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                                                                                                                P.O. Box 143
                                                                                                          Decatur, MI  49045
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Questions:
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Requests are handled by volunteers and will be mailed as soon as possible.
$30.00
$4.00
Van Buren County, Michigan, Pictorial History
Published by the  Van Buren Regional Genealogical Society, 2003
NEW, 160 pages, illustrated, index, maps
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$10.00
$4.00
A Family History: August Schultz and Augusta (Deising) Schultz and
William Kortright and Mary (Peterson) Kortright, Bear Lake, Michigan
Publisher Shirley (Schultz) Probst and Van Buren Regional Genealogical
Society, 2008
NEW, 311 pages, illustrated, surname index
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$5.00
$4.00
The Greenman Family of Prospect Lake, Michigan: Van Buren
Genealogies,
Volume 2
Author/publisher: Shirley Swift Howe, 1990
Softcover, 152 pages, illustrated, surname index,
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$25.00
$6.00
Michigan Quakers, Abstracts of Fifteen Meetings of the Society of
Friends, 1831-1960
Compiled by Ann and Conrad Burton
Published by Glyndwr Resources, 1989
ISBN # 0-937505-05-6
Hardcover, 528 pages, includes surname and geographic location indexes
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$20.00
$6.00
A Scrap Book History of Decatur, Michigan and Vicinity 1829 - 1976,
Vol I + Vol II
By Catherine Howland
Softcover, 2 volume set, 1529 pages, like new condition
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$8.00
$4.00
Bloomingdale [Michigan]Area Centennial, 1870-1970
Published in 1970
Includes photographs
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$10.00
$4.00
We Are Family
By Beverly Haug, Lansing, Michigan, July 1996
Soft cover, 110 pages of family group sheets, surnames include:
McCullough,
Van Dyke, Sikkema, Wiessner, Houtman,Van Sickle, Essenburg, Bella,
Adams, Bos, Ter Beek, Vanden Berg, Klinkers, Wesley, Vliek,Voorhes,
Rabbitt, Smith, Sharp, Smith, Louis, Collins, Kolean and many other
related families
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$20.00
$4.00
Keeler Cemetery Van Buren Co. Michigan
Published by Van Buren [Regional] Genealogical Society, 2011
NEW
Burial information was obtained from headstones, cemetery records,
county records, newspapers and electronic sources.  Also included is a
map of the cemetery.
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$5.00
$4.00
Reflecting The Forties
by Carol Stone,published by Writers Club Press, 1999
Soft cover and indexed
A collection of 46 essays from the memories of Paw Paw River [Michigan]
residents.
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$8.00
$4.00
Kalama-WHO?, A Kalamazoo Quiz Book
By Susan Wooley Stoddard and John Eastman, 1982  
Softcover, 92 pages
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$8.00
$4.00
Kalamazoo 19th Century Homes in a Midwest Village
By Peter Schmitt and Balthazar Korab, 1976
Softcover, 240 pages
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$8.00
$4.00
  Index to 1881 Grand Traverse Co. [Michigan] Plat Book
Compiled by Amelia Castle
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$5.00
$4.00
Christian G. Haefner, The Builder
Author, Rolland Haefner, 1989
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$5.00
$2.00
Memories for My Family
Published by the Berrien County Genealogical Society, 2008
This is an interactive booklet that uses graphics and inspirational
questions to help create a memorable family keepsake.
