On This Day … 15 August

August 15th, 2016 |

HAWLEY Ethell – 1897, born in Alpena, Michigan 119 years ago to Frank Hawley & Paulina HOLDRIED.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

LAFLEUR Pierre – 1937, died in Flint, Michigan 79 years ago when he was 81 years old.  (2nd great-granduncle -m)

LAPAN Samuel – 1861, born in Quebec, Canada 155 years ago to Antoine Lapan & Sophie GIBEAU.  (3rd great-granduncle -p)

O’BRIEN John – 1979, died in Ann Arbor, Michigan 37 years ago when he was 64 years old.  (husband of Emma WILLIAMS, 1st cousin 3x removed -m)

RENO Floyd – 1910, born in Bay county, Michigan 106 years ago to Frank Reno & Pearl ROSS.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

ROONEY Marie – 1861, born in Ontario, Canada 155 years ago.  (wife of William BENSON Jr, 2nd great-granduncle -m)

SHARPE Arthur – 1914, married Alice ROULEAU in Alpena, Michigan 102 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

SICARD Odile – 1856, born in Ontario, Canada 160 years ago.  (wife of Pierre LAFLEUR, 3rd great-grandfather -m)

TYE Gladys -1883, died in Buel, Michigan 133 years ago when she was 5 years of age.  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

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On This Day … 23 July

July 23rd, 2016 |

ENGLISH-GREENBERG Hazel (Gietzen) – 2000, died 16 years ago in Utica, Michigan when she was 81 years old.  (great-aunt -p)

GABORIAULT Amable Jr – 1797, born in Quebec, Canada 219 years ago to Amable Gaboriault & Marguerite LAMOUREAUX.  (4th great-granduncle -p)

Gardner Minnie HALL – 1914, died in Onaway, Michigan 102 years ago just 23 days after her marriage to Raymond GARDNER, 1st cousin 4x removed -m

HAWLEY Francis – 1942, died in Alpena, Michigan 74 years ago when he was 86 years old.  (2nd great-granduncle -m)

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On This Day … 21 July

July 21st, 2016 |

BOYKE Robert Sgt. – 1925, born in Rogers City, Michigan 91 years ago to Harry Boyke & Gladys ALL.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

ENGLISH Lillian – 1897, born in Hamtramck, Michigan 119 years ago to Charles English & Mary CASTLER.  (great-grandaunt -p)

FLEWELLING Hattie – 1865, born in Michigan 151 years ago to Abel Flewelling & Ruth ELLIOTT.  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

FLEWELLING Ilo (Perkins) – 1949, died in Presque Isle, Michigan 67 years ago when she was 52 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

GARDNER Matilda – 1892, married Charles WARD in Croswell, Michigan 124 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

Hawley Pauline HOLDRIED – 1943, died in Alpena, Michigan 73 years ago when she was 72 years old.  (wife of Frank HAWLEY, 2nd great-granduncle -m)

LAPAN John B. – 1892, married Annie GONYAW in West Bay City, Michigan 124 years ago.  (3rd great-granduncle -p)

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On This Day … 15 July

July 15th, 2016 |

BENSON Margaret – 1878, born in Ontario, Canada 138 years ago to William Benson & Marguerite MONETTE.  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

BENSON William Jr. – 1864, born in Ontario, Canada 152 years ago to William Benson Sr. & Margaret SPRAGG.  (2nd great-granduncle -m)

HAWLEY Myrtle – 1894, born in Michigan 122 years ago to Frank Hawley & Pauline HOLDRIED.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

HOWARD Etta (Waterman) – 1951, died 65 years ago in Rose City, Michigan at 66 years old.  (great-grandaunt -m)

LAPAN Richard – 1947, was born in Michigan 69 years ago to Samuel Lapan & Gertrude BROWN.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

O’BRIEN Rachel – 1883, born in Bay City, Michigan 133 years ago to John O’Brien & Hannah ROSS.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

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On This Day … 8 May

May 8th, 2016 |

1816 – Benjamin KNIGHT was born in Chesterfield, Massachusetts 200 years ago to Joshua Knight & Hannah WHITE.  (3rd great-grandfather – m)

1878 – Hannah ROSS (18) married John O’BRIEN (26) in Bay County, Michigan 138 years ago.  (2nd great-grandaunt – p)

