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Joseph Szymczak
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Birth: Mar. 9, 1872, Poland
Death: Nov. 14, 1944
Cleveland
Cuyahoga County
Ohio, USA

Joseph Szymczak was the father to my Great-Aunt, Mary Szymczak Fox who was married to my Great-Uncle Joseph C. Fox of Cleveland. His death information notes that he was born in Poland on March 9, 1872, parents' names are not noted on his death certificate. He passed away at St. Alexis Hospital in Cleveland of Bilateral Bronchopneumonia at the age of 72 years, 8 months, 5 days. His address was listed as 8105 Pulaski Avenue, Cleveland, having lived in the USA '50 years'. According to the 1900 census record, Joseph immigrated to America in 1892. His occupation is listed as 'Retired'. The informant was Peter Shimshock, his son who changed the spelling of his own surname, same address.

Joseph Szymcza*, "United States Census, 1900
name: Joseph Szymcza*
titles & terms:
event: Census
event date: 1900
event place: ED 80 Precinct B Cleveland City Ward 19, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States
birth date: Mar 1873
birthplace: Poland Russ
relationship to head of household: Head
father's birthplace: Poland Russ
mother's birthplace: Poland Russ
race or color (standardized): White
gender: Male
marital status: Married
years married: 4
estimated marriage year: 1896
mother how many children:
number living children:
immigration year: 1892
page: 3
sheet letter: B
family number: 45
reference number: 58
film number: 1241254
digital folder number: 004117705
image number: 00842
Household Gender Age Birthplace
head Joseph Szymcza* M 27 Poland Russ
wife Lizzie Szymcza* F 21 Germany
daughter Stella Szymcza* F 1 Ohio

Citing this Record
"United States Census, 1900," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MMZ9-5TN : accessed 14 Feb 2013), Joseph Szymcza*, ED 80 Precinct B Cleveland City Ward 19, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States; citing sheet 3B, family 45, NARA microfilm publication T623, FHL microfilm 1241254.


Joseph Szymczak, "United States Census, 1910"

name: Joseph Szymczak
birthplace: Russia
relationship to head of household: Self
residence: Cleveland Ward 24, Cuyahoga, Ohio
marital status: Married
race : White
gender: Male
immigration year: 1883
father's birthplace: Russia
mother's birthplace: Russia
family number: 96
page number: 6
Household Gender Age Birthplace
self Joseph Szymczak M 36y Russia
wife Lizzie Szymczak F 30y Russia
dau Stella Szymczak F 11y Ohio
son Anton Szymczak M 8y Ohio
dau Helen Szymczak F 5y Ohio
dau Mary Szymczak F 3y Ohio

Citing this Record
"United States Census, 1910," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MLDY-K6D : accessed 14 Feb 2013), Joseph Szymczak, Cleveland Ward 24, Cuyahoga, Ohio; citing sheet 6A, family 96, NARA microfilm publication T624, FHL microfilm 1375188.

Joseph Szymczak, "United States Census, 1930"

name: Joseph Szymczak
event: Census
event date: 1930
event place: Cleveland (Districts 251-500), Cuyahoga, Ohio
gender: Male
age: 57
marital status: Married
race: White
birthplace: Poland
estimated birth year: 1873
immigration year: 1892
relationship to head of household: Head
father's birthplace: Poland
mother's birthplace: Poland
enumeration district number: 0389
family number: 50
sheet number and letter: 3A
line number: 24
nara publication: T626, roll 1775
film number: 2341509
digital folder number: 4638914
image number: 00181
Household Gender Age Birthplace
head Joseph Szymczak M 57 Poland
wife Lizzie Szymczak F 50 Poland
daughter Mary Szymczak F 23 Ohio
daughter Dorothy Szymczak F 15 Ohio
son Peter Szymczak M 10 Ohio

Citing this Record
"United States Census, 1930," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/X43L-9ZQ : accessed 14 Feb 2013), Joseph Szymczak, Cleveland (Districts 251-500), Cuyahoga, Ohio; citing enumeration district (ED) 0389, sheet 3A, family 50, NARA microfilm publication T626, roll 1775.



Joseph Szymczak
"Ohio, Deaths, 1908-1953"
Name: Joseph Szymczak
Titles and Terms:
Event Type: Death
Event Date: 14 Nov 1944
Event Place: Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio
Residence Place: Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio
Address: 8105 Pulaski Ave
Gender: Male
Age: 72
Marital Status: Married
Race: W
Occupation: Retired
Birth Date: 09 Mar 1873
Birthplace: Poland
Birth Year (Estimated): 1872
Burial Date: 17 Nov 1944
Burial Place:
Cemetery: Calvary Cemetery
Father's Name:
Father's Titles and Terms:
Father's Birthplace: Poland
Mother's Name:
Mother's Titles and Terms:
Mother's Birthplace: Poland
Spouse's Name:
Spouse's Titles and Terms:
File Number: fn 66859
GS Film number: 2032408
Digital Folder Number: 004057846
Image Number: 02105

Citing this Record

"Ohio, Deaths, 1908-1953," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/XZBS-9Z4 : accessed 22 Mar 2014), Joseph Szymczak, 14 Nov 1944; citing Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio, reference fn 66859; F

Their daughter Dorothy married Edward Derkacs:

Joseph Szymczak in entry for Edward Derkacs and Dorothy Szymczak, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-1994"
Name: Edward Derkacs
Titles and Terms: Mr
Event Type: Marriage
Event Date: 21 May 1938
Event Place: Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States
Age: 29
Birth Date:
Birth Year (Estimated): 1909
Birthplace:
Father's Name: John Derkacs
Father's Titles and Terms:
Mother's Name: Josephine Hospodar
Mother's Titles and Terms:
Spouse's Name: Dorothy Szymczak
Spouse's Titles and Terms: Miss
Spouse's Age: 23
Spouse's Birth Year (Estimated): 1915
Spouse's Birthplace:
Spouse's Father's Name: Joseph Szymczak
Spouse's Father's Titles and Terms:
Spouse's Mother's Name: Leokadia Brzezinska
Spouse's Mother's Titles and Terms:
Reference ID:
GS Film Number: 1902382
Digital Folder Number: 004731974
Image Number: 00273


 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Leocadia Szymczak (1879 - 1949)*
 
 Children:
  Joe Szymczak (1897 - 1897)*
  Anthony Szymczak (1901 - 1969)*
  Mary Agnes Szymczak Fox (1907 - 1984)*
  Peter P. Shimshock (1919 - 1991)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Calvary Cemetery
Cleveland
Cuyahoga County
Ohio, USA
Plot: Section 73,Lot 515-A, graves 1 &2
 
Created by: Helen
Record added: Mar 14, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 86741044
Joseph Szymczak
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Joseph Szymczak
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Joseph Szymczak
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