On This Day … 16 September

September 16th, 2016 |

ABARE Charles – 1887, died in Chazy, New York 129 years ago when he was 94 years old.  (4th great-granduncle -p)

BENSON James – 1906, died in Ontario, Canada 110 years ago when he was 60 years old.  (3rd great-granduncle -m)

BENSON Patrick – 1879, born in Ontario, Canada 137 years ago to James Benson & Clara LEMIEUX.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

BOOTH Hannah – 1880, born in Ontario, Canada 136 years ago to David Booth & Sarah WELSH.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

DAULT Alphonse – 1914, died in Alpena, Michigan 102 years ago when he was 5 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

ENGLISH Anna – 1913, married Adam PIONTOWSKI in Detroit, Michigan 103 years ago.  (great-grandaunt -p)

FLEWELLING Edith – 1881, born in Port Huron, Michigan 135 years ago to Isaac Flewelling & Clara WELLMAN.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

FLEWELLING Nellie – 1884, born in Port Huron, Michigan 132 years ago to Isaac Flewelling & Clara WELLMAN.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

LAPAN Alice – 1902, born in Pinconning, Michigan 114 years ago to Anthony Lapan & Mary ROSS.  (great-grandmother -p)

LAPAN David Jr – 1920, married Frances PRYOR in Saginaw, Michigan 96 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

Quinlan Eliza HALL – 1907, died in Port Huron, Michigan 109 years ago when she was 22 years old.  (wife of James QUINLAN, 1st cousin 4x removed -m)

ROSS Robert – 1939, married Martha ROAT in Grand Rapids, Michigan 77 years ago.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

SWOFFER Elizabeth – 1858, born in Ontario, Canada 158 years ago.  (wife of John GARDNER, 3rd great-granduncle m)

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On This Day … 28 July

July 28th, 2016 |

Benson Clara LEMIEUX – 1913, died in Ontario, Canada 103 years ago when she was 61 years old.  (wife of James BENSON, 3rd great-granduncle -m)

BENSON John – 1889, died in Ontario, Canada 127 years ago when he was 77 years old.  (4th great-grandfather -m)

Doughty Sarah SMITH – 1906, died in Alpena, Michigan 110 years ago when she was 62 years old.  (3rd great-grandmother -m)

GARDNER Henry – 1877, born in Buel, Michigan 139 years ago to John Gardner & Elizabeth SWOFFER.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

LAPAN Julia (Silvernale) – 1913, died in Pinconning, Michigan 103 years ago when she was 33 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

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On This Day … 28 April

April 28th, 2016 |

1873 – James BENSON (27) married Clara LEMIEUX (21) in Ontario, Canada 143 years ago.  (3rd great-granduncle -m)

1879 – Rose GARDNER was born in Buel, Michigan 136 years ago to John Gardner & Elizabeth SWOFFER.  (1st cousin 4x removed – m)

1906 – Matilda BENSON (18) married Daniel WILLIAMS (21) in Onaway, Michigan 110 years ago.  (2nd great-grandaunt – m)

1914 – John PIERCY Jr was born in Missouri 102 years ago to John Piercy & Annie TYE.  (1st cousin 3x removed – m)

1923 – Marie ENGLISH (26) married William ELLIOTT (26) in Detroit, Michigan 93 years ago.  (great-grandaunt – p)

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On This Day … 22 April

April 22nd, 2016 |

1860 – Louis LAPAN was born in Quebec, Canada 156 years ago to Antoine Lapan & Sophie GIBEAU.  (3rd great-granduncle – p)

1873 – Melvin GARDNER was born in Michigan 143 years ago to John GARDNER & Elizabeth SWOFFER.  (1st cousin 4x removed – m)

1884 – James QUINLAN was born in Ontario, Canada 132 years ago to William Quinlan & Mary FLEWELLING.  (1st cousin 4x removed – m)

1912 – Lester DOUGHTY was born in Michigan 104 years ago to William Doughty & Elsie CRAWFORD.  (1st cousin 3x removed – m)

1950 – Charles ENGLISH (20) married Lucille PIOSZAK (21) in Detroit, Michigan 66 years ago.  (1st cousin 2x removed – p)

1978 – Frank RENO died 38 years ago in Bay County, Michigan at 88 years old.  (husband of Pearl ROSS, 1st cousin 3x removed – p)

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On This Day … 16 April

April 16th, 2016 |

1875 – Arthur GARDNER was born in Lexington, Michigan 141 years ago to John Gardner & Elizabeth SWOFFER.  (1st cousin 4x removed – m)

1879 – Isaac BOOTH died 137 years ago in Alpena, Michigan at 48 years old.  (3rd great-grandfather – m)

1891 – May LAFLEUR was born in Michigan 125 years ago to Peter LaFleur & Minnie SICARD.  (1st cousin 3x removed – m)

1895 – Tressa O’BRIEN was born in Essexville, Michigan 121 years ago to John O’Brien & Hannah ROSS.  (1st cousin 3x removed – p)

1939 – Alfred ROBBINS died 77 years ago in Alpena, Michigan at 47 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed – m)

1972 – Freeman EASLER died 44 years ago in Piscataquis, Maine at 86 years old.  (husband of Emma FLEWELLING, 1st cousin 4x removed – m)

1977 – John ARNOTT died 39 years ago in Royal Oak, Michigan at 64 years old.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

1992 – Frederick HOWARD died 24 years ago in Ogemaw County, Michigan at 76 years old.  (1st cousin 2x removed – m)

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On This Day … 8 November

November 8th, 2015 |

1862 – Elizabeth J. FLEWELLING was born in New Brunswick, Canada 153 years ago to Abel Flewelling & Ruth ELLIOTT.  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

1886 – Elizabeth SWOFFER Gardner died 129 years ago in Buel, Michigan at 28 years old.  (wife of John GARDNER, 3rd great-granduncle -m)

1920 – Clare ROCK died 95 years ag0 in Detroit, Michigan at 21 years old.  (husband of Rose LAPAN, great-grandaunt -p)

1924 – Norbert MOAK was born in St. Clair, Michigan 91 years ago to Charles Moak & Florence PETERSON.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

1952 – Hebert ENGLISH (19) married Dorothy GARMEN (17) in Roseville, Michigan 63 years ago.  (greatuncle -p)

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