St. Joseph County Michigan
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Mon, 7 Jul 1997


Looking for descendants and information re Daniel W. ADAMS, born 1785 MA, died 1849 Leonidas Twp. St. Joseph Co. MI. married Esther KEITH 1809 in Ontario Co. NY. Esther born 1790 MA, died 1876 St. Joseph Co., MI. Daniel and Esther ADAMS buried in Banta Cemetery. Children: Daniel Keith ADAMS, Benjamin ADAMS, John Q. ADAMS, Joseph Miles ADAMS, Michael M. ADAMS, Esther Cora ADAMS (married Raymond S. EATON), Martha Delila ADAMS(married John SMITH and Samuel STARKS)and Sybil ADAMS.
Please email to: Douglas Adams

Sat, 2 May 1998


I am seeking information on the family of my GGGrandfather Thomas ALLEN and Mary (SPRAGUE) ALLEN. Thomas ALLEN is listed in the Fawn River Township 1845 Census. He had nine children--four were born in New York State, two in Ohio and the birthplace of the three youngest is unknown. My GGrandfather William Henry ALLEN (the third child of Thomas and Mary) was born in New York. With his parents, he moved to Ohio in 1839 and to near Sturgis, MI in 1844. In September or October 1860 he married Margaret WREN. Four children were born in Michigan--Theresa, Margaret(My Grandmother), Myra and Thomas. William ALLEN served in the Union Army and enlisted in August of 1862 in the 19th Michigan Infantry. I would appreciate hearing from you if you have any information on the ALLEN family.
Please email to: Viola Gardiner

Sun, 1 Dec 1996


Looking for any information concerning my father, Theodore ANDERSON. I do not know my grandparents first names. He had several brothers and one sister. His sisters name was Margaret (married name unknown), I believe she was married to a doctor or someone in the medical field. His brother's names, whom I remember, are Vigo, Hulgar and Iler. Iler was employed in the mines and died of a heart attack while at work in 1954. I believe my father was employed in the mines during 1951-52. My father was married to Eleanor Josephine PAVLIK sometime between 1940-45. He has two daughters: Joanna Karen ANDERSON, born 9/24/47 and Jacquelynn Kay ANDERSON, born 9/16/48. I believe my grandparents died sometime between 1956 and 1958. There were many aunts, uncles and cousins living in the upper peninsula, Flint and Detroit. My father was last known to reside in Detroit in 1959. I believe my grandfather was a conductor or ticketmaster with the railroad. He retired between 1949-52. My grandmother's first name may have been Anna. They owned a very modest house. My father married my mother, Eleanor Josephine PAVLIK, sometime between 1940-45. They were divorced in 1955. Any information concerning my father or his family would be very much appreciated.
Please email to: Joanna Mate

Wed, 5 Feb 1997


Searching for any information on George ANDREWS d. 30 May 1897. Buried in Fawn River, Michigan. Also looking for any information on his wife, Julia (ANDERSON) ANDREWS, died 3 Sep 1910, buried in Fawn River, MI. George and Julia had 15 children. I have their names, dates of birth, death and some marriage information. Glad to share. Family also lived in Branch Co., MI
Please email to: Scott Lockhart

Sat, 21 Feb 1998


I would like any info on the Joseph ANNIS family, born 13 Dec 1822 Orleans County, NY. Married Berintha McKEE, born OH 1831. Father was Thomas ANNIS, born 1787 in NY; spouse Sarah BRUCE
Please email to: James Fraser

Sat, 26 Apr 1997


I am looking for any information on Roy William ARGUBRIGHT who died in Sturgis, St. Joseph County, Michigan, between 1977 and 1979. He was born on November 25, 1895, in Oglesby, LaSalle County, Illinois. He was married to Jennie (Jane) LITTLEFAIR. Specifically, I am looking for the date in which he died and his obituary from the local newspaper. If you have any information on my grandfather, please e-mail me at Thank you.
Please email to: Jill Olson

