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

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Arthur C. FLOWER

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-By Rev. R. L. COPE, at the Exchange Hotel, Mr. Arthur C. FLOWER, and Miss Edith MEDCALF, both of Grayling. (20 May 1897)


Edith MEDCALF

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-By Rev. R. L. COPE, at the Exchange Hotel, Mr. Arthur C. FLOWER, and Miss Edith MEDCALF, both of Grayling. (20 May 1897)


F. HOWSE

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. F. HOWSE, and daughter, Mrs. Jno MALCO, of Maple Forest, were in town last Saturday. (10 Jun 1897)


Mrs. F. HOWSE

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. F. HOWSE, and daughter, Mrs. Jno MALCO, of Maple Forest, were in town last Saturday. (10 Jun 1897)


John MALCO

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. F. HOWSE, and daughter, Mrs. Jno MALCO, of Maple Forest, were in town last Saturday. (10 Jun 1897)

-BORN-On the 18th, to Mr. and Mrs. John MALCO, of Maple Forest, a daughter. ( 1 Jun 1899)

-John MALCO has just returned from the southern part of the State, where he was called by an accident, resulting in the death of his brother. He was leading a wild cow and thrown down in such a way that his back was broken. (28 Aug 1902)


Mrs. Jno. MALCO HOWSE

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. F. HOWSE, and daughter, Mrs. Jno MALCO, of Maple Forest, were in town last Saturday. (10 Jun 1897)


STILWELL

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-Wednesday, June 9th, at her home in this village, Phoebe STILWELL, aged 61 years. The deceased was one of the pioneers of this county, and widely known as an experienced nurse, and was always ready to attend the poor and needy in case of sickness. The funeral will be held at 2 o'clock, to-day. (10 Jun 1897)


Mrs. Phoebe STILWELL

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-Wednesday, June 9th, at her home in this village, Phoebe STILWELL, aged 61 years. The deceased was one of the pioneers of this county, and widely known as an experienced nurse, and was always ready to attend the poor and needy in case of sickness. The funeral will be held at 2 o'clock, to-day. (10 Jun 1897)


Robert DYER

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 Tuesday evening, the 29th., at the residence of Geo. S. DYER, Esq., by Rev. R. L. COPE, Mr. Robert DYER and Miss Tillie STEEL. All of Grayling. (24 Jun 1897)

-Justice McELROY issued a warrant for the arrest of Robert DYER, for assault and battery, yesterday. (27 Jan 1898)

-JUDGE ITEMS.
Infant child of Mr. and Mrs. Robert DYER died last Friday, interment Sunday at Grayling. They have the sympathy of all. (11 Oct 1906)

-LOVELL'S LOCALS.
Robert DYER has moved to Black river. (17 Jan 1907)


Tillie STEEL

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 Tuesday evening, the 29th., at the residence of Geo. S. DYER, Esq., by Rev. R. L. COPE, Mr. Robert DYER and Miss Tillie STEEL. All of Grayling. (24 Jun 1897)


Amos BUCK

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:
-JUDGE CORRESPONDENCE.
Mrs. Amos BUCK is enjoying a visit from her two sisters, of Oakley. (15 Jul 1897)

-Born Nov. 1st., to Mr. and Mrs. Amos BUCK, a son, 9 1/2 lb. Amos weights a ton. (16 Nov 1905)

-HARDGROVE HAPPENINGS.
Born-To Mr. and Mrs. Amos BUCK September 7th., a daughter. (24 Sep 1908)


Mrs. Amos BUCK

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:
-JUDGE CORRESPONDENCE.
Mrs. Amos BUCK is enjoying a visit from her two sisters, of Oakley. (15 Jul 1897)


Harrold BUCK

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:
-HARDGROVE HAPPENINGS.
Mrs. Amos BUCK and son Harrold, Lester BUCK and Mrs. GONIGAL visited Mr. and Mrs. H. S. BUCK, Sunday. (7 May 1908)


Seth B. SMITH

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:
-JUDGE CORRESPONDENCE.
Mrs. Seth B. SMITH, visited her daughter, Mrs. G. HOWSE, in Maple Forest. (15 Jul 1897)

