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Extractions From the "Avalanche" a Crawford Co., MI Newspaper 1879-1940's

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T. A. CARNEY

The following information extracted from the Grayling, Crawford Co., MI Newspaper Avalanche. NOTE: The date at the end of each extract indicates the date of the publication:
-At the meeting Monday night, to organize a Hose Company, J. E. McKNIGHT was elected Captain and Joseph BURTON, assistant. T. A. CARNEY is foreman of Hose Cart No. 1, and Halger HANSON of No. 2. (8 Feb 1894)

-Mrs. T. A. CARNEY and two daughters went to Bay City, last week, for a visit with friends and relatives. (5 Apr 1894)

-BORN-On the 10th inst., to Mr. and Mrs. T. A. CARNEY, a son. (16 Aug 1894)

-Mrs. Lucy BRADSHAW, of Bay City, who has been the guest of her niece, Mrs. T. CARNEY, for some time, returned home last Monday. (5 Mar 1896)

-Mrs. H. E. HILLIKER, of Bay City, is the guest of her daughter, Mrs. T. A. CARNEY. (30 Jul 1896)

-BORN-Thuesday, August 11th, to Mr. and Mrs. T. A. CARNEY, a daughter, twelve pounds. (13 Aug 1896)

-Mrs. Birdseye KNIGHT of Bay City, who has been visiting with her sister Mrs. T. A. CARNEY, returned home last Thursday. (10 Sep 1896)

-T. A. CARNEY and wife were called to Bay City, Monday, by the death of his sister-in-law. (15 Mar 1900)

-BORN-Sunday, March 3d, to Mr. and Mrs. T. A. CARNEY, a daughter. (7 Mar 1901)

-Ill luck never comes singly. We have to report that our under-sheriff, T. A. CARNEY, has bought a steam laundry at Holly, and will remove his family to that city. Mr. CARNEY has been a hustler ever since he has lived in Grayling, and with his family will leave a host of friends here. We regret his going, but wish him every success in his new business. (24 Oct 1901)

-Mrs. T. A. CARNEY and the children left on the afternoon train, Tuesday, for their new home in Holly. Their going is regretted by a host of friends. (28 Nov 1901)


Mrs. T. A. CARNEY HILLIKER

The following information extracted from the Grayling, Crawford Co., MI Newspaper Avalanche. NOTE: The date at the end of each extract indicates the date of the publication:
-Mrs. Birdseye KNIGHT of Bay City, who has been visiting with her sister Mrs. T. A. CARNEY, returned home last Thursday. (10 Sep 1896)

-Mrs. Lucy BRADSHAW, aunt of Mrs. T. A. CARNEY, and who has been her guest since Christmas, returned home yesterday. (10 Mar 1898)

-Mrs. T. A. CARNEY had an enjoyable visit with her brother, Mr. J. L. HILLIKER from Mackinaw City, last week. (28 Feb 1901)

-Mrs. H. E. HILLIKER and Mrs. Lucy BRADSHAW, of Bay City, mother and aunt of Mrs. T. A. CARNEY, came up for a little visit, Monday. They go from here to Mackinaw. (1 Aug 1901)


Mrs. S. W. MURPHY HARRINGTON

The following information extracted from the Grayling, Crawford Co., MI Newspaper Avalanche. NOTE: The date at the end of each extract indicates the date of the publication:
-DIED.
At Midland, Mich., Jan. 27th, 1894, Henry HARRINGTON, aged 79 years.
Henry HARRINGTON was born in Cumberland Co., Eng., in 1815; came to America in 1831, making his home at Central Square, N. Y., until 1882, when he came to Midland, Mich., where he passed peacefully away, without any previous sickness, on the evening of Jan. 27th, 1894.
He leaves, to mourn his loss, a widow in very poor health; two sons, John S., of this place, and T. W. HARRINGTON, of Colorado; two daughters, Mrs. S. W. MURPHY, of Midland, and Mrs. L. J. TRYON, formerly of Grayling, but now living at Fenton.
Mr. HARRINTON had lived for many years a consistent Christian life, and won hosts of friends wherever he went. His firm trust in the Lord, of which he so often spoke during the past ten weeks, is proving the greatest consolation to the sorrowing family. (8 Feb 1894)


Julia MURPHY

The following information extracted from the Grayling, Crawford Co., MI Newspaper Avalanche. NOTE: The date at the end of each extract indicates the date of the publication:
-Miss Julia MURPHY, of Midland, is visiting the family of her uncle, J. S. HARRINGTON. (7 Aug 1902)


Olie HANSON

The following information extracted from the Grayling, Crawford Co., MI Newspaper Avalanche. NOTE: The date at the end of each extract indicates the date of the publication:
-DIED-On the 11th inst., Amelia, wife of Olie HANSON, aged 52 years. Funeral services were held at the Lutheran church, on Tuesday, Rev. HENRITZY, officiating. (15 Feb 1894)


Amelia

The following information extracted from the Grayling, Crawford Co., MI Newspaper Avalanche. NOTE: The date at the end of each extract indicates the date of the publication:
-DIED-On the 11th inst., Amelia, wife of Olie HANSON, aged 52 years. Funeral services were held at the Lutheran church, on Tuesday, Rev. HENRITZY, officiating. (15 Feb 1894)


William E. HAVENS

The following information extracted from the Grayling, Crawford Co., MI Newspaper Avalanche. NOTE: The date at the end of each extract indicates the date of the publication:
-MARRIED - On February 17th, 1894, at the home of Wright HAVENS, in this village, William E. HAVENS and Miss Aggie ENGLAND; Rev. S. G. TAYLOR officiating. (22 Feb 1894)


