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

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A. H. WETZ

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 Cora WIGHT is made happy by a visit from her sister, Mrs. A. H. WETZ, of Dayton, Ohio, and Miss Meta VALENTINE, of Vassar. (14 Aug 1902)


Mrs. A. H. WETZ WIGHT

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 Cora WIGHT is made happy by a visit from her sister, Mrs. A. H. WETZ, of Dayton, Ohio, and Miss Meta VALENTINE, of Vassar. (14 Aug 1902)


Munroe BULLIS

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 American House, at Frederic, Aug. 2d 1902, Munroe BULLIS and Miss Lozina FOUZER, all of Frederic. Rev. WILLITS officiating. (14 Aug 1902)


Lozina FOUZER

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 American House, at Frederic, Aug. 2d 1902, Munroe BULLIS and Miss Lozina FOUZER, all of Frederic. Rev. WILLITS officiating. (14 Aug 1902)


Peter SCHMIDT

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:
-J. SCHMIDT, a son of Peter SCHMIDT a former resident of Grayling, while at work in one of S. H. & Co's. camps, last Thursday, was run over by a pair of logging wheels, fracturing two ribs and so injuring him that he has been and is considered in a critical condition. (4 Sep 1902)


J. SCHMIDT

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:
-J. SCHMIDT, a son of Peter SCHMIDT a former resident of Grayling, while at work in one of S. H. & Co's. camps, last Thursday, was run over by a pair of logging wheels, fracturing two ribs and so injuring him that he has been and is considered in a critical condition. (4 Sep 1902)


J. O. GOUDROW

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:
-A happy day at J. O. GOUDROWS', last Monday, by the celebration of the birthday of Misses Josie, 13, and Edith, 10, with twenty of their young friends. A beautiful repast was served, and many present given, among which each received a gold ring from their parents. (4 Sep 1902)


Mrs. J. O. GOUDROW

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-Jan. 9, 1909 Dell HENNESY at St. Francis Hospital Jersey City, N. J. aged 23 years 10 months, son of Martin HENNESY, formerly of Otsego Lake, Mich. The deceased was a nephew of Mrs. J. O. GOUDROW of this village. (21 Jan 1909)


Josie GOUDROW

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:
-A happy day at J. O. GOUDROWS', last Monday, by the celebration of the birthday of Misses Josie, 13, and Edith, 10, with twenty of their young friends. A beautiful repast was served, and many present given, among which each received a gold ring from their parents. (4 Sep 1902)

-Miss Josie GOUDROW left Monday for Cassapolis, Ill., to work for Mrs. OSBORNE, who will establish a millinery store at that place. (25 Feb 1909)


Edith GOUDROW

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:
-A happy day at J. O. GOUDROWS', last Monday, by the celebration of the birthday of Misses Josie, 13, and Edith, 10, with twenty of their young friends. A beautiful repast was served, and many present given, among which each received a gold ring from their parents. (4 Sep 1902)


Clarence POTTER

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:
-PROBATE ORDER.
STATE OF MICHIGAN|
| SS.
COUNTY OF CRAWFORD.|
At a session of the Probate Court for said county, held at the Probate office in the village of Grayling, on Friday, the 29th day of August, in the year One Thousand Nine Hundred and Two.
Present, John C. HANSON, Judge of Probate.
In the matter of the Estate of Clarence POTTER, deceased.
On reading and filing the petition duly verified, of Tena POTTER, widow of said deceased, praying that administration of said estate may be granted to Oscar PALMER, or some other suitable person, and that such other and further proceedings may be had in the premises as may be required by the statute in such case made and provided.
THEREUPON IT IS ORDERED, That Friday, the 26th day of Sept'r., A.D., 1902, at 10 o'clock in the forenoon, be assigned for the hearing of said petition, and that the next of kin of said Clarence POTTER, and all other persons interested in said Estate, are required to appear at a session of said Court, then to be holden at the Probate Office in the Village of Grayling, and show cause, if any there be, why the prayer of the petitioner should not be granted.
AND IT IS FURTHER ORDERED, that said petitioner give notice to the persons interested in the pendency of said petition, and the hearing thereof, by causing a copy of this order to be published in the CRAWFORD AVALANCHE, a newspaper printed and circulated in said County of Crawford, for three successive weeks previous to said day of hearing.
JOHN C. HANSON,
Sept. 4, w3 Judge of Probate. (4 Sep 1902)
(4 Sep 1902)


Tena

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:
-PROBATE ORDER.
STATE OF MICHIGAN|
| SS.
COUNTY OF CRAWFORD.|
At a session of the Probate Court for said county, held at the Probate office in the village of Grayling, on Friday, the 29th day of August, in the year One Thousand Nine Hundred and Two.
Present, John C. HANSON, Judge of Probate.
In the matter of the Estate of Clarence POTTER, deceased.
On reading and filing the petition duly verified, of Tena POTTER, widow of said deceased, praying that administration of said estate may be granted to Oscar PALMER, or some other suitable person, and that such other and further proceedings may be had in the premises as may be required by the statute in such case made and provided.
THEREUPON IT IS ORDERED, That Friday, the 26th day of Sept'r., A.D., 1902, at 10 o'clock in the forenoon, be assigned for the hearing of said petition, and that the next of kin of said Clarence POTTER, and all other persons interested in said Estate, are required to appear at a session of said Court, then to be holden at the Probate Office in the Village of Grayling, and show cause, if any there be, why the prayer of the petitioner should not be granted.
AND IT IS FURTHER ORDERED, that said petitioner give notice to the persons interested in the pendency of said petition, and the hearing thereof, by causing a copy of this order to be published in the CRAWFORD AVALANCHE, a newspaper printed and circulated in said County of Crawford, for three successive weeks previous to said day of hearing.
JOHN C. HANSON,
Sept. 4, w3 Judge of Probate. (4 Sep 1902)


