On This Day … 8 December

December 8th, 2016 |

Benson Julia TAILLON – 1920, died in Ontario, Canada 96 years ago when she was 84 years old.  (wife of William BENSON, 4th great-granduncle -m)

BENSON Louisa (LaFleure-Forest) – 1954, died in Alpena, Michigan 62 years ago when she was 88 years old.  (2nd great-grandmother -m)

BOOTH John Jr. – 1859, born in Ontario, Canada 157 years ago to John Booth & Jane JENNER.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

Doughty Hannah MvINTIRE – 1864, died in Greenville, Maine 152 years ago when she was 45 years old.  (wife of Levi DOUGHTY, 3rd great-grandfather -m)

HAWLEY William – 1944, died in Oscoda, Michigan 72 years ago when he was 70 years old.  (2nd great-granduncle -m)

KNIGHT Benjamin – 1895, born in Alpena, Michigan 121 years ago to Adelbert Knight & Clara DOUGHTY.  (great-granduncle -m)

LaFLEURE Pearl – 1926, born in Ohio 90 years ago to Dennis & Addie LaFleure.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

LAMBKIN Stephen – 1878, born in Ontario, Canada 138 years ago to Elisha Lambkin & Hannah BOOTH.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

LAPAN Mary – 1913, married Harry SPENCER in Windsor, Canada 103 years ago.  (great-grandaunt -p)

MONDOUX Edith – 1889, born in Ontario, Canada 127 years ago to Antoine Mondoux & Adeline BENSON.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

O’BRIEN Rachel (Campau) – 1907, died in Hampton, Michigan 109 years ago when she was 24 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

PATTERSON Leslie – 1939, died in Clearfield, Pennsylvania 77 years ago when he was 52 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

THOMAS Lenora – 1903, married Leon GOODELL in Monson, Maine 113 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

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On This Day … 21 September

September 21st, 2016 |

ABARE Melvina (Mayo) – 1921, died 95 years ago in East Montpelier, Vermont when she was 37 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

BENSON William – 1857, married Julia TAILLON in Ontario, Canada 159 years ago.  (4th great-granduncle -m)

ENGLISH Anna (Piontkowski) – 1969, died in Detroit, Michigan 47 years ago when she was 77 years old.  (great-grandaunt -p)

GRAVES Clara – 1905, married Roy COVENTRY in Ontario, Canada 111 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

HEACOCK Mary – 1903, born in Sanilac county, Michigan 113 years ago to Lonson Heacock & Luella GARDNER.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -m)

KNIGHT John – 1870, born in Davison, Michigan 146 years ago to Benjamin Knight & Asenath HOSKISS.  (2nd great-granduncle -m)

LAPAN Elaine – 1927, born in Michigan 89 years ago to Alexander Lapan & Sylvia GELEAS.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

Lapan Florence BONDY – 1950, died in Monroe county, Michigan 66 years ago when she was 72 years old.  (wife of Alvin LAPAN, 1st cousin 4x removed -p)

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On This Day … 18 July

July 18th, 2016 |

ALL Franklin – 1888, born in Alpena, Michigan 128 years ago to Abraham All & Mary KNIGHT.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

Benson Mary ROONEY – 1939, died in Duluth, Minnesota 77 years ago when she was 77 years old.  (wife of William BENSON Jr, 2nd great-granduncle -m)

HAWLEY Helen (King) – 1995, died in Long Rapids, Michigan 21 years ago when she was 65 years old.  (1st cousin 2x removed -m)

HOWARD George – 1905, born in Rose City, Michigan 111 years ago to Frank Howard & Jennie LEMON.  (1st cousin 2x removed -m)

KNIGHT Adelbert – 1863, born in Davison, Michigan 153 years ago to Benjamin Knight & Asenath HOSKISS.  (2nd great-grandfather -m)

LAPAN Agnes (Bradley) – 1929, died in Detroit, Michigan 87 years ago when she was 44 years old.  (2nd great-grandaunt -p)

McKAY Salem – 1870, married Charlotte JONES in Marine City, Michigan 146 years ago.  (3rd great-granduncle -m)

PILON Francis – 1930, died in Detroit, Michigan 86 years ago when he was 62 years old.  (husband of Edith LAPAN, 1st cousin 4x removed -p)

SICARD Joseph – 1904, born in Ontario, Canada 112 years ago to Pierre Sicard & Sarah LAFLEUR.  (1st cousin 3x 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 … 8 March

March 8th, 2016 |

1862 – Benjamin KNIGHT (45) married Asenath HOSKISS (31) in Richfield, Michigan 154 years ago.  (3rd great-grandparents – m)

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

1891 – Benjamin KNIGHT died 125 years ago in Traverse City, Michigan at 75 years old.  (3rd great-grandfather – m)

1899 – Cora ABARE was born in Fairfax, Vermont 117 years ago to Israel Abare & Julia PELKEY.  (1st cousin 4x removed – p)

1920 – Ferdinand MARTEL died 96 years ago in Ontario, Canada at 44 years old.  (husband of Georgianna BENSON, 1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1946 – Matilda GARDNER Ward died 70 years ago in St. Clair, Michigan at 69 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed – m)

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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 … 24 February

February 24th, 2016 |

1829 – Edward BOOTH was born in England 187 years ago to Joseph Booth & Maria TORR.  (3rd great-granduncle -m)

1879 – George FLEWELLING was born in Michigan 137 years ago to Isaac Flewelling & Clara WELLMAN.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1879 – John BOOTH was born in Ontario, Canada 137 years ago to David Booth & Sarah WELSH.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1890 – Joseph SICARD was born in Ontario, Canada 126 years ago to Pierre Sicard & Sarah LAFLEUR.  (1st cousin 3x removed – m)

1900 – Joseph GYNAC was born in Kawkawlin, Michigan 116 years ago to Philip Gynac & Sophie LAPAN.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

1944 – James OGDEN died 72 years ago in Whatcom, Washington at 71 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1952 – Rose GARDNER Danks died 64 years ago in Oliver, Michigan at 72 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1975 – Floyd HACKETT died 41 years ago in West Branch, Michigan at 73 years old.  (husband of Christina LAFLEUR, 1st cousin 3x removed – m)

1976 – Benjamin KNIGHT Jr. died 40 years ago in West Branch, Michigan at 80 years old.  (great-granduncle -m)

1995 – Alphonse MONDOUX died 21 years ago in Hudson Falls, New York at 84 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed – m)

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