This page helps serve as a clearinghouse for genealogical and historical information on Chippewa County, Michigan. If you have material that you would like to contribute or have suggestions for improving the site, please contact the Temporary Coordinator. For more information about MIGenWeb, please see the Official Notices and Disclaimers Page.

If you would like to host a county in Michigan, contact Jan Cortez , Michigan State Coordinator.

MIGenWeb Search Engine

Genealogical Data/Transcriptions:

Birth Records/Indexes

MIGenWeb Family Group Sheet Project



Native American (Histories, Records, etc)

Surname Registry
Register your Chippewa County Surnames!

Lookups & Paid Researchers

Historical  Data:

Chippewa Co. Online Books & Articles
~Explosion Kills Four and Injures Four Others at Brady Pier
~The Story of Wilwin

Chippewa County History
~Township Histories
~Historic Sites Online

Family History Pages 
Family Photos

History of the Soo Locks   (from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers)


Chippewa County General Links:

Chippewa County Multimag
        ~Sault Ste. Marie Multimag

        ~De Tour Village Multimag

City of Sault Ste. Marie

Great Lakes Shipwreck Museum

Sault Ste. Marie Evening News

        ~Obituaries  (current year only)
Sault Ste. Marie Evening News Search

        located at the Lake Superior University. 
        1991 to present, plus some old archive articles. 
Soo Line Railroad

        ~The Soo Railroad, 100 Year Timeline

Tower of History Sault Ste. Marie 

Addresses & Information:

County Offices

Funeral Homes

Genealogical/Historical Societies



Our Neighbors:

Luce County, Michigan GenWeb
Mackinac County, Michigan GenWeb

Algoma District, Ontario, Canada GenWeb

Manitoulin District, Ontario, Canada GenWeb

Genealogical Networks:


Michigan Family History Network

American Local History Network

Bayliss Public Library Community Information Network  
(Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan)


Chippewa County USGenWeb Archives
Michigan USGenWeb Archives

USGenWeb Archives

State of Michigan Archives

  ~ Archival Circulars

Query Boards:

Chippewa County Queries
Chippewa County Genealogical Society Queries

Great Lakes Shipping


~Much thanks to Tom Kephart for the Chippewa County MIGenWeb logo.
~My personal thanks to former Coordinator Teresa Gray for her assistance with my transition as the new Chippewa County Coordinator!

~Thank you for to past coordinator Esther Thompson for her past work and contributions to Chippewa County MIGenWeb!

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Last Updated: Tuesday, 11-Sep-2012 16:43:34 MDT

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