Mae URIDGE1

#4310, b. 1872, d. 1950
Last Edited=13 Mar 2016
     Mae was also known as Mae DUNCANSON.1
Mae URIDGE was born in 1872 in Michigan, USA.1,2 She was the daughter of William URIDGE and Mary CURRIE.1
Mae married George Christopher Thomas FLETCHER on 17 February 1897 in Ubly, Huron County, Michigan, USA. She was aged 25 born in Ubly. Her parents were listed as Wm URIDGE, and Mary CURRIE.3,1,2
In the census of 1 June 1900 at Detroit Ward 10, Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan, USA, she was listed as aged 28 born in Michigan, married 3 years with no children, the wife of George C. T. FLETCHER (a Fireman Engineer, living with his wife 'Mave D.' Also listed was his mother-in-law 'Irabell Davisanson.4,3')
In the census of 15 April 1910 at Detroit Ward 2, Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan, USA, she was listed as aged 38 born in Michigan, married 12 years with 1 child living, the wife of George C. T. FLETCHER (an Engineer with the Fire Department, living with his wife 'May D', and their infant son Gordon G. Also listed was his mother-in-law Isabella 'DUNSANSON', and two boarders.)5,3
She was mentioned in her sister Elizabeth's death notification that was recorded on April 1911.6
In the census of 5 January 1920 at Southfield Avenue, Bloomfield, Oakland County, Michigan, USA, she was listed as aged 48 born in Michigan, the wife of George C. T. FLETCHER (living with his wife Mae D., and their son Gordon G. Also listed was his 90-year old mother-in-law Isabella DUNCANSON.)7
In the census of 1 April 1930 at East Lemon Street, Lakeland, Polk, Florida, USA, she was listed as aged 58 born in Michigan, the wife of George C. T. FLETCHER (Retired, living with his wife Mae D., and their son Gordon.)8
Her husband, George, died on 22 July 1938 in Lakeland, Polk County, Florida, USA, at the age of 79.1,9
In the census of 1 April 1940 at East Lemon Street, Lakeland, Polk, May was listed as aged 68 born in Michigan, the Head of Household; a Widow, living with her son Gordon G., and daughter-in-law Mary A.10
Mae died in 1950 in Polk County, Florida, USA.1

Research Note: After the death of her mother on 17 April 1880, Mae is believed to have been raised by her mother's older sister, Aunt Isabelle DUNCANSON née CURRIE.3

Child of Mae URIDGE and George Christopher Thomas FLETCHER

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1000] Website Ancestry Family Trees (http://www.ancestry.com) Ancestors of Philip H. Dorland: http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/80658051
  2. [S950] Website Family Search (LDS) (http://www.familysearch.org) "Michigan Marriages, 1822-1995," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FZS8-HGC : accessed 13 March 2016), George C T Fletcher and Mae Duncansen, 17 Feb 1897; citing reference ; FHL microfilm 2,342,506.
    Name      George C T Fletcher
    Spouse's Name      Mae Duncansen
    Event Date      17 Feb 1897
    Event Place      Ubly, Huron, Michigan
    Father's Name      Geo. Fletcher
    Mother's Name      Matilda Elliott
    Spouse's Father's Name      Wm. Uridge
    Spouse's Mother's Name      Mary Currie.
  3. [S449] E-mail from Philip Dorland to Teresa Pask dated 7 June 2015.
  4. [S1010] Website Ancestry US Census (http://www.ancestry.com) Year: 1900; Census Place: Detroit Ward 10, Wayne, Michigan; Roll: 751; Page: 6A; Enumeration District: 0116; FHL microfilm: 1240751.
  5. [S1010] Website Ancestry US Census (http://www.ancestry.com) Year: 1910; Census Place: Detroit Ward 2, Wayne, Michigan; Roll: T624_680; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 0034; FHL microfilm: 137469.
  6. [S1000] Website Ancestry Family Trees (http://www.ancestry.com) http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/24033115/person/12448268490
  7. [S1010] Website Ancestry US Census (http://www.ancestry.com) Year: 1920; Census Place: Bloomfield, Oakland, Michigan; Roll: T625_789; Page: 20A; Enumeration District: 161; Image: 397.
  8. [S1010] Website Ancestry US Census (http://www.ancestry.com) Year: 1930; Census Place: Lakeland, Polk, Florida; Roll: 331; Page: 4B; Enumeration District: 0023; Image: 10.0; FHL microfilm: 2340066.
  9. [S952] Website Find A Grave (http://www.findagrave.com) Find A Grave Memorial# 11770735.
  10. [S1010] Website Ancestry US Census (http://www.ancestry.com) Year: 1940; Census Place: Lakeland, Polk, Florida; Roll: T627_612; Page: 8B; Enumeration District: 53-19.

