Manistee Surnames from Published Works

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The Lumberman's Legacy
By Curran N. Russell and Donna Degen Baer
Published Dec. 1954, Manistee County Historical Society
(Out of print, check inter-library loan programs) 

Name

 Page No.

Business Name or Sketch

Photos
CANFIELD, John

27

Canfield Lumber Mill Owner

Y

CARBONEAU, Jim

42

His Own Story:
A French Canadian from Quebec

Y

DEMPSEY, James

29

Manistee Lumber Co. & Manistee Tug Line

Y

FILER, Mrs. Carrie

28

Charitable Citizen

Y

PETERS, Richard G.

26

Lumber Mill Operator

Y

RADEMAKER, John

37

Ruggles & Rademaker Salt Co.

Y

RAMSDELL, Thomas Jefferson

31

Lawyer; Ramsdell & Benedict

Y

REITZ, Charles

34

Reitz Brothers Mill & Salt Block

Y

RUGGLES, Charles F.

30

Ruggles & Rademaker Salt Co.

Y

SANDS, Louis

32

Scandanavian Mill Owner, erected Manistee's gas & electric plants

Y

SMEJKAL, John

40

His Own Story: About "Polish Settlement", which no longer exists.

Y

STEFFENS, August

44

About his trip aboard the steam barge
"The Edward Buckley"

Y


The Salt City of the Inland Seas
Surnames and Photos
Published May 1899 By The Manistee Daily News
Reprinted book is available from the Manistee County Historical Museum
.

Some of these subjects may have photos in other articles

Surname or Subject

Page No.

Subject Description

Photos

WHEELER, Mrs. Edward D.

3-5

History of Manistee

Portrait

FILER, E. Golden

6

Pioneer Reminiscences

N

RAMSDELL, Thomas J.

6

Pioneer Reminiscences

N

GROUP of PIONEERS
Mrs. Warren GRAVES
Billy WILLIAMS
Christopher SEELY
Mrs. Henry DOELLE
Christian HAUSER
Dr. L. S. ELLIS
Henry DOELLE
6 Photo Group
ELLIS, Dr. L. S.

7

Pioneer Reminiscences

Page 6

HALL, Mrs. L. E. W.

8

Pioneer Reminiscences

Portrait

Church Histories Text (Link to Text Page)

First Congregational Church

10

History

Building

BRODIE, Rev. A. M., D.D.

10

First Congregational Church

Portrait

LEMKE, Rev. Hermann

10

First Congregational Church

Portrait

Old Methodist Episcopal
First Methodist Episcopal

8
10

History

Building
Building

FERGUSON, Rev. A. T.

10

First Methodist Episc.Church

Portrait

St. Mary's Catholic Church

10

History

Building

HUDON, Rev. J. T.

10

St. Mary's Catholic Church

Portrait

Holy Trinity Episcopal

10

History

Building

SWORD, Rev. John

10

Holy Trinity Episcopal Church

Portrait

German Evangelical Lutheran

11

History

Building

BODHOLDT, Rev. K. C.

11

German Evangelical Lutheran

Portrait

Swedish Lutheran Church

11

History

Building

SANDSTROM, Rev. Carl

11

Swedish Lutheran Church

Portrait

Unitarian Church

11

History

Building

Swedish Mission Church

11

History

Building

Maple Street Baptist Church

11

History

Building

Danish Lutheran Church

11

History

Building

Scandanavian
Methodist Episcopal Church

11

History

Building

HAUGEN, Rev. Paul

12

Scandanavian M. E. Church

Portrait

St. Paul's
Evangelical Lutheran Church

12

History

Building

MOUSSA, Rev. A.

12

St. Paul's E. L. Church

Portrait

St. Petri's
German Evangelical Lutheran

12

History

Building

SITZLER, Rev. Otto

12

St. Petri's G. E. Lutheran

Portrait

Norwegian Lutheran Church

12

History

Building

STENSON, Rev. Otto H.

12

Norwegian Lutheran Church

Portrait

St. Joseph's
Polish Catholic Church

13

History

Church
School

KOZLOWSKI, Rev. Edward

13

St. Joseph's Polish Catholic

Portrait

Church of the
Guardian Angels - Catholic

14

History

Church
School

STEFFES, Rev. J. M. 

14

Guardian Angels Catholic

Portrait

LODGES & SOCIETIES
Masonic, K.O.T.M., Knights of Pythias, B.P.O.E, Royal Arcanum, Swedish Society Svea, Catholic Mutual Benefit Assn., German Mutual Workingmen's Benovolent Society, Manistee Council No.191, National Union

14

Many Names of Officers

No

HAUSER, Christian

17

Personal Reminiscences

Portrait
Page 6

Public Schools

19

History

RUSSELL, Edwin

19

Public Schools

Portrait

JENNINGS, Prof. Albert

19

Public Schools

Portrait

TOWNSEND, F. Martin

19

Public Schools

Portrait

MARSH, Henry W.