1878 – Jane ROSS (18) married Charles SOUTHGATE (40) in Bay County, Michigan 138 years ago.  (2nd great-grandaunt – p)

1879 – Bertha FLEWELLING was born in Maple Ridge, Michigan 137 years ago to David Flewelling & Hannah JACKSON.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1886 – Violet OGDEN was born in Minden, Michigan 130 years ago to Hiram Ogden & Adelia GARNDER.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1895 – Albert LETOURNEAU was born in Kawkawlin, Michigan 121 years ago to Alfred Letourneau & Elisabeth LAPAN.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

1899 – Chester HAWLEY was born in Michigan 117 years ago to Francis Hawley & Pauline HOLDRIED.  (1st cousin 3x removed – m)

1917 – Roy OSTROM was born in Black River, Michigan 99 years ago to Erik Ostrom & Amelia BENSON.  (1st cousin 3x removed – m)

1923 – Florence ENGLISH (19) married George ANDRZEJEWSKI (23) in Detroit, Michigan 93 years ago.  (great-grandaunt – p)

1943 – Ruth BRINKER (21) married William PARKS  (28) in Detroit, Michigan 73 years ago.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

1977 – Herman MANYEN died 39 years ago in Bay City, Michigan at 89 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

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On This Day … 9 April

April 9th, 2016 |

1892 – Conrad HAWLEY was born in Hillman, Michigan 124 years ago to Frank Hawley & Pauline HOLDRIED.  (1st cousin 3x removed – m)

1913 – Herman MANYEN (25) married Ora DAE (21) in Linwood, Michigan 103 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

1924 – George ANDRZEJEWSKI Jr was born in Detroit, Michigan 92 years ago to George Andrzejewski & Florence ENGLISH.  (1st cousin 2x removed – p)

1957 – Samuel LAPAN died 59 years ago in Bay County, Michigan at 46 years old.  (great-granduncle – p)

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On This Day … 3 January

January 3rd, 2016 |

1856 – Frank HAWLEY was born in New York 160 years ago to William & Mercy Hawley.  (2nd great-granduncle -m)

1889 – Arthur HAWLEY was born in Michigan 127 years ago to Francis Hawley & Pauline HOLDRIED.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1900 – Mary Jane BENSON (19) married Ducher LALONDE (61) in Black River, Michigan 116 years ago.  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

1908 – Clara GRAVES Coventry died in Ontario, Canada 108 years ago at 20 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1929 – Mary FLEWELLING Quinlan died 87 years ago in Fort Gratiot, Michigan at 75 years old.  (3rd great-grandaunt -m)

1944 – Emma SWITZER Gardner died 72 years ago in Port Huron, Michigan at 80 years old.  (wife of Stephen GARDNER, 1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1950 – Rayetta GREEN Hauck died 66 years ago in Ohio at 63 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1953 – Sarah GRACE Booth died 63 years ago in Genesee County, Michigan at 62 years old.  (wife of William BOOTH, 2nd great-granduncle -m)

1976 – Roy OSTROM died 40 years ago in Saginaw, Michigan at 58 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1997 – Velina LAPAN Morey died 19 years ago at 85 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

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On This Day … 25 December

December 25th, 2015 |

1867 – Anthony LAPAN was born in New York 148 years ago to Richard Lapan & Harriet HEBERT.  (2nd great-grandfather -p)

1896 – Mary Albina LAPAN was born in Michigan 119 years ago to Anthony Lapan & Mary ROSS.  (great-grandaunt -p)

1900 – Percy HAWLEY was born in Michigan 115 years ago to Frank Hawley & Pauline HOLDRIED.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1912 – Anthony ENGLISH was born in Detroit, Michigan 103 years ago to Joseph English & Margaret MILLER.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

1921 – Louis BATES (20) married Jennie HAWKINS (26) in Alpena, Michigan 94 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1936 – Alice LAFLEUR (32) married Edwin MILLER (44) in Flint, Michigan 79 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1942 – Lydia MAGNAN Cloutier died 73 years ago in Pinconning, Michigan at 58 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

1955 – Ernest KRAFT died 60 years ago in Bay City, Michigan at 60 years old.  (husband of Tressa O’Brien, 1st cousin 3x removed -p)

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