“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
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Historical Markers in Gaylord, Michigan

Clickable Map of Otsego County, Michigan and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil;; J.J.Prats/dc:title> Otsego County, MI (5) Antrim County, MI (9) Charlevoix County, MI (16) Cheboygan County, MI (63) Crawford County, MI (8) Kalkaska County, MI (8) Montmorency County, MI (4) Oscoda County, MI (4)  OtsegoCounty(5) Otsego County (5)  AntrimCounty(9) Antrim County (9)  CharlevoixCounty(16) Charlevoix County (16)  CheboyganCounty(63) Cheboygan County (63)  CrawfordCounty(8) Crawford County (8)  KalkaskaCounty(8) Kalkaska County (8)  MontmorencyCounty(4) Montmorency County (4)  OscodaCounty(4) Oscoda County (4)
Gaylord is the county seat for Otsego County
Gaylord is in Otsego County
      Otsego County (5)  
      Antrim County (9)  
      Charlevoix County (16)  
      Cheboygan County (63)  
      Crawford County (8)  
      Kalkaska County (8)  
      Montmorency County (4)  
      Oscoda County (4)  
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1Michigan (Otsego County), Gaylord — 35 — Elk, Oil and the EnvironmentMichigan Legal Milestone
During the 1970s, the Pigeon River Country State Forest—home to the only substantial wild elk herd east of the Mississippi River—was the scene of one of the longest, most controversial environmental battles in Michigan history. As the . . . Map (db m116891) HM
2Michigan (Otsego County), Gaylord — L1635 — First Congregational Church
The First Congregational Church is the oldest congregation in Gaylord. In 1874 the Reverend James McKay founded it as a mission church with twenty-one members. It was officially organized three years later. In 1878 the Reverend Abram Van Auken . . . Map (db m33351) HM
3Michigan (Otsego County), Gaylord — Gaylord, Michigan
Settled in the year 1874 by the Jackson, Lansing & Saginaw Railroad, the new community was named for Augustine Smith Gaylord, an attorney for the railroad. Born in Jefferson, Ohio in 1831, he started the Saginaw Public School System in 1851. He . . . Map (db m33369) HM
4Michigan (Otsego County), Gaylord — 219 — Otsego County
First named Okkuddo when it was set off in 1840, this county was renamed Otsego in 1843 after a New York county and lake of that name. It is said to mean "clear water." Settlement did not begin until the late 1860's when lumbering was started. . . . Map (db m33370) HM
5Michigan (Otsego County), Gaylord — 2149 — St. Mary's Catholic Church
Side A St. Mary's Church began as a mission of the Catholic diocese of Grand Rapids. The first church was built around 1884. The parish grew to become a predominantly Polish congregation while under the pastorate of Father Casimir Skory . . . Map (db m33374) HM
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Dec. 4, 2022