Michigan Biographical Index

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a_arwp     Romig, Walter     Michigan Place Names   1986. [8,342] 6 Nov 2005 Purchase Info

a_bmas     Michigan Art Company     Men of Michigan; a collection of the portraits of men prominent in business and professional life in Michigan   1904. Index by Alonzo J. Sherman, Huron Shore Genealogical Society, Oscoda, MI, 1995. [1,475] 24 Nov 2008 Purchase Info

a_bscu    Symon, Charles     U-People: Some Contributions from the Upper Peninsula of Michigan   1987. [497] 25 Jun 2005 Purchase Info

a_e40b     Washington, D.C.     A Census of Pensioners for Revolutionary or Military Services [Michigan ONLY]   1841. [144] 1 Apr 2005 Available OnLine Purchase Info

a_e831-a_e835     Jackson, James N.     List of pensioners on the Roll, January 1, 1883.   Heritage Quest® by AGLL, inc. 1998. [285,269] 16 Feb 2005

a_e90d     Dilts, Bryan Lee     Michigan 1890 Census Index of Civil War Veterans or Their Widows.   Heritage Quest; 2nd edition: 2001. [66,684] 20 Feb 2005 Purchase Info

a_e94c     GCCHS     United States Civil War Soldiers Living in Michigan in 1894.   1988. [41,235] 30 Jan 2005 Purchase Info

a_hbf4     Bald, F. Clever     Michigan in Four Centuries   1954. [1,391] 19 Jul 2005 Purchase Info

a_hfgl     Fuller, George N.     Local Histories of Several Michigan Counties   National Historical Association. n.d. Index by Ruth Thurlby, Michigan State Library, Lansing, MI, 1975. [4,263] 1 Jul 2005

a_hmbb     Massie, Larry B.     Birchbark Belles: Women on the Michigan Frontier   1993. [759] 23 Oct 2006 Purchase Info

a_hmct     Massie, Larry B.     Copper Trails and Iron Rails: More Voyages Into Michigan's Past   1989. [512] 23 Oct 2006 Purchase Info

a_hmpb     Massie, Larry B.     Pig Boats and River Hogs: Further Voyages into Michigan's Past   1990. [546] 23 Oct 2006 Purchase Info

a_hmpt     Massie, Larry B.     Potawatomi Tears and Petticoat Pioneers: More of the Romance of Michigan's Past   1992. [534] 23 Oct 2006 Purchase Info

a_hmrp     Massie, Larry B.     On the Road to Michigan's Past   1995. [610] 23 Oct 2006 Purchase Info

a_hmvp     Massie, Larry B.     Voyages Into Michigan's Past   1988. [540] 23 Oct 2006 Purchase Info

a_hmwp     Massie, Larry B.     White Pine Whispers   1998. [689] 23 Oct 2006 Purchase Info

a_hsah     Sawyer, Alvah L.     A History of the Northern Peninsula of Michigan   1911. Index by Ruth Robbins Monteith, Iron Mountain, Michigan Chapter, D.A.R., 1950. [16,440] 25 Jun 2005 Available OnLine   Purchase Info

a_hwhh     Western Historical Co.     History of the Upper Peninsula of Michigan   1883. Index by Gladys Moore Reeve, Library of Michigan, 1983. [11,437] 17 Apr 2005 Available OnLine


a_hwhm     Western Historical Co.     Memorial Record of the Northern Peninsula of Michigan   1895. Index by Alice Thompson, Lansing, Michigan Chapter, D.A.R., 1970. [6,504] 29 Apr 2005 Available OnLine   Purchase Info

a_jhhh     Hobart, Henry     Copper Country Journal: the Diary of Schoolmaster Henry Hobart, 1863-1864   1991. [828] 27 Jun 2005 Purchase Info

a_m01b     Brown, Geo. H.     Record of Service of Michigan Volunteers in the Civil War, 1861-1865.   vol 1. 1903. [2,065] 28 May 2003 Purchase Info Available OnLine  

a_m02b     Brown, Geo. H.     Record of Service of Michigan Volunteers in the Civil War, 1861-1865.   vol 2. 1903. [2,116] 28 May 2003 Purchase Info Available OnLine  