19

Public Schools

Portrait

WENTE, Wm.

19

Public Schools

Portrait

ELLIS, E. S.

19

Public Schools

Portrait

KINSLEY, Jno.

19

Public Schools

Portrait

JOHNSON, Emil

19

Public Schools

Portrait

BAKER, Prof. S. W.

20

Public Schools

Portrait

TOWNSEND, Supt. F. Martin

20

The Schools of Today

Portrait

WHITEHEAD, Prof. R. A.

20

The Schools of Today

Portrait

REAGH, Prof. D. A.

20

The Schools of Today

Portrait

School Houses - Ward 1, 3, 4, 5, Union School 20 Group Photo Group
Mercy Hospital

21

History

Building

The Lakeside Club

21

History

N

Civil War: Volunteer Soldiers, Manistee County Area
Our Volunteer Soldiers 22 History
Company B, 34th Michigan 22 History Group
BROADHEAD, First. Lt. Geo. H. 22 Our Volunteer Soldiers Portrait
HODSKIN, Maj. Fred M. 22 Our Volunteer Soldiers Portrait
KING, Maj. Jas A. 22 Our Volunteer Soldiers Portrait
STRONACH, Jno. Jr. 22 Our Volunteer Soldiers Portrait
WAITE, Second Lt. Dan 22 Oue Volunteer Soldiers Portrait
U.S. Life Saving Station 23 History Building
HANSON, John;
TUMBERG, Peter
LUNDELL, Andrew
WHELAN, Michael
OLSON, John
SIMPSON, Hans
MARCUS, John
BLANCHARD, Julius
23 The Present Crew
U.S. Life Saving Station
Group
Photo
Manistee Daily News 24 History Building
LEE, Clarence W. 24 Managing Editor, Daily News Portrait
CRISSEY, L. C. I.
LEE, Marie Nelson
LEE, C.D.
HILLIKER, Arthur J.
DOUGHERTY, Miss May
MUNSELL, A.W.
RUSSELL, Arthur
ASHER, D.J.
24 City Editor
Woman's Department
Anniversary Edition Editor
Circulator
Cashier
Foreman Job Dept.
Reporter
Foreman, Composing Room
Personal
Portraits
of Staff
MITCHELL, E. A. 26 Wrote Article on Hunting N
PORTEOUS, Robert 27 "          " on Trout Streams N
The Salt Industry 28 History N
The Lumber Industry 29 History N
Buckley & Douglas
Lumber Company

