#6 Hazel B. Moore (1888)

Week 6 (February 4-10): Surprise

hazel
Hazel B. Moore’s Death Registration

It’s often surprising in my research when I find that my ancestors had more children than I thought they did. One example is my great-great grandparents Fred and Mina Moore. They were married in September 1885 in Plymouth, Michigan. They had a child I didn’t know about named Hazel, who was born January 5, 1888 and died August 1, 1888 of cholera. She is listed as male in her death registration, but female in her birth registration.

 

Wednesday’s Child: Francis L. Bost

fl_bost
Photo by StarTiger at http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=87075905

 

Francis L. Bost was the son of William S. Bost and Mary McCracken.  His stone is to the left of his mother’s stone (she died in 1911).  Francis was born September 27, 1886 in Hamler, Henry County, Ohio.  He died in 1893.  He is buried in Marion Township Cemetery in Henry County.

Wednesday’s Child: Annie Maude Wilson, 1900-1904

johnandmarytomb

Annie Maude Wilson was the first child of John Wilson and Mary Thompson who had married on 1 November 1898.  She was born on 8 March 1900 on Howe Island, Ontario.  Annie died 26 July 1904 in Pittsburg Township, Ontario.  According to her death certificate, Annie died of infantile convulsions. (Annie was my grandfather Charles Wilson’s oldest sibling.  He was born in 1907).

Daily Blogging Prompt: Wednesday’s Child