Husband: Benjamin 'Frank' Bodine
Born: abt Aug 5 1846 in New York 1,2 Died: Dec 29 1915 in Battle Creek, Calhoun Co., MI 3,2 Buried: Jan 1 1916 in Oak Hill Cemetery, Battle Creek, Calhoun Co., MI 4 Father: John Howard Bodine (1815 - 1858) Mother: Christina Van Valkenburg (1825 - 1910) Notes
Wife: Anna ("Annie") Alberta Eastmead Married: Sep 1874 in Meridian, Lauderdale Co., MS 5
Born: Jul 8 1848 in Brooklyn, Kings Co., NY 2 Died: Jul 8 1920 in Battle Creek, Calhoun Co., MI 6,2 Buried: Jul 11 1920 in Oak Hill Cemetery, Battle Creek, Calhoun Co., MI 7 Father: George Eastmead Mother: _____ Plowman Notes
+ M Child 1: Frank Howard Bodine Born: Sep 5 1874 in Mississippi 8 Died: Mar 3 1914 in Battle Creek, Calhoun Co., MI 9 Buried: in Oak Hill Cemetery, Battle Creek, Calhoun Co., MI 9 Wife: Myrtle ("Myrtie") Belle Garvey b. Mar 3 1877 d. Feb 21 1931 Married: Jul 8 1897 in Battle Creek, Calhoun Co., MI
F Child 2: Grace ("Gracie") Adelia Bodine Born: Jan 28 1877 in Battle Creek, Calhoun Co., MI 10 Died: Feb 9 1964 in Battle Creek, Calhoun Co., MI 10 Buried: Feb 12 1964 in Oak Hill Cemetery, Battle Creek, Calhoun Co., MI 10 Notes
F Child 3: Caroline ("Carrie") Bodine Born: Jun 10 1879 in Battle Creek, Calhoun Co., MI Died: Jun 6 1917 in Battle Creek, Calhoun Co., MI Husband: John Emlyn Jones b. May 27 1878 d. Sep 1936 Married: Dec 31 1903 in Battle Creek, Calhoun Co., MI
F Child 4: Minnie Bodine Born: Dec 1881 in Battle Creek, Calhoun Co., MI Died: Jun 1900 - Apr 1910 Notes
M Child 5: Charles M. Bodine Born: Nov 13 1882 in Battle Creek, Calhoun Co., MI 10 Died: Dec 16 1882 in Battle Creek, Calhoun Co., MI 10,9 Buried: Dec 19 1882 in Oak Hill Cemetery, Battle Creek, Calhoun Co., MI 10,9 Notes
+ M Child 6: Floyd Bodine Born: Feb 11 1884 in Battle Creek, Calhoun Co., MI 11 Died: Dec 8 1960 in Battle Creek, Calhoun Co., MI Wife: Bessie Adella Harding b. Aug 2 1885 d. Aug 13 1989 Married: Feb 3 1910 in Battle Creek, Calhoun Co., MI 12
+ M Child 7: William Pearce Bodine Born: Dec 19 1882 in Battle Creek, Calhoun Co., MI Died: Jun 23 1970 in Ann Arbor, Washtenaw Co., MI Wife: Helen M. Sullivan b. Jul 3 1888 d. Mar 22 1963 Married: Jul 27 1910 in Battle Creek, Calhoun Co., MI
+ M Child 8: George Edward Bodine Born: Aug 3 1886 in Battle Creek, Calhoun Co., MI 13 Died: Jan 8 1980 in Flint, Genesee Co., MI 14,15 Buried: in Woodlawn Cemetery in Grand Rapids, MI Wife: Suzette Neill b. 1893 d. 1960 Married: Aug 18 1915 in Battle Creek, Calhoun Co., MI 16
Sources: (1) Date is figured from age at death (69 y, 4 m, 24 d) on tombstone. (2) Michigan Death Certificates: Benjamin Franklin Bodine, born 5 Aug 1847 in NY, son of John H. and Christina (Van Valkenburg) Bodine, husband of Grace, died of angina pectoris. Anna Amelia Bodine, born 8 July 1848 in Brooklyn, NY, daughter of George Eastmead and ___ Plowman; died 8 July 1920 of a vascular heart disease. (3) Death Records, State of Michigan, Calhoun Co., p. 83 - date. (4) Oak Hill Cemetery Records, Battle Creek, Calhoun County, MI Volume 2. They are buried in the old part near the E. C. Nichols mausoleum. (5) Battle Creek, MI newspaper article on B. F. Bodine. Oct 1901 - date & place. (6) Oak Hill Cemetery Records, Battle Creek, Calhoun County, MI Volume 1 - Jul 9, 1920. (7) Oak Hill Cemetery Records, Battle Creek, Calhoun County, MI Volume 1. They are buried in the old part near the E. C. Nichols mausoleum. (8) 1880 Battle Creek, Calhoun Co., MI: Frank Bodine, age 5, MS. 1900 Battle Creek, Calhoun Co., MI: Frank BODINE, Sept 1873, TN, pressman, married 2 yrs. (9) Oak Hill Cemetery Records, Battle Creek, Calhoun County, MI Volume 1. (10) Oak Hill Cemetery records online at Internment.net (contributed by Mary Zednick at mzednick@3rivers.net) - date. (11) Birth Records, Calhoun Co., MI, v. 3. 188. (12) Mary Zednick of Helena, Montana (mzednick@3rivers.net) - date & place. (13) Obituary. Battle Creek Enquirer (1/10/1980) - place. SS Death Index - date. (14) Database: Michigan Deaths, 1971-96. Repository: Page: Death Certificate No.: 1834. (15) SS Death Index - place & date. Obituary. Battle Creek Enquirer (1/10/1980). Only the month and year of his death are given in the SS Death Index. (16) This information wasn't clear, but I believe it was their marriage date. Dave's Bodine Genealogy Website Email me with Revisions. Pictures welcome if under 1 MB. Click here to return to the Home Page. Click here to email me. Name Index