Ogle, George A. and T. O. Williams,
Standard Atlas of Kent County, Michigan
, Chicago: Geo. A. Ogle & Co., 1907.

City and Township Officers

Grand Rapids City Officers

Mayor - George E. Ellis

Clerk - John L. Boer

Comptroller - Rufus S. French

Treasurer - Oscar E. Kilstrom

Marshal - Thomas Gleason

Judge Superior Court - Wm. J. Stuart

Reporter Superior Court - Charles H. Bender

Judge Police Court - Nicholas Kik

Reporter Police Court - W. W. Mitchell

Justices of the Peace - John W. Holcomb, Orley C. Granger

Clerk Justice Court - Emerson E. Scott

Board of Assessors - Edgar A. Fletcher, Gerrit H. DeGraff, Chas. F. Merrifield

Kent County Officers

Judges Circuit Court - Alfred Wolcott, Willis B. Perkins

Judge of Probate - Harry D. Jewell

Register of Probate - Alvin E. Ewing

Sheriff - Albert A. Carroll

Under Sheriff - Harmon Cowens

County Clerk - Ralph A. Mosher

Deputy County Clerks - Robert G. Hill, Louis H. Dolan, Alex. E. Krakowski, M. VanWestenbrugge, Frank McKay

Register of Deeds - Hugh A. Montgomery

Deputy Register - Wm. J. Thomas

County Treasurer - Ernest A. Crozier

Deputy Treasurer - Gerrit Nevenzel

Prosecuting Attorney - John McDonald

Asst. Prosecuting Att'y - John W. Powers, Jay Linsey

Circuit Court Comm'rs - John A. Verkerke

Circuit Court Reporters - Henry F. Walch, C. H. Strawhacker

Coroners - John B. Hilliker, Simeon LeRoy, Jr.

