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Sarah Zingler

F, b. August 1895

Family: Sidney Selsby Grignon (b. November 9, 1891, d. August 10, 1958)

Biography

  • Birth: Sarah Zingler was born in August 1895 in Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and Sidney Selsby Grignon were married in 1923.

Mabel Adella Grignon

F, b. June 3, 1892, d. March 8, 1971

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Mabel Adella Grignon was born on June 3, 1892 in Antigo, Langlade Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: She died on March 8, 1971, at age 78, in Shawano, Shawano Co, Wisconsin.

Eva Beatrice Grignon

F, b. January 22, 1894, d. January 12, 1976

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Eva Beatrice Grignon was born on January 22, 1894 in Antigo, Langlade Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: She died on January 12, 1976, at age 81, in Shawano, Shawano Co, Wisconsin.

Happy Harriet Grignon

F, b. 1901

Parents

Family: Clayton Elbridge Hemsey (b. October 31, 1899)

Biography

  • Birth: Happy Harriet Grignon was born in 1901 in Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and Clayton Elbridge Hemsey were married on November 12, 1925 in Milwaukee, Milwaukee Co, Wisconsin.

Clayton Elbridge Hemsey

M, b. October 31, 1899

Family: Happy Harriet Grignon (b. 1901)

Biography

  • Birth: Clayton Elbridge Hemsey was born on October 31, 1899 in Minneapolis, Hennepin Co, Minnesota.
  • Marriage: He and Happy Harriet Grignon were married on November 12, 1925 in Milwaukee, Milwaukee Co, Wisconsin.

Wilbur L Grignon

M, b. March 5, 1903, d. October 23, 1974

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Wilbur L Grignon was born on March 5, 1903 in Michigan.
  • Death: He died on October 23, 1974, at age 71, in La Mesa, San Diego Co, California.

Louisa Grignon

F, b. 1865

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Louisa Grignon was born in 1865 in Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.

Christiana Grignon

F, b. July 24, 1866, d. May 9, 1950

Parents

Family: Michael Maher (b. February 15, 1861, d. July 16, 1942)

Biography

  • Birth: Christiana Grignon was born on July 24, 1866 in Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and Michael Maher were married on November 8, 1887.
  • Death: Christiana Grignon died on May 9, 1950, at age 83, in Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: She was buried in Highland Memorial Park, Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Mrs. Chrestean Maher, 83, daughter of pioneer Kaukauna residents, died at her home, route 1, Kaukauna, about 7:15 this morning. She had been ill several months. The daughter of Alexander Grignon, one of the early residents of this section, she was born July 24, 1866, in Combined Locks and lived in that vicinity all her life. Her mother, Philomene St. Louis Grignon was the first white child born in Kaukauna and her grandfather, Ephraim St. Louis, built the government canal between Combined Locks and Little Chute. Mrs. Maher was a member of Holy Cross church and the Happy Death society, Jusus church, Milwaukee. Survivors are two sons, John, Appleton, and James, Lake Charles, La.: four daughters, the Misses Eleanor and Agnes and Mrs Vida Garber, Milwaukee, and Miss Isabelle, Kaukauna; three brothers, Robert Grignon, Munsing, Mich., Thomas Grignon, Toronto, Canada; and James Grignon, Kaukauna; two sisters. Mrs. Delia McKenzie, Portland, Oregon and Mrs. Florence Oberley, Minneapolis, Minn; three grandchildren and a great-granchild. Friends may call at Fargo's Funeral home, Kaukauna, after 8 o'clock Wednesday evening. The rosary will be recited at 8 o'clock on Wednesday and Thursday nights. After the cortege forms at the funeral home at 9 o'clock Friday morning, services will be at 9:30 at Holy Cross church, Kaukauna, with the Rev. Andrew Quella in charge. Burial will be at Highland Memorial park, Appleton.
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    Appleton Post Crescent (Appleton, Wisconsin)
    15 Nov 1937
    Kaukauna -- The golden wedding celebration of Mr and Mrs Michael Maher, route 1, Kaukauna, Sunday afternoon was the signal for the gathering of relatives at the home. John Maher, a son, came from Chicago, and Eleanor, Agnes, and Mrs. Vida Garber, daughters, from Milwaukee. James, another son, also came from Milwaukee. Isabel, a daughter, is at home. Out of town guests were Mrs. Terese Early and Mrs. P Debraux and son, Wilbert, Wausau; Mr Earl Hefferman, Green Bay; Mr Rober McManus, Milwaukee; Mr and Mrs Raddantz, Manitowoc; Mr and Mrs E P Grignon and Miss Rachel and Louise Grignon, Appleton; Mr and Mrs Michael Doherty, Mr and Mrs John Maher, Sr, Green Bay; Mr and Mrs Myron Steffen, Dale. From Appleton also came Mrs. Loraine Radtke and Miss Elsie Radtke, and Mr and Mrs A Lewenstein. A 1 o'clock dinner was held at the Hearthstone, Appleton, and a reception at the home on route 1 Sunday afternoon.

