Historical Record Lists

Source: Biographical Directory of Michigan Railway Officials

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Historical Record Lists
RailroadsFrank S. 1901Michigan Inter-Urban Railroad, director
AttorneysEdwin Hale 1876WIMilwaukee CoMilwaukee
RailroadsEdwin Hale 1889-1899Wisconsin Central Railway, president, treasurer
RailroadsEdwin Hale 1891-1901Gogebic and Montreal River Railway, president, treasurer
RailroadsFrederick 1883Gogebic and Montreal River Railway, director
RailroadsFrederick 1889Wisconsin Central Railway, director
RailroadsFrederick 1899-1902Gogebic and Montreal River Railway, VP
RailroadsDudley W. 1916Detroit, Armada and Northern Railroad, director
RailroadsE. W. 1913-1917Boyne City, Gaylord and Alpena Railroad, land Commissioner, agent
RailroadsGeorge A. 1909-1917Muskegon, Grand Rapids and Indiana Railroad, director
RailroadsGrafton St Loe 1894-1896Detroit, Lansing and Northern Railroad, director
RailroadsGrafton St Loe 1897Chicago and West Michigan Railway, director
RailroadsGrafton St Loe 1897Detroit, Grand Rapids and Western Railroad, director
RailroadsGrafton St Loe 1897Saginaw and Grand Rapids Railroad, director
RailroadsGrafton St Loe 1897Saginaw and Western Railroad, director
RailroadsGrafton St Loe 1897Saginaw Valley and St Louis Railroad, director
PostmastersJames 1808-1927MIWayne CoDetroit
RailroadsJames 1832Detroit and St Joseph Railroad, commissioner
RailroadsWilliam T. 1905-1910Wisconsin and Michigan Railway, VP, director
RailroadsHarry C. 1907-1909Muskegon Traction and Lighting Railroad, president
RailroadsOliver Clinton 1864Detroit and Howell Railroad, director
State SenatorsOliver Clinton 1884MI
RailroadsHealey C. 1869Michigan Lake Shore Railroad, director
RailroadsWilliam H. 1900Rochester and St Clair Railroad, director
RailroadsWilliam K. 1889St Louis, Sturgis and Battle Creek Railroad, receiver
RailroadsW. B. 1910-1912Michigan Central Railroad, asst auditor
RailroadsW. B. 1912Chicago, Kalamazoo and Saginaw Railway, asst auditor
RailroadsGeorge E. 1873Mackinac and Lake Superior Railroad, director
State RepresentativesJohn J. 1839MI
State SenatorsJohn J. 1840-1841MI
RailroadsJohn J. 1851-1868Michigan Southern Railroad, construction supt, auditor
RailroadsBenajah M. 1857Grand Rapids and Mackinaw Railroad, director
RailroadsBrooks 1881-1884Saginaw and Grand Rapids Railroad, director
RailroadsCharles Francis, Jr 1872-1875Marquette, Houghton and Ontonagon Railroad, director
RailroadsCharles Francis, Jr 1872-1878Chicago and Michigan Lake Shore Railroad, director
RailroadsCharles Francis, Jr 1875-1893Detroit, Lansing and Northern Railroad, director
RailroadsCharles Francis, Jr 1878-1896Chicago and West Michigan Railway, director
RailroadsCharles Francis, Jr 1880-1896Saginaw Valley and St Louis Railroad, director
RailroadsCharles Francis, Jr 1881-1884White River Railroad, director
RailroadsCharles Francis, Jr 1883Saginaw and Western Railroad, director
RailroadsE. W. 1903-1917Chicago, Milwaukee and St Paul Railway, secretary
RailroadsFrancis 1873Detroit and Grand Trunk Junction Railroad, director
RailroadsFrancis 1892Detroit Belt Railroad, director
RailroadsFranklin B. 1869Paw Paw Valley Railroad, director
RailroadsFranklin B. 1875-1886Paw Paw Railroad, director
RailroadsFranklin B. 1877-1889Toledo and South Haven Railroad, director
RailroadsHerbert Henry 1899-1908Michigan Central Railroad, engineer
RailroadsJ. McGregor 1901South Haven and Eastern Railroad, director
RailroadsJames Q. 1836Monroe and Ann Arbor Railroad, commissioner
