Archives of four local newspapers covering Frankenmuth and neighboring Tuscola County have been digitized and are available online for free. If your ancestors resided in Tuscola County, don’t overlook the Mayville Monitor and Cass City papers.
Cass City Chronicle and Cass City Enterprise Archives (beginning 1881)
Frankenmuth News Archives (beginning 1906)
Mayville Monitor Archives (beginning 1884)
It’s worth mentioning that all three digital archives are sponsored by local libraries.