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Would you like to help transcribe or collect information? Mail to: Dave Petersen




  • Good John
  • Burr Caswell
  • Cribbs Family History
  • Mason County People


    Names Extracted From A History Of Northern Michigan And Its People

    History of Mason County, Michigan, with Illustrations and Biographical Sketches of Some of its Prominent Men and Pioneers. Chicago

    : H. R.Page & Co., 1882 Index of Sketches (textfile 4k)

    Mason County Historical Markers

    Schwass, Benz, Family info

    NORWEIGANS in Michigan in the 1880 census

    Mason County Land PatentsAlphabetical County List.

    Mason County Michigan Land Patents Index For each Township

    Scrapbook of Martha Mabel (Smith) McVicker. She was the daughter of Delvan AdelbertSmith and Lucie Campbell. (Index of over 250 clippings of weddings, engagements and[mostly] obituaries.) Many thanks to Linda Eppinger, submitter!

    Michigan History Magazine


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    This site and affiliated Projects make no claims or estimates of the validity of the information submitted. Please remember that each new piece of information must be researched and proved or disproved by weight of evidence.

    Note to researchers, I do not maintain information on families outside of my own at this time, Your best chance to contact other family researchers and find information is going to be in posting some of your family information on the Mason County Boards. Volunteers and lookup materials can be found in the "lookups" category. -I routinely check the postings if I have information or can steer you in another direction I will contact you. I do not provide research services. Historic White Pine Village can help you in that area.

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