Frank Benn

M, #21582
ChartsDescendants of Jonathan Capron
     Frank Benn married Eva Viola Robinson, daughter of Daniel W. Robinson and Mary Jane Foutch, on 29 August 1888 in Lincoln, Isabella, Michigan.

Esther Minnie Blevins

F, #21583, b. 30 November 1905, d. 20 November 1970
ChartsDescendants of Jonathan Capron
     Esther Minnie Blevins was born on 30 November 1905 in Marion, Osceola, Michigan. She married Francis Eugene Oberlin, son of John W Oberlin and Olive Alzina Gordon, on 13 March 1926. Esther Minnie Blevins died on 20 November 1970 at age 64 in Lansing, Ingham, Michigan. She died in Lansing, Ingham, Michigan. She was buried in Mount Hope Cemetery, Lansing, Ingham, Michigan.
     Her married name was Oberlin.

Hester Borland

F, #21584
ChartsDescendants of Jonathan Capron
     Hester Borland married John D Robinson, son of John Robinson and Mary Ann Inman, in May 1892.
     Her married name was Robinson.

John R Brown

M, #21585, b. March 1858, d. 6 October 1926
ChartsDescendants of Jonathan Capron
     John R Brown was born in March 1858 in Canada. He married Pheba Salfear Robinson, daughter of John Robinson and Mary Ann Inman, on 31 March 1886 in Clare, Clare, Michigan. John R Brown died on 6 October 1926 at age 68. He was buried in Riverside Cemetery, Mount Pleasant, Isabella, Michigan.

Children of John R Brown and Pheba Salfear Robinson

Smith Casner

M, #21586, b. circa 1897
ChartsDescendants of Jonathan Capron
     Smith Casner was born circa 1897 in Grattan, Kent, Michigan; Birthdate from age at marriage. He married Golda Oberlin, daughter of Edward J Oberlin and Isabella Viola Taylor, on 2 September 1922 in Lansing, Ingham, Michigan.

Elizabeth Bradshaw1

F, #21587, b. 31 January 1834, d. 22 September 1896
ChartsDescendants of Hannah Capron
     Elizabeth Bradshaw was born on 31 January 1834 in Derry, Columbia, Pennsylvania.1 She married John C. Cowing, son of David Cowing and Polly Jessemen.1 Elizabeth Bradshaw died on 22 September 1896 at age 62 in Peotone, Will, Illinois.1
     Her married name was Cowing.

Child of Elizabeth Bradshaw and John C. Cowing

Citations

  1. [S939] Research of others found on the internet. Wirt Family Tree on Ancestry.com owned by user johnswirt. Info extracted on 5 Aug 2008.

Herbert Melvin Decker

M, #21588, b. 9 October 1885, d. 1962
ChartsDescendants of Hannah Capron
Descendants of Jonathan Capron
     Herbert Melvin Decker was born on 9 October 1885 in Mecosta County, Michigan.1 He married Alsie Oberlin, daughter of Oscar U. Oberlin and Ruth Ann Wolcott, on 28 August 1907 in Remus, Mecosta, Michigan.2,3 Herbert Melvin Decker died in 1962 in Mecosta County, Michigan.
     He was a Construction Worker.3 He Brothers, Herbert & Frank Decker were married in a double ring ceremony to sisters, Alsie & Mina Oberlin.

Marriage Notes for HERBERT DECKER and ALSIE OBERLIN:
From a newspaper article given to me by Chris VanderVere, dated in 1957.
TO CELEBRATE 50th ANNIVERSARY
Mr and Mrs. Herbert Decker will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary, Saturday, August 31 at the Big Prairie Town Hall from 1 to 5 pm, when they will greet their friends and neighbors at an open house.
Hostesses will be the seven daughters of the family. Refreshments of ice cream, cake and coffee will be served.
On August 29, 1907 a double wedding ceremony united the two Decker brothers, Herbert and Frank, with the two Oberlin sisters, Alsie and Mina at the M.E. parsonage in Remus. This ceremony will be repeated during the afternoon of the 50th celebration with Asa Decker taking the place of his brother Frank, who has passed away.
Herbert and Alsie Decker moved to their 40 acre farm in Big Prairie, which is located 1 1/2 miles east, and 1/2 mile south of Hardy Dam, 29 years ago. Mr Decker is a construction worker.
Their family consists of 12 children; five boys, Edgar of Greenville, Cecil of Alaska, Harry and Harley (twins) and Melvin of Grand Rapids; seven girls, Mrs. Charles (Alice) Nelson of White Cloud, Mrs. Harvey (Alma) Kimball of Blanchard, Mrs. William (Emma) McIntyre of Muskegon, Mrs. Wesle (Ethel) Dunlap of Newaygo, Mrs. Joseph (Opal) Ockert of Remus, Mrs. Daniel (Flora) Bills of Middleton, and Mrs. Ralph (June) Palmer of Gowan; 37 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.3 Herbert Melvin Decker appeared as the Head of Household on the census of 1930 in Big Prairie, Newaygo, Michigan.4