George Christopher Thomas FLETCHER1

#4311, b. 4 June 1859, d. 22 July 1938
Last Edited=13 Mar 2016
     George Christopher Thomas FLETCHER was born on 4 June 1859 in Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan, USA.1,2,3
George married Mae DUNCANSON, daughter of William URIDGE and Mary CURRIE, on 17 February 1897 in Ubly, Huron County, Michigan, USA. He was aged 37 born in Detroit, an Engineer. His parents were listed as Geo. FLETCHER, and Matilda ELLIOTT.1,4,5
In the census of 1 June 1900 at Detroit Ward 10, Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan, USA, George was listed as aged 40 born in Michigan, the Head of Household; a Fireman Engineer, living with his wife 'Mave D.' Also listed was his mother-in-law 'Irabell Davisanson.6,1'
In the census of 15 April 1910 at Detroit Ward 2, Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan, USA, George was listed as aged 50 born in Michigan, the Head of Household; an Engineer with the Fire Department, living with his wife 'May D', and their infant son Gordon G. Also listed was his mother-in-law Isabella 'DUNSANSON', and two boarders.2,1
In the census of 5 January 1920 at Southfield Avenue, Bloomfield, Oakland County, Michigan, USA, George was listed as aged 60 born in Michigan, the Head of Household; living with his wife Mae D., and their son Gordon G. Also listed was his 90-year old mother-in-law Isabella DUNCANSON.7
In the census of 1 April 1930 at East Lemon Street, Lakeland, Polk, Florida, USA, George was listed as aged 70 born in Michigan, the Head of Household; Retired, living with his wife Mae D., and their son Gordon.8
George died on 22 July 1938 in Lakeland, Polk County, Florida, USA, at the age of 79.4,3 He was buried in 1938 at Section H., Woodmere Cemetry, Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan, USA.3,4

Child of George Christopher Thomas FLETCHER and Mae URIDGE

Sources of Information:

  1. [S449] E-mail from Philip Dorland to Teresa Pask dated 7 June 2015.
  2. [S1010] Website Ancestry US Census (http://www.ancestry.com) Year: 1910; Census Place: Detroit Ward 2, Wayne, Michigan; Roll: T624_680; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 0034; FHL microfilm: 137469.
  3. [S952] Website Find A Grave (http://www.findagrave.com) Find A Grave Memorial# 11770735.
  4. [S1000] Website Ancestry Family Trees (http://www.ancestry.com) Ancestors of Philip H. Dorland: http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/80658051
  5. [S950] Website Family Search (LDS) (http://www.familysearch.org) "Michigan Marriages, 1822-1995," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FZS8-HGC : accessed 13 March 2016), George C T Fletcher and Mae Duncansen, 17 Feb 1897; citing reference ; FHL microfilm 2,342,506.
    Name      George C T Fletcher
    Spouse's Name      Mae Duncansen
    Event Date      17 Feb 1897
    Event Place      Ubly, Huron, Michigan
    Father's Name      Geo. Fletcher
    Mother's Name      Matilda Elliott
    Spouse's Father's Name      Wm. Uridge
    Spouse's Mother's Name      Mary Currie.
  6. [S1010] Website Ancestry US Census (http://www.ancestry.com) Year: 1900; Census Place: Detroit Ward 10, Wayne, Michigan; Roll: 751; Page: 6A; Enumeration District: 0116; FHL microfilm: 1240751.
  7. [S1010] Website Ancestry US Census (http://www.ancestry.com) Year: 1920; Census Place: Bloomfield, Oakland, Michigan; Roll: T625_789; Page: 20A; Enumeration District: 161; Image: 397.
  8. [S1010] Website Ancestry US Census (http://www.ancestry.com) Year: 1930; Census Place: Lakeland, Polk, Florida; Roll: 331; Page: 4B; Enumeration District: 0023; Image: 10.0; FHL microfilm: 2340066.

