Research Department

Newaygo County Museum and Heritage Center

Local History and Genealogy

 Research Room and Archives

 

Hours

April through October

Tuesday - Saturday, 11:00 am to 4:00 pm 

November - March 

By Appointment, between 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday

Self-Guided Research in our Research Room:

  • Ancestry.com  Library Edition  

  • Historical Newspaper Archives (easy to use digital):

    •   Fremont Indicator - 1878, 1879, 1880, 1911-1970, 1972-1974, 1979-1986, 1992-1998, 2000-2013

    •   Grant Galaxy & Grant Herald/Independent - 1937-1973

    •   Hesperia Union - 1896-1904, 1909-1917

    •   Newaygo Tribune & Newaygo Republican 1859,  1870-1973

    •   White Cloud Eagle  1907-1973

  • Census records of Newaygo County

    • Original handwritten, digital format: 1860, 1870, 1880, 1884, 1894, 1900, 1910, 1920, 1930

  • Cemetery Indexes

    • Township cemeteries

    • City cemeteries

Research Assistance

Please use our Research Request form for personalized research services.

Assisted Research:

  • People

  • Military

  • Geography, 

  • Government,

  • Businesses

  • Organizations

  • And much more...

Funding generously provided by

FREE ADMISSION 

October 31st- April 1st

 

Thursday - Friday - Saturday

12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

 October 31st- April 1st

12 Quarterline Road

PO Box 361

Newaygo, MI 49337


231-652-5003  

 

museum@newaygocountyhistory.org

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!

 

Thank you

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