Cornelia Ruth DeWitt

Father*Louis DeWitt b. 27 Jul 1871, d. 2 May 1949
Mother*Maud Rychel b. 14 Apr 1872, d. 19 Nov 1942
Birth*25 September 1898Grand Rapids, Kent, MI 
Married Name7 June 1923Mrs. Henry B. Paalman; Father of Joseph S. Barber 
(Witness) Death19 November 1942Maud Rychel; Butterworth Hospital, Grand Rapids, Kent, MI 
Death*4 October 1983Grand Rapids, Kent, MI; resided in Grand Rapids, Kent, MI 

Frank M. Geller

Father*Moses Geller b. 15 Aug 1863, d. 6 Aug 1942
Mother*Mary Ann Baumgartner b. 13 Dec 1863, d. 12 Feb 1938
Birth*30 July 1898Wayne County, MI 
Attributes*Frank was of medium height and build with blue eyes and light color hair in 1918. 
Occupation*a policeman in Detroit when 1930 census was taken 
Death*4 May 1978Fenton, Genesee, MI; resided in Holly, Oakland 

Mary D. Jolin

Birth*1863St. Clair County, MI 
Married NameMeldrum 
Marriage*9 January 1886William A. Meldrum; St. Clair County, MI 
Death*14 October 1954Detroit, Wayne, MI 

Family

William A. Meldrum b. 17 Mar 1861, d. 3 Nov 1916
Children 1.Gertrude Frances Meldrum b. 20 Dec 1886, d. 24 Feb 1946
 2.Alidore Amandus Meldrum b. 8 Dec 1888, d. 1 Apr 1960
 3.Clarence Leo Meldrum b. 21 Nov 1891, d. 1918
 4.Arthur William Meldrum+ b. 6 Aug 1893, d. 10 Oct 1948
 5.Edna C. Meldrum b. 25 Aug 1895, d. 9 Feb 1979
 6.Guy Cyril Meldrum+ b. 20 Feb 1898, d. 18 Oct 1982
 7.Mary Anastasia Meldrum b. 1901, d. 17 Jul 1964
 8.Mary Jolan Meldrum b. 29 Apr 1903, d. 1 May 1903
 9.Eleanor Meldrum b. 6 Dec 1906, d. 31 Mar 1983

Gertrude Frances Meldrum

Father*William A. Meldrum b. 17 Mar 1861, d. 3 Nov 1916
Mother*Mary D. Jolin b. 1863, d. 14 Oct 1954
Birth*20 December 1886Fair Haven, St. Clair, MI 
Married NameMrs. George Stevens 
Death*24 February 1946Marine City, St. Clair, MI; surname at death was Stevens 

Alidore Amandus Meldrum

Father*William A. Meldrum b. 17 Mar 1861, d. 3 Nov 1916
Mother*Mary D. Jolin b. 1863, d. 14 Oct 1954
Birth*8 December 1888Fair Haven, St. Clair, MI 
(Witness) Death3 November 1916William A. Meldrum; Marine City, St. Clair, MI 
Attributes*He was short and stout with light blue eyes and dark brown hair in 1917. 
Death*1 April 1960Wayne County, MI 

Clarence Leo Meldrum

Father*William A. Meldrum b. 17 Mar 1861, d. 3 Nov 1916
Mother*Mary D. Jolin b. 1863, d. 14 Oct 1954
Birth*21 November 1891Marine City, St. Clair, MI 
Attributes*He was described as short, of medium build with brown eyes and dark hair in 1917. 
Death*1918St. Mary's Hospital, Milwaukee, WI; he and his brother, Guy, had been working on the steamer Uranus for the Interlake Steamship Co and were taken ill with influenza then taken to Milwaukee. Guy made a recovery but Clarence died of pneumonia after eight days 
Burial*12 November 1918Holy Cross Cemetery, Marine City, St. Clair, MI 

Arthur William Meldrum

Father*William A. Meldrum b. 17 Mar 1861, d. 3 Nov 1916
Mother*Mary D. Jolin b. 1863, d. 14 Oct 1954
Birth*6 August 1893Marine City, St. Clair, MI 
Occupation*an office clerk at Dodge Bros. Motors of Detroit in 1917. 
Attributes*Art was of medium height and build with dark brown eyes and hair in 1917. 
Employment*Chrysler Auto Co in Detroit in 1942 
Death*10 October 1948Detroit, Wayne, MI 

