On This Day … 7 March

March 7th, 2016 |

1841 – Isaac FLEWELLING was born in Canada 175 years ago to Nehemiah Flewelling & Sarah SHARPE.  (3rd great-granduncle – m)

1874 – John BENSON was born in Ontario, Canada 142 years ago to James Benson & Clara LEMIEUX.  (1st cousin 4x removed – m)

1879 – John O’BRIEN Jr. was born 137 years ago to John O’Brien & Hannah ROSS.  (1st cousin 3x removed – p)

1884 – Peter BENSON was born in Au Sable, Michigan 132 years ago to William Benson & Mary ROONEY.  (1st cousin 3x removed – m)

1917 – John GRAVES Jr. died 99 years ago in Ontario, Canada at 31 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed – m)

1934 – Isaac Ephraim BOOTH died 82 years ago in Presque Isle, Michigan at 69 years old.  (2nd great-grandfather – m)

1948 – Elizabeth ABARE Bradway died 68 years ago in New York at 60 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed – p)

1948 – Albert GARDNER died 68 years ago in Traverse City, Michigan at 73 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed – m)

1952 – Stephen GARDNER III died 64 years ago in Port Huron, Michigan at 93 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed – m)

1966 – Dennis AUCLAIR died 50 years ago in Michigan at 83 years old.  (husband of Elizabeth LAFLEUR, 1st cousin 3x removed – m)

1987 – Tressa O’BRIEN Kraft died 29 years ago in Bangor, Michigan at 91 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed – p)

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On This Day … 2 February

February 2nd, 2016 |

1854 – Twins Elizabeth & Valeria HEBERT (Abare) was born in New York 162 years ago to Toussaint Hebert & Catherine BOIRE.  (3rd great-grandaunt -p)

1881 – Joseph BENSON was born in Ontario, Canada 135 years ago to William Benson & Julia TAILLON.  (1st cousin 5x removed -m)

1933 – Herbert ENGLISH was born in Detroit, Michigan 83 years ago to George English & Alice LAPAN.  (granduncle -p)

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On This Day … 9 December

December 9th, 2015 |

1872 – James OGDEN was born in Sanilac County, Michigan 143 years ago to Wesley Ogden & Adelia GARDNER.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1887 – Elizabeth ABARE was born in Chazy, New York 128 years ago to Toussaint Abare & Catherine VARIN.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

1919 – Anna BENSON (22) married Glenn MANIER (20) in Flint, Michigan 96 years ago.  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

1929 – Angus RILEY died 86 years ago in Flint, Michigan at 31 years old.  (husband of Ruth O’LEARY, 1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1998 – Averil SILVERNALE died 17 years ago in Saginaw County, Michigan at 93 years old.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -p)

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