Children of Herbert Melvin Decker and Alsie Oberlin

Citations

  1. [S939] Research of others found on the internet. GableSmith History01-9 Tree on Ancestry.com owned by user loisgable. Info extracted on 27 Aug 2008.
  2. [S900] Joyce VanderVere, Decker Family - Joyce VanderVere.
  3. [S850] Lois Joanne Smith Gable, 5087 Glen Cove Drive, Southport, North Carolina 28461, 910-457-6416 as submitted in GEDCOM file C:Documents and SettingsHP_OwnerDesktop3261542.ged and imported on 2006/09/15 at 19:56:37., Lois Joanne Smith Gable.
  4. [S1133] Ancestry.com, 1930 United States Federal Census.

Frank Otis Ellis

M, #21589
ChartsDescendants of Jonathan Capron

Child of Frank Otis Ellis and Beatrice Irene Oberlin

Daughter Ellis

F, #21590
ChartsDescendants of Jonathan Capron

Son Erickson

M, #21591
ChartsDescendants of Jonathan Capron

Marguerite May Fairbanks

F, #21592, b. 26 December 1890, d. February 1967
ChartsDescendants of Jonathan Capron
     Marguerite May Fairbanks was born on 26 December 1890. She married Purl Oberlin, son of Oscar U. Oberlin and Ruth Ann Wolcott, on 9 April 1912 in Millbrook, Mecosta, Michigan. Marguerite May Fairbanks died in February 1967 at age 76. She was buried in Decker Cemetery, Mecosta County, Michigan.
     Her married name was Oberlin. She also went by the name of "Maggie."

Child of Marguerite May Fairbanks and Purl Oberlin

Mary Jane Foutch

F, #21593, b. 7 October 1843, d. 18 April 1922
ChartsDescendants of Jonathan Capron
     Mary Jane Foutch was born on 7 October 1843 in Ohio.1 She married Daniel W. Robinson, son of John Robinson and Phebe Salfear Gorton, on 5 February 1859 in Midland County, Michigan, by The first marriage was that of Daniel Robinson and Jane Foutch, by W. H. Stewart, and the latter was paid in coon skins, but at what rate we are not told. (from SKETCH OF THE SETTLEMENT AND GROWTH OF ISABELLA COUNTY by J. E. DAY, Michigan Pioneer and Historical Society, 1896). Mary Jane Foutch died on 18 April 1922 at age 78.1
     Her married name was Robinson. She appeared on the census of 1870 at Rolland, Isabella, Michigan, as the wife of the head of the household, Daniel W. Robinson.2 Mary Jane Foutch appeared on the census of 1900 at Interior, Ontonagon, Michigan, as the wife of the head of the household, Daniel W. Robinson; Mary is shown as the mother of 13 children with 8 still living in 1900.3 Mary Jane Foutch appeared on the census of 1910 at Interior, Ontonagon, Michigan, as the wife of the head of the household, Daniel W. Robinson.4 Mary Jane Foutch appeared on the census of 1920 in at Stannard, Ontonagon, Michigan, as the mother-in-law of the head of the household, William Gill.5

Children of Mary Jane Foutch and Daniel W. Robinson

Citations

  1. [S939] Research of others found on the internet. Jackson Family Tree on Ancestry.com owned by user monicapollard1. Info extracted on 17 April 2012.
  2. [S1134] Ancestry.com, 1870 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S272] Ancestry.com, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S1152] Ancestry.com, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S1132] Ancestry.com, 1920 United States Federal Census.

George Jesseman Cowing1

M, #21594, b. 25 March 1859, d. 2 July 1890
ChartsDescendants of Hannah Capron
     George Jesseman Cowing was born on 25 March 1859 in Peotone, Will, Illinois.1 He married Stella Titsworth.1 George Jesseman Cowing died on 2 July 1890 at age 31 in Aurora, Kane, Illinois.1

Child of George Jesseman Cowing and Stella Titsworth

Citations

  1. [S939] Research of others found on the internet. Wirt Family Tree on Ancestry.com owned by user johnswirt. Info extracted on 5 Aug 2008.

Rosa Gammel

F, #21595, b. circa 1885
ChartsDescendants of Jonathan Capron
     Rosa Gammel was born circa 1885 in Indiana.1 She married Palmer Jay Robinson, son of John Robinson and Mary Ann Inman, on 1 August 1900.
     Her married name was Robinson.

Children of Rosa Gammel and Palmer Jay Robinson

Citations

  1. [S1152] Ancestry.com, 1910 United States Federal Census.

Jay Gibson

M, #21596
ChartsDescendants of Jonathan Capron

Citations

  1. [S1133] Ancestry.com, 1930 United States Federal Census.