Michael Maher

M, b. February 15, 1861, d. July 16, 1942

Family: Christiana Grignon (b. July 24, 1866, d. May 9, 1950)

Biography

  • Birth: Michael Maher was born on February 15, 1861 in Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Christiana Grignon were married on November 8, 1887.
  • Death: Michael Maher died on July 16, 1942, at age 81.

Eleanor M Maher

F, b. December 18, 1891, d. May 4, 1989

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Eleanor M Maher was born on December 18, 1891 in Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: She died on May 4, 1989, at age 97, in Milwaukee, Milwaukee Co, Wisconsin.

Cleda Rose Maher

F, b. April 3, 1893

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Cleda Rose Maher was born on April 3, 1893 in Town of Buchanan, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.

Isabella Maher

F, b. March 30, 1896, d. September 12, 2000

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Isabella Maher was born on March 30, 1896 in Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: She died on September 12, 2000, at age 104, in Milwaukee, Milwaukee Co, Wisconsin.

Vida Adell Maher

F, b. June 28, 1898, d. December 1, 1979

Parents

Family: Joseph W Garber (b. circa 1900)

Biography

  • Birth: Vida Adell Maher was born on June 28, 1898 in Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: She died on December 1, 1979, at age 81, in San Mateo, San Mateo Co, California.
  • Burial: She was buried in Highland Memorial Park, Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.

Joseph W Garber

M, b. circa 1900

Family: Vida Adell Maher (b. June 28, 1898, d. December 1, 1979)

Biography

  • Birth: Joseph W Garber was born circa 1900 in Ohio.

Michael James Maher

M, b. August 13, 1899, d. December 1964

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Michael James Maher was born on August 13, 1899 in Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died in December 1964, at age 65, in Milwaukee, Milwaukee Co, Wisconsin.

Agnes Catherine Maher

F, b. April 7, 1901, d. November 20, 1987

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Agnes Catherine Maher was born on April 7, 1901 in Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: She died on November 20, 1987, at age 86, in Milwaukee County, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: She was buried in Highland Memorial Park, Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.

Delia May Grignon

F, b. September 17, 1867, d. May 21, 1960

Parents

Family: Donald McKinzie (b. October 1867)

Biography

  • Birth: Delia May Grignon was born on September 17, 1867 in Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Baptism: She was baptized on September 17, 1867 in St John Nepomucene Church, Little Chute, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and Donald McKinzie were married on January 11, 1889 in Marinette County, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Delia May Grignon died on May 21, 1960, at age 92, in Los Angeles, Los Angeles Co, California.

Donald McKinzie

M, b. October 1867

Family: Delia May Grignon (b. September 17, 1867, d. May 21, 1960)

Biography

  • Birth: Donald McKinzie was born in October 1867 in Michigan.
  • Marriage: He and Delia May Grignon were married on January 11, 1889 in Marinette County, Wisconsin.

Theresa Henrietta Grignon

F, b. July 30, 1869, d. February 25, 1946

Parents

Family: William T Earley (b. October 1861, d. October 12, 1904)

Biography

  • Birth: Theresa Henrietta Grignon was born on July 30, 1869 in Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Baptism: She was baptized on July 30, 1869 in St John Nepomucene Church, Little Chute, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and William T Earley were married on February 21, 1887 in Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Theresa Henrietta Grignon died on February 25, 1946, at age 76.
  • Burial: She was buried in Union Cemetery, Kaukauna, Wisconsin.

