|Michigan Wiki Topics|
|Local Research Resources|
Online Resources[edit | edit source]
- Maps of Michigan from MapofUS.org. Includes boundary changes map.
- Newberry Library Atlas of Historical County Boundaries
The Family History Library has a small collection of maps and atlases, dating from 1855 to the present. The library's files include ward maps for the city of Detroit.
United States Census Bureau State and County Map. This map will allow you to zoom in on any state or county in the United States and read the names of all of the neighboring counties.
Historical Michigan maps are located in the David Rumsey Map Collection.
To locate Michigan maps and atlases, use:
Miles, William. Michigan Atlases and Plat Books: A Checklist, 1872–1973. Lansing, Michigan: State Library Service, 1975. (Family History Library book 977.4 E3m; fiche 6051141.)
Websites[edit | edit source]
USGenWeb Digital Map Library user submitted; includes various historical state, county, and city plat maps
State map of Michigan showing the location of each Michigan County is on Hearthstone Legacy.
Michigan County Histories and Atlases
Printable maps are also available from the National Atlas of the United States -- https://nationalmap.gov/small_scale/printable.html
To access available information, first log into FamilySearch.