On This Day … 29 May

May 29th, 2016 |

1890 – Josephine DOUGLASS was born in Bay City, Michigan 126 years ago.

1891 – Albert BENSON was born in Michigan 125 years ago to William Benson & Marguerite MONETTE.  (2nd great-granduncle -m)

1894 – Mary PETERSON was born in Wisconsin 122 years ago to John Peterson & Hattie FLEWELLING.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1894 – Alexander SICARD was born in Ontario, Canada 122 years to Pierre Sicard & Sarah LAFLEUR.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1895 – Agnes ROSS Hogle died 121 years ago in Kawkawlin, Michigan at 21 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed – p)

1915 – Victor BRYCE (23) married Margaret VARCOE (19) in Onaway, Michigan 101 years ago.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -m)

1917 – Leana PARDEE Gardner died 99 years ago in Fair Haven, Michigan at 35 years old.  (wife of Henry GARDNER, 1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1926 – Percy HAWLEY (25) married Lucina BARNES (22) in Escanaba, Michigan 90 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1928 – Elizabeth MOBREY Booth-Unsworth died 88 years ago in Marine City, Michigan at 82 years old.  (wife of Benjamin BOOTH, 3rd great-granduncle -m)

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On This Day … 20 May

May 20th, 2016 |

1887 – Charles DAULT was born in Ontario, Canada 129 years ago.  (husband of Mary LAFLEUR, 2nd great-grandaunt -m)

1922 – William BENSON died 94 years ago in Black River, Michigan at 95 years old.  (3rd great-grandfather – m)

1931 – David FLEWELLING Jr. died 85 years ago in Saginaw, Michigan at 47 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed – m)

1938 – Agness ANDERSON Ross died 78 years ago in Bay county, Michigan at 85 years old.  (wife of John ROSS, 2nd great-granduncle – p

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On This Day … 16 May

May 16th, 2016 |

1917 – Charlotte ARNOTT was born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin 99 years ago to James Arnott & Lillian JORDAIN.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

1955 – Henrietta LYTLE Booth died 61 years ago in Ossineke, Michigan at 60 years old.  (wife of Reuben BOOTH, great-granduncle – m)

1963 – Fred O’BRIEN died 53 years ago in Saginaw, Michigan at 65 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed – p)

1966 – William BENSON died 50 years ago in Saint Louis County, Minnesota at 77 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed – m)

1983 – Frederick HAWLEY died 33 years ago in Oscoda, Michigan at 80 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed – m)

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On This Day … 2 May

May 2nd, 2016 |

1874 – Joseph FLEWELLING was born in Fort Gratiot, Michigan 142 years ago to Abel Flewelling & Ruth ELLIOTT.  (2nd great-granduncle – m)

1893 – William BENSON died 123 years ago in Ontario, Canada at 70 years old.  (4th great-granduncle -m)

1899 – Azalia LAFLEUR was born in Alcona, Michigan 117 years ago to Pierre LaFleur & Minnie SICARD.  (1st cousin 3x removed – m)

1909 – Lillian FLEWELLING was born in Michigan 107 years ago to Joseph Flewelling & Cora DOAN.  (1st cousin 3x removed – m)

1932 – Eileen ALL was born in Alpena, Michigan 84 years ago to Alonzo All & Elizabeth MARSH.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

1934 – Erik OSTROM died 82 years ago in Alcona, Michigan at 63 years old.  (husband of Amelia BENSON, 2nd great-grandaunt – m)

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On This Day … 17 April

April 17th, 2016 |

1887 – Melinda TYE Geron died 129 years ago in Buel, Michigan at 26 years old.  (2nd great-grandaunt – m)

1921 – Clarice O’BRIEN was born in Bay County, Michigan 95 years ago to Fred O’Brien & Edna MacDONALD.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

1934 – Marguerite MONETTE Benson died 82 years ago in Alcona, Michigan at 82 years old.  (wife of William BENSON, 3rd great-grandfather – m)

1999 – William DAULT died 17 years ago in Alpena, Michigan at 83 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

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On This Day … 1 April

April 1st, 2016 |

1871 – Margaret SPRAGG Benson died 145 years ago in Ontario, Canada at 27 years old.  (wife of William BENSON, 3rd great-grandfather – m)

1884 – Melvina ABARE was born in East Montpelier, Vermont 132 years ago to Barnabe Abare & Delia DUPREY.  (1st cousin 4x removed – p)

1895 – Bert ROSS was born in Bay City, Michigan 121 years ago to Thomas Ross & Hattie ROBARD.  (1st cousin 3x removed – p)

1897 – Charles FENWICK was born in Bay County, Michigan 119 years ago to Thomas Fenwick & Elizabeth ROSS.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

1923 – Barnabe ABARE died 93 years ago in Duxbury, Vermont at 82 years old.  (3rd great-granduncle -p)

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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 March

March 22nd, 2016 |

1886 – William BENSON Jr (21) married Agnes ROONEY (25) in Au Sable, Michigan 130 years ago.  (2nd great-granduncle -m)

1888 – Robert QUINLAN was born in Ontario, Canada 128 years ago to William Quinlan & Mary FLEWELLING.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1905 – Grace BOOTH was born in Michigan 111 years ago to Isaac Booth & Josephine TYE.  (great-grandaunt -m)

1909 – Leona LAPAN Criner died 107 years ago in Flint, Michigan at 68 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1917 – Jennie TIDERINGTON Booth died 99 years ago in Ontario, Canada at 55 years old.  (wife of John BOOTH, 1st cousin 4x removed -m)

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On This Day … 19 March

March 19th, 2016 |

1865 – Louise BENSON was born in Ontario, Canada 151 years ago to William Benson & Margaret SPRAGG.  (2nd great-grandmother – m)

1895 – Dorcas McKAY (26) married William FLOOD (34) in Alpena, Michigan 121 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed – m)

1909 – William HOWARD was born in Ogemaw, Michigan 107 years ago to Frank Howard & Jennie LEMON.  (1st cousin 2x removed – m)

1913 – Irene LAPAN was born in Bay City, Michigan 103 years ago to Alfred Lapan & Florence MANORE.  (2nd cousin 2x removed – p)

1917 – Julia PELKEY Abare died 99 years ago in Vermont at 61 years old.  (wife of Israel ABARE, 3rd great-granduncle – p)

1918 – James GONYAW was born in Michigan 98 years ago to Louis Gonyaw & Flossie LAPAN.  (1st cousin 3x removed – p)

1918 – Floyd LAPAN was born in Bay City, Michigan 98 years ago to Alfred Lapan & Florence MANORE.  (2nd cousin 2x removed – p)

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On This Day … 13 March

March 13th, 2016 |

1889 – William BENSON was born in Au Sable, Michigan 127 years ago to William Benson & Marie ROONEY.  (1st cousin 3x removed – m)

1892 – Herbert BOOTH (19) married Wealthy JONES (18) in Marine City, Michigan 124 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1895 – Frank LAPAN was born in Kawkawlin, Michigan 121 years ago to Louis Lapan & Ida DOMPIER.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

1919 – Mary LAPAN (32) married William SILVERNALE (39) in Bay City, Michigan 97 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

1964 – Margaret BENSON Shaw-Eickert died 52 years ago in Washington at 85 years old.  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

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