Re: William Mara Michigan
Courtney hope this helps you. William Mara jr., is the son of William and Anne Kane. William Mara sr.,came from PA. to MI. @ 1908 & lived in Redford MI., died @1940 & is buried at a cemetery near Grand River & Telegraph Road city of Redford. Anne died giving birth to their daughter.
Children of William & Anne (Kane) Mara
#1 William Jr.called Bill born @1904 in Pittsburg, PA.
#2 Gilbert Henry called Gilborn1906""
After the death of their Mother William jr. and Gilbert were placed in the "Detroit Aslum Protesant Orpanage" @ 1909 where they stayed till @1922.
William jr., worked for the City of Detroit as a dispatcher near Livonois and Vernor Street. He died in 1964 & is buried north of 8 Mile Road. I beleive that is Redford.