Monday, December 31, 2012

James D. Morris (1835-1859)



Birth: January 8, 1835
Death: November 28, 1859 in Redford, Michigan, USA

Inscription: a Resident of Redford
AGED
24 Years 10 Months 20 Days

Sunday, December 30, 2012

Joseph Lacey (1859-1899): marine engineer



Detroit Free Press, December 4, 1899

Detroit Free Press, December 5, 1899


Birth: April 19, 1859 in Canada
Death: December 1, 1899 in Farmington, Michigan, USA

Saturday, December 29, 2012

John Neverman (1827-1897), Fredericka Neverman (1828-1904)



John Neverman 

Birth: May 25, 1827
Death: August 29, 1897


Fredericka Neverman

Birth: September 14, 1828
Death: February 21, 1904

Friday, December 28, 2012

Henry R. Franklin (1844-1866)


United States Census, 1850


Birth: July 9, 1844 in Michigan
Death: November 29, 1866

Inscription: SON OF
HENRY & MARY
FRANKLIN
Aged 22 Years
4 Mo's & 20 D's

Thursday, December 27, 2012

Robert Cross Harris (1798-1868): farmer


Land Patent Grant, 1835 (enlarge)

United States Census, 1850


Birth: November 10, 1798 in Ontario County, New York, USA
Death: January 12, 1868 in USA

Inscription: In Memory of
Aged 69 Years
2mo's & 2 d's.
_____

'Tis religion must supply
Solid comfort when we die,
After death its joys will be,
Lasting as eternity.


NOTES:

There is additional information listed on his Find-A-Grave memorial.

Wednesday, December 26, 2012

Allen Bates (1788-1862): carpenter



United States Census, 1850

Detroit Society for Genealogical Research, Vol. 9 Issue 1, 1945


Birth: May, 1788 in Vermont
Death: January 21, 1862

Inscription: AGED 73Y. 8M.
Faithful in Life, Peaceful in Death

Tuesday, December 25, 2012

Nina I. Morris (1881-1881)




Birth: June 12, 1881
Death: August 1, 1881

Inscription: DAU. OF
EMERY C. & LYDIA A.
MORRIS
Aged 1 M's. & 20 D's


RELATIVES:

MORRIS, Johnnie; brother

Monday, December 24, 2012

Johnnie Morris (1868-1869)




Birth: November 30, 1868
Death: August 12, 1869

Inscription: SON OF
EMERY C. & LYDIA A.
AGED
8 Mths & 12 Dys


RELATIVES:

MORRIS, Nina I.; sister

Sunday, December 23, 2012

Margrett Roy (1809-1887)



Birth: February 18, 1809
Death: Dec. 9, 1887

Inscription: Wife of
PETER F. ROY
AGED
77 Years 8 M's
& 19 Days

Saturday, December 22, 2012

Annie L. Hendry (1876-1877), Jennie G. Hendry (1882-1882)




Annie L. Hendry

Birth: February 1876
Death: Mar. 28, 1877

Inscription: Aged 1yr. & 1ms.


Jennie G. Hendry

Birth: June 28, 1882
Death: September 19, 1882

Inscription: Aged 2ms. & 21d's.


___________________________________

Inscription: Daughters of
JAMES &
AGNES HENDRY

Friday, December 21, 2012

Mary E. Clizbe Mead (1842-1916)




Birth: October 22, 1842 in Michigan, USA
Death: September 20, 1916 in Detroit, Michigan, USA

Inscription: ERECTED BY HER SONS

Thursday, December 20, 2012

Melissa B. Spencer Ferrington (1841-1863)



Birth: December 17, 1841
Death: May 21, 1863

Inscription: Wife of
Henry Ferrington
AGED
21 Yrs 5 Ms 4 Dys


NOTES:

Married George Henry Ferrington on December 30, 1859. Died as a result of child birth complications.

George Henry Ferrington married Melissa's sister Louisa C. Spencer, on January 1, 1864. [1]

Wednesday, December 19, 2012

Uzziel Durham (1803-1890)


Detroit Free Press, January 13, 1860

Detroit Free Press, March 1, 1863


Birth: Oct. 19, 1803 in Montgomery County, New York, USA
Death: Dec. 16, 1890 in Wayne County Michigan, USA

Inscription: Aged 87 Ys & 2 Ms

Tuesday, December 18, 2012

Enos T. Durham (1827-1913)




Birth: December 12, 1827 in New York, USA
Death: March 15, 1913 in Detroit, Michigan, USA

Inscription: FATHER

Monday, December 17, 2012

Cassius M. Spencer (1855-1855)



