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On This Day … 19 August

1921 – Rose SOIK (21) married William TAMAGNI (26) in Detroit, Michigan 94 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1985 – Fred RICE died 30 years ago in Cook County, Illinois at (3rd cousin 2x removed -p)

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On This Day … 18 August

1876 – Mathias KESSLER died 139 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 22 years old.  (2nd great-granduncle -m)

1879 – Ludwig STRNAD was born in Austria 136 years ago to Vaclav Strnad & Anastasia FAITEL.

1902 – Frances HINCKA was born in Presque Isle, Michigan 113 years ago to Joseph Hincka & Frances SOIK.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

1947 – Elizabeth REILLY Hayes died 68 years ago in Joliet, Illinois at 68 years old.  (wife of William HAYES, great-granduncle -p)

1975 –  Eugene MCCRANEY died 40 years ago in Illinois at 59 years old.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

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On This Day … 17 August

1875 – Agnes CHESNEY was born in Bay County, Michigan 140 years ago to Frank Chesney & Louisa SCHROEDER.

1887 – Bernard PORZONDEK Jr was born in Detroit, Michigan 128 years ago to Bernard Porzondek & Marianna HINCKA.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1889 – Peter NADEAU Jr. was born in Detroit, Michigan 126 years ago.  (husband of Loretta SCHULTE, great-grandaunt -m)

1892 – Agnes CHESNEY died 123 years ago in Merritt, Michigan on her 17th birthday.

1896 – John SCHUMACHER was born in Hungary 119 years ago to Frank Schumacher & Elizabeth ESSERT.

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On This Day … 16 August

1887 – Isaac CARPENTER was born in Pennsylvania 128 years ago.  (husband of Barbara MEYERS, 1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1892 – Arthur HOENINGHAUSEN was born in Detroit, Michigan 123 years ago to Adolph Hoeninghausen & Anna MYLL.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -m)

1892 – Joseph KESSLER died 123 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 40 years old.  (2nd great-granduncle -m)

1897 – Elisabeth LACHOVSKI Ostrowski died 118 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 30 years old.  (2nd great-grandmother -m)

1905 – Ida MEYERS (19) married Frederick BROWN (24) in Peoria, Illinois 110 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1921 – Julia LISKA (27) married John WITZLING (21) in Detroit, Michigan 94 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1943 – Alice HALLMAN Siecinski died 72 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 31 years old.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

1997 – Mildred KESSLER Hodges died 18 years ago in Orlando, Florida at 93 years old.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

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On This Day … 15 August

1849 – Joseph HOENINGHAUSEN Jr. was born in Germany 166 years ago to Joseph Hoeninghausen & Susanna KESSLER.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1889 – Emma MORITZ was born in Michigan 126 years ago.  (wife of Joseph STERNAD)

1894 – Mary SENN was born in Hungary 121 years ago.

1895 – Ella HAYES was born in Joliet, Illinois 120 years ago to Sylvester Hayes & Mary BRODERICK.  (great-grandaunt -p)

1919 – Blanche HINCKA was born in Rogers City, Michigan 96 years ago to Joseph Hincka & Frances SOIK.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

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On This Day … 14 August

1828 –  Eva PIPER Hallman died 187 years ago in Westpreußen, Germany at 71 years old.  (4th great-grandmother -p)

1868 – Matilda BITTLES was born in Illinois 147 years ago to James Bittles & Margaret REID.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

1888 – Alexander KOLAR was born in Detroit, Michigan 127 years ago to Joseph Kolar & Frances ANGLEWICZ.

1899 – Helen POOLE was born in Illinois 116 years ago to Robert Poole & Mary BITTLES.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -p)

1916 – Irene RAASS was born in Detroit, Michigan 99 years ago to Albert Raass & Augusta ZIEGELMAN.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -m)

1925 – Gertrude CIESLIGA was born 90 years ago.  (wife of Charles SCHULTE, 2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

1947 – Joseph BROWN died 68 years ago in Chicago, Illinois at 76 years old.  (husband of Margaret SINYARD, great-grandaunt -p)

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On This Day … 13 August

1844 – Mary KOZLAWSKI was born in Poland 171 years ago.  (wife of John KLEPACZYK)

1880 – Mathilda RAASS died 135 years ago in Detroit, Michigan when she was 2 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1894 – Annie KAUTHEN (20) married Prokop PROKOP (26) in Garden, Michigan 121 years ago.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -m)

1920 – Clementine SMOLINSKIWCISEL was born 95 years ago.  (wife of Johnny HINCKA, 1st cousin 2x removed -p)

1928 – Anastasia FAITEL Strnad died 87 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 78 years old.

1945 – Henrietta JESCHKE Bools died 70 years ago in Chicago, Illinois at 85 years old.  (wife of William BOOLS, 1st cousin 4x removed -p)

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