On This Day … 15 January

January 15th, 2017 |

BENSON Georgianna (Martel) – 1926, died in Ontario, Canada 91 years ago when she was 44 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

BENSON Harmeline – 1885, born in Ontario, Canada 132 years ago to William Benson & Marguerite MONETTE.  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

BOOTH Alonzo – 1971, died in Petoskey, Michigan 46 years ago when he was 73 years old.  (great-granduncle -m)

DAULT James – 1928, born in Ossineke, Michigan 89 years ago to Charles Dault & Mary LAFLEUR.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

Flewelling Clara WELLMAN – 1932, died in Toledo, Ohio 85 years ago when she was 82 years old.  (wife of Isaac FLEWELLING, 3rd great-granduncle -m)

HAWLEY Chester – 1919, married Rhonda TAYLOR in Alpena, Michigan 98 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

KNIGHT Christine “Tena” – 1924, married Herman PETERSON in Alpena, Michigan 93 years ago.  (great-grandaunt -m)

LAFLEUR Ella – 1921, born in Hillman, Michigan 96 years ago to Dennis LaFleure & Addie HIER.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

LAPAN Louis – 1928, died in Grayling, Michigan 89 years ago when he was 44 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

MONDOUX Angelique – 1851, born in Ontario, Canada 166 years ago.  (wife of Anthony BENSON, 3rd great-granduncle -m)

RUST Quartus – 1815, born in Hampden, Massachusetts 202 years ago.  (husband of Electra KNIGHT, 3rd great-grandaunt -m)

TYE-Clara (Burns) – 1915, married William WOOLSEY in St. Joseph, Missouri 102 years ago.  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

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On This Day … 14 January

January 14th, 2017 |

COOPER Mary – 1907, born in Grand Rapids, Michigan 110 years ago.  (wife of Clarence ENGLISH, great-granduncle)

Flewelling Clara MATHER – 1892, died in Port Huron, Michigan 125 years ago at 35 years old.  (wife of Edward FLEWELLING, 3rd great-granduncle)

HAWLEY Amanda (Hall) – 1969, died in Saginaw, Michigan 48 years ago when she was 70 years old.  (great-grandaunt)

HAWLEY Norman – 1923, born in Ogemaw County, Michigan 94 years ago to George Hawley & Sarah MYERS.  (1st cousin 2x removed)

KNIGHT Joshua – 1775, born in Chesterfield, Massachusetts 242 years ago to Lt. Joshua Knight & Esther WRIGHT.  (4th great-grandfather)

LAPAN Elisabeth – 1879, born in Bay City, Michigan 138 years ago to Richard Lapan & Harriet ABARE.  (2nd great-grandaunt)

MOBREY Elizabeth – 1846, born in Ontario, Canada 171 years ago.  (wife of Benjamin BOOTH, 3rd great-granduncle)

RICKER Charlotte – 1946, born in Bay City, Michigan 71 years ago to Maurice Ricker & Margaret LAPAN.  (1st cousin 2x removed)

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On This Day … 10 January

January 10th, 2017 |

ABARE Henry – 1886, born in Chazy, New York 131 years ago to Barnabe Abare & Delia DUPREY.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

BELAIR Antoine – 1895, born in Canada 122 years ago to Louis Belair & Rosalie LAPAN.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

BOOTH Edna – 1929, born in Rogers City, Michigan 88 years ago to Alonzo Booth & Ruby COOPER.  (1st cousin 2x removed -m)

COOPER Ruby – 1901, born in Michigan 116 years ago.  (wife of Alonzo BOOTH, great-granduncle -m)

DAGENAIS Laurent – 1871, married Marceline QUENNEVILLE in Quebec, Canada 146 years ago.  (3rd great-granduncle -m)

GARDNER Stephen Jr. – 1899, died in Sanilac County, Michigan 118 year ago when he was 69 years old.  (3rd great-granduncle -m)

HAWLEY Joseph – 1894, born in Ogemaw, Michigan 123 years ago  to Sarah FLEWELLING & Charles Hawley.  (great-granduncle -m)

