Mecosta County in the Civil War
The Grand Army of the Republic has been replaced by the Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War. For the ladies, there is also a Daughters organization .
|164 Gen. Wood, Morley||271 Boys in Blue, Mecosta|
|294 Andrews, Big Rapids||389 Sanford, Chippewa Lake|
|415 Remus, Remus||446 Clement, Remus|
Some records from these old camps are available for use at the Archives of Michigan, in Lansing.
A complete listing of all Michigan men who served in the Civil War has been compiled into a set of books called the Record of Service of Michigan Volunteers in the Civil War (46 volumes), available at the Library of Michigan Bon microfiche. Other libraries may have hard copies, as does the Grand Rapids Public Library
If you have information regarding ancestors in the Civil War from Mecosta County that you would like to post, please drop me a note