William Montague Ferry Creator
Loutit District Library Subject
Ferry, William Montague, 1796-1867 Subject
Clergy -- Michigan -- Grand Haven Subject
Businessmen -- Michigan -- Grand Haven Item Number
Reverend Ferry had been a missionary on Mackinac Island, who in the summer of 1834, made a circuit of Lake Michigan. He came to Grand Haven to seek is fortune in lumbering. The cities of Ferrysburg, Ferry, Whitehall, and Montague are named for him or members of his family.