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RG 87-155 Surveyor Field Notebooks, 1815-1918

Object Type: Folder
In Folder: Survey Notes



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Corrections to old surveys, conducted by Lucius Lyon in 1826. Corrected survey areas include: Ypsilanti Township, Washtenaw County; Van Buren Township, Wayne County; Bloomfield Township, Oakland County

Washtenaw

Notes from the internal lines survey of Ronald Township, Ionia County, Michigan. Notes were compiled in 1831 by Orange Risdon.

Ionia

Notes from the internal lines survey of Parma Township in Jackson County, Michigan in 1825 by Lucius Lyon.

Jackson

Notes from the internal lines survey of Stronach, Norman and Brown Townships, Manistee County, Michigan. Notes were compiled in 1847 by Orange Risdon.

Manistee

Notes from the internal lines survey of Denmark Township, Tuscola County, Michigan. Notes were compiled in 1834 by Orange Risdon.

Tuscola

Notes from the internal lines survey of Green Township, Mecosta County, Michigan. Notes were compiled in 1838 by John Hodgson.

Mecosta

Notes from the internal lines survey of Alpena Township (including Thunder Bay Islands), Alpena County, Michigan. Notes were compiled in 1857 by Josiah Knauer.

Alpena

Notes from the internal lines survey of Ellsworth Township, Lake County, Michigan. Notes were compiled in 1838 by Sylvester Sibley.

Lake

Notes from the internal lines survey of Nahma Township, Delta County, Michigan. Notes were compiled in 1849 by Algernon Merryweather.

Delta

Notes from the internal lines survey of Orange Township, Kalkaska County, Michigan. Notes were compiled in 1840 by William A. Burt.

Kalkaska

Notes from the internal lines survey of Lake Township, Roscommon County, Michigan. Notes were compiled in 1852 by Artemus Curtis.

Roscommon

Notes from the internal lines survey of Corwith Township, Otsego County, Michigan. Notes were compiled in 1850 by William A. Burt.

Otsego

Notes from the external lines survey covering boundaries in Houghton and Iron Counties, Michigan (see below for specific townships). These notes were compiled by John Burt in 1846.

Houghton

Notes from the external lines survey covering boundaries in Leelanau and Grand Traverse Counties, Michigan (see below for specific townships). These notes were compiled by Sylvester Sibley and John Hodgson in 1839.

Leelanau

Notes from the internal lines survey of Nadeau Township, Menominee County, Michigan. Notes were compiled in 1852 by Francis Coleman.

Menominee

Notes from the external lines survey covering boundaries in Allegan, Ottawa and Kent Counties, Michigan (see below for specific townships). These notes were compiled by Lucius Lyon in 1831.

Allegan

Notes from the internal lines survey of Burns Township, Shiawassee County, Michigan. Notes were compiled in 1823 by Hervey Parke (most likely).

Shiawassee

Notes from the internal lines survey of islands in Sherwood Township in Branch County, Michigan in 1845 by William Brookfield.

Branch

Notes from the internal lines survey of Mills Township, Midland County, Michigan. Notes were compiled in 1831 by Hervey Parke.

Midland

Notes from the internal lines survey of Berlin Township, Ionia County, Michigan. Notes were compiled in 1830-1831 by John Mullett.

Ionia

Notes from the internal lines survey of Menominee Township, Menominee County, Michigan. Notes were compiled in 1848 by John Mullett.

Menominee

Notes from the internal lines survey of Marenisco Township, Gogebic County, Michigan. Notes were compiled in 1851 by Algernon Merryweather.

Gogebic

Notes from the internal lines survey of Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan in 1817 by Joseph Fletcher (most likely).

Wayne

Notes from the internal lines survey of Bruce Township, Chippewa County, Michigan. Notes were compiled in 1845 by James H. Mullett.

Chippewa

Notes from the internal lines survey of Wells Township, Marquette County, Michigan. Notes were compiled in 1852 by Martin M. Hall.

