Grand Traverse County MI

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Grand Traverse County, Michigan

Grand Traverse County is located in the state of Michigan. The county was formed on April 7, 1851. The name of the county was derived from a French phrase meaning “long crossing”, and the county is so named because it is situated at the Grand Traverse Bay. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a population of approximately 86,986 people and a total area of 601 square miles, of which 137 square miles is water and 464 square miles is land. Grand Traverse County borders the following counties: Antrim County to the northeast, Kalkaska County to the east, Wexford County to the south, Benzie County to the west, Leelanau County to the northwest, and Manistee County to the southwest.

The Grand Traverse County Clerk is elected for a 4-year term and is responsible for recording and maintaining all public records in the county. Some of the records maintained by the office of the clerk include but are not limited to vital records (birth records, marriage records, and death records), military discharge papers, assumed names, and co-partnerships. The office also is responsible for  issuing and filing marriage licenses. In addition, the office of the clerk processes concealed pistol licenses, notary bonds, and veteran’s peddler permits.

Records maintained by the office of the clerk can be accessed by doing a background check online or by visiting the office of the clerk in person. To do a public records search online, you will have to visit the Grand Traverse County Clerk Website.  When obtaining records in person, you will be required to present a written request to the clerk’s office. The request should contain as much detailed information as possible relating to the records you wish to find.  The fee schedule is the same as when obtaining public records online. Below is the physical address of the Grand Traverse County Clerk:

Governmental Center

400 Boardman Avenue

Traverse City, Michigan 49684

Phone number: 231-922-4700

Office hours: Monday to Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Grand Traverse, MI Genealogy and Ancestry Records
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, USA Counties Data File Downloads
Total Ancestries Reported 2005-2009112,884
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - United States or American - 2005-20095,190
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Arab - 2005-2009133
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - British - 2005-2009435
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Czech - 2005-20091,472
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Danish - 2005-2009715
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Dutch - 2005-20094,508
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - English - 2005-200912,723
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - European - 2005-2009968
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - French (except Basque) - 2005-20096,853
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - French Canadian - 2005-20092,280
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - German - 2005-200927,782
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Greek - 2005-2009402
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Hungarian - 2005-2009619
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Irish - 2005-200912,797
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Italian - 2005-20093,524
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Lithuanian - 2005-2009251
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Norwegian - 2005-20091,760
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Polish - 2005-20098,007
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Portuguese - 2005-200921
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Russian - 2005-2009449
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Scotch-Irish - 2005-20091,993
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Scottish - 2005-20093,272
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Slovak - 2005-200981
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Subsaharan African - 2005-2009531
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Swedish - 2005-20092,775
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Swiss - 2005-2009306
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Ukrainian - 2005-2009372
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Welsh - 2005-2009636
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) - 2005-200923
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Other Groups - 2005-20097,878

Grand Traverse County Clerk’s Office

Address: 400 Boardman Ave, Traverse City, MI 49684, United States
Phone: 231-922-4760

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