On This Day … 4 April

April 4th, 2016 |

1880 – Anna HINCKA was born in Posen, Michigan 136 years ago to Frank Hincka & Dorothea DETTLOFF.  (great-grandmother – p)

1897 – Stephen STERN was born in Hungary 119 years ago to Andrew Stern & Magdalena SCHUMACHER.

1913 – Antonette OSTROWSKI was born in Detroit, Michigan 103 years ago to Anthony Ostrowski & Emma RUHLMAN.  (1st cousin 2x removed – m)

1914 – Harry HALLMAN was born in Metz, Michigan 102 years ago to John Hallman & Proxida FILIPIAK.  (1st cousin 2x removed – p)

1915 – Helen KLINKHAMER was born in Detroit, Michigan 101 years to Anthony Klinkhamer & Clementine KESSLER.  (2nd cousin 2x removed – m)

1917 – Thomas BITTLES died 99 years ago in Chicago, Illinois at 69 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed – p)

1923 – Anthony PRAIN Jr. (29) married Clara LUTZ (29) in Detroit, Michigan 93 years ago.  (2nd cousin 3x removed – p)

1926 – Robert McCARTY was born in Michigan 90 years ago to John McCarty & Ada KESSLER.  (2nd cousin 2x removed – m)

1930 – John BITTLES died 86 years ago in Swansea, Illinois at 63 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed – p)

1999 – Jacqueline STRATTON Heads died 17 years ago in Howell, Michigan at 70 years old.  (2nd cousin 2x removed – p)

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On This Day … 28 March

March 28th, 2016 |

1906 – Joseph BOYKE was born in Detroit, Michigan 110 years ago to Michael Boyke & Julia CIESINSKI.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

1907 – Margaret MEMEL Kessler died 109 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 51 years old.  (wife of Joseph KESSLER, 2nd great-granduncle -m)

1926 – Bernard PORZONDEK died 90 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 73 years old.  (husband of Marianna HINCKA, 2nd great-grandaunt -p)

1938 – Agnes UCZINSKI Hincka died 78 years ago in Presque Isle, Michigan at 79 years old.  (wife of Frank HINCKA, 2nd great-grandfather – p)

1967 – Albert STRNAD died 49 years ago in Michigan at 55 years old.

1977 – Celia SOIK McCardle died 39 years ago in Riverview, Michigan at 72 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1987 – James SAMMER died 29 years ago in Lake County, Florida at 74 years old.  (husband of Ruth RAASS, 2nd cousin 3x removed -m)

1991 – Norman FLOCKER died 25 years ago in Livonia, Michigan at 86 years old.  (husband of Geraldine CHESNEY)

1992 – John DARGA died 24 years ago in Wayne, Michigan at 89 years old.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

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On This Day … 2 March

March 2nd, 2016 |

1846 – Magdalena RAASS was born in Austria 170 years ago to Joseph Raass & Anna CONRAD.  (3rd great-grandaunt -m)

1863 – Eva BOYKE Kwart died 153 years ago in Putzig, Prussia at 41 years old.  (3rd great-grandmother -p)

1884 – Martha HINCKA was born in Posen, Michigan 132 years ago to Frank Hincka & Dorothea DETTLOFF.  (great-grandaunt -p)

1923 – Frank CHESNEY died 93 years ago in Bay County, Michigan at 86 years old.

1935 – Eleanore OSTROWSKI (20) married David OSENTOSKI (27) in Parisville, Michigan 81 years ago.  (great-grandaunt -m)

1974 – Alice BARNES Babcock died 42 years ago in Joliet, Illinois at 67 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1994 – Donald STRNAD died 22 years ago in Grosse Pointe Woods, Michigan at 75 years old.

1997 – Antonette OSTROWSKI Simms died 19 years ago in Macomb County, Michigan at 83 years old.  (1st cousin 2x removed -m)

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On This Day … 16 February

February 16th, 2016 |

1876 – Anthony HINCKA was born in Detroit, Michigan 140 years ago to Frank Hincka & Dorothea DETTLOFF.  (great-granduncle -p)

1898 – Albert SCHULTE (23) married Marguerite POWER (23) in Ontario, Canada 118 years ago.  (2nd great-granduncle -m)

1914 – Frank B. CHESNEY (29) married Rosalie REDER (22) in Bay City, Michigan 102 years ago.

