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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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 … 17 May

May 17th, 2016 |

1856 – Mary BRUIER was born in Austria 160 years ago to Charles & Anna Bruier.  (wife of Frank CHESNEY)

1857 – Joseph KOLAR was born in Canada 159 years ago to Joseph Kolar & Anna NOVAK.

1885 – George JACKSON was born in Logan, Kansas 131 years ago to Thomas Jackson & Elizabeth SINYARD.  (1st cousin 3x removed – p)

1923 – Helen HALLMAN was born in Hamtramck, Michigan 93 years ago to Ignatius Hallman & Mary HOMIC.  (2nd cousin 1x removed -p)

1926 – Ida ANDREWS Ricekll died 90 years ago in Nebraska at 60 years old.  (wife of Isaac RICKELL, 1st cousin 4x removed -p)

1932 – Alyce CHESNEY (22) married William LOEBRICH (24) in Midland, Michigan 84 years ago.

1941 – Margaret BARNES Tallman died 75 years ago in Joliet, Illinois at 40 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed – p)

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On This Day … 14 May

May 14th, 2016 |

1843 – Theodore SCHULTE was born in Germany 173 years ago to Franz Schulte & Elisabeth FORTH.  (3rd great-granduncle – m)

1879 – William LENNEMANN died 137 years ago in Westphalia, Michigan at 27 years old.  (1st cousin 5x removed – m)

1886 – Ann & Mary CHESNEY were born in Bay County, Michigan 130 years ago to Frank Chesney & Mary BRUIER.

1892 – Bernadina & James PEACH were born in St. Ignace, Michigan 124 years ago to Otto Peach & Emma HANSON.  (2nd cousin 3x removed – m)

1907 – Mary HINSKY (23) married Lawrence MAHON (23) in Detroit, Michigan 109 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1975 – Henry SCHULTE died 41 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 80 years old.  (2nd cousin 3x removed – m)

1997 – Ellen ROSS Chesney died 19 years ago in when she was 83 years old.  (wife of Alfred CHESNEY)

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On This Day … 2 April

April 2nd, 2016 |

1891 – Paul CHESNEY was born 125 years ago in Munger, Michigan to Frank Chesney & Maria BRUIER.

1896 – George MORAN was born in Chicago, Illinois 120 years ago to Henry Moran & Hannah BITTLES.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1928 – Magdelina RAASS Rischert died 88 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 82 years old.  (3rd great-grandaunt – m)

1936 – Stephen DARGA was born in Alpena, Michigan 80 years ago to Philip Darga & Martha HINCKA.  (2nd cousin 1x removed -p)

1955 – Elizabeth BARNES Button died 61 years ago in Joliet, Illinois at 59 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1971 – Rose BARTON Darga died 45 years ago in Alpena, Michigan at 62 years old.  (wife of Joseph DARGA Jr, 1st cousin 2x removed -p)

1991 – Elizabeth BOYKE Wichorek died 25 years ago in Dearborn, Michigan at 83 years old.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

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