This Week’s Family Anniversaries | June 28 – July 4, 2009

Elizabeth Cooke – Born June 30, 1678 in Preston, New London Co., Connecticut Colony. She married Joseph Benjamin on August 25, 1698 in Preston. Elizabeth died in abt. 1738 in Preston. She is my 7th great grandmother.

Richard Ormsby – Died June 30, 1664 in Rehoboth, Bristol Co., Plymouth Colony. He was born on July 28, 1602 in Lincolnshire, England. Richard married Sarah Upham on August 9, 1640 in Saco, York Co., Province of Maine. He is my 8th great grandfather.

Thomas Ormsbee and Maria Underwood – Married July 1, 1602 in Alford, Lincolnshire, England. They are my 9th great grandparents.


This Week’s Family Anniversaries | April 19 – April 25, 2009

Joseph Benjamin II – Born April 19, 1673 in Yarmouth, Plymouth Colony. He died in June 1738 in Preston, New London Co., Connecticut Colony. Joseph married Elizabeth Cooke on August 25, 1698 in Preston. He is my 7th great grandfather.

Katarzyna (Catherine) Cujak – Born April 20, 1823 in Pozen, Poland. She died on March 28, 1914 in Mecan Twp., Marquette Co., WI and is buried in St. John the Baptist Cemetery, Princeton, Green Lake Co., WI. She married Stephen Soda in 1840 in Poland. Catherine is my 3rd great grandmother.

John Jacob Musbach – Died April 22, 1905 in Waterloo Twp., Jackson Co., MI and is buried in Salem Grove Cemetery, Grass Lake, Sylvan Twp., Washtenaw Co., MI. He was born on May 30, 1839 in Wurtemburg, Germany. John Jacob is my wife’s 2nd great grandfather.

The above is based on information from several sources and isn’t fully verified at this time.