Archive for the ‘Hayes’ Category

On This Day … 19 June

1845 – Charlotte Robinson was born in Welton le Wold, England 168 years ago to George Robinson & Ann Sinyard.  (1st cousin 4x removed)

1863 – John Barnes I died 150 years ago in Lemont, Illinois.  He was 37 years old.

1886 – Henry Hammang (28) married Katie Winter (24) in Minnesota 127 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed)

1894 – John Linwood Anchor was born in Detroit, Michigan 119 years ago.  (1st husband of Loretta Schulte, great-grandaunt)

1894 – Roy Velger was born 119 years ago in Detroit, Michigan.  (husband of Mamie Ostrowski, great-grandaunt)

1905 – Elizabeth Raass (25) married John Allen (23) in Fulton County, Ohio 108 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed)

1912 – Stewart Sinyard (26) married Mary Hayes (25) in Joliet, Illinois 101 years ago.  (great-grandparents)

1914 – Margaret McCarty was born in Detroit, Michigan 99 years ago to John McCarty & Ada Kessler.  (2nd cousin 2x removed)

1921 – Beatrice McCarty was born in Detroit, Michigan 92 years ago to John McCarty & Ada Kessler.  (2nd cousin 2x removed)

1952 -  Joseph Kwart died 61 years ago in Detroit, Michigan.  He was 78 years old.  (2nd great-granduncle)

1953 – Joseph Hincka died 60 years ago in Alpena, Michigan.  He was 51 years old.  (1st cousin 2x removed)

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On This Day … 12 June

1851 – August Hoeninghausen was born in Germany 162 years ago to Joseph Hoeninghausen & Susanna Kessler.  (1st cousin 4x removed)

1852 – Suzanne Dettloff was born in Putzig, Prussia 161 years ago to Anton Dettloff & Constantia Klein.  (2nd great-grandaunt)

1895 – Lloyd Renaud was born in Detroit, Michigan 118 years ago.  (husband of Eleanor Schulte, 1st cousin 3x removed)

1897 – Zygmunt Nowak was born in Michigan 116 years ago.  (husband of greataunt, Martha Hallman)

1932 – Anna Detlaff Soik died 81 years ago in Alpena, Mchigan.  She was 70 years old.  (2nd great-grandaunt)

1941 – Kathryn Hayes Mccraney died 72 years ago in Joliet, Illinois.  She was 64 years old.  (great-grandaunt)

1952 – Walter Hoeninghausen died 61 years ago in Detroit, Michigan.  He was 82 years old.  (2nd cousin 3x removed)

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On This Day … 4 June

1892 – James Reardon was born in Chicago, Illinois 121 years ago.  (husband of Ella Hayes, great-grandaunt)

1901 – Ida Hoeninghausen (28) married Robert Reinhart (60) in Windsor, Ontario, Canada 112 years ago.  (2nd cousin 3x removed)

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On This Day … 21 October

1900 – Sylvester Hayes died 113 years ago in Joliet, Illinois at 53 years old.  (2nd great-grandfather)

1918 – Geraldine Chesney was born in Munger, Michigan 95 years ago to Joseph Chesney & Elizabeth Uttech.

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Sympathy Saturday – Sylvester Hayes


Sylvester Hayes died of tuberculosis at 53 years old.  He was an Irish immigrant, and married his wife in Ohio before ending up in Illinois.  His wife Mary died 2 months after him, supposedly of the same thing, and left 8 children orphaned.  The oldest son, William, took care of his younger siblings.  Sylvester rests in an unmarked resting spot in Mt. Olivet Cemetery in Joliet, Illinois.

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