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

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WEST

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. Mary WEST was called to Ingham county Monday, by a telegram announcing the sudden death of her father, Mr. Stephen HAVENS, who is well known to many citizens of our county. (17 May 1888)


Mrs. Mary WEST HAVENS

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. Mary WEST was called to Ingham county Monday, by a telegram announcing the sudden death of her father, Mr. Stephen HAVENS, who is well known to many citizens of our county. (17 May 1888)


Stephen HAVENS

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. Mary WEST was called to Ingham county Monday, by a telegram announcing the sudden death of her father, Mr. Stephen HAVENS, who is well known to many citizens of our county. (17 May 1888)


MARSH

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:
-John D. MARSH, went to Otsego Lake, Saturday, on a visit to his brother H. J. MARSH. (24 May 1888)


John D. MARSH

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:
-John D. MARSH, went to Otsego Lake, Saturday, on a visit to his brother H. J. MARSH. (24 May 1888)


H. J. MARSH

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:
-John D. MARSH, went to Otsego Lake, Saturday, on a visit to his brother H. J. MARSH. (24 May 1888)


James MURPHEY

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 Wednesday, the 30th inst., at the Parsonage, by Rev. J. W. TAYLOR, Mr. James MURPHEY and Miss Jennie CHASE. All of Grayling. (7 Jun 1888)


Jennie CHASE

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 Wednesday, the 30th inst., at the Parsonage, by Rev. J. W. TAYLOR, Mr. James MURPHEY and Miss Jennie CHASE. All of Grayling. (7 Jun 1888)


W. T. MASTERS

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:
-CIRCUIT COURT.
A decree of divorcee was granted Cora WIGHT-MASTERS from W. T. MASTERS, and the Court adjourned. (21 Jan 1897)


Cora WIGHT

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 fifteenth birthday of Miss Cora WIGHT occurred last Friday. In the evening about sixty of her schoolmates and young friends surprised her by calling and presenting her with several very handsome presents. It was a very pleasant occasion and enjoyed by all who attended. Refreshments, music and other amusements were indulged in until the wee smal hours of the morning. (7 Jun 1888)

-The mother of Mrs. C. W. WIGHT and Mrs. J. F. HUM, and sister of Miss Cora WIGHT, of Dayton, Ohio, are making them a visit. (12 Jul 1888)

-Miss Cora WIGHT and her sister Miss Bessie METZLER spent two or three days last week in Frederic, visiting friends. (9 May 1889)

-A surprise party was given Miss Cora WIGHT, last Friday evening, at the residence of Mr. and Mrs. J. F. HUM, in honor of her 16th birthday. The evening was spent very pleasantly by the guests in playing games and partaking of refreshments. She received some very nice presents. (6 Jun 1889)

-CIRCUIT COURT.
A decree of divorcee was granted Cora WIGHT-MASTERS from W. T. MASTERS, and the Court adjourned. (21 Jan 1897)


WIGHT

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:
-Miss Cora WIGHT is made happy by a visit from her sister, Mrs. A. H. WETZ, of Dayton, Ohio, and Miss Meta VALENTINE, of Vassar. (14 Aug 1902)


Christian LARSON

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 brides' father in this village, Saturday June 16, Miss Annie FISHER and Christian LARSON, Justice F. L. HADLEY officiating. (21 Jun 1881)

-CIRCUIT COURT.
On call of the calender Chris LARSON plead guilty to having his saloon open on Sunday, and Wednesday was sentenced to pay a fine of $100.00, and $15 cost, or 90 days in the Detroit House of Corrections. The fine was paid. (17 May 1900)

-DIED-At his home in this village October 19th, Christian LARSON, aged 39 years. Deceased has been troubled for a long time with fatty degeneration of the heart, which caused paralysis of the respiratory system, resulting suddenly in death. The funeral, on Tuesday, was largely attended, the Scandinavian Society, of which he was a member, going in a body. (23 Oct 1902)


Annie FISHER

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 brides' father in this village, Saturday June 16, Miss Annie FISHER and Christian LARSON, Justice F. L. HADLEY officiating. (21 Jun 1881)


Hans HANSEN

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 Saturday June 16, by Justice F. L. HADLEY at the residence of R. LARSON, Miss Rosine JENSON to Hans HANSEN. (21 Jun 1881)


Rosine JENSON

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 Saturday June 16, by Justice F. L. HADLEY at the residence of R. LARSON, Miss Rosine JENSON to Hans HANSEN. (21 Jun 1881)


Charles WINKLEMAN

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 the 24th inst., at her residence in this township. Mrs. Charles WINKLEMAN, in the 84th year of her age. (28 Jun 1888)


Mrs. Charles WINKLEMAN

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 the 24th inst., at her residence in this township. Mrs. Charles WINKLEMAN, in the 84th year of her age. (28 Jun 1888)


John F. MITCHELL

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 Sunday, July 1st, by Rev. J. W. TAYLOR, at the parsonage, Mr. John F. MITCHELL and Miss Lottie MATHISON, both of Grayling. (5 Jul 1888)


Lottie MATHISON

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 Sunday, July 1st, by Rev. J. W. TAYLOR, at the parsonage, Mr. John F. MITCHELL and Miss Lottie MATHISON, both of Grayling. (5 Jul 1888)


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