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John Lawrence Maxwell
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Birth: May 17, 1883
Death: Mar. 23, 1948


John Laurence Maxwell, 65, lifetime resident of Hope died at his farm home on Tuesday evening, March 23. He has been ill for the past two years. Mr. Maxwell was born on May 17, 1883 in the same house in which he died.

On September 22, 1912 he was married to Miss Bertha Havens, who survives him together with three daughters, Mrs. Martha Maier and Mrs. Julia Michalak of Beaverton and Mrs. Alice Thompson of Edenville; six sons, Marion of Midland, Robert N., John L. and Donald E. of Beaverton, and William A. and Junior J. at home; two sisters, Mrs. James Davids and Mrs. Margaret Carey of Hope; also 11 grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held on Saturday afternoon at the home at 1:15 a nd at 2 o'clock at the Hope Baptist church, with the Rev. Ashley Mills officiating. Burial will be in the New Hope cemetery.

From the Gladwin County Record --- March 24, 1948


1. Martha May Maxwell b: 6 NOV 1913 in Midland Co, Michigan
2. Neuman Robert Maxwell b: 9 JAN 1916 in Midland Co, Hope Twp, Michigan
3. Julia Margaret Maxwell b: 15 APR 1918
4. John Lawrence Maxwell b: 11 JUL 1920 in Hope, Midland Co, Michigan
5. Living Maxwell
6. Marion Laura Maxwell b: 6 SEP 1925 in Hope Twp, Midland Co, Michigan
7. Alice Mary Maxwell b: 6 NOV 1927 in Hope, Midland Co, Michigan
8. Donald E. Maxwell
9. Junior J. Maxwell 
Family links: 
  John Maxwell (1844 - 1901)
  Martha J. Lawrence Maxwell (1846 - 1928)
  Bertha Blanche Havens Coon (1895 - 1986)
  Martha M. Maxwell Maier (1913 - 2008)*
  N. Robert Maxwell (1916 - 1994)*
  Julia Margaret Maxwell, Michalak Jersey (1918 - 2005)*
  John Lawrence Maxwell (1920 - 2007)*
  Donald E. Maxwell (1923 - 2008)*
  Marion Laura Maxwell Haskell (1925 - 2004)*
  Alice Mary Maxwell Thompson (1927 - 2004)*
  Elizabeth J. Maxwell Card Bradley (1874 - 1904)*
  Robert Henry Maxwell (1876 - 1928)*
  Alice Susan Maxwell Hemingway (1878 - 1929)*
  Leonora V. Maxwell Davids (1880 - 1929)*
  John Lawrence Maxwell (1883 - 1948)
  Gertrude M. Maxwell Davids (1885 - 1950)*
*Calculated relationship
New Hope Cemetery
Midland County
Michigan, USA
Maintained by: Farison-Fruchey Roots
Originally Created by: gladwin gal
Record added: Feb 15, 2010
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John Lawrence Maxwell
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