Sat, 31 Jan 1998


I am looking for any informationon Nettie ATKINS. Her sister Frances LEHMAN would be my gggrandmother. In1937 Nettie was living in Three Rivers, Mi. I really don't know anything aboutNettie. I knowFrances was born in Elkhart, County,IN then moved to South Bend, IN where she died. Frances' father was Jefferson HARPER. I have two different names for her mother, one is Mary KEE, and the other Rebecca LEE. Any help would be appreciated. (Frances'birth date is 6 Feb 1859 and death 14 Feb 1937.
Please email to: Penny Bucks

Sat, 11 Apr 1998


Looking for AUTENRIEB information or connections. Minnie (VON) AUTENRIEB, born 1845, Kulm, West Prussia, died 1930, St. Joseph County, MI, married Fred MCKALE (from MICHAELIS). Minnie's father is said to be Jacob AUTENRIEB. Her mother may have been Christina or Christiana. Thanks for any help.
Please email to: Elaine Mowry

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Sat, 2 May 1998


Sarah BACKUS, born 1 Apr 1821 in Genesse County, NY.married Charles HILLS, 27 Oct 1837 in NY or MI. Sister Lucy BACKUS married Dr. Norman HILLS in MI. Sarah and Charles HILLS moved to Fillmore County, MN about 1856. Norman and Lucy HILLS moved to Kalamazoo County, MI Sarah BACKUS HILLS died in Harmony, Fillmore County, MN 2 Mar 1878. Other BACKUS brothers and sisters moved to MI from NY. I am looking for the parents of Sarah and Lucy BACKUS and other siblings.
Please email to: Prudence Calvin

Sat, 26 Jul 1997


We are seeking information on Stephen BARNABEE, born 3/7/1819 in OH, died 9/15/1886 in Mendon, MI. Parents were Stephen BARNABEE, born about 1790-1800 in VT, and Mahitable FULLER. In fact, any information on any of these people would be most welcome. Thanks for any help. Bob King
Please email to: Bob King

Sun, 20 Apr 1997


Am researching for Agnes GRAHAM, born 1856 in Antrim Co., Ireland married to Fred BARNHART in Three Rivers about 1876-1880. Last known location was in 1910 in Three Rivers, St. Joseph Co., MI. Thanks for your help!
Please email to: Ronnie Aungst

Fri, 2 Jan 1998


I am looking for the surnames of BARNUM, WOOD, CROSBY. Polly WOOD, married Joshua BARNUM, in Oswego, New York, they moved to St Joseph Co. in the late 1830's. Joshua died in 1845 in Cass Co, she moved to St Joseph Co. after his death and then she married William CROSBY, they were in the 1880 census. Would like informattoin about the marriage and death of Polly WOOD BARNUM CROSBY. Deeply appreciated.
Please email to: Sherrill Erb

Wed, 26 Feb 1997


Isaiah BECK was with his family in Flowerfield, St. Joseph. His wife's name is Jane. I believe this is his second wife. I believe they were married before 1846. Isaiah was 49 in 1850 and Jane was 30 in 1850. Would someone be willing to look for possible marriage there between 1840 and 1846. Thank you. Susan
Please email to: Susan Edvalson

Mon, 18 Nov 1996


Seeking anyone who is researching the BECKWITH families from Centreville, Constantine, Nottawa and White Pigeon, MI areas. The family, headed by Levi BECKWITH, Sr., born in Pittsfield, Berkshire Co., MA. in 1777, moved to White Pigeon Prairie, St. Joseph Co., Michigan in 1828 from Saybrook, Ashtabula Co., OH. Other names relating to the surname of BECKWITH are: DODD, FORD, HUNT, HUTCHISON, MARKHAM, POLAND, ROOT, ROTE, SIXBY and STARKWEATHER.
Please email to Denise Frederick

