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 … 20 April

April 20th, 2016 |

1853 – Members of the BITTLES family arrived in New York 163 years ago aboard the Screamer.

1908 – Margaret SINYARD (19) married Joseph BROWN (37) in Chicago, Illinois 108 years ago.  (great-grandaunt – p)

1909 – Joseph KUTTNY died 107 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 81 years old.  (3rd great-granduncle -m – possibly)

1917 – Casper STERN was born in Trenton, New Jersey 99 years ago to Andrew Stern & Magdalena SCHUMACHER.

1920 – Clara PIOSKOWSKI Liska died 96 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 29 years old.  (wife of Anton LISKA, 1st cousin 3x removed – p)

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On This Day … 29 February

February 28th, 2016 |

1896 – Charles BRADY was born in Logan, Kansas 120 years ago to Sherman Brady & Lillian JACKSON.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

1912 – Edward BROWN was born in Illinois 104 years ago to Joseph Brown & Margaret SINYARD.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

1920 – Sister Mary Julia CHESNEY died 96 years ago in Leland, Michigan at 33 years old.

1968 – Stanley GORLEWSKI died 48 years ago in Alpena, Michigan at 62 years old.  (husband of Bridgitt HINCKA, 1st cousin 2x removed -p)

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On This Day … 21 February

February 21st, 2016 |

1859 – Marianna HINCKA was born in Putzig, Prussia 157 years ago to Anton Hincka & Marianna HILDEBRANDT.  (2nd great-grandaunt -p)

1893 – Margaret BITTLES (26) married Edward RATHBONE (28) in Cook County, Illinois 123 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

1909 – Anthony HINCKA was born in Presque Isle, Michigan 107 years ago to Anthony Hincka & Cecelia STRZELECKI.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

1922 – Virginia BROWN was born in Lemont, Illinois 94 years ago to Joseph Brown & Margaret SINYARD.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

1929 – John PACHOLSKI died 87 years ago in Cook County, Illinois at 48 years old.  (husband of Mary Ann BITTLESSINYARD, 2nd great-grandmother -p)

1930 – Ida KESSLER Gibney died 86 years ago in Pontiac, Michigan at 44 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1987 – Earl BROWN died 29 years ago in Peoria, Illinois at 80 years old.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

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