Charles Dean Miranda

Adoptive father*Richard Hobart Miranda b. 4 Nov 1911, d. 18 Oct 2001
Adoptive mother*Doris Ann Burleson b. 16 Apr 1909, d. 3 Nov 1978
FatherGeorge Everett Burleson b. 27 Apr 1914, d. 5 Aug 1964
MotherLaurabelle Lillian Commer b. 26 Mar 1918, d. 17 Sep 2006
Birth*20 November 1937Pensacola, FL 
NoteCharles Burleson, age 2, appeared in the 1940 census with George and Laura Burleson.
Charles Miranda was in the 1945 FL census with the family of Charles E. and LaMinda Burleson.
George's sister, Doris, was then the wife of Richard Miranda, but no children were listed with Doris and Richard in the 1940 census. 
(Witness) Census12 April 1940George Everett Burleson, Laurabelle Lillian Commer; Precinct 35, East Pensacola, Escambia, FL; Geo E. Burleson, age 25, b Santa Rosa County FL, barge mate for towing co.; Laura Belle, wife, age 22, b MI; Harry, son, age 3; Charles, son, age 2; Georgie, son, age 1; Thomas, son, age less than 1 - sons b FL - reside on Raiford 
(Witness) Census1945Charles Ezra Burleson; Precinct 35, East Pensacola Heights, Escambia, FL; Charles M. Burleson, age 33, b FL, 6th grade, captain of tugboat; Louise, age 27, b FL, 9th grade, housewife; Charles E., age 61, b FL, 4th grade, captain of army transport; Minda R., age 60, b AL, 7th grade, housewife; Thomas H., age 19, b FL, 11th grade, navy; Weis D., age 23, b FL, 9th grade, navy; Hargis E., age 25, b FL, 8th grade, navy; Doris Miranda, age 35, b FL, 9th grade, saleslady (her husband, Richard, away during WWII); Charles D. Burleson, age 7, b FL, in 1st grade, student - reside at 311 6th St. - right after: Earl E. Burleson, age 40, b FL, 10th gr, coast guard; Grace M., age 39, b FL, 10th gr, housewife; Earl E. Jr., age 14, b FL, in 7th gr, student; Jerry D., age 11, b FL, in 5th gr, student; Joyce F., age 13, b FL, in 8th gr, student; Betty J., age 16, b FL, in 11th gr, student - reside at 325 6th St. 
Note*He is listed as Charles with no surname, the last child name in the obituary of Laura. His sibling's surnames are not given either. 
(Witness) Census15 April 1950Richard Hobart Miranda, Doris Ann Burleson; Seattle, King, WA; Richard Miranda, age 38, b OR, sales clerk at grocery store; Doris, wife, age 40, b FL; Charles, son, age 12, b FL; David, son, age 11, b FL 
Milit-End*Charles served as a Corpman aboard the U.S.S. Kersarge in the U.S. Navy. 
Occupation*a PA for the Federal Penitentiary in Safford AZ 
Anecdote*Richard Hobart Miranda; "Mrs. (Gena) Miranda is survived two step-sons, Charles (then age 64) (Debbie) of Terre Haute, Ind., Glenn (then age 51) (Susie) of Crown Point, Ind.; by two daughters; Dianne Lund at the family home in Oak Harbor; Elizabeth Genevieve (Leon) of San Francisco" Gena died 12 Jan 2002 
AnecdoteCharles and Mariana corresponded via email in 2000 and again in 2005 about his biological mother, Laurabelle Commer. He had traveled to MI to try and locate information about her family and also contacted Mary Ann (Rivard) Mickey. 
Residence*2006Terre Haute, IN 
Anecdote*He loved to play golf, go fishing and spend time with his grandkids. 
Death*23 December 2021Terre Haute, Vigo, IN 
NoteCharles was survived by his children: Tracy (George) Miranda-Binkley, Dania Miranda and John (Misty) Miranda; grandchildren: Andrea (Andy) Andrews, Tristan Miranda-Binkley, Richard Miranda, Kaytlynn Emberton, Collin Miranda, Ashley Miranda, Jayde Orso and Jacob Orso; gr-grandsons: Kellen and Finnegan; siblings: Glenn (Susie) Miranda, George Burleson, Joe Seager and Evelyn Seager.
He was preceded in death by his parents Richard and Doris Miranda and brothers: Tommy Seager and Harry Seager. 
Burial*He was cremated with arrangements by DeBaun Funeral Home in Terre Haute. 

