On This Day … 4 May

May 4th, 2016 |

1878 – Francis WATSON was born in Odebolt, Iowa 138 years ago.  (wife of William SINYARD, 2nd great-granduncle – p)

1901 – Klem KESSLER was born in Detroit, Michigan 115 years ago to John Clem Kessler & Clara TAPERT.  (1st cousin 3x removed – m)

1903 – Raymond HUETTEMAN was born in Detroit, Michigan 113 years ago to Frank Huetteman Jr. & Rose SCHULTE.  (2nd cousin 3x removed – m)

1910 – August PRIEBA Jr. died 106 years ago in Eloise, Michigan when he was 25 years old.  (2nd cousin 3x removed – p)

1915 – Joseph DARGA died 101 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 74 years old.  (husband of Susanna HINCKA, 2nd great-grandaunt – p)

1921 – Martha HINTZKE died 95 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 17 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed – p)

1932 – Carrie HANSON Bentgen died 84 years ago in Cheboygan, Michigan at 62 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed – m)

1999 – Ruth HALL Oldfield died 17 years ago in Naperville, Illinois at 90 years old.  (wife of Jesse OLDFIELD, 1st cousin 3x removed – p)

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On This Day … 27 April

April 27th, 2016 |

1900 – Rosalia KWART was born in Detroit, Michigan 116 years ago to John Kwart Jr & Martha RICHARD.  (1st cousin 3x removed – p)

1901 – Anton DARGA was born in Posen, Michigan 115 years ago to Joseph Darga & Martha HINCKA.  (1st cousin 2x removed – p)

1916 – John BARNES II died 100 years ago in Illinois at 54 years old.

1919 – Albarose GAMEL was born in Colorado 97 years ago to Walter Gamel & Dora KESSLER.  (2nd cousin 2x removed – m)

1935 – John MCCARTY (24) married Charlotte URBANICK (23) in Detroit, Michigan 81 years ago.  (2nd cousin 2x removed – m)

1948 – Frank HEARTT died 68 years ago in Monticello, Indiana at 84 years old.  (husband of Eva SINYARD, 2nd great-grandaunt – p)

1980 – Theresa CHESNEY Goulet died 36 years ago in Bay City, Michigan at 91 years old.

1990 – Lillian HAMMER Honold died 26 years ago in Tawas City, Michigan at 74 years old.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

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On This Day … 23 April

April 23rd, 2016 |

1843 – Peter HAMMANG was born in Detroit, Michigan 173 years ago to Nicholas Hammang & Catharina ASCHMANN.  (1st cousin 4x removed – m)

1861 – Edward SINYARD died 155 years ago in Louth, England at 19 years old.  (3rd great-granduncle -p)

1871 – Peter HAMMANG (29) married Emma LAUDERBACH (29) in Fond du Lac, Wisconsin 145 years ago.  (1st cousin 4x removed – m)

1916 – Leonard CIESINSKI was born in Detroit, Michigan 100 years ago to Joseph Ciesinski & Pauline KOSAREK.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

1924 – Leonard DARGA was born in Presque Isle, Michigan 92 years ago to Joseph Darga & Martha HINCKA.  (1st cousin 2x removed – p)

1950 – Gertrude CIESINSKI Chapman died 66 years ago Detroit, Michigan at 38 years ago.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

1956 – Frances SOIK Hincka died 60 years ago in Posen, Michigan at 76 years old.  (wife of Joseph HINCKA, great-granduncle -p)

1966 – Alice CHESNEY Loebrich died 50 years ago in Midland, Michigan at 56 years old.

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On This Day … 10 April

April 10th, 2016 |

1850 – Juliana BARTEL was born in Germany 166 years ago.

1853 – Frank OSTROWSKI (24) married Anna KAMINSKA (27) in Prussia 163 years ago.  (3rd great-granduncle – m)

1886 – Joseph OSTROWSKI was born in Detroit, Michigan 130 years ago to John Ostrowski & Elisabeth LACHOVSKI.  (great-granduncle – m)

1901 – Martha BITTLES (24) married Henry JODA (24) in Cook County, Illinois 115 years ago.  (2nd cousin 3x removed – p)

1909 – Rosalia BOLDE Kwart died 107 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 74 years old.  (wife of John KWART, 3rd great-grandfather – p)

1914 – Amelia DARGA was born in Posen, Michigan 102 years ago to Joseph Darga & Martha HINCKA.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

1958 – Margaret HAMMANG Festler died 58 years ago at 94 years old.  (1st cousin 4x removed – m)

1997 – Albarose GAMEL Gotchey died 19 years ago in Colorado at 77 years old.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

1997 – Joseph HENSKI died 19 years ago in Alpena, Michigan at 54 years old.  (2nd cousin 1x removed -p)

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On This Day … 6 April

April 6th, 2016 |

1865 – Elisabeth SCHULTE Lennemann died 151 years ago in Westphalia, Michigan at 57 years old.  (4th great-grandaunt -m)

1872 – Elizabeth ESSERT was born in Hungary 144 years ago.

1906 – Joseph DARGA was born in Detroit, Michigan 110 years ago to August Darga & Celia KUPC.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

1982 – Frank HIRSCH died 34 years ago in Detroit, Michigan when he was 76 years old.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -m)

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On This Day … 2 April

April 2nd, 2016 |

1891 – Paul CHESNEY was born 125 years ago in Munger, Michigan to Frank Chesney & Maria BRUIER.

1896 – George MORAN was born in Chicago, Illinois 120 years ago to Henry Moran & Hannah BITTLES.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1928 – Magdelina RAASS Rischert died 88 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 82 years old.  (3rd great-grandaunt – m)

1936 – Stephen DARGA was born in Alpena, Michigan 80 years ago to Philip Darga & Martha HINCKA.  (2nd cousin 1x removed -p)

1955 – Elizabeth BARNES Button died 61 years ago in Joliet, Illinois at 59 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1971 – Rose BARTON Darga died 45 years ago in Alpena, Michigan at 62 years old.  (wife of Joseph DARGA Jr, 1st cousin 2x removed -p)

1991 – Elizabeth BOYKE Wichorek died 25 years ago in Dearborn, Michigan at 83 years old.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

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On This Day … 29 March

March 29th, 2016 |

1873 – The KLEPACZYK family arrived in New York aboard the S.S. Weser.

1880 – Hannah BITTLES (22) married William BROUILLET (26) in Lemont, Illinois 136 years ago.  (2nd great-grandaunt – p)

1917 – Edward BERGMANN was born in Detroit, Michigan 99 years ago to Henry Bergmann & Julia SOIK.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

1958 – Anna KESSLER Thomas died 58 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 82 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed – m)

1972 – Clara GRUBBA died 44 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 85 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed – m)

1978 – Joseph DARGA Jr. died 38 years ago in Alpena, Michigan at 70 years old.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

1986 – David HALLMAN died 30 years ago in Superior, Michigan at 69 years old.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

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