On This Day … 11 June

June 11th, 2016 |

1818 – Anton DETTLOFF was born in Putzig, Prussia 198 years ago to George Detlaff and Marianna BUDZISZ.  (3rd great-grandfather -p)

1869 – Frank CHESNEY arrived in New York 147 years ago aboard the Donau.

1903 – Rose RISCHERT (21) married Elton DOUGLAS (26) in Detroit, Michigan 113 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1904 – Mary JACKSON (21) married John STEWART (23) in Kansas 112 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1906 – Marvin DAVIS died 20 years ago in Westland, Michigan at 85 years old.  (husband of Vernice KESSLER, 2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

1923 – Celia PORZONDEK (24) married Anthony TOMASZEWSKI (24) in Detroit, Michigan 93 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1930 – Walter DURECKI was born in Presque Isle, Michigan 86 years ago to Frank Durecki & Frances HINCKA.  (2nd cousin 1x removed -p)

1931 – Anthony HINTZKE died 85 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 65 years old.  (2nd great-granduncle -p)

1938 – Irene JANKOWSKI (21) married Clifford HILDEBRANDT (24) in Owosso, Michigan 78 years ago.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

1967 – Evelyn WEGNER Michalsen died 49 years ago in Elmwood Park, Illinois when she was 50 years old.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

1989 – Norma SEARING Trevino died 27 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 62 years old.

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On This Day … 7 June

June 7th, 2016 |

1852 – The HOENINGHAUSEN family arrived in New York aboard the Landdrost Leitcken 164 years ago.

1886 – August SOIK was born in Posen, Michigan 130 years ago to Anthony Soik & Anna DETTLOFF.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1886 – Henry RAASS married widow Annie GROBOWER in Lucas, Ohio 130 years ago.  (3rd great-granduncle -m)

1888 – Genevieve DALY was born in Detroit, Michigan 128 years ago to Thomas Daly & Clara KESSLER.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1889 – Lulu HEARTT was born in Illinois 127 years ago to Frank Heartt & Eva SINYARD.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1941 – Ermest ZABUDOWSKI (19) married Victoria SHELEST (19) in Detroit, Michigan 75 years ago.

1943 – Raymond HINCKA Sr. was born in Posen, Michigan 73 years ago to Anthony Hincka & Elizabeth ROMEL.  (2nd cousin 1x removed -p)

1947 – Virginia JANKOWSKI (20) married Charles SURIK (24) in Owosso, Michigan 69 years ago.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

1965 – Frank CHESNEY Jr. died 51 years ago in Saginaw, Michigan when he was 80 years old.

1982 – Arthur KRAMER died 34 years ago in Detroit, Michigan when he was 63 years old.  (husband of Helen MILLER, great-aunt -m)

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On This Day … 1 June

June 1st, 2016 |

1885 – Theodore HOENINGHAUSEN (37) married Jennie ROSS (25) in New York 131 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1917 – Johnny HINCKA was born in Posen, Michigan 99 years ago to Anthony Hincka & Cecelia STRZELECKI.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

1920 – Lucille OSTROWSKI was born in Wayne County, Michigan 96 years ago to Anthony OSTROSKE & Emma RUHLMAN.  (1st cousin 2x removed -m)

1922 – Melburn CHESNEY was born in Munger, Michigan 94 years ago to Joseph Chesney & Elizabeth UTTECH.

1929 – Lavern KWART was born in Detroit, Michigan 87 years to John Kwart & Helen WUJSZYK.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

1976 – Elizabeth SCHUMACHER Huhn died 40 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 81 years old.

1988 – Julia OSTROWSKI Herig died 28 years ago in Michigan at 80 years old.  (great-grandaunt -m)

1991 – Robert McCARTY died 25 years ago in Royal Oak, Michigan at 65 years old.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

1994 – Margaret IMHOFF Kleiner died 22 years ago in Grayling, Michigan at 79 years old.  (wife of Adam KLEINER)

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On This Day … 27 May

May 27th, 2016 |

1888 – Cora BROSSMAN was born in Illinois 128 years ago to Jeremiah Brossman & Mary DAVISON.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -p)

1908 – Frederic SCHREIBER was born in Detroit, Michigan 108 years ago to Peter Schreiber & Mary DALY.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

1922 – Ignatius GZELLA died 94 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 81 years old.

1950 – Harold CHESNEY (22) married Mary BECK (20) in Bay City, Michigan 66 years ago.

1975 – Leo HALLMAN died 41 years ago in Warren, Michigan at 64 years old.  (great uncle -p)

1997 – Edwin HODGES died 19 years ago in Florida at 89 years ago.  (husband of Mildred KESSLER, 2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

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On This Day … 22 May

May 22nd, 2016 |

1906 – Rosa CHESNEY (26) married Daniel GRIMES (24) in Saginaw, Michigan 110 years ago.

1912 – Anton KWART died 104 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 44 years old.  (2nd great-granduncle – p)

1919 – Raymond GOULET was born in Bay County, Michigan 97 years ago to Alfred Goulet & Theresa CHESNEY.

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On This Day … 18 May

May 18th, 2016 |

1875 – Franz HINCKA (25) married Dorothea DETTLOFF (29) in Detroit, Michigan 141 years ago.  (2nd great-grandparents – p)

1882 – Frank SINYARD (23) married Mary Ann BITTLES (17) in Lemont, Illinois 134 years ago.  (2nd great-grandparents – p)

1885 – John OSTROWSKI (24) married Elisabeth LACHOVSKI (18) in Detroit, Michigan 131 years ago.  (2nd great-grandparents – m)

1904 – Julia CHESNEY was born in Michigan 112 years ago to Joseph Chesney & Elizabeth UTTECH.

1919 – Virginia SCHULTE was born in Detroit, Michigan 97 years ago to Raymond Schulte & Marie WILLIAMS.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

1924 – Rita BONIKOWSKI was born in Detriot, Michigan 92 years to Joseph Bonikowski & Mary HINTZKE.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

1933 – Frank WITKOWSKI was born in Rogers City, Michigan 83 years ago to Frank Witkowski & Josephine HINCKA.  (2nd cousin 1x removed -p)

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On This Day … 17 May

May 17th, 2016 |

1856 – Mary BRUIER was born in Austria 160 years ago to Charles & Anna Bruier.  (wife of Frank CHESNEY)

1857 – Joseph KOLAR was born in Canada 159 years ago to Joseph Kolar & Anna NOVAK.

1885 – George JACKSON was born in Logan, Kansas 131 years ago to Thomas Jackson & Elizabeth SINYARD.  (1st cousin 3x removed – p)

1923 – Helen HALLMAN was born in Hamtramck, Michigan 93 years ago to Ignatius Hallman & Mary HOMIC.  (2nd cousin 1x removed -p)

1926 – Ida ANDREWS Ricekll died 90 years ago in Nebraska at 60 years old.  (wife of Isaac RICKELL, 1st cousin 4x removed -p)

1932 – Alyce CHESNEY (22) married William LOEBRICH (24) in Midland, Michigan 84 years ago.

1941 – Margaret BARNES Tallman died 75 years ago in Joliet, Illinois at 40 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed – p)

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