Carrie May Nephew1

ID #35241, (1868-1953)

Family: Walter Leonifus Allen b. 2 Jul 1857, d. 7 Nov 1942

Biography

  • Carrie May Nephew was born on 25 Apr 1868, in New York.1
  • Father: Thomas Nephew (b 12 Apr 1844 Almond NY) - Mother: Louisa Grobe.1
  • She married Walter Leonifus Allen, son of Philetus Ashbury Allen and Almeda Burditt, on Thursday, 23 Dec 1886 in Dansville, New York.1
  • Carrie May Nephew died on 4 Aug 1953 in Traverse City, Michigan, at age 85.1
  • An obituary was published.1
  • To view the notice, please click here.1


    1953 Obituary: "Mrs. Walter L. Allen, 85, a former resident of Traverse City and Grand Traverse region, died Wednesday evening at Dearborn, at the home of her son Hugh. Mrs. Allen came here with her family from New York in 1887 and was well known in this city. Mr. Allen preceded her in death in 1942. Also preceding her in death was a son Clarence who died during World War I, and a daughter, Mrs. Homer Cummings, in 1950. Surviving are the son Hugh, of Dearborn, five daughters, Lenora Stephens of Charlevoix, Clara Tellis, Lillian Tellis, Alta Newton, all of Detroit, Pauline Millar of Bloomfield Hills; a brother Ben Nephew; a sister Lenora Rauber, both of New York; 12 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be held at the Hibbard Chapel, friday afternoon at three o'clock with Howard Towne of the First Congregational church officiating, and burial will be made in the family lot in Oakwood Cemetery."
  • Last Edited: 2 Jun 2017

Sources of Information

  1. [S2662] Andrew Burdett, family web site titled "Our Northern Roots", http://www.ournorthernroots.com/index.php, viewed Apr 2016.

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If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Hugh Wilson Allen1

ID #35242, (1886-1957)

Family: Carrie C Kendall b. c 1880

Biography

  • Hugh Wilson Allen was born on 28 Sep 1886, in Dansville, New York.1
  • He was a farmer.2
  • He married Carrie C Kendall on Monday, 20 Mar 1916 in Traverse City, Michigan.2
  • They were married by Rev F M Thurston.2
  • Hugh Wilson Allen was a carpenter.3
  • Hugh Wilson Allen and Carrie appeared on the 1930 Federal Census of Flint, Genesee County, Michigan, at 3118 Wisner, enumerated 11 Apr 1930, They own their home with a reported value of $1500.3
  • In 1950 Hugh Wilson Allen was living in Dearborn, Michigan.1
  • He died on 11 Mar 1957 at age 70.1
  • Last Edited: 12 Jun 2017

Sources of Information

  1. [S2662] Andrew Burdett, family web site titled "Our Northern Roots", http://www.ournorthernroots.com/index.php, viewed Apr 2016.
  2. [S1017] Michigan, Marriage Records, 1867-1952, online database, digitized by Inc ancestry.com Operations, 2015 Ancestry.com. Original publication: Division for Vital Records and Health Statistics Michigan Department of Community Health ancestry.com.
  3. [S3352] 1930 US Federal Census, Flint, Genesee County, Michigan, digital image Ancestry.com ; National Archives micropublication, Hugh W Allen head of household, roll 987, enumeration district 0051, page 11A.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Carrie C Kendall1,2

ID #35243, (c 1880-)

Family: Hugh Wilson Allen b. 28 Sep 1886, d. 11 Mar 1957

Biography

  • Last Edited: 12 Jun 2017

Sources of Information

  1. [S2662] Andrew Burdett, family web site titled "Our Northern Roots", http://www.ournorthernroots.com/index.php, viewed Apr 2016.
  2. [S1017] Michigan, Marriage Records, 1867-1952, online database, digitized by Inc ancestry.com Operations, 2015 Ancestry.com. Original publication: Division for Vital Records and Health Statistics Michigan Department of Community Health ancestry.com.
  3. [S3352] 1930 US Federal Census, Flint, Genesee County, Michigan, digital image Ancestry.com ; National Archives micropublication, Hugh W Allen head of household, roll 987, enumeration district 0051, page 11A.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Florence Mae Allen1

ID #35244, (1889-1950)

