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 … 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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On This Day … 25 February

February 25th, 2016 |

1881 – George PRESLEY died 135 years ago in Ontario, Canada at 81 years old.  (5th great-granduncle -m)

1889 – Marie VANSEVENANT was born in Belgium 127 years ago to Carolus VanSevenant & Matilda DENDUYBER.  (great-grandmother -p)

1891 – Mehitable GARDNER (20) married Edward MILLS (18) in Croswell, Michigan 125 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1919 – Verda O’LEARY (22) married Raymond CRIPPS (32) in Alpena, Michigan 97 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1966 – William SILVERNALE died 50 years ago in Saginaw, Michigan at 86 years old.  (husband of Julia than Mary LAPAN, 1st cousins 4x removed -p)

1997 – Alice HAWLEY Villeneuve died 19 years ago in Alpena, Michigan at 81 years old.  (greataunt -m)

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