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We receive inquiries regularly. A recent question was about the availability of church records at the Grand Rapids Public Library. Do you maintain historical (approx. 1850-1900) church records from the following churches: St. Patrick’s Catholic church in Ada, St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in Hubbardston, and Saints Peter and Paul in Ionia?  Are these maintained […]

Michigana is now ready! If you are a member, it should be delivered to your mailbox within the next couple weeks. We apologize for the delay!! We experienced technical problems earlier this year and those have been resolved. The lost work has been restored. Then, unfortunately, our editor has been battling some health problems.  She’s […]

Michigana is Being Prepared… The January/February/March Michigana being prepared for printing features an article by Therese A. King Rich about researching her roots back to England. Gail M. Snow gives us tips on Locating Living People on the Internet. Photographs literally “stop time” and show today’s researchers a brief view of their lives. Michigana Editor […]