Sat, 3 May 1998


I am seeking information on my Grandfather and Grandmother. My Grandfather was Charles BIGGS, and he died in the Mottville area in '33 or '34. My Grandmother was Beulah Fern BIGGS, better known in later years as MeMe. She passed away in Mottville in '59.
My Grandfather was in business with my GrandUncle Merle C.(Tom) GEORGE who owned and operated the Standard Gas station in Mottville. There were two children, Lois (my mom) and Charles (Bud) BIGGS.
Please email to: Wendy Johnson

Fri, 29 Nov 1996


I am researching the following families in St Joseph Co., MI BLANCHARD Willard & Caroline GODDARD; ROYCE William & Sarah BLANCHARD; These families came to St. Joseph Co. from Onondaga Co., NY in the late 1850's. Would like to correspond with anyone researching these families.
Mrs. Sarah GUTHRIE and sister Mrs. Mary GAGE, all I have on these ladies is that they were born in NY. Sarah's daughter Millie married Charles ROYCE, son of William and Sarah ROYCE. I don't know who Millie's father was.
Susan McGuire

Tue, 20 Jan 1998


Looking for Charles Herbert BLOOD, b. Schoolcraft, 9 Aug., 1862. Lived in Three Rivers, Michigan where he died 17 Sept., 1952. His ancestors on his father's side of the family all came from Windsor County, Vermont. We are writing a history of the area and need information on his family. Any information would be appreciated. E-mail or snail mail: Linda M. Welch, 179 Meriden Road, Lebanon, NH 03766
Please email to: Linda M. Welch

Sat, 8 Nov 1997


Seeking information about Clara BOWER-HOWE Born about 16 Nov 1857, died 04 Nov 1876 Colon MI. Married Henry HOWE 04 Jul 1875. She was born in Ohio. He in Penn. Would like to know where she is buried and any other info about her and/or her husband. Thank you in advance.
Please email to: Pete Larson

Thu, 3 Feb 1998


My GGGrandfather & GGGrandmother, Addison & Hellen BRASTED, moved from Howard, NY to Mendon in about 1865/66. They had a farm there for many years, well into the 1930's. It was later run by one of their sons, Ivan BRASTED. Another son, Clarence BRASTED (my G Grandfather, married Emily Jane DRUMHILLER of Fulton. Looking for any information available. Thank you.
Please email to: Greg O'Neill

Sat, 28 Mar 1998


Am looking for information on Sarah and Jacob BRIGHT. Sarah married Jacob after the death of first husband, last name KRAUSE. Sarah had at least one child before the BRIGHT marriage, that child Lillian KRAUSE JOHNSON 1900-1947. From the BRIGHT marriage Sarah had at least one child Minnie BRIGHT GERLACH/GERLOCK. This marriage may have taken place in St Joseph, although Sarah had spent some of her life in Benton Harbor, Mich. Minnie BRIGHT GERLACH/GERLOCK had at least three sons; Georgie-Roy-Jr.
Please email to: Tamara Kincaide

Thu, 3 Feb 1998


St. Joseph county birth-marriage-death records indicate the marriage of George BRISTOL to Emily BROWN in Oct 1844, by S. H. GASTON. We would like to know as much about the BRISTOL and the GASTON families in the vicinity of St Joseph as we can learn, and would greatly appreciate hearing from anyone having information about either. Thx.
Please email to: Audley D. Gaston

Thu, 15 May 1997


My GGGrandfather, Alexander McLAREN met my GGGrandmother, Catherine BROWN in White Pigeon, Michigan in the 1840's. Her father's name was Thomas BROWN. He and his family moved to White Pigeon from Yates County, New York. Alexander and Caroline BROWN were married in White Pigeon on April 11, 1846. They moved to Minnesota where with Caroline's brothers, Job BROWN and Charles BROWN, they founded Brownsville, Minnesota. I am looking for information on the BROWN family in White Pigeon and other possible descendants of Thomas BROWN.
Brent Christianson

