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

Notes


FINDLEY

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:
-BEAVER CREEK.
EDITOR AVALANCHE:
Mrs. Jane FINDLEY, of Shiawassee county, is visiting her sister, Mrs. D. W. HANNA. (26 Jul 1883)


Jane

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:
-BEAVER CREEK.
EDITOR AVALANCHE:
Mrs. Jane FINDLEY, of Shiawassee county, is visiting her sister, Mrs. D. W. HANNA. (26 Jul 1883)


Unknown

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:
-BEAVER CREEK.
EDITOR AVALANCHE:
Mrs. Jane FINDLEY, of Shiawassee county, is visiting her sister, Mrs. D. W. HANNA. (26 Jul 1883)


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:
-BEAVER CREEK.
EDITOR AVALANCHE:
Mrs. Jane FINDLEY, of Shiawassee county, is visiting her sister, Mrs. D. W. HANNA. (26 Jul 1883)


Mrs. D. W. 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:
-BEAVER CREEK.
EDITOR AVALANCHE:
Mrs. Jane FINDLEY, of Shiawassee county, is visiting her sister, Mrs. D. W. HANNA. (26 Jul 1883)


James B. TITUS

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:
-BEAVER CREEK.
EDITOR AVALANCHE:
Mr. James B. TITUS and Miss Emma DECK were married Saturday evening, July 21st, Justice T. E. HASTINGS tying the know. Next! Hurry up Eli, Tom, Frank, Abe, Will! What are you all thinking about? (26 Jul 1883)


Emma DECK

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:
-BEAVER CREEK.
EDITOR AVALANCHE:
Mr. James B. TITUS and Miss Emma DECK were married Saturday evening, July 21st, Justice T. E. HASTINGS tying the know. Next! Hurry up Eli, Tom, Frank, Abe, Will! What are you all thinking about? (26 Jul 1883)


Eugene E. BAKER

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 residence in Beaver Creek township, on Wednesday, July 25th, 1883, of typhoid fever, Mrs. Eugene BAKER, aged 27 years, 3(or 80 months.
Mrs. BAKER was a woman greatly beloved by all who knew her, and her loss is deeply mourned. She leaves a sorrowing husband, an infant babe two months old, and a 2-year-old son. (2 Aug 1883)

-DIED-On the 10th inst., in Beaver Creek township, Bertha May BAKER, daughter of Eugene E. and Ella E. BAKER, aged 3 years and 2 months. (12 Aug 1886)


Ella E.

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 residence in Beaver Creek township, on Wednesday, July 25th, 1883, of typhoid fever, Mrs. Eugene BAKER, aged 27 years, 3(or 80 months.
Mrs. BAKER was a woman greatly beloved by all who knew her, and her loss is deeply mourned. She leaves a sorrowing husband, an infant babe two months old, and a 2-year-old son. (2 Aug 1883)

-DIED-On the 10th inst., in Beaver Creek township, Bertha May BAKER, daughter of Eugene E. and Ella E. BAKER, aged 3 years and 2 months. (12 Aug 1886)

-Mr. E. E. BAKER and wife, (nee Miss Flora NEWMAN) arrived Monday for a visit with father NEWMAN and friends. They reside at Liberty, in Jackson county. (26 Aug 1897)


Wm. DECKER

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:
-Wm. DECKER, of Freeland, Saginaw county, would like tidings of his boy Willie, aged 17, who mysteriously disappeared from Zilwaukee in December. He is plainly marked by a wen over his right eye and a scar under his left. (16 Aug 1883)


Willie DECKER

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:
-Wm. DECKER, of Freeland, Saginaw county, would like tidings of his boy Willie, aged 17, who mysteriously disappeared from Zilwaukee in December. He is plainly marked by a wen over his right eye and a scar under his left. (16 Aug 1883)


N. H. EVANS

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. N. H. EVANS, of South Branch, one of Crawford couty's most substantial farmers, was in the city yesterday. He was a welcome caller at this office. We were informed by Mr. EVANS that the remains of Mr. DELONG, the insane man who strayed way from his home near Roscommon a month or so ago, were found within about forty rods of his home last Saturday evening. He was so badly decomposed that when his hat was removed his head dropped from off his shoulders. (16 Aug 1883)

-A sad accident occured at Pott's camp on the 8th inst. Walter EVANS, a homesteader who had worked for the company for some time, was killed by a wrecked train. Deceased was 22 years of age and unmarried. He was a sober and industrious man and respected by the community where he lived. He was a nephew of N. H. EVANS of South Branch. (15 Jan 1885)

