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Genealogy Resources

Great web resources for genealogical records.

Links to Useful Genealogy Sites

Seeking Michigan - This website is run by the State of Michigan and contains death certificates from 1897-1920, as well as historical maps, photographs and documents.

Find a Grave - Contains millions of user-added grave photos and documentation (including most of Chesaning Township's Wildwood Cemetery), also contains grave information on thousands of famous people across the world.

Veteran Grave Site Locator - Search for burial locations of veterans and their family members in VA National Cemeteries, state veterans cemeteries, various other military and Department of Interior cemeteries, and for veterans buried in private cemeteries when the grave is marked with a government grave marker.

Cyndi's List - 282,000+ links for family history!

Geni.com - A FREE resource to create your family tree.

Upcoming Events
Library Board Meeting Aug 21, 2019 06:00 PM (US/Eastern)
Book Discussion Group Aug 21, 2019 07:00 PM (US/Eastern)
Technology Workshop - Microsoft Excel -For Beginners -Creating a basic Checkbook register Sep 12, 2019 06:00 PM (US/Eastern) — River Rapids District Library
Library Board Meeting Sep 18, 2019 06:00 PM (US/Eastern)
Book Discussion Group Sep 18, 2019 07:00 PM (US/Eastern)
Technology Workshop - Backing Up Your Data (Computers, Phones, Tablets Oct 11, 2019 06:00 PM (US/Eastern) — River Rapids District Library
Library Board Meeting Oct 16, 2019 06:00 PM (US/Eastern)
Book Discussion Group Oct 16, 2019 07:00 PM (US/Eastern)
Library Board Meeting Nov 20, 2019 06:00 PM (US/Eastern)
Book Discussion Group Nov 20, 2019 07:00 PM (US/Eastern)