Family: Homer Cummins b. s 1889

Biography

  • Florence Mae Allen was born on 25 Aug 1889, in Leelanau County, Michigan.1
  • Florence attended Central State Normal taking teacher's preparatory training.1
  • She was a teacher in Leelanau and Grand Traverse schools.1
  • She graduated from Ypsilanti Teachers College in 1925 with a Bachelor of Arts degree. She also took courses at Northwestern University.1
  • She was a teacher with the Detroit and Lansing schools.1
  • She married Homer Cummins c 1947.1
  • Florence Mae Allen died on 26 Mar 1950 in Traverse City, Michigan, at age 60.1
  • She was buried at the Oakwood Cemetery in Traverse City, Michigan.1
  • An obituary was published.1
  • To view the notice, please click here.1


    1950 Obituary: "Mrs. Florence Cummins passed away at Munson Hospital Sunday morning after a protracted illness. Mrs. Florence Allen Cummins was born near Maple City in Leelanau county, where she lived to young womanhood. After attending high school in Traverse City and taking teacher's preparatory training at Central State Normal, she taught for several years in Leelanau and Grand Traverse schools. She received her Bachelor of Arts degree from Ypsilanti Teachers College and took furthur study at Northwestern University, teaching for several years in the Detroit and Lansing schools until failing health compelled her retirement in February 1949 to her home at 1115 West Front Street. She leaves to mourn their loss, her husband Homer Cummins; her mother, Mrs. W. L. Allen of Dearborn; a brother, Hugh of Dearborn; and five sisters, Lenora Stephens of Charlevoix; Clara Tellis, Lillian Allen and Alta Newton, all of Detroit and Pauline Miller of Mt.Clemens; several nieces and nephews. A brother Clarence, was lost in the first World War. Funeral services will be held from the Hibbard chapel, Tuesday afternoon at 3:00 with Dr.Howard Towne officiating. Burial will be in Oakwood Cemetery."
  • Last Edited: 22 May 2017

Sources of Information

  1. [S2662] Andrew Burdett, family web site titled "Our Northern Roots", http://www.ournorthernroots.com/index.php, viewed Apr 2016.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Leonora Viola Allen1

ID #35245, (1891-1994)

Family: Howard C Stephens b. 21 May 1892, d. 6 Mar 1982

Biography

  • Leonora Viola Allen was born on 19 Dec 1891, in Michigan.1
  • Leonora completed two years of college.2
  • She married Howard C Stephens on Tuesday, 10 Sep 1918.1
  • Howard C Stephens and Leonora appeared on the 1940 Federal Census of Hayes, Charlevoix County, Michigan, at Pin Cherry Rd, enumerated 15 Apr 1940, They own their home, which is a farm and is estimated value of $1500.2
  • In 1950 Leonora Viola Allen was living in Charlevoix, Michigan.1
  • She died on 10 Dec 1994 in Charlevoix, Michigan, at age 102.1
  • Last Edited: 14 May 2017

Sources of Information

  1. [S2662] Andrew Burdett, family web site titled "Our Northern Roots", http://www.ournorthernroots.com/index.php, viewed Apr 2016.
  2. [S3636] 1940 US Federal Census, Hayes, Charlevoix County, Michigan, digital image Ancestry.com ; National Archives micropublication, Howard Stephens head of household, roll T627_1739, enumeration district 15-15, page 6A.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Clara Edith Allen1

ID #35246, (1895-1979)

Biography

  • Last Edited: 16 Apr 2018

Sources of Information

  1. [S2662] Andrew Burdett, family web site titled "Our Northern Roots", http://www.ournorthernroots.com/index.php, viewed Apr 2016.
  2. [S4188] 1940 US Federal Census, Detroit, Wayne county, Michigan, digital image ; National Archives micropublication, Orla A Tellis head of household, roll T627_1884, enumeration district 84-1478A, page 10B.
  3. [S1592] Linda Gilbert Guerin, family tree titled "Family of Samuel Gilbert 1756-2009 - New York", published by www.genealogy.com, http://www.genealogy.com/ftm/g/u/e/Linda-G-Guerin/…,updated Apr 2009, viewed Apr 2016.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Clarence W Allen1

ID #35247, (1898-1918)

Biography

  • Clarence W Allen was born on 18 Jun 1898.1
  • He was in WW I, the US Army 158th Aero Squadron.1
  • He died on 5 Feb 1918 at age 19.1
  • He was killed/missing in action during WW I.1
  • Last Edited: 11 Oct 2017

Sources of Information

  1. [S2662] Andrew Burdett, family web site titled "Our Northern Roots", http://www.ournorthernroots.com/index.php, viewed Apr 2016.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Lillian Bertha Allen1

ID #35248, (1902-1997)

