On This Day … 24 August

August 24th, 2016 |

BREITWIESER Bernard – 1916, born in Plainfield, Illinois 100 years ago to Joseph Breitwieser & Cora OLDFIELD.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

CHESNEY Sister Emma – 1883, born in Merrit, Michigan 133 years ago to Frank Chesney & Mary BRUIER.

HOENINGHAUSEN Joseph Jr. – 1874, married Hattie KNICKBEIN in Detroit, Michigan 142 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

Klepaczyk Annie KONIECZNY – 1905, died in Detroit, Michigan 111 years ago when she was 37 years old.  (wife of Joseph KLEPACZYK)

RAASS John – 1977, died in Los Angeles, California 39 years ago when he was 66 years old.  (relationship to me currently unknown)

SINYARD  John – 1921, married Lillian KENYON in O’Brien, Iowa 95 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

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On This Day … 17 August

August 17th, 2016 |

CHESNEY Agnes – 1875, born in Bay County, Michigan 141 years ago to Frank Chesney & Louisa SCHROEDER.

CHESNEY Agnes -1892, died in Merritt, Michigan 124 years ago on her 17th birthday.

KWART Laureen – 1935, born in Bay City, Michigan 81 years ago to William Kwart & Anna BALL.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

NADEAU Peter Jr. – 1889, born in Detroit, Michigan 127 years ago.  (husband of Loretta SCHULTE, great-grandaunt -m)

PORZONDEK Bernard Jr – 1887, born in Detroit, Michigan 129 years ago to Bernard Porzondek & Marianna HINCKA.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

SCHUMACHER John – 1896, born in Hungary 120 years ago to Frank Schumacher & Elizabeth ESSERT.

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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 … 22 July

July 22nd, 2016 |

ANDERSON Gary – 1932, born in Detroit, Michigan 84 years ago to Arthur Anderson & Lillian OSTROWSKI.  (granduncle -m)

CHESNEY Magdalena – 1873, born in Bay City, Michigan 143 years ago to Frank Chesney & Louisa SCHROEDER.

GODSON Gertrude – 1912, married Alphonsus STANGER in Lemont, Illinois 104 years ago.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -p)

Hammang Mary SPECHT – 1897, died in Detroit, Michigan 119 years ago at 43 years old.  (wife of Matthew HAMMANG, 1st cousin 4x removed -m)

KESSLER Marie (Geymann) – 1979, died in Sterling Height, Michigan 37 years ago when she was 90 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

KLEPACZYK Rosalia – 1892, born in Detroit, Michigan 124 years ago to Joseph Klepaczyk & Annie KONIECZNY.

OSTROSKE-Von Braun George – 1993, died in Kelso, Washington 23 years ago when he was 77 years old.  (1st cousin 2x removed -m)

PEACH Otto – 1942, died in St. Ignace, Michigan 74 years ago when he was 85 years old.  (husband of Emma HANSON, 1st cousin 4x removed)

SCHUMAKER Leona – 1926, born in Detroit, Michigan 90 years ago to Frank Schumaker & Mary SENN.

SINYARD Mary Ann – 1854, married John RICKELL in Louth, England 162 years ago.  (3rd great-grandaunt -p)

TAMAGNE Robert & William – 1923, born in Detroit, Michigan 93 years ago to William Tamagni & Rose SOIK.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

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On This Day … 20 July

July 20th, 2016 |

CHESNEY Frank – 1882, married Mary BRUIER in Bay City, Michigan 134 years ago.

HOENINGHAUSEN Clara – 1872, born in Detroit, Michigan 144 years ago to Theodore Hoeninghausen & Pauline KNICKBEIN.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -m)

HOPP Harry – 1984, died in Standish, Michigan 32 years ago when he was 84 years old.  (husband of Martha HINCKA, 1st cousin 2x removed -p)

KUNATH Elizabeth – 1823, born in Germany 193 years ago.  (3rd great-grandmother -m)

OLDFIELD Jesse – 1929, married Ruth HALL in Illinois 87 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

SCHULTE Francis – 1865, died in Detroit, Michigan 151 years ago when he was 30 years old.  (3rd great-granduncle -m)

SCHULTE Raymond – 1946, died in Detroit, Michigan 70 years ago when he was 46 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

SINYARD Isaac – 1837, born in Welton le Wold, England 179 years ago to Joseph Sinyard & Ann BELL.  (3rd great-granduncle -p)

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On This Day … 14 June

June 14th, 2016 |

1844 – Maria LENNEMANN was born in Germany 172 years ago to Franz Lennemann & Elisabeth SCHULTE.  (1st cousin 5x removed -m)

1869 – Paul CHESNEY was born in Germany 147 years ago to Frank Chesney & Louisa SCHROEDER.

1912 – Charles KEATING Jr. was born in Chicago, Illinois 104 years to Charles Keating & Hannah KIRK.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

1914 – Joseph KLEPACZYK died of nephritis 102 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 48 years old.

1919 – Charles BILKOVSKY (40) married Ella EGAN (36) in Detroit, Michigan 97 years ago.

1927 – Emilia KWART (26) married Albert STEINER (28) in Detroit, Michigan 89 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1932 – William YOUNG died 84 years ago in Hamtramck, Michigan at 71 years old.  (husband of Julia DOMBROWSKY, 1st cousin 4x removed -p)

1937 – Isabella KESSLER (56) married Frank DEITCH (60) in Mt. Clemens, Michigan 79 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1943 – Clara CZAPPA (24) married Aloysius KOWALSKI (28) in Posen, Michigan 73 years ago.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

1948 – Frank MODRZYNSKI died 68 years ago in Rogers City, Michigan at 50 years old.  (husband of Frances DARGA, 1st cousin 2x removed -p)

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On This Day … 11 June

June 11th, 2016 |

1818 – Anton DETTLOFF was born in Putzig, Prussia 198 years ago to George Detlaff and Marianna BUDZISZ.  (3rd great-grandfather -p)

1869 – Frank CHESNEY arrived in New York 147 years ago aboard the Donau.

1903 – Rose RISCHERT (21) married Elton DOUGLAS (26) in Detroit, Michigan 113 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1904 – Mary JACKSON (21) married John STEWART (23) in Kansas 112 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1906 – Marvin DAVIS died 20 years ago in Westland, Michigan at 85 years old.  (husband of Vernice KESSLER, 2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

1923 – Celia PORZONDEK (24) married Anthony TOMASZEWSKI (24) in Detroit, Michigan 93 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1930 – Walter DURECKI was born in Presque Isle, Michigan 86 years ago to Frank Durecki & Frances HINCKA.  (2nd cousin 1x removed -p)

1931 – Anthony HINTZKE died 85 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 65 years old.  (2nd great-granduncle -p)

1938 – Irene JANKOWSKI (21) married Clifford HILDEBRANDT (24) in Owosso, Michigan 78 years ago.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

1967 – Evelyn WEGNER Michalsen died 49 years ago in Elmwood Park, Illinois when she was 50 years old.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

1989 – Norma SEARING Trevino died 27 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 62 years old.

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