On This Day … 27 October

October 27th, 2016 |

Booth Blanche WESTBROOK – 1959, died in Long Beach, California 57 years ago at 83 years old.  (wife of Norman BOOTH, 1st cousin 4x removed -m)

BOOTH Clarence – 1869, born in Ontario, Canada 147 years ago to Benjamin Booth & Elizabeth MOBREY.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

GARDNER Albert – 1898, married May WINTER in Sanilac County, Michigan 118 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

Howard Bessie BROOKS – 1972, died in Ogemaw, Michigan 44 years ago when she was 84 years old.  (wife of Clinton HOWARD, great-granduncle -m)

LAFLEUR Henry – 1929, died in Ann Arbor, Michigan 87 years ago when he was 66 years old.  (2nd great-grandfather -m)

LAPAN Bernice – 1934, married Roland KNIGHT in Bay City, Michigan 82 years ago.  (great-grandaunt -p)

RICKER Morris – 1951, married Barbara SHUKAIT in Pinconning, Michigan 65 years ago.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

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On This Day … 11 June

June 11th, 2016 |

1843 – Israel GARDNER was born in New York 173 years ago to Stephen & Josette Gardner.  (3rd great-granduncle -m)

1867 – Tousaint LAFLEUR was born in Ontario, Canada 149 years ago to Pierre Lafleur & Catherine DAGENAIS.  (2nd great-granduncle -m)

1878 – Norman BOOTH was born in Ontario, Canada 138 years ago to Benjamin Booth & Elizabeth MOBREY.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1885 – Malvina LAPAN was born in Kawkawlin, Michigan 131 years ago to Anthony Lapan & Matilda FOURNIER.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

1887 – Vincent BORRY was born in Coopersville, New York 129 years ago to Zeb Borry & Julie ABARE.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

1894 – Victor MINARD died 122 years ago in Quebec, Canada.  He was the 4 year old son of Louis Minard & Celeste ABARE.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

1912 – Frederick ABARE (21) married Clara DUPREY (15) in Clinton County, New York 104 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

2000 – William PETERSON died 16 years ago in Alpena, Michigan when he was 74 years old.  (1st cousin 2x removed -m)

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On This Day … 1 June

June 1st, 2016 |

1851 – Sarah Anne HEALEY was born in Ireland 165 years ago.  (wife of William HAWLEY, 3rd great-grandfather -m)

1891 – Maggie DOUGHTY died 125 years ago in Alpena, Michigan at 18 years old.  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

1903 – Joseph BENSON (25) married Emma BRAY (17) in Ontario, Canada 113 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1904 – Benjamin BOOTH died 112 years ago in Marine City, Michigan at 56 years old.  (3rd great-granduncle -m)

1909 – Sophia LAPAN (16) married William LISPRANCE (27) in Pinconning, Michigan 107 years ago.  (great-grandaunt -p)

1910 – Mae ROBBINS (22) married Frank KOLLIN (29) in Alpena, Michigan 106 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1916 – Stephen STEVENS was born in Bay County, Michigan 100 years ago to Harry Stevens & Harriet LAPAN.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

1929 – Sarah ROBBINS (29) married Nicholas BESTER (32) in Flint, Michigan 87 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1985 – Thomas FENWICK died 31 years ago in Bay City, Michigan when he was 72 years old.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

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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 … 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 … 23 January

January 23rd, 2016 |

1841 – Barnabe ABARE was born in New York 175 years ago to Toussaint Abare & Catherine BOIRE.  (3rd great-granduncle -p)

1868 – Benjamin BOOTH (20) married Elizabeth MOWBRAY (17) in Ontario, Canada 148 years ago.  (3rd great-granduncle -m)

1874 – Malvina ABARE was born in Scoita, New York 142 years ago to Toussaint Abare Jr. & Catherine VARIN.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

1885 – Louis BENSON was born in Ontario, Canada 131 years ago to James Benson & Clara LEMIEUX.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1931 – Louis BELAIR died 85 years ago in Manchester, New Hampshire at 77 years old.  (husband of Rosalie LAPAN, 3rd great-grandaunt -p)

1932 – Emily WERTMAN (19) married William MATHEWS (39) in Hillman, Michigan 84 years ago.  (great-grandaunt -m)

1941 – Charlotte FLEWELLING Kinnee died 75 years ago in Port Huron, Michigan at 78 years old.  (3rd great-grandaunt -m)

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On This Day … 11 June

June 11th, 2013 |

1847 -Israel Gardner was born in New York 170 years ago to Stephen & Josette Gardner.  (3rd great-granduncle)

1878 – Norman Booth was born in Canada 135 years ago to Benjamin Booth & Elizabeth Mowbray.  (1st cousin 4x removed)

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