On This Day … 16 October

October 16th, 2016 |

BENSON Adele – 1917, married Emery BISSON in Ontario, Canada 99 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

BENSON Nancy (Ranson) – 1904, died in Ontario, Canada 112 years ago when she was 73 years old.  (4th great-grandaunt -m)

BOOTH John – 1901, married Flora McDONALD in Ontario, Canada 115 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

BOOTH Loretta – 1943, married Herbert SHAEDIG in Presque Isle, Michigan 73 years ago.  (1st cousin 2x removed -m)

CAMPAU Josephine – 1903, born in Essexville, Michigan 113 years ago to Joseph Campau & Rachel O’BRIEN.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

FLEWELLING Sarah -1877, married George HOWARD in Port Huron, Michigan 139 years ago.  (2nd great-grandmother -m)

GUY Gregory – 1942, born in Alpena, Michigan 74 years ago to Donald Guy & Beatrice LaFLEURE.  (1st cousin 1x removed -m)

KOWALSKY Lawrence – 1970, died in Alpena, Michigan 46 years ago when he was 55 years old.  (husband of Loretta LaFLEUR, 1st cousin 1x removed -m)

LAFLEUR Edward – 1939, married Katherine O’CONNOR in Detroit, Michigan 77 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

LAPAN Alfred – 1935, died in Pinconning, Michigan 81 years ago when he was 69 years old.  (2nd great-granduncle -p)

LAPAN Richard – 1923, married Sarah CHAMPAGNE-Rasmussen in Pinconning, Michigan 93 years ago.  (great-granduncle -p)

McKAY Margarette – 1841, born in Canada 175 years ago to Peter McKay & Margaret CARPENTER.  (3rd great-grandmother -m)

ROSS Bert – 1915, married Mabel MILLARD in Grand Rapids, Michigan 101 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

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On This Day … 31 May

May 31st, 2016 |

1771 – Lt. Joshua KNIGHT (24) married Esther WRIGHT (22) in Chesterfield, Massachusetts 245 years ago.  (5th great-grandparents – m)

1857 – Louis GARDNER (21) married Mary POTTS (15) in Sanilac County, Michigan 159 years ago.  (3rd great-granduncle -m)

1879 – Amanda FLEWELLING (15) married Moses SHARPE (21) in St. Clair County, Michigan 137 years ago.  (2nd great-grandaunt – m)

1902 – Julia LAPAN (22) married William SILVERNALE (22) in Bay City, Michigan 114 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed – p)

1916 – Robert ROSS was born in Grand Rapids, Michigan 100 years ago to Bert Ross & Mabel MILLARD.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

1921 – Arthur ENGLISH  (27) married Nettie SCHMIDZOHL (34) in Detroit, Michigan 95 years ago.  (great-granduncle – p)

1924 – James HAWLEY (32) married Ruth SHARPE (27) in Millersburg, Michigan 92 years ago.  (great-granduncle & 1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1932 – Leonard TYE was born in Everett,  Washington 84 years ago to David Tye & Lillian DUNAGAN.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1944 – Nathan HOPKINS died 72 years ago in Norman, Oklahoma when he was 56 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1952 – Margaret BOOTH O’Leary died 64 years ago in Flint, Michigan at 77 years old.  (2nd great-grandaunt – m)

1966 – James BATES died 50 years ago in Alpena County, Michigan at 76 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed – m)

1988 – Hazel WARRIN Tye died 28 years ago in Everett, Washington at 78 years old.  (wife of William TYE, 2nd great-granduncle -m)

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