Tamarack District Library Lakeview, Michigan

Growing Minds~Building Communities

Available Genealogy Resources

The following are resources available in our Maxwell Genealogy Room:

  • Newspapers On computer – digitized and fully searchable:
    Lakeview Enterprise 1894 – 2003 (some years missing)
    Lakeview Area News 2006 – present
    Coral News 1898 – 1943 (many missing issues)
    Browse the partial index of obituaries for the Lakeview Enterprise:

  • Family/Scrapbooks
    Ernie and Agnes Wilson Scrapbook, 1910’s-1940’s
    Addie Dubois, 1930’s-1940’s

  • Centennials/Histories
    Coral Centennial, 1862-1962
    Morley Centennial, 1868-1969
    Richland Township Centennial, 1869-1969
    Stanton Centennial, 1863-1963
    Six Lakes Centennial Book, 1879-1979 – online index here
    Breckenidge Centennial, 1861-1961
    A History of the Greater Greenville Area, 1844-1994
    Trufant History, 1987
    Early History of Owosso, 1969
    History of Ionia and Montcalm Counties, Michigan, 1881
    Alpena County, Michigan, Complete History, 1876
    A Pioneer History of the Township of Brand Blanc, Genessee
    County, Michigan, 1878
    The Story of the Grand River, a Bicentennial History, 1975
    History of Montcalm County, Michigan, Dasef 1916 2 volumes
    Amble 1886-1986
    Edmore Centennial Book, 1878-1978
    Big Rapids, Michigan 1906
    History of Arcadia, 1980
    Douglass, A Michigan Township, 1982
    History of Caseville, 1960
    Pictorial History of the Lakeview/River Valley Areas, 1997
    Grand Haven Area, 1860-1960
    Lakeview Quasquicentennial, 1867-1992
    Carson City Community Centennial, 1867-1967
    Lakeview Area Centennial, 1867-1967
    Riverdale Centennial, 1874-1974
    Early Happenings of Six Lakes Area and Sumnerville, 1976
    Cowden Lake Church of Christ Centennial, 1874-1974
    Newaygo County History and Biographies, 2006
    Souvenir of Lakeview, Michigan 1907
    Howard City, Michigan, 1868-1968
    Home Township Bicentennial, 1975
  • Cemeteries
    Michigan Cemetery Atlas
    Michigan Cemetery Source Book
    Cemetery Transcriptions for Aetna township, Hinton Township, Altona, Lakeview, Cato Township, West Pine, Rustford, Dickerson-Whitscell, Hillcrest
  • Maps/Atlases
    Chadwick’s Farm Atlas of Montcalm County, Michigan, 1913 – Online version here
    Standard Atlas of Montcalm County Michigan, 1921- Online version here ~~Or here
    Farm Ownership Plat Book of Isabella County, Michigan
    County Evolution in Michigan, 1790-1897
  • Directories
    Farm Journal Illustrated Directory of Montcalm county, 1917
    Merchants, Tradesmen and manufacturers Financial Condition for Montcalm County Michigan, 1902
  • Yearbooks
    Lakeview High School 1937, 1940, 1951, 1957, 1958, 1959, 1960, 1961, 1962, 1963, 1964, 1965, 1966, 1967, 1969, 1977. 1986, 1987, 1987, 1988, 1989, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2012, 2013, 2014
    Montabella High School 1977, 1979
    Central Michigan University 1969, 1970
    Edmore Community Schools 1963