Olive Alzina Gordon

F, #21597, b. 27 August 1879
ChartsDescendants of Jonathan Capron
     Olive Alzina Gordon was born on 27 August 1879 in Michigan. She married John W Oberlin, son of Jacob Oberlin and Elsie Vera Robinson, in February 1896 in Isabella, Isabella, Michigan. Olive Alzina Gordon and John W Oberlin were divorced on 3 April 1907; Divorce was filed 8 Apr 1905, Husband was the complaintant, charge was adultery and the divorce was uncontested. Four children, and marriage date was 23 Feb 1904 in Broomfield, Isabella, MI.
     Her married name was Oberlin.

Children of Olive Alzina Gordon and John W Oberlin

Stella Titsworth1

F, #21598, b. 22 May 1867, d. 3 May 1918
ChartsDescendants of Hannah Capron
     Stella Titsworth was born on 22 May 1867 in Aurora, Kane, Illinois.1 She married George Jesseman Cowing, son of John C. Cowing and Elizabeth Bradshaw.1 Stella Titsworth died on 3 May 1918 at age 50 in Joliet, Will, Illinois.1
     Her married name was Cowing.

Child of Stella Titsworth and George Jesseman Cowing

Citations

  1. [S939] Research of others found on the internet. Wirt Family Tree on Ancestry.com owned by user johnswirt. Info extracted on 5 Aug 2008.

George R. Hall

M, #21599

Daughter Hart

F, #21600
ChartsDescendants of Jonathan Capron

Lula Irene Heitz1

F, #21601, b. 1893, d. August 1985
ChartsDescendants of Jonathan Capron
     Lula Irene Heitz was born in 1893 in Indiana. She married King Velmo Oberlin, son of Jacob H. Oberlin and Elva Livergood, on 25 June 1914 in DeKalb County, Indiana.2 Lula Irene Heitz died in August 1985 in Auburn, DeKalb, Indiana.3 She was buried on 3 September 1985 in Woodlawn Cemetery, Auburn, DeKalb, Indiana.
     Her married name was Oberlin.

Children of Lula Irene Heitz and King Velmo Oberlin

Citations

  1. [S2645] U.S. Cemetery and Funeral Home Collection.
  2. [S1136] Ancestry Family Trees, My Family_2012-03-11_01 on Ancestry.com. Owned by user Mary Aldrich. Infromation extracted on 26 Apr 2015.
  3. [S939] Research of others found on the internet. Carnes Family Tree on Ancestry.com owned by user francesmoffitt15. Info extracted on 07 Sep 2008.

Olive S Howse

F, #21602, b. 28 March 1901, d. 20 August 1997
ChartsDescendants of Jonathan Capron
     Olive S Howse was born on 28 March 1901 in Lakeview, Montcalm, Michigan; Birthdate from age given at time of marriage. She married Ezra D Oberlin, son of Oscar U. Oberlin and Ruth Ann Wolcott, on 15 September 1923 in Lansing, Ingham, Michigan. Olive S Howse died on 20 August 1997 at age 96 in Lakeview, Montcalm, Michigan.
     Her married name was Oberlin.

Mary Ann Inman

F, #21603, b. 12 July 1839, d. 7 September 1903
ChartsDescendants of Jonathan Capron
     Mary Ann Inman was born on 12 July 1839 in Michigan. She married John Robinson, son of Edward Robinson and Martha Capron, circa 1857. Mary Ann Inman died on 7 September 1903 at age 64 in Mount Pleasant, Isabella, Michigan.
     Her married name was Robinson.

Children of Mary Ann Inman and John Robinson

Clarence W Johnson

M, #21604, b. 1874, d. 1949
ChartsDescendants of Jonathan Capron
     Clarence W Johnson was born in 1874 in Michigan. He married Ada Blanche Oberlin, daughter of Jacob Oberlin and Elsie Vera Robinson, in December 1896. Clarence W Johnson died in 1949 in Sedro Wooley, Skagit, Washington.

Children of Clarence W Johnson and Ada Blanche Oberlin

Elva Irene Johnson

F, #21605, b. 18 November 1905, d. 18 May 1986
ChartsDescendants of Jonathan Capron
     Elva Irene Johnson was born on 18 November 1905 in Washington. She married Dorwin Emmitt Jones. Elva Irene Johnson died on 18 May 1986 at age 80 in Mount Vernon, Skagit, Washington.
     Her married name was Jones.

Citations

  1. [S939] Research of others found on the internet. Files of Clarence Jones e-mail address.

Fay Johnson

F, #21606, b. January 1899
ChartsDescendants of Jonathan Capron
     Fay Johnson was born in January 1899 in Michigan.

Verda Johnson

F, #21607
ChartsDescendants of Jonathan Capron

Raymond Johnson

M, #21608
ChartsDescendants of Jonathan Capron

Clarence Johnson

M, #21609
ChartsDescendants of Jonathan Capron

Bernice Johnson

F, #21610
ChartsDescendants of Jonathan Capron

Elsmer Johnson

F, #21611
ChartsDescendants of Jonathan Capron