On This Day … 13 October

October 13th, 2016 |

BENSON Nancy – 1831, born in Ontario, Canada 185 years ago to Patrick Benson & Catherine PRESLEY.  (4th great-grandaunt -m)

FLEWELLING Anna – 1909, married Archie FENTON in Portland, Maine 107 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

JACOBS Maurice – 1962, died in Alpena, Michigan 54 years ago when he was 70 years old.  (husband of Ada O’LEARY, 1st cousin 3x removed -m)

LAPAN Virginia – 1919, born in Bay City, Michigan 97 years ago to Alfred Lapan & Jeanette MOORE.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

McKAY Margarette (Booth) – 1901, married Francis DENNY in Hubbard Lake, Michigan 115 years ago.  (3rd great-grandmother -m)

MOSEY Lorraine (Moretti) – 1999, died in Michigan 17 years ago when she was 71 years old.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

SHARPE Elsia – 1899, born in Maple Ridge, Michigan 117 years ago to Moses Sharpe & Amanda FLEWELLING.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

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On This Day … 11 October

October 11th, 2016 |

BATES Ada – 1910, married William CRAWFORD in Alpena, Michigan 106 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

BURT George – 1932, married Mildred SEE in Onaway, Michigan 84 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

ENGLISH Margaret – 1887, born in Wayne County, Michigan 129 years ago to Charles English & Mary CASTLER.  (great-grandaunt -p)

HAWLEY Frederick – 1902, born in Montmorency, Michigan 114 years ago to William Hawley & Florence LAMAN.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

HAWLEY Marion – 1895, born in Oscoda, Michigan 121 years ago to William Hawley & Florence LAMAN.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

LAPAN Harman – 1897, married Marie POMERVILLE in West Bay City, Michigan 119 years ago.  (2nd great-granduncle -p)

ROSS Isaac Jr. – 1919, died in Saginaw, Michigan 97 years ago when he was 69 years old.  (2nd great-granduncle -p)

SHARPE Arthur – 1886, born in Alpena, Michigan 130 years ago to Moses Sharpe & Amanda FLEWELLING.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

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On This Day … 25 September

September 25th, 2016 |

DOUGHTY Margaret (French) – 1989, died in Alpena, Michigan 27 years ago when she was 86 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

GARDNER Fred – 1885, born in Lexington, Michigan 131 years ago to Israel Gardner & Adeline DUQUETTE.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

GEE Audrey – 1909, born in Alpena, Michigan 107 years ago to William Gee & Clara DOUGHTY.  (great-grandaunt -m)

LAFLEUR Rose Anna – 1881, born in Ontario, Canada 135 years ago to Peter LaFleur & Odile SICARD.  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

LAFLEUR Rose Anna – 1884, born in Ontario, Canada 132 years ago to Peter LaFleur & Hermine SICARD.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

ROSS Charles – 1901, married Elizabeth BEHMELANDER in Kawkawlin, Michigan 115 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

SHARPE Earl – 1889, born in Alpena, Michigan 127 years ago to Moses Sharpe & Amanda FLEWELLING.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

SHARPE Ruth Pearl – 1916, married John McCONNELL in Alpena, Michigan 100 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

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On This Day … 15 September

September 15th, 2016 |

ABARE Jennie – 1915, married Henry MERCHANT in Duxbury, Vermont 101 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

AUBE George – 1977, died in Alpena, Michigan 39 years ago when he was 56 years old.  (husband of Lucille LaFLEUR, 1st cousin 3x removed -m)

BOOTH Amanda – 1873, born in Ontario, Canada 143 years ago to Reuben Booth & Frances BARNS.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

BRINKER Angeline – 1934, married Edward BLUNT in Ecorse, Michigan 82 years ago.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

CASTLER Mary – 1862, born in Germany 154 years ago to Matthew & Catherine Castler.  (2nd great-grandmother -p)

GARDNER Stephen – 1851, married Julia LEDUC in New York 165 years ago.  (3rd great-granduncle -m)

HAWLEY Aceil – 1922, born in Ogemaw, Michigan 94 years ago to Joseph Hawley & Jennie DOVECOTT.  (1st cousin 2x removed -m)

LAFLEUR Sarah – 1864, born in Ontario, Canada 152 years ago to Pierre LaFleur & Catherine DAGENAIS.  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

LaROCHE Jack – 1925, born in Alpena, Michigan 91 years ago.  (husband of Myrtle HAWLEY, greataunt -m)

O’BRIEN John Jr – 1914, died in Bay City, Michigan 102 years ago when he was 35 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

SHARPE Ruth – 1896, born in Alpena, Michigan 120 years ago to Moses Sharpe & Amanda FLEWELLING.  (1st cousin 3x 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 … 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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On This Day … 26 May

May 26th, 2016 |

1913 – Laurent LAFLEUR (55) married Rose MALLET (63) in Ontario, Canada 103 years ago.  (2nd great-granduncle -m)

1921 – Sarah LAFLEUR (56) married Adolphe LAVOIE (56) in Ontario, Canada 95 years ago.  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

1922 – Moses SHARPE died 94 years ago in Long Rapids, Michigan at 65 years old.  (husband of Amanda FLEWELLING, 3rd great-grandaunt – m)

1927 – Lorain LAFLEUR was born in Rogers City, Michigan 89 years ago to Frank LAFLEUR & Lula NEWBERRY.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1934 – Hannah ROSS O’Brien died 82 years ago in Bay City, Michigan at 73 years old.  (2nd great-grandaunt – p)

1944 – Edward LAFLEURE died 72 years ago in Alpena, Michigan at 8 years old.  (great uncle -m)

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On This Day … 19 April

April 19th, 2016 |

1843 – David BOOTH was born in Ontario, Canada 173 years ago to Joseph Booth & Maria TORR.  (3rd great-granduncle – m)

1882 – George SHARPE was born in Alpena, Michigan 134 years ago to Moses Sharpe & Amanda FLEWELLING.  (1st cousin 3x removed – m)

1900 – Alvin MANYEN was born in Kawkawlin, Michigan 116 years to Herman Manyen & Matilda LAPAN.  (1st cousin 4x removed – p)

1944 – Addie GARDNER died 72 years ago in Peck, Michigan at 62 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed – m)

1993 – Andrew ARNOTT died 23 years ago in Maricopa, Arizona at 74 years old.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

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On This Day … 5 March

March 5th, 2016 |

1857 – Mary KNIGHT was born in Davison, Michigan 159 years ago to Benjamin Knight & Asenath HOTCHKISS.  (2nd great-grandaunt – m)

1894 – Grace SHARPE was born in Maple Ridge, Michigan 122 years ago to Moses Sharpe & Amanda FLEWELLING.  (1st cousin 3x removed – m)

1906 – Averil BATES was born in Hillman, Michigan 110 years ago to Robert Bates & Hester BOOTH.  (1st cousin 3x removed – m)

1908 – William DOUGHTY Jr. was born in Alpena, Michigan 108 years ago to William Doughty & Elsie CRAWFORD.  (1st cousin 3x removed – m)

1910 – Fergus HESS was born in Port Huron, Michigan 106 years ago to Philip Hess & Mary McKAY.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -m)

1917 – Abel FLEWELLING died 99 years ago in Fort Gratiot, Michigan at 82 years old.  (3rd great-grandfather – m)

1925 – Hiram Wesley OGDEN died 90 years ago in Montana at 90 years old.  (husband of Adelia GARDNER, 3rd great-grandaunt – m)

1963 – Alexander CARR died 53 years ago in Alpena, Michigan at 86 years old.  (husband of Rebecca ROBBINS, 1st cousin 3x removed – m)

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