RICHARDSON - LUTHER, Benzie Co MI: Seeking info on GGrandparents and
their children. John H. RICHARDSON (b abt 1861 in Ohio) and Bertha E. LUTHER
(b abt 1870 in Cass Co, MI) were married 6/5/1886 in Inland Twp, Benzie Co,
MI. Witnesses were Irma LUTHER of Inland Twp and Harrison RICHARDSON, also
of Inland Twp. Have marriage certificate. John was a farmer then. Known
children of John & Bertha are: (1) Mary Jane RICHARDSON, b 6/27/1897 at
Inland Twp, Benzie Co, MI.; (2) Teddie L. RICHARDSON, b 11/9/1903 at Bear
Creek, Bensie Co, MI; (3) Gladys Ellen RICHARDSON, b 3/7/1890; (4) Charles
RICHARDSON; (5) Florence RICHARDSON. Gladys (my Grandmother) moved to Griggs
Co., ND, before 1910. Gladys returned to somewhere in MI to give birth to
Daisy Merle RICHARDSON, b 8/10/1911. Gladys later married Charles GROFF in
Griggs Co, ND, and passed away 10/23/33 in Aneta, ND. Seeking birth info on
Daisy Merle Richardson; other info available on John, Bertha and the
siblings of Gladys Richardson.
I am trying to locate any desscendants of a Charles BOON b 1843 in
England and a Mary Jane also born 1843 in England. They had to my knowledge
the following children. John Charles b Nov 1865 in England, James b 1870 in
England, Annie b 1875 in England, Charles b1878 in England,Mary Jane b1880
in England and Alfred Ernest b 1885 in Grand Rapids. Mother died 1909 and
buried Grnad Rapids (Greenwood Cemetary)Father died 1927 and buried in GR
Greenwood, Alfred Ernest Died 1923 and buried in GR Greenwood. John Charles
and wife Ruth with Beatrice b Feb 1891 and Charles b July 1892 wee living on
4th St. GR in 1900 census.I have a lot of information on the Boon Family of
England if any one related would be interested.
I am looking for information regarding the St. Agnes Foundling Home
which existed in 1947 somewhere in Michigan (Possibly Battle Creek,
Kalamazoo or Jackson County area). Do you have any info as to its background
and/or location? Thanks.
ADAMS, Hummel, Sterling Seeking information on the ADAMS family that
lived in Oscoda Co., Big Creek, Mi. in 1910 and Ingham Co. in 1920. Clark
ADAMS b: abt.1880 in MI. married Matie L. ? about 1902. They had three
children that I know of: Clara B. ADAMS b: abt. 1903, Marion ADAMS b:
abt.1908 and Ivan ADAMS b: abt. 1915. Clark ADAMS father's name was George
W. ADAMS b: abt. 1865 in NY.
I am searching for information on William BUCHLTER he had no middle
name. I believe he was born in Detroit, MI. His birthday was February 11,
1920. I'd like to find a birth certificate so I can find out the names of
We would like to hear from anyone who knows of any living relatives of
Orin B. MARSH. Our father was Glen Robert Marsh and did not keep in touch
with his family. He left the Michigan area in 1946 and never returned. We
recently found out that there might be brothers or sisters and we would like
to contact them. Thank you for any information that can be found. Robert M.
Marsh(son) and Gwen Marsh WUESTEWALD (daughter)
CANFIELD Charles , CANFIELD Mana Louise Living in Long Lake area in
1899-1900. Mana was with her parents John Henry, Martha Thorne in Ottawa Co
Michigan when she gave birth to son Raymond Arthur Canfield, July 1900.
Charles was a ticket agent, no known date or place of birth. Mana born
Wilson Ny 1877, 1st married to Charles Hill. I am looking for information on
Charles, I have Mana's history. .
