On This Day … 6 November

November 6th, 2016 |

BITTLES James Edward – 1873, born in Lemont, Illinois 143 years ago to James Bittles & Margaret REID.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

GRUBBA Joseph – 1912, married Edith REICHMAN in Detroit, Michigan 104 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

HINCKA Martha (Hopp) – 1979, died in Saginaw, Michigan 37 years ago when she was 78 years old.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

HOENINGHAUSEN Leslie – 1898, born in Detroit, Michigan 117 years ago to Adolph Hoeninghausen & Anna MYLL. (2nd cousin 3x removed -m)

JACKSON William – 1947, died in Logan, Kansas 69 years ago when he was 71 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

KIRK Sarah – 1890, born in Chicago, Illinois 126 years ago to Patrick Kirk & Jane BITTLES.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

OSTROWSKI Anna (Hempel) – 1930, died in Detroit, Michigan 86 years ago when she was 61 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

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On This Day … 29 September

September 29th, 2016 |

BITTLES James – 1827, born in Ireland 189 years ago to Thomas & Hannah Bittles.  (3rd great-granduncle -p)

FOUND John – 1885, born in Will county, Illinois 131 years ago to Charles Found & Julia DAVISON.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -p)

GOHR Johann – 1834, born in Prussia 182 years ago.  (husband of Susanna HILDEBRANDT, 3rd great-grandaunt -p)

HALLMAN Mary (Orzel) – 1999, died in Columbus, Michigan 17 years ago when she was 97 years old.  (greataunt -p)

KARSCHNIA Frances – 1879, born in Parisville, Michigan 137 years ago.  (2nd wife of John OSTROWSKI, 2nd great-grandfather -m)

KLOUSTIN Jack – 1993, died in Chelsea, Michigan 23 years ago when he was 81 years old.  (husband of Irene RAASS, 2nd cousin 3x removed -m)

KWART Catharina – 1847, born in Prussia 169 years ago to John Kwart & Eva BOYKE.  (2nd great-grandmother -p)

PRIEBA Joseph – 1910 died in Detroit, Michigan 106 years ago when he was 27 years old.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -p)

SCHULTE Edward – 1975, died in Florida 41 years ago when he was 82 years old.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -m)

TARSKE Michael – 1900, born 116 years ago.  (husband of Helen STRNAD)

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On This Day … 14 August

August 14th, 2016 |

BITTLES Matilda – 1868, born in Lemont, Illinois 148 years ago to James Bittles & Margaret REID.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

BROWN Joseph – 1947, died in Chicago, Illinois 69 years ago when he was 76 years old.  (husband of Margaret SINYARD, great-grandaunt -p)

Darga Augusta PLATT – 1970, died in Detroit, Michigan 46 years ago when she was 91 years old.  (wife of Joseph DARGA, 1st cousin 3x removed -p)

Hallman Eva PIPER – 1828, died in Westpreußen, Germany 188 years ago when she was 71 years old.  (4th great-grandmother -p)

KOLAR Alexander – 1888, born in Detroit, Michigan 128 years ago to Joseph Kolar & Frances ANGLEWICZ.

RAASS Irene – 1916, born in Detroit, Michigan 100 years ago to Albert Raass & Augusta ZIEGELMAN.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -m)

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On This Day … 23 July

July 23rd, 2016 |

ALEKS Helen – 1922, born in Detroit, Michigan 94 years ago to Anthony Aleks & Mary CIESINSKI.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

BITTLES Elizabeth – 1866, born in Lemont, Illinois 150 years ago to Margaret & Stewart Bittles.  (2nd great-grandaunt -p)

Bittles Margaret REID – 1914, died in Lemont, Illinois 102 years ago when she was 86 years old.  (wife of James BITTLES, 3rd great-granduncle -p)

BREITWIESER Delbert – 1919, born in DuPage, Illinois 97 years ago to Joseph Breitwieser & Cora OLDFIELD.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

DETTLOFF Joseph – 1890, married Mary EBNAL in Detroit, Michigan 126 years ago.  (2nd great-granduncle -p)

GARLICK Hannah (Bools) -1876, died in Lockport, Illinois 140 years ago when she was 54 years old.  (3rd great-grandaunt -p)

