On This Day … 3 August

August 3rd, 2016 |

BENSON Lena (Rustler) – 1922, died in Alcona, Michigan 94 years ago when she was 27 years old.  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

BENSON Patrick – 1904, married Mary MURRAY in Ontario, Canada 112 years ago.  (1st cousin 5x removed -m)

BORRY George – 1908, married Genevieve RIVERS in Chazy, New York 108 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

DOUGHTY Ida – 1915, born in Alpena, Michigan 101 years ago to William Doughty & Elsie CRAWFORD.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

Flewelling Nellie FULLER – 1911, died in Presque Isle, Michigan 105 years ago at 27 years old.  (wife of David FLEWELLING, 1st cousin 4x removed -m)

OGDEN Drucilla (Schagel) – 1933, died in Whatcom, Washington 83 years ago when she was 63 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

PETERSON Warren – 1930, born in Alpena, Michigan 86 years ago to Herman Peterson & Tena KNIGHT.  (1st cousin 2x removed -m)

RICKER Maurice – 1989, died in Gladwin, Michigan 27 years ago when he was 77 years old.  (husband of Mary LAPAN, great-grandaunt -p)

ROBBINS Sarah (Bester) – 1930, died in Flint, Michigan 86 years ago when she was 30 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

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On This Day … 31 July

July 31st, 2016 |

ARNOTT James Jr. – 1913, born in Escanaba, Michigan 103 years ago to James Arnott & Lillian JORDAIN.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

DOUGHTY Hannah – 1893, married Caleb WHITE in Killmaster, Michigan 123 years ago.  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

Flewelling Josephine ALLEN – 1911, died in Washburn, Maine 105 years ago at 61 years old.  (wife of Jeremiah FLEWELLING, 3rd great-granduncle -m)

GARDNER David – 1875, born in Sanilac, Michigan 141 years ago to Benjamin & Celina Gardner.  (husband of Addie GARDNER, 1st cousin 4x removed -m)

GIBBONS Lloyd – 1987, died in Alpena, Michigan 29 years ago when he was 81 years old.  (husband of Ida DOUGHTY, 1st cousin 3x removed -m)

HEBERT Domitille – 1870, married Joseph DESROCHERS in Keeseville, New York 146 years ago.  (1st cousin 5x removed -p)

KNIGHT Adelbert – 1893, married Clara DOUGHTY in Killmaster, Michigan 123 years ago.  (2nd great-grandparents -m)

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On This Day … 28 July

July 28th, 2016 |

Benson Clara LEMIEUX – 1913, died in Ontario, Canada 103 years ago when she was 61 years old.  (wife of James BENSON, 3rd great-granduncle -m)

BENSON John – 1889, died in Ontario, Canada 127 years ago when he was 77 years old.  (4th great-grandfather -m)

Doughty Sarah SMITH – 1906, died in Alpena, Michigan 110 years ago when she was 62 years old.  (3rd great-grandmother -m)

GARDNER Henry – 1877, born in Buel, Michigan 139 years ago to John Gardner & Elizabeth SWOFFER.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

LAPAN Julia (Silvernale) – 1913, died in Pinconning, Michigan 103 years ago when she was 33 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

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On This Day … 13 July

July 13th, 2016 |

BATES Averil – 1921, married Walter GRACE in Alpena, Michigan 95 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

BOOTH Hazel – 1946, married Russell BAILEY in Boyne City, Michigan 70 years ago.  (1st cousin 2x removed -m)

BOOTH James – 1837, born in Detroit, Michigan 179 years ago to Joseph Booth & Maria TORR.  (3rd great-granduncle -m)

DOUGHTY Clara – 1907, married William GEE in Alpena, Michigan 109 years ago.  (2nd great-grandmother -m)

FLEWELLING George – 1951, died 65 years ago in Maine when he was 80 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

GARDNER Adelia – 1849, born in New York 167 years ago to Stephen & Josette Gardner.  (3rd great-grandaunt -m)

LAFLEUR Frank – 1915, married Lula Elizabeth NEWBERRY‘s anniversary number 101

PETERSON Charles – 1991, died 25 years ago in Port Huron, Michigan at 89 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

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On This Day … 5 July

July 5th, 2016 |

GABORIAULT Antoine (Lapan) – 1842, married Julie BARRIERE in Saint-Valentin, Quebec, Canada 174 years ago.  (4th great-grandparents)

GRAVES Levi – 1900, born 116 years ago in Ontario, Canada to John Graves & Delmary TYE.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

LAPAN John – 1924, married Sarah ARNOLD in Hillsdale, Michigan 92 years ago.  (3rd great-granduncle -p)

MATHEWS William – 1960, died 56 years ago in Alpena, Michigan when he was 68 years old.  (husband of Emily WERTMAN, great-grandaunt -m)

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On This Day … 2 July

July 2nd, 2016 |

COY Ralph – 1895, born 121 years ago in Alpena, Michigan.  (husband of Mary Jane BENSON, 2nd great-grandaunt -m)

