Place:Huron, Michigan, United States

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NameHuron
Alt namesHuronsource: Getty Vocabulary Program
TypeCounty
Coordinates43.867°N 83.033°W
Located inMichigan, United States     (1840 - )
See alsoSaginaw, Michigan, United StatesParent county (source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990)
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog


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Huron County is a county in the U.S. state of Michigan. As of the 2010 census, the population was 33,118. The county seat is Bad Axe. Huron County is located at the northern tip of the Thumb, which in turn is a sub region of the Flint/Tri-Cities. It is surrounded on three sides by water – Saginaw Bay and Lake Huron and has over of shoreline, from White Rock on Lake Huron to Sebewaing on the Saginaw Bay. Huron County's most important industry is agriculture, as with most of the other Thumb counties. Huron County enjoys seasonal tourism from large cities such as Detroit, Flint, and Saginaw. It is the home of Exelon Wind's Harvest 1 Wind Project.

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Timeline

Date Event Source
1837 Land records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1840 County formed Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1850 First census Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1850 No significant boundary changes after this year Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1861 Probate records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1867 Birth records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1867 Court records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1867 Marriage records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources

Population History

source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
Census Year Population
1850 210
1860 3,165
1870 9,049
1880 20,089
1890 28,545
1900 34,162
1910 34,758
1920 32,786
1930 31,132
1940 32,584
1950 33,149
1960 34,006
1970 34,083
1980 36,459
1990 34,951

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External links

www.rootsweb.com/~mihuron/


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