My research is an ongoing project on our family with new information being discovered daily. Anyone interested in any of these families can email me and I will respond to your email. If you have any information you would like to share or any updates it would be greatly appreciated.
My Family surnames include the following: YAGER (YEAGER), BOSHAW (BUSHAW, BEAUCHAMP), HILL, KITCHEN, HANKINS, GREENE, WILDE, WAGNER, MAPES, and DEJONGE.
I have traced my family from Pennsylvania to Canada to Michigan.
My parents are both deceased along with 4 siblings who preceded them in death.
Paternal Grandparents: THEODORE YAGER born 1907 and died 1992 & EMMA L HILL born 1907 and died 1994. Married 1925. They had 6 children, 3 are deceased.
Paternal Great-Grandparents ABEL (YEAGER) YAGER born 1861 and died 1907 & ELNORA BOSHAW born 1871 and died 1938. Married 1899. All 7 children deceased. AND JAMES HILL born 1829 and 1916 & MARY K KITCHEN born 1872 and died 1914. Married 1891. All 9 children deceased.
Paternal Great-Great-Grandparents: GEORGE W YEAGER born 1815 and died 1902 & MARY A BIGSBY born 1830 and died 1915. Married 1852. All 7 children deceased. ANDPETER BOSHAW born 1829 and died 1903 and MARY A STERLING born 1843 and died 1899. Married 1858. All 10 children deceased. AND THOMAS HILL and MARY ANN (_) both born in Ohio. All 8 children deceased. JOSEPH C KITCHEN born 1836 and died 1911 and CATHERINE M YEAGER born 1853 and died 1897. All 8 children deceased.
Maternal Family names: HANKINS, GREENE, WAGNER, WILDE, MORRISON
The HANKINS & GREENE family lived in several Michigan Counties including: Wexford, Antrim, Grand Traverse, Branch, Gratiot, Eaton, Benzie, Jackson, Wayne, and Montcalm.
Maternal Grandparents: ERNEST C HANKINS born 1911 and died 1985 & MARION J GREENE born 1941 and died 2011. Married in 1938 and divorced in 1960. She retired from working in 2001 after almost 39 years on the same job.
Maternal Great-Grandparents: JOHN H HANKINS born 1869 and died 1948 and LUCILLE M WAGNER who was born 1878 and died 1963. His first marriage was to Maude Wagner who was Lucille's sister. AND WILLIAM C GREENE born 1894 and died 1930 and SELMA L WILDE born 1898 and died 1982. Married in 1920. Selma's second husband was DUNCAN MORRISON born 1884 and died 1948.
NOW FOR MY IN-LAWS !!!!
My husband and I were married in 2003 and are happily married.
My husbands parents: My husbands father is deceased and his mother is alive and well.
His grandparents: BURLEY _ born 1884 and died 1966 and EMMA COBLENTZ born 1895 and died 1980. AND LOUIE _ born 1905 died 1987 and EDA HILL born 1916 and died 1992.
His Great Grand-parents: JAKOBUS _ born 1872 and died 1943 and MARY WHEATIN born 1873 and died 1945.