Family

Children 1.James A. Meldrum b. 21 Dec 1921, d. 2 Oct 2009
 2.Florence Meldrum b. 21 Oct 1923, d. 29 Aug 2007
 3.Jean Phyllis Meldrum b. 28 Apr 1925, d. 1956
 4.Donna Marie Meldrum b. 3 Jul 1928, d. 23 Apr 2002
 5.Dolores Ann Meldrum b. 3 Jul 1928, d. 12 May 2015
 6.Mary E. Meldrum

Edna C. Meldrum

Father*William A. Meldrum b. 17 Mar 1861, d. 3 Nov 1916
Mother*Mary D. Jolin b. 1863, d. 14 Oct 1954
Birth*25 August 1895Marine City, St. Clair, MI 
Death*9 February 1979Harper Woods, Wayne, MI 

Guy Cyril Meldrum

Father*William A. Meldrum b. 17 Mar 1861, d. 3 Nov 1916
Mother*Mary D. Jolin b. 1863, d. 14 Oct 1954
Birth*20 February 1898Marine City, St. Clair, MI 
Marriage*23 January 1923Josephine Victoria Bertrand; Marine City, St. Clair, MI; Father P.J. Ternes officiated with witnesses Alidore Meldrum of Marine City and Rose Bertrand of Detroit 
Employment*Radio Distributing Co in Detroit in 1942 
Death*18 October 1982Alpena, Alpena, MI; resided in Alpena, Alpena 
Burial*Long Rapids Cemetery, Long Rapids, Alpena, MI 

Family

Josephine Victoria Bertrand b. 6 Feb 1902, d. 23 Jun 1983
Children 1.Mary Leah Meldrum b. 11 Jan 1924, d. 6 Feb 2008
 2.Fredrick Bertrand Meldrum b. 12 Sep 1926, d. 24 Jul 2017
 3.Donald Meldrum b. 30 Dec 1929, d. 23 Sep 1930
 4.Robert Guy Meldrum b. 29 Jul 1931, d. 16 Dec 2012

Sylvia Rivard

Father*Arthur Louis Rivard b. 28 Jul 1874, d. 19 Aug 1925
Mother*Ida Meldrum b. 29 Mar 1882, d. 29 Nov 1912
Birth*4 April 1907Macomb County, MI 
Married NameMeldrum 
Marriage*29 June 1930George Albert Meldrum; Port Huron, St. Clair, MI; Eugene Cote, Justice of the Peace, officiated with witnesses John Meldrum and Mrs. Margaret Meldrum, both of New Baltimore 
Witness: John H. Meldrum
Witness: Margaret Ouellett
Death*12 October 1983Clinton Twp., Macomb, MI; resided in New Baltimore, Macomb 
Burial*St. Mary's Cemetery, New Baltimore, Macomb, MI 

Family

George Albert Meldrum b. 31 Oct 1892, d. 29 Aug 1973

Henry Diegel

Father*Ludwig Diegel b. 19 Aug 1800, d. 15 Jun 1855
Mother*Mary Elizabeth Reichenbach b. 8 Dec 1804, d. 18 Mar 1883
Birth*28 March 1835Wayne County, MI 
Marriage*Amelia Groll 
Marriage*31 May 1869Lena Mary / Magdalena Schoenherr; Assumption Grotto, Detroit, Wayne, MI 
(Witness) Death1 May 1909Lena Mary / Magdalena Schoenherr; Gratiot Twp., Wayne, MI 
CauseDeathhad valvular heart disease and mitral insufficiency 
Death*15 August 1915Gratiot Twp., Wayne, MI 
Burial*18 August 1915Assumption Grotto Cemetery, Detroit, MI 

Family 1

Amelia Groll b. 1835, d. 1868
Children 1.Mary Catherine Diegel+ b. 21 Oct 1861, d. 15 Dec 1951
 2.Louis Henry Diegel+ b. 23 Jan 1863, d. 26 Apr 1942
 3.Joseph Diegel+ b. May 1864, d. 1954
 4.Henry A. Diegel b. 25 Nov 1865, d. 17 Oct 1938

Family 2

Lena Mary / Magdalena Schoenherr b. 21 Apr 1848, d. 1 May 1909
Children 1.Caroline E. Diegel b. 1 Mar 1870, d. 1891
 2.Edward George Diegel+ b. 7 Jan 1873, d. 22 Dec 1940
 3.Amelia M. Diegel b. 1875, d. 1966
 4.Emma M. Diegel b. 8 Nov 1877, d. 25 Oct 1950
 5.Stella M. Diegel b. Dec 1885, d. 1963

