On This Day … 20 September

September 20th, 2016 |

ABARE Barthelomew – 1830, born in Quebec, Canada 186 years ago to Charles Abare & Celeste GABOURY.  (1st cousin 5x removed -p)

BENSON William – 1841, born in Ontario, Canada 175 years ago to John Benson & Marie DUPLANTIE.  (3rd great-grandfather)

DRAKE Henrietta (Walther) – 2002, died in Bay City, Michigan 14 years ago when she was 86 years old.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

FLEWELLING Benjamin – 1951, married Isabel SHOULT in Pontiac, Michigan 65 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

HAWLEY William B. – 1975, died in Alpena, Michigan 41 years ago when he was 85 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

RANSOM Robert – 1819, born in Ireland 197 years ago.  (husband of Nancy BENSON, 4th great-grandaunt -m)

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On This Day … 10 August

August 10th, 2016 |

ABARE Rosanne (Brown) – 1930, died in Chazy, New York 86 years ago when she was 59 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

BENSON Anthony Sr – 1839, born in Ontario, Canada 177 years ago to John Benson & Marie DUPLANTIE.  (3rd great-granduncle -m)

FLEWELLING Herman – 1918, married Nora GRAHAM in Alcona, Michigan 98 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

HOWARD William – 1984, died in Grayling, Michigan 32 years ago when he was 75 years old.  (1st cousin 2x removed -m)

STEVENS Richard – 1996, died in Saginaw, Michigan 20 years ago when he was 81 years old.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

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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 … 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 … 15 February

February 15th, 2016 |

1868 – John BENSON was born in Ontario, Canada 148 years ago to Anthony Benson & Angelique BISSON.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1884 – David FLEWELLING was born in Alpena, Michigan 132 years ago to David Flewelling & Hannah JACKSON.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1917 – Jennie BRYCE (18) married Lloyd DICKINSON (19) in Applegate, Michigan 99 years ago.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -m)

1949 – Carrie WELSHER Flewelling died 67 years ago in Grant, Michigan at 76 years old.  (wife of George FLEWELLING, 2nd great-granduncle -m)

1952 – Claire FLEWELLING Jannotta died 64 years ago in San Francisco, California at 62 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed – m)

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On This Day … 9 February

February 9th, 2016 |

1872 – John BENSON was born in Ontario, Canada 144 years ago to William Benson & Julia TAILLON.  (1st cousin 5x removed -m)

1904 – Matthew MCKAY died 112 years ago in Alpena, Michigan at 78 years old.  (3rd great-granduncle -m)

1915 – Emma BENSON (19) married Charles HOLLINGSHEAD (32) in Bad Axe, Michigan 101 years ago.  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

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On This Day … 29 January

January 29th, 2016 |

1839 – John BENSON (26) married Marie Euphresine DUPLANTIE (28) in Ontario, Canada 177 years ago.  (4th great-grandparents -m)

1914 – Earl SHARPE (24) married Gertrude WILD (18) in Alpena, Michigan 102 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1990 – Miles DEARDEN died 26 years ago in Palm Beach, Florida at 75 years old.  (husband of Violet O’BRIEN, 2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

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On This Day … 24 November

November 24th, 2015 |

1890 – David BOOTH died 125 years ago in Ontario, Canada at 47 years old.  (3rd great-granduncle -m)

1915 – Alonzo ALL (34) married Elizabeth MARSH (21) in Alpena, Michigan 100 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1960 – John BENSON died 55 years ago in Burlington, Vermont at 86 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1979 – Lea BENSON Cardinal died 36 years ago in Ontatio, Canada at 91 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1982 – Cynthia BODDY Howard died 33 years ago in Flint, Michigan at 96 years old.  (wife of Elba HOWARD, great-granduncle -m)

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