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Eaton County
Michigan Genealogy Trails Website

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County Information
The county was organized in 1837 and named for John Eaton, who was Secretary of War under U.S. President Andrew Jackson.
The county seat is Charlotte.

Charlotte (county seat) ~ Eaton Rapids ~ Grand Ledge ~ Lansing (partial) ~ Olivet ~ Potterville
Bellevue ~ Dimondale ~ Mulliken ~ Sunfield ~ Vermontville
Census-designated place
Other Unincorporated Communities
Ainger ~ Bismark ~ Brookfield ~ Carlisle ~ Charlesworth ~ Chester ~ Delta Center ~ Delta Mills ~ Five Points Corner ~ Gresham ~
Hoytville ~ Kalamo ~ Kelly ~ Kingsland ~ Little Venice ~ Millett ~ Needmore ~ Olivet Station ~ Oneida Center ~ Packard ~
Petrieville ~ Shaytown ~ Stalls Corner ~ West Windsor ~ Woodbury
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County Records


Census Records

Death Records

Family Bibles and Records

History Topics

Marriage Records

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Obituaries and Death Notices

Photo Gallery

School Records

Wills/Probate Records


Website Updates:
Feb 2017:  death record info for BAKER.  "Court News" info for BAKER
Mar 2018 Eaton Co. 1916 Directory



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Jackson County (southeast)
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