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On This Day … 22 December

BENSON Emma (Hollingshead) – 1979, died in Canton, Ohio 37 years ago when she was 84 years old.  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

BOOTH Lillian – 1931, married Carl McCONNELL in Cheboygan, Michigan 85 years ago.  (1st cousin 2x removed -m)

BOOTH William Hulbert – 1865, born in Ontario, Canada 151 years ago to James Booth & Mary Ann THOMAS.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

GREEN John – 1922, died in Cuyahoga, Ohio 94 years ago when he was 68 years old.  (husband of Jessie TYE, 2nd great-grandaunt -m)

NORRIS Charles – 1955, died in Montana 61 years ago when he was 84 years old.  (husband of Susan OGDEN, 1st cousin 4x removed -m)

STEVENS Helen – 1936, married Erwin WICKS in Bay City, Michigan 80 years ago.  (1st cousin 2x removed -m)

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Sympathy Saturday – Reuben Booth

Reuben Booth died in his 76th year on July 4, 1914 in Lambton County, Ontario, Canada.  He worked as a farmer his entire life, and died a widow.  He was born in Canada in 1839 to Joseph Booth & Maria Torr.  (3rd great-granduncle)

Spotlight Sunday – Josephine Tye Booth

Name:  Josephine Tye

Birthday:  December 1870

Parents:  Tuffield Tye & Mary Gardner

Siblings:  8 siblings, 9 half-siblings

Relationship:  married to Isaac Booth, mother of 10 children

Hometown:  Buel, Sanilac, Michigan

Last Known Residence:  Presque Isle, Michigan

Education:  educated, able to read and write

Death:  December 11, 1934, at 64 years of age

Cemetery:  Memorial Park Cemetery – Presque Isle, Michigan

Relationship to Michael:  2nd great-grandmother

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Wedding Wednesday – David Booth & Sarah Welsh

David Booth (32) married Sarah Welsh (22) on June 12, 1878 in Petrolia, Ontario, Canada.  Witnesses to the marriage were William Welsh & Elizabeth King.  (3rd great-granduncle)

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Spotlight Sunday – Joseph Booth

Name:  Joseph Booth

Birthday:  January 11, 1804

Parents:  Joseph Booth (mother not known)

Siblings:  unknown

Relationship:  married to Maria, father of 10 sons & 1 daughter

Hometown:  Yorkshire, England

Immigration: by 1861

Last Known Residence:  Lambton County, Ontario, Canada

Occupation:  farmer

Religion:  W. Methodist

Death:  January 28, 1893

Cemetery:  Zion United Cemetery, Canada

Relationship to Michael:  4th great-grandfather

Sympathy Saturday – Edward Booth

Edward Booth died at 76 years of age of heart disease.  He was the 2nd born child of Joseph & Maria.  Born in England, the family came to reside in Lambton County, Ontario, Canada.  Some travelled further to Alpena, Michigan, and some remained in Canada.  Edward remained in Canada, and he is buried in Zion United Cemetery.

Tombstone Tuesday – Booth

Isaac Booth & Josephine Tye Booth rest in  Memorial Park Cemetery in Rogers City, Presque Isle, Michigan.  (They are Michael’s 2nd great-grandparents.)

Sympathy Saturday – Isaac E. Booth

Isaac E. Booth died in the cold, winter afternoon of December 31, 1910 at 7 months old.  He was the 9th child born to Ephraim Booth & Josephine Tye of Ossineke, Alpena, Michigan, and he suffered acute indigestion and hemorrhaging of the lungs.  He is buried in Wilson Cemetery.  He is Michael’s great-granduncle. (clicking on the image makes it larger.)


Saturday Sympathy – Margarette (McKay) Booth

Margarette McKay was born in Canada on October 14, 1841 to Peter McKay and Margaret Carpenter.  She married Isaac Booth, and they had 8 children.  They immigrated to Alpena, Michigan between 1876 – 1879 where Isaac died shortly after.  Their son Isaac Ephraim Booth married Josephine Tye in 1887.  She married again, and was a housewife.  She died in 1918 at the age of 76 years.  She is buried in King Settlement Cemetery in Wilson, Alpena, Michigan.