On This Day … 8 December

December 8th, 2016 |

Benson Julia TAILLON – 1920, died in Ontario, Canada 96 years ago when she was 84 years old.  (wife of William BENSON, 4th great-granduncle -m)

BENSON Louisa (LaFleure-Forest) – 1954, died in Alpena, Michigan 62 years ago when she was 88 years old.  (2nd great-grandmother -m)

BOOTH John Jr. – 1859, born in Ontario, Canada 157 years ago to John Booth & Jane JENNER.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

Doughty Hannah MvINTIRE – 1864, died in Greenville, Maine 152 years ago when she was 45 years old.  (wife of Levi DOUGHTY, 3rd great-grandfather -m)

HAWLEY William – 1944, died in Oscoda, Michigan 72 years ago when he was 70 years old.  (2nd great-granduncle -m)

KNIGHT Benjamin – 1895, born in Alpena, Michigan 121 years ago to Adelbert Knight & Clara DOUGHTY.  (great-granduncle -m)

LaFLEURE Pearl – 1926, born in Ohio 90 years ago to Dennis & Addie LaFleure.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

LAMBKIN Stephen – 1878, born in Ontario, Canada 138 years ago to Elisha Lambkin & Hannah BOOTH.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

LAPAN Mary – 1913, married Harry SPENCER in Windsor, Canada 103 years ago.  (great-grandaunt -p)

MONDOUX Edith – 1889, born in Ontario, Canada 127 years ago to Antoine Mondoux & Adeline BENSON.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

O’BRIEN Rachel (Campau) – 1907, died in Hampton, Michigan 109 years ago when she was 24 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

PATTERSON Leslie – 1939, died in Clearfield, Pennsylvania 77 years ago when he was 52 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

THOMAS Lenora – 1903, married Leon GOODELL in Monson, Maine 113 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

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On This Day … 11 November

November 11th, 2016 |

BESTER Nicholas – 1933, died in Harbor Springs, Michigan 83 years ago when he was 36 years old.  (husband of Sarah ROBBINS, 1st cousin 3x removed -m)

HAWLEY Sarah (Bates) – 1910, died in Ossineke, Michigan 106 years ago when she was 24 years old.  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

KNIGHT Sarah – 1881, married George HOPKINS in Alpena, Michigan 135 years ago.  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

LAFLEUR Louella – 1918, born in Alpena, Michigan 98 years ago to Frank LaFleur & Lula NEWBERRY.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

Lapan Bertha ALLORE – 1979, died in Midland, Michigan 37 years ago when she was 67 years old.  (wife of Edward LAPAN, 1st cousin 3x removed -m)

LAPAN Mary – 1899, married Alvin PAQUIN in St. Ignace, Michigan 117 years ago.  (2nd great-grandaunt -p)

MOORE Jeanette – 1887, born in Mt. Clemens, Michigan 129 years.  (wife of Alfred LAPAN, 2nd great-granduncle -p)

PIERCY John – 1875, born in Iowa 141 years ago  (husband of Annie TYE, 2nd great-grandaunt -m)

WILLIAMS Emma – 1911, born in Alcona, Michigan 105 years ago to Daniel Williams & Matilda BENSON.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

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On This Day … 7 November

November 7th, 2016 |

DORAN Harold – 1919, born in Saginaw, Michigan 97 years ago to Louis Doran & Selena LaCount (LaFLEUR).  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

DORAN Leonard – 1924, born in Saginaw, Michigan 92 years ago to Louis Doran & Selena LaCount (LaFLEUR).  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

HAWLEY Elaine – 1924, born in West Branch, Michigan 92 years ago to George Hawley & Sarah MYERS.  (1st cousin 2x removed -m)

HOWARD Clayton – 1924, married Violet HARTLEY in Bay City, Michigan 92 years ago.  (1st cousin 2x removed -m)

KNIGHT Betty – 1946, married Edward OKALSKI in Highland Park, Michigan 70 years ago.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

LAPAN  Catherine (Taylor) – 1956, died in Bay City, Michigan 60 years ago when she was 39 years old.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

LAPAN Mary – 1931, married Morris RICKER in Bay City, Michigan 85 years ago.  (great-grandaunt -p)

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On This Day … 29 September

September 29th, 2016 |

BENSON Michael – 1869, born in Ontario, Canada 147 years ago to William Benson & Julia TAILLON.  (1st cousin 5x removed -m)

DORAN Harvey – 1979, died in Saginaw, Michigan 37 years ago when he was 61 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

GARDNER Matilda (Sheldon) – 1935, died in Croswell, Michigan 81 years ago when he was 74 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

GREEN Rayetta – 1886, born in Alpena, Michigan 130 years ago to John Green & Jessie TYE.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

LAPAN Mary – 1886, born in Kawkawlin, Michigan 130 years ago to Anthony Lapan & Matilda FOURNIER.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

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On This Day … 17 September

September 17th, 2016 |

GRAVES Clara – 1887, born in Oscoda, Michigan 129 years ago to John Graves & Delmary TYE.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

GREENBERG William – 1940, died in Bay City, Michigan 76 years ago when he was 61 years old.  (husband of Alice LAPAN, great-grandmother -p)

LAPAN Alfred – 1869, born in Champlain, New York 147 years ago to Richard Lapan & Harriet ABARE.  (2nd great-granduncle -p)

MOAK Charles – 1964, died in St. Clair, Michigan 52 years ago when he was 65 years old.  (husband of Florence PETERSON, 1st cousin 3x removed -m)

POMERVILLE Marie – 1871, born in Mt. Clemens, Michigan 145 years ago.  (wife of Harmon LAPAN, 2nd great-granduncle -p)

