Welch, Rev. Howard Grant

Welch, Rev. Howard Grant

Male 1914 - 2002  (88 years)

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  • Name Welch, Howard Grant  [1, 2, 3
    Title Rev. 
    Born 28 May 1914  Yale, St. Claire County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Residence 23 Jan 1968  Foley, Baldwin County, Alabama, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Residence 29 May 1981  Foley, Baldwin County, Alabama, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Died 16 Sep 2002  Bon Secour, Baldwin County, Alabama, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Buried Cook Cemetery, Bon Secour, Baldwin County, Alabama, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID I61357  Sackett
    Last Modified 25 Feb 2021 

    Father Welch, Grant James,   b. 17 Jun 1882, Brockway, St. Clair County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jan 1968, Smiths Creek, St. Clair County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Mother Beadle, ViLetta Amanda,   b. 5 May 1891, St. Clair County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 May 1981, Yale, St. Claire County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years) 
    Married 16 Jun 1913  Yale, St. Claire County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 7
    Children 2 children 
    +1. Welch, Rev. Howard Grant,   b. 28 May 1914, Yale, St. Claire County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Sep 2002, Bon Secour, Baldwin County, Alabama, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
    +2. Welch, Helen Bernita,   b. 1 Jan 1916, Yale, St. Claire County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jul 2010, Lake Arrowhead, San Bernardino County, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years)
     
    Family ID F25453  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Bourbonais, Geraldine Lauretta,   b. 5 May 1912, Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Jan 1992, Bon Secour, Baldwin County, Alabama, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Children 
    +1. Welch, Sondra Marie,   b. 16 May 1934, Kimball, St. Clair County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 May 2003, Humble, Harris, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
     2. Living
    Last Modified 25 Feb 2021 
    Family ID F24953  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 28 May 1914 - Yale, St. Claire County, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Welch, Sondra Marie - 16 May 1934 - Kimball, St. Clair County, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 23 Jan 1968 - Foley, Baldwin County, Alabama, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 29 May 1981 - Foley, Baldwin County, Alabama, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 16 Sep 2002 - Bon Secour, Baldwin County, Alabama, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Cook Cemetery, Bon Secour, Baldwin County, Alabama, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S543] Find A Grave (www.findagrave.com) (Reliability: 2), 3 Jan 2021.
      Memorial ID 69344308
      https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/69344308

      Hazel Dell Hubble Gregg
      Birth 11 May 1887
      Smiths Creek, St. Clair County, Michigan, USA
      Death 21 Sep 1978 (aged 91)
      Foley, Baldwin County, Alabama, USA
      Burial
      Cook Cemetery
      Bon Secour, Baldwin County, Alabama, USA

      Hazel D. Gregg, 91, former resident of Memphis and Smiths Creek, died Thursday in Foley Nursing Home, Foley,. Ala., after a long illness.

      She was born May 11, 1886, in Smiths Creek. She married Louis F. Bourbonais. He died in 1935. She married James B. Gregg. He died in 1961.

      Mrs. Gregg was a school teacher in the North Street Grade School for several years. She was a member of the First Baptist Church, Goodells.

      She is survived by two sons, Elliot P. Bourbonais, Portage, Mich., and Gene L. Bourbonais, Marysville; three daughters, Muriel E. Snay, Woodbridge, Va., Geraldine L. Welch, Foley, and Lois B. Malane, Port Huron; a stepson, George C. Gregg, Hale, Mich.; a stepdaughter, Gladys G. Turner, Port Huron; 14 grandchildren and 26 great-grandchildren; and a sister, Lucy H. Whitney, Wayne, Mich.

      Services will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday in the Bayview Funeral Home, Foley. Burial will be in Cook Cemetery, Foley.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    2. [S1193] Michigan, U.S., Marriage Records, 1867-1952, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 25 Feb 2021.
      Name: Gerardine Bourbonais
      Gender: Female
      Race: White
      Age: 21
      Birth Year: abt 1912
      Birth Place: Detroit, Michigan
      License County: Oakland
      Marriage Date: 18 Nov 1933
      Marriage Place: Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, USA
      Residence Place: Smith Creek, Michigan
      Father: Louis Bourbonais
      Mother: Hazel Hubble
      Spouse: Howard Welch
      County File Number: 1128
      State File Number: 63 10519

      Name: Mr Howard Welch
      Gender: Male
      Race: White
      Age: 22
      Birth Year: abt 1911
      Birth Place: Yale, Michigan
      License County: Oakland
      Marriage Date: 18 Nov 1933
      Marriage Place: Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, USA
      Residence Place: Birmingham, Michigan
      Father: Grant Welch
      Mother: Letta Beadle
      Spouse: Gerardine Bourbonais
      County File Number: 1128
      State File Number: 63 10519

      Researched by Ted Smith

    3. [S1619] Newspapers.com (Reliability: 3), 25 Feb 2021.
      The Times Herald (Port Huron, Michigan), 24 Sep 2002, Page 11

      The Rev. Howard G. Welch

      FOLEY, Ala. -- The Rev. Howard Grant Welch, 88, of Foley passed away Monday, Sept. 16, 2002.

