On This Day … 7 May

1843 – Joseph OSTROWSKI (20) married Constantia DREYER (21) in Putzig, Prussia 171 years ago.  (3rd great-granduncle – maternal)

1886 – Edna ASSMANN was born in Detroit, Michigan 128 years ago to George Assmann & Annie SCHNECK.  (2nd cousin 3x removed – maternal)

1898 – James BITTLES was born in Illinois 116 years ago to Joseph Bittles & Nettie TITTER.  (2nd cousin 3x removed – paternal)

1920 – Adolph HOENINGHAUSEN died 94 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 62 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed – maternal)

If you have information about any of these people or if you would like more information, please contact me!

2 Responses to “On This Day … 7 May”

  • Dear Lisa, Very glad i happened upon this site. The Bittles family reunion is this saturday. Joseph Bittles And Nettie Titter were my great grandparents . My grandfather was Leslie married to Clara Bittles of Collinsville and my father was Robert Bittles born in Ofallon Illinois,later relocated to collinsville, Il. Would love to connect with some of the family and find geneology and history of family. Will be anxious to hear from you. James had a drugstore in o’fallon. Sincerely,Leslie/bittles/rosenberger

    • Lisa:

      Hi, Leslie! How wonderful to meet another Bittles! You descend from Samuel Bittles, father of Joseph. I descend from Samuel’s brother Stewart Bittles. Samuel is my 3rd great-granduncle! I would love to hear more about your family! ~ Lisa

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