George Commer

Father*Carl Gottlieb Commer b. c 1825, d. bt 1870 - 1880
Mother*Dorothea "Nora" Fuchs b. 12 Aug 1827, d. 16 Feb 1884
Birth*14 April 1866Detroit, Wayne, MI; some records indicate birth yr of 1869 
(Witness) Census1 July 1870Carl Gottlieb Commer, Dorothea "Nora" Fuchs; Ward 9, Detroit, Wayne, MI; Charles Comer, age 45, laborer, b Wuerttemberg; Mary, age 40, keeping house, b Wuerttemberg ; Charles, age 7; William, age 5; George, age 1 - children b MI - reside Mayberry Ave. near Michigan Ave. 
(Witness) Census8 June 1880Dorothea "Nora" Fuchs; Detroit, Wayne, MI; Dorothea (indexed as Cormor), age 52, keeping house, b Wuerttemberg; Charles, son, age 18, works in soap factory; William, son, age 16, at home; George, son, age 11, at school; Henry, son, age 8, at school - all children b MI - reside at 602 Woodbridge 
(Witness) Marriage22 November 1897Genevieve (Chaffin) Stoddard, Charles G. Commer; Detroit, Wayne, MI; Fr F. Mayer officiated with witnesses Mr. & Mrs. George Commer, both of Detroit 
Census3 May 1910Hamtramck, Wayne, MI; George Commer, age 40, married 20yrs, b MI, parents b Germany, house carpenter; Isabella, wife, age 38, mar 20yrs, mother of 1, 1 living, b Canada, parents b Canada, immigrated 1887; Laura, dau, age 19, b MI, bookkeeper at factory office - reside at 15 Smith Ave 
Census*12 February 1920Hamtramck, Wayne, MI; George Commor (indexed Comnor), age 50, b MI, parents b Canada, bar tender; Isabell, wife, age 37, b Canada, parents b Canada, immigrated 1900 - reside at 90 Edwin 
CauseDeathhad hypertrophy of heart and influenza 
Death*25 November 1927Detroit, Wayne, MI 
Burial*28 November 1927Woodmere Cemetery, Detroit, Wayne, MI 

Mary Isabella Chapoton

Father*Jean Baptiste Chapoton b. 17 Jun 1721, d. Jan 1803
Mother*Felicity Cesire b. 20 Dec 1737, d. Jun 1809
Birth*5 March 1771Detroit, MI 
Married Name20 August 1800Rivard 
Marriage*20 August 1800Francois Rivard; Detroit, Wayne, MI 
Death*before 1840Detroit, Wayne, MI; not in 1840 census 

Family

Francois Rivard b. 10 Nov 1773, d. 22 Dec 1841
Children 1.Leon Rivard+ b. 16 Jun 1801, d. 10 Jul 1870
 2.Richard Rivard b. 23 Jan 1803, d. Aug 1850
 3.Edward Rivard b. 24 Mar 1805, d. Jan 1833
 4.Isabella Rivard b. 12 May 1807
 5.Angelica Rivard b. 10 May 1809, d. 1887
 6.John Baptist Rivard b. 27 Aug 1811

Marie Catherine Yax

Father*Michael Yax b. 1709, d. Jul 1793
Mother*Catherine Herbinne b. 1726
Birth*2 February 1747Detroit, MI 
Married Name1762Rivard 
Marriage*15 February 1762Jean-Baptiste Rivard; Detroit, MI 
Death*27 September 1792Detroit, MI; Wayne County was formed in 1796. 

Family

Jean-Baptiste Rivard b. 22 Nov 1729, d. 23 Jun 1805
Children 1.Jean-Baptiste Rivard+ b. 21 Jan 1763, d. 2 Mar 1819
 2.Charles Rivard+ b. 11 Sep 1764, d. 18 Oct 1825
 3.Pierre Rivard+ b. 6 Feb 1766, d. 6 Jun 1847
 4.Infant Rivard b. 12 May 1768, d. 13 May 1768
 5.Catherine Rivard b. 4 Apr 1769
 6.Michel Rivard+ b. 18 Jul 1770, d. 1819
 7.Joseph Rivard b. 28 Jan 1772, d. 24 Nov 1801
 8.Francois Rivard+ b. 10 Nov 1773, d. 22 Dec 1841
 9.Archange Rivard b. 31 Dec 1774
 10.Jacques Rivard b. 1 May 1777, d. Sep 1777
 11.Seraphine Rivard b. 20 Mar 1779
 12.Simon Rivard b. Sep 1780
 13.Antoine Rivard+ b. 11 Apr 1782, d. 14 Oct 1840

Marie Joseph Rault

Father*Joseph Francis Rault b. 1669, d. 1733
Mother*Francoise Dubois b. Mar 1674
Birth*1697Champlain, Quebec 
Married Name1724Rivard 
Marriage*1724Nicolas Rivard; Notre-Dame-de-la-Visitation, Champlain, Quebec, Canada 

Family

Nicolas Rivard b. 24 Jul 1686, d. 26 Sep 1729
Child 1.Jean-Baptiste Rivard+ b. 22 Nov 1729, d. 23 Jun 1805

Nicolas Rivard dit LaVigne

Father*Nicolas Rivard dit LaVigne b. 16 Jun 1617, d. 1 Jul 1701
Mother*Catherine Isabelle Saint Per b. 26 Aug 1634, d. 27 Jun 1719
Birth*1 February 1654Trois-Riveres, Quebec, Canada 
Marriage*20 November 1678Elisabeth Trottier; Cap de la Madeliene, Champlain, Quebec, Canada 
Death*2 December 1719Batiscan, Quebec, Canada 

Family

Elisabeth Trottier b. 1664, d. 6 Apr 1699
Child 1.Nicolas Rivard+ b. 24 Jul 1686, d. 26 Sep 1729

Nicolas Rivard dit LaVigne

Father*Pierre Rivard b. 1591/92, d. 1651/52
Mother*Jeanne Mullard b. 9 Jul 1597, d. 21 Apr 1649
Note*Jean Rivard dit Preville; from René: René Rivard fils de Maurice Rivard fils de Donat Jean Batiste Rivard fils de Benjamin Rivard fils de Joseph-Jonas Rivard fils de Joseph Rivard fils de Alexis Rivard fils de Francois-Xavier-Didace Rivard fils de Jean Rivard dit Preville fils de Nicolas Rivard fils de Pierre Rivard et de Jeanne Mullard. 
Birth*16 June 1617St.-Aubin, Tourovre, Mortagne, Perche, Normandy, France 
Marriage*4 November 1652Catherine Isabelle Saint Per; Trois-Riveres, St. Maurice, Quebec, Canada 
Death*1 July 1701Bastiscan, Quebec, Canada 

