|4 generation photo (l-r) Martha (Haas) Derby, Clarence Derby, Levi HAAS, Marjorie Derby (in front) from the family photos of Clarence & Pearl Derby... & Wendell Derby family.
Research of Kevin Everingham of MI, 2013:
1871 Birth Record ... Charles S. Haas, b.26 Jul 1871 at Fulton county, Ohio, son of; Levi Haas & Lucia Borton.
1873 Birth Record .. Owen Haas b.17 Oct 1873 at Fulton county, Ohio, son of; Levi Haas & Lucina Borton.
1880 CENSUS Hamilton, Gratiot, MI (Pg 472B, entry#612) ... Levi Haas 38, b.PA, farmer,.. Lucina Haas 35, b.OH, wife,.. Martha 11, b.OH, dau,.. Cora O. 10, b.OH, dau,.. Charles S. 8, b.OH, son,.. Allen C. 5, b.OH, son,.. Benjamin 3, b.MI, son,.. Sebrina M. 1, b.MI, dau,.. Minnie E. 0, b.MI.
1884 Gratiot Birth Record (Pg.223 #13) Loella Haas, b.26 July 1884 at Hamilton, Gratiot County, Michigan, father; Levi Haas, b.PA,.. mother; Lucina Haas, b.OH.
1900 CENSUS Maple Rapids, Essex twp, Clinton, MI (Page 7B, family #198).. Levi Haas 60, b.Nov 1840 PA, parents b.PA,.. Lucina Haas 55, b.Feb 1845 OH, mother of 12 children, 10 living,.. Lander Haas 17, b.Mary 1883 MI,.. Luella Haas 16, b.July 1884 MI.
1910 CENSUS North Star, Gratiot, MI (Page 17, family #270) .. Levi Haas 70, b.PA,.. Lucina Haas 65, b.OH, wife,.. Alvira Borton 68, b.OH.
1930 CENSUS North Star, Gratiot, MI (Sheet 10A, family #119).. Levi Haas 90, b.PA, widowed,.. Charlie Haas 57, b.OH, son.
1931 Gratiot County MI Death Record (pg.224, #2819).. Levi Haas, 91, born in Penn., widowed, died 16 February 1931 at North Star, Gratiot, MI, occ: farmer,.. son of Christopher & Elizabeth Haas.
History of the Borton and Mason Families in Europe and America, H.F.Agnew, 1908 (264pgs)... "(Section on Ezra Borton) - Ezra Borton, the son of Samuel and Mercy (Owen) Borton, was born March 3, 1811, near the village of Lexington, Stark county, Ohio. His wife died February 1837. One year after her death he married Ann Brown of Stark county. To this union were born four daughters and one son; the twins, Almira and Alvira, who live at Alvordton; Sabina, deceased; Lucina, Mrs. Levi Haas of Ithaca, Mich.; Joseph, his only son, who lives in Morenci, Mich."
Gratiot County, Michigan Vol.1, Willard Davis Tucker, 1913 ... "(pg.467) Lucina (Borton) Haas, wife of Levi Haas was born in Portage county, Ohio, February 25, 1845. They remained in Ohio till 1876, when they moved from Fulton county, that State, to Gratiot county, Mich., arriving here October 11, after being five days on the road."