Martyn Family History

Scott H. Martyn
Chicago, IL  60611
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William John HUNTER [144]
(Abt 1844-1884)
Hannah FOUNTAIN [145]
Charles Albert PENNINGTON [142]
Melinda DAVEY [143]
Reuben HUNTER [50]
Melinda PENNINGTON [51]
Shirley Jean HUNTER [62]


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1. Gerald J. MALEPORT [109]

Shirley Jean HUNTER [62] 63

  • Born: 3 February 1938, Rosedale, Chippewa, Michigan, United States 63
  • Marriage (1): Gerald J. MALEPORT [109] on 30 April 1955 80
  • Died: 13 September 2013, Sault Ste. Marie, Chippewa, Michigan, United States at age 75
  • Buried: Bruce, Chippewa, Michigan, United States

   FamilySearch ID: L24Y-553. Find a Grave ID: 127073187. User ID: 62.

  Birth Notes:

Bruce, Chippewa, Michigan, United States

  Noted events in her life were:

1. Census: 1940 United States, 10 April 1940, Bruce, Chippewa, Michigan, United States. 64 Rueben Hunter
United States Census, 1940

Name Rueben Hunter
Event Type Census
Event Date 1940
Event Place Bruce Township, Chippewa, Michigan, United States
Gender Male
Age 50
Marital Status Married
Race (Original) White
Race White
Relationship to Head of Household (Original) Head
Relationship to Head of Household Head
Birthplace Michigan
Birth Year (Estimated) 1890
Last Place of Residence Same Place

Household Role Gender Age Birthplace
Rueben Hunter Head M 50 Michigan
Melinda Hunter Wife F 43 Michigan
Clark Hunter Son M 17 Michigan
Beverly Hunter Daughter F 11 Michigan
Donna Mae Hunter Daughter F 8 Michigan
Charles Hunter Son M 6 Michigan
Marilyn Hunter Daughter F 4 Michigan
Shirley Hunter Daughter F 2 Michigan
Bruce, Chippewa, Michigan, United States

2. Residence, 10 April 1940, Bruce, Chippewa, Michigan, United States.

3. Obituary, 2013.
Shirley Maleport, age 75, of Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan passed away Friday, September 13, 2013 at War Memorial Hospital.

Shirley Hunter was born on February 3, 1938 in Rosedale, Michigan to the late Reuben Hunter and Melinda (Pennington) Hunter. On April 30, 1955, she married Jerry Maleport in Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan. Shirley had a love for all types of racing, whether it was cars, sailboats, and horses, she loved to watch them. She also enjoyed going to the demolition derby, as well as hockey games. She was always interested in the activities of her grandchildren. Along with her husband, Shirley enjoyed antique cars. She loved her annual trips to Florida with her family. She was a member of Living Word Church.

Shirley Maleport was survived by her children: Karen (Mike) Burns of McFarland, WI, Gary (Carol) Maleport of Sault Ste. Marie, MI, Joanie (John) Grove of Hessel, MI, Diana Maleport of Marquette, MI, and Steve Maleport of Sault Ste. Marie, MI; twelve grandchildren: Jeremy (Tiffany), Justin (Nicole), Ryan, Renee, Kyle, Cassie, Mikey, Kayla, Zach (Tiffany), Brandon, Megan, and Matthew; and five great grandchildren: Eric, Hailey, Aubrey, Morgan, and Garrett: She is also survived by four sisters: Pauline McCulligh of Sault Ste. Marie, MI, Donna (Bruce) Martyn of Venice, FL, Beverly Sibbald of Sault Ste, Marie, MI and Marilyn (Willie) Fredrick of Hastings, MN.

Shirley was preceded in death by her parents, her husband: Jerry Maleport; a son: John Maleport; two brothers: Charles Hunter and Clark Hunter; and two brothers-in-law: Basil McCulligh and Lorne Sibbald.

Shirley married Gerald J. MALEPORT [109] [MRIN: 47], son of John B. MALEPORT [1458] and Bernice V. PAYMENT [1459], on 30 April 1955.80 (Gerald J. MALEPORT [109] was born on 19 July 1935 in Sault Ste. Marie, Chippewa, Michigan, United States,59 died on 7 November 2001 in Marquette, Marquette, Michigan, United States and was buried on 9 November 2001.)