Huron County, Michigan
Genealogy and History

 

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Located at the northern tip of "the Thumb",  Huron County was created by Michigan Law on 01 April 1840 and was fully organized by Legislative Act on 25 January 1859.  There have been three county seats in the history of Huron County.  First was Sand Beach (now Harbor Beach) from 1859-1865.  Next was Port Austin which was from 1865-1873.  Bad Axe was designated the County Seat in 1873 and remains so to this day.

 

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SUBJECT OF INTEREST
BIOGRAPHIES BIRTHS BUSINESS & MFG CEMETERIES CENSUS
CHURCHES DEATHS HOTELS HURON CO. 1800-1850 LIFE-SAVING SERVICE
MARRIAGE MILITARY NEWS ARTICLES OBITUARIES  OLD HOMES
SCHOOLS        

 

TOWNSHIPS
BINGHAM BLOOMFIELD BROOKFIELD CASEVILLE CHANDLER
COLFAX DWIGHT FAIRHAVEN GORE GRANT
HUME HURON LAKE LINCOLN McKINLEY
MEADE OLIVER PARIS POINTE AUX BARQUES PORT AUSTIN
RUBICON SAND BEACH SEBEWAING SHERIDAN SHERMAN
  SIEGEL VERONA WINSOR  

 

CITIES, TOWNS & VILLAGES
BACH BAD AXE
History
BAY PORT CASEVILLE ELKTON
FAIRHAVEN GRINDSTONE CITY HARBOR BEACH HURON CITY KINDE
OWENDALE PARIS PAW PAW PIGEON POINTE AUX BARQUES
PORT AUSTIN PORT HOPE RESCUE RUTH SEBEWAING
UBLY WADSWORTH      

 

 

SURROUNDING COUNTIES
SANILAC TUSCOLA

 

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