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On This Day … 3 March

1865 – Anna Susanna OSTROWSKI was born in Prussia 150 years ago to Anton Ostrowski & Josephine KUTTNI.  (2nd great-grandaunt – m)

1896 – John BALEJA was born in Chicago, Illinois 119 years ago.  (husband of Rosalia KWART, 1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1896 – John KLEPACZYK was born in Detroit, Michigan 119 years ago to Anthony Klepaczyk & Sophia NOWAK.

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On This Day … 2 March

1846 – Magdalena RAASS was born in Austria 169 years ago to Joseph Raass & Anna CONRAD.  (3rd great-grandaunt -m)

1863 – Eva BOYKE Kwart died 152 years ago in Putzig, Prussia at 41 years old.  (3rd great-grandmother -p)

1884 – Martha HINCKA was born in Posen, Michigan 131 years ago to Frank Hincka & Dorothea DETTLOFF.  (great-grandaunt -p)

1898 – Frank WITKOWSKI was born 117 years ago.  (Husband of Josephine HINCKA, 1st cousin 2x removed -p)

1923 – Frank CHESNEY died 92 years ago in Bay County, Michigan at 86 years old.

1924 – Dolores MAZANY was born in Alpena, Michigan 91 years ago.  (wife of Gerald HALLMAN, 1st cousin 2x removed -p)

1935 – Eleanore OSTROWSKI (20) married David OSENTOSKI (27) in Parisville, Michigan 80 years ago.  (great-grandaunt -m)

1974 – Alice BARNES Babcock died 41 years ago in Joliet, Illinois at 67 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1994 – Donald STRNAD died 21 years ago in Grosse Pointe Woods, Michigan at 75 years old.

1997 – Antonette OSTROWSKI Simms died 18 years ago in Macomb County, Michigan at 83 years old.  (1st cousin 2x removed -m)

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On This Day … 1 March

1906 – Albert RISCHERT was born in Michigan 109 years ago to Charles Rischert & Ida LAWRENCE.  (2nd cousin 3x removed – m)

1910 – John DARGA was born in Posen, Michigan 105 years ago to Joseph Darga & Martha HINCKA.  (1st cousin 2x removed – p)

1915 – Joseph KWART was born in Detroit, Michigan 100 years ago to Joseph Kwart & Frances KOZNIACKI  (1st cousin 3x removed – p)

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On This Day … 29 February

1912 – Edward BROWN was born in Illinois 103 years ago to Joseph Brown & Margaret SINYARD.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

1920 – Sister Mary Julia CHESNEY died 95 years ago in Leland, Michigan at 33 years old.

1968 – Stanley GORLEWSKI died 47 years ago in Alpena, Michigan at 62 years old.  (husband of Bridgitt HINCKA, 1st cousin 2x removed -p)

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On This Day … 28 February

1880 – Pauline KOSAREK was born in Poland 135 years ago.  (wife of Joseph CIESINSKI, 1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1889 – Benjamin STEINMAN was born in Michigan 126 years ago.  (husband of Eleanor SCHULTE, 1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1890 – Margaret HAYES was born in Joliet, Illinois 125 years ago to Sylvester Hayes & Mary BRODERICK.  (great-grandaunt -p)

1890 – Clementine KESSLER was born in Detroit, Michigan 125 years ago to Joseph Kessler & Margaret MEMEL.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1902 – Christopher KESSLER died 113 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 80 years old.  (3rd great-grandfather -m)

1912 – August HOENINGHAUSEN died 103 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 60 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1916 – Mary KWART (19) married Stephen JANKOWSKI (23) in Owosso, Michigan 99 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

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On This Day … 27 February

1894 – Henry RAASS died 121 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 46 years old.  (3rd great-granduncle -m)

1914 – Marion CHESNEY was born in Bay County, Michigan 101 years ago to Joseph Chesney & Elizabeth UTTECH.

1929 – William KAUTHEN died 86 years ago in Garden, Michigan at 87 years old.  (husband of Anna HANSON, 1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1932 – Ignatz BUCHKOWSKI died 83 years ago in Parisville, Michigan at 69 years old.  (husband of Julia KWART, 2nd great-grandaunt -p)

1974 – Michael JALOSKY died 41 years ago in Grosse Pointe, Michigan at 85 years old.  (husband of Coletta KESSLER, 1st cousin 3x removed -m)

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On This Day … 26 February

1879 – Henry KLEPACZYK was born in Detroit, Michigan 136 years ago to John Klepaczyk & Mary KOZLAWSKI.

1880 – Herman HOENINGHAUSEN was born in Detroit, Michigan 135 years ago to Joseph Hoeninghausen & Hattie KNICKBEIN.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -m)

1910 – Alice CHESNEY was born in Bay County, Michigan 105 years ago to Joseph Chesney & Elizabeth UTTECH.

1916 – John OSTROWSKI died 99 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 51 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1927 – Dolores OSTROWSKI was born in Michigan 88 years ago to Anthony Ostrowski & Emma Ruhlman.  (1st cousin 2x removed -m)

1941 – Mary GARLICK Wilson died 74 years ago in Lockport, Illinois at 58 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

1969 – Gertrude GODSON Stanger died 46 years ago in Cook County, Illinois at 78 years old.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -p)

1976 – Anthony PETTKE died 39 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 97 years old.  (husband of Julia OSTROWSKI, 1st cousin 4x removed -m)

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