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Balsom family name

Jerry LaRoux (View posts)
Posted: 5 Sep 1999 5:13AM GMT
Don't know if this is any help but...my grandfather was William John Balsom, Jr. b. 2/1/1877 in Stoneville, Michigan. m. Anna Jane Semmens 1905. His father was William John Balsom, Sr. b. 1839 in Tavistock, Devon England. m. Mary Grace Perkins on August 1, 1863. They left Tavistock to go to the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. GGrandfather was a stone mason, did work for the mines in UP.
Later moved to Norway, Michigan. My grandfather was a blacksmith in Norway and later in Iron Mountain, Michigan. William Sr. and Mary Grace had six dau. Lucy Pierce, Mary E.P.(Polly), Flora (Flo), Eliza (Lide), Emma, and Rose. My grandfather only son.Both ggrandparents buried in Norway. This is the first time I have found the last name of Balsom on the Internet. We may not be of any relation, but who knows? Let me know if any of these names connect with yours. Jerry LaRoux, Oshkosh, WI.
SubjectAuthorDate Posted
Tricia 16 Jul 1999 10:55PM GMT 
Tricia 19 Jul 1999 7:57PM GMT 
Jerry LaRoux 5 Sep 1999 11:13AM GMT 
Peggy Yurky 25 Jan 2000 4:23PM GMT 
Jerry LaRoux 27 Jan 2000 11:39AM GMT 
Peggy Yurky 27 Jan 2000 1:13PM GMT 
Jerry LaRoux 27 Jan 2000 11:39AM GMT 
David Balsom 13 Dec 2000 6:06AM GMT 
Peggy Gibson Yurky 27 Feb 2001 12:19PM GMT 
balsomj 9 Nov 2002 3:22AM GMT 
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