michigan Cemetery Research Guide
- Schoolcraft Co. Michigan Graves (findagrave.com)
- Schoolcraft County Tombstone Transcription Project (usgwtombstones.org)
- Web: Michigan Find A Grave Index 1805-2011 (search.ancestry.com)
- Schoolcraft Co. Michigan Cemeteries (Internment.net)
- Topographic Cemetery List and Map for Schoolcraft County Michigan
- Schoolcraft Co. Michigan Cemetery Books (amazon.com)
- Michigan Church & Bible Research Guide
- Topographic Church List and Map for Schoolcraft County Michigan
- Bible records Michigan (search.ancestry.com)
- Michigan Christenings 1775-1995 (familysearch.org)
- Schoolcraft County Michigan Church Books (amazon.com)
Schoolcraft Co. MI Family Websites, Pictures & Histories
- Create a Free Family Tree (ancestry.com)
- Michigan Family Group Sheet Project (fgs-project.com)
- Nichols and Related Families (nicholsgenealogy.com)
Schoolcraft Co. MI General and History Websites
- Schoolcraft County Michigan Wikipedia (wikipedia.org)
- Schoolcraft County Michigan Wiki (familysearch.org)
- Schoolcraft Co. MI Genealogy (kindredtrails.com)
- Family History Library (familysearch.org)
- Schoolcraft County Michigan (linkpendium.com) Family History & Genealogy, Census, Birth, Marriage, Death Vital Records & More
- Cyndi’s List – United States – Michigan – Counties – Schoolcraft (cyndislist.com)
- Schoolcraft County Michigan (genealogytrails.com)
- Schoolcraft Co. MIGenweb (migenweb.net)
- Schoolcraft County Genealogy Queries (cousinconnect.com)
- Schoolcraft Co. Data Collections (search.ancestry.com)
Schoolcraft Co. MI Immigration & Naturalization
- See Also Statewide Immigration and Naturalization Links for Michigan
- Michigan Eastern District Naturalizations (search.ancestry.com)
Schoolcraft Co. MI Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers
- See Also Map of Michigan Links and Information
- Schoolcraft Co. D.O.T. Base Maps (roads.michigan.gov)
- 1895 Schoolcraft County Map (livgenmi.com)
Schoolcraft Co. MI Military Records
- Michigan Military Records Research Guide
- Michigan Military Records (fold3.com) provides you with access to military records, stories, photos, and personal documents belonging to the Michigan both males and females that served. Just the thing for Schoolcraft County genealogists, researchers, historians plus much more.
- Michigan Military Records 1775-1836 (search.ancestry.com)