On This Day … 19 August

August 19th, 2016 |

BOOTH Eleanor – 1950, married William HAVERS in Flint, Michigan 66 years ago.  (1st cousin 2x removed -m)

BURT Edna – 1927, born in Onaway, Michigan 89 years ago to Ernest Burt & Lavina HAWLEY.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

DOUGLASS Josephine (Warner) – 1914, died in Saginaw, Michigan 102 years ago when she was 24 years old.

DROLSHAGEN Clarence – 1987, died in Los Angeles, California 29 years ago when he was 70 years old.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

ENGLISH Arthur – 1950, married Eula SCHUMAKER in Detroit, Michigan 66 years ago.  (great-granduncle -p)

GRACE Warren – 1983, died in Adrian, Michigan 33 years ago when he was 59 years old.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

MINARD Marie Louise – 1879, born in Quebec, Canada 137 years ago to Louis Minard & Celeste ABARE.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

MONETTE Marguerite – 1851, born in Quebec, Canada 165 years ago to Oliver Monette & Louise GIROUARD.  (3rd great-grandmother -m)

ROSS Henry – 1908, married Eva BANNISTER in Alger, Michigan 108 years ago.  (2nd great-granduncle -p)

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On This Day … 2 August

August 2nd, 2016 |

BENSON Emma – 1895, born in Ontario, Canada 121 years ago to William Benson & Marguerite MONETTE.  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

DAGENAIS Zoe – 1865, married Callixte CORON in Quebec, Canada 151 years ago.  (3rd great-grandaunt -m)

Gardner Adeline DUQUETTE – 1940, died in Croswell, Michigan 76 years ago when she was 91 years old.  (wife of Israel GARDNER, 3rd great-granduncle -m)

HAWLEY Lavina – 1889, born in Hillman, Michigan 127 years ago to William Hawley & Sarah HEALEY.  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

LAPAN Florence – 1888, born in Kawkawlin, Michigan 128 years ago to Richard Lapan & Harriet ABARE.  (2nd great-grandaunt -p)

LaPLANT Earl – 1904, born in Michigan 112 years ago to Louis LaPlant & Clara BENSON.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

MONDOUX Louisa – 1904, born in New York 112 years ago to Antonine Mondoux & Adeline BENSON.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

MOSEY Raymond – 1947, married Vera ROBINSON in Detroit, Michigan 69 years ago.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

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On This Day … 22 July

July 22nd, 2016 |

BENSON Maria J. – 1874, born in Ontario, Canada 142 years ago to William Benson & Marguerite MONETTE.  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

BRYCE Jennie – 1898, born in Alpena, Michigan 118 years ago to John Bryce & Elizabeth FLEWELLING.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -m)

FOREST Frank “Rock” – 1950, died in Alpena, Michigan 66 years ago when he was 86 years old.  (husband of Louisa BENSON, 2nd great-grandmother -m)

LAFLEUR Alice – 1927, married Henry MATHEWS in Flint, Michigan 89 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

O’LEARY Ada  – 1912, married Maurice JACOBS in Alpena, Michigan 104 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

OGDEN Roy – 1887, born in Minden, Michigan 129 years ago to Wesley Ogden & Adelia GARDNER.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

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On This Day … 19 July

July 19th, 2016 |

BENSON Mary Jane – 1880, born in Ontario, Canada 136 years ago to William Benson & Marguerite MONETTE.  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

FLEWELLING Frank – 1886, born in New Brunswick, Canada 130 years ago to Jeremiah Flewelling & Josephine ALLEN.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

HOWARD Adrian – 1984, died in Tarrant, Texas 32 years ago when he was 69 years old.  (1st cousin 2x removed -m)

McCARTNEY Ernestine – 1928, born in Saginaw, Michigan 88 years ago to Roy McCartney & Sarah ROSS.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

SALOIS Mose – 1948, died in Bay county, Michigan 68 years ago when he was 72 years old.  (husband of Malvina LAPAN, 1st cousin 4x removed -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 … 12 July

July 12th, 2016 |

ABARE Rosalie (Janot) – 1883, died 133 years ago in Coopersville, New York at 17 years old.  (3rd great-grandaunt -p)

AUCLAIR Loretta – 1910, born in Michigan 106 years ago to Laurence Auclair & May LAFLEUR.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

BENSON Matilda – 1887, born in Ontario, Canada 129 years ago to William Benson & Marguerite MONETTE.  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

Hollingshead Betty DANIEL – 1994, died 22 years ago in Canton, Ohio at 74 years old.  (wife of Wilmer HOLLINGSHEAD, 1st cousin 3x removed -m)

