Some of what we have at the Mitchell


Hillsdale County census

One hundred and Fifty Years in the Hills and Dales

Landsmen of Hillsdale County

First Landowners of Hillsdale Co.

1916 Plat Book index, Hillsdale Co.

1919/20 Plat Map Book index, Hillsdale Co.

Plat maps starting in 1857

Sandborn Fire Maps 

Cemetery Maps by Township

Newspapers on Microfilm

Directories- Hillsdale County: City and Rural 1856-7, 1870,.....

Birth/Marriage/Death books

Michigan Soldiers and Sailors Individual Records index and 46 individual books

The Great Migration

WWII: Photo Album

Vertical Files: Information sorted by Township and Family, City, Veterans, and some containing specialty papers.

Card Catalog-Obituaries and other miscellaneous information

Family Genealogies donated by you


Books by local authors


Miscellaneous Newsletters and Periodicals

Pioneer Histories Vol. 1-40

Some information in surrounding Area

Lenawee County Cemetery records

Portrait and Biographical books for surrounding counties

Williams Co., Ohio cemetery records

Steuben Co., IN cemetery records

Historical Sketches of Indiana

History of Indian Tribes of the United States

The Great Migration












Special Collections


Edith Ash

Mercer Files

Palms Family 

Silas Doty Research

Michigan Pioneer Collection

The Compendium of American Genealogy or “Virkus” books

New England Historical and Genealogical Register

Dictionary of American Biography

DAR Lineage books

Michigan Through the Centuries