Sat, 30 May 1998


Info wanted on John BROWNELL and Maria DICKERSON family. Both born in NY. They are on the Three Rivers 1870 and 1880 census records and are buried in Fenton Cemetery, Detroit area.
Known children: Mary, Harry Huron, and James Alfred.
Harry Huron BROWNELL m. Edna M. SUTTON, 1895; had 4 children: Mildred, Florence, Hazel and Huron Milfred.
Please email to:Brenda K. Moore

Thu, 28 Aug 1997


Seeking information on George BUCK and Martha (IREY) BUCK. George b about 1792 Mifflin Co. PA, d 1854 in Three Rivers, MI. Martha b about 1798 Loudoun Co. VA, d 1874 in Three Rivers, MI. George and Martha moved to St Joseph Co in 1830.
Please email to: Roger Buck

Sat, 11 Jan 1997


I am searching for any information and photographs of my great-great grandfather Henry G. BUCHER and his family. He was born around 1821 in Pennsylvania (parents unknown), and married around 1850 (location unknown) to Caroline _. They had at least three children: Sylvester (who is buried in Constantine Township Cemetery), Mary, and another girl (Sarabelle?). I do not know when or where he and his wife died, or where they were buried, but I would presume it was in St. Joseph County. Would also appreciated information about the son Sylvester, who may have been adopted since his death record lists his parents as 'John and Mary'.
Please email to: Candace A. Kunz

Sat, 16 May 1998


Looking for information on George W. BURDICK married to Deidiama BLODGETT. Their child Clara married James M. MARSH. They had two children; Edna MARSH and Guy MARSH. Lived in Mendon.
Please email directly: Sandra Burdick

Fri, 26 Dec 1997


Searching for the burial place of Dr. Archibald BURNETT. He died in St. Josephs Co., MI in 1841. His wife Melissa HULL had died previously in NY. Also searching for any info on his two daughters. Lucy married Freeborn HARNEY and Sarah married Reuben WELLS. Not sure if daugthers remained in Ionia Co. Thank You.
Please email to: Alan Schlosser

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Mon, 16 Mar 1998


Would like to hear from anyone connected to George COLEMAN (born 1832 PA, died May 1907 St. Joseph Co.) Had wife Mary and children Henry, Oliver, and Della.
Please email to: David Coleman

Sat, 16 May 1998


John CANNADY and wife Louisa lived in Constantine, St. Joseph Co., Mich. from about 1865 to 1881, when John died. They had children: Theodore, Henrietta, Mari Francis, Oscar, Pricilla (or Adell), Ellen, Lelu (?), Nora (or Clara) and Jessie. Searching for information on any of the children, and his widow Louisa.
Please email directly: Roma Stewart

Sun, 18 Jan 1997


It seems like I've have finally found out where the TRYON's and CHAFFEE's might have connected. Right there in St. Joseph Co. In 1850 and 1860, an A.C. and/or Ariel C. CHAFFEE appears on the census of Colon Township of St. Joseph Co. A fellow researcher believes he is a full brother to my Lyman. He may have a wife Delia and a son Charles. I haven't checked the census myself yet, so I can only go on what I've been told.
Please email to Vicki Titusif you have any additional information