Francis B. WIGGINS born Nov 8, 1834, at Stadhampton, Oxfordshire,
England. Mary J. ELDER born Oct 22, 1832 at Bullville (Bellville), Orange
County, N. York. Married at Pontiac, Sept 8, 1853. Francis B. Wiggins &
Nettie E. Whitmore married at Mount Morris (Marvis?), Genesse County,
Michigan August 23rd 1868. I have family bible: The New Testament of our
Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ, Translated out of The Original Creek,
American Bible Society, 1857. Purchased for $1 at flea market Ozark,
Mountains. Will trade to Wiggins family for similar dated bible. Other names
and deaths listed.
CANFIELD Charles station agent md. Mana Louise Thorne Canfield. Living
in Long Lake possibly in Tyrone Twsp, Kent Co Michigan in 1900 Mana living
with parents John H. Thorne , Talmadge Ottawa Co Mi. gave birth to son
Raymond Arthure Canfield July 1900. Find no record of Charles. Raymonds
birth certificate shows parents living in Long Lake. Have tried all other
Long Lakes. Would appreciate someone checking for me to see if Charles on
1900 census that area. He was not in Grand Rapids.
I am looking for information on any ancestor or descendant of the Nelosn
HARTWICK family. Nelson was born 5 Oct 1812 in Canada and married Jane
WATKINS around 1833 in Canada. Their children were David HARTWICK, who
married Martha Ann WEBB, Frances, who married Lew SYMONS, James, Jane Ann,
who married Ralph DEACON and James LEWIS, Michael Shoat who married Jane A.
O'BEAR, William, who maried Mary T. HARBECK, Nelson J. who married Emily E.
NEAR, and Charles. This family moved from Canada to Vevay Twp. around 1840.
Please contact Barbara Lewis
My G-grandfather, Benjamin Franklin SAWYER b 26 Jul 1860, and his
brother, Lewis H. Sawyer b c1859, were born in Michigan according to the
Washington DC census of 1870. Their parents were Aholiab and Rebecca Sawyer.
I cannot find any of them in the 1860 census. I'd like confirmation of their
residence and the name of the city in which they lived. Aholiab may have
been a Senator, a Representative, or worked in real estate. Any help is
I am trying to find out info on my great grandfather Fred KRAMER who
came from Germany about 1875-1880. He lived in detroit and I heard his
Mother lived in wayne Co. Her name is Kate Hannon Kramer. His father was
Antone Kramer. Both from Germany Fred moved to Butte, Montana He is my
Granmother Cara Kramers father. He was married to margaret Sullivan she was
from Ireland. They both died in butte. Would appreciate any help.
Looking for information on Charles CANFIELD , ticket agent possibly
living Long Lake, Tyrone Twsp. Kent County in 1900 wife Mana Louise Thorne
Canfield d/ o J.H. Thorne living with parents Ottawa Co July 1900 gave birth
to son Raymond Arthur Canfield July 1900.
I am looking for my MAUK family that moved from Pa to Kent Co Grand
Rapids MI around 1910 Frederick MAUK born November 1852 pa married Carrie E
ELWAY she was born May 1860 Pa Fred & Carrie Mauk moved from Pa to 115 E.
Pleasant St. Grand Rapids MI with their children Robert R MAUK born Oct 1880
pa Nellie E MAUK born April 1885 pa Ethel M MAUK born Oct 1887 pa Fred M
MAUK born April 1890 pa Ralph F MAUK born May 1893 pa Ruth E MAUK born Jan
1895 pa Arthur D MAUK born June 5,1898 he was a Sergeant in the united
states army enlisted may 3,1916 from Grand Rapids Mi he mustered out May
23,1919 at Camp Custer Mi. He married JANE SCHADDELEE MARCH 13,1920 IN
I am looking for additional information on this WILSON family tree.
James Wilson married Sara Didame Gray. They had seven children. Their son
George Washington Wilson married Alice May Wilson (possibly cousins).