DOUGHTY Emma Ann – 1845, born in Monson, Maine 171 years ago to Levi Doughty & Hannah McINTIRE  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

LAPAN Alexander Jr. – 1949, married Leota PACHOLKA (22) in Bay City, Michigan 67 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

MONDOUX Eleanor – 1917, born in Hudson Falls, New York 99 years ago to Adolphus Mondoux & Ethel LaPOINT.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

ROSS Floyd – 1936, married Irene CHROGE in Escanaba, Michigan 80 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

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On This Day … 8 June

June 8th, 2016 |

1866 – Emma ABARE was born in Chazy, New York 150 years ago to Barnabe Abare & Delia DUPREY.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

1892 – Sylvia GELEAS was born in Caro, Michigan 124 years ago.  (wife of Alexander LAPAN, 3rd great-granduncle -p)

1895 – Emma ABARE married Walter CURTIS in Vermont 121 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

1927 – Margaret DOUGHTY (24) married Charles FRENCH (25) in Alpena, Michigan 89 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1944 – Loretta GARDNER Copeman died 72 years ago in Oxford, Michgan when she was 87 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1946 – Albert LETOURNEAU (51) married Myrtle STEIN (24) in Dearborn, Michigan 70 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

1969 – Alexander LAPAN Jr. died 47 years ago in Bay County, Michigan when he was 50 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

1984 – Russell BOOTH died 32 years ago in Grayling, Michigan at 59 years old.  (1st cousin 2x removed -m)

1997 – Ruth DOUGHTY Small died 19 years ago in Alpena, Michigan when she was 87 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

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On This Day … 4 June

June 4th, 2016 |

1807 – Andre ABARE was born in Quebec, Canada 209 years ago to Pierre HEBERT & Marie-Anne GELINEAU.  (4th great-granduncle -p)

1876 – Sophie LAPAN was born in Canada 140 years ago to Antoine Lapan & Sophie GIBEAU.  (3rd great-grandaunt -p)

1912 – John ARNOTT was born in Washington 104 years ago to James Arnott & Lillian JORDAIN.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

1912 – Alfred LAPAN (20) married Florence MANORE (18) in Linwood, Michigan 104 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1916 – Mark HAWLEY was born in Alpena, Michigan 100 years ago to William Hawley & Emma MINER.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

1920 – William WOOLSEY died 96 years ago in St. Joseph, Missouri at 39 years old.  (husband of Clara TYE, 2nd great-grandaunt -m)

1926 – Jack ROSS was born in Saginaw, Michigan 90 years ago to David Ross & Lela BIGGS.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

1929 – Charles ENGLISH was born in Detroit, Michigan 87 years ago to Clarence English & Mary COOPER.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

1929 – Edward LAPAN (22) married Bertha ALLORE (16) in Pinconning, Michigan 87 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1940 – Melvin GARDNER died 76 years ago in Chandler, Michigan at 67 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1982 – William DOUGHTY Jr. died 34 years ago in Alma, Michigan when he was 74 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

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On This Day … 1 June

June 1st, 2016 |

1851 – Sarah Anne HEALEY was born in Ireland 165 years ago.  (wife of William HAWLEY, 3rd great-grandfather -m)

1891 – Maggie DOUGHTY died 125 years ago in Alpena, Michigan at 18 years old.  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

1903 – Joseph BENSON (25) married Emma BRAY (17) in Ontario, Canada 113 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1904 – Benjamin BOOTH died 112 years ago in Marine City, Michigan at 56 years old.  (3rd great-granduncle -m)

1909 – Sophia LAPAN (16) married William LISPRANCE (27) in Pinconning, Michigan 107 years ago.  (great-grandaunt -p)

1910 – Mae ROBBINS (22) married Frank KOLLIN (29) in Alpena, Michigan 106 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1916 – Stephen STEVENS was born in Bay County, Michigan 100 years ago to Harry Stevens & Harriet LAPAN.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

1929 – Sarah ROBBINS (29) married Nicholas BESTER (32) in Flint, Michigan 87 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1985 – Thomas FENWICK died 31 years ago in Bay City, Michigan when he was 72 years old.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

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On This Day … 30 May

May 30th, 2016 |

1885 – Agnes LAPAN was born in Kawkawlin, Michigan 131 years ago to Richard Lapan & Harriet ABARE.  (2nd great-grandaunt – p)

1886 – Clara TYE was born in Lexington, Michigan 130 years ago to Tuffield Tye & Sarah GOLLEDGE.  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

1889 – Mae ROBBINS was born in Alpena, Michigan 127 years ago to William Robbins & Tillie BOOTH.  (1st cousin 3x removed – m)

1901 – Millie WISE Ross died 115 years ago in West Bay City, Michigan at 26 years old.  (wife of Henry ROSS, 2nd great-granduncle – p)

1903 – Margaret DOUGHTY was born in Green, Michigan 113 years ago to William Doughty & Elsie CRAWFORD.  (1st cousin 3x removed – m)

1915 – Leeman GRAVES died 101 years ago in Ontario, Canada when he was 18 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed – m)

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