Family: Orla Arthur Tellis b. 23 Feb 1886, d. 17 Sep 1969

Biography

  • Lillian Bertha Allen was born on 9 Dec 1902.1
  • Lillian completed four years of high school.2
  • She was a registered nurse.2
  • She appeared on the 1940 Federal Census of Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan, in the household of Orla Arthur Tellis and Clara Edith Allen, her brother-in-law and sister and their family.2
  • In 1950 Lillian Bertha Allen was living in Detroit, Michigan.1
  • She married Orla Arthur Tellis on Saturday, 15 Sep 1951 in Michigan.3
  • Lillian Bertha Allen died on 23 Sep 1997 in Eugene, Oregon, at age 94.1
  • Last Edited: 16 Apr 2018

Sources of Information

  1. [S2662] Andrew Burdett, family web site titled "Our Northern Roots", http://www.ournorthernroots.com/index.php, viewed Apr 2016.
  2. [S4188] 1940 US Federal Census, Detroit, Wayne county, Michigan, digital image ; National Archives micropublication, Orla A Tellis head of household, roll T627_1884, enumeration district 84-1478A, page 10B.
  3. [S1592] Linda Gilbert Guerin, family tree titled "Family of Samuel Gilbert 1756-2009 - New York", published by www.genealogy.com, http://www.genealogy.com/ftm/g/u/e/Linda-G-Guerin/…,updated Apr 2009, viewed Apr 2016.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Alta Eva Marie Allen1

ID #35249, (1906-1976)

Family 1:

Family 2: Kenneth D Newton

Biography

  • Last Edited: 20 Mar 2017

Sources of Information

  1. [S2662] Andrew Burdett, family web site titled "Our Northern Roots", http://www.ournorthernroots.com/index.php, viewed Apr 2016.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Pauline Nita Allen1

ID #35250, (1909-1956)

Family: Alexander Millar

Biography

  • Last Edited: 20 Mar 2017

Sources of Information

  1. [S2662] Andrew Burdett, family web site titled "Our Northern Roots", http://www.ournorthernroots.com/index.php, viewed Apr 2016.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Homer Cummins1

ID #35251, (s 1889-)

Family: Florence Mae Allen b. 25 Aug 1889, d. 26 Mar 1950

Biography

  • Last Edited: 31 May 2016

Sources of Information

  1. [S2662] Andrew Burdett, family web site titled "Our Northern Roots", http://www.ournorthernroots.com/index.php, viewed Apr 2016.
  2. [S204] Assumption of Researcher LSR.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Howard C Stephens1

ID #35252, (1892-1982)

Family: Leonora Viola Allen b. 19 Dec 1891, d. 10 Dec 1994

Biography

  • Howard C Stephens was born on 21 May 1892.1
  • Howard completed two years of college.2
  • He married Leonora Viola Allen, daughter of Walter Leonifus Allen and Carrie May Nephew, on Tuesday, 10 Sep 1918.1
  • Howard C Stephens was a farmer.2
  • Howard C Stephens and Leonora appeared on the 1940 Federal Census of Hayes, Charlevoix County, Michigan, at Pin Cherry Rd, enumerated 15 Apr 1940, They own their home, which is a farm and is estimated value of $1500.2
  • Howard C Stephens died on 6 Mar 1982 in Charlevoix, Michigan, at age 89.1
  • Last Edited: 14 May 2017

Sources of Information

  1. [S2662] Andrew Burdett, family web site titled "Our Northern Roots", http://www.ournorthernroots.com/index.php, viewed Apr 2016.
  2. [S3636] 1940 US Federal Census, Hayes, Charlevoix County, Michigan, digital image Ancestry.com ; National Archives micropublication, Howard Stephens head of household, roll T627_1739, enumeration district 15-15, page 6A.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Muriel Elaine Stephens1,2

ID #35253, (1922-1980)

Family: Hulon Sims Willis b. 11 Jul 1922, d. 5 Dec 1975

Biography

  • Muriel Elaine Stephens was born on 30 Nov 1922, in Michigan.1,2
  • She appeared on the 1940 Federal Census of Hayes, Charlevoix County, Michigan in the household of her parents Howard C Stephens and Leonora.1
  • Muriel Elaine Stephens married Hulon Sims Willis s 1950.3,4
  • Muriel Elaine Stephens died on 1 Jun 1980 at age 57.2
  • She was buried at the Mount Zion Cemetery in Ashland, Alabama.5
  • Last Edited: 11 Apr 2016