Together they had two children. Their son George Henry Wilson married Hana
Elizabeth Lalonde or Leland. They had two children. George Henry divorced
and then married Doris A. Knight from Paducah, Kentucky. He was age 40 at
that time and Doris was age 14. They had three children. Alice Fay, who died
at age three, Charlotte Ann who was born 10/14/1940 and George Henry Wilson,
Jr. who was born 10/23(?)/1945(?) approx. Any information about other
relatives living or deceased would be greatly appreciated. Last know areas
were Lansing, MI. and Spring Lake, MI. My email address is firstname.lastname@example.org.
Marietta V. (OVIATT) HAYMAKER wife of George HAYMAKER mother of Ida May
Haymaker-FRY wife of Charles of Detroit Marietta disappeared after 1910 in
Warren Ohio - but may have come to live with daughter Ida May FRY in Detroit
- may have died in Detroit -- Any help woth be appreciated !!!
STAPLETON family members needed Have some names but no dates to speak of
and no proof--- Chester B. STAPLETON married Naomi Ruth ROBINSON born 14 Aug
1909 in Ann Arbor (daughter of Frank Parker ROBINSON & Ruth Naomi LUTKINS)
Chester B. STAPLETON born 22 Apr 1905 - son of Lester Styles STAPLETON &
Mary Elizabeth SCOTT --- Lester was the son of George STAPLETON and Barbary
I am trying to find my grandfather. The last date any of my family heard
from him was 1928. His brother, Arthur KLEIN lived in Kalamazoo, MI and
worked as an engineer there. He came from Germany inn 1925 or 1926. He was
married to Betty. Perhaps I can follow Arthur's family who may have stayed
in the U.S. Perhaps they will know what happend to Christian (Carl) Adolph
KLEIN, my grandfather.
I am looking for anybody with information on the surname: HOSSOM/HOSSUM.
My ggrandfather John J. HOSSOM/HOSSUM was born in Michigan and moved to OH
and died between between 1894 and 1900. So, anyone that runs across that
name in Michigan archives, please email me. Mike Roberts
I am looking for any information on John Anthony SHARROW DOB 7-17-1882
Son of Anthony Sharrow and Lucy Lozen Married 2-10-1910 Mary Jane Martin DOB
-1892 Daughter of Major Martim and Marie (Mary) Lauzen
MITCHEL, Edward G. born before 1875 in Michigan, county unknown. Married
Frances TRAVIS, date unknown. Children George Clayton (1887), Zelpha, (1875)
and Emmerson (?). Any help would be appreciated. NJ .
BELINGER Herbert Henry, born about 8th June 1882 at sea on the Great
Lakes, according to UK Census. Parents William Henry BELINGER and Hannah M
DARBY, both described as "of Detroit" on marriage certificate dated 9th
September 1871, but no record of this in Michigan State Records. Herbert
Henry and mother living in England by 1891, she was born here. Any
information on how I can trace birth record of Herbert Henry or the marriage
of his parents would be appreciated. Anxious to identify birthplace of
father William Henry. None of the parties listed in 1880 Detroit Census as
far as I can tell.
We are researching my wife's great grand father, George Schuetz about
whom we know very little. If your surname is SCHUETZ or OCHSNER, or if those
names are within your family, please look at the photos on the following
website and help us solve a mystery. Go to
FOX posted by
Ken Fox on Wednesday, August
Looking for birth of Elmer C. FOX Born June 1, 1889 Arthur R. Fox Born
Feb. 12, 1888 Sons of John W. Fox and Mary (Emma) Abbott Fox. May have been
born in the Detroit area. Both died in Buffalo, NY area spouse of Elmer C.
