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

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MARTIN

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. Mabel MARTIN was quietly married to Samuel LaVICTOIRE, of Bay City, Oct. 1. It was a surprise party to her friends in this village. (3 Oct 1907)


Mrs. Mabel MARTIN

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. Mabel MARTIN was quietly married to Samuel LaVICTOIRE, of Bay City, Oct. 1. It was a surprise party to her friends in this village. (10 Oct 1907)

-Mrs. Mabel MARTIN went to Bay City Tuesday for a short visit with her father, and will go from there to Los Angeles, Cal., where she has a sister living. (21 Jan 1909)


Alton 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:
-Married-At the County Clerk's office, Oct. 5th, Alton BROTT and Mary SAFRED, of Beaver Creek, Justice J. J. NIEDERER officiating. (10 Oct 1907)

-Born-At their home in Beaver Creek, July 24th., to Mr. and Mrs. Alton BROTT, a daughter. All happy, especially Grandpa George. (30 Jul 1908)


Mary SAFRED

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 County Clerk's office, Oct. 5th, Alton BROTT and Mary SAFRED, of Beaver Creek, Justice J. J. NIEDERER officiating. (10 Oct 1907)


Charles W. CHADWICK

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:
-Chas. CHADWICK, living on a farm about 5 miles south of Atlanta, was found dead in the road, Wednesday of last week, about 1 1/2 miles from home. Upon examination it was found that he had been shot, the bullet entering below the left shoulder blade and passed entirely through his body passing out on the right side. It appears that after he was shot he turned around and walked some distance toward home, before death came, and he had taken off his shoes and coat. The son, aged 21 years was taken into custody by Sheriff MURPHY and lodged in the county jail suspected of the murder of his father. Young CHADWICK will make no statement implicating himself with the killing of his father. Mrs. CHADWICK, the widow of the murdered man, has also been arrested under suspicion. (10 Oct 1907)

-The jury in the CHADWICK murder case near Atlanta, returned the following verdict in the case: "We find that Charles W. CHADWICK came to his death on the afternoon or evening of Tuesday, Sept. 24, from a bullet wound from a rifle shot fired from a large calibre rifle in the hands of some unknown person." Mrs. CHADWICK is declared insane by her physician, and her condition is very serious. There will be no trial until the next term of court. (17 Oct 1907)


Mrs. Chas. CHADWICK

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:
-Chas. CHADWICK, living on a farm about 5 miles south of Atlanta, was found dead in the road, Wednesday of last week, about 1 1/2 miles from home. Upon examination it was found that he had been shot, the bullet entering below the left shoulder blade and passed entirely through his body passing out on the right side. It appears that after he was shot he turned around and walked some distance toward home, before death came, and he had taken off his shoes and coat. The son, aged 21 years was taken into custody by Sheriff MURPHY and lodged in the county jail suspected of the murder of his father. Young CHADWICK will make no statement implicating himself with the killing of his father. Mrs. CHADWICK, the widow of the murdered man, has also been arrested under suspicion. (10 Oct 1907)

-The jury in the CHADWICK murder case near Atlanta, returned the following verdict in the case: "We find that Charles W. CHADWICK came to his death on the afternoon or evening of Tuesday, Sept. 24, from a bullet wound from a rifle shot fired from a large calibre rifle in the hands of some unknown person." Mrs. CHADWICK is declared insane by her physician, and her condition is very serious. There will be no trial until the next term of court. (17 Oct 1907)


CHADWICK

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:
-Chas. CHADWICK, living on a farm about 5 miles south of Atlanta, was found dead in the road, Wednesday of last week, about 1 1/2 miles from home. Upon examination it was found that he had been shot, the bullet entering below the left shoulder blade and passed entirely through his body passing out on the right side. It appears that after he was shot he turned around and walked some distance toward home, before death came, and he had taken off his shoes and coat. The son, aged 21 years was taken into custody by Sheriff MURPHY and lodged in the county jail suspected of the murder of his father. Young CHADWICK will make no statement implicating himself with the killing of his father. Mrs. CHADWICK, the widow of the murdered man, has also been arrested under suspicion. (10 Oct 1907)

-The jury in the CHADWICK murder case near Atlanta, returned the following verdict in the case: "We find that Charles W. CHADWICK came to his death on the afternoon or evening of Tuesday, Sept. 24, from a bullet wound from a rifle shot fired from a large calibre rifle in the hands of some unknown person." Mrs. CHADWICK is declared insane by her physician, and her condition is very serious. There will be no trial until the next term of court. (17 Oct 1907)


Hugo SCHREIBER Sr.

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:
-H. SCHREIBER of Grove township is the happy father of a boy-baby. (4 Sep 1884)

-A little girl at H. SCHRIBER's, in Grove last week makes glad the hearts of the parents. (7 Oct 1886)

-H. SCHRIBER, of Grove township was called to Jackson, last Wednesday, by the death of his brother. (3 Jan 1895)

-BORN-April 21st, to Mr. and Mrs. H. SCHREIBER, of Grove, a son. (30 Apr 1896)

-SOUTH BRANCH ITEMS.
Will SCHREIBER and sister, Miss Rosa, both of Sigsbee, were guests at J. ROYCE's, Sunday. (20 Feb 1902)


Lizzie SCHREIBER

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:
-STEPHAN'S BRIDGE BRIEFLETS.
The Misses Rose and Lizzie SCHREIBER visited at the home of their brother H. SCHREIBER at Pere Cheney, Sunday. (17 Oct 1907)

