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 … 2 June

June 2nd, 2016 |

1857 – Adolph HOENINGHAUSEN was born in Detroit, Michigan 159 years ago to Joseph Hoeninghausen & Susanna KESSLER.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1883 – Anna OSTROWSKI was born in Germany 133 years ago to August Ostrowski & Anna SCHMIDT.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1893 – Edward SINYARD was born in Ramah, Colorado 123 years ago to Frank Sinyard & Mary Ann BITTLES.  (great-granduncle -p)

1916 – Florence BROWN was born in Lemont, Illinois 100 years ago to Edward Brown and Mary SINYARD.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

1920 – Estella BOOLS (27) married John PETERS (27) in Chicago, Illinois 96 years ago.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -p)

1926 – Russell STRNAD (19) married Margaret FICK (18) in Detroit, Michigan 90 years ago.

1934 – Gertrude HAMMANG Hower died 82 years ago in Northfield, Minnesota at 72 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1942 – Joseph UTTECH died 74 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 65 years old.

1997 – Albert RISCHERT died 19 years ago in Southgate, Michigan at 91 years old.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -m)

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On This Day … 28 May

May 28th, 2016 |

1879 – Ann BARNES (21) married Thomas REID (24) in Chicago, Illinois 137 years ago.

1903 – Martha HINTZKE was born in Detroit, Michigan 113 years ago to Anthony Hintzke & Martha PORZONDEK.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1918 – Charles GIBNEY died 98 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 32 years old.  (husband of Ida KESSLER, 1st cousin 3x removed – m)

1936 – Jeremiah BROSSMAN died 80 years ago in Chicago, Illinois at 75 years old.  (husband of Mary DAVISON, 1st cousin 4x removed – p)

1971 – Lawrence MOQUIN died 45 years ago in Huntington Woods, Michigan at 64 years old.  (husband of Anna SCHUMACHER)

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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 … 25 May

May 25th, 2016 |

1921 – Thomas MORAN (27) married Lillian SCHOBER (24) in Cook County, Illinois 95 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1935 – Vern HALLMAN was born in Detroit, Michigan 81 years to Barney Hallman & Mildred CALAMIA.  (1st cousin 1x removed -p)

1944 – Geraldine QUALLMAN (37) married Robert BIRD (43) in Cook County, Michigan 72 years ago.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

1949 – Charles A. SCHULTE died 67 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 76 years old.  (2nd great-granduncle – m)

1955 – Walter GAMEL died 61 years ago in Colorado at 67 years old.  (husband of Dora KESSLER, 1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1971 – Arthur PARENT died 45 years ago in Michigan at 75 years old.  (husband of Theresa LACHOVSKI, 1st cousin 3x removed -m)

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On This Day … 24 May

May 24th, 2016 |

1904 – Joseph PRIEBA (21) married Elizabeth KLEBBA (24) in Detroit, Michigan 112 years ago.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -p)

1905 – Charles SROCK Jr. was born in Detroit, Michigan 111 years to Charles Srock & Marianna DARGA.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

1928 – Elwin HARNSTROM was born in Chicago, Illinois 88 years ago to Sigurd Harnstrom & Sarah KIRK.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

1929 – Edward HINCKA was born in Presque Isle, Michigan 87 years to Leo Hincka & Josephine SZCZEROWSKI.  (2nd cousin 1x removed -p)

1933 – Peter SCHREIBER died 83 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 51 years old.  (husband of Mary DALY, 1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1965 – Raymond BUTTON Jr. died 51 years ago in Joliet, Illinois at 61 years old.  (husband of Elizabeth BARNES, 1st cousin 3x removed -p)

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