a_m03b     Brown, Geo. H.     Record of Service of Michigan Volunteers in the Civil War, 1861-1865.   vol 3. 1903. [3,044] 28 May 2003 Purchase Info Available OnLine  

a_m04b     Brown, Geo. H.     Record of Service of Michigan Volunteers in the Civil War, 1861-1865.   vol 4. 1903. [1,544] 28 May 2003 Purchase Info Available OnLine  

a_m04r     No Author     27th annual reunion of the Old Fourth Michigan Infantry, June 20, 1899, Jonesville, MI.   No Publisher.     1899. [15] 14 Jun 2003

a_m04w     Bertera, Martin     The 4th Michigan Volunteer Infantry at Gettysburg: The Battle for the Wheatfield.   1997. [1,597] 24 Feb 2004 Purchase Info

a_m05b     Brown, Geo. H.     Record of Service of Michigan Volunteers in the Civil War, 1861-1865.   vol 5. 1903. [1,920] 28 May 2003 Purchase Info Available OnLine  

a_m06b     Brown, Geo. H.     Record of Service of Michigan Volunteers in the Civil War, 1861-1865.   vol 6. 1903. [2,332] 28 May 2003 Available OnLine  

a_m06c     Bacon, Edward     Among the Cotton Thieves [Sixth Michigan Volunteers].   1993. [1.803] 11 Apr 2010 Purchase Info

a_m07b     Brown, Geo. H.     Record of Service of Michigan Volunteers in the Civil War, 1861-1865.   vol 7. 1903. [1,530] 28 May 2003 Available OnLine  

a_m07t     Townshend, David G.     The Seventh Michigan Volunteer Infantry: The Gallant Men and the Flag in the Civil War.   1867. [1,803] 15 Apr 2010 Purchase Info

a_m08b     Brown, Geo. H.     Record of Service of Michigan Volunteers in the Civil War, 1861-1865.   vol 8. 1903. [1,964] 28 May 2003 Purchase Info Available OnLine  

a_m09b     Brown, Geo. H.     Record of Service of Michigan Volunteers in the Civil War, 1861-1865.   vol 9. 1903. [2,241] 28 May 2003 Purchase Info Available OnLine  

a_m09c     Bennett, Charles W.     Historical Sketches of the Ninth Michigan Infantry: Four Years Campaigning in the Army of the Cumberland 1913. [2,241] 28 May 2003 Purchase Info

a_m10b     Brown, Geo. H.     Record of Service of Michigan Volunteers in the Civil War, 1861-1865.   vol 10. 1903. [963] 23 Apr 2010 Purchase Info Available OnLine  

a_m10h     Hewes, Fletcher W.     The History of the Tenth Regiment, Michigan Volunteer Infantry.   1864. [1,824] 19 Jan 2007 Purchase Info

a_m11b     Brown, Geo. H.     Record of Service of Michigan Volunteers in the Civil War, 1861-1865.   vol 11. 1903. [2,627] 28 May 2003 Purchase Info Available OnLine  

a_m11t     Thornton, Leland W.     When Gallantry Was Commonplace: the History of the Michigan Eleventh Volunteer Infantry.   1991. [COMING SOON] May 2010 Purchase Info

a_m12b     Brown, Geo. H.     Record of Service of Michigan Volunteers in the Civil War, 1861-1865.   vol 12. 1903. [2,617] 28 May 2003 Available OnLine  

a_m13b     Brown, Geo. H.     Record of Service of Michigan Volunteers in the Civil War, 1861-1865.   vol 13. 1903. [2,281] 28 May 2003 Available OnLine  

a_m14b     Brown, Geo. H.     Record of Service of Michigan Volunteers in the Civil War, 1861-1865.   vol 14. 1903. [1,913] 28 May 2003 Available OnLine  

a_m15b     Brown, Geo. H.     Record of Service of Michigan Volunteers in the Civil War, 1861-1865.   vol 15. 1903. [3,152] 28 May 2003 Available OnLine  

