|Organization Index to Pension Files of Veterans Who Served Between 1861 and 1900, Michigan Light Artillery, Unit 1, Company K, Card for George A. Stevens; digital image, Fold3, (from National Archives Microfilm Publication T289) 3 March 2013.|
The purpose of these cards must be kept in mind--they were to assist the pension office in finding material in an era when there was no computerization of records.
Research on Butler's pension is underway. Depending upon what is located in that file, Stevens' file may or may not be obtained. The real person of interest is Alfred Butler because he is the child of an ancestor. Stay tuned.