Gordon Gerald FLETCHER1

#4312, b. 15 November 1909, d. 28 June 1975
Last Edited=13 Mar 2016
     Gordon G. FLETCHER was born on 15 November 1909 in Michigan, USA.2,1 He was the son of George Christopher Thomas FLETCHER and Mae URIDGE.2
In the census of 15 April 1910 at Detroit Ward 2, Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan, USA, he was listed as aged 6 months born in Michigan, the son of George C. T. FLETCHER.3,4
In the census of 5 January 1920 at Southfield Avenue, Bloomfield, Oakland County, Michigan, USA, he was listed as aged 10 born in Michigan, the son of George C. T. FLETCHER.5
In the census of 1 April 1930 at East Lemon Street, Lakeland, Polk, Florida, USA, he was listed as aged 20 born in Michigan, the son of George C. T. FLETCHER.6
Gordon married Mary A. CASON on 30 December 1939 in Florida, USA. They did not have any known children.2
In the census of 1 April 1940 at East Lemon Street, Lakeland, Polk, he was listed as aged 30 born in Michigan, a Program Director at a Radio Station, the son of May D. FLETCHER.7
His wife, Mary, died on 5 January 1967 in Orange County, Florida, USA.8,9
Gordon died on 28 June 1975 in Dade County, Florida, USA, at the age of 65.2,1

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1001] Website Ancestry US Records (http://www.ancestry.com) Florida Death Index, 1877-1998 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2004.
  2. [S1000] Website Ancestry Family Trees (http://www.ancestry.com) Ancestors of Philip H. Dorland: http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/80658051
  3. [S1010] Website Ancestry US Census (http://www.ancestry.com) Year: 1910; Census Place: Detroit Ward 2, Wayne, Michigan; Roll: T624_680; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 0034; FHL microfilm: 137469.
  4. [S449] E-mail from Philip Dorland to Teresa Pask dated 7 June 2015.
  5. [S1010] Website Ancestry US Census (http://www.ancestry.com) Year: 1920; Census Place: Bloomfield, Oakland, Michigan; Roll: T625_789; Page: 20A; Enumeration District: 161; Image: 397.
  6. [S1010] Website Ancestry US Census (http://www.ancestry.com) Year: 1930; Census Place: Lakeland, Polk, Florida; Roll: 331; Page: 4B; Enumeration District: 0023; Image: 10.0; FHL microfilm: 2340066.
  7. [S1010] Website Ancestry US Census (http://www.ancestry.com) Year: 1940; Census Place: Lakeland, Polk, Florida; Roll: T627_612; Page: 8B; Enumeration District: 53-19.
  8. [S1000] Website Ancestry Family Trees (http://www.ancestry.com) Harris Clarke Norris Bra.. http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/20034453
  9. [S1001] Website Ancestry US Records (http://www.ancestry.com) Ancestry.com. Florida Death Index, 1877-1998 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2004.
    Name:      Mary Cason Fletcher
    Gender:      Female
    Race:      White
    Death Date:      Jan 1967
    Death Place:      Orange, Florida, United States.

