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On This Day … 2 March

BELAIR Delima – 1889, born in Quebec, Canada 128 years ago to Louis Belair & Rosalia LAPAN.  (1st cousin 4x removed)

BENSON Julia – 1860, born in Ontario, Canada 157 years ago to William Benson & Julia TAILLON.  (1st cousin 5x removed)

BOOTH William Oacron – 1952, died in Flint, Michigan 65 years ago when he was 78 years old.  (2nd great-granduncle)

HAWLEY Earl – 1961, died in Alpena, Michigan 56 years ago when he was 54 years old.  (2nd cousin 2x removed)

LaFLEUR Paul – 1966, died in Charlevoix, Michigan 51 years ago when he was 89 years old.  (2nd great-granduncle)

LAPAN Mary Sophia – 1892, born in Linwood, Michigan 125 years ago to Anthony Lapan & Mary ROSS.  (great-grandaunt)

POWELL John – 1849, born in Ontario, Canada 168 years ago.  (husband of Eliza FLEWELLING, 3rd great-grandaunt)

Ross Hattie nee ROBARD – 1896, died in Bay County, Michigan 121 years ago when she was 23 years old.  (wife of Thomas ROSS, 2nd great-granduncle)

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On This Day … 28 February

AUBAIN Eveline (Mumley) – 1952, died in Cheshire, Connecticut 65 years ago when she was 60 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed)

BOOTH James – 1922, died in Ontario, Canada 95 years ago when he was 84 years old.  (3rd great-granduncle)

BOOTH Warren – 1997, died in Las Vegas, Nevada 20 years ago when he was 70 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed)

CAMPAU Joseph – 1942, died in Bay City, Michigan 75 years ago when he was 66 years old.  (husband of Rachel O’BRIEN, 1st cousin 3x removed)

ELLINWOOD Ray – 1992, died in North Olmsted, Ohio 25 years ago when he was 64 years old.  (2nd cousin 2x removed)

GARDNER Stephen – 1870, died in Lexington, Michigan 147 years ago when he was 61 years old.  (4th great-grandfather)

LAPLANT Louis – 1948, died in Tacoma, Washington 69 years ago when he was 80 years old.  (husband of Clara BENSON, 2nd great-grandaunt)

MANYEN Herman – 1854, born in Quebec, Canada 163 years ago.  (husband of Matilda LAPAN, 3rd great-grandaunt)

ROBBINS Alfred – 1912, married Lillian ELLER in Alpena, Michigan 105 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed)

TYE Dorothy (Walker) – 1964, died in Everett, Washington 53 years ago when she was 31 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed)

TYE Jessie – 1868, born in Sanilac County, Michigan 149 years ago to Tuffield Tye & Mary GARDNER.  (2nd great-grandaunt)

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On This Day … 8 February

ALLISON Ethel – 1931, born in Port Huron, Michigan 86 years ago to Seth Allison & Rhea FLEWELLING.  (2nd cousin 2x removed)

DAGENAIS Catherine – 1834, born in Quebec, Canada 183 years ago to Laurent Dagenais & Marie-Louise MAINVILLE.  (3rd great-grandmother)

GREEN Violet – 1891, born in Cleveland, Ohio 126 years ago to John Green & Jessie TYE.  (1st cousin 3x removed)

Hawley Rhoda TAYLOR – 1976, died in Flint, Michigan 41 years ago when she was 74 years old.  (wife of Chester HAWLEY, 1st cousin 3x removed) 

LAPAN Anthony Louis – 1904, born in Bay County, Michigan 113 years ago  to Anthony Lapan & Maria ROSS.  (great-granduncle)

McKay Mary WALLACE – 1838, born 179 years ago.  (wife of George McKAY, 3rd great-granduncle) 

NELSON Henry – 1978, died in Wisconsin 39 years ago when he was 83 years old.  (husband of Bertha WERTMAN, 1st cousin 3x removed) 

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On This Day … 5 February

ABARE Malvina – 1954, died in Massachusetts 63 years ago when she was 80 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed)

ABARE Toussaint Jr. – 1925, died in Connecticut 92 years ago when he was 77 years old.  (3rd great-granduncle)

BOOTH Edward – 1906, died in Ontario, Canada 111 years ago when he was 77 years old.  (3rd great-granduncle)

ELLIOTT William – 1897, born in Detroit, Michigan 120 years ago.  (husband of Marie ENGLISH, great-grandaunt)

