On This Day … 9 October

October 9th, 2016 |

ALL Alonzo – 1906, married Margaret MAILLOUX in Alpena, Michigan 110 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

BENSON Martin – 1893, married Mary KELLY in Ontario, Canada 123 years ago.  (1st cousin 5x removed -m)

BOOTH Henry – 1942, died in Ontario, Canada 74 years ago when he was 100 years old.  (3rd great-granduncle -m)

BOOTH Maria Jane – 1873, born in Ontario, Canada 143 years ago to Edward Booth & Isabella BARNS.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

CRAWFORD Elsie – 1879, born in Presque Isle, Michigan 137 years ago.  (wife of William DOUGHTY, 2nd great-granduncle -m)

DAULT William – 1915, born in Ossineke, Michigan 101 years ago to Charles Dault & Mary LAFLEUR.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

GONYAW Louis Jr. – 1918, died in Marine City, Michigan 98 years ago when he was 25 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

HAWLEY Joseph – 1959, died in Ogemaw, Michigan 57 years ago when he was 65 years old.  (great-granduncle -m)

McKay Charlotte JONES – 1929, died in Port Huron, Michigan 87 years ago when she was 86 years old.  (wife of Salem McKAY, 3rd great-granduncle -m)

O’LEARY Ruth – 1926, married Angus RILEY in Flint, Michigan 90 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

PETERSON William – 1925, born in Alpena, Michigan 91 years ago to Herman Peterson & Tena KNIGHT.  (1st cousin 2x removed -m)

WERTMAN Bertha (Nelson) – 1946, died in La Feria, Texas 70 years ago when she was 57 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

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On This Day … 5 October

October 5th, 2016 |

ABARE Calista (Tacy) – 1918, died in Waterbury, Vermont 98 years ago when she was 29 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

CHEESEMAN Spencer – 1917, born in Tacoma, Washington 99 years ago to Frank Cheeseman & Hazel POWELL.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -m)

DORAN Ruth – 1935, married Herbert VOGT in Saginaw, Michigan 81 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

DOUGHTY Clara – 1911, married Warren WERTMAN in Alpena, Michigan 105 years ago.  (2nd great-grandmother -m)

HAWLEY Donald – 1930, born in Alpena, Michigan 86 years ago to John William Hawley & Mary Ethel BOOTH.  (grandfather -m)

Lapan Charlotte LOCKHART – 1976, died in Hampton, Michigan 40 years ago when she was 61 years old.  (wife of William LAPAN, great-granduncle -p)

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On This Day … 26 September

September 26th, 2016 |

KNIGHT Adelbert – 1905, died in Alpena, Michigan 111 years ago when he was 42 years old.  (2nd great-grandfather -m)

LAPAN Harmon – 1875, born in New York 141 years ago to Richard Lapan & Harriet ABARE.  (2nd great-granduncle -p)

LAPAN Rose – 1916, married Stanley JANKOWIAK in Bay City, Michigan 100 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

McKAY George – 1955, died 61 years ago in Saginaw, Michigan when he was 76 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

MINTON Norman – 1978, died in Alpena, Michigan 38 years ago when he was 65 years old.  (husband of Loretta LaFLEUR, 1st cousin 3x removed -m)

WERTMAN Emily – 1912, born in Alpena, Michigan 104 years ago to Warren Wertman & Clara DOUGHTY.  (great-grandaunt -m)

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On This Day … 19 September

September 19th, 2016 |

ABARE Rosina – 1892, married Joseph TACIA in Fairfax, Vermont 124 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

CLINK Manley – 1964, died in Macomb cty, Michigan 52 years ago when he was 57 years old.  (husband of Lillian FLEWELLING, 1st cousin 3x removed -m)

DAULT Zephere – 1995, died in Alpena, Michigan 21 years ago when he was 75 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

GARDNER George – 1892, married Augustine MILLBRANT in Sanilac, Michigan 124 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

HOLLINGSHEAD Harold – 1918, born in Port Huron, Michigan 98 years ago to William Hollingshead & Emma BENSON.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

HOWARD Bruce – 1976, died in Detroit, Michigan 40 years ago when he was 66 years old.  (1st cousin 2x removed -m)

LAPAN Louis – 1883, born in Bay County, Michigan 133 years ago to Anthony Lapan & Matilda FOURNIER.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

LAPAN Matilida – 1878, married Herman MANYEN in Quebec, Canada 138 years ago.  (3rd great-grandaunt -p)

WERTMAN Bertha – 1888, born in Long Rapids, Michigan 128 years ago to Warren Wertman & Hannah DOUGHTY.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

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On This Day … 18 August

August 18th, 2016 |

ELLIOTT Jane – 1925, born in Detroit, Michigan 91 years ago to William Elliott & Marie ENGLISH.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

FLEWELLING George – 1905, married Ethel HOLMES in Alpena, Michigan 111 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

HAWLEY Donald 1951, married Helen LAFLEURE in Alpena, Michigan 65 years ago.  (grandparents -m)

