Sunday, May 6, 2012

The Cuppernall Deed And Civil War Diary

Roscommon County, Michigan's Register of Deeds is online, with a free search of records indexed from 1992 to the present.  Below is a copy of a deed obtained during a visit to the Register of Deeds office. 

Roscommon Co., MI
Liber "8", Page 117
Recorded: 27 November 1885
Hiram and Laura Cuppernall of Duluth, MN
Albert K. Petrie and William McMillan of Muskegon

groom's name: Heram W. Coppernall
bride's name: Laura V. Currie
marriage date: 10 Jun 1880
marriage place: Allen, Indiana

name: Laura Coppernell
residence: Duluth, St Louis, Minnesota
age: 32 years
estimated birth year: 1853
birthplace: Louisiana
race: White
Household Gender Age
 Laura Coppernell F 32y
Sarah E Currie F 68y
Grace Foote F 15y

NOTE:  Hiram Coppernall's Civil War diary was donated to the Schoff Civil War Collection, William L. Clements Library, University of Michigan.  His photo can be seen here.

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