WALTER A. VILES was born in Ash, November 16, 1840, his parents being Joseph and Julia Ann (Devore) Viles, settlers
of 1832, his father cutting the first wagon road from Flat Rock to his claim on section 3. He enlisted in the 4th
Mich. Vol. Inf. September 2, 1864, and went to the front, serving until discharged at Houston, Texas, May 26. 1866.
July 24, 1862, he married Ann, daughter of Enoch and Catherine (Van Riper) Chamberlin, whose children are Catherine
J., born October 29, 1863; and Joseph E., January 26, 1871.
History of Monroe County, Michigan
Talcott E. Wing, Editor
Munsell & Company, Publishers
New York 1890.
Monroe County, Michigan Biographies
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