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Who we are

Then and Now Genealogical Library of Allegan County is a non-profit organization of dedicated people whose mission is collecting and preserving the historical and genealogical records of Allegan County. We are continuously searching for and adding information that documents the people and the places in Allegan County.

Where we are located

Then and Now
1807 142nd Ave
Dorr, MI. 49323


Open year round
Wednesdays 1-5pm
Saturdays 10-3pm

How to Contact us

By Phone - (616) 681-0333
By Mailing - P. O. Box 389 Dorr, MI 49323
By E-mail - Then and Now


Copes $ .20 each
Scans/e-mail $5.00
Obituary Copy $5.00
Research $15.00 per hour

Our Collection

Our collection includes extensive holdings of local newspapers, obituary files, cemetery records, family histories and genealogies, local census records, photographs, postcards,historic maps and much more. To few the list of some of our holdings, follow this link Library Collection .


A brochure is available for download if you are interested in membership, renewing your membership, volunteering, donating to our society or ordering publications.

Bradley School Photo

This is a photo of Bradley School in Wayland Twp. We have no date or I.D.'s and are asking for help from anyone that may have information about this picture. If you can help with the identification or date of this photo, please e-mail Then and Now

Bradley School Photo
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Favorite Links

West Michigan Genealogical Society
Allegan Public Library
Otsego Historical Society
VanBuren Historical Society

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