Amelia Groll

Birth*1835Germany 
Married NameDiegel 
Marriage*Henry Diegel 
Death*1868Wayne County 
Burial*1868Assumption Grotto Cemetery, Detroit, Wayne, MI 

Family

Henry Diegel b. 28 Mar 1835, d. 15 Aug 1915
Children 1.Mary Catherine Diegel+ b. 21 Oct 1861, d. 15 Dec 1951
 2.Louis Henry Diegel+ b. 23 Jan 1863, d. 26 Apr 1942
 3.Joseph Diegel+ b. May 1864, d. 1954
 4.Henry A. Diegel b. 25 Nov 1865, d. 17 Oct 1938

Mary Catherine Diegel

Father*Henry Diegel b. 28 Mar 1835, d. 15 Aug 1915
Mother*Amelia Groll b. 1835, d. 1868
Birth*21 October 1861Detroit, Wayne, MI 
Married NameTrombly 
Marriage*6 May 1884Jeremiah Trombly; Assumption Grotto, Detroit, MI 
Death*15 December 1951Detroit, Wayne, MI 
Burial*19 December 1951Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Detroit, Wayne, MI 

Family

Jeremiah Trombly b. 12 Mar 1860, d. 5 Jul 1933
Children 1.Arthur James Trombly+ b. 2 Apr 1887, d. 22 Jan 1987
 2.Sylvester Jerome Trombly b. 7 Oct 1890, d. 22 Aug 1982
 3.Edward George Trombly+ b. 27 Jan 1894, d. 30 Jun 1979
 4.Genevieve Florence Trombly b. 15 Dec 1896, d. 11 Oct 1984
 5.James Benjamin Trombly b. 15 Sep 1900, d. 21 Aug 1998
 6.Florence Angeline Trombly+ b. 17 Jun 1905, d. 11 Dec 1993

Henry A. Diegel

Father*Henry Diegel b. 28 Mar 1835, d. 15 Aug 1915
Mother*Amelia Groll b. 1835, d. 1868
Birth*25 November 1865Detroit, Wayne, MI 
Marriage*14 January 1902Ellen Kenny; Detroit, Wayne, MI; Father H.M. Farnegund officiated with witnesses George Deger and Mildred Noone, both of Detroit 
Occupation*manager of a grocery store in Detroit 
CauseDeathhad a coronary thrombosis 
Death*17 October 1938Detroit, Wayne, MI 
Burial*19 October 1938Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Detroit, Wayne, MI 

Family

Ellen Kenny b. May 1875, d. 29 Aug 1951

Caroline E. Diegel

Father*Henry Diegel b. 28 Mar 1835, d. 15 Aug 1915
Mother*Lena Mary / Magdalena Schoenherr b. 21 Apr 1848, d. 1 May 1909
Birth*1 March 1870Grosse Pointe, Wayne, MI 
Burial*1891Assumption Grotto Cemetery, Detroit, Wayne, MI 
Death*1891Wayne County, MI 

Edward George Diegel

Father*Henry Diegel b. 28 Mar 1835, d. 15 Aug 1915
Mother*Lena Mary / Magdalena Schoenherr b. 21 Apr 1848, d. 1 May 1909
Birth*7 January 1873Detroit, Wayne, MI 
Marriage*27 April 1897Matilda Fay; Detroit, Wayne, MI; Father A.P. Ternas officiated with witnesses John Bucher and Emilie Diegel, both of Detroit 
Attributes*He was of medium height and slender with grey brown eyes and dark brown hair in 1918. 
CauseDeathhad a coronary thrombosis, cancer of the prostate and uremia 
Death*22 December 1940Warren, Macomb, MI 
Burial*26 December 1940Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Detroit, Wayne, MI 

Family

Matilda Fay b. 23 Nov 1872, d. 8 Dec 1918
Child 1.Sylvester Edward Diegel b. 21 Feb 1911, d. 7 Nov 2011

Amelia M. Diegel

Father*Henry Diegel b. 28 Mar 1835, d. 15 Aug 1915
Mother*Lena Mary / Magdalena Schoenherr b. 21 Apr 1848, d. 1 May 1909
Birth*1875MI 
Marriage*30 May 1905Detroit, Wayne, MI; husband Michael Fay, Father A. Ternes officiated with witnesses Arthur Trombly and Stella Diegel, both of Detroit 
Witness: Stella M. Diegel
Burial*1966Mt. Calvary Cemetery, Weare, Oceana, MI 
Death*1966Oceana County, MI 

