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

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James ROSS

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. JOHNSON at M. E. Parsonage Monday evening, November 16th., Miss Hannah ROBINSON to Mr. James ROSS. The happy couple left Tuesday noon for East Jordon, their future home. The best wishes of all go with them. (19 Nov 1908)


Hannah ROBINSON

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. JOHNSON at M. E. Parsonage Monday evening, November 16th., Miss Hannah ROBINSON to Mr. James ROSS. The happy couple left Tuesday noon for East Jordon, their future home. The best wishes of all go with them. (19 Nov 1908)


Levi PRATT

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:
-FREDERIC FREAKS.
Mrs. Levi PRATT, an old resident, died last week, aged 78 years. the funeral was held from the M. E. church. (5 Nov 1908)


Mrs. Levi PRATT

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:
-FREDERIC FREAKS.
Mrs. Levi PRATT, an old resident, died last week, aged 78 years. the funeral was held from the M. E. church. (5 Nov 1908)


SULLIVAN

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:
-FREDERIC FREAKS.
Mrs. SULLIVAN of Vanderbilt, was visiting her father, Mr. John BRADY Sr. and sister Mrs. B. J. CALLAHAN. (14 Feb 1907)


Mrs. SULLIVAN BRADY

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:
-FREDERIC FREAKS.
Mrs. SULLIVAN of Vanderbilt, was visiting her father, Mr. John BRADY Sr. and sister Mrs. B. J. CALLAHAN. (14 Feb 1907)


B. J. CALLAHAN

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:
-FREDERIC ITEMS.
Last Thursday night B. J. CALLAHAN gave a dancing party at the opera house in honor of his marriage. By request the Lady Maccabees served a midnight supper. the affair was a decided success. (26 Jan 1905)

-FREDERIC CORRESPONDENCE.
Born to Mr. and Mrs. B. J. CALLAHAN, Nov. 4th, a son. (9 Nov 1905)

-FREDERIC FREAKS.
Mrs. SULLIVAN of Vanderbilt, was visiting her father, Mr. John BRADY Sr. and sister Mrs. B. J. CALLAHAN. (14 Feb 1907)

-BORN-To Mr. and Mrs. B. J. CALLAHAN, of Frederic, July 29th, a son. (6 Aug 1908)


Mrs. B. J. CALLAHAN BRADY

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:
-FREDERIC FREAKS.
Mrs. SULLIVAN of Vanderbilt, was visiting her father, Mr. John BRADY Sr. and sister Mrs. B. J. CALLAHAN. (14 Feb 1907)


B. N. STONE

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. B. N. STONE, who has been with her sister, Mrs. Dr. MONTGOMERY, in Beaver Creek, has returned to Chicago. She will be missed by many friends she has made while here, all of whom will hope for her return next season. (14 Feb 1907)


Mrs. B. N. STONE

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. B. N. STONE, who has been with her sister, Mrs. Dr. MONTGOMERY, in Beaver Creek, has returned to Chicago. She will be missed by many friends she has made while here, all of whom will hope for her return next season. (14 Feb 1907)


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. B. N. STONE, who has been with her sister, Mrs. Dr. MONTGOMERY, in Beaver Creek, has returned to Chicago. She will be missed by many friends she has made while here, all of whom will hope for her return next season. (14 Feb 1907)


Dr. MONTGOMERY

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. B. N. STONE, who has been with her sister, Mrs. Dr. MONTGOMERY, in Beaver Creek, has returned to Chicago. She will be missed by many friends she has made while here, all of whom will hope for her return next season. (14 Feb 1907)


Mrs. Dr. MONTGOMERY

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. B. N. STONE, who has been with her sister, Mrs. Dr. MONTGOMERY, in Beaver Creek, has returned to Chicago. She will be missed by many friends she has made while here, all of whom will hope for her return next season. (14 Feb 1907)


H. Peter HANSON

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:
- JOHANNESBURG JOTTINGS.
Mrs. H. P. HANSON of Grayling is making an extended visit in our village. She is with her sister Mrs. Fred LARSON. Peter is employed in the mill on the night crew. (28 Feb 1907)


Mrs. H. P. HANSON 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:
- JOHANNESBURG JOTTINGS.
Mrs. H. P. HANSON of Grayling is making an extended visit in our village. She is with her sister Mrs. Fred LARSON. Peter is employed in the mill on the night crew. (28 Feb 1907)


Edward SORENSON

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:
-OBITUARY.
Mrs. Anne Malene SORENSON, who died last week, was born March 17, 1836, at West Kippinge, Falster, Denmark. On the 24th of December, 1854, she was married to Mr. Severin SORENSON, of Egense Falster, and became the mother of eleven children, nine sons and two daughters, of whom two sons and one daughter, died in Denmark. She came with her family to Graying, August 6th., 1888, and has lived here ever since. One son died in 1893 in Chicago, from being accidentally suffocated by gas, from a coal stove. Her husband died in grayling, in 1898, aged 73 years, and now with her death she leaves six sons and a daughter, namely: Olaf, victor, Edward, Rudolf, George, and Waldemar, (J. W.) and Mary, wife of Mr. N. W. JENSON, all of Grayling. (12 Jun 1902)