RailroadsJames Q. 1836River Raisin and Lake Erie Railroad, commissioner
RailroadsSidney 1866Iron Bay Railroad, director
RailroadsSidney 1871Marquette and Peninsula Railroad, director
RailroadsSidney 1872Marquette, Sault Ste Marie and Mackinac Railroad, director
RailroadsWilliam R. 1890Kalamazoo City and County Railroad, director
RailroadsWilliam T. 1882Spring Harbor and Boyne Falls Railroad, director
RailroadsAllen C. 1887Michigan Northern Railroad, director
RailroadsMark 1893Duluth, South Shore and Atlantic Railway, ticket office
RailroadsMark 1898-1912Duluth, South Shore and Atlantic Railway, passenger agent
RailroadsMark 1905-1912Mineral Range Railroad, gen passenger agent
RailroadsStephen D. 1888Chippewa Valley Railroad, director
RailroadsEd. F. 1900Au Sable and Northwestern Railroad, asst gen supt
OthersAlexander 1866-1869Calumet and Hecla Co, supt
RailroadsAlexander 1867Hecla Train Railroad, director
RailroadsAlexander 1872Marquette, Houghton and Ontonagon Railroad, director
RailroadsAlexander 1872-1909Havre Branch Railroad, president, director
RailroadsJohn L. 1869Michigan Air Line Extension Railroad, director
RailroadsJohn L. 1870Michigan Midland Railroad, director
RailroadsJohn L. 1872-1873Michigan Midland and Canada Railroad, director
RailroadsCornelius R. 1902-1917Detroit, Hillsdale and Southwestern Railroad, director
RailroadsCornelius R. 1915-1917Fort Wayne and Jackson Railroad, director
RailroadsJohn Kirkman V. 1873-1874MIWayne CoDetroit, Detroit, Lansing and Lake Michigan Railroad, chief train dispatcher
RailroadsJohn Kirkman V. 1875-1878MIBay CoBay City, Michigan Central Railroad, chief train dispatcher
RailroadsJohn Kirkman V. 1897-1900Detroit, Grand Rapids and Western Railroad, gen supt
RailroadsJohn Kirkman V. 1900-1903MIKent CoGrand Rapids, Pere Marquette Railroad, div supt
RailroadsJohn Kirkman V. 1904-1906Boyne City, Gaylord and Alpena Railroad, asst gen manager
RailroadsThomas 1894Saginaw and Bay City Railroad, director
RailroadsRudolph P. 1904-1908Lake Shore and Michigan Southern Railway, local treasurer
RailroadsAlbert John 1877Chicago and Canada Southern Railroad, director
RailroadsJohn F. 1865Peninsula Branch Railroad, director
RailroadsBerton Allen 1889-1912Rutland Railroad, purchasing agent
RailroadsBerton Allen 1912-1913Michigan Central Railroad, purchasing agent
RailroadsBerton Allen 1912-1913New York Central Railroad, purchasing agent
RailroadsSamuel R. 1889-1893Wisconsin Central Railway, director, gen manager
RailroadsSamuel R. 1893Northern Pacific Railroad, gen manager
RailroadsJoseph H. 1894Toledo, Monroe and Detroit Electric Railway, director, president
RailroadsDavid Demerest 1904-1906Saginaw Suburban Railroad, director
RailroadsDavid Demerest 1906Fenton, Long Lake and Flint Railroad, director
RailroadsEgbert Fowler 1864Detroit and Howell Railroad, director
RailroadsWilliam F. 1879-1881Pontiac, Oxford and Port Austin Railroad, director
RailroadsC. A. 1914Gogebic and Iron Counties Railway and Light, director
RailroadsAlmison A. 1908Battle Creek and Grand Rapids Inland Railroad, treasurer
PhysiciansLevi 1860MICass Co
State RepresentativesLevi 1863-1864MI
State SenatorsLevi 1865MI
RailroadsLevi 1866Peninsular Railway Extension, director
RailroadsLevi 1880Elkhart, Niles and Lake Michigan Railroad, director
MayorsMoses V. 1868-1870MIKent CoGrand Rapids
RailroadsMoses V. 1869Grand Rapids, Newaygo and Lake Shore Railway, director
RailroadsMoses V. 1872-1879Grand Rapids and Saginaw Railroad, treasurer
RailroadsRansom E. 1857Amboy, Lansing and Traverse Bay Railroad, director

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