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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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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