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On This Day … 4 April

1880 – Anna HINCKA was born in Posen, Michigan 134 years ago to Frank Hincka & Dorothea DETTLOFF.  (great-grandmother – paternal)

1882 – John A. ALLEN was born in Delta, Ohio 132 years ago.  (husband of Elizabeth RAASS, 1st cousin 4x removed – maternal)

1913 – Antonette OSTROWSKI was born in Detroit, Michigan 101 years ago to Anthony Ostrowski & Emma RUHLMAN.  (1st cousin 2x removed – maternal)

1914 – Harry HALLMAN was born in Metz, Michigan 100 years ago to John Hallman & Proxida FILIPIAK.  (1st cousin 2x removed – paternal)

1917 – Thomas BITTLES died 97 years ago in Chicago, Illinois at 69 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed – paternal)

1926 – Robert McCARTY was born in Michigan 88 years ago to John McCarty & Ada KESSLER.  (2nd cousin 2x removed – maternal)

1930 – John BITTLES died 84 years ago in Swansea, Illinois at 63 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed – paternal)

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On This Day … 3 April

1854 – Susanna HINCKA was born in Prussia 160 years ago to Anton Hincka & Marianna HILDEBRANDT.  (2nd great-grandaunt – paternal)

1858 – Mary GARLICK (34) married Joseph HOPKINSON (41) in Will County, Illinois 156 years ago.  (3rd great-grandaunt – paternal)

1919 – Henry HAMMANG died 95 years ago in Minneapolis, Minnesota at 61 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed)

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On This Day … 2 April

1891 – Paul CHESNEY was born 123 years ago in Munger, Michigan to Frank Chesney & Maria BRUIER.

1928 – Magdelina RAASS Rischert died 86 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 82 years old.  (3rd great-grandaunt – maternal)

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On This Day … 1 April

1937 – Katherine SCHRECK Lennemann died 77 years ago in Westphalia, Michigan at 85 years old.  (wife of John LENNEMANN, 1st cousin 5x removed)

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On This Day … 31 March

1904 – George BORDE Jr was born in Plattsburgh, New York 110 years ago.  (husband of Gladys ALLEN, 2nd cousin 3x removed)

1912 – Viola CHESNEY was born in Bay County, Michigan 102 years ago to Joseph Chesney & Elizabeth UTTECH.

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On This Day … 30 March

1944 – William HAMMER died 70 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 56 years old.  (husband of Eulalia KESSLER, 1st cousin 3x removed – maternal)

1976 – Mamie OSTROWSKI Velger died 38 years ago in Detroit (?) at 81 years old.  (great-grandaunt – maternal)

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On This Day … 29 March

1880 – Hannah BITTLES (22) married William BROUILLET (26) in Lemont, Illinois 134 years ago.  (2nd great-grandaunt – paternal)

1915 – John STIMPSON was born 99 years ago in Michigan.  (husband of Blanche HINCKA, 1st cousin 2x removed – paternal)

1958 – Anna KESSLER Thomas died 56 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 82 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed – maternal)

1972 – Clara GRUBBA died 42 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 85 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed – maternal)

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