Place:Lapeer, Michigan, United States

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NameLapeer
Alt namesLapeersource: Getty Vocabulary Program
TypeCounty
Coordinates43.133°N 83.233°W
Located inMichigan, United States     (1822 - )
See alsoOakland, 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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Lapeer County is a county in the U.S. state of Michigan. As of the 2010 census, the population was 88,319. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, it is part of Metro Detroit, but is also considered part of the Metro Flint area. The county seat is Lapeer. The county was created on September 18, 1822, and was fully organized on February 2, 1835. The name is an anglicization of the French la pierre, which means "flint" or "flint stone." List of Michigan county name etymologies.

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Timeline

Date Event Source
1822 County formed Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1831 Marriage records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1835 Court records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1835 Land records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1838 Probate records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1840 First census Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1860 No significant boundary changes after this year Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1867 Birth 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
1840 4,265
1850 7,029
1860 14,754
1870 21,345
1880 30,138
1890 29,213
1900 27,641
1910 26,033
1920 25,782
1930 28,348
1940 32,116
1950 35,794
1960 41,926
1970 52,317
1980 70,038
1990 74,768

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External links

www.rootsweb.com/~milapeer


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