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 … 8 August

August 8th, 2016 |

ABARE Peter – 1913, married Florence ST. JOHN in Montpelier, Vermont 103 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

DORAN Louis – 1973, died in Saginaw, Michigan 43 years ago when he was 80 years old.  (husband of Selena LAFLEUR, 2nd great-grandaunt -m)

FLEWELLING Benjamin – 1892, born in Fort Gratiot, Michigan 124 years ago to Enoch Flewelling & Ida CARNICK.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

LAFLEURE Lawrence – 1922, married Tressa KNIGHT in Alpena, Michigan 94 years ago.  (great-grandparents -m)

LAPAN Alfred – 1916, married Jeanette MOORE in Linwood, Michigan 100 years ago.  (2nd great-granduncle -p)

McCONNELL John Jr. – 1918, born in Alpena, Michigan 98 years ago to John McConnell & Pearl SHARPE.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

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On This Day … 1 August

August 1st, 2016 |

AUBAIN Joseph – 1882, born in Quebec, Canada 134 years ago to Oliver Aubain & Marceline LAPAN.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

BENSON Anthony – 1859, married Angelique BISSON in Ontario, Canada 157 years ago.  (3rd great-granduncle -m)

BOOTH Joseph – 1872, died in Ontario, Canada 144 years ago when he was 90 years old.  (5th great-grandfather -m)

LAPAN Rosa – 1891, born in Kawkawlin, Michigan 125 years ago to Anthony Lapan & Mary ROSS.  (great-grandaunt -p)

MANIER Glenn – 1899, born in Evart, Michigan 117 years ago.  (husband of Anna BENSON, 2nd great-grandaunt -m)

PETERSON Walter – 1983, died in Port Huron, Michigan 33 years ago when he was 73 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

RUST Eugene – 1850, born in Ellicottville, New York 166 years ago to Quartus Rust & Electra KNIGHT.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

SHARPE Earl – 1954, died in Alpena, Michigan 62 years ago when he was 64 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

SICARD Alphonse – 1919, died in Ontario, Canada 97 years ago when he was 21 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

WELLMAN Clara – 1849, born in Ontario, Canada 167 years ago.  (wife of Isaac FLEWELLING, 3rd great-granduncle -m)

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On This Day … 8 July

July 8th, 2016 |

ATHERTON Asahel – 1925, died 91 years ago in Alcona, Michigan when he was 81 years old.  (husband of Sarah HEALEY-Hawley)

CASEY Earl – 1898, born in Grand Rapids, Michigan 118 years ago.

ELLIOTT William – 1972, died 44 years ago in Sarasota, Florida when he was 75 years old.  (husband of Marie ENGLISH, great-grandaunt -p)

McCONNELL Manley – 1917, born in Lachine, Michigan 99 years ago to John McConnell & Ruth SHARPE.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

TATRO Alta – 1894, born in Michigan 122 years ago.  (husband of Grace BOOTH, great-grandaunt -m)

WATERMAN Fred – 1858, born in Fenton, Michigan 157 years ago.  (husband of Etta HOWARD, great-grandaunt -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 … 7 June

June 7th, 2016 |

1872 – George ABARE was born in Champlaine, New York 144 years ago to Toussaint ABARE & Catherine VARIN.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

1901 – George ABARE (29) married Louise BLAIN (21) in Barre, Vermont 115 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

1909 – May LAFLEUR (18) married Laurence AUCLAIR (20) in Harrisville, Michigan 107 years ago  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1914 – Alta HAWLEY was born in Alpena, Michigan 102 years to William Hawley & Emma MINER.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

1915 – Grace SHARPE (21) married John McGINTY (34) in Alpena, Michigan 101 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1916 – Lilla PIERCY was born in Garfield, Iowa 100 years ago to John Piercy and Annie TYE.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1982 – Byron MOREY died 34 years ago in Alpena, Michigan when he was 75 years old.  (husband of Velina LAPAN, 1st cousin 3x removed -p)

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On This Day … 31 May

May 31st, 2016 |

1771 – Lt. Joshua KNIGHT (24) married Esther WRIGHT (22) in Chesterfield, Massachusetts 245 years ago.  (5th great-grandparents – m)

