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Casimer Sosnowski
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Birth: Feb. 16, 1857
Kujawsko-Pomorskie, Poland
Death: May 14, 1936
Detroit
Wayne County
Michigan, USA

Casimer was born 16 Feb 1857 in Chomiaza, Szubin, Poland to parents Lorenz Sosnowski & Mathilda Pankowska. Brothers and sisters are unknown. On 18 May 1884 in Gąsawa, Kujawsko-Pomorskie, Poland, he was married to Franceska (Frances) Broska. Witnesses, Johann Mans & Ludwig Rutkowski. The wedding was in the Catholic parish Gåsawa/Gonsawa. They emigrated from Poland between 1885 & 1886, settling in Detroit, Michigan. Together they had five daughters, and adopted one granddaughter. Casimer was a Master Saddle Maker while in Poland. He continued this work after arriving in Detroit, from his garage. Grandchildren remember that although Casimer never owned a car in Detroit, his garage/worksite had hanging harnesses, leather, and silver. The death date listed is actually his interment date. The death date was likely May 11th or 12th, 1936. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Franciszka Broska Sosnowski (1862 - 1935)
 
 Children:
  Stanislawa Sosnowski Kaznowski (1885 - 1920)*
  Anna Sosnowski Paruszkiewicz (1887 - 1967)*
  Helena R. Sosnowski Tokarski (1889 - 1960)*
  Agnieszka Sosnowski Kaznowski (1893 - 1921)*
  Mary L. Sosnowski Kaznowski (1898 - 1983)*
  Celia Sosnowski (1903 - 1969)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Father
 
Note: Beside wife
 
Burial:
Mount Olivet Cemetery
Detroit
Wayne County
Michigan, USA
Plot: Section 16, Lot 5, Space 8
 
Created by: Linda Heckerthorn
Record added: Oct 21, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 99341894
Casimer Sosnowski
Added by: Linda Heckerthorn
 
Casimer Sosnowski
Added by: Linda Heckerthorn
 
Casimer Sosnowski
Added by: Linda Heckerthorn
 
 
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- Fred Heckerthorn
 Added: Jul. 18, 2013
 
 
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