On This Day … 15 June

June 15th, 2016 |

1874 – Lucy GOSDEN (28) married Robert WORDEN (43) in Worth Township, Michigan 142 years ago.  (wife of Levi GARDNER, 3rd great-granduncle -m)

1879 – James BENSON was born in Ontario, Canada 137 years old to Anthony Benson & Angelique MONDOUX.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1888 – Guy GOHL was born in Alpena, Michigan 128 years ago.  (husband of Sarah HAWLEY, great aunt -m)

1900 – Ree PIERCY was born in Missouri 116 years ago to John Piercy & Annie TYE.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1925 – Mabel OSTROM (26) married Charles SHERMAN (61) in Alpena, Michigan 91 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1941 – Edna KINNEE Porrett died 75 years ago in Port Huron, Michigan at 57  years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1988 – William AUBAIN died 28 years ago in St. Albans, Vermont when he was 86 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

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On This Day … 12 June

June 12th, 2016 |

1796 – Judith HEBERT was born in Quebec, Canada 220 years ago to Pierre Hebert & Marie-Anne GELINEAU.  (4th great-grandaunt -p)

1878 – David BOOTH (35) married Sarah WELSH (17) in Ontario, Canada 138 years ago.  (3rd great-granduncle -m)

1887 – Elizabeth FLEWELLING May died 129 years ago in Michigan at 24 years old.  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

1906 – James QUINLAN (22) married Eliza HALL (21) in Port Huron, Michigan 110 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1907 – Sarah Maud HAWLEY (20) married William BATES (22) in Rust, Michigan 109 years ago.  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

1914 – Joseph GONYAW was born in Michigan 102 years ago to Louis Gonyaw & Flossie LAPAN.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1919 – Harmon LAPAN died 97 years ago in Bay County, Michigan at 43 years old.  (2nd great-granduncle -p)

1933 – Henry KUSSROW died 83 years ago in Port Huron, Michigan at 62 years old.  (husband of Melissa GARDNER, 1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1950 – Mary CASTLER English died 66 years ago in Detroit, Michigan when she was 87 years old.  (2nd great-grandmother -p)

1994 – Violet O’BRIEN Dearden died 22 years ago in Broward, Florida when she was 78 years old.  (2nd cousin 2x 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 … 5 June

June 5th, 2016 |

1918 – Floyd ROSS (21) married Martha SCHROEDER (21) in Bay City, Michigan 98 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1928 – Louise LAPAN (17) married Miles SIMMER (22) in Lansing, Michigan 88 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

1965 – Elmer TYE died 51 years ago in Missouri at 43 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1986 – Aceil HAWLEY died 30 years ago in Dewitt, Michigan at 63 years old.  (1st cousin 2x removed -m)

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On This Day … 4 June

June 4th, 2016 |

1807 – Andre ABARE was born in Quebec, Canada 209 years ago to Pierre HEBERT & Marie-Anne GELINEAU.  (4th great-granduncle -p)

1876 – Sophie LAPAN was born in Canada 140 years ago to Antoine Lapan & Sophie GIBEAU.  (3rd great-grandaunt -p)

1912 – John ARNOTT was born in Washington 104 years ago to James Arnott & Lillian JORDAIN.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

1912 – Alfred LAPAN (20) married Florence MANORE (18) in Linwood, Michigan 104 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1916 – Mark HAWLEY was born in Alpena, Michigan 100 years ago to William Hawley & Emma MINER.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

1920 – William WOOLSEY died 96 years ago in St. Joseph, Missouri at 39 years old.  (husband of Clara TYE, 2nd great-grandaunt -m)

1926 – Jack ROSS was born in Saginaw, Michigan 90 years ago to David Ross & Lela BIGGS.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

1929 – Charles ENGLISH was born in Detroit, Michigan 87 years ago to Clarence English & Mary COOPER.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

1929 – Edward LAPAN (22) married Bertha ALLORE (16) in Pinconning, Michigan 87 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1940 – Melvin GARDNER died 76 years ago in Chandler, Michigan at 67 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1982 – William DOUGHTY Jr. died 34 years ago in Alma, Michigan when he was 74 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

