Eugene Downey

Birth*1820County Cork, Ireland 
Marriage*Anna Duke; Canada 
Marriage*28 January 1866Abigail White; Marshall, Calhoun, MI 
CauseDeathwas found dead in the woods near his house of suspected heart disease 
Death*August 1892Dowagiac, Cass, MI 
Burial*Sacred Heart Cemetery, Dowagiac, Cass, MI 

Family 1

Anna Duke b. Dec 1826, d. 13 Apr 1863
Children 1.John Downey b. c 1846, d. 28 Feb 1913
 2.Patrick Downey b. c 1848
 3.Bartholomew Downey b. c 1851
 4.Margaret Downey b. 2 Apr 1854, d. 20 Jul 1911
 5.Rose Downey+ b. 1 Nov 1857, d. 21 May 1920
 6.Eugene L. Downey+ b. c 1859, d. 1888
 7.Mary A. Downey b. c 1860, d. bt 1860 - 1870
 8.Thomas M. Downey+ b. 10 Apr 1862, d. 25 May 1935
 9.Lawrence E. Downey+ b. 11 Apr 1863, d. 2 Nov 1945

Family 2

Abigail White b. 17 Mar 1840, d. 13 Sep 1910
Children 1.Andrew Joseph Downey+ b. 23 Mar 1867, d. 11 Mar 1951
 2.James Samuel Downey Pastor at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church 1913-1935 b. 23 Jan 1873, d. 19 Sep 1935
 3.William Henry Downey+ b. 3 May 1876, d. 9 Apr 1928

Anna Duke

Birth*December 1826Down, Ireland 
Marriage*Eugene Downey; Canada 
Death*13 April 1863Oakridge Cemetery, Marshall, Calhoun, MI 

Family

Eugene Downey b. 1820, d. Aug 1892
Children 1.John Downey b. c 1846, d. 28 Feb 1913
 2.Patrick Downey b. c 1848
 3.Bartholomew Downey b. c 1851
 4.Margaret Downey b. 2 Apr 1854, d. 20 Jul 1911
 5.Rose Downey+ b. 1 Nov 1857, d. 21 May 1920
 6.Eugene L. Downey+ b. c 1859, d. 1888
 7.Mary A. Downey b. c 1860, d. bt 1860 - 1870
 8.Thomas M. Downey+ b. 10 Apr 1862, d. 25 May 1935
 9.Lawrence E. Downey+ b. 11 Apr 1863, d. 2 Nov 1945

John Downey

Father*Eugene Downey b. 1820, d. Aug 1892
Mother*Anna Duke b. Dec 1826, d. 13 Apr 1863
Birth*circa 1846Canada 
Death*28 February 1913Calhoun County, MI 
Burial*Oakhill Cemetery, Marshall, Calhoun, MI 

Patrick Downey

Father*Eugene Downey b. 1820, d. Aug 1892
Mother*Anna Duke b. Dec 1826, d. 13 Apr 1863
Birth*circa 1848Canada 

Bartholomew Downey

Father*Eugene Downey b. 1820, d. Aug 1892
Mother*Anna Duke b. Dec 1826, d. 13 Apr 1863
Birth*circa 1851OH 

Margaret Downey

Father*Eugene Downey b. 1820, d. Aug 1892
Mother*Anna Duke b. Dec 1826, d. 13 Apr 1863
Birth*2 April 1854Marshall, Calhoun, MI 
Marriage*19 September 1878Martin Luther Harshey; Battle Creek, Calhoun, MI; Father F. Brogger officiated with witnesses Will Moreland of Battle Creek and Rosa Downey of Dowagiac 
Witness: Rose Downey
CauseDeathhad arteriosclerosis and apoplexy 
Death*20 July 1911Borgess Hospital, Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo, MI 
Burial*22 July 1911Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Eastwood, Kalamazoo, MI 

Family

Martin Luther Harshey b. 31 May 1854, d. 16 Aug 1905

Eugene L. Downey

Father*Eugene Downey b. 1820, d. Aug 1892
Mother*Anna Duke b. Dec 1826, d. 13 Apr 1863
Birth*circa 1859Marshall, Calhoun, MI 
Marriage*2 August 1878Alice Kelly; McLean County, IL 
Death*1888killed in Chicago & Alton RR accident 

Family

Alice Kelly b. 21 Dec 1859, d. 17 Apr 1938
Child 1.Lawrence Patrick Downey b. 1 Jan 1881, d. 1946

