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Queries - November 1998



REILLY, RIELLY, RILEY posted by Kurt McCrary on Monday, November 2, 1998
RILEY, REILLY, RIELLY: Can anyone help me. I am Researching my RILEY line in Ireland and Canada. Marlow Riley moved to Canada pre 1800. Some of his 11 children (or more)Abt 1848 Moved to WI. via Port Huron, St. Clair County. Some stayed in Canada and farmed. I would Like to know if there is a posible connection to Riley Center. Can anyone tell me who The Town Riley Center or The Township was named after, and when?
SAGEMAN, SEDGEMAN posted by P. D. Smith on Tuesday, November 10, 1998
Thomas SAGEMAN/SEDGEMAN b1820's England. Appears on 1860 Fed Census for St. Clair County with wife Mary and several children. Seeking date of death and possible burial site.
CAMPBELL posted by C. Stanley on Friday, November 13, 1998
Seeking information about Civil War veteran Merlin CAMPBELL. Born in St. Clair County. He was 23 in August of 1861 when he enlisted in Company G of the 39th Illinois Infantry from Newport, Michigan. Served as company wagonmaster until his dischare in September of 1864 when his enlistment was up. In 1889 he was living at Marine City, St. Clair County.
WELCH posted by Homer J. Welch on Saturday, November 14, 1998
WELCH: First name John, middle initial L. (for Lucien?). Resided near Algonac ~1855-1900. Buried near New Baltimore.
HATHAWAY posted by Stephanie Penner on Sunday, November 15, 1998
Looking for parents of James Allen HATHAWAY b. 1857 in St. Clair, St. Clair Co., MI. He married Ina Phoebe Patch in 1884 in Canada, but returned to Michigan and had his son Allen HATHAWAY.
EDWARDS, PROVOST posted by Dennis Provost on Saturday, November 21, 1998
Rhoda EDWARDS b. 1845 in Lobo, Canada married Peter PROVOST May 31, 1862 in Casco Twp, St. Clair Co. Rhoda had at least 1 bro, Peter Edwards m. Christinia Provost also on May 31, 1862 in Casco Twp. Need Rhoda and Peter's parents names. Rhoda was living in China Twp at the time of her marriage. Peter was living in Casco Twp.
BALFOUR, CONNOR, MCINTOSH posted by John Kenn on Thursday, November 26, 1998
Seeking information regarding Mary Ann BALFOUR MCINTOSH CONNOR 1844-1930, burial Lakeside cem and her husband William MCINTOSH 1831-1895. She married William around 1861 in Perth co, Ont. second husband George CONNOR ?-1929 from England. Children from McIntosh marriage were Catherine McIntosh Kenn, Omar McIntosh, William McIntosh, George McIntosh and John H McIntosh
HAGLE posted by John Kenn on Thursday, November 26, 1998
Seeking information of any HAGLE family living in Berlin Twp around 1890. May have also moved into Almont Twp of Lapeer county. Now buried in West Berlin Cem.
PURDY, SPROTBERRY posted by Norma Meier on Saturday, November 28, 1998
Searching for descendants of my great great aunt Nellie PURDY (born 21 Aug 1845, Canada; died 1930 Capac, St. Clair County) and her husband Henry SPROTBERRY (born 22 Sep 1844, died 12 Feb 1904). They lived at Capac and had sons Franklin H. and Walter H. SPROTBERRY. Will share data.

LEE, PHILLIPS posted by Gary Lee Phillips on Saturday, November 28, 1998
PHILLIPS/LEE: Berville, MI abt 1895-1900. James Andrew PHILLIPS m. Mary Jane LEE in Oakland Co., 1893. However, their third son, Guy Lee PHILLIPS reported his birthplace on military papers as Berville, St. Clair Co., 30 May 1899. Seeking any information on this family group, and when/where they lived around Berville. Sons older than Guy were Lee Abraham PHILLIPS, b. 10 Jul 1894; and Ray Marion PHILLIPS, b. 29 Jun 1896. Census, plat map, or other information needed.
GLEASON, PAPINAW, FRY, LYNCH, FRENCH posted by Michael Gleason on Saturday, November 28, 1998
Looking for information on the following: Elizabeth Gleason married Lewis Papinaw. Catherine Gleason, married George French. Mary Ann Gleason, married Lewis Fry. Bridget Gleason, married B. Lynch. All women listed are children of Patrick and Johanna Gleason, who as of 1941 lived in Port Huron.