Family

Catherine Isabelle Saint Per b. 26 Aug 1634, d. 27 Jun 1719
Children 1.Nicolas Rivard dit LaVigne+ b. 1 Feb 1654, d. 2 Dec 1719
 2.Jean Rivard dit Preville b. 1668, d. 30 Jun 1731

Dorothy Ann Bruman

Father*Francis Joseph Bruman b. 4 Feb 1910, d. 2 Sep 1990
Mother*Margery Catherine Knoche b. 28 Jul 1915, d. 15 Dec 2007

Francis Joseph Bruman

Father*John Bruman b. 7 Oct 1871, d. 19 Sep 1935
Mother*Mary Rosella Houck b. 3 Dec 1881, d. 2 Nov 1958
Birth*4 February 1910Burnside, Lapeer, MI 
(Witness) Census24 May 1910John Bruman, Mary Rosella Houck; North Branch, Lapeer, MI; John Brumar, age 37, married 3yrs, b MI, father Germany, mother NY, farmer; Mary, wife, age 27, mar 3 yrs, mother of 2 or 3 - could be either # (but oldest child is 10), b MI, parents b NY; Josephine, dau, age 10; Florence, dau, age 2; Frank, son, age 3/12 - children b MI (John's parents & brother, Edward, also on this pg) 
(Witness) CensusJanuary 1920John Bruman, Mary Rosella Houck; North Branch Twp., Lapeer, MI; John, age 47, farmer, father b Bavaria, mother b NY ; Mary R., wife, 30 or 38, parents b NY; Florence M., dau, age 11; Frank J., son, age 9; Leo M., son, 8; George E., son, 5; Regina R., 1 ?/12 - all b MI 
(Witness) Census5 April 1930John Bruman, Mary Rosella Houck; North Branch, Lapeer, MI; John Bruman (indexed Burman), age 58, married at 35, father b Germany, mother b NY, farmer ; Mary, wife, age 49, mar at 27, parents b NY; Frank, son, age 20, single, ; Leo, son, age 18; George, son, age 15; Regina, dau, age 11 - all b MI - all sons farm laborers 
Marriage*26 February 1938Margery Catherine Knoche; St. Peter & Paul Catholic Church, North Branch, Lapeer, MI; witnessed by Arthur Knoche and Regina Bruman 
Witness: Arthur Frank Knoche
Witness: Regina M. Bruman
Census*26 April 1940Margery Catherine Knoche; Mayfield Twp., Lapeer, MI; Frank Bruman, age 29, 8 yrs of school, b MI; Margery, wife, age 24, 8yrs of school, b MI; Darlene, dau, age 8/12, b MI - own home at 2914 Kings Mall Rd, value $1000 
Witness: Darlene Mary Bruman
Note*April 1974Margery Catherine Knoche; Frank and Margery signed Joseph Schulte's funeral home book. 
Death*2 September 1990Lapeer Regional Hospital, North Branch, Lapeer, MI 
Burial*September 1990St. Peter & Paul Cemetery, North Branch, Lapeer, MI 

Joseph Voss

Father*Anton Josef Voss b. Oct 1776, d. 9 Feb 1837
Mother*Maria Aloysia Schulte b. 8 Mar 1780, d. 7 Apr 1831
Birth*5 November 1805Altenilpe, Westfalen, Preussen; The original handwritten marriage record gives his age as what looks like 28 1/3. 
Occupation*a farmer in Altenilpe 
Marriage*14 November 1834Franzisca Knoche; Katholisch, Dorlar, Westphalia, Preussen; According to the film, the marriage was witnessed by H. Berles and Joseph Knoche. The extract has the witnesses Berles, Lehrer and Joseph Knoche. 
Witness: Joseph Franciscus Knoche
Death*27 September 1855Altenilpe, Westfalen, Germany 
Burial*1 October 1855Dorlar, Westfalen, Preussen 

Family

Franzisca Knoche b. 14 Nov 1812, d. 21 Aug 1882
Children 1.Franzisca Theresia Voss b. 24 Jan 1836, d. 20 Jan 1924
 2.Franz Joseph Maximilianus Johannes Voss+ b. 15 Oct 1837, d. 21 Sep 1900
 3.Franziscus Josephus Voss b. 21 Aug 1839, d. 29 Mar 1845
 4.Johann Willibald Voss+ b. 7 Jul 1841, d. 18 Jan 1916
 5.Elisabeth Voss b. 10 Apr 1843, d. 8 Jun 1843
 6.Elisabeth Voss+ b. 1 Jun 1844, d. 16 Nov 1918
 7.Josephina Voss b. 11 Apr 1846
 8.Johann Voss b. Dec 1848, d. 31 Jan 1849
 9.Ludowica Luise Voss b. 14 Jul 1849, d. 2 Nov 1919
 10.Franciscus Voss b. 21 Feb 1851, d. 13 Jun 1857
 11.Johannes Hubertus Voss b. 25 Sep 1853, d. 29 Mar 1877
 12.Anton Voss+ b. 30 May 1855, d. 16 Dec 1896

