On This Day … 10 July

July 10th, 2016 |

ASCHMANN Catharina – 1814, married Franz BRUEGGEMANN in Kirchveischede, Germany 202 years ago.  (4th great-grandaunt -m)

Darga Josephine PLATT – 1944, died 72 years ago in Detroit, Michigan when she was 61 years old.  (wife of Anton DARGA, 1st cousin 3x removed -p)

DeGROFF Clarence  – 1902, born in Rochester, New York 114 years ago.  (husband of Sophie MILLER, grandaunt -m)

GODSON Reuben – 1885, born in Illinois 131 years ago to Thomas Godson & Ellen SHINS.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -p)

HALLMAN Anton – 1870, married Henrietta KREFT in Putzig, Prussia 146 years ago  (2nd great-grandfather -p)

HALLMAN Ignatius – 1899, born in Metz, Michigan 117 years ago to Joseph Hallman & Dorothy DURECKI.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

HASKE Bernard – 1914, born in Michigan 102 years ago to John Haske & Rose HALLMAN.  (2nd cousin 1x removed -p)

HINCKA Anthony – 1929, married Elizabeth ROMEL in Presque Isle, Michigan 87 years ago.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

UTTECH John – 1849, born in Prussia 167 years ago to Mr. Uttech & Louise WITT.

WEGNER Edward – 1914, born in Illinois 102 years ago to Edward Wegner & Sarah KIRK.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

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On This Day … 8 July

July 8th, 2016 |

BOOLS Joseph – 1851, arrived in New York 165 years ago aboard the Carolius Nesmith.  (husband of Hannah GARLICK, 3rd great-grandaunt -p)

HINCKA Bridgitt- 1907, born in Presque Isle, Michigan 109 years ago to Anthony Hincka & Cecelia STRZELECKI.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

KOLAR Anthony – 1914, married Ruth CHRISTIAN in Detroit, Michigan 102 years ago.

THOMAS Edward Jr. – 1913, born in Detroit, Michigan 103 years ago to Anna KESSLER & Edward Thomas.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

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On This Day … 28 June

June 28th, 2016 |

BITTLES Margaret – 1862, born in Lemont, Illinois 154 years ago to Stewart Bittles & Margaret COLE.  (2nd great-grandaunt -p)

DETTLOFF Susanne – 1851, born in Putzig, Prussia 165 years ago to Anton Dettloff & Constantia KLEIN.  (2nd great-grandaunt -p)

HINCKA Cecelia – 1919, born in Posen, Michigan 97 years ago to Anthony Hincka & Cecelia STRZELECKI.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

HOWER Frank – 1923, died 84 years ago in Rice, Minnesota when he was 70 years old.  (husband of Gertrude HAMMANG, 1st cousin 4x removed -m)

KESSLER Ada (McCarty) – 1945, died 71 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 61 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

KESSLER Vernice (Davis) – 1981,  died 35 years ago in Detroit, Michigan when she was 71 years old.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

Kolar Frances ANGLEWICZ – 1901, died 115 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 46 years old.

RISCHERT Rose (Douglas) – 1908, died 108 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 26 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

STERN Stephen – 1969, died 47 years ago in Richmond, Virginia when he was 72 years old.

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On This Day … 24 June

June 24th, 2016 |

1863 – Frank HEARTT was born in DuPage, Illinois 153 years ago.  (husband of Eva SINYARD, 2nd great-grandaunt -p)

1864 – John OSTROWSKI was born in Putzig, Prussia 152 years ago to Martin Ostrowski & Elizabeth KOLPE.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1890 – John SCHULTE (24) married Elizabeth WEBER (27) in Detroit, Michigan 126 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1894 – Mary MEYER was born in Hungary 122 years ago.  (wife of Frank SCHUMACHER)

1894 – John NEY was born in Hungary 122 years ago to Joseph Ney & Elizabeth SCHUMACHER.