Sat, 4 Oct 1997


Looking for information about the Nathaniel CHAPMAN family. The Marriage license we have says he was age 29 in 1863 and his wife Martha ORCUTT was age 17. This marriage took place in Leonidas 8 Feb 1863. There is a death certificate for a Nathaniel J. CHAPMAN in Kalamazoo County. He died Dec. 5, 1913 age 80 3months 14 days. Nathaniel J. CHAPMAN's birthplace was Pennsylvania. His profession was a carpenter and his father was Nathaniel CHAPMAN. Mother's first name not readable, but last name was LaBAR. Nothing is known about Nathaniel CHAPMAN's 4 brothers that were from Pennsylvania. My husband is supposed to be related to Johnny (Appleseed) CHAPMAN. This information is according to family stories.
Nathaniel CHAPMAN comes out of nowhere in 1863. There is a gravesite in Mendon cemetery (cemetery is 2 miles West of Mendon on M60). All dates and wife's name are unreadable. Found this cemetery site by accident five years ago before deciding to research the CHAPMAN family. Visited this same cemetery site three weeks ago and someone has put a large CHAPMAN marker. There are other graves that we think are CHAPMAN but are in very bad condition and can't read. Does anyone have any suggestions? My husband is the great grandson of the Nathaniel CHAPMAN we are looking for. He is a only child, his father Nathaniel E. CHAPMAN (no middle name) was also an only child of Harold CHAPMAN and Gertrude (EBERHARD) CHAPMAN, originally from Vicksburg, Kalamazoo County, MI. Harold CHAPMAN was one of seven children born to Nathaniel CHAPMAN and Martha ORCUTT.
14 Dec 1997---UPDATE: Have found Nathaniel J. and Martha (ORCUTT) CHAPMAN in Vicksburg cemetery. Sidney and Sarah CHAPMAN (Nathaniel J. brother) in Mendon cemetery and also their parents Nathaniel and Anne(LaBAN) CHAPMAN in Mendon cemetery. In Mendon cemetery there are some small graves (probably children) we cannot read. We know the CHAPMANs came from Paupak, Pike Co., Penn.
Please email to: Carolyn Chapman

Sun, 8 Dec 1996


I would like information on Frank CLASSEN, born in Germany, August 1859. Died October 24, 1937. He is buried in Oakwood Cemetery in Sturgis, Michigan. He married Mary A. SCHLAGEL who along with her first husband owned hardware store in Sturgis. She had a daughter Louise SCHLAGEL from her first marriage. Louise lived in Sturgis all her life and did not marry. Any information will be appreciated.
Please email to Dale Chandler

Sat, 14 Feb 1998


Looking for descendants of Corneluis and Elnor (Eleanor) COLE. Corneluis died between 1860-1880 in Sturgis, St. Joseph Co., MI. Elnor moved to Niles, MI and died in 1908. They had five children; I only know the names of two: George Cyrus COLE and Eliza COLE MCLAUGHLIN.
Please email to: Cindy Cole

Wed, 12 Feb 1997


Searching for James Alexander COLER, born Sep 1845 married to Ellen D. HAWARD, born March 1843. They had a son named James Berton COLER, born April 1876 in Three Rivers, MI. Thank you, Luana Halliday
Please email to Luana Halliday

Mon, 3 Feb 1997


I am interested in any information on Edmund COLLYER and his son Lois Roe COLLYER from Constantine, St. Joseph County, MI. Edmund COLLYER was born in Buckinghamshire, England in 1854. I know that Lois Roe COLLYER was born in Michigan in 1879. Any information that I can find on either person would be helpful. Edmund is my great great grandfather and, of course, his son Lois Roe was my great grandfather. Lois is sometimes mistakenly called Louis.
Please email to Cheryl Bonebright Baxter

Sun, 1 Dec 1996


Need any information on any CRYDERMAN in St. Joseph County. Especially an Agnes A. CRYDERMAN living in St. Joseph in 1920 at 22 years of age. Need parents names and husband's name.
Diane Oslund

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Sat, 28 Mar 1998


I am searching for any information on the DANBERRY/DANBURY families primarily from Burr Oak. Lewis DANBERRY married J. WHITING. They had at least one child: Anne Mae DANBERRY married Wilbur RONK. This is all the information that I have so would appreciate connecting with any DANBERRY/DANBURY researcher.
Please email to: Mary Davidson

Fri, 13 Jun 1997


I am researching the DAVIS family from Leonidas. My GGrandfather was John E. DAVIS who was born in 1837. He eventually settled in Hawes (Hot Springs) Ar. where he owned a mill. Perhaps he learned that trade in Leonidas? Any help would be greatly appreciated.
Please email to: Ron Taylor

