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Wilmer H. Culver (1854-1891)
Born in Norfolk Co., Canada. Employed with Northewestern Gas and Water Pipe Co., in Bay City.

Biograpy. (Added Nov., 2009)

History of Bay County, Michigan - 1883


was born in Norfolk County, Canada, and came with his parents to Bay City in 1867. He attended the High School, and in 1871 was employed in the Exchange Bank of Bay City (now he Second National Bank) as collector, where he remained two years. In 1874 he was a student at Cornell University, Ithaca, N. Y. About 1877 he was employed in the grocery store of Ed. O'Connor; then was salesman in the clothing store of Grow Bros., after which he was employed as book-keeper in the machine shop of George Ford. He then spent four years on his father's farm. Returning to Bay City in the Spring of 1883, he entered the employ of the Northwestern Gas and Water Pipe Company. He was married December 31, 1878, to Miss Grace McDonald, of Bay City, and has one child.

Additional Notes.

    1870 - Census: Bay City, Bay, Mich.

  • Culver, Leman - 1832, Canada.
  • Maria, wife - 1853, Canada.
  • Welmer, son - b. 1854, Canada.
  • Aden, son - b. 1856, Canada.
  • Mary, daughter - b. 1860, Canada
  • Frank, son - b. 1863, New York

    1872 Michigan Marriages: Bay City, Bay, Mich.

  • Wilmer H. Culver, born 1854, Canada, married Dec. 31, 1878, to Grace McDonald, born 1856, Canada.

    1880 Census: Hampton Township, Bay, Mich.

  • Culver, Will H. - b. 1854, Canada farmer.
  • Grace, wife b. 1858, Canada.

    1882 Michigan Births: Bay City, Bay, Mich.

  • Louisa M. Culver, born Jan. 10, 1882, daughter of William H. and Grace Culver.

    1886 - Directory: Bay City, Mich.

  • Culver, Aden J. - lumber inspector, bds 924 N. Monroe.
  • Culver, Frank L. - law student, bds 924 N. Monroe.
  • Culver, Leman L. - lumberman, res 924 N. Monroe.

    1891 Michigan Deaths: Bay City, Bay, Mich.

  • W. H. Culver, born in 1854, Canada, died April 16, 1891.
Related Pages/Notes

Wilmer H. Culver

Related Pages:
Culver, Leman L. father
Culver, Frank L. brother
People Referenced
Culver, Aden (bro.)
Culver, Frank L. (bro)
Culver, Leman L. (father)
Colver, Louisa (dau)
culver, Mary (sis)
Culver, Wilmer H. (subject)
Ford, George
McDonald, Grace (wife)
O'Connor, Ed.
Subjects Referenced
Bay City, MI
Cornell University
Grow Bros.
Hampton Twp., Bay, MI
Ithaca, NY
Norfolk, Canada
Exchange Bank
NW Gas Water Pipe Co.
Second National Bank
WRITINGS: History As It Was Written Then.