St. Clair County ~ MIGenWeb
Queries - October-December 1997
- COOK, GALLENA, HALE-DORWAY, HALL, HAYNES, IRE, LASBROOKS, LOVEJOY, WAGNER posted by Ron Filion on Thursday, October 2, 1997
I am looking for any additional information regarding the following families that lived in St. Clair county: COOK, Frederick (b.?,Cornwall, England; d.~1915, Wales, MI) spouse: GALLENA, Victoria children: COOK, Jewel (b.~1870, Wales, MI); COOK, Annetta (b.~1872, Wales); COOK, Charles (b.~1874, Wales, MI); COOK, Charles (b.~1874), COOK, Fred; and COOK, Ephrem. HALL, Edward (b. Belfast, IRE) spouse: ?, Julia (b. Crystal Falls, PA) children: HALL, Ben, George, James (b.~1868), William, Malin, Charles, Alice, Safrone, Martha, Ella (all b. probably near or in Marine City, MI). Other names for marriages to above individuals include LOVEJOY, John; LASBROOKS, Elvie; HAYNES, William; HALE-DORWAY, Charles; and WAGNER, Charles. Any help would definitely be appreciated!
- FALKINBURG posted by David Absalom on Saturday, October 4, 1997
FALKINBURG: need names of parents, places of birth, and any other info for- Smith FALKINBURG - 1850 US Census pg 261; John J. FALKINBURG - 1850 US Census pg 236. I have only their names and page numbers from the census index. Do not know if they had families.
- FERGUSON, FLEMING, SWEET posted by Jean Owens on Sunday, October 5, 1997
FLEMING, FERGUSON, SWEET. Looking for info. on David D. FLEMING b 1860 Canada m 1881 Port Huron MI Sarah Jane FERGUSON b 1863 Port Huron MI. children Robert, Bertha b 1884 Port Huron, Dora b 1886 Port Huron, Charles b 1888, Samuel b 1890, Sarah b 1895. Samuel FLEMING b 1820 Ireland, Parents of David and Sarah, Charles FERGUSON b b 1831 Canada m 1852 Rhona Ann SWEET b 1832 Canada.
- LEE posted by Lori Eggert on Friday, October 10, 1997
LEE family of Berlin Twp., St. Cair Co. Thomas LEE b 1810 Rahugh, Co Westmeath, Ire. imm to St. Clair bef. 1845. extensive families in St. Clair & Lapeer. William LEE b 1826 Rahugh, Co Westmeath, Ire. imm 1865 to St. Clair, with son Edward S. LEE b 1854, Mary Jane b 1858 Rahugh, Ire, George William b 1865 Rahugh, Ire all settled in Berlin Twp. (Belle Isle) area. ANyone interested in LEE please E-mail CalifT@aol.com
- CAUSLEY, EMLAW, HARRIS posted by Maxine Shannon on Sunday, November 16, 1997
CAUSLEY/EMLAW/HARRIS: I am looking for my gr-grandparents. Josephine CAUSLEY married Joseph EMLAW, in Sarnia Lampton Twp, Ont. Canada and came to Port Huron, St. Clair Co. MI. Their children are Lila b. 6 Mar 1892: d. May 1973. Married John C. HARRIS. They had 7 children. Wm EMLAW b. 19 Dec 1893, d. Sep 1974. Dewey EMLAW b. 15 Mar 1897, d. Jul 1976. Jed EMLAW b. 26 Oct 1895, d. 1973. Married Cora. Charles EMLAW no info.
- BEAN, FENTON, RIVERS posted by David Schaff on Sunday, November 16, 1997
BEAN: Looking for information on Richard BEAN (b. 1794-July 7, 1856) m. Mary Louisa RIVERS Aug. 15, 1814 in Detroit Territory. Louisa was first "white women" born in Port Huron, according to History of St. Clair Co., MI. They moved to what was to become St. Clair Co., soon afterwords. He is buried at Kinney Cemetery. I do not know when Mary died or where she is buried. Richard was in the war of 1812 and received a pension from the U.S. for his participation. He was discharged in Detroit in 1814. In his application for his pension, he states he does not know the day or month of his birth. I do not know his parents, but he says he was born in Northumberland Co., VA. His son Richard, Jr. grew up with the Native Americans, b. Nov. 9, 1816, was Highway Commissioner and held town and school offices as well. He married Frozina FENTON of New York, Jan 10, 1837.
