On This Day … 28 November

November 28th, 2016 |

Brown Maria SPIX – 1978, died in Michigan City, Indiana 38 years ago when she was 64 years ago.  (wife of John BROWN, 1st cousin 2x removed -p)

CZAPPA Anthony – 1878, born in Presque Isle, Michigan 138 years ago to Frank Czappa & Susanne DETTLOFF.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

DALY Thomas – 1896, died in Detroit, Michigan 120 years ago when he was 32 years old.  (husband of Clara KESSLER, 2nd great-grandaunt -m)

DIBENEDETTO Joseph – 1925, married Jennie MAGNO in Detroit, Michigan 91 years ago.

HALLMAN Victor – 1917, born in Alpena, Michigan 99 years ago to John Hallman & Proxida FILIPIAK.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

HILDEBRANDT Frank – 1887, born in Detroit, Michigan 129 years ago to Frank Hildebrandt & Mary BASTUBA.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -m)

KRAMER Arthur – 1918, born 98 years ago.  (husband of Helen MILLER, greataunt -m)

OSTROWSKI August – 1875, born in Putzig, Prussia 141 years ago to Jacob Ostrowski & Eva MUDLOFF.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

SCHUMACHER John – 1982, died in Detroit, Michigan 34 years ago when he was 86 years old.

SOIK Joseph – 1884, born in Posen, Michigan 132 years ago to Anthony Soik & Anna DETTLOFF.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

SUSALLA Matthew – 1941, died in Highland Park, Michigan 75 years ago when he was 83 years old.  (husband of Francis KarschniaOSTROWSKI)

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On This Day … 29 September

September 29th, 2016 |

BITTLES James – 1827, born in Ireland 189 years ago to Thomas & Hannah Bittles.  (3rd great-granduncle -p)

FOUND John – 1885, born in Will county, Illinois 131 years ago to Charles Found & Julia DAVISON.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -p)

GOHR Johann – 1834, born in Prussia 182 years ago.  (husband of Susanna HILDEBRANDT, 3rd great-grandaunt -p)

HALLMAN Mary (Orzel) – 1999, died in Columbus, Michigan 17 years ago when she was 97 years old.  (greataunt -p)

KARSCHNIA Frances – 1879, born in Parisville, Michigan 137 years ago.  (2nd wife of John OSTROWSKI, 2nd great-grandfather -m)

KLOUSTIN Jack – 1993, died in Chelsea, Michigan 23 years ago when he was 81 years old.  (husband of Irene RAASS, 2nd cousin 3x removed -m)

KWART Catharina – 1847, born in Prussia 169 years ago to John Kwart & Eva BOYKE.  (2nd great-grandmother -p)

PRIEBA Joseph – 1910 died in Detroit, Michigan 106 years ago when he was 27 years old.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -p)

SCHULTE Edward – 1975, died in Florida 41 years ago when he was 82 years old.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -m)

TARSKE Michael – 1900, born 116 years ago.  (husband of Helen STRNAD)

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On This Day … 5 August

August 5th, 2016 |

BOOLS William – 1891, married Henrietta JESCHKE in Cook County, Illinois 125 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

DAVISON John – 1885, born in Chicago, Illinois 131 years ago to John Davison & Ann GARLICK.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

OLDFIELD Vanita – 1930, born in Downers Grove, Illinois 86 years ago to Jesse Oldfield & Ruth HALL.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

OSTROWSKI Eleanore – 1914, born in Detroit, Michigan 102 years ago to John Ostrowski & Frances KARSCHNIA.  (great-grandaunt -m)

PETERSON Joseph – 1999, died 17 years ago when he was 79 years old.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

REDER Rosalia – 1890, born in Monitor Twp, Michigan 126 years ago.  (wife of Frank CHESNEY Jr)

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On This Day … 23 May

May 23rd, 2016 |

1859 – Mary KESSLER was born in Wisconsin 157 years ago to Christopher Kessler & Anna Mary ASCHMANN.  (2nd great-grandmother – m)

1898 – John OSTROWSKI (37) married Frances KARSCHNIA (18) in Detroit, Michigan 118 years ago.  (2nd great-grandfather – m)

1906 – John KESSLER (19) married Getrude WIRTH (20) in Ontario, Canada 110 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1929 – Alma HOENINGHAUSEN (42) married Harold HAMBLETON (30) in Erie, Pennsylvania 87 years ago.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -m)

