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 … 8 July

July 8th, 2016 |

ATHERTON Asahel – 1925, died 91 years ago in Alcona, Michigan when he was 81 years old.  (husband of Sarah HEALEY-Hawley)

CASEY Earl – 1898, born in Grand Rapids, Michigan 118 years ago.

ELLIOTT William – 1972, died 44 years ago in Sarasota, Florida when he was 75 years old.  (husband of Marie ENGLISH, great-grandaunt -p)

McCONNELL Manley – 1917, born in Lachine, Michigan 99 years ago to John McConnell & Ruth SHARPE.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

TATRO Alta – 1894, born in Michigan 122 years ago.  (husband of Grace BOOTH, great-grandaunt -m)

WATERMAN Fred – 1858, born in Fenton, Michigan 157 years ago.  (husband of Etta HOWARD, great-grandaunt -m)

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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 … 15 April

April 15th, 2016 |

1844 – Levi DOUGHTY (27) married Hannah McINTIRE (25) in Maine 172 years ago.  (3rd great-grandfather & his 1st wife – m)

1855 – Laurent DAGENAIS died 161 years ago in Quebec, Canada at 52 years old.  (4th great-grandfather -m)

1890 – Isaac BOOTH was born in Alpena, Michigan 126 years ago to Isaac Booth & Josephine TYE.  (great-granduncle – m)

1933 – Carl HAWLEY was born in Alpena, Michigan 83 years ago to James Hawley & Ruth SHARPE.  (1st cousin 2x removed -m)

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On This Day … 7 April

April 7th, 2016 |

1917 – Catherine LAPAN was born in Bay County, Michigan 99 years ago to Henry Lapan & Denize OUILLETTE.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

1929 – Rose LAPAN (35) married Bartholmew HUNTER (37) in Bay City, Michigan 87 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

1951 – Florence LAMAN Hawley died 65 years ago in Saginaw, Michigan at 73 years old.  (wife of William B. HAWLEY, 2nd great-granduncle -m)

1959 – Ruth SHARPE Hawley died 57 years ago in Alpena, Michigan at 62 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

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On This Day … 27 March

March 27th, 2016 |

1876 – Theodore BENSON was born in Ontario, Canada 140 years ago to William Benson & Julia TAILLON.  (1st cousin 5x removed -m)

1919 – John McCONNELL died 97 years ago in Alpena, Michigan at 33 years old.  (husband of Ruth SHARPE, 1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1921 – Laurent LAFLEUR died 95 years ago in Ontario, Canada at 63 years old.  (2nd great-granduncle – m)

1946 – Burley WILLIAMS (23) married Hazel HERBERS (18) in Vassar, Michigan 70 years ago.  (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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