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Newaygo County, MI

Posted Queries for October 1998




Surnames:BRIGGS, CROY, DAGGETT, DAVIDSON, KIMBALL, WYATT
Researcher: Nora Johnson
Email: gardennora@aol.com
Date posted: Friday, October 2, 1998

Need information on Jane,John Kimball; Hannah L,John Davidson; Susanna Wyatt; Samuel Croy; Betsy Daggett married to Zebidiah Briggs. All surnames associated with Denver, Dayton, and Sheridan Township in Newaygo County, Mi..


Surnames: KING, ROOT, WHALING
Researcher: James Burrow
Email: jimac@lightspeed.net
Date posted: Tuesday, October 6, 1998

Looking for any information from the Whaling, Root, and King families. They were reported in Newago County between 1880-1920. David Whaling, Carrie Whaling, Mary E. Whaling, Effie Whaling King, James E. Root, Mary E. Root and Ira E. Root..


Surnames: BACKART, LOREE, RODE
Researcher: Barb Rode Bonham
Email: pauline3@chartermi.net
Date posted: Saturday, October 10, 1998

I am a Great-great-granddaughter of George BACKART (1808-1891). He lived in Croton, Newaygo County, from 1850 until his death. He owned and operated two mills in the area. He served as County Supervisor, Treasurer, Highway Commissioner, and Postmaster.If anyone is seeking information on this man or his family please contact me. I will be happy to share my research with you. Barb.


Surnames: RHODE, RODA, RODE
Researcher: Barb Rode Bonham
Email: mbonham@ptway.com
Date posted: Saturday, October 10, 1998

Frederick RODE (RODA) (RHODE) (1834-1892) was my Great-grandfather. He and his wife, Wilhelmina Sophia HARTMANN, moved to Newaygo, Newaygo Co, ca 1865. He owned and operated a Tailor Shop and lived at 96 Fair Street. If anyone is seeking information on this man or his descendants, please contact me. I will be willing to share what I have..


Surnames: SAUM
Researcher: Sheila Rider
Email: pwilson@methodist.com
Date posted: Tuesday, October 13, 1998

Seeking obit of Jacob SAUM, born 1864 in Fairfield Co., OH. Moved to MI at turn of century. May have lived in Fremont and died in 1949. Had sons Earl, Gayle, Merrit and Glen..


Surnames: PHILLIPS, SAUM
Researcher: Sheila Rider
Email: pwilson@methodist.edu
Date posted: Tuesday, October 13, 1998

Seeking descendants of half-brothers Henry Joseph PHILLIPS (b. 1855 Fairfield Co., OH) and Jacob SAUM (b. 1864 Fairfield Co., OH. They came to Newaygo Co., MI at the turn of the century. Henry PHILLIPS had son Edson, b. aft 1884, Jacob SAUM had four sons Earl, Gayle, Merrit and Glen..


Surnames: CHURCH, CRAMER, HEATH, HOUSEHOLDER, HUTCHINSON, MCCONNELL, TERRY
Researcher: Ed LaPreze
Email: elapreze@u-n-i.net
Date posted: Wednesday, October 14, 1998

I am looking for any information on these surnames from Newaygo Co. They were all married to a LaPreze..


Surnames: BOYLE, CLUTE, FERGUSON, FONGER, HAWLEY, LAPREZE, MAPES, MCCLOUD, SMITH
Researcher: Ed LaPreze
Email: elapreze@u-n-i.net
Date posted: Wednesday, October 14, 1998

Looking for these surnames from the Newaygo Co. area. All are LaPreze's or spouses of a LaPreze.


Surnames: ALEXANDER, DORWIN
Researcher: Rosemary Sales
Email: rschaffe@swbell.net
Date posted: Wednesday, October 14, 1998

Looking for some information on Henry ALEXANDER, b. in Warren Co, OH, in 1840, lived in Newaygo Co. He was married to Armanda (Arminta) DORWIN. He died in Mewaygo co in 1883. He was my husbands' great grandfather. Thank you..


Surnames: BROWN, KRIGER
Researcher: Justine Brown Miller
Email: JMiller585@aol.com
Date posted: Thursday, October 15, 1998

I am looking for information about Ruth BROWN b. 1847 in Hinckley, Medina County, Ohio. She moved to the Grant area in Newaygo Co with her mother, Rebecca BROWN and her brother, Warner BROWN about 1863-65 and lived close to the Jacob SHAWS, Mrs. SHAW being her older sister. Ruth married Nelson KRIGER. Any information on their children would be helpful. Thank you.


Surnames: BLACK, GRUBAUGH, HARDIN, LLOYD, RAINIER, ZOLBER
Researcher: Linda Barnes
Email: LiBarr@aol.com
Date posted: Friday, October 16, 1998

I'm interested in the family of Philip BLACK, who marr Elizabeth M. GRUBAUGH LLOYD in 1887 in Newaygo Co. Elizabeth marr again to Martin RAINIER in 1909 same county. Samuel H. HARDIN marr Sarah GRUBAUGH both are buried in Newaygo Co. Love to share.Linda Barnes


Surnames: DAVENPORT, YOUNGS
Researcher: Jean Loehde
Email: jloehde@aol.com
Date posted: Friday, October 16, 1998

William M Youngs, age 26 and Sarah Davenport age 19, both of Dayton, Newaygo Co., married 20 Mar 1865. We have Sarah's past to share. Any info on this family appreciated. Jean Loehde


Surnames: RHODE, RODA, RODE
Researcher:Barb Rode Bonham
Email: mbonham@ptway.com
Date posted: Friday, October 16, 1998

Frederick RODE (RODA) (RHODE) (1834-1892) was my Great- Grandfather. He and his wife, Wilhelmina Sophia HARTMANN, moved to Newaygo, Newaygo Co, Michigan ca 1865. He owned and operated a Tailor Shop and lived at 96 Fair Street. If anyone is seeking information on this man or his descendants, please contact me. I will be willing to share what I have.


