Your fellow descendants of: Betsey Lucy Bullen (born Dec. 18, 1824, died June 3, 1899) and Erastus John Fox (born Mar. 3, 1817, died Jan. 31, 1901), who married (June 20, 1842)
invite you to the 70th Annual FOX-BULLEN REUNION
to be held on the second Sunday in August: August 11, 1996, 1-5pm
at the Sherman Township Hall, Tustin, MI

Keith G. Calkins, 616 473-2572
Fox-Bullen Family Reunion, Secretary/Treasurer
610 N. Main St.
Berrien Springs, MI 49103-1013

Forwarding and Address Correction Requested

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The Fox-Bullen Family Reunion will be held this year at the Sherman Township Hall where it met in 1960, 1962, 1964, 1966, 1968, 1970, 1973, 1974, 1975, and 1976. The Sherman Township Hall is near Tustin about 12 miles south of Cadillac and 85 miles north of Grand Rapids.

From the west: Exit 168 off US131 at Tustin; go East on Marion Road 5.5 miles.

From the east: Exit M-115 on Marion Road, go West 6.5 miles.

Go north 1 miles on 140th Avenue (gravel). Turn left (west) on 21 Mile Rd, observing north east corner of the intersection where the Sherman Methodist Episcopal church was located. George Fox had his membership there, until he wrote asking to be removed from membership...

Go west 0.9 miles observing on the north the 2nd 40 acres which was George Fox's place (no buildings remain). The Sherman Township Hall (old Grange Hall) is located across the street from the Sherman Township Cemetery where George Fox and his sister Olive Irene (Fox) Rees were buried.

Early attendees will start to gather about 12:00. Coffee and family chat will rev up about 1:00 with dinner served by 2:00.

Please bring a dish to pass, your own table setting, and refreshments.

PLEASE! Pass the word and join us, we're hoping you will all be able to attend. Come and share the excitement as we try to figure out how everyone is related, or just come and share in the good food and games. Following please find the births/deaths/marriages, preliminary minutes to our last meeting,

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Preliminary Minutes for the 1995 Fox-Bullen Reunion

The business meeting for the 69th annual Fox-Bullen Reunion convened at Albright United Methodist Camp, Reed City, MI on August 13, 1995. The meeting was called to order by president Chuck Hill. The roll call of officers revealed president Chuck Hill, secretary/treasurer Keith Calkins, and games cochairs Vicky Steward and Vicky Meyers present, but vice president Marta Baker absent.

The minutes were accepted for the 1994 meeting as read and distributed in the 1995 invitation.

Attendance for last year was amended to 41. Attendance this year was 46 including 1 visitor (Al Meyer).

There were no officer reports or further old business.

New business was as follows.

Respectfully submitted: