On This Day … 12 August

August 12th, 2016 |

ABARE Charles – 1884, born in Fairfax, Vermont 132 years ago to Israel Abare & Julia PELKEY.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

GARDNER Adelia – 1871, born in Worth Twp. Michigan 145 years ago to Levi Gardner & Lucy GOSDEN.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

KNIGHT William – 1902, born in Alpena, Michigan 114 years ago to Adelbert Knight & Clara DOUGHTY.  (great-granduncle -m)

LAFLEUR Clara – 1922, married August BROWN in Flint, Michigan 94 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

McKAY John – 1897, married Emily LESTER in Alpena, Michigan 119 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

TYE Delmary – 1857, born in Michigan 159 years ago to Tuffield Tye & Mary GARDNER.  (2nd great-grandaunt -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 … 13 July

July 13th, 2016 |

BATES Averil – 1921, married Walter GRACE in Alpena, Michigan 95 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

BOOTH Hazel – 1946, married Russell BAILEY in Boyne City, Michigan 70 years ago.  (1st cousin 2x removed -m)

BOOTH James – 1837, born in Detroit, Michigan 179 years ago to Joseph Booth & Maria TORR.  (3rd great-granduncle -m)

DOUGHTY Clara – 1907, married William GEE in Alpena, Michigan 109 years ago.  (2nd great-grandmother -m)

FLEWELLING George – 1951, died 65 years ago in Maine when he was 80 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

GARDNER Adelia – 1849, born in New York 167 years ago to Stephen & Josette Gardner.  (3rd great-grandaunt -m)

LAFLEUR Frank – 1915, married Lula Elizabeth NEWBERRY‘s anniversary number 101

PETERSON Charles – 1991, died 25 years ago in Port Huron, Michigan at 89 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

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On This Day … 13 June

June 13th, 2016 |

1894 – Ada BATES was born in Alpena, Michigan 122 years ago to Robert Bates & Hester Isabella BOOTH.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1897 – Amelia BENSON (15) married Erik OSTROM (26) in Black River, Michigan 119 years ago.  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

1936 – Angelique MONDOUX Benson died 80 years ago in Ontario, Canada at 85 years old.  (wife of Anthony BENSON Sr, 3rd great-granduncle -m)

1937 – Cecil HOWARD (24) married Alma NELSON (28) in Lupton, Michigan 79 years ago.  (1st cousin 2x removed -m)

1937 – Florence PETERSON Moak died 79 years ago in St. Clair, Michigan at 37 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1946 – Emma WILLIAMS (34) married John O’BRIEN (31) in Saginaw, Michigan 70 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1961 – Adelia GARDNER Grice died 55 years ago in Port Huron, Michigan when she was 89 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -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 … 5 March

March 5th, 2016 |

1857 – Mary KNIGHT was born in Davison, Michigan 159 years ago to Benjamin Knight & Asenath HOTCHKISS.  (2nd great-grandaunt – m)

1894 – Grace SHARPE was born in Maple Ridge, Michigan 122 years ago to Moses Sharpe & Amanda FLEWELLING.  (1st cousin 3x removed – m)

1906 – Averil BATES was born in Hillman, Michigan 110 years ago to Robert Bates & Hester BOOTH.  (1st cousin 3x removed – m)

1908 – William DOUGHTY Jr. was born in Alpena, Michigan 108 years ago to William Doughty & Elsie CRAWFORD.  (1st cousin 3x removed – m)

1910 – Fergus HESS was born in Port Huron, Michigan 106 years ago to Philip Hess & Mary McKAY.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -m)

1917 – Abel FLEWELLING died 99 years ago in Fort Gratiot, Michigan at 82 years old.  (3rd great-grandfather – m)

1925 – Hiram Wesley OGDEN died 90 years ago in Montana at 90 years old.  (husband of Adelia GARDNER, 3rd great-grandaunt – m)

1963 – Alexander CARR died 53 years ago in Alpena, Michigan at 86 years old.  (husband of Rebecca ROBBINS, 1st cousin 3x removed – m)

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On This Day … 9 December

December 9th, 2015 |

1872 – James OGDEN was born in Sanilac County, Michigan 143 years ago to Wesley Ogden & Adelia GARDNER.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1887 – Elizabeth ABARE was born in Chazy, New York 128 years ago to Toussaint Abare & Catherine VARIN.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

1919 – Anna BENSON (22) married Glenn MANIER (20) in Flint, Michigan 96 years ago.  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

1929 – Angus RILEY died 86 years ago in Flint, Michigan at 31 years old.  (husband of Ruth O’LEARY, 1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1998 – Averil SILVERNALE died 17 years ago in Saginaw County, Michigan at 93 years old.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -p)

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On This Day … 27 November

November 27th, 2015 |

1865 – Adelia GARDNER (24) married Wesley OGDEN (22) in Sanilac County, Michigan 150 years ago.  (3rd great-grandaunt -m)

1905 – Mary McKAY (24) married William RAAB (35) in Ontario, Canada 110 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1918 – Sarah BRYCE (18) married Vern SMITH (18) in Applegate, Michigan 97 years ago.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -m)

1940 – Mary Emma MORRIS Ross died 75 years ago in Saginaw, Michigan at 82 years old.  (wife of Isaac ROSS Jr, 2nd great-granduncle -p)

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On This Day … 2 November

November 2nd, 2015 |

1927 – Adelia GARDNER Ogden died 88 years ago in Columbia Falls, Montana at 78 years old.  (3rd great-grandaunt -m)

1942 – LaVern LAFLEUR (21) married Mildred MINTON (17) in Alpena, Michigan 73 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

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On This Day … 26 October

October 26th, 2015 |

1869 – Drucilla OGDEN was born in Sanilac, Michigan 146 years ago to Hiram Ogden & Adelia GARDNER.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1872 – Barnabe ABARE (31) married Delia DUPREY (15) in Nashua, New Hampshire 143 years ago.  (3rd great-granduncle -p)

1883 – Mederise BELAIR was born in New York 132 years ago to Louis Belair & Rosalie LAPAN.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

1904 – Salem McKAY Jr. died 111 years ago in Port Austin, Michigan at 32 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1929 – John BOOTH died 86 years in Cleveland, Ohio at 69 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

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