On This Day … 12 May

May 12th, 2016 |

1848 – The GARLICK family arrived in New York aboard the Forfarshire to meet up with Joshua who immigrated several years earlier.

1903 – Joseph CHESNEY (25) married Elizabeth UTTECH (21) in Detroit, Michigan 113 years ago.

1943 – Charles RISCHERT Jr. died 73 years ago in Pentland, Michigan at 72 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed – m)

1973 – Coletta KESSLER Jalosky died 43 years ago in Grosse Pointe, Michigan at 84 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed – m)

1987 – Frances REAUME Kujawski died 29 years ago in Dearborn Heights, Michigan at 73 years old.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

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On This Day … 15 April

April 15th, 2016 |

1883 – Philip HAMMANG was born in Fond du Lac, Wisconsin 133 years ago to Peter Hammang & Emma LAUDERBACH.  (2nd cousin 3x removed – m)

1883 – Elisabeth SOIK was born in Posen, Michigan 133 years ago to Anton Soik & Anna DETTLOFF.  (1st cousin 3x removed – p)

1884 – Anthony POHNKE was born in Detroit, Michigan 132 years ago to Anthony Pohnke & Barbara GOHR.  (2nd cousin 3x removed – p)

1896 – Margaret MATHER was born in Detroit, Michigan 120 years ago to Frank Mather & Bertha RISCHERT.  (2nd cousin 3x removed – m)

1902 – Wilhelmina RAASS (25) married Andrew FISHER (30) married in Detroit, Michigan 114 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed – p)

1912 – John SCHREIBER was born in Detroit, Michigan 104 years ago to Peter Schreiber & Mary DALY.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

1925 – Bernard HALLMAN (20) married Mildred CALAMIA (17) in Detroit, Michigan 91 years ago.  (granduncle – p)

1947 – Clara HALLMAN (40) married Carlo BARONE (50) in Detroit, Michigan 69 years ago.  (1st cousin 2x removed – p)

1948 – Frank DEITCH died 68 years ago in St. Joseph, Michigan at 71 years old.  (husband of Isabella KESSLER, 1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1975 – Joseph HAMMANG died 41 years ago in Hennepin County, Minnesota when he was 88 years old.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -m)

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On This Day … 2 April

April 2nd, 2016 |

1891 – Paul CHESNEY was born 125 years ago in Munger, Michigan to Frank Chesney & Maria BRUIER.

1896 – George MORAN was born in Chicago, Illinois 120 years ago to Henry Moran & Hannah BITTLES.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1928 – Magdelina RAASS Rischert died 88 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 82 years old.  (3rd great-grandaunt – m)

1936 – Stephen DARGA was born in Alpena, Michigan 80 years ago to Philip Darga & Martha HINCKA.  (2nd cousin 1x removed -p)

1955 – Elizabeth BARNES Button died 61 years ago in Joliet, Illinois at 59 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1971 – Rose BARTON Darga died 45 years ago in Alpena, Michigan at 62 years old.  (wife of Joseph DARGA Jr, 1st cousin 2x removed -p)

1991 – Elizabeth BOYKE Wichorek died 25 years ago in Dearborn, Michigan at 83 years old.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

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On This Day … 22 March

March 22nd, 2016 |

1919 – John DAVISON died 97 years ago in Lockport, Illinois at 80 years old.  (husband of Ann GARLICK, 3rd great-grandaunt -p)

1929 – Albert KLEBBA died 87 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 64 years old.  (husband of Marianna OSTROWSKI, 2nd great-grandaunt -m)

1971 – Frank HILDEBRANDT died 45 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 68 years old.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -p)

1973 – Harlan RISCHET died 43 years ago in Tulare County, California at 77 years old.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -m)

1990 – Paul MOORE died 26 years ago in Lansing, Michigan when he was 62 years old.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

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On This Day … 11 March

March 11th, 2016 |

1874 – John HILDEBRANDT was born in Detroit, Michigan 142 years ago to Joseph Hildebrandt & Maria LIPKE.  (1st cousin 4x removed – p)

1880 – Rosa CHESNEY was born in Bay County, Michigan 136 years ago to Frank Chesney & Louisa SCHROEDER.

1882 – Susanne DETTLOFF Czappa died 134 years ago in Presque Isle, Michigan at 29 years old.  (2nd great-grandaunt – p)

1903 – Harlan BROWN died in Detroit, Michigan 113 years ago when he was 35 years old.  (husband of Wilhelmina RISCHERT, 1st cousin 4x removed – m)

1916 – Anna CHAPPA was born in Posen, Michigan 100 years ago to Anthony Chappa & Mary KOSS.  (2nd cousin 2x removed – p)

1922 – Anthony KLEPACZYK died 94 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 49 years old.

1937 – Ann BARNES Reid died 79 years ago at 79 years old.

1939 – Irene RAASS (22) married Jack KLOUSTIN (27) in Steuben, Indiana 77 years ago.  (2nd cousin 3x removed – m)

1959 – August FESTLER died in Washington D.C. 57 years ago when he was 58 years old.  (2nd cousin 3x removed – m)

1978 – Sister Ann Cornelia CHESNEY died 38 years ago in Grand Rapids, Michigan at 91 years old.

1978 – Emma VAN HOOF Chesney died 38 years ago in Bay City, Michigan when she was 84 years old.  (wife of Leo CHESNEY)

1988 – Opal BRADY Allen died 28 years ago when she was 90 years old.  (2nd cousin 2x removed – p)

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On This Day … 1 March

March 1st, 2016 |

1906 – Albert RISCHERT was born in Michigan 110 years ago to Charles Rischert & Ida LAWRENCE.  (2nd cousin 3x removed – m)

1910 – John DARGA was born in Posen, Michigan 106 years ago to Joseph Darga & Martha HINCKA.  (1st cousin 2x removed – p)

1915 – Joseph KWART was born in Detroit, Michigan 101 years ago to Joseph Kwart & Frances KOZNIACKI  (1st cousin 3x removed – p)

1918 – Harvey HOHLFELDT (22) married Myrtle PATON (23) in Detroit, Michigan 98 years ago.

1996 – Cecelia CHAPPA died 20 years ago in Warren, Michigan at 81 years old.  (2nd cousin 2x removed – p)

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On This Day … 11 February

February 11th, 2016 |

1815 – Joseph KOLAR was born in Austria 201 years ago.

1861 – John OSTROWSKI was born in Prussia, Germany 155 years ago to Anton Ostrowski & Josephina KUTTNI.  (2nd great-grandfather -m)

1883 – Frank KUTTNY was born in Detroit, Michigan 133 years ago to Frank Kuttny & Rose CZAPP.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -m)

1898 – John ASMAN died 118 years ago in Port Huron, Michigan at 68 years old.  (3rd great-granduncle -m)

1908 – Evelyn RISCHERT was born in Newberry, Michigan 108 years ago to Charles Rischert Jr. & Ida LAWRENCE.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -m)

1909 – Catharina ASCHMANN Hammang died 107 years ago in Northfield, Minnesota at 86 years old.  (3rd great-grandaunt -m)

1924 – Frank PRAIN (23) married Madeline DREWYOSE (18) in Detroit, Michgian 92 years ago.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -p)

1937 – Charles ASMAN died 79 years ago in Port Huron, Michigan at 63 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1968 – Matylda WASILK Soik died 48 years ago in Alpena, Michigan at 81 years old.  (wife of Joseph SOIK, 1st cousin 3x removed -p)

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