On This Day … 10 August

August 10th, 2016 |

BITTLES Margaret – 1918, born in Lemont, Illinois 98 years ago to James Bittles II and Bertha PIERCE.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -p)

BUCHKOWSKI Ophelia – 1876, born in Prussia 140 years ago.  (wife of Bernard OSTROWSKI, 1st cousin 4x removed -m)

DARGA Frances (Modrzynski) – 1969, died in Rogers City, Michigan 47 years ago when she was 66 years old.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

DIBENEDETTO Alexander – 1916, born in Detroit, Michigan 100 years ago to Vincenzo DiBenedetto & Josephine VITALI.

GRUBBA Mary (Sheridan) – 1942, died in Detroit, Michigan 74 years ago when she was 56 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

HOFFE Mary – 1874, born in Detroit, Michigan 169 years ago.  (wife of Theodore SCHULTE, 3rd great-granduncle -m)

HOWER Clinton – 1886, born in Rice county, Minnesota 130 years ago to Frank Hower & Gertrude HAMMANG.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -m)

KESSLER August John – 1868, born in Detroit, Michigan 148 years ago to Christopher Kessler & Anna Mary ASCHMANN.  (2nd great-granduncle -m)

POWER Marguerite -1878,  born in Ontario, Canada 138 years ago.  (wife of Albert SCHULTE, 2nd great-granduncle -m)

PRAIN John – 1921, married Myrtle MOUSER in Detroit, Michigan 95 years ago.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -m)

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On This Day … 21 May

May 21st, 2016 |

1904 – Mildred KESSLER was born in Detroit, Michigan 112 years ago to Edmund Kessler & Minnie BARNOSKY.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

1906 – Jesse OLDFIELD was born in Illinois 110 years ago to Charles Oldfield & Rose SINYARD.  (1st cousin 3x removed – p)

1913 – Robert REINHART died 103 years ago in Ypsilanti, Michigan at 72 years old.  (husband of Ida HOENINGHAUSEN, 2nd cousin 3x removed – m)

1926 – Mary KOLAR Bilkovsky died 90 years ago in Southfield, Michigan at 79 years old.

1946 – Mary JACKSON Stewart died 70 years ago in Atwood, Kansas at 65 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed – p)

1983 – Irene SOCK Hallman died 33 years ago in San Bernardino, California at 73 years old.  (wife of Edward HALLMAN, 1st cousin 2x removed – p)

1990 – Joseph GRUBBA Jr. died 26 years ago in Macomb County, Michigan at 76 years old.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

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On This Day … 29 March

March 29th, 2016 |

1873 – The KLEPACZYK family arrived in New York aboard the S.S. Weser.

1880 – Hannah BITTLES (22) married William BROUILLET (26) in Lemont, Illinois 136 years ago.  (2nd great-grandaunt – p)

1917 – Edward BERGMANN was born in Detroit, Michigan 99 years ago to Henry Bergmann & Julia SOIK.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

1958 – Anna KESSLER Thomas died 58 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 82 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed – m)

1972 – Clara GRUBBA died 44 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 85 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed – m)

1978 – Joseph DARGA Jr. died 38 years ago in Alpena, Michigan at 70 years old.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

1986 – David HALLMAN died 30 years ago in Superior, Michigan at 69 years old.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

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On This Day … 19 March

March 19th, 2016 |

1889 – Edmund SCHULTE was born in Detroit, Michigan 127 years ago to August Schulte & Mary KESSLER.  (great-grandfather – m)

1906 – Alice BARNES was born in Joliet, Illinois 110 years ago to John Barnes & Elizabeth BITTLES.  (1st cousin 3x removed – p)

1917 – Josephine MILLER was born in New York 99 years ago to Joseph Miller & Bessie GORSKI.  (grandaunt – m)

1919 – Germain HAMMANG died 97 years ago in Iowa at 41 years old.  (2nd cousin 3x removed – m)

1926 – Jane BITTLES Kirk died 90 years ago in Chicago, Illinois at 73 years old.  (2nd great-grandaunt – p)

1926 – Margaret KIRK Wegner died 90 years ago in Chicago, Illinois at 30 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed – p)

1950 – Joseph GRUBBA died 66 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 65 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed – m)

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On This Day … 22 February

February 22nd, 2016 |

1838 – Elisabeth SCHULTE (29) married Frank LENNEMANN (36) in Germany 178 years ago.  (4th great-grandaunt -m)

1887 – Clara GRUBBA was born in Detroit, Michigan 129 years ago to John Grubba & Marianna OSTROWSKI.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1909 – Catherine KESSLER MAAS died 107 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 31 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1915 – Charles FOUND died 101 years ago in Lockport, Illinois at 51 years old.  (husband of Julia DAVISON, 1st cousin 4x removed -p)

1949 – Bernard PORZONDEK died 67 years ago in Allen Park, Michigan at 61 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1962 – Michael TARSKE died 54 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 61 years old.  (husband of Helen STRNAD.)

1982 – Frank PETERSON died 34 years ago in Ecorse, Michigan at 48 years old.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

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On This Day … 17 February

February 17th, 2016 |

1880 – Anton DARGA was born  in Prussia 136 years ago to Joseph Darga & Susanna HINCKA.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1881 – Philomina HENGSTEBECK Kessler died 135 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 25 years old.  (wife of William KESSLER, 2nd great-granduncle -m)

1885 – Joseph GRUBBA was born in Detroit, Michigan 131 years ago to John Grubba & Marianna OSTROWSKI.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1890 – Joseph OSTROWSKI (22) married Marie REINHARDT (23) in Detroit, Michigan 126 years ago.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -m)

1894 – Rosalia PORZONDEK was born in Detroit, Michigan 122 years ago to Bernard Porzondek & Marianna HINCKA.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1905 – Richard THOMAS was born in Detroit, Michigan 111 years ago to Edward Thomas & Anna KESSLER.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

1932 – William BENTGEN died 84 years ago in Norwood Park, Illinois at 62 years old.  (husband of Carrie HANSON, 1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1936 – Emma RULHMAN Ostrowski died in Michigan 80 years ago at 42 year old.  (wife of Anthony OSTROWSKI, great-granduncle -m)

1954 – Mary Lotty GAWALECKI Hallman died 62 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 68 years old.  (wife of August HALLMAN, great-granduncle -p)

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On This Day … 7 February

February 7th, 2016 |

1886 – Mary GRUBBA was born in Detroit, Michigan 130 years ago to John Grubba & Marianna OSTROWSKI.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1895 – Henry SCHULTE was born in Detroit, Michigan 121 years ago to John Schulte & Elizabeth WEBER.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -m)

1928 – John SINYARD was born in Illinois 88 years ago to John Sinyard & Elsie HART.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

1942 – Harry SOIK (23) married Celia HASKE (20) in Alpena, Michigan 74 years ago.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

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