Sources of Information

  1. [S3636] 1940 US Federal Census, Hayes, Charlevoix County, Michigan, digital image Ancestry.com ; National Archives micropublication, Howard Stephens head of household, roll T627_1739, enumeration district 15-15, page 6A.
  2. [S2662] Andrew Burdett, family web site titled "Our Northern Roots", http://www.ournorthernroots.com/index.php, viewed Apr 2016.
  3. [S3248] Find A Grave: Mount Zion Cemetery, Ashland, Alabama, Hulon Sims Willis, created by Mavis Wills, added Jul 2011, memorial number 74159928.
  4. [S204] Assumption of Researcher LSR.
  5. [S3248] Find A Grave: Mount Zion Cemetery, Ashland, Alabama, Muriel Stephens Willis, created by Mavis Wills, added Jul 2011, memorial number 74160081.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Carol D Stephens1,2

ID #35254

Family: Mr Anderson

  • Last Edited: 24 May 2016

Sources of Information

  1. [S3636] 1940 US Federal Census, Hayes, Charlevoix County, Michigan, digital image Ancestry.com ; National Archives micropublication, Howard Stephens head of household, roll T627_1739, enumeration district 15-15, page 6A.
  2. [S1592] Linda Gilbert Guerin, family tree titled "Family of Samuel Gilbert 1756-2009 - New York", published by www.genealogy.com, http://www.genealogy.com/ftm/g/u/e/Linda-G-Guerin/…,updated Apr 2009, viewed Apr 2016.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Douglas Stephens1

ID #35255
  • Last Edited: 24 May 2016

Sources of Information

  1. [S3636] 1940 US Federal Census, Hayes, Charlevoix County, Michigan, digital image Ancestry.com ; National Archives micropublication, Howard Stephens head of household, roll T627_1739, enumeration district 15-15, page 6A.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Hulon Sims Willis1

ID #35256, (1922-1975)

Family: Muriel Elaine Stephens b. 30 Nov 1922, d. 1 Jun 1980

Biography

  • Last Edited: 11 Apr 2016

Sources of Information

  1. [S3248] Find A Grave: Mount Zion Cemetery, Ashland, Alabama, Hulon Sims Willis, created by Mavis Wills, added Jul 2011, memorial number 74159928.
  2. [S204] Assumption of Researcher LSR.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Mr Anderson1

ID #35257
  • Last Edited: 24 May 2016

Sources of Information

  1. [S2662] Andrew Burdett, family web site titled "Our Northern Roots", http://www.ournorthernroots.com/index.php, viewed Apr 2016.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Orla Arthur Tellis1

ID #35258, (1886-1969)

Family 2: Lillian Bertha Allen b. 9 Dec 1902, d. 23 Sep 1997

Biography

  • Last Edited: 16 Apr 2018

Sources of Information

  1. [S2662] Andrew Burdett, family web site titled "Our Northern Roots", http://www.ournorthernroots.com/index.php, viewed Apr 2016.
  2. [S4188] 1940 US Federal Census, Detroit, Wayne county, Michigan, digital image ; National Archives micropublication, Orla A Tellis head of household, roll T627_1884, enumeration district 84-1478A, page 10B.
  3. [S1592] Linda Gilbert Guerin, family tree titled "Family of Samuel Gilbert 1756-2009 - New York", published by www.genealogy.com, http://www.genealogy.com/ftm/g/u/e/Linda-G-Guerin/…,updated Apr 2009, viewed Apr 2016.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


JoAnn Allen Tellis1

ID #35259
  • Last Edited: 23 May 2016

Sources of Information

  1. [S1592] Linda Gilbert Guerin, family tree titled "Family of Samuel Gilbert 1756-2009 - New York", published by www.genealogy.com, http://www.genealogy.com/ftm/g/u/e/Linda-G-Guerin/…,updated Apr 2009, viewed Apr 2016.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


John Coddington FitzMaurice1

ID #35260, (1920-1992)

Biography

  • Last Edited: 23 May 2016

Sources of Information

  1. [S1592] Linda Gilbert Guerin, family tree titled "Family of Samuel Gilbert 1756-2009 - New York", published by www.genealogy.com, http://www.genealogy.com/ftm/g/u/e/Linda-G-Guerin/…,updated Apr 2009, viewed Apr 2016.
  2. [S2662] Andrew Burdett, family web site titled "Our Northern Roots", http://www.ournorthernroots.com/index.php,.
  3. [S2662] Andrew Burdett, family web site titled "Our Northern Roots", http://www.ournorthernroots.com/index.php, viewed Apr 2016.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.