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

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Michael PAQUETTE

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 Sunday, the 22d, by Justice WOODBURN, Miss Phoebe BELLMORE and Mr. Michael PAQUETTE, both of Beaver Creek. (26 Dec 1895)


Phoebe BELLMORE

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 Sunday, the 22d, by Justice WOODBURN, Miss Phoebe BELLMORE and Mr. Michael PAQUETTE, both of Beaver Creek. (26 Dec 1895)


Richard FOSTER

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 R. McELROY, the officiating magistrate, Mrs. Lula May BARBER, of Freeland, Mich., and Richard FOSTER, of Grayling. (9 Jan 1896)


Lula May BARBER

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 R. McELROY, the officiating magistrate, Mrs. Lula May BARBER, of Freeland, Mich., and Richard FOSTER, of Grayling. (9 Jan 1896)


HILDRETH

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 the residence of C. P. ROBINSON, Wednesday, January 15th, Sarah Jane HILDRETH, aged 80 years. (9 Jan 1896)


Sarah Jane HILDRETH

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 the residence of C. P. ROBINSON, Wednesday, January 15th, Sarah Jane HILDRETH, aged 80 years. (9 Jan 1896)


DUPRIES

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:
-John JOHNSON has sold his farm in Beaver Creek to John DUPREE of Bay City. He sold one last month to Meguire DUPREE and Henry lives on the next section, so the three brothers will be neighbors. (4 Dec 1902)


Henry DUPRIES

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:
-BORN-Monday, Jan. 13th, to Mr. and Mrs. Henry DUPRIES, a son. (23 Jan 1896)

-BORN-Tuesday, Oct., 16 to Mr. and Mrs. Henry DUPRIES, a daughter. (18 Oct 1900)


John DUPREE

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:
-John JOHNSON has sold his farm in Beaver Creek to John DUPREE of Bay City. He sold one last month to Meguire DUPREE and Henry lives on the next section, so the three brothers will be neighbors. (4 Dec 1902)

-John DUPREE is selling out everything and he intends to move to Longlaketon, Canada, N. W. T., the first of April, where he intends to go in for spring wheat raising. (9 Mar 1905)

-FOR SALE.
In Beaver Creek, Crawford county, Mich., farm of 80 acres, perfect title, 30 acres cleared, mostly in hay; good well of good water, 110 feet deep; a fine young orchard of 50 trees; one hay barn, one horse barn, chicken coop, a log house with frame kitchen; 3 cows and 2 yearlings; 2 hogs; 30 chickens; 1 matched team horses, one 6 and one 8, weight 2,800; 2 sets harness, one new; one good spring wagon, one lumber wagon, one good pair sleighs; one set harrows; one plow; 3 cultivators, one hand seed drill, 100 feet chain, 200 cedar posts; 2 stoves, 2 good beds, 1 good extension table, half dozen chairs; 20 bushels good variety potatoes, and many other articles too numerous to mention. Can all be purchased for $1,050.00. In good locality, 7 miles from Grayling village. Inquire of
JOHN DUPREE,
Wellington P. O., Crawford County, Mich., or at this office. (9 Mar 1905)

-A letter from John DUPREE, formerly of Beaver Creek, now living at Earl Grey, Province of Saskatchawan, N. W. Ter., says all are well and prosperous, and therefore satisfied in their new home, but could not exist without the AVALANCHE. (18 Jan 1906)


Meguire DUPRIES

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:
-John JOHNSON has sold his farm in Beaver Creek to John DUPREE of Bay City. He sold one last month to Meguire DUPREE and Henry lives on the next section, so the three brothers will be neighbors. (4 Dec 1902)


Arthur L. MCCORMICK

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 Minnie Adeline WARREN, and Arthur L. McCORMICK, at the Presbyterian Church, Feb. 13th. (6 Feb 1896)


Minnie Adeline WARREN

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 Minnie Adeline WARREN, and Arthur L. McCORMICK, at the Presbyterian Church, Feb. 13th. (6 Feb 1896)


John GREGORY

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 parsonage, last Saturday evening, the 1st, by Rev. R. L. COPE, Mr. John GREGORY, and Miss Kittie McKANN, all of Grayling. The attendants were Adland NEVER, and Miss Mary HENTZ. (6 Feb 1896)

-BORN-To Mr. and Mrs. John GREGORY, August 26th, a daughter. (3 Sep 1896)


Kittie MCKANN

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 parsonage, last Saturday evening, the 1st, by Rev. R. L. COPE, Mr. John GREGORY, and Miss Kittie McKANN, all of Grayling. The attendants were Adland NEVER, and Miss Mary HENTZ. (6 Feb 1896)


A. D. WAYNE

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:
-LOCAL ITEMS-ROSCOMMON NEWS.
A. D. WAYNE, of Roscommon, and Mrs. E. MUNSON of Pontiac, married. (6 Feb 1896)


Mrs. E. MUNSON

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:
-LOCAL ITEMS - ROSCOMMON NEWS.
A. D. WAYNE, of Roscommon, and Mrs. E. MUNSON of Pontiac, married. (6 Feb 1896)


MUNSON

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:
-LOCAL ITEMS-ROCSOMMON NEWS.
A. D. WAYNE, of Roscommon, and Mrs. E. MUNSON of Pontiac, married. (6 Feb 1896)


Mrs. E. MUNSON

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:
-LOCAL ITEMS - ROSCOMMON NEWS.
A. D. WAYNE, of Roscommon, and Mrs. E. MUNSON of Pontiac, married. (6 Feb 1896)


George STEPHAN

The following information extracted from the 1880 Census of Grove, Crawford, MI:
name - George STEPHENS
a.7
b.France
f.b.France
m.b.Germany

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:
-George STEPHAN, son of P. W. STEPHAN, of Grove, was in love with Miss WRIGHT, who lived in their neighborhood last year, which was reciprocated, and resulted in an engagement of marriage. The WRIGHT family tired of rural life, and returned to Detroit, whither George went last week, to claim his bride, but was met with the objections of her family. Brooding over his disappointment for a night unsettled his mind for the time, and on returning to the house next day, and being again refused, he plunged a knife into his breast for self destruction. The bloody weapon was wrenched from him by the young lady, and help summoned, and he was conveyed to the hospital, where he is now recovering. (20 Feb 1896)

-MARRIED-Monday, August 27th George STEPHAN and Miss Matilda E. KLEINFELT, all of Grayling, Justice Wm. WOODBURN officiating. (30 Aug 1900)

-Born-June 30th, to Mr. and Mrs. George STEPHAN, a daughter. (4 Jul 1901)


Matilda E. KLEINFELT

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-Monday, August 27th George STEPHAN and Miss Matilda E. KLEINFELT, all of Grayling, Justice Wm. WOODBURN officiating. (30 Aug 1900)


BRADSHAW

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. 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. Lucy BRADSHAW

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. 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)


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