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John Chancey Thomas

Male 1855 - 1930  (75 years)


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  • Name John Chancey Thomas 
    Gender Male 
    Born 2 January 1855  Reading, Hillsdale Co., Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Cause of Death Organic Heart Troubles 
    Occupation Farmer  [1
    Cemetery Greenwood Cemetery, Section 1, Lot 228 
    Events 22 Dec 1910: Married Marie D. Christensen. Married by clergyman F. A. Brass. Witnessed by Willis parks and A. T. Holcomb.  [2
    Death Notice The Fowlerville Review
    February 5, 1930, p. 5


    FUNERAL RITES FOR JOHN
    CHANCEY THOMAS
    John Chancey Thomas aged 75 years died at the Livingston County infirmary on Friday last and was brought to Fowlerville for burial. Mr. Thomas had been living in Fowlerville for some time and last fall was taken to the infirmary on account of ill health and old age, his wife having died about one year ago. The funeral was held on Sunday last, Rev. Sutcliffe of the M. E. church officiating and interment in Greenwood cemetery. 
    Residence(s) 1860: Reading, Hillsdale Co., Michigan
    1870: Novi twp., Oakland Co., Michigan?? (living with Margaret and John S. Smith, born in NY)
    1880: Eagle twp., Clinton Co., Michigan (living with his sister Mary)
    1900 Jun: Living with Dan’l Wilkerson, Novi Township
    1908: T1N R9E, NW¼ of the NE¼ of Sec 31, Novi Twp., Oakland County, MI, living next to Daniel Wilkerson.
    1910 May: Owned farm 180 in Novi Townsip, Oakland County, MI
    1915: not shown as a property owner in Salem Twp., Washtenaw Co., MI
    1920 Jan: Owned a farm in Salem Township (T1N R7E), Washtenaw County, MI
    1923: Rushton (Green Oak twp.), Livingston Co., Michigan
    1929 Jan: S East St, Fowlerville, Michigan. Moved there after 1925? (deed not found in Livingston Co deeds before 1925)
    ?? Dec 1929-29 Jan 1930: Livingston County Old People's Home  [1, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
    Died 29 January 1930  Marion Twp, Livingston Co., Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried 2 February 1930  Fowlerville, Livingston Co., Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Greenwood Cemerery
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    Person ID I264  Lisa's Genealogy
    Last Modified 2 January 2015 

    Father Jerimiah Thomas,   b. about 1823, New York, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 January 1892, Niles, Berrien Co., Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 69 years) 
    Mother Almira Calkins,   b. about 1825, New York, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. before 1870  (Age ~ 44 years) 
    Family ID F253  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family/Spouse Marie Dorthea Christensen,   b. 20 June 1879, Bollerslev, Bjolderup, Rise, Aabenraa, Denmark Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 January 1929, Ann Arbor, Washtenaw Co., Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years) 
    Married 22 December 1910  Novi, Oakland Co., Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 
    +1. Gladys May Thomas,   b. 16 July 1907, Novi Twp., Oakland Co., Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 May 1985, Hastings Twp., Barry Co., Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
    +2. John Chancy Thomas,   b. 3 July 1908, Novi Twp., Oakland Co., Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 December 1975, Franklin, Macon Co., North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
     3. George E Thomas,   b. 10 April 1915, Salem Twp., Washtenaw Co., Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 August 1944, La Muy, Var, Provence-Alpes-Côte D'Azur, France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 29 years)
    +4. Martha Jane Thomas,   b. 5 December 1916, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 March 1972, Ann Arbor, Washtenaw Co., Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years)
    Family ID F11  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 2 February 1930 - Fowlerville, Livingston Co., Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend Address Cemetery Farm Town Parish City County/Shire State/Province Country Region Not Set

  • Sources 
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    5. [S2988] ((Chicago:1908)).

    6. [S45] .

    7. [S133] .

    8. [S47] .

    9. [S1175] Department of Labor & Economic Growth Statewide Search for Subdivision Plats.



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