On This Day … 6 August

August 6th, 2016 |

ABARE Joseph (aka Charles) – 1867, born in New York 149 years ago to Barnabe Abare & Phoebe GREGOR.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

BENSON Anthony Sr. – 1920, died in Ontario, Canada 96 years ago when he was 80 years old.  (3rd great-granduncle -m)

DOUGHTY William Jr – 1930, married Gladys FALES in Midland, Michigan 86 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

FLEWELLING Edward – 1894, married Elizabeth TAYLOR in Port Huron, Michigan 122 years ago.  (3rd great-granduncle -m)

HOWARD Frank – 1877, born in Michigan 139 years ago to George Howard & Sarah FLEWELLING.  (great-granduncle -m)

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On This Day … 3 August

August 3rd, 2016 |

BENSON Lena (Rustler) – 1922, died in Alcona, Michigan 94 years ago when she was 27 years old.  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

BENSON Patrick – 1904, married Mary MURRAY in Ontario, Canada 112 years ago.  (1st cousin 5x removed -m)

BORRY George – 1908, married Genevieve RIVERS in Chazy, New York 108 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

DOUGHTY Ida – 1915, born in Alpena, Michigan 101 years ago to William Doughty & Elsie CRAWFORD.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

Flewelling Nellie FULLER – 1911, died in Presque Isle, Michigan 105 years ago at 27 years old.  (wife of David FLEWELLING, 1st cousin 4x removed -m)

OGDEN Drucilla (Schagel) – 1933, died in Whatcom, Washington 83 years ago when she was 63 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

PETERSON Warren – 1930, born in Alpena, Michigan 86 years ago to Herman Peterson & Tena KNIGHT.  (1st cousin 2x removed -m)

RICKER Maurice – 1989, died in Gladwin, Michigan 27 years ago when he was 77 years old.  (husband of Mary LAPAN, great-grandaunt -p)

ROBBINS Sarah (Bester) – 1930, died in Flint, Michigan 86 years ago when she was 30 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

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On This Day … 4 June

June 4th, 2016 |

1807 – Andre ABARE was born in Quebec, Canada 209 years ago to Pierre HEBERT & Marie-Anne GELINEAU.  (4th great-granduncle -p)

1876 – Sophie LAPAN was born in Canada 140 years ago to Antoine Lapan & Sophie GIBEAU.  (3rd great-grandaunt -p)

1912 – John ARNOTT was born in Washington 104 years ago to James Arnott & Lillian JORDAIN.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

1912 – Alfred LAPAN (20) married Florence MANORE (18) in Linwood, Michigan 104 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1916 – Mark HAWLEY was born in Alpena, Michigan 100 years ago to William Hawley & Emma MINER.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

1920 – William WOOLSEY died 96 years ago in St. Joseph, Missouri at 39 years old.  (husband of Clara TYE, 2nd great-grandaunt -m)

1926 – Jack ROSS was born in Saginaw, Michigan 90 years ago to David Ross & Lela BIGGS.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

1929 – Charles ENGLISH was born in Detroit, Michigan 87 years ago to Clarence English & Mary COOPER.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

1929 – Edward LAPAN (22) married Bertha ALLORE (16) in Pinconning, Michigan 87 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1940 – Melvin GARDNER died 76 years ago in Chandler, Michigan at 67 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1982 – William DOUGHTY Jr. died 34 years ago in Alma, Michigan when he was 74 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

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On This Day … 30 May

May 30th, 2016 |

1885 – Agnes LAPAN was born in Kawkawlin, Michigan 131 years ago to Richard Lapan & Harriet ABARE.  (2nd great-grandaunt – p)

1886 – Clara TYE was born in Lexington, Michigan 130 years ago to Tuffield Tye & Sarah GOLLEDGE.  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

1889 – Mae ROBBINS was born in Alpena, Michigan 127 years ago to William Robbins & Tillie BOOTH.  (1st cousin 3x removed – m)

1901 – Millie WISE Ross died 115 years ago in West Bay City, Michigan at 26 years old.  (wife of Henry ROSS, 2nd great-granduncle – p)

1903 – Margaret DOUGHTY was born in Green, Michigan 113 years ago to William Doughty & Elsie CRAWFORD.  (1st cousin 3x removed – m)

1915 – Leeman GRAVES died 101 years ago in Ontario, Canada when he was 18 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed – m)

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On This Day … 27 April

April 27th, 2016 |

1891 – James SWEENEY died 125 years ago in Quebec, Canada at 71 years old.  (husband of Elisabeth BENSON, 4th great-grandaunt -m)

1908 – Rhea FLEWELLING was born 108 years ago to Joseph Flewelling & Cora DOAN.  (1st cousin 3x removed – m)

1910 – Ruth DOUGHTY was born in Alpena, Michigan 106 years ago to William Doughty & Elsie CRAWFORD.  (1st cousin 3x removed – m)

1946 – Albert BENSON died 70 years ago in Richford, Vermont at 68 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1958 – Alice ROULEAU Sharpe died 58 years ago when she was 62 years old.  (wife of Arthur SHARPE, 1st cousin 3x removed – m)