Fox was Goldie M. Newton Fox Spouse of Arthur R,Fox was Susan Schmidt Fox
Unknown VANSLUYTERS 1. He was married to Name unknown.1 Unknown
VAN-SLUYTERS and Name unknown had the following children: 2. i. Joseph VAN
SLUYTERS was born in Jul 1870 in Netherlands. He died on 25 Apr 1960 in
Grand Rapids, Michigan. He was a cabinet maker and carpenter. In his later
working years he was a superintendent at a furniture factory. He was married
to Annie UNKNOWN in 1895 in Michigan. Annie UNKNOWN was born in Jul 1877 in
Michigan. In the 1900 census, it says that she has had four children, of
which two are living. Her parents were from the Netherlands. Joseph VAN
SLUYTERS and Annie UNKNOWN had the following children: +6 i. Herman VAN
SLUYTERS was born on 2 Aug 1895 in Holland, Michigan. He died on 21 Mar 1980
in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Herman Van Sluyters entered the U.S. Army in 1918
at the end of World War I and served for a period of time in Russia. He was
a carpenter and cabinet maker like his father. Minnie VANDERLEEST was born
on 5 Sep 1895 in Grand Rapids, Michigan. She died on 1 April 1962 in Grand
Rapids, Michigan. Herman VAN SLUYTERS and Minnie VANDERLEEST had the
following children: Donald VAN SLUYTERS. Later he was married to Ida
UNKNOWN. Ida UNKNOWN died on 24 Oct 1988 in Grand Rapids, Michigan. 7 ii.
Dena VAN SLUYTERS1 was born in May 1900 in Michigan.1 In March 1980 she was
known as Dena Oele of Belmont, Michigan. 8 iii. Cora VAN SLUYTERS1 was born
in 1904 in Michigan.1 In March 1980 she was not listed as a surviving
sister. 9 iv. Jeanette VAN SLUYTERS1. In Joseph Van Sluyters' obituary, she
is listed as Jeanette Vester of Anaheim, California. 10 v. Margaret VAN
SLUYTERS2. In March 1980 she was known as Margaret Young of Reed City,
Michigan. 3. ii. Charles VAN SLUYTERS died on 19 Aug 1974 in Grand Rapids,
Michigan. He was listed as a brother of Joseph Van Sluyters in the obituary
of Joseph. Lived in Grand Rapids, Michigan at that time of his father's
death. He was an eye doctor. 4 iii. William VAN SLUYTERS1 died on 1 Aug 1965
in Grand Rapids, Michigan. He was listed as a brother of Joseph Van Sluyters
in the obituary of Joseph. Lived in Alto, Michigan at that time of his
father's death. 5 iv. Ben VAN SLUYTERS. He was listed as a brother of Joseph
Van Sluyters in the obituary of Joseph. Lived in Conovia, California at that
time of his father's death. Can anyone fill in the missing blanks or provide
more information on these people and their families? Larry D. Loiselle, Rt.
2 Box 75-G, Manor, Texas 78653
Thomas NOLAN was a brother to my gr. grandfather, Jeremiah NOLAN. He was
born about the mid 1840's in Ire.(Co. Wexcord?) and in 1928 lived in
Lansing, Mich. Likely he lived in the Perth Ont. area in his younger years.
Jeremiah NOLAN and Catherine MULLALLY had 4 children. One was John NOLAN;
born Jan. 19, 1873 in Perth, Ont. In 1922 John was in Lansing; in 1928 in
Emmett, Mich. He died Apr. 26, 1928 in Emmett and is buried in the John
MULLALLY family plot. It's not known if either married. Any info on either
Thomas or John NOLAN would be much appreciated please.
I am looking for information on Eugene J, MYERS, born 8/ 25/1913 in
Battle Creek, Mi. His birth certificate list his father as John R. MYERS,
age 23, born in Fort Wayne, In and his mother as Eulin May McDANIEL, Myers,
age 21, born in Wabash, In. That is the extent of the information we have on
the family in the past. I do have some information on Eugene as an adult but
not very much.
Have a new e-mail address, so am resubmitting the following: Seeking
information on this family found in the 1900 census for Burt Township, Alger
County, Michigan: John LOWRY, born May 1863 in Canada; wife Bridget, born
February 1872 in Michigan; Children -- Edward, born December 1891 in
Michigan -- Annabel, born September 1894 in Michigan -- Harry, born July
1896 in Michigan -- Kathleen, born 1898 in Michigan. John was a
longshoreman. He had been married to Bridget for 11 years in 1900. The
census indicates he immigrated from Canada in 1869 and was naturalized.
