On This Day … 11 November

November 11th, 2016 |

BESTER Nicholas – 1933, died in Harbor Springs, Michigan 83 years ago when he was 36 years old.  (husband of Sarah ROBBINS, 1st cousin 3x removed -m)

HAWLEY Sarah (Bates) – 1910, died in Ossineke, Michigan 106 years ago when she was 24 years old.  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

KNIGHT Sarah – 1881, married George HOPKINS in Alpena, Michigan 135 years ago.  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

LAFLEUR Louella – 1918, born in Alpena, Michigan 98 years ago to Frank LaFleur & Lula NEWBERRY.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

Lapan Bertha ALLORE – 1979, died in Midland, Michigan 37 years ago when she was 67 years old.  (wife of Edward LAPAN, 1st cousin 3x removed -m)

LAPAN Mary – 1899, married Alvin PAQUIN in St. Ignace, Michigan 117 years ago.  (2nd great-grandaunt -p)

MOORE Jeanette – 1887, born in Mt. Clemens, Michigan 129 years.  (wife of Alfred LAPAN, 2nd great-granduncle -p)

PIERCY John – 1875, born in Iowa 141 years ago  (husband of Annie TYE, 2nd great-grandaunt -m)

WILLIAMS Emma – 1911, born in Alcona, Michigan 105 years ago to Daniel Williams & Matilda BENSON.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

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On This Day … 1 October

October 1st, 2016 |

FLEWELLING Hattie (Peterson) – 1918, died in Fort Gratiot, Michigan 98 years ago when she was 53 years old.  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

GRAVES George Leeman – 1896, born in Ontario, Canada 120 years ago to John Graves & Delmary TYE.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

O’LEARY Allan – 1969, died in Oregon 47 years ago when he was 70 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

OSTROM Bertha (Donaldson) – 1980, died in Alpena, Michigan 36 years ago when she was 74 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

SICARD Marie Rose – 1923, married Omer LAVIGNE in Ontario. Canada 93 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

WILLIAMS Burley – 1922, born in Vassar, Michigan 94 years ago to Daniel Williams & Matilda BENSON.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

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On This Day … 15 August

August 15th, 2016 |

HAWLEY Ethell – 1897, born in Alpena, Michigan 119 years ago to Frank Hawley & Paulina HOLDRIED.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

LAFLEUR Pierre – 1937, died in Flint, Michigan 79 years ago when he was 81 years old.  (2nd great-granduncle -m)

LAPAN Samuel – 1861, born in Quebec, Canada 155 years ago to Antoine Lapan & Sophie GIBEAU.  (3rd great-granduncle -p)

O’BRIEN John – 1979, died in Ann Arbor, Michigan 37 years ago when he was 64 years old.  (husband of Emma WILLIAMS, 1st cousin 3x removed -m)

RENO Floyd – 1910, born in Bay county, Michigan 106 years ago to Frank Reno & Pearl ROSS.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

ROONEY Marie – 1861, born in Ontario, Canada 155 years ago.  (wife of William BENSON Jr, 2nd great-granduncle -m)

SHARPE Arthur – 1914, married Alice ROULEAU in Alpena, Michigan 102 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

SICARD Odile – 1856, born in Ontario, Canada 160 years ago.  (wife of Pierre LAFLEUR, 3rd great-grandfather -m)

TYE Gladys -1883, died in Buel, Michigan 133 years ago when she was 5 years of age.  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

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On This Day … 3 July

July 3rd, 2016 |

BAILEY Russell – 1986, died 30 years ago in Hillman, Michigan when he was 75 years old.  (husband of Hazel BOOTH, 1st cousin 2x removed -m)

BENSON Harmeline – 1907, married Frank RUSTLER in Presque Isle, Michigan 109 years ago.  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

FLEWELLING Grace – 1900, born in Burtchville, Michigan 116 years ago to Amos Flewelling & Almina CROCKETT.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

GARNDER William – 1887,  married Ellen BARR in Fremont, Michigan 129 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

HAWLEY Elaine – 1942, died 74 years ago in Rose City, Michigan when she was 17 years old.  (1st cousin 2x removed -m)

