Archive for the ‘Uttech’ Category

On This Day … 10 July

1814 – Catharina ASSMANN (24) married Franz BRUEGGEMANN (33) in Kirchveischede, Germany 201 years ago.  (4th great-grandaunt -m)

1849 – John UTTECH was born in Prussia 166 years ago to Louise Witt and Mr. Uttech.

1870 – Anton HALLMAN (36) married Henrietta KREFT (26) in Putzig, Prussia 145 years ago  (2nd great-grandfather and his first wife -p)

1885 – Reuben GODSON was born in Illinois 130 years ago to Thomas Godson & Ellen SHINS.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -p)

1899 – Ignatius HALLMAN was born in Metz, Michigan 116 years ago to Joseph Hallman & Dorothy DURECKI.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

1902 – Clarence DeGROFF was born in Rochester, New York 113 years ago.  (husband of Sophie MILLER, grandaunt -m)

1914 – Bernard HASKE was born in Michigan 101 years ago to John Haske & Rose HALLMAN.  (2nd cousin 1x removed -p)

1914 – Edward WEGNER was born in Illinois 101 years ago to Edward Wegner & Sarah KIRK.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

1929 – Anthony HINCKA (20) married Elizabeth ROMEL (16) in Presque Isle, Michigan 86 years ago.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

1944 – Josephine PLATT Darga died 71 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 61 years old.  (wife of Anton DARGA, 1st cousin 3x removed -p)

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On This Day … 21 October

1900 – Sylvester Hayes died 113 years ago in Joliet, Illinois at 53 years old.  (2nd great-grandfather)

1918 – Geraldine Chesney was born in Munger, Michigan 95 years ago to Joseph Chesney & Elizabeth Uttech.

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Wedding Wednesday – Joseph Chesney & Elizabeth Uttech

Joseph Chesney (25) & Elizabeth Uttech (21) married on May 12, 1903 in Detroit, Michigan.  They were married by a priest A.V. Mernes, and witnesses were James Mushroom and Clara Blesnack.  (clicking on the photo makes it larger.)

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