Wednesday, October 31, 2012

Sophia Engel Holtz (1838-1889)



Birth: 1838 in Germany
Death: Apr. 21, 1889

Inscription: In Memory of
Wife of
JOHN HOLTZ
AGED
51 YEARS ? MONTHS 10 DAYS

Tuesday, October 30, 2012

Sally Ann Snyder Harwood (1818-1835)



Birth: February 17, 1818 
Death: September 28, 1835

Inscription: WIFE OF
THOMAS HARWOOD

Monday, October 29, 2012

Alethea Snyder (1780-1872)



Birth: 1780
Death: April 16, 1872

Inscription: Wife of H. Snyder
Aged 91yr. 4mo. 25da.

Saturday, October 27, 2012

Sarepta Bigelow (1848-1860), Willard Bigelow (1854-1860), Altha Bigelow (1857-1871), George Bigelow (1845-1866)



Inscription: CHILDREN OF W. C. AND S. A. BIGELOW

Sarepta Bigelow

Birth: September 7, 1848
Death: September 15, 1850


Willard Bigelow 

Birth: March 7, 1864
Death: May 17, 1960


Altha Bigelow 

Birth: May 30, 1857
Death: January 10, 1871


George Bigelow

Birth: July 15, 1845
Death: December 14, 1866

Thursday, October 25, 2012

Elizabeth "Lizzie" Griffin Small (1845-1914)




Birth: May 21, 1845 in Michigan, USA
Death: May 27, 1914 in Redford, Michigan, USA

Inscription: WIFE OF
E. L. SMALL

Wednesday, October 24, 2012

Horace Allen (1804-1880)




Birth: 1804 in New York, USA
Death: April 26, 1880

Inscription: AGED
75 Yrs. 11 M's. & 12 D's

What sad emotions fills my mind,
As o'er the grave I bend,
Where sleeps my husband so true and kind,
My nearest earthly friend.


* I'm only 99.9% certain that the Land Patent Grant belongs to this Horace Allen but I could be wrong.

Tuesday, October 23, 2012

Merrill M Colby (1850-1850)



Birth: March, 1850 Redford, Michigan, USA
Death: September 13, 1850 in Redford,  Michigan, USA

Inscription: Son of
M. & H.E.
Aged 6mo.

Monday, October 22, 2012

Andrew McLaughlin (1859-1875)



Birth: December, 1859
Death: September 9, 1875

Inscription: BELOVED SON OF
PATRICK & CATHARINE
MCLAUGHLIN

AGED 25 Y'RS & 9 M'S

Sunday, October 21, 2012

Jacques Chavey (1804-1883): farmer, Margaretha Chavey (1798-1880)



Jacques Chavey

Birth: 1804 in France
Death: April 22, 1883

Inscription: Aged 79 Years.


Margaretha Chavey


Birth: 1798 in France
Death: May 19, 1880

Inscription: Aged 82 Years.
Sleeping in Christ(?)

Saturday, October 20, 2012

Nancy Snider Green (1825-1875)



Birth: c.1825
Death: October 20, 1875

Inscription: WIFE OF
H. GREEN
AGED
50 YEARS.

Friday, October 19, 2012

William G. Houghten (1822-1901): farmer, Sarah Houghten (1830-1920), Albert Houghton (c.1860-1867)



William Houghten


Detroit Free Press, April 27, 1889

Birth: November 2, 1822 in England
Death: November 31, 1901 in Redford, Michigan, USA


Sarah Houghten



Birth: December 11, 1830 in Ireland
Death: February 24, 1920 in Detroit, Michigan, USA

Thursday, October 18, 2012

Albert Houghten (c.1860-1867)



Birth: c.1860
Death: July 13, 1867

Inscription: Son of
Wm. & SARAH HOUGHTON [sic]
Aged 8 Years

Gone to his heavenly rest
From sin forever free
Pillowed on Jesus's breast
Oh God hath thee

Gone but not forgotten

Wednesday, October 17, 2012

Richard Miller (1813-1866): farmer, Anna Miller Stuckey (1816-1898)



Richard Miller 

Detroit Free Press, January 3, 1867

Birth: 1813
Death: 1866


Anna Miller Stuckey 


Birth: December 3, 1816 in England
Death: August 20, 1898 in Redford, Michigan, USA

Tuesday, October 16, 2012

Eleanor Coon Londrosh Catlin (1827-1891)




Birth: May 10, 1827
Death: February 19, 1891

Inscription: WIFE OF
WILSON CAILIN
AGED 84 Yrs 9 M's & 9 D's
OUR MOTHER HAS GONE HOME TO REST

Monday, October 15, 2012

Margaret Coon (1790-1870)




Birth: January 4, 1790
Death: February 2, 1870

Inscription: In Memory
OF
Wife of
BALTUS COON
AGED
79 years 11 months
& 2 days.