1897 – Sister Angela (Therese) SCHULTE died 119 years ago in Baltimore, Maryland at 59 years old.  (3rd great-grandaunt -m)

1905 – Walter HINCKA was born 111 years ago in Presque Isle, Michigan to Anthony Hincka & Cecelia STRZELECKI.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

1920 – Russel KLINKHAMMER was born 96 years ago in Detroit, Michigan to Anthony Klinkhammer & Clementine KESSLER.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

1939 – Virgina SCHULTE (20) married Chester SMELSER (149) in Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan 77 years ago.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

1950 – Donald GIBSON (21) married Grace GARDNER (19) in Detroit, Michigan 66 years ago.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

1997 – Helen HALLMAN Shooshanian died 19 years ago when she was 74 years old.  (2nd cousin 1x removed -p)

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On This Day … 7 June

June 7th, 2016 |

1852 – The HOENINGHAUSEN family arrived in New York aboard the Landdrost Leitcken 164 years ago.

1886 – August SOIK was born in Posen, Michigan 130 years ago to Anthony Soik & Anna DETTLOFF.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1886 – Henry RAASS married widow Annie GROBOWER in Lucas, Ohio 130 years ago.  (3rd great-granduncle -m)

1888 – Genevieve DALY was born in Detroit, Michigan 128 years ago to Thomas Daly & Clara KESSLER.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1889 – Lulu HEARTT was born in Illinois 127 years ago to Frank Heartt & Eva SINYARD.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1941 – Ermest ZABUDOWSKI (19) married Victoria SHELEST (19) in Detroit, Michigan 75 years ago.

1943 – Raymond HINCKA Sr. was born in Posen, Michigan 73 years ago to Anthony Hincka & Elizabeth ROMEL.  (2nd cousin 1x removed -p)

1947 – Virginia JANKOWSKI (20) married Charles SURIK (24) in Owosso, Michigan 69 years ago.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

1965 – Frank CHESNEY Jr. died 51 years ago in Saginaw, Michigan when he was 80 years old.

1982 – Arthur KRAMER died 34 years ago in Detroit, Michigan when he was 63 years old.  (husband of Helen MILLER, great-aunt -m)

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On This Day … 1 June

June 1st, 2016 |

1885 – Theodore HOENINGHAUSEN (37) married Jennie ROSS (25) in New York 131 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1917 – Johnny HINCKA was born in Posen, Michigan 99 years ago to Anthony Hincka & Cecelia STRZELECKI.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

1920 – Lucille OSTROWSKI was born in Wayne County, Michigan 96 years ago to Anthony OSTROSKE & Emma RUHLMAN.  (1st cousin 2x removed -m)

1922 – Melburn CHESNEY was born in Munger, Michigan 94 years ago to Joseph Chesney & Elizabeth UTTECH.

1929 – Lavern KWART was born in Detroit, Michigan 87 years to John Kwart & Helen WUJSZYK.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

1976 – Elizabeth SCHUMACHER Huhn died 40 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 81 years old.

1988 – Julia OSTROWSKI Herig died 28 years ago in Michigan at 80 years old.  (great-grandaunt -m)

1991 – Robert McCARTY died 25 years ago in Royal Oak, Michigan at 65 years old.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

1994 – Margaret IMHOFF Kleiner died 22 years ago in Grayling, Michigan at 79 years old.  (wife of Adam KLEINER)

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On This Day … 28 April

April 28th, 2016 |

1873 – Anton HALLMAN arrived in New York aboard the S.S. Celtic.  (2nd great-grandfather -p)

1910 – Lawrence RAASS was born in Detroit, Michigan 106 years to Albert Raass & Augusta ZIEGLEMAN.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -m)

1985 – Elizabeth ROMEL Hincka died 31 years ago in Posen, Michigan at 72 years old.  (wife of Anthony HINCKA Jr, 1st cousin 2x removed -p)

1992 – Elsie REAUME Willingham died 24 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 70 years old.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

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