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On This Day … 11 April

1834 – Maria LIPKE was born in Prussia 181 years ago.  (wife of Joseph HILDEBRANDT, 3rd great-granduncle -p)

1901 – Martha HINCKA was born in Posen, Michigan 114 years ago to Joseph Hincka & Frances SOIK.  (1st cousin 2x removed – p)

1915 – Anna HINCKA was born in Posen, Michigan 100 years ago to Anthony Hincka & Cecelia STRZELECKI.  (1st cousin 2x removed – p)

1927 – Harry HOPP was born in Michigan 88 years ago to Harry Hopp Sr. & Martha HINCKA.  (2nd cousin 1x removed – p)

1931 – Margarite SCHULTE (20) married Donald TREFRY (33) in Detroit, Michigan 84 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1974 – Gilbert OLDFIELD died 41 years ago in San Antonio, Texas at 53 years old.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

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On This Day … 10 April

1850 – Juliana BARTEL was born in Germany 165 years ago.

1853 – Frank OSTROWSKI (24) married Anna KAMINSKA (27) in Prussia 162 years ago.  (3rd great-granduncle – m)

1886 – Joseph OSTROWSKI was born in Detroit, Michigan 129 years ago to John Ostrowski & Elisabeth LACHOVSKI.  (great-granduncle – m)

1901 – Martha BITTLES (24) married Henry JODA (24) in Cook County, Illinois 114 years ago.  (2nd cousin 3x removed – p)

1909 – Rosalia BOLDE Kwart died 106 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 74 years old.  (wife of John KWART, 3rd great-grandfather – p)

1914 – Amelia DARGA was born in Posen, Michigan 101 years ago to Joseph Darga & Martha HINCKA.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

1958 – Margaret HAMMANG Festler died 57 years ago at 94 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed – m)

1997 – Albarose GAMEL Gotchey died 18 years ago in Colorado at 77 years old.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

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On This Day … 9 April

1884 – Royal HOENINGHAUSEN was born in Detroit, Michigan 131 years ago to Emil Hoeninghausen & Anna WESTPHAL.  (2nd cousin 3x removed – m)

1887 – Joseph HAMMANG was born in Northfield, Minnesota 128 years ago to Henry Hammang & Katherine WINTER.  (2nd cousin 3x removed – m)

1906 – Edward OSTROWSKI was born in Detroit, Michigan 109 years ago to John Ostrowski & Frances KARSCHNIA.  (great-granduncle – m)

1921 – Clarence ASMAN (22) married Frances ANDREWS (18) in Detroit, Michigan 94 years ago.  (2nd cousin 3x removed – m)

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On This Day … 8 April

1856 – Philomina HENGSTEBECK was born in Michigan 159 years ago.  (wife of William KESSLER, 2nd great-granduncle -m)

1864 – Frank ASMAN was born in Port Huron, Michigan 151 years ago to John Asman & Mary STITTS.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1909 – Charles RINKE died 106 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 65 years old.

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On This Day … 7 April

1894 – Julia LISKA was born in Detroit, Michigan 121 years ago to Frank Liska & Eva KWART.  (1st cousin 3x removed – p)

1909 – Agnes KIRK (20) married William CLINE (21) in Chicago, Illinois 106 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed – p)

1922 – John CIESINSKI died 93 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 83 years old.  (husband of Christina KWART, 2nd great-grandaunt – p)

1927 – Charles OLDFIELD died 88 years ago in Joliet, Illinois at 61 years old.  (husband of Rose SINYARD, 2nd great-grandaunt – p)

1960 – Minnie BARNOSKY Kessler died 55 years ago in Florida at 73 years old.  (wife of Edmund KESSLER, 1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1972 – Alfred CHESNEY died 43 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 64 years old.

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On This Day … 6 April

1865 – Elisabeth SCHULTE Lennemann died 150 years ago in Westphalia, Michigan at 57 years old.  (4th great-grandaunt -m)

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On This Day … 5 April

1826 – Josephina KUTTNI was born 189 years ago in Putzig, Prussia to Lorenz Kuttni & Marianna MEYER.  (3rd-greatgrandmother -m)

1887 – John KULKA was born in Michigan 128 years ago.  (husband of Coletta KESSLER, 1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1893 – Martha KWART was born in Detroit, Michigan 122 years ago to Anton Kwart & Rose REINHAARDT.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1903 – Thelma FISHER was born in Ohio 112 years ago to Andrew Fisher & Wilhelmina RAASS.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -m)

1904 – Edward BOYKE was born in Detroit, Michigan 111 years ago to Michael Boyke & Julia CIESINSKI.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

1923 – Louis WILSON died 92 years ago in Lockport, Illinois at 35 years old.  (husband of Mary GARLICK, 1st cousin 4x removed -p)

1956 – Mary HAYES Sinyard died 59 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 69 years old.  (great-grandmother -p)

1972 – Mary DERRO Klebba died 43 years ago in Southfield, Michigan at 79 years old.  (wife of Albert KLEBBA, 1st cousin 3x removed -m)

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