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October 28, 1865

Saint Croix Courier

Saint Stephen, Charlotte County, New Brunswick

m. Manistee, Michigan, 27th Sept., by Rev. J. Boynton, David Wayer MOWATT, formerly of St. Andrews (Charlotte Co.) N.B. / Hattie M. RICKER of Manistee


October 21, 1869

Union Advocate

Newcastle, Northumberland, New Brunswick

d. At residence of Anthony ROGERS, Manistee, Michigan, U.S., 24th August, Phineas WILLISTON, age 54, formerly of Miramichi.


June 4, 1880

The Daily Telegraph

St. John, St. John County, New Brunswick

d. Leadville, Colorado, 11th ult., William Henry MOWATT, age 22, eldest s/o D.W. MOWATT of Manistee, Michigan and grandson of Col. D.J. MOWATT of St. Andrews (Charlotte Co.)


March 31, 1888

The World

Chatham, Northumberland County, New Brunswick

d. Browntown, Manistee Co., Michigan, 1st March, Anthony ROGERS, age 76, s/o Anthong ROGERS of North West Miramichi, N.B., one of the oldest settlers. He left Miramichi in 1849 and was four years in Milwaukee and after that went to Manistee and has since been one of the principal lumbermen of the county. He was married to Margaret SWEET d/o John SWEET. He was father of ten children, four of whom are living and he had 30 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren who are living in the neighborhood.


July 14, 1888

Carleton Sentinel

Woodstock, Carleton County, New Brunswick

East Florenceville (Carleton Co.) July 11 - S. RIDEOUT of Michigan is spending the summer with his relatives in this locality.


July 2, 1894

The Daily Telegraph

St. John, St. John County, New Brunswick

d. Manistee, Michigan, July 1st, Mary L. FERGUSON w/o A. Rankine FERGUSON, formerly of Bathurst (Glouc. Co.) and sixth d/o late William O. SMITH of (St. John) city


August 8, 1896

Carleton Sentinel

Woodstock, Carleton County, New Brunswick

F.L. TIBBITTS and wife of Milwaukee arrived here Friday and spent a few days in town visiting Mrs. Tibbitts' brother, Conductor STREET. They proceeded to Andover (Victoria Co.) Monday to visit their brothers. It is 19 years since Mr. Tibbitts left for the west, where he is engaged in the lumbering business. He was for several years an alderman in Milwaukee and for one term Mayor.


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