Research Links


      1087 Newell St., PO Box 885, White Cloud, MI    231-689-7235

  • Hesperia Community Library - Local History Room
    80 S Division, Hesperia MI  49421      231-854-5125   

      104 E Main St., Fremont, MI 49412        231-924-3480


  • Common Corners - A resource site for historical and genealogical organizations & repositories within West Michigan

  • Library of Michigan  - Genealogy Research at the Library of Michigan and the Archives of Michigan

  • Roots Web - Index by Subjects (Helps for Adoption, Church Records, Directories, Newspapers, etc.)

  • Cyndi’s List  - Categorized and cross-referenced index to genealogical resources on the internet.

  • USGenWeb Project  - Volunteer-maintained websites for genealogical research.

  • Mormon Church - Search records with millions of names.  How to conduct genealogical searches. Helpful links.

  • OCLC World Cat   Network of libraries and services. Many family histories and historical documents can be located in books.

  • Archive Grid - Collection of archival material descriptions for researching genealogy

Sites suggested by youth working on genealogy projects


  •  Family History Daily - 50 Free Genealogy Sites - Genealogy Resources Online  (This is not an endorsement of their software)


Other suggested sites




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Additional emergency funding for the NCMHC was received via by a grant from Michigan Humanities, made possible by the National Endowment for the Humanities through the federal CARES Act legislation.

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October 31st- April 1st


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12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

 October 31st- April 1st

12 Quarterline Road

PO Box 361

Newaygo, MI 49337


Newaygo County Museum and

Heritage Center

The Newaygo County Museum and Heritage Center is a community history project whose mission is to collect, preserve, and share Newaygo County’s history.


The NCMHC is supported by individual contributions, in-kind support, the generosity of local business people, the Fremont Area Community Foundation, The Gerber Foundation, The Arthur and Virginia Nelsen InFaith Community Foundation, Michigan Council for the Arts and Cultural Affairs, and, of course, our Guests and Volunteers!


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