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 … 4 August

August 4th, 2016 |

ENGLISH Charles – 1845, born in Prussia 171 years ago to John English & Elisabeth RICK.  (2nd great-grandfather -p)

FLEWELLING Edward – 1890, married Clara MATHER in Port Huron, Michigan 126 years ago.  (3rd great-granduncle -m)

LAFOUNTAIN Stacy – 1896, born in Sanilac, Michigan 120 years ago to James Fountain & Emma GEROW.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

HESS Philip – 1923, died in St. Clair, Michigan 93 years ago when he was 37 years old.  (husband of Mary McKAY, 1st cousin 4x removed -m)

KNIGHT Tena – 1904, born in Alpena, Michigan 111 years ago to Adelbert Knight & Clara DOUGHTY.  (great-grandaunt -m)

MATHEWS Violet – 1964, died in Hillman, Michigan 52 years ago when she was 30 years old.  (1st cousin 2x removed -m)

VAN SEVENANT Leonard – 1917, married Marie VAN DAMME in Detroit, Michigan 99 years ago.  (great-granduncle -p)

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On This Day … 31 July

July 31st, 2016 |

ARNOTT James Jr. – 1913, born in Escanaba, Michigan 103 years ago to James Arnott & Lillian JORDAIN.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

DOUGHTY Hannah – 1893, married Caleb WHITE in Killmaster, Michigan 123 years ago.  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

Flewelling Josephine ALLEN – 1911, died in Washburn, Maine 105 years ago at 61 years old.  (wife of Jeremiah FLEWELLING, 3rd great-granduncle -m)

GARDNER David – 1875, born in Sanilac, Michigan 141 years ago to Benjamin & Celina Gardner.  (husband of Addie GARDNER, 1st cousin 4x removed -m)

GIBBONS Lloyd – 1987, died in Alpena, Michigan 29 years ago when he was 81 years old.  (husband of Ida DOUGHTY, 1st cousin 3x removed -m)

HEBERT Domitille – 1870, married Joseph DESROCHERS in Keeseville, New York 146 years ago.  (1st cousin 5x removed -p)

KNIGHT Adelbert – 1893, married Clara DOUGHTY in Killmaster, Michigan 123 years ago.  (2nd great-grandparents -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 … 18 March

March 18th, 2016 |

1782 – Joseph BOOTH was born in England 234 years ago.  (5th great-grandfather – m)

1876 – Melinda TYE (15) married Andrew Gerault (28) in Buel, Michigan 140 years ago.  (2nd great-grandaunt – m)

1887 – Emelie BENSON was born in Ontario, Canada 129 years ago to Anthony Benson & Angelique MONDOUX.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1896 – Earl SHAW was born in Michigan 120 years ago to John Shaw & Margaret BENSON.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1915 – David FLEWELLING died 101 years ago in Presque Isle, Michigan at 70 years old.  (3rd great-granduncle – m)

1924 – Warren WERTMAN died 92 years ago in Alpena, Michigan at 59 years old.  (husband of Clara DOUGHTY, 2nd great-grandmother -m)

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On This Day … 9 January

January 9th, 2016 |

1866 – Richard LAPAN (21) married Harriet ABARE (16) in Quebec, Canada 150 years ago.  (3rd great-grandparents -p)

1872 – John ROSS (19) married Agnes ANDERSON (18) in Bay City, Michigan 144 years ago.  (2nd great-granduncle -p)

1894 – Martha CARPENTER McKay died 122 years ago in Port Austin, Michigan at 85 years old.  (4th great-grandmother -m)

1916 – Josephine CLUCKEY Lapan died 100 years ago in Bay City, Michigan at 42 years old.  (wife of Alfred LAPAN, 2nd great-granduncle -p)

1916 – Arthur MONDOUX was born in New York 100 years ago to Antoine Mondoux & Adeline BENSON.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1920 – Audry Gee WERTMAN died 96 years ago in Alpena, Michigan at 10 years old, the daughter of William Gee & Clara DOUGHTY.  (great-grandaunt -m)

1925 – William HAWLEY was born in Ogemaw, Michigan 91 years ago to Joseph Hawley & Jennie DOVECOTT.  (1st cousin 2x removed -m)

1949 – John McKAY died 67 years ago in Saginaw, Michigan at 80 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1956 – Charles DAULT died 60 years ago in Ossineke, Michigan at 68 years old.  (husband of Mary LAFLEUR, 2nd great-grandaunt -m)

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On This Day … 8 December

December 8th, 2015 |

1859 – John BOOTH Jr. was born in Ontario, Canada 156 years ago to John Booth & Jane JENNER.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1864 – Hannah MCINTIRE Doughty died 151 years ago in Greenville, Maine at 45 years old.  (wife of Levi DOUGHTY, 3rd great-grandfather -m)

1878 – Stephen LAMBKIN was born in Ontario, Canada 137 years ago to Elisha Lambkin & Hannah BOOTH.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1889 – Edith MONDOUX was born in Ontario, Canada 126 years ago to Antoine Mondoux & Adeline BENSON.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1895 – Benjamin KNIGHT was born in Alpena, Michigan 120 years ago to Adelbert Knight & Clara DOUGHTY.  (great-granduncle -m)

1903 – Lenora THOMAS (28) married Leon GOODELL (30) in Monson, Maine 112 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1907 – Rachel O’BRIEN Campau died 108 years ago in Hampton, Michigan at 24 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1913 – Mary LAPAN (21) married Harry SPENCER (21) in Windsor, Canada 102 years ago.  (great-grandaunt -p)

1920 – Julia TAILLON Benson died 95 years ago in Ontario, Canada at 84 years old.  (wife of William BENSON, 4th great-granduncle -m)

1926 – Pearl LaFLEUR was born in Ohio 89 years ago to Dennis & Addie LaFleur.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

1944 – William HAWLEY died 71 years ago in Oscoda, Michigan at 70 years old.  (2nd great-granduncle -m)

1954 – Louisa BENSON LaFleur-Forest died 61 years ago in Alpena, Michigan at 88 years old.  (2nd great-grandmother -m)

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On This Day … 5 October

October 5th, 2015 |

1911 – Clara DOUGHTY (34) married Warren WERTMAN (47) in Alpena, Michigan 104 years ago.  (2nd great-grandmother -m)

1918 – Celesta ABARE Tacy died 97 years ago in Waterbury, Vermont at 29 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

1976 – Charlotte LOCKHART Lapan died 39 years ago in Hampton, Michigan at 61 years old.  (wife of William LAPAN, great-granduncle -p)

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On This Day … 26 September

September 26th, 2015 |

1875 – Harmon LAPAN was born in New York 140 years ago to Richard Lapan & Harriet ABARE.  (2nd great-granduncle -p)

1905 – Adelbert KNIGHT died 110 years ago in Alpena, Michigan at 42 years old.  (2nd great-grandfather -m)

1912 – Emily WERTMAN was born in Alpena, Michigan 103 years ago to Clara DOUGHTY & Warren Wertman.  (great-grandaunt -m)

1955 – George MCKAY died 60 years ago in Saginaw, Michigan at 76 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

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