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 … 5 August

August 5th, 2016 |

BOOLS William – 1891, married Henrietta JESCHKE in Cook County, Illinois 125 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

DAVISON John – 1885, born in Chicago, Illinois 131 years ago to John Davison & Ann GARLICK.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

OLDFIELD Vanita – 1930, born in Downers Grove, Illinois 86 years ago to Jesse Oldfield & Ruth HALL.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

OSTROWSKI Eleanore – 1914, born in Detroit, Michigan 102 years ago to John Ostrowski & Frances KARSCHNIA.  (great-grandaunt -m)

PETERSON Joseph – 1999, died 17 years ago when he was 79 years old.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

REDER Rosalia – 1890, born in Monitor Twp, Michigan 126 years ago.  (wife of Frank CHESNEY Jr)

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On This Day … 29 July

July 29th, 2016 |

HIRSCH Joseph – 1913, born in Detroit, Michigan 103 years ago to John Hirsch & Elizabeth OSTROWSKI.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -m)

JANKOWSKI Irene – 1916, born in Owosso, Michigan 100 years ago to Stephen Jankowski & Mary KWART.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

OLDFIELD Gilbert – 1920, born in Downers Grove, Illinois 96 years ago to Charles Oldfield & Lily LARSON.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

OSTROWSKI August – 1887, born in Detroit, Michigan 129 years ago to John Ostrowski & Rosalia RINTZ.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -m)

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On This Day … 24 June

June 24th, 2016 |

1863 – Frank HEARTT was born in DuPage, Illinois 153 years ago.  (husband of Eva SINYARD, 2nd great-grandaunt -p)

1864 – John OSTROWSKI was born in Putzig, Prussia 152 years ago to Martin Ostrowski & Elizabeth KOLPE.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1890 – John SCHULTE (24) married Elizabeth WEBER (27) in Detroit, Michigan 126 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1894 – Mary MEYER was born in Hungary 122 years ago.  (wife of Frank SCHUMACHER)

1894 – John NEY was born in Hungary 122 years ago to Joseph Ney & Elizabeth SCHUMACHER.

1897 – Sister Angela (Therese) SCHULTE died 119 years ago in Baltimore, Maryland at 59 years old.  (3rd great-grandaunt -m)

1905 – Walter HINCKA was born 111 years ago in Presque Isle, Michigan to Anthony Hincka & Cecelia STRZELECKI.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

1920 – Russel KLINKHAMMER was born 96 years ago in Detroit, Michigan to Anthony Klinkhammer & Clementine KESSLER.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

1939 – Virgina SCHULTE (20) married Chester SMELSER (149) in Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan 77 years ago.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

1950 – Donald GIBSON (21) married Grace GARDNER (19) in Detroit, Michigan 66 years ago.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

1997 – Helen HALLMAN Shooshanian died 19 years ago when she was 74 years old.  (2nd cousin 1x removed -p)

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On This Day … 23 May

May 23rd, 2016 |

1859 – Mary KESSLER was born in Wisconsin 157 years ago to Christopher Kessler & Anna Mary ASCHMANN.  (2nd great-grandmother – m)

1898 – John OSTROWSKI (37) married Frances KARSCHNIA (18) in Detroit, Michigan 118 years ago.  (2nd great-grandfather – m)

1906 – John KESSLER (19) married Getrude WIRTH (20) in Ontario, Canada 110 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1929 – Alma HOENINGHAUSEN (42) married Harold HAMBLETON (30) in Erie, Pennsylvania 87 years ago.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -m)

1953 – John BALEJA died 63 years ago in Owosso, Michigan when he was 56 years old.  (husband of Rose KWART, 1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1974 – Donald TREFRY died 42 years ago in St. Clair Shores, Michigan at 76 years old.  (husband of Margarite SCHULTE, 1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1977 – Angelo OSTROWSKI died 39 years ago in Michigan (possibly Wayne County) when he was 41 years old.  (1st cousin 2x removed -m)

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On This Day … 18 May

May 18th, 2016 |

1875 – Franz HINCKA (25) married Dorothea DETTLOFF (29) in Detroit, Michigan 141 years ago.  (2nd great-grandparents – p)

1882 – Frank SINYARD (23) married Mary Ann BITTLES (17) in Lemont, Illinois 134 years ago.  (2nd great-grandparents – p)

1885 – John OSTROWSKI (24) married Elisabeth LACHOVSKI (18) in Detroit, Michigan 131 years ago.  (2nd great-grandparents – m)

1904 – Julia CHESNEY was born in Michigan 112 years ago to Joseph Chesney & Elizabeth UTTECH.

1919 – Virginia SCHULTE was born in Detroit, Michigan 97 years ago to Raymond Schulte & Marie WILLIAMS.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

1924 – Rita BONIKOWSKI was born in Detriot, Michigan 92 years to Joseph Bonikowski & Mary HINTZKE.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

1933 – Frank WITKOWSKI was born in Rogers City, Michigan 83 years ago to Frank Witkowski & Josephine HINCKA.  (2nd cousin 1x removed -p)

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On This Day … 25 April

April 25th, 2016 |

1805 – Frank SCHULTE was born in Deutmecke, Germany 211 years ago to Franz Schulte & Elisabeth RADEMACHER.  (4th great-grandfather – m)

1819 – Johannes ASCHMANN (22) married Maria Elisabeth KAYSER (21) in Kirchveischede, Germany 197 years ago.  (4th great-granduncle -m)

1909 – Anna HINCKA was born in Presque Isle, Michigan 107 years ago to Joseph Hincka & Frances SOIK.  (1st cousin 2x removed – p)

1916 – Elizabeth JOHNSON Garlick died 100 years ago in Lockport, Illinois at 32 years old.  (wife of Wright GARLICK, 1st cousin 4x removed – p)

1921 – Frances DARGA (18) married Frank MODRZYNSKI (23) in Posen, Michigan 95 years ago.  (1st cousin 2x removed – p)

1931 – Cecilia HALLMAN (16) married Joseph CHECKOWSKY (19) in Detroit, Michigan 85 years ago.  (great aunt -p)

1931 – Genevieve HINCKA was born in Presque Isle, Michigan 85 years ago to Anthony Hincka & Elizabeth ROMEL.  (2nd cousin 1x removed -p)

1931 – Frances KARSCHNIA (51) married Matthew SUSALLA (72) 85 years ago.  (wife of John OSTROWSKI, 2nd great-grandfather -m)

1936 – Helen KLINKHAMMER (21) married Herman MAYER (24) in Detroit, Michigan 80 years ago.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

1963 – Anthony SOIK Jr. died 53 years ago in Posen, Michigan at 74 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed – p)

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