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Copy of Photograph of Elizabeth (Lossing) McAuley Griffin and her 2nd husband, William Griffing. Elizabeth was the daughter of Anderew and Harriet Lossing. She was married 1st to David McAuley.
Copy of a photograph showing from left to right: Debra Ann (Wire) Lossing, Ethel Lossing, Nehemiah Lossing, Anna (Cubitt) Lossing, Gilbert Lossing
Birth: 24 MAY 1842 in Norwich, Canada Death: 22 MAR 1865 in Salisbury Prison, SC? Source: Biographical Memoirs of St. Clair Co., MI by Bowden, Publisher, Logansport, IN, 1903: Civil War Pension papers Note: Died in Salibury Prison, NC. Member of Co. F, 27th Mich. Vol. Infantry. Father: David MCAULEY b: 2 MAY 1809 in Adrian, MI Mother: Elizabeth LOSSING
Photograph of Hugh Todd, Mary Elizabeth (Martin) Todd, Grand-daughter, Veva Ruth (Lossing)Ballard Diehl, and unknown child. Mary Elizabeth MARTIN Sex: F Birth: 26 SEP 1854 in Canada Death: SEP 1941 in St. Clair County, MI Burial: UNKNOWN Springhill Cemetary, Fargo, St. Clair County, MI Reference Number: 1276 Father: James Terrance MARTIN b: 22 JUL 1831 in Brighton Township, Northumberland Co., Ontario, Canada Mother: Sarah Elizabeth FUSEE b: 6 SEP 1838 in Ontario, Canada Marriage 1 Hugh TODD b: 1849 in Ontario Married: 30 SEP 1874 Veva Ruth LOSSING Sex: F Birth: 5 MAR 1901 in Kenockee Twp., St. Clair Co., MI Death: 31 JUL 1995 in Lansing, Ingham Co., MI Father: Fred LOSSING b: 17 APR 1872 in Kenockee Twp, St. Clair Co., MI Mother: Jessie Louisa TODD b: 20 MAR 1880 in Fremont Township, St. Clair Co., MI Marriage 1 Frank Edward BALLARD b: 16 MAY 1889 in Evansville, Vanderbaugh Co., IN Married: 29 APR 1920 in Port Huron, St. Clair Co., MI Marriage 2 Oscar Simon DIEHL b: 7 SEP 1898 in Holt, Ingham Co., MI Married: 10 MAY 1952 in Lansing, Ingham Co., MI [Veva Ruth (Lossing) Ballard Diehl was my Grandmother]
Probably photo of Persis (Root) Brinkerhoff, 2nd wife of Luke Brinkerhoff of Eaton Co., MI Name: Persis ROOT Sex: F Death: 20 JAN 1913 in Hutcheson, Kansas Father: Edward ROOT , Rev. Marriage 1 Luke BRINKERHOFF b: 25 DEC 1817 in Niles, Cayuga Co., NY Married: JAN 1865, Eaton Co. or Clinton Co., MI (Luke Brinkerhoff was buried in Niles Cemetery, Clinton Co., MI. He was the father of Lillian (Brinkerhoff) Pullman Ambrook, 2nd wife of James Ambrook (my Great Great Grandfather). Luke's first wife, Polona Sanborn Brinkerhoff was also related to my maternal Grandmother side of the family, Sanborns of Eaton Co, MI.
Mary Ardith WHITNEY Sex: F Birth: 7 AUG 1918 in Grand Ledge, Eaton Co., MI Death: 15 MAR 1993 in MI of Alzheimer related Burial: 1993 Fuller Cemetery, Hastings ?, Barry Co., MI Father: Arthur WHITNEY b: 30 SEP 1885 Mother: Laurel Rose AMBROOK b: 26 SEP 1897 in Wacousta, Clinton Co., MI
Albert William AMBROOK Sex: M Birth: 4 NOV 1877 in Boulder, CO Death: UNKNOWN Albert William Ambrook Listed in W W I Draft for Colorado; 1930 Federal Census, City of Omaha, Douglas Co., Nebraska, Sheet 11B, Ward 9, Block No. 31. Ambrook, Albert W. M W 48 yrs Single Occupation: Salesman, Industry: Paving material Father: Charles Albert AMBROOK b: 22 FEB 1840 in Dover, Kent Co., England Mother: Mary Louisa LILLY , MD b: 12 MAY 1850 in Boston, MA [Charles Albert Ambrook was the uncle of my Great-Grandfather, Charles Brewster Ambrook. The name was changed from Igglesden to Ambrook in the 1860-70's, reason unknown.]
This is a newsclipping of the fatal car accident of Clarence Ambrook, half-brother of my Great-Grandfather, Charles Brewster Ambrook, and a June Little, 45 year old Farmer. This occured in Potterville, Eaton Co., MI, 6 November, 1921.
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Mary Dougherty FYI. While you listed Franklin or Crawford Co for the location of this family, I noticed that the picture was taken in Indian Territory (ex. I. T.), which means they were in Oklahoma when that picture was taken. Might help a little.
Jan 26, 2004 · posted to the photo unknown family #1
Mary Dougherty Excellent find. Im so glad you are sharing this with others who may find it. Charles Ambrook is the brother of my Great Great Grandfather, James (Igglesden) Ambrook of Wacousta, Clinton Co., MI
Sep 28, 2003 · posted to the photo Houses build By Charles Ambrook