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On This Day … 24 August

1874 – Joseph HOENINGHAUSEN Jr. (25) married Hattie KNICKBEIN (25) in Detroit, Michigan 140 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1883 – Sister Emma CHESNEY was born in Merrit, Michigan 131 years ago to Frank Chesney & Mary BRUIER.

1921 – John A. SINYARD (18) married Lillian KENYON (17) in O’Brien, Iowa 93 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

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On This Day … 23 August

1894 – Frank BUCHKOWSKI was born in Parisville, Michigan 120 years ago to Ignatz Buchkowski & Juliana KWART.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1898 – Lillian BORK was born in Detroit, Michigan 116 years ago.  (wife of John KOLAR)

1937 – Irene GARLICK Baltz died 77 years ago in Troy, Illinois at 50 years old.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -p)

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On This Day … 22 August

1892 – Anna LISKA was born in Detroit, Michigan 122 years ago to Frank Liska & Eva KWART.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1980 – Albert KLEBBA Jr. died 34 years ago in Grosse Pointe, Michigan at 77 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

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On This Day … 21 August

1898 – Martin OSTROWSKI died 116 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 67 years old.  (3rd great-granduncle -m)

1899 – Wright J. GARLICK (25) married Elizabeth JOHNSON (16) in Will County, Illinois 115 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

1911 – Anthony HALLMAN married Clara SYZMANSKI in Metz, Michigan 103 years ago.  (great-granduncle -p)

1915 – Marie SCHUMAKER (21) married Martin LEBITCH (28) in Detroit, Michigan 99 years ago.

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On This Day … 20 August

1895 – James KETTERING was born 119 years ago in California to Harris Kettering & Matilda BITTLES.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -p)

1897 – Frank MODRZYNSKI was born in Posen, Michigan 117 years ago.  (husband of Frances DARGA, 1st cousin 2x removed -m)

1922 – Bernard HALLMAN was born 92 years ago in Detroit, Michigan to Anthony Hallman & Clara SYZMANSKI.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

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On This Day … 18 August

1876 – Mathias KESSLER died 138 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 22 years old.  (2nd great-granduncle -m)

1879 – Ludwig STRNAD was born in Austria 135 years ago to Vaclav Strnad & Anastasia FAITEL.

1902 – Frances HINCKA was born in Presque Isle, Michigan 112 years ago to Joseph Hincka & Frances SOIK.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

1947 – Elizabeth REILLY Hayes died 67 years ago in Joliet, Illinois at 68 years old.  (wife of William HAYES, great-granduncle -p)

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On This Day … 17 August

1875 – Agnes CHESNEY was born in Bay County, Michigan 139 years ago to Frank Chesney & Louisa SCHROEDER.

1889 – Peter NADEAU Jr. was born in Detroit, Michigan 125 years ago.  (husband of Loretta SCHULTE, great-grandaunt -m)

1892 – Agnes CHESNEY died 122 years ago in Merritt, Michigan on her 17th birthday.

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