RESOURCES FOR IOSCO COUNTY
GENEALOGY RESEARCH

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Library Resources

Cemetery Records
Parks Library

    Index To Small Cemeteries and Burial Sites: Iosco County MI

            Alabaster Twp. Cemetery

            Chippewa Indian Cemetery

            Laidlaw Family Cemetery

            Pine Top Rest Cemetery

            Pioneer Plains Cemetery

            Poor Farm Cemetery

            Thompson Cemetery/Thompson Farm Cemetery

    AuSable Twp. Cemetery

    Emmanuel Lutheran Cemetery

    Grant Twp. Cemetery/Pioneer

    Greenwood Cemetery

    Memory Gardens Cemetery/Tawas City Cemetery

    Pinecrest Cemetery

    Sacred Heart Cemetery

    Wilbur Cemetery


Census
University of Michigan Library

    1890 census, surviving soldiers, sailors, and marines, and widows etc. for Iosco County Michigan / by Alonzo J. Sherman

                    Published: Oscoda, MI : Huron Shore Genealogical Society, 1994.

Library of Michigan

    1894 Census

Parks Library
    1870 Index for Michigan-Iosco Co.-Vol. 1

    1820 Census for Iosco Co.

    1840Census for Iosco Co.

    1850 Census for Isoco Co.

    1860 Census for Isoco Co.

    1870 Census for Isoco Co.

    1880 Census for Isoco Co.

    1890 Census of Civil War Soldiers and Widows

    1900 Census for Isoco Co.

    1910 Census for Isoco Co.

    1920 Census for Isoco Co.

Family History Library
    1894 State Census of Iosco County



Church Records
Parks Library

    Zion Lutheran Church Records: 1868-1996, indexed

    Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints of Tawas City: 1905-1945; indexed & published


Declaration of Intention & Naturalization

Histories
University of Michigan Library

    Index to the diary of James Olin Whittemore : Tawas City, Michigan, 1866-67, and the

                       reminiscence of Melissa Starkweather Whittemore, 1921 / by James Donaldson.

    Reminiscences, May 26, 1921 : memories of Oakland and Iosco County,

                       Michigan, recorded on her eighty-fourth birthday at her home in Ovid, Michigan,

                       by her son William Franklin Whittemore / Melissa Starkweather Whittemore.

    Biographic index of Iosco County Michigan

                    Published: Oscoda, MI : A. J. Sherman, 1992.

    J. O. Whittemore's daily journal : 1868 / with introduction and annotations by Neil Thornton.

                    Published: Tawas City, Mich. : Printer's Devil Press, 1992.

    Old days in Iosco : 1890s--a period of change : lumbermen turn to politics by Neil Thornton.

                    Published: Tawas City, Mich. : Printer's Devil Press

    History of the Lake Huron shore, with illustrations and biographical sketches of some of its prominent men and pioneers.

                    Published: Evansville, Ind. : Unigraphic, 1976.

    Now you're loggin' by Neil Thornton.

                    Published: Tawas City, Mich. : Printer's Devil Press

    Law & order north of Saginaw Bay by Neil Thornton.

                    Published: Tawas City, Mich. : Printer's Devil Press

    Northern trails : along the historic Riviere aux Sables by Neil Thornton.

                    Published: Tawas City, Mich. : Printer's Devil Press, 1987.

    A tale of the Mackinac Trail by James MacGillivray

                    Published: 

Land Records


Military Records
University of Michigan Library

    Index to Iosco County Michigan WW-1 veterans by Alonzo J. Sherman

                    Published: Oscoda, MI : Huron Shore Genealogical Society

    Iosco's "Boys in Blue" : a roster of resident Civil War soldiers, sailors, and veterans Iosco County, Michigan / James Donaldson.

    Veterans in Iosco County Michigan / by Alonzo J. Sherman

                    Published: Oscoda, MI : A. J. Sherman, 1992.

    World War Two Oscoda and Au Sable by Jerry Wagner.

                    Published: East Tawas, Mich. : Iosco County Historical Association, c1987.

Parks Library
    Iosco's "Boys in Blue" : a roster of resident Civil War soldiers, sailors, and veterans Iosco County, Michigan / James Donaldson.

    1890 Census: Soldiers, Sailors, & Marines, & Widows in Iosco County Michigan

    Michigan WW-1 Veterans-extraction of Iosco Co. veterans

Family History Library-West Branch
    Grand Army of the Republic (GAR) Post Records in Iosco Co.

Michigan State Archives
    Grand Army of the Republic (GAR) Post Records in Iosco Co.



Naturalization Records
Michigan State Archives



Newspapers
Parks Library

    The Iosco County Gazette

    Biographic Index to the Iosco County Gazette-1900-1919


Mortgage Records

Plat Books
University of Michigan Library

    Index to the 1930 Iosco County Michigan plat book / compiler, Alonzo J. Sherman.

                    Published: Oscoda, MI : Huron Shore Genealogical Society, 1994.

    Index to the 1903 Iosco County Michigan plat book / .

                    Published: Oscoda, Mich. : A. J. Sherman, 1993.

Parks Library
    1903 Iosco County Plat Book

    1930 Iosco County Plat Book

Iosco County Museum
    1970-1990s Iosco County Plat Books


Probate Records
Schools


Vital Records
Family History Library in West Branch

    Birth Index 1867-1945

    Birth Records 1867-1945


Church Resources
Sacred Heart Catholic Church
5300 N. US-23

Oscoda, MI 48750

(989) 739-9511

        Baptisms 1888-1894

        Marriages 1887-1894

        Burials 1892-1894

        1946-current

St. Anne's Catholic Church
110 S. State St.

Harrisville, MI 48750

(989) 724-6713

        Sacred Heart Catholic Church records 1911-1945


Governmental Resources
Land Records
Iosco County Court House-Register of Deeds



Plat Records
Iosco County Court House-Register of Deeds

    1903 Iosco County Plat Book

    1930 Iosco County Plat Book

    1970-1990s Iosco County Plat Books



Probate Records
Iosco County Court House-Probate Court


Vital Records
Iosco County Clerk

    Birth Records

    Marriage Records

    Death Records

    Divorce Records


Newspaper Resources
Newspapers
Iosco County News Herald

110 W State St

East Tawas, MI 48730-1229

Phone: (989) 362-3456




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