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On This Day … 25 April

1805 – Frank SCHULTE was born in Deutmecke, Germany 210 years ago to Franz Schulte & Elisabeth RADEMACHER.  (4th great-grandfather – m)

1909 – Anna HINCKA was born in Presque Isle, Michigan 106 years ago to Joseph Hincka & Frances SOIK.  (1st cousin 2x removed – p)

1916 – Elizabeth JOHNSON Garlick died 99 years ago in Lockport, Illinois at 32 years old.  (wife of Wright GARLICK, 1st cousin 4x removed – p)

1921 – Frances DARGA (18) married Frank MODRZYNSKI (23) in Posen, Michigan 94 years ago.  (1st cousin 2x removed – p)

1931 – Genevieve HINCKA was born in Presque Isle, Michigan 84 years ago to Anthony Hincka & Elizabeth ROMEL.  (2nd cousin 1x removed -p)

1936 – Helen KLINKHAMMER (21) married Herman MAYER (24) in Detroit, Michigan 79 years ago.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

1963 – Anthony SOIK Jr. died 52 years ago in Posen, Michigan at 74 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed – p)

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On This Day … 24 April

1857 – Otto PEACH was born in Germany 158 years ago.  (husband of Emma HANSON, 1st cousin 4x removed – m)

1899 – Vivian SCHULTE was born in Detroit, Michigan 116 years ago to Albert Schulte & Marguerite POWER.  (1st cousin 3x removed – m)

1906 – James E. BITTLES died 109 years ago in Lemont, Illinois at 78 years old.  (3rd great-granduncle – p)

1937 – Emma HANSON Peach died 78 years ago in St. Ignace, Michigan at 78 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed – m)

1940 – Frank LENNEMANN died 75 years ago in Westphalia, Michigan at 63 years old.  (2nd cousin 4x removed – m)

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On This Day … 23 April

1843 – Peter HAMMANG was born in Detroit, Michigan 172 years ago to Nicholas Hammang & Catharina ASSMANN.  (1st cousin 4x removed – m)

1861 – Edward SINYARD died 154 years ago in Louth, England at 19 years old.  (3rd great-granduncle -p)

1871 – Peter HAMMANG (29) married Emma LAUDERBACH (29) in Fond du Lac, Wisconsin 144 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed – m)

1924 – Leonard DARGA was born in Presque Isle, Michigan 91 years ago to Joseph Darga & Martha HINCKA.  (1st cousin 2x removed – p)

1950 – Gertrude CIESINSKI Chapman died 65 years ago Detroit, Michigan at 38 years ago.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

1956 – Frances SOIK Hincka died 59 years ago in Posen, Michigan at 76 years old.  (wife of Joseph HINCKA, great-granduncle -p)

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On This Day … 22 April

1903 – Alfred HECK was born 112 years ago.  (husband of Matilda HINCKA, 1st cousin 2x removed – p)

1907 – Mildred CALAMIA was born in New York 108 years ago.  (wife of Bernard HALLMAN, great-uncle – p)

1911 – Albert STRNAD was born 104 years ago to Ludwig Strnad & Anna KLEPACZYK.

1928 – Hattie KNICKBEIN Hoeninghausen died 87 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 79 years old.  (wife of Joseph HOENINGHAUSEN, 1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1967 – Emma BARTON Raass died 48 years ago in Wayne County, Michigan at 91 years old.  (wife of Albert RAASS, 1st cousin 4x removed -m)

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On This Day … 21 April

1868 – Helena BRANDT (30) married Charles RINKE (24) in Detroit, Michigan 147 years ago.  (widow of Francis SCHULTE, 3rd great-granduncle – m)

1869 – William SINYARD was born in Michigan 146 years ago to John Sinyard & Eliza GARLICK.  (2nd great-granduncle – p)

1918 – Ella HAYES Reardon died 97 years ago in Joliet, Illinois at 22 years old.  (great-grandaunt – p)

1920 – Vivian SCHULTE (20) married George GIBSON (23) in Detroit, Michigan 95 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed – m)

1946 – Edward OSTROWSKI died 69 years ago in Saint Petersburg, Florida at 40 years old.  (great-granduncle – m)

1951 – Elizabeth BITTLES Barnes died 64 years ago in Will County, Illinois at 84 years old.  (2nd great-grandaunt – p)

1963 – Frances KARSCHNIA Ostrowski-Susalla died 52 years ago in Bad Axe, Michigan at 83 years old.  (wife of John OSTROWSKI, 2nd great-grandfather – m)

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On This Day … 20 April

1853 – Members of the BITTLES family arrived in New York aboard the Screamer.

1908 – Margaret SINYARD (19) married Joseph BROWN (37) in Chicago, Illinois 107 years ago.  (great-grandaunt – p)

1919 – Lillian EPPLEY was born 96 years ago.  (wife of Arthur LACHOVSKI, 1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1920 – Clara PIOSKOWSKI Liska died 95 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 29 years old.  (wife of Anton LISKA, 1st cousin 3x removed – p)

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On This Day … 19 April

1873 – Anton DETTLOFF arrived in New York with his family aboard the Carl.  (3rd great-grandfather -p)

1873 – Frank HINCKA arrived in New York aboard the Carl.  (2nd great-grandfather -p)

1874 – Elisabeth OSTROWSKI was born in Prussia 141 years ago to August Ostrowski & Anna SCHMIDT.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1875 – Mathias ASSMANN died 140 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 89 years old.  (4th great-grandfather – m)

1885 – Mary HILDEBRANDT Kulwicka died 130 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 20 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

1913 – Mary SENN (18) married Anton KLEINER (23) in Detroit, Michigan 102 years ago.

1923 – Joseph LACHOVSKI (30) married Dorothy HEMENWAY (20) in Detroit, Michigan 92 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1924 – Donald CHESNEY was born in Munger, Michigan 91 years ago to Joseph Chesney & Elizabeth UTTECH.

1928 – Frank KUTTNI died 87 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 74 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed – m)

1944 – Joseph BITTLES died 71 years ago in O’Fallon, Illinois at 76 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed – p)

1992 – Lawrence SCHULTE died 23 years ago in Palm Beach, Florida at 82 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

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