On This Day … 15 August

August 15th, 2016 |

CIESINSKI Anthony – 1908, born in Detroit, Michigan 108 years ago to Joseph Ciesinski & Pauline KOSAREK.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

HAYES Ella – 1895, born in Joliet, Illinois 121 years ago to Sylvester Hayes & Mary BRODERICK.  (great-grandaunt -p)

HINCKA Blanche – 1919, born in Rogers City, Michigan 97 years ago to Joseph Hincka & Frances SOIK.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

HINCKA Louis – 1939, born in Posen, Michigan 77 years ago to Anthony Hincka & Elizabeth ROMEL.  (2nd cousin 1x removed -p)

HOENINGHAUSEN Joseph Jr. – 1849, born in Germany 167 years ago to Joseph Hoeninghausen & Susanna KESSLER.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

MILLER Sophie (DeGroff) – 1978, died in New York 38 years ago when she was 65 years old.  (great aunt -m)

MORITZ Emma – 1889, born in Michigan 127 years ago.  (wife of Joseph STRNAD aka STERNAD)

RAASS Joseph – 1815, born in Austria 201 years ago.  (4th great-grandfather -m)  Birthdate is approximate based upon death record.

SENN Mary – 1894, born in Hungary 122 years ago to John Senn & Theresa KRAY.

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On This Day … 27 July

July 27th, 2016 |

DIBENEDETTO Frances – 1935, married Vincent ARINI in Detroit, Michigan 81 years ago.

DOMBROWSKY Dorothea – 1869, born in Putzig, Prussia 147 years ago to Anton Dombrowski & Constantia BOYKE.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

HERIG Arthur – 1958, died 58 years ago when he was 59 years old.  (husband of Julia OSTROWSKI, great-grandaunt -m)

KESSLER John – 1871, married Katherine CLEMENS in Detroit, Michigan 145 years ago.  (2nd great-granduncle -m)

MEYERS August – 1923, died in Joliet, Illinois 93 years ago when he was 63 years old.  (husband of Margaret BITTLES, 2nd great-grandaunt -p)

MILLER Joseph – 1881, born in Austria 135 years ago.  (great-grandfather -m)

OSTROWSKI August – 1904, died in Detroit Michigan 112 years ago when he was 28 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

SOIK Alfred – 1995, died in Belleville, Michigan 21 years ago when he was 73 years old.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

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On This Day … 10 July

July 10th, 2016 |

ASCHMANN Catharina – 1814, married Franz BRUEGGEMANN in Kirchveischede, Germany 202 years ago.  (4th great-grandaunt -m)

Darga Josephine PLATT – 1944, died 72 years ago in Detroit, Michigan when she was 61 years old.  (wife of Anton DARGA, 1st cousin 3x removed -p)

DeGROFF Clarence  – 1902, born in Rochester, New York 114 years ago.  (husband of Sophie MILLER, grandaunt -m)

GODSON Reuben – 1885, born in Illinois 131 years ago to Thomas Godson & Ellen SHINS.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -p)

HALLMAN Anton – 1870, married Henrietta KREFT in Putzig, Prussia 146 years ago  (2nd great-grandfather -p)

HALLMAN Ignatius – 1899, born in Metz, Michigan 117 years ago to Joseph Hallman & Dorothy DURECKI.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

HASKE Bernard – 1914, born in Michigan 102 years ago to John Haske & Rose HALLMAN.  (2nd cousin 1x removed -p)

HINCKA Anthony – 1929, married Elizabeth ROMEL in Presque Isle, Michigan 87 years ago.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

UTTECH John – 1849, born in Prussia 167 years ago to Mr. Uttech & Louise WITT.

WEGNER Edward – 1914, born in Illinois 102 years ago to Edward Wegner & Sarah KIRK.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

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On This Day … 20 June

June 20th, 2016 |

1878 – Mary BITTLES was born in Grafton, Illinois 138 years ago to Samuel Bittles & Lydia HODGES.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

1884 – Antoinette HAMMANG was born in Detroit, Michigan 132 years ago to Matthew Hammang & Mary SPECHT.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -m)

1895 – Edward KLEPACZYK was born in Detroit, Michigan 121 years ago to Joseph Klepaczyk & Annie KONIECZNY.

1898 – Edward KWART was born in Detroit, Michigan 118 years ago to Joseph Kwart & Frances KOZNIACKI.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1907 – Albert RAASS (31) married Augusta ZIEGELMAN (22) in Monroe, Michigan 109 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1930 – John HAMMANG died 86 years ago  in St. Paul, Minnesota at 85 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1930 – Magdalena SCHUMACHER Stern died 86 years ago in Trenton, New Jersey when she was 54 years old.

1933 – Edward RATHBONE died 83 years ago in Oregon at 68 years old.  (husband of Margaret BITTLES, 1st cousin 4x removed -p)

1962 – Richard HINCKA died 54 years ago in Alpena, Michigan when he was 28 years old.  (2nd cousin 1x removed -p)

1970 – Bessie GORSKI Miller died 46 years ago in Detroit, Michigan when she was 78 years old.  (great-grandmother -m)

1991 – Bertha TRICOLI Schulte died 25 years ago in Hamilton, Ohio.  (wife of Lee SCHULTE, 2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

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On This Day … 10 June

June 10th, 2016 |

1888 – Joseph HANSON died 128 years ago in St. Ignace, Michigan at 27 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1896 – Ella HOENINGHAUSEN (22) married Hebert CHENEY (24) in Detroit, Michigan 120 years ago.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -m)

1909 – Joseph STERNAD (23) married Emma MORTIZ (19) in Detroit, Michigan 107 years ago.

1911 – Florian HALLMAN was born in Metz, Michigan 105 years ago to Joseph Hallman & Dorothy DURECKI.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

1952 – Clara HOENINGHAUSEN Mueller died in Detroit, Michigan 64 years ago at 79 years old.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -m)

1962 – Anthony PORZONDEK died 54 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 66 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1983 – Clarence DEGROFF died 33 years ago in Portville, New York when he was 80 years old.  (husband of Sophie MILLER, great aunt -m)

1994 – August ORZEL died 22 years ago in Rogers City, Michigan when he was 93 years old.  (husband of Mary HALLMAN, great aunt -p)

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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 … 29 May

May 29th, 2016 |

1908 – John KOLAR died 108 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 66 years old.

1918 – Alice SCHULTE died 98 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 4 years old.  (grandaunt – m)

1929 – Pauline HINTZKE (18) married Francis SZCZEPANIAK (27) in Detroit, Michigan 87 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed – p)

1932 – Mary WILLEY Gilbert died 84 years ago in Muskegon, Michigan at 71 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed – p)

1937 – August SCHULTE (24) married Stella MILLER (22) in Detroit, Michigan 79 years ago.  (grandparents -m)

1947 – Russel KLINKHAMMER (26) married Virginia PINGEL (19) in Mt. Clemens, Michigan 69 years ago.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

1983 – Stanley BARKUME died 33 years ago in Royal Oak, Michigan at 72 years old.  (husband of Irene WITZLING, 2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

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