Governor Frank D. Fitzgerald Home
Here lived Frank D. Fitzgerald who served his first term as governor 1935-36. His second term, starting in January 1939 was cut short by his death in this house in March of that year. Born in Grand Ledge in 1885, Fitzgerald earned wide respect from local citizens. A republican, he was secretary of state 1930-34, State chief executive during some tumultuous Depression years, Fitzgerald advocated government re-organization measures including a civil service system for state employees.