Emma M. Diegel

Father*Henry Diegel b. 28 Mar 1835, d. 15 Aug 1915
Mother*Lena Mary / Magdalena Schoenherr b. 21 Apr 1848, d. 1 May 1909
Birth*8 November 1877Grosse Pointe, Wayne, MI 
Married Name16 May 1905Morang 
Marriage*16 May 1905George Morang; Conner's Creek, Wayne, MI; Father James Ronayne married them in Conner's Creek with witnesses James Morang and Stella Diegel, both of Gratiot Twp. 
Witness: Stella M. Diegel
Death*25 October 1950Warren, Macomb, MI 
Burial*28 October 1950Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Detroit, Wayne, MI 

Family

George Morang b. 1 Feb 1878, d. 13 Dec 1930

Stella M. Diegel

Father*Henry Diegel b. 28 Mar 1835, d. 15 Aug 1915
Mother*Lena Mary / Magdalena Schoenherr b. 21 Apr 1848, d. 1 May 1909
Birth*December 1885Wayne County, MI 
(Witness) Marriage16 May 1905Emma M. Diegel, George Morang; Conner's Creek, Wayne, MI; Father James Ronayne married them in Conner's Creek with witnesses James Morang and Stella Diegel, both of Gratiot Twp. 
(Witness) Marriage30 May 1905Amelia M. Diegel; Detroit, Wayne, MI; husband Michael Fay, Father A. Ternes officiated with witnesses Arthur Trombly and Stella Diegel, both of Detroit 
Married Name11 July 1910Mrs. Fred Laporte 
Burial*1963Mt. Calvary Cemetery, Weare, Oceana, MI 
Death*1963Oceana County, MI 

Delia Mary Diegel

Father*Louis Henry Diegel b. 23 Jan 1863, d. 26 Apr 1942
Mother*Mary Elisabeth Rivard b. 25 Jul 1862, d. 19 Nov 1934
Birth*May 1891Wayne County, MI 
Married NameHuys 
Marriage*9 June 1920Camille Frederick Huys; Assumption Grotto, Detroit, Wayne, MI; Father Joseph S. Marx officiated with witnesses Urban Berkel and Irene Diegel, both of Detroit 
Witness: Irene A. Diegel
Witness: Urban Louis Burkel
Death*1 January 1970Macomb County, MI 
Burial*5 January 1970Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Detroit, Wayne, MI 

Family

Camille Frederick Huys b. 17 Feb 1889, d. 8 Mar 1977

Ella M. Diegel

Father*Louis Henry Diegel b. 23 Jan 1863, d. 26 Apr 1942
Mother*Mary Elisabeth Rivard b. 25 Jul 1862, d. 19 Nov 1934
Birth*8 January 1896Gratiot Twp., Wayne, MI 
Married NameGroesbeck 
Marriage*15 October 1919Clement N. Groesbeck; Assumption Grotto, Detroit, Wayne, MI; Father Joseph S. Marx officiated with witnesses Clarence Lemberger and Frances Diegel, both of Detroit 
Witness: Frances A. Diegel
CauseDeathhad bronchopneumonia 
Death*4 March 1931Warren, Macomb, MI 
Burial*7 March 1931Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Detroit, Wayne, MI 

Family

Clement N. Groesbeck b. 24 Nov 1893, d. 26 Mar 1979

Irene A. Diegel

Father*Louis Henry Diegel b. 23 Jan 1863, d. 26 Apr 1942
Mother*Mary Elisabeth Rivard b. 25 Jul 1862, d. 19 Nov 1934
Birth*19 October 1898Gratiot Twp., Wayne, MI 
(Witness) Marriage9 June 1920Camille Frederick Huys, Delia Mary Diegel; Assumption Grotto, Detroit, Wayne, MI; Father Joseph S. Marx officiated with witnesses Urban Berkel and Irene Diegel, both of Detroit 
Married NameBurkel 
Marriage*20 June 1923Urban Louis Burkel; Assumption Grotto, Detroit, Wayne, MI; Father Joseph S. Marx officiated with witnesses Arthur Diegel and Cecelia Burkel, both of Detroit 
Witness: Arthur Paul Diegel
(Witness) Marriage27 June 1928Albert Weston, Frances A. Diegel; Assumption Grotto Church, Detroit, Wayne, MI; Fr Joseph S. Marx officiated with witnesses Arthur Diegel and Irene Burkel, both of Detroit 
Death*9 June 1978Detroit, Wayne, MI; resided in Detroit, Wayne, MI 
Burial*13 June 1978Resurrection Cemetery, Clinton Twp., Macomb, MI 