Franzisca Knoche

Father*Wilhelm Knoche b. 3 Oct 1774, d. 14 Mar 1859
Mother*Elisabeth Beste b. 25 Oct 1775, d. 6 Oct 1841
Birth*14 November 1812(but age on marriage rec 24), Altenilpe, Westfalen, Germany; dates for Maria Catherine and Maria Franzisca jumbled due to the marriage age of Franzisca given as 24 1/2
 
Married NameVoss 
Marriage*14 November 1834Joseph Voss; Katholisch, Dorlar, Westphalia, Preussen; According to the film, the marriage was witnessed by H. Berles and Joseph Knoche. The extract has the witnesses Berles, Lehrer and Joseph Knoche. 
Witness: Joseph Franciscus Knoche
(Witness) Marriage16 January 1853M. Wilhelmina Mette, Anton Franz Berles; Dorlar, Westfalen, Preussen; witnesses were Johann Knoche of Dorlar and Franzisca (Voss) Knoche of Altenilpe 
Death*21 August 1882Altenilpe, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany 

Family

Joseph Voss b. 5 Nov 1805, d. 27 Sep 1855
Children 1.Franzisca Theresia Voss b. 24 Jan 1836, d. 20 Jan 1924
 2.Franz Joseph Maximilianus Johannes Voss+ b. 15 Oct 1837, d. 21 Sep 1900
 3.Franziscus Josephus Voss b. 21 Aug 1839, d. 29 Mar 1845
 4.Johann Willibald Voss+ b. 7 Jul 1841, d. 18 Jan 1916
 5.Elisabeth Voss b. 10 Apr 1843, d. 8 Jun 1843
 6.Elisabeth Voss+ b. 1 Jun 1844, d. 16 Nov 1918
 7.Josephina Voss b. 11 Apr 1846
 8.Johann Voss b. Dec 1848, d. 31 Jan 1849
 9.Ludowica Luise Voss b. 14 Jul 1849, d. 2 Nov 1919
 10.Franciscus Voss b. 21 Feb 1851, d. 13 Jun 1857
 11.Johannes Hubertus Voss b. 25 Sep 1853, d. 29 Mar 1877
 12.Anton Voss+ b. 30 May 1855, d. 16 Dec 1896

Henry Knoche

Father*Johann Joseph Knoche b. 23 Jul 1833, d. 7 Dec 1898
Mother*Elisabeth Voss b. 1 Jun 1844, d. 16 Nov 1918
Birth*29 July 1877Altenilpe, Westfalen, Preussen 
Immigration*27 August 1907Heinrich Knoche, age 31, last place of residence Fredeburg (nearby Kirchilpe and Altenilpe), occupation of shepard, departed from Bremen on 27 August 1907, arrived at Ellis Island 3 Sep 1907 on the Kronprinz Wilhelm, brother Josef (Johan) Knoche, destination Detroit, Michigan - manifest line #2 on pg 24 
(Witness) Marriage17 February 1908Mary Ann Lange, Francis Knoche; Detroit, Wayne, MI; Father Charles Wilhelm officiated with witnesses Henry Knoche of Detroit and Clementine Lange of Lapeer 
(Witness) Census22 April 1910Frederick "Fritz" Mues, Elizabeth "Bertha" Knoche; Ward 13, Detroit, Wayne, MI; Fred'k, age 42, married 5yrs, b Germany, laborer - tunnel work, immigrated 1892, na; Elizabeth, wife, age 34, mar 5 yrs, mother of 0 children; Henry Knoche, brother-in-law, age 32, b Germany, laborer - tunnel work, immigrated 1907; William Schulte, nephew, age 19, b MI, bookkeeper at hat manufacturer - 233 Leib St. 
Occupation*a machinist in Detroit 
Marriage*30 August 1911Anna "Emma" Braun; St. Mary's Catholic Church, Detroit, Wayne, MI; Frank Knoche and Anna Schulte, both of Detroit, witnessed the marriage 
Witness: Francis Knoche
Witness: Anna Maria Clara Schulte
CauseDeathhad peresis - general weakness, loss of movement, stomach disorder (with later rumors in the family about possible poisoning) 
Death*30 October 1914Detroit, Wayne, MI 
Witness: John Anton Knoche
Burial*10 November 1914Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Detroit, MI; he had orignially been buried on 3 Nov 1914 at Mt. Elliott 

