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Manistee County, Michigan

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The county was set off in 1840 and organized in 1855. The name "Manistee" is from an Ojibwe word first applied to the principal river of the county. The derivation is not certain, but it may be from ministigweyaa, "river with islands at its mouth".

Adjacent Counties

Villages, Townships & Communities

Arcadia | Bear Lake | Brethren | Brown | Cleon | Copemish | Dickson | East Lake | Filer City | Kaleva | Manistee (County Seat) | Maple Grove | Marilla | Norman | Norwalk | Oak Hill | Onekama | Parkdale | Pierport | Pleasanton | Springdale | Stronach | Wellston



Manistee National Forest (part)

Nat'l Reg. of Hist. Places