On This Day … 15 September

September 15th, 2016 |

ABARE Jennie – 1915, married Henry MERCHANT in Duxbury, Vermont 101 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

AUBE George – 1977, died in Alpena, Michigan 39 years ago when he was 56 years old.  (husband of Lucille LaFLEUR, 1st cousin 3x removed -m)

BOOTH Amanda – 1873, born in Ontario, Canada 143 years ago to Reuben Booth & Frances BARNS.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

BRINKER Angeline – 1934, married Edward BLUNT in Ecorse, Michigan 82 years ago.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

CASTLER Mary – 1862, born in Germany 154 years ago to Matthew & Catherine Castler.  (2nd great-grandmother -p)

GARDNER Stephen – 1851, married Julia LEDUC in New York 165 years ago.  (3rd great-granduncle -m)

HAWLEY Aceil – 1922, born in Ogemaw, Michigan 94 years ago to Joseph Hawley & Jennie DOVECOTT.  (1st cousin 2x removed -m)

LAFLEUR Sarah – 1864, born in Ontario, Canada 152 years ago to Pierre LaFleur & Catherine DAGENAIS.  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

LaROCHE Jack – 1925, born in Alpena, Michigan 91 years ago.  (husband of Myrtle HAWLEY, greataunt -m)

O’BRIEN John Jr – 1914, died in Bay City, Michigan 102 years ago when he was 35 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

SHARPE Ruth – 1896, born in Alpena, Michigan 120 years ago to Moses Sharpe & Amanda FLEWELLING.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

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On This Day … 24 August

August 24th, 2016 |

ENGLISH Clara (Brinker) – 1968, died in Inglewood, California 48 years ago when she was 78 years old.  (great-grandaunt -p)

MITCHELL Napoleon – 1964, died in Alburgh, Vermont 52 years ago when he was 82 years old.  (husband of Emma AUBAIN, 1st cousin 4x removed -p)

O’LEARY Ruth – 1904, born in Alpena, Michigan 112 years ago to Thomas O’Leary & Margaret BOOTH.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

WALTHER James – 1938, born in Pinconning, Michigan 78 years ago to Chris Walther & Henrietta DRAKE.  (2nd cousin 1x removed -p)

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On This Day … 12 July

July 12th, 2016 |

ABARE Rosalie (Janot) – 1883, died 133 years ago in Coopersville, New York at 17 years old.  (3rd great-grandaunt -p)

AUCLAIR Loretta – 1910, born in Michigan 106 years ago to Laurence Auclair & May LAFLEUR.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

BENSON Matilda – 1887, born in Ontario, Canada 129 years ago to William Benson & Marguerite MONETTE.  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

Hollingshead Betty DANIEL – 1994, died 22 years ago in Canton, Ohio at 74 years old.  (wife of Wilmer HOLLINGSHEAD, 1st cousin 3x removed -m)

LAFLEUR Ella – 1937, married Raymond COMPEAU (21) in Alpena, Michigan 79 years ago.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

McKAY Mary – 1924, married Simon WOLVIN in Port Huron, Michigan 92 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

PARKS William – 1951, died 65 years ago in Los Angeles, California when he was 36 years old.  (husband of Ruth BRINKER, 1st cousin 2x removed -p)

PIERCY Violet – 1908, born in Nebraska 108 years ago to John Piercy & Annie TYE.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

TYE Laura – 1911, born in Brown county, Kansas 105 years ago to Elmer Tye & Bessie MANN.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

WALT Gilbert – 1932, born in Flint, Michigan 84 years ago to Lewis Walt & Sarah RETZLOFF.  (2nd cousin 1x removed -m)

WALT Harold – 1975, died 41 years ago when he was 44 years old.  (2nd cousin 1x removed -m)

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On This Day … 20 June

June 20th, 2016 |

1857 – Moses SHARPE was born in Ontario, Canada 159 years ago.  (husband of Amanda FLEWELLING, 2nd great-grandaunt -m)

1876 – Bonepart TYE was born in Buel, Michigan 140 years ago to Tuffield Tye & Sarah GOLLEDGE.  (2nd great-granduncle -m)

1881 – Addie GARDNER was born in Lexington, Michigan 135 years ago to Israel Gardner & Adeline DUQUETTE.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1896 – Anna BENSON was born in Alpena, Michigan 120 years ago to William Benson & Marguerite MONETTE.  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

1902 – Charles PETERSON was born in Wisconsin 114 years ago to John Peterson & Hattie FLEWELLING.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1924 – David P. LAPAN died 92 years ago in Lansing, Michigan at 53 years old.  (3rd great-granduncle -p)

