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 … 15 July

July 15th, 2016 |

BENSON Margaret – 1878, born in Ontario, Canada 138 years ago to William Benson & Marguerite MONETTE.  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

BENSON William Jr. – 1864, born in Ontario, Canada 152 years ago to William Benson Sr. & Margaret SPRAGG.  (2nd great-granduncle -m)

HAWLEY Myrtle – 1894, born in Michigan 122 years ago to Frank Hawley & Pauline HOLDRIED.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

HOWARD Etta (Waterman) – 1951, died 65 years ago in Rose City, Michigan at 66 years old.  (great-grandaunt -m)

LAPAN Richard – 1947, was born in Michigan 69 years ago to Samuel Lapan & Gertrude BROWN.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

O’BRIEN Rachel – 1883, born in Bay City, Michigan 133 years ago to John O’Brien & Hannah ROSS.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

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On This Day … 10 July

July 10th, 2016 |

ANDRZEJEWSKI George Jr. – 1948, married Virgina COLINA in Detroit, Michigan 68 years ago.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

BENSON Joseph – 1956, died 60 years ago in Ontario, Canada when he was 75 years old.  (1st cousin 5x removed -m)

KNIGHT Joshua – 1811, married Hannah WHITE in Chesterfield, Massachusetts 205 years ago.  (4th great-grandparents -m)

O’BRIEN John – 1904, married Laura DOYLE in Harrisville, Michigan 112 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

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On This Day … 12 June

June 12th, 2016 |

1796 – Judith HEBERT was born in Quebec, Canada 220 years ago to Pierre Hebert & Marie-Anne GELINEAU.  (4th great-grandaunt -p)

1878 – David BOOTH (35) married Sarah WELSH (17) in Ontario, Canada 138 years ago.  (3rd great-granduncle -m)

1887 – Elizabeth FLEWELLING May died 129 years ago in Michigan at 24 years old.  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

1906 – James QUINLAN (22) married Eliza HALL (21) in Port Huron, Michigan 110 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1907 – Sarah Maud HAWLEY (20) married William BATES (22) in Rust, Michigan 109 years ago.  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

1914 – Joseph GONYAW was born in Michigan 102 years ago to Louis Gonyaw & Flossie LAPAN.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1919 – Harmon LAPAN died 97 years ago in Bay County, Michigan at 43 years old.  (2nd great-granduncle -p)

1933 – Henry KUSSROW died 83 years ago in Port Huron, Michigan at 62 years old.  (husband of Melissa GARDNER, 1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1950 – Mary CASTLER English died 66 years ago in Detroit, Michigan when she was 87 years old.  (2nd great-grandmother -p)

1994 – Violet O’BRIEN Dearden died 22 years ago in Broward, Florida when she was 78 years old.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

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On This Day … 26 May

May 26th, 2016 |

1913 – Laurent LAFLEUR (55) married Rose MALLET (63) in Ontario, Canada 103 years ago.  (2nd great-granduncle -m)

1921 – Sarah LAFLEUR (56) married Adolphe LAVOIE (56) in Ontario, Canada 95 years ago.  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

1922 – Moses SHARPE died 94 years ago in Long Rapids, Michigan at 65 years old.  (husband of Amanda FLEWELLING, 3rd great-grandaunt – m)

1927 – Lorain LAFLEUR was born in Rogers City, Michigan 89 years ago to Frank LAFLEUR & Lula NEWBERRY.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1934 – Hannah ROSS O’Brien died 82 years ago in Bay City, Michigan at 73 years old.  (2nd great-grandaunt – p)

1944 – Edward LAFLEURE died 72 years ago in Alpena, Michigan at 8 years old.  (great uncle -m)

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On This Day … 16 May

May 16th, 2016 |

1917 – Charlotte ARNOTT was born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin 99 years ago to James Arnott & Lillian JORDAIN.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

1955 – Henrietta LYTLE Booth died 61 years ago in Ossineke, Michigan at 60 years old.  (wife of Reuben BOOTH, great-granduncle – m)

1963 – Fred O’BRIEN died 53 years ago in Saginaw, Michigan at 65 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed – p)

