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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On This Day … 30 March

March 30th, 2016 |

1920 – Cornelius CHESNEY was born in Merritt, Michigan 96 years ago to Frank Chesney & Rosalia REDER.

1926 – Thomas MORAN was born in Chicago, Illinois 90 years ago to Thomas Moran & Lillian SCHOBER.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

1944 – William HAMMER died 72 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 56 years old.  (husband of Eulalia KESSLER, 1st cousin 3x removed – m)

1976 – Mamie OSTROWSKI Velger died 40 years ago in Orange county, California at 81 years old.  (great-grandaunt – m)

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On This Day … 20 March

March 20th, 2016 |

1889 – Theresa CHESNEY was born in Merritt, Michigan 127 years ago to Frank Chesney & Maria BRUIER.

1908 – Clifford SCHULTE was born in Detroit, Michigan 108 years ago to Edward Schulte & Julia HATZENBUHLER.  (1st cousin 3x removed – m)

1914 – Agnes KIRK Cline died 102 years ago in Chicago, Illinois at 25 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed – p)

1914 – Francis REAUME was born in Wayne County, Michigan 102 years ago to Henry Reaume & Anna SOIK.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

1929 – Edward BROWN died 87 years ago in Joliet, Illinois at 57 years old.  (husband of Mary SINYARD, great-grandaunt – p)

1932 – Richard HOENINGHAUSEN died 84 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 55 years old.  (2nd cousin 3x removed – m)

1933 – Frank ASMAN died 83 years ago in Port Huron, Michigan at 68 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed – m)

1939 – Virginia OSTROWSKI was born in Detroit, Michigan 77 years ago to Alexander Ostrowski & Josephine BIANCHETTA.  (1st cousin 2x removed -m)

1948 – Joseph CIESINSKI died 68 years ago in Wyandotte, Michigan at 68 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed – p)

1951 – Emma HOENINGHAUSEN Koehler died 65 years ago in Wayne County, Michigan at 95 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed – m)

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On This Day … 11 March

March 11th, 2016 |

1874 – John HILDEBRANDT was born in Detroit, Michigan 142 years ago to Joseph Hildebrandt & Maria LIPKE.  (1st cousin 4x removed – p)

1880 – Rosa CHESNEY was born in Bay County, Michigan 136 years ago to Frank Chesney & Louisa SCHROEDER.

1882 – Susanne DETTLOFF Czappa died 134 years ago in Presque Isle, Michigan at 29 years old.  (2nd great-grandaunt – p)

1903 – Harlan BROWN died in Detroit, Michigan 113 years ago when he was 35 years old.  (husband of Wilhelmina RISCHERT, 1st cousin 4x removed – m)

1916 – Anna CHAPPA was born in Posen, Michigan 100 years ago to Anthony Chappa & Mary KOSS.  (2nd cousin 2x removed – p)

1922 – Anthony KLEPACZYK died 94 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 49 years old.

1937 – Ann BARNES Reid died 79 years ago at 79 years old.

1939 – Irene RAASS (22) married Jack KLOUSTIN (27) in Steuben, Indiana 77 years ago.  (2nd cousin 3x removed – m)

1959 – August FESTLER died in Washington D.C. 57 years ago when he was 58 years old.  (2nd cousin 3x removed – m)

1978 – Sister Ann Cornelia CHESNEY died 38 years ago in Grand Rapids, Michigan at 91 years old.

1978 – Emma VAN HOOF Chesney died 38 years ago in Bay City, Michigan when she was 84 years old.  (wife of Leo CHESNEY)

1988 – Opal BRADY Allen died 28 years ago when she was 90 years old.  (2nd cousin 2x removed – p)

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