On This Day … 13 June

June 13th, 2016 |

1894 – Ada BATES was born in Alpena, Michigan 122 years ago to Robert Bates & Hester Isabella BOOTH.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1897 – Amelia BENSON (15) married Erik OSTROM (26) in Black River, Michigan 119 years ago.  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

1936 – Angelique MONDOUX Benson died 80 years ago in Ontario, Canada at 85 years old.  (wife of Anthony BENSON Sr, 3rd great-granduncle -m)

1937 – Cecil HOWARD (24) married Alma NELSON (28) in Lupton, Michigan 79 years ago.  (1st cousin 2x removed -m)

1937 – Florence PETERSON Moak died 79 years ago in St. Clair, Michigan at 37 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1946 – Emma WILLIAMS (34) married John O’BRIEN (31) in Saginaw, Michigan 70 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1961 – Adelia GARDNER Grice died 55 years ago in Port Huron, Michigan when she was 89 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

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On This Day … 12 April

April 12th, 2016 |

1847 – Toussaint ABARE Jr. was born in Scotia, New York, 169 years ago to Toussaint Abare & Catherine BOIRE.  (3rd great-granduncle – p)

1897 – Ilo FLEWELLING was born in Port Huron, Michigan 119 years ago to Amos Flewelling & Almina CROCKETT.  (1st cousin 4x removed – m)

1900 – Sarah BRYCE was born in Alpena, Michigan 116 years ago to John Bryce & Elizabeth FLEWELLING.  (2nd cousin 3x removed – m)

1908 – Robert BATES died 108 years ago in Alpena, Michigan at 47 years old.  (husband of Hester Isabella BOOTH, 2nd great-grandaunt – m)

1923 – Lucille ALL was born in Rogers City, Michigan 93 years ago to Alonzo All & Elizabeth MARSH.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

1974 – Benjamin DONALDSON died 42 years ago in Flint, Michigan at 82 years old.  (husband of Bertha OSTROM, 1st cousin 3x removed -m)

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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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On This Day … 22 February

February 22nd, 2016 |

1890 – James BATES was born in Alpena, Michigan 126 years ago to Robert Bates & Hester Isabella BOOTH.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1904 – Minne LAFLEUR was born in Black River, Michigan 112 years ago to Dennis LaFleur & Addie HIER.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

1914 – Catherine BOIRE Abare died 102 years ago in Linwood, Michigan at 89 years old.  (4th great-grandmother -p)

1921 – Alvin GONYAW died 95 years ago in Marine City, Michigan at 10 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1923 – Isabella BARNS Booth died 93 years ago in Ontario, Canada at 79 years old.  (wife of Edward BOOTH, 3rd great-granduncle -m)

1930 – Helen HAWLEY was born in Alpena, Michigan 86 years ago to James Hawley & Ruth SHARPE.  (1st cousin 2x removed -m)

1936 – Hazel ENGLISH (17) married Herbert GIETZEN (22) in Detroit, Michigan 80 years ago.  (greataunt -p)

1942 – Grace FLEWELLING Hornbacker died 74 years ago in Rogers City, Michigan at 41 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

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On This Day … 18 January

January 18th, 2016 |

1888 – Herman MANYEN was born in Bay County, Michigan 128 years ago to Herman Manyen & Matilda LAPAN.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

1890 – Julia FLEWELLING was born in Alpena, Michigan 126 years ago to David Flewelling & Hannah JACKSON.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1901 – Louis BATES was born in Alpena, Michigan 115 years ago to Robert Bates & Hester BOOTH.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1904 – Reginald FLEWELLING was born in Michigan 112 years ago to Amos Flewelling & Almina CROCKETT.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1907 – Clayton HOWARD was born in Ogemaw, Michigan 109 years ago to Frank Howard & Jennie LEMON.  (1st cousin 2x removed -m)

1920 – Alvin LAPAN was born in Bay County, Michigan 96 years ago to Henry Lapan & Denize OUILLETTE.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

1928 – Lawrence ANDRZEJEWSKI was born in Detroit, Michigan 88 years ago to George Andrzejewski & Florence ENGLISH.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

1969 – Floyd ROSS died 47 years ago in Cincinnati, Ohio at 72 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

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