a_m16b     Brown, Geo. H.     Record of Service of Michigan Volunteers in the Civil War, 1861-1865.   vol 16. 1903. Purchase Info Available OnLine   [2,949] 28 May 2003

a_m17b     Brown, Geo. H.     Record of Service of Michigan Volunteers in the Civil War, 1861-1865.   vol 17. 1903. [1,458] 28 May 2003 Purchase Info Available OnLine  

a_m17n     Broadside     Normal Company E, 17 Regiment, Michigan Volunteers.   No publisher: 189?. [138] 9 Oct 2004

a_m17r     United States Army.     Roster of Seventeenth Regiment, Michigan Infantry Association.   1901. [1,167] 28 May 2003

a_m18b     Brown, Geo. H.     Record of Service of Michigan Volunteers in the Civil War, 1861-1865.   vol 18. 1903. [1,493] 28 May 2003 Available OnLine  

a_m19a     Anderson, William M.     They Died to Make Men Free; A History of the 19th Michigan Infantry in the Civil War.   1994. [1,992] 27 Feb 2007 Purchase Info

a_m19b     Brown, Geo. H.     Record of Service of Michigan Volunteers in the Civil War, 1861-1865.   vol 19. 1903. [1,337] 28 May 2003 Purchase Info Available OnLine  

a_m20b     Brown, Geo. H.     Record of Service of Michigan Volunteers in the Civil War, 1861-1865.   vol 20. 1903. [1,211] 28 May 2003 Purchase Info Available OnLine  

a_m21b     Brown, Geo. H.     Record of Service of Michigan Volunteers in the Civil War, 1861-1865.   vol 21. 1903. [1,713] 28 May 2003 Available OnLine  

a_m22b     Brown, Geo. H.     Record of Service of Michigan Volunteers in the Civil War, 1861-1865.   vol 22. 1903. [2,063] 28 May 2003 Purchase Info Available OnLine  

a_m23b     Brown, Geo. H.     Record of Service of Michigan Volunteers in the Civil War, 1861-1865.   vol 23. 1903. [1,677] 28 May 2003 Purchase Info Available OnLine  

a_m24b     Brown, Geo. H.     Record of Service of Michigan Volunteers in the Civil War, 1861-1865.   vol 24. 1903. [2,423] 28 May 2003 Available OnLine  

a_m24c     Curtis, O. B.     History of the Twenty-Fourth Michigan of the Iron Brigade. 1988. [5,182] 6 Jul 2003 Purchase Info

a_m24h     Herdegen, Lance J.     Those Damn Black Hats! The Iron Brigade. 2008. [1,355] 18 Mar 2009 Purchase Info

a_m24n     Nolan, Alan T.     The Iron Brigade, A Military History.   1994. [711] 6 Jul 2003 Purchase Info

a_m25b     Brown, Geo. H.     Record of Service of Michigan Volunteers in the Civil War, 1861-1865.   vol 25. 1903. [1,099] 28 May 2003 Purchase Info Available OnLine  

a_m26b     Brown, Geo. H.     Record of Service of Michigan Volunteers in the Civil War, 1861-1865.   vol 26. 1903. [1,167] 28 May 2003 Purchase Info Available OnLine  

a_m27b     Brown, Geo. H.     Record of Service of Michigan Volunteers in the Civil War, 1861-1865.   vol 27. 1903. [2,159] 28 May 2003 Purchase Info Available OnLine  

a_m28b     Brown, Geo. H.     Record of Service of Michigan Volunteers in the Civil War, 1861-1865.   vol 28. 1903. [1,063] 28 May 2003 Available OnLine  

a_m29b     Brown, Geo. H.     Record of Service of Michigan Volunteers in the Civil War, 1861-1865.   vol 29. 1903. [1,353] 28 May 2003 Available OnLine  

a_m30b     Brown, Geo. H.     Record of Service of Michigan Volunteers in the Civil War, 1861-1865.   vol 30. 1903. [1,142] 28 May 2003 Available OnLine  

a_m31b     Brown, Geo. H.     Record of Service of Michigan Volunteers in the Civil War, 1861-1865.   vol 31. 1903. [2,972] 28 May 2003 Available OnLine  