30

History

Mill

BUCKLEY, Edward 30 B & D Lumber Mill

Portrait

DOUGLAS, William 30 B & D Lumber Mill

Portrait

D. L. Filer & Sons
Lumber Mill & Salt Block
32 History

Mill

FILER, E. Golden 32 Filer & Sons

Portrait

FILER, Delos L. 32 Filer & Sons Portrait
FILER, D. Warren 32 Filer & Sons Portrait
Photo Subjects:
Rolling Logs
(Lumbermen) In the Woods
A Load of Logs
Filer & Son's (Logging) Camp
A Logging Crew
32 Filer & Sons Group
Photos
Sands - Reitz
Lumber Mill & Salt Block
34-35 History Y
SANDS, Louis 34-35 Sands - Reitz Mill Portrait
Canfield Salt & Lumber Co. 36 History Y
CANFIELD, John 36 Canfield Salt & Lumber Portrait
CANFIELD, Frank (son) 36 Canfield Salt & Lumber N
Canfield & Wheeler Co. 37 History Building
WHEELER, Edward D. 37 Canfield & Wheeler Portrait
R.G. Peters Salt & Lumber Co. 38 History Building
PETERS, Richard G. 38 R. G. Peters Salt & Lumber Portrait
CAREY, Henry W. 38 R. G. Peters Salt & Lumber Portrait
State Lumber Company 39 History Building
NOUD, Patrick 39 State Lumber Company Portrait
BLACKER, R. R. 39 State Lumber Company Portrait
Manistee Lumber Company 40 History Building
DEMPSEY, James 40 Manistee Lumber Co. Portrait
CARTIER, Antoine E. 40 Manistee Lumber Co. Portrait
WENTE, William 40 Manistee Lumber Co. Portrait
Arcadia, Michigan 41 History View
STARKEY, Henry 41 Founder of Arcadia
Starkey Land & Lumber Co.
Portrait
Babcock Lumber Company 42 History Mill
BABCOCK, Robert S. 42 Babcock Lumber Co. Portrait
Union Lumber & Salt Company 42 History View
KITZINGER, Gustav 42 Union Lumber & Salt N
J. O. Nessen & Company 43 History N
NESSEN, John O. 43 J. O. Nessen & Co. Portrait
The "F. W. Fletcher" 43 Steam barge/ Nessen & Co. Ship
McKillip & Hopper Mill 43 History Mill
McKILLIP, W. M. 43 McKillip & Hopper Mill Portrait
HOPPER, M. A. 43 McKillip & Hopper Mill No
Orchard Beach 44 State Park & Theater View
HART, Gen. George A. 44 Orchard Beach Founder Portrait
Manistee & North Eastern R.R. 45 History Y
Traverse City Station 45 Manistee & North Eastern R.R.  View
Traverse City Yards 45 Manistee & North Eastern R.R.  View
Flint & Pere Marquette Railroad 46 History N
The "Pere Marquette" 46 Car Ferry Photo
Northern Michigan Transportation Co. 47 History N
The "Steamer Illinois" 47 Steamer Photo
The "City of Charlevoix" 47 Steamer Photo
Manistee & Grand Rapids 
Rail Road
47 History Y
MARSH, Henry W. 47 Manistee & Grand Rapids RR Portrait
Manistee, Filer City & East Lake R.R. 48 History Y
Hart & Swigart 48 Real Estate Abstracts N
Wallace & Hart 48 Insurance Business N
Manistee Business College 48 History Y
MARTINDILL, Prof. Wm. H. 48 Manistee Business Colege Portrait
ROSE, Prof. Alex D. 48 Manistee Business College Portrait
Manistee National Bank
Louis SANDS, President
William VINCENT, Vice Pres.
George M. BURR, Cashier
Board of Directors:
Louis SANDS, William VINCENT, Frank FIRZLAFF, A.J. DOVEL, A.O. WHEELER and George BURR. 
48 History N
Johnson's Machine Shop 49 History Building
JOHNSON, August N. 49 Johnson Machine Shop Portrait
JOHNSON, Nels 49 Johnson Machine Shop N
Manistee Saw Works 50 History Building
BROADHEAD, Joseph 50 Manistee Saw Works Portrait
Overpack Wagon & Carriage Factory 50 History Building
OVERPACK, Silas C. 50 S.C. Overpack Co. Portrait
F.W. CRON's Furniture Store 51 History Building
CRON, F.W. 51 Cron's Furniture Store Portrait
Larsen's Department Store & Grocery 51 History Building
LARSON, F.C. 51 Larsen's Dept. Store Portrait
Municipal Government
KING, James A. - Mayor
TAYLOR, Henry - City Clerk
52 History
N
Portrait
Portrait
Manistee Fire Department
RUMBELL, Joseph E. Jr.- Captain
SCOTT, Thomas - Chief
MEYERS, Otto - Asst. Chief
HUGHES, Frank
TIMMERMAN, Conrad
HANSEN, Wm
COLLINS, Andrew
KOLASSA, Antoine
BASHINSKI, Max
PETERSON, Martin
52 History
Current Staff
Building
Group
MUENSCHER, Col. Emory W. 52 Manistee City Engineer Portrait
GRANT, John H. 53 Judge Portrait
LLOYD, William 53 Manistee Co. Sheriff Portrait
GREEN, Alfred N. 53 County Treasurer Portrait
