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Houghton County Records

County Facts

County Seat: Houghton
Year Organized: 1845 from Marquette, Ontonagon and Schoolcraft Counties
Neighboring Counties: Baraga, Iron, Keweenaw, and Ontonagon Counties

Houghton County Clerk
Houghton County Courthouse 2nd Floor
401 E. Houghton Ave.
Houghton, Michigan 49931
(906) 482-1150


Data On This Site

Durant Roll Chippewa and Ottawa of Michigan 1870 & 1908
Mt. Pleasant Indian Industrial School Students 1893-1906
Native American Indians In Michigan School records, census data, church records, land claims, annuities, history, etc.
Houghton Co. Biographies
Cornish To Michigan Dick and June Ross Collection
Houghton Co. Italian Biographies
Townships in Houghton County
Towns, villages, etc. in Houghton County
1883 Civil War Pensioners for Houghton Co.
Fort Custer 1924 Roster Citizens Training Camp - National Guard
Doings of Battery B World War I Listings for Houghton Co. Search other counties.
Spanish American War Veterans for Houghton County
1894 Michigan State Census of Civil War Veterans
Mining Accident Reports
Yearbooks Do you have an old yearbook you can index?
School Census Records School Censuses - no listings yet!
Early Michigan Prison Records Houghton County has one entry.
Death Index for Houghton County
Early Births for Houghton County

Other Sites With Data

MIGenWeb Houghton County Search through a great collection of files online for this county.
Dibean Marriages Marriages collected from researchers for Houghton County
Family Search Many Michigan records to search through.
Seeking Michigan Deaths 1897-1920, Civil War files, maps, etc. of Michigan
Land Patents for Houghton County Do your own search and get an image of the certificate!
Cyndi's List Houghton Co. Co. Data Links
Linkpendium Houghton Co. Data Links
Houghton Keweenaw County Genealogical Society
Houghton County Historical Society
Michigan Tech. J. Robert Van Pelt and Opie Library Some online records are available here.