LAPAN Elizabeth (Letourneau) – 1898, died in Kawkawlin, Michigan 119 years ago when she was 23 years old.  (3rd great-grandaunt -p)

MOSEY Hubert – 1982, died in Cold Springs, Michigan 35 years ago when he was 55 years old.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

WILLIAMS Daniel – 1885, born in Lapeer, Michigan 132 years ago.  (husband of Matilda BENSON, 2nd great-granduncle -m)

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Charles A. Hawley

January 9th, 2017 |

I’m going to give the 52 Ancestors in 52 weeks a shot!
This week I have chosen Charles A. Hawley, my husband’s 2nd great-grandfather.
I really want to hear from YOU too and hear about your ancestors… don’t be shy!!

Name: Charles A. HAWLEY, male
Birth Date: 1859 March Place: New York
Death Place: Most likely California?
Father: William Hawley (1836-1914)
Mother: Mercy (most likely) Brown (1836-1871)

* He was born in 1859 March in New York.

* He appeared on the census on 1860 June 22 in Nunda, Livingston, New York, USA. He is 2 years old.

* He appeared on the census on 1870 June 18 in Alpena, Alpena, Michigan, USA. He is 11 years old and goes to school. Michigan, USA.

* He appeared on the census on 1880 June 15 in Wilson Township, Alpena, Michigan, USA. He is 21 years old, single, works as a farmer, and cannot read or write. He lives with his brother Frank and two boarders. His father lives next door.

• He appeared on the census on 1900 June 23 in Cummings, Ogemaw, Michigan, USA. He is 41 years old and works as a farmer on his farm. He has been married 14 years, and he is the father of 12 children… 10 of them living. He is not able to read or write.

• He owned land in 1903 in Ogemaw County, Michigan, USA. HAWLEY, CHAS. Cumming T23N R3E Section 4 Page 20 82
acres

* On the 1910 census his wife Sarah indicates she is married.

* He lived in Buena Park, Orange, California, USA in August 1914 per his father’s obituary.

* On the 1920 census his wife Sarah indicates she is divorced.

• FIND A GRAVE
Created by: Lisa Haerens
Record added: Jan 21, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 64505036

Spouse: *Sarah A. FLEWELLING (1858 January 5 – 1936 July 14)
Marr. Date: Place: 1885-1886
Children: 1 John William Hawley (1887-1964)
2 Charles Alvin Hawley (1888-1958)
3 James Edward Hawley (1892-1961)
4 Joseph Daniel Hawley (1894-1959)
5 Elsie Ruth Hawley (1895-1917/1920)
6 Amanda Marian Hawley (1898-1969)
7 Sero Hawley (1900-1900)
8 George Russell Hawley (1902- )

Step-Children:
1 Frank Fayette Howard (1877-1942)
2 Elba Howard (1880-1954)
3 Clinton Dewitt Howard (1883-1963)
4 Etta Agnes Howard (1885-1951)
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On This Day … 9 January

January 9th, 2017 |

ARNOTT Andrew – 1919, born in Pinconning, Michigan 98 years ago to James Arnott & Lillian JORDAIN.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

CURRY Elmer – 1919, died in Clearfield, Pennsylvania 98 years ago when he was 53 years old.  (2nd great-granduncle -m)

DAULT Charles – 1956, died in Ossineke, Michigan 61 years ago when he was 68 years old.  (husband of Mary LaFLEUR, 2nd great-grandaunt -m)

HAWLEY William – 1925, born in Ogemaw, Michigan 92 years ago to Joseph Hawley & Jennie DOVECOTT.  (1st cousin 2x removed -m)

LAPAN Anna – 1889, born in Kawkawlin, Michigan 128 years ago to Louis Lapan & Ida LAMPIER.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

Lapan Josephine CLUCKEY – 1916, died in Bay City, Michigan 101 years ago when she was 42 years old.  (wife of Alfred LAPAN, 2nd great-granduncle -p)

