Tombstone Tuesday – Sero Hawley

July 26th, 2011 |

Sero Hawley was the young son of Charles Hawley and Sarah Flewelling.  He died at 7 o’clock in the morning of bowel inflammation just before he was 3 months old.  He is buried in the Rose City Cemetery in Ogemaw County, Michigan.

Spotlight Sunday – Mrs. Mercy Hawley

July 17th, 2011 |

Name:  Mercy (possibly Brown)

Birthday:  about 1838

Parents:  Unknown

Relationship:  Married to William Hawley, mother of 3 children

Hometown:  New York

Current Residence:  Alpena County, Michgan

Education:  able to read and write

Occupation:  housewife, mother, farmer

Death:  July 30, 1871 (possible suicide per trees on the internet)

Cemetery:  Somewhere in Alpena County, Michigan

Relationship to Michael:  3rd Great-Grandmother