Availabile only on the public computers in the Redford Library
Genealogy research product that provides access to more than 2 billion names, more than 3,000 databases, primary source documents and images and a variety of genealogical research features, with new resources added daily.
*Available through Redford Township District Library
Bibliographic citations only -- no full text. Biography and Genealogy Master Index (BGMI) indexes current, readily available reference sources, as well as the most important retrospective works that cover individuals, both living and deceased, from every field of activity and from all areas of the world.
*Available through funding from the State of Michigan
Full text articles. The Redford Township Local History Archives is an ongoing project started by the Redford Township District Library to preserve, digitize and share local historical materials. This digitization project provides a searchable archive database that can be used by anyone in the world.
The Redford Township Historical Commission is located at 12895 Berwyn, Redford, MI 48239 (south of I-96 Service Drive, west of Beech Daly beside the Thurston High School baseball field). Regular hours are Wednesdays, 3 to 7 pm and first and third Saturdays, 12 to 3 pm. The Historical Commission may be reached at 313.387.2577.
Family and local history records courtesy of the Archives of Michigan. Find death records, state census records, records about Michigan and the Civil War, and great Michigan history resources for kids and their teachers.