|Birth: ||Feb. 2, 1836|
New York, USA
|Death: ||Jun. 23, 1906|
Dorcas Lenon was born 2-23-1836 in New York. The daughter of Walter and L (?) Lenon.
On 10-9-1857 she married John Butcher of this state.
In about 1876 they came to the Williamston, Michigan area. Most of their lives were lived in the Alaiedon Township area.
To this union were born 4 children.
A daughter that died in infancy. Name and date unknown.
1870 Census Michigan
John Butcher 33 b. Self MI
Dorcas Butcher 33 Wife NY
William Butcher 6 Son MI
James Woodworth 25 Other MI*
Savina Chappel 63 Mother-In-Law NY
*Assumed he was laborer or relative
1880 Census Alaiedon Township
John 43 Head of Household
Dorcas 43 Wife
William 17 Son
Lloyd 3 Son
Floyd 3 Son
Lovina Chappel 76 Widowed Mother-in-Law
1900 Census Lansing, Michigan Ward 6
John Butcher 63
Dorcas Butcher 64
Lloid Butcher 24
Floid Butcher 24
John died 1-8-1904 is buried in Leek Cemetery in Alaiedon Township, Ingham County, Michigan
William was married to Sarah Dennis 8-3-1885 in Ingham County
Floyd was married t0 Edith Bryan 10-5-1904 in Mason, Michigan
Lloyd died 3-22-1937 in Jacksonville Florida and is buried there. It is not known if he married.
Dorcas died 6-23-1906 and is buried with John in Leek Cemetery
John Butcher (1837 - 1904)
Created by: Connie West Stewart
Record added: Apr 09, 2013
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