Mary A. CASON1

#4313, b. circa 1916, d. 5 January 1967
Last Edited=13 Mar 2016
     Mary A. CASON was born circa 1916 in Florida, USA.1,2
Mary married Gordon Gerald FLETCHER, son of George Christopher Thomas FLETCHER and Mae URIDGE, on 30 December 1939 in Florida, USA. They did not have any known children.1
In the census of 1 April 1940 at East Lemon Street, Lakeland, Polk, Florida, USA, she was listed as a a Desk Clerk at a Hotel, aged 24 born in Florida, the daughter-in-law of May D. FLETCHER.3
Mary died on 5 January 1967 in Orange County, Florida, USA.2,4
Her husband, Gordon, died on 28 June 1975 in Dade County, Florida, USA, at the age of 65.1,5

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1000] Website Ancestry Family Trees (http://www.ancestry.com) Ancestors of Philip H. Dorland: http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/80658051
  2. [S1000] Website Ancestry Family Trees (http://www.ancestry.com) Harris Clarke Norris Bra.. http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/20034453
  3. [S1010] Website Ancestry US Census (http://www.ancestry.com) Year: 1940; Census Place: Lakeland, Polk, Florida; Roll: T627_612; Page: 8B; Enumeration District: 53-19.
  4. [S1001] Website Ancestry US Records (http://www.ancestry.com) Ancestry.com. Florida Death Index, 1877-1998 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2004.
    Name:      Mary Cason Fletcher
    Gender:      Female
    Race:      White
    Death Date:      Jan 1967
    Death Place:      Orange, Florida, United States.
  5. [S1001] Website Ancestry US Records (http://www.ancestry.com) Florida Death Index, 1877-1998 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2004.

Bernice Helen BARTLETT1

#4314, b. 14 September 1907
Last Edited=15 Mar 2016
     Bernice Helen NEIGER was born on 14 September 1907 in Pellston, Emmet County, Michigan, USA. Her parents were William Henry BARTLETT, and Florence BLINKHORN.1
Her married name was Bernice Helen NEIGER.1
Bernice married Warren S. KOOPMAN, son of Henry John KOOPMAN and Eleanore Frances URIDGE, on 23 December 1930 in Steuben County, Indiana, USA. She was a Divorcee, born 14 Sept 1907, a Teacher residing in Angola, Steuben County, Indiana. They later divorced on 22 September 1934.2,3,4

Child of Bernice Helen BARTLETT and Warren Seitse KOOPMAN

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1001] Website Ancestry US Records (http://www.ancestry.com) "Indiana Marriages, 1780-1992," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XF7X-3WT : accessed 15 March 2016), Warren S Koopman and Bernice Helen Neiger, 23 Dec 1930; citing reference CN542; FHL microfilm 1,872,326
    Name      Warren S Koopman
    Birth Date      04 Jan 1907
    Birthplace      Falmouth, Mich
    Spouse's Name      Bernice Helen Neiger
    Spouse's Birth Date      14 Sep 1907
    Spouse's Birthplace      Pellston, Mich
    Event Date      23 Dec 1930
    Event Place      Steuben, Ind
    Father's Name      Henry Koopman
    Mother's Name      Nellie Uridge
    Spouse's Father's Name      William Henry Bartlett
    Spouse's Mother's Name      Florence Blinkham
    Marital Status      Single
    Spouse's Marital Status      Divorced
    Spouse's Previous Husband's Name      Neiger.
  2. [S950] Website Family Search (LDS) (http://www.familysearch.org) "Indiana Marriages, 1780-1992," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XF7X-3WT : accessed 15 March 2016), Warren S Koopman and Bernice Helen Neiger, 23 Dec 1930; citing reference CN542; FHL microfilm 1,872,326
    Name      Warren S Koopman
    Birth Date      04 Jan 1907
    Birthplace      Falmouth, Mich
    Spouse's Name      Bernice Helen Neiger
    Spouse's Birth Date      14 Sep 1907
    Spouse's Birthplace      Pellston, Mich
    Event Date      23 Dec 1930
    Event Place      Steuben, Ind
    Father's Name      Henry Koopman
    Mother's Name      Nellie Uridge
    Spouse's Father's Name      William Henry Bartlett
    Spouse's Mother's Name      Florence Blinkham
    Marital Status      Single
    Spouse's Marital Status      Divorced
    Spouse's Previous Husband's Name      Neiger.
  3. [S1001] Website Ancestry US Records (http://www.ancestry.com) http://www.ancestry.com/genealogy/records/…
  4. [S950] Website Family Search (LDS) (http://www.familysearch.org) "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:K3LX-82S : accessed 15 March 2016), Warren Koopman and Josephine See, 12 Sep 1938; citing Steuben, Indiana, United States, various county clerk offices, Indiana; FHL microfilm 1,887,329.
    Name      Warren Koopman
    Event Type      Marriage Registration
    Event Date      12 Sep 1938
    Event Place      Steuben, Indiana, United States
    Residence Place      Fort Wayne, , Indiana
    Gender      Male
    Age (Estimated)      31
    Number of Previous Marriages      Once before
    Birth Date      04 Jan 1907
    Birthplace      Falmouth, , Michigan
    Marriage License Date      12 Sep 1938
    Marriage Place      Steuben, Indiana
    Father's Name      Henry Koopman
    Mother's Name      Nellie Uridge
    Spouse's Name      Josephine See
    Spouse's Residence Place      Angola, , Indiana
    Spouse's Residence City      Angola
    Spouse's Residence State      Indiana
    Spouse's Gender      Female
    Spouse's Age (Estimated)      22
    Spouse's Birth Date      21 Jun 1916
    Spouse's Birthplace      Potosky, , Michigan
    Spouse's Father's Name      Sylvester See
    Spouse's Mother's Name      Marian Myatt
    Officiator's Name      Kenneth Hubbard
    Page      371
    Number of Images      1.
  5. [S1000] Website Ancestry Family Trees (http://www.ancestry.com) Ancestors of Philip H. Dorland: http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/80658051