Sunday, October 14, 2012

Betsey Colby (1856-1857)


Birth: 1856
Death: September 22, 1857

Inscription: DAUGHTER OF
M & H. E.
COLBY
Aged 1 yr

Saturday, October 13, 2012

Cornelia Lloyd (1808-18??)


Detroit Free Press, November 11, 1888


Birth: 1808 in New York
Death: unknown

Friday, October 12, 2012

Nelson S. Lloyd (1840-1870), Helen M. Lloyd (1855-1876)



Nelson S. Lloyd

Birth: 1840
Death: May 18, 1870

Inscription: AGED
29 YRS. 10 MOS. 22 DAYS


Helen M. Lloyd

Birth: October, 1855
Death: September 4, 1876

Inscription: 20 YEARS 11 MONTHS

Thursday, October 11, 2012

Martha J. Ashcroft Young (1822-1899)


Detroit Free Press, August 1, 1899


Birth: 1822
Death: September, 1899 in Birmingham, Michigan, USA

Wednesday, October 10, 2012

Charles A. Ashcroft (1841-1928), Mary J. Prindle Ashcroft (1844-1895)



Charles A. Ashcroft


Birth: 1841
Death: 1928


Mary Jane Prindle Ashcroft

Birth: November 25, 1844
Death: November 6, 1895

Inscription: WIFE OF
C. A. ASHCROFT

Tuesday, October 9, 2012

J. Sheldon Green (1859-1862)



Birth: May 4, 1859
Death: December 10, 1862

Inscription: SON OF W. AND R. C. GREEN

Monday, October 8, 2012

William Green (1829-1912): farmer




Birth: December 21, 1829 in Michigan, USA
Death: February 23, 1912 in Redford, Michigan, USA

Sunday, October 7, 2012

Ruhamah C. Green (1829-1885)



Birth: September 15, 1829
Death: December 21, 1885

Inscription: WIFE OF
WM. GREEN

Saturday, October 6, 2012

Sherman Chaffee (1867-1868)



Birth: January 12, 1867
Death: Apr. 19, 1868

Inscription: 1 YEAR 3 MONTHS 7 DAYS

Friday, October 5, 2012

George Paulger (1836-1861), Sarah Paulger (1851-1877), Samuel Paulger (1877-1878)



George Paulger 

Birth: 1836 in England
Death: October 15, 1861, USA

Inscription: SON OF
J. & E. PAULGER
AGED 24 YEARS


Sarah Paulger 

Birth: 1851 in England
Death: February 17, 1877 in Michigan, USA

Inscription: DAU. OF
J. & E. PAULGER
AGED 26 YEARS


Samuel Paulger 

Birth: 1877 in England
Death: August 15, 1878 in USA

Inscription: SON OF
S. PAULGER
AGED 1 YEAR 6 MS

Thursday, October 4, 2012

Elizabeth Paulger (1804-1880)



Birth: 1804 in England
Death: October 10, 1880 in Michigan, USA

Inscription: WIFE OF
JOHN PAULGER
AGED
76 YEARS

Wednesday, October 3, 2012

Samuel M. Cross (1839-1856), Thomas S. Cross (1841-1855)



Samuel M. Cross

Birth: August 1, 1839
Death: January 17, 1856

Inscription: BORN IN REDFORD
16 YEARS 5 MONTHS 16 DAYS


Thomas S. Cross

Birth: March 14, 1841
Death: April 8, 1855

Inscription: BORN IN REDFORD
14 YEARS 24 DAYS

Tuesday, October 2, 2012

Sarah Ann Slokum Cross (1815-1881)



Birth: December 18, 1815
Death: October 9, 1881

Inscription: WIFE OF
ELISHA CROSS
BORN
IN LANCASTER CO. PENN.

DIED
IN DETROIT, MICH.

65 YEARS 9 MONTHS 21 DAYS

Monday, October 1, 2012

Myron M. Hodgman (1846-1862)



Birth: July 16, 1846
Death: May 17, 1862

Inscription: son of
David & Almira
15 YEARS 10 MONTHS 1 DAY 

Dear friends as you are now,
So once was I;
As I am now so you must be.
Prepare for death and follow me.