Posts Tagged ‘Casimir Ostrowski’

#52 Ancestors in 52 weeks. This week I have chosen Anton OSTROWSKI, my 3rd great-grandfather.

  1. He was born to Casimir Ostrowski & Marianna Hert in in Putzig, Westpreu├čen, Preu├čen, Germany on October 8, 1834. (His death certificate states his birthday as October 10th)
  2. His last name has been seen many ways, Ostrowski, Ostroske, Astroski, Ostrovsky, etc.
  3. He married Josephine Kuttni on Putzig, Prussia on November 21, 1859. Anton is 25 years old, and Josephine is 30 years old, and witnesses appear to be Jacob Brzozowski & Anton Hinsla.
  4. He immigrated in 1866-1868. per the 1900 census.
  5. He appeared as “Anton Ostrovsky” on the census on 1870 July 29 in Detroit, Michigan. He is a 30 year old laborer who cannot read or write and he lives next door to his brother Martin.
  6. He appeared as “Anthony Ostrowski” on the census on 1880 June 9 in Detroit, Michigan. He is a 46 year old German sewer contractor who is able to read and write.
  7. He appeared as “Anton Ostroski” in the city directory of 1885 in Detroit, Michigan and is listed as a foreman who lives at 73 Hale.
  8. He appeared as “Anthony Ostrowski” on the census on 1900 June 8 in Detroit, Michigan. He is a 64 year old landlord, and his citizenship is pending. A young 18 year old boarder by the name of Mary Philipski lives with them.
  9. He died of arteriosclerosis on 1909 June 29 in Detroit, Michigan when he was 74 years old.
  10. His obituary was published in the Detroit News on 1909 July 1 in Detroit, Michigan.
    Ostrowski – June 29, Anthony, age 74 years, widower of Josephine and father of John Ostrowski and Mrs. Albert Klebba. Funeral from residence, 611 St. Aubin, Saturday at St. Albertus Church at 8:30.
  11. He was buried at the Mt. Olivet Cemetery in Detroit, Michigan.  Section A-OLD, Grave 744, Tier 3

I created a Find-A-Grave memorial for him:

Created by: Lisa Haerens
Record added: Dec 19, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 45615182

Children:
1
John Anton Ostrowski (1861-1926)
2 Marianna Ostrowski (1863-1947)
3 Anna Susanna Ostrowski (1865-1906/1909)
4 Louise Ostrowski (1867- )

Siblings:
1 Eva (1821 -)
2 Joseph (1822-1893)
3 Johann (1824)
4 John (1824-1890)
5 Susanna (1825 -)
6 Frank (1828-1890)
7 Martin (1830-1898)
8 Marianna (1832 – )
9 Paul (1837 -)
10 Jacob (1838-1911)
11 August (1844-1893)

BRUEGGEMANN John Christopher – 1824, born in Germany 192 years ago to Franz Brueggemann & Catharina ASCHMANN.  (1st cousin 5x removed -m)

CIESINSKI Barbara (Latoszewicz) – 1951, died in Detroit, Michigan 65 years ago when she was 69 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

HERT Marianna – 1797, born in Putzig, Prussia 219 years ago to Joseph Hert & Marianna NETZKIN.  (4th great-grandmother -m)

KLIEN Clarence – 1990, died in Presque Isle, Michigan 26 years ago when he was 74 years old.  (husband of Cecelia HINCKA, 1st cousin 2x removed -p)

LACHOVSKI Joseph III – 1892, born in Detroit, Michigan 124 years ago to Joseph Lachovski & Genevieve CLEMENT.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

LENNEMANN Franz – 1838, born in Germany 178 years ago to Franz Lennemann & Elisabeth SCHULTE.  (1st cousin 5x removed -m)

LISKA Anton – 1887, born in Detroit, Michigan 129 years ago to Frank Liska & Eva KWART.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

McCRANEY James – 1945, died 71 years ago in Joliet, Illinois when he was 71 years old.  (husband of Katherine HAYES, great-grandaunt -p)

OSTROWSKI Marianna – 1832, born in Putzig, Prussia 184 years ago to Casimir Ostrowski & Marianna HERT.  (3rd great-grandaunt -m)

STRNAD Irene – 1915, born in Detroit, Michigan 101 years ago to Ludwig Strnad & Anna KLEPACZYK.

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

GOHR Maria (Pohnke) – 1919, died in Emmett, Michigan 97 years ago when she was 63 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

LISKA Vivian (Hudak) – 1974, died in Detroit, Michigan 42 years ago when she was 57 years old.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

NEY John – 1936, died in Detroit, Michigan 80 years ago when he was 42 years old.

OSTROWSKI Johann – 1824, born in Putzig, Prussia 192 years ago to Casimir Ostrowski & Marianna HERT.  (3rd great-granduncle -m)

OSTROWSKI Marie – 1894, born in Detroit, Michigan 122 years ago to John Ostrowski & Elisabeth LACHOVSKI.  (great-grandaunt -m)

SINYARD William – 1897, married Frances WATSON in Archer, Iowa 119 years ago.  (2nd great-granduncle -p)

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DARGA Mary – 1905, born in Detroit, Michigan 111 years ago to Anton Darga & Josephine PLATT.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

HECK Alfred – 1971, died in Pontiac, Michigan 45 years ago when he was 68 years old.  (husband of Matilda HINCKA, 1st cousin 2x removed -p)

KESSLER Dora (Gamel) – 1940, died in Denver, Colorado 76 years ago when she was 54 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

LISKA Anna -1919, married John NADOLNI in Centerline, Michigan 97 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

OSTROWSKI Marianna – 1883, married John GRUBBA in Detroit, Michigan 133 years ago  (2nd great-grandaunt -m)

STRNAD Gilbert – 1980, died in Warren, Michigan 36 years ago when he was 70 years old.

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