On This Day … 23 July

1866 – Elizabeth Bittles was born in Lemont, Illinois 147 years ago to Margaret & Stewart Bittles.  (2nd great-grandaunt)

1876 – Hannah Garlick Bools died 137 years ago in Lockport, Illinois.  She was 54 years old.  (3rd great-grandaunt)

1879 – Emma Denna Hoeninghausen (25) married Herman Koehler (30) in Detroit, Michigan 134 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed)

1890 – Joseph Dettloff (41) married Mary Ebnal (24) in Detroit, Michigan 123 years ago.  (2nd great-granduncle)

1892 – Catherine Hengstebeck Kessler died 121 years ago in Detroit, Michigan.  She was 38 years old.  (wife of William Kessler, 2nd great-granduncle)

1914 – Margaret Reid Bittles died 99 years ago in Lemont, Illinois.  She was 86 years old.  (wife of James Bittles, 3rd great-granduncle)

1946 – Nicholas Kauthen died 67 years ago in Bremerton, Washington.  He was 71 years old.  (2nd cousin 3x removed)

1960 – Elizabeth Raass Allen died 53 years ago in Detroit, Michigan.  She was 80 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed)

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