Family

Anna "Emma" Braun b. 23 Jun 1859, d. 15 Mar 1926

Elizabeth "Bertha" Knoche

Father*Johann Joseph Knoche b. 23 Jul 1833, d. 7 Dec 1898
Mother*Elisabeth Voss b. 1 Jun 1844, d. 16 Nov 1918
Birth*17 January 1876Altenilpe, Westfalen, Preussen 
(Witness) Census8 June 1900Anthony Schulte, Wilhelmina "Minnie" Knoche; Ward 13, Detroit, Wayne, MI; Anton Schulte, age 42, b Jul 1857, married 10yrs, b Germany, immigrated 1881, na, grocer & saloon; Minnie, wife, age 30, b Aug 1869, mar 10yrs, mother of 7, 7 living, b Ger, immigrated 1886; b 1891, age 9; Aloysius, son, age 8, b 1892; next pg washed out: Frank, son; Joseph, son; Anthony, son; Albert, son, b 1897; Elmer, son, b 1899; Lizzie Knoche, sister-in-law, b 1876, Germany - res 949 Congress (Mt. Elliott also on pg 11A) 
Married NameMues 
Marriage*8 February 1905Frederick "Fritz" Mues; St. Mary's Catholic Church, Detroit, Wayne, MI; Father P. Zell officiated with witnesses John Knoche and Elizabeth Hesse 
Witness: John Anton Knoche
Witness: Elizabeth "Bertha" Hesse
Residence1910Frederick "Fritz" Mues; 223 Leib, Detroit, Wayne, MI 
Census22 April 1910Frederick "Fritz" Mues; Ward 13, Detroit, Wayne, MI; Fred'k, age 42, married 5yrs, b Germany, laborer - tunnel work, immigrated 1892, na; Elizabeth, wife, age 34, mar 5 yrs, mother of 0 children; Henry Knoche, brother-in-law, age 32, b Germany, laborer - tunnel work, immigrated 1907; William Schulte, nephew, age 19, b MI, bookkeeper at hat manufacturer - 233 Leib St. 
Witness: Henry Knoche
Witness: William George Schulte
Residence*1930Frederick "Fritz" Mues; 14121 Cedar Grove, Detroit, MI 
Census*April 1930Frederick "Fritz" Mues; Detroit, Wayne, MI; Fred Mues, age 64, married at 37, laborer at coal yard ; Bertha, wife, age 54, married at 27, both b Germany ; Edward John, lodger, age 45, single, b MI, no occ. given - res 14121 Cedar Grove, no radio 
(Witness) Death22 October 1942Frederick "Fritz" Mues; Receiving Hospital, Detroit, Wayne, MI 
Anecdote*Lidwina Schulte Geiger said that after Frederick died, Bertha lived with her until she died. 
Death*18 February 1960Detroit, Wayne, MI 
Burial*22 February 1960Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Detroit, Wayne, MI 

Family

Frederick "Fritz" Mues b. 26 Sep 1865, d. 22 Oct 1942
Child 1.Joseph Mues b. 30 Aug 1917, d. 11 Sep 1917

Frederick "Fritz" Mues

Father*Franz Anton Mues b. 2 Aug 1823, d. 21 Feb 1897
Mother*Maria Theresia Schulte b. 12 May 1828, d. 25 Apr 1874
NicknameFritz 
Birth*26 September 1865Reiste, Westfalen, Germany 
Immigration*1892USA 
(Witness) Residence1900Joseph Goeddeke, Elizabeth Mues; 257 Antienam Dr., Detroit, MI 
Census*June 1900Detroit, Wayne, MI; Frederick Mues, bn 1865 in Germany, age 34; enumerated with his brother-in-law, Joseph Goeddeke 
(Witness) CensusJune 1900Joseph Goeddeke, Elizabeth Mues; Ward 9, Detroit, Wayne, MI; Joseph F. Goeddeke, b Aug 1849, Germany, age 50, married 15 yrs., immigrated 1885, na, mill wright, owns home: Elizabetha, wife, b Dec 1863, Germany, age 38, mother of 8 children, 6 living, immigrated 1885; Joseph, son, b mo? 1885, age 14, at school; ___nis, son, age 11, b Feb 1889, at school; Bertha, dau, b Jun 1891, age 9; Frederick, son, b Mar 1893, age 7; Alvis, son, b Dec 1897, age 2; Anna, dau, b Mar 1899, age 1; Frederick Mues, brother-in-law, b Dec 1865, Germany, immigrated 1892, na, grave digger - all children b MI - res 257 Antienam Dr. 
Marriage*8 February 1905Elizabeth "Bertha" Knoche; St. Mary's Catholic Church, Detroit, Wayne, MI; Father P. Zell officiated with witnesses John Knoche and Elizabeth Hesse 
Witness: John Anton Knoche
Witness: Elizabeth "Bertha" Hesse
Residence*1910Elizabeth "Bertha" Knoche; 223 Leib, Detroit, Wayne, MI 
Census22 April 1910Elizabeth "Bertha" Knoche; Ward 13, Detroit, Wayne, MI; Fred'k, age 42, married 5yrs, b Germany, laborer - tunnel work, immigrated 1892, na; Elizabeth, wife, age 34, mar 5 yrs, mother of 0 children; Henry Knoche, brother-in-law, age 32, b Germany, laborer - tunnel work, immigrated 1907; William Schulte, nephew, age 19, b MI, bookkeeper at hat manufacturer - 233 Leib St. 
Witness: Henry Knoche
Witness: William George Schulte
(Witness) Death11 September 1917Joseph Mues; Detroit, Wayne, MI 
Residence*1930Elizabeth "Bertha" Knoche; 14121 Cedar Grove, Detroit, MI 
Census*April 1930Elizabeth "Bertha" Knoche; Detroit, Wayne, MI; Fred Mues, age 64, married at 37, laborer at coal yard ; Bertha, wife, age 54, married at 27, both b Germany ; Edward John, lodger, age 45, single, b MI, no occ. given - res 14121 Cedar Grove, no radio 
Occupation*a grave digger, also did tunnel work and later he worked in a coal yard in Detroit 
CauseDeathhad uremia, bilateral bronchopneumonia and cardiovascular disease 
Death*22 October 1942Receiving Hospital, Detroit, Wayne, MI 
Witness: Elizabeth "Bertha" Mues
Burial*26 October 1942Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Detroit, Wayne, MI 

Family

Elizabeth "Bertha" Knoche b. 17 Jan 1876, d. 18 Feb 1960
Child 1.Joseph Mues b. 30 Aug 1917, d. 11 Sep 1917