County Surveyor - Theo. O. Williams

Commissioner of Schools - Allen M. Freeland

Superintendents of Poor - James S. Toland, Henry H. Havens, Omar H. Provin

Drain Commissioner - W. H. Murphy

Township Officers - 1907

Township

Supervisors

P.O. Address

Township Clerk

P.O. Address

1. Ada

James H. Ward

Ada, R. F. D. 43

1. Jarvis Holmes

Ada, R. F. D. 43

2. Algoma

Arthur D. Smith

Rockford

2. Chas. W. Skellenger

Rockford

3. Alpine

Chas. H. Chase

Grand Rapids, R. F. D. 7

3. Maurice E. Harvey

Gd. Rapids, R. F. D. 7

4. Bowne

Peter J. Sinclair

Alto

4. Jesse Boulard

Alto

5. Byron

Washington Judson

Byron Center

5. Michael J. O'Meara

Byron Center

6. Caledonia

Frederick W. Reuhs

Caledonia

6. Allan B. Betzner

Caledonia

7. Cannon

Willis Young

Rockford, R. F. D. 26

7. Lyman G. Ray

Rockford

8. Cascade

J. Martin Schenck

Ada, R. F. D. 42

8. Geo. W. Gorham

Cascade

9. Courtland

Perry J. Bennett

Evans

9. Glenn Davis

Rockford

10. Gaines

Chas. F. Parker

Caledonia, R. F. D. 59

10. Wilson Plants

Ross, R. F. D. 61

11. Gd. Rapids

Thomas E. Reed

Grand Rapids, Station F

11. Wm. Phillips

Gd. Rapids, R. F. D. 4

12. Grattan

C. Kent Jakeway

Belding, R. F. D. 16

12. Aaron Norton

Belding, R. F. D. 16

13. Lowell

Christopher Bergin

Lowell

13. Chester G. Stone

Lowell

14. Nelson

John E. Goul

Sand Lake

14. Edgar Marvin

Cedar Springs

15. Oakfield

Lewis E. McArthur

Greenville

15. Marion N. Green

Harvard

16. Paris

Robert B. Patterson

Gd. Rapids, R. F. D. 11

16. Henry Simerink

Gd. Rapids, R. F. D. 11

17. Plainfield

Peter R. Walker

Gd. Rapids, R. F. D. 9

17. Benj. C. Jones

Belmont

18. Solon

Lewis G. Sevey

Cedar Springs

18. Will W. Phillips

Cedar Springs

19. Sparta

V. H. Billings

Sparta

19. Frank D. Kellogg

Sparta

20. Spencer

John Griswold

Cedar Springs

20. Elmer G. Storey

Harvard

21. Tyrone

Joseph Holben

Kent City

21. Hugh J. Kelley

Kent City

22. Vergennes

Edmund M. Alger

Lowell

22. Leander P. McLean

Lowell

23. Walker

Wm. S. Lamoreaux

Gd. Rapids, R. F. D. 7

23. Edward E. Brewer

Gd. Rapids, R. F. D. 13

24. Wyoming

Nichol D. Emmons

Grand Rapids

24. Edward C. Molt

South Grand Rapids

Township

Treasurer

P. O. Address

Highway Commissioner

P. O. Address

1. Ada

Wm Stonebreaker

Ada, RFD 43

Alfred Weldon

Ada, RFD 43

2. Algoma

Andrew S. House

Edgerton

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3. Alpine

Henry Moerman

G.R., RFD 14

Joseph Anderson

Alpine, RFD 17

4. Bowne

Arthur J. Poritt

Alto

Sanford Smith

Alto

5. Byron

Judson McKenney

Byron Center

Wm F. Moses

Byron Center

6. Caledonia

Clarence A. Williams

Caledonia

David Herman

Caledonia

7. Cannon

Wilbur B. Moffitt

Ada, RFD 44

James J. Herron

Cannonsburg

8. Cascade

Ralph Auble

Ada, RFD 42

Thomas Johnson

Ada, RFD 42

9. Courtland

Wm H. Myers, Jr.

Rockford

Byron F. Smith

Rockford

10. Gaines

Daniel McKersey

Dutton

Amos Leatherman

Dutton, RFD 60

11. Gd. Rapids

Walter C. McCrath

G.R., RFD 12

Amasa G. Dupee

G.R., RFD 4

12. Grattan

William R. Ward

Belding, RFD, 16

Simon W. Matice

Belding, RFD 16

13. Lowell

Myron N. Henry

Lowell

Jas. McPherson

Lowell

14. Nelson

Wright Nelson

Cedar Springs

Cyrus G. Tindall

Cedar Springs

15.Oakfield

James E. Anderson

Harvard

Jasper H. Deal

Greenville

16. Paris

Jay C. Wing

G.R., RFD 10

Myron L. Tyler

G.R., RFD 11

17. Plainfield

Adelbert Dingman

Belmont

Amos Crissman

Rockford, RFD, 26

18. Solon

Wallace W. Goozen

Cedar Springs

John Heiss

Cedar Springs

19. Sparta

Wallace Burtch

Sparta

Nelson A. Shaw

Sparta

20. Spencer

Willet G. Knapp

Sand Lake

Lee Hatch

Harvard, RFD 39

21. Tyrone

Melvin J. Hunziker

Kent City

Albert H. Barrett

Kent City

22. Vergennes

M. B. McPherson

Lowell

Godfrey Reusser

Lowell

23. Walker

Thomas Almy

G.R., RFD 2

Albert R. Edison

G.R., RFD 2

24. Wyoming

Frank J. Pickett

G.R.

Cornelius Huizenga

Grandville

Grand Rapids Ward Officers - 1907

Ward Number

Supervisors

P. O. Address

1. First Ward

Walter H. Struik

14 Grandville Ave.

John J. Fallon

423 S. Ionia St.

2. Second Ward

Frank C. Steinman

13. Julia St.

John McNabb

392 Fountain St.

3. Third Ward

Harry T. Baldwin

699 Cherry St.

John H. Hosken

634 Cherry St.

4. Fourth Ward

Eugene F. Smith

326 N. College Ave.

Wm. De Boer

88 Brainard St.

5. Fifth Ward

Gustav C. Oswald

185 Carrier St.

Fred J. Provin

59 Spencer Ave,

6. Sixth Ward

Edward A. Connelly

391 N. Front St.

Ate Dykstra

386 Eleventh St.

7. Seventh Ward

Joseph Emmer

56 Broadway

Joseph O. Bellaire

186 Scribner

8. Eighth Ward

John I. Koperski

240 Chatham St.

Thomas Doran

90 Summer St.

9. Ninth Ward

Joseph Renihan

143 Butterworth Ave.

Caspar M. Droste

171 S. Jefferson St.

10. Tenth Ward

John F. Beck

328 S. Division St.

Louis B. Saunders

118 Pleasant

11. Eleventh Ward

Paul J. Averill

319 Worden

S. Wesley Knecht

198 Cass

12. Twelfth Ward

John Roberts

127 Hall St.

Cornelius J. Brouwer

724 Hall St.

Standard Atlas of Kent County, Michigan, Chicago: 
Geo. A. Ogle & Co., 1907.


Submitted by: Jennifer Godwin
Created: 12 December 2001

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