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William Broughton

Birth27 MAR 1860
Other1886
Entered Salvation Army officer training with his wife.
Reside1901
 
Salvation Army officer
Reside1911
Tag1911 clerk
Salvation Army Office Assurance Department
Immigrate1915
 
from England
Other1919
 
citizenship
Reside1920
 
Reside1920
 
at 306 E. Kearsley
Tag1920 employee
auto factory
Residebef 17 FEB 1920
 
306 E. Kearsley
Death17 FEB 1920
 
married; Informant: William F. Broughton of Flint
Grave
Aged: 59.9 years

Son of William Broughton, born in England and unknown mother. Informant: Wm. F. Broughton of Flint, Michigan.

Further, according to the Flint Michigan City Directory in 1919, the following Broughtons roomed at the same address, 144 Bruce: Bert, a janitor, with wife, Clara (actually Bert was listed as residing there, as opposed to rooming; Harold; Samuel G. a trucker; and Virgil, a helper. Are these William's brothers?  This was too early for his sons to have been listed.

Further, in 1919, William F. Broughton, a clerk, with wife Lillian E., resided at 2114 Proctor Avenue in a suburb of Flinkt listed as CH.  Boarding at the same addresss was William Broughton, also a clerk, with wife, Elizabeth. Were these the same couple or two different relatives?  Also boarding at this address was Dora Broughton.

In 1919, the Flint coprs of The Salvation Army was located at 408 Beach, and the commandant was Melvin Calhoun.

After officer training in England, he and his wife were assigned to Loughborough, then Kettering, Farnworth, Banburty, St. Albans and Limehouse - all in England. Then they were transfered to German Switzerland.  Her served as Divisional Commander, Chancellor and Young People's Secretary in the Salvation Army's British field. He was transferred to Amerian in 1910.

Elizabeth Hughes

Birth14 MAR 1858
 
Reside1901
 
Salvation Army Officer
Reside19115
Also in the home was nephew, George Hughes, born about 1889 in Gosport, Hampshire, England
Immigrate1915
 
from England
Other1919
 
citizenship
Reside1920
 
Reside1940
 
home of her son-in-law, William Casey
Reside1944
 
629 Cottage Grove
Death28 JAN 1944
 
Informant: Mrs. William Casey of Flint, Michigan
Grave
Aged: 85.9 years

Daughter of Frank Hughes
ChildrenFirst NameBirth DtDeath DtBirth PlaceSpouses
1

Florence E. 

abt 1882  England, Worcestershire, Worcester  
2+

William Frederick 

abt 188519 NOV 1950  England, Worcestershire, Claines Lillian Ellen Harris 
3

John Harold 

abt 1893  England, Lincolnshire, Lincoln  
4+

Dorothy Hannah 

1894  England, Lincolnshire, Lincoln William Henry Casey 
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  1. Findagrave William Broughton
  2. FamilySearch Dora Anna Broughton Michigan Marriages, 1868-1925
  3. FamilySearch William Broughten Census • United States Census, 1920
  4. FamilySearch William Broughton Census • England and Wales Census, 1901
  5. FamilySearch William Broughton Census • England and Wales Census, 1911
  6. Other: Michigan, Death Records, 1867-1950; at Ancestry;
  7. Marriage Sources:
    FamilySearch William Broughton and Elizabeth Hughes, England Marriages, 1538-1973
  1. Findagrave Elizabeth Broughton
  2. FamilySearch Dora Anna Broughton Michigan Marriages, 1868-1925
  3. FamilySearch William Broughten Census • United States Census, 1920
  4. FamilySearch William Broughton Census • England and Wales Census, 1901
  5. FamilySearch William Broughton Census • England and Wales Census, 1911
  6. Marriage Sources:
    FamilySearch William Broughton and Elizabeth Hughes, England Marriages, 1538-1973
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