Mary A. Downey

Father*Eugene Downey b. 1820, d. Aug 1892
Mother*Anna Duke b. Dec 1826, d. 13 Apr 1863
Birth*circa 1860Marshall, Calhoun, MI 
Death*between 1860 and 1870MI; not in 1870 census 

Ralph Visscher

Father*Klaas Visscher b. 22 Jul 1825, d. 2 Nov 1914
Mother*Klaasje Boosenkool b. 1833, d. 30 May 1879
Birth*9 November 1858Zeeland, Ottawa, MI; at some point Ralph's birth year got pushed ahead a couple of years, based on age in 1860 census and younger siblings 
Marriage*28 October 1886Anna Stewart; Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo, MI; A.M. Gould pastor of M.E. Church, officiated; witnesses were Alex T. Walker and Lillie M. Frederick, both of Kalamazoo 
(Witness) Death13 January 1904William Stewart; Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo, MI 
Occupation*a blacksmith 
CauseDeathhad bronchiopneumonia 
Death*19 March 1926Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo, MI 
Burial*22 March 1926Riverside Cemetery, Kalamazoo, MI 

Family

Anna Stewart b. Jul 1862, d. 23 Sep 1934
Children 1.Jeanette F. Visscher b. 20 Apr 1888, d. a 1931
 2.Clarence Benjamin Visscher+ b. 18 Feb 1890, d. 1954
 3.Oliver W. Visscher b. 18 Jul 1892, d. 29 Mar 1936

Jeanette F. Visscher

Father*Ralph Visscher b. 9 Nov 1858, d. 19 Mar 1926
Mother*Anna Stewart b. Jul 1862, d. 23 Sep 1934
Birth*20 April 1888Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo, MI 
Marriage*23 June 1915Harvey W. Randolph; Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo, MI; witnesses were Anna Vissher and G.S. Burnett; he and Jennie F. were still married and living in Kalamazoo in 1919; by 1920 they were living separately; their divorce was granted in Wayne County on 13 Jan 1927 when Harvey then married Jennie (Spears) Polderdyke in Kalamazoo 
Witness: Anna Stewart
Death*after 1931 

Family

Harvey W. Randolph b. 6 May 1892, d. 13 Nov 1942

Clarence Benjamin Visscher

Father*Ralph Visscher b. 9 Nov 1858, d. 19 Mar 1926
Mother*Anna Stewart b. Jul 1862, d. 23 Sep 1934
Birth*18 February 1890Kalamazoo Twp., Kalamazoo, MI 
Milit-Beg*22 July 1918Camp Custer, MI; as a Private in Co. B, 41st Field Artillery, later he was promoted to Sergeant; he had been in the National Guard for 3 years prior to signing his draft card 
Milit-End*1 February 1919along with the whole Battery 
Marriage*28 August 1923Gertrude M. Voorheis; Harbor Springs, Emmet, MI; Rev. Walter Carlsen officiated with witnesses Corine Connell and Victor Voorhies, both of Harbor Springs 
Occupation*a manager and earlier worked at Franklin Press at 164 Congress in Detroit 
(Witness) Death29 March 1936Oliver W. Visscher; Detroit, Wayne, MI 
Death*1954MI 
Burial*1954Lakeview Cemetery, Harbor Springs, Emmet, MI; Gertrude and Donald are also there 

Family

Gertrude M. Voorheis b. 6 May 1898, d. 9 Apr 1986
Child 1.Donald Lee Visscher+ b. 10 Jul 1925, d. 3 Dec 1997

Oliver W. Visscher

Father*Ralph Visscher b. 9 Nov 1858, d. 19 Mar 1926
Mother*Anna Stewart b. Jul 1862, d. 23 Sep 1934
Birth*18 July 1892Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo, MI 
Milit-Beg*19 March 1918Camp Custer, MI; as a Private in the Depot Brigade, transferred to Camp Humpheries, VA to Co. B 2nd Engineering Training Regiment; he had been in the National Guard for 3 years prior to signing his draft card 
Milit-End*7 March 1919Camp Humphries, VA; as a Corporal in Co I, 2nd Engineers where he had done printing work 
Occupation*a printer at the Evening Free Press on Lafayette Ave. in Detroit 
CauseDeathhad lobar pneumonia and meningitis 
Death*29 March 1936Detroit, Wayne, MI 
Witness: Clarence Benjamin Visscher
Burial*1 April 1936Oak View Cemetery, Royal Oak, Oakland, MI 

