I have a Wm Michel b.7-16-1852 from we believe Eisleben,Germany to US 1884 buried in Mt.Hope Cemt,Lapeer,MI 7-5-1923.Married Anna Alperstead(Alperstedt) m.7-20-1879. His parents listed as Godfried Michel/Johana Wassman. Her parents are Andrew Alperstead/Amelia Dill. ChildrenHerman,Lena,Mildred,Carl,Paul F,Henry,William B,Leo Andrew,Lucy Hilda Anita. They lived primarily in Armada,MI. Lapeer,Attica.but first to Armada.
If any of this sounds familiar.Would love to hear from you and update,exchange info.