On This Day … 11 August

August 11th, 2016 |

Bittles Elizabeth BROWN – 1873, died in Cook county, Illinois 143 years ago when she was 51 years old.  (wife of John BITTLES, 3rd great-granduncle -p)

HILDEBRANDT John – 1818, born in Prussia 198 years ago to Anton Hildebrandt & Christina KOSS.  (3rd great-granduncle -p)

KESSLER John – 1886, born in Detroit, Michigan 130 years ago to John Kessler & Katherine CLEMENS.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

KESSLER Mathias – 1854, born in Detroit, Michigan 162 years ago to Christopher Kessler & Anna Mary ASCHMANN.  (2nd great-granduncle -m)

Kwart Martha RICHARD – 1945, died in Owosso, Michigan 71 years ago when she was 71 years old.  (wife of John KWART Jr, 2nd great-granduncle -p)

LACHOVSKI John – 1881, died in Detroit, Michigan 135 years ago when he was 22 years old.  (2nd great-granduncle -m)

LYNCH Peter – 1918, died in Detroit, Michigan 98 years ago when he was 58 years old.  (husband of Gertrude HANSON, 1st cousin 4x removed -m)

OSTROWSKI Bernard – 1896, born in Detroit, Michigan 120 years ago to John Ostrowski & Rosalie RINTZ.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -m)

OSTROWSKI Elisabeth (Hirsh) – 1932, died in Hamtramck, Michigan 84 years ago when she was 58 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

PEACH Frederick – 1901, born in St. Ignace, Michigan 115 years ago to Otto Peach & Emma HANSON.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -m)

WILLEY Thomas – 1830, born in Canada 186 years ago.  (husband of Sarah GARLICK, 3rd great-grandaunt -p)

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On This Day … 1 July

July 1st, 2016 |

ASHCRAFT Jerome – 1904, born in Covington, Kentucky 112 years ago.  (husband of Clara HALLMAN, great-aunt -p)

BALEJA Harry – 1950, married Dorothy BRANT in Owosso, Michigan 66 years ago.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

BITTLES John & Stewart – 1857, arrived with their families in New York 159 years ago aboard the City of Mobile.

BLANK Edmund – 1942, died 74 years ago in Detroit, Michigan when he was 38 years old.  (husband of Clara HALLMAN, 1st cousin 2x removed -p)

CHESNEY Maria (Bruier) – 1929, died 87 years ago in Merritt, Michigan when she was 72 years old.

DARGA Stephen – 1993, died 23 years ago in Posen, Michigan when he was 57 years old.  (2nd cousin 1x removed -p)

HALLMAN Cecilia – 1914, born in Detroit, Michigan 102 years ago to Frank Hallman & Anna HINCKA.  (great-aunt -p)

HINCKA Edward – 1950, married Rose LIJEWSKI in Posen, Michigan 66 years ago.  (2nd cousin 1x removed -p)

HINCKA Leo – 1929, (22) married Josephine SZCEROWSKI in Michigan 87 years ago.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

KLEINER Adam – 1935, married Margaret IMHOFF in Farmington, Michigan 81 years ago.

LACHOVSKI Genevieve (Clement) – 1949, died 67 years ago in Roseville, Michigan at 78 years old.  (wife of Joseph LACHOVSKI, 2nd great-granduncle -m)

McCARTY William – 1933, married Frances BRINKER in Detroit, Michigan 83 years ago.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

NOWAK Jerome – 1935, born in Detroit, Michigan 81 years ago to George Nowak & Martha HALLMAN.  (1st cousin 1x removed -p)

SCHULTE Frank – 1858, married Helena BRANDT in Detroit, Michigan 158 years ago.  (3rd great-granduncle -m)

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On This Day … 26 May

May 26th, 2016 |

1827 – John Bell SINYARD was born 189 years ago in England to Joseph Sinyard and Ann BELL.  (3rd great-grandfather – p)

1882 – Anna KLEPACZYK was born 134 years ago in Michigan to John Klepaczyk & Mary KOZLAWSKI.

