Posts Tagged ‘Henry Raass’

DARGA Anton – 1963, died in Presque Isle, Michigan 54 years ago when he was 61 years.  (1st cousin 2x removed)

GARLICK Thomas – 1837, born in England 180 years ago to Joshua Garlick & Mary DOWNES.  (3rd great-granduncle)

KLEBBA Paul – 1891, born in Detroit, Michigan 126 years ago to Albert Klebba & Marianna OSTROWSKI.  (1st cousin 3x removed)

KWART Annie  -1912, married William SMITH in Owosso, Michigan 105 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed)

RAASS Maria Elizabeth – 1880, born in Detroit, Michigan 137 years ago to Henry Raass & Elisabeth DEGENFELDER.  (1st cousin 4x removed)

SIMMS William – 1976, died in Macomb County, Michigan 41 years ago at 70 years old.  (husband of Antonette OSTROWSKI, 1st cousin 2x removed)

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Missed it last week… 52 Ancestors in 52 weeks.

This week I have chosen Henry C. RAASS, my 3rd great-granduncle.

1) Henry C. Raass was born in 1848 in Austria to Joseph RAASS & Anna CONRAD.

2) He appeared as “Henry Raas” on the census on 1860 June 23 in Detroit, Michigan. He is 12 years old and goes to school

3) He appeared as “Henry Raass” on the census on 1870 July 1 in Detroit, Michigan. He is a 22 years old shoemaker.

4) During the years 1872-1875 he resided in Detroit, Michigan working as a shoemaker/bootmaker and living on Fort Street.

5) He married Eliza DEGENFELDER on 1875 January 7 in Detroit, Michigan, USA. “Harry” is a 26 year old laborer from Austria, and Eliza is 20 years old from Germany. They were married by Pastor Appollenius Hotter, and witnesses were Wm. Bourmann and Mary Trousad. (I do not know who either witness is)

6) During the years 1878-1880 he & his family resided in Detroit, Michigan who worked as a shoemaker/bootmaker and
living with his family at 188 Division Street.

7) His spouse, Eliza Degenfelder, died in March 6, 1880 in Detroit, Michigan when she was 25 years old.

8) He appeared as “Henry Raass” on the census on 1880 June 23 in Detroit, Michigan. He is a 32 year old shoemaker who is now a widow. His wife Elisabeth died 3 months ago, and it is unclear where their 4 children are living. He is able to read and write, and he lives at 188 Division.

9) He married Anna (Growber) Raass (his father’s widow) on June 7, 1886 in Lucas county, Ohio.

10) He worked as a Shoemaker in 1890 in Detroit, Michigan and lives on 342 Alfred.

11) He attended Sacred Heart, Detroit, Michigan.

12) He died of a stomach hemorrhage on 1894 February 27 in Detroit, Michigan when he was 45 years old.

13) He was buried at the Mt. Elliott Cemetery in Detroit, Michigan, on March 2, 1894. All the family buried in Section A, Lot 42
Martha Richard * Albert Ross * Mary Raas * Anna C. Raas * Mathilda Raass *Joseph Raas * Henry Raas

Father: Joseph Raass (1815-1884)
Mother: Anna Crecentia Conrad (1825-1880)
Spouse: Elisabetha Degenfelder (1854 March 7 – 1880 March 6)

Children:
1 Albert A. Raass (1875-1971)
2 Wilhelmina Raass (1877-After 1940)
3 Matilda Raass (1878-1880)
4 Maria Elizabeth Raass (1880-1960)

Siblings
1. Wilhelmina Raass (1844-1921)
2) Magdalena Raass (1846-1928)
3) Albert Raass (1855-1873)

BROWN Virginia – 1995, died in Illinois  22 years ago when she was 72 years old.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

DARGA John – 1903, born in Detroit, Michigan 114 years ago to Joseph Darga & Augusta PLATT.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

MARTINICO Vito – 1920, arrived in New York from Italy aboard the S.S. Argentina.

RAASS Henry – 1875, married Elisabeth DEGENFELDER in Detroit, Michigan 142 years ago.  (3rd great-granduncle -m)

SCHULTE Edward – 1867, born in Detroit, Michigan 150 years ago to August Schulte & Wilhelmina RAASS.  (2nd great-granduncle -m)

SOIK Rose – 1900, born in Presque Isle, Michigan 117 years ago to Anton Soik & Anna DETTLOFF.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

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DOMBROWSKY Julianna (Young) – 1941, died in Hamtramck, Michigan 75 years ago when she was 80 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

HALLMAN Edward – 1983, died in Orange, California 33 years ago when he was 74 years old.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

HOENINGHAUSEN Verna – 1895, born in Detroit, Michigan 121 years ago to Adolph Hoeninghausen & Anna MYLL. (2nd cousin 3x removed -m)

McCARTY Catherine – 1916, born in Detroit, Michigan 100 years ago to John McCarty & Ada KESSLER.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

MORAN George – 1968, died in Phoenix, Arizona 48 years ago when he was 72 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

RAASS Albert – 1875, born in Detroit, Michigan 141 years ago to Henry Raass & Elisabeth DEGENFELDER.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

ZABUDOWSKI Victor – 1887, born in Poland 129 years ago.

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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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