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Dickinson County Michigan History and Genealogy

 

Dickinson County, Michigan

Michigan's youngest county, formed in 1891 from parts of Marquette, Menominee, and Iron counties. It was named for Don M. Dickinson (D), U.S. Postmaster General under President Grover Cleveland

My name is Mark Seeberg and as your Dickinson County, MI. host I try to post as much data online as possible in order to make it freely available to all. We& gratefully accept contributions of raw data such as census information, marriage/birth/death records, obituaries, county histories, biographies, old newspaper items - anything that would help someone build their family tree!!

This website is dedicated to bring "Free info - not Links" to researchers. View what data we have online, BOOKMARK us and check back often--this site is constantly being updated

Feel free to email me @ MSeeberg84@aol.com
with your contributions - every little bit helps.

Any data we come across will be added to this site.
We regret that we are unable to perform any personal research for you.

 TOWNSHIPS AND COMMUNITIES
Historic locale, Hylas
Breitung Township-- 
  Granite Bluff , Merriman, Quinnesec
Felch Township -- Felch,  Metropolitan, Theodore

Iron Mountain

Kingsford

Norway

Norway Township  -- Vulcan

Sagola Township -- Channing, Floodwood, Randville, Sagola

Waucedah -- Loretto, Waucedah

West Branch -- Ralph
Area of interest - Alfred

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Historic Photographs From Dickinson County Library

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DICKINSON COUNTY IN THE NEWS


 

BOOKS AND PAMPHLETS


PICTURES AND POSTCARDS

--Contributed by Paul Petosky, 

POSTMARKS OF THE PAST

For More History of the Menominee Iron Range, Visit my FLORENCE COUNTY site

 

 

SUBJECTS of INTEREST

Biographies  

Births

Business & Mfg.

Cemeteries

Churches

Deaths

Marriages

Military

Obituaries

Schools

Surnames

 

 
UPDATES
 

PICTURES AND POSTCARDS --Contributed by Paul Petosky

Dickinson County Death Index 1897 - 1918

Father Borkowski and the Parishioners of St. Barbara's Catholic Church, 1938 - 1939 --various sources

THE UPPER PENINSULA OF MICHIGAN --An Inventory of Historic Engineering and Industrial Sites --Historic American Engineering Record Office of Archeology and Historic Preservation Heritage Conservation and Recreation Service U.S. Department of the Interior 1978

The Pasty Page
 
Dickinson County Korean War Casualties
 

A History of Iron Mountain, Read by the authors at a meeting of the Woman's Club--February 20, 1914

BUNN & SIMMONS' IRON MOUNTAIN CITY DIRECTORY 1892-94--MENOMINEE, MICH., SOULTS & O'DONNELL, PRINTERS.

LIQUOR TAXES-- COUNTY TREASURER'S OFFICE, Dickinson County, Mich., Dec. 6, 1915 ----Ironwood News Record, Saturday, December 19, 1915, Ironwood, Michigan

MICHIGAN'S HORORS--AWFUL TALES OF OUTRAGE IN LUMBER AND MINING CAMPS--GIRLS SOLD INTO SLAVERY ----New York Herald, New York, NY., January 30, 1887
 
Ford and Iron Mountain, 1920, News --various sources
 
Oscar G. Johnson, Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient
 
 
For anyone interested, historian and regular site contributor Paul Petosky has recently had a book published.  Michigan's Views of Munising & Grand Island can be purchased through America Star Books.
To order call: (240) 285-9638. The price is $27.95 + $2.99 shipping. Bulk rates are available.
It will as well be available in the area soon in local area outlets.   
(This is neither a solicitation nor an advertisement, as this site is strictly not-for-profit and the host will make no profit from posting this nor from the sale of this item.  This is simply a recommendation)
 
 
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SURROUNDING COUNTIES
 
Marquette
Menominee
Florence WI
Marinette WI
Iron
  
 
 

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