On This Day … 13 January

January 13th, 2017 |

BENSON Arthur – 1893, born in Ashland, Wisconsin 124 years ago to William Benson Jr. & Agnes ROONEY.  (1st cousin 3x removed)

BRINKER Angeline – 1914, born in Detroit, Michigan 103 years ago to Leo Brinker & Clara ENGLISH.  (1st cousin 2x removed)

ENGLISH Anna – 1892, born in Detroit, Michigan 125 years ago to Mary CASTLER & Charles English.  (great-grandaunt)

LAPAN Joseph – 1903, married Mary HOULE in Linwood, Michigan 114 years ago.  (2nd great-granduncle)

LAPAN Samuel – 1929, was born in Pinconning, Michigan 88 years ago to Florence SEEBECK & Louis Lapan.  (1st cousin 2x removed)

THOMPSON Emmett – 1984, died in New Mexico 33 years ago when he was 83 years old.  (husband of Hazel RUSTLER, 1st cousin 3x removed)

WALT Archie – 1934, married Grace McNABB in Cook county, Illinois 83 years ago.  (1st cousin 2x removed)

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On This Day … 19 December

December 19th, 2016 |

ABARE Andre – 1886, died in Holyoke, Massachusetts 130 years ago when he was 79 years old.  (4th great-granduncle -p)

AUBAIN Marguerite – 1897, born in Quebec, Canada 119 years ago to Olivier Aubain & Marceline LAPAN.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

BRINKER Leo – 1888, born in Warren, Michigan 128 years ago.  (husband of Clara ENGLISH, great-grandaunt -p)

ENGLISH Clarence – 1985, died in Tampa, Florida 31 years ago when he was 79 years old.  (great-granduncle -p)

ENGLISH George – 1984, died in Pinconning, Michigan 32 years ago when he was 88 years old.  (great-grandfather -p)

GIETZEN William – 1997, died in Owosso, Michigan 19 years ago when he was 54 years.  (1st cousin 1x removed -p)

HALL Lyle – 1994, died in Leelanau, Michigan 22 years ago when he was 81 years old.  (1st cousin 2x removed -m)

HALL Thelma (Honeman) – 1974, died in Detroit, Michigan 42 years ago when she was 55 years old.  (1st cousin 2x removed -m)

KNIGHT Electra – 1939, married Quartus RUST in Ellicottville, New York 177 years ago.  (3rd great-grandaunt -m)

LAFLEUR Dennis – 1902, married Addie HIER in Onaway, Michigan 114 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

McKAY Catherine – 1899, married William FLOOD in Alpena, Michigan 117 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

OSTROM Bertha – 1905, born in Black River, Michigan 111 years ago to Erik Ostrom & Amelia BENSON.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

WARREN Hebert – 1938, died in Ossineke, Michigan 78 years ago when he was 84 years old.  (husband of Hester BOOTH, 2nd great-grandaunt -m)

WATERMAN Fred – 1939, died in Cumming Township, Michigan 77 years ago when he was 81 years old.  (husband of Etta HOWARD, great-grandaunt -m)

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On This Day … 18 October

October 18th, 2016 |

BENSON Angelina – 1896, born in Ontario, Canada 120 years ago to Anthony Benson & Angelique MONDOUX.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

BENSON James – 1909, married Meline BRAY in Ontario, Canada 107 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

DOUGHTY William – 1899, married Elsie CRAWFORD in Alpena, Michigan 117 years ago.  (2nd great-granduncle -m)

DROZ Emma – 1887, born in Black River, Michigan 129 years ago.  (wife of Paul LaFLEUR, 2nd great-granduncle -m)

ENGLISH Clara – 1911, married Leo BRINKER in Center Line, Michigan 105 years ago.  (great-grandaunt -p)

LAPAN Laura (Smith) – 1965, died in Antrim County, Michigan 51 years ago when she was 70 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

LAPAN Phyllis – 1919, born in Bay City, Michigan 97 years ago to Alfred Lapan & Florence MANORE.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

PATTERSON John – 1895, born in Clearfield, Pennsylvania 121 years ago to Martin Patterson & Lavina SMITH.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

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On This Day … 23 September

September 23rd, 2016 |

ABARE Julia Malvina – 1858, born in Scoita, New York 158 years ago to Toussaint Abare & Catherine BOIRE.  (3rd great-grandaunt -p)

