Wedding Wednesday – Thomas Ross & Hattie Robard

November 9th, 2011 |

Thomas Ross (20), son of Isaac Ross & Margaret “Buck” married Hattie Robard (18) daughter of John Robard & “Don’t Know” on July 20, 1889.  They were married by Pastor Lyons at the First Methodist Church in West Bay City, Michigan.  Charles & Jane Southgate were the witnesses.  Their marriage lasted 7 years when Hattie died at age 25.

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Military Monday – Arthur English

November 7th, 2011 |






Sympathy Saturday – Isaac Ross Jr.

November 5th, 2011 |

Isaac Ross Jr., son of Isaac Ross of England and Margaret Meyers of Canada, died October 11, 1919 of nephritis, a kidney problem.  He was 59 years old.  He is buried in Saginaw County, Michigan.  (I am having trouble deciphering the name of the cemetery from the death certificate.)  (2nd great-granduncle)