Ogemaw

Ogemaw County was organized in 1875. The name derives from Chippewa word meaning “chief.”

Selected general works

Phillips, Althea Cascadden.
First land owners of Ogemaw County. 2006.
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Rose City Historical Society.
Ogemaw COunty. 2009.
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Index to Prescott community in pioneer history: 1800s plus, Ogemaw County.
Huron Shores Genealogical Society. 2001.
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Rose City Area Historical Society.
Rose City-Lupton Area Historical and Genealogical Society index: books, resource information, and other related materials. 1998.
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Dustin, Fred.
Report on Indian earthworks in Ogemaw County. 1932.
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Selected newspapers

Rose City.
Rose City News. 1952-1963.
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Rose City.
Rose City Review. 1905, 1913, 1916, 1924, 1926-1927, 1930-1932, 1934.
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West Branch.
OGEMAW COUNTY HERALD. 1924-1963.
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West Branch.
OGEMAW COUNTY HERALD AND THE ROSE CITY NEWS. 1963-1974.
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Selected plats, maps, and atlases

Mass Marketing Inc.
Map of Iosco and Ogemaw counties with Oscoda-Au Sable, East Tawas, Tawas City, and West Branch. 2002.
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Phillips, Althea Cascadden.
Ogemaw county plat maps, first land owners. 1978.
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Ogemaw County Road Commission.
Map of Ogemaw County. 1941.
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W.W. Hixson & Co.
Plat book of Ogemaw County. 1930s.
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Myers, P.A.
Plat book of Ogemaw County. 1903.
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Selected records, indexes, and transcriptions

DAR, River Aux Sables Chapter.
Brookside Cemetery records: located within the city of West Branch, Ogemaw County. 1991.
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Kirtland Community College.
Damon Cemetery, Ogemaw County, Michigan, Foster Township, section 24. 1979.
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Sherman, Alonzo Joseph.
Index to Oak Grove Cemetery, 1889-1994: Goodar Township, Ogemaw County. 2001.
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Bewer, Karen J.
Hill Township burial permits (a reconstruction effort of the burials at Hill Twp. Cemetery) ; Oak Grove Cemetery, Ogemaw County. 1990s.
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Willett, Roberta.
Brookside interment records - partial: to be used in conjunction with Brookside Cemetery records. 1992.
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Selected government publications

Michigan Department of Conservation.
Ogemaw County. 1965.
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United States. Office of Economic Opportunity. Information Center.
Community profile, Ogemaw County. 1967.
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Patriarche, Mercer H.
A Twelve-year history of fishing in the lakes of the Rifle River Area, Ogemaw County, Michigan, 1945-1956. 1960.
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Michigan Department of Treasury.
Examination of the accounts and records of the General and the Federal Revenue Sharing funds of Ogemaw County. 1974-1976.
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Michigan Department of Commerce.
Profile of Ogemaw County. 1980s.
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Updated 11/30/2018