Aggie ENGLAND

The following information extracted from the Grayling, Crawford Co., MI Newspaper Avalanche. NOTE: The date at the end of each extract indicates the date of the publication:
-MARRIED - On February 17th, 1894, at the home of Wright HAVENS, in this village, William E. HAVENS and Miss Aggie ENGLAND; Rev. S. G. TAYLOR officiating. (22 Feb 1894)


SEELEY

The following information extracted from the Grayling, Crawford Co., MI Newspaper Avalanche. NOTE: The date at the end of each extract indicates the date of the publication:
-Mrs. J. STALEY went to Caro, Monday, to attend the funeral of Mrs. M. P. SEELEY, who died of heart disease at Ann Arbor. She will make a short visit with friends in that city, before returning. (22 Feb 1894)


Mrs. M. P. SEELEY

The following information extracted from the Grayling, Crawford Co., MI Newspaper Avalanche. NOTE: The date at the end of each extract indicates the date of the publication:
-Mrs. J. STALEY went to Caro, Monday, to attend the funeral of Mrs. M. P. SEELEY, who died of heart disease at Ann Arbor. She will make a short visit with friends in that city, before returning. (22 Feb 1894)


Wm. DAMATH

The following information extracted from the Grayling, Crawford Co., MI Newspaper Avalanche. NOTE: The date at the end of each extract indicates the date of the publication:
-MARRIED-On Thursday evening, the 22d, at Montague's hall, Pere Cheney, Mr. Wm. DAMATH, of Pinconning, and Miss Gracie FOX, of Pere Cheney. Rev. WILLETTS officiated. Several guests were present from Grayling. (1 Mar 1894)


Gracie FOX

The following information extracted from the Grayling, Crawford Co., MI Newspaper Avalanche. NOTE: The date at the end of each extract indicates the date of the publication:
-MARRIED-On Thursday evening, the 22d, at Montague's hall, Pere Cheney, Mr. Wm. DAMATH, of Pinconning, and Miss Gracie FOX, of Pere Cheney. Rev. WILLETTS officiated. Several guests were present from Grayling. (1 Mar 1894)


DUERINCKX

The following information extracted from the Grayling, Crawford Co., MI Newspaper Avalanche. NOTE: The date at the end of each extract indicates the date of the publication:
-DIED-At Sinay, Belgium, Jan, 29th., Coleta DUERINCKX, mother of Mrs. C. L. DeWAELE, of Grayling, aged 73 years. (1 Mar 1894)


Coleta

The following information extracted from the Grayling, Crawford Co., MI Newspaper Avalanche. NOTE: The date at the end of each extract indicates the date of the publication:
-DIED-At Sinay, Belgium, Jan, 29th., Coleta DUERINCKX, mother of Mrs. C. L. DeWAELE, of Grayling, aged 73 years. (1 Mar 1894)


Andrew PETERSON

The following information extracted from the 1900 Census of Grayling Township, Crawford, MI:
name - Andrew PETERSON
a.71
b.Feb 1829 in Denmark
occupation - Laborer
Widowed
Immigrated to US 1899
NOTE: Enumerated in the household of his son Henry.

The following information extracted from the Grayling, Crawford Co., MI Newspaper Avalanche. NOTE: The date at the end of each extract indicates the date of the publication:
-DIED-At her home in Grayling Tuesday morning, Mrs. Anna Christina PETRSON, mother of Mr. Henry PETERSON, in her 71st year. Mrs. PETERSON and her husband came to this village, from Denmark, about 7 months ago, so as to be near their children. Funeral from the home this afternoon. (18 May 1899)

-DIED-At the home of his son, Henry PETERSON, in this village, Andrs P. PETERSON, aged 78 years, 5 months, and 12 days. (26 Jul 1906)


Anna Christina

The following information extracted from the Grayling, Crawford Co., MI Newspaper Avalanche. NOTE: The date at the end of each extract indicates the date of the publication:
-DIED-At her home in Grayling Tuesday morning, Mrs. Anna Christina PETRSON, mother of Mr. Henry PETERSON, in her 71st year. Mrs. PETERSON and her husband came to this village, from Denmark, about 7 months ago, so as to be near their children. Funeral from the home this afternoon. (18 May 1899)


Rasmus MADSEN

The following information extracted from the Grayling, Crawford Co., MI Newspaper Avalanche. NOTE: The date at the end of each extract indicates the date of the publication:
-MARRIED-At the residence of J. K. MERZ, March 31st, 1894, by Rev. John IRWIN, Mr. Rasmus MADSEN and Miss Thouren HALDO; both of Grayling. (5 Apr 1894)

-Mr. and Mrs. Rasmus MADSON celebrated their Silver wedding anniversary, last Monday. (21 Feb 1895)


Thouren HALDO

The following information extracted from the Grayling, Crawford Co., MI Newspaper Avalanche. NOTE: The date at the end of each extract indicates the date of the publication:
-MARRIED-At the residence of J. K. MERZ, March 31st, 1894, by Rev. John IRWIN, Mr. Rasmus MADSEN and Miss Thouren HALDO; both of Grayling. (5 Apr 1894)


Paul GARDNER

The following information extracted from the Grayling, Crawford Co., MI Newspaper Avalanche. NOTE: The date at the end of each extract indicates the date of the publication:
-Mrs. Paul GARDNER is enjoying the visit of a sister from the Southern part of the State. (19 Apr 1894)


Mrs. Paul GARDNER

The following information extracted from the Grayling, Crawford Co., MI Newspaper Avalanche. NOTE: The date at the end of each extract indicates the date of the publication:
-Mrs. Paul GARDNER is enjoying the visit of a sister from the Southern part of the State. (19 Apr 1894)


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