On This Day … 8 December

December 8th, 2016 |

Benson Julia TAILLON – 1920, died in Ontario, Canada 96 years ago when she was 84 years old.  (wife of William BENSON, 4th great-granduncle -m)

BENSON Louisa (LaFleure-Forest) – 1954, died in Alpena, Michigan 62 years ago when she was 88 years old.  (2nd great-grandmother -m)

BOOTH John Jr. – 1859, born in Ontario, Canada 157 years ago to John Booth & Jane JENNER.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

Doughty Hannah MvINTIRE – 1864, died in Greenville, Maine 152 years ago when she was 45 years old.  (wife of Levi DOUGHTY, 3rd great-grandfather -m)

HAWLEY William – 1944, died in Oscoda, Michigan 72 years ago when he was 70 years old.  (2nd great-granduncle -m)

KNIGHT Benjamin – 1895, born in Alpena, Michigan 121 years ago to Adelbert Knight & Clara DOUGHTY.  (great-granduncle -m)

LaFLEURE Pearl – 1926, born in Ohio 90 years ago to Dennis & Addie LaFleure.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

LAMBKIN Stephen – 1878, born in Ontario, Canada 138 years ago to Elisha Lambkin & Hannah BOOTH.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

LAPAN Mary – 1913, married Harry SPENCER in Windsor, Canada 103 years ago.  (great-grandaunt -p)

MONDOUX Edith – 1889, born in Ontario, Canada 127 years ago to Antoine Mondoux & Adeline BENSON.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

O’BRIEN Rachel (Campau) – 1907, died in Hampton, Michigan 109 years ago when she was 24 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

PATTERSON Leslie – 1939, died in Clearfield, Pennsylvania 77 years ago when he was 52 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

THOMAS Lenora – 1903, married Leon GOODELL in Monson, Maine 113 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

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On This Day … 3 December

December 3rd, 2016 |

Abare Florence ST. JOHN – 1977, died in San Diego, California 39 years ago when she was 76 years old.  (wife of Peter ABARE, 1st cousin 4x removed -p)

BIDDLECOMB Alice – 1880, born in Alpena, Michigan 136 years ago to John Biddlecomb & Minne HAWLEY.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

ELLINWOOD Ray – 1974, died in Cleveland, Ohio 42 years ago when he was 81 years old.  (husband of Jessie GREEN, 1st cousin 3x removed -m)

ENGLISH Patricia – 1931, born in Detroit, Michigan 85 years ago to Clarence English & Mary COOPER.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

LAPAN Harriet (Stevens) – 1946, died in Bay County, Michigan 70 years ago when she was 53 years old.  (great-grandaunt -p)

LAPAN Louis – 1951, died in Bay County, Michigan 65 years ago when he was 91 years old.  (3rd great-granduncle -p)

O’BRIEN Mary – 1891, born in Hampton, Michigan 125 years ago to John O’Brien & Hannah ROSS.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

OGDEN Hiram Wesley – 1840, born in Ontario, Canada 176 years ago.  (husband of Adelia GARDNER, 3rd great-grandaunt -m)

RAYMOND Ethel Malinda – 1905, married Frank BURNS in Garden Grove, Iowa 111 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

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On This Day … 1 December

December 1st, 2016 |

ABARE Eliza – 1908, married Vincent BORRY in Vermont 108 years ago.  (both are 1st cousins 4x removed -p)

ENGLISH Marie (Elliott) – 1983, died in Sarasota, Florida 33 years ago when she was 83 years old.  (great-grandaunt -p)

GIETZEN Herbert – 1985, died in Macomb County, Michigan 31 years ago when he was 71 years old.  (husband of Hazel ENGLISH, greataunt -p)

GOHL Guy – 1967, died in Alpena, Michigan 49 years ago at 79 years old.  (husband of Sarah HAWLEY, greataunt -m)

O’BRIEN Matilda – 1897, married Fred LIEDKE in Bay City, Michigan 119 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

QUINLAN Frank – 1904, married Ella FRENDENBURG in Port Huron, Michigan 112 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

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On This Day … 25 November

November 25th, 2016 |

BORRY Henry – 1898, born in Chazy, New York 118 years ago to Joseph “Zeb” Borry & Julia ABARE.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

DAULT Lillian – 1918, born in Ossineke, Michigan 98 years ago to Charles Dault & Mary LaFLEUR.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

FLEWELLING Georgie Ann – 1882, born in Alpena, Michigan 134 years ago to David Flewelling & Hannah JACKSON.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

KNIGHT Mary (All) – 1940, died in Rogers City, Michigan 76 years ago when she was 86 years old.  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

LIEDKE Fred – 1935, died in Marquette, Michigan 81 years ago when he was 61 years old.  (husband of Matilda O’BRIEN, 1st cousin 3x removed -p)

Tye Bessie MANN – 1891, born in Kansas 125 years ago.  (wife of Moses Elmer TYE, 2nd great-granduncle -m)

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On This Day … 24 November

November 24th, 2016 |

ABARE Barthelomew – 1927, died in Nashua, New Hampshire 89 years ago when he was 97 years old.  (1st cousin 5x removed -p)

ALL Alonzo – 1915, married Elizabeth MARSH in Alpena, Michigan 101 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

BENSON John – 1960, died in Burlington, Vermont 56 years ago when he was 86 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

BENSON Lea (Cardinal – 1979, died in Ontatio, Canada 37 years ago when she was 91 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

BOOTH David – 1890, died in Ontario, Canada 126 years ago when he was 47 years old.  (3rd great-granduncle -m)