-Died at his home in the township of Millbrook, Mecosta Co., Mich., January 22, 1910, Seth B. SMITH, aged 79 years, 8 months and 20 days. Deceased was born in Genesee County. N. Y., May 2, 1830. he was married to Mary L. SMEAD, July 17, 1855 and moved to Winfield township in 1860. One year later he entered the army, where he received injuries from which he was always a sufferer. In 1877 he moved to the township of Eureka, and in 1880 to Crawford County, from which he came to his present home in 1898. He leaves two daughters - Mrs. H. P. HALE and Mrs. Geo. HOWSE, both of Mecosta County, his wife having died July 2, 1905. (10 Feb 1910)


Mary L.SMEAD

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:
-JUDGE CORRESPONDENCE.
Mrs. Seth B. SMITH, visited her daughter, Mrs. G. HOWSE, in Maple Forest. (15 Jul 1897)

-JUDGE CORRESPONDENCE.
Mrs. Seth B. SMITH, visited her daughter, Mrs. G. HOWSE, in Maple Forest. (15 Jul 1897)

-Died at his home in the township of Millbrook, Mecosta Co., Mich., January 22, 1910, Seth B. SMITH, aged 79 years, 8 months and 20 days. Deceased was born in Genesee County. N. Y., May 2, 1830. he was married to Mary L. SMEAD, July 17, 1855 and moved to Winfield township in 1860. One year later he entered the army, where he received injuries from which he was always a sufferer. In 1877 he moved to the township of Eureka, and in 1880 to Crawford County, from which he came to his present home in 1898. He leaves two daughters - Mrs. H. P. HALE and Mrs. Geo. HOWSE, both of Mecosta County, his wife having died July 2, 1905. (10 Feb 1910)


George HOWSE

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:
-JUDGE CORRESPONDENCE.
Mrs. Seth B. SMITH, visited her daughter, Mrs. G. HOWSE, in Maple Forest. (15 Jul 1897)

-George HOWSE has been at work with his team in Maple Forest for the past two months, and returned to his home in Montcalm county, this week. He reports that his father-in-law, S. B. SMITH, is having La Grippe, like the rest of us. (28 Feb 1901)


Mrs. G. HOWSE SMITH

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:
-JUDGE CORRESPONDENCE.
Mrs. Seth B. SMITH, visited her daughter, Mrs. G. HOWSE, in Maple Forest. (15 Jul 1897)


Neile PATTON Jr.

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:
-MAPLE FOREST CORRESPONDENCES.
Neile PATTON and bride were visiting parents in Maple Forest, Sunday. (15 Jul 1897)

-Neil PATTON, Jr., of Maple Forest, and Miss Nellie E. GILBERT, of Waters, were married on the 2d. inst. (15 Jul 1897)


Nellie E. GILBERT

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:
-MAPLE FOREST CORRESPONDENCES.
Neile PATTON and bride were visiting parents in Maple Forest, Sunday. (15 Jul 1897)

-Neil PATTON, Jr., of Maple Forest, and Miss Nellie E. GILBERT, of Waters, were married on the 2d. inst. (15 Jul 1897)


J. BUCK

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:
-NEWS FROM LOVELLE.
Misses Flora and Grace BUCK, of Owosso, arrived here Tuesday, and their parents, Mr. and Mrs. J. BUCK, are expected soon. They will make their home at Buck's Crossing. (15 Jul 1897)


Mrs. J. BUCK

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:
-NEWS FROM LOVELLE.
Misses Flora and Grace BUCK, of Owosso, arrived here Tuesday, and their parents, Mr. and Mrs. J. BUCK, are expected soon. They will make their home at Buck's Crossing. (15 Jul 1897)


Flora BUCK

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:
-NEWS FROM LOVELLE.
Misses Flora and Grace BUCK, of Owosso, arrived here Tuesday, and their parents, Mr. and Mrs. J. BUCK, are expected soon. They will make their home at Buck's Crossing. (15 Jul 1897)


Grace BUCK

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:
-NEWS FROM LOVELLE.
Misses Flora and Grace BUCK, of Owosso, arrived here Tuesday, and their parents, Mr. and Mrs. J. BUCK, are expected soon. They will make their home at Buck's Crossing. (15 Jul 1897)

-JUDGE CORRESONDENCE.
Mr. J. L. BUCK and cousin, Miss Grace BUCK, were in Grayling, last Saturday. (22 Jul 1897)


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