Archive for the ‘Raass’ Category

ANDERSON Gary – 1932, born in Detroit, Michigan 85 years ago to Arthur Anderson & Lillian OSTROWSKI.  (granduncle)

CHESNEY Magdalena – 1873, born in Bay City, Michigan 144 years ago to Frank Chesney & Louisa SCHROEDER.

GODSON Gertrude – 1912, married Alphonsus STANGER in Lemont, Illinois 105 years ago.  (2nd cousin 3x removed)

Hammang Mary SPECHT – 1897, died in Detroit, Michigan 120 years ago at 43 years old.  (wife of Matthew HAMMANG, 1st cousin 4x removed)

KESSLER Marie (Geymann) – 1979, died in Sterling Height, Michigan 38 years ago when she was 90 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed)

KLEPACZYK Rosalia – 1892, born in Detroit, Michigan 125 years ago to Joseph Klepaczyk & Annie KONIECZNY.

OSTROSKE-Von Braun George – 1993, died in Kelso, Washington 24 years ago when he was 77 years old.  (1st cousin 2x removed)

PEACH Otto – 1942, died in St. Ignace, Michigan 75 years ago when he was 85 years old.  (husband of Emma HANSON, 1st cousin 4x removed)

RAASS Josephine – 1909, born in Tonga 108 years ago to Albert Raass & Loseli FANGAPULOTU.  (POSSIBLE relation)

SCHUMAKER Leona – 1926, born in Detroit, Michigan 91 years ago to Frank Schumaker & Mary SENN.

TAMAGNE Robert & William – 1923, born in Detroit, Michigan 94 years ago to William Tamagni & Rose SOIK.  (2nd cousin 2x removed)

If you have information about any of these people or if you would like more information, please contact me!

Within the past couple of weeks 20 new research groups have been created!

If you are ACTIVELY researching any of these families and willing to chime in here and there and share your family history with the group, please feel free to join!

Each group has a description with an ancestor and his family listed. Please know that the group is not exclusive to that particular family but to all researchers of that family’s ancestors & siblings!

To be sure you receive all messages for the group, click on “Notifications” and then “All Posts.”

The groups were all recently created so there may not be a lot of activity, but you are free to post and add other researchers of those families!

A few new groups may be coming soon: Hincka (Presque Isle) Kessler & Schulte (Detroit)

Here’s the list:

Abare / Hebert Family
https://www.facebook.com/groups/NewYorkAbare/ (aka Hebert)
This family is huge so I started with Toussaint Abare & Catherine Boire (Henri).

Anglewicz (English) Family
https://www.facebook.com/groups/AnglewiczEnglish/
(Bay & Wayne counties in Michigan)

Assmann Family
https://www.facebook.com/groups/Assmann/ (aka Asman) I started with Mathias Aschmann. (Detroit & Port Huron).

Benson Family
https://www.facebook.com/groups/MichiganBenson/
(Black River, Michigan)
This family is large so I started with William Benson who married Margaret Spragg & Margaret Monette.

Bittles Family
https://www.facebook.com/groups/Bittles/
(Ireland & Lemont, Illinois)

Booth & McKay Families
https://www.facebook.com/groups/AlpenaBooth/
(Ontario, Canada & Michigan)
I started with Isaac Booth & Margaret McKay.

Chesney Family
https://www.facebook.com/groups/Chesney/
(Bay County, Michigan)
I started with Frank Chesney who married Louise Schroeder & Mary Bruier.

Flewelling Family
https://www.facebook.com/groups/NehemiahFlewellling/
(New Brunswick, Michigan & Maine)
Another large family so I started with Nehemiah Flewelling who married Sarah Sharpe.

Gardner Family
https://www.facebook.com/groups/SanilacGardner/
(New York & Sanilac, Michigan)
Starting out with Stephen & Josette Gardner.

Hallman Family
https://www.facebook.com/groups/DetroitHallman/
(Presque Isle & Detroit)
This family is large so I started with Anton Hallman who married Henrietta Kreft & Catherine Kwart.

