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County Information
 Hillsdale County was set off in 1829, and organized six years later in 1835 
The original founders of Hillsdale consisted entirely of settlers from New England,  arriving as a result of the completion of the Erie Canal as well as the close of the Black Hawk War.
The county seat is Hillsdale.

Hillsdale (county seat) * Jonesville * Litchfield * Reading 

Allen * Camden * Montgomery * North Adams * Waldron

Unincorporated communities 
Amboy Center * Austin * Bankers * Betzer * Buckeye * Cambria * Church's Corners * Fields Corners * Fowlers Mill * Frontier * Jerome * Lickley Corners * Locust Corners * Moscow * Mosherville * Osseo * Pittsford * Ransom * Somerset * Somerset Center * Squawfield Corners

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Website Updates:
May 2017: obits for CLEMENT, COREY, CRAMTON, DILLON.  Marriage licenses and returns for June and October 1898 
.  Sicklist news for NEWMAN, STOOPS.  Residents in 1856



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Adjacent Counties
Jackson County (northeast)
Calhoun County (northwest)
Lenawee County (east)
Branch County (west)
Fulton County, Ohio (southeast)
Williams County, Ohio (south)
    Steuben County, Indiana (southwest)

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