WILLIAMS Inez (Bluhm) – 1994, died 22 years ago in Saginaw, Michigan when she was 77 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

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On This Day … 21 June

June 21st, 2016 |

1863 – Levi GARDNER (22) married Lucy GOSDEN (17) in Sanilac County, Michigan 153 years ago.  (3rd great-granduncle -m)

1940 – Inez WILLIAMS (23) married Martin BLUHM (24) in Saginaw, Michigan 76 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1941 – William STEVENS (21) married Elizabeth MORRISON (16) in Essexville, Michigan 75 years ago.  (1st cousin 2x removed -m)

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On This Day … 13 June

June 13th, 2016 |

1894 – Ada BATES was born in Alpena, Michigan 122 years ago to Robert Bates & Hester Isabella BOOTH.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1897 – Amelia BENSON (15) married Erik OSTROM (26) in Black River, Michigan 119 years ago.  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

1936 – Angelique MONDOUX Benson died 80 years ago in Ontario, Canada at 85 years old.  (wife of Anthony BENSON Sr, 3rd great-granduncle -m)

1937 – Cecil HOWARD (24) married Alma NELSON (28) in Lupton, Michigan 79 years ago.  (1st cousin 2x removed -m)

1937 – Florence PETERSON Moak died 79 years ago in St. Clair, Michigan at 37 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1946 – Emma WILLIAMS (34) married John O’BRIEN (31) in Saginaw, Michigan 70 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1961 – Adelia GARDNER Grice died 55 years ago in Port Huron, Michigan when she was 89 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

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On This Day … 28 April

April 28th, 2016 |

1873 – James BENSON (27) married Clara LEMIEUX (21) in Ontario, Canada 143 years ago.  (3rd great-granduncle -m)

1879 – Rose GARDNER was born in Buel, Michigan 136 years ago to John Gardner & Elizabeth SWOFFER.  (1st cousin 4x removed – m)

1906 – Matilda BENSON (18) married Daniel WILLIAMS (21) in Onaway, Michigan 110 years ago.  (2nd great-grandaunt – m)

1914 – John PIERCY Jr was born in Missouri 102 years ago to John Piercy & Annie TYE.  (1st cousin 3x removed – m)

1923 – Marie ENGLISH (26) married William ELLIOTT (26) in Detroit, Michigan 93 years ago.  (great-grandaunt – p)

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On This Day … 27 March

March 27th, 2016 |

1876 – Theodore BENSON was born in Ontario, Canada 140 years ago to William Benson & Julia TAILLON.  (1st cousin 5x removed -m)

1919 – John McCONNELL died 97 years ago in Alpena, Michigan at 33 years old.  (husband of Ruth SHARPE, 1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1921 – Laurent LAFLEUR died 95 years ago in Ontario, Canada at 63 years old.  (2nd great-granduncle – m)

1946 – Burley WILLIAMS (23) married Hazel HERBERS (18) in Vassar, Michigan 70 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

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On This Day … 15 March

March 15th, 2016 |

1852 – John BOOTH was born in Ontario, Canada 164 years ago to Joseph Booth & Sarah JENNER.  (1st cousin 4x removed – m)

1856 – Isabelle ABARE was born in Scotia, New York 160 years ago to Toussaint Abare & Catherine BOIRE.  (3rd great-grandaunt – p)

1888 – Edward FENWICK was born in Kawkawkin, Michigan 128 years ago to Thomas Fenwick & Elizabeth ROSS.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

1888 – Elizabeth FLEWELLING (15) married John BRYCE (27) in Alpena, Michigan 128 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed – m)

1897 – Alonzo BOOTH was born in Hubbard Lake, Michigan 119 years ago to Isaac Booth & Josephine TYE.  (great-granduncle – m)

1959 – Frank KOLLIN died 57 years ago in Alpena, Michigan when he was 78 years old  (husband of Mae ROBBINS, 1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1999 – Emma WILLIAMS O’Brien died 17 years ago in Saginaw, Michigan at 87 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

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