On This Day … 2 August

August 2nd, 2016 |

BENSON Emma – 1895, born in Ontario, Canada 121 years ago to William Benson & Marguerite MONETTE.  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

DAGENAIS Zoe – 1865, married Callixte CORON in Quebec, Canada 151 years ago.  (3rd great-grandaunt -m)

Gardner Adeline DUQUETTE – 1940, died in Croswell, Michigan 76 years ago when she was 91 years old.  (wife of Israel GARDNER, 3rd great-granduncle -m)

HAWLEY Lavina – 1889, born in Hillman, Michigan 127 years ago to William Hawley & Sarah HEALEY.  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

LAPAN Florence – 1888, born in Kawkawlin, Michigan 128 years ago to Richard Lapan & Harriet ABARE.  (2nd great-grandaunt -p)

LaPLANT Earl – 1904, born in Michigan 112 years ago to Louis LaPlant & Clara BENSON.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

MONDOUX Louisa – 1904, born in New York 112 years ago to Antonine Mondoux & Adeline BENSON.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

MOSEY Raymond – 1947, married Vera ROBINSON in Detroit, Michigan 69 years ago.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

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On This Day … 1 August

August 1st, 2016 |

AUBAIN Joseph – 1882, born in Quebec, Canada 134 years ago to Oliver Aubain & Marceline LAPAN.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

BENSON Anthony – 1859, married Angelique BISSON in Ontario, Canada 157 years ago.  (3rd great-granduncle -m)

BOOTH Joseph – 1872, died in Ontario, Canada 144 years ago when he was 90 years old.  (5th great-grandfather -m)

LAPAN Rosa – 1891, born in Kawkawlin, Michigan 125 years ago to Anthony Lapan & Mary ROSS.  (great-grandaunt -p)

MANIER Glenn – 1899, born in Evart, Michigan 117 years ago.  (husband of Anna BENSON, 2nd great-grandaunt -m)

PETERSON Walter – 1983, died in Port Huron, Michigan 33 years ago when he was 73 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

RUST Eugene – 1850, born in Ellicottville, New York 166 years ago to Quartus Rust & Electra KNIGHT.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

SHARPE Earl – 1954, died in Alpena, Michigan 62 years ago when he was 64 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

SICARD Alphonse – 1919, died in Ontario, Canada 97 years ago when he was 21 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

WELLMAN Clara – 1849, born in Ontario, Canada 167 years ago.  (wife of Isaac FLEWELLING, 3rd great-granduncle -m)

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On This Day … 22 July

July 22nd, 2016 |

BENSON Maria J. – 1874, born in Ontario, Canada 142 years ago to William Benson & Marguerite MONETTE.  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

BRYCE Jennie – 1898, born in Alpena, Michigan 118 years ago to John Bryce & Elizabeth FLEWELLING.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -m)

FOREST Frank “Rock” – 1950, died in Alpena, Michigan 66 years ago when he was 86 years old.  (husband of Louisa BENSON, 2nd great-grandmother -m)

LAFLEUR Alice – 1927, married Henry MATHEWS in Flint, Michigan 89 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

O’LEARY Ada  – 1912, married Maurice JACOBS in Alpena, Michigan 104 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

OGDEN Roy – 1887, born in Minden, Michigan 129 years ago to Wesley Ogden & Adelia GARDNER.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

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On This Day … 18 July

July 18th, 2016 |

ALL Franklin – 1888, born in Alpena, Michigan 128 years ago to Abraham All & Mary KNIGHT.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

Benson Mary ROONEY – 1939, died in Duluth, Minnesota 77 years ago when she was 77 years old.  (wife of William BENSON Jr, 2nd great-granduncle -m)

HAWLEY Helen (King) – 1995, died in Long Rapids, Michigan 21 years ago when she was 65 years old.  (1st cousin 2x removed -m)

HOWARD George – 1905, born in Rose City, Michigan 111 years ago to Frank Howard & Jennie LEMON.  (1st cousin 2x removed -m)

KNIGHT Adelbert – 1863, born in Davison, Michigan 153 years ago to Benjamin Knight & Asenath HOSKISS.  (2nd great-grandfather -m)

LAPAN Agnes (Bradley) – 1929, died in Detroit, Michigan 87 years ago when she was 44 years old.  (2nd great-grandaunt -p)

McKAY Salem – 1870, married Charlotte JONES in Marine City, Michigan 146 years ago.  (3rd great-granduncle -m)

PILON Francis – 1930, died in Detroit, Michigan 86 years ago when he was 62 years old.  (husband of Edith LAPAN, 1st cousin 4x removed -p)

SICARD Joseph – 1904, born in Ontario, Canada 112 years ago to Pierre Sicard & Sarah LAFLEUR.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

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On This Day … 17 July

July 17th, 2016 |

ABARE Delia – 1907, married George McCARTY in Vermont 109 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

