On This Day … 18 April

April 18th, 2016 |

1868 – Joseph BITTLES was born in Lemont, Illinois 148 years ago to Samuel Bittles & Lydia HODGES.  (1st cousin 4x removed – p)

1872 – Anna HANSON (18) married William KAUTHEN (27) in Delta, Michigan 144 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed – m)

1888 – August HOENINGHAUSEN (36) married Emily HEINEMAN (28) in Ontario, Canada 128 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed – m)

1898 – Patrick KIRK died 118 years ago in Chicago, Illinois at 54 years old.  (husband of Jane BITTLES, 2nd great-grandaunt – p)

1921 – Frances HINCKA (18) married Frank DURECKI (22) in Rogers City, Michigan 95 years ago  (1st cousin 2x removed – p)

1938 – Dorothy DARGA Konwinski died 78 years ago in Alpena, Michigan at 25 years old.  (1st cousin 2x removed – p)

1995 – Albert PURGIEL died 21 years ago in Alpena, Michigan at 84 years old.  (husband of Helen HINCKA, 1st cousin 2x removed -p)

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On This Day … 21 March

March 21st, 2016 |

1834 – Anton HALLMAN was born in Prussia 182 years ago.  (2nd great-grandfather -p)

1880 – Jennie KIRK was born in Chicago, Illinois 136 years ago to Patrick Kirk & Jane BITTLES.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1916 – Leonard HASKE was born in Michigan 100 years ago to John Haske & Rose HALLMAN.  (2nd cousin 1x removed -p)

1924 – Charles OLDFIELD was born in Downers Grove, Illinois 92 years ago to Charles Oldfield & Lily LARSON.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

1991 – Virginia OSTROWSKI Dziamski died 25 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 52 years old.  (1st cousin 2x removed -m)

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On This Day … 19 March

March 19th, 2016 |

1889 – Edmund SCHULTE was born in Detroit, Michigan 127 years ago to August Schulte & Mary KESSLER.  (great-grandfather – m)

1906 – Alice BARNES was born in Joliet, Illinois 110 years ago to John Barnes & Elizabeth BITTLES.  (1st cousin 3x removed – p)

1917 – Josephine MILLER was born in New York 99 years ago to Joseph Miller & Bessie GORSKI.  (grandaunt – m)

1919 – Germain HAMMANG died 97 years ago in Iowa at 41 years old.  (2nd cousin 3x removed – m)

1926 – Jane BITTLES Kirk died 90 years ago in Chicago, Illinois at 73 years old.  (2nd great-grandaunt – p)

1926 – Margaret KIRK Wegner died 90 years ago in Chicago, Illinois at 30 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed – p)

1950 – Joseph GRUBBA died 66 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 65 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed – m)

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On This Day … 18 February

February 18th, 2016 |

1831 – Mary Ann SINYARD was born in Welton le Wold, England 185 years ago to Joseph SINYARD & Ann BELL.  (3rd great-grandaunt -p)

1838 – Samuel BITTLES was born in Ireland 178 years ago to Thomas & Hannah Bittles.  (3rd great-granduncle -p)

1870 – Jane (Jennie) BITTLES was born in Illinois 146 years ago to Samuel Bittles & Lydia HODGES.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

1886 – Eva SINYARD (19) married Frank HEARTT (22) in DuPage County, Illinois 130 years ago.  (2nd great-grandaunt -p)

1922 – Marie CHESNEY was born in Munger, Michigan 94 years ago to Frank Chesney & Rosalia REDER.

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On This Day … 15 February

February 15th, 2016 |

1889 – Agnes KIRK was born in Chicago, Illinois 127 years ago to Patrick Kirk & Jane BITTLES.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1895 – Scott MEYERS was born in Joliet, Illinois 121 years ago to August MEYERS & Margaret BITTLES.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1908 – Cecilia LATOSZEWICZ was born in Detroit, Michigan 108 years ago to August Latoszewicz & Barbara CIESINSKI.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

1919 – Margaret DALY was born in Detroit, Michigan 97 years ago to James Daly & Margaret LYNCH.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

1936 – Barbara BOYKE married Frank MADGES in Detroit, Michigan 80 years ago.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

1940 – Helen Dorothy SINYARD (25) married Leonard AUSTIN (23) in Michigan 76 years ago.  (grandaunt -p)

1997 – Lawrence KLEINER died 19 years ago in Fort Worth, Texas at 91 years old.

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On This Day … 25 January

January 25th, 2016 |

1823 – Catharina ASCHMANN was born 193 years ago in Germany to Mathias Aschmann & Elisabeth SCHNEIDER.  (3rd great-grandaunt -m)

1884 – Ada KESSLER was born in South Bend, Indiana 132 years ago to Joseph Kessler & Margaret MEMEL.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1885 – Francis KIRK was born in Chicago, Illinois 131 years ago to Patrick Kirk & Jane BITTLES.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1889 – Frank UTTECH was born in Detroit, Michigan 127 years ago to John Uttech & Julia BARTEL.

1898 – John HILDEBRANDT (23) married Mary BODNICK (22) in Detroit, Michigan 118 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

1937 – Daniel GRIMES died 79 years ago in Bay City, Michigan at 57 years old.  (husband of Rosa CHESNEY)

1970 – Leslie HOENINGHAUSEN died 46 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 70 years old.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -m)

1972 – Verna HOENINGHAUSEN died 44 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 76 years old.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -m)

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On This Day … 20 December

December 20th, 2015 |

1874 – Jane BITTLES (21) married Patrick KIRK (30) in Chicago, Illinois 141 years ago.  (2nd great-grandaunt -p)

1883 – Sarah HAMMANG was born in Detroit, Michigan 132 years ago to Matthew Hammang & Mary SPECHT.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -m)

1893 – Ethel DUNLAP was born in Cook County, Illinois 122 years ago to Eugene Dunlap & Jennie WILLEY.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -p)

1928 – Dorothy RAASS died 87 years ago in Highland Park, Michigan at 10 years old.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -m)

1941 – Wright GARLICK died 74 years ago in Lockport, Illinois at 68 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

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