RICKER Maurice – 1911, born in Bay City, Michigan 105 years ago.  (husband of Mary LAPAN, great-grandaunt -p)

SHAW Raymond – 1979, died in Tacoma, Washington 37 years ago when he was 82 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

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On This Day … 30 August

August 30th, 2016 |

ANDRZEJEWSKI James – 1991, died in Warren, Michigan 25 years ago when he was 66 years old.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

BOOTH Amanda – 1899, married James ARNOLD in Ontario, Canada 117 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

BOOTH Isaac – 1916, married Agnes ROBIDEAU in Onaway, Michigan 100 years ago.  (great granduncle -m)

English Eula SCHUMAKER – 1963, died in Macomb, Michigan 53 years ago when she was 66 years old.  (wife of Arthur ENGLISH, great-granduncle -p)

FLOOD William – 1940, died in Ferndale, Michigan 76 years ago when he was 79 years old.  (husband of Catherine McKAY, 1st cousin 4x removed -m)

HOWARD Bruce – 1910,  born in Rose City, Michigan 106 years ago to Frank Howard & Jennie LEMON.  (1st cousin 2x removed -m)

LAPAN Louis – 1988, died in Michigan 28 years ago when he was 38 years old.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

Lapan Mary ROSS– 1957, died in Bay County, Michigan 59 years ago when she was 85 years old.  (2nd great-grandmother -p)

Lapan Sophie GIBEAU – 1917, died in Pinconning, Michigan 99 years ago when she was 84 years old.  (wife of Antoine LAPAN, 4th great-grandfather -p)

ROBBINS Carrie – 1908, married Minotle HACKETT in Wilson, Michigan 108 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

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On This Day … 26 August

August 26th, 2016 |

AUCLAIR Laurence – 1948, died 68 years ago in Bay City, Michigan when he was 59 years old.  (husband of May LAFLEUR, 1st cousin 3x removed -m)

BELAIR Delima (Boissert) – 1930, died in Manchester, New Hampshire 88 years ago when she was 41 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

DAGENAIS Laurent Jr – 1839, born in Quebec, Canada 177 years ago to Laurent Dagenais & Marie-Louise MAINVILLE.  (3rd great-granduncle -m)

ENGLISH Margaret – 1909, married Henry DROLSHAGEN in Centerline, Michigan 107 years ago.  (great-grandaunt -p)

HAWLEY Myrtle – 1939, married Phillip LIPSKI in Alpena, Michigan 77 years ago.  (greataunt -m)

LAPAN Mary Carrie – 1881, born in Linwood, Michigan 135 years ago to Richard Lapan & Harriet ABARE.  (2nd great-grandaunt -p)

LAPAN Mary (Spencer) – 1927, died in Highland Park, Michigan 89 years ago when she was 35 years old.  (great-grandaunt -p)

MONDOUX Antoine – 1934, died in Glens Fall, New York 82 years ago when he was 73 years old.  (husband of Adeline BENSON, 2nd great-grandaunt -m)

OSTROM Erickson – 1907, born in Black River, Michigan 109 years ago to Erik Ostrom & Amelia BENSON.  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

ROSS William -1899, married Jennie EDSALL in Kawkawlin, Michigan 117 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

THOMAS Mary Ann – 1838, born in Canada 178 years ago.  (wife of James BOOTH, 3rd great-granduncle -m)

WALTHER Ronald – 1936, born in Pinconning, Michigan 80 years ago to Chris Walther & Henrietta DRAKE.  (2nd cousin 1x removed -p)

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On This Day … 3 August

August 3rd, 2016 |

BENSON Lena (Rustler) – 1922, died in Alcona, Michigan 94 years ago when she was 27 years old.  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

BENSON Patrick – 1904, married Mary MURRAY in Ontario, Canada 112 years ago.  (1st cousin 5x removed -m)

BORRY George – 1908, married Genevieve RIVERS in Chazy, New York 108 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

DOUGHTY Ida – 1915, born in Alpena, Michigan 101 years ago to William Doughty & Elsie CRAWFORD.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

Flewelling Nellie FULLER – 1911, died in Presque Isle, Michigan 105 years ago at 27 years old.  (wife of David FLEWELLING, 1st cousin 4x removed -m)

OGDEN Drucilla (Schagel) – 1933, died in Whatcom, Washington 83 years ago when she was 63 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

PETERSON Warren – 1930, born in Alpena, Michigan 86 years ago to Herman Peterson & Tena KNIGHT.  (1st cousin 2x removed -m)

RICKER Maurice – 1989, died in Gladwin, Michigan 27 years ago when he was 77 years old.  (husband of Mary LAPAN, great-grandaunt -p)

ROBBINS Sarah (Bester) – 1930, died in Flint, Michigan 86 years ago when she was 30 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

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On This Day … 11 May

May 11th, 2016 |

1932- Morris RICKER was born in Detroit, Michigan 84 years ago to Earl Ricker & Mary Margaret LAPAN.  (1st cousin 2x removed – p)

1940 – Roy OSTROM (23) married Viola MILLER (23) in Richville, Michigan 76 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed – m)

1964 – Erick OSTROM died 52 years ago when he was 56 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed – m)

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On This Day … 29 April

April 29th, 2016 |

1914 – Ella LAPAN died 102 years ago in Bay City, Michigan at 18 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1948 – Arthur GARDNER died 68 years ago in Wells, Michigan at 73 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1962 – Alvin PAQUIN died 54 years ago in Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan at 85 years old.  (husband of Mary LAPAN, 2nd great-grandaunt -p)

1994 – Roland KNIGHT died 22 years ago in Midland, Michigan at 82 years old.  (husband of Bernice LAPAN, great-grandaunt -p)

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