LAPAN Richard – 1866, married Harriet ABARE in Quebec, Canada 151 years ago.  (3rd great-grandparents -p)

McKAY John – 1949, died in Saginaw, Michigan 68 years ago when he was 80 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

McKay Martha CARPENTER – 1894, died in Port Austin, Michigan 123 years ago when she was 85 years old.  (4th great-grandmother -m)

MONDOUX Arthur – 1916, born in New York 101 years ago to Antoine Mondoux & Adeline BENSON.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

ROSS John – 1872, married Agness ANDERSON in Bay City, Michigan 145 years ago.  (2nd great-granduncle -p)

WERTMAN Audry Gee – 1920, died in Alpena, Michigan 97 years ago when she was 10 years old.  (daughter of Clara DOUGHTY.  (great-grandaunt -m)

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On This Day … 7 January

January 7th, 2017 |

ABARE Cora – 1896, married Henry DOLAN in Vermont 121 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

ABARE Rosalie – 1866, born in Sciota, New York 151 years ago to Toussaint Abare & Catherine BOIRE.  (3rd great-grandaunt -p)

AUCLAIR Irene – 1915, born in Alpena, Michigan 102 years ago to Dennis Auclair & Elizabeth LaFLEUR.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

GOLLEDGE Mary (Walker) – 1938, died in Ontario, Canada 79 years ago when she was 64 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

HAWLEY Donald – 1996, died in Alpena, Michigan 21 years ago when he was 65 years old.  (grandfather -m)

JORDAIN Lillian – 1888, born in Bay County, Michigan 129 years ago to David Jordain & Elizabeth ROSS.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

KNIGHT Betty – 1928, born in Pinconning, Michigan 89 years ago to Roland Knight & Bernice LAPAN.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

LaFLEUR Mary – 1908, married Charles DAULT in Harrisville, Michigan 109 years ago.  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

LaFLEUR Pierre – 1874, married Odile PLOUFFE in Ontario, Canada 143 years ago.  (3rd great-grandfather -m)

LAPAN Harriet – 1895, born in Linwood, Michigan 122 years ago to Anthony Lapan & Maria ROSS.  (great-grandaunt -p)

LAPAN Mary – 1916, born in Pinconning, Michigan 101 years ago to Anthony Lapan & Maria ROSS.  (great-grandaunt -p)

O’BRIEN Rachel – 1901, married Joseph CAMPAU in Hampton, Michigan 116 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

O’LEARY Ruth – 1920, married Roy SIMPSON in Alpena County, Michigan 97 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

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On This Day … 3 January

January 3rd, 2017 |

BENSON Mary Jane – 1900, married Ducher LALONDE in Black River, Michigan 117 years ago.  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

Booth Sarah GRACE – 1953, died in Genesee County, Michigan 64 years ago when she was 62 years old.  (wife of William BOOTH, 2nd great-granduncle -m)

FLEWELLING Mary (Quinlan) – 1929, died in Fort Gratiot, Michigan 88 years ago hen she was 75 years old.  (3rd great-grandaunt -m)

Gardner Emma SWITZER – 1944, died in Port Huron, Michigan 73 years ago at 80 years old.  (wife of Stephen GARDNER, 1st cousin 4x removed -m)

GRAVES Clara (Coventry) – 1908, died in Ontario, Canada 109 years ago when she was 20 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

GREEN Rayetta (Hauck) – 1950, died in Ohio 67 years ago when she was 63 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

HAWLEY Arthur – 1889, born in West Branch, Michigan 128 years ago to Francis Hawley & Pauline HOLDRIED.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

HAWLEY Frank – 1856, born in New York 161 years ago to William & Mercy Hawley.  (2nd great-granduncle -m)

LAPAN Velina (Morey) – 1997, died 20 years ago when she was 85 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

OSTROM Roy – 1976, died in Saginaw, Michigan 41 years ago when he was 58 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

PATTERSON Cyrus – 1885, born in Clearfield, Pennsylvania 132 years ago to Martin Patterson & Lavina SMITH.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

