Archive for the ‘Kirk’ Category

On This Day … 30 August

1869 – Louisa & baby Paul CHESNEY arrived in New York aboard the Hansa 146 years ago to join her husband Frank.

1893 – Thomas MORAN was born in Chicago, Illinois 122 years ago to Henry Moran & Hannah BITTLES.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1908 – Rose BARTON was born in Michigan 107 years ago.  (wife of John DARGA, 1st cousin 2x removed -p)

1940 – Pauline KOSAREK Ciesinski died 75 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 60 years old.  (wife of Joseph CIESINSKI, 1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1941 – Bruno HILDEBRANDT (28) married Maria MacElt (27) in Detroit, Michigan 74 years ago.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -p)

1962 – Charles WEGNER died 53 years ago in Wisconsin at 70 years old.  (husband of Margaret KIRK, 1st cousin 3x removed -p

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On This Day … 9 August

1866 – Magdalena RAASS (20) married Charles RISCHERT (22) in Detroit, Michigan 149 years ago.  (3rd great-grandaunt -m)

1876 – Elton DOUGLAS was born in Michigan 139 years ago.  (husband of Rose RISCHERT, 1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1889 – Christina HILDEBRANDT Dettloff died 126 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 31 years old.  (wife of Joseph DETTLOFF, 2nd great-granduncle -p)

1896 – August F. SCHULTE Jr. died 119 years ago  in Grosse Pointe, Michigan at 33 years old.  (2nd great-grandfather -m)

1912 – August E. SCHULTE was born in Detroit, Michigan 103 years ago to Edmund Schulte & Lillian OSTROWSKI.  (grandfather -m)

1920 – Charles KEATING died 95 years ago in Chicago, Illinois at 38 years old.  (husband of Hannah KIRK, 1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1921 – Roman CIESINSKI was born in Detroit, Michigan 94 years ago to August Ciesinski & Frances BYDLOWSKI.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

1976 – Edward THOMAS died 39 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 63 years old.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

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On This Day … 4 August

1904 – Esther HIMES was born in Michigan 111 years ago.  (wife of Albert SCHULTE Jr., 1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1914 – Mary KEATING was born in Chicago, Illinois 101 years ago to Charles Keating & Hannah KIRK.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

1919 – Edward LACHOVSKI (25) married Florence PETERSON (25) in Detroit, Michigan 96 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1928 – Elisabeth OSTROWSKI Rebank died 87 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 70 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1993 – Heinz BOEHNKE died 22 years ago in California at 75 years old.  (husband of Mildred VELGER, 1st cousin 2x removed -m)

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On This Day … 10 July

1814 – Catharina ASSMANN (24) married Franz BRUEGGEMANN (33) in Kirchveischede, Germany 201 years ago.  (4th great-grandaunt -m)

1849 – John UTTECH was born in Prussia 166 years ago to Louise Witt and Mr. Uttech.

1870 – Anton HALLMAN (36) married Henrietta KREFT (26) in Putzig, Prussia 145 years ago  (2nd great-grandfather and his first wife -p)

1885 – Reuben GODSON was born in Illinois 130 years ago to Thomas Godson & Ellen SHINS.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -p)

1899 – Ignatius HALLMAN was born in Metz, Michigan 116 years ago to Joseph Hallman & Dorothy DURECKI.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

1902 – Clarence DeGROFF was born in Rochester, New York 113 years ago.  (husband of Sophie MILLER, grandaunt -m)

1914 – Bernard HASKE was born in Michigan 101 years ago to John Haske & Rose HALLMAN.  (2nd cousin 1x removed -p)

1914 – Edward WEGNER was born in Illinois 101 years ago to Edward Wegner & Sarah KIRK.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

1929 – Anthony HINCKA (20) married Elizabeth ROMEL (16) in Presque Isle, Michigan 86 years ago.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

1944 – Josephine PLATT Darga died 71 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 61 years old.  (wife of Anton DARGA, 1st cousin 3x removed -p)

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On This Day … 18 April

1868 – Joseph BITTLES was born in Lemont, Illinois 147 years ago to Samuel Bittles & Lydia HODGES.  (1st cousin 4x removed – p)

1872 – Anna HANSON (18) married William KAUTHEN (27) in Delta, Michigan 143 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed – m)

1888 – August HOENINGHAUSEN (36) married Emily HEINEMAN (28) in Ontario, Canada 127 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed – m)

1898 – Patrick KIRK died 117 years ago in Chicago, Illinois at 54 years old.  (husband of Jane BITTLES, 2nd great-grandaunt – p)

1921 – Frances HINCKA (18) married Frank DURECKI (22) in Rogers City, Michigan 94 years ago  (1st cousin 2x removed – p)

1938 – Dorothy DARGA Konwinski died 77 years ago in Alpena, Michigan at 25 years old.  (1st cousin 2x removed – p)

1995 – Albert PURGIEL died 20 years ago in Alpena, Michigan at 84 years old.  (husband of Helen HINCKA, 1st cousin 2x removed -p)

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On This Day … 7 April

1894 – Julia LISKA was born in Detroit, Michigan 121 years ago to Frank Liska & Eva KWART.  (1st cousin 3x removed – p)

1909 – Agnes KIRK (20) married William CLINE (21) in Chicago, Illinois 106 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed – p)

1922 – John CIESINSKI died 93 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 83 years old.  (husband of Christina KWART, 2nd great-grandaunt – p)

1927 – Charles OLDFIELD died 88 years ago in Joliet, Illinois at 61 years old.  (husband of Rose SINYARD, 2nd great-grandaunt – p)

1960 – Minnie BARNOSKY Kessler died 55 years ago in Florida at 73 years old.  (wife of Edmund KESSLER, 1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1972 – Alfred CHESNEY died 43 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 64 years old.

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On This Day … 2 April

1882 – Charles KEATING was born in Chicago, Illinois 133 years ago.  (husband of Hannah KIRK, 1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1891 – Paul CHESNEY was born 124 years ago in Munger, Michigan to Frank Chesney & Maria BRUIER.

1910 – John DIETLIN was born in Rogers City, Michigan 105 years ago.  (husband of Mary DARGA, 1st cousin 2x removed -p)

1928 – Magdelina RAASS Rischert died 87 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 82 years old.  (3rd great-grandaunt – m)

1955 – Elizabeth BARNES Button died 60 years ago in Joliet, Illinois at 59 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1971 – Rose BARTON Darga died 44 years ago in Alpena, Michigan at 62 years old.  (wife of Joseph DARGA Jr, 1st cousin 2x removed -p)

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