On This Day … 21 May

May 21st, 2016 |

1904 – Mildred KESSLER was born in Detroit, Michigan 112 years ago to Edmund Kessler & Minnie BARNOSKY.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

1906 – Jesse OLDFIELD was born in Illinois 110 years ago to Charles Oldfield & Rose SINYARD.  (1st cousin 3x removed – p)

1913 – Robert REINHART died 103 years ago in Ypsilanti, Michigan at 72 years old.  (husband of Ida HOENINGHAUSEN, 2nd cousin 3x removed – m)

1926 – Mary KOLAR Bilkovsky died 90 years ago in Southfield, Michigan at 79 years old.

1946 – Mary JACKSON Stewart died 70 years ago in Atwood, Kansas at 65 years old.  (1st cousin 3x removed – p)

1983 – Irene SOCK Hallman died 33 years ago in San Bernardino, California at 73 years old.  (wife of Edward HALLMAN, 1st cousin 2x removed – p)

1990 – Joseph GRUBBA Jr. died 26 years ago in Macomb County, Michigan at 76 years old.  (2nd 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 … 17 February

February 17th, 2016 |

1880 – Anton DARGA was born  in Prussia 136 years ago to Joseph Darga & Susanna HINCKA.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1881 – Philomina HENGSTEBECK Kessler died 135 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 25 years old.  (wife of William KESSLER, 2nd great-granduncle -m)

1885 – Joseph GRUBBA was born in Detroit, Michigan 131 years ago to John Grubba & Marianna OSTROWSKI.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1890 – Joseph OSTROWSKI (22) married Marie REINHARDT (23) in Detroit, Michigan 126 years ago.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -m)

1894 – Rosalia PORZONDEK was born in Detroit, Michigan 122 years ago to Bernard Porzondek & Marianna HINCKA.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1905 – Richard THOMAS was born in Detroit, Michigan 111 years ago to Edward Thomas & Anna KESSLER.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

1932 – William BENTGEN died 84 years ago in Norwood Park, Illinois at 62 years old.  (husband of Carrie HANSON, 1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1936 – Emma RULHMAN Ostrowski died in Michigan 80 years ago at 42 year old.  (wife of Anthony OSTROWSKI, great-granduncle -m)

1954 – Mary Lotty GAWALECKI Hallman died 62 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 68 years old.  (wife of August HALLMAN, great-granduncle -p)

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On This Day … 6 November

November 6th, 2015 |

1873 – James Edward BITTLES was born in Lemont, Illinois 142 years ago to James Bittles & Margaret REID.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

1890 – Sarah KIRK was born in Chicago, Illinois 125 years ago to Patrick Kirk & Jane BITTLES.  (1st cousin 3x removed -p)

1898-  Leslie HOENINGHAUSEN was born in Detroit, Michigan 116 years ago to Adolph Hoeninghausen & Anna MYLL. (2nd cousin 3x removed -m)

1912 – Joseph GRUBBA (27) married Edith REICHMAN (30) in Detroit, Michigan 103 years ago.  (1st cousin 3x removed -m)

1948 – Rita BONIKOWSKI (24) married Carl PLONKA (23) in Detroit, Michigan 67 years ago.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -m)

1979 – Martha HINCKA Hopp died 36 years ago in Saginaw, Michigan at 78 years old.  (1st cousin 2x removed -p)

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