Josephine SEE1

#4316, b. 21 June 1916
Last Edited=15 Mar 2016
     Josephine SEE was born on 21 June 1916 in Potoskey, Emmet County, Michigan, USA. Her parents were Sylvester SEE and Marian MYATT.1
Josephine married Warren KOOPMAN, son of Henry John KOOPMAN and Eleanore Frances URIDGE, on 12 September 1938 in Steuben County, Indiana, USA. She was Spinster born 21 June 1916, residing in Angola, Indiana. Her parents were Sylvester SEE, and Marian MYATT.1

Sources of Information:

  1. [S950] Website Family Search (LDS) (http://www.familysearch.org) "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:K3LX-82S : accessed 15 March 2016), Warren Koopman and Josephine See, 12 Sep 1938; citing Steuben, Indiana, United States, various county clerk offices, Indiana; FHL microfilm 1,887,329.
    Name      Warren Koopman
    Event Type      Marriage Registration
    Event Date      12 Sep 1938
    Event Place      Steuben, Indiana, United States
    Residence Place      Fort Wayne, , Indiana
    Gender      Male
    Age (Estimated)      31
    Number of Previous Marriages      Once before
    Birth Date      04 Jan 1907
    Birthplace      Falmouth, , Michigan
    Marriage License Date      12 Sep 1938
    Marriage Place      Steuben, Indiana
    Father's Name      Henry Koopman
    Mother's Name      Nellie Uridge
    Spouse's Name      Josephine See
    Spouse's Residence Place      Angola, , Indiana
    Spouse's Residence City      Angola
    Spouse's Residence State      Indiana
    Spouse's Gender      Female
    Spouse's Age (Estimated)      22
    Spouse's Birth Date      21 Jun 1916
    Spouse's Birthplace      Potosky, , Michigan
    Spouse's Father's Name      Sylvester See
    Spouse's Mother's Name      Marian Myatt
    Officiator's Name      Kenneth Hubbard
    Page      371
    Number of Images      1.

Philip John KOOPMAN1

#4317, b. 22 July 1933, d. 15 January 1999
Last Edited=15 Mar 2016
     Philip John KOOPMAN was born on 22 July 1933 in USA.1 He was the son of Warren Seitse KOOPMAN and Bernice Helen BARTLETT.1
Philip married Kay KOOPMAN circa 1958 in USA.1
Philip died on 15 January 1999 in Orange County, Florida, USA, at the age of 65.1

Children of Philip John KOOPMAN and Kay KOOPMAN

  • Philip John KOOPMAN1
  • Maya KOOPMAN1

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1000] Website Ancestry Family Trees (http://www.ancestry.com) Ancestors of Philip H. Dorland: http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/80658051