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Milton Shakespeare Van Geison

Male 1895 - 1953  (57 years)


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  • Name Milton Shakespeare Van Geison 
    Born 20 March 1895  Lee Township, Calhoun County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 20 February 1953  Otisville, Genesee County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Smith Hill Cemetery, Otisville Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • In 1910 Milton was living with his sister Louise French’s family in Lee.

      Michigan Marriages
      Return of Marriages in the County of Calhoun
      3 Jun 1915, Clarence. D.E. Steffe, clergyman. Witnesses Cecile A. Snyder & Elzie C. Keck, both of Clarence
      Shakespeare Van Geison, 20, of Lee Twp., Michigan, b. Lee, farmer, son of W.A. Van Geison & Clara Carpenter
      Florence Haddock, 21, of Clarence, Mich., b. Philadelphia, Pa., daughter of Harry E. Haddock & Emma Talley

      World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
      Registered in Calhoun Co., MI. 5 Jun
      Milton Shakespeare Vangeison. Olivet, MI
      Age 22. b. 20 Mar 1895, Lee Township, MI
      Occupation: farmer, self-employed, Lee Township, MI
      Supporting wife and child
      Medium height, slender, blue eyes, light hair

      1920 Federal Census. Washington Heights, Calhoun County, Michigan
      Roll 760, page 8B
      374 Kendall Street, Bedford Township
      William E. Carver, head, 35, b. MI, father b. OH, mother b. MI, carpenter, food co.
      Bessie R. Carver, wife, 36, b. MI, father b. OH, mother b. MI, packer, food factory
      Tressa R. Carver, daughter,17, b. MI, parents b. MI, general helper, box factory
      Essie B. Carver, daughter, 14, b. ditto
      Milton S. VanGeison, boarder, 24, father b. OH, mother b. MI, conductor, street car
      Florence H. VanGeison, boarder, 26, b. PA, father b. Delaware, mother b. PA
      Robert M. VanGeison, boarder, 3 years 11 months, b. MI, father b. MI, mother b. PA
      Burton H. VanGeison, boarder, 1 year 6 months, b. ditto
      Paul R. VanGeison, boarderm, 4 months, b. ditto

      Michigan Marriages
      Return of Marriages in the County of Genesee
      4 Sep 1925, Flint. Ralph D. Kearns, Minister First Presbyterian Church. Witnesses Mrs. R.D. Kearns & W.W. Kearns of Flint
      Milton Van Geison, 27, of Flint, b. Michigan, factory worker, son of Walston Van Geison & Clara Carpenter, married once before
      Mabel Walters, 25, of Flint, b. Michigan, housework, daughter of Henry Walters & Anna Bower, first marriage

      1930 Federal Census. Flint, Genesee County, Michigan
      Roll 985, page 21B
      120 West Eddington
      Milton S. Van Geison, head, 35, m. age 20, investigator, city poor[?]
      Mabel B. Van Geison, wife, 30, m. age 20, cashier, store
      Robert M. Van Geison, son, 14
      Paul H. Van Geison, son, 10
      All were born in Michigan as were their parents.

      1940 Federal Census. Flint, Genesee County, Michigan
      Roll 1896, page 5A
      1022 Remington
      Milton S. Van Geison, head, 43, 4 years HS, b. MI, administrator, public welfare
      Alice I. Van Geison, wife, 31, 1 year college, b. OH, group leader, auto manufacturer
      Both were living in Flint in 1935.
    Person ID I97661  Schirado
    Last Modified 26 April 2015 

    Father Walston A. Van Geison,   b. 4 March 1853, Fairfield Township, Huron County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 April 1936, Olivet, Eaton County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Mother Clara A. Carpenter,   b. 4 October 1861, Lee Township, Calhoun County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 May 1924, Lee Township, Calhoun County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years) 
    Married 20 April 1880  Calhoun County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Divorced Yes - date unknown 
    Family ID F20731  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family/Spouse 1 Florence H. Haddock,   b. 29 July 1893, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 May 1923, Albion, Calhoun County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 29 years) 
    Married 3 June 1915  Clarence Township, Calhoun County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Robert M. Van Geison,   b. 27 February 1916, Lee Township, Calhoun County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 April 1982, Montague, Muskegon County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
     2. Burton H. Van Geison,   b. 20 June 1918, Calhoun County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 October 2006, Holly, Oakland County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
     3. Paul R. Van Geison,   b. 20 August 1919, Calhoun County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 January 2007, El Paso County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
    Family ID F64175  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family/Spouse 2 Mabel B. Walters,   b. 8 February 1900, Highland Township, Osceola County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 December 1997, Mio, Oscoda County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 97 years) 
    Married 4 September 1925  Flint, Genesee County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Divorced 19 June 1935  Genesee County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F71128  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family/Spouse 3 Living 
    Family ID F99607  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart


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