AUBAIN Elise – 1893, born in Quebec, Canada 123 years ago to Olivier Aubain & Marceline LAPAN.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

ENGLISH Patricia – 1948, married George WILMOTH Jr. in Detroit, Michigan 68 years ago.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

GARDNER Arthur – 1895, married Laura PARDEE in Caseville, Michigan 121 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

GIETZEN David – 1900, died in Michigan 26 years ago when he was 52 years old.  (1st cousin 1x removed -p)

LaFLEUR Loretta (Kowalsky) – 2000, died in Alpena, Michigan 16 years ago when she was 83 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

LAPAN Leo – 1900, born in Bay County, Michigan 116 years ago to Alfred Lapan & Josephine CLUCKEY.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

MAY Elsa – 1885, born in Port Huron, Michigan 131 years ago to Philip May & Elizabeth FLEWELLING.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

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On This Day … 14 July

July 14th, 2016 |

ABARE Delia – 1896, died 120 years ago in Clinton County, New York when she was 19 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

HAWLEY Earl – 1926, married Viola WILDER in Presque Isle, Michigan 90 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

Hawley Sarah FLEWELLING – 1936, died 80 years ago in Cumming, Michigan when she was 78 years old.  (2nd great-grandmother -m)

LAFLEUR Loretaus – 1952, died 64 years ago in Maple Ridge, Michigan when he was 36 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

MONETTE Oliver – 1900, died 116 years ago in Ontario, Canada when he was 83 years old.  (4th great-grandfather -m)

VILLENEUVE Geraldine – 1942, born in Alpena, Michigan 74 years ago to Orville Villeneuve & Alice HAWLEY.  (1st cousin 1x removed -m)

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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 … 9 July

July 9th, 2016 |

BENSON Georgianna – 1900, married Ferdinand MARTEL in Ontario, Canada 116 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

ENGLISH Florence (Andrzejewski) – 1972, died 44 years ago in Detroit, Michigan when she was 68 years old.  (great-grandaunt -p)

FLEWELLING Enoch – 1889, married Ida CARNICK in Port Huron, Michigan 127 years ago.  (3rd great-granduncle -m)

HAWLEY Chester – 1978, died 38 years ago in Flushing, Michigan when he was 79 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

HOWARD Pearl – 1927, married Harold LAKE in Flint, Michigan 89 years ago.  (1st cousin 2x removed -m)

KINNEE Amy (Roberts) – 1948, died 68 years ago in Tacoma, Washington when she was 61 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

LAFLEUR Henry – 1883, married Louisa BENSON in Ontario, Canada 133 years ago.  (2nd great-grandparents -m)

LAPAN Louis – 1962, died 54 years ago in Bay County, Michigan when he was 58 years old.  (great-granduncle -p)

OGDEN Roy – 1951, died 65 years ago in Kalispell, Montana when he was 63 years old.  (1st cousin 4x 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 … 30 June

June 30th, 2016 |

ALLISON George – 1932, born in Fort Gratiot, Michigan 84 years ago to Seth Allison & Rhea FLEWELLING.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

BOOTH Russell – 1924, born in Alpena, Michigan 92 years ago to Reuben Booth & Henrietta LYTLE.  (1st cousin 2x removed -m)

BOOTH William Oacron – 1920, married Sarah Iva GRACE in Alpena, Michigan 96 years ago.  (2nd great-granduncle -m)

DAGENAIS Laurent – 1828, married Marie-Louise MAINVILLE in Quebec, Canada 188 years ago.  (4th great-grandparents -m)

GYNAC Joseph – 1925, married Harriet COMTOIS in Bay City, Michigan 91 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

HAWLEY Irene (Rudd) – 1975, died 41 years ago in Flint, Michigan when she was 66 years old.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

HOWARD Frederick – 1915, born in Ogemaw County, Michigan 101 years ago to Clinton Howard & Bessie BROOKS.  (1st cousin 2x removed -m)

LAPAN Joseph – 1897, born in Bay City, Michigan 119 years ago to John Lapan & Delia SALOIS.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -p)

LAPAN Joseph – 1949, died 67 years ago on his birthday in Pinconning, Michigan when he was 52 years old.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -p)

LAPAN Samuel – 1934, married Gertrude BROWN in Pinconning, Michigan 82 years ago.  (great-granduncle -p)

MANIER Glen Jr. – 1920, born 96 years ago in Genesee, Michigan to Glen Manier & Anna BENSON.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

O’LEARY Verda – 1897, born in Michigan 119 years ago to Thomas O’Leary & Elizabeth BOOTH.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

OSTROM Amelia – 1949, married George CUNARD in Flint, Michigan 67 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

ROBBINS Arvilla (Carr) – 1990, died 26 years ago in Alpena, Michigan when she was 92 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

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