County Court House 53 History Building
McMAHON, Judge James B. 53 19 Judicial Circuit N
CHAMBERLAIN, Frank E. 53 Prosecuting Attorney Portrait
GIBB, Mr. 53 Register of Deeds Portrait
ERICKSON, Albert 53 New County Clerk Portrait
NUNGESSER, George 54 Under Sheriff Portrait
BENDER, Charles H. 54 Stenographer N
Pierson & Trimble 54 Insurance Agency
Manistee County Bar 54 History N
HARLEY, David S. 54 Lawyer N
HARLEY, Herbert Lincoln 54 Lawyer N
McALVAY, Judge A.V. 54 Judge Portrait
DOVEL, A. J. 54 Lawyer Portrait
GLASSMIRE, P.T. 54 Criminal Lawyer Portrait
MORRIS, Louis E. 55 Lawyer Portrait
SMITH, R.W. 55 Dovel & Smith, Lawyer Portrait
WITHEY, Frank E. 55 Lawyer Portrait
RICHMOND, Elisha J. 55 Lawyer Portrait
Manistee Iron Works Company 55 History Building
The Dental Fraternity 55
WILCOX, Dr. J.B. 55 Oldest resident dentist N
SWEETNAM, Dr. John L. 55 Dentist Portrait
LOPPENTHIEN, Dr. H.C. 55 Dentist Portrait
SWEETNAM, Dr. George A. 55 Dentist Portrait
M. Robson Leather Company
Manistee Tannery
56 History Factory
Manistee & Milwaukee Transportation Co.
Capt. John SMITH
58 History
Smith Tug Line
N
Portrait
SALLING, Ernest Nelson 58 Salling, Hansen & Co. Portrait
McKENZIE, Hugh 58 The Boston Store Store
Parry & Wolters
PARRY, Phil
WOLTERS, Leon
59 Hardware N
Portrait
Portrait
Canfield Tug Line
WHEELER, A. Oren
59 History
Sr. Member
Tug
Portrait
The Dunham House
KILLEAN, John E.
59 Hotel - History
Proprietor
Y
Portrait
FLEISSNER, Constantin 60 Pabst/Blatz Portrait
RAMSDELL, J. M. 60 Music Store/Insurance Portrait
RIETZ, Charles 60 C. Rietz & Bros. Lumber Portrait
BARNES, B. P. 60 N
HANSEN, John 60 Shoe Merchant Portrait
MILLER, William 60 Hardware Store Portrait
C.O.D. Steam Laundry
ELLIGOTT, Mrs. E.M
EDGOOSE, Miss
61 History Building
HELLESVIG, John 61 Grocery/Provisions Portrait
WAITE, Will A. 61 General Merchandise Portrait
PALMER, Calvin A. 61 Postmaster Portrait
McEVOY, James 61 Grocery & Drug Building
BRAIN, Wm. T. 61 Notions/Household Building
NEWCOMBE, R.J.B. 61 Building Contractor Portrait
KIRSTER, Joseph 61 Cigar Making Portrait
Thompson & Sibben 62 Real Estate N
CARDOZO, P.N. 62 Dry Goods Building
ROSENFELD, Otto 62 Hardware Building
Lloyd & Smith 62 Plumbing/Fittings Interior
BAUMANN, Max 62 Cigar Maker Portrait
AARONS, Jacob 62 Clothing Business Portrait
BROWN, Prof. Sydney Walter 62 Music Teacher Portrait
NUNGESSER, William 63 Furniture Portrait
CONAT, Charles W. 63 Photographer Portrait
McLEAN, A.L. 63 Merchant Tailor Portrait
SCHULTS, J.H. 63 Book Binding Interior
WELLMAN, Mrs J. & L 63 99 Cent Store N
KENNY, Thomas 63 Manistee Co.
Savings Bank - Pres.
Portrait
WOODRUFF, M. T. 63 Manistee Journal-Prop. Portrait
HORNKOHL, Daniel 64 Portrait
PETERSEN, Hans 64 Clothing Portrait
WAAL, Cornelius A. 64 Meat Market Portrait
Manistee Co. Savings Bank 64 History Building
BAUMANN, Otto 64 Greenhouse Interior
JOHNSON, G.A. 64 Shoe Merchant Portrait
CHRISTIANSON, Charles 64 Lumber Inspector Portrait
KIEHLING, Edmund H. 64 Meat Whole./Retail Portrait
NELSON, Mr. 65 General Drug Portrait
DAVIS, Francis V. 65 Western Union Mgr. Portrait
GREVE, August 65 Mich.Volkszettung Ed. Portrait
SOMERVILLE, James Edward 65 Books/Stationery + Interior
GUHSE, August 65 Grocery/Feed Portrait
ROUSSIN, L.N. 65 Meats Portrait
McANLEY, J.H. 65 Gen. Store/Meats Portrait
SAILE, Joseph 66 Wool, Tan Bark, Hides Portrait
GARDNER, C.D. 66 Jewelry Interior
HALL, William R. 66 Druggist Portrait
GIESMAN, George R. 66 Real Est., Ins., Loans N
Women's Christian Temperance Union 66 History Hall
STUBBS, Wesley 66 Bakery Portrait
GARDNER, E.A. 66 Grocer Interior
MADISON, James S.- Proprietor 66 Man. Advocate News Portrait
SWITZER, William P. 67 Merchant Portrait
THOMAS, William M. 67 Barber Interior
DAWSON, W.H. 67 Tailor Portrait
Wirth, Hammel & Co. 67 Horses N
FRISKE, Peter 67 Grocery/Feed N
LINDSTROM, John 67 Mercantile Portrait
HASKINS, G.A. (C.A.?) 67 Bicycle Repair Shop
JOHNSON, John A. Jr. 67 Grocer Portrait

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