Alfred

 

Alfred, Dickinson County: a settlement with a station on the Chicago, Minneapolis & St. Paul Railroad, on the Ford River, in Breen Township*; Andrew Kemmeter became its first postmaster on Dec. 8, 1903, the office operating until Nov. 15, 1910. (GSM 1905; PO Archives)

--Michigan Place Names, Walter Romig, publisher, Grosse Point Michigan, 1905

*until about 1911, at which time this portion of Breen Township became West Branch Township

 

 

ALFRED

from MICHIGAN GAZETTEER AND BUSINESS DIRECTORY

1905-1906: Population, 100. On the Ford river, and on the C. M. & St. P. Ry., in Breen township, Dickinson county, 30 miles northeast of Iron Mountain, the county seat. Exp., U.S. Telephone connection. A. Kemmeter, postmaster.

1907-1908: Population, 100. On the Ford river, and on the E. & L.S. Ry., in Breen township, Dickinson county, 30 miles northeast of Iron Mountain, the county seat. Exp., U.S. Telephone connection. P.C. Munroe, postmaster.

1909-1910: Population, 35. On the Ford river, and on the E. & L.S. Ry., in Breen township, Dickinson county, 30 miles northeast of Iron Mountain, the county seat. Exp., U.S. Telephone connection. H.A. Bauman, postmaster.

1911-1912: Population, 35. On the Ford river, and on the E. & L.S. Ry., in West Branch township, Dickinson county, 30 miles northeast of Iron Mountain, the county seat. Exp., U.S. Telephone connection. H.A. Bauman, postmaster.

1913-1914: Population, 35. On the Ford river, and on the E. & L.S. Ry., in West Branch township, Dickinson county, 30 miles northeast of Iron Mountain, the county seat. Exp., U.S. Telephone connection. Has rural delivery from Northland.

1915-1916: Population, 35. On the Ford river, and on the E. & L.S. Ry., in West Branch township, Dickinson county, 30 miles northeast of Iron Mountain, the county seat. Exp., Adams. Telephone connection. Has rural delivery from Northland.

1917-1918: On the Ford river, and on the E. & L.S. Ry., in West Branch township, Dickinson county, 30 miles northeast of Iron Mountain, the county seat. Exp., Adams. Telephone connection. Has rural delivery from Northland.

1919-1920: On the Ford river, and on the E. & L.S. Ry., in West Branch township, Dickinson county, 30 miles northeast of Iron Mountain, the judicial seat. Express and telephone connection. Has rural delivery from Northland.

1921-1922: On the Ford river, and on the E. & L.S. Ry., in West Branch township, Dickinson county, 30 miles northeast of Iron Mountain, the judicial seat. Express and telephone connection. Has rural delivery from Northland.

1923-1924: On the Ford river, and on the E. & L.S. Ry., in West Branch township, Dickinson county, 30 miles northeast of Iron Mountain, the judicial seat. Express and telephone connection. Has rural delivery from Northland.

1925-1926: On the Ford river, and on the E. & L.S. Ry., in West Branch township, Dickinson county, 30 miles northeast of Iron Mountain, the judicial seat. Express and telephone connection. Has rural delivery from Northland.

1927-1929: On the Ford river, and on the E. & L.S. Ry., in West Branch township, Dickinson county, 30 miles northeast of Iron Mountain, the judicial seat. Express and telephone connection. Has rural delivery from Northland. General Store

Bauman, H.A. Co. (1909-1915)

Lindsley & Bauman Co. (1907) Railroad Agent

Munroe, P.C. (1907)

Woodford, C.H. (1905) Saloon

Phillips, Andrew (1907-1909) Ties and Posts and Forest Products

Bauman, H.A. Co. (1909-1915)

Lindsley & Bauman Co. (1907)

--MICHIGAN GAZETTEER AND BUSINESS DIRECTORY 1879, 1881, 1885, 1887-1888, 1889, 1891-1892, 1895-1896, 1901, 1903-1904, 1905-1906, 1907-1908, 1909-1910, 1911-1912, 1913-1914, 1915-1916, 1917-1918, 1919-1920, 1921-1922, 1923-1924, 1925-1926, 1927-1928--R.L. Polk & Co , Clark, Charles F ., Detroit, pub

 

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