• January 1, 2017

On the 5th of January each year, the Almont Community Historical Society will celebrate the registration with the State of Michigan of the change of...

  • December 1, 2016

On December 15, 1845, at a meeting held at the schoolhouse, Daniel Black, Dock Strowbridge, Sam Rogers, Oliver Bristol, James Andrus, C, A. Shaw, Mathew...

  • November 1, 2016

Beriah Howard was born June 26, 1758 in Sturbridge, Massachusetts to Benjamin Howard (1727-1794) and Hannah Briggs Howard (1698-1776).  He was the second son and fourth child of thirteen children. 

  • October 1, 2016

James Deneen was the first settler in what would become Almont Township in Lapeer County.  He was born on July 26, 1794 in Bedford, Pennsylvania. ...

  • September 1, 2016

Lee HartWay All-League football, basketball and baseball All-County and All-State football Larry Kersten All-League football and basketball All-County and All-State football and basketball Most points...

  • August 1, 2016

 Negotiations to bring the DUR electric railway to Almont occurred in 1912 or 1913.  The community committed to raise funds to cover some of the...

  • July 1, 2016

George came to Almont in 1878 and lived on a farm west of the village.  A few years later the family would move into the...

  • June 1, 2016

Horatio Sawyer Earle was born on February 14, 1855 in Mt. Holly, Vermont.  He came to Michigan in 1888 and worked as an agricultural implement...

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