PATTERSON William – 1923, died 94 years ago when he was 31 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

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On This Day … 31 December

December 31st, 2016 |

ABARE Noah – 1912, married Harriet MAYO in Barre, Vermont 104 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

ABARE Rosanne – 1887, married George BROWN in Chazy, New York 129 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

BOOTH Albert – 1919, born in Presque Isle, Michigan 97 years ago to Isaac Booth & Agnes ROBIDEAU.  (1st cousin 2x removed -m)

BOOTH Myrtle – 1894, born in Ontario, Canada 122 years ago to Joseph Booth & Ella TEDERINGTON.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -m)

CRIPPS Raymond – 1958, died in Green, Michigan 58 years ago when he was 72 years old.  (husband of Verda O’LEARY, 1st cousin 3x removed -m)

GARDNER John – 1905, died in Huron, Michigan 111 years ago when he was 54 years old.  (3rd great-granduncle -m)

Gardner Lucy GOSDEN (Worden) – 1928, died in Detroit, Michigan 88 years ago at 83 years old.  (wife of Levi GARDNER, 3rd great-granduncle -m)

HAWLEY Joseph – 1915, married Jennie DOVECOTT in Rose City, Michigan 101 years ago.  (great-granduncle -m)

HAWLEY Lloyd – 1919, born in Alpena, Michigan 97 years ago to William Hawley & Emma MINER.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

Hawley Sarah HEALEY (Atherton) – 1924, died in Alcona, Michigan 92 years ago at 73 years old.  (wife of William HAWLEY, 3rd great-grandfather -m)

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On This Day … 27 December

December 27th, 2016 |

BOOTH Lyle – 1926, born in Rogers City, Michigan 90 years to Alonzo Booth & Ruby COOPER.  (1st cousin 2x removed -m)

LAPAN Anthony – 1939, died in Linwood, Michigan 77 years ago when he was 78 years old.  (2nd great-grandfather -p)

LAPAN John B. – 1942, died 74 years ago in Wyandotte, Michigan when he was 73 years old.  (3rd great-granduncle -p)

QUINLAN Frank – 1959, died in St. Clair County, Michigan 57 years ago when he was 76 years old.  (1st cousin 2x removed -m)

ROSS Russell – 1945, married Patricia LANCOUR in Delta County, Michigan 71 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

THORBAHN Ralph Jr. – 1938, born in Escanaba, Michigan 78 years ago to Ralph Thorbahn & Zeta ROSS.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

TYE John – 1893, born in Michigan 123 years ago to George Tye & Jane DRAKE.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

VILLENEUVE Orville – 1975, died in Alpena, Michigan 41 years ago when  he was 64 years old.  (husband of Alice HAWLEY, great aunt -m)

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On This Day … 25 December

December 25th, 2016 |

BATES Louis – 1921, married Jennie HAWKINS in Alpena, Michigan 95 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

ENGLISH Anthony – 1912, born in Detroit, Michigan 104 years ago to Joseph English & Margaret MILLER.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

HAWLEY Percy – 1900, born in Alpena, Michigan 116 years ago to Frank Hawley & Pauline HOLDRIED.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

HOLDRIED Pauline – 1870 born in West Branch, Michigan 146 years ago.  (wife of Frank HAWLEY, 2nd great-granduncle -m)

KRAFT Ernest – 1955, died in Bay City, Michigan 60 years ago when he was 61 years old.  (husband of Tressa O’BRIEN, 1st cousin 3x removed -p)

LAFLEUR Alice – 1936, married Edwin MILLER in Flint, Michigan 80 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

LAPAN Anthony – 1867, born in New York 149 years ago to Richard Lapan & Harriet HEBERT.  (2nd great-grandfather -p)

LAPAN Mary Albina – 1896, born in Bay County, Michigan 120 years ago to Anthony Lapan & Mary ROSS.  (great-grandaunt -p)

MANYEN Lydia (Cloutier) – 1942, died in Pinconning, Michigan 74 years ago when she was 58 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

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