1914 – Helen Dorothy SINYARD was born in Detroit, Michigan 102 years ago to Stewart Sinyard & Mary HAYES.  (great aunt -p)

1946 – Charles SCHULTE (25) married Gertrude CIESLIGA (20) in Detroit, Michigan 70 years ago.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

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On This Day … 8 February

February 8th, 2016 |

1850 – Franz HINCKA was born in Prussia, Germany 166 years ago to Anton Hincka & Marianna HILDEBRANDT.  (2nd great-grandfather -p)

1858 – Ann BARNES was born in Lemont, Illinois 158 years ago to John Barnes & Margaret REID.

1885 – George DUNLAP was born in Lockport, Illinois 131 years ago to Eugene Dunlap & Mary Jennie WILLEY.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -p)

1887 – Anna ASMAN (21) married Thomas MCDONAGH (26) in Detroit, Michigan 129 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1901 – Clara HOENINGHAUSEN (28) married Louis MUELLER (48) in Detroit, Michigan 115 years ago.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -m)

1908 – John MATTIE died 108 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 44 years old.  (husband of Annie CIESINSKI)

1923 – Helen SOIK (21) married William MOORE (30) in Detroit, Michigan 93 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1930 – Matilda HINCKA (18) married Alfred HECK (26) in Pontiac, Michigan 86 years ago.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

1973 – Isabella KESSLER Deitch died 43 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 92 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1973 – Frank PRAIN died 43 years ago in Warren, Michigan at 72 years old.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -p)

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On This Day … 1 January

January 1st, 2016 |

1827 – Joseph LACHOVSKI was born 189 years ago in Germany.  (3rd great-grandfather -m)

1862 – George ASMAN was born in Port Huron, Michigan 154 years ago to John Assmann & Mary STITTS.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1870 – Twins Frank & Matthew KLEPACZYK were born 146 years ago in Poland to John Klepaczyk & Mary KOZLAWSKI.

1871 – Joseph Lee BROWN was born in Chicago, Illinois 145 years ago.  (husband of Margaret SINYARD, great-grandaunt -p)

1873 – Thomas GARLICK (35) married Eliza CLARK (21) in Will County, Illinois 143 years ago.  (3rd great-granduncle -p)

1874 – Frank HINCKA was born in Prussia 142 years ago to John Hincka & Mary GEZSKY.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1877 – Joseph UTTECH was born in Michigan 139 years ago to John & Juliana BARTEL.

1885 – Joseph BARCZAK was born in Poland 131 years ago to Adam Barczak & Evae LESCINSKI.

1899 – John HINTZKE was born in Prussia 117 years ago to Anthony Hintzke & Martha PORZONDEK.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1900 – Helen KOLAR was born in Detroit, Michigan 116 years ago to Joseph Kolar & Frances ANGLEWICZ.

1911 – Elton DOUGLAS died 105 years ago in Lapeer, Michigan at 34 years old.  (husband of Rose RISCHERT, 1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1920 – Arthur BONIKOWSKI was born in Detroit, Michigan 96 years ago to Joseph Bonikowski & Mary HINTZKE.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

1922 – Charles PETERSON Jr was born in Detroit, Michigan 94 years ago to Charles Peterson & Theresa LACHOVSKI.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

1924 – Lee SCHULTE was born in Sault Ste Marie, Michigan 92 years ago to Raymond Schulte & Marie WILLIAMS.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

1966 – Carlo BARONE died 50 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 69 years old.  (husband of Clara HALLMAN, 1st cousin 2x removed -p)

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On This Day … 2 November

November 2nd, 2015 |

1887 – Jane BITTLES (17) married John COX (26) in Iron County, Missouri 128 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

1907 – Leonard KWART was born in Detroit, Michigan 108 years ago to Joseph Kwart & Frances KOZNIACKI.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1929 – Lillian HINCKA was born in Presque Isle, Michigan 86 years ago to Frank Hincka & Regina ROMEL.  (2nd cousin 1x removed -p)

1937 – Paul DARGA was born in Alpena County, Michigan 78 years ago to Philip Darga & Martha HINCKA.  (2nd cousin 1x removed -p)

1946 – Arthur BONIKOWSKI (26) married Olive BREGE (26) in Detroit, Michigan 69 years ago.  (2nd cousin 1x removed -p)

1950 – Joseph DARGA died 65 years ago in Pulawski, Michigan at 71 years old.  (husband of Martha HINCKA, great-grandaunt -p)

1982 – Joseph BOYKE died 33 years ago in San Bernadino, California at 76 years old.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

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