Herman Family Photo Collection
Joseph and Katherine (Sosinski) Herman Family
Joseph Herman was born March, 1840 in
Wongrowitz, (Prussia) Poland and died December 31, 1901 in
Bronson, Branch, MI . He arrived in the USA on June
16,1871. His wife Katherine Sosinski, was born
in November 1841 near Wongrowitz (Prussia) Poland and died
in 1921 at Bronson, Branch, MI.
Joseph and Katharine arrived with 3 of their children, Michael (1865-1945) , George (1868) and Mary (1869). They had 6 more children in the United States. Their son Michael married Victoria Sikorski in (1867), they are my great grandparents. They lived in Matteson, MI. George Herman married Pearl Smoker (1875). They lived in Bronson and Matteson, MI. Mary Herman married Michael Wotta (1862) and they also lived in Matteson. The child in the photo is Magdalena born in 1887, who will marry Michael Wroblewski in South Bend May 15, 1905. Additional information on the Herman family in Michigan and Indiana may be found in the "Ladewski Papers" section of this site.
This history and photo courtesy of Mrs. Nancy Cone, the Great Great Granddaughter of Joseph Herman
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Started: Wednesday, December 26, 2007
Updated: Wednesday, December 26, 2007 03:02:14 PM