Trying to determine if this John LOWRY [LOWERY] was the child of John LOWERY
and Sarah Ann WATKINS (originally from Michigan), who had two children in
Canada, Lucy Ann about 1861 and John about 1863, and who removed to Michigan
about 1869 and resided in Shiawassee and Clinton Counties.
MICKEL/MICKLE George Washington b. abt 1853/54 in NY, wife Ida Mae ?
They lived in Illinois several years, but according to my mom they died and
are burried in Michigan. At least 3 of their 5 daughters lived in MI at
least 2 in Flint. I desperatly need a death date or place for them to be
able to go any further. Ida was still alive when I was born 1937 died not
too long after that, George wad deceased before 1937. Their Daughters were
Minnie ( my ggrama,) Mabel, Nora, Della, and Bertha Minnie was m 1 Jacob
Fiser 2 John Hetter, Bertha m Borgat Della m William Wilson and one of them
was m to a Inch. George and Ida were my gggrandparents. any clue would be
My grandmother Alice SPRAGUE was born in Wayne County, February 18,
1873. Her parents names were Charles J Sprague and Anna (PARKER). Alice
married Thomas Aaron DINGER on January 21, 1897 also in Wayne County. I am
looking for info from her birth certificate / marriage certificate on her
parents or anything else regarding Alice.
Eli CROWL b 1852 OH d. 1931 in Beaverton Twp, Gladwin CO. MI. Children
include Roy, b IN Ralph, Henry, Ethel, Edward, Eli. born in Bay Co MI.
Looking for ancestors. Willing to share info I have on the CROWL family
RABBITT, Katherine b.4-l-1861 in Monroe,Mi Joseph RABBITT - no info
(brother-Katherine) James RABBIT - no info (brother Katherine) Thomas
RABBITT married May in Monroe,Mi had 3 sons don't know their names Libby
RABBITT - sister to Katherine Mary RABBITT -sister tp Katherine (married
Edward Smith-Tol,OH) Anne RABBITT -sister to Katherine(married Joseph
Would like any information on my grandparents on my fathers side. John
Henry VOSKUHL, Birth 25 April 1860, Mar. 5 June 1889, Death Nov 1946, His
wife was Mary Schneiders Birth 31 Aug. 1870, Death 1946. Both born in
Wippingen Hanover Germany. Please help
CHAPMAN, Orville b. 1827 NY m. Emma E. age 29 in 1880, one daughter
Katie b. 1878 This is one of 5 known brothers,sons of Henry Dearinger
Chapman and Maria Armer or Jackson. Brothers were Daniel m. ruth 1 daughter
Estelle, Foster m Charlotte, Spafford children, Asher, David, Sher and
Volney me F.I. Brown three children. Volney settled in Loveland, Colo, other
men remained in Mich. Please help.
I am looking for the sons of Benjamin and Mary [CURTIS] ENOS. Benjamin
and Mary first resided in Norwich, Chenango Co. NY, by 1823, they had
removed to the town of Victory, Cayuga Co. NY. Benjamin ENOS, d. in Victory,
NY, 1829. It is related that sons, James H., b. 1798; Ezekiel L., b. 1801;
Roswell, b. 1815, and Joseph, b. 1823, by 1836, had removed to Benton
township, Berrien Co. MI. Mary [CURTIS] ENOS, was residing in Oxford,
Chenango Co. NY, 21 Sept. 1838, when she was named in a citation upon the
death of her father Solomon CURTIS, of Oxford, Chenango Co. NY. She had
removed shortly after that date to parts unknown, as a second citation was
undeliverable to her. It was presumed she left in Sept. or forepart of Oct.
for Michigan, where her sons were residing. Does any one have knowledge of
this ENOS family in Benton, Berrien Co., or any other county in MI.