FLEWELLING Nellie (Crouse) – 1958, died in Maine 59 years ago when she was 81 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed) 

Lapan Meretta ELLIOTT – 1985, died in Bay City, Michigan 32 years ago when she was 82 years old.  (wife of Frank LAPAN, 1st cousin 4x removed)

SICARD Hermine – 1862, born in Ontario, Canada 155 years ago.  (wife of Peter LAFLEUR, 2nd great-granduncle)

THORBAHN Darlene – 1940, born in Escanaba, Michigan 77 years ago to Ralph Thorbahn & Zeta ROSS.  (2nd cousin 2x removed)

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On This Day … 29 January

ARNOTT Charlotte (Brown) – 1995, died in Detroit, Michigan 22 years ago when she was 77 years old.  (2nd cousin 2x removed)

BENSON John – 1839, married Marie Euphresine DUPLANTIE in Ontario, Canada 178 years ago.  (4th great-grandparents)

DEARDEN Miles – 1990, died in Palm Beach, Florida 27 years ago when he was 75 years old.  (husband of Violet O’BRIEN, 2nd cousin 2x removed)

SHARPE Earl – 1914, married Gertrude WILD in Alpena, Michigan 103 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed)

THORBAHN Roy – 1998, died in Delta County, Michigan 19 years ago when he was 51 years old.  (2nd cousin 2x removed)

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On This Day … 27 January

MONDOUX Henry – 1907, born in New York 110 years ago to Antoine Mondoux & Adeline BENSON.  (1st cousin 3x removed)

ROSS Margaret (Moss) – 1915, died in Bay City, Michigan 102 years ago when she was 50 years old.  (2nd great-grandaunt)

TYE Dorothy – 1933, born in Yakima, Washington 84 years ago to William Tye & Hazel WARRIN.  (1st cousin 3x removed)

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On This Day … 26 January

COOPER Marguerite – 1912, born in Pinconning, Michigan 105 years ago to Ira Cooper & Felicite LAPAN.  (2nd cousin 3x removed)

HOWARD George Jr – 1932, born in Flint, Michigan 85 years ago to George Howard & Marguerite GRAINGER.  (2nd cousin 1x removed)

PATTERSON Howard – 1951, died in Clearfield, Pennsylvania 66 years ago when he was 66 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed)

PIERCY Deo – 1989, died in Sacramento, California 28 years ago when he was 82 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed)

ROBBINS Mae (Kollin) – 1972, died in Alpena, Michigan 45 years ago when she was 82 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed)

ROBBINS William – 1948, died in Flint, Michigan 69 years ago when he was 52 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed)

ROSS Charles – 1879, born in Bay City, Michigan 138 years ago to John Ross & Agnes ANDERSON.  (1st cousin 3x removed)

RUST Ellis – 1943, died in Cattaraugus, New York 74 years ago when he was 92 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed)

SICARD Pierre – 1910, died in Ontario, Canada 107 years ago when he was 46 years old.  (husband of Sarah LAFLEUR, 2nd great-grandaunt)

STEVENS Harry – 1974, died in Bay County, Michigan 43 years ago when he was 88 years old.  (husband of Harriet LAPAN, great-grandaunt)

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On This Day … 20 January

BENSON Elisa Alvina – 1882, born in Ontario, Canada 135 years ago to William Benson & Marguerite MONETTE.  (2nd great-grandaunt)

FLEWELLING George – 1965, died in Alpena, Michigan 52 years ago when he was 85 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed)

LAPAN Mary (Paquin) – 1937, died in Sault Sainte Marie, Michigan 80 years ago when she was 55 years old.  (2nd great-grandaunt)

O’BRIEN Matilda – 1878, born in Bay county, Michigan 139 years ago to John O’Brien & Hannah ROSS.  (1st cousin 3x removed)

Piercy Audria KELLERHALS – 1941, died in Tulare, California 76 years ago when she was 30 years old.  (wife of Orval PIERCY, 1st cousin 3x removed)

ROSS Henry – 1949, died in Delta County, Michigan 68 years ago when he was 79 years old.  (2nd great-granduncle)

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On This Day … 18 January

ANDRZEJEWSKI Lawrence – 1928, born in Detroit, Michigan 89 years ago to George Andrzejewski & Florence ENGLISH.  (1st cousin 2x removed)

BATES Louis – 1901, born in Alpena, Michigan 116 years ago to Robert Bates & Hester BOOTH.  (1st cousin 3x removed)

