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 … 18 January

January 18th, 2016 |

1842 – John OSTROWSKI was born in Germany 174 years ago to Joseph Ostrowski & Constantia DREYER.  (1st cousin 4x removed -m)

1869 – Joseph SINYARD died 147 years ago in Lincolnshire, England at 77 years old.  (4th great-grandfather -p)

1870 – Anton HILDEBRANDT was born in Putzig, Prussia 146 years ago to Anton Hildebrandt & Marianna PRENA.  (1st cousin 4x removed -p)

1902 – Mary LINK was born in Bay City, Michigan 114 years ago to Joseph Link & Magdalena CHESNEY.

1914 – Adam KLEINER was born in Michigan 102 years ago to Anton Kleiner & Mary SENN.

1942 – William SINYARD died 74 years ago in Santa Cruz, California at 72 years old.  (2nd great-granduncle -p)

1982 – Betty STRATTON Russon died 34 years ago in Kalamazoo, Michigan at 58 years old.  (2nd cousin 2x removed -p)

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On This Day … 16 November

November 16th, 2015 |

1884 – Anna GOHR was born in Detroit, Michigan 131 years ago to Frank Gohr & Bridget ZIENTARSKI.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -p)

1921 – Joseph OSTROWSKI (26) married Helen SOBCZAK (25) in Detroit, Michigan 94 years ago.  (2nd cousin 3x removed -m)

1926 – John OSTROWSKI died 89 years ago in Detroit, Michigan at 65 years old.  (2nd great-grandfather -m)

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