On This Day … 26 August

August 26th, 2016 |

AUCLAIR Laurence – 1948, died 68 years ago in Bay City, Michigan when he was 59 years old.  (husband of May LAFLEUR, 1st cousin 3x removed -m)

BELAIR Delima (Boissert) – 1930, died in Manchester, New Hampshire 88 years ago when she was 41 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

DAGENAIS Laurent Jr – 1839, born in Quebec, Canada 177 years ago to Laurent Dagenais & Marie-Louise MAINVILLE.  (3rd great-granduncle -m)

ENGLISH Margaret – 1909, married Henry DROLSHAGEN in Centerline, Michigan 107 years ago.  (great-grandaunt -p)

HAWLEY Myrtle – 1939, married Phillip LIPSKI in Alpena, Michigan 77 years ago.  (greataunt -m)

LAPAN Mary Carrie – 1881, born in Linwood, Michigan 135 years ago to Richard Lapan & Harriet ABARE.  (2nd great-grandaunt -p)

LAPAN Mary (Spencer) – 1927, died in Highland Park, Michigan 89 years ago when she was 35 years old.  (great-grandaunt -p)

MONDOUX Antoine – 1934, died in Glens Fall, New York 82 years ago when he was 73 years old.  (husband of Adeline BENSON, 2nd great-grandaunt -m)

OSTROM Erickson – 1907, born in Black River, Michigan 109 years ago to Erik Ostrom & Amelia BENSON.  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

ROSS William -1899, married Jennie EDSALL in Kawkawlin, Michigan 117 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

THOMAS Mary Ann – 1838, born in Canada 178 years ago.  (wife of James BOOTH, 3rd great-granduncle -m)

WALTHER Ronald – 1936, born in Pinconning, Michigan 80 years ago to Chris Walther & Henrietta DRAKE.  (2nd cousin 1x removed -p)

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On This Day … 21 August

August 21st, 2016 |

Abare Louise BLAIN – 1954, died in Barre, Vermont 62 years ago when she was 74 years old.  (wife of George ABARE, 1st cousin 4x removed -p)

ALLISON Alberta – 1925, born in Port Huron, Michigan 91 years ago to Seth Allison & Ruth FLEWELLING.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

AUBE Arthur – 1951, died in Alpena, Michigan 65 years ago when he was 23 years old.  (husband of Lucile LAFLEUR, 1st cousin 3x removed -m)

GOLLEDGE Ellen (Latam) – 1965, died in Ontario, Canada 51 years ago when she was 88 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

LAFLEUR May (Auclair) – 1967, died 49 years ago in Ossineke, Michigan when she was 76 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

LAPAN Ida – 1925, married Marx TAYLOR in Flint, Michigan 91 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

ROSS George – 1953, died in Saginaw, Michigan 63 years ago when he was 60 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

TYE James (John) – 1873, born in Buel, Michigan 143 years ago to Tuffield Tye & Mary GARDNER.  (2nd great-granduncle -m)

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On This Day … 14 August

August 14th, 2016 |

AUCLAIR Loretta – 1937, married Max DRINKWATER in Steuben County, Indiana 79 years ago.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

BENSON Ida – 1883, born in Ontario, Canada 133 years ago to James Benson & Clara LEMIEUX.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

DOUGHTY Levi -1893, died in Alpena, Michigan 123 years ago when he was 76 years old.  (3rd great-grandfather -m)

FOUNTAIN Mae – 1899, born in Sanilac, Michigan 117 years ago to James Fountain & Emma GEROW.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

HAERENS Charles – 1998, died in Macomb county, Michigan 18 years ago when he was 73 years old.  (great uncle -p)

O’BRIEN Tressa – 1922, married Ernest KRAFT in Bay City, Michigan 94 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

ROSS David – 1919, married Lela BIGGS in Pontiac, Michigan 97 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

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On This Day … 12 July

July 12th, 2016 |

ABARE Rosalie (Janot) – 1883, died 133 years ago in Coopersville, New York at 17 years old.  (3rd great-grandaunt -p)

AUCLAIR Loretta – 1910, born in Michigan 106 years ago to Laurence Auclair & May LAFLEUR.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

BENSON Matilda – 1887, born in Ontario, Canada 129 years ago to William Benson & Marguerite MONETTE.  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

Hollingshead Betty DANIEL – 1994, died 22 years ago in Canton, Ohio at 74 years old.  (wife of Wilmer HOLLINGSHEAD, 1st cousin 3x removed -m)

LAFLEUR Ella – 1937, married Raymond COMPEAU (21) in Alpena, Michigan 79 years ago.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

McKAY Mary – 1924, married Simon WOLVIN in Port Huron, Michigan 92 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

PARKS William – 1951, died 65 years ago in Los Angeles, California when he was 36 years old.  (husband of Ruth BRINKER, 1st cousin 2x removed -p)

PIERCY Violet – 1908, born in Nebraska 108 years ago to John Piercy & Annie TYE.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

TYE Laura – 1911, born in Brown county, Kansas 105 years ago to Elmer Tye & Bessie MANN.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

WALT Gilbert – 1932, born in Flint, Michigan 84 years ago to Lewis Walt & Sarah RETZLOFF.  (2nd cousin 1x removed -m)

WALT Harold – 1975, died 41 years ago when he was 44 years old.  (2nd cousin 1x removed -m)

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On This Day … 6 July

July 6th, 2016 |

AUCLAIR Irene (Kratchoff) – 1991, died 25 years ago in Florida when she was 76 years old.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