Gertrude M. Voorheis

Father*Frank Lester Voorheis b. 10 Sep 1868, d. 8 Apr 1944
Mother*Stella L. Acker b. 20 Apr 1873, d. 4 Jan 1938
Birth*6 May 1898Emmet County, MI 
Marriage*28 August 1923Clarence Benjamin Visscher; Harbor Springs, Emmet, MI; Rev. Walter Carlsen officiated with witnesses Corine Connell and Victor Voorhies, both of Harbor Springs 
Death*9 April 1986Royal Oak, Oakland, MI; resided in Southfield, Oakland, MI 
Burial*16 April 1986Lakeview Cemetery, Harbor Springs, Emmet, MI; in Sec I, Lot 25 along with Donald and Clarence Visscher 

Family

Clarence Benjamin Visscher b. 18 Feb 1890, d. 1954
Child 1.Donald Lee Visscher+ b. 10 Jul 1925, d. 3 Dec 1997

Donald Lee Visscher

Father*Clarence Benjamin Visscher b. 18 Feb 1890, d. 1954
Mother*Gertrude M. Voorheis b. 6 May 1898, d. 9 Apr 1986
Birth*10 July 1925Detroit, Wayne, MI 
Milit-End*served in the U.S. Navy in WWII from 1 July 1943 to 9 April 1946 
Marriage*Helen Ann Gillies 
Occupation*a retired hospital personnel manager 
Death*3 December 1997resided in Sun City West, Maricopa, AZ 
Burial*5 December 1997Lakeview Cemetery, Emmet County, MI; Donald Lee Visscher was buried in Lakeview Cemetery, Sec 1 - Lot 25 in Emmet County MI along with Clarence and Gertrude. 

Family

Helen Ann Gillies b. 12 Apr 1927, d. 20 Mar 2004
Children 1.Sara L. Visscher
 2.Diane M. Visscher

Andrew Pfeiffer

Father*Andrew Pfeiffer
Mother*Annette R. (?)
Birth*17 November 1822Germany 
Marriage*1851Elizabeth Pfeiffer 
(Witness) Marriage24 December 1894Charles A. Gibson, Amelia Pfeiffer; Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo, MI; Rev. George R. McDonald officiated with witnesses Andrew Pfieffer and Mrs. Elizabeth Pfieffer, both of Kalamazoo 
CauseDeathhad cancer 
Death*25 November 1897Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo, MI 
Burial*1897Riverside Cemetery, Kalamazoo, MI 

Family

Elizabeth Pfeiffer b. 23 Dec 1823, d. 28 Apr 1899
Children 1.Catherine E. Pfeiffer b. 23 Sep 1852, d. 9 May 1923
 2.George A. Pfeiffer+ b. Sep 1854, d. 27 Mar 1927
 3.Louis Pfeiffer+ b. Jun 1856, d. Apr 1927
 4.Elizabeth Pfeiffer b. 1859, d. Aug 1893
 5.August F. Pfeiffer+ b. Aug 1863, d. a Jun 1900
 6.Amelia Pfeiffer b. Mar 1867

Elizabeth Pfeiffer

Father*P. Pfeiffer
Birth*23 December 1823Hesse-Darmstadt, Preussen 
Marriage*1851Andrew Pfeiffer 
(Witness) Marriage24 December 1894Charles A. Gibson, Amelia Pfeiffer; Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo, MI; Rev. George R. McDonald officiated with witnesses Andrew Pfieffer and Mrs. Elizabeth Pfieffer, both of Kalamazoo 
CauseDeathhad heart disease 
Death*28 April 1899Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo, MI 
Witness: George A. Pfeiffer
Burial*30 April 1899Riverside Cemetery, Kalamazoo, MI 

Family

Andrew Pfeiffer b. 17 Nov 1822, d. 25 Nov 1897
Children 1.Catherine E. Pfeiffer b. 23 Sep 1852, d. 9 May 1923
 2.George A. Pfeiffer+ b. Sep 1854, d. 27 Mar 1927
 3.Louis Pfeiffer+ b. Jun 1856, d. Apr 1927
 4.Elizabeth Pfeiffer b. 1859, d. Aug 1893
 5.August F. Pfeiffer+ b. Aug 1863, d. a Jun 1900
 6.Amelia Pfeiffer b. Mar 1867