1857 – Louis GARDNER (21) married Mary POTTS (15) in Sanilac County, Michigan 159 years ago.  (3rd great-granduncle -m)

1879 – Amanda FLEWELLING (15) married Moses SHARPE (21) in St. Clair County, Michigan 137 years ago.  (2nd great-grandaunt – m)

1902 – Julia LAPAN (22) married William SILVERNALE (22) in Bay City, Michigan 114 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed – p)

1916 – Robert ROSS was born in Grand Rapids, Michigan 100 years ago to Bert Ross & Mabel MILLARD.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

1921 – Arthur ENGLISH  (27) married Nettie SCHMIDZOHL (34) in Detroit, Michigan 95 years ago.  (great-granduncle – p)

1924 – James HAWLEY (32) married Ruth SHARPE (27) in Millersburg, Michigan 92 years ago.  (great-granduncle & 1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1932 – Leonard TYE was born in Everett,  Washington 84 years ago to David Tye & Lillian DUNAGAN.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1944 – Nathan HOPKINS died 72 years ago in Norman, Oklahoma when he was 56 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1952 – Margaret BOOTH O’Leary died 64 years ago in Flint, Michigan at 77 years old.  (2nd great-grandaunt – m)

1966 – James BATES died 50 years ago in Alpena County, Michigan at 76 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed – m)

1988 – Hazel WARRIN Tye died 28 years ago in Everett, Washington at 78 years old.  (wife of William TYE, 2nd great-granduncle -m)

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On This Day … 26 May

May 26th, 2016 |

1913 – Laurent LAFLEUR (55) married Rose MALLET (63) in Ontario, Canada 103 years ago.  (2nd great-granduncle -m)

1921 – Sarah LAFLEUR (56) married Adolphe LAVOIE (56) in Ontario, Canada 95 years ago.  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

1922 – Moses SHARPE died 94 years ago in Long Rapids, Michigan at 65 years old.  (husband of Amanda FLEWELLING, 3rd great-grandaunt – m)

1927 – Lorain LAFLEUR was born in Rogers City, Michigan 89 years ago to Frank LAFLEUR & Lula NEWBERRY.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1934 – Hannah ROSS O’Brien died 82 years ago in Bay City, Michigan at 73 years old.  (2nd great-grandaunt – p)

1944 – Edward LAFLEURE died 72 years ago in Alpena, Michigan at 8 years old.  (great uncle -m)

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On This Day … 21 May

May 21st, 2016 |

1859 – Eliza FLEWELLING was born in New Brunswick, Canada 157 years ago to Nehemiah Flewelling & Sarah SHARPE.  (3rd great-grandaunt -m)

1921 – Joseph LAFLEUR (31) married Lydia SMITH (19) in Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan 95 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1932 – Gladys MALASKY (16) married Robert WHITAKER (21) in Flint, Michigan 84 years ago.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

1940 – Hannah BOOTH Lambkin died 76 years ago in Ontario, Canada at 90 years old.  (3rd great-grandaunt – m)

1964 – Margaret BENSON Talbot died 52 years ago in Saint Louis, Minnesota at 76 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

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On This Day … 27 April

April 27th, 2016 |

1891 – James SWEENEY died 125 years ago in Quebec, Canada at 71 years old.  (husband of Elisabeth BENSON, 4th great-grandaunt -m)

1908 – Rhea FLEWELLING was born 108 years ago to Joseph Flewelling & Cora DOAN.  (1st cousin 3x removed – m)

1910 – Ruth DOUGHTY was born in Alpena, Michigan 106 years ago to William Doughty & Elsie CRAWFORD.  (1st cousin 3x removed – m)

1946 – Albert BENSON died 70 years ago in Richford, Vermont at 68 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1958 – Alice ROULEAU Sharpe died 58 years ago when she was 62 years old.  (wife of Arthur SHARPE, 1st cousin 3x removed – m)

1963 – Eva BANNISTER Ross died 53 years ago in Rapid River, Michigan at 73 years old.  (wife of Henry ROSS, 2nd great-granduncle -p)

1971 – Ida FENWICK Lozo died 45 years ago in Saginaw, Michigan when she was 80 years old.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

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