It is my understanding that they came over to canada from ireland where he was a priest and she a num and they ran away together. there are many records in Bad Axe and in sanillac county. The records in Bad Axe are mainly from my great-grandparents Emily and James Kervin. They had children named Algy, Isabel, Leona and Beatrice. My grandparents Beatrice and Erwin Kroetsch are bured with them in the Colfax Cemetery in Bad Axe.