Tag: St. Casimir Cemetery

Sympathy Saturday – Dorothea Dettloff Hincka

Dorothea Dettloff Hincka died of heart disease on December 12, 1898 at the youthful age of 51 years old.  She was born in Putzig, Prussia to Anton Dettloff and Constantia Klein and married in Detroit, Michigan to Frank Hincka.  She was a farmer’s wife and the mother of 4 children.  She rests unmarked in St. Casimir Cemetery in Posen, Presque Isle, Michigan.  (2nd great-grandmother)

If you have any information on her, or if you would like more information, please contact me!

Spotlight Sunday – Dorothea Dettloff

Name:  Dorothea Dettloff

Birthday:  August 25, 1845

Parents:  Anton Dettloff & Constantia Klein

Relationship:  Married to Frank Hincka, mother of 4 children

Hometown:  Putzig, West Prussia, Germany

Current Residence:  Posen, Presque Isle, Michigan

Education:  unable to read or write

Occupation:  farmer’s wife, mother

Death:  December 12, 1898

Cemetery:  St. Casimir Catholic Cemetery in Posen, Michigan

Relationship to me:  She is my 2nd Great-Grandmother