Michigan, Arenac County Records

Births 1883-1904

Marriages 1886-1939

Decker records indexed

Information from original records on September 4, 2007

[Arenac County had previously been part of Bay County]

 

Decker births in Arenac County, Michigan, 1883-1904

 

Book 2, page 95

#1409 

Iona Decker, born October 7, 1893, Female, White, born Lincoln Twp
Father:  Wallace Decker, born Michigan, occupation Clerk

Mother:  Ida Decker, born Canada

Residence:  Lansing

Recorded: 19 July 1894

Correction:  #1-136 dated 1-27-50, Date of birth corrected to 10-17-1893, was previous 9-17-1893.  Also, father’s name listed at Wallace M. Decker

 

 

Book 2, page 118

#1922 (written over crossed out 1757 – a duplicate number)

Earel W Decker, born Adams Twp, male, born 21 Feb 1896

Father:  Arthur W Decker, born New York, occupation farmer

Mother:  [blank], born Michigan,

Residence:  Adams Twp.

Recorded 15 May 1897

 

 

Book 2, page 131

#1944

Willie C Decker [as indexed, could be Willie H], male, white, born Clayton Twp.

Father:  Fred Decker, born Michigan, occupation Farming

Mother:  Liddie W. Decker, born New York

Recorded:  18 May 1898

 

 

Book 2

#2115

Ralph Waldo Decker, born 8 Nov 1898, male, born Adams Twp.

Father:  Arthur Decker, born New York, occupation Farmer

Mother:  Mary M Decker, born Michigan, occupation Housewife

Residence:  Adams Twp.

Recorded:  11 May 1899

Correction:  #1-113, added middle name [Waldo], and mother’s occupation [housewife], dated 8-6-1943

 

 

Book 2, page 195

#2880

Mabel M Decker, born 2 April 1902, female, born Adams Twp.

Father:  Arthur W Decker, born New York, occupation Farmer

Mother:  Mary M Haight, born Michigan

Residence:  Adams Twp.

Correction:  #1-117, changed spelling of name from Mable to Mabel, corrected mother’s maiden name to Haight, dated 4-17-1942

 

 

Book 2, page 309

#882

Glenn Charles Decker, born 10 December 1902, male, white, born Clayton Twp.

Father:  Fred Decker, born New York

Mother:  Lydia Sischo, born Michigan

Residence:  Maple Ridge, Michigan

Recorded 16 January, 1942

Also recorded in Delayed Registrations of Birth:

Record:  D 877, Arenac County, Clayton Twp.

Glenn Charles Decker, born 10 Dec 1902

Father:  Fred Decker, white, Age 28, born New York

Mother:  Lydia Sischo, Age 26, born Michigan

Child of mother:  2, of 2 living at time of birth

Recorded:  30 December 1941

 

 

 

Decker Marriages in Arenac County, 1886-1939

 

Book 1A, page 4

#56? – 20 April, 1886 in Arenac

William B Decker, white, residence Arenac, born NY, age 30, occupation Farmer

Willimence Rhame, white, residence Arenac, born Ontario, age 21

Witnesses include W B Decker and Samantha? Show?

Performed by Horace Decker, Minister of the Gospel

 

Book 1A, page 5

#63 – 16 July 1886 in Omer

E.M. Babcock, residence Omer, born New York, age 24, occupation Printer

Luella M. Decker, residence Omer, born Michigan, age 19

Performed by Horace Decker, Minister of the Gospel

 

Book 1A, page 5

#74 – 10 Nov 1886

Frank Larew Jr, residence Standish MI, born Canada, occupation Cooper

Lizzie Decker, residence Omer MI, born New York

 

Book 1A, page 6

#77 – 26 Nov 1886 in Clayton

Timothy C Perry, residence Mason Twp, age 29, born Allegany Co, NY State, occupation farmer

Nellie M Decker, residence Mason Twp, age 16, born Allegany Co, NY State

 

Book 2, page 16

#234 – 24 Dec 1892 (license), 26 Dec 1892 (marriage) in Standish

Wallace M Decker, age 21, white, residence Standish, born Arenac Twp, occupation Printer, father Jas F Decker, mother Mary Thrasher, not previously married

Ida F Willis, age 18, white, residence Deep River Twp, occupation Domestic, father Thomas Willis, mother Martha Bobery?, not previously married

 

Book 2, page 24

#349 – 16 March 1895 (license), 16 March 1895 (marriage) in Maple Ridge

Fred Decker, age 21, white, residence Maple Ridge, born New York, occupation Laborer, father Hiram Decker, mother Mary A Whitford, not previously married

Lydia Sischo, age 19, white, residence Maple Ridge, born Michigan, occupation Housekeeper, father Horace Sischo, mother Amanda Sterns, not previously married

 

Book 2, page 43

#161 – 20 Dec 1898 (license), 21 Dec 1898 (marriage) in Standish

John Kusterer, age 64, residence Standish MI, born Germany, occupation Laborer, father Adam, mother Elizabeth Kent

Angeline Decker, age 56, residence West Branch MI, born New York, occupation Domestic, father Charles Csumeril?, mother Unkown

 

 

[No more Decker marriages in index until 1940]