1963 – Eva BANNISTER Ross died 53 years ago in Rapid River, Michigan at 73 years old.  (wife of Henry ROSS, 2nd great-granduncle -p)

1971 – Ida FENWICK Lozo died 45 years ago in Saginaw, Michigan when she was 80 years old.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

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On This Day … 22 April

April 22nd, 2016 |

1860 – Louis LAPAN was born in Quebec, Canada 156 years ago to Antoine Lapan & Sophie GIBEAU.  (3rd great-granduncle – p)

1873 – Melvin GARDNER was born in Michigan 143 years ago to John GARDNER & Elizabeth SWOFFER.  (1st cousin 4x removed – m)

1884 – James QUINLAN was born in Ontario, Canada 132 years ago to William Quinlan & Mary FLEWELLING.  (1st cousin 4x removed – m)

1912 – Lester DOUGHTY was born in Michigan 104 years ago to William Doughty & Elsie CRAWFORD.  (1st cousin 3x removed – m)

1950 – Charles ENGLISH (20) married Lucille PIOSZAK (21) in Detroit, Michigan 66 years ago.  (1st cousin 2x removed – p)

1978 – Frank RENO died 38 years ago in Bay County, Michigan at 88 years old.  (husband of Pearl ROSS, 1st cousin 3x removed – p)

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On This Day … 5 March

March 5th, 2016 |

1857 – Mary KNIGHT was born in Davison, Michigan 159 years ago to Benjamin Knight & Asenath HOTCHKISS.  (2nd great-grandaunt – m)

1894 – Grace SHARPE was born in Maple Ridge, Michigan 122 years ago to Moses Sharpe & Amanda FLEWELLING.  (1st cousin 3x removed – m)

1906 – Averil BATES was born in Hillman, Michigan 110 years ago to Robert Bates & Hester BOOTH.  (1st cousin 3x removed – m)

1908 – William DOUGHTY Jr. was born in Alpena, Michigan 108 years ago to William Doughty & Elsie CRAWFORD.  (1st cousin 3x removed – m)

1910 – Fergus HESS was born in Port Huron, Michigan 106 years ago to Philip Hess & Mary McKAY.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -m)

1917 – Abel FLEWELLING died 99 years ago in Fort Gratiot, Michigan at 82 years old.  (3rd great-grandfather – m)

1925 – Hiram Wesley OGDEN died 90 years ago in Montana at 90 years old.  (husband of Adelia GARDNER, 3rd great-grandaunt – m)

1963 – Alexander CARR died 53 years ago in Alpena, Michigan at 86 years old.  (husband of Rebecca ROBBINS, 1st cousin 3x removed – m)

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On This Day … 1 February

February 1st, 2016 |

1936 – Elsie STEGMANN (19) married Clarence HANOVER (32) in Kawkawkin, Michigan 80 years ago.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -p)

1959  Elsie CRAWFORD Doughty died 57 years ago in Alpena, Michigan at 79 years old.  (wife of William DOUGHTY, 2nd great-granduncle -m)

1998 – Rena LAPAN Altz died 18 years ago in Rochester, Michigan at 87 years old.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -p)

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On This Day … 6 January

January 6th, 2016 |

1862 – Patrick BENSON died 154 years ago in Ontario, Canada at 80 years old.  (5th great-grandfather -m)

1876 – William ROSS was born in West Bay City, Michigan 140 years ago to John Ross & Agness ANDERSON.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1877 – Anthony BENSON (37) married Angelique MONDOUX (25) in Ontario, Canada 139 years ago.  (3rd great-granduncle -m)

1877 – William DOUGHTY was born in Alpena, Michigan 139 years ago to Levi Doughty & Sarah SMITH.  (2nd great-granduncle -m)

1928 – Matilda BOOTH Robbins died 88 years ago in Ossineke, Michigan at 59 years old.  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

1948 – William ROSS died 68 years ago on his birthday in Bay City, Michigan at 72 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1956 – Edward FENWICK died 60 years ago in Bay County, Michigan at 67 years old.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

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On This Day … 21 November

November 21st, 2015 |

1865 – Henry BOOTH (23) married Sarah BARNS (32) in Ontario, Canada 150 years ago.  (3rd great-granduncle -m)

1893 – David LAPAN (22) married Selina LEVASSEUR (17) in West Bay City, Michigan 122 years ago  (3rd great-granduncle -p)

1921 – Myrtle BOOTH (18) married Harry ERICKSON (21) in Rogers City, Michigan 94 years ago.  (great-grandaunt -m)

1946 – Lucille LAFLEUR (17) married Arthur AUBE (18) in Alcona, Michigan 69 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1970 – Rhea FLEWELLING Allison died 45 years ago in St. Clair County, Michigan at 62 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1989 – Gladys FALES Doughty died 26 years ago in Midland, Michigan at 76 years old.  (wife of William DOUGHTY, 1st cousin 3x removed -m)

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