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On This Day … 23 May

1859 – Mary KESSLER was born in Wisconsin 157 years ago to Christopher Kessler & Anna Mary ASCHMANN.  (2nd great-grandmother – m)

1898 – John OSTROWSKI (37) married Frances KARSCHNIA (18) in Detroit, Michigan 118 years ago.  (2nd great-grandfather – m)

1906 – John KESSLER (19) married Getrude WIRTH (20) in Ontario, Canada 110 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1929 – Alma HOENINGHAUSEN (42) married Harold HAMBLETON (30) in Erie, Pennsylvania 87 years ago.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -m)

1953 – John BALEJA died 63 years ago in Owosso, Michigan when he was 56 years old.  (husband of Rose KWART, 1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1974 – Donald TREFRY died 42 years ago in St. Clair Shores, Michigan at 76 years old.  (husband of Margarite SCHULTE, 1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1977 – Angelo OSTROWSKI died 39 years ago in Michigan (possibly Wayne County) when he was 41 years old.  (1st cousin 2x removed -m)

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On This Day … 22 May

1906 – Rosa CHESNEY (26) married Daniel GRIMES (24) in Saginaw, Michigan 110 years ago.

1912 – Anton KWART died 104 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 44 years old.  (2nd great-granduncle – p)

1919 – Raymond GOULET was born in Bay County, Michigan 97 years ago to Alfred Goulet & Theresa CHESNEY.

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On This Day … 21 May

1904 – Mildred KESSLER was born in Detroit, Michigan 112 years ago to Edmund Kessler & Minnie BARNOSKY.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

1906 – Jesse OLDFIELD was born in Illinois 110 years ago to Charles Oldfield & Rose SINYARD.  (1st cousin 3x removed – p)

1913 – Robert REINHART died 103 years ago in Ypsilanti, Michigan at 72 years old.  (husband of Ida HOENINGHAUSEN, 2nd cousin 3x removed – m)

1926 – Mary KOLAR Bilkovsky died 90 years ago in Southfield, Michigan at 79 years old.

1946 – Mary JACKSON Stewart died 70 years ago in Atwood, Kansas at 65 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed – p)

1983 – Irene SOCK Hallman died 33 years ago in San Bernardino, California at 73 years old.  (wife of Edward HALLMAN, 1st cousin 2x removed – p)

1990 – Joseph GRUBBA Jr. died 26 years ago in Macomb County, Michigan at 76 years old.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

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On This Day … 20 May

1848 – Mary HAMMANG was born in Detroit, Michigan 168 years ago to Nicholas Hammang & Catharina ASCHMANN.  (1st cousin 4x removed – m)

1910 – Samuel BITTLES died 106 years ago in Illinois at 77 years old.  (3rd great-granduncle -p)

1920 – Mary LACHOVSKI was born in Detroit, Michigan 96 years ago to Edward Lachovski & Florence PETERSON.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

1940 – Edward KLEPACZYK died 76 years ago in Detroit, Michigan (?) at 44 years old.

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On This Day … 19 May

1866 – Margaret BITTLES was born in Lemont, Illinois 150 years ago to James Bittles & Margaret REID.  (1st cousin 4x removed – p)

1871 – Joseph & Julianna HALLMAN were born in Prussia 145 years ago to Anton Hallman & Henrietta KREFT.  (great-granduncle & aunt – p)

1892 – John KWART Jr. (21) married Martha KRAUSE (18) in Detroit, Michigan 124 years ago.  (2nd great-granduncle -p)

1893 – Annie KWART was born in Detroit, Michigan 123 years ago to John Kwart & Martha RICHARD. (1st cousin 3x removed – p)

1896 – Francis SCHULTE died 120 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 33 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed – m)

1903 – Julia CIESINSKI (22) married Michael BOYKE (24) in Detroit, Michigan 113 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed – p)

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On This Day … 18 May

1875 – Franz HINCKA (25) married Dorothea DETTLOFF (29) in Detroit, Michigan 141 years ago.  (2nd great-grandparents – p)

1882 – Frank SINYARD (23) married Mary Ann BITTLES (17) in Lemont, Illinois 134 years ago.  (2nd great-grandparents – p)

1885 – John OSTROWSKI (24) married Elisabeth LACHOVSKI (18) in Detroit, Michigan 131 years ago.  (2nd great-grandparents – m)

1904 – Julia CHESNEY was born in Michigan 112 years ago to Joseph Chesney & Elizabeth UTTECH.

1919 – Virginia SCHULTE was born in Detroit, Michigan 97 years ago to Raymond Schulte & Marie WILLIAMS.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

1924 – Rita BONIKOWSKI was born in Detriot, Michigan 92 years to Joseph Bonikowski & Mary HINTZKE.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

1933 – Frank WITKOWSKI was born in Rogers City, Michigan 83 years ago to Frank Witkowski & Josephine HINCKA.  (2nd cousin 1x removed -p)

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On This Day … 17 May

1856 – Mary BRUIER was born in Austria 160 years ago to Charles & Anna Bruier.  (wife of Frank CHESNEY)

1857 – Joseph KOLAR was born in Canada 159 years ago to Joseph Kolar & Anna NOVAK.

1885 – George JACKSON was born in Logan, Kansas 131 years ago to Thomas Jackson & Elizabeth SINYARD.  (1st cousin 3x removed – p)

1923 – Helen HALLMAN was born in Hamtramck, Michigan 93 years ago to Ignatius Hallman & Mary HOMIC.  (2nd cousin 1x removed -p)

1926 – Ida ANDREWS Ricekll died 90 years ago in Nebraska at 60 years old.  (wife of Isaac RICKELL, 1st cousin 4x removed -p)

1932 – Alyce CHESNEY (22) married William LOEBRICH (24) in Midland, Michigan 84 years ago.

1941 – Margaret BARNES Tallman died 75 years ago in Joliet, Illinois at 40 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed – p)

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