LAFLEUR Ella – 1937, married Raymond COMPEAU (21) in Alpena, Michigan 79 years ago.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

McKAY Mary – 1924, married Simon WOLVIN in Port Huron, Michigan 92 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

PARKS William – 1951, died 65 years ago in Los Angeles, California when he was 36 years old.  (husband of Ruth BRINKER, 1st cousin 2x removed -p)

PIERCY Violet – 1908, born in Nebraska 108 years ago to John Piercy & Annie TYE.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

TYE Laura – 1911, born in Brown county, Kansas 105 years ago to Elmer Tye & Bessie MANN.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

WALT Gilbert – 1932, born in Flint, Michigan 84 years ago to Lewis Walt & Sarah RETZLOFF.  (2nd cousin 1x removed -m)

WALT Harold – 1975, died 41 years ago when he was 44 years old.  (2nd cousin 1x removed -m)

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On This Day … 20 June

June 20th, 2016 |

1857 – Moses SHARPE was born in Ontario, Canada 159 years ago.  (husband of Amanda FLEWELLING, 2nd great-grandaunt -m)

1876 – Bonepart TYE was born in Buel, Michigan 140 years ago to Tuffield Tye & Sarah GOLLEDGE.  (2nd great-granduncle -m)

1881 – Addie GARDNER was born in Lexington, Michigan 135 years ago to Israel Gardner & Adeline DUQUETTE.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1896 – Anna BENSON was born in Alpena, Michigan 120 years ago to William Benson & Marguerite MONETTE.  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

1902 – Charles PETERSON was born in Wisconsin 114 years ago to John Peterson & Hattie FLEWELLING.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1924 – David P. LAPAN died 92 years ago in Lansing, Michigan at 53 years old.  (3rd great-granduncle -p)

1927 – Charles BOOTH was born in Alpena, Michigan 89 years ago to Reuben Booth & Henrietta LYTLE.  (1st cousin 2x removed -m)

1931 – Leo BRINKER died 85 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 42 years old.  (husband of Clara ENGLISH, great-grandaunt -p)

1938 – George FLEWELLING died 78 years ago in Fort Gratiot, Michigan at 68 years old.  (2nd great-granduncle -m)

1942 – Evelyn LAPAN (17) married Robert MORRIS (18) in Bay City, Michigan 74 years ago.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

1973 – Elaine LAPAN died 43 years ago in Traverse City, Michigan at 45 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

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On This Day … 29 May

May 29th, 2016 |

1890 – Josephine DOUGLASS was born in Bay City, Michigan 126 years ago.

1891 – Albert BENSON was born in Michigan 125 years ago to William Benson & Marguerite MONETTE.  (2nd great-granduncle -m)

1894 – Mary PETERSON was born in Wisconsin 122 years ago to John Peterson & Hattie FLEWELLING.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1894 – Alexander SICARD was born in Ontario, Canada 122 years to Pierre Sicard & Sarah LAFLEUR.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1895 – Agnes ROSS Hogle died 121 years ago in Kawkawlin, Michigan at 21 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed – p)

1915 – Victor BRYCE (23) married Margaret VARCOE (19) in Onaway, Michigan 101 years ago.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -m)

1917 – Leana PARDEE Gardner died 99 years ago in Fair Haven, Michigan at 35 years old.  (wife of Henry GARDNER, 1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1926 – Percy HAWLEY (25) married Lucina BARNES (22) in Escanaba, Michigan 90 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1928 – Elizabeth MOBREY Booth-Unsworth died 88 years ago in Marine City, Michigan at 82 years old.  (wife of Benjamin BOOTH, 3rd great-granduncle -m)

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On This Day … 17 April

April 17th, 2016 |

1887 – Melinda TYE Geron died 129 years ago in Buel, Michigan at 26 years old.  (2nd great-grandaunt – m)

1921 – Clarice O’BRIEN was born in Bay County, Michigan 95 years ago to Fred O’Brien & Edna MacDONALD.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

1934 – Marguerite MONETTE Benson died 82 years ago in Alcona, Michigan at 82 years old.  (wife of William BENSON, 3rd great-grandfather – m)

1999 – William DAULT died 17 years ago in Alpena, Michigan at 83 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

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On This Day … 30 January

January 30th, 2016 |

1882 – Amelia BENSON was born in Canada 134 years ago to William Benson & Marguerite MONETTE.  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

1894 – Arthur ENGLISH was born in Wayne County, Michigan 122 years ago to Charles English & Mary CASTLER.  (great-granduncle -p)

1899 – Lavina McKAY (26) married Justin MONTLE (28) in Caseville, Michigan 117 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1975 – Louis BATES died 41 years ago in Alpena, Michigan at 74 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

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