HALLMAN Kathleen – 1946, born in Warren, Michigan 70 years ago to Bernard Hallman & Mildred CALAMIA.  (1st cousin 1x removed -m)

HOENINGHAUSEN Emma Denna – 1879, married Herman KOEHLER in Detroit, Michigan 137 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

KAUTHEN Nicholas – 1946, died in Bremerton, Washington 70 years ago when he was 71 years old.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -m)

Kessler Catherine HENGSTEBECK – 1892, died in Detroit, Michigan 124 years ago at 38 years old.  (wife of William KESSLER, 2nd great-granduncle -m)

RAASS Elizabeth (Allen) – 1960, died in Detroit, Michigan 56 years ago when she was 80 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

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On This Day … 29 June

June 29th, 2016 |

ASCHMANN Henry – 1828, married Elisabeth HAMMERSCHMIDT in Kirchveischede, Germany 188 years ago.  (4th great-granduncle -m)

BENTGEN Hillard – 1897, born in Chicago, Illinois 119 years ago to William Bentgen & Carrie HANSON.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -m)

BITTLES James – 1865, married Margaret REID in Chicago, Illinois 151 years ago.  (3rd great-granduncle -p)

CHAPPA Anthony – 1965, died 51 years ago in Rogers City, Michigan at 86 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

CHESNEY Donald – 1946, married Leona SCHUMACHER in Detroit, Michigan 70 years ago.

HOPP Blanche – 1930, born 86 years ago to Harry Hopp & Martha HINCKA.  (2nd cousin 1x removed -p)

KESSLER Anna – 1898, married Edward THOMAS in Detroit, Michigan 118 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

KLEINER Katherine – 1940, married Joseph NUSPEL in Detroit, Michigan 76 years ago.

KLEPACZYK Annie – 1897, born in Detroit, Michigan 119 years ago to Anthony Klepaczyk & Sophia NOWAK.

OSTROWSKI Anton – 1909, died 107 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 74 years old.  (3rd great-grandfather -m)

OSTROWSKI Lucille – 1940, married Harry JENSON in East Detroit, Michigan 76 years ago.  (1st cousin 2x removed -m)

SINYARD William – 1940, married Vada DICKENS in Detroit, Michigan 76 years ago.  (great uncle -p)

STRNAD Donald – 1918, born in Michigan 98 years ago to Frank Strnad & Marie SCHULTHEIS.

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On This Day … 19 May

May 19th, 2016 |

1866 – Margaret BITTLES was born in Lemont, Illinois 150 years ago to James Bittles & Margaret REID.  (1st cousin 4x removed – p)

1871 – Joseph & Julianna HALLMAN were born in Prussia 145 years ago to Anton Hallman & Henrietta KREFT.  (great-granduncle & aunt – p)

1892 – John KWART Jr. (21) married Martha KRAUSE (18) in Detroit, Michigan 124 years ago.  (2nd great-granduncle -p)

1893 – Annie KWART was born in Detroit, Michigan 123 years ago to John Kwart & Martha RICHARD. (1st cousin 3x removed – p)

1896 – Francis SCHULTE died 120 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 33 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed – m)

1903 – Julia CIESINSKI (22) married Michael BOYKE (24) in Detroit, Michigan 113 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed – p)

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On This Day … 7 May

May 7th, 2016 |

1821 – Marianna HILDEBRANDT was born in Prussia 195 years ago to Anton Hildebrandt & Christina KOSS.  (3rd great-grandmother -p)

1843 – Joseph OSTROWSKI (20) married Constantia DREYER (21) in Putzig, Prussia 173 years ago.  (3rd great-granduncle – m)

1886 – Edna ASMAN was born in Detroit, Michigan 130 years ago to George Assmann & Annie SCHNECK.  (2nd cousin 3x removed – m)

1920 – Adolph HOENINGHAUSEN died 96 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 62 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed – m)

1982 – August CIESINSKI died 34 years ago in Florida at 72 years old.  (2nd cousin 2x removed – p)

1993 – Ruth CHESNEY Krabbe died 23 years ago in Bay City, Michigan when she was 72 years old.

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