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On This Day … 7 March

1854 – Elisabetha DEGENFELDER was born in Germany 161 years ago.  (wife of Henry RAASS, 3rd great-granduncle -m)

1883 – Elsie GARLICK was born in Illinois 132 years ago to Joshua Garlick & Catherine HACKETT.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -p)

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On This Day … 6 March

1821 – Eva OSTROWSKI was born in Putzig, Prussia 194 years ago to Casimir Ostrowski & Marianna HERT.  (3rd great-grandaunt – m)

1880 – Elisabeth DEGENFELDER Raass died 135 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 25 years old.  (wife of Henry RAASS, 3rd great-granduncle -m)

1881 – Frank STRNAD was born in Austria 134 years ago to Vaclav Strnad & Anastasia FAITEL.

1895 – Anthony KLEPACZYK (22) married Sophia NOWAK (20) in Detroit, Michigan 120 years ago.

1919 – Anthony BOYKE was born in Detroit, Michigan 96 years ago to Michael Boyke & Julia CIESINSKI.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

1927 – John HILDEBRANDT died 88 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 66 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

1985 – Leo HINCKA died 30 years ago in Rogers City, Michigan at 78 years old.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

1996 – Anthony L. HINCKA died 19 years ago in Posen, Michigan at 87 years old.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

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On This Day … 5 March

1900 – Lucy BUCHKOWSKI was born in Parisville, Michigan 115 years ago to Ignatz Buchkowski & Juliana KWART.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1912 – William RADEMACHER died 103 years ago in Westphalia, Michigan at 71 years old.  (husband of Elizabeth LENNEMANN, 1st cousin 5x removed -m)

1989 – Josephine HINCKA Witkowski died 26 years ago in Rogers City, Michigan at 84 years old.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

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On This Day … 4 March

1849 – Frank CZAPPA was born in Putzig, Prussia 166 years ago.  (husband of Susanna DETTLOFF, 2nd great-grandaunt – p)

1852 –  Katherine SCHRECK was born in Michigan 163 years ago.  (wife of John LENNEMANN, 1st cousin 5x removed – m)

1880 – Frances SOIK was born in Posen, Michigan 135 years ago.  (wife of Joseph HINCKA, great-granduncle -p)

1883 – Mary HAMMANG Jentz died 132 years ago in Fond du Lac, Wisconsin at 34 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed – m)

1897 – George GIBSON was born 118 years ago.  (husband of Vivian SCHULTE, 1st cousin 3x removed – m)

1899 – Frank DURECKI was born 116 years ago.  (husband of Frances HINCKA, 1st cousin 2x removed – p)

1933 – Franklin PETERSON was born in Dearborn Hts, Michigan 82 years ago to Charles Peterson & Theresa LACHOVSKI.  (2nd cousin 2x removed – m)

1975 – Anthony KOLAR died 40 years ago in Redford, Michigan at 84 years old.

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On This Day … 3 March

1865 – Anna Susanna OSTROWSKI was born in Prussia 150 years ago to Anton Ostrowski & Josephine KUTTNI.  (2nd great-grandaunt – m)

1896 – John BALEJA was born in Chicago, Illinois 119 years ago.  (husband of Rosalia KWART, 1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1896 – John KLEPACZYK was born in Detroit, Michigan 119 years ago to Anthony Klepaczyk & Sophia NOWAK.

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On This Day … 2 March

1846 – Magdalena RAASS was born in Austria 169 years ago to Joseph Raass & Anna CONRAD.  (3rd great-grandaunt -m)

1863 – Eva BOYKE Kwart died 152 years ago in Putzig, Prussia at 41 years old.  (3rd great-grandmother -p)

1884 – Martha HINCKA was born in Posen, Michigan 131 years ago to Frank Hincka & Dorothea DETTLOFF.  (great-grandaunt -p)

1898 – Frank WITKOWSKI was born 117 years ago.  (Husband of Josephine HINCKA, 1st cousin 2x removed -p)

1923 – Frank CHESNEY died 92 years ago in Bay County, Michigan at 86 years old.

1924 – Dolores MAZANY was born in Alpena, Michigan 91 years ago.  (wife of Gerald HALLMAN, 1st cousin 2x removed -p)

1935 – Eleanore OSTROWSKI (20) married David OSENTOSKI (27) in Parisville, Michigan 80 years ago.  (great-grandaunt -m)

1974 – Alice BARNES Babcock died 41 years ago in Joliet, Illinois at 67 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1994 – Donald STRNAD died 21 years ago in Grosse Pointe Woods, Michigan at 75 years old.

1997 – Antonette OSTROWSKI Simms died 18 years ago in Macomb County, Michigan at 83 years old.  (1st cousin 2x removed -m)

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On This Day … 1 March

1906 – Albert RISCHERT was born in Michigan 109 years ago to Charles Rischert & Ida LAWRENCE.  (2nd cousin 3x removed – m)

1910 – John DARGA was born in Posen, Michigan 105 years ago to Joseph Darga & Martha HINCKA.  (1st cousin 2x removed – p)

1915 – Joseph KWART was born in Detroit, Michigan 100 years ago to Joseph Kwart & Frances KOZNIACKI  (1st cousin 3x removed – p)

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