Second Lieutenant James R. Michael

Second Lieutenant James R. Michael was born on 1840 in Carrol County, IN and died Unknown in Unknown.

James R. Michael entered the Infantry & Cavalry on September 28, 1861, in Jefferson City, served during the Civil War era and reached the rank of Second Lieutenant before being discharged on June 22, 1866 in Sioux City, IA.

James R. Michael is buried at Messenger in Denver, Iowa and can be located at

Armed Forces Grave Registration

Information Frank Sturdevant
He was a brother of Geo. and Solmn and Michael also Jacob whom were Civil War Soldiers. The family one of the pioneers families of Bremer Co. coming to this state in the late 40’s to the Big Woods section of Bremer County and were neighbors to the Tibbetts and Messenger’s and the McCaffreis’.