a_m32b     Brown, Geo. H.     Record of Service of Michigan Volunteers in the Civil War, 1861-1865.   vol 32. 1903. [2,383] 28 May 2003 Purchase Info Available OnLine  

a_m33b     Brown, Geo. H.     Record of Service of Michigan Volunteers in the Civil War, 1861-1865.   vol 33. 1903. [2,421] 28 May 2003 Purchase Info Available OnLine  

a_m34b     Brown, Geo. H.     Record of Service of Michigan Volunteers in the Civil War, 1861-1865.   vol 34. 1903. [2,226] 28 May 2003 Available OnLine  

a_m35b     Brown, Geo. H.     Record of Service of Michigan Volunteers in the Civil War, 1861-1865.   vol 35. 1903. [2,060] 28 May 2003 Available OnLine  

a_m36b     Brown, Geo. H.     Record of Service of Michigan Volunteers in the Civil War, 1861-1865.   vol 36. 1903. [2,295] 28 May 2003 Available OnLine  

a_m37b     Brown, Geo. H.     Record of Service of Michigan Volunteers in the Civil War, 1861-1865.   vol 37. 1903. [1,953] 28 May 2003 Available OnLine  

a_m37l     Longacre, Edward G.     Custer and his Wolverines: The Michigan Cavalry Brigade 1861-1865.   1997. [683] 12 Jul 2003 Available OnLine  

a_m37s     Kidd, James Harvey     At Custer's Side: The Civil War Writings of James Harvey Kidd.   2001. [193] 24 Jul 2003 Purchase Info

a_m37w     Isham, Asa B.     Seventh Michigan Cavalry of Custer's Wolverine Brigade.   2003. [544] 24 Jul 2003 Purchase Info

a_m38b     Brown, Geo. H.     Record of Service of Michigan Volunteers in the Civil War, 1861-1865.   vol 38. 1903. [2,370] 28 May 2003 Available OnLine  

a_m39b     Brown, Geo. H.     Record of Service of Michigan Volunteers in the Civil War, 1861-1865.   vol 39. 1903. [1,606] 28 May 2003 Available OnLine  

a_m40b     Brown, Geo. H.     Record of Service of Michigan Volunteers in the Civil War, 1861-1865.   vol 40. 1903. [1,997] 28 May 2003 40 Purchase Info Available OnLine  

a_m41b     Brown, Geo. H.     Record of Service of Michigan Volunteers in the Civil War, 1861-1865.   vol 41. 1903. [1,497] 28 May 2003 Purchase Info Available OnLine  

a_m42b     Brown, Geo. H.     Record of Service of Michigan Volunteers in the Civil War, 1861-1865.   vol 42. 1903. [4,006] 28 May 2003 Available OnLine  

a_m43b     Brown, Geo. H.     Record of Service of Michigan Volunteers in the Civil War, 1861-1865.   vol 43. 1903. Purchase Info [3,109] 28 May 2003

a_m43h     Hoffman, Mark     "My Brave Mechanics" the First Michigan Engineers.  : 2007. [1,793] 18 Mar 2009 Purchase Info

a_m44b     Brown, Geo. H.     Record of Service of Michigan Volunteers in the Civil War, 1861-1865.   vol 44. 1903. [2,310] 28 May 2003 Available OnLine  

a_m44g     Gates, Samuel K.     Civil War diary of a member of the Michigan Sharpshooters.   No publisher: 1864. [41] 16 Aug 2004

a_m44h     Herek, Raymond J.     These Men Have Seen Hard Service: The First Michigan Sharpshooters in the Civil War.   1998. [4,133] 15 Sep 2003 Purchase Info

a_m45b     Brown, Geo. H.     Record of Service of Michigan Volunteers in the Civil War, 1861-1865.   vol 45. 1903. [3,869] 28 May 2003 Available OnLine  

a_m46a     Anderson, David D.     Lieutenant William E. Sleight and the 102nd Regiment, U. S. Colored Infantry in the Civil War.   2003. [123] 21 Dec 2007

a_m46b     Brown, Geo. H.     Record of Service of Michigan Volunteers in the Civil War, 1861-1865.   vol 46. 1903. [1,938] 28 May 2003 Available OnLine  

