.
 PRESERVING THE HERITAGE OF ARENAC COUNTY, MICHIGAN
home
leadership
museum
events calendar
news
major projects
bookstore
library
join or give
contact us
links
Arenac County Historical Museum - Museum Collection

The Museum has a large collection of local historical and genealogical records.  These records are available for viewing and research at the museum.  See the "library" section for on-line indexes of ACHS holdings

topgrayline_left.gif (87 bytes) topgrayline_right.gif (87 bytes)

Assessment Rolls, Voter Registration, Financial, etc. Records

  • Au Gres City Assessment, Voter Reg., Financial, etc. - 1903-1963

  • Sims Township Assessment, Voter Reg., Financial, etc. - 1918-1942

  • Twining Village Assessment & Financial - 1904-1974

  • Moffat Township Assessment - 1908-1941

  • Standish Township Assessment, Financial, etc. - 1887 & 1945-1955

  • Mason Township Assessment, Financial, etc. - 1875-1933

  • Whitney Township Assessment, Financial, etc. - 1925-1955

  • Arenac Township Assessment & Financial - 1914-1955

  • Lincoln Township Assessment, Financial, etc. - 1880-1974

  • Whitney Township Assessment - 1961-1996

  • Au Gres Township Assessment, Financial, etc. - 1876-1987

  • Merchants, tradesmen and Manufacturers Financial Condition for Arenac County Michigan - 1902


Cemetery / Undertaker / Obituary Records

  • Standish Undertaker Records - 1915-1943

  • Obituaries - 1976-1983

  • Obituaries (Incomplete) - 1928-1961

  • Arenac County Cemeteries Master Index

  • Arenac County Tombstone Inscriptions

  • Cedar Valley Cemetery Records

  • Clayton Township Cemetery Records

  • Evergreen Cemetery Records

  • Linwood Cemetery Records

  • St. Edwards Catholic Cemetery Records


Census Records

  • Au Gres Census Plat Books - 1870-1920


Church Records

  • Index to Saganing Indian Mission - 1905-1933+

  • Records from the Old Au Gres Area German Lutheran Church (in German)

  • Annual meeting minutes - 1924-1998

  • Baptism records - 1912-1996

  • Birth records - 1912-1996

  • Communion records - 1912-1994

  • Confirmation records - 1913-1994

  • Financial account ledger - 1913-1998

  • Funeral records - 1914-1998

  • List of Pastors - 1912-1976

  • Marriage records - 1913-1996

  • Member records - 1912-1933

  • Reviews / Reports - 1912-1915

  • Records of St. John's Lutheran Church - Sterling

  • Births, Marriages and Deaths - 1887-1920


Genealogy

  • Book of additional Arenac County Family Genealogy Information

  • Dreier / Dreyer Family

  • Elliot Family

  • Ennes Family

  • Hill Family

  • Knopp / Marks / Hertzberg Genealogy

  • Lutze Family

  • Packard Family

  • Reichle Family

  • LaMoria Family Documents - 1890s-1930s

  • Kleinfelder & Reichle Family Photos


Military Records

  • Arenac County Veteran’s Honor Rolls - Civil War to Desert Storm

  • WWII Men in Service

  • Index for Arenac County Veterans - WWII to Viet Nam


School Records

  • Arenac County Teacher Examination Results - 1883-1900

  • Arenac School Meeting & Financial Records - 1890-1962

  • Delano School Class Records - 1899-1961

  • Elm Grove School Financial Records - 1904-1970

  • Hannah School Class Records - 1902-1964

  • Laundrie School Financial Records - 1893-1939

  • Maple Ridge School Meeting Records - 1890-1902

  • Pt. Lookout School Financial Records - 1889-1943

  • Riverside School Board Records - 1916-1923

  • Various School Class Pictures including 1917 Indian School


Looseleaf Binders of Newspaper Articles, Documents & Pictures on:

  • Arenac County Extension Service Treasurers Record - 1944-1960

  • Lumbering Scenes

  • Charity Island Light house

  • Arenac County Railroads & Depots

  • Omer Courthouse

  • Arenac County Township Histories

  • Arenac County Fishing, Barns, Farming, Lumbering

  • Schooners, Steamers, Navy Ships & Other Vessels on the Bay

  • Roads, Bridges, Drains

  • Sims & Whitney Townships

  • Churches of Arenac County

  • Indians of Arenac County

  • Arenac County Historical Museum

  • Towns of Arenac, Pine River, Sterling & Alger

  • Town of Standish

  • Town of Omer

  • Au Gres-Sims Schools

  • Standish Area & Standish-Sterling School

  • Past Schools of the Au Gres Area

  • Early School Years & Teaching Experiences

  • Au Gres City & Point Au Gres

  • Point Lookout, Sims Ranch & Delano


Additional Records

  • Arenac County towns to Arenac County to Michigan history books

  • 1800s & Early 1900s Newspapers & News Clippings

  • News clipping scrapbooks & with name indexes

  • Arenac County Deer License Records - 1915-1930

  • Arenac Township, Bay County Highway Routing Land Desc. Records 1869-1874

  • Arenac County Masonic Lodge Records - Late 1800s to Present

  • Omer’s Arenac Exchange Mortgage & Loan Records - Late 1800s to Early 1900s

  • Sparrow & Rat Bounty Certificates - 1911-1919

  • Maps - 1873 & Later

bottomgrayline_left.gif (87 bytes) bottomgrayline_right.gif (87 bytes)

The Arenac County Historical Society welcomes contributions of additional historical and genealogical records related to Arenac County.  Please contact us.

Up to Top

Arenac County Historical Society; 304 East Michigan Avenue; P. O. Box 272; Au Gres, Michigan  48703-0272;  989-876-6399

Last updated:  11/27/2010.   Content 2005-2010 by the Arenac County Historical Society