Hello, This is my translation of the Polish/Latin language marriage record of Stanisław Deręgowski and Stanisława Mujta, from the St. Adalbert’s Parish, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA. Any errors are completely my own. St. Adalbert’s Parish, Miwaukee, No. 8 On August 13th, 1913, Stanisław Deręgowski, born on September 15, 1889, in Piotrków, gubernia Warszawa, Polonia Russia, the […]
Hello, I have transcribed the locations of the various residences in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, for some of the children of Michał and Jadwiga Krzymianoski nee Kicińska. This is their residence information, as taken from Wright’s Directory of Milwaukee 1907/08: 1907 Albert Krzymianowski (Wojciech Krzymianowski) – laborer, residence 868 Grant Street Ancestry.com. U.S. City Directories [database on-line]. […]
Hello, In my last post, I had noted the new collection that was unveiled online by UW-Milwaukee this weekend called Milwaukee Polonia: (http://uwm.edu/mkepolonia/). The collection contains photographs taken by Roman Kwasniewski from the early 1900s through the 1940s. There are over 32,000 photographs in the collection. This is an outstanding amount of material that can […]
Hello, I’d like to share information regarding a new online collection that will be unveiled this weekend at Milwaukee’s Polish fest. The collection is from UW-Milwaukee and includes photographs from Milwaukee’s Polish history. More information regarding the details of the collection can be found here. A direct link to the online collection can be found […]
For those of you that research your ancestry in Milwaukee, the death notice search on the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel website has been greatly reduced. I came across a post on the “Milwaukee – Family History & Genealogy Message Board” that details the search function issue. The post can be found here: Milwaukee Journal/Sentinel Historic Archive […]
Hello, I’d like to share an article that was posted on OnMilwaukee.com’s website (onmilwaukee.com). The article is about Milwaukee’s Kashubian population that lived on Jones Island. The article gives some history about Jones Island and the Kashubian region of Poland. Check it out: Kaszube’s Park marks an interesting past Here are some points to keep […]
Hello, Today I had the opportunity to attend the Milwaukee County Genealogical Society’s (MCGS) June meeting. I had planned to attend this meeting to share my interest in forming and leading a Polish Area Research Group through the MCGS. I was lucky enough to let the MCGS know about my interest before their deadline for […]
Hello, I would like to participate in Sunday’s daily blogging theme called, “Sunday’s Obituary”. Below, I have transcribed the obituary of Julia Pokwinski nee Wierzba (my Half Grand Aunt). The obituary was listed in the Milwaukee Journal on Monday, December 19, 1960. The obituary is as follows: Julia Pokwinski (December 19, 1960) POKWINSKI: Julia (nee […]
Hello, I would like to participate in Wednesday’s daily blogging theme called, “Weddings Wednesday”. I would like to share the Milwaukee County (Milwaukee, WI) Registration of Marriage of my 3rd great grand Aunt, Otylia Kobs and her husband Jan Malek. The details are as follows: On February 9, 1880, at St. Stanislaus Church, located in […]
Hello, I would like to participate in Sunday’s daily blogging theme called, “Sunday’s Obituary”. Below, I have transcribed the obituary of Paul Kobs (my 2nd great grand Uncle). The obituary was listed in the Milwaukee Journal on Thursday, March 7, 1963. The obituary is as follows: Obituary of Paul Kobs (March 7, 1963) Kobs: Paul, […]
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