1966 – William BENSON died 50 years ago in Saint Louis County, Minnesota at 77 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed – m)

1983 – Frederick HAWLEY died 33 years ago in Oscoda, Michigan at 80 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed – m)

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On This Day … 10 May

May 10th, 2016 |

1895 – Ada O’LEARY was born in Ossineke, Michigan 121 years ago to Thomas O’Leary & Elizabeth BOOTH.  (1st cousin 3x removed – m)

1898 – Fred O’BRIEN was born in Bay County, Michigan 118 years to John O’Brien & Hannah ROSS.  (1st cousin 3x removed – p)

1949 – Howard HAWLEY died 67 years ago in Flint, Michigan at 48 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed – m)

1951 – Anna BENSON Manier died 65 years ago in Flint, Michigan at 54 years old.  (2nd great-grandaunt – m)

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On This Day … 8 May

May 8th, 2016 |

1816 – Benjamin KNIGHT was born in Chesterfield, Massachusetts 200 years ago to Joshua Knight & Hannah WHITE.  (3rd great-grandfather – m)

1878 – Hannah ROSS (18) married John O’BRIEN (26) in Bay County, Michigan 138 years ago.  (2nd great-grandaunt – p)

1878 – Jane ROSS (18) married Charles SOUTHGATE (40) in Bay County, Michigan 138 years ago.  (2nd great-grandaunt – p)

1879 – Bertha FLEWELLING was born in Maple Ridge, Michigan 137 years ago to David Flewelling & Hannah JACKSON.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1886 – Violet OGDEN was born in Minden, Michigan 130 years ago to Hiram Ogden & Adelia GARNDER.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1895 – Albert LETOURNEAU was born in Kawkawlin, Michigan 121 years ago to Alfred Letourneau & Elisabeth LAPAN.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

1899 – Chester HAWLEY was born in Michigan 117 years ago to Francis Hawley & Pauline HOLDRIED.  (1st cousin 3x removed – m)

1917 – Roy OSTROM was born in Black River, Michigan 99 years ago to Erik Ostrom & Amelia BENSON.  (1st cousin 3x removed – m)

1923 – Florence ENGLISH (19) married George ANDRZEJEWSKI (23) in Detroit, Michigan 93 years ago.  (great-grandaunt – p)

1943 – Ruth BRINKER (21) married William PARKS  (28) in Detroit, Michigan 73 years ago.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

1977 – Herman MANYEN died 39 years ago in Bay City, Michigan at 89 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

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On This Day … 24 April

April 24th, 2016 |

1869 – John B. LAPAN was born in New York 147 years ago to Antoine Lapan & Sophie GIBEAU.  (3rd great-granduncle – p)

1893 – Margaret Elizabeth BOOTH (17) married Thomas O’LEARY (38) in Alpena, Michigan 123 years ago.  (2nd great-grandaunt – m)

1900 – Matilda O’BRIEN Liedke died 116 years ago in Bay City, Michigan at 22 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed – p)

1917 – Inez WILLIAMS was born in Black River, Michigan 99 years to Daniel Williams & Matilda BENSON.  (1st cousin 3x removed – m)

1923 – Beatrice LAFLEUR was born in Michigan 93 years ago to Lawrence LaFleur and Tressa KNIGHT.  (great-grandaunt – m)

1944 – Delia DUPREY Abare-Pelkey died 72 years ago in Norwich, Vermont at 87 years old.  (wife of Barnabe ABARE, 3rd great-granduncle – p)

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On This Day … 17 April

April 17th, 2016 |

1887 – Melinda TYE Geron died 129 years ago in Buel, Michigan at 26 years old.  (2nd great-grandaunt – m)

1921 – Clarice O’BRIEN was born in Bay County, Michigan 95 years ago to Fred O’Brien & Edna MacDONALD.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

1934 – Marguerite MONETTE Benson died 82 years ago in Alcona, Michigan at 82 years old.  (wife of William BENSON, 3rd great-grandfather – m)

1999 – William DAULT died 17 years ago in Alpena, Michigan at 83 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

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