1912 – Alice HALLMAN was born 104 years ago in Metz, Michigan to Anthony Hallman & Clara SYZMANSKI.  (1st cousin 2x removed – p)

1937 – John BITTLES Jr. died 79 years ago in Chicago, Illinois at 61 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed – p)

1975 – Rita HINTZKE Jarzombek died 41 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 67 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

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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 … 22 January

January 22nd, 2016 |

1838 – Therese SCHULTE was born in Germany 178 years ago to Frank Schulte & Elisabeth FORTH.  (3rd great-grandaunt -m)

1854 – Marianna BOYKE was born in Putzig, Prussia 162 years ago to Franz Boyke & Elisabeth RESKE.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

1863 – Paul HAMMANG died in the Civil War in Stafford County, Virginia 153 years ago at 22 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1864 – Joseph LACHOVSKI Jr. was born in Germany 152 years ago to Joseph Lachovski & Elizabeth KUNATH.  (2nd great-granduncle -m)

1867 – John BITTLES was born in Lemont, Illinois 149 years ago to Samuel Bittles & Lydia HODGES.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

1879 – Louis GARLICK (24) married Maria PENDERGAST (23) in Will County, Illinois 137 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

1883 – Mary GARLICK was born  in Lemont, Illinois 133 years ago to Thomas Garlick & Eliza CLARK.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

1890 – Rose BROSSMAN was born in Wheatland, Illinois 126 years ago to Jeremiah Brossman & Mary DAVISON.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -p)

1892 – Cora OLDFIELD was born in Downers Grove, Illinois 124 years ago to Charles Oldfield & Rose SINYARD.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1916 – Eleanor SCHULTE (18) married Lloyd RENAUD (20) in Detroit, Michigan 100 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1924 – Julia DAVISON Found died 92 years ago in Chicago, Illinois at 59 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

1930 – Clarence MACK was born in Dupage, Illinois 86 years ago to Clarence Mack & Mabel OLDFIELD.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

1998 – Harry DURECKI died 18 years ago in Rogers City, Michigan at 74 years old.  (2nd cousin 1x removed -p)

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On This Day … 18 December

December 18th, 2015 |

1836 – Frank CHESNEY was born in Germany 179 years ago.

1837 – Louisa Schroeder was born in Germany 178 years ago.

1847 – Thomas BITTLES was born in Ireland 168 years ago to John Bittles & Elizabeth BROWN.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

1856 – Elisabeth DOMBROWSKY was born in Putzig, Prussia 159 years ago to Anton Dombrowsky & Constantia BOYKE.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

1879 – August HALLMAN was born in Metz, Michigan 136 years ago to Anton Hallman & Catharina KWART.  (great-granduncle -p)

1886 – Irene GARLICK was born in Joliet, Illinois 129 years ago to Joshua Garlick & Catherine HACKETT.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -p)

1889 – Adolph HOENINGHAUSEN (32) married Anna Myll (19) in Detroit, Michigan 126 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1903 – Eva BRADY was born in Logan, Kansas 112 years ago to Sherman Brady & Lillian JACKSON.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

1925 – Julia OSTROWSKI (17) married Arthur HERIG (27) in Detroit, Michigan 90 years ago.  (great-grandaunt -m)

1961 – Philip HAMMANG died 54 years ago in Fond du Lac, Wisconsin at 78 years old.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -m)

1990 – Johnny HINCKA died 25 years ago in Rogers City, Michigan at 73 years old.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

1999 – Hebert MOORE died 16 years ago when he was 76 years old.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

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On This Day … 10 December

December 10th, 2015 |

1847 – John BITTLES (26) married Elizabeth BROWN (25) in Ireland 168 years ago.  (3rd great-granduncle -p)

1908 – Walter GAMEL Jr. was born in Detroit, Michigan 107 years ago to Walter Gamel & Dora KESSLER.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

1938 – William KLEPACZYK died 77 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 70 years old.

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