Van Buren Co MI



Sturges, Sarah E., d. in South Haven, Dec. 27, 1850, only dau. of Joseph B. and Rebecca Sturges, ae 13 and ½ years. 1-23-51

Barnes, U. T., d. in Lawrence, in the 59th year of his age. 7-21-53

Joy, Nelson, and Miss Maria Hunt, both of Porter, m. Oct. 23, 1853 by Rev. E. J. Thomas. 11-24-53

Sherman, Joseph W. d. in Paw Paw, May 2, 1854, aged 36. Born in York, Livingston Co., N.Y., moved to Leroy, Genessee Co., N.Y., removed to Michigan in 1849. 6-15-54

Sweet, Orman S. and Miss Amelia Cogswell, m. at Paw Paw, Dec. 9, 1854, by Rev. T. Z. R. Jones. Both were of Paw Paw. 12-28-54

Orton, Noble, and Miss Semantha Vining, both of Arlington, m. in Lawrence, Feb. 21, 1855 by Rev. E. S. Dunham. 4-12-55

Newson, Wm., of LaGrange and Miss Harriet N. Reynolds, of Bangor, m. in Bangor, March 29, 1855 by Rev. E. S. Dunham. 4-12-55

Sturgis, Joseph B., d. in Paw Paw, Dec. 3, 1855. He was of South Haven, Van Burne Co. 12-27-55

Brown, Mrs. Cyrenus (Eliza Ann) d. in Waverly, March 17, 1856, eldest dau. of Amos and Polly Palmer in the 36th year of her age. She lived with her parents formerly in Oneida Co., N.Y. Came to Mich. In 1849 and was m. to Cyrenus Brown in Jan. 1854. 3-27-56

Bolter, Lemuel R. and Miss Caroline Jane Rinehart, m. in Porter, March 30, 1856, by Rev. J. Price. 5-1-56

Hickox, T. A., and Miss Mary Meacham, m. in Porter, March 30, 1856, by Rev. J. Price. 5-1-56

Barker, Joseph and Miss Catharine Haynes, both of Porter, m. in Porter, by Rev. J. Wright. 6-2-59

Goodale, Nancy, d. in West Haven, Aug. 5, 1859, dau. of Rev. Solomon Goodale, of Bristol, N.Y., ae 30y. 9-8-59

Source: Michigan vital records from the Michigan Christian herald: 1850-[1859]. Detroit, Mich.; unknown, 1900, pages 74 - submitted by Peggy Thompson)