Family

Urban Louis Burkel b. 13 Oct 1895, d. 5 Aug 1982

Frances A. Diegel

Father*Louis Henry Diegel b. 23 Jan 1863, d. 26 Apr 1942
Mother*Mary Elisabeth Rivard b. 25 Jul 1862, d. 19 Nov 1934
Birth*11 May 1901Gratiot Twp., Wayne, MI 
(Witness) Marriage15 October 1919Clement N. Groesbeck, Ella M. Diegel; Assumption Grotto, Detroit, Wayne, MI; Father Joseph S. Marx officiated with witnesses Clarence Lemberger and Frances Diegel, both of Detroit 
(Witness) Marriage23 June 1925Genevieve Kuehl, Arthur Paul Diegel; Detroit, Wayne, MI; Father Fred L. Heidenreich officiated with witnesses Leo Kuele and Frances Diegel, both of Detroit 
Married NameMrs. Weston 
Marriage*27 June 1928Albert Weston; Assumption Grotto Church, Detroit, Wayne, MI; Fr Joseph S. Marx officiated with witnesses Arthur Diegel and Irene Burkel, both of Detroit 
Witness: Irene A. Diegel
Witness: Arthur Paul Diegel
Death*26 August 1982Detroit, Wayne, MI; resided in Detroit 
Burial*Assumption Grotto Cemetery, Detroit, Wayne, MI 

Family

Albert Weston b. 12 Dec 1898, d. 10 Jan 1980

Arthur Paul Diegel

Father*Louis Henry Diegel b. 23 Jan 1863, d. 26 Apr 1942
Mother*Mary Elisabeth Rivard b. 25 Jul 1862, d. 19 Nov 1934
Birth*14 May 1903Gratiot Twp., Wayne, MI 
(Witness) Marriage20 June 1923Urban Louis Burkel, Irene A. Diegel; Assumption Grotto, Detroit, Wayne, MI; Father Joseph S. Marx officiated with witnesses Arthur Diegel and Cecelia Burkel, both of Detroit 
Marriage*23 June 1925Genevieve Kuehl; Detroit, Wayne, MI; Father Fred L. Heidenreich officiated with witnesses Leo Kuele and Frances Diegel, both of Detroit 
Witness: Frances A. Diegel
(Witness) Marriage27 June 1928Albert Weston, Frances A. Diegel; Assumption Grotto Church, Detroit, Wayne, MI; Fr Joseph S. Marx officiated with witnesses Arthur Diegel and Irene Burkel, both of Detroit 
Death*21 October 1982Clinton Twp., Macomb, MI; resided in Shelby Twp., Macomb per midi; per ssdi Hubbard Lake, Alpena, MI 

Family

Genevieve Kuehl b. 18 Apr 1906, d. 27 Jul 1976

Frances Louise Trombley

Father*George Trombley b. 26 Jun 1865, d. 3 Feb 1946
Mother*Kathryn (Langton) Cummings b. 1878, d. 1952
Birth*22 April 1922Detroit, Wayne, MI 
Death*25 August 2013Bortz Health Care, Orchard Lake, Oakland, MI 
Funeral*30 August 2013St. Ann Catholic Church, Oakland County, MI 

Eugene Droste

Father*Theodore J. Droste Jr. b. 10 Aug 1842, d. 5 Jun 1924
Mother*Maria Frances Dunnebacke b. 14 Oct 1846, d. 4 Dec 1940
Birth*1 November 1883Dallas Twp., Clinton, MI 
Occupation*a carpenter 
Death*5 March 1956Ionia County, MI 
Burial*Mt. Calvary Cemetery, Pewamo, Ionia, MI 

Kim Appel

Father*Arthur W. Appel b. 30 Apr 1913, d. 27 Oct 2004
Mother*Marion M. Rivard b. 11 Jan 1915, d. 14 Jun 1981

Keith Appel

Father*Arthur W. Appel b. 30 Apr 1913, d. 27 Oct 2004
Mother*Marion M. Rivard b. 11 Jan 1915, d. 14 Jun 1981

Kathy Appel

Father*Arthur W. Appel b. 30 Apr 1913, d. 27 Oct 2004
Mother*Marion M. Rivard b. 11 Jan 1915, d. 14 Jun 1981

Kevin Arthur Appel

Father*Arthur W. Appel b. 30 Apr 1913, d. 27 Oct 2004
Mother*Marion M. Rivard b. 11 Jan 1915, d. 14 Jun 1981
Birth*28 May 1951MI 
Death*August 1974(not in MI death index 1971-96)