Keweenaw County Michigan

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Civil War Graves of Keweenaw Residents

Original list from Michigan Civil War Centennial Observance Commission, Graves Registration Committee - all errors corrected from Civil War Records produced by the National Archives and Records Administration on film by Patricia Hamp.

Lakeview Cemetery in Calumet, Houghton Co., Michigan - Soldier's Plot

  • COCKING, Stephen 23rd Mich. Infantry Co. I Death Date: not recorded
    • Rank In: Private 12 September 1862 Age: 27 Rank Out: Musician 28 Jun 1865
    • Enlisted August 5, 1862 Residence: Eagle Harbor
    • 3 Different Enlistment Dates from various records
  • CRONENWORTH, Jacob 23rd Illinois Infantry Company A Death Date: -11
    • Enlistment Date: 13 May 1861 Residence: Detroit
    • Note: There is also record of a Jacob C. Cronenworth in Detroit enlisting in Wormers Stanton Guards Mich. Inf.
    • Note: There is also record of a Jacob Cronenworth in Detroit enlisting in 27th Regiment, Michigan Infantry Co. E
  • FEISER or FEIZER, Henry 27th Mich. Infantry Company C Death Date: October 4 1889
    • Mustered in as Sergeant and out as 1st Sergeant
  • GIPP, Antoine Sergeant 27th Mich. Infantry Company B Death Date: 2 March 1901
    • Enlisted: 21 Aug 1862 Residence: Houghton Mustered Out: 26 Jul 1865
  • MANSER, Joseph 57th Regiment New York Infantry Co. K  Death Date: 18 February 1901
    • Pension card shows Ellen as widow
  • NESTER, Mathias Sgt. 1st Mich. Infantry Company I Death Date: not on tombstone record
    • Pension shows Eliza Nester as widow date unreadable
    • Enlisted Marquette County, Michigan 27 Jul 1861 Mustered Out: July 9, 1865
  • SEIGHMAN, John W. C & G 195th Pennsylvania Infantry Death Date: June 8 1916
  • TRESISE, William 27th Mich. Infantry Co. C Death Date: none
    • Government headstone ordered by 1903.
    • Pension card lists Lena Tresise as widow Pension date looks to be 1895.
    • Sergeant Residence: Eagle Harbor Enlisted: 27 Aug 1862 Age: 22 Mustered Out: 15 Jul 1865
  • TRETHEWAY, William 27th Mich. Infantry Co. C Death Date: 15 March 1902
    • Residence: Houghton County, Michigan Enlistment: 20 Aug 1862 Mustered Out: 28 Sep 1862
    • Also listed as William TREMBATH in NARA records

Fort Wilkins Cemetery

  • LUBBERT, Joseph Died on Steamer Ironsides Death Date: September 21 1867
    • No extra listings found
  • SEWIEFTER, William H. Company E Death Date: December 1 1869
    • Last name spelling questionable - no information found.

Cederwood, Monmouth, New Jersey

  • WRIGHT, William B. Company C 5th Death Date: September 25 1902
    • Very common name - unable to tell which one is the correct man.