BANKSON Edward – 1953,  died 63 years ago in Port Huron, Michigan when he was 72 years old.  (husband of Sarah QUINLAN, 1st cousin 4x removed -m)

FLEWELLING Julia – 1890, born in Fort Gratiot, Michigan 126 years ago to Enoch Flewelling & Ida CARNICK.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

HOWARD Ross – 1971,  died 45 years ago in Genesee County, Michigan at 56 years old.  (1st cousin 2x removed -m)

LAGRAFF Lloyd – 1970, died 46 years ago in Alpena, Michigan when he was 63 years old.  (husband of Hazel HAWLEY, 2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

LETOURNEAU Albert – 1989,  died 27 years ago in Standish, Michigan at 94 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

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On This Day … 17 June

June 17th, 2016 |

1906 – Deo William PIERCY was born in Nebraska 110 years ago to John Piercy & Annie TYE.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1920 – William POWELL (41) married Lillian NORTHEY (33) in Port Huron, Michigan 96 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1921 – Ruth BRINKER was born in Detroit, Michigan 95 years ago to Leo Brinker & Clara ENGLISH.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

1943 – Laura AUCLAIR O’Brien died 73 years ago in Pontiac, Michigan at 32 years old.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

1944 – Alvin LAPAN (24) married Dorothy SHOTWELL (24) in Bay City, Michigan 72 years ago.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

2002 – Angeline BRINKER Blunt died 14 years ago in California at 88 years old.  (1st 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 … 24 May

May 24th, 2016 |

1848 – Benjamin BOOTH was born in Ontario, Canada 168 years ago to Joseph Booth & Maria TORR.  (3rd great-granduncle – m)

1850 – Josephine ALLEN was born in New Brunswick, Canada 166 years ago.  (wife of Jeremiah FLEWELLING, 3rd great-granduncle – m)

1860 – Murdock McKAY was born in Canada 156 years ago to Matthew McKay & Catherine McDONALD.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1864 – Margaret ROSS was born 152 years ago in Canada to Isaac Ross & Margaret MEYERS.  (2nd great-grandaunt – p)

1882 – Arthur ROSS was born in Kawkawlin, Michigan 134 years ago to John Ross & Agness ANDERSON.  (1st cousin 3x removed – p)

1893 – Louis GONYAW Jr. was born in Bay City, Michigan 123 years ago.

1899 – Ruth ROBBINS was born in Alpena, Michigan 117 years ago to Joseph Robbins & Hannah BOOTH.  (1st cousin 3x removed – m)

1968 – Elizabeth LAFLEUR Auclair died 48 years ago in Michigan at 76 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed – m)

1980 – Ree PIERCY died 36 years ago in Hubbard, Nebraska at 79 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

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On This Day … 7 March

March 7th, 2016 |

1841 – Isaac FLEWELLING was born in Canada 175 years ago to Nehemiah Flewelling & Sarah SHARPE.  (3rd great-granduncle – m)

1874 – John BENSON was born in Ontario, Canada 142 years ago to James Benson & Clara LEMIEUX.  (1st cousin 4x removed – m)

1879 – John O’BRIEN Jr. was born 137 years ago to John O’Brien & Hannah ROSS.  (1st cousin 3x removed – p)

1884 – Peter BENSON was born in Au Sable, Michigan 132 years ago to William Benson & Mary ROONEY.  (1st cousin 3x removed – m)

1917 – John GRAVES Jr. died 99 years ago in Ontario, Canada at 31 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed – m)

1934 – Isaac Ephraim BOOTH died 82 years ago in Presque Isle, Michigan at 69 years old.  (2nd great-grandfather – m)

1948 – Elizabeth ABARE Bradway died 68 years ago in New York at 60 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed – p)

1948 – Albert GARDNER died 68 years ago in Traverse City, Michigan at 73 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed – m)

1952 – Stephen GARDNER III died 64 years ago in Port Huron, Michigan at 93 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed – m)

1966 – Dennis AUCLAIR died 50 years ago in Michigan at 83 years old.  (husband of Elizabeth LAFLEUR, 1st cousin 3x removed – m)

1987 – Tressa O’BRIEN Kraft died 29 years ago in Bangor, Michigan at 91 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed – p)

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On This Day … 7 January

January 7th, 2016 |

1866 – Rosalie ABARE was born in Sciota, New York 150 years ago to Toussaint Abare & Catherine BOIRE.  (3rd great-grandaunt -p)

1874 – Pierre LAFLEUR (43) married Odile PLOUFFE (17) in Ontario, Canada 142 years ago.  (3rd great-grandfather -m)

1890 – Lillian JORDAIN was born in Bay County, Michigan 126 years ago to David Jordain & Elizabeth ROSS.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1895 –  Harriet LAPAN was born 121 years ago in Linwood, Michigan to Anthony Lapan & Maria ROSS.  (great-grandaunt -p)

1896 – Cora ABARE (18) married Henry DOLAN (27) in Vermont 120 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

1901 – Rachel O’BRIEN (17) married Joseph CAMPAU (25) in Hampton, Michigan 115 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1908 – Mary LAFLEUR (17) married Charles DAULT (20) in Harrisville, Michigan 108 years ago.  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

1915 – Irene AUCLAIR was born in Alpena, Michigan 101 years ago to Dennis Auclair & Elizabeth LAFLEUR.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

1920 – Ruth O’LEARY (16) married Roy SIMPSON (21) in Alpena County, Michigan 96 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

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