1953 – John BALEJA died 63 years ago in Owosso, Michigan when he was 56 years old.  (husband of Rose KWART, 1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1974 – Donald TREFRY died 42 years ago in St. Clair Shores, Michigan at 76 years old.  (husband of Margarite SCHULTE, 1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1977 – Angelo OSTROWSKI died 39 years ago in Michigan (possibly Wayne County) when he was 41 years old.  (1st cousin 2x removed -m)

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On This Day … 25 April

April 25th, 2016 |

1805 – Frank SCHULTE was born in Deutmecke, Germany 211 years ago to Franz Schulte & Elisabeth RADEMACHER.  (4th great-grandfather – m)

1819 – Johannes ASCHMANN (22) married Maria Elisabeth KAYSER (21) in Kirchveischede, Germany 197 years ago.  (4th great-granduncle -m)

1909 – Anna HINCKA was born in Presque Isle, Michigan 107 years ago to Joseph Hincka & Frances SOIK.  (1st cousin 2x removed – p)

1916 – Elizabeth JOHNSON Garlick died 100 years ago in Lockport, Illinois at 32 years old.  (wife of Wright GARLICK, 1st cousin 4x removed – p)

1921 – Frances DARGA (18) married Frank MODRZYNSKI (23) in Posen, Michigan 95 years ago.  (1st cousin 2x removed – p)

1931 – Cecilia HALLMAN (16) married Joseph CHECKOWSKY (19) in Detroit, Michigan 85 years ago.  (great aunt -p)

1931 – Genevieve HINCKA was born in Presque Isle, Michigan 85 years ago to Anthony Hincka & Elizabeth ROMEL.  (2nd cousin 1x removed -p)

1931 – Frances KARSCHNIA (51) married Matthew SUSALLA (72) 85 years ago.  (wife of John OSTROWSKI, 2nd great-grandfather -m)

1936 – Helen KLINKHAMMER (21) married Herman MAYER (24) in Detroit, Michigan 80 years ago.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

1963 – Anthony SOIK Jr. died 53 years ago in Posen, Michigan at 74 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed – p)

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On This Day … 21 April

April 21st, 2016 |

1868 – Helena BRANDT (30) married Charles RINKE (24) in Detroit, Michigan 148 years ago.  (widow of Francis SCHULTE, 3rd great-granduncle – m)

1869 – William SINYARD was born in Michigan 147 years ago to John Sinyard & Eliza GARLICK.  (2nd great-granduncle – p)

1918 – Ella HAYES Reardon died 98 years ago in Joliet, Illinois at 22 years old.  (great-grandaunt – p)

1920 – Vivian SCHULTE (20) married George GIBSON (23) in Detroit, Michigan 96 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed – m)

1934 – Frederick KULKA (22) married Bessie CLARK (19) in Detroit, Michigan 82 years ago.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

1946 – Edward OSTROWSKI died 70 years ago in Saint Petersburg, Florida at 40 years old.  (great-granduncle – m)

1951 – Elizabeth BITTLES Barnes died 65 years ago in Will County, Illinois at 84 years old.  (2nd great-grandaunt – p)

1963 – Frances KARSCHNIA Susalla died 53 years ago in Bad Axe, Michigan at 83 years old.  (wife of John OSTROWSKI, 2nd great-grandfather – m)

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On This Day … 9 April

April 9th, 2016 |

1884 – Royal HOENINGHAUSEN was born in Detroit, Michigan 132 years ago to Emil Hoeninghausen & Anna WESTPHAL.  (2nd cousin 3x removed – m)

1887 – Joseph HAMMANG was born in Northfield, Minnesota 129 years ago to Henry Hammang & Katherine WINTER.  (2nd cousin 3x removed – m)

1906 – Edward OSTROWSKI was born in Detroit, Michigan 110 years ago to John Ostrowski & Frances KARSCHNIA.  (great-granduncle – m)

1921 – Clarence ASMAN (22) married Frances ANDREWS (18) in Detroit, Michigan 95 years ago.  (2nd cousin 3x removed – m)

1928 – Jacqueline STRATTON was born 88 years ago to William Stratton & Martha SOIK.  (2nd cousin 2x removed – p)

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