Archive for February, 2014

On This Day … 22 February

1838 – Elisabeth SCHULTE (29) married Frank LENNEMANN (36) in Germany 176 years ago.  (4th great-grandaunt)

1887 – Clara GRUBBA was born in Detroit, Michigan 127 years ago to John Grubba & Marianna OSTROWSKI.  (1st cousin 3x removed)

1909 – Catherine KESSLER MAAS died 105 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 31 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed)

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On This Day … 21 February

1859 – Marianna HINCKA was born in Putzig, Prussia 155 years ago to Anton Hincka & Marianna HILDEBRANDT.  (2nd great-grandaunt)

1881 -  Jacob MAAS was born in Michigan 133 years ago.  (husband of Catherine KESSLER, 1st cousin 3x removed)

1893 – Margaret BITTLES (26) married Edward RATHBONE (28) in Cook County, Illinois 121 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed)

1909 – Anthony HINCKA was born in Presque Isle, Michigan 105 years ago to Anthony Hincka & Cecelia STRZELECKI.  (1st cousin 2x removed)

1929 – John PACHOLSKI died 85 years ago in Cook County, Illinois at 48 years old.  (husband of Mary Ann BITTLES-SINYARD, 2nd great-grandmother)

1930 – Ida KESSLER GIBNEY died 84 years ago in Pontiac, Michigan at 44 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed)

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On This Day … 20 February

1886 – Joseph STRNAD was born in Austria 128 years ago to Vaclav Strnad & Anastasia FAITEL.

1936 – Frank DURECKI died 78 years ago in Presque Isle, Michigan at 36 years old.  (husband of Frances HINCKA 1st cousin 2x removed)

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On This Day … 19 February

1855 – John SINYARD (27) married Eliza GARLICK (20) in Will County, Illinois 159 years ago.  (3rd great-grandparents)

1884 – August John CIESINSKI was born in Wyandotte, Michigan 130 years ago to John Ciesinski & Christina KWART.  (1st cousin 3x removed)

1905 – Agnes & Josephine HINCKA were born in Presque Isle, Michigan 109 years ago  to Joseph Hincka & Frances SOIK.  (1st cousin 2x removed)

1917 – Elizabeth HAMMANG died 97 years ago in Northfield, Minnesota at 51 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed)

1924 – Anna HALLMAN (18) married Joseph SYROWIK (23) in Detroit, Michigan 90 years ago.  (grandaunt)

1939 – Rosa CHESNEY GRIMES died 74 years ago in Michigan at 58 years old.

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On This Day … 18 February

1838 – Samuel BITTLES was born in Ireland 176 years ago to Thomas & Hannah Bittles.  (3rd great-granduncle)

1870 – Jane (Jennie) BITTLES was born in Illinois 144 years ago to Samuel Bittles & Lydia HODGES.  (1st cousin 4x removed)

1886 – Eva SINYARD (19) married Frank HEARTT (22) in DuPage County, Illinois 128 years ago.  (2nd great-grandaunt)

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On This Day … 17 February

1880 – Anton DARGA was born  in Prussia 134 years ago to Joseph Darga & Susanna HINCKA.  (1st cousin 3x removed)

1881 – Philomina HENGSTEBECK Kessler died 133 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 25 years old.  (wife of 2nd great-granduncle, William KESSLER)

1885 – Joseph GRUBBA was born in Detroit, Michigan 129 years ago to John Grubba & Marianna OSTROWSKI.  (1st cousin 3x removed)

1932 – William BENTGEN died 82 years ago in Norwood Park, Illinois at 62 years old.  (husband of Carrie HANSON, 1st cousin 4x removed)

1936 – Emma RULHMAN Ostrowski died in Michigan 78 years ago at 42 year old.  (wife of Anthony OSTROWSKI, great-granduncle)

1954 – Mary Lotty GAWALECKI Hallman died 60 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 68 years old.  (wife of great-granduncle August HALLMAN)

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On This Day … 16 February

1871 – Genevieve CLEMENT was born in Michigan 143 years ago.  (wife of Joseph LACHOVSKI Jr., 2nd great-granduncle)

1876 – Anthony HINCKA was born in Detroit, Michigan 138 years ago to Frank Hincka & Dorothea DETTLOFF.  (great-granduncle)

1892 – Joseph DOWNEY was born in Michigan 122 years ago.  (husband of Frances BUCHKOWSKI, 1st cousin 3x removed)

1898 – Albert SCHULTE (23) married Marguerite POWER (23) in Ontario, Canada 116 years ago.  (2nd great-granduncle)

1908 – David OSENTOSKI was born in Parisville, Michigan 106 years ago.  (husband of Eleanore OSTROWSKI, great-grandaunt)

1914 – Frank B. CHESNEY (29) married Rosalie REDER (22) in Bay City, Michigan 100 years ago.

1914 – Helen Dorothy SINYARD was born in Detroit, Michigan 100 years ago to Stewart Sinyard & Mary HAYES.  (great aunt)

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