Sun, 7 Dec 1997


Seeking information on Ebenezer DECKER b: ca 1835 in St. Clair Township, Westmoreland Co., PA d: May 16, 1889 in Flowerfield Township, St. Joseph Co., MI. Son of Isaac and Barbara. Married Catherine REED; b: ca 1834 in Westmoreland Co., PA d: Mar 23, 1907 in Flowerfield Township, St. Joseph Co., MI; July 20, 1858 in New Florence, St Clair Township, Westmoreland Co., PA. Known Children: Edith b: Sep 12, 1873, Ada b: Sep 22, 1875, Maurice b: Mar 29, 1878. in Flowerfield Township, St Jospeph Co., MI. Ebenezer DECKER served in Co K 12th (Reg) MI Vols during the Cival War.
Please email to: John Decker

Thu, 27 Mar 1997


Searching for Alfred DENNY b. c1833 in NY, d. 1874. place unknown. In the 1860 census of St. Joseph Co. Alfred was a farmer living in the household of Sarah HAMILTON. He married Minerva HAMILTON that same year. I would like to find Alfred's parents or siblings
. Please email to: Jim Denny

Sun, 6 Apr 1997


I am looking for any information on the Marshall DENOYELLES' family. In the 1880 Census, Town of Leonidas, County of St. Joseph he was found with his wife Emma J. DENOYELLES. She was the daughter of George M. and Sarah J. KENT. Also listed in the census are his children Eva DENOYELLES -12, George B. DENOYELLES -10, Florence L. DENOYELLES- 6 and Clarence T. DENOYELLES -3. Any information on this family would greatly be appreciated. Thank you.
Please email to: Michael Disorbo

Sun, 24 Nov 1996


I have an Abimael & Betsy DODGE that appear on the 1845 St. Joseph Co., MI census, Nottawa Twp. Then 1850 Abimael appears without Betsy on the census in Kent Co., MI, Cascade Twp. I understand MI does not have death records back that far. Would anyone know of maybe newspapers those areas back then, or churches in existance during 1845-1850? Somehow I would like to find out when and how Betsy DODGE died.
Thanks, Teddy Noye in CA
Please email to: Teddy Noye

Thu, 16 Oct 1997


I'm looking for information about my grandmother's grandfather. Isaiah DRAKE. As of 1900, he was living in Nottawa, MI with his son John N. DRAKE. Isaiah DRAKE was born 28 Mar 1822 in IN and married to Rachel ALLEN in 1845 in Kosciusco Co, IN. We don't know when he died or where he was buried? Can anyone help me?
Please email to Chris Yoder

Mon, 19 May 1997


I'm looking for any information, dates etc. that anyone might have on the Jonas DRAPER family. Jonas DRAPER married Hannah ELLINGWOOD on Feb. 05, 1773, this would be my GGGrandfather. To this union Hiram DRAPER was born on Nov. 16th, 1808. My GGrandfather, Hiram DRAPER then married his third wife, Calista Wilcox FAY on April 19th, 1840. To this union, Moses Ranson DRAPER was born on Aug. 16th, 1843. Moses Ranson DRAPER was married to Sarah Jane HAMPSEY on April 17th, 1864. These two people were my grandparents. Thanks for any help you might have.
Please email to Cal Wagner

Sat, 30 May 1998


Seeking information on John and Daniel DRESHER who were residing at Centreville, St. Joseph County, Michigan, on 22 June 1878, according to a deed at Columbia County, PA.
Please email to:Dalice Fadden