Catherine E. Pfeiffer

Father*Andrew Pfeiffer b. 17 Nov 1822, d. 25 Nov 1897
Mother*Elizabeth Pfeiffer b. 23 Dec 1823, d. 28 Apr 1899
Birth*23 September 1852Kalamazoo County, MI 
Marriage*14 December 1887Lewis A. Brown; Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo, MI; F.Z. Rossiler, clergyman officiated; witnesses were George Pfiffer and Emma Pfiffer 
Witness: George A. Pfeiffer
CauseDeathhad epilepsy increasing in number of seizures 
Death*9 May 1923Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo, MI 
Burial*11 May 1923Riverside Cemetery, Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo, MI 

Family

Lewis A. Brown b. Jul 1854

George A. Pfeiffer

Father*Andrew Pfeiffer b. 17 Nov 1822, d. 25 Nov 1897
Mother*Elizabeth Pfeiffer b. 23 Dec 1823, d. 28 Apr 1899
Birth*September 1854Kalamazoo County, MI 
Marriage*31 March 1875Agnes Jennie Chase; Oshtemo Twp., Kalamazoo, MI; Rev. Thomas Cleghorn officiated with witnesses Camden S. McCrum and Ellen E. LaBar, both of Kalamazoo 
(Witness) Marriage14 December 1887Lewis A. Brown, Catherine E. Pfeiffer; Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo, MI; F.Z. Rossiler, clergyman officiated; witnesses were George Pfiffer and Emma Pfiffer 
(Witness) Death28 April 1899Elizabeth Pfeiffer; Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo, MI 
Occupation*mail carrier for U.S. Post Office in Michigan and California 
Death*27 March 1927Los Angeles County, CA 

Family

Agnes Jennie Chase b. 8 Aug 1859, d. 11 Jun 1945
Child 1.Grace M. Pfeiffer+ b. 24 Apr 1890, d. 24 Jan 1965

Louis Pfeiffer

Father*Andrew Pfeiffer b. 17 Nov 1822, d. 25 Nov 1897
Mother*Elizabeth Pfeiffer b. 23 Dec 1823, d. 28 Apr 1899
Birth*June 1856Kalamazoo County, MI; after 3 June 
Marriage*26 April 1878Edith Anderson; Grand Rapids, Kent, MI; Rev. D.R. Barnes officiated with witnesses Will M. Daniels and Lucinda Barnes, both of Grand Rapids 
Marriage*6 September 1910Rosa Elizabeth Brautlinger; St. Joseph County, IN 
Occupation*a landlord in South Bend, IN, then superintendant of the county infirmary in German Twp., IN 
Death*April 1927South Bend, St. Joseph County, IN 

Family 1

Edith Anderson b. Nov 1860, d. 4 Aug 1909
Child 1.Maude E. Pfeiffer b. 9 Mar 1879, d. 2 Jan 1958

Family 2

Rosa Elizabeth Brautlinger b. c 1870, d. Oct 1957

Elizabeth Pfeiffer

Father*Andrew Pfeiffer b. 17 Nov 1822, d. 25 Nov 1897
Mother*Elizabeth Pfeiffer b. 23 Dec 1823, d. 28 Apr 1899
Birth*1859Kalamazoo County, MI 
Marriage*21 May 1876Alfred L. Woods; First Presbyterian Church, Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo, MI; Rev. Jos H. France officiated with witnesses Ida France of Washington D.C. and Margaret McHugh of Kalamazoo 
Death*August 1893Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo, MI 
Burial*13 August 1893Riverside Cemetery, Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo, MI 

Family

Alfred L. Woods b. 8 Jan 1856, d. 30 Jan 1923

Amelia Pfeiffer

Father*Andrew Pfeiffer b. 17 Nov 1822, d. 25 Nov 1897
Mother*Elizabeth Pfeiffer b. 23 Dec 1823, d. 28 Apr 1899
Birth*March 1867Kalamazoo County, MI 
Marriage*24 December 1894Charles A. Gibson; Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo, MI; Rev. George R. McDonald officiated with witnesses Andrew Pfieffer and Mrs. Elizabeth Pfieffer, both of Kalamazoo 
Witness: Andrew Pfeiffer
Witness: Elizabeth Pfeiffer

Family

Charles A. Gibson b. Sep 1865, d. 27 Jan 1940

Susan Huffman

Nicholas Trombly Fowler

Father*Curtis Dean Fowler
Mother*Susan Huffman

Ashley Marie Fowler

Father*Curtis Dean Fowler
Mother*Susan Huffman