Holton, Samuel M. – April 14, 1865

Michigan Civil War Collection

State of Michigan Henry H. Crapo, Governor in and over the State of Michigan. To all who shall see these Presents, Greeting: Know ye, That, reposing special trust and confidence in the Patriotism, Valor, Ability and Fidelity of Samuel M. Holton in the name and by the authority of the People of the State of Michigan, I do hereby appoint him Surgeon in the Second Regiment, Michigan Infantry Volunteers

Wilson, James A. – February 24, 1865

Michigan Civil War Collection

The Commanding Officer of the Third Regiment of Mich Vol Infty To all who shall see these presents, greeting: Know Ye, That reposing special trust and confidence in the patriotism, valor, fidelity and abilities of James A. Wilson I do hereby appoint him Corporal in Company I of the Third Regiment of Mich Vol Infty

Holton, Samuel M. – May 16, 1864

Michigan Civil War Collection

To all who shall see these Presents, Greeting: Know ye, That, reposing special trust and confidence in the Patriotism, Valor, Ability and Fidelity of Samuel M. Holton in the name and by the authority of the People of the State of Michigan, I do hereby appoint him Assistant Surgeon in the Second Regiment, Michigan Infantry Volunteers

Buckingham, Lyman G. – March 25, 1863

Michigan Civil War Collection

STATE OF MICHIGAN. AUSTIN BLAIR GOVERNOR IN AND OVER THE STATE OF MICHIGAN: To all who shall see these Presents, Greeting: Know ye, that reposing special trust and confidence in the integrity and ability of Lyman G. Buckingham In the Name and by the Authority of the People of the State of Michigan, I have nominated, and by and with the advice and consent of the Senate, do appoint him NOTARY PUBLIC, for the County of Genesee in said State of Michigan

Slack, Joseph B. – November 27, 1862

Michigan Civil War Collection

The Commanding Officer of the Sixteenth Regiment of Michigan Infantry To all who shall see these presents, greeting: Know ye, That reposing special trust and confidence in the patriotism, valor, fidelity and abilities of Joseph B. Slack I do hereby appoint him First Sergeant in Company D of the 16th Regiment of Michigan Infantry

Oliver, John M. – January 15, 1862

Michigan Civil War Collection

To all who shall see these Presents, Greeting: Know Ye, That, reposing special trust and confidence in the Patriotism, Valor, Ability and Fidelity of John M. Oliver in the name and by the authority of the People of the State of Michigan, I do hereby appoint him Colonel Fifteenth Regiment, Michigan Infantry Brigade,