Softcover, 25 pages
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$20.00
$4.00
Three Rivers High School Yearbook 1942, Three Rivers, Michigan
Yearbook
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$20.00
$4.00
Gold Leaf 1955, Coloma High School, Coloma, Michigan
Yearbook
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$20.00
$4.00
Green and White 1967, Hackett High School, Kalamazoo, Michigan
Yearbook
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$10.00
$4.00
Mason Township, Cass County, Michigan, Cemeteries [including Five
Points and Kessington Cemeteries]
Compiled by Nancy Corwin, 1997
Includes headstone information, if available; looseleaf
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$4.00
$4.00
  Index to "Edwardsburg First Hundred Years"
Indexed by Amelia B. Castle
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$5.00
$4.00
  Polk's Benton Harbor, St. Joseph and Niles [Michigan] Directory,
1912-1913
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$20.00
$4.00
Mattawan HIgh School Yearbook 1941 (Michigan)
Paper booklet, 27 pages
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$20.00
$4.00
Aurora, Volume I, 1924, Ostego High School Yearbook (Michigan)
Includes past alumni list
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$5.00
$4.00
Index to 125th Anniversary, Allegan, Michigan, 1838-1963
Published by Amelia B. Castle, 1999
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$3.00
$4.00
  Index to "The Old Lamplighter, A History of Maple Rapids"
Indexed by Amelia B. Castle
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$5.00
$4.00
Index to Pokegan Township Reflections: a history
publisher: Amelia B. Castle, 2000
looseleaf
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$5.00
$4.00
A History of the Meachum Family of Van Buren County, Michigan
Publisher Virginia Meachum Gerstman, 1989
161 pages, illustrated, surname index
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$10.00
$6.00
A Twentieth Century History of Cass County, Michigan
by L. H. Glover, Secretary of Cass County Pioneers' Association, 1906
Hardcover, 782 pages
Worn condition
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$20.00
$4.00
Tattler 1982, Niles Senior High School, Niles, Michigan
Yearbook, Indexed
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$4.00
$4.00
100 Years of Service, First State Bank, Decatur, Michigan
Softcover, 8 pages
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$8.00
$4.00
Place of the Big Rock, Chesaning, Michigan 1842-1950
By Mark Lorin Ireland, Irma Thompson Ireland and Associates, 1966
Hardcover, 416 pages, maps and photographs, indexed
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$8.00
$4.00
  Misc. Indexes to Cass Co., MI
Indexed by Amelia Castle
Indexes of  "Brief History of Cass Co." by Mae Schoetzow,
"Potawatomi Indians of Southwestern Michigan", "Negroes of South West
Michigan", "Dowagiac - Sister Lakes Resort Area + More About
Potawatomi Indians", by Everett Claspy
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$20.00
$4.00
Reflector, 1938, Three Rivers High School, Three Rivers, Michigan
Yearbook
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$20.00
$4.00
The Pines 1938, Buchanan High School, Buchanan, Michigan
Yearbook, very good condition
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$20.00
$4.00
The Tattler 1925, Niles High School, Niles, Michigan
Yearbook
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$20.00
$4.00
Gold Leaf, 1957, Coloma High School, Coloma, Michigan
Yearbook
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$20.00
$4.00
Projections Mirror, 2003, Mattawan High School, Mattawan, Michigan
Yearbook, Like-New condition
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$8.00
$4.00
Death Records, 1867- 1933, Cheyboygan County, Michigan
Compiled by Nancy Corwin, 1995
117 pages
Transcribed from court house records.  Includes names, dates of death,
ages and parents names (if available).
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$8.00
$4.00
Deaths 1887-1895, Muskegon County, Michigan
Complied by Nancy Corwin, 1998
64 pages
Transcribed from court house records.  Includes names, dates of death,
ages and parents names (if available).
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$8.00
$4.00
Berrien County, Michigan 1860 Census
Transcription by Four Flagg Area Genealogy Society
Published in 1987, reprinted in 1994 by the Four Flagg Area Genealogy
Society
341 pages, alphabetized
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$8.00
$4.00
Death Records, 1912-May 1918, Muskegon County, Michigan
Compiled by Nancy Corwin, 1998
90 pages
Transcribed from court house records.  Includes names, dates of death,
ages and parents names (if available).  Includes "Index to Mother's
Maiden Names".
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$10.00
$4.00
Toni's List
Compiled by Toni I. Benson, Family Historian, 2003
Softcover, 383 pages
A bibliography of Southwest Michigan local/family history resources and
their
repositories.
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$5.00
$4.00
SourceCheck
Compiled by Toni I. Benson, 1995
Softcover, 44 pages
A book of sources that help genealogists organize and track their
research.  This book is intended to help genealogists "leave no stone
unturned".
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$10.00
$4.00
Cemetery Records of Van Buren County, Michigan
Paw Paw Township, Vol 1, Prospect Cemetery
Compiled by Toni I. Benson, 1993
225 pages, soft cover, indexed
Includes plot locations, grave inscriptions and additional information if
available.