Howard Cynthia BODDY – 1982, died in Flint, Michigan 34 years ago when she was 96 years old.  (wife of Elba HOWARD, great-granduncle -m)

O’Brien Edna MaCDONALD – 1986, died in Bay county, Michigan 30 years ago when she was 87 years old.  (wife of Fred O’BRIEN, 1st cousin 3x removed -p)

Walt Grace McNABB – 1990, died in Cook county, Illinois 26 years ago when she was 75 years old.  (wife of Archie WALT, 1st cousin 2x removed -m)

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On This Day … 12 November

November 12th, 2016 |

ABARE Israel – 1919, married Elizabeth HICKEY in Ohio 97 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

ARBUCKLE Ernest – 1970, died in Alpena, Michigan 46 years ago when he was 61 years old.  (husband of Averil BATES, 1st cousin 3x removed -m)

CASEY Earl – 1921, died in Port Huron, Michigan 95 years ago when he was 23 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

HAWLEY Clara – 1931, married Donald BRONSON in Shiawassee, Michigan 85 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

HOLLINGSHEAD Wilmer – 1916, born in Port Huron, Michigan 100 years ago to Charles Hollingshead & Emma BENSON.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

LETOURNEAU Alfred – 1863, born in Quebec, Canada 153 years ago.  (husband of Elizabeth LAPAN, 3rd great-grandaunt -p)

O’BRIEN Fred – 1919, married Edna MACDONALD in Bay City, Michigan 97 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

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On This Day … 16 October

October 16th, 2016 |

BENSON Adele – 1917, married Emery BISSON in Ontario, Canada 99 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

BENSON Nancy (Ranson) – 1904, died in Ontario, Canada 112 years ago when she was 73 years old.  (4th great-grandaunt -m)

BOOTH John – 1901, married Flora McDONALD in Ontario, Canada 115 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

BOOTH Loretta – 1943, married Herbert SHAEDIG in Presque Isle, Michigan 73 years ago.  (1st cousin 2x removed -m)

CAMPAU Josephine – 1903, born in Essexville, Michigan 113 years ago to Joseph Campau & Rachel O’BRIEN.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

FLEWELLING Sarah -1877, married George HOWARD in Port Huron, Michigan 139 years ago.  (2nd great-grandmother -m)

GUY Gregory – 1942, born in Alpena, Michigan 74 years ago to Donald Guy & Beatrice LaFLEURE.  (1st cousin 1x removed -m)

KOWALSKY Lawrence – 1970, died in Alpena, Michigan 46 years ago when he was 55 years old.  (husband of Loretta LaFLEUR, 1st cousin 1x removed -m)

LAFLEUR Edward – 1939, married Katherine O’CONNOR in Detroit, Michigan 77 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

LAPAN Alfred – 1935, died in Pinconning, Michigan 81 years ago when he was 69 years old.  (2nd great-granduncle -p)

LAPAN Richard – 1923, married Sarah CHAMPAGNE-Rasmussen in Pinconning, Michigan 93 years ago.  (great-granduncle -p)

McKAY Margarette – 1841, born in Canada 175 years ago to Peter McKay & Margaret CARPENTER.  (3rd great-grandmother -m)

ROSS Bert – 1915, married Mabel MILLARD in Grand Rapids, Michigan 101 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

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On This Day … 15 September

September 15th, 2016 |

ABARE Jennie – 1915, married Henry MERCHANT in Duxbury, Vermont 101 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

AUBE George – 1977, died in Alpena, Michigan 39 years ago when he was 56 years old.  (husband of Lucille LaFLEUR, 1st cousin 3x removed -m)

BOOTH Amanda – 1873, born in Ontario, Canada 143 years ago to Reuben Booth & Frances BARNS.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

BRINKER Angeline – 1934, married Edward BLUNT in Ecorse, Michigan 82 years ago.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

CASTLER Mary – 1862, born in Germany 154 years ago to Matthew & Catherine Castler.  (2nd great-grandmother -p)

GARDNER Stephen – 1851, married Julia LEDUC in New York 165 years ago.  (3rd great-granduncle -m)

HAWLEY Aceil – 1922, born in Ogemaw, Michigan 94 years ago to Joseph Hawley & Jennie DOVECOTT.  (1st cousin 2x removed -m)

LAFLEUR Sarah – 1864, born in Ontario, Canada 152 years ago to Pierre LaFleur & Catherine DAGENAIS.  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

LaROCHE Jack – 1925, born in Alpena, Michigan 91 years ago.  (husband of Myrtle HAWLEY, greataunt -m)

O’BRIEN John Jr – 1914, died in Bay City, Michigan 102 years ago when he was 35 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

SHARPE Ruth – 1896, born in Alpena, Michigan 120 years ago to Moses Sharpe & Amanda FLEWELLING.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

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On This Day … 6 September

September 6th, 2016 |

LAFLEUR Frank – 1940, died in Ann Arbor, Michigan 76 years ago when he was 66 years old.  (2nd great-granduncle -m)

MORGAN Arthur – 1994, died in Alpena, Michigan 22 years ago when he was 79 years old.  (husband of Lorain LAFLEUR, 1st cousin 3x removed -m)

O’BRIEN Katherine – 1914, died in Bay City, Michigan 102 years ago when she was 23 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

TYE William Sr. – 1971, died in San Diego, California 45 years ago when he was 75 years old.  (2nd great-granduncle – m)

TYE William Jr – 1922, born in St. Joseph, Missouri 94 years ago to William Tye Sr & Hazel WARRIN.  (1st cousin 3x removed -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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