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

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Eldon J. STONGHTON

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-On the 4th inst., by Justice F. L. HADLEY, Mr. Eldon J. STONGHTON, of Williamston, Mich., and Miss Maggie CASTERLINE, of Ogemaw county. (7 Apr 1887)


Maggie CASTERLINE

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-On the 4th inst., by Justice F. L. HADLEY, Mr. Eldon J. STONGHTON, of Williamston, Mich., and Miss Maggie CASTERLINE, of Ogemaw county. (7 Apr 1887)


A. LORANGER

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:
-The marriage of A. LORANGER, the druggist of this city, and Miss Minnie HAMILTON, of Flint, takes places this morning (Tuesday) in that city. - Bay City Tribune. (14 Apr 1887)


Minnie HAMILTON

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:
-The marriage of A. LORANGER, the druggist of this city, and Miss Minnie HAMILTON, of Flint, takes places this morning (Tuesday) in that city. - Bay City Tribune. (14 Apr 1887)


Clark GRISWOLD

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 Jacob LIGHTNER, the officiating Justice of the Peace, Clark GRISWOLD, of Grove, and Miss Katie McNEVIN, of Grayling. (5 May 1887)


Katie 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:
-MARRIED-At the residence of Jacob LIGHTNER, the officiating Justice of the Peace, Clark GRISWOLD, of Grove, and Miss Katie McNEVIN, of Grayling. (5 May 1887)


Wm. SUTRON

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.-On the 21st. inst., by Rev. T. EDWARDS, Mr. Wm. SUTRON and Miss Mary P. HOSKIN. They have gone to Omer, Arenac county, where Mr. SUTRON has opened a boot and shoe shop. (2 Jun 1887)


Mary P. HOSKIN

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.-On the 21st. inst., by Rev. T. EDWARDS, Mr. Wm. SUTRON and Miss Mary P. HOSKIN. They have gone to Omer, Arenac county, where Mr. SUTRON has opened a boot and shoe shop. (2 Jun 1887)


Lloyd O. ROBBINS

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 Frederic, June 2, '87, by Rev. Wm. PUTNAM, Lloyd O. ROBBINS, of Bagley, and Mary E. HILL, of West Bay City. (9 Jun 1887)


Mary E. HILL

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 Frederic, June 2, '87, by Rev. Wm. PUTNAM, Lloyd O. ROBBINS, of Bagley, and Mary E. HILL, of West Bay City. (9 Jun 1887)


T. E. 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.-On last Friday, June 3rd, Bertie, only child of Mr. and Mrs. T. E. HASTINGS, of Beaver Creek township, aged five years. the parents have the heartfelt sympathy of the Avalanche office in their sad bereavement. (9 Jun 1887)


Mrs. T. E. 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:
-Mrs. T. E. HASTINGS arrived from her Arkansas home Monday, in time for her mother's funeral, but too late to see her in life. (13 Jul 1905)


Bertie 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.-On last Friday, June 3rd, Bertie, only child of Mr. and Mrs. T. E. HASTINGS, of Beaver Creek township, aged five years. the parents have the heartfelt sympathy of the Avalanche office in their sad bereavement. (9 Jun 1887)

-OBITUARY.
The unwelcome messenger, Death, has come in our midst and taken a loved one. Bertie, only child of T. E. and E. HASTINGS, of Beaver Creek township, who died of brain disease, June 3d, 1887, aged 5 years and one month. He was taken sick Wednesday morning, and died Friday afternoon. All was done that could be, but God who doeth all things well, saw fit to have him laid away. His mission is completed. Weep not fond parents as those who have no hope. Say with David of old, "I shall go to him, but he shall not return to me." Funeral services were held at the town hall. Words of comfort were spoken by Elder PHELPS, of Grayling. (9 Jun 1887)


Emile F. SCHIEB

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.-In Maple Forrest, June 6, '87, by Rev. Wm. PUTNAM of Frederic, Emile F. SCHIEB of Maple Forrest, and Edia HALLMAN of Otsego Lake. (16 Jun 1887)


Edia HALLMAN

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.-In Maple Forrest, June 6, '87, by Rev. Wm. PUTNAM of Frederic, Emile F. SCHIEB of Maple Forrest, and Edia HALLMAN of Otsego Lake. (16 Jun 1887)


