NameWilliam M. DEGROW, 5422
Birth8 Mar 1865, Windham, Ontario, Canada
Death24 Oct 1925, Deerfield, Lenawee County, MI, USA Age: 60
BurialDeerfield, Lenawee County, MI, USA
Burial MemoWest Deerfield cemetery
Misc. Notes
From DeGrow family history online at

William was a Canadian citizen and became an American citizen in Lapeer Co. on 29 March 1895, having arrived in the U.S. under the age of 18 from Canada. Record of Deaths in Lapeer Co., MI lists William M. tombstone reported as William A.

1880 census Deerfield Twp. - Wm. M. white male age 15, son of Samuel, in school, born Canada, father born Canada, mother born Canada.

Marriage Index Sarnia Record #006176:
William M. DeGrow, age 27, resides Twp. of Deerfield, Lapeer, Michigan, born Windham, Ontario, bachelor, farmer. Parents, Samuel DeGrow and Mary Durham. Married Amanda Laidman, resides Barnesville, Clay Co., Minn., born Twp. of Binbrook, Ontario. Parents: Marmaduke Laidman and Jemima Broom (DeGrow). Witnesses: Mary Cullen and Lily Cullen, Sarnia.
Religion - Methodist. Rev. Thomas Cullen, 26 March 1891.
Birth18 Aug 1861, Binbrook, Ontario, Canada
Death20 May 1926, Deerfield, Lenawee County, MI, USA Age: 64
Burial26 May 1926, Deerfield, Lenawee County, MI, USA
Burial MemoWest Deerfield cemetery
FatherMarmaduke LAIDMAN , 3102, O1118 (1814-1885)
MotherJemima DEGROW , 8309 (1819-1893)
Misc. Notes
After marriage, Amanda and William moved to LaPeer County, Michigan.

Vera Cummings clipping:

Telegram from Marland DeGrow to James Laidman - Flint, Michigan May 20th, 1926
Mother passed away this morning at 5 a.m. Funeral Monday May 24 at 2 p.m. at West Deerfield Church.
Please let the others know there. Our address is 1546 Garland Street.
Marriage26 Mar 1891
ChildrenMarland E. , 5423 (1892-1972)
 William Earl , 8362 (1893-1971)
 Hazen Ethelbert , 8364 (1900-1987)
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