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[Edmunds, Dwight], comp. Origins: The Name-Origin and History of Over 300 Past and Present Southwestern Michigan Communities, Townships, Counties, Lakes, Rivers, Creeks, Roads, Woods, and Parks. [Benton Harbor, MI:] Farmers and Merchants State Bank, [1976].

Fuller, George N. Historic Michigan, Land of the Great Lakes: Its Life, Resources, Industries, People, Politics, Government, Ward, Institutions, Achievements, the Press, Schools and Churches, Legendary and Prehistoric Lore. Dayton, OH: National Historical Association, Inc., [1924- 1928].

Historical Michigan Courthouses. Historical Activities Committee of the National Society of Colonial Dames of America in the State of Michigan, 1966.

Michigan Dept. of State. History of Michigan Counties. Lansing, MI: Department of State, 1968.

Michigan Gazetteer. Wilmington, DE: American Historical Publications, Inc., 1991.

Michigan Pioneer and Historical Collections. Lansing, MI: 1874-1906. 30 Volumes.

Quaife, Milo Milton. Condensed Historical Sketches for Each of Michigan's Counties. Detroit, MI: J.L. Hudson Co., [1940].

Romig, Walter. Michigan Place Names: the History of the Founding and the Naming of More than Five Thousand Past and Present Michigan Communities. Grosse Pointe, MI: Walter Romig, [197-].

Welch, Richard W. County Evolution in Michigan, 1790-1897. Lansing, MI: Michigan Department of Education, State Library Services, 1972.