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Martin Flasher (1825 - 1897)

Martin was the spouse of Jane Rust Flasher and the father of the following children: George, Mary Ellen, John, Nancy Jane, Edwin, Albert, Amos, and Willie.Burial data from the index of Headstones Provi...


Capt John Murdock (1838 - 1913)

"Jack Jordan"

Obituary from Clinton Daily Advertiser, Monday November 24, 1913: Captain Jordan Buried Today Remains Laid to Rest in Elmwood This Afternoon In 1850 they came to Michigan. Mr. Jordan bought the h...


Milton Sawyer (1805 - 1884)

Milton was the son of Susannah Hall and Caleb Sawyer.Milton married Keziah Ingalls, the daughter of Jonathan and Abigail Ingalls, in Bristol, New Hampshire, on the 8th day of June, 1832, Rev. Walter Sl...


John James Downey (1843 - d.)

Superintendent of the Detroit Police Force


George Japhet Leighton (1836 - 1863)

Residence: (1850 — Age: 14) Sodus, Wayne, New York, USA* Military: (19 Aug 1861 — Age: 25) Fort Wayne, Michigan* Residence: Eaton Rapids, Eaton, Michigan, USA* Burial: Springport, Jackson...


Lyndes Garey (1826 - 1895)

CW Co A 28th Mich Inf Residence: (1850 — Age: 24) Homer, Calhoun, Michigan, USA Residence: (1860 — Age: 34) Litchfield, Hillsdale, Michigan, USA Military: (29 Aug 1864 — Ag...


Dallas Hogle (1845 - 1862)

Dallas Hogle heard the call of his Country and set out to serve it during the Civil War. His Brother Gilbert Bruce Hogle was wounded twice in Battles before December of 1862 and was discharged. You can...


Edward Bicknell Hopkins (1842 - 1903)

He was, in the civil war, a private in Co. F, 11th Mich. Inf'y. No children. Residence, Hudson, Mich. THE GROTON AVERY CLAN, Vol. I, by Elroy McKendree Avery and Catherine Hitchcock (Tilden) Avery, C...


William Creevy (1832 - 1895)

Battle Unit Name:6th Regiment, Michigan Cavalry Side:Union Company:C Soldier's Rank In:Second Lieutenant Soldier's Rank Out:Captain Alternate name: Film Number:M545 ROLL 10


Edwin Buchanan (1837 - 1905)

Edwin Buchanan enlisted in Co.B,3rd Michigan Inf. on May 13,1861.He was discharged for disability at Camp Pitcher,Va.on Feb.12,1862.He later served in the 1st USSS


John Louis Riegle (1840 - 1927)

Civil War Vet: Fifer, 24 Michigan Infantry, Co. H * Residence: (1880 — Age: 40) Richfield, Genesee, Michigan, United States* Residence: (1900 — Age: 60) Richfield, Genesee, Michigan* Resi...


Doctor Willard Bliss MD (1825 - 1889)

Note: his first name was "Doctor" Doctor Willard Bliss MD (August 18, 1825 – February 21, 1889) was an American physician and expert in ballistic trauma, who treated James A. Garfield after ...


Abraham Frick (1840 - 1919)

Son of John L. and Catharine Switzer Frick..fought in the civil war as a private with the G 2nd Michigan Infantry..He was married to Diana Hewey.Abraham also had fought under E 78 NY Infantry by Diana ...


Gaining a good education in the public and private schools of Michigan, our subject afterward taught school for a few terms, and then entered the Ann Arbor High School, from which he was graduated. In ...


Allen Lockhart, Jr. (1836 - 1902)

"ALLEN 4 LOCKHART-Allen3 Lockhart's 13th"


Gen. John Lincoln Clem Sr., (U.S.A.) (1851 - 1937)

"The Little Drummer Boy of Chickamauga"

John Lincoln Clem (August 13, 1851 – May 13, 1937) was a United States Army general who served as a drummer boy in the Union Army in the American Civil War. He gained fame for his bravery on t...


Served as Major, 1st Michigan Infantry (3 months) at the First Battle of Bull Run and as Captain of Battery D, 1st Michigan Light Artillery during the Civil War.


Marvin Emory Avery (1840 - 1864)

He belonged to 6th Mich. Mounted Rifles; killed in battle near Richmond, in 1864; unmarried. THE GROTON AVERY CLAN, Vol. I, by Elroy McKendree Avery and Catherine Hitchcock (Tilden) Avery, Cleveland,...


William Benjamin Avery (1840 - 1914)

THE GROTON AVERY CLAN, Vol. I, by Elroy McKendree Avery and Catherine Hitchcock (Tilden) Avery, Cleveland, 1912. p. 538 _____ William B. Avery was a Civil War Veteran 1st Michigan Infantry Compan...


John Baptist Leiby MP (1836 - 1922)

"John B. Lieby"

[ ] '''John B. Leiby (Libey)''' Military service: American Civil War Union side Company I [ ] 1st Michigan Infantry ( note: there were 2 1st Michigan Infantry units. One Unit served 3 months, the S...


Frederick Alber, PVT (1838 - 1913)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private Frederick Alber, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 12 M...


Federal (USV) Captain Frederick William Swift (1831 - 1916) Home State: Michigan Command Billet: Company Officer Branch of Service: Infantry Unit: 17th Michigan Infantry Before the Antietam Campaig...


William Herbert Withington Birth: Feb. 1, 1835 Dorchester Suffolk County Massachusetts, USA Death: Jun. 27, 1903 Civil War Union Brevet Brigadier General, Medal of Honor Recipient. Medal of Hon...


Israel Bush Richardson (December 26, 1815 – November 3, 1862) was a United States Army officer during the Mexican-American War and American Civil War, where he was a major general in the U...


Clement Charles Hutton (1820 - 1862)

private in Michigan 2nd Cavalry Regiment, Company M Union Army


Conrad Lannon MP (1847 - 1908)

"Conrad Leonnon (1900 Census)", "Connard Lennon at death"

a.k.a.= Connrad Lennon, Conrad Leonnan note: The mother of Conrad, is listed as being born in France and Conrad`s father as having been born in England. Military service: American Civil War. Co...


John Avery, Congressman (1824 - 1914)

US Congressman. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War. Elected to represent Michigan's 11th District in the United States House of Representatives, serving from 1893 to 1897. Also served as a M...


Alden Buttrick was born Dec 25, 1831, died June 3, 1863, and buried [reinterred in] Arlington National Cemetery. He fought with John Brown in Kansas and in the Civil War was a private, Co. H, 1st Michi...


Clarence Nye McCoy (1843 - 1914)

Clarence was the third of six children, born to George W. McCoy and Harriet Nye, who lived in Cedar County Iowa. (His parents were then divorced "about" 1852). Clarence N. McCoy, age 19, of Niles, Be...


Elroy McKendree Avery (1844 - 1935)

Elroy M. Avery Biographical Sketch _____ Elroy Avery was an author, historian, lecturer, scientist and educator. He was born in Erie, Monroe County, Michigan to Caspar H. and Dorothy Putnam. When h...


Homopathic Doctor- Did not receive Medical Degree from a recognized Medical School. Military Service: Enlisted 12/08/1861 in the Union Army, Civil War United States, Company B, 10th Michigan Infant...