On This Day … 11 June

June 11th, 2016 |

1843 – Israel GARDNER was born in New York 173 years ago to Stephen & Josette Gardner.  (3rd great-granduncle -m)

1867 – Tousaint LAFLEUR was born in Ontario, Canada 149 years ago to Pierre Lafleur & Catherine DAGENAIS.  (2nd great-granduncle -m)

1878 – Norman BOOTH was born in Ontario, Canada 138 years ago to Benjamin Booth & Elizabeth MOBREY.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1885 – Malvina LAPAN was born in Kawkawlin, Michigan 131 years ago to Anthony Lapan & Matilda FOURNIER.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

1887 – Vincent BORRY was born in Coopersville, New York 129 years ago to Zeb Borry & Julie ABARE.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

1894 – Victor MINARD died 122 years ago in Quebec, Canada.  He was the 4 year old son of Louis Minard & Celeste ABARE.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

1912 – Frederick ABARE (21) married Clara DUPREY (15) in Clinton County, New York 104 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

2000 – William PETERSON died 16 years ago in Alpena, Michigan when he was 74 years old.  (1st cousin 2x removed -m)

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On This Day … 8 June

June 8th, 2016 |

1866 – Emma ABARE was born in Chazy, New York 150 years ago to Barnabe Abare & Delia DUPREY.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

1892 – Sylvia GELEAS was born in Caro, Michigan 124 years ago.  (wife of Alexander LAPAN, 3rd great-granduncle -p)

1895 – Emma ABARE married Walter CURTIS in Vermont 121 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

1927 – Margaret DOUGHTY (24) married Charles FRENCH (25) in Alpena, Michigan 89 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1944 – Loretta GARDNER Copeman died 72 years ago in Oxford, Michgan when she was 87 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1946 – Albert LETOURNEAU (51) married Myrtle STEIN (24) in Dearborn, Michigan 70 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

1969 – Alexander LAPAN Jr. died 47 years ago in Bay County, Michigan when he was 50 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

1984 – Russell BOOTH died 32 years ago in Grayling, Michigan at 59 years old.  (1st cousin 2x removed -m)

1997 – Ruth DOUGHTY Small died 19 years ago in Alpena, Michigan when she was 87 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

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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 … 6 June

June 6th, 2016 |

1841 – Mary POTTS was born 175 years ago.  (wife of Louis GARDNER, 3rd great-granduncle -m)

1863 – Celeste ABARE was born in New York 153 years ago to Toussaint Abare & Catherine BOIRE.  (3rd great-grandaunt -p)

1914 – June GARDNER Flewelling died 102 years ago in Onaway, Michigan at 34 years old.  (wife of Herman FLEWELLING, 1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1917 – Gladys ALL (21) married Harry BOYKE (25) in Presque Isle, Michigan 99 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x 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 … 2 June

June 2nd, 2016 |

1873 – Israel ABARE (23) married Julia PELKEY (21) in Fairfax, Vermont 143 years ago.  (3rd great-granduncle -p)

1892 – Etta ABARE was born in East Montpelier, Vermont 124 years ago to Barnabe Abare & Delia DUPREY.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

1898 – Norma ALL died 118 years ago in Richfield, Michigan at 19 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1901 – Gilbert LAPLANT was born in Houghton, Michigan 115 years ago to Louis LaPlant & Clara BENSON.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1909 – Lea BENSON (21) married Joseph CARDINAL (28) in Ontario, Canada 107 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1917 – Etta HOWARD (32) married Fred WATERMAN (58) in West Branch, Michigan 99 years ago.  (great-grandaunt -m)

1980 – Laura LAPAN died 36 years ago in Saginaw, Michigan when she was 83 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

1995 – Cora ABARE Prevost died 21 years ago in Vermont at 94 years old.  (1st cousin 4x 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 … 30 May

May 30th, 2016 |

1885 – Agnes LAPAN was born in Kawkawlin, Michigan 131 years ago to Richard Lapan & Harriet ABARE.  (2nd great-grandaunt – p)

1886 – Clara TYE was born in Lexington, Michigan 130 years ago to Tuffield Tye & Sarah GOLLEDGE.  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

1889 – Mae ROBBINS was born in Alpena, Michigan 127 years ago to William Robbins & Tillie BOOTH.  (1st cousin 3x removed – m)

1901 – Millie WISE Ross died 115 years ago in West Bay City, Michigan at 26 years old.  (wife of Henry ROSS, 2nd great-granduncle – p)

1903 – Margaret DOUGHTY was born in Green, Michigan 113 years ago to William Doughty & Elsie CRAWFORD.  (1st cousin 3x removed – m)

1915 – Leeman GRAVES died 101 years ago in Ontario, Canada when he was 18 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed – 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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On This Day … 12 May

May 12th, 2016 |

1893 – Samuel BENSON died 123 years ago in Rhode Island when he was 67 years old.  (4th great-granduncle -m)

1937 – Jennie LEMON Howard died 79 years ago in West Branch, Michigan at 60 years old.  (wife of Frank HOWARD, great-granduncle – m)

1942 – Joseph MUMLEY died 74 years ago in Alburgh, Vermont at 64 years old.  (husband of Eveline AUBAIN, 1st cousin 4x removed -p)

1964 – Israel ABARE died 52 years ago in New York at 67 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed – p)

1978 – Charles BOOTH died 38 years ago in Ingham County, Michigan at 50 years old.  (1st cousin 2x removed -m)

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