John MOON

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 Beaver Creek tp., Sunday, Sept. 7th., Mrs. John MOON, aged 21 years. The interment was in the Grayling cemetery, Tuesday afternoon. She leaves two children with her husband to mourn her loss. (11 Sep 1902)

-WELLINGTON WARBLES.
John MOON of Beaver Creek is now at Indian River with his wife. His family and friends are hoping they will come home for Christmas and New Year. (16 Dec 1909)


Mrs. John MOON

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 Beaver Creek tp., Sunday, Sept. 7th., Mrs. John MOON, aged 21 years. The interment was in the Grayling cemetery, Tuesday afternoon. She leaves two children with her husband to mourn her loss. (11 Sep 1902)


Burton ASCHENFELTER

-Mr. Burton ASCHENFELTER and Miss Angie LEECE were united in marriage Wednesday evening, June 24th., at 8 o'clock, at the home of the bride's parents, Mr. and Mrs. John LEECE. Only a few of the immediate friends were present. The ceremony was performed by Rev. E. W. FRAZEE, of Gaylord, formerly pastor of the M. E. Church of this city. Mrs. FRAZEE was the only guest from out of town. The bride was attired in white faille. Miss HADLEY acted as bridesmaid, and Mr. Harry LEECE as best man. Miss Winifred BAKER played the wedding march. The house was prettily decorated with pansies, daisies and ferns. Following the ceremony, a two-course wedding supper was served. The young couple left on the morning train for the Soo, where they spend a week or two, and on their return will be at home to their friends at their residence on East Penninsular Ave. Both of the contracting parties are among the best known and highly esteemed young people in Grayling and their many friends extend congratulations. (2 Jul 1908)


Angie LEECE

The following information extracted from the 1880 Census of Grove, Crawford, MI:
name - Angie LEECE
a.9m
b.MI
f.b.England
m.b.MI

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:
-On Tuesday, August 12th, a very young lady came to the residence of John LEECE, of Center Plains, and proposed to make her home with the family. John and Mary are supremely happy, as all former descendants are plowholders and wood choppers.
Neighbor LEECE, may you live to a good old age, and in your declining years be comforted by an ever grateful daughter. (20 Aug 1879)

-Miss Angie LEECE went to Detroit yesterday, taking her brother Harry to consult an occulist. (2 Oct 1902)

-Mr. Burton ASCHENFELTER and Miss Angie LEECE were united in marriage Wednesday evening, June 24th., at 8 o'clock, at the home of the bride's parents, Mr. and Mrs. John LEECE. Only a few of the immediate friends were present. The ceremony was performed by Rev. E. W. FRAZEE, of Gaylord, formerly pastor of the M. E. Church of this city. Mrs. FRAZEE was the only guest from out of town. The bride was attired in white faille. Miss HADLEY acted as bridesmaid, and Mr. Harry LEECE as best man. Miss Winifred BAKER played the wedding march. The house was prettily decorated with pansies, daisies and ferns. Following the ceremony, a two-course wedding supper was served. The young couple left on the morning train for the Soo, where they spend a week or two, and on their return will be at home to their friends at their residence on East Penninsular Ave. Both of the contracting parties are among the best known and highly esteemed young people in Grayling and their many friends extend congratulations. (2 Jul 1908)


B. BROTT

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:
-Mr. and Mrs. B. BROTT returned to their home in Teconsha, after a two months visit with their sons, S. B. and A. BROTT, of Beaver Creek. (2 Oct 1902)


A. BROTT

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:
-Mr. and Mrs. B. BROTT returned to their home in Teconsha, after a two months visit with their sons, S. B. and A. BROTT, of Beaver Creek. (2 Oct 1902)


CADY

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. H. TRUMLEY is enjoying a visit from two of her sisters, Mrs. CADY, of Washtenaw, and Mrs. ABRAMS of Livingston county. It is their first visit here. (6 Nov 1902)


Mrs. Cady

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. H. TRUMLEY is enjoying a visit from two of her sisters, Mrs. CADY, of Washtenaw, and Mrs. ABRAMS of Livingston county. It is their first visit here. (6 Nov 1902)


ABRAMS

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. H. TRUMLEY is enjoying a visit from two of her sisters, Mrs. CADY, of Washtenaw, and Mrs. ABRAMS of Livingston county. It is their first visit here. (6 Nov 1902)


Mrs. ABRAMS

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. H. TRUMLEY is enjoying a visit from two of her sisters, Mrs. CADY, of Washtenaw, and Mrs. ABRAMS of Livingston county. It is their first visit here. (6 Nov 1902)


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