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

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E. E. LELAND

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. E. E. LELAND of Ann Arbor and Mrs. W. S. HALL of Whittemore are making their sister, Mrs. M. SIMPSON, a visit this week. (22 Jun 1905)


M rs. E. E. LELAND

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. E. E. LELAND of Ann Arbor and Mrs. W. S. HALL of Whittemore are making their sister, Mrs. M. SIMPSON, a visit this week. (22 Jun 1905)


Father

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. E. E. LELAND of Ann Arbor and Mrs. W. S. HALL of Whittemore are making their sister, Mrs. M. SIMPSON, a visit this week. (22 Jun 1905)


W. S. HALL

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. E. E. LELAND of Ann Arbor and Mrs. W. S. HALL of Whittemore are making their sister, Mrs. M. SIMPSON, a visit this week. (22 Jun 1905)


Mrs. W. S. HALL

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. E. E. LELAND of Ann Arbor and Mrs. W. S. HALL of Whittemore are making their sister, Mrs. M. SIMPSON, a visit this week. (22 Jun 1905)


M. SIMPSON

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. E. E. LELAND of Ann Arbor and Mrs. W. S. HALL of Whittemore are making their sister, Mrs. M. SIMPSON, a visit this week. (22 Jun 1905)


Mrs. M. SIMPSON

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. E. E. LELAND of Ann Arbor and Mrs. W. S. HALL of Whittemore are making their sister, Mrs. M. SIMPSON, a visit this week. (22 Jun 1905)


H. A. CAPRON

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:
-Invitations have been received announcing the marriage of Miss Elsie BUTLER, of Jackson, formerly of Grayling, to Mr. H. A. CAPRON, of Albion, Mich. (22 Jun 1905)


Elsie BUTLER

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:
-Invitations have been received announcing the marriage of Miss Elsie BUTLER, of Jackson, formerly of Grayling, to Mr. H. A. CAPRON, of Albion, Mich. (22 Jun 1905)


Garvin PURCELL

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-Miss Anna B. McLEOD of Graying and Mr. Garvin PURCELL of Saginaw were united in marriage on June 21 at 8 o'clock p. m. by Rev. Howard R. CHAPMAN at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Edward HALEY, 300 Jordan street, Saginaw. (22 Jun 1905)

-Born, to Mr. and Mrs. Garvin PURCELL, a son Sunday June 28th. (2 Jul 1908)


Anna B. MCLEOD

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-Miss Anna B. McLEOD of Graying and Mr. Garvin PURCELL of Saginaw were united in marriage on June 21 at 8 o'clock p. m. by Rev. Howard R. CHAPMAN at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Edward HALEY, 300 Jordan street, Saginaw. (22 Jun 1905)


A. TAYLOR

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. R. E. McMILLAN, of Wisconsin, is visiting with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. A. TAYLOR. (29 Jun 1905)


HASTINGS

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, Saturday, July 8th Mariette HANNA, aged 79 years. Deceased was the wife of James P. HANNA, a pioneer of this county, having lived on the farm where she died, twenty years. They came here from Shiawasse county and entered a government homestead of 160 acres which they have converted from a wilderness into a beautiful farm and home until her age prevented much activity she was ever present in that section, in case of sickness and need and was universally esteemed. She had enjoyed excellent health until two days before her death, when a stroke of paralysis brought the begining of the end which was peaceful and painless. Besides her aged husband, she leaves two sons, John of Beaver Creek, who is with them in the old home and Delos of Owosso and two daughters, Mrs. Emma HASTINGS of Arkansas and Mrs. Jennie WINDSOR of Kalkaska County. The funeral was at the town hall and the burial was at the Beaver Creek Cemetery, near their home. (13 Jul 1905)


Emma HANNA

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, Saturday, July 8th Mariette HANNA, aged 79 years. Deceased was the wife of James P. HANNA, a pioneer of this county, having lived on the farm where she died, twenty years. They came here from Shiawasse county and entered a government homestead of 160 acres which they have converted from a wilderness into a beautiful farm and home until her age prevented much activity she was ever present in that section, in case of sickness and need and was universally esteemed. She had enjoyed excellent health until two days before her death, when a stroke of paralysis brought the begining of the end which was peaceful and painless. Besides her aged husband, she leaves two sons, John of Beaver Creek, who is with them in the old home and Delos of Owosso and two daughters, Mrs. Emma HASTINGS of Arkansas and Mrs. Jennie WINDSOR of Kalkaska County. The funeral was at the town hall and the burial was at the Beaver Creek Cemetery, near their home. (13 Jul 1905)

-The body of James P. HANNA, arrived here yesterday morning from Kansas, accompanied by his daughter, Mrs. T. E. HASTINGS, with whom he had been since the death of his wife, last year. Mr. HANNA was one of the early pioneers of Beaver Creek, in this county, a successful and progressive farmer, and a man of unblemished character and undoubted integrity. We think he had passed four score years of life. He will be buried today from his old home, by the side of the wife with whom he had lived for more than half a century, and both will be long remembered for the good deeds of their life. (8 Feb 1906)


H. P. MADSON

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 H. P. HANSON in this village, Monday, June 24, H. P. MADSON and Marie E. WILLIAMS, Rev. H. A. SHELDON officiating. (3 Aug 1905)


Marie E. Williams

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 H. P. HANSON in this village, Monday, June 24, H. P. MADSON and Marie E. WILLIAMS, Rev. H. A. SHELDON officiating. (3 Aug 1905)


W. T. HAMMOND

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. W. T. HAMMOND, accompanied by her daughter Ida, of Bay City, and her son of this place, spent Sunday at the Soo, and Monday at Mackinaw Island, returning Tuesday. (3 Aug 1905)


Mrs. W. T. Hammond

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. W. T. HAMMOND, accompanied by her daughter Ida, of Bay City, and her son of this place, spent Sunday at the Soo, and Monday at Mackinaw Island, returning Tuesday. (3 Aug 1905)


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