Mrs. Edward SORENSON

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:
- JOHANNESBURG JOTTINGS.
Ed. SORENSON of Grayling, who is swinging the log rule on the banking ground got lonesome and Mrs. SORENSON and daughter Agnes came up and remained over Sunday. Ed. is happy again. (28 Feb 1907)


WILCOX

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 LITTLE SCRATCH KILLS A. A. WILCOX.
From a mere scratch on the back of his right hand, Andrew A. WILCOX a resident of Carson City, Nevada, developed blood poisoning, which resulted in his death Thursday, February 21, 1907.
The remains were shipped to Carson by Fetters S. DURRETT, where interment will take place. The deceased was 76 years of age, he was a native of Vermont. At the time of the civil war he was in Michigan, he enlisted in the army, but was mustered out because of ill nealth and never went to the front, where his heart was. His three brothers were stronger and all fought through the entire war, except Luman C. who died in Alexanderia in 1863.
Less than a year ago, the wife of the deceased passed away, and since that time he has wanted to die. He has mourned constantly over the loss of his life companion, and has rapidly grown feeble under the grief.
Two sons Luman and Francis who are now in Merced county, California, a daughter, Mrs. RIEHL of Carson, three brothers, John F. WILCOX, now in Grayling, Michigan, George and Z. T. WILCOX of Carson City, and a sister, Mrs. WINCHESTER, who lives in Vermont, are left to mourn his death. (14 Mar 1907)


Luman C. WILCOX

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 LITTLE SCRATCH KILLS A. A. WILCOX.
From a mere scratch on the back of his right hand, Andrew A. WILCOX a resident of Carson City, Nevada, developed blood poisoning, which resulted in his death Thursday, February 21, 1907.
The remains were shipped to Carson by Fetters S. DURRETT, where interment will take place. The deceased was 76 years of age, he was a native of Vermont. At the time of the civil war he was in Michigan, he enlisted in the army, but was mustered out because of ill nealth and never went to the front, where his heart was. His three brothers were stronger and all fought through the entire war, except Luman C. who died in Alexanderia in 1863.
Less than a year ago, the wife of the deceased passed away, and since that time he has wanted to die. He has mourned constantly over the loss of his life companion, and has rapidly grown feeble under the grief.
Two sons Luman and Francis who are now in Merced county, California, a daughter, Mrs. RIEHL of Carson, three brothers, John F. WILCOX, now in Grayling, Michigan, George and Z. T. WILCOX of Carson City, and a sister, Mrs. WINCHESTER, who lives in Vermont, are left to mourn his death. (14 Mar 1907)


George WILCOX

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 LITTLE SCRATCH KILLS A. A. WILCOX.
From a mere scratch on the back of his right hand, Andrew A. WILCOX a resident of Carson City, Nevada, developed blood poisoning, which resulted in his death Thursday, February 21, 1907.
The remains were shipped to Carson by Fetters S. DURRETT, where interment will take place. The deceased was 76 years of age, he was a native of Vermont. At the time of the civil war he was in Michigan, he enlisted in the army, but was mustered out because of ill nealth and never went to the front, where his heart was. His three brothers were stronger and all fought through the entire war, except Luman C. who died in Alexanderia in 1863.
Less than a year ago, the wife of the deceased passed away, and since that time he has wanted to die. He has mourned constantly over the loss of his life companion, and has rapidly grown feeble under the grief.
Two sons Luman and Francis who are now in Merced county, California, a daughter, Mrs. RIEHL of Carson, three brothers, John F. WILCOX, now in Grayling, Michigan, George and Z. T. WILCOX of Carson City, and a sister, Mrs. WINCHESTER, who lives in Vermont, are left to mourn his death. (14 Mar 1907)


Z. T. WILCOX

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 LITTLE SCRATCH KILLS A. A. WILCOX.
From a mere scratch on the back of his right hand, Andrew A. WILCOX a resident of Carson City, Nevada, developed blood poisoning, which resulted in his death Thursday, February 21, 1907.
The remains were shipped to Carson by Fetters S. DURRETT, where interment will take place. The deceased was 76 years of age, he was a native of Vermont. At the time of the civil war he was in Michigan, he enlisted in the army, but was mustered out because of ill nealth and never went to the front, where his heart was. His three brothers were stronger and all fought through the entire war, except Luman C. who died in Alexanderia in 1863.
Less than a year ago, the wife of the deceased passed away, and since that time he has wanted to die. He has mourned constantly over the loss of his life companion, and has rapidly grown feeble under the grief.
Two sons Luman and Francis who are now in Merced county, California, a daughter, Mrs. RIEHL of Carson, three brothers, John F. WILCOX, now in Grayling, Michigan, George and Z. T. WILCOX of Carson City, and a sister, Mrs. WINCHESTER, who lives in Vermont, are left to mourn his death. (14 Mar 1907)


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