|Birth: ||1873, Austria|
birth year estimated.
The 1920 census (Feb. 10th) shows Michael (then age 47) living in Lorain, OH, with second wife Julia (33), and two children by 1st wife: Matilda (13) and Thomas (9)
occupation: steel plant worker
(1671?) E 36th St.
1910 census (May 6):
residence: 1562 E. 31st St., Sheffield Tws, Lorain Co.
Mike (husband) age 37 (self and parents born Slovak Hungary)
immigrated 1896 /works at steel mill / language: Slavish
Mary (wife) age 32 (self and parents born Slovak Hungary)
immigrated 1898 / language: Slavish
Pauline age 10 (born OH)
Margaret age 6
Mathilda age 4
Mike age 2
An immigrant from Austria-Hungary 1896. After wife Mary's death (at age 35), he ("Majk Repiski" on from death certif.)remarried and, according to daughter Pauline, eventually returned "to the old country".
Second wife: Julia
Mary is buried next to two of their children, Michael Thomas and Margaret Thomas (who along with their brother Thomas, had changed their last name).
Name listed elsewhere under other spellings,like Repitski, Repitsky, etc.
wife Mary's death certificate: "Repiczki"
An article in the Elyria Reporter, May 3, 1905, may concern Mike:
Lorain, O May 2 -
A brutal attempt to murder George and Michael Repitski, brothers, was made Tuesday, when the men were attacked by a gang of Italians. Michael Repitski was felled by a blow- from a heavy olub and and is in the hospital with a fractured skull, a broken jaw and a broken nose. His brother escaped with a fractured arm and hand contusions. The attack was the result of a neighborhood feud among the Italians.
Julia Repiczky (1887 - ____)
Maria Kosco Repiczky (1877 - 1912)
Pauline Elizabeth Repiczky Andrews (1900 - 1997)*
Margaret Repiczky Thomas (1904 - 1993)*
Matilda G Repiczky Helman (1906 - 1971)*
Michael Repiczky Thomas (1908 - 1972)*
Thomas M Repiczky Thomas (1911 - 1984)*
Specifically: probably in Europe
Created by: CypressGreen
Record added: Apr 08, 2011
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