On This Day … 16 August

August 16th, 2016 |

BENSON Mary Jane – 1927, married Ralph COY in Alpena, Michigan 89 years ago.  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

BENSON Patrick – 1867, born in Ontario, Canada 149 years ago to William Benson & Julia TAILLON.  (1st cousin 5x removed -m)

DOAN Cora – 1879, born in Canada 137 years ago to Titus Doan & Mary Ann TEEPLE.  (wife of Joseph FLEWELLING, 2nd great-granduncle -m)

GRAVES John Jr. – 1885, born in Alpena, Michigan 131 years ago to John Graves & Delmary TYE.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

Hawley Augusta WARD – 1979, died in Alpena, Michigan 37 years ago when she was 85 years old.  (wife of Conrad HAWLEY, 1st cousin 3x removed -m)

HAWLEY Conrad – 1976, died in Alpena, Michigan 40 years ago when he was 84 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

PETERSON Herman – 1905, born in Alpena, Michigan 111 years ago.  (husband of Tena KNIGHT, great-grandaunt -m)

ROSS Henry – 1890, married Millie WISE in Bay County, Michigan 126 years ago.  (2nd great-granduncle -p)

TYE  David Jr. – 1923, born in Missouri 93 years ago to David Tye & Ellen LAMBERT.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

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On This Day … 15 August

August 15th, 2016 |

HAWLEY Ethell – 1897, born in Alpena, Michigan 119 years ago to Frank Hawley & Paulina HOLDRIED.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

LAFLEUR Pierre – 1937, died in Flint, Michigan 79 years ago when he was 81 years old.  (2nd great-granduncle -m)

LAPAN Samuel – 1861, born in Quebec, Canada 155 years ago to Antoine Lapan & Sophie GIBEAU.  (3rd great-granduncle -p)

O’BRIEN John – 1979, died in Ann Arbor, Michigan 37 years ago when he was 64 years old.  (husband of Emma WILLIAMS, 1st cousin 3x removed -m)

RENO Floyd – 1910, born in Bay county, Michigan 106 years ago to Frank Reno & Pearl ROSS.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

ROONEY Marie – 1861, born in Ontario, Canada 155 years ago.  (wife of William BENSON Jr, 2nd great-granduncle -m)

SHARPE Arthur – 1914, married Alice ROULEAU in Alpena, Michigan 102 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

SICARD Odile – 1856, born in Ontario, Canada 160 years ago.  (wife of Pierre LAFLEUR, 3rd great-grandfather -m)

TYE Gladys -1883, died in Buel, Michigan 133 years ago when she was 5 years of age.  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

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On This Day … 2 August

August 2nd, 2016 |

BENSON Emma – 1895, born in Ontario, Canada 121 years ago to William Benson & Marguerite MONETTE.  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

DAGENAIS Zoe – 1865, married Callixte CORON in Quebec, Canada 151 years ago.  (3rd great-grandaunt -m)

Gardner Adeline DUQUETTE – 1940, died in Croswell, Michigan 76 years ago when she was 91 years old.  (wife of Israel GARDNER, 3rd great-granduncle -m)

HAWLEY Lavina – 1889, born in Hillman, Michigan 127 years ago to William Hawley & Sarah HEALEY.  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

LAPAN Florence – 1888, born in Kawkawlin, Michigan 128 years ago to Richard Lapan & Harriet ABARE.  (2nd great-grandaunt -p)

LaPLANT Earl – 1904, born in Michigan 112 years ago to Louis LaPlant & Clara BENSON.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

MONDOUX Louisa – 1904, born in New York 112 years ago to Antonine Mondoux & Adeline BENSON.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

MOSEY Raymond – 1947, married Vera ROBINSON in Detroit, Michigan 69 years ago.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

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On This Day … 22 July

July 22nd, 2016 |

BENSON Maria J. – 1874, born in Ontario, Canada 142 years ago to William Benson & Marguerite MONETTE.  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

BRYCE Jennie – 1898, born in Alpena, Michigan 118 years ago to John Bryce & Elizabeth FLEWELLING.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -m)

FOREST Frank “Rock” – 1950, died in Alpena, Michigan 66 years ago when he was 86 years old.  (husband of Louisa BENSON, 2nd great-grandmother -m)

LAFLEUR Alice – 1927, married Henry MATHEWS in Flint, Michigan 89 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