ABARE Noah – 1959, died in Westfield, Massachusetts 57 years ago when he was 75 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

AUBAIN Agnes – 1927, died in Burlington, Vermont 89 years ago when she was 20 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

ENGLISH Clara – 1889, born in Wayne county, Michigan 127 years ago to Charles English & Mary CASTLER.  (great-grandaunt -p)

GAPPA Robert Jr – 1999, died in Alpena, Michigan 17 years ago when he was 90 years old.  (husband of Dorothy BENSON, 1st cousin 3x removed -m)

GREENBERG (English) Hazel – 1918, born in Pinconning, Michigan 98 years ago to William Greenberg & Alice LAPAN.  (great-grandaunt -p)

HAWLEY Helen – 1950, married Eugene KING in Alpena, Michigan 66 years ago.  (1st cousin 2x removed -m)

LAPAN Alvin Jr. – 1962, died 54 years ago in Monroe county, Michigan when he was 84 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

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On This Day … 24 August

August 24th, 2016 |

ENGLISH Clara (Brinker) – 1968, died in Inglewood, California 48 years ago when she was 78 years old.  (great-grandaunt -p)

MITCHELL Napoleon – 1964, died in Alburgh, Vermont 52 years ago when he was 82 years old.  (husband of Emma AUBAIN, 1st cousin 4x removed -p)

O’LEARY Ruth – 1904, born in Alpena, Michigan 112 years ago to Thomas O’Leary & Margaret BOOTH.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

WALTHER James – 1938, born in Pinconning, Michigan 78 years ago to Chris Walther & Henrietta DRAKE.  (2nd cousin 1x removed -p)

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On This Day … 20 June

June 20th, 2016 |

1857 – Moses SHARPE was born in Ontario, Canada 159 years ago.  (husband of Amanda FLEWELLING, 2nd great-grandaunt -m)

1876 – Bonepart TYE was born in Buel, Michigan 140 years ago to Tuffield Tye & Sarah GOLLEDGE.  (2nd great-granduncle -m)

1881 – Addie GARDNER was born in Lexington, Michigan 135 years ago to Israel Gardner & Adeline DUQUETTE.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1896 – Anna BENSON was born in Alpena, Michigan 120 years ago to William Benson & Marguerite MONETTE.  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

1902 – Charles PETERSON was born in Wisconsin 114 years ago to John Peterson & Hattie FLEWELLING.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1924 – David P. LAPAN died 92 years ago in Lansing, Michigan at 53 years old.  (3rd great-granduncle -p)

1927 – Charles BOOTH was born in Alpena, Michigan 89 years ago to Reuben Booth & Henrietta LYTLE.  (1st cousin 2x removed -m)

1931 – Leo BRINKER died 85 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 42 years old.  (husband of Clara ENGLISH, great-grandaunt -p)

1938 – George FLEWELLING died 78 years ago in Fort Gratiot, Michigan at 68 years old.  (2nd great-granduncle -m)

1942 – Evelyn LAPAN (17) married Robert MORRIS (18) in Bay City, Michigan 74 years ago.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

1973 – Elaine LAPAN died 43 years ago in Traverse City, Michigan at 45 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

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On This Day … 17 June

June 17th, 2016 |

1906 – Deo William PIERCY was born in Nebraska 110 years ago to John Piercy & Annie TYE.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1920 – William POWELL (41) married Lillian NORTHEY (33) in Port Huron, Michigan 96 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1921 – Ruth BRINKER was born in Detroit, Michigan 95 years ago to Leo Brinker & Clara ENGLISH.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

1943 – Laura AUCLAIR O’Brien died 73 years ago in Pontiac, Michigan at 32 years old.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

1944 – Alvin LAPAN (24) married Dorothy SHOTWELL (24) in Bay City, Michigan 72 years ago.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

2002 – Angeline BRINKER Blunt died 14 years ago in California at 88 years old.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

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On This Day … 16 June

June 16th, 2016 |

1923 – Dorothy BRINKER was born in Detroit, Michigan 93 years ago to Leo Brinker & Clara ENGLISH.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

1962 – Frederick HAZLETT died 54 years ago in Berea, Ohio when he was 56 years old.  (husband of Gladys O’BRIEN, 2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

1969 – Hazel POWELL Cheeseman-Henricks died 47 years ago in Tacoma, Washington when she was 82 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

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