Frances Knoche

Father*Johann Joseph Knoche b. 23 Jul 1833, d. 7 Dec 1898
Mother*Elisabeth Voss b. 1 Jun 1844, d. 16 Nov 1918
Birth*15 February 1885Altenilpe, Westfalen, Preussen 
Immigration*1900USA; and was naturalized in 1914. 
Married NameFuerst 
Marriage*9 April 1907Anthony Joseph Fuerst; St. Mary's Catholic Church, Detroit, Wayne, MI 
Residence*Anthony Joseph Fuerst; 209 Fourth St., Detroit, MI; when 1910 census was taken 
Census22 April 1910Anthony Joseph Fuerst; Detroit, Wayne, MI; Anthony, age 25, married 3yrs, b Germany, immigrated 1902, na, baker at bakery ; Frances, wife, age 30, married 3yrs, b Germany, immigrated 1900; Joseph, son, age 2, b MI - res 209 Fourth St. 
Witness: Joseph J. Fuerst
Residence1918Anthony Joseph Fuerst; 596 Delaware Ave., Detroit, MI 
Census*January 1920Anthony Joseph Fuerst; Ward 10, Detroit, Wayne, MI; Anthony J. Fuerst (looks like Forrest), head, age 35, bn Austria, immigrated 1905, na 1914, baker; Frances, wife, 35, bn Germany; Joseph, son, 11; Nina J. Beglinger, boarder, 36, bn WI, teacher; Cecil E. Beglinger, boarder, 13, bn WI 
Witness: Joseph J. Fuerst
CensusApril 1930Anthony Joseph Fuerst; Detroit, Wayne, MI; Anthony J. Fuerst, age 45, b Germany, married age 22, bakery shop owner; Frances, wife, age 45, b Germany, married age 22, clerk in bakery; Joseph J., son, age 22, b MI, delivery person for bakery - res on Linwood 
Witness: Joseph J. Fuerst
Death*1 December 1959MI 
Burial*1959Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Southfield, Oakland, MI 

Family

Anthony Joseph Fuerst b. 12 Mar 1885, d. Feb 1954
Child 1.Joseph J. Fuerst+ b. 13 Feb 1908, d. 23 Jan 1973

Anton Joseph Knoche

Father*Johann Joseph Knoche b. 23 Jul 1833, d. 7 Dec 1898
Mother*Elisabeth Voss b. 1 Jun 1844, d. 16 Nov 1918
Birth*4 February 1873Altenilpe, Westfalen, Preussen 
Christening5 February 1873Katholisch, Altenilpe, Westfalen, Preussen; This batch of records ends with the year 1874. 
Marriage*19 November 1903Therese Maria Becker; Dorlar, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany 
Death*7 June 1954Altenilpe, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany 

Family

Therese Maria Becker b. 31 Dec 1876, d. 30 Dec 1937
Children 1.Maria Theresa Knoche b. 30 Oct 1904
 2.Anton Joseph Knoche b. 5 Dec 1905, d. 2 May 1936
 3.Maria Knoche+ b. 21 Feb 1908
 4.Eva Elisabeth Knoche+ b. 28 Apr 1909, d. 17 Aug 1994
 5.Johann Knoche b. 9 Apr 1911
 6.Maria Clara Knoche+ b. 25 May 1918, d. 2 Dec 1971

Anthony Joseph Fuerst

Birth*12 March 1885Austria 
Immigration*1905USA; and was naturalized in 1914. 
Marriage*9 April 1907Frances Knoche; St. Mary's Catholic Church, Detroit, Wayne, MI 
Residence*Frances Knoche; 209 Fourth St., Detroit, MI; when 1910 census was taken 
Census22 April 1910Frances Knoche; Detroit, Wayne, MI; Anthony, age 25, married 3yrs, b Germany, immigrated 1902, na, baker at bakery ; Frances, wife, age 30, married 3yrs, b Germany, immigrated 1900; Joseph, son, age 2, b MI - res 209 Fourth St. 
Witness: Joseph J. Fuerst
Residence1918Frances Knoche; 596 Delaware Ave., Detroit, MI 
Census*January 1920Frances Knoche; Ward 10, Detroit, Wayne, MI; Anthony J. Fuerst (looks like Forrest), head, age 35, bn Austria, immigrated 1905, na 1914, baker; Frances, wife, 35, bn Germany; Joseph, son, 11; Nina J. Beglinger, boarder, 36, bn WI, teacher; Cecil E. Beglinger, boarder, 13, bn WI 
Witness: Joseph J. Fuerst
CensusApril 1930Frances Knoche; Detroit, Wayne, MI; Anthony J. Fuerst, age 45, b Germany, married age 22, bakery shop owner; Frances, wife, age 45, b Germany, married age 22, clerk in bakery; Joseph J., son, age 22, b MI, delivery person for bakery - res on Linwood 
Witness: Joseph J. Fuerst
Attributes*Anthony was of medium height and build with blue eyes and light brown hair in 1918. 
Occupation*owned a bakery shop on Linwood in Detroit 
Death*February 1954MI 
Burial*3 February 1954Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Southfield, Oakland, MI 

Family

Frances Knoche b. 15 Feb 1885, d. 1 Dec 1959
Child 1.Joseph J. Fuerst+ b. 13 Feb 1908, d. 23 Jan 1973

