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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On This Day … 13 March

March 13th, 2016 |

1889 – William BENSON was born in Au Sable, Michigan 127 years ago to William Benson & Marie ROONEY.  (1st cousin 3x removed – m)

1892 – Herbert BOOTH (19) married Wealthy JONES (18) in Marine City, Michigan 124 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1895 – Frank LAPAN was born in Kawkawlin, Michigan 121 years ago to Louis Lapan & Ida DOMPIER.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

1919 – Mary LAPAN (32) married William SILVERNALE (39) in Bay City, Michigan 97 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

1964 – Margaret BENSON Shaw-Eickert died 52 years ago in Washington at 85 years old.  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

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On This Day … 2 March

March 2nd, 2016 |

1860 – Julia BENSON was born in Ontario, Canada 156 years ago to William Benson & Julia TAILLON.  (1st cousin 5x removed -m)

1889 – Delima BELAIR was born in Quebec, Canada 127 years ago to Louis Belair & Rosalia LAPAN.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

1892 – Mary Sophia LAPAN was born in Linwood, Michigan 124 years ago to Anthony Lapan & Mary ROSS.  (great-grandaunt – p)

1896 – Hattie ROBARD Ross died in Bay County, Michigan 120 years ago at 23 years old.  (wife of Thomas ROSS, 2nd great-granduncle – p)

1952 – William Oacron BOOTH died 64 years ago in Flint, Michigan at 78 years old.  (2nd great-granduncle – m)

1961 – Earl HAWLEY died in Alpena, Michigan 55 years ago at 54 years old.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

1966 – Paul LAFLEUR died 50 years ago in Charlevoix, Michigan at 89 years old.  (2nd great-granduncle -m)

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On This Day … 25 February

February 25th, 2016 |

1881 – George PRESLEY died 135 years ago in Ontario, Canada at 81 years old.  (5th great-granduncle -m)

1889 – Marie VANSEVENANT was born in Belgium 127 years ago to Carolus VanSevenant & Matilda DENDUYBER.  (great-grandmother -p)

1891 – Mehitable GARDNER (20) married Edward MILLS (18) in Croswell, Michigan 125 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1919 – Verda O’LEARY (22) married Raymond CRIPPS (32) in Alpena, Michigan 97 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1966 – William SILVERNALE died 50 years ago in Saginaw, Michigan at 86 years old.  (husband of Julia than Mary LAPAN, 1st cousins 4x removed -p)

1997 – Alice HAWLEY Villeneuve died 19 years ago in Alpena, Michigan at 81 years old.  (greataunt -m)

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On This Day … 21 February

February 21st, 2016 |

1866 – David FLEWELLING (21) married Hannah JACKSON (19) in St. Clair County, Michigan 150 years ago.  (3rd great-granduncle -m)

1879 – Norma ALL was born in Richfield, Michigan 137 years ago to Abraham All & Mary KNIGHT.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1886 – Hannah BOOTH (23) married Joseph ROBBINS (24) in Alpena, Michigan 130 years ago.  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

1894 – Frank GARDNER (25) married Cora VINCENT (19) in Croswell, Michigan 122 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1898 – Elisabeth LAPAN (19) married Alfred PAQUIN (29) in Linwood, Michigan 118 years ago.  (2nd great-grandaunt -p)

1904 – Amelia OSTROM was born in Black River, Michigan 122 years ago to Erik Ostrom & Amelia BENSON.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1915 – Ross HOWARD was born in Michigan 101 years ago to Elba Howard & Cynthia BODDY.  (1st cousin 2x removed -m)

1945 – William BENSON Jr. died 71 years ago in Duluth, Minnesota at 80 years old.  (2nd great-granduncle -m)

1946 – Mary HOULE Lapan died 70 years ago in Saginaw, Michigan at 60 years old.  (wife of Joseph LAPAN, 2nd great-granduncle -p)

1962 – Clara BENSON McIntyre died 54 years ago in Winthrop, New York at 87 years old.  (1st cousin 5x removed -m)

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On This Day … 20 January

January 20th, 2016 |

1878 – Matilda O’BRIEN was born in Michigan 138 years ago to John O’Brien & Hannah ROSS.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

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

1937 – Mary LAPAN Paquin died 79 years ago in Sault Sainte Marie, Michigan at 55 years old.  (2nd great-grandaunt -p)

1949 – Henry ROSS died 67 years ago in Delta County, Michigan at 79 years old.  (2nd great-granduncle -p)

1965 – George FLEWELLING died 51 years ago in Michigan at 85 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

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On This Day … 25 December

December 25th, 2015 |

1867 – Anthony LAPAN was born in New York 148 years ago to Richard Lapan & Harriet HEBERT.  (2nd great-grandfather -p)

1896 – Mary Albina LAPAN was born in Michigan 119 years ago to Anthony Lapan & Mary ROSS.  (great-grandaunt -p)

1900 – Percy HAWLEY was born in Michigan 115 years ago to Frank Hawley & Pauline HOLDRIED.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1912 – Anthony ENGLISH was born in Detroit, Michigan 103 years ago to Joseph English & Margaret MILLER.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

1921 – Louis BATES (20) married Jennie HAWKINS (26) in Alpena, Michigan 94 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1936 – Alice LAFLEUR (32) married Edwin MILLER (44) in Flint, Michigan 79 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1942 – Lydia MAGNAN Cloutier died 73 years ago in Pinconning, Michigan at 58 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

1955 – Ernest KRAFT died 60 years ago in Bay City, Michigan at 60 years old.  (husband of Tressa O’Brien, 1st cousin 3x removed -p)

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On This Day … 8 December

December 8th, 2015 |

1859 – John BOOTH Jr. was born in Ontario, Canada 156 years ago to John Booth & Jane JENNER.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1864 – Hannah MCINTIRE Doughty died 151 years ago in Greenville, Maine at 45 years old.  (wife of Levi DOUGHTY, 3rd great-grandfather -m)

1878 – Stephen LAMBKIN was born in Ontario, Canada 137 years ago to Elisha Lambkin & Hannah BOOTH.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1889 – Edith MONDOUX was born in Ontario, Canada 126 years ago to Antoine Mondoux & Adeline BENSON.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1895 – Benjamin KNIGHT was born in Alpena, Michigan 120 years ago to Adelbert Knight & Clara DOUGHTY.  (great-granduncle -m)

1903 – Lenora THOMAS (28) married Leon GOODELL (30) in Monson, Maine 112 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1907 – Rachel O’BRIEN Campau died 108 years ago in Hampton, Michigan at 24 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1913 – Mary LAPAN (21) married Harry SPENCER (21) in Windsor, Canada 102 years ago.  (great-grandaunt -p)

1920 – Julia TAILLON Benson died 95 years ago in Ontario, Canada at 84 years old.  (wife of William BENSON, 4th great-granduncle -m)

1926 – Pearl LaFLEUR was born in Ohio 89 years ago to Dennis & Addie LaFleur.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

1944 – William HAWLEY died 71 years ago in Oscoda, Michigan at 70 years old.  (2nd great-granduncle -m)

1954 – Louisa BENSON LaFleur-Forest died 61 years ago in Alpena, Michigan at 88 years old.  (2nd great-grandmother -m)

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