On This Day … 31 May

May 31st, 2016 |

1771 – Lt. Joshua KNIGHT (24) married Esther WRIGHT (22) in Chesterfield, Massachusetts 245 years ago.  (5th great-grandparents – m)

1857 – Louis GARDNER (21) married Mary POTTS (15) in Sanilac County, Michigan 159 years ago.  (3rd great-granduncle -m)

1879 – Amanda FLEWELLING (15) married Moses SHARPE (21) in St. Clair County, Michigan 137 years ago.  (2nd great-grandaunt – m)

1902 – Julia LAPAN (22) married William SILVERNALE (22) in Bay City, Michigan 114 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed – p)

1916 – Robert ROSS was born in Grand Rapids, Michigan 100 years ago to Bert Ross & Mabel MILLARD.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

1921 – Arthur ENGLISH  (27) married Nettie SCHMIDZOHL (34) in Detroit, Michigan 95 years ago.  (great-granduncle – p)

1924 – James HAWLEY (32) married Ruth SHARPE (27) in Millersburg, Michigan 92 years ago.  (great-granduncle & 1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1932 – Leonard TYE was born in Everett,  Washington 84 years ago to David Tye & Lillian DUNAGAN.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1944 – Nathan HOPKINS died 72 years ago in Norman, Oklahoma when he was 56 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1952 – Margaret BOOTH O’Leary died 64 years ago in Flint, Michigan at 77 years old.  (2nd great-grandaunt – m)

1966 – James BATES died 50 years ago in Alpena County, Michigan at 76 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed – m)

1988 – Hazel WARRIN Tye died 28 years ago in Everett, Washington at 78 years old.  (wife of William TYE, 2nd great-granduncle -m)

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On This Day … 30 May

May 30th, 2016 |

1885 – Agnes LAPAN was born in Kawkawlin, Michigan 131 years ago to Richard Lapan & Harriet ABARE.  (2nd great-grandaunt – p)

1886 – Clara TYE was born in Lexington, Michigan 130 years ago to Tuffield Tye & Sarah GOLLEDGE.  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

1889 – Mae ROBBINS was born in Alpena, Michigan 127 years ago to William Robbins & Tillie BOOTH.  (1st cousin 3x removed – m)

1901 – Millie WISE Ross died 115 years ago in West Bay City, Michigan at 26 years old.  (wife of Henry ROSS, 2nd great-granduncle – p)

1903 – Margaret DOUGHTY was born in Green, Michigan 113 years ago to William Doughty & Elsie CRAWFORD.  (1st cousin 3x removed – m)

1915 – Leeman GRAVES died 101 years ago in Ontario, Canada when he was 18 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed – m)

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On This Day … 29 May

May 29th, 2016 |

1890 – Josephine DOUGLASS was born in Bay City, Michigan 126 years ago.

1891 – Albert BENSON was born in Michigan 125 years ago to William Benson & Marguerite MONETTE.  (2nd great-granduncle -m)

1894 – Mary PETERSON was born in Wisconsin 122 years ago to John Peterson & Hattie FLEWELLING.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1894 – Alexander SICARD was born in Ontario, Canada 122 years to Pierre Sicard & Sarah LAFLEUR.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1895 – Agnes ROSS Hogle died 121 years ago in Kawkawlin, Michigan at 21 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed – p)

1915 – Victor BRYCE (23) married Margaret VARCOE (19) in Onaway, Michigan 101 years ago.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -m)

1917 – Leana PARDEE Gardner died 99 years ago in Fair Haven, Michigan at 35 years old.  (wife of Henry GARDNER, 1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1926 – Percy HAWLEY (25) married Lucina BARNES (22) in Escanaba, Michigan 90 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1928 – Elizabeth MOBREY Booth-Unsworth died 88 years ago in Marine City, Michigan at 82 years old.  (wife of Benjamin BOOTH, 3rd great-granduncle -m)