Melvin Joseph Marshall

Father*Joseph Marshall b. Jun 1869, d. 1959
Mother*Augusta Lena Schwerin b. 19 Feb 1884, d. 17 Sep 1938
Birth*23 February 1909Kings Mills, Arcadia Twp, Lapeer, MI 
(Witness) Census9 May 1910Joseph Marshall, Augusta Lena Schwerin; Arcadia Twp., Lapeer, MI; Joseph Marshall (indexed ), age 40, married 7yrs, b MI, father b NY, mother b MI, laborer of odd jobs; Augusta, wife, age 25, mar 7yrs, mother of 3, 3 living, b MI, parents b Germany; Mable L., dau, age 5; Jennie A., dau, age 3; Melvin J., son, age 1 10/12 - children b MI (there is a Joseph Schwerin, age 23, on this pg - brother of Agusta) 
(Witness) CensusJanuary 1920Joseph Marshall, Augusta Lena Schwerin; North Branch, Lapeer, MI; Joseph, age 50 (indexed as 50, but kind of scribbled, could be 51 or 52); Augusta, wife, age 37; Mabel, dau, age 15; Jennie, dau, age 14; Melvin, son, age 10 - all b MI 
(Witness) CensusApril 1930Joseph Marshall, Augusta Lena Schwerin; Arcadia, Lapeer, MI; Joseph, age 63, married at 35, parents b NY, farmer ; Augusta, wife, age 47, married at 19, parents b Germany; Jennie, dau, age 23, single; Melvin, son, age 21, single, truck driver - all b MI 
Marriage*7 April 1934Agnes Louise Knoche; North Branch, Lapeer, MI; Fr John M. Burke officiated with witnesses Henry Knoche and Margery Knoche, both of North Branch 
Witness: Henry Earnest Knoche
Witness: Margery Catherine Knoche
Census*11 April 1940Agnes Louise Knoche; Ward 2, Lapeer, Lapeer, MI; Melvin J. Marshall, age 31, 8yrs of school, b MI, truck driver for utility co; Agnes L., wife, age 28, 2yrs of college, b MI; James A., son, age 5, b MI; Jeanette M., dau, age 2, b MI; Robert F., son, age 5/12, b MI; Josiah Marsahll, father, age 69, widower, 8yrs of school, b MI - own home at 323 , value $1500 
Witness: James A. Marshall
Witness: Jeanette Mary Marshall
Witness: Robert Frank Marshall
Witness: Joseph Marshall
Census8 April 1950Agnes Louise Knoche; Lapeer, Lapeer, MI; Melvin J. Marshall, age 41, emp by Detroit Edison; Agnes F., wiife, age 38; James J., son, age 15; Jeanette M., dau, age 12; Robert F., son, age 10; Edward L., son, age 8; William H., son, age 5; Judith A., dau, age 3; Susan L., dau, age 1; Charles M., son, b Nov 1939; Joseph, father, age 79 - all b MI - reside at 30 Imlay City Rd 
Witness: Jeanette Mary Marshall
Witness: Robert Frank Marshall
Witness: Judith Anne Marshall
Witness: William H. Marshall
Witness: Susan L. Marshall
Witness: Charles M. Marshall
Witness: Joseph Marshall
Witness: James A. Marshall
Note*April 1974Agnes Louise Knoche; Mel and Agnes signed Joseph Schulte's funeral home book. 
Note*Sadie Schulte rode along with Henry and Mary Lou Knoche to Lapeer for Melvin's funeral 
Death*18 January 1979Detroit, Wayne, MI 
Burial*Mt. Loretto Cemetery, Lapeer, Lapeer, MI 

Family

Agnes Louise Knoche b. 29 Mar 1912, d. 14 May 2003
Children 1.James A. Marshall
 2.Jeanette Mary Marshall b. 25 Jul 1937, d. 22 Jan 2023
 3.Robert Frank Marshall b. 21 Oct 1939, d. 4 Mar 1991
 4.Edward Louis Marshall b. 1 May 1941, d. 26 Mar 1976
 5.William H. Marshall
 6.Judith Anne Marshall
 7.Susan L. Marshall
 8.Charles M. Marshall
 9.Brenda Marshall

Darlene Mary Bruman

Father*Francis Joseph Bruman b. 4 Feb 1910, d. 2 Sep 1990
Mother*Margery Catherine Knoche b. 28 Jul 1915, d. 15 Dec 2007
(Witness) Census26 April 1940Francis Joseph Bruman, Margery Catherine Knoche; Mayfield Twp., Lapeer, MI; Frank Bruman, age 29, 8 yrs of school, b MI; Margery, wife, age 24, 8yrs of school, b MI; Darlene, dau, age 8/12, b MI - own home at 2914 Kings Mall Rd, value $1000 
(Witness) Marriage14 July 1945Mary Lou Ruhlman, Henry Earnest Knoche; North Branch, Lapeer, MI; Bridesmaids were Mary Lou's sisters, Celia and Margaret, Henry's cousins, Rosemarie Schulte and Pat Geiger. Groomsmen were Henry's brother Art Knoche, Mary Lou's brother, Leo and Stanley Andrzejewski (who married Margaret). Flower Girl was Darlene Bruman. 

Gilles Tremblay

Birth*between 1370 and 1375Chesnay, France 
Note*1389Chesnay, France; consented to give the stronghold of Chesnay to the Abbaye de la Trapp in 1389. 
NoteGilles was the earliest known Tremblay. It is uncertain how he was related to Gervais. 

