On This Day … 27 May

May 27th, 2016 |

1865 – Isaac BOOTH was born in Ontario, Canada 151 years ago to Isaac Booth & Margaret McKAY.  (2nd great-grandfather – m)

1871 – Napoleon LAFLEUR was born in Ontario, Canada 145 years ago to Pierre Lecompte & Catherine DAGENAIS.  (2nd great-granduncle – m)

1895 – Edward DRAKE was born in Tennessee 121 years ago.  (husband of Mary Albina LAPAN, great-grandaunt – p)

1901 – Sylvia ROSS (15) married Frank DORA (21) in Bay City, Michigan 115 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1903 – Joseph BOOTH (24) married Isabella GIFF (21) in Ontario, Canada 113 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1918 – Elijah HEACOCK was born in Sandusky, Michigan 98 years to Lonson Heacock & Ella GARDNER.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -m)

1926 – Alice ENGLISH was born in Detroit, Michigan 90 years ago to George English & Alice LAPAN.  (grandmother – p)

1976 – Robert GOODELL died 40 years ago in Santa Barbara, California at 69 years old.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

1988 – Bert ROSS died 28 years ago in Grand Rapids, Michigan at 93 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

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On This Day … 19 May

May 19th, 2016 |

1842 – Robert THOMAS was born in Monson, Maine 174 years ago.  (husband of Emma DOUGHTY, 2nd great-grandaunt – m)

1874 – Elizabeth LAPAN was born in Quebec, Canada 142 years ago to Antoine Lapan & Sophie GIBEAU.  (3rd great-grandaunt – p)

1882 – Rosalie ABARE & Anselme JANOT were married 134 years ago in Coopersville, New York.  (3rd great-grandaunt – p)

1892 – Maud ROSS was born in Bay County, Michigan 124 years ago to Henry Ross & Millie WISE.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1913 – Sarah HAWLEY was born in Presque Isle, Michigan 103 years ago to John Hawley & Ethel BOOTH.  (greataunt – m)

1916 – Henrietta DRAKE was born in Detroit, Michigan 100 years ago to Edward Drake & Albina LAPAN.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

1928 – Adeline BENSON Mondoux died 88 years ago in Queensbury, New York at 54 years old.  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

1942 – Iona ROESCHKE Doughty died 74 years ago in Alpena, Michigan at 30 years old.  (wife of Lester DOUGHTY, 1st cousin 3x removed -m)

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On This Day … 20 October

October 20th, 2015 |

1897 – Annie TYE (16) married John PIERCY (21) in Maysville, Missouri 118 years ago.  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

1957 – Edward DRAKE died 58 years ago in Michigan at 62 years old.  (husband of Albina LAPAN, great-grandaunt -p)

1969 – Clarence SILVERNALE died 46 years ago in Bay City, Michigan at 63 years old.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -p)

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