Thomas Squires

Pictures Courtesy of Betty Cummings-Shelby & Deonna Todd-Green, Duane Norman


Elizabeth Cummings, Elsie Hardie, Thomas Cummings, Velma Norman, Irma Guy, Rebecca Tate, Leona (Angie) Bow, Elvira Boyd - The Squires Reunion - Oldest Descendents - July 21, 1962


Johnnie Squires

Frank Squires

Frank Squires

Gertie and Bill

Elmer Squires and Gertrude Green Norman (Wife of Bill Norman) standing in front of a 1938 Ford


1944 - Alexander Harper, Jr. Birthday Party - L-R: Elmer Squires, Alexander Harper, Cy Harris, Amos Cross & John Caliman


Susan (Cummings) Green (Back) Philip Green, Caroline (Green) Squires, Eva (Gertie Green) Norman and Charlie Green

Thomas Squires was born in West Virginia. As a young man, he went to Ohio, where he lived, and married Ellen Harris, the daughter of Thomas and Sarah Harris. While living in Hocking County, Ohio, their first daughter Rebecca was born. Traveling by covered wagon, they came to Michigan. They first lived in the Niles and Decatur, Michigan area before coming to Millbrook, Michigan. Thomas, Ellen, and her family lived in and around Millbrook for while before buying a piece of land west of Millbrook. The land was a dense forest. Tom cleared the land to make a home for his family. Thomas and Ellen had seven girls and one boy. Their names were: Rebecca, Ardell, Victoria, Sarah, Mary, Coptora, Maude, and Elmer.




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