      The Rev. Welch was born May 28, 1914, in Yale, the son of Grant and Letta Beadle Welch.

      A former flight instructor, he owned Black River Flying Service in Port Huron.

      He was a World War II U.S. Navy veteran, serving in the Navy Patrol Bombing Squadron in the Pacific and receiving the Distinguished Flying Cross and Air Medal.

      After graduating from Concordia Seminary in Springfield, 111., he pastored Lutheran churches in Illinois, Georgia, Texas and Alabama.

      He was preceded in death by his wife, Gerardine Bourbonais Welch.

      He is survived by two daughters, Sondra Webb of Kingwood, Texas, and Patricia Layfield of Ellerslie, Ga.; sister, Helen Bourbonais of Lake Arrowhead, Calif., formerly of Smiths Creek; five grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.

      Burial was in Cook Cemetery, Bon Secour, Ala.

      Arrangements were by Bay View Funeral Home in Foley.

      Transcribed by Ted Smith

    4. [S543] Find A Grave (www.findagrave.com) (Reliability: 2), 25 Feb 2021.
      Memorial ID 69344114
      https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/69344114

      Howard Grant Welch
      Birth 28 May 1914
      Yale, St. Clair County, Michigan, USA
      Death 16 Sep 2002 (aged 88)
      Bon Secour, Baldwin County, Alabama, USA
      Burial
      Cook Cemetery
      Bon Secour, Baldwin County, Alabama, USA

      Researched by Ted Smith

    5. [S1619] Newspapers.com (Reliability: 3), 25 Feb 2021.
      The Times Herald (Port Huron, Michigan), 24 Jan 1968, Page 17

      Grant J. Welch

      Grant J. Welch, 85, of 6195 Griswold Road, died Tuesday in his home after a long illness.

      A retired Morton Salt Company employe, he was born June 17, 1882, in Yale, and had been an area resident 42 years. He married Letta A. Beadle June 16, 1913, in Yale.

      He is survived by his widow; a son, Rev. Howard Welch, Foley, Ala.; a daughter, Mrs. Elliott Bourbonais, Portage, Mich.: a sister, Mrs. Grace Cole, Detroit; four grandchildren and four great grandchildren.

      Services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Friday in Arthur Smith Funeral Home, conducted by Rev. Daniel T. Bills, pastor of Smith Creek Community Church. Burial will be in Elmwood Cemetery, Yale.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    6. [S1619] Newspapers.com (Reliability: 3), 25 Feb 2021.
      The Times Herald (Port Huron, Michigan), 30 May 1981, Page 2

      Mrs. Lettc A. Welch

      SMITHS CREEK -- Letta A. Welch, 90, of 6195 Griswold Road, died Friday, May 29, 1981, in Yale Medical Care Center.

      Mrs. Welch was born May 5, 1891, near Yale. She lived there since 1925 then moved to Smiths Creek. She was a member of the Smiths Creek Community Church and of the Smiths Creek Extension Group for 40 years.

      She married Grant Welch June 16, 1913. He died Jan. 23, 1968.

      Mrs. Welch is survived by a son, The Rev. Howard Welch, of Foley, Ala.; a daughter, Mrs. Helen Bourbonais, of Smiths Creek; two brothers, George and Elwin Beadle, both of Yale; and four granddaughters.

      Services will be held at 1 p.m. Monday in the Arthur Smith Funeral Homes-South Chapel. The Rev. Daniel Bills will officiate and will be assisted by the Rev. Rich Cox of Smiths Creek Community Church.

      Burial will be in Elmwood Cemetery, Yale.

      Visiting hours are from 1 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. today and Sunday.

      Memorials may be made to the Smiths Creek Community Church.

      Pallbearers will be Clifford Gracey, Neal Lambert, James Hyde, Clifford Evans, Vernon Ross and Milford Angbrandt.

      Transcribed by Ted Smith

    7. [S1944] Michigan, U.S., County Marriage Records, 1822-1940, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 25 Feb 2021.
      Name: Leta A. Beadle
      Gender: Female
      Age: 22
      Birth Date: abt 1891
      Marriage Date: 16 Jun 1913
      Marriage Place: Yale, St Clair, Michigan, USA
      Father: Philip Beadle
      Mother: Alva Beadle
      Spouse: James G. Welch
      Film Number: 000976873

      Name: James G. Welch
      Gender: Male
      Age: 30
      Birth Date: abt 1883
      Marriage Date: 16 Jun 1913
      Marriage Place: Yale, St Clair, Michigan, USA
      Father: Willard E. Welch
      Mother: Mary A. Welch
      Spouse: Leta A. Beadle
      Film Number: 000976873

      Researched by Ted Smith


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