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$10.00
$4.00
Plat Book of Van Buren County [Michigan] Ca. 1933
Edited by Toni Jackson Benson, 1988
Includes township maps and a surname index
NEW
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$20.00
$4.00
Brown and Gold, 1925, Decatur High School, Decatur, Michigan
Yearbook
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$8.00
$4.00
Cass County, Michigan 1860 Census Index
Published by Glyndwr Resources, 1986
Signed by Ann Burton and Conrad Burton
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$5.00
$4.00
U.S.A. Bicentennial 1776-1976
Includes, "Presenting Graphic View of Michigan Masonic Tracing Board,
1764-1976", "A Panorama of Masonic History", "Sesquicentennial of the
Grand  Lodge", "Free and Accepted Masons of Michigan, 1826-1976"
Softcover, 82 pages
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$20.00
$4.00
Mirror 1947, Mattawan High School, Mattawan, Michigan
Yearbook
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$20.00
$4.00
The Cardinal, 1943 Emmanuel Missionary College, Berrien Springs, MI
Yearbook
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$8.00
$4.00
Carroll County, Indiana 1850 Federal Census
Everyname in the Order Taken House to House From National Archives
Film M432-137
Published by Glyndwr Resources, Ann Mullin Burton and Conrad L
Burton, 1999
ISBN# 0-937505-18-8
Softcover, 72 pages
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$8.00
$4.00
Carroll County, Indiana 1880 Federal Census Index
Read and transcribed by Ann Mullin Burton
Published by Glyndwr Resources, 1997
ISBN # 0-937505-40-4
Softcover, 87 pages
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$8.00
$4.00
Cass County, Michigan 1870 Census Index of National Archives
Microfilm M 593-668
Published by Glyndwr Resources, 1990
ISBN # 0-937505-06-4
Softcover, 76 pages
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$8.00
$4.00
Cass County, Michigan 1880 Federal Census Index of National
Archives Microfilm T9-0575
Published by Glyndwr Resources, 1995
ISBN # 0-937505-11-0
Softcover, 111 pages
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$8.00
$4.00
Craig's in the 1850 Federal Census
Abstracted from census microfilm by Friends of CRAIG-LINKS
Published by Glyndwr Resources, 1990
ISBN # 0-937505-19-6
Softcover, 177 pages
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$10.00
$4.00
Decendants of Abraham Orwig Burton and Elizabeth Electa Payne
Burton of
Seneca Co., Ohio and Koscuisko/Wabash Counties, Indiana
By Conrad Lewis Burton, 1991, distributed by Glyndwr Resources
Softcover, 77 pages, indexed
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$8.00
$4.00
Index to All U. S. Craigs Found on the 1850 Federal Census
Compiled by subscribers of CRAIGS-LINK, 1998
Published by CRAIG-LINKS, Ann and Conrad Burton
ISBN # 0-937505-16-1
Looseleaf, unbound, 61pages, contents are alphabetised
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$8.00
$4.00
Landowners on the 1897 (Wall) Map of Carroll County, Indiana
Transcription by Ann, Conrad and Cheryl Burton, 1993
ISBN # 0-937505-09-9
Original map was compiled and drawn by J. D. Rauch, C. E., and was
available at the Carroll County Museum, Delphi, IN in 1993
88 pages, which contain reprints of township maps for reference, indexed
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$8.00
$4.00
Van Buren County, Michigan 1880 Federal Census Index
Published by Glyndwr Resources, 1995
ISBN # 0-937505-14-5
160 pages
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$5.00
$4.00
Fragmenta Genealogica
154 pages, includes an index
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$8.00
$4.00
Berrien County, Michigan 1880 Federal Census Index
Published by Glyndwr Resources, 1995
ISBN # 0-937505-12-9
189 pages
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$5.00
$4.00
Soil Survey of Van Buren County, Michigan
By Robert Wildermuth and J. A. Kerr, U. S. Dept. of Agriculture and F. W.
Trull and J. W. Stack of the Michigan Agriculture Experiment Station
Published by Washington Government Printing Office, 1926
Softcover, 41 pages, including maps
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