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Francis M. West
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Birth: Dec. 24, 1836
Ashtabula County
Ohio, USA
Death: Mar. 13, 1915
Lapeer County
Michigan, USA

Enlisted in Company G of the Reorganized Fourth Michigan Infantry on September 8, 1864, for 1 year. Joined regiment at Bull's Gap, Tennessee, on April 7, 1865. Discharged at expiration of term of service on April 6, 1866, at San Antonio, Texas.

Sources: " Record of Service of Michigan Volunteers in the Civil War 1861 -1865, vol. 4", also known as the "Brown Book" and personal research from the soldier's Compiled Military Service Records and Pension Application file from the National Archives.

For Further Information See:
Fourth Michigan Volunteer Infantry 1861-1866
4th Michigan Infantry

Francis M. West Settled with his father's family in Lapeer Co. in 1840. Resided on Section 29, Attica Twp. Francis was 1 of at least 10 children.

m [1] m 21 Feb 1862 Lapeer Co., MI
Amy Almeda Burt*
b 1846 Macomb Co., MI d 1865 No Children

m [2] 01 Jul 1866 Dryden, Lapeer Co., MI
Mary Helen Burt* b 1849 Macomb Co., MI

*dau's of: Waterman Burt ca1812 NY / Mary ca1817 of Macomb Co., MI

They had 2 sons:
Francis E. West married Etta Isolene DeGroat

Herbert Owen West
m 16 Oct 1900 Columbiaville, Lapeer Co., MI
Maude E. Traver dau of
Robert B. Traver / Cornelia Kennedy
Family links: 
  Benjamin West (1791 - 1845)
  Sally Blow West (1797 - 1846)
  Francis E West (1872 - 1962)*
  Daniel West (1821 - 1894)*
  Almond B. West (1827 - 1909)*
  Francis M. West (1836 - 1915)
*Calculated relationship
Attica Township Cemetery
Lapeer County
Michigan, USA
Maintained by: 4th Michigan Infantry
Originally Created by: gravehound club
Record added: Dec 03, 2011
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Francis M. West
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Francis M. West
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Thank you for your dedicated service as a soldier in the Fourth Michigan Infantry. May you rest in honor.
- 4th Michigan Infantry
 Added: Nov. 15, 2012

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