- DELONG posted by Nancy Cameron on Sunday, November 16, 1997
DELONG, John - looking for any information on the family of John Delong who resided in Port Huron, St. Clair CO, MI in the 1930s. He had a brother Levi living in Cass City MI. Have lots of Delong Information to share.
- JONES posted by Ken Jones on Saturday, November 22, 1997
JONES: Seeking any information regarding Thomas JONES b. 11 Jan 1927 d. 21 Jan 1997. He may have lived in Marysville.
- ENDRES, LEBENS posted by Therese Fisher on Sunday, November 30, 1997
ENDRES: Interested in learning marriage date and place of origin for Severin ENDRES and his wife, Anna M. LEBENS. Both born in Germany. Severin born June 1827. Died in Marine City, St. Clair Co. 20 Aug 1904. Buried at Holy Cross Cemetery. Anna died in Marine City, St. Clair Co., 15 Aug 1906. They had 7 children; Frank X., Theresa, John B., Elizabeth, Christina, Rosa and Andreas, all born in Marine City.
- MCTAVISH, VANCURLER posted by Ardis McDonald on Sunday, December 7, 1997
VAN CURLER, Aaron, born 1820 in NY. Appears in 1870 MI census from Township of Wales, St. Clair Co., MI. Wife Maria b. 1824 in Canada; children Frances Marion b. 1844 NY and Mary b. 1855 in NY; Catherine b. 1861 MI. Frances m. Douglas MCTAVISH in 1867 in St. Clair Co., MI. Can find other information on Frances and Douglas, but nothing else on Aaron or Maria VAN CURLER.
- BURNS, BUTLER, FITZGERALD posted by Florence Alex Meron on Sunday, December 7, 1997
FITZGERALD: Would like to contact anyone related to Edward FITZGERALD;son of Michael FITZGERALD; son of Conan FITZGERALD. This family in some way related to Edmund Fitzgerald, the ship that sank in Lake Superior. Nan BUTLER, wife of Edward FITZGERALD and any related lines. They were married 12 Oct 1893, Port Huron. Residence of relatives listed are: Copemish, Port Huron, Maple Rapids. James FITZGERALD remaind in Port Huron. Sister Mrs. E. J. BURNS.
- LINDSAY posted by Charles E. Lindsay on Sunday, December 7, 1997
James LINDSAY, born 1843 in Ireland came to the US in 1848 with his parents Joseph and Elizabeth LINDSAY. Joseph joined the Union Army March, 1865 in Dexter, Michigan. I found James in the 1880 US Census living on Railroad St. in Smiths Creek, St Clair Co.,Michigan. They had three sons, Clair, Roy, and Herbert James. I would like to know where in Ireland Joseph and Elizabeth came from, and who may still be living in the area that is related.
- HICKS, TITUS posted by Donna Holcomb on Sunday, December 21, 1997
Nathan HICKS, b. abt 1840 maybe NY; d. aft Sep 1863; m. Elizabeth TITUS, b. abt 1840 PA. Child: Ella Lavinnia HICKS, b. 01 Sep 1863/64 Marysville, MI. I am looking for parents or family of this Hicks family.
- WALTERS, WHITE posted by Rose White on Sunday, December 28, 1997
Thelma WALTERS bn abt 1914 in (possibly Va.) married James Hugh WHITE in 1933 in St. Clair Co., Port Huron, MI. Had daughter, Barbara White in 1934, Port Huron, MI. Had son Ronald after 1934 in Port Huron, MI. Ronald was killed in car accident, date unknown. Thelma divorced James and was said to have never remarried. Her daughter Barbara lived with her father and her brother lived with Thelma. Barbara has never seen or heard from Thelma, or her brother. Looking for any family or anyone who could even tell if Thelma is alive or where she or Ronald may be buried.
- BLAKELY, LEAGUE posted by Terri Freeman on Sunday, December 28, 1997
Alexander BLAKELY and Nora LEAGUE were married on Dec. 28, 1892. They had 2 children George and Thomas. I can find them 1900 and 1910 census in Cottrellville in St. Clair, County. I know that Alexander and Nora were born in Canada.
- MATEVIA, METEVIE, METIVA posted by Terri Freeman on Sunday, December 28, 1997
Oliver METIVA (METEVIE or MATEVIA) was born in 1838 or 1839 in Port Huron - parents were Peter Rivard and Marsac. They moved when Oliver was 7 years old.