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acres active April attended Bank Bay City became biog Bliss born boyhood Brant Township Bridgeport Township brother building built Camp Cass River Charles Chesaning Church clerk Company daughter Detroit died district early East Saginaw elected enterprise farm farmers father firm Flint forest France Frankenmuth Frankenmuth Township Fred Genesee County George held Henry highway honor Hoyt Hubinger hundred Indian industry interest James January John land later located logs lumber marriage with Miss married Mason Michigan miles native North operations organized Pere Marquette Pere Marquette Railroad pioneer prominent prosperity purchased Railroad residence Reverend River road Saginaw City Saginaw County Saginaw High School Saginaw River Saginaw Valley salt saw mill settled settlement settlers Shiawassee River Smith Stone Street supervisor timber Tittabawassee Tittabawassee River town township officers trade treasurer united in marriage village William Wright York
Page 323 - River, in the County of Saginaw, be and the same is hereby set off from the Township of Saginaw, and organized into a separate township, by the name of Buena Vista ; and the first township meeting therein shall be held at the house now occupied by Curtis Emerson, in said township.
Page 137 - He is likewise affiliated with the Knights of Pythias and the Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks. He is a member of the Buckeye Republican Club at Columbus and a member of the Franklin Park Methodist Episcopal Church in this city.
Page 337 - Saginaw and Genesee, at the southeast corner of township 10 north, range 5 east, thence north on said township line to the northeast corner of said township, thence west on said township line to the northwest corner of section 4, thence north on section lines to the bank of Cass river, thence down said river to its junction with the Shiawas(917) HISTORY OF SAGINAW COUNTY.
Page 215 - The ball is tossed high into the air, and a general struggle ensues to secure it and was in the enjoyment of a lucrative practice. In the surrender of his handsome income from this source for the pitiful salary of his office, Mr. Moore displayed a public spirit as .commendable as it is rare. As a judge, he...
Page 149 - Fraternally he is a member of the Masonic Order, the Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks, and the Grand Army of the Republic.
Page 25 - City, holding office for four years, and was likewise a member of the board of supervisors. In the fall of 1882 he was elected to the State Senate, and proved to be a practical and efficient member, being largely instrumental in securing the establishment of the Soldiers' Home at Grand Rapids. On the election of General Alger as governor, Mr. Bliss was appointed a member of his staff, with the rank of Colonel . In 1888 he was sent to Congress to represent his district in the lower house, and the...
Page 129 - Shrine, and also has affiliation with the Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks, the Loyal Order of Moose and the United Spanish War Veterans.
Page 218 - He was actively interested in preserving swamp lands for use in local improvements, and was Chairman of the Committee on Salt, which ,commission succeeded in passing the bill creating the Salt Association of Michigan. He was selected by Gov. Crapo as a military aid, and in 1865 was appointed a member of the State Military Board, and served as its president for eight consecutive years. In 1873 he was appointed by Gov. Bagley...