Hawley Family
https://www.facebook.com/groups/AlpenaHawley/
This family is huge so I started with William Hawley who came from New York.

Hoeninghausen Family
https://www.facebook.com/groups/hoeninghausen/
(Detroit, Michigan)

Kwart Family
https://www.facebook.com/groups/DetroitKwart/
John Kwart Family of Detroit.

LaFleur Family
https://www.facebook.com/groups/MichiganLaFleur/
(Alpena & Alcona Michigan)
This family is huge so I started with Peter LaFleur who married Catherine Dagenais & Odile Sicard.

Lapan Family
https://www.facebook.com/groups/BayCountyLapan/
This family is huge so I started with Antoine Lapan who married Julie Barriere & Sophie Gibeau.

Ostrowski & Lachowsky Families
https://www.facebook.com/groups/DetroitOstrowski/
There are many Ostrowski in the Detroit area so I started with Casimir Ostrowski who married Marianna Hert.

Raass Family
https://www.facebook.com/groups/Raass/
Joseph Raass family of Detroit.

Ross & Myers Family
https://www.facebook.com/groups/IsaacRoss
(Bay County, Michigan)
This is a large family with a common name so I started with Isaac Ross who married Margaret Myers.

Sinyard & Garlick Families
https://www.facebook.com/groups/Sinyard/ (Illiniois)
There are many Sinyards in the south, but ours are north so I started with John Bell Sinyard who married Eliza Garlick.

Tye Family
https://www.facebook.com/groups/TuffieldTye/
(Sanilac, Michigan & Missouri)
This is a large family so I starting with Tuffield Tye who married Mary Gardner & Sarah Golledge.

BOYKE Edward – 1967, died in Los Angeles, California 50 years ago when he was 63 years old.  (2nd cousin 2x removed)

BRADY Stanley – 1913, born in Logan, Kansas 104 years ago to Sherman Brady & Lillian JACKSON.  (2nd cousin 2x removed)

CHESNEY Magdalena (Link) – 1954, died in Bay City, Michigan 63 years ago when she was 80 years old.

DIBENEDETTO Mary – 1921, married Jack IUANELLA in Detroit, Michigan 96 years ago.

FISHER Dorothy – 1910, born in Lincoln, Michigan 107 years ago to Andrew Fisher & Wilhelmina RAASS.  (2nd cousin 2x removed)

HALLMAN John – 1945, married Mary Madeline SINYARD in  Topeka, Kansas 72 years ago.  (grandparents)

HALLMAN John – 1914,  married Proxida FILIPIAK in Metz, Michigan 103 years ago.  (great-granduncle)

LACHOVSKI Joseph III – 1979, died in Utica, Michigan 38 years ago when he was 86 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed)

LINK Joseph – 1859, born in Port Huron, Michigan 158 years ago.  (husband of Magdalena CHESNEY)

If you have information about any of these people or if you would like more information, please contact me!

GARLICK Robert – 1834, married Emma FIELDING in England 183 years ago.  (4th great-granduncle)

HANSON Gertrude (Lynch) – 1947, died in St. Clair Shores, Michigan 70 years ago when she was 83 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed)

Klepaczyk Sophia NOWAK – 1927, died in Detroit, Michigan 90 years ago when she was 52 years old.

Lachovski Florence PETERSON – 1986, died in Farmington Hills, Michigan 31 years ago at 91 years old.  (wife of Ed LACHOVSKI, 1st cousin 3x removed)

RISCHERT Charles Jr. – 1901, married Ida LAWRENCE in Newberry, Michigan 116 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed)

If you have information about any of these people or if you would like more information, please contact me!