-DIED.-At Summertown, Tenn., on Tuesday night, at 10 minutes to 12 o'clock, May, beloved daughter of Mr. and Mrs. N. H. EVANS, aged 18 years, 11 months and 28 days.
Our readers, and especially those in this and Crawford county will read with regret the obituary of this estimable young lady. Two years ago she had an attack of la grippe which affected her lungs, consumption set in and on Tuesday she passed away, conscious to the last and willing to go., dying as she had lived, an earnest Christian. - Ros. News. (11 Feb 1892)

-N. H. EVANS, formerly of South Branch, now resides at Almena, Van Buren county. (10 May 1894)

-We received word, yesterday, from Mrs. Andrew SCOTT, of Lewiston, announcing the death of Victor EVANS, who was killed by a falling tree in Bliss and Van Aukens Camp, near that place, on Tuesday of this week. Victor was a son of N. H. EVANS, a former resident of South Branch township. - Ros. News. (14 Jan 1897)


May EVANS

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 Summertown, Tenn., on Tuesday night, at 10 minutes to 12 o'clock, May, beloved daughter of Mr. and Mrs. N. H. EVANS, aged 18 years, 11 months and 28 days.
Our readers, and especially those in this and Crawford county will read with regret the obituary of this estimable young lady. Two years ago she had an attack of la grippe which affected her lungs, consumption set in and on Tuesday she passed away, conscious to the last and willing to go., dying as she had lived, an earnest Christian. - Ros. News. (11 Feb 1892)


Victor EVANS

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:
-We received word, yesterday, from Mrs. Andrew SCOTT, of Lewiston, announcing the death of Victor EVANS, who was killed by a falling tree in Bliss and Van Aukens Camp, near that place, on Tuesday of this week. Victor was a son of N. H. EVANS, a former resident of South Branch township. - Ros. News. (14 Jan 1897)


EVANS

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 sad accident occured at Pott's camp on the 8th inst. Walter EVANS, a homesteader who had worked for the company for some time, was killed by a wrecked train. Deceased was 22 years of age and unmarried. He was a sober and industrious man and respected by the community where he lived. He was a nephew of N. H. EVANS of South Branch. (15 Jan 1885)


F. M. LAMPORT

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:
-In the matter of the petition of Geo. HORN for the custody of Hattie Stella HORN, which will be remembered by our citizens as made last May, Judge TUTTLE has just rendered his decision denying the petition and leaving the girl with her adopted paretns, Mr. and Mrs. F. M. LAMPORT. We believe the decision just and in all respects best for the girl. (16 Aug 1883)

-F. M. LAMPORT and wife left for Missouri yesterday noon, where he will join his son who moved to that section two years ago. (24 Mar 1887)

-Mrs. Frank LAMPORT died at her home at this place on the evening of Jan. 1st. She was 78 years old and had resided in this place for the last 18 years with her husband who is totally bind. They are highly respected citizens and Mr. LAMPORT has the sympathy of the entire community. Verona Item in Aurora Daily Argus, (Mo.) The deceased will be well remembered by the pioneers of this county. He lived for many years where L. T. WRIGHT now resides and was a respected citizen. He removed to Missouri with his son about 18 years ago, and has resided with him since the great affliction of blindness came upon him abou ten years ago. (1 Feb 1906)


Mrs. Frank M. LAMPORT

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 LAMPORT died at her home at this place on the evening of Jan. 1st. She was 78 years old and had resided in this place for the last 18 years with her husband who is totally bind. They are highly respected citizens and Mr. LAMPORT has the sympathy of the entire community. Verona Item in Aurora Daily Argus, (Mo.) The deceased will be well remembered by the pioneers of this county. He lived for many years where L. T. WRIGHT now resides and was a respected citizen. He removed to Missouri with his son about 18 years ago, and has resided with him since the great affliction of blindness came upon him abou ten years ago. (1 Feb 1906)


Hattie Stella HORN

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:
-In the matter of the petition of Geo. HORN for the custody of Hattie Stella HORN, which will be remembered by our citizens as made last May, Judge TUTTLE has just rendered his decision denying the petition and leaving the girl with her adopted paretns, Mr. and Mrs. F. M. LAMPORT. We believe the decision just and in all respects best for the girl. (16 Aug 1883)


Mrs. L. J. WILCOX LAMPORT

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. L. J. WILCOX and daughter, of Coldwater, are the guests of her brother F. M. LAMPORT. They have not met before for nine years and their present visit is accordingly enjoyed. (26 Jun 1884)


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