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Otsego County Records

County Facts

County Seat: Gaylord

Set Off: 1840 as Okkuddo County. Name changed to Otsego in 1843.
Year Organized: 1875 from Michilimackinac Counties
Neighboring Counties: Antrim, Charlevoix, Cheboygan, Crawford, Kalkaska, Montmorency and Oscoda Counties

Otsego County Courthouse
225 West Main St.
Gaylord, MI 49735


Data On This Site

Native American Indians In Michigan School records, census data, church records, land claims, annuities, history, etc.
Townships in Otsego County
Towns, villages, etc. in Otsego County
Fort Custer 1924 Roster
Doings of Battery B World War I NO LISTINGS - You can search other counties from here.
Spanish American War Veterans for Otsego County
1894 Michigan State Census of Civil War Veterans
1883 Civil War Pensioners for Otsego Co.
School Census Records NO LISTINGS - School Census for Otsego County.
Michigan Yearbooks NO LISTINGS - Do you have an old yearbook you can transcribe?
Early Michigan Prison Records NO LISTINGS - Skeletons In Michigan Closets
Death Index for Otsego County
Early Births for Otsego County

Other Sites With Data

MIGenWeb Otsego County Search through a great collection of files online for this county.
Dibean Marriages Marriages collected from researchers for Otsego County
Family Search Many Michigan records to search through.
Seeking Michigan Deaths 1897-1920, Civil War files, maps, etc. of Michigan
Land Patents for Otsego County Do your own search and get an image of the certificate!
Cyndi's List Otsego Co. Co. Data Links
Linkpendium Otsego Co. Data Links
Clarke Historical Library - Central Michigan University
Otsego County Historical Society
Gaylord Fact Finders Genealogical Society