Hon. D. P. MARKEY

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 regret to announce that Hon. D. P. MARKEY has decided to remove from West Branch in the near future. Mr. MARKEY has resided here for about six years and has become deservingly popular with all classes of the community. He has prospered remarkably well in West Branch but now thinks he can better his changes for the future by removing to a larger city. He expects to go to Grand Rapids where he will form a partnership with Hon. G. J. DIEKEMA. We understand that Mr. HALL is considering the advisability of removing but has not yet fully decided. He will not leave yet for a year or more. Mr. MARKEY goes about July 1st.-Ogemaw Times. (16 Jun 1887)

-The second son of Hon. D. P. MARKEY, formerly of West Branch, attempted the lives of his father and mother last Monday, and then of his own, by jumping into the river. He has been declared insane and sent to an asylum. (9 Jan 1902)


Mrs. D. P. MARKEY

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. D. P. MARKEY, formerly of West Branch and well known to many of our citizens, died at her home, in Port Huron, Monday. (18 Mar 1897)


LANKENAW

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. August LANKEAW, of Fort Wayne, Indiana, is visiting his brother, Prof. LANKENAW. (23 Jun 1887)


Prof. F. W. LANKENAW

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. August LANKEAW, of Fort Wayne, Indiana, is visiting his brother, Prof. LANKENAW. (23 Jun 1887)

-Mr. August LANKENAW, assistant postmaster, Fort Wayne Ind., who has been visiting his brother F. W. LANKENAW, left for home Tuesday noon. (30 Jun 1887)

-Prof. F. W. LANKENAW is edifying his friends with a phonograph, which talks back with the voice of the speaker, or renders cornet music, which was received from the instrument of Clare HADLEY. It is a wonderful invention and new to this place. (16 Aug 1888)

-Prof. F. W. LANKENAW has accepted a situation as manager of a wholesale furniture establishment at Fort Wayne Ind., Mrs. LANKENAW and Miss Clara, left yesterday for their new home. Their friends wish them all prosperity. (10 Oct 1889)

-Prof. F. W. LANKENAW, a former superintendent of our schools, died at his home in Bay City, Tuesday, Nov. 4, from paralysis. His wife and two children survive him. (13 Nov 1902)


August LANKENAW

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. August LANKEAW, of Fort Wayne, Indiana, is visiting his brother, Prof. LANKENAW. (23 Jun 1887)

-Mr. August LANKENAW, assistant postmaster, Fort Wayne Ind., who has been visiting his brother F. W. LANKENAW, left for home tuesday noon. (30 Jun 1887)


George W. EVARTS

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:
-George EVARTS, formerly of Grayling, has moved from Frederic to Big Creek, Montmorency county. (7 Jul 1887)

-George EVART, and Alexander CAMPBELL, formerly of Frederic, have taken up homesteads in Montmorency county. (4 Aug 1887)

-A Mr. HARE and family moved in from Frederic, Crawford county, last week and will settle on the plains on section 5, town 31 n. r 2 east, near Canada creek. He is a son in law of George EVERTTS. - Atlanta TRIBUNE. (31 Oct 1889)

-We notice in the Imlay City Optic that a marriage license was issued last week to George EVERTS, of Montmorency, and Mrs. M. J. JERVIS, of Attica. They were married in Lapeer. Mr. EVERTS is one of the leading farmers in the northern part of this county. We extend congratulations to the happy couple, hoping they will enjoy many years of connubial bliss. - Atlanta Tribune. (24 Jul 1890)

-MARRIED-EVART-JARVIS. At the residence of G. EVARTS Sr., on Saturday, August 8th, by Rev. R. HOUSTON. George W. EVARTS to Rosa A. JARVIS, both of Montmorency twp. - Atlanta Tribune. (20 Aug 1891)


Rosa A.

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 notice in the Imlay City Optic that a marriage license was issued last week to George EVERTS, of Montmorency, and Mrs. M. J. JERVIS, of Attica. They were married in Lapeer. Mr. EVERTS is one of the leading farmers in the northern part of this county. We extend congratulations to the happy couple, hoping they will enjoy many years of connubial bliss. - Atlanta Tribune. (24 Jul 1890)

-MARRIED-EVART-JARVIS. At the residence of G. EVARTS Sr., on Saturday, August 8th, by Rev. R. HOUSTON. George W. EVARTS to Rosa A. JARVIS, both of Montmorency twp. - Atlanta Tribune. (20 Aug 1891)


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