LAFLEUR Arthur – 1932, married Georgia GREEN in Boyne City, Michigan 84 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

ROSS Isaac – 1891, married Emma MORRIS in Bay City, Michigan 125 years ago.  (2nd great-granduncle -p)

WERTMAN Emily (Badgero) – 1982, died in Alpena, Michigan 34 years ago when she was 69 years old.  (great-grandaunt -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 … 25 April

April 25th, 2016 |

1882 – Elizabeth FLEWELLING (19) married Phillip MAY (25) in Port Huron, Michigan 134 years ago.  (2nd great-grandaunt – m)

1884 – Pearl KINNEE was born in Port Huron, Michigan 132 years ago to Jacob Kinnee & Charlotte FLEWELLING.  (1st cousin 4x removed – m)

1891 – Eliza FLEWELLING Powell died 125 years ago in Fort Gratiot, Michigan at 33 years old.  (3rd great-grandaunt -m)

1899 – Angeline LAPAN was born in Bay City, Michigan 117 years ago to David Lapan & Selina LEVASSEUR.  (1st cousin 4x removed – p)

1911 – William GARDNER died 105 years ago in Sanilac County, Michigan at 45 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed – m)

1921 – Ernest McCARTNEY was born in Saginaw, Michigan 95 years ago to Roy McCartney & Sarah ROSS.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

1923 – Maria MONROE McKay died 93 years ago in Alpena, Michigan at 55 years old.  (wife of Murdock McKAY, 1st cousin 4x removed – m)

1933 – Louis GONYAW died 83 years ago in Marine City, Michigan at 65 years old.  (husband of Florence LAPAN, 2nd great-grandaunt -p)

1934 – Violet MATHEWS was born in Hillman, Michigan 82 years ago to William Mathews & Emily WERTMAN.  (1st cousin 2x removed – m)

1953 – Leon GOODELL died 63 years ago in Los Angeles, California at 79 years old.  (husband of Lenora THOMAS, 1st cousin 3x removed – m)

1962 – Georgia WILLIAMS Hopkins died 54 years ago in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma at 69 years old.  (wife of Nathan HOPKINS, 1st cousin 3x removed – m)

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On This Day … 18 March

March 18th, 2016 |

1782 – Joseph BOOTH was born in England 234 years ago.  (5th great-grandfather – m)

1876 – Melinda TYE (15) married Andrew Gerault (28) in Buel, Michigan 140 years ago.  (2nd great-grandaunt – m)

1887 – Emelie BENSON was born in Ontario, Canada 129 years ago to Anthony Benson & Angelique MONDOUX.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1896 – Earl SHAW was born in Michigan 120 years ago to John Shaw & Margaret BENSON.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1915 – David FLEWELLING died 101 years ago in Presque Isle, Michigan at 70 years old.  (3rd great-granduncle – m)

1924 – Warren WERTMAN died 92 years ago in Alpena, Michigan at 59 years old.  (husband of Clara DOUGHTY, 2nd great-grandmother -m)

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On This Day … 6 February

February 6th, 2016 |

1855 – Matilda LAPAN was born in Quebec, Canada 161 years ago to Antoine Lapan & Sophie GIBEAU.  (3rd great-grandaunt -p)

1887 – Hannah DOUGHTY (18) married Warren WERTMAN (22) in Long Rapids, Michigan 129 years ago.  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

1899 – Jennie ABARE was born in East Montpelier, Vermont 117 years ago to Barnabe Abare & Delia DUPREY.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

1906 – Arthur LAFLEUR was born in Boyne Falls, Michigan 110 years ago to Paul LaFleur & Emma DROZ.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1914 – Thelma LAPAN was born in Bay County, Michigan 102 years ago to Alfred Lapan & Florence MANORE.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

1939 – William BATES died 77 years ago in Houghton, Michigan at 53 years old.  (husband of Sarah HAWLEY, 2nd great-grandaunt -m)

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On This Day … 23 January

January 23rd, 2016 |

1841 – Barnabe ABARE was born in New York 175 years ago to Toussaint Abare & Catherine BOIRE.  (3rd great-granduncle -p)

1868 – Benjamin BOOTH (20) married Elizabeth MOWBRAY (17) in Ontario, Canada 148 years ago.  (3rd great-granduncle -m)

1874 – Malvina ABARE was born in Scoita, New York 142 years ago to Toussaint Abare Jr. & Catherine VARIN.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

1885 – Louis BENSON was born in Ontario, Canada 131 years ago to James Benson & Clara LEMIEUX.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1931 – Louis BELAIR died 85 years ago in Manchester, New Hampshire at 77 years old.  (husband of Rosalie LAPAN, 3rd great-grandaunt -p)

1932 – Emily WERTMAN (19) married William MATHEWS (39) in Hillman, Michigan 84 years ago.  (great-grandaunt -m)

1941 – Charlotte FLEWELLING Kinnee died 75 years ago in Port Huron, Michigan at 78 years old.  (3rd great-grandaunt -m)

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