O’LEARY Ada  – 1912, married Maurice JACOBS in Alpena, Michigan 104 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

OGDEN Roy – 1887, born in Minden, Michigan 129 years ago to Wesley Ogden & Adelia GARDNER.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

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On This Day … 19 July

July 19th, 2016 |

BENSON Mary Jane – 1880, born in Ontario, Canada 136 years ago to William Benson & Marguerite MONETTE.  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

FLEWELLING Frank – 1886, born in New Brunswick, Canada 130 years ago to Jeremiah Flewelling & Josephine ALLEN.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

HOWARD Adrian – 1984, died in Tarrant, Texas 32 years ago when he was 69 years old.  (1st cousin 2x removed -m)

McCARTNEY Ernestine – 1928, born in Saginaw, Michigan 88 years ago to Roy McCartney & Sarah ROSS.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

SALOIS Mose – 1948, died in Bay county, Michigan 68 years ago when he was 72 years old.  (husband of Malvina LAPAN, 1st cousin 4x removed -p)

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On This Day … 18 July

July 18th, 2016 |

ALL Franklin – 1888, born in Alpena, Michigan 128 years ago to Abraham All & Mary KNIGHT.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

Benson Mary ROONEY – 1939, died in Duluth, Minnesota 77 years ago when she was 77 years old.  (wife of William BENSON Jr, 2nd great-granduncle -m)

HAWLEY Helen (King) – 1995, died in Long Rapids, Michigan 21 years ago when she was 65 years old.  (1st cousin 2x removed -m)

HOWARD George – 1905, born in Rose City, Michigan 111 years ago to Frank Howard & Jennie LEMON.  (1st cousin 2x removed -m)

KNIGHT Adelbert – 1863, born in Davison, Michigan 153 years ago to Benjamin Knight & Asenath HOSKISS.  (2nd great-grandfather -m)

LAPAN Agnes (Bradley) – 1929, died in Detroit, Michigan 87 years ago when she was 44 years old.  (2nd great-grandaunt -p)

McKAY Salem – 1870, married Charlotte JONES in Marine City, Michigan 146 years ago.  (3rd great-granduncle -m)

PILON Francis – 1930, died in Detroit, Michigan 86 years ago when he was 62 years old.  (husband of Edith LAPAN, 1st cousin 4x removed -p)

SICARD Joseph – 1904, born in Ontario, Canada 112 years ago to Pierre Sicard & Sarah LAFLEUR.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

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On This Day … 15 July

July 15th, 2016 |

BENSON Margaret – 1878, born in Ontario, Canada 138 years ago to William Benson & Marguerite MONETTE.  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

BENSON William Jr. – 1864, born in Ontario, Canada 152 years ago to William Benson Sr. & Margaret SPRAGG.  (2nd great-granduncle -m)

HAWLEY Myrtle – 1894, born in Michigan 122 years ago to Frank Hawley & Pauline HOLDRIED.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

HOWARD Etta (Waterman) – 1951, died 65 years ago in Rose City, Michigan at 66 years old.  (great-grandaunt -m)

LAPAN Richard – 1947, was born in Michigan 69 years ago to Samuel Lapan & Gertrude BROWN.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

O’BRIEN Rachel – 1883, born in Bay City, Michigan 133 years ago to John O’Brien & Hannah ROSS.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

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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 … 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 … 18 June

June 18th, 2016 |

1874 – Clara BENSON was born in Ontario, Canada 142 years ago to William Benson & Julia TAILLON.  (1st cousin 5x removed -m)

1895 – Golda FAULKNER was born in Davison, Michigan 121 years ago.  (wife of Charles HAWLEY, great-granduncle -m)

1914 – Henry BOOTH was born in Michigan 102 years ago to Isaac Booth & Josephine TYE.  (great-granduncle -m)

1918 – Lillian ENGLISH (20) married Hugh MOSEY (19) in Detroit, Michigan 98 years ago.  (great-grandaunt -p)

1947 – Earl HAWLEY died 69 years ago in Flint, Michigan at 41 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1950 – Ella FREDENBURG Quinlan died 66 years ago in Port Huron, Michigan at 66 years old.  (wife of Frank QUINLAN, 1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1952 – Gilbert LAPLANT died 64 years ago in California at 51 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

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