Sat, 2 May 1998


I am seeking more info about my GGrandfather, Eligah Hamilton DEWATER, who was born in Fawn River, 29 June 1848, to Elijah and Mary Ann (ZELUFF) DEWATERS. He was married to the former Miss Elizabeth Melissa Jane WEBBER in 1867. Elijah DEWATERS was the son of Amos DRINKWATER/DEWATER and Nancy. I have traced the DRINKWATER family to the Mayflower but desire more info about Daniel J. WEBBER, father of Elizabeth. Thank you.
Please email to: James Dewater

Sat, 30 May 1998


I would like to contact anyone who is researching the family of Jesse DROUILLARD. I have much info on this family.
Please email to:Shirley Lillie

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Sun, 6 Jul 1997


Raymond Steel EATON ---We have been able to find the following information but have not been able to confirm some of it. We are trying to locate information about his parents. Ester Cora ADAMS was traced to President ADAMS family. Born 12/1/1811 in Canada moved to NY and married: Sara BURNS --- no Children --- she was born 1799 Married 5/5/1832, no other info.
Married: Esther Cora ADAMS, born 7/11/1814 At Ft. Schuyler, Monroe Co. Bronks, NY Married Raymond Steel EATON 5/31/1834 in Oneida Co. Utica, NY. They had 11 children born in Rochester, Penfield, NY --- Factory & Centreville, MI My Grand Pa -- Hannibal PARKER was the 5th child.
Raymond Steel EATON was a farmer, carpenter, watch & jewel repair and a preacher. It doesn't mention service, but he had the rank of major. Moved from NY to Three Rivers, MI in 1842 or 1843. Died, 3/17/1872 in Centrevill, St. Joseph Co., MI and is buried in Centreville Cemetary - (Verified)
Eldon E. Eaton

Sat, 21 Feb 1998


I am looking for any information on the family of B.G. EBERHARD. His daughter's name was: Almira FRANCES, born 8 Nov 1846 in Colon, St. Joseph Co. She came to Oregon with her father in 1853. Can anyone help me out there?
Please email to: Jan Sylvester

Sat, 19 Jul 1997


Daniel EDDY, born in New York about 1824. Came to St Joseph Co in 1835. His brother is Warren EDDY. Daniel EDDY lived in Fabius Twp. until about 1852. His wife was Angeline PEAKE. I am not sure who his father was. He went to Portage Co., Wisconsin. Am looking for marriage date and name of father.
Please email to: Ed Danner

Wed, 26 Feb 1997


Lucius B. ENSIGN and Martha Virginia BECK were married in Flowerfield, St. Joseph Co., MI on 25 June 1854. By 1860, oldest girl is born 1858. Would anyone be willing to find out if there were other children born/died between 1855 and Dec 1857? Also, please check to see if an Edward ENSIGN b: 1860 and Jesse ENSIGN b: 1862 are listed in death/cemetery records. They did not show up in the 1870 census. Thank you. Susan
Please email to: Susan Edvalson

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Fri, 2 Jan 1998


Would like any information on birth record for Albert FINNEY. Supposedly bornat Sturgess, Michigan in 1870. Apparently no information in county records. Am particularly interested in name of father and mother. Probably Mary Etta FINNEY and Mr. FINNEY
Please email to: Albert T. Finney

Sun, 6 Jul 1997


I am looking for information on Josiah FISHER. He married a Miss GOSS ? and they had a daughter named Mary Matilda FISHER. I believe they lived around the Constantine area. Mary Matilda FISHER married John HULL. Mary died 1903 in St. Joseph Co. Mi. and is buried at Florence Peek Cemetery. Any information on the FISHER family will be helpful
Please email to: Judy Hull

Fri, 3 Jan 1997


I am looking for information on S.A. FOWLER who lived in the Nottawa area in 1876. My ggrandparents, Samuel WAGNER and Caroline FOWLER were married at their home April 8, 1876. I would like to find someone who might be able to tell me about Caroline FOWLER. She was from Muskegon and was supposed to be a Potowatomie indian. I would like to be able to verify or dispel this story. Thanks, Judy Hudson
Please email to: Judy Hudson

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