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On This Day … 1 June

June 1st, 2016 |

1851 – Sarah Anne HEALEY was born in Ireland 165 years ago.  (wife of William HAWLEY, 3rd great-grandfather -m)

1891 – Maggie DOUGHTY died 125 years ago in Alpena, Michigan at 18 years old.  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

1903 – Joseph BENSON (25) married Emma BRAY (17) in Ontario, Canada 113 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1904 – Benjamin BOOTH died 112 years ago in Marine City, Michigan at 56 years old.  (3rd great-granduncle -m)

1909 – Sophia LAPAN (16) married William LISPRANCE (27) in Pinconning, Michigan 107 years ago.  (great-grandaunt -p)

1910 – Mae ROBBINS (22) married Frank KOLLIN (29) in Alpena, Michigan 106 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1916 – Stephen STEVENS was born in Bay County, Michigan 100 years ago to Harry Stevens & Harriet LAPAN.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

1929 – Sarah ROBBINS (29) married Nicholas BESTER (32) in Flint, Michigan 87 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1985 – Thomas FENWICK died 31 years ago in Bay City, Michigan when he was 72 years old.  (2nd cousin 2x 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 … 29 May

May 29th, 2016 |

1890 – Josephine DOUGLASS was born in Bay City, Michigan 126 years ago.

1891 – Albert BENSON was born in Michigan 125 years ago to William Benson & Marguerite MONETTE.  (2nd great-granduncle -m)

1894 – Mary PETERSON was born in Wisconsin 122 years ago to John Peterson & Hattie FLEWELLING.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1894 – Alexander SICARD was born in Ontario, Canada 122 years to Pierre Sicard & Sarah LAFLEUR.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1895 – Agnes ROSS Hogle died 121 years ago in Kawkawlin, Michigan at 21 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed – p)

1915 – Victor BRYCE (23) married Margaret VARCOE (19) in Onaway, Michigan 101 years ago.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -m)

1917 – Leana PARDEE Gardner died 99 years ago in Fair Haven, Michigan at 35 years old.  (wife of Henry GARDNER, 1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1926 – Percy HAWLEY (25) married Lucina BARNES (22) in Escanaba, Michigan 90 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1928 – Elizabeth MOBREY Booth-Unsworth died 88 years ago in Marine City, Michigan at 82 years old.  (wife of Benjamin BOOTH, 3rd great-granduncle -m)

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On This Day … 25 May

May 25th, 2016 |

1927 – Samuel HAWLEY was born in Cummings Township, Michigan 89 years ago to Joseph Hawley & Jennie DOVECOTT.  (1st cousin 2x removed -m)

1935 – Pauline GONYAW (19) married John BULLEY (18) in Marine City, Michigan 81 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1940 – Inez LAFLEURE (16) married Donald FOX (19) in Alpena, Michigan 76 years ago (great-aunt -m)

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On This Day … 19 May

May 19th, 2016 |

1842 – Robert THOMAS was born in Monson, Maine 174 years ago.  (husband of Emma DOUGHTY, 2nd great-grandaunt – m)

1874 – Elizabeth LAPAN was born in Quebec, Canada 142 years ago to Antoine Lapan & Sophie GIBEAU.  (3rd great-grandaunt – p)

1882 – Rosalie ABARE & Anselme JANOT were married 134 years ago in Coopersville, New York.  (3rd great-grandaunt – p)

1892 – Maud ROSS was born in Bay County, Michigan 124 years ago to Henry Ross & Millie WISE.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1913 – Sarah HAWLEY was born in Presque Isle, Michigan 103 years ago to John Hawley & Ethel BOOTH.  (greataunt – m)

1916 – Henrietta DRAKE was born in Detroit, Michigan 100 years ago to Edward Drake & Albina LAPAN.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

1928 – Adeline BENSON Mondoux died 88 years ago in Queensbury, New York at 54 years old.  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

1942 – Iona ROESCHKE Doughty died 74 years ago in Alpena, Michigan at 30 years old.  (wife of Lester DOUGHTY, 1st cousin 3x removed -m)

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