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ASCHMANN Mathias – 1834, married his second wife Elisabeth SCHROEDER in Kirchveischede, Germany 183 years ago.  (4th great-grandfather)

DARGA Philip – 1973, died in Posen, Michigan 44 years ago when he was 62 years old.  (husband of Martha HINCKA, 1st cousin 2x removed)

HALLMAN Clara (Barone) – 1999, died in Detroit, Michigan 18 years ago when she was 92 years old.  (1st cousin 2x removed)

Hallman Henrietta KREFT – 1875, died in Detroit, Michigan 142 years ago when she was 31 years old.  (wife of Anton HALLMAN, 2nd great-grandfather)

HINCKA Ronald – 1982, died in Presque Isle, Michigan 35 years ago when he was 22 years old.  (2nd cousin 1x removed)

OSTROWSKI Anna – 1869, born in Putzig, Prussia 148 years ago to Jacob Ostrowski & Eva MUDLOFF.  (1st cousin 4x removed)

PORZONDEK Joseph – 1885, born in Detroit, Michigan 132 years ago to Bernard Porzondek & Marianna HINCKA.  (1st cousin 3x removed)

STRNAD Alois – 1903, born in Detroit, Michigan 114 years ago to Ludwig Strnad & Anna KLEPACZYK.

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BASTUBA Anton – 1922, died in Detroit, Michigan 95 years ago when he was 69 years old.  (husband of Eva KWART, possible relation)

DETTLOFF Joseph – 1849, born in Putzig, Prussia 168 years ago to Anton Dettloff & Constantia KLEIN.  (2nd great-granduncle)

DIBENEDETTO Vincenzo – 1948,  died in Detroit, Michigan 69 years ago when he was 65 years old.

HAMMANG Quirin – 1923, died in Northfield, Minnesota 94 years ago when he was 64 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed)

HINCKA Dolores – 1933, born in Metz, Michigan 84 years ago to Anthony Hincka & Elizabeth ROMEL.  (2nd cousin 1x removed)

HIRSCH John – 1901, born in Detroit, Michigan 116 years ago to John Hirsch & Elisabeth OSTROWSKI.  (2nd cousin 3x removed)

HOENINGHAUSEN Charlotte – 1902, married Frederick MOGK in Detroit, Michigan 115 years ago.  (2nd cousin 3x removed)

HUETTEMANN Anthony – 1900, born in Detroit, Michigan 117 years ago to Frank Huettemann & Rosa SCHULTE.  (2nd cousin 3x removed)

LATOSZEWICZ Marie – 1920 born in Detroit, Michigan 97 years ago to August Latoszewicz & Barbara CIESINSKI.  (2nd cousin 2x removed)

REID Thomas – 1922, died in Lemont, Illinois 95 years ago when he was 67 years old.

SCHULTE Theodore – 1869, was born in Detroit, Michigan 148 years ago to Theodore Schulte & Mary HOFFE.  (1st cousin 4x removed)

UTTECH John Jr. – 1884, born in Detroit, Michigan 133 years ago to John Uttech Sr. & Julia BARTEL.

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Within the past couple of weeks 20 new research groups have been created!

If you are ACTIVELY researching any of these families and willing to chime in here and there and share your family history with the group, please feel free to join!

Each group has a description with an ancestor and his family listed. Please know that the group is not exclusive to that particular family but to all researchers of that family’s ancestors & siblings!

To be sure you receive all messages for the group, click on “Notifications” and then “All Posts.”

The groups were all recently created so there may not be a lot of activity, but you are free to post and add other researchers of those families!

A few new groups may be coming soon: Hincka (Presque Isle) Kessler & Schulte (Detroit)

Here’s the list:

Abare / Hebert Family
https://www.facebook.com/groups/NewYorkAbare/ (aka Hebert)
This family is huge so I started with Toussaint Abare & Catherine Boire (Henri).

Anglewicz (English) Family
https://www.facebook.com/groups/AnglewiczEnglish/
(Bay & Wayne counties in Michigan)

Assmann Family
https://www.facebook.com/groups/Assmann/ (aka Asman) I started with Mathias Aschmann. (Detroit & Port Huron).

Benson Family
https://www.facebook.com/groups/MichiganBenson/
(Black River, Michigan)
This family is large so I started with William Benson who married Margaret Spragg & Margaret Monette.

Bittles Family
https://www.facebook.com/groups/Bittles/
(Ireland & Lemont, Illinois)

Booth & McKay Families
https://www.facebook.com/groups/AlpenaBooth/
(Ontario, Canada & Michigan)
I started with Isaac Booth & Margaret McKay.

Chesney Family
https://www.facebook.com/groups/Chesney/
(Bay County, Michigan)
I started with Frank Chesney who married Louise Schroeder & Mary Bruier.

Flewelling Family
https://www.facebook.com/groups/NehemiahFlewellling/
(New Brunswick, Michigan & Maine)
Another large family so I started with Nehemiah Flewelling who married Sarah Sharpe.

Gardner Family
https://www.facebook.com/groups/SanilacGardner/
(New York & Sanilac, Michigan)
Starting out with Stephen & Josette Gardner.

Hallman Family
https://www.facebook.com/groups/DetroitHallman/
(Presque Isle & Detroit)
This family is large so I started with Anton Hallman who married Henrietta Kreft & Catherine Kwart.

Hawley Family
https://www.facebook.com/groups/AlpenaHawley/
This family is huge so I started with William Hawley who came from New York.

