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

Notes


Burton "Burt" WAITE

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:
-Justice McKAY joined two couples matrimonially, at the residence of Mr. Jerome WAIT, last week, viz: Burton WAITE and Miss Ada Van AMBERG; and Herbert PARKER and Miss Rosa METTERT. All of this county. (15 Jul 1897)

-Burt WAITE moved onto his farm in Beaver Creek, yesterday. He has with his wife been caring for her father, Mr. Van AMBURG, through the winter. (13 Apr 1899)

-BORN-To Mr. and Mrs. Burt WAITE, August 27th., a son. (30 Aug 1900)


Ada VAN AMBERG

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:
-Justice McKAY joined two couples matrimonially, at the residence of Mr. Jerome WAIT, last week, viz: Burton WAITE and Miss Ada Van AMBERG; and Herbert PARKER and Miss Rosa METTERT. All of this county. (15 Jul 1897)

-Burt WAITE moved onto his farm in Beaver Creek, yesterday. He has with his wife been caring for her father, Mr. Van AMBURG, through the winter. (13 Apr 1899)


Herbert PARKER

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:
-Justice McKAY joined two couples matrimonially, at the residence of Mr. Jerome WAIT, last week, viz: Burton WAITE and Miss Ada Van AMBERG; and Herbert PARKER and Miss Rosa METTERT. All of this county. (15 Jul 1897)

-BORN-Christmas eve, a daughter to Mr. and Mrs. Herbert PARKER, of Beaver Creek. (28 Dec 1899)

-BORN-To Mr. and Mrs. Herbert PARKER, of Beaver Creek, Feb. 26th., a son. (6 Mar 1902)


Rosa METTERT

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:
-Justice McKAY joined two couples matrimonially, at the residence of Mr. Jerome WAIT, last week, viz: Burton WAITE and Miss Ada Van AMBERG; and Herbert PARKER and Miss Rosa METTERT. All of this county. (15 Jul 1897)


WHITCOMB

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:
-Dr. WEMP accompanied his daughter, Mrs. WHITCOMB, to her home at Oxford, Monday. (22 Jul 1897)


Mrs. WHITCOMB WEMP

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:
-Dr. WEMP accompanied his daughter, Mrs. WHITCOMB, to her home at Oxford, Monday. (22 Jul 1897)


Victor LALONDE

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 JUDGE.
Mrs. Victor LaLONDE left on Wednesday last, for a visit with her parents at Saginaw. (29 Jul 1897)


Mrs. Victor LALONDE

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 JUDGE.
Mrs. Victor LALONDE left on Wednesday last, for a visit with her parents at Saginaw. (29 Jul 1897)


RYCKMAN

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:
-JACK PINE ITEMS.
Mrs. DICKLEY, of Golden Gate, California, is making her brother, David RYCKMAN, of Grove township, a two month's visit, after a separation of 25 years. (5 Aug 1897)


Huldah

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 home of her son, David RYCKMAN in the township of South Branch, Huldah RYCKMAN, aged eighty three years. Deceased had been ill for the past three months from the infirmities of age and an affliction of the lungs. She had been a resident of this county for about twenty years, and a highly respected citizen. (13 Feb 1908)


DICKLEY

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:
-JACK PINE ITEMS.
Mrs. DICKLEY, of Golden Gate, California, is making her brother, David RYCKMAN, of Grove township, a two month's visit, after a separation of 25 years. (5 Aug 1897)


Mrs. DICKLEY RYCKMAN

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:
-JACK PINE ITEMS.
Mrs. DICKLEY, of Golden Gate, California, is making her brother, David RYCKMAN, of Grove township, a two month's visit, after a separation of 25 years. (5 Aug 1897)


M. COLE

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. M. COLE and her niece, Miss Rose BENSON, left for their new home in Big Rapids, Tuesday. Mr. COLE will remain here in the employ of Salling, Hanson & Co. Miss BENSON enters the training school at Big Rapids to complete the teacher's course and will also take a course in elocution. (12 Aug 1897)


Mrs. M. COLE

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. M. COLE and her niece, Miss Rose BENSON, left for their new home in Big Rapids, Tuesday. Mr. COLE will remain here in the employ of Salling, Hanson & Co. Miss BENSON enters the training school at Big Rapids to complete the teacher's course and will also take a course in elocution. (12 Aug 1897)


SCHIENK

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:
-Rev. A. SCHIENK, of Niagara FAlls, was the guest of his sister, Mrs. Charles EICKHOFF, the first of the week. (20 Dec 1900)


Rev. A. SCHIENK

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:
-Rev. A. SCHIENK, of Niagara FAlls, was the guest of his sister, Mrs. Charles EICKHOFF, the first of the week. (20 Dec 1900)


Franklin "Frank" BURGESS

The following information extracted from the 1880 Census of Groveland, Oakland, MI:
name - Franklin BURGESS
a.19
b.MI
occupation - Labourer
f.b.NY
m.b.NY

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. Frank BURGESS, of Grayling, accompanied by her son and step-daughter Lucy, are visiting friends here this week. - Standish Independent. (19 Aug 1897)

-Frank BURGESS is enjoying an extended visit from his father, from Oakland county. He came to Michigan 69 years ago, when he was a yearling, and has never been outside the state but twice, and at this time is the farthest from home, and for a longer period than he has ever been. (7 Sep 1899)

-F. S. BURGESS of this village, and Mrs. Julia INGLIS of Frederic, were called to Groveland, Oakland county, yesterday, on account of the sudden death of their father, Mr. R. E. BURGESS at his home, where he had lived nearly all his life of 76 years. The deceased was recognized of a man of sterling integrity, and will be long remembered by the community as a potent factor for the general good. (25 Jan 1906)

-MARRIED-At the residence of the bride's mother in this village, April 30 Cora May BALLARD and Frank S. BURGESS. Rev. L. PILLMEIER officiating. The festivities of the occasion were enlivened by the presence of the Grayling Orchestra. (2 May 1907)


Lucy BURGESS

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. Frank BURGESS, of Grayling, accompanied by her son and step-daughter Lucy, are visiting friends here this week. - Standish Independent. (19 Aug 1897)


Franklin "Frank" BURGESS

The following information extracted from the 1880 Census of Groveland, Oakland, MI:
name - Franklin BURGESS
a.19
b.MI
occupation - Labourer
f.b.NY
m.b.NY

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. Frank BURGESS, of Grayling, accompanied by her son and step-daughter Lucy, are visiting friends here this week. - Standish Independent. (19 Aug 1897)

-Frank BURGESS is enjoying an extended visit from his father, from Oakland county. He came to Michigan 69 years ago, when he was a yearling, and has never been outside the state but twice, and at this time is the farthest from home, and for a longer period than he has ever been. (7 Sep 1899)

-F. S. BURGESS of this village, and Mrs. Julia INGLIS of Frederic, were called to Groveland, Oakland county, yesterday, on account of the sudden death of their father, Mr. R. E. BURGESS at his home, where he had lived nearly all his life of 76 years. The deceased was recognized of a man of sterling integrity, and will be long remembered by the community as a potent factor for the general good. (25 Jan 1906)

-MARRIED-At the residence of the bride's mother in this village, April 30 Cora May BALLARD and Frank S. BURGESS. Rev. L. PILLMEIER officiating. The festivities of the occasion were enlivened by the presence of the Grayling Orchestra. (2 May 1907)


Mrs. Anna BURGESS

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. Frank BURGESS, of Grayling, accompanied by her son and step-daughter Lucy, are visiting friends here this week. - Standish Independent. (19 Aug 1897)


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