Surnames: GRIFFIN
Researcher: Ronnie
Email: mira@eagledesign.com
Date posted: Wednesday, October 21, 1998

Looking for information about George Griffin of Newaygo County, MI. He was born in 1851 to Norman and Harriet Griffin, probably in Erie County, PA. His parents were from New York. In 1876, he married Flora Fuller of Erie County, PA. About 1888, he moved his family to Newaygo County, MI. George's children: Ortle Griffin b.1877 PA.; m. Erma Youngs Flossie Griffin b.1881 PA.; m. Jason Derby Jessie M. Griffin b.1883 PA; m. Fred Perkins (my line) Robert Griffin b. 1885 PA.; m. ????? Isabel Griffin b. 1889 MI.; m. Ed Crawl Hugh Griffin b. 1899 MI.; m. Lena Schenck George and Flora (Fuller) Griffin are both buried in Bridgeton Cemetery, Bridgeton Twp., Newaygo, MI. Thanks!.


Surnames: SURRARRER
Researcher:Sharon
Email: odie@pathwaynet.com
Date posted: Saturday, October 24, 1998

Looking for information on the family of SURRARRER that was living in the Croton, Newaygo Co., Michigan area in the 1860's. Please send responses to my e-mail address. Thank-You!.


Surnames: TERWILLIGER
Researcher: Mary Wells
Email: jackal482@aol.com
Date posted: Sunday, October 25, 1998

Searching for great-grandmother Estella Terwilliger. Married in 1872 to Ephraim Crater at the residence of Abraham Terwilliger in Ensley. In the presence of Wm. Clark and Richard Terwilliger. Performed by Richard Redeoff of Croton. Estella was born in 1855-56 and died in 1882 in St. Joseph County, Indiana. Would appreciate any information on Abraham, Richard or any other relatives.


Surnames: BURNHAM, HARRISON, PETTENGILL, TRAUT, WILBUR
Researcher: Judy Williams
Email: Wilbur@arias.net
Date posted: Monday, October 26, 1998

Searching for information on Great Grandfather Robert L. Burnham, b. 6 Mar 1867, m. 3 Jul 1889 to Eudora E. Harrison, b 31 Mar 1873. Eudora was born in Croton, father was Philip Harrison, mother was Emily Pettengill. All lived in Newyago County, MI Robert and Eudora had 10 children. Lived in Croton and Yuma MI until around 1910 when they moved out west. Henry Traut, grandfather, married Osa Burnham, grandmother, they also moved to Washington State early 1900s. Please respond to Wilbur@arias.net.


Surnames: DAY, HENDERSON, SIMONS
Researcher: Csday
Email: wizzzaerd@aol.com
Date posted: Tuesday, October 27, 1998

Charles Eri Day was born 29 Jul 1890, Cadillac, Wexford Co, Michigan. On his birth certificate his mother Minnie L. SIMONS birth date and place are 1867, Newago, Michigan. Ten years ago the Newago County clerk wrote me she couldn't a record of her birth in 1867. Minnie's parents Elihui A. Simons and Caroline Henderson were in the 1870 Federal Census of Newago, Newago Co, Michigan. It shows Minnie as 3 years old. Elihui was 48, born in New York. Caroline was 38 born in Ohio. Minnie married Henry Eri DAY 20 August 1884 in Wexford Co, Michigan. Does anyone know more about Elihui A. SIMONS and Caroline Henderson? C. Day


Surnames: GRIFFIN
Researcher:Ronnie Aungst
Email: mira@egledesign.com
Date posted: Tuesday, October 27, 1998

George Griffin and his wife Flora Fuller Griffin married 1876 Erie County, PA. Moved to Newaygo county about 1888. Their Children: Ortle Griffin b.1877 PA.; m. Erma Youngs Flossie Griffin b.1881 PA.; m. Jason Derby Jessie M. Griffin b.1883 PA; m. Fred Perkins (my line) Robert Griffin b. 1885 PA.; m. ????? Isabel Griffin b. 1889 MI.; m. Ed Crawl Hugh Griffin b. 1899 MI.; m. Lena Schenck George and Flora (Fuller) Griffin are both buried in Bridgeton Cemetery, Bridgeton Twp., Newaygo, MI. Thanks!


Surnames: COOK, GLEASON, IVES, TURNER
Researcher: Cindy
Email: Kurland2u@aol.com
Date posted: Friday, October 30, 1998

Isaac P.Ives b.1820 N.Y. had moved to Newaygo Co.Mi. by 1870 .Did his wife Catherine make the trip? Who did their son Charles W.Ives b.1844 N.Y. marry? He also had a son Alanson D.Ives b.1860 Mi.m Mary L.Cook,what were their childrens names? .


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