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    • Elms, Byron C.

    • Portrait of Byron C. Elms 1863-1865. Marshall. Enlisted in Fourteenth Battery as Sergeant Sept. 12 1863 at Marshall for 3 years age 19 ... Mustered out at Jackson Mich. July 1 1865. For further description see (Descriptive Roll Fourteenth...
    • Elms, Byron C.;Byron C. Elms; American Civil War; ; Fourteenth Michigan Battery;14th Michigan Battery; Marshall (Mich.)
    • Jewell, J. Deloss

    • Portrait of J. Deloss Jewell, 1861-1865. (Veteran), Vernon. Enlisted in company A, Tenth Infantry, Nov. 4, 1861, at Byron, for 3 years, age 24. Mustered Feb. 6, 1862. Sergeant Feb. 25, 1862. First Sergeant Feb., 1864. Re-enlisted March 22,...
    • Jewell, J. Deloss ;Deloss J. Jewell; American Civil War ; ; noncommissioned officer ; ; Tenth Michigan Infantry ;10th Michigan Infantry; sergeant ; first sergeant ; adjutant ; captain ; Vernon (Mich.) ; Byron (Mich.) ; Detroit (Mich.) ; Jackson...
    • MS 2008-46: Civil War Letters of Mack and Nan Ewing  1864-09-25 Letter from Mack Ewing

    • Letter from Mack Ewing to Nan Ewing dated September 25, 1864. In this letter, Ewing discusses his opinions on General Meade and General Burnside, finances, patching and darning, and politics.
    • 2nd Michigan Infantry; American Civil War; Ewing, Henry McKendree; Henry McKendree Ewing; Ewing, Mack; Ewing, Nan; Nan Ewing; Ewing, Nancy (Hank); Mack Ewing; Nancy (Hank) Ewing; Second Michigan Infantry; Ambrose Burnside; Burnside, Ambrose; George...
    • Elms, Byron C.

    • Portrait of Byron C. Elms 1863-1865. Marshall. Enlisted in Fourteenth Battery as Sergeant Sept. 12 1863 at Marshall for 3 years age 19 ... Mustered out at Jackson Mich. July 1 1865. For further description see (Descriptive Roll Fourteenth...
    • Elms, Byron C.;Byron C. Elms; American Civil War; ; Fourteenth Michigan Battery; Marshall (Mich.)
    • MS 62-52: Douwe B. Yntema Collection  1862-08-19 Letter from Leonard G. Loomis

    • Letter from Leonard G. Loomis to Elizabeth Abbott dated August 19, 1862. In this letter, he describes the status of his regiment and skirmishes in the Cumberland Mountains. He also discusses religion, courting, and soldier life.
    • American Civil War; Loomis, Leonard G.; Leonard G. Loomis; Abbott (Loomis), Elizabeth; Elizabeth (Loomis) Abbott; Forty-Second Ohio Infantry; 42nd Ohio Infantry; Cumberland Mountains; Cumberland Gap; Kentucky; regimental history; skirmish;...
    • Palmer, Alonzo and McKnight, James

    • Portrait of Alonzo Palmer and James McKnight, seated, of the Sixteenth Michigan Infantry, 1861-1865. Palmer, Alonzo J. Drafted March 15, 1865, for 1 year, from Byron, Kent County, age 30. Mustered March 27, 1865. Assigned to company I,...
    • Palmer, Alonzo ;Alonzo Palmer; McKnight, James ;James McKnight; American Civil War ; ; noncommissioned officer ; ; Sixteenth Michigan Infantry ;16th Michigan Infantry; First Michigan Colored Infantry ;1st Michigan Colored Infantry; first...
    • Byron - "A Little Bit of Byron, Mich."

    • Black and white postcard from approximately 1908 depicting several scenes and buildings in Byron, Michigan. Included are: the old Haviland School building (built in 1899) of Byron High School; the Methodist Episcopal Church building, which was...
    • Byron (Mich.); Shiawassee County (Mich.); Shiawassee River (Mich.); First United Methodist Church of Byron (Byron, Mich.); Byron Baptist Church (Byron, Mich.); Byron High School (Byron, Mich.); Saginaw Street (Byron, Mich.); street scenes; church...
    • MS 62-52: Douwe B. Yntema Collection  1863-09-13 Letter from Leonard G. Loomis

    • Letter from Leonard G. Loomis to Elizabeth Abbott dated September 13, 1863. In this letter, he discusses his experience as a paroled soldier, expresses his desire to return to his regiment, and offers his advice on family and community issues.
    • American Civil War; Loomis, Leonard G.; Leonard G. Loomis; Abbott (Loomis), Elizabeth; Elizabeth (Loomis) Abbott; Dover (Ohio); Ohio; Byron (Mich.); Union Prisoners of War; parole; picture; photograph; portrait
    • Pierce, Byron R.