William T Earley

M, b. October 1861, d. October 12, 1904

Family: Theresa Henrietta Grignon (b. July 30, 1869, d. February 25, 1946)

Biography

  • Birth: William T Earley was born in October 1861 in Canada.
  • Marriage: He and Theresa Henrietta Grignon were married on February 21, 1887 in Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: William T Earley died on October 12, 1904, at age ~43, in Oshkosh, Winnebago Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in Union Cemetery, Kaukauna, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Kaukauna
    The remains of William Early, who died at the Northern Hospital for the Insane near Oshkosh, was buried here yesterday afternoon from the Brokaw Memorial Church. Rev. F. H. Brigham officiated. Mr Early was married to Theresa Grignon, daughter of Mr and Mrs Alex Grignon, and had spent most of his life in Kaukauna. While employed as machine tender at Port Edwards, he fell and broke his hip which incapacitated him from further work. It is deemed that this was the cause of insanity. His wife and son Roy survive. His age was forty-three years, Mr Early was a well known papermaker, having been employed in all the mills in Kaukauna and at the Combined Locke. Interment was at Union cemetery.

Florence G Grignon

F, b. July 1, 1871, d. July 6, 1955

Parents

Family: Clarence G Oberley (b. December 1866, d. January 6, 1948)

Biography

  • Birth: Florence G Grignon was born on July 1, 1871 in Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Baptism: She was baptized on July 1, 1871 in St John Nepomucene Church, Little Chute, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and Clarence G Oberley were married on July 3, 1891 in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Florence G Grignon died on July 6, 1955, at age 84, in Hennepin County, Minnesota.

Clarence G Oberley

M, b. December 1866, d. January 6, 1948

Family: Florence G Grignon (b. July 1, 1871, d. July 6, 1955)

Biography

  • Birth: Clarence G Oberley was born in December 1866 in Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Florence G Grignon were married on July 3, 1891 in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Clarence G Oberley died on January 6, 1948, at age 81, in Stearns County, Minnesota.

Elizabeth Marion Grignon

F, b. August 23, 1872, d. February 15, 1903

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Elizabeth Marion Grignon was born on August 23, 1872 in Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Baptism: She was baptized on September 8, 1872 in St John Nepomucene Church, Little Chute, Wisconsin.
  • Death: She died on February 15, 1903, at age 30, in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: She was buried in Shawano, Shawano Co, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Miss Elizabeth Marion Grignon died at Saint Elizabeths Hospital at Appleton, sunday evening at 7:15, passing away from the effectsof an operation for appendicitis which was performed on the previous Wednesday. Deceased was in her thirty-first year, having been born in the Grignon homestead at the Combined Locks, on the 23rd of August, 1872. She was well favorably known among a large circle of friends, who together with her father and mother - Mr. and Mrs. Alex Grignon, four sisters and four brothers mourn her loss. One of the pathetic incidents connected with Miss Grignon's death is the fact that she was to be married to a young man formerly of this city, as soon as she recovered from the operation.

Robert Gabriel Grignon

M, b. March 25, 1874, d. August 1966

Parents

Family: Mary Jane Reader (b. October 6, 1869, d. June 10, 1925)

Biography

  • Birth: Robert Gabriel Grignon was born on March 25, 1874 in Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Baptism: He was baptized on March 26, 1874 in St John Nepomucene Church, Little Chute, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Mary Jane Reader were married on July 3, 1896 in Antigo, Langlade Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Robert Gabriel Grignon died in August 1966, at age 92, in Munising, Alger Co, Michigan.

Mary Jane Reader

F, b. October 6, 1869, d. June 10, 1925

Family: Robert Gabriel Grignon (b. March 25, 1874, d. August 1966)

Biography

  • Birth: Mary Jane Reader was born on October 6, 1869 in Stockbridge, Calumet Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and Robert Gabriel Grignon were married on July 3, 1896 in Antigo, Langlade Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Mary Jane Reader died on June 10, 1925, at age 55, in Munising, Alger Co, Michigan.