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On This Day … 7 April

1894 – Julia LISKA was born in Detroit, Michigan 122 years ago to Frank Liska & Eva KWART.  (1st cousin 3x removed – p)

1909 – Agnes KIRK (20) married William CLINE (21) in Chicago, Illinois 107 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed – p)

1922 – John CIESINSKI died 94 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 83 years old.  (husband of Christina KWART, 2nd great-grandaunt – p)

1927 – Charles OLDFIELD died 89 years ago in Joliet, Illinois at 61 years old.  (husband of Rose SINYARD, 2nd great-grandaunt – p)

1960 – Minnie BARNOSKY Kessler died 56 years ago in Florida at 73 years old.  (wife of Edmund KESSLER, 1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1972 – Alfred CHESNEY died 44 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 64 years old.

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On This Day … 6 April

1865 – Elisabeth SCHULTE Lennemann died 151 years ago in Westphalia, Michigan at 57 years old.  (4th great-grandaunt -m)

1872 – Elizabeth ESSERT was born in Hungary 144 years ago.

1906 – Joseph DARGA was born in Detroit, Michigan 110 years ago to August Darga & Celia KUPC.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

1982 – Frank HIRSCH died 34 years ago in Detroit, Michigan when he was 76 years old.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -m)

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On This Day … 5 April

1826 – Josephina KUTTNY was born 190 years ago in Putzig, Prussia to Lorenz Kuttny & Marianna MEYER.  (3rd-greatgrandmother -m)

1893 – Martha KWART was born in Detroit, Michigan 123 years ago to Anton Kwart & Rose REINHAARDT.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1903 – Thelma FISHER was born in Ohio 113 years ago to Andrew Fisher & Wilhelmina RAASS.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -m)

1904 – Edward BOYKE was born in Detroit, Michigan 112 years ago to Michael Boyke & Julia CIESINSKI.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

1923 – Louis WILSON died 93 years ago in Lockport, Illinois at 35 years old.  (husband of Mary GARLICK, 1st cousin 4x removed -p)

1956 – Mary HAYES Sinyard died 60 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 69 years old.  (great-grandmother -p)

1972 – Mary DERRO Klebba died 44 years ago in Southfield, Michigan at 79 years old.  (wife of Albert KLEBBA, 1st cousin 3x removed -m)

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On This Day … 4 April

1880 – Anna HINCKA was born in Posen, Michigan 136 years ago to Frank Hincka & Dorothea DETTLOFF.  (great-grandmother – p)

1897 – Stephen STERN was born in Hungary 119 years ago to Andrew Stern & Magdalena SCHUMACHER.

1913 – Antonette OSTROWSKI was born in Detroit, Michigan 103 years ago to Anthony Ostrowski & Emma RUHLMAN.  (1st cousin 2x removed – m)

1914 – Harry HALLMAN was born in Metz, Michigan 102 years ago to John Hallman & Proxida FILIPIAK.  (1st cousin 2x removed – p)

1915 – Helen KLINKHAMER was born in Detroit, Michigan 101 years to Anthony Klinkhamer & Clementine KESSLER.  (2nd cousin 2x removed – m)

1917 – Thomas BITTLES died 99 years ago in Chicago, Illinois at 69 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed – p)

1923 – Anthony PRAIN Jr. (29) married Clara LUTZ (29) in Detroit, Michigan 93 years ago.  (2nd cousin 3x removed – p)

1926 – Robert McCARTY was born in Michigan 90 years ago to John McCarty & Ada KESSLER.  (2nd cousin 2x removed – m)

1930 – John BITTLES died 86 years ago in Swansea, Illinois at 63 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed – p)

1999 – Jacqueline STRATTON Heads died 17 years ago in Howell, Michigan at 70 years old.  (2nd cousin 2x removed – p)

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On This Day … 3 April

1854 – Susanna HINCKA was born in Prussia 162 years ago to Anton Hincka & Marianna HILDEBRANDT.  (2nd great-grandaunt – p)

1858 – Mary GARLICK (34) married Joseph HOPKINSON (41) in Will County, Illinois 158 years ago.  (3rd great-grandaunt – p)

1919 – Henry HAMMANG died 97 years ago in Minneapolis, Minnesota at 61 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1920 – Martin OSTROWSKI died 96 years ago in Detroit, Michigan when he was 59 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1991 – Leo DARGA died 25 years ago in Detroit, Michigan when he was 71 years old.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

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On This Day … 2 April

1891 – Paul CHESNEY was born 125 years ago in Munger, Michigan to Frank Chesney & Maria BRUIER.

1896 – George MORAN was born in Chicago, Illinois 120 years ago to Henry Moran & Hannah BITTLES.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1928 – Magdelina RAASS Rischert died 88 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 82 years old.  (3rd great-grandaunt – m)

1936 – Stephen DARGA was born in Alpena, Michigan 80 years ago to Philip Darga & Martha HINCKA.  (2nd cousin 1x removed -p)

1955 – Elizabeth BARNES Button died 61 years ago in Joliet, Illinois at 59 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1971 – Rose BARTON Darga died 45 years ago in Alpena, Michigan at 62 years old.  (wife of Joseph DARGA Jr, 1st cousin 2x removed -p)

1991 – Elizabeth BOYKE Wichorek died 25 years ago in Dearborn, Michigan at 83 years old.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

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On This Day … 1 April

1903 – William JACKSON (26) married Jessie DAVISON (16) in Logan, Kansas 113 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1937 – Katherine SCHRECK Lennemann died 79 years ago in Westphalia, Michigan at 85 years old.  (wife of John LENNEMANN, 1st cousin 5x removed -m)

1976 – Genevieve DALY Mathews died 40 years ago in Clinton Township, Michigan at 87 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

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