    • Portrait of Byron R. Pierce, post-war, 1881-1882. Grand Rapids. Entered service in company K, Third Infantry, at organization, as Captain, age 31. Commissioned May 13, 1861. Mustered June 10, 1861. Commissioned Major Oct. 28, 1861. ...
    • Pierce, Byron R.;Byron R. Pierce; American Civil War ; Third Michigan Infantry; 3rd Michigan Infantry;U.S. Volunteers ; captain ; major ; lieutenant colonel ; colonel ; brigadier general ; brevet major general ; Grand Rapids (Mich.) ;...
    • MS 55-7: William A. Barnard Collection  1864-06-09 Letter from William Barnard

    • Letter from William A. Barnard to his father, Stephen A. Barnard, dated June 9, 1864. In this letter, he discusses the status of his regiment, the Battle of Cold Harbor, and the Copperhead Movement.
    • American Civil War; William A. Barnard; Barnard, William A.; Stephen A. Barnard; Barnard, Stephen A.; Twentieth Michigan Infantry; 20th Michigan Infantry; First Lieutenant; Richmond (Va.); regimental history; Copperhead Movement; northern peace...
    • MS 62-52: Douwe B. Yntema Collection  1863-02-03 Letter from Leonard G. Loomis

    • Letter from Leonard G. Loomis to Elizabeth Abbott dated February 3, 1863. In this letter, he describes his duties, the availability and cost of food, rumors of a revolution in the north, and the Byron (Mich.) community.
    • American Civil War; Loomis, Leonard G.; Leonard G. Loomis; Abbott (Loomis), Elizabeth; Elizabeth (Loomis) Abbott; Forty-Second Ohio Infantry; 42nd Ohio Infantry; Provost Guard; health; cooking; food; politics; postal service; mail; Byron (Mich.);...
    • Pierce, Byron R.

    • Portrait of Byron R. Pierce, 1861-1865. Grand Rapids. Entered service in company K, Third Infantry, at organization, as Captain, age 31. Commissioned May 13, 1861. Mustered June 10, 1861. Commissioned Major Oct. 28, 1861. Commissioned...
    • Pierce, Byron R.;Byron R. Pierce; American Civil War ; ; ; Third Michigan Infantry;3rd Michigan Infantry; U.S. Volunteers ; captain ; major ; lieutenant colonel ; colonel ; brigadier general ; brevet major general ; Grand Rapids (Mich.) ;...
    • Pierce, Byron R.

    • Portrait of Byron R. Pierce, post-war, 1881-1882. Grand Rapids. Entered service in company K, Third Infantry, at organization, as Captain, age 31. Commissioned May 13, 1861. Mustered June 10, 1861. Commissioned Major Oct. 28, 1861. ...
    • Pierce, Byron R.;Byron R. Pierce; American Civil War; Third Michigan Infantry;3rd Michigan Infantry; U.S. Volunteers ; captain ; major ; lieutenant colonel ; colonel ; brigadier general ; brevet major general ; Grand Rapids (Mich.) ;...
    • Wilcox, Byron

    • Portrait of Byron Wilcox, post war, c.1900. Tuscola County. Enlisted in company E, Seventh Infantry, as Corporal, June 19, 1861, at Fort Wayne, for 3 years, age 22. Mustered Aug. 22, 1861. Wounded in action March, 1863. Discharged at...
    • Wilcox, Byron ;Byron Wilcox; American Civil War ; ; noncommissioned officer ; Seventh Michigan Infantry ;7th Michigan Infantry; Tuscola County (Mich.) ; Fort Wayne (Mich.) ; cane
    • MS 62-52: Douwe B. Yntema Collection  1863-01-11 Letter from Leonard G. Loomis

    • Letter from Leonard G. Loomis to Elizabeth Abbott dated January 11, 1863. In this letter, he relates how he came to give Elizabeth his picture, describes his work as a teacher, and discusses community news from Byron (Mich.).
    • American Civil War; Loomis, Leonard G.; Leonard G. Loomis; Abbott (Loomis), Elizabeth; Elizabeth (Loomis) Abbott; Forty-Second Ohio Infantry; 42nd Ohio Infantry; Byron (Mich.); courting; picture; photograph; portrait; education
    • 1884 | Kent, Byron | 0348

    • ??de, Edwin | Male | Husband | 46 | 1; ??de, Th??ana E | Female | Wife | 44 | 2; ??de, E R | Male | Father | 84 | 3; ??de | Male | Son | 19 | 4; Wescott, Lyman D | Male | Husband | 39 | 5; Wescott, Adelia | Female | Wife | 38 | 6; Wescott, Myrta |...
    • ??de, Edwin

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