1927 – Charles BOOTH was born in Alpena, Michigan 89 years ago to Reuben Booth & Henrietta LYTLE.  (1st cousin 2x removed -m)

1931 – Leo BRINKER died 85 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 42 years old.  (husband of Clara ENGLISH, great-grandaunt -p)

1938 – George FLEWELLING died 78 years ago in Fort Gratiot, Michigan at 68 years old.  (2nd great-granduncle -m)

1942 – Evelyn LAPAN (17) married Robert MORRIS (18) in Bay City, Michigan 74 years ago.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

1973 – Elaine LAPAN died 43 years ago in Traverse City, Michigan at 45 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

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On This Day … 17 June

June 17th, 2016 |

1906 – Deo William PIERCY was born in Nebraska 110 years ago to John Piercy & Annie TYE.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1920 – William POWELL (41) married Lillian NORTHEY (33) in Port Huron, Michigan 96 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1921 – Ruth BRINKER was born in Detroit, Michigan 95 years ago to Leo Brinker & Clara ENGLISH.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

1943 – Laura AUCLAIR O’Brien died 73 years ago in Pontiac, Michigan at 32 years old.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

1944 – Alvin LAPAN (24) married Dorothy SHOTWELL (24) in Bay City, Michigan 72 years ago.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

2002 – Angeline BRINKER Blunt died 14 years ago in California at 88 years old.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

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On This Day … 16 June

June 16th, 2016 |

1923 – Dorothy BRINKER was born in Detroit, Michigan 93 years ago to Leo Brinker & Clara ENGLISH.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

1962 – Frederick HAZLETT died 54 years ago in Berea, Ohio when he was 56 years old.  (husband of Gladys O’BRIEN, 2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

1969 – Hazel POWELL Cheeseman-Henricks died 47 years ago in Tacoma, Washington when she was 82 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

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On This Day … 8 May

May 8th, 2016 |

1816 – Benjamin KNIGHT was born in Chesterfield, Massachusetts 200 years ago to Joshua Knight & Hannah WHITE.  (3rd great-grandfather – m)

1878 – Hannah ROSS (18) married John O’BRIEN (26) in Bay County, Michigan 138 years ago.  (2nd great-grandaunt – p)

1878 – Jane ROSS (18) married Charles SOUTHGATE (40) in Bay County, Michigan 138 years ago.  (2nd great-grandaunt – p)

1879 – Bertha FLEWELLING was born in Maple Ridge, Michigan 137 years ago to David Flewelling & Hannah JACKSON.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1886 – Violet OGDEN was born in Minden, Michigan 130 years ago to Hiram Ogden & Adelia GARNDER.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1895 – Albert LETOURNEAU was born in Kawkawlin, Michigan 121 years ago to Alfred Letourneau & Elisabeth LAPAN.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

1899 – Chester HAWLEY was born in Michigan 117 years ago to Francis Hawley & Pauline HOLDRIED.  (1st cousin 3x removed – m)

1917 – Roy OSTROM was born in Black River, Michigan 99 years ago to Erik Ostrom & Amelia BENSON.  (1st cousin 3x removed – m)

1923 – Florence ENGLISH (19) married George ANDRZEJEWSKI (23) in Detroit, Michigan 93 years ago.  (great-grandaunt – p)

1943 – Ruth BRINKER (21) married William PARKS  (28) in Detroit, Michigan 73 years ago.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

1977 – Herman MANYEN died 39 years ago in Bay City, Michigan at 89 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

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On This Day … 26 March

March 26th, 2016 |

1926 – Conrad HAWLEY (33) married Augusta WARD (31) in Alpena, Michigan 90 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1976 – Edward BLUNT died 40 years ago in Orange, California at 65 years old.  (husband of Angeline BRINKER, 1st cousin 2x removed -p)

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On This Day … 13 January

January 13th, 2016 |

1892 – Anna ENGLISH was born in Detroit, Michigan 124 years ago to Mary CASTLER & Charles English.  (great-grandaunt -p)

1893 – Arthur BENSON was born in Wisconsin 123 years ago to William Benson Jr. & Agnes ROONEY.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1903 – Joseph LAPAN (18) married Mary HOULE (17) in Linwood, Michigan 113 years ago.  (2nd great-granduncle -p)

1914 – Angeline BRINKER was born in Michigan 102 years ago to Leo Brinker & Clara ENGLISH.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

1929 – Samuel LAPAN was born 87 years ago to Florence SEEBECK & Louis Lapan.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

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