FLEWELLING Julia – 1890, born in Alpena, Michigan 127 years ago to David Flewelling & Hannah JACKSON.  (1st cousin 4x removed)

FLEWELLING Reginald – 1904, born in Michigan 113 years ago to Amos Flewelling & Almina CROCKETT.  (1st cousin 4x removed)

GONYAW Louis Jr. – 1915, married Mary RAYMOND in Marine City, Michigan 102 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed)

GRAVES Levi – 1926, married Alice McKIRN in Ontario, Canada 91 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed)

HOWARD Clayton – 1907, born in Ogemaw, Michigan 110 years ago to Frank Howard & Jennie LEMON.  (1st cousin 2x removed)

LAPAN Alvin – 1920, born in Bay County, Michigan 97 years ago to Henry Lapan & Denize OUILLETTE.  (2nd cousin 2x removed)

MANYEN Herman – 1888, born in Bay County, Michigan 129 years ago to Herman Manyen & Matilda LAPAN.  (1st cousin 4x removed)

PIONTKOWSKI Virginia – 1936, married Albert ENGLISH in Detroit, Michigan 81 years ago.  (1st cousin 2x removed)

ROCK Clare – 1899, born in Cadillac, Michigan 118 years ago.  (husband of Rosa LAPAN, great-grandaunt)

ROSS Floyd – 1969, died in Cincinnati, Ohio 48 years ago when he was 72 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed)

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John Isaac Ross

52 Ancestors in 52 weeks. This week I have chosen John Isaac ROSS, my husband’s 3rd great-grandfather.
 
1. He was born to John Ross in England about March 1822 March. He is seen listed as Isaac Ross as well as John Ross.
 
2. He immigrated from Canada to Michigan between 1874-1880. It’s a best guess as his youngest child is 6 years old and was born in Canada.
 
3. He appeared as “Isaack Ross” on the census on 1880 June 7 in West Bay City, Bay, Michigan. He is a 47 year old saw mill worker.
 
4. He appeared as “Isaac Ross” on the census on 1884 June 11 in Bay City, Bay, Michigan. The family resides on 99 Sanbuel Street, and they have been in the state for the last 7 years. He is 60 years old.
 
5. He appeared on the census on 1900 June 1 in Fraser, Linwood, Bay, Michigan,. He is listed as 60 years old (though he is actually 78 years old) and he is married, but his wife is not listed with them. He lives with his daughter Maria LAPAN and her family and lists that he and his father were born in England and his mother was born in Scotland. He cannot read or write.
 
6. He has conflicting death information. Per the cemetery he died 1902 August 8. John Ross Died 8-8-1902, buried 8-10-1902, Born in England, Age at death 85, Priest-Fr. Langlois, Linwood Cemetery
 
7. Per his death certificate he died of old age & a perineal abscess on 1902 September 1 in Kawkawlin, Bay, Michigan,. Death occured at 11:30 in the morning when he was 80 years. He was married and worked as a farmer his whole life, and he married at the age of 21 years and is the father of 12 children, 9 of them still living. He was born in England and his father’s name is given as John Ross, and his mother is “Unknown.” The informant is Isaac Ross.
 
8. Per his death certificate he was buried St. Anne’s Cemetery on 1902 September 3 in Linwood, Bay, Michigan. Others buried in the section are:
 
LAPAN,Mary 1872 – 1957
LAPAN Anthony 1861 – 1939
A Wooden Cross; ROSS,John no dates
JOKALSKI.Betty 1928 – 1962
LAPAN,Anthony 1904 – 1962
Ricker,Morris E May 11, 1932 – Jan 17, 1996 pic in State Police
uniform, on the marker
A Wooden Cross; LAPAN,Danial no dates
A Wooden Cross; LAPAN,Louise No dates (side by side)
Ricker,Randy Alan May 17, 1952 s/o Morris and Barb
 
 
Father: John Ross ( – )
Spouse: *Margaretha Myers (1829 – 1904 May 17)
 
Children:
1 John Ross (1849-1935)
2 Isaac Ross Jr. (1850-1919)
3 Matilda Ross (1853- )
4 Thomas Ross (1859- )
5 Jane Ann Ross (1860-1938)
6 Hannah Ross (1861-1934)
7 Margaret Ross (1864 -1915)
8 Elizabeth Ross (1867-1908)
9 Henry Ross (1869-1949)
10 Thomas Ross (1870-1915)
11 Maria Ross (1872-1957)
12. ?