-MAPLE FOREST FLASHES.
Miss Lizzie SCHREIBER is visiting her sister, Mrs. Rufus EDMONDS. (13 Feb 1908)


Will SCHREIBER

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:
-SOUTH BRANCH ITEMS.
Will SCHREIBER and sister, Miss Rosa, both of Sigsbee, were guests at J. ROYCE's, Sunday. (20 Feb 1902)

-Wm. SCHREIBER has sold his home in this village and gone to Canada on a prospecting tour. He will look over the Alberta district, and if not satisfied will drop south into Oregon and Washington. He is one of the straight sort of men that we are sorrry to see leaving this section. (26 Mar 1908)

-Wm. SCHREIBER and Ed HALEY have each entered a homestead near Nanton, Alberta Dist., Can., and will be joined by their wives early in May. We are sorry to have them leave us. (23 Apr 1908)


Rosa SCHREIBER

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:
-SOUTH BRANCH ITEMS.
Will SCHREIBER and sister, Miss Rosa, both of Sigsbee, were guests at J. ROYCE's, Sunday. (20 Feb 1902)

-STEPHAN'S BRIDGE BRIEFLETS.
The Misses Rose and Lizzie SCHREIBER visited at the home of their brother H. SCHREIBER at Pere Cheney, Sunday. (17 Oct 1907)


CORY

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:
-Word is received here of the terrible accident to Mrs. B. CORY, of Marshall, Mich., the 11th inst., who was instantly killed on the railroad track in that city. Her body was completely dismembered, her limbs being torn from her body and hurled in different dirrections and her trunk cut in two at the waist. The head was almost severed from the trunk and portions of the body were strung along the track for a quarter of a mile. She was a sister of Mrs. D. FLAGG of this village, who, with her husband are with the stricken family. (17 Oct 1907)


Mrs. B. CORY EVERTS

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:
-Word is received here of the terrible accident to Mrs. B. CORY, of Marshall, Mich., the 11th inst., who was instantly killed on the railroad track in that city. Her body was completely dismembered, her limbs being torn from her body and hurled in different dirrections and her trunk cut in two at the waist. The head was almost severed from the trunk and portions of the body were strung along the track for a quarter of a mile. She was a sister of Mrs. D. FLAGG of this village, who, with her husband are with the stricken family. (17 Oct 1907)


James MCNEVIN

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:
-LOVELL'S LOCALS.
Mr. and Mrs. James McNEVIN and daughter Bernice, Miss Mary McNEVIN and Melvin BUSHAW were calling at J. V. MILLER's, Sunday. (17 Oct 1907)

-Born-October 2nd., to Mr. and Mrs. James McNEVIN, a daughter. (8 Oct 1908)


Bernice MCNEVIN

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:
-LOVELL'S LOCALS.
Mr. and Mrs. James McNEVIN and daughter Bernice, Miss Mary McNEVIN and Melvin BUSHAW were calling at J. V. MILLER's, Sunday. (17 Oct 1907)


A. W. 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:
-MARRIED-At the residence of the bride's father in this village, Oct. 23, Miss Augusta OLSON and A. W. SMITH Rev. A. C. KILDEGAARDE officiating. The happy pair took the evening train for Chicago, followed by the congratulations and best wishes of hosts of friends. "May they live long and prosper. (31 Oct 1907)


Augusta OLSON

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:
-There was a pleasant birthday party given Monday evening at John OLSON's in honor of the 18th birthday of his daughter Augusta. An enjoyable time for the thirty guests. (15 Mar 1900)

-MARRIED-At the residence of the bride's father in this village, Oct. 23, Miss Augusta OLSON and A. W. SMITH Rev. A. C. KILDEGAARDE officiating. The happy pair took the evening train for Chicago, followed by the congratulations and best wishes of hosts of friends. "May they live long and prosper. (31 Oct 1907)


Roy FULLER

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:
-At Roscommon Saturday, Nov. 2, Miss Mary WOODRUFF, daughter of Hon. H. H. WOODRUFF, was united in marriage to Roy FULLER of Falls City, Oregon. the couple left at once for their western home. (14 Nov 1907)


Mary WOODRUFF

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:
-At Roscommon Saturday, Nov. 2, Miss Mary WOODRUFF, daughter of Hon. H. H. WOODRUFF, was united in marriage to Roy FULLER of Falls City, Oregon. the couple left at once for their western home. (14 Nov 1907)


HUTCHENSON

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. A. CROSS received word yesterday of the sudden death of her brother, J. A. HUTCHENSON of Caro. He had visited here several times and was known to many of our citizens. (14 Nov 1907)


J. A. HUTCHENSON

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. A. CROSS received word yesterday of the sudden death of her brother, J. A. HUTCHENSON of Caro. He had visited here several times and was known to many of our citizens. (14 Nov 1907)


THOMPSON

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.
Miss Minnie THOMPSON and sister Anna called on Maude and Mable WOODBURN Sunday afternoon. (14 Nov 1907)


Minnie THOMPSON

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.
Miss Minnie THOMPSON and sister Anna called on Maude and Mable WOODBURN Sunday afternoon. (14 Nov 1907)


Anna THOMPSON

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.
Miss Minnie THOMPSON and sister Anna called on Maude and Mable WOODBURN Sunday afternoon. (14 Nov 1907)


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