Marquette

Notes from the internal lines survey of Nottawa Township, Isabella County, Michigan. Notes were compiled in approximately 1837 by Henry Nicholson.

Isabella

Notes from the internal lines survey of Munising Township, Alger County, Michigan. Notes were compiled in 1850 by William Ives.

Alger

Notes from the internal lines survey of Mackinaw Township, Cheboygan County, Michigan. Notes were compiled in 1856 by Harvey Mellen.

Cheboygan

Notes from the external lines survey covering boundaries in Montcalm and Newaygo Counties, Michigan (see below for specific townships). These notes were compiled by John Hodgson in 1837.

Montcalm

Notes from the external lines survey covering boundaries in Dickinson County, Michigan (see below for specific townships). These notes were compiled by Austin Burt in 1847.

Dickinson

Notes from the internal lines survey of Clam Lake Township, Wexford County, Michigan. Notes were compiled in 1848 by Orson Lyon.

Wexford

Notes from the internal lines survey of Portage Township, Mackinac County, Michigan. Notes were compiled in 1849 by Guy H. Carleton.

Mackinac

Notes from the internal lines survey of Avon Township, Oakland County, Michigan. Notes were compiled in 1817 by Joseph Wampler.

Oakland

Notes from the internal lines survey of Felch Township, Dickinson County, Michigan. Notes were compiled in 1848 by Harvey Mellen.

Dickinson

Notes from the external lines survey covering boundaries in Huron County, Michigan (see below for specific townships). These notes were compiled by Hervey Parke in approximately 1835.

Huron

Notes from the internal lines survey of Eden Township, Lake County, Michigan. Notes were compiled in 1839 by John Brink.

Lake

Notes from the external lines survey covering boundaries in Mackinac and Schoolcraft Counties, Michigan (see below for specific townships). These notes were compiled by William A. Burt in 1841.

Mackinac

Notes from external lines survey covering townships in Washtenaw, Lenawee, Livingston and Genesee Counties, Michigan. Individual townships are listed below. These notes were compiled in 1816 by Benjamin Hough.

Washtenaw

Notes from the external lines survey covering boundaries in Livingston County, Ingham County and Shiawassee County, Michigan (see below for specific townships). These notes were compiled by Joseph Wampler (most likely) in 1824.

Livinston

Notes from the internal lines survey of Allis Township, Presque Isle County, Michigan. Notes were compiled in 1851 by George H. Cannon.

Presque Isle

Notes from the external lines survey covering boundaries in Antrim and Kalkaska Counties, Michigan (see below for specific townships). These notes were compiled by John Hodgson in 1839.

Antrim

Notes from the internal lines survey of Grand Blanc Township, Genesee County, Michigan. Notes were compiled in approximately 1823 by Joseph Wampler.

Genesee

Notes and map of meander of the lighthouse reserve at the entrace of Agate Harbor, Keweenaw County, Michigan. Submitted by Charles Noble in 1853.

Keweenaw

Notes from the internal lines survey of Skania Township, Marquette County, Michigan. Notes were compiled in 1852 by Adam D. Sullivan.

Marquette

Notes from the internal lines survey of Egelston Township, Muskegon County, Michigan. Notes were compiled in 1838 by John Mullett.

Muskegon

Notes from the external lines survey covering boundaries in Sanilac County and Huron County, Michigan (see below for specific townships). These notes were compiled by Hervey Parke in 1834.

Sanilac

Notes from the internal lines survey of Hulbert Township, Chippewa County, Michigan. Notes were compiled in 1850 by Wells Burt.

Chippewa

Notes from the internal lines survey of Laird and Elm River Townships, Houghton County, Michigan. Notes were compiled in 1848 by Sylvester W. Higgins.

Houghton

Notes from the external lines survey covering boundaries in Ottawa and Kent Counties, Michigan (see below for specific townships). These notes were compiled by Robert Clark Jr. in 1837.

Ottawa

Notes from the internal lines survey of Hudson Township, Mackinac County, Michigan. Notes were compiled in 1845 by Henry Brevoort Jr.

Mackinac

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