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Zigmund Albert Yerke

Scranton, Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 3 Jun 1957 (aged 62)
Scranton, Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial Unknown
Memorial ID 161000058 · View Source
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Born in Scranton, Zigmund appears in both the 1900 census (age 5) and 1910 census (age 15) with his parents in Scranton. In 1910 he was listed as a baker.

Around 1914 he married Emily Keisel from Scanton. They would have a daughter Amelia (1914) and son Albert (1916).

In the 1920 census Zigmund is in Scranton wish his wife and children where he was working at a lumber yard. He was listed as 25 years old.

Before the next census Zigmund and Emily would have two more children, sons Kenneth (1926) and Robert (1928).

In the 1930 census he is in Scranton at age 35 working in a button mill. He is with his wife and four children.

In the 1940 census, now 46, he is with his wife and three children as eldest son Albert had married.

Zigmund was 62 years old at the time of his death. It is unknown where he is buried.

Bio by Mark Percival

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  • Created by: Mark Percival
  • Added: 13 Apr 2016
  • Find A Grave Memorial 161000058
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