Archive for the ‘Knight’ Category

1881 – Sarah KNIGHT (18) married George HOPKINS (32) in Alpena, Michigan 134 years ago.  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

1899 – Mary LAPAN (18) married Alvin PAQUIN (22) in St. Ignace, Mackinac, Michigan 116 years ago.  (2nd great-grandaunt -p)

1910 – Sarah HAWLEY Bates died 105 years ago in Ossineke, Michigan at 24 years old.  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

1911 – Emma WILLIAMS was born in Alcona, Michigan 104 years ago to Daniel Williams & Matilda BENSON.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1918 – Louella LAFLEUR was born in Alpena, Michigan 97 years ago to Frank LaFleur & Lula NEWBERRY.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1979 – Elizabeth ALLISON Cole died 36 years ago in Port Huron, Michigan at 41 years old.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

1979 – Bertha ALLORE Lapan died 36 years ago in Midland, Michigan at 67 years old.  (wife of Edward LAPAN, 1st cousin 3x removed -m)

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1879 – Elsie CRAWFORD was born in Presque Isle, Michigan 136 years ago.  (wife of William DOUGHTY, 2nd great-granduncle -m)

1906 – Alonzo ALL (25) married Margaret MAILLOUX (18) in Alpena, Michigan 109 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1915 – William DAULT was born in Ossineke, Michigan 100 years ago to Charles Dault & Mary LAFLEUR.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1918 – Louis GONYAW Jr. died 97 years ago in Marine City, Michigan at 25 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1925 – William PETERSON was born in Alpena, Michigan 90 years ago to Herman Peterson & Tena KNIGHT.  (1st cousin 2x removed -m)

1926 – Ruth O’LEARY (22) married Angus RILEY (28) in Flint, Michigan 89 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1929 – Charlotte JONES McKay died 86 years ago in Port Huron, Michigan at 86 years old.  (wife of Salem MCKAY, 3rd great-granduncle -m)

1942 – Henry BOOTH died 73 years ago in Ontario, Canada at 100 years old.  (3rd great-granduncle -m)

1946 – Bertha WERTMAN Nelson died 69 years ago in La Feria, Texas at 57 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1959 – Joseph HAWLEY died 56 years ago in Ogemaw, Michigan at 65 years old.  (great-granduncle -m)

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1861 – William BENSON (34) married Margaret SPRAGG (17) in Ontario, Canada 154 years ago.  (3rd great-grandparents -m)

1872 – Robert FLEWELLING was born in New Brunswick, Canada 143 years ago to Jeremiah Flewelling & Josephine ALLEN.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1874 – Mary GOLLEDGE was born in Buel, Michigan 141 years ago to Thomas Golledge & Delmary TYE.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1890 – Frederick ABARE was born in East Montpelier, Vermont 125 years ago to Barnabe Abare & Delia DUPREY.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

1911 – Franklin ALL died 104 years ago in Green, Michigan at 23 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1921 – Phillip MAY died 94 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 64 years old.  (husband of Elizabeth FLEWELLING, 2nd great-grandaunt -m)

1939 – John ARNOTT (27) married Margaret HOUSE (20) in Berkley, Michigan 76 years ago.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

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1875 – Harmon LAPAN was born in New York 140 years ago to Richard Lapan & Harriet ABARE.  (2nd great-granduncle -p)

1905 – Adelbert KNIGHT died 110 years ago in Alpena, Michigan at 42 years old.  (2nd great-grandfather -m)

1912 – Emily WERTMAN was born in Alpena, Michigan 103 years ago to Clara DOUGHTY & Warren Wertman.  (great-grandaunt -m)

1955 – George MCKAY died 60 years ago in Saginaw, Michigan at 76 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

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1857 – William BENSON (34) married Julia TAILLON (18) in Ontario, Canada 158 years ago.  (4th great-granduncle -m)

1870 – John KNIGHT was born in Davison, Michigan 145 years ago to Benjamin Knight & Asenath HOSKISS.  (2nd great-granduncle -m)

1905 – Clara GRAVES (18) married Roy COVENTRY (20) in Ontario, Canada 110 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1921 – Melvina ABARE Mayo died 94 years ago in East Montpelier, Vermont at 37 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

1927 – Elaine LAPAN was born in Michigan 88 years ago to Alexander Lapan & Sylvia GELEAS.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

1969 – Anna ENGLISH Piontkowski died 46 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 77 years old.  (great-grandaunt -p)

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1851 – Enoch FLEWELLING was born in New Brunswick, Canada 164 years ago to Nehemiah Flewelling & Sarah SHARPE.  (3rd great-granduncle -m)

1882 – Joseph BELAIR was born in Bay City, Michigan 133 years ago to Louis Belair & Rosalie LAPAN.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

1889 – George TYE (26) married Jane DRAKE (18) in Harrisville, Michigan 126 years ago.  (2nd great-granduncle -m)

1926 – Herman PETERSON Jr. was born in Alpena, Michigan 89 years ago to Herman Peterson & Tena KNIGHT.  (1st cousin 2x removed -m)

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1904 – Anna SICARD married Olivier LONGTIN in Ontario, Canada 111 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1918 – Ethel FLEWELLING was born in Port Huron, Michigan 97 years ago to Joseph Flewelling & Cora DOAN.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1959 – Alonzo ALL died 56 years ago in Presque Isle, Michigan at 78 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1965 – Peter ABARE died 50 years ago in San Diego, California at 71 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

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1872 – Maggie DOUGHTY was born in Alpena, Michigan 143 years ago to Levi Doughty & Sarah SMITH.  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

1900 – Tressa KNIGHT was born in Alpena, Michigan 115 years ago to Adelbert Knight & Clara DOUGHTY.  (great-grandmother -m)

1902 – John Isaac ROSS died 113 years ago in Kawkawlin, Michigan at 80 years old.  (3rd great-grandfather -p)

1903 – Elizabeth ABARE married Henry BRADWAY in Chazy, New York 112 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

1931 – Vaughn FLEWELLING (36) married Nona MILLER (32) in Rogers City, Michigan 84 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

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Name:  Abraham Adelbert Knight

Birthday:  July 18, 1863

Parents:  Benjamin Knight & Asenath Hotchkiss

Siblings:  Mary, Sarah, Emma, William & John

Relationship:  married to Clara Doughty, father of 4 children

Hometown:  Genesee County, Michigan

Last Known Residence:  Alpena County, Michigan

Education:  able to read and write

Occupation:  farmer

Death:  September 26, 1905, suddenly

Cemetery:  Greely Cemetery, Alpena, Michigan

Relationship to Michael:  2nd great-grandfather

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Clara Doughty & Adelbert Knight married on July 31, 1893 in Killmaster, Alcona, Michigan.  They were married by Justice John H. Killmaster.  Clara’s older sister, Hannah also got married the same day to a much older Caleb White.  (clicking on the photo makes it larger.)

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