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 … 19 May

May 19th, 2016 |

1842 – Robert THOMAS was born in Monson, Maine 174 years ago.  (husband of Emma DOUGHTY, 2nd great-grandaunt – m)

1874 – Elizabeth LAPAN was born in Quebec, Canada 142 years ago to Antoine Lapan & Sophie GIBEAU.  (3rd great-grandaunt – p)

1882 – Rosalie ABARE & Anselme JANOT were married 134 years ago in Coopersville, New York.  (3rd great-grandaunt – p)

1892 – Maud ROSS was born in Bay County, Michigan 124 years ago to Henry Ross & Millie WISE.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1913 – Sarah HAWLEY was born in Presque Isle, Michigan 103 years ago to John Hawley & Ethel BOOTH.  (greataunt – m)

1916 – Henrietta DRAKE was born in Detroit, Michigan 100 years ago to Edward Drake & Albina LAPAN.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

1928 – Adeline BENSON Mondoux died 88 years ago in Queensbury, New York at 54 years old.  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

1942 – Iona ROESCHKE Doughty died 74 years ago in Alpena, Michigan at 30 years old.  (wife of Lester DOUGHTY, 1st cousin 3x removed -m)

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On This Day … 7 January

January 7th, 2016 |

1866 – Rosalie ABARE was born in Sciota, New York 150 years ago to Toussaint Abare & Catherine BOIRE.  (3rd great-grandaunt -p)

1874 – Pierre LAFLEUR (43) married Odile PLOUFFE (17) in Ontario, Canada 142 years ago.  (3rd great-grandfather -m)

1890 – Lillian JORDAIN was born in Bay County, Michigan 126 years ago to David Jordain & Elizabeth ROSS.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1895 –  Harriet LAPAN was born 121 years ago in Linwood, Michigan to Anthony Lapan & Maria ROSS.  (great-grandaunt -p)

1896 – Cora ABARE (18) married Henry DOLAN (27) in Vermont 120 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

1901 – Rachel O’BRIEN (17) married Joseph CAMPAU (25) in Hampton, Michigan 115 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1908 – Mary LAFLEUR (17) married Charles DAULT (20) in Harrisville, Michigan 108 years ago.  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

1915 – Irene AUCLAIR was born in Alpena, Michigan 101 years ago to Dennis Auclair & Elizabeth LAFLEUR.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

1920 – Ruth O’LEARY (16) married Roy SIMPSON (21) in Alpena County, Michigan 96 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

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