Monthly Archives: September 2010

Bieuwke Langeland

WIERENGA, (Mrs. John) Bieuwke (Langeland) Obituary Muskegon Chronicle, Muskegon, MI; Monday, November 21, 1938; page 16:2 Mrs. Wierenga, 72, Resident Here 70 Years, Expires Mrs. John Wierenga, 72 years old, a resident of Muskegon for 70 years, died Sunday at … Continue reading

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Jan “John” Wierenga

WIERENGO, John Obituary Muskegon Chronicle, Muskegon, MI; Wednesday, April 21, 1948, page 2:5 John Wierengo, 84, Former Langeland Foreman, Expires John Wierengo, 84 years old, father of Henry Wierengo, Muskegon attorney, and formerly a woodworking foreman at the Langeland Lumber … Continue reading

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John Henry Leyson

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Alethea Maud (Leyson) Carley

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Meredith Van Carley

Meredith Van Carley was born in Buena Vista Township, Portage County, Wisconsin on 22 March 1907, son of Simeon Earl Carley and Sadie Anita (Van Buskirk) Carley. He was a salesman for National Homes. He worked at Oakridge, Tennessee, setting up the … Continue reading

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Jonathan Carley

Jonathan Carley, son of Joseph Carley (5), was born in Spencer, Massachusetts, March 16, 1760. Some of his father’s family removed with their parents during the revolution or shortly before it, to Hoosick, New York. In 1776 or 1777, when … Continue reading

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Brookins James Carley

Brookins and Rachel (Bennett) Carley.  They were natives of New York State, where Brookins was proprietor of a hotel.  He departed this life in Schoharie County, N. Y., in 1853; the mother passed to the life beyond from Tompkins County, N. … Continue reading

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Olive (Darrach) Wierengo

Olive M. Wierengo Muskegon Mrs. Olive M. Wierengo, age 93, died Thursday, August 4, 2005. She was born in Toronto, Canada on September 30, 1911 to Amos & Mabel Holman Darrach and married Henry L. Wierengo on October 18, 1935 … Continue reading

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Distribution of Carley’s

Distribution of Carley’s United States 1840 41% (50 of 122) New York 09% (13 of 122) North Carolina 07% (9 of 122) Pennsylvania 07% (9 of 122) Vermont 01% (1 of 122) Wisconsin England/Wales 1891 14% (158 of 1120) Lancashire … Continue reading

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Asa Carley

ASA CARLEY was the son of David Carley of Hancock. He came to Peterborough in 1812, and was foreman on Samuel Smith’s farm many years, till he bought a farm in the east part of the town, where he lived … Continue reading

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