Birth: July 7, 1855
Death: October 10, 1855

Inscription: Son of
E. & M.B. SPENCER
Aged 3 ms & 3 ds

Sunday, December 16, 2012

Joseph G. Clizbe (1833-1906), Lucy Ann Morris Clizbe (1833-1919)



Joseph G. Clizbe

Detroit Free Press, May 4, 1893

Detroit Free Press, December 29, 1880

Birth: April 18, 1833
Death: December 28, 1906


Lucy Ann Morris Clizbe 

Birth: March 17, 1833
Death: April 6, 1919

Inscription: HIS WIFE


RELATIVES:

CLIZBE, Eliza A.; mother
CLIZBE, Eri C.; father
CLIZBE, Frank E.; son
CLIZBE, Rueben E.; son
DOREY, Sarah Emma Clizbe; sister

Saturday, December 15, 2012

Elvy V. Scott (18??-18??), Alexander B. Scott (18??-18??)




Elvy V. Scott 

Birth: 18??
Death: 18??

Inscription: AGED 3 YEARS


Alexander B. Scott

Birth: 18??
Death: 18??

Inscription: AGED 5 WEEKS
_____________________________

CHILDREN OF S. AND M. SCOTT

Friday, December 14, 2012

Eva Carpenter (1872-1872)



Birth: February 21, 1872
Death: April 2, 1872

Inscription: our babe
daughter of
Frank & Augusta
CARPENTER
aged 2 mths 9 dys

Thursday, December 13, 2012

David G. Smith (1835-1869)



Birth: November 26, 1835
Death: October 29, 1869

Inscription: AGED
33 YRS. 11 MS. & 3 DS.

Wednesday, December 12, 2012

Freddie Smith (1862-1863), Kittie Smith (1862-1863), Eddie G. Smith (1862-1863)



Freddie Smith

Birth: December 17, 1862
Death: August 17, 1863

Inscription: AGED 8 MONTHS


Kittie Smith

Birth: December 17, 1862
Death: March 27, 1863

Inscription: AGED 3 MS. & 10 DS.


Eddie G. Smith

Birth: March 23, 1862
Death: November 30, 1863

Inscription: 1 YR. 8 MS. & 7 DS.
CHILDREN OF DR. G. C. AND MARY SMITH

Tuesday, December 11, 2012

Emma Hurlburt Eliot (1816-1881)


Michigan Deaths, 1867-1897


Birth: August 9, 1816 in New York, USA
Death: March 4, 1881 in Livonia, Michiga, USA

Inscription: wife of
CHESTER ELIOT


NOTES:

The Michigan, Deaths and Burials, 1800-1995 abstract indicates that she was born in New York state and her father was Nathaniel Hurburt and her mother, Lucy Hurlburt.

According to the 1880 United States Census abstract she was residing in Livonia Township, Michigan, USA along with husband Chester, daughter Ettie A. Whitcomb, her husband Eugene Whitcomb and grandson Levi Whitcomb at the time.

Daughter Harriet A. Eliot Sackett (1851-1910) married Mr. Clark Smith Sackett (1850-1919) February 28, 1869. They are buried in Grand Lawn Cemetery in Detroit, Michigan, USA.

Monday, December 10, 2012

Nellie A. Smith Small (1857-1878)


Detroit Free Press, September 21, 1876


Birth: November 5, 1857
Death: July 28, 1878

Inscription: WIFE OF
EDWARD L. SMALL
AGED
20YRS. 8 MS. & 23 DS.

Sunday, December 9, 2012

Rachel Ett McCoy (1847-1938)




Birth: August 19, 1847 in Redford, Michigan, USA
Death: 1938


NOTES:

The 1920 United States Census abstract shows that she was living with her son Leonard and his wife Anna at that time.

Son Frank was born January 1, 1873 in Ninth Ward, Detroit, Michigan.

Son Fred was born April 10, 1877 in Conway, Michigan.


RELATIVES:

MCCOY, James; husband

Saturday, December 8, 2012

James H. McCoy (1841-1884): soldier




Birth: July 12, 1841 New Brunswick, Canada
Death: July 1, 1884 in Redford, Michigan, USA

Inscription: CO.1.
7 MICH. INF.


RELATIVES:

MCCOY, Rachel Ett; wife

Friday, December 7, 2012

Eugene P. Roy (1864-1899): farmer



Detroit Free Press, May 3, 1899

Detroit Free Press, May 4, 1899


Birth: February 25, 1864 in France
Death: May 3, 1899 in Redford, Michigan, USA

Inscription: Son of
GEORGE F. & JULIA A.
ROY
35 Yrs. 2 Mo's & 10 D'S