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On This Day … 19 January

1828 – Johann Christian BRUEGGEMANN was born in Prussia 187 years ago to Franz Brueggemann & Catharina ASSMANN.  (1st cousin 5x removed -m)

1869 –  Mary MILLER was born in Canada 146 years ago.  (wife of Frank ASMAN, 1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1886 – Clara KESSLER (18) married Thomas DALY (22) in Detroit, Michigan 129 years ago.  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

1887 – Elisabeth SCHULTE Osebold died 128 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 28 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1900 – John WITZLING was born in Royal Oak, Michigan 115 years ago.  (husband of Julia LISKA, 1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1915 – Anton LISKA (27) married Clara PIOSKOWSKI (24) in Detroit, Michigan 100 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1924 – Anton LISKA died 91 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 36 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

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On This Day … 18 January

1842 – John OSTROWSKI was born in Germany 173 years ago to Joseph Ostrowski & Constantia DREYER.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1869 – Joseph SINYARD died 146 years ago in Lincolnshire, England at 77 years old.  (4th great-grandfather -p)

1885 – Jack JOHNSON was born 130 years ago.  (husband of Agnes HINCKA, 1st cousin 2x removed -p)

1902 – Mary LINK was born in Bay City, Michigan 113 years ago to Joseph Link & Magdalena Chesney.

1914 – Adam KLEINER was born in Michigan 101 years ago to Anton Kleiner & Mary SENN.

1942 – William SINYARD died 73 years ago in Santa Cruz, California at 72 years old.  (2nd great-granduncle -p)

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On This Day … 17 January

1870 – Walter HOENINGHAUSEN was born in Detroit, Michigan 145 years ago to Theodore Hoeninghausen & Pauline KNICKBEIN.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -m)

1913 – Dorothy DARGA was born in Posen, Michigan 102 years ago to Joseph Darga & Martha HINCKA.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

1915 – Mary SINYARD (20) married Edward BROWN (43) in Lemont, Illinois 100 years ago.  (great-grandaunt -p)

1921 – Wilhelmina RAASS SCHULTE-Birkleback died 94 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 76 years old.  (3rd great-grandmother -m)

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On This Day … 16 January

1876 – Albert KLEPACZYK was born in Detroit, Michigan 139 years ago to John Klepaczyk & Mary KOZLAWSKI.

1883 – Frank GOHR (22) married Bridget ZIENTARSKI (20) in Detroit, Michigan 132 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

1957 – John Franklin SINYARD Jr. died 58 years ago at 65 years old.  (great-granduncle -p)

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On This Day … 15 January

1917 – Elizabeth KOLAR Masscek died 98 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 65 years old.

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On This Day … 14 January

1887 – Alvina HOENINGHAUSEN was born in Detroit, Michigan 128 years ago to Theodore Hoeninghausen & Jennie ROSS.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -m)

1899 – Edna HOENINGHAUSEN was born in Detroit, Michigan 116 years ago to August Hoeninghausen & Emily HEINAMAN.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -m)

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On This Day … 13 January

1880 – Joseph KOLAR (22) married Frances ANGLEWICZ (25) in Detroit, Michigan 135 years ago.

1882 – Susanna KESSLER Hoeninghausen died 133 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 67 years old.  (3rd great-grandaunt -m)

1887 – Robert GARLICK was born in Joliet, Illinois 128 years ago to Joshua Garlick & Catherine HACKETT.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -p)

1940 – Harry HALLMAN died 75 years ago in Pennsylvania at 25 years old.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

1943 – Martha HINCKA Darga died in Presque Isle, Michigan 72 years ago at 58 years old.  (great-grandaunt -p)

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