a_m46s     Smith, Michael O.     The First Michigan Colored Infantry: A Black Regiment in the Civil War.   Thesis (M.A.): Wayne State University.     1987. [211] 18 Apr 2004

a_m73a     Michigan Adjutant General's Office     Report of the Adjutant General of the State of Michigan for the years 1873-1874.   1874. [437] 3 Jul 2007

a_mbgm     May, George S.     Michigan Civil War Monuments.   1965. [222] 7 Apr 2004 Purchase Info

a_mbjy     Yzenbaard, John H.     The Tri-State Soldiers' and Sailors' Encampments, 1889-1918.   1966. [40] 7 Apr 2004 Purchase Info

a_mbmm     Millbrook, Minnie (Dubbs)     Twice Told Tales of Michigan and Her Soldiers in the Civil War.   1966. [191] 7 Apr 2004

a_mbmv     Millbrook, Minnie (Dubbs)     A Study in Valor: Michigan Medal of Honor Winners [sic] in the Civil War.   1966. [457] 7 Apr 2004 Purchase Info

a_mbmw     McCune, Julia     Mary Austin Wallace: Her Diary, 1862; a Michigan Soldier's Wife Runs Their Farm.   1963. [56] 7 Apr 2004 Purchase Info

a_mbsb     Berry, Chester D.     Loss of the Sultana and Reminscences of Survivors.   1892. [2,340] 4 Feb 2007 Purchase Info

a_mbwf     Fox, Wells B.     What I Remember of the Great Rebellion. Late Surgeon, Eighth Michigan Infantry and Surgeon-in-Chief, Field Hospital, First Division, Ninth Army Corps.   Lansing, MI: 1892. [2,230] 6 Jun 2003 Purchase Info

a_mcca     No Author     Michigan Burial Sites of Congressional Medal of Honor Recipients.   Michigan Cemetery Association.     No Date. [85] 12 Jul 2003

a_mcjk     Kloos, James E.     Grave Sites of Union Generals in Michigan.   Self published. [30] 17 Apr 2005 Purchase Info

a_mclf     Fohl, Lois     Burial Records of Michigan Soldiers in the Indian, Mexican, Spanish-American, Civil Wars and World War I. Abstracted from a card file compiled by Francis E. Hall, Mark the Graves Chair, Sons of Union Veterans, Michigan Department 1928-1939, Grand Rapids, MI: 1971. [This site lists 12,126 Civil War Records ONLY] 6 Jul 2003 Purchase Info

a_mhfa     Woodford, Frank B.     Father Abraham's Children: Michigan Episodes in the Civil War.   Detroit, MI: Wayne State University Press. 1999. [792] 14 Apr 2004 Purchase Info

a_mhfs     Shepard, Frederick J.     The Johnson's Island plot: an historical narrative of the conspiracy of the Confederates, in 1864, to capture the U.S. Steamship Michigan on Lake Erie, and release the prisoners of the war in Sandusky Bay.   Buffalo, NY: Buffalo Historical Society.     1906. [151] 13 Oct 2004 Purchase Info

a_mhfw     Williams, Frederick D.     Michigan Soldiers in the Civil War.   Lansing, MI: Bureau of History, Michigan Department of State. 1998. [150] 6 Jul 2003 Purchase Info

a_mhjd     Davidson, James F.     Michigan and the Defense of Knoxville, Tennessee, 1863.   Reprinted from East Tennessee publications, no. 35, 1963. [128] 20 Feb 2005 Purchase Info

a_mhr1-a_mhr3     Robertson, John     Michigan in the War: A History of Michigan in the Civil War.   Oakman, AL. H-BAR Enterprises. CD-ROM. 1997. CD-ROM Version repaginates original book and has errors of transcription, but still a good value because the cost is hundreds less than an original edition. [9,018] 18 Oct 2003 Purchase CD or Purchase Info

a_mhrp     Proft, R. J.     United States of America's Congressional Medal of Honor Recipients and their Official Citations. 2002. [This site lists 1,555 Civil War Records ONLY] 6 Jun 2003 Purchase Info

