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 … 22 July

July 22nd, 2016 |

BENSON Maria J. – 1874, born in Ontario, Canada 142 years ago to William Benson & Marguerite MONETTE.  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

BRYCE Jennie – 1898, born in Alpena, Michigan 118 years ago to John Bryce & Elizabeth FLEWELLING.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -m)

FOREST Frank “Rock” – 1950, died in Alpena, Michigan 66 years ago when he was 86 years old.  (husband of Louisa BENSON, 2nd great-grandmother -m)

LAFLEUR Alice – 1927, married Henry MATHEWS in Flint, Michigan 89 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

O’LEARY Ada  – 1912, married Maurice JACOBS in Alpena, Michigan 104 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

OGDEN Roy – 1887, born in Minden, Michigan 129 years ago to Wesley Ogden & Adelia GARDNER.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

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On This Day … 9 July

July 9th, 2016 |

BENSON Georgianna – 1900, married Ferdinand MARTEL in Ontario, Canada 116 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

ENGLISH Florence (Andrzejewski) – 1972, died 44 years ago in Detroit, Michigan when she was 68 years old.  (great-grandaunt -p)

FLEWELLING Enoch – 1889, married Ida CARNICK in Port Huron, Michigan 127 years ago.  (3rd great-granduncle -m)

HAWLEY Chester – 1978, died 38 years ago in Flushing, Michigan when he was 79 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

HOWARD Pearl – 1927, married Harold LAKE in Flint, Michigan 89 years ago.  (1st cousin 2x removed -m)

KINNEE Amy (Roberts) – 1948, died 68 years ago in Tacoma, Washington when she was 61 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

LAFLEUR Henry – 1883, married Louisa BENSON in Ontario, Canada 133 years ago.  (2nd great-grandparents -m)

LAPAN Louis – 1962, died 54 years ago in Bay County, Michigan when he was 58 years old.  (great-granduncle -p)

OGDEN Roy – 1951, died 65 years ago in Kalispell, Montana when he was 63 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 … 5 March

March 5th, 2016 |

1857 – Mary KNIGHT was born in Davison, Michigan 159 years ago to Benjamin Knight & Asenath HOTCHKISS.  (2nd great-grandaunt – m)

1894 – Grace SHARPE was born in Maple Ridge, Michigan 122 years ago to Moses Sharpe & Amanda FLEWELLING.  (1st cousin 3x removed – m)

1906 – Averil BATES was born in Hillman, Michigan 110 years ago to Robert Bates & Hester BOOTH.  (1st cousin 3x removed – m)

1908 – William DOUGHTY Jr. was born in Alpena, Michigan 108 years ago to William Doughty & Elsie CRAWFORD.  (1st cousin 3x removed – m)

1910 – Fergus HESS was born in Port Huron, Michigan 106 years ago to Philip Hess & Mary McKAY.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -m)

1917 – Abel FLEWELLING died 99 years ago in Fort Gratiot, Michigan at 82 years old.  (3rd great-grandfather – m)

1925 – Hiram Wesley OGDEN died 90 years ago in Montana at 90 years old.  (husband of Adelia GARDNER, 3rd great-grandaunt – m)

1963 – Alexander CARR died 53 years ago in Alpena, Michigan at 86 years old.  (husband of Rebecca ROBBINS, 1st cousin 3x removed – m)

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On This Day … 24 February

February 24th, 2016 |

1829 – Edward BOOTH was born in England 187 years ago to Joseph Booth & Maria TORR.  (3rd great-granduncle -m)

1879 – George FLEWELLING was born in Michigan 137 years ago to Isaac Flewelling & Clara WELLMAN.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1879 – John BOOTH was born in Ontario, Canada 137 years ago to David Booth & Sarah WELSH.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1890 – Joseph SICARD was born in Ontario, Canada 126 years ago to Pierre Sicard & Sarah LAFLEUR.  (1st cousin 3x removed – m)

1900 – Joseph GYNAC was born in Kawkawlin, Michigan 116 years ago to Philip Gynac & Sophie LAPAN.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

1944 – James OGDEN died 72 years ago in Whatcom, Washington at 71 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1952 – Rose GARDNER Danks died 64 years ago in Oliver, Michigan at 72 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1975 – Floyd HACKETT died 41 years ago in West Branch, Michigan at 73 years old.  (husband of Christina LAFLEUR, 1st cousin 3x removed – m)

1976 – Benjamin KNIGHT Jr. died 40 years ago in West Branch, Michigan at 80 years old.  (great-granduncle -m)

1995 – Alphonse MONDOUX died 21 years ago in Hudson Falls, New York at 84 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed – m)

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On This Day … 9 December

December 9th, 2015 |

1872 – James OGDEN was born in Sanilac County, Michigan 143 years ago to Wesley Ogden & Adelia GARDNER.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1887 – Elizabeth ABARE was born in Chazy, New York 128 years ago to Toussaint Abare & Catherine VARIN.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

1919 – Anna BENSON (22) married Glenn MANIER (20) in Flint, Michigan 96 years ago.  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

1929 – Angus RILEY died 86 years ago in Flint, Michigan at 31 years old.  (husband of Ruth O’LEARY, 1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1998 – Averil SILVERNALE died 17 years ago in Saginaw County, Michigan at 93 years old.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -p)

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On This Day … 2 November

November 2nd, 2015 |

1927 – Adelia GARDNER Ogden died 88 years ago in Columbia Falls, Montana at 78 years old.  (3rd great-grandaunt -m)

1942 – LaVern LAFLEUR (21) married Mildred MINTON (17) in Alpena, Michigan 73 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

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On This Day … 26 October

October 26th, 2015 |

1869 – Drucilla OGDEN was born in Sanilac, Michigan 146 years ago to Hiram Ogden & Adelia GARDNER.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1872 – Barnabe ABARE (31) married Delia DUPREY (15) in Nashua, New Hampshire 143 years ago.  (3rd great-granduncle -p)

1883 – Mederise BELAIR was born in New York 132 years ago to Louis Belair & Rosalie LAPAN.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

1904 – Salem McKAY Jr. died 111 years ago in Port Austin, Michigan at 32 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1929 – John BOOTH died 86 years in Cleveland, Ohio at 69 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

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