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Missed it last week… 52 Ancestors in 52 weeks.

This week I have chosen Henry C. RAASS, my 3rd great-granduncle.

1) Henry C. Raass was born in 1848 in Austria to Joseph RAASS & Anna CONRAD.

2) He appeared as “Henry Raas” on the census on 1860 June 23 in Detroit, Michigan. He is 12 years old and goes to school

3) He appeared as “Henry Raass” on the census on 1870 July 1 in Detroit, Michigan. He is a 22 years old shoemaker.

4) During the years 1872-1875 he resided in Detroit, Michigan working as a shoemaker/bootmaker and living on Fort Street.

5) He married Eliza DEGENFELDER on 1875 January 7 in Detroit, Michigan, USA. “Harry” is a 26 year old laborer from Austria, and Eliza is 20 years old from Germany. They were married by Pastor Appollenius Hotter, and witnesses were Wm. Bourmann and Mary Trousad. (I do not know who either witness is)

6) During the years 1878-1880 he & his family resided in Detroit, Michigan who worked as a shoemaker/bootmaker and
living with his family at 188 Division Street.

7) His spouse, Eliza Degenfelder, died in March 6, 1880 in Detroit, Michigan when she was 25 years old.

8) He appeared as “Henry Raass” on the census on 1880 June 23 in Detroit, Michigan. He is a 32 year old shoemaker who is now a widow. His wife Elisabeth died 3 months ago, and it is unclear where their 4 children are living. He is able to read and write, and he lives at 188 Division.

9) He married Anna (Growber) Raass (his father’s widow) on June 7, 1886 in Lucas county, Ohio.

10) He worked as a Shoemaker in 1890 in Detroit, Michigan and lives on 342 Alfred.

11) He attended Sacred Heart, Detroit, Michigan.

12) He died of a stomach hemorrhage on 1894 February 27 in Detroit, Michigan when he was 45 years old.

13) He was buried at the Mt. Elliott Cemetery in Detroit, Michigan, on March 2, 1894. All the family buried in Section A, Lot 42
Martha Richard * Albert Ross * Mary Raas * Anna C. Raas * Mathilda Raass *Joseph Raas * Henry Raas

Father: Joseph Raass (1815-1884)
Mother: Anna Crecentia Conrad (1825-1880)
Spouse: Elisabetha Degenfelder (1854 March 7 – 1880 March 6)

Children:
1 Albert A. Raass (1875-1971)
2 Wilhelmina Raass (1877-After 1940)
3 Matilda Raass (1878-1880)
4 Maria Elizabeth Raass (1880-1960)

Siblings
1. Wilhelmina Raass (1844-1921)
2) Magdalena Raass (1846-1928)
3) Albert Raass (1855-1873)

HILDEBRANDT Elizabeth (Prain) – 1938, died in Detroit, Michigan 78 years ago when she was 73 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

HILDEBRANDT John – 1881, born in Detroit, Michigan 135 years ago to Frank Hildebrandt & Mary BASTUBA.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -p)

KWART Cecelia (Jozwiak) – 1986, died in Warren, Michigan 30 years ago when she was 81 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

KWART Juliana – 1859, born in Putzig, Prussia 157 years ago to Johann Kwart & Eva BOYKE.  (2nd great-grandaunt -p)

LACHOVSKI Arthur – 1911, born in Detroit, Michigan 105 years ago to Joseph Lachovski & Genevieve Clement.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

RAASS Wilhelmina – 1844, born in Austria 172 years ago to Joseph Raass & Anna CONRAD.  (3rd great-grandmother -m)

SCHUMACHER Frank – 1911, married Mary MEYER in Detroit, Michigan 105 years ago.

STRNAD Vaclav – 1893, arrived in New York 123 years ago aboard the Karlsruhe.

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

GOHR Johann – 1909, died in Detroit, Michigan 107 years ago when he was 75 years old.  (husband of Susanna HILDEBRANDT, 3rd great-grandaunt -p)

Hallman Anne BLUIS – 1979, died in Detroit, Michigan 37 years ago when she was 68 years old.  (wife of Leo HALLMAN, granduncle -p)

HALLMAN Leo – 1910, born in Michigan 106 years ago to Frank Hallman & Anna HINCKA.  (granduncle -p)

Hildebrandt Mary LIPKE – 1926, died in Detroit, Michigan 90 years ago at 92 years old.  (wife of Joseph HILDEBRANDT, 3rd great-granduncle -p)

KLEPACZYK Aloysisus – 1937, died in Detroit, Michigan 79 years ago when he was 37 years old.

KWART Raymond – 1931, born in Detroit, Michigan 85 years ago to Edward Kwart & Johanna USTARBOWSKI.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

RAASS Albert – 1855, born in Detroit, Michigan 161 years ago to Joseph Raass & Anna CONRAD.  (3rd great-granduncle -m)

STRNAD Alois – 1953, died suddenly in Detroit, Michigan 63 years ago when he was 50 years old.

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

BREITWIESER Joseph – 1982, died 34 years ago in Napierville, Illinios at 89 years old.  (husband of Cora OLDFIELD, 1st cousin 3x removed -p)

DARGA Bernard – 1907, died 109 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 22 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

HANSON Peter – 1890, died 126 years ago in Garden, Michigan at 70 years old.  (husband of Theresa ASCHMANN, 3rd great-grandaunt -m)

HEARTT Mabel – 1887, born in Colorado 129 years ago to Frank Heartt & Eva SINYARD.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

HECK Milton – 1993, died 23 years ago when he was 81 years old.  (husband of Amelia HINCKA, 1st cousin 2x removed -p)

KOLAR Frank – 1978, died 38 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 94 years old.

KUTTNY Anton – 1890, died 126 years ago in Detroit, Michigan when he was 60 years old.  (3rd great-granduncle -m)

MOORE Harold – 1926, born in Detroit, Michigan 90 years ago to William Moore & Helen SOIK.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

Raass Anna Conrad – 1880, died 136 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 56 years old.  (4th great-grandmother -m)

Schulte Elizabeth Weber – 1939, died 77 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 76 years old.  (wife of John SCHULTE, 1st cousin 4x removed -m)

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