Month: November 2011

Wedding Wednesday – William Hammer & Euladia Kessler

William is 25 years old and works as a machinist.  He was born in Pennsylvania in 1887 to Andrew Hammer and Eliz. Paulie.  Euladia is also 25 years old and works as a clerk.  She was born in Michigan in 1887 to Joseph and Margaret Kessler.  They were married on June 27, 1912 by Euladia’s Uncle, John A. Kessler in Detroit, Michigan.  Witnesses were A.J. Klinkhammer & Clementine Kessler.

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Sympathy Saturday – Martin Ostrowski

Martin Ostrowski died August 21, 1898 in Detroit, Michigan.  He was born in Germany to “John & Mary” Ostrowski and worked as a laborer until his death.  He died of cystitis, a bladder infection, at age 68.  He leaves behind his wife and 5 adult children and rests in Mt. Elliott Cemetery in Detroit, Michigan.  (3rd great-granduncle)