Theresa Rivard

Father*Antoine M. Rivard b. 5 Dec 1797, d. 31 Oct 1887
Mother*Julia Gouin Marsac b. 1 Feb 1806, d. 17 Mar 1888
Birth*12 January 1838Saline, Washtenaw, MI 
CauseDeathhad carcinoma of the uterus 
Death*10 November 1921Detroit, Wayne, MI 
Burial*14 November 1921Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Detroit, Wayne, MI 

Josephine Bondy Marsack

Foster Father*Francis Marsack b. 9 Aug 1828, d. 22 Mar 1910
Foster Mother*Rose Laderoute b. 18 Jun 1830, d. 8 Sep 1891
Note*One family tree on Ancestry has a Josephine Bondie with parents named Thomas & Matilda. That Josephine married a man named Frank Aben and died in 1917. Another notes her biological parents as Joseph Bondy and Philomena Marsack. 
Birth*circa 1868(raised by uncle Frank Marsack), Wayne County, MI 
(Witness) Census2 June 1880Francis Marsack, Rose Laderoute; Hamtramck, Wayne, MI; Frank Marsac, age 51, farmer; Rosa, wife, age 51, keeping house; John, adopted son, age 12, at school; Josephine, niece, age 9, at home; John Duby, age 30, farmer - all b MI, parents b MI 
Married NameRivard 
Marriage14 August 1888John B. Rivard; Detroit, Wayne, MI; Fr Peter J. Andre officiated with witnesses Theodore Laderoot and Susan Laderoot, both of Hamtramck 
Witness: Theodore Laderoot
NoteJohn B. Rivard; Theodore Laderoot, witness to John & Jospehine's marriage, was a nephew of Rose (Laderoot) Marsack , son of her brother, Benjamin. Josephine lived in the home of Frank and Rose Marsack in 1880. 
Census*April 1900John B. Rivard; Hamtramck Twp, Wayne, MI; William Meldrum, bn Jan 1857, farm #21 on French Rd/Connor Creek; John Rivard, Jan 1854, married 12 years, farm laborer; Josephine, Feb 1868, mother of 8 children, 3 living; Rosa, Sep 1889; Julia, Dec 1892; Agnes, Sep 1897 
Witness: Rose M. Rivard
Witness: Julia A. Rivard
Witness: Agnes Philomena Rivard
CauseDeathhad mitral regurgitation and dropsy 
Death*20 March 1911Hamtramck, Wayne, MI 
Burial*22 March 1911Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Detroit, MI 

Family

John B. Rivard b. 28 Jan 1843, d. 18 Jan 1922
Children 1.Rose M. Rivard+ b. 4 Sep 1888, d. 19 Oct 1920
 2.Julia A. Rivard b. Dec 1892, d. a May 1910
 3.Agnes Philomena Rivard b. 13 Sep 1897, d. 20 Jan 1988

Ulysses Grant "Jake" Dennis

Father*Ulysses Grant Dennis Sr. b. 14 Jan 1902, d. 10 Mar 1993
Mother*Verna Belle White b. 27 Oct 1912, d. 15 Jun 1974
NicknameJake 
Birth*31 July 1941Almont, Lapeer, MI 
Milit-End*in the U.S. Army and Air Force National Guard 
Occupation*He worked for Pontiac Motors for 30 years, retiring in 1993. Jake served on the City of Lapeer Fire Dept. for 20 years, retiring as a Lieutenant. 
Anecdote*Jake enjoyed hunting, traveling and tinkering on his John Deere tractor. He was a member of Knights of Columbus. Above all else he was a good man, a loving - husband, father and grandfather. 
Death*29 June 2016Lapeer, Lapeer, MI 
Note*Jake survived by his wife of 56 years, Dorothy; children: Mike (Dawn) Dennis of Jenison, Terri (Michael) Craig of Highlands Ranch, CO, Patti (Nathan) Baize of Marlette, Karen Downs of Parker, CO, Dan (Glenda) Dennis of Lapeer; 9 grandchildren, 2 gr-grandchildren (& one on the way); sister Sarah Weingartz of Attica; several nieces, nephews and good friends. Jake was preceded in death by his sister, Juanita LaVene; granddaughter, Mikita Dennis and his parents. 
NoteMemorial donations were suggested to Hometown Hospice or Relay for Life. 
Funeral5 July 2016Immaculate Conception Church, Lapeer, MI 
Burial*5 July 2016Stiles Cemetery, Mayfield Twp., Lapeer, MI; with military honors under the auspices of the American Legion Post #16 Honor Guard 

Michael Grant Dennis

Father*Ulysses Grant "Jake" Dennis b. 31 Jul 1941, d. 29 Jun 2016
Mother*Dorothy Ann Bruman

Family 1

Tammy Sue Jones
Children 1.Mikita Lois Dennis b. 10 Nov 1988, d. 17 Jan 2009
 2.Sasha Alana Dennis

Theresa Ann Dennis

Father*Ulysses Grant "Jake" Dennis b. 31 Jul 1941, d. 29 Jun 2016
Mother*Dorothy Ann Bruman

Michael Craig

Patricia Louise Dennis

Father*Ulysses Grant "Jake" Dennis b. 31 Jul 1941, d. 29 Jun 2016
Mother*Dorothy Ann Bruman

Patrick Timothy Doherty

Father*Carl Vincent Doherty b. 15 Aug 1917, d. 12 Jan 2011
Mother*Eveyln Beatrice Hauxwell b. 16 Oct 1923, d. 29 May 2010

Shannon Christian Doherty

Father*Patrick Timothy Doherty
Mother*Patricia Louise Dennis

Family

Wayne Jacob

Nathan Baize