a_mhsa     Portraits at the Michigan State Archives.   Card file #406 lists photographs of Civil War Soldiers and Sailors. For current photocopy policies and pricing information visit the Michigan State Archives Guide for Photo Researchers. This list first appeared in a modified format in the Oakland County Genealogical Society Quarterly, Acorns to Oaks, Volume 22, No. 4, and Volume 23, No. 1, 1999.     List compiled 1998. [962] 12 Jul 2003

a_mjag     George, Austin     The Michigan State Normal School in the Civil War.   Ypsilanti, MI: 1900. [348] 2 Nov 2004 Purchase Info

a_mjwd     Dunbar, Willis F.     Michigan Institutions of Higher Education in the Civil War.   1964. [494] 7 Apr 2004

a_mn01-a_mn02     37th WI vols. and the 8th MI vols.     Grant's Petersburg Progress.  Petersburg Newspaper.     April 3, 1865 &April 7, 1865. [47] 6 Aug 2004

a_mnt1-a_mnt4     Tabb, Kathy     Michigan Veterans' Obituaries, 1898-1939.   4 vols. 1989. [3,636] 28 May 2003

a_mnte     Ellis, Helen H.     The National Tribune: A Guide to Selected Materials of Michigan Civil War Interest.   1969. [1,571] 31 Jan 2007

a_moab     Blum, Albert A.     Michigan Labor and the Civil War.   1964. [44] 7 Apr 2004

a_mojm     Marks, Joseph J.     Effects of the Civil War on Farming in Michigan.   1965. [29] 7 Apr 2004

a_mokm     Metcalf, Kenneth Nolan     The Effect of the Civil War Upon Manufacturing.   1966. [52] 7 Apr 2004

a_momt     Teal, Mary D.     The Effect of the Civil War on Music in Michigan.   1965. [293] 7 Apr 2004

a_movl     Lemmer, Victor F.     The Impact of the Civil War on Mining in Michigan.   1966. [95] 7 Apr 2004 Purchase Info

a_mrbd     Day, Judson LeRoy II.     The Baptists of Michigan and the Civil War.   1965. [72] 7 Apr 2004

a_mrch     Hayes, Frederic H.     Michigan Catholicism in the Era of the Civil War.   1965. [139] 7 Apr 2004 Purchase Info

a_mrcs     Sexton, Jessie Ethelyn     Congregationalism, Slavery and the Civil War.   1966. [89] 7 Apr 2004 Purchase Info

a_mrdw     Wichers, Wynand     The Dutch Churches in Michigan During the Civil War.   1965. [44] 7 Apr 2004 Purchase Info

a_mreh     Hawthorne, Frank M.     The Episcopal Church in Michigan During the Civil War.   1966. [79] 7 Apr 2004

a_mrmm     Macmillan, Margaret B.     The Methodist Episcopal Church in Michigan During the Civil War.   1965. [246] 7 Apr 2004

a_mrpc     Cole, Maurice F.     Impact of the Civil War on the Presbyterian Church in Michigan.   1965. [61] 7 Apr 2004 Purchase Info

a_mwsa     MCWCOC     Small Arms Used by Michigan Troops in the Civil War.   1966. [101] 7 Apr 2004

a_mxik     Katz, Irving I.     The Jewish Soldier From Michigan in the Civil War.   1962. [537] 12 Jul 2003

a_mxnm     McRae, Norman     Negroes in Michigan During the Civil War.   1966. [1,632] 7 Apr 2004 Purchase Info

a_mxrm     Millbrook, Mrs. Raymond H.     Michigan Women in the Civil War.   1963. [704] 7 Apr 2004

a_mygm     May, George S.     Michigan and the Civil War Years, 1860-1866: A Wartime Chronicle.   1964. [397] 7 Apr 2004 Purchase Info

a_prpn     Record Publishing Co.     Portrait and Biographical Record of Northern Michigan   Record Pub. Co. 1895. Index by Clyde E. Benson, Lansing, Dept. of Ed., Bureau of Lib. Serv., 1970. [5,567] 29 Apr 2005 Available OnLine