Hoeninghausen Family
https://www.facebook.com/groups/hoeninghausen/
(Detroit, Michigan)

Kwart Family
https://www.facebook.com/groups/DetroitKwart/
John Kwart Family of Detroit.

LaFleur Family
https://www.facebook.com/groups/MichiganLaFleur/
(Alpena & Alcona Michigan)
This family is huge so I started with Peter LaFleur who married Catherine Dagenais & Odile Sicard.

Lapan Family
https://www.facebook.com/groups/BayCountyLapan/
This family is huge so I started with Antoine Lapan who married Julie Barriere & Sophie Gibeau.

Ostrowski & Lachowsky Families
https://www.facebook.com/groups/DetroitOstrowski/
There are many Ostrowski in the Detroit area so I started with Casimir Ostrowski who married Marianna Hert.

Raass Family
https://www.facebook.com/groups/Raass/
Joseph Raass family of Detroit.

Ross & Myers Family
https://www.facebook.com/groups/IsaacRoss
(Bay County, Michigan)
This is a large family with a common name so I started with Isaac Ross who married Margaret Myers.

Sinyard & Garlick Families
https://www.facebook.com/groups/Sinyard/ (Illiniois)
There are many Sinyards in the south, but ours are north so I started with John Bell Sinyard who married Eliza Garlick.

Tye Family
https://www.facebook.com/groups/TuffieldTye/
(Sanilac, Michigan & Missouri)
This is a large family so I starting with Tuffield Tye who married Mary Gardner & Sarah Golledge.

BARNES John – 1894, born in Lemont, Illinois 123 years ago to John Barnes & Elizabeth BITTLES.  (1st cousin 3x removed)

Dettloff Mary EBNAL – 1915, died in Detroit, Michigan 102 years ago when she was 49 years old.  (wife of Joseph DETTLOFF, 2nd great-granduncle)

GARLICK Joshua – 1936, died in Joliet, Illinois 81 years ago when he was 84 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed)

HILDEBRANDT Anton Jr. – 1887, died in Detroit, Michigan 130 years ago when he was 61 years old.  (3rd great-granduncle)

KESSLER Verneice – 1909, born in Detroit, Michigan 108 years ago to Edmund Kessler & Minnie BARNOSKY.  (2nd cousin 2x removed)

KIRK Hannah – 1944, married James SLOAN in Cook county, Illinois 73 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed)

SCHULTE Julia – 1876, born in Detroit, Michigan 141 years ago to Theodore Schulte & Mary HOFFE.  (1st cousin 4x removed)

SCHUMAKER Frank Jr. – 1920, married young widow Mary SENN in Detroit, Michigan 97 years ago.

TOMASZEWSKI Anthony – 1970, died in Detroit, Michigan 47 years ago when he was 71 years old.  (husband of Celia PORZONDEK, 1st cousin 3x removed)

WALLACE Thomas – 1869, born in Illinois 148 years ago to Patrick Wallace & Julia DELAUNAY.

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

BOYKE Edward – 1967, died in Los Angeles, California 50 years ago when he was 63 years old.  (2nd cousin 2x removed)

BRADY Stanley – 1913, born in Logan, Kansas 104 years ago to Sherman Brady & Lillian JACKSON.  (2nd cousin 2x removed)

CHESNEY Magdalena (Link) – 1954, died in Bay City, Michigan 63 years ago when she was 80 years old.

DIBENEDETTO Mary – 1921, married Jack IUANELLA in Detroit, Michigan 96 years ago.

FISHER Dorothy – 1910, born in Lincoln, Michigan 107 years ago to Andrew Fisher & Wilhelmina RAASS.  (2nd cousin 2x removed)

HALLMAN John – 1945, married Mary Madeline SINYARD in  Topeka, Kansas 72 years ago.  (grandparents)

HALLMAN John – 1914,  married Proxida FILIPIAK in Metz, Michigan 103 years ago.  (great-granduncle)

LACHOVSKI Joseph III – 1979, died in Utica, Michigan 38 years ago when he was 86 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed)

LINK Joseph – 1859, born in Port Huron, Michigan 158 years ago.  (husband of Magdalena CHESNEY)

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

GARLICK Robert – 1834, married Emma FIELDING in England 183 years ago.  (4th great-granduncle)

HANSON Gertrude (Lynch) – 1947, died in St. Clair Shores, Michigan 70 years ago when she was 83 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed)

Klepaczyk Sophia NOWAK – 1927, died in Detroit, Michigan 90 years ago when she was 52 years old.

Lachovski Florence PETERSON – 1986, died in Farmington Hills, Michigan 31 years ago at 91 years old.  (wife of Ed LACHOVSKI, 1st cousin 3x removed)

RISCHERT Charles Jr. – 1901, married Ida LAWRENCE in Newberry, Michigan 116 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed)

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BITTLES Hannah (Moran) – 1931, died in Chicago, Illinois 86 years ago when she was 69 years old.  (2nd great-grandaunt)

CHAPPA Cecelia – 1914, born in Pulawski, Michigan 103 years ago to Anthony Czappa & Mary KOSS.  (2nd cousin 2x removed)

FISHER Andrew – 1949, died in Detroit, Michigan 68 years ago when he was 77 years old.  (husband of Wilhelmina RAASS, 1st cousin 4x removed)

Kessler Catherine CLEMENS – 1933, died in Detroit, Michigan 84 years ago when she was 79 years old.  (wife of John KESSLER, 2nd great-granduncle)

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