Monday, March 30, 2015

Tombstone Tuesday - March 31, 2015 - David Miner Boyer

David Miner Boyer was the son of Valentine Boyer and Nancy Leets. He was born in April of 1955 in Rose Township, Oakland County, Michigan. He married Rhetta Blowers and they had four children: Henry Valentine(1876-1881), Edith May(1878-1932, Ora(1882-1884) and George Melvin(1883-1959). Rhetta died sometime after the birth of George in 1883. David married Eunice Electra White on April 4, 1986. They had six children: Nellie Electra (1887-1906), Daniel J(1888-1950), William Clarence(1890-1946), Flossie Janette(1894-1969), Celia Beatrice(1899-1971) and David Valentine(1905-1906). David Miner Boyer died on March 31, 1927. He is buried in Beebe Cemetery located in Rose Township, Oakland County, Michigan

Tuesday, March 3, 2015

Tombstone Tuesday - March, 3, 2015 - Myrtie Wright Foster Losee

Myrtie Wright Foster Losee

Was the daughter of George Wright and Celia Weeks born on September 16, 1875 near Birch run Michigan. Her first marriage was to Rolland C. Foster. They had two children as of the 1900 census, Pearl (1897)and Ruth(1899). Rolland  died on October 29, 1900. Ruth died in 1901.

Myrtie Foster married Edwin Losee on August 11, 1909. They moved to Flint. She died a few short years later on March 1, 1911 at the age of 35. I'll have to investigate this a bit more and see if I can find out more about this family.  Who cared for Pearl and why she died so you..

Happy Hunting,