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On This Day … 27 May

May 27th, 2016 |

1865 – Isaac BOOTH was born in Ontario, Canada 151 years ago to Isaac Booth & Margaret McKAY.  (2nd great-grandfather – m)

1871 – Napoleon LAFLEUR was born in Ontario, Canada 145 years ago to Pierre Lecompte & Catherine DAGENAIS.  (2nd great-granduncle – m)

1895 – Edward DRAKE was born in Tennessee 121 years ago.  (husband of Mary Albina LAPAN, great-grandaunt – p)

1901 – Sylvia ROSS (15) married Frank DORA (21) in Bay City, Michigan 115 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1903 – Joseph BOOTH (24) married Isabella GIFF (21) in Ontario, Canada 113 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1918 – Elijah HEACOCK was born in Sandusky, Michigan 98 years to Lonson Heacock & Ella GARDNER.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -m)

1926 – Alice ENGLISH was born in Detroit, Michigan 90 years ago to George English & Alice LAPAN.  (grandmother – p)

1976 – Robert GOODELL died 40 years ago in Santa Barbara, California at 69 years old.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

1988 – Bert ROSS died 28 years ago in Grand Rapids, Michigan at 93 years old.  (1st cousin 3x 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 … 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 … 20 May

May 20th, 2016 |

1887 – Charles DAULT was born in Ontario, Canada 129 years ago.  (husband of Mary LAFLEUR, 2nd great-grandaunt -m)

1922 – William BENSON died 94 years ago in Black River, Michigan at 95 years old.  (3rd great-grandfather – m)

1931 – David FLEWELLING Jr. died 85 years ago in Saginaw, Michigan at 47 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed – m)

1938 – Agness ANDERSON Ross died 78 years ago in Bay county, Michigan at 85 years old.  (wife of John ROSS, 2nd great-granduncle – p

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On This Day … 19 May

May 19th, 2016 |

1842 – Robert THOMAS was born in Monson, Maine 174 years ago.  (husband of Emma DOUGHTY, 2nd great-grandaunt – m)

1874 – Elizabeth LAPAN was born in Quebec, Canada 142 years ago to Antoine Lapan & Sophie GIBEAU.  (3rd great-grandaunt – p)

1882 – Rosalie ABARE & Anselme JANOT were married 134 years ago in Coopersville, New York.  (3rd great-grandaunt – p)

1892 – Maud ROSS was born in Bay County, Michigan 124 years ago to Henry Ross & Millie WISE.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1913 – Sarah HAWLEY was born in Presque Isle, Michigan 103 years ago to John Hawley & Ethel BOOTH.  (greataunt – m)

1916 – Henrietta DRAKE was born in Detroit, Michigan 100 years ago to Edward Drake & Albina LAPAN.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

1928 – Adeline BENSON Mondoux died 88 years ago in Queensbury, New York at 54 years old.  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

1942 – Iona ROESCHKE Doughty died 74 years ago in Alpena, Michigan at 30 years old.  (wife of Lester DOUGHTY, 1st cousin 3x removed -m)

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On This Day … 17 May

May 17th, 2016 |

1904 – Margaretha MEYERS Ross died 112 years ago in West Bay City, Michigan at 74 years old.  (3rd great-grandmother – p)

1918 – Zeta ROSS was born in Rapid River, Michigan 98 years ago to Henry ROSS & Eva BANNISTER.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1941 – Arthur KINNEE died 75 years ago in Blaine, Washington at 52 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed – m)

1947 – William ENGLISH (23) married Catherine FUNTSCH (26) in Centerline, Michigan 69 years ago.  (granduncle -p)

1952- Lorain LAFLEUR (24) married Arthur MORGAN (37) in Alpena, Michigan 64 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1984 – Florence MANORE Lapan died 32 years ago in Bay County, Michigan at 90 years old.  (wife of Alfred LAPAN, 1st cousin 3x removed -p)

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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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