Robert James Apsey

Born:Dec 7 1908 In:  Hawes Twp, Alcona County, Lincoln, Michigan
Died:July 29 1997 (at age 88)In:  Lincoln Rest Haven, Lincoln, Mi USA
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Immediate family

Viola Harriet Apsey (born Beebe)
His wife
Barbara Jean Apsey
His daughter
Delbert Wayne Apsey
His son
<Private> Apsey
His child
<Private> Apsey
His child
<Private> Apsey
His child
<Private> Huth (born Apsey)
His child
Delbert D. Apsey
His father
Inez Vella Apsey (born Walker)
His mother
Mary Mae Buchner (born Apsey)
His sister
Irene Ritchie (born Apsey)
His sister
Howard D Apsey
His brother
Hazel Byrde Wallenmaier (born Apsey)
His sister
Norman Apsey
His brother
Ray Lloyd Apsey
His brother
Kenneth Charles Apsey
His brother
Richard Apsey
His brother
<Private> Cole (born Apsey)
His sibling

Education

2 Yr Ferris Institute
 Saginaw, Mi, USA
Agr

Work

Chef , Farmer, Justice of the Peace; Dad and Husband; Hunting Guide for J.C. Penny and Mort Neff of MI Outdoors T.V.
 Detroit, Mi; Lincoln, Mi; U.P. of Michigan; Saginaw, Mi
J.C. Penny; Crysler Corp; K.T. Keller

Favorites

Interests: Hunting fox, deer, coyote, turkeys; guns, cattle, his family
Activities: Hunting, Working his farm and live stock
Music: Country, Gospel
TV shows: Red Skelton; Austin City Limits, Perry Como,
Books: I Heard The Owl Call My Name,
Sports: Basketball
Restaurants: The Iron Skillet, Lincoln Mi
People & celebrities: Mort Neff; Phyllis Diller;Maya Angelo
Getaways: His hunting land
Quotes: "There will be a way provided"

Contact information

Same House - Hawes Twp, Alcona, Michigan, USA
1935

Personal info

Religion: Baptist
Nationalities: English
Languages spoken: English
Political view: Republican and Democrat
Height: 5'8"
Weight: 135
Hair color: Brown
Eye color: Green
Physical description: Very strong small man. Partially bald. Very dark brown hair with hazel eyes. Seldom raised his voice. Patient man. Fair, just and kind to less fortunate.

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Matched to: Robert James Apsey
Date: Dec 22 2012
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Confidence: Direct and primary evidence
Citation text:
Robert Apsey
Gender: Male
Birth: Dec 1908 - Michigan, United States
Residence: 1910 - Hawes, Alcona, Michigan, USA
Age: 1 year, 4 months
Marital status: Single
Race: White
Ethnicity: American
Father: Delbert Apsey
Mother: Inez Apsey
Sibling: Mary Apsey
Census: Township:HawesSheet:1-B County:AlconaFamily:14 State:MichiganLine:79 Date:1910Image:107See household members
Household
Relation to head; Name; Age
Head; Delbert Apsey; 28
Wife; Inez Apsey; 25
Daughter; Mary Apsey; 2
Son; Robert Apsey; 1 year, 4 months
Confidence: Direct and primary evidence
Citation text:
Robert J Apsey
Birth: Dec 7 1908
Death: July 29 1997
Last residence: Harrisville, Michigan 48740, USA
Residence code: PE
Confidence: Direct and primary evidence
Citation text:

Robert J Apsey
Gender: Male
Birth: Circa 1909 - Michigan, United States
Residence: 1930 - Hawes, Alcona, Michigan, USA
Age: 21
Marital status: Single
Race: White
Language: English
Father: Delbert Apsey
Father's birth place: Michigan, United States
Mother: Inez V Apsey
Mother's birth place: Michigan, United States
Siblings: Irene Apsey, Howard Apsey, Norman Apsey, Hazel Apsey, Ray Apsey, Richard Apsey
Census: Township:HawesEnum. District:0010Line:3 County:AlconaSeries:T626Image:81 State:MichiganRoll:972 Date:1930-00-00Sheet:1-A See household members
Household
Relation to head; Name; Age
Head; Delbert Apsey; 48
Wife; Inez V Apsey; 45
Son; Robert J Apsey; 21
Daughter; Irene Apsey; 19
Son; Howard Apsey; 18
Son; Norman Apsey; 16
Daughter; Hazel Apsey; 11
Son; Ray Apsey; 8
Son; Richard Apsey; 4

Confidence: Direct and primary evidence
Citation text:
Robert J Apsey
Gender: Male
Birth: Circa 1909 - Michigan, United States
Residence: 1920 - Alcona, Michigan, USA
Age: 11
Marital status: Single
Race: White
Ethnicity: American
Can read: Yes
Can write: Yes
Father: Delbert Apsey
Mother: Inez V Apsey
Siblings: Mary Apsey, Irene Apsey, Howard Apsey, Norman Apsey, Hazel Apsey
Census: County:AlconaSeries:T625Line:47 State:MichiganSheet:5-AImage:126 Date:1920-00-00Family:97See household members
Household
Relation to head; Name; Age
Head; Delbert Apsey; 38
Wife; Inez V Apsey; 34
Daughter; Mary Apsey; 12
Son; Robert J Apsey; 11
Daughter; Irene Apsey; 9
Son; Howard Apsey; 8
Son; Norman Apsey; 6
Daughter; Hazel Apsey; 10 months

Biography

Left home at 17 yrs to work in Detroit, Mi..Said his Dad could not feed him any longer and he needed to make a living. Worked as a chef for J.C. Penny (original Mr. Penny) and as a hunting guide for him in the U.P. of Mi., worked for K.T. Keller as a chef and as a chef in the Chrysler Corporation Executive Dining Area in Detroit, Mi.  Saved $ to purchase the 260 acre family farm in Lincoln, Mi during the depression - for back taxes.

Attened Ferris Institue in Mi. for 2 years.  

Guided Mort Neff, Michigan OutDoors T.V. Show, on hunts in Michigan and on the farm many times.  Dad was an avid hunter...his favorite to hunt being the red fox.  Dad had 14 hounds for hunting coons, rabbits, fox, coyote, bear, bob cat.

 

 

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