BITTLES Hannah (Moran) – 1931, died in Chicago, Illinois 86 years ago when she was 69 years old.  (2nd great-grandaunt)

CHAPPA Cecelia – 1914, born in Pulawski, Michigan 103 years ago to Anthony Czappa & Mary KOSS.  (2nd cousin 2x removed)

FISHER Andrew – 1949, died in Detroit, Michigan 68 years ago when he was 77 years old.  (husband of Wilhelmina RAASS, 1st cousin 4x removed)

Kessler Catherine CLEMENS – 1933, died in Detroit, Michigan 84 years ago when she was 79 years old.  (wife of John KESSLER, 2nd great-granduncle)

If you have information about any of these people or if you would like more information, please contact me!

ASCHMANN Catharina – 1814, married Franz BRUEGGEMANN in Kirchveischede, Germany 203 years ago.  (4th great-grandaunt)

BROWN Ernesta – 1896, born in Cincinnati, Ohio 121 years ago to Harlan Brown & Wilhelmina RISCHERT.  (2nd cousin 3x removed)

Darga Josephine PLATT – 1944, died in Detroit, Michigan 73 years ago when she was 61 years old.  (wife of Anton DARGA, 1st cousin 3x removed)

DeGROFF Clarence  – 1902, born in Rochester, New York 115 years ago.  (husband of Sophie MILLER, grandaunt)

GODSON Dennis Reuben – 1885, born in Lemont, Illinois 132 years ago to Thomas Godson & Ellen SHINS.  (2nd cousin 3x removed)

HALLMAN Anton – 1870, married Henrietta KREFT in Putzig, Prussia 147 years ago  (2nd great-grandfather)

HALLMAN Ignatius – 1900, born in Metz, Michigan 117 years ago to Joseph Hallman & Dorothy DURECKI.  (1st cousin 2x removed)

HASKE Bernard – 1914, born in in Detroit, Michigan 103 years ago to John Haske & Rose HALLMAN.  (2nd cousin 1x removed)

HINCKA Anthony – 1929, married Elizabeth ROMEL in Presque Isle, Michigan 88 years ago.  (1st cousin 2x removed)

UTTECH John – 1849, born in Prussia 168 years ago to Mr. Uttech & Louise WITT.

WEGNER Edward – 1914, born in Chicago, Illinois 103 years ago to Edward Wegner & Sarah KIRK.  (2nd cousin 2x removed)

If you have information about any of these people or if you would like more information, please contact me!

BREITWIESER Joseph – 1982, died in Napierville, Illinios 35 years ago when he was 89 years old.  (husband of Cora OLDFIELD, 1st cousin 3x removed)

DARGA Bernard – 1907, died in Detroit, Michigan 110 years ago when he was 22 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed)

GOHR John – 1891, born in Detroit, Michigan 126 years ago to Frank Gohr & Bridget ZIENTARSKI.  (2nd cousin 3x removed)

HALLMAN Martha – 1887, died in Metz, Michigan 130 years ago when she was 5 years old.  (great-grandaunt)

HANSON Peter – 1890, died in Garden, Michigan 127 years ago when he was 70 years old.  (husband of Theresa ASCHMANN, 3rd great-grandaunt)

HEARTT Mabel – 1887, born in Colorado 130 years ago to Frank Heartt & Eva SINYARD.  (1st cousin 3x removed)

HECK Milton – 1993, died 24 years ago when he was 81 years old.  (husband of Amelia HINCKA, 1st cousin 2x removed)

KOLAR Frank – 1978, died in Detroit, Michigan 39 years ago when he was 94 years old.

KUTTNY Anton – 1890, died in Detroit, Michigan 127 years ago when he was 60 years old.  (3rd great-granduncle)

MOORE Harold – 1926, born in Detroit, Michigan 91 years ago to William Moore & Helen SOIK.  (2nd cousin 2x removed)

Raass Anna Conrad – 1880, died in Detroit, Michigan 137 years ago when she was 56 years old.  (4th great-grandmother)

Schulte Elizabeth Weber – 1939, died in Detroit, Michigan 78 years ago when she was 76 years old.  (wife of John SCHULTE, 1st cousin 4x removed)

If you have information about any of these people or if you would like more information, please contact me!

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